November Summary |
Even though November was a short month due to our Fall Break, we sure packed a lot in! Here are the highlights...
-magazine sales in support of a variety of activities for our students
-magic E man stopped by our grade 1 classrooms --> check out some of the pictures here
-Remembrance Day assembly --> photo album here
-volleyball wind up for both boys and girls team (was a game against the teachers...tons of fun!) --> another photo album here
-report cards went home
-parent teacher interviews
-annual book fair -- we appreciate the support and love that this means our students are getting new books!
-CCB (complimentary courses started) for grades 7 and 8
-basketball practices for both boys and girls teams started
-Olds Grizzlies hockey team stopped by and gave students tickets to a home game
-PJ Day for United Way -- $515 was raised! United Way is funding our Nutrition for Learning Snack program for the next 3 years and this was our way of saying thanks
-kicked off our "Ready, Set, Give a Goat" project to collect coins to purchase goats for families overseas (deadline for donations is Dec. 8th)
-Grade 6-8 Academic Awards -- so great to celebrate our students' accomplishments!
-Spelling Bee -- and our top 3 spellers were from grades 4, 5 and 6
-Terry Leslie stopped by our grade 6 classrooms to talk about local government
And now we move into the last month of 2016! Plans are underway for a variety of events to help celebrate the holiday season...all while continuing to focus on helping our students improve as learners.