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Jump Rope for Heart 2018

Thank y0u so much for all those who participated in Jump Rope for Heart.  This year our school raised $13,775!!!  Here are a couple of pictures from the day:


Catholic School Council update

A huge thank you to our Catholic School Council that worked so hard to ensure yet another successful Carnival and BBQ.  Mother Nature did not give us the best weather however many smiles were spotted on Thursday evening at the school.  Thank you to the many volunteers who came out to help and donated cakes!  We also wanted to thank the CSC for a great year.  You work hard to ensure that we have a great school community and we truly appreciate all the work you do.  Please note as well that the scheduled meeting for Thursday, June 21st has been cancelled.  It is such a busy time of year –  enjoy the summer and we will see you again in September!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Summer Reading BINGO

Summer is a great time to curl up with a book and relax.  Here is a Summer Reading Bingo to keep reading interest high.  Print off a copy and cross off the ones you complete.  Can you get a full card?


White Pine Tree Planting

Our Kindergarten classrooms were gifted  white pine tree saplings! Ontario adopted the white pine as an official provincial symbol on May 1, 1984. Found throughout Ontario, it is the tallest tree in the province and can live over 250 years.

Yesterday our Kindergarten classes planted these saplings. They will remain a symbol of our classroom community for years to come. The tree will continue to be nurtured by the Kindergarten students as they travel along their school journey, growing older and taller, just as the trees do.

 

Check out our Facebook page for more pictures!


Mabel’s Labels

If any of you have ever seen our Lost and Found Table you will understand why Catholic School Council has set up an account with Mable’s Labels.     We want  to ensure your children bring home all their belongings.  If you are interested in purchasing  individualized labels  to mark items please visit Mabel’s Labels and click on the Support a Fundraiser button.   Click here to go the the website  – select St Gregory from the Dropdown list of schools/organizations (it my take a minute for the list to load).

This fundraiser will continue indefinitely so you can order online, anytime.

Thank you for your support.

 

 


Thank you Mrs. Yee and Mrs. Wattie!!

Thank you to both Mrs. Yee and Mrs. Wattie for all your time and energy helping our school get ready for the Metis Art Gallery!  Your time and patience were very much appreciated.  Thank you so much!


Jump Rope for Heart Itinerary

Grade 1 -3 – outside 10:15 – 11:15 am

Kindergarten – outside 1:00 – 2:00 pm

Also a reminder to return all collection envelopes to the school by Friday, May 11th.  Thank you!


Before School Reading Program

Our school year is winding down, and as such, The Before School Reading Program will end.  The last week it will run will be May 14-18th.  We hope you and your child have enjoyed this program and we encourage you to continue to read and play letter games daily with your child to support the continued development of reading skills.


Thursday May 3 – 6 PM Carnival Planning Committee Meeting

St Gregory will be hosting the Carnival on June 14. This is a great event that is a  huge undertaking and we rely on parent volunteers.   Our next planning meeting is Thursday  May 3 – 6 PM .  We can’t do this without your help.   If you can spare a bit of time to join our committee we would love to have you help us for our biggest event.  Please join us this Thursday for the planning meeting.

 

 


Happy Secretary Day

Today we are celebrating Secretary’s Day at St. Gregory … and we have lots to celebrate!

We are blessed to have two highly skilled, caring and fun ladies “manning” our front office (pun intended) – Mrs. H. and Mrs. M.

Each and every day they go above and beyond and we appreciate everything they do.

Now you might not know exactly what they do so we thought we would clear up any confusion and have a few of our students shed some light on their job description!

Click here for the Special Secretary’s Day video!


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