Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014 – Day 6

PARENT TEACHER INTERVIEWS:

  • Parent teacher interviews will be taking place tonight, Thursday, from 3:00 – 7:00 and tomorrow Friday 9:00 – 3:00. There will be no school tomorrow for students.

Sports:

  • The first tryout for the boys A basketball team is now moved to Friday, 1:00 – 2:15.

Miscellaneous:

  • Birchwood Gives Back…The food bank has been a major contributor to the Birchwood Christmas Miracle. Please donate a non-perishable food items to our Birchwood Gives Back to the Food Bank Drive.  Donations can be given to homeroom teachers or dropped off in the office. Thanks for your support!

Music:

  • Instruments must go home today for weekend practice. Marks will be deducted for those who leave them at school.

Cafeteria:

  • Today’s Special: Shepard’s pie with mashed potato, vegetable & biscuit $5:00, $5:45 with milk.

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014 – Day 5

Sports:

  • The first tryout for the boys A basketball team is now moved to Friday, 1:00 – 2:15.
  • Badminton club will start tonight, , 6:00 pm – 8 pm. There will be a one time charge of $2.00.
  • Four students from Birchwood have been accepted for the  “ISLAND STORM 6th MAN PROGRAM”..
    Ben Crosby –  Gr. 7
    Vivek Mandal –  Gr. 8
    Ivan Villavicencio – Gr. 7
    Cameron Gordon – Gr. 8
    These boys will begin work with the Island Storm Basketball team this Thursday, Nov. 5th at the Storm’s home opener.  Good Luck to them as they take on this new responsibility !!

Miscellaneous:

  • Take your kid to work day is today, Wednesday, Nov. 5. There are activities at the school for those students who could not get a work placement.

Music:

  • Grade 7 band meets today at 12 noon.

Cafeteria:

  • Today’s Special: Hot Meatball sub with salad, or  Mac & cheese, $5:00, $5:45 with milk.

Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014 – Day 4

Sports:

  • Badminton club will start tomorrow night, Wednesday November 5th, 6:00 pm – 8 pm. There will be a one time charge of $2.00.
  • The first tryout for the boys A basketball team will be on Thursday, Nov. 6th.
  • Four students from Birchwood have been accepted for the  “ISLAND STORM 6th MAN PROGRAM”..
    Ben Crosby –  Gr. 7
    Vivek Mandal –  Gr. 8
    Ivan Villavicencio – Gr. 7
    Cameron Gordon – Gr. 8
    These boys will begin work with the Island Storm Basketball team this Thursday, Nov. 5th at the Storm’s home opener.  Good Luck to them as they take on this new responsibility !!

Miscellaneous:

  • Take your kid to work day is tomorrow, Wednesday, Nov. 5. Forms must be filled out and returned to Sue Betts. There will be activities at the school for those students who could not get a work placement.
  • After school program today in the apartment from 2:45 – 4:00.

Cafeteria:

  • Today’s Special: Mac & cheese with Caesar salad, garlic bread, $5:00, $5:45 with milk.

Whisperwood Villa

Tomorrow, there will be 2 classes leaving the school at 12:50 to carry hand written letters to war veterans of Whisperwood Villa. Students will be presenting a candlelight vigil, one similar to the first one held by the children of the Netherlands after WWII. Veterans will also be presented with certificates to honour and recognize their works, and they will have time to mingle with the students. Students will be returning around 2:00.

Monday, Nov. 3, 2014 – Day 3

Sports:

  • Badminton club will start next week, Wednesday November 5th, 6:00 pm – 8 pm. There will be a one time charge of $2.00.
  • The first tryout for the boys A basketball team will be on Thursday, Nov. 6th.

Miscellaneous:

  • Take your kid to work day is next Wednesday, Nov. 5. Forms must be filled out and returned to Sue Betts.

Music:

  • Grade 9 band meets tomorrow morning at 7:45.

Cafeteria:

  • Today’s Special: Big burger, baked fries, $5:00, $5:45 with milk.