Thursday, April 16, 2015 – Day 1

EASTER SEALS :

Seeking Volunteers for Easter Seals Fundraiser

Birchwood Home and School will be selling tickets for a spring basket outdoors at the Farmers Market on Belvedere Avenue this Saturday, April 17, from 9:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m..  All funds raised will be donated to Easter Seals.  If anyone is interested in donating an hour (or even a half hour!) of their time to help, please contact the school, or email one of our co-chairs, Karen Rose, at karenannrose@gmail.com.  Thank you!  

Sports:

  • Badminton intramurals at lunch in the gym today.
  • Badminton practice after school today 3pm-4pm.

Miscellaneous:

  • Congrats to Cameron Gordon for taking the Polar Plunge in support of Special Olympics!!

Music:

  • Permission forms are due for Birchwood Concert Band.

Cafeteria: 

  • Thursday: Chicken Stir Fry & Rice, $5:00, $5:45 with milk.
  • Friday: Baked Fish with mashed potato and veg, $5.00, $5.45 with milk.

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 – Day 6

Sports:

  • Badminton intramurals at lunch in the gym today.
  • Congratulations to the Birchwood Badminton team for a great performance at the zone meet!
  • Good luck to Daisy Hayward, Noah Duckworth and Luke Chen as they move on to provincials.

Miscellaneous:

  • Meeting Today in the cafeteria at lunch for anyone in grade 9 about Semi.
  • Congrats to Cameron Gordon for taking the Polar Plunge in support of Special Olympics!!

Music:

  • Grade 7 band meets today at 12 noon for rehearsal. Please make sure  you are one time.
  • Birchwood Concert Band meets tomorrow morning at 7:45am. Please be on time.
  • Permission forms are due for grade 7 band and Birchwood Concert Band.

Cafeteria: 

  • Wednesday: Build Your Own Sub Day, $5.00, $5:45 with milk.
  • Thursday: Chicken Stir Fry & Rice, $5:00, $5:45 with milk.
  • Friday: Baked Fish with mashed potato and veg, $5.00, $5.45 with milk.

Tuesday, April 14, 2015 – Day 5

Sports:

  • Badminton intramurals at lunch in the gym today.
  • Congratulations to all badminton players as they represented Birchwood at the zone meet!
  • Good luck to: Luke Chen, Noah Duckworth, Daisy Hayward & Jordan Khan as they play in the ZONE finals today after school. Come out and support your friends.

Miscellaneous:

  • Meeting Wednesday in the cafeteria at lunch for anyone in grade 9 about Semi.
  • Congrats to Cameron Gordon for taking the Polar Plunge in support of Special Olympics!!

Music:

  • Grade 7 band meets tomorrow at noon.
  • Permission forms are due for grade 7 band and Birchwood Concert Band.

Cafeteria: 

  • Tuesday: Sweet & sour chicken with rice & egg roll $5:00, $5:45 with milk.
  • Wednesday: Build Your Own Sub Day, $5.00, $5:45 with milk.
  • Thursday: Chicken Stir Fry & Rice, $5:00, $5:45 with milk.
  • Friday: Baked Fish with mashed potato and veg, $5.00, $5.45 with milk.

Monday, April 13, 2015 – Day 4

Sports:

  • Badminton intramurals at lunch in the gym today.
  • No Basketball after school today due to the Zone Badminton Singles. Good Luck at all players!
  • Badminton players are asked to meet Mr.MacVicar in the gym at break this morning.

Miscellaneous:

  • Can Student Council please meet in Mr.Brioux’s room at 12:10 for a short meeting.
  • The Grad Pictures ordered need to be returned to Deborah by noon on Tuesday. She will be sending in the orders tomorrow.

Music:

  • Birchwood Concert Band meets at 7:45 tomorrow morning.
  • Permission forms for beginning band day and the band trip to Halifax are due. Money is also due for students who have not paid the second installment for the band trip.

Cafeteria: 

  • Monday: Mac & Cheese, salad & garlic bread, $5:00, $5:45 with milk.
  • Tuesday: Sweet & sour chicken with rice & egg roll $5:00, $5:45 with milk.
  • Wednesday: Build Your Own Sub Day, $5.00, $5:45 with milk.
  • Thursday: Hot Chicken with mashed potato & veg, $5:00, $5:45 with milk.
  • Friday: Baked Fish with mashed potato and veg, $5.00, $5.45 with milk.

Friday, April 10, 2015 – Day 3

Sports:

  • Congratulations to the Birchwood badminton team! Our players represented well with a 2nd, 3rd, and 4th place finish at zone!
  • 4th Midget Boys- Josh & Jordan 3rd- Daisy & Katie and 2nd-Luke & Noah

Miscellaneous:

  • Yearbooks will go on sale on Monday. Miss Betts will be in the lobby at lunch time to take your order. The cost of the book is $30.00. If you want to put a down payment of $5.00 and pay the rest later, that is fine. Bring your money and get a yearbook!!
  • Cake Auction today in support of Jacob and the Easter Seals campaign.
  • 7-3 is selling tickets on an exciting Spring Basket in support of Jacob and Easter Seals. We would love for everyone to get a ticket during break and lunch in the lobby. Tickets are $1 each. There will be 200 tickets sold.
  • Change For Change jars are now in all Homerooms. In support of Easter Seals students are asked to donate any spare change they may have after lunch. The class who is able to raise the most money will receive a prize!
  • Lets support Easter Seals! Congrats Jacob!!!!
  • Happy 25th Birthday today to Mrs.MacKinnon from all staff and students! Have a great day and weekend 🙂 !!!

Music:

  • Margaret Oxford, Daniel Turnball, Jessica Carmichael and Emilie Blagdon please be in the band room at 12:15 toady for rehearsal.
  • Permission forms for the Grade 7 trip so Summerside for beginner band days must be passed in to Mr.Langille.

Cafeteria: 

  • Friday: Baked Fish with Mashed Potato, Veg & Gravy, $5.00, $5.45 with milk.

Thursday, April 9, 2015 – Day 2

Sports:

  • Badminton intramurals at lunch in the gym today.
  • Good Luck to the Birchwood Badminton Team as they play in the zone meet today!!
  • All Badminton Team Members please meet in the gym at Break.

Miscellaneous:

  • Yearbooks will go on sale on Monday. Miss Betts will be in the lobby at lunch time to take your order. The cost of the book is $30.00. If you want to put a down payment of $5.00 and pay the rest later, that is fine. Bring your money and get a yearbook!!
  • Cake Auction this Friday April 10th in support of Jacob and the Easter Seals campaign.
  • 7-3 is selling tickets on an exciting Spring Basket in support of Jacob and Easter Seals. We would love for everyone to get a ticket during break and lunch in the lobby. Tickets are $1 each. There will be 200 tickets sold.
  • Change For Change jars are now in all Homerooms. In support of Easter Seals students are asked to donate any spare change they may have after lunch. The class who is able to raise the most money will receive a prize!
  • Lets support Easter Seals! Congrats Jacob!!!!

Music:

  • Birchwood Concert Band meets at 12pm today.
  • Permission forms are due for grade 7 band and Birchwood Concert Band ASAP.
  • Money is due for Birchwood Concert Band trip.

Cafeteria: 

  • Thursday: Mac & Cheese with Salad and Garlic Bread, $5.00, $5.45 with milk.
  • Friday: Baked Fish with Mashed Potato, Veg & Gravy, $5.00, $5.45 with milk.

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 – Day 1

Sports:

  • Badminton intramurals at lunch in the gym today.
  • Basketball Spring League today after school from 3pm-4:30pm.
  • Badminton Practice today 6pm-7:30pm.

Miscellaneous:

  • Yearbooks will go on sale on Monday. Miss Betts will be in the lobby at lunch time to take your order. The cost of the book is $30.00. If you want to put a down payment of $5.00 and pay the rest later, that is fine. Bring your money and get a yearbook!!
  • Cake Auction this Friday April 10th in support of Jacob and the Easter Seals campaign.
  • 7-3 is selling tickets on an exciting Spring Basket in support of Jacob and Easter Seals. We would love for everyone to get a ticket during break and lunch in the lobby. Tickets are $1 each. There will be 200 tickets sold.
  • Change For Change jars are now in all Homerooms. In support of Easter Seals students are asked to donate any spare change they may have after lunch. The class who is able to raise the most money will receive a prize!
  • Lets support Easter Seals! Congrats Jacob!!!!

Music:

  • Grade 7 Band meets today at noon.
  • Birchwood Concert Band meets at noon tomorrow.

Cafeteria: 

  • Wednesday: Build Your Own Burger OR Sub Day, Sm $3.50, Lg $5:00, $5.00
  • Thursday: Mac & Cheese with Salad and Garlic Bread, $5.00, $5.45 with milk.
  • Friday: Baked Fish with Mashed Potato, Veg & Gravy, $5.00, $5.45 with milk.

Tuesday, April 7, 2015 – Day 6

Sports:

  • Badminton intramurals at lunch in the gym today.
  • Badminton Team Practice today after school from 3pm-4:30pm.

Miscellaneous:

  • Yearbooks will go on sale on Monday. Miss Betts will be in the lobby at lunch time to take your order. The cost of the book is $30.00. If you want to put a down payment of $5.00 and pay the rest later, that is fine. Bring your money and get a yearbook!!
  • A number of yearbook photos will be taken today. They are all listed in the office window. These teams/clubs will be called down as needed. It should not take very long for each shot. We apologize in advance for any disruption this may cause. 
  • Cake Auction this Friday April 10th in support of Jacob and Easter Seals campaign.
  • All student council meet in Mr.Brioux’s room at lunch today!!
  • 7-3 is selling tickets on an exciting Spring Basket in support of Jacob and Easter Seals. We would love for everyone to get a ticket during break and lunch in the lobby. Tickets are $1 each. There will be 200 tickets sold. Lets support Easter Seals! Congrats Jacob!!!!

Music:

  • Birchwood Concert Band low brass sectional at 12:15 today.
  • Grade 7 Band meets tomorrow at noon.

Cafeteria: 

  • Tuesday: Sweet & Sour Chicken with Rice & Egg Roll $5:00, $5:45 with Milk.
  • Wednesday: Build Your Own Burger OR Sub Day, Sm $3.50, Lg $5:00, $5.00
  • Thursday: Mac & Cheese with Salad and Garlic Bread, $5.00, $5.45 with milk.
  • Friday: Baked Fish with Mashed Potato, Veg & Gravy, $5.00, $5.45 with milk.

Thursday, April 2, 2015 – Day 5

Sports:

  • Badminton intramurals at lunch in the gym today.
  • Good luck to all Birchwood Wrestlers as they travel to Gulf Shore today for the zone wrestling meet.
  • Badminton Team will practice after school 3pm-4:30pm.

Miscellaneous:

  • Yearbooks will go on sale on Monday. Miss Betts will be in the lobby at lunch time to take your order. The cost of the book is $30.00. If you want to put a down payment of $5.00 and pay the rest later, that is fine. Bring your money and get a yearbook!!
  • Grade 9 Yearbook Quotes are due today. Please give them to the class Rep:
  • 9-1- Katie Hunter
  • 9-2- Tegan Misener
  • 9-3- Emilie Blagdon
  • 9-4- Max Arsenault
  • Class Reps need to type these up and email the document to Ms. MacPherson.
  • April 8th-Grad Retakes.
  • The library will not be open for students at lunch today due to Grade 9 Registration.
  • Also, there will not be homework club today.

Music:

  • Birchwood Concert Band meets today at noon.

Cafeteria: 

  • Thursday: Lasagna with Salad & Garlic Bread, $5.00, $5.45 with milk.
  • Good Friday: No School 

Wednesday, April 1, 2015 – Day 4

Sports:

  • Badminton intramurals at lunch in the gym today.
  • Spring League Basketball after school today 3pm-4:30pm.
  • Badminton Club tonight at Birchwood 6pm-7pm.

Miscellaneous:

  • Yearbooks will go on sale on Monday. Miss Betts will be in the lobby at lunch time to take your order. The cost of the book is $30.00. If you want to put a down payment of $5.00 and pay the rest later, that is fine. Bring your money and get a yearbook!!
  • Grade 9 Yearbook Quotes are due today. Please give them to the class Rep:
  • 9-1- Katie Hunter
  • 9-2- Tegan Misener
  • 9-3- Emilie Blagdon
  • 9-4- Max Arsenault
  • Class Reps need to type these up and email the document to Ms. MacPherson.
  • April 8th-Grad Retakes.

Music:

  • Grade 7 Band at lunch today.
  • Birchwood Concert Band meets tomorrow at noon.

Cafeteria: 

  • Wednesday: Sub & Salad, $5:00, $5:45 with milk.
  • Thursday: Meatloaf with Mashed Potato & Veg, $5.00, $5.45 with milk.
  • Good Friday: No School