PEI Home & School Semi-Annual

The PEIHSF is having their Semi-Annual meeting on October 25, from 6:30 – 8:00. The Birchwood Home & School is looking for 5 parents to attend. Supper will be provided and the Birchwood Home & School will pay for that.

You will have an opportunity to meet:

  • TONY GERACI, Cafeteria Man – Anthony (Tony) Geraci is a chef and Food Service Consultant. He is the former Director of Food and Nutrition for Con-Val School District, Baltimore City Public Schools, Memphis City and Shelby County Public Schools. During his time in Baltimore, Tony worked with local food service directors to transform the way school breakfast and lunch programs were sourced, prepared and delivered. The film “Cafeteria Man” is the story of Tony’s quest to bring healthy, nutritious food to thousands of school children.
  • SUSAN ROBERTS, Asset Based Community Development – Susan Roberts is a Prince Edward Islander by birth. She has a Master of Education and is a Registered Dietitian. Over the last 15 years, Susan has focused her energy on asset-based community development, building sustainable food systems and advocating for food sovereignty in Canada and Alberta.
  • TAMMY HUBLEY-LITTLE, Director, Leadership and Learning – Tammy Hubley-Little comes from the former English Language School Board where she was Director of Curriculum Delivery.  She holds a BSc from UPEI, and a Master’s of Education degree in Counselling and a Doctorate in Education from Durham University in England. Tammy’s teaching experience extends from Norway to England and back to Prince Edward Island. She has been a sessional lecturer at UPEI in the areas of Literacy and Assessment. Tammy is now the Director of Leadership and Learning in the Department of Education, Early Learning and Culture.

Contact Erin Costello at edcostello@edu.pe.ca

PEIHSF Semi-Annual Meeting

Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016 – Day 6

Sports:

  • Intramurals: Open Gym
  • Boys soccer team had a big win yesterday 5-2. Chad Stewart was solid in nets. Amina scored an amazing 5 goals! It was our best team effort so far!
  • Good luck to our Boys & Girls soccer teams as they will play a zone playoff game at home tomorrow at 4:00. Come out and support your Cobras!

Music:

  • Grade 7 band today at lunch.

Miscellaneous: 

  • Student Council meeting today at lunch in Mr. Murphy’s room.
  • The Zen Zone is open today.

Cafeteria:

  • Monday: Spaghetti & meat sauce with Caesar salad & garlic stick.
  • Tuesday: Soft taco with rice & corn.
  • Wednesday:Sweet & sour meatballs with rice.
  • Thursday: Lasagna with Caesar salad & garlic stick.
  • Friday: Chicken Quesadilla with rice & salad.

Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016 – Day 5

Sports:

  • Intramurals: Open Gym
  • Good luck to our soccer and volleyball teams today as they all play games today at home. Come out and support your cobras.

Music:

  • Grade 7 band tomorrow at lunch.

Miscellaneous: 

  • There will be an outdoor adventure club meeting today at 12:10 in Mr. Dohoo’s room 225. It is important for all students particpating in this Thursday’s hike to attend.
  • The Zen Zone is open today.

Cafeteria:

  • Monday: Spaghetti & meat sauce with Caesar salad & garlic stick.
  • Tuesday: Soft taco with rice & corn.
  • Wednesday:Sweet & sour meatballs with rice.
  • Thursday: Lasagna with Caesar salad & garlic stick.
  • Friday: Chicken Quesadilla with rice & salad.

Monday, Oct. 17, 2016 – Day 4

Sports:

  • Intramurals: Open Gym
  • Boy & girls soccer teams both practice today.
  • Girls volleyball team practices today
  • Good luck to our soccer and volleyball teams tomorrow as they all play games.

Music:

  • Grade 8/9 band tomorrow morning.

Miscellaneous: 

Cafeteria:

  • Monday: Spaghetti & meat sauce with Caesar salad & garlic stick.
  • Tuesday: Soft taco with rice & corn.
  • Wednesday:Sweet & sour meatballs with rice.
  • Thursday: Lasagna with Caesar salad & garlic stick.
  • Friday: Chicken Quesadilla with rice & salad.

Friday, Oct. 14, 2016 – Day 3

Sports:

  • Intramurals: Open Gym
  • Girls Volleyball travel to Stonepark to play today after school.
  • Boys soccer practice on Monday. Very important for all players to attend.
  • Good luck to our girls volleyball team this weekend as they take part in the Kevin Campbell volleyball tournament.

Music:

Miscellaneous: 

  • Order your yearbook today and get entered to win a GOPRO Camera. Click Here

Cafeteria:

  • Monday: no school
  • Tuesday: Mac & Cheese with garlic stick & salad.
  • Wednesday:Fresh burger with your choice of toppings, mashed potato & salad.
  • Thursday: Chicken burger with mashed potato & salad.
  • Friday: Baked fish or chicken nuggets with mashed potato.

Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016 – Day 2

Sports:

  • Intramurals: Open Gym
  • Girls Volleyball travel to Stonepark to play today after school.
  • Girls Soccer practice today after school. They play QC next Tuesday in the regular season final. A win will clinch 1st place.
  • Cross-country runners please see Mr. Brioux to collect information sheet regarding the provincial meet in Mill River on Saturday.
  • Outdoor club students taking part in today’s activity are to meet in the cafeteria immediately after school. Drives will depart at 3:00.

Music:

Miscellaneous: 

  • Order your yearbook today and get entered to win a GOPRO Camera. Click Here

Cafeteria:

  • Monday: no school
  • Tuesday: Mac & Cheese with garlic stick & salad.
  • Wednesday:Fresh burger with your choice of toppings, mashed potato & salad.
  • Thursday: Chicken burger with mashed potato & salad.
  • Friday: Baked fish or chicken nuggets with mashed potato.

Yearbook Contest – Win a GOPRO

Student Graduation & Transition Planning

When you think about helping your child along his or her career path, it might help to imagine you are planning a trip — after all, this will be a journey! Your child can explore the answers to help them with their career journey!

Check our School website Here for the Student Graduation & Transition Planning newsletters

My Plan: A Guide for Prince Edward Island Secondary Students can be found at myplanpei (password: myplan). My Plan is designed to support students in developing the knowledge and skills required to make informed choices. It helps student move through the career development process as they relate their interests and skills, support networks, and labour market information to post secondary education and training, financial planning, and career opportunities.

Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016 – Day 6

Sports:

  • Intramurals: Open Gym
  • Girls Volleyball  host Stonepark today in our gym.
  • Girls Soccer team play Gulf Shore today at home, 4:15.

Music:

  • Grade 7 band Wednesday at lunch.

Miscellaneous: 

  • There will be a Yearbook Committee meeting today, Tuesday, in room 310 at 12:10 for any Grade 7, 8, or 9 students interested.
  • Student council meeting today at 12:10 in Mr. Brioux’s room.
  • Any students interested in joining Birchwood Hockey Academy, there will be a short meeting tomorrow, Wednesday, during lunch.
  • The Zen Zone is open today at lunch in the Art room.

Cafeteria:

  • Monday: no school
  • Tuesday: Mac & Cheese with garlic stick & salad.
  • Wednesday:Fresh burger with your choice of toppings, mashed potato & salad.
  • Thursday: Chicken burger with mashed potato & salad.
  • Friday: Baked fish or chicken nuggets with mashed potato.