Friday, Sept. 20, 2019 – Day 5

Upcoming Dates:

  • Sept.25 – Home & School meeting 6:30 at Birchwood
  • Sept 26 – Terry Fox Run will be held in the afternoon. Details below:
    • Fry truck and freezies 2.00$. Students must pre-order and HR teachers will record who has paid.
    • Pledges were sent home Yesterday, Thursday Sept 19 and need to be returned by Wed Sept 25. There will be top three prizes for students.
  • Sept. 27 – No Classes / School Goals PD Day
  • Sept. 30. Orange Shirt day is . For more info click here
  • Oct. 2/3. Picture days.

Hockey Academy:

  • There will be a very IMPORTANT meeting today for all 7,8,9, students at 2:30 in the cafeteria.

Golf:

  • Golf meeting in Mr. James’ room at break

2D Designer’s BootCamp Program:

  • Students who are interested in participating in GameForce: Designer’s BootCamp, 2D Video Game Development program, please sign up in Ms. Squire’s room, 221. It will run for five consecutive days for a period of two hours per day immediately following school. This is to determine interest. The start date will be announced at a later time.

Library:

  • All library monitors please go to the library at break for a short meeting!

Volleyball:

  • Boys Volleyball –  The boys kicked off the season with a big WIN vs Queen Charlotte 3-2

Soccer:

  • A Boys Soccer result:

Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019 – Day 4

Upcoming Dates:

  • Terry Fox Run will be held Thurs. Sept 26 in the afternoon.Details below:
    • Fry truck and freezies 2.00$. Students must pre-order and HR teachers will record who has paid.
    • Pledges will be sent home today, Thursday Sept 19 and returned by Wed Sept 25. There will be top three prizes for students.
  • Orange Shirt day is Sept. 30. For more info click here
  • Picture day is Wednesday Oct. 2 and Thursday Oct. 3.

Outdoor adventure club:

  • The outdoor adventure club will have it’s first outing of the year after school. Members are asked to meet in the cafeteria by 3:15.

Golf:

  • Golf Meeting tomorrow at break in Mr. Jame’s class.

Volleyball:

  • Boys Volleyball – Game 4:00pm @ Birchwood vs QC. Be in gym at 3:15pm at the latest.

Soccer:

  • Girls A Soccer – no practice today. Next practice will be Monday.
  • Boys AA Soccer – boys are asked to meet in the gym at break (9:45 am).  Good luck to the team as they kick off their season today at 4 pm !!!

Girls field hockey:

  • Game today in Cornwall at 4:50. Girls will meet in Mme. Walsh’s room after school.

Cross Country

  • 3:10 practice today after school

Leadership:

  • Meeting Monday at Lunch.

Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019 – Day 3

Upcoming Dates:

  • Meet the teacher night is tonight – 6:00 – 7:00
  • Terry Fox Run will be held Thurs. Sept 26 in the afternoon.Details below:
    • Fry truck and freezies 2.00$. Students must pre-order and HR teachers will record who has paid.
    • Pledges will be sent home next Thursday Sept 19 and returned by Wed Sept 25. There will be top three prizes for students.
  • Orange Shirt day is Sept. 30. For more info click here
  • Picture day is Wednesday Oct. 2 and Thursday Oct. 3.

Terry Fox:

  • Our annual Terry Fox run will be held next Thursday, Sept 26. Terry Fox pledges and materials will be passed out to all homerooms today and  HR teachers please handout pledges to all students by the end of the day. The top three students who collect the most money will receive awesome Jack’s pizza gift cards. The pledges are due next Wed Sept 25. 

2D Designer’s BootCamp Program:

  • Students who are interested in participating in GameForce: Designer’s BootCamp, 2D Video Game Development program, please sign up in Ms. Squire’s room, 221. It will run for five consecutive days for a period of two hours per day immediately following school. This is to determine interest. The start date will be announced at a later time. 

** Please return forms and pay your $20 athletic fee ASAP.**

Soccer:

  • Girls Soccer – 3-4:30

Girls field hockey

  • Girls defeated Stonepark 2-1 last night, Kailey Lutley had both goals, and all girls played great!
  • Practice today 3-4:30.

Duke of Edinburgh:

  • Permission forms for the bike ride should be passed in today. Reminder to meet in the cafeteria at 1:00 tomorrow.

Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019 – Day 2

Upcoming Dates:

  • Fry Truck is back! Fries today at lunch for a $2
  • Meet the teacher night, Wednesday, Sept. 18 – 6:00 – 7:00
  • Terry Fox Run will be held Thurs. Sept 26 in the afternoon.Details below:
    • Fry truck and freezies 2.00$. Students must pre-order and HR teachers will record who has paid.
    • Pledges will be sent home next Thursday Sept 19 and returned by Wed Sept 25. There will be top three prizes for students.
  • Orange Shirt day is Sept. 30. For more info click here
  • Picture day is Wednesday Oct. 2 and Thursday Oct. 3.

Golf:

  • Congratulations to Sam Murnaghan, Conner MacFadyen, James O’Dell, Aiden Drake, Liah Mah, Ashlyn Gamester, and Charley Lynch who advanced to the Zone 3 Golf championship on Sept. 23. There will be a quick meeting tomorrow at break.

Volleyball:

  • Girls AA Volleyball – 3 – 4:30. There will be a parent meeting right after practice at 4:30.
  • Girls A Volleyball – Tryouts will begin Monday, Sept. 23 at 3:00
  • Boys Volleyball – 3:00 – 4:30

Soccer:

  • Girls Soccer – No practice today.
  • Practice for both teams Wed.
  • Team rosters will be posted tomorrow (Wed). All girls should meet in the gym at break to get your permission form.

Girls field hockey:

  • Game at 4:50 Cornwall turf

Leadership

  • Reminder of the meeting at lunch, for ANY grade 9 students (please stress the ANY) who wish to be a part of Leadership.  12:05 sharp in Mme Gavard’s room. Bring your lunch!

Cross Country

  • Cross country practice today.  Please meet Mr. Brioux by gym doors at 3:10.

Monday, Sept. 16, 2019 – Day 1

Upcoming Dates:

  • Meet the teacher night, Wednesday, Sept. 18 – 6:00 – 7:00
  • Terry Fox Run will be held Thurs. Sept 26 in the afternoon.Details below:
    • Fry truck and freezies 2.00$. Students must pre-order and HR teachers will record who has paid.
    • Pledges will be sent home next Thursday Sept 19 and returned by Wed Sept 25. There will be top three prizes for students.
  • Orange Shirt day is Sept. 30. For more info click here
  • Picture day is Wednesday Oct. 2 and Thursday Oct. 3.

Outdoor adventure club:

  • The outdoor adventure club will meet at 12:15 in Mr. Dohoo’s room 237. All members interested in this week’s outing must attend or talk to Mr. Dohoo at break. New members are always welcome!

Library:

  • Last call for library monitors to please return signed permission forms to Mrs.Fortier in the library ASAP!

Golf:

  • Meeting today at break in Mr. James’ room.
  • Golf team tryouts are today at Belvedere. First tee time is 4:30. Cost is $15.

Volleyball:

  • Girls Volleyball – Practice 4:30-6:00
  • Boys Volleyball – Practice right after school.

Soccer:

  • Girls Soccer –  3:00-4:30
  • Boys Soccer – 3 – 4:30

Girls field hockey:

  • Practice  3-4:30, pick up at UPEI

Leadership:

  • Reminder of the meeting tomorrow at lunch in Mme Gavard’s room.

Change of Date for Birchwood Golf Team Tryouts

The weather is looking cold and possibly wet for Tuesday so The Birchwood Golf Team will have it’s tryouts on Monday, Sept. 16 instead of the originally scheduled Tuesday at Belvedere Golf Club. Cost is $15. There will be a meeting Monday morning at break in Mr. James’ Room on grade 7 floor. First tee time is 4:30. If you have any questions please contact Ron Vaive – rwvaive@edu.pe.ca

Friday, Sept. 13, 2019 – Day 6

Upcoming Dates:

  • Meet the teacher night, Wednesday, Sept. 18 – 6:00 – 7:00
  • Terry Fox Run will be held Thurs. Sept 26 in the afternoon.Details below:
    • Fry truck and freezies 2.00$. Students must pre-order and HR teachers will record who has paid.
    • Pledges will be sent home next Thursday Sept 19 and returned by Wed Sept 25. There will be top three prizes for students.
  • Orange Shirt day is Sept. 30. For more info click here
  • Picture day is Wednesday Oct. 2 and Thursday Oct. 3.

Soccer:

  • Girls Soccer 3-4:30

Leadership:

  • Attention Leadership students, there will be a full lunch meeting next Tuesday September 17th.  Meeting starts at 12:00 in Mme Gavard’s room. Bring your lunch!

School/Athletic Fees:

  • School fees are $35 per student or $45 for family.
  • School sport teams are as follows:
    • $50 for basketball, $20 for team sports, $10 for individual sports (plus additional tournament fees, where applicable).
  • Any school fees, athletic fees for teams, etc, can be paid online with an E-Transfer to birchwood@edu.pe.ca.
    • Make sure you add the following info:
      Students First and Last name.
    • The students grade and homeroom
    • What you are paying for. eg. School fee, soccer fee

Cobra Gear:

  • Any students are looking to purchase Birchwood Cobras Spiritwear, we currently have a special of 15% off. Just go to our Spiritwear website:
    https://birchwoodintermediateschool.entripyshops.com/
    and use the Back to School special discount of 15% OFF your next order. Use the Promo Code BTS15. Hurry! Deal Ends October 1, 2019

Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019 – Day 5

Upcoming Dates:

  • Meet the teacher night, Wednesday, Sept. 18 – 6:00 – 7:00
  • Orange Shirt day is Sept. 30. For more info click here
  • Picture day is Wednesday Oct. 2 and Thursday Oct. 3.

School/Athletic Fees:

  • School fees are $35 per student or $45 for family.
  • School sport teams are as follows:
    • $50 for basketball, $20 for team sports, $10 for individual sports (plus additional tournament fees, where applicable).
  • Any school fees, athletic fees for teams, etc, can be paid online with an E-Transfer to birchwood@edu.pe.ca.
    • Make sure you add the following info:
      Students First and Last name.
    • The students grade and homeroom
    • What you are paying for. eg. School fee, soccer fee

Cobra Gear:

  • Any students are looking to purchase Birchwood Cobras Spiritwear, we currently have a special of 15% off. Just go to our Spiritwear website:
    https://birchwoodintermediateschool.entripyshops.com/
    and use the Back to School special discount of 15% OFF your next order. Use the Promo Code BTS15. Hurry! Deal Ends October 1, 2019

Volleyball:

  • Boys volleyball 3pm
  • Girls volleyball 4:30pm

Soccer:

  • Girls & Boys Soccer 3-4:30

Girls field hockey:

  • 3-4:30 at UPEI