Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020 – Day 3

Basketball:

  • Due to the impending weather, the Intermediate Basketball Provincials are postponed one day and today’s schedule will now be played on Friday.
  • Intermediate A at Birchwood
  • Friday, February 28
    • 1:45pm – Morell vs Hernewood (Girls)
    • 3:30pm – Queen Charlotte vs Englewood (Boys)
    • 5:15pm – Athena vs Birchwood (Girls)
    • 7:00pm – Summerside Int vs Birchwood (Boys)
  • Saturday, February 29
    • 10:00am – Girls Bronze
    • 12:00pm – Boys Bronze
    • 2:00pm – Girls Gold
    • 4:00pm – Boys Gold
  • Intermediate AA at Summerside Intermediate
  • Friday, February 28
    • 1:45pm – Stonepark vs Hernewood (Boys)
    • 3:30pm – Queen Charlotte vs Stonepark (Girls)
    • 5:15pm – Summerside Int vs Birchwood (Girls)
    • 7:00pm – Summerside Int vs Queen Charlotte (Boys)
  • Saturday, February 29
    • 10:00am – Girls Bronze
    • 12:00pm – Boys Bronze
    • 2:00pm – Girls Gold
    • 4:00pm – Boys Gold
    • Admission fee  Adults $3 and Students $1, per day.
    • Also, Artificial Noisemakers are not permitted, these would include Air Horns, Pots & Pans, etc.

Wrestling:

  • Practice today 3-4:30

Band:

  • Reminder to band students that instruments should go home tonight for weekend practice.
  • Grade 8 and 9 bands have major performances next Wednesday.

Welcome: 

  • Welcome to high school teacher and artist Shannon Dunphy who is here this morning to work with Ms. Squire’s Language Arts students on a poetry and printmaking ArtsSmarts project. Enjoy your time at Birchwood Ms. Dunphy.

Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020 – Day 2

Pink Shirt Day:

  • Pink shirt day is today. Please wear pink to help support anti-bullying.
  • Click the link for more info: Pink Shirt Day

Basketball:

  • AAG – Thursday in Summerside at 5:15
  • AA Boys played hard all season but came up short last night vs Queen Charlotte.  The players were very dedicated and all the best to the graduating players as they move on to high school.  Thanks to coach Jeff McEntee for leading the team all season.
  • AB and AG both won vs. Souris last night.  The teams will see playoff action on Thursday here at Birchwood
  • 5:15 A Girls
  • 7pm A Boys

Wrestling:

  • Practice today and tomorrow.

Grade 7:

  • Grade 7 off grounds day Thursday.

Hockey Academy:

  • Today for Gr. 7’s.  Please excuse students at 1:40.

Noon Time computer:

  • Lunch hour computers will be in room 304

Dancehall:

  • Dancehall after school today in room 304

Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020 – Day 1

Pink Shirt Day:

  • Pink shirt day is tomorrow. Please wear pink to help support anti-bullying.
  • Click the link for more info: Pink Shirt Day

Grade 7:

  • Grade 7 off grounds day Thursday.

Grad Picture Retake:

  • Grad PIcture Retake day is today Feb. 25 in the morning only.

Grade 9 Math Pascal Math Contest:

  • Grade 9 Math Pascal Math Contest will be written today, Feb. 25 at 9 am.

Basketball:

  • it’s PLAYOFFS!  Let’s get out and support the Cobras.  Did you know THREE of our four teams have had undefeated seasons?!!
    • AAB – Game today at QC 6pm
    • AAG – Thursday in Summerside
    • AG – game today, hosting Souris at 4:30pm
    • AB – game today, hosting Souris at 6pm

Noon Time Computer:

  • Computer lab will be in Mrs. Breedon’s room today at lunch (room 313)

Band:

  • Grade 9 Band Tuesday 7:45 am.
  • Grade 7 Band, Wednesday at Lunch.
  • Grade 8 Band, Thursday 7:45 am.

Dental Forms:

  • Please collect any signed dental forms & bring them to the dental clinic. 
  • If any has lost their form and needs a new one, please see the dental clinic on top floor.

Dancehall:

  • Dancehall in room 304 at lunch today and after school tomorrow.

Hockey Academy:

  • Reminder Hockey Academy for Gr. 7’s tomorrow

East Coast Art Party at Birchwood:

  • Look no further! The Birchwood Home & School are pleased to be sponsoring an East Coast Art Party PEI at Birchwood School on March 4.
  • Parent/Caregiver and their student will co-create a 16×20 painting masterpiece!! Regular price is $29, but the Home & School have subsidized 30 spots at a price of $16. Payment by etransfer to LindaMullenMacLean@gmail.com is required by noon on March 2 to secure your spot. The sign up sheet can found here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/409044DA5A729A6FE3-artnight

Monday, Feb. 24, 2020 – Day 6

East Coast Art Party at Birchwood:

  • Look no further! The Birchwood Home & School are pleased to be sponsoring an East Coast Art Party PEI at Birchwood School on March 4.
  • Parent/Caregiver and their student will co-create a 16×20 painting masterpiece!! Regular price is $29, but the Home & School have subsidized 30 spots at a price of $16. Payment by etransfer to LindaMullenMacLean@gmail.com is required by noon on March 2 to secure your spot. The sign up sheet can found here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/409044DA5A729A6FE3-artnight

Grad Picture Retake:

  • Grad PIcture Retake day is on the morning of Feb. 25.

Grade 9 Math Pascal Math Contest:

  • Grade 9 Math Pascal Math Contest will be written Tuesday, Feb. 25 at 9 am.

Wrestling:

  • 3pm today.  Congrats to all the Cobras who came out to the fitness testing on Friday night at Synergy!  Well done.

Basketball:

  • it’s PLAYOFFS!  Let’s get out and support the Cobras.  Did you know THREE of our four teams have had undefeated seasons?!!
    • AAB – practice at 3, game tomorrow at QC 6pm
    • AAG – practice at 3, game Thursday in Summerside
    • AG – practice at 4:30, game Tuesday, hosting Souris at 4:30pm
    • AB – practice at 4:30, game Tuesday, hosting Souris at 6pm

Noon Time Computer:

  • Computer lab will be in Mrs. Breedon’s room today at lunch (room 313)

Dental Forms:

  • Please collect any signed dental forms & bring them to the dental clinic. 
  • If any has lost their form and needs a new one, please see the dental clinic on top floor.

Friday, Feb. 21, 2020 – Day 5

East Coast Art Party at Birchwood:

  • The Birchwood Home & School are pleased to be sponsoring an East Coast Art Party PEI at Birchwood School on March 4.
  • Parent/Caregiver and their student will co-create a 16×20 painting masterpiece!!
  • Regular price is $29, but the Home & School have subsidized 30 spots at a price of $16.
  • Payment by etransfer to LindaMullenMacLean@gmail.com is required by noon on March 2 to secure your spot. The sign up sheet can found here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/409044DA5A729A6FE3-artnight

Grad Picture Retake:

  • Grad PIcture Retake day is on the morning of Feb. 25.

Grade 9 Math Pascal Math Contest:

  • Grade 9 Math Pascal Math Contest will be written Tuesday, Feb. 25 at 9 am.
  • There will be a meeting at 121:10 in Room 215 (Ms. O’Brien’s Room) Friday at lunch.
  • SATURDAY Morning Basketball @ 9 am

Wrestling: .

  • Canada Games ID Fitness testing on today, Friday 5pm at Synergy.  Anyone in Grade 8 or older should attend.

Duke of Edinburgh students:

  • On Monday, during periods 7 and 8, we will meet in Mr.Beaton’s room -room 225, to work on the online record book. Please bring any dates of activity logs you have made that need to be entered. 
Basketball Camp:
  • Basketball camps will be running again this year starting Saturday, March 14th/2020 at Birchwood Intermediate School. There will be 8 sessions, each session will be 1 hour and consist of drills and skills development followed by a game. The camp will run every Saturday and Sunday and finish on Sunday, April 5th. The cost of the program will be $40 with limited space available. Registration will be Saturday, March 7th (10am – 12 noon) at Birchwood Intermediate School. Storm date registration: Sunday, March 8th at Birchwood Intermediate (10am – 12 noon).
  • Camp 1  (9am-10am)  –  grades 4,5,6 (Boys and Girls)
  • Camp 2 (10am-11am) –  grades 7,8,9 (Girls)
  • Camp 3 (11am-12pm) –  grades 7,8,9 (Boys)
  • Camp Dates
    • March 14, March 15, March 21, March 22, March 28, March 29, April 4, April 6
  • Contact:  Troy MacCallum at troymaccallum@yahoo.ca
  • Reminder to bring a water bottle, indoor sneakers and your basketball.

Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020 – Day 4

Upcoming Dates:

  • Grad Picture Retake day is on the morning of Feb. 25.
  • Feb 26 Pink Shirt day.
  • Feb 28 PD, no school
  • March 4th report cards go home
  • March 5 Parent Teacher Interviews, 4:00 – 7:00.
  • March 6 Parent Teacher Interviews continue, 9:00 – 12:00.
  • Wednesday Mar 25 High School registration Parent information session 7:00
  • Monday Apr 6th Student information sessions at Birchwood (12:30 – 2:30)
  • Thursday Apr 16 Birchwood registrations (8:30 – 12:00)

Grade 9 Math Pascal Math Contest:

  • Grade 9 Math Pascal Math Contest will be written Tuesday, Feb. 25 at 9 am.
  • There will be a meeting at 121:10 in Room 215 (Ms. O’Brien’s Room) Friday at lunch.

Wrestling: 

  • Practice today  at 3.
  • Canada Games ID Fitness testing on Friday 5pm at Synergy.  Anyone in Grade 8 or older should attend.

Basketball:

  • AG game today at home at 4:30

Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2020 – Day 3

Upcoming Dates:

  • Feb 26 Pink Shirt day.
  • Feb 28 PD, no school
  • March 4th report cards go home
  • March 5 Parent Teacher Interviews, 4:00 – 7:00.
  • March 6 Parent Teacher Interviews continue, 9:00 – 12:00.

Dancehall:

  • Today at lunch and after school in room 304

Hockey Academy

  • Students will be attending synergy Fitness today.  Students can not be dismissed until 1:45 to walk up. 

Wrestling:

  • Meeting in the gym at break to sign a card.  No practice today.  
  • Next practice is tomorrow (Thursday) at 3.
  • Canada Games ID Fitness testing on Friday 5pm at Synergy.  Anyone in Grade 8 or older should attend.

Basketball:

  • AAB lost a tough one 51-31 at EWS.  Practice today at 3
  • AB won by a large margin over Gulf Shore yesterday in their first playoff game.  Practice today at 3
  • AG practice today 4:30, game tomorrow at home at 4:30
  • AAG practice today at 6