Friday, May 25, 2018 – Day 2

Daily Announcements

Important upcoming dates:

  • Click here to check our school calendar for important upcoming dates.

Cobra Shops:

  • Our online school fees payment system is up and running. Click Here to pay school fees, athletics fees, plays, sports shirts etc.
  • The UA warm up shirts will be here next week. If your child ordered one please pay online from the link above or pay in the office. Cost is $40.
  • Cobra Gear orders click here

Glee Club:

  • There will be a rehearsal for Glee Club today at 12:00 in Mr. Underhay’s room. Remember, students can leave class at 11:45 to eat so they can be on time.

Band:

  • Band camp forms are due today.  If you need a form, see Mr. Langille today. 

Flag Football:

  • A girls game today. Please meet in the gym at break for a quick meeting.

Track & Field:  

  • Could all track athletes competing at the provincials please go to the library for a short meeting.  That would be anyone who finished in top four of your event and top two in relays. List is posted by gym.
  • Click here for all Birchwood Athletes who are eligible for the provincial track meet.

Miscellaneous:

  • Semi tickets will be on sale next Tuesday during lunch, $15 each. After that the price goes up to $20 each.

Thursday, May 24, 2018 – Day 1

Daily Announcements

Library:

  • A big thank you to all the students who helped Mrs. Gairns with the Indigo Fundraiser last night. Thank you to the students and families who came out to support our library. With last night’s event and our online fundraiser we have raised an additional $1100 to go towards new books.
  • Book Club after school will be postponed until next week.

Important upcoming dates:

  • Click here to check our school calendar for important upcoming dates.

Cobra Shops:

  • Our online school fees payment system is up and running. Click Here to pay school fees, athletics fees, plays, sports shirts etc.
  • The UA warm up shirts will be here next week. If your child ordered one please pay online from the link above or pay in the office. Cost is $40.
  • Cobra Gear orders click here

Band:

  • Grade 8/9 band meets tomorrow morning at 7:45am.
  • Band camp forms are due tomorrow.  If you need a form, see Mr. Langille today.

Flag Football:

  • Boys A team came away with two big wins! Despite the cold and rainy weather the defense played a great game and was a menacing and ball hawking unit all over the field! While the offense clicked on all cylinders! Well done boys!
  • There will be practice for both the A boys team and AA boys team on Monday May 28th, with a reminder on Friday afternoons announcements.
  • Good luck to the AA girls today in their games.  Can the girls please be excused today at 2:45.

Girls Softball:

  • Practice today at Spring Lane, 3:15 – 4:30.

Track & Field:  

  • PRACTICE EACH DAY AT THE TRACK AT 4PM  FOR THOSE ATHLETES WHO FINISHED IN THE TOP FOUR OF THEIR EVENT AND TOP TWO FOR RELAY

Miscellaneous:

  • Semi tickets will be on sale next Tuesday during lunch, $15 each. After that the price goes up to $20 each.
  • Vessey’s Bulb Fundraiser – If you have submitted an order for this fundraiser, please go to Mme. Connolly’s room at lunch in room 309.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 – Day 6

Daily Announcements

  • Tonight from 5:30-8:30 is our Indigo night fundraiser. 20% of all regular priced items go to our library.

Important upcoming dates:

  • Click here to check our school calendar for important upcoming dates.

Cobra Shops:

  • Our online school fees payment system is up and running. Click Here to pay school fees, athletics fees, plays, sports shirts etc.
  • The UA warm up shirts will be here next week. If your child ordered one please pay online from the link above or pay in the office. Cost is $40.
  • Cobra Gear orders click here

Band:

  • Grade 7 band today at lunch.

Flag Football:

  • Boys AA team had a huge victory over top ranked East Whiltshire 27-14. A great team effort! Well done boys.
  • Boys A team please let Mr. Macvicar know if you can drive a few players out by noon. If teachers could dismiss the boys A team at 2:45pm for our double header starting at 3:40pm. Thank you, good luck boys.

Boys Baseball:

  • The boys baseball team had Ethan Smith pitch 13 strikeouts in last night’s game for the Cobras..  The boys beat Stonepark 12 – 3 ….

Track & Field:  

  • PRACTICE EACH DAY AT THE TRACK AT 4PM  FOR THOSE ATHLETES WHO FINISHED IN THE TOP FOUR OF THEIR EVENT AND TOP TWO FOR RELAY

Girls Softball:

  • The girls lost their game yesterday against QC 1. The girls batted well with Jolie hitting a homerun for a 5 run inning. Neely Johnston was the pitcher.

Miscellaneous:

  • Semi tickets will be on sale next Tuesday during lunch, $15 each. After that the price goes up to $20 each.
  • Vessey’s Bulb Fundraiser – If you have submitted an order for this fundraiser, please go to Mme. Connolly’s room at lunch in room 309.
  • The last cup cake sale in support of Cystic Fibrosis is today at break.

Library:

  • Tonight from 5:30-8:30 is our Indigo night fundraiser. 20% of all regular priced items go to our library.
  • Hope to see you there.
  • Please return all overdue library books. There is a dropbox outside the library doors.

Cafeteria:

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 – Day 5

Daily Announcements

Important upcoming dates:

  • Click here to check our school calendar for important upcoming dates.

Cobra Shops:

  • Our online school fees payment system is up and running. Click Here to pay school fees, athletics fees, plays, sports shirts etc.
  • The UA warm up shirts will be here next week. If your child ordered one please pay online from the link above or pay in the office. Cost is $40.
  • Cobra Gear orders click here

Band:

  • Grade 7 band tomorrow at lunch.

Flag Football:

 

  • Can the girls AA Flag football team please meet in Mr. Brioux’s room @ 3:00 for a quick meeting before practice.
  • Boys A practice after school 3:00 – 3:45.
  • Boys AA will play May 22nd :  Birchwood vs. EWS 4:30 pm. Please meet in gym at break.
  • Girls A practice 3-4 Wednesday and Thursday this week.

Girls Softball:

  • Game today Vs. QC at Queen Elizabeth field, 4:30.
  • Meet at break to discuss drives.

Baseball :   

  • The Boys baseball team will play Stonepark today at McRae field @ 4:30.

Clubs:

  • A reminder to  grade 7 late immersion students to go to Mrs. Jeffery’s room at lunchtime to write your missed science test.

Miscellaneous:

  • Semi tickets on sale today at lunch, $15 each.
  • Vessey’s Bulb Fundraiser – If you have submitted an order for this fundraiser, please go to Mme. Connolly’s room at lunch in room 309.
  • Congratulations to RJ Heatherington for winning the bronze medal at the Canadian Judo Championships.
  • There will be no Future Goals group today

Library:

  • Please return all overdue library books. There is a dropbox outside the library doors.
  • The library will be closed at lunchtime and after school today. Enjoy the sunshine!
  • Tomorrow night from 5:30-8:30 is our Indigo night fundraiser. 20% of all regular priced items go to our library. Hope to see you there.

Cafeteria:

Friday, May 18, 2018 – Day 4

Daily Announcements

Important upcoming dates:

  • Click here to check our school calendar for important upcoming dates.

Art Smarts:

  • Parents, guardians, family and friends, and community members are invited to attend the Opening Exhibit of ArtsSmarts 2018 on Friday evening, May 18 at 6:00 pm at the Confederation Center National Art Gallery in Charlottetown.
  • Refreshments will be provided.
  • Students across PEI use the ArtsSmarts program to create a diverse range of Learning Experiences that directly link the creative process to their class curriculum outcomes.
  • Four grade 9 Language Arts classes at Birchwood Intermediate participated in the Arts Smarts Program this year.  9-1, 9-4, 9-5, and 9-6 students worked with Island artist Stephen B. MacInnis. Their project is entitled “From the Stone Age to Post Modernism: The History of Art”. Each student wrote a research essay and created a piece of art that will be included in the exhibit.
  • Thank you to teacher Ms. Frances Ann Squire, Island artist Stephen B. MacInnis, Cecile Arsenault of Culture PEI, and local and national partners who make this program possible for Island students!
  • Please join us to celebrate the artworks created by over a hundred Birchwood Intermediate students!

Cobra Shops:

  • Our online school fees payment system is up and running. Click Here to pay school fees, athletics fees, plays, sports shirts etc.
  • The UA warm up shirts are here. If your child ordered one please pay online from the link above or pay in the office. Cost is $40.
  • Cobra Gear orders click here

Flag Football:

  • Boys A flag football team will practice Tuesday, May 22 from 3:00 to 3:45.
  • Birchwood Cobras are the guests this Saturday of the Mariners Tackle Football Team.  The Mariners play on Saturday at 2pm at the Terry Fox Complex in Cornwall and entrance is FREE for all Cobras!

Track & Field:

  • Congratulations goes out to all athletes who competed at the Zone championships yesterday. We had many top 4 finishers who will be moving along to provincials on Friday June 1st and Sat. June 2nd. A complete list of all athletes moving on will be announced Tuesday since our grade 7s are not here today. Overall a very successful day with many top performances.  Also, Mrs. MacAdam and Mr. MacVicar were very happy with the team spirit displayed for other members of the team as they competed.

Library:

  • Please return all your overdue library books. There is a drop box outside the library doors.
  • Next Wednesday night, from 5:30-8:30, we are hosting our second Indigo Fundraiser to support our library. Please spread the word.

Cafeteria:

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 – day 2

Daily Announcements

Important upcoming dates:

  • Click here to check our school calendar for important upcoming dates.

Next Years Grade 7’s:

  • Thursday, May 17, Parent/Guardian Information Meeting for incoming grade 7’s, 6:30.
  • Friday, May 18, Grade 6 Orientation New Students (No Classes for Grade 7’s)

Art Smarts:

  • Parents, guardians, family and friends, and community members are invited to attend the Opening Exhibit of ArtsSmarts 2018 on Friday evening, May 18 at 6:00 pm at the Confederation Center National Art Gallery in Charlottetown.
  • Refreshments will be provided.
  • Students across PEI use the ArtsSmarts program to create a diverse range of Learning Experiences that directly link the creative process to their class curriculum outcomes.
  • Four grade 9 Language Arts classes at Birchwood Intermediate participated in the Arts Smarts Program this year.  9-1, 9-4, 9-5, and 9-6 students worked with Island artist Stephen B. MacInnis. Their project is entitled “From the Stone Age to Post Modernism: The History of Art”. Each student wrote a research essay and created a piece of art that will be included in the exhibit.
  • Thank you to teacher Ms. Frances Ann Squire, Island artist Stephen B. MacInnis, Cecile Arsenault of Culture PEI, and local and national partners who make this program possible for Island students!
  • Please join us to celebrate the artworks created by over a hundred Birchwood Intermediate students!

Cobra Shops:

  • Our online school fees payment system is up and running. Click Here to pay school fees, athletics fees, plays, sports shirts etc.
  • The UA warm up shirts will be here next week. If your child ordered one please pay online from the link above or pay in the office. Cost is $40.
  • Cobra Gear orders click here

Band:

  • Grade 7 band meets today at noon.

Flag Football:

  • Boys A flag football team. Please meet outside the gym on the benches at 10:45am break to arrange rides to Cornwall for our 3:40pm game.
  • AA Girls flag football practice today after school

Boys Baseball:

  • Anyone wishing to try out for the Birchwood Baseball team is asked to meet outside the gym at 3 pm.  We will walk down to Spring Lane ball field together after school.

Track & Field:

  • All track athletes please meet in the gym at 10:45 break today.
  • Zone meet is on Thursday at UPEI.

Girls Softball:

  • Game Thursday Vs. QC at Spring Lane Diamond, 4:30.

Clubs:

  • The Math Gauss competition will take place this morning during periods 1,2,3. Can those students please go to the cafeteria following morning announcements.

Library:

  • Please return all your overdue library books. There is a drop box outside the library doors.
  • Next Wednesday night, from 5:30-8:30, we are hosting our second Indigo Fundraiser to support our library. Please spread the word.

Cafeteria:

You Are Invited to the ArtsSmarts 2018 Opening Exhibit, Friday, Confederation Center, 6:00 pm

Art Smarts:

  • Parents, guardians, family and friends, and community members are invited to attend the Opening Exhibit of ArtsSmarts 2018 on Friday evening, May 18 at 6:00 pm at the Confederation Center National Art Gallery in Charlottetown.  
  • Refreshments will be provided.  
  • Students across PEI use the ArtsSmarts program to create a diverse range of Learning Experiences that directly link the creative process to their class curriculum outcomes.  
  • Four grade 9 Language Arts classes at Birchwood Intermediate participated in the Arts Smarts Program this year.  9-1, 9-4, 9-5, and 9-6 students worked with Island artist Stephen B. MacInnis. Their project is entitled “From the Stone Age to Post Modernism: The History of Art”. Each student wrote a research essay and created a piece of art that will be included in the exhibit. 
  • Thank you to teacher Ms. Frances Ann Squire, Island artist Stephen B. MacInnis, Cecile Arsenault of Culture PEI, and local and national partners who make this program possible for Island students!
  • Please join us to celebrate the artworks created by over a hundred Birchwood Intermediate students! 

Tuesday, May 15, 2018 – Day 1

Daily Announcements

Important upcoming dates:

  • Click here to check our school calendar for important upcoming dates.

Next Years Grade 7’s:

  • Thursday, May 17, Parent/Guardian Information Meeting for incoming grade 7’s, 6:30.
  • Friday, May 18, Grade 6 Orientation New Students (No Classes for Grade 7’s)

Art Smarts:

  • Parents, guardians, family and friends, and community members are invited to attend the Opening Exhibit of ArtsSmarts 2018 on Friday evening, May 18 at 6:00 pm at the Confederation Center National Art Gallery in Charlottetown.  
  • Refreshments will be provided.  
  • Students across PEI use the ArtsSmarts program to create a diverse range of Learning Experiences that directly link the creative process to their class curriculum outcomes.  
  • Four grade 9 Language Arts classes at Birchwood Intermediate participated in the Arts Smarts Program this year.  9-1, 9-4, 9-5, and 9-6 students worked with Island artist Stephen B. MacInnis. Their project is entitled “From the Stone Age to Post Modernism: The History of Art”. Each student wrote a research essay and created a piece of art that will be included in the exhibit. 
  • Thank you to teacher Ms. Frances Ann Squire, Island artist Stephen B. MacInnis, Cecile Arsenault of Culture PEI, and local and national partners who make this program possible for Island students!
  • Please join us to celebrate the artworks created by over a hundred Birchwood Intermediate students! 

Cobra Shops:

  • Our online school fees payment system is up and running. Click Here to pay school fees, athletics fees, plays, sports shirts etc.
  • The UA warm up shirts will be here next week. If your child ordered one please pay online from the link above or pay in the office. Cost is $40.
  • Cobra Gear orders click here

Band:

  • Grade 7 band meets tomorrow at noon.

Flag Football:

  • Can the girls AA Flag football team please meet in Mr. Brioux’s room @ 3:00 for a quick meeting before practice.
  • Boys A practice after school 3:00 – 3:45.
  • Boys AA meet at break in Mr. Chaisson’s room.

Girls Softball:

  • Practice today after school.
  • Game Thursday Vs. QC at Spring Lane Diamond, 4:30.

Track & Field:

  • Zone meet is on Thursday at UPEI.
  • Track practice will go today at 4 with Mr. MacAdam and tomorrow we will go up to the track right after school.
  • Please meet in the gym @ break 10:45.

Clubs:

  • Congratulations to Matthew O’Connell for his Heritage Fair project. Matthew was the recipient of the Samuel Holland Special Price for his project on The Land Question.  Great job, Matthew.

Library:

  • Please return all your overdue library books. There is a drop box outside the library doors.
  • Next Wednesday night, from 5:30-8:30, we are hosting our second Indigo Fundraiser to support our library. Please spread the word.

Cafeteria: