Thursday, Feb. 6, 2020 – Day 3

Home & School:

  • Important Notice from Home and School Council:  Next week, February 10-14th 2020, is Teacher and Staff Appreciation Week. This is our chance each year to come together to show the school team how great they are! We have a number of families signed up to donate treats on Monday, or provide a dish for the potluck lunch on Wednesday, or contribute to the pizza order on Friday, but we still have a way to go, and we can use your support. Click the link below today to sign up to help make their week a super one! 
  • Teacher & Staff Appreciation Week Sign-up 

Grad Pictures:

  • Thursday, Feb. 6th, 9C, 9D, & 9F.

Wrestling

  • No practice today.  Tickets still for sale – money and ticket stubs to Ms. Morrison.

Gymnastics:

  • Congrats to everyone who participated in the Zone meet yesterday!  We had some outstanding results. Some highlights:
  • Ella Drake – first on vault, floor and first all around
  • Sophia Stephens – 2nd all around
  • Arionna Dugay – 3rd all around
  • Ella Sorrey – 4th all around
  • Bantam girls team – First
  • Arun Darjee – 2nd all around
  • Thomas Fahkri – 3rd all around
  • Jack Hansen – 4th all around
  • Provincials are in Kensington on Saturday.  Please arrive at 3pm. There is a VERY important team meeting in the gym TODAY at break.

Basketball:

  • AA Girls host SIS at 5:30pm today
  • AA Boys travel to East Wiltshire for 4pm today

Spirit Week!!!

  • Next week we are going to have a spirit week to help break up the winter blues!!
    • Monday- Pyjama Day
    • Tuesday- Tropical Tuesday
    • Wednesday – Jersey Day/Favourite Music Band T-shirt
    • Thursday – Inside out/Hat day
    • Friday – Valentine’s Day!!Red/Pink/White Day!!
    • Don’t forget about our Dance being held next week, on Thursday, February 13th, from 7-9, in the cafeteria.

Library:

  • We will be having some “Love of Literacy” activities in the library at lunch next week so make sure you are listening to announcements to find out!!

Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020 – Day 2

Home & School:

  • Important Notice from Home and School Council:  Next week, February 10-14th 2020, is Teacher and Staff Appreciation Week. This is our chance each year to come together to show the school team how great they are! We have a number of families signed up to donate treats on Monday, or provide a dish for the potluck lunch on Wednesday, or contribute to the pizza order on Friday, but we still have a way to go, and we can use your support. Click the link below today to sign up to help make their week a super one! 
  • Teacher & Staff Appreciation Week Sign-up 

Grad Pictures:

  • Grade 9 Grad pictures are Wednesday and Thursday of this week.
  • Wednesday Feb. 5th,  9A, 9B & 9E
  • Thursday, Feb. 6th, 9C, 9D, & 9F.

Valentines Dance:

  • There will be a Valentine’s Dance next Thursday in the school cafeteria!!!  Get your dancing shoes ready and clear your schedule!!!

Band:

  • Grade 7 band Wednesday at lunch.
  • Grade 8 band Thursday, 7:45 am

Computers: 

  • Lunch hour computers will be in room 304 today

Duke of Edinburgh:

  • A reminder that Ms Dunn is available at lunch today until Thursday for help with the online record book. Please come in small groups with a chromebook. 

Dance:

  • Dancehall with Ms Edison will be in room 304 at lunch today.

Gymnastics:

  • Zone 3 at 3:30pm in the cafeteria today.  Please arrive at 3pm sharp to get warmed up!  Arun Darjee – see Ms. Morrison in the gym at break.

Wrestling:

  • Practice on Wed will be 4:30 – 6 – please note change in time.  No practice on Thursday. Blake Blackett – please see Ms. Morrison in the gym at break.
  • Tickets & money due Wed, Feb 13.
  • Tournaments are coming up – Sat. Feb 15 & Sun. Feb 16 – both at Birchwood.  

Basketball

  • Congrats to the AA Boys and AA Girls, who both won over East Wiltshire.

Songwriter’s Club:

  • Today in Mr. MacKay’s room. New members are always welcome!

Valentines Dance:

  • This just in – there will be a Valentine’s Dance next Thursday in the school cafeteria!!!  Get your dancing shoes ready and clear your schedule!!!

Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020 – Day 1

Home & School:

  • Important Notice from Home and School Council:  Next week, February 10-14th 2020, is Teacher and Staff Appreciation Week. This is our chance each year to come together to show the school team how great they are! We have a number of families signed up to donate treats on Monday, or provide a dish for the potluck lunch on Wednesday, or contribute to the pizza order on Friday, but we still have a way to go, and we can use your support. Click the link below today to sign up to help make their week a super one! 
  • Teacher & Staff Appreciation Week Sign-up 

Bus Change today:

  • Students who transfer at Charlottetown Rural to bus #4, will be picked up at Birchwood today by bus #4 since there is no school today at Rural

Grad Pictures:

  • Grade 9 Grad pictures are Wednesday and Thursday of this week.
  • Wednesday Feb. 5th,  9A, 9B & 9E
  • Thursday, Feb. 6th, 9C, 9D, & 9F.

Band:

  • Grade 9 band Tuesday, 7:45 am
  • Grade 7 band Wednesday at lunch.
  • Grade 8 band Thursday, 7:45 am

Outdoor Adventure:

  • The ski trip scheduled for this week has been postponed until next week. There will be a meeting today at 12:20 in Mr. Dohoo’s room with more information.

Duke of Edinburgh:

  • A reminder that Ms Dunn is available at lunch today until Thursday for help with the online record book. Please come in small groups with a chromebook. 

Future Goals:

  • No future goals today.

Dance:

  • Dancehall with Ms Edison will be in room 304 at lunch Tuesday and after school Wednesday

Basketball

  • AAB travel to EWS.  Please meet at the gym at 3pm to take taxis.  Muna, please see Ms. Morrison to get the uniforms.
  • AAG host EWS at 4:30

Gymnastics:

  • Practice today 3 – 4:30.  Zone 3 Wed at 3:30pm in the cafeteria.

Wrestling:

  • Practice on Wed will be 4:30 – 6.  No practice on Thursday.

Leadership:

  • There will be a meeting at lunch for all grade 9 student leadership members to discuss next week’s spirit activities and dance planning.
  • This just in – there will be a Valentine’s Dance next Thursday in the school cafeteria!!!  Get your dancing shoes ready and clear your schedule!!!

Grad Pictures & Staff Appreciation Week

Grad Pictures:

  • Grade 9 Grad pictures are Wednesday and Thursday of this week.

Home & School:

  • Important Notice from Home and School Council:  Next week, February 10-14th 2020, is Teacher and Staff Appreciation Week. This is our chance each year to come together to show the school team how great they are! We have a number of families signed up to donate treats on Monday, or provide a dish for the potluck lunch on Wednesday, or contribute to the pizza order on Friday, but we still have a way to go, and we can use your support. Click the link below today to sign up to help make their week a super one! 
  • Teacher & Staff Appreciation Week Sign-up 

Monday, Feb. 3, 2020 – Day 6

Grad Pictures:

  • Grade 9 Grad pictures are Wednesday and Thursday of this week.

Home & School:

  • Important Notice from Home and School Council:  Next week, February 10-14th 2020, is Teacher and Staff Appreciation Week. This is our chance each year to come together to show the school team how great they are! We have a number of families signed up to donate treats on Monday, or provide a dish for the potluck lunch on Wednesday, or contribute to the pizza order on Friday, but we still have a way to go, and we can use your support. Click the link below today to sign up to help make their week a super one! 
  • Teacher & Staff Appreciation Week Sign-up 

Band:

  • Grade 9 band Tuesday, 7:45 am
  • Grade 7 band Wednesday at lunch.
  • Grade 8 band Thursday, 7:45 am

Outdoor Adventure:

  • The ski trip scheduled for this week has been postponed until next week. There will be a meeting Tuesday at lunch in Mr. Dohoo’s room with more information.

Duke of Edinburgh:

  • A reminder that Ms Dunn is available at lunch today until Thursday for help with the online record book. Please come in small groups with a chromebook. 

Gymnastics:

  • Practice today and Tues.  Zone 3 Wed at 3:30pm in the caf.

Wrestling:

  • Congrats to Christopher Chisholm who competed in NS over the weekend, placing second.  Practice today. No practice Wed or Thurs.

Basketball:

  • AA Girls and Boys 3pm
  • A Girls and Boys 4:30pm

Library:

  • Could all library monitors please meet in the library at break today.

Dance:

  • Dancehall with Ms Edison will be in room 304 at lunch Tuesday and after school Wednesday

Friday, Jan. 31, 2020 – Day 5

Birchwood Reading Initiative:

  • Starting Monday, Birchwood will have silent reading during homeroom period, 8:45 – 8:55. All students are asked to bring in their own reading material.

Outdoor Adventure:

  • The outdoor adventure club will meet in Mr. Dohoo’s room 237 at 12:05 to discuss next week’s downhill skiing trip. Please do not be late, the meeting will end at 12:15 sharp. New members are always welcome.

Duke of Edinburgh:

  • Ms Dunn will offer help with the online record book  to Duke students Monday to Thursday of next week in her room, room 202. Please come in a small group with a chromebook. 

Band:

  • New skills are in Google Classroom and on the white board in the band room.  These are due next Friday.