Thursday, May 6, 2021 – Day 5

Band:  

  • Grade 7 brass will not be meeting today due to off grounds lunch.  The band room will be closed to all students at lunch.

Library:

  • Cobra Can Challenge is up and running! Get busy Cobra’s for a chance to win some great prizes!

2020/21 Yearbooks:

Sports:

  • Baseball:
    • Friday 5-7 at Central
  • Softball:
    • The first cut for the girls softball team will be posted at break by the gym. Thanks to everyone who came out for tryouts.
    • Practice tomorrow 3-5 at Spring Lane.
  • Flag Football:
      • Fee for flag football is $20 and includes flags.  Please return your signed forms and $ asap.
    • AA Girls:
      • Big exhibition win by the girls last night  as they beat QC by 13 points – forms missing: Ryan, Rayann, Melia, Molly, Riley, Scarlet, Zoe
    • AA Boys:
      • No practice today. Next practice is Monday 3-4:30. Forms missing: Ethan, Dillon
  • Badminton:
    • Good luck to Akar MacVicari, Kimmy Chen, and Lilly MacVicar who are off to represent Birchwood in the badminton provincials tonight. 

Gauss Math Competition:

  • Can students that will be writing the grade 7 and 8 math competition please meet in Mr. Brioux’s room today at lunch.

Wednesday, May 5, 2021 – Day 4

Band:

  • Grade 8 brass will meet tomorrow morning at 7:45am for rehearsal.
  • Grade 7 brass will not meet for practice tomorrow at lunch due to the off grounds day for grade 7 students.

Library:

  • Cobra Can Challenge is up and running! Get busy Cobras for a chance to win some great prizes!

2020/21 Yearbooks:

Sports:

  • Flag football  
    • AA Girls please meet today outside the gym at 12:10.  Exhibition game tonight at 6pm Orlebar Park 
    • AA Boys played well but lost vs QC and Tom Brady!  Practice 2:55 – 4:30
    • A boys & girls – final tryout today 2:55 – 4:15
  • Girls Softball:
    • Girls Softball tryouts 3-5 today at Spring Lane diamond.
  • Badminton:
    • Practice today after school
  • Baseball:
    • Tryouts tonight and Friday 5:00 – 7:00 at Central 1.

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 – Day 3

Band:  

  • Grade 7 woodwinds meet at lunch today.

Library:

  • Cobra Can Challenge is up and running! Get busy Cobras for a chance to win some great prizes!

2020/21 Yearbooks:

Sports:

  • Everyone needs to get a form signed!  There are more copies on the table outside the gym.  Thanks to everyone who already handed theirs in.
  • Flag Football:
    • Practice today after school for grade 9 girls.  
    • AA Girls team will be posted tomorrow morning.  Exhibition game Wednesday at 6pm at Orelbar.
    • Grade 7 / 8 Girls Flag Football – 2:55 – 4:15
    • Final A Boys tryout – 2:55 – 4:30
    • AA Boys – meet in the gym at break to arrange drives.  Bring your forms!  Athletic fee $20.  
  • Girls softball:
    • Practice at Spring Lane 3-4:30. Change and meet at the gym doors immediately after dismissal to walk to the field as a group. 
  • Boys Baseball:
    • Practice Wednesday, Friday, 5:00 – 7:00 at Central Field near Charlottetown Rural.

Monday, May 3, 2021 – Day 2

Parents:

  • Please be informed that we will be letting Birchwood students access Olebar Park at noon. The weather has improved and the fields are in good condition. We also have some construction happening at the back of the school on an adjacent lot. Due to this construction and machinery on site, we will be allowing the grade seven students to go to the park starting today

Outdoor adventure club:

  • The outdoor adventure club will meet at 12 in Mr. Dohoo’s room to discuss this week’s outing. New members are always welcome.

Band:  

  • Grade 9 brass meet tomorrow morning at 7:45.
  • Grade 7 woodwinds meet tomorrow at lunch.
  • A reminder to all homeroom teachers concerning the Music Monday Kahoot which will take place after announcements this morning.

Library:

  • Cobra Can Challenge is up and running! Get busy Cobra’s for a chance to win some great prizes!

2020/21 Yearbooks:

Sports:

  • No Grade 9 girls flag football today.  It will go ahead tomorrow 2:55 4
  • AA Boys Flag team posted outside the gym.  Practice today 2:55-4:30
  • A Boys tryouts to continue 2:55-4
  • Girls softball Tuesday 3-4:30 at Spring Lane.  
  • Boys baseball – tba
  • Grade 7 / 8 girls flag football today 2:55-4
  • All flag practices will now take place at Orlebar.  Players must take ALL their belongings w/ them to the field.  You can not re-enter the school.  NO CLEATS in the school.  Please put your cleats on OUTSIDE!

Friday, April 30, 2021 – Day 1

Library:

  • Cobra Can Challenge is up and running! Get busy Cobras for a chance to win some great prizes!

2020/21 Yearbooks:

Sports:

  • Grade 7-9 boys Flag Football today – 3-4 – indoors or out, tba.  Please listen to announcements.  
  • Reminder: NO CLEATS IN THE SCHOOL and take all your belongings with you from the locker room before practice  
  • Badminton today after school
  • Grade 7 / 8 Girls Flag Football – Monday 3-4
  • Grade 9 Girls Flag Football – Tuesday 3-4
  • Grade 9 Boys Flag Football – Monday 3-4
  • Grade 7 / 8 Boys Flag Football – TBA
  • Anyone interested in playing U16 Flag Football (Boys and Girls) in Stratford, they are looking for more players!  Email gflood@sportpei.pe.ca 
  • Girls softball – Tuesday and Wednesday 3-4:30 at Spring Lane (weather permitting).  Coaches: Mrs. Gairns & Mr. Aylward

Thursday, April 29, 2021 – Day 6

Band:  

  • Grade 7 brass meet at lunch today.

Library:

  • Cobra Can Challenge is up and running! Get busy Cobra’s for a chance to win some great prizes!

2020/21 Yearbooks:

Sports:

  • -Flag Football- Practice today for Grade 7-9 girls from 3-4.
  • Welcome to Lacrosse PEI who is demonstrating today in gym classes

Wednesday, April 28, 2021 – Day 5

Happy Admin Assistant day to Deborah Upton, Michele Coles and Sharen Larter. They are the glue that holds Birchwood together.

Outdoor adventure club:

  • There will be a five minute meeting at 11:55 in Mr. Dohoo’s room for all club members that signed up for this week’s outing.

Band:

  • Grade 8 woodwinds rehearse tomorrow morning at 7:45am.
  • Grade 7 brass meet at lunch.

Library:

  • Cobra Can Challenge is up and running! Get busy Cobras for a chance to win some great prizes!

2020/21 Yearbooks:

Sports:

  • Grade 9 Boys Flag Football – 3-4pm. Be prepared to practice indoors or out.  Will update as soon as we know!  Coach: Mr. Whitty
  • Grade 7 / 8 Girls Flag Football – Thursday at Orlebar Park (if field conditions permit) 3-4pm
  • Grade 7 / 8 Boys Flag  Football  – tba
  • Badminton – today after school
  • We are looking to add a few more Flag Football coaches to the team.  If you or someone you know is interested, please email: mxmorrison@edu.pe.ca

Tuesday, April 27, 2021 – Day 4

Band:  

  • Grade 7 woodwinds meet at lunch today.

Library:

  • Cobra Can Challenge is up and running! Get busy Cobras for a chance to win some great prizes!

2020/21 Yearbooks:

Sports:

  • We are looking to add a few more Flag Football coaches to the team.  If you or someone you know is interested, please email: mxmorrison@edu.pe.ca 
  • Gr 9 Girls Flag Football today – 3-4pm.  Any questions, please contact Mr. Brioux
  • Gr 9 Boys Flag Football tomorrow (Wednesday) – 3-4pm.  Coach:  Mr. Whitty
  • Please be prepared to go indoors OR in the green space outside.  We will announce additional tryouts asap.
  • Girls AA Basketball team your hoodies are in! See Mr. Whelan to pick yours up.