Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019 – Day 5

Outdoor Adventure Club : 

  • A reminder to all outdoor adventure club members who are coming rock climbing tomorrow to make sure they complete the online waiver or they will not be allowed to climb.

Wrestling:

  • Please give forms and $10 athletic fee for wrestling to Ms. Morrison or pay online birchwood@edu.pe.ca
  • Practice today 3 – 4:45

Band:

  • Grade 8 band will not be meeting tomorrow.

Curling:

  • Learn to Curl starts November 27 and it will run on Wednesdays from 4-5:45pm.  All the participants need is a clean pair of sneakers and a helmet. Registration is $132 (taxes included) for the 8-week program.  Please email aduncan@sportpei.pe.ca

Today’s Basketball:

  • A Boys 3 – 4:30
  • A Girls 4:30 – 5:40
  • AA Boys 4:30 – 6
  • AA Girls 6 – 7:30
  • Teams have been selected and posted by the gym.  All forms and money due NO LATER than Tuesday, Nov 26 (before your first game).

Badminton Club :  

  • Every Sunday 5 pm – 7pm,  Cost is $5 for the whole year.

INTRAMURAL DODGEBALL :

  • THERE WILL BE NO DODGEBALL TODAY !!!  THE GAMES WILL BE PLAYED AT THE END OF THE SCHEDULE.

Hockey Academy:

  • Hockey Academy today for gr. 8 and 9. Please dismiss at 1:45
  • Due to the Islanders game-  gear can be dropped off at the trade center or at Birchwood School.

Monday, Nov. 18, 2019 – Day 3

New bell schedule:

  • Starting Today,  we will be starting our day ten minutes later at 8:55AM.  The day will still end at 3:00PM. Break and lunch will be reduced by five minutes.  We hope this change will allow students who face transportation delays a better start to their day.
  • 8:40 – 8:55 Homeroom
  • 8:55 – 9:55 Period 1
  • 9:55 – 10:05 Break
  • 10:05 – 11:05 Period 2
  • 11:05 – 12:05 Period 3
  • 12:05 – 12:50 Lunch
  • 12:50 – 1:00 PM HR
  • 1:00 – 2:00 Period 4
  • 2:00 – 3:00 Period 5
  • 3:00 Dismissal

Islanders Game:

  • Birchwood students will be attending the annual Islanders hockey game on Wednesday, November 20th at 10:00 a.m. at the Eastlink Centre.
  • Students will be walking to the Eastlink center at 9:30.
  • This will be an off grounds day for grade 7’s as well.

Outdoor Adventure club:

  • There will be an outdoor adventure club meeting today at 12:15 in Mr. Dohoo’s room to discuss this week’s outing. New members are always welcome.

Band:

  • Grade 9 band tomorrow morning.
  • Grade 7 band Thursday at lunch.

Field Hockey

  • Please get your money in to Ms. MacGillivray or Mme. Walsh by the end of the day

Wrestling:

  • Please give forms and $10 athletic fee for wrestling to Ms. Morrison or pay online birchwood@edu.pe.ca
  • Practice today 3 – 4:30

Basketball:

  • AA Girls Practice 3 – 4:30.  4:30 – 5:00 team meeting. Parents’ meeting tomorrow – time tba
  • A Girls 3 – 4:30 tryouts today.
  • A & AA Boys 4:30
  • Forms & athletic fees due no later than Mon, Nov 25th.  Please see your coach. Fees can be paid online birchwood@edu.pe.ca or to PE office.  Please ensure if you’re paying cash, you get a rcpt from Ms. Morrison.

Badminton Club :  

  • Every Sunday 5 pm – 7pm,  Cost is $5 for the whole year.

INTRAMURAL DODGEBALL :

  • Stars Vs. HIghlighters, King Dodger Vs. Gwen cobras

Curling:

  • Learn to Curl starts November 27 and it will run on Wednesdays from 4-5:45pm.  All the participants need is a clean pair of sneakers and a helmet. Registration is $132 (taxes included) for the 8-week program.  Please email aduncan@sportpei.pe.ca

Final Girls AA Basketball Roster

Girls AA Basketball roster for the 2019/2020 season:

 
Alanna Mabey
Alina Crockett
Brooke Walsh
Grace Bulger
Isabelle McGeoghegan
Neely Johnston
Ella Murnaghan
Morgan Reid
Zoe Olscamp
Maiya Chaudhary
Penny Olscamp
Rebekah McGeoghegan
The next practice for the AA girls is Monday, November 18 from 3:00-4:30. 
A girls will hold tryouts starting Monday, November 18 from 3:00-4:30.

Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019 – Day 2

Cobra Shops:

  • Our Birchwood Spirit Wear Shop is having a Black Friday sale.
  • Save 20% with the Promo code FRIDAY.  Click Here.

Basketball:

  • Wednesday: Boys 3pm, Girls 4:45
  • A & AA Boys teams are posted down by the gym.
  • A Girls tryouts continue next week.  AA tryouts continue today

Curling

  • FREE curling session for all Birchwood students on Wed, Nov 13 at the Charlottetown Curling Club at 4:00pm.  Parents, you’re welcome to try curling during this session as well!
  • Please email Amy Duncan at Curl PEI aduncan@sportpei.pe.ca to register.

Wrestling:

  • Please give forms and $10 athletic fee for wrestling to Ms. Morrison or pay online birchwood@edu.pe.ca
  • Practice today until 5pm

Badminton Club :  

  • Every Sunday 5 pm – 7pm,  Cost is $5 for the whole year.

INTRAMURAL DODGEBALL :

  • Heat v Lightening
  • Pineapples v Blue Knights

Hockey Academy

  • Today for 8/9 – Please dismiss at 1:45

Destination Imagination

  • Reminder to all students interested in Destination Imagination. There will be a meeting today in Mr. Murphy’s room at 12!
Community Service Project :
  • The Youth Group which takes place at  Birchwood will be doing a community project on the 21st to visit the seniors home and share stories, play games and do arts and crafts with them. We would like to invite students who would like to volunteer to come to the meeting to prepare this thursday in the library.
  • Below is a video about the group, poster and registration form.
  • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cbko273qN54&t=12s
  • Youth Group Poster

Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019 – Day 6

Parent Teacher Interviews:

  • Thursday, 4:00 – 7:00 pm
  • Friday, 9:00 – 12:00
  • All interviews will be in gym.
  • Please be cognizant of the 5 minute max time allotment per course.

Athletics:

Basketball:

  • Tryouts: continue next week
    • Tuesday: Girls 3pm, Boys 4:45
    • Wednesday: Boys 3pm, Girls 4:45

Curling

  • FREE curling session for all Birchwood students on Wed, Nov 13 at the Charlottetown Curling Club at 4:00pm.  Parents, you’re welcome to try curling during this session as well!
  • Please email Amy Duncan at Curl PEI aduncan@sportpei.pe.ca to register.

Wrestling:

  • Very important meeting today at break!  Please give forms and $10 athletic fee for wrestling to Ms. Morrison or pay onlinebirchwood@edu.pe.ca
  • Wrestling Camp this weekend with National team coaches!  Open to all
  • Where: Colonel Gray.  When: Starts on Sat at 10am.  See you ALL there! Email wrestlingpei@gmail.com to register

Badminton Club :  

  • Begins this Sunday 5 pm – 7pm,  November 10th … Come out and get some exercise !!  Cost is $5 for the whole year.

INTRAMURAL DODGEBALL :

  • Dodgeball begins next Tuesday !!!   GRADE 7 SAUCE vs. TELETUBBIES ; FRENCH FRIES v. DODGERS

Girls Field hockey:

  • Please meet in Mme Walsh’s room at break

Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019 – Day 5

Parent Teacher Interviews:

  • Thursday, 4:00 – 7:00 pm
  • Friday, 9:00 – 12:00
  • All interviews will be in gym.
  • Please be cognizant of the 5 minute max time allotment per course.

Outdoor Adventure: 

  • The outdoor adventure club will be meeting in the cafeteria at 12:55 to depart for today’s geocaching outing. Students must check-in with homeroom teachers after lunch before coming to the cafeteria.

Athletics:

Basketball:

  • Tryouts:
    • Wednesday: 3 – 4:45 (boys) & 4:45 – 6:30 (girls).
    • Tryouts continue next week on Tuesday and Wednesday.
    • Tues, Nov 12
      • Girls 3-4:45
      • Boys 4:45-6:30
    • Wed, Nov 13
      • Boys 3-4:45
      • Girls 4:45-6:30

Badminton Club :  

  • Begins this Sunday 5 pm – 7pm,  November 10th … Come out and get some exercise !!  Cost is $5 for the whole year.

Wrestling

  • Practice today 3-4:30
  • Wrestling Camp this weekend with National team coaches!  Open to all at Colonel Gray. Starts on Sat at 10am. See you ALL there!  Email wrestlingpei@gmail.com to register.

Curling:

  • FREE curling session for all Birchwood students on Wed, Nov 13 at the Charlottetown Curling Club at 4:00pm.  Parents, you’re welcome to try curling during this session as well!
  • Please email Amy Duncan at Curl PEI aduncan@sportpei.pe.ca to register.

Hockey Academy

  • Hockey academy for grade 8’s today

Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019 – Day 4

Athletics:

Soccer:

  • Fun co-ed game today 3-4pm

Curling:

  • Welcome to to Birchwood Curling PEI and their Rocks and Rings Program

Basketball:

  • Tryouts:
    • Tuesday: 3 – 4:45 (girls) & 4:45 – 6:30 (boys)
    • Wednesday: 3 – 4:45 (boys) & 4:45 – 6:30 (girls)

Wrestling

  • Practices will run Mon and Wed for Oct and Nov.  All are welcome. We will add Thursday practices in Dec.

Girls Field hockey:

  • Could all girls meet in Mme Walsh’s room at break.