Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2021 – Day 3

2019/20 Yearbooks:

  • Last years grade 9 students (now in grade 10) can pick their yearbooks up at the front door of Birchwood. See the link below for all those last year grade 9 students who ordered one.
  • Grade 9 Birchwood Yearbook List
  • We have extra yearbooks for sale as well, $30 cash at door or e-transfer to birchwood@edu.pe.ca. If e-transfer please state the student’s name and what transfer is for.
  • Please forward any questions regarding yearbooks to Ron Vaive at rwvaive@edu.pe.ca
  • Early in the new year we will be releasing info on our 2020/21 yearbook. We have some exciting new features this year so stay tuned.

Shirt Orders:

Sports:

  • Basketball athletic fee $20 – birchwood@edu.pe.ca 
    • Tuesday:
      • 3:00 AAG AB
      • 4:35 AAB AG
    • Wednesday:
      • 3:00 AAG
      • 4:35 AB
      • 6:10 AAB
    • Thursday:
      • to be confirmed
    • Friday:
      • 3:00 AG

Monday, Jan. 4, 2021 – Day 2

2019/20 Yearbooks:

  • Last year’s grade 9 students (now in grade 10) can pick their yearbooks up at the front door of Birchwood. See the link below for all those last year grade 9 students who ordered one.
  • Grade 9 Birchwood Yearbook List
  • We have extra yearbooks for sale as well, $30 cash at door or e-transfer to birchwood@edu.pe.ca. If e-transfer please state the student’s name and what transfer is for.
  • Please forward any questions regarding yearbooks to Ron Vaive at rwvaive@edu.pe.ca
  • Early in the new year we will be releasing info on our 2020/21 yearbook. We have some exciting new features this year so stay tuned.

Shirt Orders:

    • Cobras and sports teams: link to order hoodies and t-shirts below.  A Girls volleyball and basketball have been added to the webstore:

Sports:

  • Basketball:
    • 3:00 – AAG & AB
    • 4:35 – AAB & AG
  • No Tues & Thurs morning basketball this week.  Cost: $10.  Stay tuned for updates.  
  • Athletic fee $20 is now due – please pay Ms. Morrison or online birchwood@edu.pe.ca 

Band:    

  • All band rehearsals (lunch and early morning band) will begin next week

Welcome Back Cobras!

As we wind down our holiday break, here are a few reminders to start the week:

  1. Tomorrow will be day 2 on the Birchwood calendar.
  2. The mask guidelines that were in place prior to break have not changed.
  3. Basketball is back in action tomorrow:
    1. 3:00 – AAG & AB
    2. 4:35 – AAB & AG
  4. 2019/20 Yearbooks:
    • Last years grade 9 students (now in grade 10) can pick their yearbooks up at the front door of Birchwood. See the link below for all those last year grade 9 students who ordered one.
    • We have extra yearbooks for sale as well, $30 cash at door or e-transfer to birchwood@edu.pe.ca. Before ordering, please contact Ron Vaive rwvaive@edu.pe.ca first as books are limited.
    • If e-transfer please state students name and what transfer is for.
    • Early in the new year we will be releasing info on our 2020/21 yearbook. We have some exciting new features this year so stay tuned.

Birchwood Christmas Concert Links

Birchwood Family,
Below are the links to this year’s Christmas Concert. Enjoy and happy holidays to all.

Special thanks to Mr. Langille for pulling this all together and Mel Guray for the outstanding video and audio work.

Birchwood Seasons Greetings

Parent and Guardians,

A few items to share as we head into the holiday break…..

The PEI Healthy School Food Program will be offering a new menu.

Ordering will begin December 28th and close January 1st at 9:00 AM.

www.peischoolfood.ca

After the holiday break, our current mask guidelines will remain in place.

The Birchwood staff would like to wish everyone a safe and happy holidays. We look forward to seeing everyone in the new year!

Birchwood Staff

Friday, Dec. 18, 2020 – Day 1

2019/20 Yearbooks:

  • Last years grade 9 students (now in grade 10) can pick their yearbooks up at the front door of Birchwood. See the link below for all those last year grade 9 students who ordered one.
  • We have extra yearbooks for sale as well, $30 cash at door or e-transfer to birchwood@edu.pe.ca. If e-transfer please state students name and what transfer is for.
  • Grade 9 Birchwood Yearbook List
  • Please forward any questions regarding yearbooks to Ron Vaive at rwvaive@edu.pe.ca
  • Early in the new year we will be releasing info on our 2020/21 yearbook. We have some exciting new features this year so stay tuned.

Birchwood Spirit Week

  • Dec. 14-18
    • Friday, Dec. 18 – Cobra Spirit Day

Shirt Orders:

Sports:

  • Bball forms – only 4 left to hand in!  Miller, AJ, Eamon, Ethan.  If you paid your athletic fee, please pick up your receipt in the gym.  

Library:

  • Please return or renew any overdue library books. 

Band:  

  • Students please pick up your instruments today or tomorrow to take home for the holidays.  New Christmas joke:  Why was the snowman looking through the carrots?  He was picking his nose!!

Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2020 – Day 5

Birchwood Spirit Week

  • Dec. 14-18
    • Wednesday, Dec. 16 – Holiday Colours/Twin Day
    • Thursday, Dec. 17 – Ugly Christmas Sweater Day
    • Friday, Dec. 18 – Cobra Spirit Day 

Birchwood Sock Drive:

  • From December 7-16 please donate a new pair of socks in time for Christmas. Socks will be collected from your home room class and delivered to the food bank. Help make someone’s Christmas a little cozier!

Shirt Orders:

    • Cobras and sports teams: link to order hoodies and t-shirts below.  A Girls volleyball and basketball have been added to the webstore:

Sports:

  • No early morning or after school basketball for the next 2 weeks.  We are hoping bball will begin as soon as we come back in Jan.  Please get your forms in so that you’re eligible to attend: Ethan, Eamon, Ryan, Miller & AJ

Library:

  • Please return or renew any overdue library books. . 

Band:  

  • Wonderful job to all students who performed yesterday in our Virtual Christmas Concert!!  Students played very well and much fun was had by all.  Thank you to staff for your patience in students moving around the building and also to those who helped decorate the cafeteria in a festive way.  Band students  —  instruments and music now need to be gathered and taken home for the holidays.  Instruments will not be needed for the remainder of the week.  One last thing.  What type of motorcycle does Santa drive??  A HOLLY Davidson!!

Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2020 – Day 4

Birchwood Spirit Week

  • Next week: Dec. 14-18
    • Monday, Dec. 14 – Pj/ Comfy Clothes Day
    • Tuesday, Dec. 15 – Christmas Hat Day
    • Wednesday, Dec. 16 – Holiday Colours/Twin Day
    • Thursday, Dec. 17 – Ugly Christmas Sweater Day
    • Friday, Dec. 18 – Cobra Spirit Day 

Birchwood Sock Drive:

  • From December 7-16 please donate a new pair of socks in time for Christmas. Socks will be collected from your home room class and delivered to the food bank. Help make someone’s Christmas a little cozier!

Shirt Orders:

Sports:

  • No early morning or after school basketball for the next 2 weeks.  
  • Overdue Bball forms – Ethan, Eamon, Ryan, Naomi, Miller & AJ

Library:

  • Please return or renew any overdue books.
  • A big congratulations to our book trailer contest winners. Lauren Walsh grabbed first place with her outstanding trailer for Harry Potter. Mia Hall and Annie Kennedy will also receive prizes for their trailer on the Red Queen. Great job girls. Please see Mrs. Gairns on Wednesday for your prizes. The book trailers will be posted to the Library’s google classroom. 

Monday, Dec. 14, 2020 – Day 3

Band:

  • All band students make sure you have your instruments at school tomorrow for the recording of our school Christmas concert.

Birchwood Spirit Week

  • This week: Dec. 14-18
    • Monday, Dec. 14 – Pj/ Comfy Clothes Day
    • Tuesday, Dec. 15 – Christmas Hat Day
    • Wednesday, Dec. 16 – Holiday Colours/Twin Day
    • Thursday, Dec. 17 – Ugly Christmas Sweater Day
    • Friday, Dec. 18 – Cobra Spirit Day 

Birchwood Sock Drive:

  • So far 195 pairs of socks collected.
  • From December 7-12 please donate a new pair of socks in time for Christmas. Socks will be collected from your home room class and delivered to the food bank. Help make someone’s Christmas a little cozier!

Shirt Orders:

    • Cobras and sports teams: link to order hoodies and t-shirts below.  A Girls volleyball and basketball have been added to the webstore:

Sports:

  • No early morning or after school basketball for the next 2 weeks.  
  • Overdue Bball forms – Ethan, Eamon, Ryan, Naomi, Miller & AJ

Library:

  • Get your Book Trailer Contest submission into Mrs. Gairns by the end of today. Good luck!

Christmas Families:

  • Thanks to all the students and staff who supported our Christmas families. Candy cane sales raised $720 and our Christmas basket raised $590!!!!