Day 5- January 31, 2020

  • Welcome to staff guests in our school today including Ms. Tracy Powers, Ms. Linda Keel-Hale and Ms. Colleen MacPherson
  • School skate happening at 1:45 today, students will walk over to Three Rivers Sportsplex at 1:30 for our final Literacy Week event
  • Grill Cheese Day from our Hot Lunch Program- $1.00 for a delicious hot sandwich
  • Grade 8 Travel Drawing will be postponed until next week, February 3, due to unforeseen circumstances. Ticket draw for $500 will be awarded next week. Good Luck Ticket Buyers

Thursday January 30

Georgetown School and all Schools in the Public Schools Branch are closed today.

Due to continued poor visibility and road conditions caused by drifting snow throughout the province, all PSB classes are cancelled Thursday, January 30.

Friday January 31 will be a day 5 in the school cycle

Day 4- January 29, 2020

  • Please make staff guests welcome at our school. Visiting us today we have Ms. Cudmore, Ms. Powers and the Student Well-Being Team
  • Today for Literacy Week we are seeing lots of staff and students dressed in PJ’s and will enjoy an extended reading period later today
  • Pizza order for tomorrow is due in to the office
  • Tomorrow we will be visiting the Genevieve Solomon Memorial Library in celebration of Literacy Week for some fun activities with Erin
  • Consents for school skate on Friday are due back ASAP
  • Grade 8 Travel Tickets still available for sale from our Grade 8 students to raise funds for their graduation trip to Halifax in the spring

Day 3- January 28, 2020

  • In celebration of Literacy Week, today students and staff are dressed as their favourite storybook character
  • Tomorrow for literacy week it will be pajama day and there will be extended reading time
  • Happy Birthday to Mr. Gallison today, Mischa Z. and Allan D. celebrated yesterday! Happy Birthday Boys!
  • Consent forms for school skate on Friday are due back ASAP, extra copies available in the office
  • Grade 8 Travel Draw is happening on Thursday, get your ticket for the chance to win $500
  • Orders for Maroon Pig pizza and Hot Lunch grill cheese sandwich for Thursday and Friday accepted today

Literacy Week Events

  • Monday January 27, Guest story readers in our school today. Premier Dennis King and Julie Pellissier-Lush
  • Tuesday January 28, Come dressed as your favorite storybook character day
  • Wednesday January 29, Wear your PJ’s to school and extended reading time
  • Thursday January 30, Visit to the library
  • Friday January 31, School skate (physical literacy) 

Literacy Week- January 27- 31

Monday we are excited to have some special guests at our school…

Premier Dennis King will be here to share one of his most loved story books with the students.

Also joining us to celebrate Literacy Day on Monday January 27 we will have Julie Pellissier-Lush join us to read her favorite story to the school children.

There will be a week of celebration for Literacy Week with a pancake breakfast, more special guest readers and a pajama day.

Day 1- January 24, 2020

  • Hornet Pick of the Week Assembly today to recognize all the wonderful behaviours that Georgetown students have been caught doing
  • Welcome to staff guests in our school today. Mr. Carpenter, Ms. Kristyn Visser and Ms. Tammy Gallant
  • Hopefully everyone got a chance to watch Compass yesterday evening to see what an exciting few days the students in grades 4/ 5/ 6 have had
  • Students are asked to bring in their favourite book on Monday January 27 for Literacy Day. We will be celebrating all week with literacy projects and celebrations