In honor and remembrance of children who were taken from their homes and forced to attend residential schools. We are encouraging all students, staff and volunteers to wear orange to school Friday September 29th because Every Child Matters.
Students and staff of Georgetown Elementary School will participate is the annual Terry Fox Run on Wednesday September 27th. The plan is for the actual run/ walk to start around 2:15 pm outside on the school track. Once the run/ walk is finished, the participants will be able to enjoy the outdoors with a hot dog and drink.
Students are asked to bring in a $1 donation to help in out fundraising efforts for this worthy cause. Donations and funds raised from Ms. Mair’s book sale totaled $55.50
Your child can build their confidence while having fun learning a martial art from qualified black belt instructors. Start the school year with our $90 Introductory special which includes the first month of instruction and a Taekwondo uniform. Classes for all ages on Monday and Wednesday nights at the Cavendish Wellness Centre.
The first Home and School Meeting of the 2017/ 2018 school year will be held Monday September 25th at 6pm in the gym at GES. Please come out and meet fellow parents, grandparents and volunteers. Everyone is welcome, and we are still looking for more volunteers to sign up for some special events we have planned for the children and school.
We would like to make students and families aware that Georgetown Elementary is now a peanut and peanut product free school. We will be having an information session on Monday September 25 @ 4:00 for parents and volunteers to attend. Georgetown School’s Public Health Nurse, Marlene Victor will be in attendance to answer any questions and provide information about this type of allergy. Please refer to the letter sent home yesterday for some different lunch ideas if removing peanuts and peanut butter from your children’s lunch will be a challenge. Thanks for your cooperation on this matter.
We are back!! Starting on September 13th, 2017 from 6-7:30 Girl Guides will be back in Montague. We will be located at Hillcrest United on Wednesday evenings. We will be a multi unit group for all aged girls. There will also be a prize for one of our lucky early registered girls given out. Registration is now open online for the fall. If you have any questions you can contact Alice at 902-838-3833