November Update

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DRIVING to Make a Difference

Food Drive:  Bring in non perishable food items and toiletries until the end of the month.  All donations will go to Kawartha Food Source

Warm Clothing Drive:  Please drop off any warm clothing – jackets, snow pants, mitts, hats, boots, etc. All donations go to Women’s Resources.

Toy Drive: The Kinsman Toy Drive Barrel has arrived!  Please send any toys or gifts for children and youth to receive for Christmas!

Thank you to everyone who supported our Macmillan’s fundraiser.  We are so humbled by your generosity.  All funds raised are used to purchase equipment, supplies and field trips for students.  Without you generosity, we would not be able to offer as many activities and experiences to our students so Thank You!

We have a few upcoming events that you need to be aware of.

TOMORROW MORNING 7:30: Drop in Volleyball

Nov. 20: Progress Reports go home

Nov. 27: Parent Teacher Interviews – 4:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Nov. 28: PA Day

Nov. 29: Board Holiday

Dec. 9: Macmillan’s Pick up

Dec. 12: Holiday Concert

Dec. 18: Festive Dinner

There will be a field trip for Grade 7’s during the last week prior to Christmas Break.  Each class will be attending Trade Days at Fleming College in Peterborough and classes will attend one day each between Dec. 16 – 19. Stay tuned for more details, dates and times.

Our amazing School Council is organizing Festive Dinner again this year.  We are looking for donations of time and money. We need volunteers to help cook and serve dinner on December 18th. Please call the school at 705-324-4352 if you would like to help out.

We have a number of clubs and teams running right now.  Encourage your child to get involved. Your child contact the teacher supervisor for the club they are interested in.

Stage Band, Concert Band: Ms. Smith

Choir: Ms. Smith & Ms. Byer

Girl’s Writing Club: Ms. Hough

Cooking Club: Ms. Hough

Sewing Club: Mme. Steffler

Drop in Volleyball: Mr. Beggs

Coding Club: Mr. Beggs

Alliance Club: Mme. Steffler

School Council: Ms. Byer & Ms. Butcher

Mini black light performance for the holiday concert (Thursday December 12): Ms. Smith