Daily Announcements: Thursday, November 15th ***PA Day tomorrow***

Lost and Found! Don’t forget to visit the basement while you are at the school for parent teacher interviews this week. Both the school’s and daycare’s lost and founds are overflowing with hoodies, jackets, water bottles and lunch gear.

What’s coming up?

  • Today, Thursday, November 15th – Parent/Teacher Conferences – PM
  • Friday, November 16th – PA Day and Parent/Teacher Conferences – AM
  • November 14 through November 21 – Scholastic Book Fair in the library. Our librarian, Ms Kopka, is looking for volunteers. Check times and sign up HERE
  • Thursday, November 22nd – Gledhill School Council Meeting 6pm-7:30pm in the library
  • Friday, November 23rd – Silent Auction and 90s Night Dance Party at the Royal Canadian Legion . Tickets can be purchased online at www.sagoto.com/gsc/party  
  • Monday, November 26th – Character Ed Assembly (All are welcome)
  • Friday, November 30th – Pizza Lunch (Gr 1-5)

Highlights from this morning’s announcements:

Read first: “I would like to acknowledge that this school is situated upon traditional territories. The territories include the Wendat, Anishinabek Nation, the Haudenosaunee Confederacy, the Mississaugas of Scugog, Hiawatha, Alderville First Nation and the Métis Nation. The treaty that was signed for this particular parcel of land is collectively referred to as the Williams Treaties of 1923 and applies to lands east of Woodbine Avenue. I also recognize the enduring presence of Aboriginal peoples on this land.”

  1. Thank you to all students who entered the Remembrance Day contest. The entries look great!
  2. Reminder that the boys 4/5 Volleyball team should come to the gym at 12 noon today.
  3. Good Morning Gledhill! We are here to talk to you about the Enchanted Forest book fair where you let your imagination grow! The book fair runs until Wednesday, November 21st. It is open from 8:30-11:30 each day, but closed at recess. A special family event will take place tonight, Thursday, November 15th from 3:30 until 6:00 (during parent teacher interviews). All students received a flyer with a ballot. Submit your ballot when you visit the book fair on today or Monday for a chance to win $25 worth of book for yourself and $25 for your classroom. The draw will take place Monday after school and the lucky winner will be announced Tuesday morning. Teachers, please sign up online for classroom visits.
  4. A message from the Eco Team: Hi everyone, we all know that plastic bags are causing big problems for animals in our lakes, rivers and oceans. We invite you to email Mme. Leclerc a photo of one of your family members shopping for groceries with reusable bags. We will post your photo on the Eco Club board and enter you in a draw for an Eco Friendly Prize. chantal.leclerc@tdsb.on.ca

Note: These announcements are typed up daily and posted by a parent volunteer on the Gledhill School Council’s Communications Committee. Edits or omissions are made occasionally to protect the privacy of students. 

Daily Announcements: Wednesday, November 14th

Lost and Found! Don’t forget to visit the basement while you are at the school for parent teacher interviews this week. Both the school’s and daycare’s lost and founds are overflowing with hoodies, jackets, water bottles and lunch gear.

What’s coming up?

November is Empathy Month

  • Today, Wednesday, November 14th – Progress Reports go home.
  • Thursday, November 15th – Parent/Teacher Conferences – PM
  • Friday, November 16th – PA Day and Parent/Teacher Conferences – AM
  • November 14 through November 21 – Scholastic Book Fair in the library. Our librarian, Ms Kopka, is looking for volunteers. Check times and sign up HERE
  • Thursday, November 22nd – Gledhill School Council Meeting 6pm-7:30pm in the library
  • Friday, November 23rd – Silent Auction and 90s Night Dance Party at the Royal Canadian Legion . Tickets can be purchased online at www.sagoto.com/gsc/party  
  • Monday, November 26th – Character Ed Assembly (All are welcome)
  • Friday, November 30th – Pizza Lunch (Gr 1-5)

Highlights from this morning’s announcements:

Read first: “I would like to acknowledge that this school is situated upon traditional territories. The territories include the Wendat, Anishinabek Nation, the Haudenosaunee Confederacy, the Mississaugas of Scugog, Hiawatha, Alderville First Nation and the Métis Nation. The treaty that was signed for this particular parcel of land is collectively referred to as the Williams Treaties of 1923 and applies to lands east of Woodbine Avenue. I also recognize the enduring presence of Aboriginal peoples on this land.”

  1. Only one more day until all posters and poems are due for the Remembrance Day contest. Send all entries with permission forms to Rm 30.
  2. Good Morning Gledhill! We are here to talk to you about the Enchanted Forest book fair where you let your imagination grow! The book fair starts TODAY, Wednesday November 14th, and runs until Wednesday, November 21st. It is open from 8:30-11:30 each day, but closed at recess. A special family event will take place on Thursday, November 15th from 3:30 until 6:00 (during parent teacher interviews). All students received a flyer with a ballot. Submit your ballot when you visit the book fair on Wednesday, Thursday or Monday for a chance to win $25 worth of book for yourself and $25 for your classroom. The draw will take place Monday after school and the lucky winner will be announced Tuesday morning. Teachers, please sign up online for classroom visits.
  3. A message from the Eco Team: Hi everyone, we all know that plastic bags are causing big problems for animals in our lakes, rivers and oceans. We invite you to email Mme. Leclerc a photo of one of your family members shopping for groceries with reusable bags. We will post your photo on the Eco Club board and enter you in a draw for an Eco Friendly Prize. chantal.leclerc@tdsb.on.ca

Note: These announcements are typed up daily and posted by a parent volunteer on the Gledhill School Council’s Communications Committee. Edits or omissions are made occasionally to protect the privacy of students. 

Daily Announcements: Tuesday, November 13th

What’s coming up?

November is Empathy Month

  • Wednesday, November 14th – Progress Reports go home.
  • Thursday, November 15th – Parent/Teacher Conferences – PM
  • Friday, November 16th – PA Day and Parent/Teacher Conferences – AM
  • November 14 through November 21 – Scholastic Book Fair in the library. Our librarian, Ms Kopka, is looking for volunteers. Check times and sign up HERE
  • Thursday, November 22nd – Gledhill School Council Meeting 6pm-7:30pm in the library
  • Friday, November 23rd – Silent Auction and 90s Night Dance Party at the Royal Canadian Legion . Tickets can be purchased online at www.sagoto.com/gsc/party  
  • Monday, November 26th – Character Ed Assembly (All are welcome)
  • Friday, November 30th – Pizza Lunch (Gr 1-5)

Highlights from this morning’s announcements:

Read first: “I would like to acknowledge that this school is situated upon traditional territories. The territories include the Wendat, Anishinabek Nation, the Haudenosaunee Confederacy, the Mississaugas of Scugog, Hiawatha, Alderville First Nation and the Métis Nation. The treaty that was signed for this particular parcel of land is collectively referred to as the Williams Treaties of 1923 and applies to lands east of Woodbine Avenue. I also recognize the enduring presence of Aboriginal peoples on this land.”

  1. Primary Choir is today at 11:45
  2. A reminder that the Kindie helpers from Rms 24 & 25 will be meeting in the Music Room at morning recess to discuss the Kindergarten Musical.
  3. Reminder that there is a boys volleyball practice tomorrow morning at 8:10am – Mrs Pace
  4. There will be a Spirit Squad meeting today at last recess. Meet Mrs. Ahmad on the playground outside for important news!
  5. Good Morning Gledhill! We are here to talk to you about the Enchanted Forest book fair where you let your imagination grow! The book fair starts Wednesday November 14th, that’s TOMORROW and runs until Wednesday, November 21st. It is open from 8:30-11:30 each day, but closed at recess. A special family event will take place on Thursday, November 15th from 3:30 until 6:00 (during parent teacher interviews). All students received a flyer with a ballot. Submit your ballot when you visit the book fair on Wednesday, Thursday or Monday for a chance to win $25 worth of book for youself and $25 for your classroom. The draw will take place Monday after school and the lucky winner will be announced Tuesday morning. Teachers, please sign up online for classroom visits.
  6. A message from the Eco Team: Hi everyone, we all know that plastic bags are causing big problems for animals in our lakes, rivers and oceans. We invite you to email Mme. Leclerc a photo of one of your family members shopping for groceries with reusable bags. We will post your photo on the Eco Club board and enter you in a draw for an Eco Friendly Prize. chantal.leclerc@tdsb.on.ca

Note: These announcements are typed up daily and posted by a parent volunteer on the Gledhill School Council’s Communications Committee. Edits or omissions are made occasionally to protect the privacy of students. 

Book Drive to benefit The Children’s Book Bank: Nov 16- Dec 8

Local business, Butterfly Books, is holding it’s annual book drive with several drop off spots in our neighborhood. Books collected will be delivered to The Children’s Book Bank.  

The Children’s Book Bank provides free books and literacy support to children living in low-income neighborhoods across Toronto.

Daily Announcements: Monday, November 12th

What’s coming up?

November is Empathy Month

  • Wednesday, November 14th – Progress Reports go home.
  • Thursday, November 15th – Parent/Teacher Conferences – PM
  • Friday, November 16th – PA Day and Parent/Teacher Conferences – AM
  • November 14 through November 21 – Scholastic Book Fair in the library. Our librarian, Ms Kopka, is looking for volunteers. Check times and sign up HERE
  • Thursday, November 22nd – Gledhill School Council Meeting 6pm-7:30pm in the library
  • Friday, November 23rd – Silent Auction and 90s Night Dance Party at the Royal Canadian Legion . Tickets can be purchased online at www.sagoto.com/gsc/party  
  • Monday, November 26th – Character Ed Assembly (All are welcome)
  • Friday, November 30th – Pizza Lunch (Gr 1-5)

Highlights from this morning’s announcements:

Read first: “I would like to acknowledge that this school is situated upon traditional territories. The territories include the Wendat, Anishinabek Nation, the Haudenosaunee Confederacy, the Mississaugas of Scugog, Hiawatha, Alderville First Nation and the Métis Nation. The treaty that was signed for this particular parcel of land is collectively referred to as the Williams Treaties of 1923 and applies to lands east of Woodbine Avenue. I also recognize the enduring presence of Aboriginal peoples on this land.”

  1. A message from the Eco Team: Hi everyone, we all know that plastic bags are causing big problems for animals in our lakes, rivers and oceans. We invite you to email Mme. Leclerc a photo of one of your family members shopping for groceries with reusable bags. We will post your photo on the Eco Club board and enter you in a draw for an Eco Friendly Prize.
  2. USchool Ukulele classes today at lunch.
  3. Students – this is a message for you! All posters and poems for the Remembrance Day contest are due in Rm 30 by Friday. Make sure you have a permission form!

Note: These announcements are typed up daily and posted by a parent volunteer on the Gledhill School Council’s Communications Committee. Edits or omissions are made occasionally to protect the privacy of students. 

Evening Volunteer Opportunities – 90s Dance and Silent Auction

Gledhill’s 90s Dance and Silent Auction is only 11 days away (is your babysitter booked?) and the fundraising crew has been hard at work planning an evening of FUN!

Help is needed with a few key things on the night of – setting up auction items, selling tickets at the door, 50/50 draw and clean up at the end of the night. Shifts are an hour only so you can still help out and have the rest of the evening to PARTY!

Check out where help is needed HERE

Daily Announcements: Thursday, November 8th

What’s coming up?

  • Friday, November 9th – Remembrance Day Assembly at 10:30am. All are welcome to attend.
  • Wednesday, November 14th – Progress Reports go home.
  • Thursday, November 15th – Parent/Teacher Conferences
  • Friday, November 16th – PA Day and Parent/Teacher Conferences
  • November 14 through November 21th – Scholastic Book Fair in the library. Our librarian, Ms Kopka, is looking for volunteers. Check times and sign up HERE
  • Thursday, November 22nd – Gledhill School Council Meeting 6pm-7:30pm in the library
  • Friday, November 23rd – Silent Auction and 90s Night Dance Party at the Royal Canadian Legion . Tickets can be purchased online at www.sagoto.com/gsc/party  

Highlights from this morning’s announcements:

Read first: “I would like to acknowledge that this school is situated upon traditional territories. The territories include the Wendat, Anishinabek Nation, the Haudenosaunee Confederacy, the Mississaugas of Scugog, Hiawatha, Alderville First Nation and the Métis Nation. The treaty that was signed for this particular parcel of land is collectively referred to as the Williams Treaties of 1923 and applies to lands east of Woodbine Avenue. I also recognize the enduring presence of Aboriginal peoples on this land.”

  1. Thank you to all girls who tried out for our basketball team. I will post a list of those who made it on my website and outside my office by the end of the day. – Mr Webb  (Note: his website mentions that the first team meeting is tomorrow – Friday morning at 8:30am).
  2. A reminder to Grade 4 and 5 boys interested in volleyball please meet Mrs. Pace at 8:15 tomorrow morning in the gym. Please remember your running shoes.

Note: These announcements are typed up daily and posted by a parent volunteer on the Gledhill School Council’s Communications Committee. Edits or omissions are made occasionally to protect the privacy of students.