Weekly Announcements

Highlights from this week’s announcements:

  • Good morning!  Please stand for the Land Acknowledgement and our National Anthem.
  • We acknowledge we are hosted on the lands of the Mississaugas of the Anishinaabe , the Haudenosaunee Confederacy and the Wendat.  We also recognize the enduring presence of all First Nations, Metis and Inuit Peoples.
  • O Canada
  • Please be seated.  Make sure you are listening to anything that is relevant to you.
  • Primary choir is today Tuesday at 1145am.  Please wait for Mrs Bailey to pick you up where you eat lunch
  • Makerspace will be meeting today(Tuesday) at 1145am.  Please bring all of your outdoor gear with you as you will be going outside at 1220.
  • December’s character traits are Kindness and Caring.  We demonstrate this character trait by:
    • showing understanding and treating others with compassion, generosity and a forgiving spirit
    • being gentle, friendly, considerate and willing to help
    • showing concern or sympathy for others and being sensitive to the needs of others
    • talking positively about others
    • considering the needs of others, not just your own
  • Kindness and caring look like and sound like:
    • doing something nice for somebody- a random act of kindness
    • smiling at those you know and those you don’t know
    • saying “good morning”
    • reminding someone how special he or she is
    • volunteering time to help others in need or donating to a charity
    • asking “how can i help?” or “how are you?”
  • the students going with Mr. Webb to 905Raptors are supposed to check in with their classroom teachers and stay there until after the announcements.  Then they are to meet with Mr. Webb in the small lunchroom.

Note: These announcements are typed up 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 student identities.  Some days part of the announcements are read by the students in French.  For the purposes of these posts, announcements will be in English.

What’s Coming Up at Gledhill??

Hello Gledhill families!

Here’s your weekly update of “what’s coming up at Gledhill”!  

The character trait for December is “Kindness and Caring”.  Every morning the students hear a quote related to kindness and caring with the morning announcements.

What’s coming up?

  • Friday December 6th- PA DAY.  No school today!
  • Wednesday December 11th- Spirit Day- Dress in your Fun and Festive Wear
  • Thursday December 12th- Winter Concert- 930am and 1pm in the school gym.
    • Grade 1-5 concert at 930am.  Classrooms participating: Rooms 6, 8, 18, 21, 22, 26, 27 and 28.  Also students in Primary Choir, Primary Ukulele Kids, Strings, and Uschool Ukulele
    • Kindergarten Concert at 1pm.  All kindergarten classes and the kindergarten “Ukulele Kids” group
  • Friday December 13th- Pizza lunch for students in Grades 1-5 who have signed up
  • Tuesday December 17th at 9am- Character Education Assembly “Kindness and Caring” – in the school gymnasium.  All are welcome!
  • Friday December 20th- Spirit Day – Pyjama Day – wear your pyjamas to school
  • Friday December 20th- Last day of school for 2019!!
  • Monday January 6th, 2020- Back to school after winter break!

 

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Note: These emails are typed up 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 student identities.  Some days part of the announcements are read by the students in French.  For the purposes of these posts, announcements will be in English.

 

School Council Meeting Minutes – Thursday November 21st, 2019

Thanks to everyone that joined the school council meeting, it was a very positive meeting with lots of great ideas. Mark your calendars for the next meeting Thursday January 23rd.

Please follow the link below for the latest minutes:

https://drive.google.com/drive/u/1/folders/1EEw0wHJvnlMHf7suQkIelMd1thQiwuBe

 

FINAL REMINDER- Pizza Lunch Orders Due Saturday November 30th/19

To all Gledhill families with children in Grades 1-5:

Please note that if you are intrested in purchasing pizza lunches for your child but have not done so, November 30th will be the final day for ALL pizza lunches for the year. You will NOT be able to order online after that date. So please place you orders for the year. Note you will NOT be able to place any pizza lunch orders after November 30th. Thank you.

If there are any Gledhill families with students in Grades 1-5 who are unable to participate in pizza lunches due to financial constraints, please send in a note to your child’s teacher or get in touch with the pizza lunch committee at GSCPizza@gmail.com. There are funds available to support you!

Thanks Gledhill families!

What’s Coming Up at Gledhill?

Hello Gledhill families!

We will be having a slight change to the format of emails being sent to you from “The Gledhill Guardian” starting today!  On Mondays you will receive an email with “What’s Coming Up at Gledhill?”.  On Fridays, you will receive a summary of announcements that the students have heard throughout the week!

Of course, if something important like a special event or a volunteer call-out needs to be done, you may get an additional email with information specific to that!  Thanks for all your support!

What’s coming up?

  • Monday November 25th – Character Education Assembly ” Empathy” at 9am in the gym.  All are welcome to attend!
  • Friday November 29th- Pizza Lunch for those who have pre-ordered in grades 1-5
  • Saturday November 30th- Last day for families of Grades 1-5 students to place Pizza Lunch orders for the 2019/20 school year
  • Saturday November 30th @ 130pm – Marlies Game at Scotiabank arena for those with tickets
  • Friday December 6th- PA DAY.  No school today!
  • Thursday December 12th- Winter Concert- 930am and 1pm in the school gym.
    • Grade 1-5 concert at 930am.  Classrooms participating: Rooms 6, 8, 18, 21, 22, 26, 27 and 28.  Also students in Primary Choir, Primary Ukulele Kids and Strings
    • Kindergarten Concert at 1pm.  All kindergarten classes and the kindergarten “Ukulele Kids” group381B06A1-E474-405C-BA7E-69AF3E4A572C

Note: These emails are typed up 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 student identities.  Some days part of the announcements are read by the students in French.  For the purposes of these posts, announcements will be in English.

 

Daily Announcements – Wednesday November 20, 2019 (Day 4)

What’s coming up?

  • TODAY– Thursday Nov 21st – Scholastic Book Fair in the school library.  **Volunteers still needed from 830-1140am  http://bit.ly/scholastic18
  • TOMORROW – Thursday November 21st 6-730pm- Parent Council Mtg in school library.  All are welcome.  Child care and pizza will be provided
  • Friday November 22nd – Movie Night at Gledhill in the gym- “Rise of the Guardians”.  Doors open at 6pm and movie starts at 630pm.  VOLUNTEERS STILL NEEDED- If you are interested in volunteering to make this might a success, please sign up at https://signup.com/go/RGzhQUX
  • Monday November 25th – Character Education Assembly ” Empathy” at 9am in the gym.  All are welcome to attend!
  • Friday November 29th- Pizza Lunch for those who have pre-ordered in grades 1-5
  • Saturday November 30th- Last day for families of Grades 1-5 students to place Pizza Lunch orders for the 2019/20 school year
  • Saturday November 30th @ 130pm – Marlies Game at Scotiabank arena.
  • Thursday December 12th- Winter Concert.

Highlights from today’s announcements:

  • Good morning!  Please stand for the Land Acknowledgement and our National Anthem.
  • We acknowledge we are hosted on the lands of the Mississaugas of the Anishinaabe , the Haudenosaunee Confederacy and the Wendat.  We also recognize the enduring presence of all First Nations, Metis and Inuit Peoples.
  • O Canada
  • Please be seated.  Make sure you are listening to anything that is relevant to you.
  • Today is Wednesday November 20th and it is Day 4 in our schedule.  Our character theme for November is Empathy and here is something to think about.  “The path to gaining respect is paved with knowledge and empathy.” – Evan Brown
  • Teachers this is a reminder of our division meeting today at lunch in the library.  See you there!
  • Wow!  We had so many visitors to our Arctic Adventure book fair where there is SNOW much to read.  Thank you to all students, parents and staff for supporting this important event!  The book fair runs until Thursday November 21.  That’s tomorrow!  You have 1 more shopping day left.  It is open from 830-1130.  The book fair will be closed at recess.  And now drumroll!  The winner of the Scholastic Book Fair is ____ from Rm 3 and their teacher!  Congratulations!

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thumbnail_Gledhill Movie Night Poster online version November 2019

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 student identities.  Some days part of the announcements are read by the students in French.  For the purposes of these posts, announcements will be in English.

Daily Announcements – Tuesday November 19, 2019 (Day 3)

What’s coming up?

  • TODAY– Thursday Nov 21st – Scholastic Book Fair in the school library.  **Volunteers still needed from 830-1140am  http://bit.ly/scholastic18
  • TODAY – Tuesday November 19thLast day to buy Marlies tickets
  • Thursday November 21st 6-730pm- Parent Council Mtg in school library.  All are welcome.  Child care and pizza will be provided
  • Friday November 22nd – Movie Night at Gledhill in the gym- “Rise of the Guardians”.  Doors open at 6pm and movie starts at 630pm.  VOLUNTEERS STILL NEEDED- If you are interested in volunteering to make this might a success, please sign up at https://signup.com/go/RGzhQUX
  • Monday November 25th – Character Education Assembly ” Empathy” at 9am in the gym.  All are welcome to attend!
  • Friday November 29th- Pizza Lunch for those who have pre-ordered in grades 1-5
  • Saturday November 30th- Last day for families of Grades 1-5 students to place Pizza Lunch orders for the 2019/20 school year
  • Saturday November 30th @ 130pm – Marlies Game at Scotiabank arena.
  • Thursday December 12th- Winter Concert.

Highlights from today’s announcements:

  • Good morning!  Please stand for the Land Acknowledgement and our National Anthem.
  • We acknowledge we are hosted on the lands of the Mississaugas of the Anishinaabe , the Haudenosaunee Confederacy and the Wendat.  We also recognize the enduring presence of all First Nations, Metis and Inuit Peoples.
  • O Canada
  • Please be seated.  Make sure you are listening to anything that is relevant to you.
  • Today is Tuesday November 19th and it is Day 3 in our schedule.  Our character theme for November is Empathy and here is something to think about.  “Stop the habit of wishful thinking and start the habit of thoughtful wishes.” – Mary Martin
  • Primary Choir is today at 1145.  Do not be late and please be ready as we have 4 rehearsals until the concert.
  • A message from the Eco-Team: Teachers- please ask students to take down recycling some time today or tomorrow so that it can go out on Thursday for pick up.
  • Wow!  We had so many visitors to our Arctic Adventure book fair where there is SNOW much to read.  Thank you to all students, parents and staff for supporting this important event!  The book fair runs until Thursday November 21.  You have 3 more shopping days left.  It is open from 830-1130.  The book fair will be closed at recess.  Don’t forget to submit your ballot for a chance to win $25 worth of books for yourself and $25 for your classroom.  The draw will take place today after school and the lucky winner will be announced  tomorrow morning.  See you at the book fair, where there is SNOW much to read!

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thumbnail_Gledhill Movie Night Poster online version November 2019

Gledhill Marlies

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 student identities.  Some days part of the announcements are read by the students in French.  For the purposes of these posts, announcements will be in English.