GLEDHILL MOVIE NIGHTS

GLEDHILL MOVIE NIGHTS ARE BACK!!

Mark your calendars! Movie nights for the 2019/2020 school year are as follows:

  • Friday October 25th, 2019
  • Friday November 22nd, 2019
  • Friday February 28th, 2020
  • Friday April 24th, 2020
First up: Spiderman: Into the Spiderverse
Note: We’re always in need of volunteers for movie night, so if you’re able to spare an hour or two, please visit this link to choose a date, time, and task:
Gledhill Movie Night Poster online version October 2019

Daily Announcements – Tuesday October 15, 2019 (Day 4)

What’s coming up?

  • TODAY – Tuesday October 15th @ 6pm – Gledhill Parent Council Meeting in the school library.  Pizza and childcare will be provided
  • Thursday October 17th – Cross Country Conference Final at Ashbridge’s Bay
  • Tuesday October 22nd – Primary Choir begins
  • Friday October 25th @ 9am – Character Education Assembly “Responsibility”.  Everyone is welcome!
  • Friday October 25th- Movie night at Gledhill
  • Thursday October 31st @ 1245pm – Hallowe’en Parade

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 October 15th and it is Day 4 in our schedule.  Our character theme for October is Responsibility and here is something to think about.  “The price of greatness is responsibility.” – Winston Churchill
  • Attention students in grade 4 and 5, Makerspace Club will be starting on Tuesday October 22nd.  That’s next week!  Your teachers will give you a permission form.  Spaces are limited so make sure you can commit to coming to the week sessions for all 8 weeks.  Permission forms are due by Monday October 21st.  See you then!  Ms. Kopka, Ms. Ahmad and Ms. Smith
  • A reminder to students who have signed up for the band that they should go to the lunchroom at 9:30am today
  • All girls soccer members please don’t forget we have a practice at 8:15am tomorrow morning.  Ms Pace

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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 – Thursday October 10, 2019 (Day 3)

What’s coming up?

  • TOMDAY – Thursday October 10th @ 8am – Walk In- Meet at the front of the school and wear red for education.
  • TODAY – Thursday October 10th @ 1030am – Terry Fox Assembly
  • Friday October 11th – PA Day – NO SCHOOL!
  • Monday October 14th – Thanksgiving – NO SCHOOL!  See you Tuesday October 15th!
  • Tuesday October 15th @ 6pm – Gledhill Parent Council Meeting in the school library.  Pizza and childcare will be provided
  • Tuesday October 22nd – Primary Choir begins
  • Friday October 25th @ 9am – Character Education Assembly “Responsibility”
  • Thursday October 31st @ 1245pm – Hallowe’en Parade

Highlights from this 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 Thursday October 10th and it is Day 3 in our schedule.  Our character theme for October is Responsibility and here is something to think about.  “A hero is someone who understands the responsibility that comes with freedom.” – Bob Dylan
  • TODAY IS THE DAY!  Woohoo!  The Staff Challenge and Terry Fox Ambassador presentation will be today after morning recess.  Teachers please bring what you need, and cameras!  We’ll find out the total raised and see how many teachers are involved!

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.

Agenda – Gledhill School Council Meeting – Tuesday October 15th

Date: October 15, 2019

Time: 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Location: Gledhill School Library, 2nd Floor

ALL Parents and Guardians are welcome to attend all or part of the meeting and all are considered members of the Council!

Pizza will be served.  Childcare will be provided. If your children are attending, please stay to help clean up the space that they are in when the meeting is over.

 Note if the door is locked – please ring the bell and the caretaker will let you in.

 Agenda Items

6:00pm to 6:05pm – Welcome and introductions

6:05pm to 6:30pm – Quick updates & Votes

  • Principal’s Update
  • Committee Updates
  • Vote – Approve $200/teacher to support their classrooms (Treasurer)
    • Background – Annually the school council reimburses teachers $200 (each) for expenses incurred by the teachers in support of their classroom.  Receipts are provided for all reimbursements.
  • Vote – Annual outdoor decoration budget (School Improvement Committee)
    • Background – Annually the school council provides some funds to the school to beautify the school, this mainly includes the outdoor planters which are updated seasonally.
  • Pending time availability: Update on Dream Big Event (Lori)
  • Other Business – Open floor

6:30pm – 7:30pm – Priority Setting: Facilitated Exercise

  • We are looking for everyone’s input into the priorities for the council for 2019/2020, we will be going through an exercise during the meeting to discuss where we should put our efforts
  • If you can’t make the meeting you can still provide you input, please visit the link below and have your say:
  • Click Here for Survey Link

Upcoming Dates

  • Friday, October 25, 2019 – Movie Night
  • Friday, November 22, 2019 – Movie Night
  • Friday, February 28, 2020 – Movie Night
  • Friday, April 24th, 2020 – Movie Night
  • Friday, June 12th, 2019 – Family Fest

Upcoming Council Meeting Dates

  • Thursday, November 21
  • Thursday, January 23
  • Tuesday, February 18
  • Thursday, March 26
  • Tuesday, April 21
  • Thursday, May 21
  • Tuesday, June 16

 

Daily Announcements- Wednesday October 9, 2019 (Day 2)

What’s coming up?

  • TOMORROW – Thursday October 10th @ 8am – Walk In- Meet at the front of the school and wear red for education.
  • TOMORROW – Thursday October 10th @ 1030am – Terry Fox Assembly
  • Friday October 11th – PA Day – NO SCHOOL!
  • Monday October 14th – Thanksgiving – NO SCHOOL!  See you Tuesday October 15th!
  • Tuesday October 15th @ 6pm – Gledhill Parent Council Meeting in the school library.  Pizza and childcare will be provided
  • Tuesday October 22nd – Primary Choir begins
  • Friday October 25th @ 9am – Character Education Assembly “Responsibility”
  • Thursday October 31st @ 1245pm – Hallowe’en Parade

Highlights from this 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 October 9th and it is Day 2 in our schedule.  Our character theme for October is Responsibility and here is something to think about.  “In the final analysis, the one quality that all successful people have is the ability to take on responsibility.” – Michael Korda
  • From Ms. Smith- In addition to the individual results announced last week, Gledhill has also qualified the Grade 4 girls team(2nd place) for the South Conference Cross Country Finals on Thursday October 17th.  Congratulations!
  • Tomorrow is our final Terry Fox Assembly!  We will welcome a Guest Ambassador and FINALLY see the staff take part in their challenges!  Can’t wait to see what they will do!

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 October 8, 2019 (Day 1)

What’s coming up?

  • TODAY – Tuesday October 8th- Picture Day
  • Thursday October 10th @ 8am – Walk In- Meet at the front of the school and wear red for education.
  • Thursday October 10th @ 1030am – Terry Fox Assembly
  • Friday October 11th – PA Day – NO SCHOOL!
  • Monday October 14th – Thanksgiving – NO SCHOOL!  See you Tuesday October 15th!
  • Tuesday October 15th @ 6pm – Gledhill Parent Council Meeting in the school library.  Pizza and childcare will be provided
  • Tuesday October 22nd – Primary Choir begins
  • Friday October 25th @ 9am – Character Education Assembly “Responsibility”
  • Thursday October 31st @ 1245pm – Hallowe’en Parade

Highlights from this 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 October 8th and it is Day 1 in our schedule.  Our character theme for October is Responsibility and here is something to think about.  “Winners take responsibility.  Losers blame others.” – Brit Hume
  • Staff please send Terry Fox final pledges to office as we will do the FINAL count today.  Thank you!
  • Today is picture day!  A schedule was emailed to teachers.  Please have your class ready at your scheduled time.  Classes will be called to the gym and the prefects will help escort classes.  A reminder that the staff picture will be at lunch today.
  • Due to picture day in the gym, all gym classes will take place in the small lunch room.  – Mr. Webb and Ms. Pace

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 – Monday October 7. 2019 (Day 5)

What’s coming up?

  • TOMORROW – Tuesday October 8th- Picture Day
  • Thursday October 10th – Terry Fox Assembly
  • Friday October 11th – PA Day – NO SCHOOL!
  • Monday October 14th – Thanksgiving – NO SCHOOL!
  • Tuesday October 15th @ 6pm – Gledhill Parent Council Meeting in library.  Pizza and childcare will be provided
  • Tuessday October 22nd – Primary Choir begins
  • Friday October 25th @ 9am – Character Education Assembly “Responsibility”
  • Thursday October 31st @ 1245pm – Hallowe’en Parade

Highlights from this 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 Monday October 7th and it is Day 5 in our schedule.  Our character theme for October is Responsibility and here is something to think about.  “Though I am not always responsible for what happens to me, I am responsible for how I handle what happens to me.” – Zig Ziglar
  • A reminder to all girls on the soccer team to check the schedule for this weeks practices.  Please meet in the gym tomorrow morning at 815am.  Ms Pace.
  • Boys soccer tournament scheduled for today has been postponed.  Meeting at first recess today outside the gym office.  Mr Webb.
  • A message from the Eco-Team: Dear students and parents, it’s a good idea to write the room number on your water bottle and lunch containers.  A room number makes it easier for lost items to be returned to you.  Thanks for listening!
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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.