Letters Regarding Cuts to Ontario Education Funding

At last week’s council meeting it was voted unanomously to send the following two letters:

The first, to The Minister of Education, expressing our concern as a parent council over the proposed provincial education cuts.

Letter to The Minister of Education

The second, to Our Gledhill Staff, to express our solidarity.

Letter to Gledhill Staff

These letters will be sent on Wednesday, May 22. If you have any questions or comments regarding these letters. Please email thegledhillguardian@gmail.com

 

Daily Announcements- Friday May 17 (Day 5)

What’s coming up?

  • Monday May 20th- NO SCHOOL- Victoria Day
  • Friday May 24- Gledhill Spirit Day – wear your Gledhill spirit wear or Gledhill colours
  • Wednesday May 29- Character Ed Assembly
  • Friday, May 31 – Deadline for ordering Argos tickets
  • Wednesday June 5th- Spring Concert 6:30pm
  • Friday June 14th- Gledhill Family Fest
  • Monday, June 24th – Grade 5 Graduation Ceremony – AM

Reminder that there is a bin in the office for donations of supplies to “Gledhill Gives Back”

Highlights from this morning’s announcements:

“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. There will be no strings this morning.
  2. Permission forms for Ultimate Frisbee are ready for pick up.  Please come to the gym at morning recess.  Mrs. 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.

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Daily Announcements- Thursday May 16 (Day 4)

What’s coming up?

  • Thursday, May 16th – Gledhill School Council Meeting 6-7:30pm.  Everyone is welcome.  Childcare and pizza provided. (See agenda HERE)
  • Monday May 20th- NO SCHOOL- Victoria Day
  • Friday May 24- Gledhill Spirit Day – wear your Gledhill spirit wear or Gledhill colours
  • Wednesday May 29- Character Ed Assembly
  • Friday, May 31 – Deadline for ordering Argos tickets
  • Wednesday June 5th- Spring Concert 6:30pm
  • Friday June 14th- Gledhill Family Fest
  • Monday, June 24th – Grade 5 Graduation Ceremony – AM

Reminder that there is a bin in the office for donations of supplies to “Gledhill Gives Back”

Highlights from this morning’s announcements:

“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. There will not be extra practice time at morning recess in music this morning, it will resume next week.
  2. Eco-Club will meet today at our usual time and place.  See you at lunch Eco-Tigers

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.

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Lost and Found – June 14th deadline to claim lost items

The Lost and Found in the school basement hallway is OVERFOWING with clothing, footwear and lunch gear. If you have an opportunity, please stop by or remind your child to have a look for their belongings.

All remaining items will be donated to charity on Friday, June 14th

 

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Earl Beatty is inviting local, active kids to their Saturday Fun Fair

Argos!

Reminder to submit your forms and payment to the office for the Argos game!

Daily Announcements: Tuesday, May 14th (Day 2)

What’s coming up?

  • Today, Tuesday May 14th- Kickoff Assembly for the Jump Rope for Heart
  • Thursday, May 16th – Gledhill School Council Meeting 6-7:30pm.  Everyone is welcome.  Childcare and pizza provided. (See agenda HERE)
  • Monday May 20th- NO SCHOOL- Victoria Day
  • Friday May 24- Gledhill Spirit Day – wear your Gledhill spirit wear or Gledhill colours
  • Wednesday May 29- Character Ed Assembly
  • Friday, May 31 – Deadline for ordering Argos tickets
  • Wednesday June 5th- Spring Concert 6:30pm
  • Friday June 14th- Gledhill Family Fest
  • Monday, June 24th – Grade 5 Graduation Ceremony – AM

Reminder that there is a bin in the office for donations of supplies to “Gledhill Gives Back”

Highlights from this morning’s announcements:

“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. Junior Choir is today at lunch.
  2. Concert Decorating  Committee meets Wednesday at lunch.
  3. Jump Rope for Heart kick of ceremony is today at 10:30am. Pledge forms and letters are ready to go home.
  4. Reminder to all students on any Gledhill athletic team that updates for practices are on Mr Webb’s website. Please check each morning as the weather is sometimes too wet and if practice is cancelled it will say so on the website.
  5. All grade 4 and 5 boys interested in playing Ultimate Frisbee please come to the gym at recess (Mrs 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.

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