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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 January is “Teamwork”.  Every morning the students hear a quote related to teamwork with the morning announcements.  

We wish all families who celebrated Chinese New Year on Saturday January 25th, a Happy New Year.

This is the latest update from the TDSB regarding job action/potential strike days next week on Thursday February 6th and Friday February 7th.  https://www.tdsb.on.ca/News/Article-Details/ArtMID/474/ArticleID/1412/Labour-Update-ETFO-Strike-Action-on-Feb-6–7

What’s coming up?

  • TODAY – Monday January 27th: International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust.
  • Friday January 31st: SPIRIT DAY – “Gledhill’s Mad for Plaid, eh?”  Wear your toque and favourite plaid(or checkered) shirt to celebrate our winter in the Great White North.
  • Monday January 6th – Friday January 31st: Applications for Junior Extended French which begins in Grade 4 must be completed online within this time frame.  Offers of placement within your chosen program will be made to all on-time applicants in the weeks following close of application window.  Click this link for more information: https://www.tdsb.on.ca/Elementary-School/School-Choices/French-Programs
  • Monday February 3rd: Junior Kindergarten registration available for the 2020-2021 school year in person at the school or online at www.tdsb.on.ca/kindergarten
  • Thursday February 13th: SPIRIT DAY- “Share the Love”.  Wear your favourite red/pink/white heart or love inspired message.
  • Friday February 14th: PA Day **No school today!!**
  • Monday February 17th: Family Day **No school today!!**
  • Friday February 28th: Pizza Lunch for Students in Grade 1-5 who have signed up.
  • Friday February 28th: Movie Night at Gledhill- details to follow.  Sign up to volunteer at https://signup.com/go/RGzhQUX
  • Saturday February 29th: Leap Year Party- social event for parents, guardians and adult friends of Gledhill!  See poster below for details.  Tickets available at: https://sagoto.com/gsc/party
  • Friday March 13th: SPIRIT DAY- “March Madness”- Wear your favourite basketball or team jersey/team colours.
  • March 16-20th: March Break- No school this week!

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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.

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 January is “Teamwork”.  Every morning the students hear a quote related to teamwork with the morning announcements.  January is also Tamil Heritage month in the TDSB and the students have been hearing facts during morning announcements about this rich and ancient culture.

Today the TDSB provided the following labour update regarding report cards: https://www.tdsb.on.ca/News/Article-Details/ArtMID/474/ArticleID/1409/Labour-Update-Elementary-Report-Cards

What’s coming up?

  • Thursday January 23rd from 6-730pm: Parent/Family Council Meeting in the school library.  All are welcome.  Pizza and childcare will be provided.
  • Friday January 24th: Pizza Lunch for students in Grades 1-5 who have pre-registered.  Can you volunteer to help at this event?  Sign up to help at https://signup.com/go/OjuudoY
  • Monday January 6th – Friday January 31st: Applications for Junior Extended French which begins in Grade 4 must be completed online within this time frame.  Offers of placement within your chosen program will be made to all on-time applicants in the weeks following close of application window.  Click this link for more information: https://www.tdsb.on.ca/Elementary-School/School-Choices/French-Programs
  • Monday February 3rd: Junior Kindergarten registration available for the 2020-2021 school year in person at the school or online at www.tdsb.on.ca/kindergarten
  • Friday February 14th: PA Day **No school today!!**
  • Monday February 17th: Family Day **No school today!!**
  • Friday February 28th: Movie Night at Gledhill- details to follow.  Sign up to volunteer at https://signup.com/go/RGzhQUX
  • Saturday February 29th: Leap Year Party- social event for parents, guardians and adult friends of Gledhill!  See poster below for details.  Tickets available at: https://sagoto.com/gsc/party
  • March 16-20th: March Break- No school this week!

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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.

 

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 January is “Teamwork”.  Every morning the students hear a quote related to teamwork with the morning announcements.  January is also Tamil Heritage month in the TDSB and the students have been hearing facts during morning announcements about this rich and ancient culture.

This past Thursday, the TDSB released the following statement regarding the upcoming job action by ETFO.  We will try and keep families as updated as we can as the TDSB releases future information.

https://www.tdsb.on.ca/News/Article-Details/ArtMID/474/ArticleID/1404/Labour-Update-ETFO-Announces-Phase-3–4-Strike-Action

What’s coming up?

  • Friday January 17th: PA Day **No school today!!**
  • Thursday January 23rd from 6-730pm: Parent/Family Council Meeting in the school library.  All are welcome.  Pizza and childcare will be provided.
  • Friday January 24th: Pizza Lunch for students in Grades 1-5 who have pre-registered.  Can you volunteer to help at this event?  Sign up to help at https://signup.com/go/OjuudoY
  • Monday January 6th – Friday January 31st: Applications for Junior Extended French which begins in Grade 4 must be completed online within this time frame.  Offers of placement within your chosen program will be made to all on-time applicants in the weeks following close of application window.  Click this link for more information: https://www.tdsb.on.ca/Elementary-School/School-Choices/French-Programs
  • Monday February 3rd: Junior Kindergarten registration available for the 2020-2021 school year in person at the school or online at www.tdsb.on.ca/kindergarten
  • Friday February 14th: PA Day **No school today!!**
  • Monday February 17th: Family Day **No school today!!**
  • Friday February 28th: Movie Night at Gledhill- details to follow.  Sign up to volunteer at https://signup.com/go/RGzhQUX
  • March 16-20th: March Break- No school this week!
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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.

 

What’s coming up at Gledhill Jr PS?

Hello Gledhill families!  

Welcome back to school and Happy New Year!   We hope that 2020 is a positive and happy year for all of our Gledhill families!

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

The character trait for January is “Teamwork”.  Every morning the students hear a quote related to teamwork with the morning announcements.

What’s coming up?

  • Friday January 17th: PA Day **No school today!!**
  • Thursday January 23rd from 6-730pm: Parent Council Meeting in the school library.  All are welcome.  Pizza and childcare will be provided.
  • Friday January 24th: Pizza Lunch for students in Grades 1-5 who have pre-registered
  • Monday January 6th – Friday January 31st: Applications for Junior Extended French which begins in Grade 4 must be completed online within this time frame.  Offers of placement within your chosen program will be made to all on-time applicants in the weeks following close of application window.  Click this link for more information: https://www.tdsb.on.ca/Elementary-School/School-Choices/French-Programs
  • Monday February 3rd: Junior Kindergarten registration available for the 2020-2021 school year in person at the school or online at www.tdsb.on.ca/kindergarten
  • Friday February 14th: PA Day **No school today!!**
  • Monday February 17th: Family Day **No school today!!**
  • Friday February 28th: Movie Night at Gledhill- details to follow
  • March 16-20th: March Break- No school this week!
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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.

 

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.

A reminder that Primary Choir is done for the year!  There will not be any more rehearsals!  Wonderful job by all the participants this year!

Thank you to all families who were able to contribute food and unwrapped toys to the Centre 55 drive.  As well a big thank you to everyone who helped decorate the mitten tree!

Happy holidays to all Gledhill families, have a safe holiday season!

What’s coming up?

  • Tuesday December 17th at 9am- Character Education Assembly “Kindness and Caring” – in the school gymnasium.  All are welcome!  We will be doing some caroling at the assembly.
  • 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.

 

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?

  • Wednesday December 11th- Spirit Day- Dress in your Fun and Festive Wear.  Dress rehearsal for the Winter Concert
  • 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 Kindies” 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.

 

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.