Category Archives: Daily Announcement

Messages from the school’s morning announcements

Daily Announcements- Friday Sept 13, 2019 (Day 4)

What’s coming up?

  • Thursday Sept 19th– Parent Council Meeting and 2019/2020 Council Executive Election in the library at 6pm.
  • Friday Sept 27th– School Terry Fox Walk at 10:30am
  • Monday Sept 30th– Orange T-Shirt Day

Highlights from this today’s announcements:

  • Good morning!  Please stand for the land acknowledgement and remain standing for O Canada
  • 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 and taking note of anything that is relevant to you.
  • Today is Friday Sept 13 and it is Day 4 in our schedule.  Our character theme for September is Respect and here is something to think about.  “Give to every human being every right that you claim for yourself.” – Thomas Paine
  • Thank you for listening, here are the morning announcements:
  • Congratulations and thank you to all who attended the Terry Fox Family Walk last night.  We raised just over $200!
  • Don’t forget, 2 weeks until our school Terry Fox walk.  Bring in your pledge forms and money!
  • All boys interested in soccer this year need to see Mr. Webb in the gym as soon as you finish lunch at 1145am.
  • have a Fantastic Friday!

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.

 

Daily Announcements- Thursday Sept 12, 2019 (Day 3)

What’s coming up?

  • Monday Sept 9th – Thursday Sept 12th- X-Movement
  • TODAY- Thursday Sept 12th– Curriculum Night – 5-6pm: X-Movement, 6-7pm: Visit the Classroom, 7-730pm: Family Terry Fox Walk
  • Thursday Sept 19th– Parent Council Meeting and 2019/2020 Council Executive Election in the library at 6pm.
  • Friday Sept 27th– School Terry Fox Walk at 10:30am
  • Monday Sept 30th– Orange T-Shirt Day

Highlights from this today’s announcements:

  • Good morning!  Please stand for the land acknowledgement and remain standing for O Canada
  • 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 and taking note of anything that is relevant to you.
  • Today is Thursday Sept 11 and it is Day 3 in our schedule.  Our character theme for September is Respect and here is something to think about.  “One of the most sincere forms of respect is actually listening to what another has to say.” – Bryan H.McGill
  • Thank you for listening, here are the morning announcements:
  • Curriculum Night Event 2019- Once again on Curriculum Night, we will sell glow necklaces for $2.  As you heard at the school assembly, we are looking to change things up this year!  So, we encourage you to bring a flashlight and wear a bright coloured shirt to help light up the night to support the fight against cancer!  We are selling the rest of the glow necklaces we currently have and will no longer sell them after this event, as we work towards lessening our negative impact on the environment.  The sale of glow necklaces will take place right after school that day, and if there are any left, we will sell them at night!  See you September 12th.  Please take part in this important event and bring the whole family!  We will meet outside in the backyard of the school, immediately following Curriculum night.  Proceeds will go to the Terry Fox Foundation.  Let’s work on beating our goal of $5000!
  • Thank you to Team 1 and Team 2 for a fantastic kick-off game to our Bordenball season.  Next week Team 3 and Team 4 face off.  Rain or shine!  – Ms. Pace
  • Friday morning at 8:15am girls soccer try-outs.  All girls in Grades 4 and 5 welcome.  Rain or shine. – Ms. Pace
  • Ms. Bambrick has an announcement: Announcement re: Curriculum Night tonight
  • have a Thoughtful Thursday!

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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.

 

Daily Announcements- Wednesday Sept 11, 2019 (Day 2)

What’s coming up?

  • Monday Sept 9th – Thursday Sept 12th- X-Movement
  • TOMORROW- Thursday Sept 12th– Curriculum Night – 5-6pm: X-Movement, 6-7pm: Visit the Classroom, 7-730pm: Family Terry Fox Walk
  • Thursday Sept 19th– Parent Council Meeting and 2019/2020 Council Executive Election in the library at 6pm.
  • Friday Sept 27th– School Terry Fox Walk at 10:30am
  • Monday Sept 30th– Orange T-Shirt Day

Highlights from this today’s announcements:

  • Good morning!  Please stand for the land acknowledgement and remain standing for O Canada
  • 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 and taking note of anything that is relevant to you.
  • Today is Wednesday Sept 11 and it is Day 2 in our schedule.  Our character theme for September is Respect and here is something to think about.  “Respect for ourselves guides our morals; respect for others guides our manners.”- Laurence Sterne
  • Thank you for listening, here are the morning announcements:
  • Curriculum Night Event 2019- Once again on Curriculum Night, we will sell glow necklaces for $2.  As you heard at the school assembly, we are looking to change things up this year!  So, we encourage you to bring a flashlight and wear a bright coloured shirt to help light up the night to support the fight against cancer!  We are selling the rest of the glow necklaces we currently have and will no longer sell them after this event, as we work towards lessening our negative impact on the environment.  The sale of glow necklaces will take place right after school that day, and if there are any left, we will sell them at night!  See you September 12th.  Please take part in this important event and bring the whole family!  We will meet outside in the backyard of the school, immediately following Curriculum night.  Proceeds will go to the Terry Fox Foundation.  Let’s work on beating our goal of $5000!
  • House league Bordenball Team 1 vs Team 2, tomorrow at 8:15am.  If it’s raining please meet in the gym.  Don’t forget your indoor shoes.
  • Girls soccer tryouts is Friday morning at 8:15am.  If it’s raining meet in the gym.  Bring your indoor shoes for gym and cleats if we are outside.  All grade 4 and 5 girls welcome!  Ms. Pace
  • Can all grade 4 and 5 students who would like to join Spirit Squad please meet Ms. Ahmad in Room 24 at lunch.  Don’t forget to bring your lunch.
  • Ms. Bambrick has an announcement: Announcement re: Kindie Helpers and Prefects.
  • have a Wonderful Wednesday!

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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.

 

Daily Announcements- Tuesday Sept 10, 2019 (Day 1)

What’s coming up?

  • Monday Sept 9th – Thursday Sept 12th- X-Movement
  • Thursday Sept 12th– Curriculum Night – 5-6pm: X-Movement, 6-7pm: Visit the Classroom, 7-730pm: Family Terry Fox Walk
  • Thursday Sept 19th– Parent Council Meeting in the library at 6pm.
  • Friday Sept 27th– School Terry Fox Walk at 10:30am
  • Monday Sept 30th– Orange T-Shirt Day

Highlights from this today’s announcements:

  • Good morning!  Please stand for the land acknowledgement and remain standing for O Canada
  • 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 and taking note of anything that is relevant to you.
  • Today is Tuesday Sept 10 and it is Day 1 in our schedule.  Our character theme for September is Respect and here is something to think about.  “Friendship – my definition- is built on two things.  Respect and trust.  Both elements have to be there.  And it has to be mutual.  You can have respect for someone, but if you don’t have trust, the friendship will crumble.” Stieg Larsson
  • Thank you for listening, here are the morning announcements:
  • Library orientation for staff is taking place today at lunch.  See you in the library, we will begin at 11:35am.
  • Students doing recorder in music are reminded to return their recorders by Friday. New recorder orders have until Friday Sept 20th.
  • Students in Grades 4 and 5 interested in School Ukulele are encouraged to get the information from Mrs. Bailey
  • Teachers- money for Terry Fox t-shirts is due to Mrs. Bailey by Friday please.
  • A reminder to Grade 5 students who would like to be prefects that applications are due in the office on Wednesday
  • House league Bordenball for Team 1 and 2 starts on Thursday at 8:15am
  • First girls soccer tryout for Grades 4 and 5 is Friday at 8:15am.  All are welcome.
  • Ms. Bambrick has an announcement: Grade 4 students interested in being Kindergarten Helpers should come to a short meeting at first recess.
  • have a Terrific Tuesday!

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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.

 

Daily Announcements- Monday Sept 9, 2019 (Day 5)

What’s coming up?

  • Monday Sept 9th – Thursday Sept 12th- X-Movement
  • Thursday Sept 12th– Curriculum Night – 5-6pm: X-Movement, 6-7pm: Visit the Classroom, 7-730pm: Family Terry Fox Walk
  • Thursday Sept 19th– Parent Council Meeting in the library at 6pm.
  • Friday Sept 27th– School Terry Fox Walk at 10:30am

Highlights from this today’s announcements:

  • Good morning!  Please stand for the land acknowledgement and remain standing for O Canada
  • 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 and taking note of anything that is relevant to you.
  • Today is Monday Sept 9 and it is Day 5 in our schedule.  Our character theme for September is Respect and here is something to think about.  “Respect is a two-way street, if you want to get it, you’ve got to give it.”- R.G Risch
  • Thank you for listening, here are the morning announcements:
  • From Ms. Smith- There will be a meeting for all students in Grades 2-5 who are interested in participating in cross country this year at 10:05am(morning recess) in Room 28.  See you there!
  • A reminder Bordenball starts on Thursday for Team #1 and #2 at 8:15am on the big field with Ms. Pace.  Rain or shine.
  • Girls Grade 4 and 5 soccer tryout is Friday morning at 815 in the big field with Ms. Pace.  Rain or shine.
  • There will be a library orientation for staff tomorrow at 11:35am.  See you there!
  • A message for all students, please remember students are not to climb or hang off the “Peace Tree”.  This tree is still  young and has been damaged when branches have broken.  Thank you for your help in taking care of our schoolyard trees!
  • This is a message for Spirit Squad members.  If you would like to join Spirit Squad go to Room 24 on the Wednesday Sept 11th.
  • Ms. Bambrick has an announcement: Grade 5 students interested in being Prefects or Kindergarten Helpers should come to a short meeting at afternoon recess in the large lunchroom.

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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.

 

Daily Announcements- Thursday Sept 5 (Day 3)

What’s coming up?

  • Monday Sept 9 – Thursday Sept 12- X-Movement
  • Thursday Sept 12– Curriculum Night – 5-6pm: X-Movement, 6-7pm: Visit the Classroom, 7-730pm: Family Terry Fox Walk
  • Thursday Sept 19– Parent Council Meeting in the library at 6pm.

Highlights from this today’s announcements:

  • Good morning!  Please stand for the land acknowledgement and remain standing for O Canada
  • 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 and taking note of anything that is relevant to you.
  • Today is Thursday Sept 5 and it is Day 3 in our schedule.  Our character theme for September is Respect and here is something to think about.  “Tolerance only for those who agree with you in no tolerance at all.”- Ray Davis
  • Thank you for listening, here are the morning announcements:
  • All music students in Grades 3-5 are reminded to bring in their recorders as soon as possible.  Grade 2/3 classes do not.
  • Bordenball team and schedule will be posted outside the gym.  Schedules will be handed out to each participant.
  • The first soccer tryout will be next week.  The schedule will be posted outside the gym and it is not too late to come out!  Open to grade 4 and 5 girls.

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.

 

Daily Announcements- Wednesday Sept 4, 2019 (Day 2)

What’s coming up?

  • Today- Wednesday Sept 4– Welcome Back Assembly at 9am.  All are welcome!
  • Monday Sept 9 – Thursday Sept 12- X-Movement
  • Thursday Sept 12– Curriculum Night – 5-6pm: X-Movement, 6-7pm: Visit the Classroom, 7-730pm: Family Terry Fox Walk
  • Thursday Sept 19– Parent Council Meeting in the library at 6pm.

Highlights from this today’s announcements:

  • Good morning!  Please stand for the land acknowledgement and remain standing for O Canada
  • 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 and taking note of anything that is relevant to you.
  • All music students in Grades 3-5 are reminded to bring in their recorders as soon as possible.  Grade 2/3 classes do not.
  • all grade 4 and 5 students interested in bordenball, please see Ms. Pace in the gym at morning recess
  • all grade 4 and 5 girls interested in playing soccer, please see Ms. Pace at morning recess in the gym
  • this is a reminder of our staff mtg today at lunch in the library

A missed announcement from yesterday – Tuesday Sept 3/19

  • And now an announcement from Ms. Bambrick
    • Welcome back to a new school year!  It is so nice to see our students today and we are looking forward to a great year here at Gledhill.  My name is Ms. Bambrick and I am the new Vice-Principal at Gledhill.  A special welcome to new students who are starting at Gledhill today and a particular welcome to our new Junior Kindergartens who are starting their first day of school.
    • As students go through their day today they will review the Gledhill school rules with their teacher.  It is particularly important that students remember these rules in the classroom, in the hallways and in the schoolyard.  Courtesy, Common Sense and Respect help us all to enjoy school and to be safe.

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.