Category Archives: Daily Announcement

Messages from the school’s morning announcements

Daily Announcements: Monday, June 25th

**Reminder to please visit the Lost and Found in the school basement ASAP. There are piles of clothing, footwear, hats, lunch gear and water bottles. All items will be donated to charity on Thursday.

Highlights from this morning’s announcements:

Read first: “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. Thank you so much to all staff for their hard work in completing our Art Canvases for the Silent Auction at Family Fest! We raised $1395 for 2 families in need at Gledhill. Thanks again and have a great last week!
  2. A message from the Eco Club: Great news Gledhill! we have once again qualified as a GOLD Eco-School! All our hard work to care for the environment has been recognized. Let’s keep our amazing green habits going through the summer. Thanks go out to so many staff, students and parents for helping to make Gledhill a GOLD Eco-School!
  3. Mr. Webb’s PE classes will be outside today due to Gledhill Graduation.
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Daily Announcements: Thursday, June 21st

What’s on this week:

Friday

  • Last day to order Gledhill Yearbooks -$25 and a note indicating your child’s name and class room must be brought to the office tomorrow morning before noon.
  • Family Fest: 3:30-7pm in the schoolyard.  Please check out our Volunteer Sign Up to see where help is still required and what food is still needed. Thank you to those who have already indicated how they can help out.
  • Avoid Line Ups! Family Fest wristbands and tickets will be sold in the schoolyard at morning drop off starting at 8:00am. Wristbands are $30 and cover “all you can bounce” in the 6 inflatables and includes skateboarding activities. Alternatively, tickets can be purchased for individual turns on inflatables.

Highlights from this morning’s announcements:

Read first: “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. Huge congrats to our Grade 4/5/6 Ultimate Frisbee team. News just came that we have won the spirit award for the South Conference! This is a special honour given to the team that shows the best sportsmanship and fair play. It is given to us by all our opponents. Great job everyone!
  2. Eco Club will have it’s meeting for this schoolyear today at 11:30am.
  3. Graduating students: Please send all complete paddles to Rm 30 by lunch today.
  4. An announcement from the clothing swap organizers: This year, at Family Fest, in the spirit of sharing, kindness, reducing and reusing, Mrs Chitayat’s class is organizing a huge clothing swap! Families are encouraged to bring in gently used clothing. At Family Fest, all families are invited to then take home what their family can use. No money will be exchanged at this  event.

Daily Announcements: Wednesday, June 20th

What’s on this week:

Thursday

  • Please bring any clothing donations for the Family Fest Clothing Swap to the office by Thursday

Friday

  • Family Fest: 3:30-7pm in the schoolyard
  • Volunteers are still needed in order for us to be able to run all the fun events planned for the kids. Please check out our Volunteer Sign Up to see where help is still required and what food is still needed. Thank you to those who have already indicated how they can help out.

Highlights from this morning’s announcements:

Read first: “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. An announcement from the clothing swap organizers: This year, at Family Fest, in the spirit of sharing, kindness, reducing and reusing, Mrs Chitayat’s class is organizing a huge clothing swap! Clothing donations can be dropped off at the main office, up until Thursday, June 21, in clear or blue recycling bags. Then, at Family Fest, all families are invited to take home what their family can use.

Daily Announcements: Tuesday, June 19th

What’s on this week:

Wednesday

  • Volunteer Tea: 2-3pm in the school library. All parents who volunteered at Gledhill are invited to attend

Thursday

  • Please bring any clothing donations for the Family Fest Clothing Swap to the office by Thursday

Friday

  • Family Fest: 3:30-7pm in the schoolyard
  • Volunteers are still needed in order for us to be able to run all the fun events planned for the kids. Please check out our Volunteer Sign Up to see where help is still required and what food is still needed. Thank you to those who have already indicated how they can help out.

Highlights from this morning’s announcements:

Read first: “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. Yearbook Committee, there will be a special celebration in the library on Thursday. You will be going outside at noon. See you on Thursday!
  2. As you’ve likely noticed, the footprint garden has mostly been planted. Please stay out of the garden to give it a good chance to grow. Also, we are looking for families to sign up to water the gardens throughout the summer. (Please email thegledhillguardian@gmail.com if you are interested)
  3. An announcement from the clothing swap organizers: This year, at Family Fest, in the spirit of sharing, kindness, reducing and reusing, Mrs Chitayat’s class is organizing a huge clothing swap! Clothing donations can be dropped off at the main office, up until Thursday, June 21, in clear or blue recycling bags. Then, at Family Fest, all families are invited to take home what their family can use.

Daily Announcements: Wednesday, June 13th

Today:

  • Beguiling Book Fair
    Times: 8:30 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. and 12:35 – 3:20 (closed at recess!)

Friday

  • Last call for TDSB French Programs Review Survey -Parents/guardians/grandparents of current and former students, former students and community members are invited to share their experiences and ideas on TDSB French programs via the on-line survey. It just takes a few minutes. Click here to access the survey.
    Survey closes on Friday, June 15, 2018.

    More about the TDSB French Review is available here.

Highlights from this morning’s announcements:

Read first: “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. Today is the last day to stock up on your summer reading! Stop by the library to check out the great selection of graphic novels for all ages. See you at the book fair.

Mr. Currie talked about:

  • Days of Significance
  • Staff and Students – we are hosting our annual Kindergarten Orientation from 10:20-11:20 in the large lunchroom. Weather permitting, we will have lunch outside.

Please remember to persevere.

Have a Wingardium Leviosa Wednesday!

 

Daily Announcements: Tuesday, June 12th

What’s on this week?

Today:

  • Final Gledhill School Council Meeting of the year – 6-7:30 pm in the staff room on the 2nd floor. Looking ahead the 2018/2019 school year and fall school council election, come and learn about what roles exist within the Gledhill School Council. Pizza will be provided. Unfortunately, no childcare is available for this meeting.
  • City Finals at Birchmount
  • Beguiling Book Fair

    Book Fair Date: Tuesday, June 12th and Wednesday, June 13th

    Times: 8:30 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. and 12:35 – 3:20 (closed at recess!)

    After School Event: The Book Fair will be open on Tuesday, June 12th, from 3:30 p.m. until 5:30 p.m.

Highlights from this morning’s announcements:

Read first: “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. The Beguiling Book Fair is starting today and continues tomorrow in the library. Stop by and check out a great selection of graphic novels for all ages. http://www.beguilingbooksandart.com/
  2. The Gledhill Clothing Swap is BACK! This year at Family Fest (June 22) in the spirit of sharing, kindness, reducing and reusing, Mrs Chitayat’s class is organizing a huge clothing swap! Clothing donations can be dropped off at the main office, up until Thursday, June 21, in clear or blue recycling bags. Then, at Family Fest, all families are invited to take home what their family can use.

Daily Announcements – Tuesday, June 5th

What’s on this Week?

Today

  • Bike Rally – All bikes are stored in the gymnasium where they can be picked up by parents and students at the end of the day.

Thursday, June 7th

  • ONE DAY ONLY Early Bird Sale on Family Fest Wristbands. This is big! This Thursday Family Fest Wristbands will be sold for $20 ($10 off the regular $30 price). They will be sold at drop off (7:40am – 9:00am) and pick up (3:00-3:30pm) near the kindergarten play area in the school yard.Family Fest is Friday, June 22 from 3:30 -7pm. The wristbands cover “All You Can Bounce” in our 6 inflatables and participation in the Impact Skateboarding Club activities.

Highlights from this morning’s announcements:

Read first: “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. All library books are due back today.
  2. Spirit Squad please come to the library at morning recess for a group photo.
  3. The library will be closed to students at recess for the month of June.

Mr. Currie talked about:

  • Days of Significance
  • Bike Rally instructions

Please remember to be safe.

Have a Bike Rally Tuesday.