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Messages from the school’s morning announcements

Daily Announcements- Thursday Oct 31, 2019 (Day 1)

What’s coming up?

  • Friday October 25th – Friday November 1stScare away hunger food drive” Gledhill classrooms are collecting food to donate to the Daily Bread Food Bank to help support families in our communities.  Please bring non perishable items to the boxes in your classrooms!
  • TODAY – Thursday October 31st @ 1215pm- Parent Council Halloween Parade Coffee Social in the Kindie Triangle!  Bring your own reusable mug!
  • TODAY – Thursday October 31st @ 1245pm – Hallowe’en Parade
  • Friday November 1st- Last day to order pizza lunches for Grades 1-5 online www.Sagoto.com/gsc/pizza
  • Tuesday November 5th- Picture retake day
  • Thursday November 14th from 330-6pm- Special Family Event- Scholastic Book Fair.  Volunteers needed from 330-6pm  http://bit.ly/scholastic18
  • Thursday November 14th – Thursday Nov 21st – Scholastic Book Fair in the school library.  Volunteers needed from 830-1140am  http://bit.ly/scholastic18
  • Friday November 15th – Last day to buy Marlies tickets
  • Thursday November 21st 6-730pm- Parent Council Mtg in school library.  All are welcome.  Child care and pizza will be provided
  • Friday November 22nd – Movie Night at Gledhill in the gym- film info to follow
  • Saturday November 30th @ 130pm – Marlies Game at Scotiabank arena.

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 Thursday October 31st and it is Day 1 in our schedule.  Our character theme for October is Responsibility and here is something to think about.  “We’ve got a responsibility to live up to the legacy of those who came before us by doing all that we can to help those who come after us.” – Michelle Obama
  • Today’s Hallowe’en Parade will begin this afternoon at 1245pm and we will be having the parade inside.  The parade will start with the kindies on the first floor and we will work our way up.

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Gledhill Marlies

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 – Wednesday October 30, 2019 (Day 5)

What’s coming up?

  • Friday October 25th – Friday November 1st– “Scare away hunger food drive”– more info to follow
  • TOMORROW – Thursday October 31st @ 1215pm- Parent Council Halloween Parade Coffee Social in the Kindie Triangle!  Bring your own reusable mug!
  • TOMORROW – Thursday October 31st @ 1245pm – Hallowe’en Parade
  • Friday November 1st- Last day to order pizza lunches for Grades 1-5 online www.Sagoto.com/gsc/pizza
  • Tuesday November 5th- Picture retake day
  • Thursday November 14th from 330-6pm- Special Family Event- Scholastic Book Fair.  Volunteers needed from 330-6pm  http://bit.ly/scholastic18
  • Thursday November 14th – Thursday Nov 21st – Scholastic Book Fair in the school library.  Volunteers needed from 830-1140am  http://bit.ly/scholastic18
  • Friday November 15th – Last day to buy Marlies tickets
  • Thursday November 21st 6-730pm- Parent Council Mtg in school library.  All are welcome.  Child care and pizza will be provided
  • Saturday November 30th @ 130pm – Marlies Game at Scotiabank arena.

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 Wednesday October 30th and it is Day 5 in our schedule.  Our character theme for October is Responsibility and here is something to think about.  “Eventually we all have to accept full and total responsibility for our actions, everything we have done and have not done.” – Hubert Selby
  • What spectacular fun at Gledhill!  Room 22 and 14 are looking scary.  We can’t wait to see all the doors decorated.  The judges will be coming around on Friday afternoon to look for the most creative and spooktacular door design.
  • Reminder to wear your costume tomorrow afternoon only for the parade and festivities.  No masks, wands or weapons.
  • Thank you to all teachers for accepting the “We Scare Hunger” Reps into your class. Thank you to anyone who has made a donation to help feed families in our communities.

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Gledhill Haloween

Gledhill Marlies

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 29, 2019 (Day 4)

What’s coming up?

  • Friday October 25th – Friday November 1st– “Scare away hunger food drive”– more info to follow
  • Thursday October 31st @ 1215pm- Parent Council Halloween Parade Coffee Social in the Kindie Triangle!  Bring your own reusable mug!
  • Thursday October 31st @ 1245pm – Hallowe’en Parade
  • Friday November 1st- Last day to order pizza lunches for Grades 1-5 online www.Sagoto.com/gsc/pizza
  • Tuesday November 5th- Picture retake day
  • Thursday November 14th from 330-6pm- Special Family Event- Scholastic Book Fair.  Volunteers needed from 330-6pm  http://bit.ly/scholastic18
  • Thursday November 14th – Thursday Nov 21st – Scholastic Book Fair in the school library.  Volunteers needed from 830-1140am  http://bit.ly/scholastic18
  • Friday November 15th – Last day to buy Marlies tickets
  • Thursday November 21st 6-730pm- Parent Council Mtg in school library.  All are welcome.  Child care and pizza will be provided
  • Saturday November 30th @ 130pm – Marlies Game at Scotiabank arena.

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 29th and it is Day 4 in our schedule.  Our character theme for October is Responsibility and here is something to think about.  “Responsibility does not only lie with the leaders off our countries or with those who have been appointed or elected to do a particular job.  It lies with each of us individually.” – Dali Lama
  • Primary Choir today at 1145!
  • Makerspace club for Grade 4 and 5 mets today int he library.  Please eat your lunch in the lunchroom and wait for a teacher to pick you up.  Bring your coats with you as you will be lining up outside with your class at the end of lunch.
  • The Spooktacular Door Decorating Contest is off to a great start!  Way to go Room 4! We can’t wait to see what everyone does.  Judges will be coming around on Friday afternoon.

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Gledhill Haloween

Gledhill Marlies

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 28, 2019 (Day 3)

What’s coming up?

  • Friday October 25th – Friday November 1st– “Scare away hunger food drive”– more info to follow
  • Thursday October 31st @ 1215pm- Parent Council Halloween Parade Coffee Social in the Kindie Triangle!  Bring your own reusable mug!
  • Thursday October 31st @ 1245pm – Hallowe’en Parade
  • Tuesday November 5th- Picture retake day
  • Friday November 15th – Last day to buy Marlies tickets
  • Saturday November 30th @ 130pm – Marlies Game at Scotiabank arena.

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 Monday October 28th and it is Day 3 in our schedule.  Our character theme for October is Responsibility and here is something to think about.  “Freedom is the will to be responsible for ourselves.”- Nietzsche
  • Gledhill, don’t forget!   The coffin awaits your dead batteries!  Put them to rest soon and you won’t have to worry about S-C-A-R-Y chemicals!

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Gledhill Haloween

Gledhill Marlies

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 – Friday October 25, 2019 (Day 2)

What’s coming up?

  • TODAY – Friday October 25th @ 9am – Character Education Assembly “Responsibility” in the school gym.  Everyone is welcome!
  • TODAY – Friday October 25th- Movie night at Gledhill in the gym.  Doors open at 6pm, movie starts at 630pm.  Spiderman: Into the Spiderverse.  VOLUNTEERS STILL NEEDED- PLEASE SIGN UP AT  https://signup.com/go/RGzhQUX
  • Friday October 25th – Friday November 1st– “Scare away hunger food drive”– more info to follow
  • Thursday October 31st @ 1215pm- Parent Council Halloween Parade Coffee Social in the Kindie Triangle!  Bring your own reusable mug!
  • Thursday October 31st @ 1245pm – Hallowe’en Parade
  • Friday November 15th – Last day to buy Marlies tickets
  • Saturday November 30th @ 130pm – Marlies Game at Scotiabank arena.

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 Friday October 25th and it is Day 2 in our schedule.  Our character theme for October is Responsibility and here is something to think about.  “Remember, you are responsible for your future, so take charge and turn your life into whatever it is that you want it to be.”- Sharlene Snow

Gledhill Movie Night Poster online version October 2019-3

Gledhill Marlies

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 24th, 2019 (Day 1))

What’s coming up?

  • TOMORROW – Friday October 25th @ 9am – Character Education Assembly “Responsibility” in the school gym.  Everyone is welcome!
  • TOMORROW – Friday October 25th- Movie night at Gledhill in the gym.  Doors open at 6pm, movie starts at 630pm.  Spiderman: Into the Spiderverse.  VOLUNTEERS STILL NEEDED- PLEASE SIGN UP AT  https://signup.com/go/RGzhQUX
  • Friday October 25th – Friday November 1st– “Scare away hunger food drive”– more info to follow
  • Thursday October 31st @ 1215pm- Parent Council Halloween Parade Coffee Social in the Kindie Triangle!  Bring your own reusable mug!
  • Thursday October 31st @ 1245pm – Hallowe’en Parade
  • Friday November 15th – Last day to buy Marlies tickets
  • Saturday November 30th @ 130pm – Marlies Game at Scotiabank arena.

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 Thursday October 24th and it is Day 1 in our schedule.  Our character theme for October is Responsibility and here is something to think about.  “Until the great mass of people shall be filled with the sense of responsibility for each other’s welfare, social justice can never be attained.” – Helen Keller
  • A message from Eco-Club: Did your mom or dad change the batteries in the smoke detectors at your house?  This time of year is a good time to do this.  Then, you can drop off the dead batteries to the coffin near the main doors.  The batteries will be recycled properly.  Thanks for keeping scary chemicals out of our water and soil!
  • Uschool Ukulele today at lunch
  • Spirit Squad meet at room 24 at morning recess!
  • Today, October 24th, the Toronto District School Board celebrates the commitment, hard work and professionalism of Early Childhood Educators and Child Care Workers who work with young children, and their families within our school communities.  This day recognizes the valuable contributions of Early Childhood Educators and the important role they play in strengthening early education and care.  Child Care Worker and Early Childhood Educator Appreciation Day is celebrated annually in October, and is proclaimed by school boards and municipalities, as well as the College of Early Childhood Educators, the professional body that governs Early Childhood Educators in Ontario.  The Toronto District School Board is the largest employer of Early Childhood Educators in Ontario, with over 1400 Early Childhood Educators supporting quality early years experiences and student success in our Full-day Kindergarten classrooms, EarlyON Child and Family Centres, Extended Day Programs and community led school-based Child Care programs.  On behalf of the Toronto District School Board, please join us in expressing our sincere gratitude for the dedication, skills and commitment of our Early Childhood Educators and Child Care partners, in particular, our amazing ECEs here at Gledhill.

Gledhill Movie Night Poster online version October 2019-3

Gledhill Marlies

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 – Wednesday October 23rd, 2019 (Day 5)

What’s coming up?

  • TOMORROW – Thursday October 24th – Cross Country City Finals @ Centennial Park
  • Friday October 25th @ 9am – Character Education Assembly “Responsibility” in the school gym.  Everyone is welcome!
  • Friday October 25th- Movie night at Gledhill in the gym.  Doors open at 6pm, movie starts at 630pm.  Spiderman: Into the Spiderverse.  VOLUNTEERS STILL NEEDED- PLEASE SIGN UP AT  https://signup.com/go/RGzhQUX
  • Friday October 25th – Friday November 1st– “Scare away hunger food drive”– more info to follow
  • Thursday October 31st @ 1215pm- Parent Council Halloween Parade Coffee Social in the Kindie Triangle!  Bring your own reusable mug!
  • Thursday October 31st @ 1245pm – Hallowe’en Parade
  • Friday November 15th – Last day to buy Marlies tickets
  • Saturday November 30th @ 130pm – Marlies Game at Scotiabank arena.

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 Wednesday October 23rd and it is Day 5 in our schedule.  Our character theme for October is Responsibility and here is something to think about.  “Accept responsibility for your life.  Know that it is you who will get you where you want to go, no one else.” – Les Brown
  • The boys soccer team played a hard fought game yesterday and were winning until the last second when Chester scored.  Overtime solved nothing and we ended up losing in the shootout.  Chester won the finals in a shootout as well and will move onto the City Finals.  Very proud of our boys for fighting a hard and working together.  Listen up for our next team announcements.  Mr. Webb

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Gledhill Movie Night Poster online version October 2019-3

Gledhill Marlies

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.