Do you have a business you’d like to promote or something to sell at this year’s Family Fest Marketplace?
The organizers are now accepting requests for vendor tables
Tables are $40 for Gledhill parents & $50 for non-Gledhill parents
Email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve your table for this year’s event
“The Day of Pink is the International Day against Bullying, Discrimination, Homophobia, Transphobia, and Transmisogyny across the world. We invite everyone to celebrate diversity by wearing a pink shirt and by organizing activities in their workplaces, schools and communities.”
Gledhill is celebrating this day in several ways:
- Students are encouraged to wear PINK today
- The Grade 4s and 5 have been busy baking and will be selling their treats in the hallways before lunch today to students Grade 1 and older. All proceeds from the sale will go to www.dayofpink.org. Items will range in price from $0.25 – $1.00.
- Grades 4 and 5 students will host “Kindie Buddy chats” with the kindergarten students to talk about friendship and kindness.
Date: March 21, 2019
Time: 6:00pm to 7:30pm
ALL Parents and Guardians are welcome to attend all or part of the meeting and all are considered members of the Council!
Location: Gledhill School Library, 2nd Floor
Pizza will be served. Childcare will be provided. If your children are attending, please stay to help clean up the space that they are in when the meeting is over.
Note if the door is locked – please ring the bell and the caretaker will let you in.
6:00pm to 6:15pm – Welcome and introductions
6:15pm to 7:30pm (main agenda items)
- Building Better Schools
- Spring Family Event
- Kindergarten Orientation/Packages
- Bike Rally Discussion
Other Business – Open floor
* Friday, April 26th, 2019 – Movie Night
* Friday, June 14th, 2019 – Family Fest
Upcoming Council Meeting Dates
* Tuesday, April 16
* Thursday, May 16
* Tuesday, June 18
The school administration is pleased to have X Movement back at Gledhill this week. Over the past two years, students have participated in their Aussie X and X Dance programs. This week it’s X Fusion!
Each class at Gledhill, JK through Grade 5, will have three sessions of X Fusion this week.
“X Fusion explores self-regulation through a mix of high-intensity fitness and mindful movement. Students are guided to identify their feelings and emotions, choose their desired state, and use physical action to achieve it. By the end, they’ll be equipped with the steps to self-regulate: Feel, Choose, Fuse.”
For more information on the X Movement programs, visit their site at www.xmovement.com
Next Thursday, March 7th is Gledhill Skate Day for grades 1-5.
Thank you to parents who have already returned their Skate Borrowing forms and Skate Day permission forms.
Yesterday, a hot shot team of parents pre-fitted 57 kids with skates and helmets to borrow on Skate Day.
If your child still needs to borrow skates and/or helmet on Skate Day – no problem- we will still have extra equipment for borrowing at the arena on the day of.
Each class will need 3-4 parents to walk with the children and teacher to Ted Reeve and help with skate tying. Please indicate your desire to volunteer directly to your child’s teacher.
Not sure whether your child’s class is scheduled to skate in the AM or PM session? Or, if you have any other Skate Day questions, please email email@example.com