Pulled Pork and your choice of side
Stonepark Christmas Dinner:
Our Christmas dinner this year will be held on Dec. 15th. Tickets for the dinner will go on sale starting Monday, December 5th and the cut of date to purchase tickets will be Dec. 12th.
Dinner this year is:
Festive Roast Turkey, Fresh Cranberries, Gravy, Whipped Potatoes, Vegetables, Milk. And for dessert we will be having Apple Crisp. The cost of the Christmas Dinner is $6.50 per ticket.
Hour of Code:
This year’s Hour of Code, 2016 is quickly approaching and we invite you to take part in this K-12 international event that is held in conjunction with Computer Science Week, December 5-11 The Hour of Code offers learning resources from K-12 in areas from coding your own game, creating animations, and video coding. No experience is needed, all resources and tools are provided for this initiative. They are available in French as well. We encourage you check out the Coding Resources link on our website and to join in the Hour of Code event.
There will be math tutoring today (Thursday) after school in the library from 3:30 – 5:00 pm. This is open to all students.
The library will not be open today (Thursday) after school, as Ms. Poirier is on a field trip with leadership.
Due to the snow day yesterday, the deadline to apply for Science Fair will be moved to Monday, December 5th instead. If you would still like to register for the fair, please see Mme Reid today. All interested participants need to return their completed, and signed registration form to Mme Reid at reading period on Monday. We will meet in the library during reading period for a brief meeting. All interested students must be there.
Chess Club will meet at noon in Rm 108 today.
ALL GRADE 8 STUDENTS ARE ASKED TO COME TO THE BAND ROOM FOR A BAND CLINIC DURING PERIOD 1. PLEASE BRING INSTRUMENTS AND MUSIC!!!
Students who go off grounds at lunch are asked to please refrain from entering Ellis Bros Shopping Centre as they make their way to and from the local restaurants. There are some businesses there that are being disrupted by the noise of students passing through. We thank you for your co-operation with this matter.
A few grade 9 leadership students are starting tutoring support in the library today. They will be there on Days 2, 4, & 6, during lunch, to help you with your school work. Maybe you need help with math, or someone to look over some writing you have done, maybe you just need a hand with organizing your binder, they can do that and more! Look for the tutoring table sign to find them.
We will be having the bookmark contest this week. All entries are due today (December the 1st) by the end of the day. Winners will be announced the following week. First prize will be $40, 2nd prize $30, and 3rd prize $20. Students are welcome to get a bookmark template from the library today. On that note, Ms. Poirier would like to apologize to everyone for not having an awesome Read-In Week planned this year, but promises to have some fun activities throughout the year. If you have a suggestion for one of those fun activities, feel free to let Ms. Poirier know.
Fundraising / Camden MacLeod:
Camden has now started his fundraising, and it will be ending the day before Christmas Break (Dec. 21st.) Camden and a couple of his buddies, Adam El Bahh and Tyler Heggie will be running on the treadmill every morning and lunch break. Camden will be accepting toys, as well as cash donations with all proceeds going to families in need.
Our school store on wheels, the Tiger Trolley, now sells earbuds/headphones for $3.00 and please note that calculators now cost $3.50. The Trolley is open in the upstairs lobby during morning break for all your school supply needs.
The Phys. Ed. Staff would like to congratulate everyone who participated in the 88th annual Stonepark Lunch time Volleyball League. Special thanks to those students who took time out of there lunch to referee or keep score. And an extra special thanks to teachers who came down to play or cheer on their favorite team.
Girls Field Hockey:
Would members of the girls field hockey team meet in the gym at morning break to pick sizes for the clothing order.
Boys A Basketball:
The Stonepark Tigers Boys A Basketball Team played their first game of the season at home on Tuesday evening vs East Wiltshire. Our boys lead 7-4 after the first quarter and were down 15-18 at half time. Following a much stronger 2nd half in which we outscored our opponent 25-9, we won by a final score of 40-27. All 15 players entered the game. Scorers for Stonepark were: William Muhanmode (10 points), Hudson Robertson (9 points), Ethan Sprague (6 points), Tate Brazil (5 points), David Drake (4 points) and Tyson Laybolt, Will MacDougall and Steven Liu (2 points each). Great team effort!! Our next practice is Wednesday from 6:30pm-8:15pm and our next game is at Gulf Shore at 4:30pm on Thursday.
The AA Girls Basketball Team:
Girls got off to a strong start with a win 60-20 win at East Wiltshire. Top scorers were Devon Lawlor with 11, Sydney Lawlor with 10, and Dara McCabe with 10. Amy Plaggenhoef and Jillian Kelly-Murphy pitched in with 7 each. Top rebounders were Devon Lawlor and Jillian Kelly-Murphy with 5. All players scored, including 7 who were playing their first AA basketball game. The girls are off to the Summerside Tip-off Tournament this weekend. Good luck!
Girl’s A Basketball and Red Shirts:
Please meet in 7F Mme. Jeffery’s classroom at 10:20 (break time).