September 30th (Friday)–DAY 6

PHYSICAL EDUCATION:
First Recess-Cross Country practice
**Please return completed Permission forms to participate in the meet on October 4th (Rain Date: 5th)”**
FIELD TRIPS:
Good luck to Grades 5B,5C and 5D as they are off to Orwell Corner for the day.
POKEMON CARDS:
Students are asked to please leave their cards at home.

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September 29th (Thursday)–DAY 5

HOME & SCHOOL-Meeting tonight!:
Meeting tonight at 6:45 p.m. at the school to start planning the Christmas Craft Fair (Nov 25 + 26). This is one of the major fundraisers for the school. Parent volunteers are required to help plan the event. This fundraiser has been an annual event for years, which means it runs fairly smoothly, with a few key people responsible for different pieces the work required is very manageable.
PHYSICAL EDUCATION:
First Recess-Grade 4 boys will have “run-offs” to determine line-up for the meet.
**Permission forms to participate in the meet on October 4th (Rain Date: 5th) go home with students after each “run-off.”**
FIELD TRIPS:
Good luck to Grades 5A & 5E as they are off to Orwell Corner for the day. The remaining classes (5B,5C,5D) go Friday (September 30th).
MUSIC:
Second Recess–Choir
SCHOOL PICTURES:
Proofs are expected within the next 14 days.
POKEMON CARDS:
Students are asked to please leave their cards at home.

 

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September 28th (Wednesday)–DAY 4

PHYSICAL EDUCATION:
First Recess-Grade 4 girls will have “run-offs” to determine line-up for the meet. Grade 4 boys will run tomorrow.
**Permission forms to participate in the meet on October 4th (Rain Date: 5th) go home with students after each “run-off.”**
HOME & SCHOOL-6:30 p.m. tonight:
We invite parents/guardians to attend the first Home & School meeting of the 2016-2017 school year!
LEADERSHIP GROUP:
Leadership group consists of grade 6 students here at Stratford Elementary. A meeting was held yesterday with information for grade six students who would like to participate. Leadership students will participate and volunteer for events here at Stratford Elementary. Highlights from previous years have been our Cyber Seniors program; Right to Play activities; and assisting with events here at school. These students are leaders within our school and are great role models to our grade 4’s and 5’s.  Interested grade 6 students are asked to write a letter to Mr MacDougall explaining why he or she would be a great leadership student.  Letters are due on Friday, September 30th. In the past, any student who has taken the time to complete a letter has been invited to participate in leadership activities.
FIELD TRIPS:
Good luck to Grades 5F & 5G as they are off to Orwell Corner for the day. Grades 5A & 5E will go tomorrow (September 29th) and the remaining classes (5B,5C,5D) go Friday (September 30th).

 

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September 27th (Tuesday)–DAY 3

 

PHYSICAL EDUCATION:
First Recess-Grade 5 & 6 will have “run-offs” to determine line-up for the meet. Grade 4 girls will run tomorrow.
SCHOOL PICTURES:

We welcome  Josh Garrett and Rick Dempsey,Lifetouch representatives, to our school today. 
HOME & SCHOOL:
We invite parents/guardians to attend the first Home & School meeting of the 2016-2017 school year! Time: 6 p.m. on Wednesday, September 28th.
GRADE 6 LEADERSHIP:
Mme. Lydia is asking Grade 6 students if they are interested in joining a Leadership Group. The first meeting will be held in her classroom second recess.
THANK YOU:
Thank you to Home & School volunteer, Julia Jay, for transforming our Main Lobby with an array of fall displays.

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Home & School Meeting-Rescheduled Date

We invite parents/guardians to attend the first Home & School meeting of the 2016-2017 school year! Time: 6 p.m. on Wednesday, September 28th. 

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September 26th (Monday)–DAY 2

PHYSICAL EDUCATION:
First Recess-
Cross Country (weather permitting)
Tomorrow-Grade 5 & 6 will have “run-offs” to determine line-up for the meet.
MUSIC:
Second Recess-
Choir
SCHOOL PICTURES:

A flyer went home with students  regarding the upcoming student photo day on Tuesday, September 27th.
PANCAKE BREAKFAST:
A huge “thank you” to the Stratford & Area Lions Club for hosting a pancake breakfast Saturday (September 24th) in aid of our Breakfast Program. Thank you to all who attended in support of this fundraising effort.

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September 22nd (Thursday)–DAY 1

TERRY FOX WALK/RUN-Today:
Terry Fox Walk/Run will take place this afternoon. Students will collect their kit bags, etc., and proceed to participate in this event following second recess (1:50 p.m). Students will not be entering the school building following the Walk/Run.
Students were encouraged to bring a toonie in support of the Terry Fox Foundation and Face-Off Against Cancer. Thank you for your support!
PANCAKE BREAKFAST:
The Stratford & Area Lions club are holding a Pancake Breakfast on September 24th (Saturday) 7:30-11:00 a.m. at the Stratford Town Center. Tickets: Adult-$8; Under 10-$5.00; Family (Max 4)-$20.00. All Proceeds donated to Glen Stewart and Stratford Elementary Breakfast Programs. Tickets are available in the school office.
SCHOOL PICTURES:
A flyer went home with students  regarding the upcoming student photo day on Tuesday, September 27th.
NO CLASSES-Tomorrow:
Tomorrow, September 23rd, is designated as a Professional Learning Day.  As a result, there will be no classes. Our staff will be attending sessions at various locations throughout the province. The Public Schools Branch will be hosting training sessions at this school as well as the Department of Education, Early Learning & Culture.
CORRESPONDENCE:
A flyer went home with students from the Town of Stratford advertising free public skates. For more information, please call 569-2535.

 
 
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