Update for November 13th, 2015

Dear Parents/Guardians,

We continue to improve our electronic communication processes. I am pleased to inform you that Courcelette’s school website has been updated. Thank you Ms. Robertson. Viewers can now learn more about our school. Additionally, the school blog can be accessed from the website. If you have the opportunity, please look us up.

This week, we witnessed a most memorable Remembrance Day Service. We thank all students and staff for their impressive contributions.

Remembrance day

Please find in this blog update important content regarding: the upcoming Grade 8 Quebec trip, parent council news, details extra-curricular activities and important dates to remember.

Quebec Trip

To the parents/guardians of our Grade 8 students, please be reminded of the Quebec information session confirmed for this coming Monday evening – November 16th at 7:00pm. Ms. Wilkins and I look forward to seeing you then. Please view the link below to learn about a fantastic offer!

Quebec Invite Courcelette

PARENT COUNCIL NEWS

NEW! – Save the Date – Santa’s Breakfast – Saturday, December 5,  9:00 AM – 11:30 AM  –  More information to follow

Broncos Spirit Wear – Time is Running Out – Sale ends November 15

All new Courcelette Broncos Spirit Wear featuring our new Broncos logo is available for purchase November 7 – 15 on-line at

https://courcelette.itemorder.com

Check out our all new Spirit Wear in Youth and Adult sizes including:

  • Pull over and zip hoodies
  • Basic and tech t-shirts
  • Long sleeve t-shirts
  • Sweatpants and flannel pants
  • Toques

Remember, all spirit wear looks the same – consider Mabel’s Labels as a solution!

Fundraising – Mabel’s Labels

Courcelette Public School continues to work in partnership with “Mabel’s Labels”. Mabel’s Labels offers personalized labels and tags perfect for all items.

Simply follow the link below and select “Support a Fundraiser” in the top right corner of the home page. Select “Courcelette Public School” in the drop down menu before placing your order.

Campaigns.MabelsLabels.com

Courcelette will earn 20% from every order placed through our school’s link, which will be put towards new classroom materials for all our students.

QSP Magazine Subscriptions – ONLINE

S.O.S. – SAVE OUR SUBSCRIPTIONS

The QSP magazine fundraiser campaign has begun!

Please ignore renewal notices from publishers and support your child’s education by renewing your subscriptions through our school!  Proceeds benefit literature enrichment materials for our students.

We encourage online ordering at

WWW.QSP.CA  using our school code 3722923.

For questions regarding your QSP subscriptions, you can call QSP customer service anytime at 1-800-667-2536.

Extra-curricular activities

  Yoga Club   

Dear Parents/Guardians,

Your child has expressed an interest in joining the Courcelette Yoga Club. Yoga Club is open to all students in Grades 4 to 8. Your child is not required to have prior exposure to yoga.

The first meeting will be held on Tuesday, November 24th, 2015.  The club will meet every Tuesday and Thursday from 12:00 to 12:20 p.m. for the months of November, December, and January.  All members of the club must have a personal yoga mat to participate and are asked to bring the mat to school each week.

*Please sign and return the form (link below) to Mrs. M. Frendjian in Portable 3 by November 20th, 2015.

Sincerely,                                                                                                               Maral Frendjian

Yoga Club

Girls Basketball

Remaining 2 games:

Monday November 16th @ Macklin PS- Driver’s are needed and appreciated!

Monday Novemebr 23rd @ Courcelette (versus Warden Ave)

Practices are Tuesday and Thursday until end of season.

Mr. McNaughton

Boys Volley-ball

Practices

Monday-3:20-4:45 pm

Wednesday-3:20-4:45 pm

Friday-7:55-8:40 am

up coming Games

Tuesday, November 17th vs Birch Cliff

Tuesday, November 24th @ Clairlea

Wednesday, November 25th @ Birch Cliff

Practices and games could change on short notice.

Playoffs to follow if we qualify.

Floor Hockey

Dear Parents,

Your child has signed up for Primary Intramural Floor Hockey.  This will take place over a period of approximately 2 months on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays during morning recess in the school gymnasium.  Team spirit, cooperation, safety, good listening, following instructions and floor hockey skills will be facilitated during this activity.  A general meeting highlighting these important qualities and skills was held this week.

Please find attached the team lists, dates and schedule of when this activity will occur.  Please print your child’s first and last name, their grade and teacher on the form below and provide a parent’s signature for consent and recognition for this activity.  Your child will not be able to play until this form is returned.  Forms are due back no later than Wednesday November 18th.  Please also discuss at home the importance of the above noted qualities and skills.  For equity purposes, no spectators will be permitted.

We look forward to an exciting floor hockey season.  Thank you for your continued support.

Sincerely,

Ms. Pennington, Ms. Bowers & Ms. Laverne 🙂

*Please see the following links for the schedule, the teams and the permission form which needs to be completed and returned to school.

floorhockeyperm15

floorhockeysch15

Floor Hockey Teams List15

Dates to Remember

November 7th-15th Courcelette Broncos Spirit Wear sales

November 13th – QSP Magazine sales have begun

November 20th – Sports Jersey (or other sports wear) Day and School Dance

November 25th – Parent Council meeting 7:00 -9:00 pm

November 27th – Pizza Lunch

December 5th – Santa’s Breakfast 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM

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