Tuesday, November 24-Day 1
RETAKE DAY- another school photo retake day has been scheduled for FRIDAY NOV 27. Check posters in classrooms and hallways for more information
Students wishing to have a copy of their awards photos, please email Mrs. Radvanszky directly to obtain a jpeg copy of the photo.
The school will no longer be supplying free disposable masks. Disposable masks will be available for sale in the cafe, they will be sold 2 for $1.00. In ALL common spaces you must wear a mask. It is not an option, it is a requirement of the health order. Legal Order
Senior high students who have been permitted by teachers to work in common spaces - Students have to be masked up - over the nose AND mouth. Only 2 or maximum 3 students at a table and if students are eating - yes they can be unmasked - but ONLY if they have 2 meters between them and other students.
Learning Commons- @lunch 11:50-12:25 -the Learning Commons will be opened and supervised . Students are welcome to find a spot to eat their lunch. You do have to sign in/ stay 2 m from one another, as your masks are off for eating, so seating at tables will need to be limited . Please clean up after yourself . If you are not eating, you do need to wear your masks in this common area.
On November 27 we will be judging to see how everyone has done. On November 27 those who wish to draw on a moustache will also be able to compete for a prize.
Students from the Sr. High Cosmetology class will be judging on the 30th.
Some of the prizes will be awarded for:
Best Jr High Mustache
Best Sr High Mustache
Best Staff Mustache
Most Creative Mustache (All students can participate in this category!)
WATCH FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THIS TOPIC FROM MS. FERGUSON LATER THIS MONTH!
Participating Teachers are:Mr. Eastman, Mr. Blount, Mr. Butler, Mr. Burghardt, Mr. Mahaux, Mr. Stoltz, Mr. Lobo, Mr. Bellerose, Mr. Galliford, Mr. Lougheed, Mr. Rohatyn and Mr. Siemens!
Parking Passes - come exchange your 2019/20 parking pass for a new 2020/21 pass. Those who did not have an old one have to buy a new one for $5!!
High School Students who are interested in tutoring should stop by the Wrap Around and pick up a form to complete from one of the counsellors.
ATHLETICS- Due to increased COVID19 cases and transmission the moratorium on Extracurricular activities including after school athletics / student trips/school volunteers has been extended till the end of December 2020 In all NGPS schools . This issue will be revisited BY NGPS admini and school principals in January 2021.
CAFE CORNER -
Tuesday - Homemade Mac & Cheese with Farmers Sausage - $5.00
Wednesday - Thunder Crunch Chicken Burger - $6.00
Thursday - Perogy Dinner c/w 5 perogies, farmer sausage, cabbage roll - $9.00
Friday - Regular Menu
Soup Of The Week - Homemade creamy vegetable beef soup - $3.75
Weekly Special - Grilled Cheese - $3.50
BLOCK 1 STUDENTS - REPORT TO LIBRARY for BLOCK 1.
Block 2, 3 and 4 CALM - Computers available in Independent Studies Room, Modular 4, please ask to use.
The Grad list has been posted outside of the counselling office. Please stop by and check that your name is spelled correctly. - email Ms. Dundas if there has been an error. If you are on the Potential Grad list and are uncertain why - see Mr. Lobo or Ms. Dundas to determine what you need to do to be placed on the 2020-2021 Class List.
ALL GR. 12 STUDENTS!! It is very important that you sign up for MyPass as soon as possible. Please see Ms. Dundas or Mr. Bellerose to get a copy of instructions to help you sign up and also let us know the non-school email address you are using before you register. Gr. 12 students will use MyPass to get the results of their diploma exams and to order transcripts to register at post-secondary institutions.
PARENTS HAVING ACCESS TO GRAD 2021 GOOGLE CLASSROOM. Parents are able to review summaries of the Grads’ 2021 Google classroom. If your parents have accepted an invite to Google classroom by one of your teachers - they will already have access to the Grad 2021 Parent Summaries - they just go on to Google Classroom. In the next week - parents who have not already been on Google Classroom will receive an Invite to Join the Grad 2021 classroom. Grads - please tell your parents to watch for this invite on their email and ACCEPT it when they receive it. If your parent DOES NOT receive an invite sometime next week - please have them email Ms. Dundas.
Gym Schedule for Lunch this week:
STUDENTS MUST SIGN IN WHEN THEY ARE IN THE GYM AT LUNCH as of Monday Nov 16
STUDENTS NEED TO STAY ON ONE SIDE DURING THE LUNCH TIME
WEST SIDE (STORAGE ROOM SIDE) OR EAST SIDE (FITNESS ROOM SIDE)
This activity is considered a cohort group as there is more than 15 min of continuous interaction of students on the specific side of the gym.
(Opens at 12:00 noon until 12:20), students must have clean gym shoes and must follow posted rules and expectations)
*Students who do not follow the posted rules, including wearing masks when required, will lose their gym privileges*
Day 1: Jr High’s are in the gym, Sr High’s in the Fitness Room
Day 2: Sr High’s are in the gym, Jr High’s in the Fitness Room
WORK EX- Work ex students all your paperwork is due, it is also the end of the month so your timesheets will be due(timesheets to be handed in the first week of each month). Please drop off your paperwork and timesheets with Ms. P. in Mod 4 (Independent Studies)
Thought for the Day
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