Gator Gab – Week at a Glance for Week #25 – Mar. 4th-8th, 2019

Below is a peak at our week ahead followed by some important information items – have a wonderful week Gators!

EVENTS FOR THIS WEEK … “March Madness Week”

Monday, Mar. 4th 

  • HOT CHOCOLATE REWARD DAY.  Please send in a safe mug for your child to have hot chocolate. The mug will be rinsed to send back home safely after it is used for this special treat
  • Day #1 of March Madness – Favourite Sports Team Day
  • April Pizza Orders –  online ordering is now available to place your orders on School Cash Online for April pizza days
  • Boys’ Basketball Tournament – PM at Resurrection School
  • Primary Floor Hockey – last recess
  • Homework Club – 3:40 – 4:40

Tuesday, Mar. 5th

  • Celebrity/Twin Day – you and a friend can dress alike or dress like a celebrity 
  • Shrove Tuesday / Pancake Day – ALL Students will enjoy some delicious pancakes today as part of our Shrove Tuesday tradition – our GYM will be transformed into a cafeteria – a very special Thanks to our Parent School Council for making this happen as lots and lots of yummy pancakes will be made – AWESOME!

Wednesday, Mar. 6th

  • Spirit Day – wear your Gator clothing or blue and white to show your school spirit
  • Ash Wednesday – LENT 2019 Begins – School Liturgy 9:30 a.m. – for the next 40 days, OLOG will explore the 3 Key Lenten Themes of: 1. Prayer (taking time to talk to and listen to God), 2. Almsgiving (supporting our SVDP Foodbank at Blessed Sacrament – Mr. Amorim’s Coin Drive) and 3. Fasting and Abstinence (showing discipline by giving up something in favour of a closer relationship to God)
  • Here is a great short clip that reminds us why Lent is so important … https://bustedhalo.com/video/watch-lent-3-minutes
  • Primary Floor Hockey – last recess
  • Homework Club  3:40-4:40

Thursday, Mar. 7th

  • Wacky Hair Day – Mr. Amorim Shaves HALF of his beard for a great cause – Please join our OLOG Lenten Almsgiving Campaign by sending in a loonie or twoonie today – supporting SVDP Food Bank @ Blessed Sacrament during Lent 2019
  • Gr. 9 Transition Meetings
  • Pizza Day Today!  For all students who placed an online order for March
  • Bus Safety Presentations (PM) 
  • Girls’ Volleyball Tournament – St. Mary’s in the afternoon

Friday, Mar. 8th

  • Wear Green Day – in honour of St. Patrick and all things IRISH … 
  • LAST day before March Break

LOOKING AHEAD BEYOND THIS WEEK … 

  • March Break – March 11-15th
  • OLOG School Climate Survey – March 18-April 5th – Students, Parents and Staff
  • Sacrament of First Reconciliation for Gr. 2’s 6:30 PM @ Blessed Sacrament Church – March 20th
  • OLOG Fiction Festival – March 22nd
  • Grade 3’s at Shades Mill – March 26th
  • School Council Meeting @ 6:30 pm – March 26th
  • Safety Village – Gr. 5/6 and Gr. 6 classes – March 29th