Gator Gab – Week at a Glance for Sept. 24-28th, 2018
Parents and students, we have a very exciting week ahead and we look forward to the Gator School Community shining in lots of special ways! The kick-off of our Thanksgiving Food Drive, Fire Drill Week, Intermediate Baseball Tournaments, Terry Fox Walk/Run and so much more great learning and fellowship … as we say AWESOME! Below is a peak at our week ahead followed by some important information items – have a great week Gators!
Week #4 – Sept. 24-28, 2018
Monday, Sept. 24th
- Fire Drill Week is this week! We are committed to keeping our students safe with regular drills – this week we will practice our fire drills.
- Thanksgiving Food Drive begins today! Please bring in items to support those in need and thanks for helping us make a difference! We will work through Blessed Sacrament Church to support as many families in our community as needed – Thanks for your kindness and generosity!
- Strong Start Volunteers needed! Please see attachments for more information relating to this initiative. Strong Start Letter / Strong Start Form
Tuesday, Sept. 25th
- LAST DAY to purchase PIZZA for October pizza days!! As communicated, there are no CASH sales for pizza days – orders must be made online! Please go to our website and CLICK on the School Cash tab on our web page and order pizza for your children
- Boys Three-Pitch at Wilson Park
Wednesday, Sept. 26th
- Gator Spirit Day! Break out your Gator T-shirts and Royal Blue Colours …
Thursday, Sept. 27th
- Terry Fox Walk/Run Cancer Event – PM
- Girls Three-Pitch at Wilson Park
Friday, Sept. 27th
- Final Fire Drill for this week
- NOTE: We may do the Terry Fox Event on Friday afternoon if the weather permits – stay tuned
LOOKING AHEAD – Beyond this week
- School Pepperrette Fundraiser – Starts Oct. 1st – Yummy and supports our NEW School Playground Efforts also – thanks for your support Gator Families!
- Orange Shirt Day Oct. 1st – Every Child Matters
- NFL – Nutrition For Learning Morning Breakfast Starts soon –during first week of October
- Gr. 2 First Communion Parent Meeting 7:00 PM @ Blessed Sacrament Church (October 2)
- Grade 7 Sacrament of Confirmation Parent Meeting 7:00 PM @ Blessed Sacrament Church (October 3)
- Opening School Mass @ 10:45 in the GYM – Oct. 5th
- First School Council Meeting of 2018-19 will be Tues., October 16th @ 6:30 in the Library – See you there
- WCDSB Pilgrim Cross Arrives at OLOG – Oct. 17th
- School Picture Day (October 24)
- PD Day – October 26th
- Progress Reports Go Home Nov. 6th
- Parent-Teacher Interviews Nov. 8th
- PA Day Nov. 16th
- Gr. 8’s at Mount Mary Spiritual Retreat Nov. 28-30th
Youth Cannabis Info-graphic
As you continue to have age-appropriate discussion with your children at home around wise choices and challenges they may be faced with, we wanted to provide you with a supportive info-graphic. Please read the material over and if your child would benefit from a conversation, there is some additional information provided that may support you.