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Weekly Update Dec 13-17

As we enter the final week of school prior to the Christmas holidays “JOY in our hearts and minds,”: 

  • Complete the Daily Self-Screening Tool before sending your child/ren to school every morning. If our children are not feeling 100%, please keep them home. 
  • NO exchange of treats, food or Christmas baking between students, friends and classroom
  • Lockers, desks and any treasures will be coming home on Friday.

THANK YOU – to everyone for an enjoyable Christmas Market! It was great to see everyone! We have 20 gingerbread houses, ornaments & cookies left. We will be selling the remaining items on Tuesday this week at lunch. 

Week of December 13 – 17, 2021

Christmas Jingle: each morning our halls will be filled with Christmas songs. 

Non-Uniform Week: students are invited to pack away their uniforms until after the holidays. Students are encouraged to wear festive clothing all week. 

Monday, December 13, 2021  –  Candy Cane Day 

  • Creating, Exploring and Learning Everything about Candy Canes. 
  • Every student will be given a candy cane to enjoy!

Tuesday, December 14, 2021 – Santa’s Workshop Day

  • Antigen Testing Kits: being sent home with each student.
    • Any students/classes in isolation, arrangements are being made via the classroom teacher. 
    • More information will be sent on Tuesday via hard copy and email. 
  • Gingerbread House Kit ($10 only 20 left), Ornaments ($5) and Snowman Cookies ($2) for sale at lunch
  • Santa’s Workshop – Grade 7 Leadership Activities
    • S.T.E.A.M Activity – Marshmallow Catapult
    • Advent Jeopardy (Gr 4-6)
    • Advent Bingo (Gr. K-3)

Wednesday, December 15, 2021 – Christmas PJ Day

  • Snowman Cookies $2 
  • PJ Day – dress code is expected to be followed.
    • Students are invited to wear PJ’s or comfy clothing. 
    • Decorating Cookie Day – thank you Catholic Council for supporting this fun activity for the children
    • Students will be given a small cookie ornament to decorate

Thursday, December 16, 2021 – Happy Birthday Jesus

  • Christmas Celebration Liturgy 
    • Happy Birthday Jesus songs & activities  
    • Snowman Cookies $2                                 

Friday, December 17, 2021 – Peace & Joy – Last Day – EARLY RELEASE @ 1:50 p.m.)

  • Red and Green Spirit Day
    • Students are invited to wear red and green.

Early Release Time – school ends at 1:50 p.m. Bus Pick-Up is 90 mins earlier. 

Riesberry, JulieWeekly Update Dec 13-17