Grade 8 Farewell Meeting
There will be a Gr. 8 farewell meeting tonight, April 17th, 2013 in the St. Michael’s library. Parents please attend.
Every year St. Michael holds a Mission Fair to raise funds for a number of charities in a fun way. Our Mission Fair will be held on the afternoon of Friday, April 19th.
The Fair is open to the families of students, so please join us in some fun as we raise funds to help others. We will start at 12:50 and go until 2:50. Students will be released at the regular time 3:25.
Leaving St. Michael?
We are now starting to prepare for our 2013 -2014 school year. If you know that you will not be attending St. Michael next year, please phone Mrs. Whelan
(693-7693) and let her know. This information will assist us in setting our
classrooms for next year. Thank you for your help!
Spring pictures will be on May 2nd. Everyone can have their picture taken but there is no commitment to purchase them.
Day of Pink!
Staff and students showed their support for Anti-bullying Day by dressing up in pink today, Wednesday, April 10. To further the learning a brief presentation was put on by the Gr 5 and Gr 8 classes. Thank you all staff and students for your support.
The Gr 6 and 7s will be bringing home information about a cookie dough fundraiser that is taking place at St. Michael over the next two weeks. The funds students raise now, will go towards their Gr 8 ski trip.
There have been changes in dates to scheduled activities around the school:
- Canoe Safety has changed to Friday, May 17th. The first group will run from 8:30-10:45, and the second will run from 1:15-3:15
A Boys Basketball
Once again the “A” boys had a very successful basketball season. Their determination and commitment to the team was demonstrated at every single practice and game. their skills improved greatly throughout the yaer and they have all become stronger basketball players. Thank-you for another exciting season, you have been an absolute pleasure to coach and we couldn’t be more proud of you!
B Boys Basketball
Congratulations to the “B” boys for a victorious season; placing first in our league! Thank you to all the parents and fans for your support. Way to go Dylan, Payton, Davin, Ross, Austin, Alex Y., Alex D., Reese, and Benue for a great season! Also we would like to thank our coached for their time and expertise; Miss Campbell and Jenna Campbell.
A Girls Basketball
The “A” girls team had an excellent season this year. they managed to be undefeated throughout the regular sesaon and captured the city title by defeating St. Margaret at Vanier Collegiate. They successfully entered two tournaments this year. In the Palliser Heights tournament they were the “B” side champions and in the South Hill Ticats’ tournament, they won the bronze. Congratulations to all the girls and thanks for representing St. Michael and making all of us proud! Thank you Mr. Pearce for coaching.
B Girls Basketball
This year’s “B” team was composed of both grade seven and eights. The girls all worked extremely hard which culminated in an undefeated seaseon, and a league championship. Great work girls. Thanks to the coach, Mr. Fisher.
Meet the Psychologist
Wednesday, April 10, 2013
St. Agnes School, 330 Oxford St W
Parents are invited to attend an evening of interactive discussions on parenting. Topics covered are wide ranging from bedtime routines to curfew conflicts; video gaming to homework completion; and helping your child work through anxiety, anger and oppositional behaviours. Childcare will be provided. This evening is open to all parents and will be presented and moderated by Shantelle Szuch, M.Sc. Registered Psychologist, Five Hills Health Region and Debbie MacDonald, M. Ed., Registered Psychologist, Holy Trinity Catholic School Division. Parents are invited to propose additional topics for discussion. To Register: Please call 306-691-6460.