June 7th, 2021
GNMES students in Kindergarten, Grade 1 and Grade 2 will be dismissing at 10:45 this morning. Students in Grades 3, 4 and 5 will be dismissing at 12pm (noon). Please contact your child's teacher through their classroom communication to inform them of your child's dismissal plans.
Thank you for your understanding and assistance!
Information for Monday, June 7th,
Good afternoon GNMES Families,
With the forecast of high temperatures
and Level II Heat Warning, in combination of fans not being permitted, we
understand that you are concerned about the health and well-being of your
child(ren). Be assured that we will take every precaution to ensure that the
students are safe while they are with us.
This will include, but not be limited to
(provided by Anglophone West):
Ensuring students hydrate
regularly throughout the day
Limiting excess physical
Minimizing exposure to the sun
(will keep students inside for breaks if necessary)
Keeping classrooms as cool as
possible (lights off, blinds closed, etc.)
Steps families can take when preparing
your children for the day include (but not limited to):
Having children wear
lightweight and lightly coloured clothing
Having children wear/bring a
hat to wear when they are outside
Send an extra water bottle so
they always have one filled (one could also be half-filled and frozen before
topping off with cold water)
Remember to label your
child(ren)’s belongings with their name
Should there be a decision to close
schools you will be notified through our social media sites.