Memo for Garden Creek Parents and Guardians
are some notes for you:
This past Tuesday, our grade 5s outdid themselves in their presentations for
our Heritage Fair. One judge mentioned that these were of Middle School
caliber! Way to go to all our students who participated. The top
students who received medals were:
We are looking forward to some of our classes participating in the Music
Festival this week. They have been practicing and are terrific! Please
see below for scheduled performance times. Thus takes place at the Playhouse
and there is a $2 entrance fee for the audience. We are looking forward
to all our groups and some individual students perform in the coming week.
Interest groups have been set up by our committee ( a long process!)
Teachers will receive the lists this week as well as locations. We are excited
to begin these next Wednesday.
a reminder of the internet safety presentation to take place this Tuesday
April 29th at 7:00 pm in our library . Please see the attachment!
Bag Grab 2019 Challenge a reminder that , if
anyone has plastic bags at home that they would like to donate to be
recycled, please send them in to your child’s homeroom teacher. We
can all work to protect our earth!
you have any plans of moving or transferring your child to another school,
please let us know so that we can start to confirm numbers and make plans for
the 2019 school year.
SCHOOL this Friday, May 3 Teachers will be taking part in
professional learning through the NB Teachers Association and Support Staff
will also be taking part in professional learning on that day. There will be no
school for students
Creek Craft Fair .. this
Saturday from 10 2 pm! Don’t forget to stop by our first annual Garden Creek
Springfest Craft Fair on Saturday, May 4th from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm.
We’ll be showcasing over 25 local vendors, crafters and artisans offering a
variety of goods such as wood crafts, home décor, handcrafted clothing and
accessories, hand-crocheted and knit items, home-baked goodies, jewellery, bath
and body products, and much more! It’s a great chance to shop local for
Mother’s Day! Admission is FREE, but donations will be accepted at the door to
help Creekers in Need. You can also purchase tickets to win an amazing gift
basket containing godies from all the vendors at the fair! See you there!
Volunteering in and Around the Creek This Wednesday, four NBCC
volunteers will be sprucing up our kitchen as well as painting some playground
equipment throughout the day. We are appreciative of their time and
effort. Thank you, NBCC!
2019 calendar attached.
This Coming Week :
Apr. 30 – Ks at Music Festival ( 9:15 AM) / deadline for K-2 and grades
3FI to pay for Sharon & Bram / hot lunch ( bagels) / Internet Safety
presentation 7:00 pm ( library)
May 1 – Music Festival : Grade 2 FI ( 9:15) , Grade 3 FI – 9:30 / Grade 5 FI –
9:45 / Mixed Choir 10:30 AM
May 2 fluoride mouthrinse/ hot lunch ( Chartwells) / Music Festival
Concert 1:00 pm
Fri May 3 – No School – NBTA and CUPE
meetings for staff
May 4 – Creeker Craft Fair! – 10 – 2 pm!
May 6 – K – 2 and 3FI to the Playhouse to view Sharon and Bram
May 7 – Grade 5s to George Street Middle ( 9 – 11 AM)/ hot lunch ( bagels)
May 9 – Kindergarten on bus City Tour (9-10AM)
Mon May 13 – NBTA Branch Meetings and
CUPE meetings – no school
May 16 Kindergartens to the Library and Art Gallery/ Grade 4/5 Slack to
visit the NB Science Fair
May 17 Grade 3FI to visit the New Brunswick Science Fair
Mon May 20 – Victoria Day – no school
of May 21 – Grade 4 Provincial Assessments (Math, Reading and Science)
May 21 Grade 3s to Scott’s Nursery / Home and School Meeting 6:30pm
May 22 – Garden Creek Volunteer Lunch!
May 23 – Garden Creek Grades 3-5 Track and Field ( A.M) / Ks to Scott’s
May 24 Raindate for Track and Field
May 25 – Grade 5 Breakfast at George Street Middle
May 27 Wed May 29th Grade 4/5 Slack to Snider Mountain
May 28 Ks to Mactaquac / PSSC meeting 6:30 pm
May 29 – Welcome to K afternoon for new Ks 2019! ( 2 to 3 pm)
May 30 – Last day for Chartwell’s hot lunch
a great week!
Garden Creek School
Creeker, Always a Creeker!