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Creeker Family Memo #14-Week of November 23rd, 2020

Memo for Garden Creek Parents and Guardians

Happy Weekend, Creeker Families:

We are picking up steam on our Bazaar Fundraising Activities and planning .. thank you in advance for your support!


Christmas Bazaar 

Scott’s Nursery CouponsWe will be sending home the coupons on Monday or Tuesday for the orders you placed. They will be in   your child’s book bag. You can redeem them at Scott’s Nursery by December 20th.  Thank you to Julie Werner for organizing this.


Chapter’s  Virtual  “ Night”/ Week Fundraising for Garden Creek –We are still having our Chapter’s Fundraising event but itwill now be held all this week( and may even remain open longer than that) through  online orders. You can find the info and the link below through Indigo FUNdraising.    Garden Creek  will receive 15% back for gift cards and other percentages toward the school for other items.   Every time you  shop online through our group's fundraising page, Garden Creek School earns cash back! It’s that easy.  If we work together, we'll meet our $1,000 goal in no time. Join our fundraiser now using ourinvite code HSYBB4at         https://indigofundraising.flipgive.com/teams/join?fundraiser_name=Amanda&joincode=HSYBB4 


Silent Auction Items– A reminder that you can still donate items or services for our Virtual Silent Auction. Please contact Amy White at:amyewhite80@gmail.com    506-406-0556 or Stella Park stella.park@horizonnb.ca 506-262-1596.     Sneak Peek of the items coming on December 2nd!!  Auction December  3     2 – 8 pm!


Theme Basket Items –The Theme Baskets are a big seller for our Christmas Bazaar. We are asking your support to send in items for your child’s grade level to fill the baskets. They will then be decorated and tickets sold on them. They will be displayed virtually and tickets sold virtually as well.

We will be collecting items from Monday November 23 until Friday Dec. 4.


Kindergarten-Family game night (ex. Games, dice, dominos, snacks, bingo chips, etc.)

Grade 1-Family movie night (ex. Hot chocolate, snacks, popcorn, movies, cozy socks, etc.)

Grade 2-Christmas wrapping and decorating basket (ex. tape, ribbons, wrap, tissue paper, bows, etc.)

Grade 3-Kids love arts and crafts (ex. Markers, glue, craft sticks, paints, papers, art books etc.)

Grade 4-Kids love candy (ex. Candy, gum, licorice, chocolate, etc.)

Grade 5-Book lovers basket (ex. Books, snacks, drinks, puzzles, stuffies to read to etc.)

Staff-Coffee and tea lovers basket



Welcome to Byanca Simon and Jessica Salazer –We have two new staff members joining us for a bit. Byanca Simon will be replacing Mr. Slack in Grade 5 IF until April while he is out on parental leave ( Congrats, Mr. Slack!) and Jessica Salanzer will be joining Miss Merten’s class as a Kindergarten Support Worker. We welcome them!


Doodle Poll for Interviews –A reminder to sign up for an interview time with your child’s teacher. They are looking forward to discussing your child’s progress with you.



Dates Ahead( highlighted is new)

Week of Nov 23 – Chapter’s Online Fundraiser! A week early!  / Theme Basket Donations due in this week

Mon Nov 23 – Coupons for Scott’s Nursery go home

Tues Nov 24–  School Picture Retakes / PSSC Meeting 6:30 pm on TEAMS

Coming Up

Tues Dec 1 –Report cards Issued

Wed Dec 2 – Sneak Peek of Silent Auction Items…

Thurs Dec 3–  Parent teacher interviews this evening – virtually  through phone calls and TEAMS meetings

Fri Dec 4–  No School Parent teacher interviews in the am / Professional Learning in the afternoon for staff

Mon Dec 7 and 8 –Recording of the Christmas Concert Songs  - students will need to be dressed in what is needed for this day

Week of Dec 14th– Bazaar Fun for Students Throughout the Week! ( see calendar)

Thurs Dec 17– Premier of  Virtual Creeker Christmas Concert  6:00 pm!

Fri Dec 18– Last Day of school before the holidays!


December 21 –  January 3– Christmas Holidays!

January 4 –First Day back to school​

Katherine Campbell


Garden Creek School

(O) 506 453-5409

(C) 506 259-0588



" Once a Creeker, Always a Creeker!"


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