Memo for Garden Creek Parents and Guardians
coming week is Safe Schools Week. We already successfully performed our school
evacuation last week, so this coming week, we will be working on other drills
such as the lockdown, blocked exit drill, playground emergency drill and bus
safety. (Attachment sent in our previous
memo). We are also attaching information related to bus safety.
Bus Safety.pdf Bus Safety.1.pdf
Math Contests –
Congratulations to our students who participated in the international monthly
Math contest. Our students did well, especially one student who scored in the
top 4% IN THE WORLD! Way to grow, Creekers!
Picture Order deadline – October 22nd is Harvey’s
deadline for your orders to be in for school pictures. If you need a retake,
it will be on Wednesday November 13.
Hot lunch deadline
– The deadline to order Great Canadian Bagel for hot lunch is this Wednesday
October 23. Weekly orders should be
done separately. There are 4 separate
entries in the school cash for this.
Eradicate Polio! - Tuesday is our last day to accept
donations for our Pinkies for Polio campaign All
profits go to the vaccines that will be used in third world countries to help
stop the spread of Polio. Help us stamp out polio in 2019! We will
be having an assembly this Tuesday at 11:00 AM.
Movie Night at the Creek next Friday!
– Next Friday, October 25th is Movie Night at the Creek. Come and
see Toy Story 4! Doors open at 6:15 and movie starts at 6:30. Students are
encouraged to bring their own water bottles and something to sit on.
CREEKERS CHANGE THE WORLD TRICK OR EAT! Starting
mid week, we will be accepting food donations for the Community Kitchen.
We will be sending more information around what we will be asking of specific
classes. This has always been a wonderful way for students to contribute to the
wellness of those in our greater Fredericton community and also demonstrates Global
CHRISTMAS BAZAAR – The event of the year at the Creek will take place
on November 23rd from 11:00-1:00 but we need your help to bring the
plans alive. Please see the attachments
to learn about how you can help. Hard
copies will be sent home on Monday.
Bazaar Info-2019.JPG Bazaar Calendar-2019.JPG
Dates to Remember (
highlighted is new from last week)
OF OCTOBER 21 – SAFE SCHOOLS WEEK! ( see attachment)
Oct. 21 – Bus Evacuation and Safety Drill (takes place at the school)
Oct 22 – School Lockdown Drill/ Assembly for Pinkies for Polio 11:00 AM/ hot lunch
/ PSSC meeting 6:30 pm / order deadline for school pictures
Oct 23 – Take Me Outside Day! / Ks to Country Pumpkin ( 8:30 – 10:00) / deadline to order new round of
Tuesday hot lunch
Oct 24 – Blocked Exit Fire Drill / hot lunch
Oct 25 – Playground Drill/ Creeker
Movie Night! Toy Story 4! 6:15 doors open 6:30 movie starts!
Dates Ahead :
Oct 28 – Girls’ Coding Club after school
Oct 30 – Trick or Eat food donations ends
Oct 31 – ART RICHARD HALLOWEEN Performance 10:30 AM
Nov 1 - Grade 2 FI to Greener Village 9:00 am / Deadline of Acorn Artwork
(details to come)
Nov 4 4D to Ducks Unlimited 8:30 – 10:30
Nov 7 – Remembrance Day Ceremony 10:30 AM
Nov 8 – NO SCHOOL – PL DAY for Teachers / Doodle Poll for Parents to
sign up for conferences goes live
Nov 11 – Remembrance Day – NO SCHOOL
Wed Nov 13 – Retakes for school
Nov 14 – National Jersey Day!
Nov 18 – Coding Club for Girls after school
Nov 19 – Report Cards Issued
Nov 21 – Parent Teacher Conferences this evening
Nov 22 – NO School – Parent Teacher conferences in the morning /
Professional Learning in the afternoon
Nov 23 – Creeker Christmas Bazaar! Details to come!
Dec. 3 – Chapter’s Night (more to come but basically come out to Chapter’s to
buy books and support our school!)
Dec. 17 – Garden Creek Christmas Concert 9:00 AM and 12:00 PM
Dec. 19 – Storm date for Christmas concert / Last day for milk
Fri Dec 20 - Last day before holidays!
Once a Creeker, Always a Creeker!