June 19th

 

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SPORTS DAY – MONDAY, JUNE 19TH

sports-dayMonday, June 19th will be Sports Day at Cambridge Elementary. Each student has been assigned a Sports Day Team Colour (Red, Blue, Black, White) Our theme this year is Canada 150 and our colour teams have an animal of importance from First Nations culture- Red Thunderbirds, Blue Herons, Black Orcas and White Spirit Bears.

Students should dress in as much of their house colours as possible, and should dress appropriately for the weather and activities. Students should wear running shoes, hats, and have sunscreen on. All students should have a water bottle labeled with their name.-


Sports Day Schedule

8:33– Students to class for attendance and name tags (Kindergarten to Grade 7)

8:50– Classes called to gym for team spirit building headed by Ms. Vogstad & Ms. Sharda

9:20-Students will then be led out to their starting stations, beginning with our primary group who follow their sign out to the stations.

9:30-12:00– Students in K-4 will rotate through the stations on the far (West) side of the field. Feel free to follow your child through the station rotations. Please do not take your child anywhere without informing the supervising teacher. Thank you. Students in Grades 5-7 will rotate through their activities on the grass & gravel fields, the sport courts and the gym.

10:30-10:45– All students will break at the same time at the station they are presently competing at (freezies will be given to the students at this time).

12:00-12:55– Lunch- you can eat with your children in their classrooms or have a picnic outside (please make sure all garbage is cleaned up).

12:55-Students return to class for afternoon attendance

1:00-Classes proceed to meeting place for afternoon activities. Students will sit in their House Teams.

1:00-Preschool Race        Tug Of War/Parachute    Grounds Clean up

2:00-Students return to their class for clean up

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IMPORTANT

TIME TO COME HOME – A CALL FOR ALL JERSEYS

IMG_20170612_104106As our school year draws closer to an end, we would appreciate all families looking around their homes and in dressers for any Cambridge Jerseys. If you find either of the jerseys shown, please return them to the office. Thank you.


LOST & FOUND ITEMS – PLEASE TAKE A LOOK ON SPORTS DAY

lostandfound01_fullMany items from our LOST & FOUND have been picked up but there are still jackets, shirts, shorts, pants, gloves, hats, and water bottles to be claimed. All items will be on display outside of the primary common area tomorrow during Sports Day for one final day. See if you can spot anything that belongs to your family in the following video.


Cambridge Elementary Calendar – 2017/2018

Our school calendar for 2017/18 with all of the important dates can be seen below and here in PDF (Dates to Remember 2017_18).

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PAC NEWS

• Monday, June 19 is Sports Day and the PAC will have a concession stand set up selling juice, pop, chips, ring pops, and candy bags. Just a reminder that the Pizza Hut Hot Lunch scheduled for last Friday, will be delivered for tomorrow’s Sports Day.

Your PAC Exec team (Jaime, Allyson, Taryn)

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PARENT/GUARDIAN APPRECIATION TEA

Last Tuesday, we held our annual Parent/Guardian Appreciation Tea and welcomed over 100 guests who have volunteered their time in one way or another throughout the year. Sheryl Turner, our librarian, coordinated the decorating of the gym with student work in a Canadiana theme to highlight Canada’s 150th birthday. Darlene Lourenco, our music teacher, worked with a number of classes to create Canadian inspired presentations, and Shelagh Lim provided her technical expertise to add visual elements on three screens. Many other staff helped behind the scenes to create an afternoon of entertainment and an opportunity to show our gratitude for all the work parents/guardians do to make Cambridge a special place of learning. If you were not able to attend, the following movie highlights the afternoon presentations.

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IMAGES FROM THE WEEK

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CALENDAR  – IMPORTANT DATES FOR 2017
JUNE
19 – Sports Day
23 – Grade 7 Celebration – 9:00 a.m.

28 – Year End assembly & Gr.7 band concert
29 – Last day of classes
29 – Student Learning Communications summary sent home
29 – Early dismissal @ 1:30 p.m.
30 – Administration Day – Classes not in session for students