Sports Day Coming Up

SPORTS DAY THIS WEEK

Friday, June 10th will be Sports Day at Cambridge Elementary. Each student has been assigned a Sports Day Team Colour. If you are unsure of your child’s colour, please contact your child’s teacher.

WE ARE UNCERTAIN ABOUT THE WEATHER AT THIS POINT, BUT UNLESS THE RAIN IS SERIOUS, WE HOPE TO MOVE FORWARD WITH SPORTS DAY THIS FRIDAY. A decision will be made very early Friday morning and we will publish updates on our school website, blog, Twitter, and FaceBook account. If it is raining on June 10th, the rain out day will be on Monday, June 13th.

Students should dress in as much of their house colours as possible, and should dress appropriately for the weather and activities. They are encouraged to wear sports-themed clothing (team jersey, shorts, socks, hats). Students should wear running shoes, hats, and have sunscreen on. All students should have a water bottle labeled with their name.

IF YOUR CHILD WILL NOT BE ATTENDING SPORTS DAY, PLEASE LET THE OFFICE OR YOUR CHILD’S TEACHER KNOW, THIS WILL HELP WITH PLACING CHILDREN IN THEIR TEAMS.

Sports Day Schedule
8:33- Students to class for attendance and nametags (Kindergarten to Grade 7)
9:05– Classes to gym for warm up and team spirit building.
9:20-Students are led out to their starting stations, beginning with our K-4 group who follow their sign out to the stations.
9:30-10:20– Students in K-4 will rotate through the stations on the grass 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.

10:20-10:35– 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)
10:35-11:50-Rotations continue.
11:50-12:45– Lunch
12:45-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-Grade Group Sprints/Tug Of War/Grounds Clean up
2:00-Students return to their class. Parents, please ensure your child is accounted for back in their classroom before you take him/her for the day. Thank you
2:30-Dismissal

Our PAC also needs volunteers for the following:

  • 10 volunteers around 11:15 for hot lunch distribution
  • 4-5 volunteers to help cut the freezies in half
  • volunteers to run our concession stand

If you are able to help, please email the PAC at Cambridge.pac6115@gmail.com

OUR PAC WILL HOST A CONCESSION STAND FROM 9:00 AM -12:45 PM. THE STAND WILL BE OPEN TO PARENTS DURING THIS TIME. STUDENTS WILL HAVE ACCESS TO THE CONCESSION STAND ONLY BETWEN 11:50 AM AND 12:45 PM SINCE WE DO NOT WANT STUDENT LEAVING THEIR STATIONS DURING ROTATIONS.

Thank you in advance for your support and we look forward to seeing you (and your little ones) this Friday. Enjoy this look back to a year ago and Sports Day 2015!

One thought on “Sports Day Coming Up

  1. Tracy Reid says:

    We are doing well for the volunteers, however, if you have the time please let us know as we could use a few more hands. We have allocated only 1 hour time slots, allowing everyone to enjoy watching the kids having a great time as well! 😀
    cambridge.pac6115@gmail.com

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