The Anchor            

October 11th, 2019                  

                     School website:  http://www.k12.nf.ca/woodlandelem                         

School News

School Sports:

The after school program will be on Tuesday for our grade 4 & 5 students. The pick-up time is 3:30 p.m. Students MUST have rides prearranged in order to stay.

Thank You!!

-Thank you for your tremendous support once again this year with our vegetable hamper fundraiser. We raised $2480.60 which will assist us in purchasing new classroom furniture.

-Thank you to all who sent along donations for the Terry Fox Foundation. A total of $318.05 was raised!

-Thank you to our volunteers for preparing smoothies for our staff and students for our ‘Walk to Breakfast’. They were delicious! To date, we have collected a total of $1906.90, which includes donations from businesses. We are very grateful!

-Thank you to all our volunteers, cafeteria ladies and staff who helped make our turkey dinner a success!

Harvest Run:

Congratulations to all our Harvest Fest runners! Our students did a fantastic job running. We would like to acknowledge Ezri Loder for placing 1st in the Grade 3 Girls competition, Fayth Welsh for placing 1st in the Grade 4 Girls competition and Ava Ke for placing 2nd in the Grade 6 Girls competition! Way to go!!

Thanksgiving Holiday:

There will be NO school on Monday, due to the observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday.

Scholastic Fall Book Fair:

Our annual Fall book fair is scheduled to begin with Family Night on Monday, October 21st from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. It will remain open until Friday, October 25th at 12:00 p.m. All classes will have the opportunity to visit the book fair throughout the week.

Halloween Treats:

As in the past, students are not permitted to pass out Halloween treats to other students, due to allergies in our school.

Regional Close-Out:

There will be NO school for students on Oct. 28th for the Western Region of NLESD . All schools in our region will be closed on this date for staff professional learning.

Harbour Breeze News:

This week the winner of the ‘Free Meals’ contest is Jonathon Newhook in Grade One. To be eligible, students must have ordered lunch at least once during the week. Congratulations!

**Week 3 on your menu will begin on Tuesday.