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posted Nov 7, 2018, 12:44 PM by Joe Toth   [ updated Nov 7, 2018, 12:46 PM ]

JWH Weekly Update

November 5 - 9, 2018

Top volleyball teams from across the province will be attending the provincial cup tournament tonight and tomorrow. Congratulations to our girls volleyball team who have shown great team spirit and excellence in the game. Please click on the link below for the schedule of games if you want to cheer them on!

The second session of milk orders will be starting on December 3 and runs through until March 8, 2019. SchoolCashOnline is open for payment as of today. The deadline for placing your child’s milk order is Wednesday, November 21. Please ensure that your orders are in by the deadline since it takes time to compile them. Thank you!

Student Parliament would like to thank all our JWH families for their amazing generosity. The Fall Food Drive has been a huge success. Our amazing JWH community pulled together to collect approximately 1250 items for our annual Fall Food Drive!   Mrs. Ferreira's class (8-1) came in first place with a grand total of 176 items! Mrs. Ryatt and Miss Sulkowski's class (KF1) came in second with an amazing 124 items!  Way to go Jaguars! Thank you for your outstanding generosity!

On November 7, we will be sending home a Macmillan’s fundraising brochure just in time for holiday entertaining. All orders may be purchased on SchoolCashOnline. The FIRM deadline for orders is Wednesday, November 21,  in order to meet the December deadline for delivery. There will be no orders taken after November 21. If Thank you and happy entertaining!

The Oakville Fire Department giving a fire safety presentation to our kindergarten classes on Thursday, November 8. There will be an in class presentations and then students will be exploring a fire truck.

On Thursday, November 8, our grade 2 students will be heading to the Royal Botanical Gardens. The deadline for payment is Monday, November 5. Please pack a litterless lunch and check the weather on the day so that your child is dressed appropriately to spend most of the time outdoors.

A Remembrance Day celebration will be held at the school on Friday, November 9. The celebration will take place during period 3 which starts at 11:05. Parents and family members are welcome to attend. Poppies are currently in the office for a minimum donation of 25 cents.

Our grade 3 students have a field trip to Black Creek Pioneer Village on Wednesday, November 14. Again, the deadline for payment is Monday, November 5. This is also an outdoor trip and students will need to be dressed for the weather. Please also provide a litterless lunch.

A new PIZZA ordering period is now available on SchoolCashOnline. The next session runs from December 3 to February 4, 2019. The FIRM deadline for ordering pizza for the next session is Tuesday, November 27. The current session finishes on Monday, November 26.

Coming Up ……

November 7 - MacMillan’s campaign for Holiday Goodies starts / ends November 21

November 8 - Kindergarten Fire Safety Presentation with Oakville Fire Department

November 8 - Grade 2s to Royal Botanical Gardens

November 9 - Remembrance Day Celebration - Period 3, 11 AM

November 12 - School Council meeting 6:30 pm in staffroom - All are Welcome!

November 14 - Grade 3s to Black Creek Pioneer Village

November 14 - Oakville Trafalgar High School Grade 9 Info Session - 7 pm

November 19 - Report Cards go home

November 23 - PD Day - Student led conferences with parents & teachers