MAY 9, 2018
Neilburg Composite School Newsletter
May 9 High School Dinner Theatre – see below for info.
May 15 Tentative date for plant orders to arrive
May 17 Gr. 7-12 track meet in Maidstone *NOTE DATE CORRECTION
May 21 Victoria Day – no classes
May 23 Gr. 7-12 Division track meet in Meadow Lake
May 24 Local track meet
May 28 Alternate date for local track meet
June 1 Student of the Month assembly
June 5 Tri-meet in Lashburn
June 6 Alternate tri-meet date
June 22-27 High School exam week
June 28 Admin. Day – no classes
June 29 Students pick up report cards in AM
A huge thank you to the K-9 classes for doing town clean up last week. Thank you to the Co-op for donating juice and to the Credit Union for the treats!
LOCAL TRACK MEET – May 24th
Our local track and field day (Thursday, May 24th) is fast approaching and in order to make this day a success we need at least 1 volunteer for each class. Grade 7-12 will run their events in the morning and Elementary will go in the afternoon K-6 students will have an early lunch at 11:30 and then will meet at 12:00 in the gym for instructions and start promptly at 12:15. Parents should call the office if they can help out. There will be a booth on that day in the Home Ec. Room and hot dogs for sale at 11:30. Other snacks for sale will be freezies, candy bags, chips, juice, water, ice cream sandwiches and other regular booth items. There is also a good selection of drinks and snacks in the vending machine.
Please make sure your child is wearing appropriate clothing for the weather and appropriate footwear for running races. Other items that your child might need are a hat, sunscreen, bug spray, a blanket and a water bottle.
On Tuesday, June 5th, the grade 4,5 and 6 students will be competing in the Tri-meet hosted by Lashburn. They will compete against students from Lashburn and Maidstone.
All bus parents should have received a bus transportation form that needs to be filled out and returned to the school by May 15th in order for the bussing department to make sure all their information is up to date.
Caution! Caution! Due to severe allergies among the students at NCS, the school requires that everyone avoid bringing any items with nut products, eggs that are not baked into an item or animals to the school. Our students' health depends on your cooperation. Thank you.
Grade 5/6 Badminton Schedule for April 24 – May 10, 2018 - Ms. Chammartin
May 3rd @ Lashburn
May 10th @ Marshall (Final Tournament)
Drivers: Robin Flicek / Tannis Chibri / Ms. Chammartin
Drama 10 & 30 Performance Mrs. K.G.
The Senior high students will be performing The Groom has Cold Feet at their Wild West Dinner Theatre Wednesday, May 9. Tickets are $15 & include burgers, salads, dessert & fixings plus a ticket to performance. The supper goes from 5 -6:45 pm. The play starts at 7 pm.
If you are not able to attend supper, there will be seating for only the performance at a cost of $5
It's time to butt out!
Did you know about 4.5 trillion cigarettes are littered each year, worldwide? These filters are not biodegradable and can take up to 10 years to break down in the environment.
Did you know cigarette filters are made of cellulose acetate, the same plastic fibers used in sunglasses frames?
Did you know 32% of storm drain litter is cigarette butts? These butts then enter our waterways and often get eaten by various animals who mistake them for food.
Now that you know, be part of the solution.
MARCIE PIANO RECITAL
Marcie will be holding her piano recital on June 3 at 7:00 pm in the Neilburg Composite School gym.
Friday Night Youth for May 11 - 7pm - 10pm at Wade and Charmaine's, rides from the church leaving at 6:45pm...photo scavenger hunt, volleyball and other outdoor games!!
2016-2017 Yearbooks are IN!
Yearbooks sell for $25.00.
Thank you to Karrie Blackbeard for all her hard work on this yearbook!
If you need to complete your collection with previous years, 2015-16 yearbooks are on sale for $20.00, 2014-15 for $15.00 and older ones are a steal of a deal at $5.00 each.
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