First of all I want to remind all you of that this week is a deadline for early enrollment. Please re-enroll at the office by April 30th .
This Week’s Test
Tuesday April 29th — Math test
Wednesday April 30th – Phonics test
Thursday May 1st — Spelling test List # 22
Tuesday April 29th — Math test
Wednesday April 30th — Phonics test
Thursday May 1st — Spelling test List # 24
I am excited to announce that Grade 1&2 will be taking a field trip to the Moncton Zoo on May 14th! The grade 10 class will be joining us on this trip. Each grade one and two student will be paired up with a grade 10 student to explore the zoo. More information will follow in the next week.
Upcoming School Events:
Saturday May 3rd — 2nd Annual Family Fun Run. This year’s Family Fun Run will take place on Saturday, May 3, 2014 from 10:30 am – 12:00 noon. Late registration will be from 9:30 – 10:00 at the school. Warm up will be at 10:15 – 10:30. All participants are encouraged to be at the school no later than 10:00. We will be using the same route and format as last year’s run. We ask that all students under 12 years to be accompanied by a parent. Families are encouraged again this year to bring their family friendly pet.
Before May 2nd, the cost will be $15.00 per individual and $ 35.00 per family. After May 2nd the cost will increase by 10.00 each. This cost will include a Family Fun Run water bottle for each individual participant or two bottles max per family. Water and snacks will also be provided.
Funds generated will be used to purchase an outdoor shooting apparatus that will be placed in the elementary playground.
Check out the event page on Facebook for more information as well as copies of the registration and pledge forms. https://www.facebook.com/events/240478746158353/
Wednesday May 7th — Hyundai and Subaru test drive. Check out the Facebook event page. https://www.facebook.com/events/1467558653457141/
We’re excited to announce that on Wednesday May 7th, we’re teaming up with our neighbours on the Action Corner, Experience Hyundai and Subaru of Charlottetown, for a test drive event in support of Grace Christian School – PEI! You’re invited to join us on the grounds of Grace Christian at 50 Kirkdale Road in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island to test drive that Hyundai or Subaru you’ve had your eye on, while at the same time helping to support the personal and academic growth of the students at Grace Christian School. For each test drive, the good folks at Experience Hyundai & Subaru of Charlottetown will make a $20 contribution towards the school’s new infrastructure and IT fund-raising efforts!
Saturday May 30th — 3rd Annual Grace Christian School Golf Challenge.
Grace Christian School is holding its 3rd Annual Fundraising Golf Challenge on Saturday, May 31st, at the Clyde River Golf and Country Club, 384 Clyde River Road, Clyde River, PE.
Last year’s event involved 88 golfers and a dozen volunteers, and raised $12,800 for our school!
The proceeds from our golf challenge will be used to support our student programs, improve our facilities, provide for our growing music program and allow us to implement new, innovative technology in our classrooms.
Get ready to register your team!
Check out the Facebook event page for more information. https://www.facebook.com/events/1480377095513828/
I will leave you with a few shots from the last couple of weeks in grade one and two. Before Easter we invited the kindergarten class over to have lunch and watch a short video on the meaning of Easter. The last few photos are from last week’s learning centers.