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DUE TO THE WEATHER FORCAST FOR TUESDAY, OUR SCHOOL PICNIC WILL BE HELD ON THURSDAY 11:30 - 1PM. SHOULD IT RAIN, WE WILL HOLD IT INSIDE.
The last day of classes is Friday, June 23rd. Students will be dimissed at 11:30am. Report cards will not go home with students before this date. If your child will be absent from school on Friday, June 23rd, please send in a self-addressed stamped brown envelope so we can mail the report to you. The school office will be open until June 30th if you wish to pick it up the following week.
If you are planning to move over the summer, please contact the school with details if you have not already done so. Enjoy the summer!
Please find attached the information regarding our School Picnic on Tuesday, June 20th with a weather date of Thursday, June 22nd. You can choose to pre-order hotdogs and water on the attached form which needs to be returned to the school by Friday, June 16th or bring your own picnic lunch from home.Priestman Street School bbq (003).pdf
Late last week we heard that Priestman Street was one of 30 schools across Canada chosen for an Indigo Love of Reading Foundation literacy grant! Over the next 3 years we will be receiving $80,000
to go toward literacy at our school. We heard the news via telephone on Thursday and to help us celebrate staff of our local Chapters store were on hand to present us with a giant cheque! We look forward to partnering with them over the next 3 years. To learn more about the Love of Reading Foundation check out their website HERE
Wow, last calendar of the year! It is hard to believe how fast this school year went. Please find attached the June calendar. Be sure to open both documents as field trip and event notices are listed on what is the back of the calendar that was sent home with students.June 2017.pdfJune Calendar events 2017.pdf
Our school will be hosting the last Book Fair for this school year between Tuesday, May 30th and Thursday, June 1st. Pick up some summer reading. This book fair is buy one book and get another of equal or lesser value free! The hours will be as follows:
Tuesday, May 30th - 8am - 3pm
Wednesday, May 31st - 8am - 12noon
Thursday, June 1st - 8am - 3pm.
Thank you to our wonderful parent volunteers who make this sale possible.
Friends of Priestman Street School are hosting a Family Fun Night at Kingswood. Students will be bringing home the information on Tuesday, May 2nd, but it is also posted below. A Bowl-a-Thon will be held for any students interested. We would like to raise funds toward the purchase of 8 more spin bikes-then every class would have one! Please register by Wednesday, May 10th.
This is a reminder from Mr. Roach that Jump Rope For Heart collection envelopes are due back to the school no later than Thursday, May 4th. These envelopes are to be returned to homeroom teachers. Thank you.
Please find attached our hot lunch forms for May. All orders are due in immediately after announcments on Friday, April 21st. Milk Money, $8.50 is also due that day.
Hot lunch orders for each restaurant - Pizza Delight and Pita Pit and the Milk Order need to be in separate envelopes or Ziploc bags maked with student name and class. Thank you.
Hot Lunch forms for May.pdf
During the week of April 24th - 27th, our students will be participating in the Fredericton Music Festival. All performances will take place at the Tom Morrison Theatre at Fredericton High School. Admission is $2/adult. Please make the necessary arrangements to arrive on time for your child's performance. Audience members will not be allowed to enter or exit the auditorium during performances and adjudicaitons. Food and drinks are not permitted in the theatre. Please pay attention to parking zones at the high school. Parking is not permitted on the grass or in fire lanes.
Monday, April 24th:
9am - Grade 1
9:20am - Grade 2
9:35am - Grade 3 English
10:30am - Girls Choir
11:30am - 5 Caissie
Tuesday, April 25th
9am - 4 & 5 English classes
9:15am - Boys Choir
Wednesday, April 26th
9am - 4 & 5 French Immersion classes
9:20am - 3 French Immersion classes
10:45am - School Choir
Thursday, April 27th
9am - Kindergarten