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Week at a Glance Feb 18-21

Hello MAS Families!  It has been a great week at MAS. I would like to Thank all those that reached out and showed the staff how much they are appreciated. I am grateful not only this week, but each and every day for the wonderful staff here at MAS that I work with and that work with your children.


No School- Reminder Monday, February 17th is NB Family Day! There is no school that day.

Pink Shirt Day- Thank you to all the families that purchased Pink shirts. They will be arriving here at school on February 24th.  

Sunshine Program-  Every Friday! Students in grades k-5 are invited to be dropped off between 7:20-7:30am (Students will NOT be allowed to attend if arriving after 7:30am). Students will enter front doors and go directly to classroom and put on indoor sneakers, then head down to gymnasium.

Breakfast Program- Breakfast on Tuesday, Feb 18 cereal and smoothies.

Family Literacy Night- Save the date! Wednesday, February 19th at 6:00pm we will be hosting a family literacy night here at MAS for parents and students. We will be having a guest speaker share with parents ways to engage your child with reading at home and strategies how to help those that are struggling. There will be book giveaways, book taking from our discarded library books, bookmark making for students, and the Nasis Public Library here to sign up for library cards. We will also be sharing some fun ideas of how we incorporate books into curriculum areas and ways to practice literacy learning at home.

Bunch a Munch Week- March 24-28 we will celebrate one of our favourite Canadian authors: Robert Munsch!

Monday, February 24: Smelly Socks

Wear your favourite (fresh smelling) silly socks!

Tuesday, February 25: Put Me in A Book

Dress up as your favourite book character!

Wednesday, February 26: Stephanie’s ponytail

Wear your pink shirt and stand up to bullying while embracing your craziest hair style!

Thursday, February 27: So Much Snow!

We will be heading to Odell Park for a morning of snow shoeing and sliding. We will have our lunch and hot chocolate at the lodge. Tots N Taters will be delivered to the lodge. Hopefully it won’t be

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Friday, February 28: Pyjama Day!

Hop out of bed and put on a fresh pair of PJs!

This Week:

Monday, February  17– Happy Family Day! No School.

Tuesday, February 18- Tots N Taters hot lunch. 100th Day of School.

Wednesday, February 19- Family Literacy Night! 6:00pm. Hot lunch Order forms due.

Thursday, February 20- Tots N Taters hot lunch.

Friday, February 21- Sunshine Program. Papa John’s Pizza.

Upcoming Dates:

February 24-28- Bunch of Munch Week- Winter Fun week activities - Robert Munsch Book themes

February 26- Pink Shirt Day. Home and School and PSSC Meeting.

February 27- O’Dell Park/Lodge- sliding and snow shoeing.

March 28- LHHS Clubs

March 2-6- March Break

March 17- Skating at Willie O’Ree

If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Cynthia Burnett
BA, BEd, MEd
McAdam Avenue School
Anglophone School District West
f a child can't learn the way you teach, then teach in a way so that the child can learn. ~ Unknown.


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