Posted by: belfastcons | March 27, 2017

Announcements: Mar. 27, 2017

Good morning!  It is Monday, March 27th and it is day 4 in our cycle.  Mr. MacPhail will not be in today.  We would like to welcome Marcia Peters, Kenneth Nicolle, Ryan Nicholson and  Jody MacKinnon who are here today.  We would also like to welcome Zack Gallison who is doing his practice teaching with us.

In our lunchroom we are selling chicken burgers.  We have no milk today.

Athletic schedule for the week – with all activities ending at 3:45 p.m.  Tuesday – badminton grades 7 – 9, Wednesday wrestling grades 5 -9, Thursday – badminton grades 4-6 and Friday – badminton grades 7-9.

Public Schools Branch – Board of Directors Meeting – Monday, April 3rd – 7:30 p.m. Bluefield High School.  The decisions on the recommendations contained in the Category II Change Study Reports will be announced.  

Quote for the day – “Happiness can be found even in the darkest of times if one only remembers to turn on the light.”

Vernon River Basketball Program

This is an 8 week spring program to help students develop the fundamental skills for the sport of basketball. Practices will focus on learning fundamental skills such as dribbling, shooting and passing. Students will also participate in scrimmages to help with understanding the rules of the game.

Grades: students currently in grades 3 to 6

When: Saturdays, April 8 to June 3 (No practice April 15)

Time: 9:30am to 10:30am

Where: Vernon River School Gym

Cost: $25.00 each student (a basketball is included)

Equipment: Sneakers!

Please contact Colleen MacPherson to register @ cgjmacpherson@hotmail.com. Please register by April 1st in order to determine number of coaches needed.

Hope you have a great day!

 

Posted by: belfastcons | March 17, 2017

Announcements: March 17, 2017

Good morning!  It is Friday, March 17th and it is day 3 in our cycle.  Happy St. Patrick’s Day!  We would like to welcome Marcia Peters, Molly Bell, Jody MacKinnon and Patricia Hewitt who are here today.

In our lunchroom we are selling chicken fingers.

Badminton today for grades 7 to 9 until 3:45 p.m. Skate today for grades Grades 5-9 from 9:00 to 10:15 and K to 4 from 10:15 to 11:30.

We would like to wish a very happy birthday over the holidays to Thaddeus Rooney, Seth Scott, Chris MacRae and Haven McCormack.

Quote for the day – “Happiness is a direction, not a place!”

We hope everyone has a great March Break!

Posted by: belfastcons | March 16, 2017

Announcements: March 16, 2017

Good morning!  It is Thursday, March 16th and it is day 2 in our cycle.  We would like to welcome Kenneth Nicolle, Jan Mingrone, and Molly Bell who are here today.

In our lunchroom we are selling nachos and cheese.  Tomorrow is chicken fingers.

Badminton today for grades 4-6 until 3:45 p.m. Badminton tomorrow for grades 7 – 9 until 3:45 p.m.

Skate tomorrow for grades 6 to 9 from 9 to 10:15 and grades K to 5 from 10:15 to 11:30.

Tomorrow is St. Patrick’s Day!  Don’t forget to wear green.

Quote for the day – “When writing the story of your life, don’t let someone else hold the pen.”

Vernon River Basketball Program

This is an 8 week spring program to help students develop the fundamental skills for the sport of basketball. Practices will focus on learning fundamental skills such as dribbling, shooting and passing. Students will also participate in scrimmages to help with understanding the rules of the game.

Grades: students currently in grades 3 to 6

When: Saturdays, April 8 to June 3 (No practice April 15)

Time: 9:30am to 10:30am

Where: Vernon River School Gym

Cost: $25.00 each student (a basketball is included)

Equipment: Sneakers!

Please contact Colleen MacPherson to register @ cgjmacpherson@hotmail.com. Please register by April 1st in order to determine number of coaches needed.

Have a great day!

 

Posted by: belfastcons | March 15, 2017

Announcements: March 15,2017

Good morning!  It is Wednesday, March 15th and it is day 1 in our cycle.  We would like to welcome Jan Mingrone, Colleen Norris and Molly Bell.

In our lunchroom we are selling Famous Peppers pizza.  Tomorrow we will be selling nachos and cheese.

Wrestling today after school for grades 5-9 until 3:45.

Badminton tomorrow after school for grades 4 to 6 and Friday for grades 7-9.

Quote for the day – “Sometimes the smallest step in the right direction ends up being the biggest step of your life.  Tiptoe is you must, but take a step.”

Vernon River Basketball Program

This is an 8 week spring program to help students develop the fundamental skills for the sport of basketball. Practices will focus on learning fundamental skills such as dribbling, shooting and passing. Students will also participate in scrimmages to help with understanding the rules of the game.

Grades: students currently in grades 3 to 6

When: Saturdays, April 8 to June 3 (No practice April 15)

Time: 9:30am to 10:30am

Where: Vernon River School Gym

Cost: $25.00 each student (a basketball is included)

Equipment: Sneakers!

Please contact Colleen MacPherson to register @ cgjmacpherson@hotmail.com. Please register by April 1st in order to determine number of coaches needed.

 

Have a great day!

Posted by: belfastcons | March 14, 2017

Announcements: Mar. 14, 2017

Good morning!  It is Tuesday, March 14th and it is day 6 in our cycle.  We would like to welcome Mrs. Norris, Mrs. DeSousa, and Mrs. Mingrone who are here today.

In our lunchroom we are selling chicken wraps and grilled cheese.  Tomorrow is Famous Peppers pizza.

Badminton today for grades 7-9 until 3:45.  Tomorrow there will be wrestling for grades 5-9.

Michael Pendergast , a well know Island musician, will be performing today at 1:45 to our Core French students in grades 4 to 6.

Quote of the day – “If we all do one random act of kindness daily, we just might set the world in the right direction.”

Enjoy the sunshine!

 

 

Posted by: belfastcons | March 13, 2017

Announcements: March 13,2017

Good morning!  It is Monday, March 13th and it is day 5 in our cycle.  We would like to welcome Kenneth Nicolle and Jody MacKinnon who are here today.

In our lunchroom we are selling chicken burgers and tomorrow will be chicken wraps and grilled cheese.  There is no chocolate milk today.

Congratulations to last week’s Bulldog Pup of the Week – Winter Leal!

Congratulations to last week’s Bulldog of the Week – Berry Genge!

Athletics this week – all activities run until 3:45 p.m. Tuesday, badminton grades 7-9, Wednesday, wrestling grades 5-9, Thursday, badminton grades 4-6, and Friday, badminton grades 7-9.

Congratulations to the following grade 9 students who participated in the Duke of Edinburgh program.  They were real troupers walking 40 km. over the course of the week-end in that bitter cold weather.  Berry Genge, Shalynn Gamble, Jillian Panton-MacDonald, Jack Munro, Thaddeus Rooney and Grade 10 student Taylor Stewart.

Quote for the day – “Help someone, not for the reward, but for the sake of changing a life.”

Have a great day!

 

 

 

 

Posted by: belfastcons | March 9, 2017

Announcements: March 9, 2017

Good morning!  It is Thursday, March 9th and it is day 4 in our cycle.  Mr. MacPhail, our school counselor is here today.  We would like to welcome Jody MacKinnon who is in for the morning.

In our lunchroom we are selling nachos and cheese.  There is no chocolate milk today.  We would like to thank Margaret Langill, Barry Shephard, and Lacey White for making smoothies for the school this morning.  Compliments of our Breakfast Club supported with huge thanks to the Montague Rotary Club.

Badminton today after school for grades 4/5/6 until 3:45.

Next week’s schedule – all practices go until 3:45  – Tuesday, badminton grades 7/8/9; Wednesday wrestling for grades 5 to 9, Thursday badminton grades 4/5/6 and Friday badminton for grades 7/8/9.

Parent-teacher interviews this evening and tomorrow morning.

We would like to wish a very happy birthday tomorrow to Jaxon Acton.

Quote for the day – “Enjoy the little things in life…for one day you will look back and realize they were the big things.”

Hope you have a great day!

 

 

 

Posted by: belfastcons | March 8, 2017

Announcements: March 8, 2017

Good morning!  It is Wednesday, March 8th and it is day 3 in our cycle.

In our lunchroom today we are selling Famous Peppers pizza.  Tomorrow it will be nachos and cheese.

Wrestling today after school until 3:45.  Badminton Thursday after school for grades 4/5/6 until 3:45.

In March we celebrate Dr. Seuss’birthday.  So Hop on Pop, grab some Green Eggs and Ham and find out all the places you will go in the library.

Happy International Women’s Day!

We would like to wish a very happy birthday to Mr. Cameron and our faithful Grade 1/2 volunteer Arlene Buell.

Quote for the day – “Life is like a camera.  Focus on what’s important, capture the good times, develop from the negatives….and if it goes wrong, just take another shot!”

Have a great day!

Posted by: belfastcons | March 7, 2017

Board of Directors Meeting Postponed

The PSB Board of Directors Meeting scheduled for Monday, March 13, 2017 at Kensington Intermediate Senior High School has been cancelled.
The next meeting of the Board of Directors will be announced at a later date.
Posted by: belfastcons | March 7, 2017

Announcements: March 7, 2017

Good morning!  It is Tuesday, March 7th and it is day 2 in our cycle.  We would like to welcome Jody MacKinnon who is in for the morning.

In our lunchroom we are selling chicken wraps and grilled cheese.  Tomorrow will be Famous Peppers pizza.

Badminton today for grades 7/8/9 until 3:45.  Wrestling tomorrow until 3:45.  Badminton on Thursday for grades 4/5/6 until 3:45 p.m.

Newsletters going home today.

Quote of the day – “Making one person smile can change the world – maybe not the whole world, but their world.”

Enjoy this beautiful, sunny day!

 

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