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October 23rd to 27th

Tuesday, October 24th: There will be a meeting for any parent of current 7 and 8 students who may be interested in traveling to Europe during Easter 2019. The meeting will be at St Paul’s this Tuesday, October 24th. If you would like further information or would like to attend but cannot, please email Mr. Hale at terryhale@nlesd.ca

Wednesday, October 25th @ 12:07: School Council Meeting

Thursday, October 26th 7:00-9:00: School Dance. Leadership Team will be hosting our first school dance of the year.    Tickets ($5) are on sale until Wednesday.

Friday, October 27th: Pajamarama fundraiser for Janeway: Students and families are encouraged to make a donation this event. Get into the spirit of Pajamarama, wear your PJ’s, and support a worthy cause.

Any parents or community members  interested in coaching a grade 7 boys basketball team at St. Paul’s please email Mr. Smith at paulsmith@nlesd.ca

October 19th and November 3rd school will be closed for students due to Teacher Professional Development.

Thanksgiving Food Drive for St. Paul’s Church Food Bank.

St. Paul’s Junior High is having a food drive of non-perishable food items tomorrow. The food bank at St. Paul’s church, which provides an important service to so many in our school community, is in desperate need of replenishment. We are hoping the students of St. Paul’s can make a difference to the current situation of the food bank, especially at this time of Thanksgiving.
Thank you for your continued support.

Week of October 2nd to 6th

Tuesday, October 3rd- There’s a parent information meeting  6:30 in the school library regarding the WeDay-Social Action/Cultural trip to Montreal & Ottawa, Nov 11-15. Priority will be given to members of the leadership team, but there is currently room for others who are interested.  Contact lisabudgell@nlesd.ca for more info.
Thursday, October 5th – is our annual Walk to Breakfast. Breakfast will be served to all our students and to facilitate our healthy living initiatives all students will walk the trails adjacent to the school. Please send in a donation to help support our school breakfast program.
Friday, October 6th – there is no school for students. Our staff will be taking part in the Professional Development day.

Grade Nine Parents

Any parent/guardian interested in sending their child to Boston and New York in May 2018 is reminded that the deposit is due next week.  Cheques can be made out to St. Paul’s Junior High and they can be submitted to Ms. Foote.
If you have any questions, please email Ms. Foote

Letter from the Chair of the Board of Trustees

Please click here to read a letter from the Chair of the Board of Trustees regarding the importance of student engagement and attendance in our schools. The Chair feels this is an important topic which should be discussed at homes and reinforced with all students.

Week of September 25th to 29th

Grade Nine Students please return your immunization forms as soon as possible.

There is a tryout for ShowChoir on Wednesday.

There is a Professional Development Day scheduled for our staff on October 6th. Students will not have school on that day.

All NLESD Intermediate Schools will be closed for students on Thursday, October 19th for District planning sessions.

 

Parents/Guardians

If you require your PowerSchool username and/or password please contact Mr. Drover rodenydrover@nlesd.ca

Thank-you to those who have volunteered for our breakfast program. We will be in touch.

Parents/Guardians who have expressed an interested in School Council will be contacted shortly regarding the procedure. Thank you for your interest.

We are looking for a rocking chair. If you have a new or slightly used rocking chair, or wish to donate to the purchase of one, please contact or email rodneydrover@nlesd.ca or lisabudgell@nlesd.ca

Ms. Budgell is processing all bus students requests and confirming eligibility. Pleae contact her if you have any concerns.

Week of September 18th – 22nd

Monday, September 18th  Breakfast Program Begins

September 18th, 19th, 20th Grade Nine Rotary Park Field trips

September 19th, 20th, and 21st Grade Eight Ferryland Field trips

September 20th and 21st Grade Seven Field trips to Brother Brennan Environmental Centre