Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority
Date: November 17, 2017
The Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority advises that the Weather Office is forecasting approximately 10 mm of rainfall for Friday overnight and another 20mm to 35mm Saturday.
The possibility for localized flooding in various low lying areas of the watershed exists due to this expected rainfall and saturated ... Continue reading "WATERSHED CONDITIONS STATEMENT FLOOD OUTLOOK"
Anti Bullying Week Kick Off
Anti bullying week is this coming week. We kicked this off with a special performance paid with fundraising money. IncrediBrent & Super Sarah performed their magic while stressing the importance of: having a positive self image, staying positive in the midst of negativity, and knowing the importance of overcoming self doubt. This interactive show was well received by ... Continue reading "Magician Anti Bullying Week Kick Off"
The grades 4, 5 and 6 classes enjoyed a wonderful day exploring Ste. Marie Among the Hurons – the buildings, culture, and more. This was a French Jesuit settlement in Wendake, the land of Wendat near modern day Midland, Ontario from 1639 to 1649. It was the first European settlement. Students watched a movie that explained the history. Students received a guided tour of the ... Continue reading "Junior Students Enjoy Ste. Marie Among Hurons Trip"
We will be gathering together for our Remembrance Day Service on Friday, November 10th at 10:45 a.m. All students and staff are asked to wear red and white in support of this day. All Girl Guides, Brownies and Scouts are invited to wear their uniforms to school tomorrow for our Remembrance Day service. ... Continue reading "Remembrance Day Service"
Soldiers wear uniforms to identify who they are, and to show
On November 6, the Grade 6 students had the honour of hosting Henry Agassi as their guest speaker. Mr Agassi shared his story of how he grew up in Nigeria with tough conditions and his journey as he immigrated to Canada. This helped to enrich our Social Studies unit on Heritage and Citizenship, in terms of how our identity is formed and shaped.
... Continue reading "Henry Agassi presented to grade 6 students"
This week the primary students participated in an interactive presentation put on by the Dairy Farmers of Ontario. Using milk as a learning vehicle, students gained further knowledge while developing skills that will help them become better decision makers when it comes to healthy eating. Through songs and games, the students learned how important milk is and how it assists their bodies in growth and ... Continue reading "Dairy Farmers of Ontario Visit Good Shepherd"