News & Announcements
Have you received your Vesey’s Bulbs Fundraiser information. This fundraiser is brought to you by the Mitchell Woods Eco Club. The money raised will go towards the Eco Club greening project which includes: 2 sandboxes, 2 buddy benches, trees and mulch. Thank you for supporting the school greening initiatives.
The school Improvement Plan can be found on our website:
Our School – Resources
Thank you to Mme. Elford and Mlle. Dubelaar for initiating Mardi Gras and pancake breakfast. Thank you to the students and volunteers that supported the event! It was a big hit!
Student council will be running our second annual beach day for our live free campaign on Friday March 10th. We are living free of winter!!
It is a fundraiser so the following events will have a charge to participate and purchase items :
-a tuck shop with ice cream …
Food Around the World
March Break Camp
March 13-17, 8:00-4:00pm (extended care available)
$110/child includes swim day, field trip, special guest, afternoon snacks and Special Friday Camp Lunch
Call Amanda to register 519-826-9930
Today was the one hundredth day of school. The grade 1/2 class celebrated with balloons, ice cream sundaes and beautifully decorated capes. I got a special invitation signed by all members of the class to attend their celebration. Each student needed to bring in …
Basketball tournament was a success. Thank you coaches we couldn’t do it with them!!
Online Before and/or After School Survey re-opened until February 10th
The online Before & After School Survey has been reopened and will remain open for parents to complete until February 10th. This will allow us to capture the needs of parents who are registering up to the end of next week. We understand that some …
Dance -A-Thon is Tuesday February 14th
The dance is one of school council’s largest fundraiser.
Money raised from the fundraiser goes towards technology in the school.
Pledge forms due Monday February 13th
SKILLS UPGRADING (Adults)
Mondays and Wednesdays adults are able to come and upgrade their skills for school and work, and on Mondays adults who are working on credit courses, booklets or on-line work, can come and get individual support. This is great news for the neighbourhood as this was a …
Reminder that Wednesday Feb. 1st is Winter Walk to School day. Please help to reduce the number of vehicles in front of the school by dropping off your child 5 minutes away from school and letting them walk the rest of the way. An early morning walk awakens the mind for learning. On Wednesday, …
Pizza Order Forms for February to April are coming home soon.
Orders forms are due by January 26th
Payment can be made Online or by cash/cheque
No late orders will be accepted
ABC Life Literacy Canada encourages families to “Learn at play, every day.” Engaging in literacy activities as a family improves a child’s skills and also helps adults keep their skills sharp. Here are a few ideas to get your family started!
New Activities for 2017!
Keep active this winter! We are celebrating Winter Walk Day on Wednesday February 1st, 2017. Grab your mittens, hats and boots and be a part of this fun winter event!
To illustrate our school motto our announcement crew has been playing inspirational videos. Here is a video we showed on announcements. This one is particularly good for teaching the concept of resiliency!
On Thursday January 26th from 6:00 to 8:00pm come out to play a board game or race your remote control car!
Game Night will be held in the gym from 6:00 – 8:00pm there is no cost to join us!
Light refreshments will be …
In 2017, MLI have several international programs coming to our school board and are in need of host families.
Guelph – we are looking for host families to host a group of Japanese high school female students from March 2 – 7th. Please contact Nikki at 519-994-2656.
Thank you for your help!
Attention grade 7 & 8 Students and their Parents/Guardians
You Are Invited to
College Heights Secondary School
Wednesday January 18, 2016
Back to school January 9th. Newsletter is posted online for January!