February 23rd, 2024 – Brant Avenue Family Weekly

Posted February 23, 2024

MakerSpaceHi Brant Avenue Familes,​​​​​​​

1) Important Dates:

  • Wednesday, February 28 – Pink Shirt Day
  • Friday, March 1st – Immunization Reporting Deadline
  • Friday, March 1st – last day to purchase tickets for Brant Avenue Day at the Guelph Storm (Sunday, March 17th)
  • Friday, March 1st – Live Free Day – donations open until February 29th on SchoolCash Online!

2) MakerSpace Donations:

Our maker space materials stash is running out! Please send in any of the following items to help us out:

  • Paper towel tubes/wrapping paper tubes/toilet paper tubes
  • Small or medium boxes of different shapes (not flattened) – toothpaste, soap, make up, cereal, crackers, tea boxes, etc.
  • Clean, clear plastic containers (the kind you get fruit or applesauce in) or yogurt type cups
  • Small gift bags
  • Stickers, yarn, extra holiday materials etc (the kids will literally create with anything!)

Thank you for keeping the Learning Commons in mind as you recycle or purge!

3) Spirit Week:

Brant Avenue PS is having a Spirit Week from March 4-8, including a Dance-A-Thon! Pledges are open on SchoolCash Online. Here are the Spirit Days:

  • Monday, March 4 is Show What You Love Day: Wear something that connects to you! It might be a jersey or your favourite team’s colours, something from a special hobby or vacation, or an outfit that makes you happy!
  • Tuesday, March 5 is Head & Shoulder Day: Wear your favourite hat, a cool hair clip, or your favourite scarf or necklace!
  • Wednesday, March 6 is Comfy Cozy Day: Wear what makes you feel comfy and cozy: a special sweater, some toasty pjs, or a touque and a scarf!
  • Thursday, March 7 is Sparkle & Shine Day: Sparkle your way through the day with glitter or sequins, or show your inner shine by wearing a favourite outfit that makes you feel amazing!
  • Friday, March 8 is Brant Bear Day: Wear your Brant gear or something that’s blue to show your Brant Bear Spirit!

Have a great weekend,

Ms. Jones


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