February is Fabulous at Harris Mill!
There are so many fun and exciting events going on at our school over the next month! Here’s a handy list of what’s coming up.
Mark your calendar or put this on the fridge to help you remember and stay on top of what’s happening!
Mon Jan 27 – Family Literacy Day https://abclifeliteracy.ca/family-literacy-day/
- Return your Family Literacy Day Bingo Challenge to the library for a chance to win a $25 Indigo gift card
- Dress up as your favourite character
Fri Jan 31 – PD Day – no school for students
Mon Feb 3 – School Council Meeting
- In the library, 7:00 – 8:30pm. Come find out more about what’s happening in our school!
Wed Feb 5th – Winter Walk to School Day https://www.outdoorplaycanada.ca/2020/01/07/winter-walk-day-2020/
- Bundle up and walk to school with family or friends
Thurs Feb 6 – National Sweater Day http://www.wwf.ca/events/sweater_day/
- Wear a warm sweater to school
- The thermostat will be turned down two degrees to promote energy saving
Thurs Feb 6 – Thurs Feb 13 – Candy Grams on Sale Second Break
- Brought to you by Harris Mill’s Student Spirit Squad
- Make a $2 donation in a friend’s name by sending them a candygram
- Money raised will go toward fundraising efforts for Australia
Fri Feb 14 – Candygrams delivered during second break
Fri Feb 14 -Red, White & Pink Day
- Dress in white, red and pink clothes and accessories
Fri Feb 14 – Sweet Treats Bake Sale
- Hosted by Mlle Loewen’s class to continue their fundraising for Australia
- Sweet treats will be available for purchase during the eating portion of the breaks. Prices range from $1- $3
Mon Feb 17 – Family Day, no school
Wed Jan 19 – “I Read Canadian Day” https://ireadcanadian.com/day/
- Wear PJs and read some great books by Canadian authors
- Student book swap
Fri Feb 21 – Dance-A-Thon!
- Students will all have the opportunity to spend one block of the day dancing in the gym to the great sounds and lights provided by awesome DJ Frances Turk
- Fabulously fun fundraiser to support our playground and technology in the school
- Fundraising sheets due back Wed Feb 19
- Prize donations welcome!
Wed Feb 26 – Pink Shirt Day https://www.pinkshirtday.ca/about
- Show kindness and wear a pink shirt to show you do not tolerate bullying
Remember you can always check the school website https://www.ugdsb.ca/harrismill/ or the UGConnect app to see what’s coming up!
Mark your calendar now for these March dates: council meeting Mar 2, Family Games Night Mar 4, Live Free Mar 6, March Break Mar 16-20