Up-comming Events at ESM- Mark your Calendars!!!

Tuesday, May 24th-  Grade 1-6 Fieldtrip to the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia-  Chaperones have been contacted;  The bus leaves ESM at 9:20 am and returns at 1:45 pm.  Please bring snacks, a packed lunch and bottled water.  Dress in layers for the weather of the day.

Friday, May 26th-  Grades Primary to Four-  Field-trip to Shubenacadie Wildlife Park-  Chaperones have been contacted.  The bus leaves ESM at 8:30 am and returns at 1:45 pm.  Please bring snacks, a packed lunch and bottled water.  Dress in layers for the weather of the day.

Friday, May 26th-  Grade 5/6 students-  11th Annual Captain Nichola Goddard Peace Conference at ESM!

Pictures from 2016 Peace Conference (1)

Video of the 2016 Peace Conference

 

FUNDRAISERS:

Our Grade 5/6 students are raising funds for an Captain Nichola Goddard Foundation-  “Light Up Papua New Guinea”;  This organization purchases and installs solar lights in maternity hospitals so women do not have to give birth and/or receive treatment in the dark.  In May and June students are able to donate $1.00 to wear their PJ’s on Monday’s or a hat on Friday’s.

Wednesday, May 31st-  Leadership Assembly and DUCT TAPE MS. CASEY TO THE WALL!  $1.00 donation gets a strip of duct tape to tape Ms. Casey up!  :-)  The fun begins at 1:00 pm;  All the money donated will go to the Captain Nichola Goddard Foundation.

 

Transition Meetings:

Thursday, June 1st-  Grade 6 students will be going to FBJH for an orientation tour

Wednesday, June 14th- 9:00-10:30 am  Primary Orientation and Parent Meeting for our next year’s new primaries!

 

Field-trips in June:

Monday, June 19th-  Primary to Grade 5 trip to Ross Farms-  all students will be dismissed at the 2:25 pm bell!  Please pack a lunch and snacks; dress for the weather

Wednesday, June 21st to June 22nd –  Grade 6 Students head to Bayside Camp

 

Last week of School:

Tuesday, June 27th- Grade 6 Closing at 10:30 am with a reception for families and Grade 6 students after the ceremony

Wednesday, June 28th-  Volunteer Luncheon and Assembly-  12:15-1:45 pm

Thursday, June 29th-  Assessment & Evaluation Day-  No school for Students

Friday, June 30th-  Last Day of School (Dismissal time is still to be determined)

 

Goddard peace conference Video and photos

A video of the 10th Annual Captain Nichola Goddard Peace Conference was put together by Kelli Connors, HRSB Communication Officer.  This video with a short write up will be in the Superintendent’s June Update.  You can access this video here:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9–odgOzbOI

 

 

The Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia attended the closing ceremony of our peace conference. Here is the link to the photos that were taken by the photographer: http://bit.ly/1UBn7tH