Students and staff were treated to a morning of french culture through song, thanks to local musician, Matthew Arsenault. Matthew's performance included a power point depicting local acadian musicians and a background on each of the songs he sang. The students really enjoyed the upbeat tempo and it was a great cultural event!
Congratulations to Keala Augustine who is this years' winner of the Rexton Lions Club Peace Poster contest. Keala won $50 and her submission is headed to PEI to be judged at the next level. Thanks to the Lions Club for the opportunity to take part and to Leanne Mitton presenting on behalf of the club.
Parents and guardians are invited to complete an online survey on child care in New Brunswick as part of the public consultation being conducted by the Child Care Sector Task Force.
The survey is available at : www.gnb.ca/engageNB
The survey will remain online until Nov. 2. It represents a chance for New Brunswickers to tell the taskforce what kind of child care they are looking for, what options they have found, what works and what does not work in the current system.
Students at EWG will be taking part in the Terry Fox walk this Friday during activity period. Sponsor sheets were given out last week and a minimum $5 donation is required to take part. Our goal is to raise $900! Please help support this great cause and remember our Canadian hero!
Student volunteers going to the Rexton Lions Nursing Home have a few leftover recipe books for sale. Cost is $10 and all money goes towards craft supplies for the program. They can be purchased at EWG from Mrs. Lawson or by contacting Cheryl Warman at 785-6670.
The Anchor in Richibucto (the old EWG Middle School) is holding a course on Thursday, Oct. 8th from 8:30-4:30. The cost is $40 and you can pay that morning. To pre-register call 523-7872. You must be 12yrs of age or turning 12 this fall. Bring a doll or small stuffed toy, lunch, snacks and a drink.
EWG is hosting their annual meet the teacher event on Wednesday, Sept. 30th @6:30pm! This is a great opportunity to meet your child's teacher, ask questions and for those who have never been in our community school, take a little tour and see all of our wonderful facilities! Everyone is welcome, bring your child along!Also, it is picture day that morning, please remember to have returned your signed media release forms!
Grade 6 students only will begin school on Tuesday, September 8th. This is a day to meet your teachers and get acquainted with your new school surroundings! Lunch will be served for free in the cafeteria (spaghetti) but if you do not like that choice you are to bring your own bagged lunch. A microwave is also available if you need to heat something up! Welcome and enjoy your day!