Croft will be participating in Operation Christmas Child. Students will be sending shoeboxes to needy children in developing contries. Any donations can be placed in the lobby – objects or money - this week.Items to be donated can include: personal hygeine objects (brush, comb, toothbrush, soap, hair accessories etc), school supplies (picture books, pencils, pens, erasers, crayons etc), and toys/gifts (small stuffed animals, hard candy, tshirts, socks etc). Cash donations are also accepted to pay to send our shoeboxes and purchase missing items.
Croft Elementary Home & School, along with the Croft Drama Club, will present their second annual "Spooktacular" on October 28th and 29th in their Forest Classroom. The rain date for the event is October 30th.
For more information, you can visit the Croft website, while there, check out the promotional video - IF YOU DARE! Happy Halloween...
Soccer 2011Croft 1 and Croft 2 faced off in a classic battle for Soccer Supremacy on Wednesday Oct. 19th. Both teams went undefeated during regular season play and the outcome of the Gold Medal Match Up was by no means a foregone conclusion. Croft 1 took the lead in the first half scoring two unanswered goals, however, Croft 2 rallied and tied the game up in the second half.
Thursday is Crazy Hat Day! Bring $1.00 or more and wear your crazy hat all day long. All money raised will go towards “Portrait of Honour” and our Canadian Fallen Troops. (http://www.portraitsofhonour.ca/)
The food bank has been given over 1000 food donations! WAY TO GO! Winning classes in K-2 were: 2 Dedam, 1 Hare and K Dickson. 3-5 class winners were: 5 Robichaud, 4 Matchett and 5 Green. Classes have each won a pumpkin for their classroom, and 2 Dedam & 5 Robichaud won a pizza party. Congratulations!
Croft’s Food Bank Challenge has kicked off! Send non-perishable donations into Croft. Classes are competing to bring in the largest number of items per student!! The top three classes in K-2 and 3-5 will win a pumpkin to carve for their class AND the top class from K-2 and 3-5 will win a pizza party for their class. Send in your items now!!