Carolyn Bremner was the lucky winner of the Grade 5 Mount Carleton Easter Basket. The amount of $952.00 was raised for the year-end trip to Mount Carleton in June. A special thank you to all who supported this fundraiser.
A special meal will be served at our cafeteria this Wednesday, March 31st, in recognition of our rich Acadian Heritage in the Province of New Brunswick.Menu: Poutine (Fries, Gravy, Cheese), Poutine Rapee (Traditional Potato and Pork Dish), Chicken Fricot, Du Lait (Milk), Acadian Sticky Buns, Biscuit a la Melasse (Molasses Cookie) - Cost $4.75. This will be the only meal available at the cafeteria on this day.If you have any questions, please call Stacey at 624-9548.Important Note: All orders must be received at the cafeteria by noon on Tuesday, March 30th.
On Thursday March 11, 2010 join Canada in taking one big bite towards healthy living through healthy eating. The "Great Big Crunch" invites all communities to learn about healthy eating and local and global food systems while following the journey from the apple seed, to the harvest, to the market, to the core.
Croft will be supporting this initiative by providing free apples to all students on Thursday March 11th. Help support healthier children by promoting healthy eating habits each and every day.
Everyone is reminded that we have two dates scheduled for skating at the Civic Center this month.
Parents are welcome to join us when your child's class is at the rink. The dates we have booked are as follows:
Thursday March 11th 9:00 3 McKay, 3 LeGresley, 3/4 Rousselle
9:50 4 Hubbard-Brown, 4 Sheppard
10:50 5 Aubry, 5 Mitchell
Thursday March 25th 9:00 1 Brophy
9:50 1 Hare, 1 Russell
10:50 2 Dedam, 2 Matchett
Due to the Storm Day last Friday the Closing Ceremony for the Croft Winter Olympics will take place this Monday, March 8th, beginning at 10:30 am. Everyone is welcome to join us for this special event which will commence at the front of our school and conclude in the gymnasium!!!
URGENT REMINDER TO ALL GRADE 2 PARENTS!!
The last day to register your child for Grade 3 French Immersion for this September, is tomorrow, February 26th.
All interested parents must register at the School District # 16 Board Office, 78 Henderson Street, Miramichi (behind St. Michael’s Basilica).
Please note that the first form sent home on January 25th, regarding Gr. 3 Immersion, was a survey only. This was not a registration form!
It is also important to note that registrations will not be accepted after tomorrow’s deadline.
The Winter Olympics are fast approaching and Canada is getting ready. At Croft, two weeks of Olympic events are being planned to help celebrate the Vancouver 2010 Games.
The “Croft 2010 Olympics” will begin on February 12th with an Opening Ceremony at the front of our school. This will be followed by two weeks of sporting competitions and a Closing Ceremony on February 26th.
Croft Elementary students, parents and staff are very proud to report that a whopping $ 1,416.00 (one thousand four hundred and sixteen dollars) was raised in our recent Penny Drive for Haiti. A sincere thank you is extended to everyone who helped in this special initiative. For more pictures of the total monies raised by our school, please visit our image gallery.
A meeting is scheduled for all Gr. 5 parents to discuss the possibility of a three day camping trip to Mount Carleton Provincial Park in June. It is important to have all parents attend this meeting, as the success of such a huge undertaking hinges on a close parent and staff collaboration. The meeting is slated for Wednesday Feb. 3 beginning at 7:00 p.m. in Mme. Aubry's classroom.
We look forward to seeing you there.