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Chapter Adopt- a- School Sept 15 - Oct 8, 2018 Adopt- a- School Sept 15 - Oct 8, 2018 <p><span style="font-family:"calibri", sans-serif;color:black;"><img src="/PublishingImages/Lists/LocalNews/AllItems/indigo%20support%20a%20school.jpg" alt="indigo support a school.jpg" class="ms-rtePosition-4" style="margin:5px;width:261px;" /><br></span></p><p><span style="font-family:"calibri", sans-serif;color:black;">We have been adopted by chapters again this year as part of their Adopt a  School Program.  This is an online fundraising effort where anyone can go online to our profile page and make a donation.  Any donation translates to "books".  For every 2 "books donated ($10=1 book) chapters will donate an additional book.</span></p><p><span style="font-family:"calibri", sans-serif;color:black;">A no cost way to help our school is to write a "story".  This is where you write a post on a given topic.  This can help us earn additional "books".</span></p><p><span style="font-family:"calibri", sans-serif;color:black;">Last year we were able to raise almost $900 for our library!<br></span></p><p><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"calibri", sans-serif;color:black;"><a href=""></a></span><br><span style="font-family:"calibri", sans-serif;color:black;"></span></p>
Pizza Lunch Orders Available Online Lunch Orders Available Online<p>​Our Pizza Lunch Program is available online for purchase.  Paper copies of the food orders are available in the office. Our Pizza Program will run from October - December 2018.  The first pizza day is October 5th.   <br></p>
Gifted Screening Process Screening Process <p style="text-align:center;"><strong class="ms-rteFontSize-4"><span style="font-family:"calibri", sans-serif;color:black;">Gifted Screening Process</span></strong><span style="font-family:"calibri", sans-serif;color:black;"> <br></span></p><p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:"calibri", sans-serif;color:black;">Students who display an advanced degree of general intellectual ability require additional program support in order to reach their educational potential. This support may be through enhancing the curriculum, differentiated instruction and through providing program modifications. This type of programming is important to engage, motivate and challenge students who are identified as gifted in either the regular classroom or in gifted classroom placements.   <br></span></p><p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:"calibri", sans-serif;color:black;">Parents/guardians of a student who are in or above Grade 3, who wish to nominate their child for gifted screening are asked to contact Marlene Macklin (<a href=""></a>) before Thursday September 27th, 2018. <br></span></p><p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:"calibri", sans-serif;color:black;">If you require further information about the gifted screening process, please contact the school. <br></span></p>
Summer Information Information <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:"arial", sans-serif;">All SCDSB schools will be closed starting July 7<sup>th</sup> and will reopen on August 27, 2018. For information on registering your child for the 2018-2019 school year please visit the SCDSB website at </span><a href=""><span style="font-family:"arial", sans-serif;"></span></a><span style="font-family:"arial", sans-serif;"> and the “Registration” section for details on completing<span style="color:red;"> </span>an online application to register.  <span style="color:black;">For general inquiries over the summer months, please contact the SCDSB Education Centre at 705-728-7570. Please note, summer office hours at the Education Centre are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday to Thursday, starting the week of July 9. The Education Centre is located at 1170 Highway 26 in Midhurst</span></span></p>
Year End Assembly June 28,2018 End Assembly June 28,2018<p>​​Primary Assembly.  9:25 am</p><p>Junior/Intermediate Assembly 11:40 am</p>
Yearbooks available for sale available for sale <p>​​We have a few extra Yearbooks available for $23.00 each in the office.  </p>
Volunteer Tea June 21st Tea June 21st <p>​​​Thank you to our amazing volunteers.  Our school is a better place because of all you do. </p>
TRACK AND FIELD POSTPONED UNTIL JUNE 21 AND FIELD POSTPONED UNTIL JUNE 21<p>​​​Area Track and Field at Tosorontio has been postponed until Thursday June 21st<br></p>
Track and Field - Tues June 5th, 2018 and Field - Tues June 5th, 2018<p>​​The girls will do Field events in the morning and Track events in the afternoon.  The boys do Trak Events in the morning and Field events in the afternoon.</p><p>There will be water, pizza nd freezies availabnle for sale for Jr./Int. students pm;u/</p><p>Those students who are unable to participate due to health issues will spend the day in the workroom</p><p>Please remind your child to bring water, sunscreen and appropriate clothing for the day.</p><p>Raindate is Wednesday June 6th, 2018<br></p>
The Neema Children's Choir Neema Children's Choir <h1 align="center" style="text-align:center;"><span lang="EN-CA" style="font-size:20pt;">​On Thursday June 7<sup>th</sup> </span></h1><h1 align="center" style="text-align:center;"><span lang="EN-CA" style="font-size:20pt;">Ernest Cumberland Elementary School will be hosting<span>  </span></span></h1><h1 align="center" style="text-align:center;"><span lang="EN-CA" style="font-size:26pt;">The Neema Children’s Choir .</span></h1><p class="MsoNormal" align="center" style="text-align:center;"><span style="font-size:20pt;">The Neema Choir is made up of orphaned children from Ugaanda.<span>  </span>We are asking for a donation of $2.00 to help support these children.</span></p> <span style="font-size:20pt;font-family:"times new roman", serif;">Following their performance, they will have CD’s and jewellery for sale</span><p><br></p>