Grade 5

Week of December 12 – 16, 2022

Hello Grade Five Families!

This Sunday we celebrate the third Sunday of Advent – the week of joy and rejoicing! I hope that this is a week of true joy for everyone as we get closer to Christmas.

Please have a look at our ClassDojo for some updates from last week. There will be more updates coming this week so please be sure to check-in to the ClassDojo class story at the end of the week.

We have a very busy week coming up so please read the following information carefully: 

Monday

  • any missing costumes for the Christmas Concert and donations for BlanketBC must be brought in by your child when they arrive in the morning
  • there is no PE today
  • Yummy Pasta hot lunch for those who ordered ~ please send in cutlery with your child

Tuesday ~ Christmas Concert Day

  • students arrive at the regular time in the morning wearing their school uniform
  • the afternoon performance begins at 1:00pm in the gym
  • Grade 5 students will wear their costume clothes home at the end of the day (3:00pm)
  • students return to school by 6:10pm wearing the same costume clothes that they wore home
  • after the evening performance, please pick-up your child from the classroom
  • please read Mrs. Moorehead’s email (sent December 8) for more information and details about Tuesday

Wednesday

  • last day to send in a treat for the class gift exchange (please read my email from December 3 for details)
  • PE class ~ PE strip needed
  • we will have our last buddy activity before Christmas today so if your child is bringing a Christmas gift for their buddy, please send it today (this is completely optional and the Grade 5s have already made a card for their buddy)

Thursday

  • please join us for our last school Mass of 2022 beginning at 9:15am in the Church
  • please send in an extra “fun” snack for your child to eat when the students watch a Christmas movie in the afternoon (they will not be sharing these snacks)

Friday

  • this is a non-uniform day and students may wear red and green clothes as well as “ugly Christmas sweaters”
  • please join us for the Assembly at 9:15am
  • dismissal is at 12:00pm today

Thank-you for your cooperation and support for all that is going on during this very busy time of the school year. Please email me at nkelly@stpaulschool.ca if you have any questions, concerns or information to share.

Have a joyful week!

Mrs. Kelly ūüôā