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: 


  • 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


  • 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)


  • 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)


  • 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 if you have any questions, concerns or information to share.

Have a joyful week!

Mrs. Kelly ūüôā