Monday, December 10, 2018

Good morning Central!  

The Greater Victoria School District wishes to recognize and acknowledge the Esquimalt and Songhees Nations on whose traditional territories we live, we learn and we do our work.  

Happy birthday to  Finn


Talent Show auditions for Grade sixes ONLY will be today at lunch recess in M Barwin’s room. Grade 8s will be on Wednesday and Grade 7s on Thursday.

No hot chocolate sales tomorrow but there will be hot chocolate Wednesday morning!

Write for Rights is today in the library! Division 4 is excited to welcome classes that have signed up to write letters in support of human rights. If you are interested in writing a letter to a human rights defender, please come to the library at recess today. The library will be closed at recess today unless you are writing a letter.

It’s that time of year again, we are preparing for the December Pancake breakfast!

Each division is asked to design and make a winter holiday themed tablecloth. Please use the rolls of coloured paper in the copy room to create your masterpieces. If you require additional supplies or space to complete your tablecloth please see Ms. MacGregor in the art room. The Pancake breakfast is December 21st, let’s all help to make if fun and festive!

Any last auditions for being a host on the announcements, please come to Mr. Welby’s room at lunch recess.  


Volleyball: This is the first where all the players will be in action and trying out for the various teams.  Reminder that to be placed on a team, you need to have your registration form handed in.

Schedule for the week ( very similar until mid-January)

Boys 8   today 3:00 – 4:30

Girls 6 & 7 Tuesday  3:00 – 4:30

All Boys and Girls 7 & 8  Wednesday 3:00 – 5:00 special clinic with guest coaches

Boys 6 & 7  Thursday 3:00 – 4:30

Boys 8  Friday 3:00 -4:30

Lunch time  Volleyball for Grade 7 & 8  Monday and Tuesday and for Grade 6 Wednesday.


Reminder to grade 7 and 8 band students that this morning at nutrition break is the final opportunity to complete your playing tests!

Practice cards need to be submitted by nutrition break today at the very latest!

CWE important rehearsal on Wednesday! Bring a Santa hat and pancake repellent.

Oso Negro Coffee order deadline is tomorrow!


All students who were invited to learn more about the New Roots program, please come and get your pizza lunch in the art room right at the lunch bell.  This is your one chance to hear about the program and get your registration form. See you soon!

There will be no card club in Ms. Singh’s room at lunch today.