october 2012 newsletter by 2xuH469


									                            Our Lady of Fatima
                                                    October 2012
Welcome Father Eric:          A warm           SCHOOL HOURS                         TERRY FOX:
welcome is sent to Father Eric                                                      “One Dream: A World
Pannicke who has become a wonderful        8:40--Classes begin                      Without Cancer” Our Lady of
part of our school community. Father       10:20 – 11:00 Nutrition Break One        Fatima students participated
Eric will be celebrating Mass with our     12:40- - 1:20 Nutrition Break Two        in the National School Day
                                           3:00 - Dismissal                         Terry Fox Run which was
students every 3 weeks and will be
visiting us and supporting our learning           PARENT NIGHT                      held      on        Thursday,
                                                                                    September                27th.
about the Mass during the other weeks.            AND BOOK FAIR                     Congratulations      to    the
Appreciation is extended to all of our
                                                                                    school for raising $203.65
families     who      supported     our                   And BBQ
Thanksgiving Food Drive which has              On Tuesday, September 25th, our
been organized by student council.             Open House was well attended.        SAFE ARRIVAL
                                               The barbeque and corn was a          When your child is absent or
                                               delicious great hit and many         late please notify the office by
  CATHOLIC     SCHOOL                          books and spirit wear were           calling the safe arrival line and
  COUNCILIS SELECTED!                          purchased at our Book Fair.          leave us a message. The
                                               Thank you to all of the parents      number is (705) 482-7233.
        September 17th was our first
                                               who joined us in making              Thank you for your support in
        meeting of council. A big
                                               September’s meet and greet a         making this program run
        thank you to those who                 great success. Thank you to all of   smoothly. Your child’s safety is
        attended. Our new council is           the volunteer parents and staff      our main concern.
        as follows: Mrs. Mckay                 who made all areas of the evening
            Mrs. Pace                          run very smoothly.                   SCHOOL
            Mr. TignanellI
            Mrs. LaferrierE                                                         FUNDRAISER:
            Mrs. Wardell                   ***********************                  This month we will be holding
                                                                                    our annual school walk-a-thon
        We are still looking for more HEALTY SNACKS AND                             which will be our major school
        members and our next meeting          HEALTHY LUNCHES                       fundraiser. All funds raised
        will take place on Monday, We are supporting the theme of                   are used for benefit of all the
        October 29th at 6:00 pm.           healthy snacks and healthy lunches       students in the school. All
                                           Our Lady of Fatima. We ask that          students     are     asked    to
          ALLERGY ALERT you do not allow your child to bring                        participate in the fundraiser by
                                           “junk food” to school for snacks or      gathering donations for their
        A special thank you to all of the lunch. Veggie sticks and fresh fruit,     walk. Ballots will be given to
        parents, students and staff of Our crackers and cheese are awesome          students as they gather and
        Lady      of    Fatima      School                                          bring in their sponsor dollars.
                                           alternatives. Our pizza and milk         One ballot for every 5$. Prizes
        community for your support in
        making our school “PEANUT program are successfully underway.                for the children will include an
        AND NUT FREE”. We have                                                      Ipod Shuffle, Movie Passes for
        students who are seriously             CROSS-COUNTRY                        Galaxy Cinema and a pizza
        affected by these allergies.                                                lunch for the class that brings
        Supporting these students by not
                                               RUNNING                              in the most donations. Our
                                               Cross-country running was a great    walk-a-thon will take place on
        sending in peanut products shows
                                               success this year. A big thank       Tuesday, October 23
        the caring attitude that we so
                                               you to Mrs. White and Mr.            11:00 am.
        much appreciate.
                                               Michaud and Mrs. Laferriere for      GREAT BIG CRUNCH!
                                               their time and talents coaching.
                                                                                    Our     Lady    of   Fatima
                                               Congratulations to all of the
                                               students for their perseverance      students celebrated fall and
                                               and efforts on the trail.            healthy eating in a special
                                                                                    way on Friday. Thank you
                                                                                    to the Health Unit and
                                                                                    Student Nutrition Program
                                                                                    for our apples.

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