Seawood School Family Fun Day On Sunday, June 13 by ulm13840


									Be Safe              Be Respectful                              Be Responsible                  Be Kind

              Please note school will be closed on the following dates:

             Wednesday, May 5th – No School for Kindergarten Students ONLY
                             Thursday, May 6th – Annual General Meeting                No School
                               Friday, May 7th – Subject Council Day                   for all Students
                                   Monday, May 24th – Victoria Day

          Congratulations to the students whose names were drawn for the Sunshine Award
          for April and to the many students who were nominated for the award.

                  Kg     Alex McIvor                    Gr 3    Devin Connelly
                  Gr 1   Scott Peacock
                  Gr ½   Laura Cummings                 Gr 4    Lisa Magee
                  Gr 2   Sammy DeLucry                  Gr 5    Dominique Gray

           Seawood School Family Fun Day: On Sunday, June 13th 1:00 – 4:00 we will be hosting
          a fun day at Seawood. Tickets can be purchased in advance at the school for $10.00 per
          family. Your ticket will include participation in all activities listed below, hot dogs and

          Events planned will be as follows:
                 Performance by Zany Lane, barbecue, face painting, bouncy castle, bubbles,
                 sidewalk chalk, jelly bean guess and more.

                  The Safety Fair – The Saint John Police Force.
                  Meet Sparky the Fire Dog, tour The Safety House and a fire truck.
                  Visit with paramedics from Ambulance New Brunswick & tour an ambulance.

           We are in need of volunteers                  to help with this event to make it a success.
          If you would be available please contact Erica Lane at 672-7428. Any amount of time
          would be greatly appreciated.

          BIGGER THAN LIFE:- The grade 5 students have been invited to attend the drama
          production of “Bigger Than Life” at Beaconsfield School on Wednesday, May 12th from
          10:00 – 11:00. Please be sure your permission slip is returned to the school by May 10th.

          Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada
          During the month of May each class will be collecting pennies for Leukemia patients.
          All proceeds will be donated to The Pennies for Patients Program. If you would like to
          make a donation please send it into school with your child. For more information you
          can go to their web site at

          Jump Rope for Heart & Stroke: - The Heart and Stroke Foundation believes that
          every child has the right to grow up healthy and you can help make this vision a reality.
          Established in 1981, Jump Rope for Heart is a nationwide success that delivers fun and
          fitness to more than 4,000 schools and 600,000 students each year while raising millions
          of dollars for heart disease and stroke research, health education, and social change.
          In addition to raising funds for the Heart and Stroke Foundation, Jump Rope for Heart
          motivates kids to establish healthy lifestyle habits today to promote a healthier, longer
          life. Students at Seawood School will participate in Jump Rope for Heart & Stroke on
          May 27th. Pledge sheets will be sent home with the students early in May.
        Donated Books: We want to send a huge thank you to everyone who donated
       gently used books for our classroom libraries. The students are really enjoying all
       the books that they can choose from.

       Beauty & the Beast: - Our Drama Club students will perform Beauty & the Beast
       on Tuesday, June 1st at 6:30 – 7:30 at Beaconsfield Middle School. Tickets can be
       purchased in advance at Seawood School or at the door. $3.00 for an adult $2.00
       for a child. Preschool children are free. Doors will not open until 6:15 in order
       for the cast members to prepare for their performance. Drama Club students are
       asked to be at Beaconsfield by 5:30. There will also be a rehearsal on Monday,
       May 31st at 6:00 for cast members only at Beaconsfield. Parents are not permitted
       to attend this rehearsal as it causes distractions during the rehearsal. We
       appreciate your cooperation.

 Seawood 7th Annual Spring Yard/Bake Sale:
A yard/bake sale will be held in the school gym on Saturday, May 15 from 8:00 AM to
1:00 PM. Donated items can be dropped off to the school gym the week of May 3rd. If
you have household items, sporting goods, clothes, books, music, toys, plants, etc
anything would be greatly appreciated. Any items not sold will be donated to charity.
Don’t forget we also need baked items. They are always very popular, so get baking.

We will be in need of volunteers again this year to help sort the items to be ready for the
sale as well as volunteers to help with the sale on the 15th. If you would be able to help
out it would be greatly appreciated. Any amount of time would be helpful. Please return
the slip below by Monday, May 10th if you are able to volunteer. Thank you.

Please tell everyone you know to stop by Seawood School on the 15th for great deals.

Members of the Saint John Astronomy Club will have a display of telescopes and
free literature at our yard sale. They will also have telescopes set up for safe solar (sun)
viewing (weather permitting). They will have a telescope clinic at their display and
invite anyone who owns a telescope and would like to learn how to use it, or if it needs
repairs (lens cleaning, general repairs etc.) to bring their telescope along for a free
telescope tune-up tutorial. There will also be an evening session on May 15th from 8:30 –
11:00 PM in the back parking lot of the school for viewing through various telescopes
(weather permitting). For more information about S.J.A.C. contact Adrien Bordage 639-
5715 or


Please fill in when you would be available to volunteer for our yard sale.

I will be able to volunteer at the following time:

Thursday, May 13th set up/sort & price______________ time day/evening
Friday, May 14th set up/sort & price _______________ time day/evening
Saturday, May 15th – Sale Day 7:30 – 1:30 or your time _______________

Name: ____________________________________ phone: ____________

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