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Week at a Glance- February 10 to February 14

Week at a Glance- February 10 to February 14
Posted on 02/09/2020
Week at a Glance

Hello Centennial Comets!

School Council Meeting- Monday, February 10
Our school council meeting that was scheduled for Monday, February 10 has been postponed.  Our next school council meeting is scheduled for Monday, March 2.

Literacy Week
This week, we will celebrate Literacy Week.  It is a great opportunity for students to participate in various activities that promote a love for books and reading.

Monday, February 10
Each class will decorate their doors with book cover templates that depict every student's favorite book.
Thursday, February 13
Students will participate in a school-wide book exchange, where they will be able to share their love and passion for a previously enjoyed book.  Students are encouraged to bring in a previously loved book that they are willing to exchange for another book.
Students are also encouraged to dress up as their favourite storybook character or to wear clothing that has words on it. 
Friday, February 14
Students will decorate a heart with a book that they have recently fallen in love with.  Hearts will be displayed in the front hallway. 
There will also be several daily activities that students can participate in.  We are looking forward to celebrating some of our favourite books and our passion for reading.

Scholastic Book Fair
We will be hosting the Scholastic Book Fair in our library this week and next week.  Students will have the opportunity to view books with their classes this Thursday and Friday.  Next week, students will have the opportunity to visit the book fair and purchase books.  If you send in money, for your child to purchase a book, we ask that you send it in a labeled envelope or labeled Ziploc bag.  We will also be offering time, after school, where students and parents can attend the book fair to purchase books.  We will share the date and time in next week’s Week at a Glance. 

LDSB Labour Updates
The school is closed to all students Tuesday, February 11 and Wednesday, February 12, due to the planned provincial strike by members of the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario.  
For more information regarding LDSB Labour Updates please visit the LDSB website at: https://limestone.on.ca/ .

Week Ahead
Month of February
Black History Month
Tuesday, February 11
ETFO planned strike day
Wednesday, February 12
ETFO planned strike day
Thursday, February 13
Bring in a book to exchange at our Centennial book exchange
Dress up as your favourite storybook character or wear clothing with words on them
Scholastic Book Fair viewing
Friday, February 14
Scholastic Book Fair viewing

Upcoming Dates
Monday, February 17
Family Day- No school
Thursday, February 20
Indigenous Family Network Night
Monday, February 24
JK, SK and Gr. 2 Dental Screening
Wednesday, February 26
Pink Shirt Day
Monday, March 2
School council meeting at 6:00
Wednesday, March 4
Grade 3s at Swim to Survive
Wednesday, March 11
Grade 3s at Swim to Survive
Week of March 16 to March 20
March Break
Wednesday, March 25
Grade 3s at Swim to Survive
Thursday, March 26
School Council Family Fun Night 6:00 to 8:00
Tuesday, March 31
National Indigenous Peoples Languages Day