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Gator Bites: Week of October 2nd, 2017

posted Oct 1, 2017, 2:18 PM by David Willoughby ‎[Staff]‎   [ updated Oct 1, 2017, 8:15 PM ]

Good Evening Gators!,

**Please be sure to read to the bottom of each Gator Bites to find important attachments!!

We hope everyone had a great week. Please find below some information and dates for the upcoming week.

Meet the Teacher Night: Please join us on Wednesday Oct 4th, 2017 at 6:00pm to meet our amazing Staff here at Sam Sherratt!

The school and classrooms will open at 6:00pm and Teachers will be available to meet parents until approx. 7:30pm; with the exception of our Grade 8 teachers, who will be running an information session at 7:00pm.

Grade 8 Ottawa Trip

Grade 8 Teachers and Parents are invited to join us in the Mall area for a grade 8 Ottawa trip information session from 7:00pm until approx. 8:00pm, on Oct 4th, during our Meet the Teacher night.

My Life On-Line: On Wednesday Oct 4th, 2017 we have an exciting presentation being offered to our students in grades 6-8. This is part of our school plan to educate our students on having a safe on-line profile, helping our students to make good choices while using social media.

Upcoming Parent Council: On Monday, Oct 2nd, 2017 at 6:30 pm, we will have our Parent Council Nomination evening, where parents will be invited to vote and decide on all of the positions for our parent council for the upcoming school year.

Please note: you must be in attendance to both vote and accept a position on our parent council. We look forward to seeing you on Monday!

In Partnership,

Maggie Parker

Bita Watts

and the Staff of Sam Sherratt

(Read on for important messages from The Staff)


Attention Grade 3-6 parents

On Tuesday October 17th from 9-12am we will have Author Michael Wade visiting our school for a book talk about his series "Then it Happened". He will have signed copies of the book that day for $5 each or $40 for the set (1-13) cash or cheque will be accepted.

Parents are also welcome to come and listen in the Learning Commons.


REMINDER: You need your Halton student number(from yellow sheet sent out back in June) in order to sign up for school cash. If you have misplaced that form please contact the office and we will provide you with the number. Thanks for paying online. .


IMPORTANT DATES: Full calendar available on our website

Oct 2nd - School Council meeting 6:30pm

Oct 4th - Meet the Teacher Night 6:00pm

Oct 4th - Grade 8 Ottawa trip Information session 7:00pm

Oct 4th - International Walk to School Day

Oct 4th - My Life Online presentation Grades 6 -8

Oct 6th - PD Day - NO SCHOOL

Oct 9th - Happy Thanksgiving - Enjoy time with your family and friends

Oct 17th - Author Visit Gr’s 3-6

Oct 19th - Photo Day

Nov 3rd - Gr 7 Hep B & HPV

David Willoughby [Staff],
Oct 1, 2017, 2:18 PM