EF8A - Homeroom

The School Day: 8:00 AM to 2:30 PM
Your teachers this year are:

Mme Kathleen Grady-Thompson (Français, Histoire/Géographie, Santé, Arts visuels) kathleen.grady-thompson@ocdsb.ca
Mme Nadia Ahnou (Éducation physique, Art dramatique, Danse, Sciences) nadia.ahnou@ocdsb.ca
Mr. Brian Jones (Anglais) brian.jones@ocdsb.ca
Mr. Ian Campbell (Mathématiques) ian.campbell@ocdsb.ca
Ms. Nicky Laszlo (Musique) eniko.laszlo-joanis@ocdsb.ca
Mr. Patrick McGill (Design et Technologie) patrick.mcgill@ocdsb.ca



Grad clothing order forms went home. Students can order hoodies or t-shirts with the class of 2013 written on it (including student signatures). Order forms due DECEMBER 19th.






Here is your timetable for 2012-13

Here is the first letter home to parents:





Pizza Days are every Friday. Forms for DecemberPizza were sent home. (EXACT AMOUNTPLEASE WHEN PAYING FOR PIZZA - CHEQUE OR CASH. ALL PROCEEDS GO TO SUPPORTING VARIOUS PROGRAMMES AT FIELDING DRIVE PUBLIC SCHOOL)


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Pizza days!



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LOCKER CLEAN-OUT!
Every month, we schedule time for locker clean-outs. Here is the schedule:


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KEEP THE CLASSROOM CLEAN: Please help keep the classroom tidy and garbage free. Students take turns every month to help with this after Nutrition Break and Lunch.





sadface.jpgbody_spray.jpgcoughing.jpgNO BODY SPRAYS OR STRONG PERFUMES AND COLOGNES AT SCHOOL. THERE ARE STUDENTS AND STAFF WHO HAVE ALLERGIES AND SENSITIVITIES TO THESE PRODUCTS. AFTER GYM CLASS, USE A DEODORANT STICK.


The Character Education theme for February is...
Fairness
Think about what it means to you and how it applies every day! A certificate of recognition will be presented to students in the class who best demonstrate FAIRNESS throughout the month of February!
EF8A Character Education Wall of Fame

SEPTEMBER
Respect
OCTOBER
Empathy
NOVEMBER
Cooperation
DECEMBER
Responsibility
JANUARY
Acceptance
FEBRUARY
Fairness
MARCH
Perseverance
APRIL
Integrity
MAY
JUNE
Khalid
Jessica J.
Maddie
Samar
Liam





Alison
Morgan
Laila
James
Jessica M.







Please have SHOES for outdoors!!! ... and SHOES indoors! dirty_sneakers.jpgclean_shoe.jpg





Other events to look forward to in GRADE 8:

- Fun Day (Where many Grade 8 plan and run the activities... great opportunity to practice leadership skills while having fun!)- The Multicultural Food Fair (April)- Choosing courses for Grade 9- Grade 8 Orientation to Brookfield HS- Grade 8 Grad Trip- Grade 8 Graduation- Much more!