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Weekly Update: Oct. 1-5, 2018
Published on Sep 30, 2018 18:08


I hope all of you enjoyed the long weekend.  

Thanks to all of our families who came out to our OPEN HOUSE on Thursday night.  It's a great way to start our school year and to meet everyone.  If you were unable to attend, please be sure to get in contact with your child's teacher to arrange a time to meet.  Establishing a relationship early on in the year will ensure continued success for your child.  Thanks to the many wonderful parent volunteers who were able to generously give their time to help with many aspects of our Open House.  It truly takes a village, and we are blessed at The Good Shepherd!

Monday is Orange Shirt day!

It’s a special day to remind everyone - all students - that they matter!

Orange shirt Day started 5 years ago (2013) in a school in British Columbia and continues to expand in schools across Canada.  

It’s a story shared by Phyllis Wastad who is now a grandmother.  As a child she went to residential school. They were different from our schools today.  On her first day, her new orange t-shirt was taken from her and never returned. It made her feel sad - and like she didn’t matter.   

Here's a look at what's happening at the school this week:

Monday, October 1, 2018

  • Orange Shirt day 

  • If you have not picked up your chocolate, please call the school to arrange a time

Tuesday, October 2, 2018


Wednesday, October 3, 2018


Thursday, October 4, 2018

  • Mass @ GSH @ 9:30am


Friday, October 5, 2016

  • Swim to Survive Gr. 3- 1-2:30pm