Archive for February, 2016

Monday, February 29, 2016

Posted on: February 29th, 2016 by Audrey Allan
  • Busy week for Colonel Athletics
    On Friday the AA Girls Basketball defeated Ecole Francois Buote 39 – 28 and will play today at 4 vs. Bluefield at Charlottetown Rural
    The AA boys have a lunch time practice today to prepare for their second playoff game vs. Bluefield tonight at Colonel Gray at 530
    The AAA Boys and Girls start their Playoffs on Wed at UPEI Girls play at 200 and the Boys at 400. We hope to see everyone come out and support our Colonels.
  • UPEI is hosting a math camp the last weekend of April for students in grade 10 or 11 who are interested in math or computer science.  For more information, see Mr. MacDonald in room 141.
  • Key Club meets today at lunch in room 140, new members are welcome!
  • Cafeteria specials today are Chicken fingers & fries, 3 cheese pizza & fries $5.10 or Baked pasta bowl $3.50.

Teachers, today is a supervision day 5.

Tourism and Culinary Presentations

Posted on: February 25th, 2016 by Rob MacAdam
A big thank you to Chef Aaron from  Delta Hotels and Laura Bevan from TAIPEI who presented to tourism and hospitality students.

Thursday, February 25, 2016

Posted on: February 25th, 2016 by Audrey Allan
  • AA Boys defeated Montague 75-49 and advance to the AA provincials, AA Girls play Ecole Francois Buote on Friday at 545,  Sunday Badminton Club at 930 am.
  • Participants of the 24 hour famine are invited to the Art room for pizza at lunch time.
  • Cafeteria specials today are Meatball bowl with rice$3.50, Bacon cheeseburger & wedges $5.10 or Meatlovers pizza & wedges $5.10

Teachers, today is a duty day 3.

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Posted on: February 24th, 2016 by Audrey Allan
  • Any students interested in playing badminton can get some court time starting this Sunday from 9:30-11:30 until March break after which we will choose our team.
  • A fresh batch of cupcakes are on sale today at lunch in the main lobby. All proceeds to the PEI Humane Society.
  • Strive Meeting today at 11:45 in room 139.  Please bring your completed job fair forms.
  • Cafeteria specials today are Chicken fingers & fries, 3 cheese pizza & fries or pulled pork on a bun with rice $5.10

Teachers, today is a duty day 2.

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Posted on: February 23rd, 2016 by Audrey Allan
  • A reminder for grade 10 and 11 students who signed up for the math contests, they will be written tomorrow morning at 9:00 in the cafeteria.  If you have any questions, see Mr. MacDonald in room 141.
  • Any students interested in playing badminton can get some court time starting this Sunday from 9:30-11:30 until March break after which we will choose our team.
  • Reminder to grad students, today is the last day for grad photos please see Mr. Dempsey in the Library.
  • Cafeteria specials today are Chicken Alfredo $5.10, Chicken Club Wrap $5 or Grilled cheese & soup $4.50.

Teacher, today is a supervision day 1.

Wellness Presentation

Posted on: February 22nd, 2016 by Rob MacAdam
Birchwood Intermediate will be hosting a Wellness Presentation on Tues Feb 23 from 6:30-8:30. This presentation will focus on anxiety, coping skills and healthy relationship building for teens. The PEI Home and School Federation have partnered with Tripe P Parenting, PEI Women’s Network and Holland College School of Nursing to create a dynamic, hands-on 2 hr workshop.
This presentation will be offered to all parents of the Colonel Gray Family of schools.

Monday, February 22, 2016

Posted on: February 22nd, 2016 by Audrey Allan
  • Reminder that grad pictures are being taken in the back room of the library.  Any grad student looking for a retake should contact Mr. Dempsey today.
  • A reminder for grade 10 and 11 students who signed up for the math contests, they will be written on Wednesday morning at 9:00 in the cafeteria.  If you have any questions, see Mr. MacDonald in room 141.
  • Cupcakes on sale in the cafeteria all this week at lunch, proceeds to PEI Humane Society.
  • Cafeteria Specials today are Lasagna with caesar salad, pepperoni pizza & fries or nuggets & fries $5.10
    Teachers, today is a supervision day 6.

Friday, February 19, 2016

Posted on: February 19th, 2016 by Audrey Allan
  • Just a reminder that Grad pictures are being taken on Monday February 22 and Tuesday February 23. Any grad looking to do a retake please contact Mr. Nabuurs today.
  • Students who are applying to UPEI should check out the UPEI scholarship binder in Student Services. Due date for these UPEI scholarships is March 1.
  • Cafeteria specials today are Sweet & Sour pork chop,rice & veggies, 3 cheese pizza & wedges or taco with rice & veggies $5.10

Teacher, today is a supervision day 5.

Thursday, February 18, 2016

Posted on: February 18th, 2016 by Audrey Allan
  • Attention all former Crafts students! If you took Crafts last semester and haven’t picked up your work yet, today is your last day EVER to pick it up. Please see Mrs. Sheppard today at lunch or after school.
  • The Mumbo Jumbo Street Slang Gang will meet today in the Lecture Theatre at 11:45.  All new poets, rappers, and performers are encouraged to attend.
  • Today’s Indoor Soccer Final, You can’t Touch this vs. Noodles and Rice
    Basketball Scores from last night: AA Boys defeated Kinkora by 10, AA Girls lost to Kinkora by 2
    The AAA Girls downed the visiting Axewomen 70 – 33  and the AAA boys also won 77 -67 over the Axemen
    The AA boys travel to KISH today bus leaves at 4:00 and the AAA Boys host Bluefield Friday at 530
    Anyone interested in reporting, writing or producing a bi-weekly Colonel Gray Sports Center please see Mr. Harkness.
  • Acadia University will be hosting a Parent and Student Night at the Holiday Inn in Charlottetown on Tuesday, February 23, 2016 at 7pm. Prospective students and applicants have been notified of this event. At this event we will be doing admission on the spot for students who have not yet applied, as well as answering any questions about scholarships, residence, and next steps.
  • Cafeteria specials today are Veggie pizza & fries $5.10, Sweet & Sour meatball bowl or Chili cheese nachos $3.50.

Teachers, today is a supervision day 4.

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Posted on: February 17th, 2016 by Audrey Allan
  • Attention all former Crafts students! If you took Crafts last semester and haven’t picked up your work yet, please see Mrs. Sheppard today at lunch. Tomorrow is the last day to collect your work or else she will be giving it away!
  • Do you have experience creating computer animations using Flash animating software?  Colonel Gray Skills Canada team is gearing up for provincial competitions in early March and there is an opening for an animator on our school team.  Please see Ms Bovaird for more information.  The deadline to apply is this Friday, Feb 19th.
    A reminder to students competing in other categories that the deadline to submit your forms is this Friday – Feb 19th.
  • Today’s Indoor Soccer Game  Red Mon vs. Noodles and Rice at 11:55. Colonels in action tonight: the Boys and Girls AA basketball teams travel to Kinkora bus leaves at 4, AAA Boys and Girls have home games vs TOSH tonight, Girls at 530 Boys at 730.
  • Cafeteria specials today are Chicken Quesadilla, side salad & rice or Pizza & fries $5.10, Spicy chicken caesar wrap $5 or Chili bowl $3.50.

Teachers, today is a duty day 3.