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Friday, February 24, 2017

Posted on: February 24th, 2017 by Audrey Allan
  • On Tuesday, Feb. 28th over 50 Colonel Gray students will be participating in the Cayley and Fermat Math Contests. The contest happens at 12:30 pm in the library. Please bring a calculator and a pencil.
  • Colonel Gray’s will be hosting an epic variety show on Wednesday, March 15th – that’s just before March Break.  We are looking for different acts than the typical variety show!  Auditions will be held in the coming weeks, so please see Mr. Berzins or Mr. B for more information.
  • Little Big Band today at 12 noon sharp, and Monday morning.
  • We will be selling cupcakes on Monday in the lobby at lunch in support of the Humane Society.
  • 1/4 Final match ups for Monday will see the AAA women hosting Souris at 5:30, the AA men hosting Bluefield at 7:30, and the AA women heading to Kinkora. Our AAA men finished first so will receive a bye to the semi-finals.
  • There will be yoga after school in the wellness center for all those interested. 330-400.
  • Dodge ball today: Stupendous Math Students vs Seafood Chowder,    10’s Only vs Bucks.

Teachers, today is a supervision day 4.

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Posted on: February 23rd, 2017 by Audrey Allan
  • Dodgeball today: Gamblers vs Titans, Who’s Yer Fadder vs Marlins.
  • Last night our AA teams defeated Francois Buote. The boys won 66-63 in an exciting overtime win, and the girls won 22-21. The AAA girls won against Souris on the road 57-38.
  • Any girls interested in playing in the high school hockey tournament this year please see Ms Currie or Mr Brazil ASAP.
  • St. Thomas University will be in Student Services on Feb 28 at noon.  They will be doing on the spot admissions at this time.
  • KEY Club will be holding a CAKE AUCTION in the cafeteria on Thursday. All proceeds will go to Heart & Stroke. Come on out. Buy a cake. Support a good cause.
  • If you were wanting to have GRAD RE-take pictures taken, Lifetouch photography will be here the last week of February-first of March.  You must book your sitting time with Mrs. Profit in the library. If you have questions, please see Mrs. Profit or Mrs. Gallant-Norring.
  • CG Badminton Friday 7-8:30am Sunday 4:30-6:30pm, team tryouts will begin March 8th after school.
  •  Yearbook meeting today after school.

Teachers, today is a supervision day 3.

Wednesday, February 23, 2017

Posted on: February 22nd, 2017 by Audrey Allan
  • KEY Club will be holding a CAKE AUCTION in the cafeteria on Thursday. All proceeds will go to Heart & Stroke. Come on out, Buy a cake, Support a good cause.
  • If you were wanting to have GRAD RE-take pictures taken, Lifetouch photography will be here the last week of February-first of March.  You must book your sitting time with Mrs. Profit in the library.
    If you have questions, please see Mrs. Profit or Mrs. Gallant-Norring.
  • Today in dodge ball: Seafood Chowder vs Staff,   Bucks vs Ducks.
  • Last night our AAA basketball teams split with Charlottetown Rural. The girls lost 61-27 while the boys won 85-82.
    AA men lost a close one on the road against KISH 54-44.
  • Today sees our AAA girls heading to Souris for a 6:30 game. The bus will leave from the front of the school at 4:45.
    Our AA teams host Francois Buote, with the boys at 5:30 and the girls at 7:30.
  • If you’re interested in helping out with the Rural vs Gray events sign up on the student council office door.
  • UPEI will be here on Monday, February 27 to talk to potential students who plan on attending UPEI in the fall.

Teachers, today is a supervision day 2.

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Posted on: February 21st, 2017 by Audrey Allan
  • Anyone interested in becoming a Stage Crew Member for the Little Mermaid, please attend the meeting with Miss Kennedy in room 238 at 11:45 on today.
  • The Mumbo Jumbo Street Slang Gang will be meeting today in Room 215 at 11:45.  All interested poets, actors, performers, and writers are encouraged to attend!  We’d like to see as many new faces as possible!
  • Today in Dodgeball: Randy’s Burger Bandits vs the Stupendous Math Students, Vikings vs 10’s Only.
  • Our AAA basketball teams face off against Rural tonight, with the women playing at 5:30 and the men at 7:30 at Charlottetown Rural. The AA men travel to Kensington to play at 6.
  • Badminton this week: Thursday 7-8:30am, Friday 7-8:30am and SUnday 4:30-6:30pm.
  • Could Tessa Hood and Grace Freeman please see Mrs Lindsay before the end of the day today.
  • Any students who are planning on attending St. Thomas University in the fall and are interested in the Harrison McCain Scholarship should see Mr. Peterson in Student Services.
  • This Saturday Feb 25th Student Councils Rural vs Gray Nerf Battle  will be held at Colonel Gray. SIgn up sheets will be in the lobby! Don’t forget to sign up!
  • “Would you like to advise Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his cabinet on important issues here in PEI and across Canada? You have the opportunity to do just that this Thursday evening! Join the Prime Minister’s Youth Council to share your ideas and experiences on the topics of Mental Health, Climate Change, and Electoral Reform. You don’t need to be an expert on the topics or politics. Come on out and lead the change! Check the Colonel Gray Events Page for more information”.
  • A reminder to students who have been assigned lockers: If you are not using the lock, you risk the security of your items.  If you have forgotten your combination, see your home room teacher.  Lockers not properly closed will be locked and may be reassigned.  Finally, please remove food items and garbage from your school locker space each day!

Teachers, today is a supervision day 1.

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Posted on: February 15th, 2017 by Audrey Allan
  • A BIG Congrats to Cameron Gordon on being the 2017 Easter Seals Ambassador!!
  • Classes will be dismissed today at 3:00pm, please see your 3 year homeroom teacher to pick up your report card.
  • For some reason, not many students have submitted their transcript request forms. All universities and colleges to which you applied (or plan to apply in the next couple of weeks) will require final first semester results. Drop down to SS and get this done today, so you, too, will be part of the massive mail out to universities and colleges.
  • Yearbook meeting today after school.
  • Today in Dodgeball: Randys Burger Bandits vs Seafood Chowder        Vikings vs Bucks.
  • In basketball today the AA teams are on the road to Montague while the AAA teams are at Bluefield.

Teachers, today is a supervision day 3.

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Posted on: February 9th, 2017 by Audrey Allan
  • A number of universities will be hosting information sessions in the Charlottetown area next week. Feb. 13  UPEI will be here at lunch, and St. Francis Xavier at 6:30 p.m. at Hotel on Pownal. Feb. 14  Acadia University at lunch. Feb. 15  St. Mary’s University will be at Confederation Centre at 7 p.m.  Feb. 16  UNB Fredericton at lunch. Feb. 17  Mount Allison University will be at the school at lunch.
  • Would all students interested in writing the Canadian Computing Competition, please see Mrs. Lee in Room 140 today at 11:45 am for a brief meeting.
  • Anyone in the STRIVE program, please come to student services and pick up a form for the job fair sign up.
  • No badminton practice on Friday…back again Sunday from 10-12am.
  • Any grad 10 competitive badminton player who maybe interested in representing Colonel Gray are asked to come to the Library Conference room at lunch today for a short meeting.
  • Basketball teams scheduled to play tomorrow- any updates will be posted on the Gray Athletics twitter and facebook feeds. Our AAA men will host Halifax Grammar on Saturday at 12:30 pm.
  • Today in dodge ball: Randy’s Burger Bandits vs Titans……..Vikings vs Marlins.
  • Little Big Band will rehearse today at 12 noon, and Monday morning..

Teachers, today is a supervision day 5.

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Posted on: February 7th, 2017 by Audrey Allan

 

  • 2 tables of lost and found have been placed by Student Services. Please check them if you have lost items. Anything left after Thursday will be donated to charity.
  • Interested in taking part in a grade 10 or 11 math contest ? What about computer science? Please see your math teacher to sign up. Or visit Mrs. Lee in Room 140 at lunch. Deadline to register for these contests is this Thursday.
  • Last night the AA basketball teams split on the road against KISH, with the men winning and the girls losing.
    There will be no AA mens’ basketball practice this evening.
  • Reminder of Gray Fit today after school at 3:30.
  • Today in dodge ball: Titans vs Seafood Chowder    Marlins vs Bucks.
  •  Staff play in dodge ball tomorrow against the Stupendous Math Students! Hope to see lots there!
  • All former badminton players are asked to come to the Library conference room at lunch today to be fitted for team t-shirts.
  • Selling yearbooks Wednesday in the cafeteria $35 each.
  • Free the children will be selling Valentine’s day roses for $4 each at lunch in the main lobby starting today.
  • Cafeteria special today is a Beef taco wrap with mexican rice and side veggie $5.25

Teachers, today is a supervision day 3.

Monday, February 6, 2017

Posted on: February 6th, 2017 by Audrey Allan
  • If you are wanting to view your final exams from first semester, you must see your teachers after school on Monday (exams A & B) or Tuesday (for exams C & D).  Teachers will also be available the next day, in the morning, before the start of classes.
  • Unity Club meeting at lunch, newcomers welcome in room 210.
  • Want to get involved in student life this semester? Key Club will meet today at lunch in room 140, all are welcome!
  • AA men and women’s basketball travel to Kensington today for games.
    Over the weekend the AAA men lost a close game in the final of the Dairytown Classic to bring home silver.
  • Dodgeball today:  1st game: Randy’s Burger Bandits vs Gamblers   2nd game: Vikings vs Who’s Yer Fadder.
  • Any students who would like to help with painting the backdrops for “The Little Mermaid” please come and see Mrs Raj room 330 at Lunchtime to find out more about dates and times.
  • All former badminton team players please come to the Library Conference room at lunch on Tuesday to be fitted for team t-shirts to be ordered this Friday.
  • Teachers, today is a supervision day 2.

Friday, February 3, 2017

Posted on: February 3rd, 2017 by Audrey Allan
  • Little Big Band will have a short meeting today at 12 noon.  Rehearsal this Monday morning at 7:45.
  • Students interested in Holland College may want to attend the Campus Tour Day on tomorrow, Saturday, Feb. 4  from 10 a.m.–2 p.m. Pre-registration is required at hollandcollege.com/campus-tour. On this one day, the normal $40 application fee will be waived.
  • Cafeteria specials today are sweet & sour meatballs with rice or a slice of pizza & wedges $5.25.

Teachers, today is supervision day 1.

 

Monday, January 24, 2017

Posted on: January 24th, 2017 by Audrey Allan
  • Last night in athletics our AA basketball teams lost on the road against Souris while our AA teams split at home against Three Oaks, with the boys bringing home the win.
  • Students interested in Holland College may want to attend the Campus Tour Day on Saturday, Feb. 4  from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Pre-registration is required at hollandcollege.com/campus-tour. On this one day, the normal $54 application fee will be waived.
  • Students who have applied, or planning to apply to universities and colleges should fill in a transcript request form in Student Services. You will want your first semester final marks to be part of the massive mail out in early February. Doing this now will ensure making the university/college application and scholarship deadlines. Drop down to Student Services now, or while exams are on, and fill in your transcript request form. Transcripts cost $2 each.
  • The cafeteria, gym and wellness room will all be closed during exams.

Teachers. today is a supervision day 4.