Archive for May, 2019

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Posted on: May 22nd, 2019 by Audrey Allan

Graduation:

  • For prom dance, a parent, Mary Dow-Zakem, is putting together a slideshow to play during the prom.  If you have pictures from your school years or events at the Gray, please send to : mgdow1@gmail.com.  We would like to have all the grads in the slideshow but you need to send pictures to make it happen!   

Notes:

  • The Red Cross Club will be selling jumbo freezies in the lobby on Friday for a $1. Stop by for a sweet treat!
  • Summer School is now active through MyBluePrint. Summer school starts July 3-August 14, 2019.
  • Hello fellow Colonels, we invite you to come to our bake sale this Thursday May 23rd by the main doors at lunch. We will have cookies, brownies, fudge and cupcakes. All the profits will go to First Nations Child & Family Caring Society. They are a nonprofit organization that will distribute the funds where they are needed the most to help out indigenous people in Canada. Be sure to stop by for some delicious baked goods.
  • Anyone who wants to volunteer with youth empowerment program to mentor junior high students, please stop by their booth set up outside student services.

Teachers, today is a supervision day 4.

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Posted on: May 21st, 2019 by Audrey Allan

Athletics:

  • Congratulations to the A women’s rugby team who brought home the banner from the Charlottetown Rural 7’s tournament on the weekend.

Graduation:

  • For prom dance, a parent, Mary Dow-Zakem, is putting together a slideshow to play during the prom.  If you have pictures from your school years or events at the Gray, please send to : mgdow1@gmail.com.  We would like to have all the grads in the slideshow but you need to send pictures to make it happen!   

Notes:

  • The Red Cross Club will be selling jumbo freezies in the lobby today and Friday for a $1. Stop by for a sweet treat!
  • A grade 12 Global Issues group will be putting on a bake sale today in the hall by the main doors. Drop by to purchase a treat to support the Me to We Foundation.  
  • Band- minton games will be today at lunch in the band room. Games will be Banana Club vs Les Boys and Beauty and the Beast vs The Council. All are welcome to attend!
  • All prospective Student Council executives for next year, who have passed in applications to Mrs. Charlton, please come for a short meeting today in Room 214 at 11:40.   
  • Summer School is now active through MyBluePrint. Summer school starts July 3-August 14, 2019.

Teachers, today is a supervision day 3

              

Friday, May 17, 2019

Posted on: May 17th, 2019 by Audrey Allan

Notes:

  • The Red Cross Club will be selling jumbo freezies in the lobby next Tuesday and Friday for a $1. Stop by for a sweet treat!
  • A grade 12 Global Issues group will be putting on a bake sale Tuesday May 21st in the hall by the main doors. Drop by to purchase a treat to support the Me to We Foundation.
  • Tomorrow from 12-3 a group of grade 12 Leadership students are hosting a kids carnival here at the Gray! There will be toys, games, food and more! All proceeds from the event will go towards St. Jean School for kids who can’t afford school lunches. If you have younger siblings or kids who may enjoy the fun bring them down. Cash only $1, 2 and 3 items.                                                            

Teachers, today is a supervision day 1.



Thursday, May 16, 2019

Posted on: May 16th, 2019 by Audrey Allan


Athletics:

  • Girls Softball defeated Morell yesterday 15 – 0. Top batters were Lauren Smith and Amanda McBain, pitcher Abbey Smith threw a no-hitter over five innings.

Band:  

  • If you’re going on the trip, please see Mr. Doiron for the trip itinerary.

Meetings:

  • Spirit Club meets today in the Lecture Theatre at 11:45. All new members are welcome! We are planning Rainbow Day for this Friday and it will be epic!!!
  • Last debate meeting of the year! Today at lunch in Mme Labelle’s room.

Notes:

  • A grade 12 Global Issues group will be putting on a bake sale Tuesday May 21st in the hall by the main doors. Drop by to purchase a treat to support the Me to We Foundation.
  • YCAN program is looking for volunteers this summer ! Want to contribute more to the community and still have fun this summer? Join us now!! The new project will start in mid-June. Contact Joseph Dery for more information 902-393-4324.     
  • This Saturday, May 18th from 12-3 a group of grade 12 Leadership students are hosting a kids carnival here at the Gray! There will be toys, games, food and more! All proceeds from the event will go towards St. Jean School for kids who can’t afford school lunches. If you have younger siblings or kids who may enjoy the fun bring them down. Cash only $1, 2 and 3 items.                                                            

Teachers, today is a supervision day 6.



Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Posted on: May 15th, 2019 by Audrey Allan

Athletics:

  • Reminder for Girls Softball team to meet in the front lobby at 3:30 to take the bus to Morell. Any questions or concerns, see Mr. Chandler in Room 238 today.

Band:

  • Rehearsals this week: Little Big Band rehearses today at Lunch. Gr. 10 band rehearses Thursday morning.  If you’re going on the trip, please see Mr. Doiron for the trip itinerary.

Meetings:

  • Last debate meeting of the year! Thursday at lunch in Mme Labelle’s room.

Notes:

  • Hey, graduates: Would you like to have the last word at the graduation ceremony? Want to send your classmates off with your wit, wisdom and wonderous use of rhetorical devices? You could be the valedictorian for the Class of 2019. If you’d like to find out how, come to a short meeting in room 213, Friday at 11:45. If you can’t attend, please see Mrs. Cutcliffe.
  • SILVER AWARD CEREMONY  for Duke of Edinburgh Award is THIS WEDNESDAY. Arrive by 6:30 pm at Holland College. Ceremony starts at 7:00 pm.
  • YCAN program is looking for volunteers this summer ! Want to contribute more to the community and still have fun this summer? Join us now!! The new project will start in mid-June. Contact Joseph Dery for more information 902-393-4324.     
  • This Saturday, May 18th from 12-3 a group of grade 12 Leadership students are hosting a kids carnival here at the Gray! There will be toys, games, food and more! All proceeds from the event will go towards St. Jean School for kids who can’t afford school lunches. If you have younger siblings or kids who may enjoy the fun bring them down. Cash only $1, 2 and 3 items.                                                             

Student Services:

  • The student loan officer will be here today at 11:40 in the lecture theatre.  Any grade twelve students who are interested in applying for student loans next year should attend.

Teachers, today is a supervision day 5.



Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Posted on: May 14th, 2019 by Audrey Allan

Athletics:

  • Congratulations to the women’s softball team who defeated Montague last night in their first home game, 10-0. Winning pitcher was Darcy Kelly.  Top batters were Lauren Smith and Grace Freeman.
  • AAA rugby hosts Montague tonight, with the girls at 5 and the boys at 6. Reminder that you can follow @gray_athletics on Twitter for schedules & results.
  • No Gray Fit today after school.

Notes:

  • SILVER AWARD CEREMONY  for Duke of Edinburgh Award is THIS WEDNESDAY. Arrive by 6:30 pm at Holland College. Ceremony starts at 7:00 pm.
  • All students participating in the Sustainable Transit Project are asked to attend a quick meeting today at 11:45 in the Lecture Theatre. Please bring your Bus passes to be stamped.
  • Today the Band-minton tournament will continue in the band room at lunch. Games will be Koka-Cola vs Les Boys and Uhhh Luke vs The Spanish Inquisition. All are encouraged to attend to cheer on your favorite team!    
  • YCAN program is looking for volunteers this summer ! Want to contribute more to the community and still have fun this summer? Join us now!! The new project will start in mid-June. Contact Joseph Dery for more information 902-393-4324.                                                                    

Student Services:

  • At lunch on tomorrow there will be a Student Loan Information presentation in the Lecture Theater.  Interested parents are also welcome to attend.  Don’t miss this once-a-year opportunity to find out about applying for a loan, the amount of money graduates are eligible to receive, as well as specifics about the application process.
  • Students who are interested in summer or permanent full-time job opportunities after graduation can check the Atlantic Aqua Farm poster in Student Services for jobs working on mussel boats in various locations on PEI.  You must be 16+ to apply.

Teachers, today is a supervision day 4.

Monday, May 13, 2019

Posted on: May 13th, 2019 by Audrey Allan

Athletics:

  • There will be yoga in the Wellness center today after school at 3:30. All are welcome.
  • Women’s softball host Montague today at 5:30 on Kiwanis field.

Notes:

  • SILVER AWARD CEREMONY  for Duke of Edinburgh Award is THIS WEDNESDAY. Arrive by 6:30 pm at Holland College. Ceremony starts at 7:00 pm.
  • All students participating in the Sustainable Transit Project are asked to attend a quick meeting tomorrow- Tues, May 14th at 11:45 in the Lecture Theatre. Please bring your Bus passes to be stamped.
  • Congratulations to two teams from Animal Science class who participated in the provincial genAg competition on May 10th at the PEI Agrisector. Island AG team won 3rd place Congrats – Dylan Gallant, Chase Costello, Wyatt Mcphee, Josh Ford and Kee Naw. Animal AG team was close by only .2 points Great job – Olivia Boch, Riley Lawless, Kaileigh Martell and Enny Olajide.
  • Could the following students please go to the library?   Emily Phan, Huy Vuong, Kiera Dinh.                                                                               

Student Services:

  • Mount Allison University will be assisting next year’s students with course registration at lunch today in Computer Lab 153.
  • At lunch on Wednesday, May 15, there will be a Student Loan Information presentation in the Lecture Theater.  Interested parents are also welcome to attend.  Don’t miss this once-a-year opportunity to find out about applying for a loan, the amount of money graduates are eligible to receive, as well as specifics about the application process.

Teachers, today is a supervision day 3.

Friday May 10, 2019

Posted on: May 10th, 2019 by Audrey Allan

Meetings:

  • Reminder to all the students who have signed up for grade 11 IB for next year, there will be a meeting today in room 120 at 12 noon, bring your lunch.
  • Girls softball meeting today at 11:40 in Student Services.

Notes:

  • Come to Space Disco today at lunch in room 244, this week’s theme: Yeet Haw.
  • YCAN program is looking for volunteers this summer ! Want to contribute more to the community and still have fun this summer? Join us now!! The new project will start in mid-June. Contact Joseph Dery for more information 902-393-4324.
  • Reminder the boys and girls rugby teams are to leave at 11:00 to meet the bus to go to Summerside.

Student Services:

  • Considering Acadia for next year?  You may want to enter to win 1 of 5 $1,000 tuition prizes.  See the website on the poster outside Student Services before May 31st.

Teachers, today is a supervision day 2.

Thursday May 9, 2019

Posted on: May 9th, 2019 by Audrey Allan



Athletics:

  • Speedball today: Mikes Disciples vs Sunnyvale Speedball and David’s Disappointments vs Curries Crushers.
  • The girls softball team defeated Rural 10-5. Abbey Smith pitched the winner , top batters were Emily Reynolds who hit a home run and Amanda McBain.

Meetings:

  • There will be a meeting of all students who have signed up for grade 11 IB next year on tomorrow at 12:00 noon in room 120.  You are welcome to bring your lunch as well.
  • The debate club will meet today right after school, in room 141 for our LAST impromptu debate of the school year!

Notes:

  • Come to Space Disco tomorrow at lunch in room 244, this week’s theme: Yeet Haw.

Student Services:

  • On Monday, May 13, Mount Allison University will be assisting next year’s students with course registration at lunch in Computer Lab 153.
  • At lunch on Wednesday, May 15, there will be a Student Loan Information presentation in the Lecture Theater.  Interested parents are also welcome to attend.  Don’t miss this once-a-year opportunity to find out about applying for a loan, the amount of money graduates are eligible to receive, as well as specifics about the application process.

Teachers, today is a supervision day 1.



Wednesday May 8, 2019

Posted on: May 8th, 2019 by Audrey Allan



Athletics:

  • A reminder to ALL rugby players that jerseys are in and can be picked up from Mrs. Lindsay once they are paid for. All students MUST have their permission forms signed and returned before they are allowed to play in any games. No exceptions.
  • Col Gray Girls Softball Team play their 1st game today at 5 pm at Chtown Rural.  Players are asked to meet at student services at 3;30

Meetings:

  • There will be a meeting of all students who have signed up for grade 11 IB next year on Friday of this week, May 10,   at 12:00 noon in room 120.  You are welcome to bring your lunch as well.

Notes:

  • Come to Space Disco this Friday at lunch in room 244, this week’s theme: Yeet Haw.

Teachers, today is a supervision day 6.