(905) 945-5416 5 Boulton Avenue, Grimsby, L3M 1H6

Monday September 16th, 2019

Curling:  Curling, Curling – If you would like to try curling or join the team, please stop by the library and see Mrs. Whitehead.

Grade 9’s:  If you are attending Camp Eagle and have not handed in your forms in to the office, please do so as soon as possible.

Jr Boys Volleyball:  Attention all junior boys interested in playing volleyball - the first try-out will be today at 2:20 sharp in the main gym.  See Mrs. Bridges with questions.  Make sure your name is on the sign-up sheet on the varsity athletic board.

Club Volleyball:  Are you a grade 9 student interested in playing club volleyball in Grimsby? The Vipers Volleyball Club are having tryouts for a 15U (born 2005 or later) BOYS team.  Tryouts will be at Smith School on Wed Sept 18th, 7-9pm, - if you want to register for tryouts, visit our website at grimsbyvipers.com.

Volunteer Opportunity:  There are currently 2 volunteer opportunities:

  1. Needed:  two to four grade nine students to earn volunteer hours videotaping Grimsby Peach King home games.  The season started yesterday and may go until early May depending on playoff success.  See guidance for more information.
  2. Reading Program:  This program will accept 10 volunteers to read with children in grades 1 to 6 and play literacy games with the students.  The program begins October 22nd until December 10th from 3:30 to 5:30 at the Grimsby Public Library.  See guidance for more information.

Library:  Attention all Summer Readers, if you have not returned your summer reading book, please do so asap.

Sr Boys Volleyball:  Calling all Senior Boys volleyball players.  There will be a senior boys volleyball tryout today after school at 2:20.  Hope to see you all there! See Miss Bridges if you have any questions.

Ultimate Frisbee:  Next Ultimate frisbee practices will be today and Wednesday after school in the back field.  Please wear cleats if you have them.

University Visit:  A representative from Brock University will be in room 104 during lunch today.  All grade 11 or 12 students interested in attending Brock University are invited to join in the presentation.  Please sign up in guidance to take part.


Grad Assembly:  Attention all grade 12 students! Next Wednesday, Sept 18th, during MSIP, we will be having the grad assembly for all potential grads.  Attendance is highly encouraged due to the important information that will be shared with you.

Student Wellbeing Team:  The student Well-Being Team is a student driven club which identifies ways to improve student life at GSS, sets a plan and makes it happen!  Previous initiatives have included organizing and running assemblies, creating Exam Anti-Stress kits, and planning de-stressing activities leading up to exams.  If you are looking for a unique club to join, consider the Student Well-Being Team.  We have our first meeting this Tuesday at lunch in Rm 205.  Hope to see you there.

Field Hockey:  There is a field hockey practice after school today.  Please bring your cleats.

Camp Eagle Mentors:  All Camp Eagle leaders should check their DSBN email for an important email from Ms. Short.  This requires attention today.  All Camp Eagle leaders should check their board email!