September 12, 2016
Day 5

  • Boy’s soccer try-outs Monday September 12th and Tuesday September 13th from 3:30 until 5:00.
  • Girl’s soccer try outs will Monday September 12th and Tuesday September 13th till 4:45pm.
  • Golf practice will be Monday September 12th and Thursday September 15th after school until 4:15 at the 3 hole golf course across the road.
  • Girls Volleyball try-outs will be afterschool till Tuesday September 13th and September 14th Wednesday 4:45pm
  • Starting today the sub bar will be opened in the cafeteria; Sub’s will be available daily and for pre order.
  • Senior Band for All grade 8 &9 music students is Wednesday after school until 4:30pm.
  • Congratulations to O’Leary under-14 softball girls who won their provincials on the weekend. Girls from Hernewood on the team are Katie Macdonald, Darcy Ellis, Hannah Gallant, Desiree Arsenault, Hannah Mackinnon, Mallory MacDougall, Madison Collicutt, and Hailey MacLean.
  • Classes 9c and 9f please go to the computer lab for Healthy living today.
  • Friday will be dress in the colors Black and Yellow Day and there will be student council elections

Home and School Update – September 2016

Fall programs focus on variety of topics: Learn about scholarships, school lunch programs, semi-annual meeting and leadership training

Lisa MacDougall, President P.E.I. Home and School Federation writes a monthly Home and Schoolnews column. Read her September 2016 column at:

Dr. Helen MacDonald Collaboration and Facilitation Scholarship

The application deadline is September 14, 2016 at 4:00 p.m., and applications received after that deadline will not be considered. For more information, contact the PEI Home and Federation office at 620-3196/1-800-916-0664 or

Cafeteria Man Film Screening

Free screening of Cafeteria Man on Monday, September 19th, 7:00 p.m. at the Culinary Institute.

Sign up for Fall Leadership Training Workshops

These FREE workshops are for anyone in the school community who is interested in taking on a leadership role in Home & School. Discover the “ins and outs” of home and school, from running meetings to managing money to maintaining a healthy dialogue with home & school partners.

Details:September 26 Morell Consolidated School, Morell 6:30 – 8:30 PM                  September 27 Queen Elizabeth Elementary School, Kensington     6:30 – 8:30 PM Register by contacting Shirley at: 620-3186 / 1-800-916-0664

Gulf Shore Consolidated School will host Fall Meeting

Gulf Shore Consolidated School will be this Fall’s location on Tuesday, October 25th; 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. This provincial Home and School meeting is open to all parents, guardians, teachers and staff in your school. A complete registration package will be circulated to presidents.

September startup package for Presidents

A package was mailed to 2015-16 presidents on September 1st. To get us off to a quick start, it would be appreciated if the Contact Information Sheet and Membership Fee Form are filled out andreturned to the Federation office as soon as possible.

Other community news…

WI Active Like a Girl – Fun Walk Run EventMen, women, girls, boys, families and individuals are invited to participate in this event on Saturday,October 1st, sponsored by the PEI Women’s Institute. PEI Home and School Federation is pleased to support this event. Call WI at 902-368-4860 to register.