Weekly Reminders

Good Morning Everyone,  
Happy 1st Day of Spring!
 
Congratulations to Gateway Christian School's hockey team who took home a SILVER metal this season.
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Congratulations TEAM!
 
School Council meeting tomorrow (Tuesday) @  7:00 p.m.  Please join us for our monthly meeting - hear about upcoming events & opportunities, connect with other parents, and hear about issues affecting our school.  All parents welcome!   
 
The Red Deer Society for Christian Education's Annual General Meeting is right after the school council meeting tomorrow - Tuesday  @ 8:00  p.m. in the library/learning commons. The society is a great support to Gateway Christian School.  They support and encourage the distinct Christian components that define our school. All parents are welcome and encouraged to come out  and support the society who has blessed our staff, students and school for so many years in so many ways.
 
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MARCH 22/ 6-8 PM @ Gateway Christian School - Gr. 6-8 Fine Arts Night!  Join us for a special evening of beauty creating and community building - celebrating our Gr. 6-8  Music & Art STUDENTS!  ♥ Gr. 8 Concert Band @ 6:00 p.m. ♥ Gr. 7 Concert Band @ 7:30 ♥ Fine Art Exhibition & Demos! Come out and see what amazing things our students are doing!

2017-18 intention forms are due!  Please return your children's forms as soon as possible. We need to project student enrolment and determine staffing and other needs for the next school year.  It will also help us determine how many spaces there will be for new enrolments.  If you did not receive an intention form, please send me a quick email (cathy.mccullough@rdpsd.ab.ca) stating your intentions for your children for the next school year.  Thank you!
 
Parent/Teacher Interviews are Thursday.  If you'd like to book an interview please click here to book your appointment online. Instructions attached.
  • Kindergarten - Gr. 8 students:  No School (Parent/Teacher interviews from 1 - 5 p.m. & 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.)
  • Gr. 9-12 students:  Regular Classes (Parent/Teacher interviews from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.)
 
NO SCHOOL FOR KINDER - GR. 8 STUDENTS:
-Thursday & Friday, March 23rd & 24th
-Week of March 27th - 31st (classes resume April 3rd).
 
NO SCHOOL  FOR GR. 9-12 STUDENTS:
-Friday, March 24th
-Week of March 27th - 31st (classes resume April 3rd).
 
Here are our reminders for the week:
 
Monday, March 20th
  • Gr. 7s going to Crossroads Church for leadership/team building sessions from 12:15 - 3:00 p.m.
  • Quenched Hot Lunch 
Tuesday, March 21st
  • Alphabet Day in kindergarten:  Students are encouraged to wear an alphabet letter on their t-shirt or hat.
  • Scholastic Book Fair from 10:30 a.m - 3:30 p.m. 
  • Rec Ed option class going to Jump 360 from 10:30 a.m. - 11:50 a.m.
  • Gr. 9-12 High School Luncheon
  • School Council meeting @ 7:00 p.m. in the library
  • Red Deer Society for Christian Education's Annual General Meeting @ 8:00 p.m. in the library/learning commons.
Wednesday, March 22nd
  • Gr. 3s walking to Michener Pool to go swimming from 1:15 - 2:30 p.m.
  • Scholastic Book Fair in the library from 8:30 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.
  • Kindergarten - Gr. 12 Buddy Worship @ 9:46 a.m.
  • Perogy Pick-up Day.  A Prairie Gourmet Perogy truck will be in front of the school to hand out orders between 3:15 -5:15 p.m.
  • Gr. 6-8 Fine Arts Night from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.  
  • RDSCE's golf committee meeting @ 7:00 p.m. in the library
Thursday, March 23rd
  • Kinder - Gr. 8:  No School / Gr. 9-12: regular classes
  • Parent/Teacher Interviews: 1:00 - 5:00 p.m. & 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
  • Scholastic Book Fair:  12:30 - 7:30 p.m. in the library
  • gR. 12 HANDS team leaving for Nicaragua (Please keep them in your prayers!)
Friday, March 24th
  • Kinder - Gr. 12:  No School (Staff Learning Day)
  • 4 p.m. deadline to order Sushi Koon Hot Lunch
Monday, March 27th - Friday, March 31st:  No School​​
  • Friday, March 31st:  4:00 p.m. deadline to order Burger Boy Hot Lunch
Have a great week,
Cathy