K-5 Students at
Blackville School will be participating in a Spell-A-Thon.Students will be collecting pledges and all
money raised will be go towards the Elementary Field Trips!!!All pledges are due by April 25th.The top pledge earners will be awarded the following prizes:
1st place-iPad Mini
There will also be
prizes for the class with the most pledges. All students who have pledges will
get ice cream and top spellers will have their name put in a draw for a $50
movie night. On April 30th
an awards assembly will be held to award all prizes.
We would like to thank you in
advance for your support.
Miramichi Hoops will once again be offering spring leagues for mini aged
players. Boys Spring league for all boys currently in grades 3 to 5 will begin
on Wednesda, April 16 at Gretna Green. Spring Leagues will run from 6 PM until
7:30 PM. There are 6 sessions being offered with the last one going on May
21st. No basketball experience necessary. There is no cost for anyone registered
with Miramichi Hoops. New members pay $20 for registration to cover insurance
There will be a meeting on Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 7 pm for all 2014 graduates and their parents/guardians. The meeting will be held in Lori Brophy's classroom. Please make every effort to attend as a lot of information about the upcoming graduation events will be given.
Congratulations to all of our Blackville students who
participated in the Miramichi Regional Music Festival last week.The vocal duet of Cassandra Waugh and Ashlyn
Moody, our Blackville Elementary Choir, our Blackville School Girls’ Choir, and
St. Raphael’s Youth Choir all received Gold Seals from festival
adjudicators.The Blackville Elementary
Choir and the Blackville School Girls’ Choir were chosen by the choral
adjudicator to represent the Miramichi area in the school choir category at the
New Brunswick Provincial Music Festival which will be held this year at Mount
Allison University in Sackville in early June.Our choirs will be making a recording of their two festival pieces to
forward to provincial choral adjudicators.
Miss Frenette and all of the choir
students would like to thank Mrs. Margaret Craig who did such an excellent job
of accompanying all of our choirs at the festival.We would also like to thank all of the parent
volunteers who traveled to and from the festival with us on the bus, yours
assistance was greatly appreciated.Thanks also to our bus driver, Marshall Arbeau, for patiently
transporting us to and from the festival as well as the final Concert of the
Stars last Friday evening.
In support of World Autism Day, all students in ASD-N are being asked to show their support for persons with autism by participating in "Autism Hat Day." Blackville School is encouraging all students to participated by wearing their hat to school on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. Along with wearing your hat we are asking students contribute a $1 which will go to Autism Resources Miramichi Inc. Thank you for your support.