Mundy's Bay Public School

340 Sixth Street, Midland, ON 705-526-2091

Upcoming Events

June 23, 2014 by · Comments Off · Uncategorized

Monday, June 23 – Grade 8 Graduation at 6:30 p.m.

Tuesday, June 24 – BBQ for Mariner students

Wednesday, June 25 – Report Cards go home

Friday, June 27 – Last day of school.  Have a safe summer!

Track and Field Day

May 14, 2014 by · Comments Off · Uncategorized

Mundy’s Bay Public School will be holding our Track and Field Day on Tuesday, May 20th, 2014.  Our rain date is scheduled for Friday, May 23rd, 2014.  The events will take place in the schoolyard and will run for most of the school day.  The events include high jump, long jump, ball throw/shot-put, 50m, 100m, and 800m running events.

To help support your child to achieve their best we ask that you ensure that your child arrive to school dressed in appropriate clothing, which would include shorts, t-shirt, and running shoes.  If the weather is chilly they should dress in warm and comfortable layers.  Students wearing inappropriate footwear will not be eligible to participate. As well, a hat, sunscreen, and plenty to drink will provide the most protection for your child.

Music Monday

May 6, 2014 by · Comments Off · Uncategorized

On Monday, May 5th we celebrated the 10th  anniversary of Music Monday along with over 400 000 participants across Canada!  Staff, students and their families enjoyed performances by a number of classes as well as our school choir, a live webcast from popular locations across the country and finally, a fabulous performance by The Rubrics!  A big round of applause goes out to Mrs. Smith-McLeod for organizing this annual event once again this year.  We all appreciate her hard work!

Family Literacy and Numeracy Night

April 29, 2014 by · Comments Off · Uncategorized

Our Family Literacy and Numeracy Night was a huge success.  More than 90 students and their families visited classrooms to try a variety of curriculum based Literacy and Numeracy activities.   Families were also provided with take-home bags that included  games and activities that can be played at home.  Thank you to staff from MSS and PSS who were available to discuss secondary school programming with parents and students.  At the end of the evening, snacks from Grounded Coffee Co. and Tim Horton’s were enjoyed by everyone who attended. 

Family Fun Basket Winners :  Beauchamp Family, McGarrity Family and Decarli Family

Graduation: New Date

April 16, 2014 by · Comments Off · Uncategorized

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Due to conflicts in scheduling, the date for graduation will now be Monday, June 23rd.  Please put this new date on your calendar.

News and Updates

April 8, 2014 by · Comments Off · Uncategorized

Thank you to MB students, staff and Mariner families for supporting our recent Food Drive.  4106 items were collected for the Salvation Army Food Bank.  Two trips were required to collect all of the food items that were donated!  Well done, Mariners! 

The School Council minutes from the meeting last night, have been posted on the School Concil webpage.  Click the link/tab above to see those minutes.

Please be aware that beginning on Monday, April 14, 2014, the staff parking lot on 6th Street will be closed to through traffic in an effort to decrease traffic congestion and increase student safety!  Please arrange to park on the correct side of 6th Street and walk your child/ren carefully to the school.  Thanks in advance for your cooperation.

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Family Literacy/Numeracy Night

April 3, 2014 by · Comments Off · Uncategorized

Please join us on Monday, April 28th for our Family Literacy/Numeracy Night.  The event will begin at 6:00 p.m. and will wrap up at 7:30 p.m.  The evening will provide parents and students with the opportunity to try a variety of curriculum based activities.  Success Criteria that the students use on a daily basis will be available to allow all parents to understand what success Criteria is and how it is used within the classroom.    Families will be given a “passport” for the evening that they can have signed by teachers and submit for the chance to win a Family Fun Basket

Fill out the form that is coming home with your student to confirm your participation in this event.  Take home bags containing educational supports for children, will be provided for all families who participate! 

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Freeze DNA Kid’s Comic Book Art Tour

April 2, 2014 by · Comments Off · Uncategorized

Freeze DNA Comic Books

 

Freeze DNA Kid’s Comic Book Art Tour is coming to Mundy’s Bay to perform free comic art workshops with our Grade 2 to 6 students on Thursday, April 10th.  Freeze DNA’s mandate is to design, create and educate, pushing the limits of character development and creating an educational and diverse world for kids and teens.  Check out their website for more information about their interactive presentation:  http://www.freeze-dna.com/  .

Graduation 2014

March 16, 2014 by · Comments Off · Uncategorized

Grade 8 graduates and their families can mark Thursday, June 26th on their calendars.  This will be the date for our  graduation ceremony for the 2013-2014 school year.

Alma Fullerton Visits Mundy’s Bay

February 27, 2014 by · Comments Off · Uncategorized

Alma Fullerton

Our Grade 1 and 2 students were very lucky to have Alma Fullerton read her Blue Spruce nominated book, A Good Trade, to them today.  Alma shared the writing process as well as the steps involved in illustrating a picture book.  We enjoyed her presentation and we now realize just how much work is involved in publishing a book!  To find out more about Alma and her books visit http://almafullerton.com/Welcome.html .