Tryouts for the Eel Ground School Girls Volleyball team will be held Tuesday March 13 after school. All girls in Middle School are invited to attend. This years coaches are Mrs. Serena Harris and Mrs. Karen Francis.Parents are invited to help out with transportation to and from games if possible.
Parents are reminded that on Wednesday March 21, we will be having Parent Teacher Day. Parents can pick up report cards and meet with teachers from 8:30am until 3:00pm at the school.There will be no school for students on this day.
The staff at Eel Ground School would like to welcome everyone back to school after the March Break. WE hope everyone enjoyed the time off and are rested and ready to get back to work. We would like to thank the students for their cooperation during our school winter carnival which was a great success.
Pink Shirt Day is a National Movement started by 2 teenage boys in Nova Scotia, proof positive that our youth ‘can be the change they want to see’ Bullying is not only a problem in our schools but in our workplaces and our homes. On Feb 29th please join the Boys and Girls Clubs of New Brunswick as we wear pink; stating we believe in a province that values caring, empathy and positive relationships ! Last year New Brunswickers covered the province in more than 7500 Pink Shirts, held rallies and signed pledges. What will you do on Feb 29th ? Help us cover the province in pink
The Eel Ground Drama Club will be hosting a merchandise bingo on Sunday February 26th, at the Eel Ground band Hall. We are currently accepting donations and hope to see you there! All money raised will go to support the Drama Club's trip to the Drama Festival in Fredericton April 30th to May 2.
On Wednesday February 15th, our school celebrated Heritage Day. We started the day with the Honour song and Smudging Ceremony. All students participated as Emmerson Simonson did the ceremonial drumming and Mrs. Vicaire explained the ceremony and performed a smudging. After the public and students toured the school seeing displays of Native Heritage ranging from legends to what a native village looked like in the 1400's. Mrs.Vicaire had a display of Spirituality and traditional ceremonial items.we would like to thank everyone who came to our school to see our students displays!
Hockey Day in Eel GroundMonday January 30th was an exciting day for all of the students and staff of Eel Ground School. While the K4 to grade 4 students skated from 9 to 10 a.m., the remaining students in grades 5 to 8 waited for the opportunity to play hockey against the school staff and 5 members of the Miramichi Timber Wolves and former student Jonathan Ginnish of MVHS. It was fun for all, regardless of the final score, which is still discussed. Many thanks to Coach Rob MacDonald for letting his players join us. Thank-you to the players and the rest of the team. We may need to call