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Kindergarten Registration for the 2018-2019 school year starts Monday January 22nd!http://bir.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/607Kindergarten Registration for the 2018-2019 school year starts Monday January 22nd!<p dir="ltr"><strong class="ms-rteStyle-scdsbnormal" style="font-size:1.1em;">Is your child turning </strong><span class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-6-0" style="font-size:1.1em;"><strong>FOUR</strong></span><span class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-6-0 ms-rteStyle-scdsbnormal" style="font-size:1.1em;"><strong> in </strong></span><span class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-6-0 ms-rteStyle-scdsbnormal" style="font-size:1.1em;"><strong>2018</strong></span><span class="ms-rteStyle-scdsbnormal"><strong style="font-size:1.1em;">? If so, it is time to register for Kindergarten!</strong><br><br>Beginning on January 22, 2018, Birchview Dunes will be registering children for Junior Kindergarten classes for the 2018-19 school year. <br><br>You can fill out the <a href="https://www.scdsb.on.ca/Programs/Program%20Documents/RegistrationForm-ParentQuestionnaire.pdf" target="_blank">parent questionnaire and registration form</a> and the <a href="http://www.simcoemuskokahealth.org/docs/default-source/topic-immunization/school-immunization-history-form_dec-2016_final.pdf?sfvrsn=2" target="_blank">immunization history</a> form ahead of time and bring it to to the office along with your child's birth certificate, updated immunization record and proof of address. <br></span></p>
Birchview Dunes has gone cashless! Please pay for Pizza coupons, Milk tickets and Field trips online.http://bir.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/518Birchview Dunes has gone cashless! Please pay for Pizza coupons, Milk tickets and Field trips online.<p>School Cash Online saves time, reduces paper within our schools and provides a secure payment option for parents, it eliminates the need for students to carry cash to school.</p><p>Birchview Dunes has gone cashless. You can purchase Milk Tickets, Pizza Coupons, as well as pay for field trips and donate to fundraisers through School Cash online. You can even give permission for your student to take part in school trips, presentations and events with one click!<br></p><p>If you need any assistance with your account, please do not hesitate to call the office.<br></p><span></span><p><span><span>Thank you for your support in making Birchview Dunes a cashless school!</span></span><br></p>
Daily Announcementshttp://bir.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/669Daily Announcements <p class="MsoNormal"><span lang="EN-CA" style="font-family:"arial",sans-serif;">Tuesday, May 15, 2018</span></p><ul><li><span style="font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;color:black;">Due to the rain today, our junior track and field events have been cancelled. The intermediate day will remain for tomorrow and the juniors will now participate on Thursday.</span></li></ul><ul><li><span style="font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;color:black;">Students, if you are able to go outside today for recess....can you please stay off all paint lines on the field! These need to stay in the best condition possible for the next two days. Thank you:)</span></li></ul><ul><li><span style="font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;color:black;">Junior staff, if you have your equipment already for track and field, can you kindly return it to Mrs. Duits' class for the intermediate day tomorrow. </span></li></ul><ul><li><span style="font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;color:black;">Intermediate students, please be prepared for your track and field events tomorrow:)</span></li></ul><ul><li><span style="font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;color:black;">Thank you to Mr. Besley for his expertise in creating the oval track and the 100m lanes. Thanks to Ms. MacDonald for helping with preparing the jumping pits yesterday after school. Ms. Ewaskiw and Mrs. Duits appreciate your assistance!!</span></li></ul>
Daily Announcementshttp://bir.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/668Daily Announcements <p class="MsoNormal"><span lang="EN-CA" style="font-family:"arial",sans-serif;">Monday, May 14, 2018</span></p><ul><li><span style="font-family:"arial",sans-serif;color:black;">Junior Indoor Soccer will be cancelled today but will continue on Day 4 at its usual time during first nutrition break.</span><span style="font-family:"arial",sans-serif;color:black;"></span></li></ul><ul><li><span lang="EN-CA" style="font-family:"arial",sans-serif;">There will be dodgeball in the gym today at first break 10:35 for intermediate students. Don’t forget your indoor shoes.</span><span lang="EN-CA" style="font-family:"arial",sans-serif;"></span></li></ul><ul><li><span lang="EN-CA" style="font-family:"arial",sans-serif;">Birchview water bottles are available for sale in the office at first break for just $5.00 each. Black and silver to choose from.</span></li></ul>
Daily Announcementshttp://bir.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/667Daily Announcements<p>Friday, May 11, 2018</p><ul><li>Pop, Pop, Pop corn will be on sale today in the front foyer during second nutrition break.  The cost is one dollar a bag and there are three flavors to choose from - Dill Pickle, Kettle Corn and White Cheddar. Bring your loonies! </li></ul><ul><li>The next TGIF Youth Night is THIS Friday! Grab your friends this Friday night and hang out! Play video games, group games, win prizes, and, if you really want to, you can even dance to the sweet tunes pumped out by DJ Chuckie B from DJ Nation. And don't forget the sweet eats! The TGIF Canteen has you covered with hot food, sweet treats, and everything in between. This is an event just for grades 5 to 8, held on the 2nd Friday of each month at the Rec Plex, beginning at 6:30pm until 8:30pm. Tickets are $8 each</li></ul><ul><li>There is intermediate boys' pick-up basketball today during second break</li></ul>
Daily Announcementshttp://bir.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/666Daily Announcements <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:12pt;line-height:107%;font-family:"arial",sans-serif;">Wednesday May 9, 1018</span></p><ul><li><span style="font-size:12pt;line-height:107%;font-family:"arial",sans-serif;">Birchview water bottles are available for sale in the office at first break for just $5.00 each. Black and silver to choose from.</span></li></ul><ul><li><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"arial",sans-serif;">If you signed up for the talent show and are in grade 7 auditions are today at 12:55 in the library. If you are in grade 6 and missed auditioning yesterday feel free to come at 12:55 as well.  Auditions for grade 8's are Thursday at 10:35. Make sure you come to the library on time with a two minute audition prepared.</span></li></ul><ul><li><span style="font-size:12pt;line-height:107%;font-family:"arial",sans-serif;"> Congratulations to the junior girls’ volleyball team who played 5 fierce games at yesterday’s area tournament.  The girls demonstrated excellent teamwork as they worked together to bump, volley and rally against the other teams. Thank you to the family members who came out to cheer on our girls and a big thank you to Brier and Mackenzie who helped to coach and develop skill in our junior girls. Well done girls. </span></li></ul><ul><li><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"arial",sans-serif;">Junior Indoor Soccer will continue this morning when the Typhoons take on the Heatwaves at 10:35. Afterwards, the Blizzards will kick off against the Riptides at 10:55. Don't be late.</span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"arial",sans-serif;"></span></li></ul><ul><li><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"arial",sans-serif;">There will be dodgeball in the gym at the first half of second break for grades FOUR and FIVE. That’s 12:55 in the gym for any students from grades 4 and 5.</span></li></ul><ul><li><span style="font-size:12pt;line-height:107%;font-family:"arial",sans-serif;"> There will be a very important rugby meeting at 10:35 in room 213 to finalize rides to the Area Rugby Tournament tomorrow.  Please make sure you attend as we will be discussing other important information at the meeting.  Mr. Edwards and Ms. Ewaskiw look forward to seeing you at first break.</span></li></ul>

 

 

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M​ichael​ Giffen
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Melissa Mortimer

 

 

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