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​Transitioning to High School​http://bir.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/85​Transitioning to High School​check out a SCDSB transitioning to High School v​​ideo​​ at <a href="https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=cJJMtQbv6ro">https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=cJJMtQbv6ro</a>​<div>Download our Parent's Guide to High School: <a title="http://www.scdsb.on.ca/Parents/Parents%20Documents/Parents-Guide-to-High-School.pdf" class="yt-uix-redirect-link" dir="ltr" href="http://www.scdsb.on.ca/Parents/Parents%20Documents/Parents-Guide-to-High-School.pdf" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">http://www.scdsb.on.ca/Parents/Parent...</a> or visit <a title="http://www.scdsb.on.ca/highschool" class="yt-uix-redirect-link" dir="ltr" href="http://www.scdsb.on.ca/highschool" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">http://www.scdsb.on.ca/highschool</a> for more info.​​<br></div>
Daily Announcementshttp://bir.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/516Daily Announcements <p class="MsoNormal"><span lang="EN-CA">Thursday, June 29, 2017</span></p><ul><li><span style="font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;">White cheddar Popcorn will be</span><span> </span><span style="font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;">available for sale today at second break in the office.</span></li></ul><ul><li><span style="font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;">We still have milk available as well. <span style="color:black;"></span></span></li></ul><ul><li><span style="font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;color:black;">Water bottles will be available for sale in the office at first nutrition break.</span></li></ul><ul><li><span lang="EN-CA">Remember to check out the lost and found in the lobby before Friday. After that everything left will be donated. There are many small trinkets, eyeglasses, keys etc. and they will be on display today in the office as well. If not claimed by Friday they will be donated or thrown away.</span></li></ul>
Daily Announcementshttp://bir.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/515Daily Announcements <p class="MsoNormal"><span lang="EN-CA">Wednesday, June 28, 2017</span></p><ul><li><span lang="EN-CA">Milk will still be available for sale this week while quantities last. </span></li></ul><ul><li><span lang="EN-CA">White Cheddar popcorn will be available for sale in the lobby during second break today while quantities last.</span></li></ul><ul><li><span lang="EN-CA">Remember to check out the lost and found in the lobby before Friday. After that everything left will be donated. There are many small trinkets, eyeglasses, keys etc. and they will be on display tomorrow and Thursday in the office as well.</span></li></ul><ul><li><span lang="EN-CA" style="color:black;">There will be an Eco Team celebration and pizza party today at 12:55 at the Outdoor Classroom for all Eco Team members. Bring your lunch if you normally eat at this time. Eco Team. Outdoor Classroom. 12:55. Be there!</span><span style="color:black;"></span></li></ul><ul><li><span style="font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;">We are selling Birchview water bottles in the office at first break for $5.00 each. </span></li></ul><ul><li><span lang="EN-CA" style="font-size:14pt;">Summer break is almost here!<span>  </span>To extend the summer fun the Wasaga Beach Youth Centre will be open 2pm to 9pm</span><span lang="EN-CA" style="font-size:14pt;"> Monday to Saturday, beginning July 3<sup>rd</sup>. </span><span lang="EN-CA" style="font-size:14pt;"></span><span lang="EN-CA" style="font-size:14pt;">  If you were born in 2005 that means you are eligible to receive your free Youth Centre membership starting on Thursday after school!</span><span lang="EN-CA" style="font-size:14pt;"> Youth Centre memberships can be used to take advantage of the fun and excitement at the Centre PLUS it gets you in to the YMCA on Friday nights for FREE!</span><span lang="EN-CA" style="font-size:14pt;"></span><span lang="EN-CA" style="font-size:14pt;"> And don’t forget about the Summer Referral Program!<span>  </span>Become a new Youth Centre member or refer a friend and get a ballot into a draw to win a Cineplex Great Escape pass! </span><span lang="EN-CA" style="font-size:14pt;"></span><span style="font-size:14pt;font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;">For more info contact the Wasaga Beach Youth Centre</span><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;color:black;"></span></li></ul>
Daily Announcementshttp://bir.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/514Daily Announcements <p class="MsoNormal"><span lang="EN-CA">Tuesday, June 27, 2017</span></p><ul><li><span lang="EN-CA">Milk will still be available for sale this week while quantities last. </span></li></ul><ul><li><span lang="EN-CA">White Cheddar popcorn will be available for sale during second break tomorrow, <span> </span>while quantities last.</span></li></ul><ul><li><span lang="EN-CA">There will be an Eco Team celebration tomorrow at 12:55 at the Outdoor Classroom for all Eco Team members. Students who attended meetings, helped with collecting Waste Free points, and recycling depot volunteers are all invited to come be appreciated for their caring contribution to a healthy environment for us all.</span><span style="font-family:"times new roman",serif;"></span></li></ul><ul><li><span lang="EN-CA">Remember to check out the lost and found in the lobby before Friday. After that everything left will be donated. There are many small trinkets, eyeglasses, keys etc. and they will be on display tomorrow and Thursday in the office as well.</span></li></ul><ul><li><span lang="EN-CA">We are selling Birchview water bottles in the office at first break for $5.00 each.  </span><span lang="EN-CA" style="color:black;"></span></li></ul>
Daily Announcementshttp://bir.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/513Daily Announcements <p class="MsoNormal"><span lang="EN-CA">Monday, June 26, 2017</span></p><ul><li><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;">The school spirit our students and staff here at Birchview Dunes have is very impressive. Thanks to all who participated in spirit days, sports teams, clubs and events that took place over the last 10 months. The overall spirt points tallied have been counted and the congratulations goes to: </span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;">In 3rd place The Pink Dune Pack,</span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;"> In 2nd place the Orange Dune Pack</span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;"> And in 1st place.... the Blue Dune Pack.</span><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;">  All members of the Blue Dune Pack are invited to the front foyer today during 2nd break for an ice cream party. </span></li></ul><ul><li><span lang="EN-CA">Milk will be available this week while quantities last.</span></li></ul><ul><li><span lang="EN-CA">We are selling Birchview water bottles in the office at first break for $5.00 each.  </span></li></ul><ul><li><span style="font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;">Please take a minute to check out the lost and found in the lobby this week.<span>  </span></span></li></ul>
Daily Announcementshttp://bir.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/512Daily Announcements <p class="MsoNormal"><span lang="EN-CA">Thursday, June 22, 2017</span></p><ul><li><span lang="EN-CA" style="color:black;">No Name Calling Week Challenge of the day - say 5 kind things to someone you normally don't talk to.</span></li></ul><ul><li><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;">Yesterday two of the dunes pack number packages went missing. Specifically purple 4 and yellow 4. Mrs. Dea would really like to see them returned. So much so that if you find one of them and bring it back to Mrs. Dea. She will have a little prize for you. </span></li></ul><ul><li><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;">Could all the grade 6 and 7 leadership team members please meet Mrs. Dea in the gym at the beginning of first recess today for a very quick meeting. </span></li></ul><ul><li><span style="font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;color:black;">Congratulations to our intermediate boys' baseball team who participated in the Simcoe County School Board Boys 3-pitch tournament in Midhurst yesterday. The boys played 4 exciting games with great some hits and outstanding defense. The boys had a great day and ended up bring home a banner as the Consolation Finalists. Coaches, Caissie and Brooks, would like to thank the boys for a very fun day. The coaches were very happy with the boy’s effort, sportsmanship, and how they represented our school. Great job team!</span></li></ul><ul><li><span style="font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;">Popcorn will be</span><span> </span><span style="font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;">available for sale today at second break in the front foyer.</span><span> </span><span style="font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;">Flavours include white cheddar and dill pickle. <span style="color:black;"></span></span></li></ul><ul><li> <span lang="EN-CA" style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;color:black;">Water bottles will be available for sale in the office at first nutrition break.</span></li></ul>
Daily Announcementshttp://bir.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/511Daily Announcements <p class="MsoNormal"><span lang="EN-CA">Wednesday, June 21, 2017</span></p><ul><li><span style="font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;color:black;">No Name Calling Week Challenge of the day - show kindness by being a good sport during Right to Play.</span></li></ul><ul><li><span lang="EN-CA">Today is our last pizza day of this school year. Extra coupons can be saved until September. </span></li></ul><ul><li><span lang="EN-CA">Birchview will be selling popcorn tomorrow at second break in the front foyer. Just $1.00 a bag.  Choose from Dill Pickle or White Cheddar.</span><span></span></li></ul><ul><li><span style="font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;">We are selling Birchview water bottles in the office at first break for $5.00 each. </span></li></ul>
Daily Announcementshttp://bir.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/510Daily Announcements<p>Tuesday, June 20, 2017</p><ul><li>Could all members of the student leadership team please meet Mrs. Sutherland and Mrs. Dea in the gym at the beginning of first nutrition break for a quick meeting regarding Right to Play.</li></ul><ul><li>Good morning Blazers! Unfortunately our Right to Play Day has been canceled for today because of weather. It will happen tomorrow instead. Freezies will not be available today, but bring your loonies tomorrow. Also, remember to wear your red and white shirts for our photo tomorrow as well. </li></ul><ul><li>Tomorrow is our last pizza day for this school year. </li></ul> <ul><li><span style="font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;color:black;">All library books were due back to the library last Friday. There are still over 200 books to be returned. If you know you have a book in your desk or at home please return it as soon as possible. If you have lost a book, please speak with Mrs. Kaufman and Miss Lotta Scales about paying a replacement fee.</span></li></ul><ul><li>We are selling Birchview water bottles in the office at first break for $5.00 each.  </li></ul>
Daily Announcementshttp://bir.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/509Daily Announcements <p class="MsoNormal"><span lang="EN-CA">Friday, June 16, 2017<span>                                            </span></span></p><ul><li><span style="font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;color:black;">Yesterday our school rugby team played the local area tournament at Fisher Fields in Collingwood. There were a couple of close games against Admiral and Worsley and Birchview came away with one win and one loss.  Unfortunately in the third game, the Blazers were defeated by St-Noel.  Overall our athletes played very well while demonstrating good sportsmanship and teamwork.  Coach Sims and Coach Smith would like to commend the team on an excellent effort this season.  Go Blazers!</span></li></ul><ul><li><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;">Reminder to our grade 6 and 7 leadership team that Monday is our last leadership meeting for this year. We will be doing our planning for next year so it is very important that you attend. </span></li></ul><ul><li><span style="font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;color:black;">Attention all Junior Students who will be performing in this afternoon's lip sync.  Please come to Ms. Ewaskiw's portable at first break portable 894.  We will be discussing your performance this afternoon. It will be a short meeting so be prepared to go outside. If you eat at this time you can bring your lunch.  Thanks and we will see you in the portable at 10:35 sharp.</span></li></ul><ul><li><span style="font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;color:black;">This announcement is for all Right to Play student leaders. Please meet Mrs. Sutherland in the library during second nutrition break for an important meeting. Please bring your lunches. </span><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;"></span></li></ul><ul><li><span style="font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;color:black;">Attention Birchview!! Next Tuesday will be our Right to Play activity day. We will be running activities and events all day long so bring your energy, enthusiasm and sportsmanship! Jumbo freezies will be sold at both nutrition breaks for a loonie. Also, please wear Red and White coloured shirts for a whole school photo at the end of the day. Let's go Birchview! Let's show your spirit and sense of fun!</span></li></ul>
Daily Announcementshttp://bir.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/507Daily Announcements <p class="MsoNormal"><span lang="EN-CA">Thursday, June 15, 2017</span></p><ul><li><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;">Reminder to our grade 6 and 7 leadership team that Monday is our last leadership meeting for this year. We will be doing our planning for next year so it is very important that you attend. </span></li></ul><ul><li><span lang="EN-CA">Please be advised that the area by the Kindergarten outdoor classroom is out of bounds to students during nutrition breaks from now on.</span><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:"calibri",sans-serif;"></span></li></ul><ul><li><span style="font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;">Popcorn will be</span><span> </span><span style="font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;">available for sale today at second break in the front foyer.</span><span> </span><span style="font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;">Flavours include white cheddar and dill pickle. <span style="color:black;"></span></span></li></ul><ul><li><span style="font-family:"tahoma",sans-serif;color:black;">Water bottles will be available for sale in the office at first nutrition break.</span></li></ul>