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Volume 15 Issue 15 – December 14, 2018

WINTER CONCERT 

On Friday, December 14th, students in KG to grade 8 performed in the winter concert for their loved ones.

KG sang “Who Let the Dogs Out” and “We Wish You a Happy Holiday.”

Grade 1 sang “Tingalayo” by Raffi.

Grade 2 performed a musical skit of “Mary had a Little Lamb.”

Grade 3 performed two skits adapted from folklores; “How the Tiger Got His Stripes” and “See the Good in Everyone.”

Grade 4 performed a skit titled “The Monkey King.”

Grade 5 sang “The Dragon” by Bonnie “Prince” Billy.

Grade 6 sang “Feeling Good” by Michael Bublé (a Rooster/New Year adaptation).

Grade 7 performed a skit titled “The Scrapbook of 2018.”

Grade 8 performed a skit through song and dance that explains how and why the animals travelled to wish the emperor of China a happy birthday.

Thank you to the following: Ms. Olga for organizing the concert. All homeroom teachers for planning the performances and rehearsing with their students. The dance teacher for choreographing the dances. Ms. Irene and Ms. Tanya for helping with the preparations for the concert. All teachers worked together to ensure that the concert was a success. The grade 8 students for setting up the sound system and microphones. Alina (gr. 11) for operating the curtains. The backstage managers: Alice (gr. 11), Edwin (gr. 7), and Natanel (gr. 7) for ensuring smooth transitions. Mr. Vlad and Mila (gr. 11) for operating the slides.

A special thank you to Eva’s (gr. 4) mother, Natalya; Sonya’s (gr. 4) mother, Olga; Alice (gr. 1), Bogdan (gr. 5), and Anton’s (gr. 6) grandmother, Elena; Sophia (gr. 3) and Ayran’s (gr. 4) mother, Leanna and nanny, Melody; Michelle (KG) and Tom’s (gr. 3) mother, Carolina; and Alex Fine and Victor Genin, friends of Prestige School.

For more pictures, check out the school’s gallery: http://www.prestigeprivateschool.ca/student-life/gallery/2018-winter-concert

 

EARLY DISMISSAL

Prestige School will be closing at 2 p.m. on Friday, December 21st. Students on the bus will also depart at 2 p.m.

Please make the necessary arrangements to pick your child up by 2 p.m. the latest.

Thank you for your cooperation.

 

 

 

 

HOLIDAY FOOD DRIVE

Students and teachers have one more week to bring non-perishable foods for the food drive. Remember to get your “heart” from Ms. Irene.

The Daily Bread Food Bank needs these items:

rice, oatmeal, canned fruit, canned vegetables, peanut butter, pasta, pasta sauce, baby food, baby formula, canned soup, canned stew, chili, etc., canned fish, canned and dried beans, and 100% fruit juices.

Thank you to everyone that has donated. Let’s help families in need have food for the holidays.

 

 

 

BASKETBALL TOURNAMENTS

On Tuesday, December 11th (U16) and Wednesday, December 12th (U20) the high school basketball teams participated in all-day basketball tournaments at HoopDome. Students played well and gave it their all. At the U16 tournament, Edwin (gr. 7) scored 3 three pointers! At the U20 tournament, the Panthers won a game and Shannon (gr. 12) stole twice in the final game. Thank you, Mr. Quick and Mr. Briggs, for accompanying students to the tournaments. Way to go Panthers!

Thank you to Vincent (gr. 12) for donating new Prestige Panther basketball jerseys. The U20 team looks great!

 

 

 

ELGIN THEATRE FIELD TRIP

On Thursday, December 13th, students in grades 3 to 7 went to the Elgin Theatre to watch “The Wizard of Oz”. Students enjoyed the performance, songs, and laughs. They had a great theatre experience!

 

 

 

 

 

 

HOLIDAY FUN

Friday, December 21st, is causal day and pizza lunch. The school will also close at 2 p.m.

High school students will have a regular school day, except for fourth period.

Elementary students will be with their homeroom teachers all day. Homeroom teachers have planned a day of educational holiday fun. Check with your homeroom teacher if you need to bring anything.

 

IMPORTANT DATES

Dec. 3 – 20

Holiday Food Drive

Wed. Dec. 19

Character Trait Assembly – Kindness

Fri. Dec. 21

Early Dismissal @ 2 p.m.

Casual Day/Pizza Lunch

Dec. 24 – Jan. 4

Winter Break

Jan. 21 – 28

High School Exams

Thurs. Jan. 24

Casual Day/Pizza Lunch

Fri. Jan. 25

P.D. Day (No School)

Mon. Jan. 28

Mississauga Living Arts Centre Field Trip (KG – gr. 2)

Tues. Jan. 29

High School P.D. Day

Wed. Jan. 30

Ontario Science Centre Field Trip (Gr. 3 – 8)

Thurs. Jan. 31

Character Trait Assembly – Patience

 

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