Stonybrook Middle School
Knightly News -June 2018
Ready to Learn-Be Responsible-Be Respectful-Be Safe
IMPORTANT DATES FOR JUNE!!
Monday, June 4th - 5F Fire Hall visit, MB Youth Job Centre coming to school at noon
Thursday, June 7th - Grade 7/8 1500 m run at 4:00 p.m.
Friday, June 8th - Grade 5 learning trip to Fort Gibraltor/Farm Discovery Centre
Friday, June 8th - HSD Track and Field Day for Grade 7's and 8's
Monday, June 11th - Sportscard Club/Knights of the Month going to a Goldeyes Game in Winnipeg, 5R Fire Hall visit
Tuesday, June 12th - Grade 5/6 CMS/SMS Track Meet
Wednesday, June 13th - Final Band, Choir and Music Concert, 7:00 p.m.
Thursday, June 14th - Grade 4 visit, tour and orientation in the afternoon
Friday, June 15th - 5N Fire Hall visit
Monday, June 18th - 5D Fire Hall visit
Wednesday, June 20th - Grade 7/8 Beach Volleyball tournament
Thursday, June 21st - Parent Sponsored Grade 8 Farewell at Neufeld's Garage
Friday, June 22nd - PAC Family Picnic
Monday, June 25th - HSD Soccer Day
Tuesday, June 26th - Grade 5 - Activity Day at Steinbach Aquatic Centre (afternoon)
Wednesday, June 27th - Activity Day for Grades 6-8
Thursday, June 28th and Friday, June 29th - Administration Day (No Classes)
Friday, June 29th - Report cards will be uploaded to Parent Portal and mailed out to those who requested paper copies (no pick up of report cards)
Band, Music and Choir Concert
SUMMER IN THE CITY
Always a fun weekend
HANOVER SCHOOL DIVISION MIDDLE SCHOOL TRACK AND FIELD
Grade 5 and 6
DATE: Tuesday, June 12th (no rain date)
PLACE: SMS Track
TIME: 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
*Food and drinks available (canteen by CMS PAC)
*All students will be participating
*1500 m run will be on Tuesday, June 5th at 1:30 p.m.
Grade 7 and 8
DATE: Friday, June 8th (rain date: June 11th)
PLACE: SMS Track
TIME: 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
*Food and drinks are available
*Only students participating in Track and Field events will be outside; others will have regularly scheduled classes.
*1500 m run will be on Thursday, June 7th at 4:00 p.m.
Congratulations! New Track Records Set!!
Zsarina B - 7 girls triple jump, 8.67 m.
Luke T - 6 boys 800 m, 2:37.97 AND 6 boys long jump, 4.45 m.
Theoren K - 7 boys triple jump - 9.18 m.
Jaime B - 8 girls 800 m, 2:40.79 AND 8 girls 4x100 m relay - 54.59.
Mercedees G - 8 girls discus, 20.81.
Loperz D - 8 boys triple jump, 11.97.
PARENT SPONSORED GRADE 8 FAREWELL
Grade 8 Farewell
Thursday, June 21st
Neufeld Garage, Randolph
Dinner and Snacks Provided
SMS Grade 8 students only!
Parents need to be present for signing in and signing out their child from the event.
Ticket Sale Dates:
June 5 - 12:20-1:15
June 7 - 12:20-1:15
June 12 - 12:20-1:15
June 14 - 12:20-1:15
Your child can purchase their own ticket if you want to send the money with them to school. Tickets will not be for sale at the Event.
Information was sent home with the Grade 8 students earlier in May. If you did not receive the waiver form that is needed for the Farewell, please contact the school office.
Congratulations and Good-bye!
Knights of the Month for June
Grade 8 - Emma K.
Grade 7 - Erika F.
Grade 6 - Anastassiya K.
Grade 5 - Katelyn D.
Thanks for your contribution to our school!
June Student Awards
Please be aware that there will be no formal Awards Ceremony for Grade 5-8 Awards. These will be presented to students in class by their teachers.
NOTES FROM THE HANOVER SCHOOL DIVISION TRANSPORTATION DEPARTMENT
Moving over the Summer?
The Division Office is open all summer long for transportation questions or if you are moving locations during the summer months. Please feel free to call them with address updates—their phone number is 204-326-2347 or 204-326-6471. This applies whether you require bus service or not. Thanks for keeping your records with the Division up to date!
Urban busing times may change over the summer months. Some stop locations may change as well. At the end of August/beginning of September, please check the Hanover School Division website for updates on the urban bus schedule. Website: https://hsd.ca/services/transportation/steinbach-urban-bus-routes/—then click on appropriate map or view routes.
SMS Sports Card Club
SMS CARD CLUB RAISES $219.90 for a local food bank
The Stonybrook Middle School Sports Card Club hosted their six annual spring Sports Cards and Collectables Show on Saturday, May 12th. The club held a silent auction at the show and one at school for the teachers and staff. The SMS Sports Card Club collected $219.90 from the two silent auctions. The club made the donation to Southeast Helping Hands. "It's always great to give to others,especially to an organization like Southeast Helping Hands who help the less fortunate in our community," stated SMS Sports Card Club organizer Mr. Don Dewey. A special thank you goes out to this year's silent auction donors:
Alpha Hockey Inc.
Mitchell Express Foods
Steinbach Pistons Hockey Club
Ms. Melissa Mathew
Mr. Brad Unger
Mrs. Brenda Wolf
Mr. Don Dewey and family
SMS SPORTS CARD CLUB BUYS GROCERIES FOR SEHH.
Our SMS Sports Card Club sold bottles of water again this year for 25 cents. The 10 cent profit from each bottle of water sold was used to buy groceries for Southeast Helping Hands. This school year, the club sold 285 bottles of water. Therefore, $28.50 was spent on non-perishable food items that were donated to Southeast Helping Hands on Friday, June 1st at the club's wind-up event.
HSD CELEBRATION OF ARTS at Clearspring Mall
SMS Students display some art projects
The HSD Festival of the Arts was created several years ago as a way to bring our schools together and celebrate student creative learning in dance, drama, music and visual arts. The 2018 festival took place May 30-June 2 at Clearspring Mall in Steinbach. Thanks for all your hard work! Thanks also to Mrs. Annette Loewen who did a lot of work setting these displays up at the mall.
At the Bandstand!
At the Bandstand
Some of the cast and prompters - everyone did an excellent job!
Stole the show!
The kids had fun learning the cool 50's dance moves.
Looking for some summer fun?
Code Makers Camp for ages 13-15
WISE Kid-Netic Energy All-Girls Codemakers Camp is coming to Steinbach this summer!
When: July 30-August 3, 2018
Where: Clearspring Middle School
WISE Kid-Netic Energy will be in Steinbach soon! Spots are filling, so this may be your last chance to register for this day camp. Learn the fundamentals of coding and computational thinking using fun gadgets like Cozmo robots, littleBits Coding Kits, 3-D printers and more. Come and join the fun!
There are a total of 20 camper spots available for the week, open to youth ages 13 – 15 (by December 31, 2018). Registration is FREE for this one-week camp thanks to CanCode funding from the federal government. Registration is available online at www.wisekidneticenergy.ca.
For more info:
Toll Free: 1-800-432-1960 ext. 9340
Twitter: @WISE_KidNeticInstagram: wisekidneticenergy
More information on what kind of activities are done each day can be found in the PDF link below.
Red River College-Red Cross Babysitting Course
Date: Thursday, June 28, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
**Please register in person or by phone minimum 5 business days prior.
Phone Payment: Credit Card In-Person Payment: Cash, Cheque, Debit or C/C
STEINBACH CAMPUS - 385 LOEWEN BLVD. - 204-320-2500
Stoney Brook Dance Company
Register Online anytime after June 6 at 6:00 p.m, at www.stoneybrookdance.com and follow the links.
In Person Registration Dates and Times:
If you would prefer to register in person you are welcome to come to the studio during these times:
Wednesday, June 6 & 7: 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Thursday, June 14 & 21: 10:00 a.m.-noon and & 7:00-9:00 p.m.
Returning dancers: please note that you may register beginning June 5 at 6:00 p.m. online, or at the studio from 6:00-9:00 p.m. on June 5.
Contact for more information:
Address: 283 Hwy 12 North (near Steinbach Airport)