Please Complete The Family Annual School Development Survey by March 15th, 2019....Grade 8 Students should return their two permission forms for the CNA fieldtrip asap....Grade 9 Pictures on Thursday, March 21st

 

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Grade 8 Field Trip to CNA- Permission Forms due

Our grade 8 students will attend the annual “Skilled Career Day” at CNA on Friday, March 22. This is a fun, engaging, informative, and interactive learning experience for everyone! Students should return their two permission forms, along with $5 for the this field trip asap. One form is for FRJH and one is for CNA. (Forms were due on Friday, March 15, however, we will accept them until Wednesday, March 20. This will be the last day to accept forms since there is a wait list for other schools to attend). Please see attached for both permission forms.

Grade Permission Forms for CNA Field Trip

Please see our newsletter for more detailed information

The NLESD Mini Enrichment Program is established through a partnership with the post-secondary institutions involved, and the District School (NL English School District). Our school organizes and facilitates the referral process. Courses are offered at the post-secondary institution and your child will be in the care of that institution. They will be marked present at their neighborhood school for each day they attend a mini-course. The program is designed for all Junior High students who may show interest in the various course areas. The course content is designed to challenge and intrigue them. This program has been in existence since 1989 and is very well received by student participants. It is a wonderful opportunity for your child and we encourage them to accept the placement. Deadline: All applications and fees must be to the school by the morning of March 12, but please keep in mind spots are limited and fill up quickly. pleas see the Application and Catalogue for course offerings.

The provincial government has launched the annual school development surveys of students, parents/guardians, and staff. The data from these surveys will be used by our school to create our school development plan.  Please complete the family survey by Friday, March 15th so we have representation from all of our families. A memo and email has been sent out with more information. The survey link is on the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development’s website and under our Parent Information Section of the Frank Roberts Junior High Website.  

Any Grade 8 students wishing to go to Quebec 2020 on a school trip please see the information package. Any student registered by January 30th, 2019 will recieve a $100 discount on the price of the trip from EF Tours. Any student registered by January 30th, 2019 will get their name put in for a draw of a $250 credit from EF Tours on their account.

Kids Eat Smart Breakfast Program -Stop by the Home Economics room between 7:55-8:10. Menu options will include toast, cereal, fruit cups, cheese strings, nutri-grain bars and juice! Grilled cheeses will be served on Wednesdays! If any parents are interested in volunteering please contact caitlinclarke@nlesd.ca.

Free Online Tutoring offered by CDLI is available to all students of the province, regardless of if they are currently enrolled in CDLI programming. Here is a brochure that provides information on what services we offer, how to access them and what equipment is needed. This service is to offer junior high tutoring in math and science!

Traffic Safety! It has been noted that a number of vehicles recently are picking up students in the afternoon and are parking on the North Side entrance (waterside) and leaving the school on this same side. The traffic flow for the school is "ONE WAY", if you come in on the North Side (waterside) please go all the way around the back of the school, down towards QEH and exit on the South Side (TCH side).