Brookside Junior High

February 19th, 2020

African Heritage Month Fact:

In 1993, the first black female Member of Parliament was elected - The Honourable Jean Augustine from Grenada. She also became the first black female cabinet minister. Jean encouraged the government to officially recognize February as Black History Month in Canada.


There will be a yearbook meeting today at lunch. Please eat lunch as quickly as possible and meet in the computer lab once you have finished eating.
Girl’s Basketball:

On Thursday, Brookside Junior High will be hosting the girl’s basketball Regional qualifier game starting at 3:30.
African Heritage Month Readers’ Theatre

Students participating in the African Heritage Month Readers’ Theatre will have a practice today from 10-11 in the resource room.  Please check in with your teachers for attendance, and attend only with teacher permission.

Grade 7 Immersion
A reminder to any grade 6 students planning to go into French Immersion next year that you are asked to bring your signed form back to the main office asap.

Grade 7 French Immersion - Ste. Anne’s Trip:

There will be a meeting for parents of Grade 7 French Immersion students going on the Ste. Anne’s trip at 6:30 pm.
Badminton Practice:

There will be badminton practice today at lunch.
Lunch Today:

Grade 6 and 8s in the cafeteria first

Silent Lunch - Room 107
Girls on Fire - Room 112
Girls Space - Room 108
Boys Space - Room 102