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HOT LUNCH PROGRAMShttp://emk.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/380HOT LUNCH PROGRAMS<p>​</p><p>Emma King Hot Lunches</p><ol><li> Monday (starting on October 1<sup>st</sup>)– Lunch Lady – more information will follow</li><li>Wednesday (starting on October 10<sup>th</sup> ) – Pasta from Pizza Palace – order forms have been sent home</li><li>Thursday (starting on October 11<sup>th</sup>) – Subs from Subway – order forms have been sent home</li><li>Friday (starting on October 5<sup>th</sup> ) – Pizza from Pizzaville – $2 per slice - pay as you go only</li></ol>
Terry Fox Run - September 27thhttp://emk.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/381Terry Fox Run - September 27th<p>​</p><strong><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="color:#000000;font-family:arial;font-size:11pt;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;font-weight:400;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent;">Our Terry Fox Run is quickly approaching. Our </span><span style="color:#000000;font-family:arial;font-size:11pt;font-style:italic;font-variant:normal;font-weight:400;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent;">Kick-Off Assembly</span><span style="color:#000000;font-family:arial;font-size:11pt;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;font-weight:400;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent;"> with be held on </span><span style="color:#000000;font-family:arial;font-size:11pt;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;font-weight:700;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent;">Friday,</span><span style="color:#000000;font-family:arial;font-size:11pt;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;font-weight:400;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent;"> </span><span style="color:#000000;font-family:arial;font-size:11pt;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;font-weight:700;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent;">Sept. 21st</span><span style="color:#000000;font-family:arial;font-size:11pt;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;font-weight:400;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent;">.​ This year the Terry Fox Fundraising and route will be different than in the past. </span></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="color:#000000;font-family:arial;font-size:11pt;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;font-weight:400;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent;">Our run will be </span><span style="color:#000000;font-family:arial;font-size:11pt;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;font-weight:700;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent;">Thursday,​ ​Sept.​ ​27th​. </span><span style="color:#000000;font-family:arial;font-size:11pt;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;font-weight:400;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent;">Our </span><span style="color:#000000;font-family:arial;font-size:11pt;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;font-weight:700;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent;">School Run</span><span style="color:#000000;font-family:arial;font-size:11pt;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;font-weight:400;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent;"> will begin at 12:00 and go until 1:30. I have not planned a rain day simply for the fact that Terry ran in the rain, sleet, snow, heat, and wind to raise awareness...we should be able to do the same. If the weather is not pleasant, we can, of course, shorten our times. </span></p><br><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="color:#000000;font-family:arial;font-size:11pt;font-style:italic;font-variant:normal;font-weight:700;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent;">Procedure: </span><span style="color:#000000;font-family:arial;font-size:11pt;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;font-weight:400;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent;">Students will take a class picture at the side of gym (taken by Media Team members)... have a quick pep talk and then begin running/jogging/walking (they will step on our blue gym mats symbolizing dipping their foot into the Atlantic Ocean). Each student will have a half page map of Canada and every time they complete a lap of the yard will receive a stamp, dot, initial for a province following Terry's path (hopefully). </span></p><br><br><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="color:#000000;font-family:arial;font-size:11pt;font-style:italic;font-variant:normal;font-weight:700;text-decoration:underline;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent;">Change​ ​for​ ​Change​ ​and​ ​Starfish​ ​Sales:</span><span style="color:#000000;font-family:arial;font-size:11pt;font-style:italic;font-variant:normal;font-weight:700;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent;"> </span><span style="color:#000000;font-family:arial;font-size:11pt;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;font-weight:400;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent;">Will be discussed at the Kick-Off assembly </span></p><br><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="color:#000000;font-family:arial;font-size:11pt;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;font-weight:700;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent;">Starfish:</span><span style="color:#000000;font-family:arial;font-size:11pt;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;font-weight:400;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent;">​ 1 for $0.25 or 5 for $1 (Sales begin Sept. 24th and go thru Sept. 28th)</span></p><br><br><br><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="color:#000000;font-family:arial;font-size:11pt;font-style:italic;font-variant:normal;font-weight:700;text-decoration:underline;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent;">Change​ ​for​ ​Change:</span><span style="color:#000000;font-family:arial;font-size:11pt;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;font-weight:400;text-decoration:underline;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent;">​ </span><span style="color:#000000;font-family:arial;font-size:11pt;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;font-weight:400;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap;background-color:transparent;">Monday, Sept. 24th - nickels, Sept. 25th - dimes, Sept. 26th - quarters, Sept. 27th - loonies, and Sept. 28th - toonies</span></p><br><br><br></strong>
Open House and Meet the Teacher Nighthttp://emk.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/379Open House and Meet the Teacher Night<p>​Just a quick note to remind you of the Meet the Teacher Night.</p><p>DAY:  Thursday, September 27th, 2018</p><p>TIME:  5:00 - 6:30 p.m.</p>
UPCOMING EVENTS AT EMMA KINGhttp://emk.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/159UPCOMING EVENTS AT EMMA KING<p style="text-align:center;"><strong>SCHOOL YEAR 2018-2019</strong></p><p>Sept. 17 - School Council Meeting 5:30 pm in the Library</p><p>Sept. 27 - Meet the Teacher/Open House</p><p>Sept. 27 - Terry Fox School Run</p><p>Oct. 8 - THANKSGIVING DAY</p><p>Oct. 9 - Picture Day</p><p>Oct. 18 - Book Fair and Interview Night</p><p>Oct. 22 - PA DAY</p><p>Oct. 26 - Assembly at 11:50</p><p>Nov. 5 - School Council Meeting 5:30 pm in the Library</p><p>Nov. 6 - Grade 7 Inoculations</p><p>Nov. 8 - Photo Retake</p><p>Nov. 23 - PA DAY</p><p>Dec.  5 - Pro Grant -Math Night</p><p>Dec. 21 - Assembly at 11:50</p><p>Dec. 24 - Jan.  4 - VACATION</p><p>Jan. 7 - School Council Meeting 5:30 pm in the Library</p><p>Jan. 17 - BARRIE COLTS NIGHT</p><p>Jan. 24 - Grade 8 Graduation Photos</p><p>Jan. 25 - PA DAY</p><p>Jan. 31 - Kids Activities Expo</p><p>Feb. 18 - FAMILY DAY</p><p>Mar. 1 - PA DAY</p><p>Mar. 4 - School Council Meeting 5:30 pm in the Library</p><p>Mar. 11 - 15 - MARCH BREAK</p><p>Apr. 19 - GOOD FRIDAY</p><p>Apr. 22 - EASTER MONDAY</p><p>May 3 - PA DAY</p><p>May 6 - School Council Meeting 5:30 pm in the Library</p><p> May 20 - VICTORIA DAY</p><p>May 21 - Grade 7 Inoculations</p><p>May 31 - PA DAY</p><p>June 25 - Grade 8 Grad Ceremonies</p><p>June 27 - Last Day of School</p><p> </p>
PICTURE DAY - October 9, 2018http://emk.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/378PICTURE DAY - October 9, 2018<p>​Our Emma King picture day will be taking place on Tuesday, October 9th, 2018 in the school gym.  This is an all day event.</p>
School Council Meeting - September 17thhttp://emk.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/377School Council Meeting - September 17th<p>​Our first school council meeting of the year will be held on Monday, September 17th at 5:30 in the Library.  </p>
Student Information Verification http://emk.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/376Student Information Verification <p>​Every year we need to update the information for your student.  Your child is bringing home a pre-populated form, please make any changes necessary, sign and return to the school by September 21st.  Thank you.</p>
Tentative Classlists Posted Today 12:30 - 2:00http://emk.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/258Tentative Classlists Posted Today 12:30 - 2:00<p>​On Friday, August 31st from 12:30 to 2:00 p.m. we will post the tentative class lists in the front foyer of the school.</p>
New Bell Times - no changes to entry or dismissalhttp://emk.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/375New Bell Times - no changes to entry or dismissal<p>​</p><p style="text-align:center;">EMMA KING DAILY SCHEDULE</p><p style="text-align:center;">2018-2019</p><p style="text-align:center;"> </p><p>9:10 a.m.                           MORNING BELL</p><p>9:10 – 9:50 a.m. –            Period One</p><p>9:50 – 10:30 a.m.              Period Two</p><p>10:30 – 11:10 a.m.            Period Three</p><p>11:10 – 11:30 a.m.            NUTRITION BREAK (LUNCH)</p><p>11:30 – 11:50 a.m.            FITNESS BREAK</p><p>11:50 – 12:30 p.m.            Period Four</p><p>12:30 – 1:10 p.m.              Period Five</p><p>11:10 – 1:50 p.m.              Period Six</p><p>1:50 – 2:10 p.m.         -       NUTRITION BREAK (SNACK)</p><p>2:10 – 2:30 p.m.         -      FITNESS BREAK</p><p>2:30 – 3:30 p.m.         -      Period Seven</p><p>3:30 p.m.                           DISMISSAL</p>
BACK TO SCHOOL SUPPLIES!http://emk.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/257BACK TO SCHOOL SUPPLIES!<p>​</p><h1 style="text-align:center;">EMMA KING WILDCATS</h1><h1 style="text-align:center;"><strong>IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO DO SOME BACK TO SCHOOL SHOPPING, PLEASE CONSIDER PURCHASING THE FOLLOWING ITEMS:</strong></h1><p><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong> </strong></span></p><p><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>GRADES 1 & 2</strong></span></p><p>Wooden pencils; sharpened pencil crayons; regular crayons; glue stick; Kleenex; scissors; manual pencil sharpener; pencil case.  Please send a change of clothing in a shoe box with the student's name.  Each student needs a pair of indoor shoes that are appropriate for use in the gym (snug fitting, non-marking soles).  For safety reasons, your child must be able to tie and untie their shoes without assistance.  If they cannot do this, please send shoes that close with Velcro, please avoid flip flops for outdoor shoes.</p><p> </p><p><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>GRADES 3 – 5</strong></span></p><p>Sharpened pencil crayons; markers; Kleenex; pencils; glue stick; pencil case; erasers; 6 duotangs; highlighters; indoor running shoes with non-marking soles.  <strong>NO BINDERS PLEASE as desk space is limited.</strong></p><p><strong><br></strong></p><p><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>​GRADE 6</strong></span><br></p><p><strong> </strong>Sharpened pencil crayons; markers; Kleenex; pencils; glue stick; pencil case; erasers; D RING BINDER 1" or 1 1/2"; highlighters; indoor running shoes with non-marking soles. <strong>​</strong></p><p><strong><br></strong></p><p><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>GRADES 7 & 8</strong></span></p><p>Scientific calculator; pencils and pens (to be replaced as needed throughout the year); erasers; pencil crayons; coloured markers; highlighters; pencil case; Kleenex.  <strong>NO BIG ZIPPERED BINDERS PLEASE as desk space is limited.</strong></p><p><span style="text-decoration:underline;"> </span></p><p>Please remember to put your child's name on their items. Thank you.</p>