Seasonal Highlights at Cook
As we gear up for the holiday season, we would like to inform you of the many events happening at Cook. We thank you in advance for all your contributions and support!
Captain Cook’s Holiday Raffle
Win a basket filled with fun (One for primary and one for Intermediate), or a Gingerbread House (Check the front display glass to see what you can win)
Raffle tickets are $2 and can be obtained from your child’s classroom teacher.
We will be selling them until Wednesday, Dec. 20th so get them fast!
All proceeds raised will help finance special school-wide events, activities, and field trips.
We are collecting non-perishable food items and canned goods to help support families in need this holiday season. Donations can be lined up along the wall of our main hallway, starting in front of the office. Please help us reach our goal of getting to the end of the hallway by Friday, Dec. 22nd.
Spreading Kindness Drive – Gifting necessities to the less fortunate
Each grade is collecting items for the “New Fountain Shelter” which provides warm beds and support for many vulnerable people in our city. Donations will be collected until Friday, Dec. 22nd in the grade specific boxes in the front entrance by the Christmas tree. Please see the list below for donation ideas.
Kindergarten: Toothbrushes/Toothpaste Gr. 4: Reusable Water Bottles
Gr. 1: Gloves/Mittens/Toques (Adult size) Gr. 5: Warm Socks (Adult size)
Gr. 2: Body wash/Soap Gr. 6: Holiday Chocolates
Gr. 3: Combs/Hair brushes/Shampoo Gr.7: Energy Bars/ Gatorade
Morning Carolling Continues
We look forward to continuing our tradition of singing carols in the front entrance next Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday mornings at 8:40am. Come spread the holiday cheer!
Holiday Fun Hat Day
Come dressed in your favourite seasonal hat on Wednesday, Dec. 20th. We expect to see lots of toques, Santa hats, reindeer antlers, elf hats, and all sorts of winter fun!
Come join us on Thursday, December, 21st at 1:00pm in the gym to celebrate performances of the season. There will be lots of room in the gym as this year we have planned a special separate assembly for families and friends. The students look forward to sharing their talents!