Mar 12, 2015

Bullying Talk for Parents

Free event for Parents

What can Parents Do? Let’s talk about it.

Ottawa Parents: don’t miss the chance to hear from a panel of local experts. Come meet with community organizations. Get community resources! Get answers to your questions on bullying and what you can do.

Date: March 30th, 2015

Location: Ben Franklin Place, Atrium and Council Chambers, 101 Centrepointe Drive.

·       6:30-7:00 pm – Community Partner information booths

·       7:00-8:30 pm – Experts include:
o   Dr. Phil Ritchie from CHEO
o   Dr. Tracy Vallincourt from the University of Ottawa
o   Four Ottawa school boards
o   Ottawa Police Service

·       8:30-9:00 pm – Question and answer period and Community Partner information booths

There is no cost to attend

No registration needed.

This event is brought to you by the Ottawa Bullying Prevention Coalition.

Hosted by Ottawa Public Health’s Parenting in Ottawa initiative.

Mar 10, 2015

Upcoming Presentations @ GMS

Mark your calendars! Greenbank MS has the following presentations scheduled for parents and guardians in our school community:

Thursday, April 30: Dr. Marian Small speaks about mathematics education in Canada.

Tuesday, May 5: Dr. Yoni Freedhoff speaks about healthy food choices for families.

Thursday, May 7: Future Gators Unite!! Grade 6 Parent/Guardian Information Night

All events begin at 7 pm.

Dr. Maggie Mamen's Slides

Dr. Mamen has provided the slides she used with her presentation last week. They are available for download on the School Council blog.

Peter Pan Jr. is Coming to SRB!

Wiggly Tooth Productions Presents

Friday, April 24, 2015
Sir Robert Borden High School Auditorium
Box office opens at 5:30p.m.
Show starts at 6:30p.m.
Adult: $7.00/Children (4-13): $5.00
Children 3 and under are free

 About Wiggly Tooth Productions:
  • the company's motto is "by kids, for kids"
  • this is their third show (the previous two shows have sold out thanks to a very supportive community)
  • it is a cast of 19 (9-13 year olds), with 16 of the cast from Greenbank and Knoxdale
  • Anyone interested in getting tickets can email

Music and Lyrics by
Sammy Cahn, Sammy Fain, Michelle Tumes, Xavier Atencio, George Bruns, Jack Lawrence, Frank Churchill, Winston Hibler, Ted Sears, Oliver Wallace and Ray Kelley
Music Adapted & Arranged and Additional Lyrics by Eric Svejcar
Book Adapted and Additional Lyrics by David Zellnik
Based on the screenplay by
Ted Sears, Erdman Penner, Bill Peet, Winston Hibler, Joe Rinaldi, Milt Banta,
Ralph Wright and William Cottrell
Based on the play by J.M. Barrie
Disney's Peter Pan JR. is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI).
All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI.
421 West 54th Street, New York, NY 10019
Phone: 212-541-4684 Fax: 212-397-4684

Mar 5, 2015

Happy First Friday!!

Don't forget to wear your favourite jersey to celebrate First Friday!!

Feb 24, 2015

Chemistry Magic Show and Activity Centre - Carleton University

New Health and Physical Education Curriculum

Please take a moment to view the Director's comments regarding the new Health and Physical Education curriculum. Should you have any questions please don't hesitate to contact Mr. Pare at school.