Cougar Corner: New look for school van

Check out the school website to find out how the newly wrapped Cougar Van came to be. G.F. Kells Website (

Gordon F Kells Community calendar (formerly the Lion’s calendar) is being developed. Advertising can be purchased for $50. Birthdays and anniversaries can be submitted and will be included in the calendar with the purchase ($20) of a calendar. Send information to

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In this reporting period report cards were sent home to grade 7 – 9 parents, but we will not be sending report cards out to 10 – 12 parents because they can access student results and attendance on-line at any time.  It was great to see so many parents, guardians, and students out for Student Led Conferences. Remember, if you ever want to set up an interview with one of your child’s particular teachers, please contact the school.

To get your 2017/2018 Yearbook (or your 2016/2017 Yearbook), check out the link on the G.F. Kells Website (

Staff and Students are selling 2 Broke Gals soup mixes as a school fundraiser. The campaign will run from November 8th to 23rd. Funds raised will go towards weekly student spirit activities, decorating for holidays, our Dickens Parade float and annual Spring Dance. If you would like to help support our school, please seek out any of our students.

Fitness club is back at GFK for another year. Fitness club runs every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday mornings from 7:45 – 8:30 and is open to all GFK students and staff, all fitness levels are welcome. Come out and get a workout in to start your day!

Remember, the School Community Council meets every 2nd Wednesday of the month at 7:00 P.M. If you want to know what is going on at the school or have questions, please plan to attend.  Your participation is necessary for our school success.

Have you forgotten your HomeLogic password? You may now click on the “Forget Password” link to retrieve it.  Visit our HomeLogic page for additional information. Parents are reminded to continue to use the Home Logic Parent Portal to keep up with their children’s grades and attendance. Parents can contact the school for information about how to set up access. Remember, if you ever want to set up an interview with one of your child’s particular teachers, please contact the school.

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