There will be no classes for students on Friday, February 13, 2015. This is a Professional Development day for teachers.
Also, the students will be celebrating Valentine's Day on Thursday afternoon, February 12, 2015.
Report cards will be going home with students on Wednesday, November 19. The parent/teacher interviews will be on Thursday, November 20nd in the late afternoon and Friday, November 21st in the morning. There will be NO CLASSES for students on Friday, November 21st. Your appointment time will be attached to your child's report card.
The students will be having their Halloween Party on Friday, October 31st in the afternoon. There will be a costume parade, games and, of course, treats!
There will be prizes for best costumes in each grade. Remember, it's not just the costumes being judged, it's the actions that go with it too.
Welcome back to Harcourt School. It's going to be another awesome year. We have lots of new faces this year.
On behalf of all the students and staff, we would like to give a Huge Welcome to our new principal KEVIN SCULLY! Mr. Scully comes to us from EWG Middle School in Rexton. He has lots of great ideas and his enthusiasm is infectious. Stay tuned for upcoming news and events.
The staff and students would like to wish our principal, Tammy Gregan, good luck and best wishes as she leaves our school to work in the Miramichi region. She has been with us for several years, the past two as principal. She has brought her knowledge, experience and love for her work to our school and she will be missed.
Due to the situation still unfolding in Moncton , it has been decided, for the safety of students and staff, that the Harcourt and Rexton schools will be closed on Friday, June 6. Please listen to the local news for updates.
What to eat before exercising?
Did you know that it is important to energize yourself
by eating well before playing sports, or going for a run? Carbohydrates are the
most important type of nutrient that someone need for energy before a game. You
can get these by eating fruits, vegetables grains such as pasta, spaghetti, or
breads. Avoid food containing high levels of sugar before a game, such as candy
bars or pop.
It is good to eat a meal with lots
of energy and carbohydrates 2-3 hours before being active. This gives the food
What to drink when exercising? Water? Sport drinks? Electrolyte gels? Energy drinks? The choices you have in store are endless but which one are really worth it? Water is always a good choice. Water contains no calorie, no sugar, no additive, etc. Your body always needs water, even when you are not exercising. To be more environmental friendly, use a refillable water bottle. Sport drinks like Gatorade or PowerAde are a mix of water, sugar, flavor and electrolytes (Sodium and Potassium).