Plan to attend the Arts Gala and Silent Auction Fundraiser to benefit Sir John A. Macdonald School .
DATE: Friday, March 2, 2012
TIME: 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.
LOCATION: Sir John A. Macdonald School, 22 Harder Drive, Belleville
- This event will showcase the artwork of SJAM student artists. Silent Auction items  will be open for bidding. Entertainment will be provided by the school Children’s Choir, members of Mr. Murphy’s Grade 5/6 class and Quinte Ballet School. A professional photographer will be available for portraits for $5.
- Cold hors d’oeuvres and refreshments will be served.
- Admission is $5 for adults, free for children. Tickets can be purchased in advance or at the door.
Sir John A. Macdonald School, located in the west end of Belleville, serves approximately 250 students from Junior Kindergarten to Grade 8. SJAM is a single storey accessible school with a library and computer lab, a spacious playground with adjoining parks and arena nearby. The school is proud of its 45 year history of education excellence. The focus is on literacy and numeracy. The school is designated as a “Healthy Active School Community” and an EarthCARE school, as well. Each month learning is celebrated through a celebration assembly which showcases all aspects of school curriculum and extra-curricular activities. The school newsletter “The Message” communicates to our community each month highlighting student work and learning. SJAM also provides a vibrant program for English Language Learners. Building an inclusive school community is a priority for all who attend and work at Sir John A. Macdonald.
For more information, please contact:
Kerry Donnell, Communications Officer, 613-966-1170 or 1 800 267-4350, extension 2354, [email protected]