Monthly Archives: December 2015



From all of us to all of you, have a very Merry Christmas and a wonderful holiday with family and friends.

See you January 4.

Grandview Staff

Kindergarten Registration Starts in January 2016


Grand Erie schools are exciting, enriching places for young learners to receive an education.  They learn to explore the world around them, solve problems, and make new friends.
Our Kindergarten programs help students get off to the best possible start.  Your child will be challenged and encouraged to do his or her very best.  Our caring teachers are with them every step of the way! Children eligible for Junior Kindergarten must be 4 years old by December 31, 2016 to enrol. Contact Grandview School at 519 752 1422 to learn more about what you need to register.    To order your copy of Grand Erie District School Board’s Welcome to Kindergarten Guide, visit to order a copy or view online.

Trivia Winners

Congratulations to the grade 5/6 on winning the Christmas Trivia.

The last question today was:

According to Oscar the Grouch, what song did his uncle Bing Grouchby make famous?

Answer: Wet Christmas

Grandview Students Reach Out To Safyre

Grandview students, staff and parents signed a card for Safyre, the young girl from New York who was burnt in a fire.  Below is a link to her story.


Last Day Festivities!


As a fun way to celebrate our final day at Grandview before the holiday break, students and teachers are invited to wear RED and/or Green or their favourite ugly Christmas sweater! All students who participate will be earning points towards their colour house team!

Ho Ho Ho!!!

Have a happy and safe holiday season!





Grandview is Wrapping Up for Christmas

Mall Wrap

Several staff members joined in to support our nutrition program by wrapping gifts at the Brant Food For Thought table at Lynden Park Mall.  We took time out to go visit Santa! We will also be there on Dec. 21 from 12-3.

Holiday Trivia Update

Mr. Murray’s class continues to lead the pack.

Yesterday’s question:

In “Twelve Days of Christmas”, how many days’ gifts are birds?

Answer: 7

Day 1 – Partridge; Day 2 – Turtle Doves; Day 3-French Hens; Day 4- Calling Birds; Day 6 – Geese; Day 7 – Swans and  Day 5- The five golden rings refer to the golden bands on the ring necked pheasant

Today’s Question:

In the story, The Grinch That Stole Christmas, what was the main physical flaw that made him so mean?