RGFI - BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL                                              
2014 National Blue Ribbon School

L’immersion est la formation des capacités langagières et interculturelles.

Clean Up and Green Up RGFI with butterfly gardens!

School Beautification Saturday October 25, 2014, 10am-4pm



10:00 am                     Arrival & Sign-inJ

10:00 - 10:15 am         Welcome / Assign Work Stations:

10:15am - 3:30pm       Activities at Work Stations


Atrium Butterfly Garden:

5-7 adults; students grade 2 and older

land leveling needed & clearing

1 tree, 3 shrubs & 29 flowering plants to plant

some litter removal

South Entrance Twin Butterfly Garden:

3-5 adults; students grade 5 and older

Approximately 40 shrubs and flowering plants to plant

litter removal and ground clearing

East Corner Butterfly Garden

3-5 adults; students grade 5 and older

1 tree, 3 shrubs, about 10 flowering plants to plant

prune existing shrubs

litter removal and ground clearing

Rain Barrel Installation

3 adults; students grade 5 and older

Daffodil Planting (Return of Daffodil Mania)

3-5 adults; students grade k - grade 3

entails lots of walking

approximately 100 daffodil bulbs for planting

Lounge and Indoor Traffic Monitor

2 adults

attend to heated foods

watch hallway activity

Photo Journalist

2 adults; students grade 6 and older

entails lots of walking

need digital camera

1:00 - 2:00pm              Lunch / Shift Changes

3:30 - 4:00pm              collect yard waste bags /tidy-up/ dismissal

Tools & Materials Needed

Hand shovels

Regular shovels


Manual clippers

Pruning tools


Wheel barrows


Yard waste bags

Compost or Organic

Friday, November 7, 2014 --- National French Week Celebration/Community Event.  6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

As always, we welcome your visit to our school and classrooms during the day. Please make sure you respect our cardinal rule of not speaking in English inside the immersion classrooms. Also, make sure you stop by the office and get a visitor's pass. We want to keep all our students safe!

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