The Daily Buzz

March 9th, 2017

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March 9th, 2017
by Bettina Perron - Thursday, 9 March 2017, 9:47 AM

March 9th, 2017


Best of Luck to the Sr Girls Soccer Team today as they play their first game of the season

GRAD EXEC 2018: Are you in Grade 11 and think you want to be on Grad Exec next year? Please come to an information meeting in Mrs. Brown's class - room 116- today at lunch. After hearing what Grad Exec is all about, you can pick up an application form. All forms are due back to the office April 21st .

PI DAY IS TUESDAY! There will be a math and pie eating contest in the big gym at lunch. Sign up sheets are around the school and in Mr. Collins' room so you can sign up to compete against a team of teachers in this fun event!

Course Selection Forms for 2017-2018
Reminder that the Course selection form Submission Deadline was Friday. Get them in ASAP if you want your selected courses for next year! If you have any questions please book a counselling appt. ASAP !

FREE TUTORING: Need some extra help? Free Tutoring after school in the Learning Commons today!


10th Tsartlip Scout Group:  Looking for a great after school activity? The 10th Tsartlip Venturer Scouts (for high-school aged youth of all genders) meets on Thursday evenings.  There is still time to register for the spring season.  Next Camp March 30-April 2.  Contact Scouter Doug Ransom 250.516.9650.


BASKETBALL  TEAMS: Last call to return Basketball Uniforms....Return your uniforms to Mr Braun or you will be billed if not handed in by Friday!


SUMMER TRADES APPRENTICESHIPAT CFB ESQUIMALT: Interested in a paid summer apprenticeship in a trade? Applications are now being accepted at CFB Esquimalt for Electrical, Plumbing, Machinist, Millwright and Metal apprenticeships. See the Career Center for more details!

AUTOMOTIVE SCHOLARSHIPS: Interested in a Career in the Automotive industry? Scholarships are available....See Mrs. Laws or the Career Center for more details.

Aviation and Aerospace
Interested in exploring what careers there are in Aviation and Aerospace? Stop by the Career Centre to browse through new brochures on education, training and job opportunities in Canada's Aviation & Aerospace sector!

Retail Training Program
Get training in working a cash register, customer service, creating displays and more! This free certificate training program prepares you for first time work experiences in retail and many other work environments. Visit the Career Centre for more information.

Training Programs
Upcoming training programs being offered through Beacon Community Services:
Food Safe Level 1:   April 8th
Gardening Basics:   May 6, 13, 27;
Emergency First Aid:  May 8th 
These are all great courses to build your resume and help get a summer job.  Visit the Career Centre for more information.


GRAD TRANSITIONS: Reminder to Grads that the Deadline for completing and handing in Grad Transition Paperwork is April 3rd, 2017. Time to get started! Grad Transition Interview Day is Tuesday, April 11th, 2017

SPRING GRAD FUNDRAISER: Worried about paying for your Grad dinner/dance ticket in June? You can fund-raise by selling Hanging baskets and plants in our Spring Grad fundraiser. Delivery is right before Mother's Day so you'll be able to provide gifts for all your family and neighbours. Pick up the order forms in the office. Deadline for returning order forms is April 21st.

MAGIC WAND PROJECT: The Magic Wand is a non-profit organization that offers an inexpensive alternative to grad outfits for ANY Grad wanting to borrow a dress or tux, rather than buy (a small fee for cleaning is the only charge).  All outfits are new or like-new, and all accessories are included. See the office for more details.


TRAVEL DURING SPRING BREAK: ATTN INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS: All travel Application forms for travel during Spring Break must be submitted by Today!

Mt. Washington Ski Trip: All INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS registered for the Mt. Washington Ski Trip should come to a meeting on Friday at lunch in the Dining Room.