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March 16th, 2017

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March 16th, 2017
by Bettina Perron - Thursday, 16 March 2017, 10:23 AM

March 16th, 2017


Bon Voyage to our Grade 12 Global Perspectives Class as they head to Cochin India at the crack of dawn tomorrow morning. Remember with Age comes Wisdom and with Travel comes Understanding..... Have a safe journey!

Course Selection Forms for 2017-2018
Reminder that the Course selection form Submission Deadline has passed but it is not too late to submit your form. DO IT TODAY if you want your selected courses for next year!

SR CONCERT BAND: Reminder there is a short but important rehearsal for all Sr. Concert Band members at Lunch today


MATH CLUB: The last round of Waterloo Math contests is coming up in early April.  Any gr 9-12 students interested in writing the Euclid, Fryer, Galois or Hypatia contests MUST register with Mrs Hilton (room 169) before Spring Break


TENNIS TEAM: Practice after school today at 3:30pm at Centennial Park.


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!

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 CEREMONY MUSICAL AUDITIONS: Are you a Grad interested in performing at the Graduation Ceremony in June? Start thinking about your performance now as applications will be available on April 5th. Auditions will be after school May 2nd and May 3rd, 2017.

SPRING FUNDRAISER:  Are you a Grad who would like to NOT have to pay for a dinner/dance ticket in June? You can fund-raise by selling beautiful plants. Delivery will happen 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.

GRADS ATTENDING UVIC IN SEPTEMBER: Reminder the deadline to self report grades to UVIC is Friday, March 31st,2017

MAGIC WAND PROJECT:  The Magic Wand is a non-profit organization that offers an inexpensive alternative to grad outfits for students. The Magic Wand  is 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.

GRAD TRANSITIONS: Reminder to Grads that the Deadline for completing and handing in Grad Transition paperwork is right after Spring Break on April 3rd, 2017. Don't Delay......Time to get started! Grad Transition Interview Day is Tuesday, April 11th, 2017

DRY GRAD BOTTLE DRIVE: Dry Grad bottle drive is Saturday, March 25 between 9 am and 12 noon.


Vancouver Day Trip

Registration forms are now available International Students interested in going on the Vancouver Day Trip.. Completed forms are due Today.

Spirit Day is this Friday! Grades 9 to 11 are encouraged to wear Stelly's colours and Grads wear green!