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October 17th, 2017

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October 17th, 2017
by Bettina Perron - Tuesday, 17 October 2017, 9:35 AM

October 17th, 2017


LOST & FOUND: Missing a Hoodie, water bottle or T-shirt? Check out he overflowing lost & found table in the hallway outside rm 113.

SCHOOL ID AND  PHOTOS: There are still many school photos and I.D. cards waiting to be picked up from the office.  Photo Retake day is Monday, October 30th!  Any students that did not have pictures taken at the first photo session must get  a photo done for the yearbook and student id.  There is no charge.  If you are having retakes done you must bring back your first photo package and give it to the photographer.

LOOKING FOR A NEW BEST FRIEND? Well we've got the perfect opportunity for you! Tomorrow we are hosting a “Meet Your New Best Friend” gamie in the MPR at lunch. Sign up sheets are posted around the school!

HOMEWORK HELP: Homework Help is now available Tuesday through Friday mornings starting at 7:30am and after school in the Learning Commons Monday through Friday until 4pm.


JR GIRLS BASKETBALL OPEN GYM: Jr Girls Basketball open gym Wednesday night at 5 pm in the small gym.


DID YOU KNOW......there is a Career Centre Website where you can find more detail on Job and volunteer opportunities, and training : /course/view.php?id=88     On the Stelly's web page Click on Resources from the drop down tab click on Career Centre

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITES: (Come to the Career Centre for More info)

Special Olympics Bowling.  Special Olympics BC is looking for an enthusiastic volunteer to serve as head coach of their 5-pin bowling program on Tuesdays 5- 6:30pm at Miracle Lanes in Sidney.
Face Painting at a Halloween Pumpkin Carving Event October 22 – hosted by the Remax Realty Group. 4 face painters are needed – experience an asset, but not required.

Spaces are still available for the following training sessions:

FoodSafe Level 1 on Oct 20th from 8:30-4:30.
Basics of Banking & Finance on Oct 28th from 10:00- 11:30. 
Both courses offered by Beacon Community Services in Sidney.  Stop by the Career Centre for more info.

Victoria | SheBiz 2017

WCM SheBiz is a day-long event that features speakers from a variety of industries as well as interactive activities for young women in grades 10 + 11. Through this unique forum, the attendees will have access to business leaders, business topics, and exposure to numerous & existing career opportunities available to women in business.

Friday, November 17, 2017,  8:00 am - 3:30 pm at St. Margaret’s School

Space is limited, register on-line at:

GRAD 2018

P.S.I.B.C EVENT:  Interested in attending a Post Secondary Institute within BC? Maybe UVIC, Camosun, SFU or VIU? On Thursday, October 26th from 6:30pm - 8:10pm Stelly's is hosting the Annual Post Secondary Institutes of BC event. It is a great event to gather more information, ask questions, find out about admission requirements or specific programs!

Grad Portraits
Reminder to Grads: make sure you book your grad photos ASAP!   To book you appointment, please go to the Lifetouch website:   Sitting fee of $25 is due at the time of your appointment.  Information brochures are available on the Grad board in the main foyer.


PARENTS AS CAREER COACHES: The Saanich District #63  Career Teachers are pleased to sponsor an evening seminar  for parents and guardians on Monday November 6th at 6:30pm at Stelly's. Marion Haythorne, a Capilano instructor, leads parents through an engaging seminar using interactive activities to explore interests/values and career pathways for their children. This seminar is not just for parents of Grade 12 students, but for all parents of High School aged students!

BREAKFAST CLUB VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: The Stellys Breakfast Program needs parent volunteer help. 7:30am-9am Wednesday and Friday mornings. Please contact Leila at if you are able to help!