The Daily Buzz

October 24th, 2017

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October 24th, 2017
by Bettina Perron - Tuesday, 24 October 2017, 9:59 AM

October 24th, 2017


BLOW OUT THE DUST MUSIC CONCERT: The first music concert of the year is happening on Wednesday, October 25th at 7pm in the MPR. Everyone Welcome!

30th ANNUAL HALLOWEEN HOWL: Stelly's Annual Halloween Howl is Friday, October 27th from 4:30pm to 6pm in the Small gym.

NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS DANCE: Starting Tomorrow at lunch we will be selling tickets to the NIghtmare before Christmas Dance on November 2nd. No tickets are sold at the door and if you are early enough to get your tickets you can get two dollars of general admission from Pendray’s Corn Maze. So hurry up and get your tickets!

BADMINTON INTRAMURALS: Anyone interested in playing badminton Intramurals?  Sign up is on the PE board outside the main office.  Games will start next Wednesday so grab a partner and come play at lunch!

S.C.A.T.S. Fundraiser: Tickets for the Victoria Royals vs Kelowna Rockets Sat. Nov. 4th. are on sale at lunch today. Tickets are $20.00 each and a fundraiser for the new Theatre project happening at Stelly's!

SCHOOL ID AND  PHOTOS:  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.

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.


QSA meeting today at lunch in Rm 106


ROWING: Reminder to ALL rowers that we will be doing our team photo at the lake today at 4:00pm just before practice starts. Please remember to bring your team racing uniform!

JR GIRLS BASKETBALL TRYOUTS: Any grade 9 or 10 girls interested in playing basketball this year the first tryout will be Today 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

It's Camosun's TEAC 105 (Explorations in Technology) registration time for the Feb-May 2018 course!  This dual-credit course, runs on Fridays from 3-6 pm, and provides current high school students with an introduction to careers and basic skills in 4 technology areas:
1) Computer Science,
2) Electronic and Computer Engineering Technology,
3) Civil Engineering Technology, and
4) Mechanical Engineering Technology.
Students will complete a hands-on project in each of the 4 areas as they explore potential career and post-secondary options. See the Counselling Office for application forms.


Are you interested in the PLUMBING or PIPE INSULATION  TRADES? A local company is looking to HIRE apprentices!! Interested?? Come to the Career Centre to talk to Mr. Rhodes

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 from  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 TRANSITIONS: Grade 12's it's time to get started on your Graduation Transitions Paperwork. GT requirements are now posted on the Career Centre Info. Board,  on the school website and all  paperwork is available on-line and in the Career Centre


Vancouver Day Trip - November 15th

Registration forms for the International Student Vancouver Day Trip are due by this ThursdayOctober 26.


STELLY'S PARENTS 1st AFTER GRAD 2018 MEETING on Tuesday at 7pm in the Learning Commons. The goal is to provide Stelly's students the opportunity to celebrate the milestone of graduation in a safe environment free of drugs and alcohol. Whether you have a little or a lot of time to volunteer, there are many positions available!

HELP......BREAKFAST CLUB VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: The Stellys Breakfast Program needs your help! Are you able to help out 7:30am-9am Wednesday or Friday mornings? Please contact Leila at if you are able to help!