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November 27th, 2017

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November 27th, 2017
by Bettina Perron - Monday, 27 November 2017, 11:03 AM

November 27th, 2017


BRENTWOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL ZONE SIGN: Reminder to students to be respectful and NOT move portable School Zone signs on sidewalks in front of Brentwood Elementary as they can not be not seen by drivers passing through the area in front of the elementary school.

STELLY'S GLOBAL GALA: The Global Gala is this Thursday, November 30th from 5-9 at the school! If you don’t have a ticket, they are being sold in the main foyer at lunch all of this week for $16.

HANDBALL INTRAMURALS: Handball Intramurals continue today at lunch in the small gym

GRADE 9 STUDENTS: 70 Immunization forms have still NOT been returned to the office.....please do so ASAP!

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


FREE RETAIL TRAINING - Brentwood Bay December 3, 10 and 17  

This certificate program prepares you for first time work experiences in retail and many other work environments.  You will be treated as an employee and you will be working alongside a busy team of staff members. You will have training in: Working a cash register and counting cash - Customer service - Creating displays - Sorting inventory - Assisting with pricing - Opening & closing procedures. To register contact Sara at or (250) 656-5537

Job Opportunity
The Island Health Tobacco and Vapour Prevention & Control Program is hiring for Minor Test Shoppers! This is a part-time paid position, approximately $14/hour; after school and weekend shifts. Working under the direct supervision of a Tobacco & Vapour Enforcement Officer (TVEO),  Minor Test Shoppers are required to enter stores and attempt to buy tobacco or vapour products.   Visit the Career Centre for more information.

Volunteer Opportunity
The BC Aviation Museum Kids Fest needs volunteers to help out at this popular annual event! December 28 & 29, from 11:00 - 3:00 pm. Choose from two 2-hour shifts or stay the whole day!  Volunteers help with flight simulators, games and craft area.  Please visit the Career Centre for more information.

We will have two University visits
this week:
MCGill University is visiting on Wednesday at lunch in the Career Center

UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA is visiting on Friday at 12:30pm in the Career Center

GRAD 2018

GRADS:  Make sure you fill out the Grad Yearbook Write up and Grad Ceremony Slide show google doc by December 6th. See the Grad Forum or Grad website for the link

GRAD SOCK & LANYARD order forms are on the grad board along with Grad Poinsettia Fund raiser forms

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 Information Board  and on the school website!