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May 22nd, 2018

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May 22nd, 2018
by Bettina Perron - Tuesday, 22 May 2018, 11:47 AM

May 22nd, 2018


GRAD SPIRIT DAY: This Thursday, May 24th, is grad 2018 Spirit day- so make sure to wear lots of purple and grad merch! Reminder to all students who are interested in participating in The Sting Spirit Event on Thursday to sign up on the facebook page. There are still lots of opportunities to participate in trivia games, relay races, etc. Any staff interested please check the sign-up sheet in the staff room!

COFFEE CONCERT: Stelly's Coffee concert is Wednesday at 7pm in the MPR. Come on out for an awesome night of talent, treats, and of course, coffee or tea! The last audition is Today after school in the band room!

HOMEWORK HELP: Don't forget...Homework Help is available everyday in the Learning Commons starting at 7:30am and after school until 4pm.


Employment Advisor Visit – Thursday, May 24th

This Thursday at lunch in the Career Centre an Employment Advisor will be here so students can learn about how to get started with getting a job or how to get training for the job you want. Also, there will have information on how to get funding for Forklift Training, Traffic Control Ticket, Serving It Right, First Aid and more.


Young Women in Ocean Literacy; Marine Conservation and Leadership Camp

A Unique Outdoor Education and Adventure Experience in July on Hornby Island

is offering an all-female camp for students ages 15-18. If you would like to take your learning, leadership and love of the marine environment to a whole new level then this outdoor education and adventure camp this summer from July 15-19 may be for you. Check out the link and registration info here:

ATTENTION GIRLS! Achieve Anything Foundation's Operation: This IS You!  Upcoming FREE experience events on VANCOUVER ISLAND include: SAR & Science at Sea – Canadian Coast Guard & Department of Fisheries & Oceans // October (TBA) – Day Sail on a Warship – Royal Canadian Navy // Sat. October 21 – Esquimalt, BC.     Upcoming FREE experience events on the MAINLAND include: Day Sail on a Warship – Royal Canadian Navy // Sun. May 29 - Vancouver, BC. Search & Rescue at Sea Island Hovercraft Base - Canadian Coast Guard // September (TBA) – Richmond, BC. Behind the Scenes: YVR Operations – YVR Airport Authority // Sat. September 29 – Richmond, BC. Tactical Day with VPD – Vancouver Police Department // Fall 2018 (TBA) – Vancouver, BC.  Note:  Please check the individual event descriptions for any minimum age restrictions – these are set by agency partners for liability reasons. Check out for more information and apply

FOODSAFE Level 1 - Monday, June 9th, 2018      8:30am – 4:30pm  SHOAL Centre Cost is $50.00. Food Safe is useful for anyone working in the food service, food retail, or food processing industries. You will learn how to handle food safely in order to prevent food from being contaminated. To Register contact Sara: or call 250-656-5537


RED BARN - Deli Clerk West Saanich Road location (5550 West Saanich Road) Looking to fill several summer positions with long-term potential! FoodSafe Level 1 preferred, but not required. $11.35 hr. ($12.65 as of June 1st). WANTED: individuals with outstanding customer service and some experience working in the food industry, preferably deli and candidates with day time flexibility for evening and weekend shifts. Email your resume to: Attn: Jayne -

Calibre Doors and Millwork Ltd. - Career Opportunity - a small joinery business located in Sidney, specializing in custom doors, windows and millwork have an opportunity for a student wishing to pursue a career in the field of carpentry to join our company. Full apprenticeship or part time work for the summer is available for a motivated student. This is a very busy shop.  Must be keen, outgoing, and serious about working in this trade. Wage will depend on experience!! Contact Kevin Day at 250-818-2258

Island View Mini Golf is looking for full and part time staff from 9:30 am to dusk,7 days a week, weather permitting. $11.35 hour ($12.65 as of June 1st). Duties include customer service, cash and some minor landscaping. Please email your resume for interviews to: