The Daily Buzz

September 14th, 2018

 
 
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September 14th, 2018
by Bettina Perron - Friday, 14 September 2018, 12:14 PM
 

THE DAILY BUZZ
September 14th, 2018

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

Reminder to return School Forms to the office ASAP!.

FREE Western Speedway Family Passes available in the office for this weekends Sprint Car Races!

GOOGLE GSUITE ACCOUNT FORMS:  There are over 200 students that have not filled out the YELLOW GSuite for Education account forms! Those students that have not filled out these forms will have their google accounts deactivated on Friday. Forms available in the learning commons.

PHOTO DAY
School Photo Day is on Monday September 17th.  Every student in every grade needs a photo taken for school I.D. purposes, even if you do not plan to purchase photos.

STUDENT PARKING
Reminder to all students who are driving cars to school:  all cars must be registered if you are parking in the student parking lot.  Please come to the office to pick up your registration form. 

ATHLETICS:

Sailing Club is starting soon for this Fall!!  The season will be September 22 - October 27, with a 2 hour session during the week and 3 hours on Saturdays (specific days/times tbd soon).  Whether you are experienced or brand new to sailing we are happy to have you join!! For more information please contact Christine Bennett at cbennett@saanichschools.ca

CAREER CENTRE

WORK EXPERIENCE 12A/12B

Reminder that the Work Experience 12A / 12B registration deadline is September 28th! If you have a job or are volunteering and are wishing to receive Work Experience credits for this year, you must be registered by September 28th to receive credit for your hours!! This time can also count toward your grade 12 Grad Transition requirement.See Mr. Rhodes in the Career Centre to register ASAP!

TRAINING & EDUCATION:

Startup Slam Tech Conference - SEPTEMBER 22, 2018 - UNIVERSITY OF VICTORIA, ECS BUILDING. The largest Tech Conference on Vancouver Island. Connect with local tech companies and attend session on topics like git, Android Studio, game design and Docker! Lunch is provided. For more information and FREE registration: https://www.startupslam.io/

HAIRSTYLIST APPRENTICESHIP - starting February 2019  Do you LOVE hair? Have you ever considered a career as a Hairstylist??  Are you a social person that likes people, enjoys being a team player that is motivated with a positive attitude? Hairstylist apprenticeships provide you with the training and qualifications you need to work in the aesthetics and beauty industry. Available to grade 10-11-12 students. Interested? See Mr. Rhodes in the Career Centre for an application package.

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITES

Thrifty Foods, Sidney location (9810 7 St, Sidney) is hiring in the Deli Department. $12.65 an hour.  *Thrifty’s is willing to sponsor you for Work Experience 12A - 12B*   Apply in person at the Customer Service Desk. For more information contact Linda Dowden in person at the Deli counter or call (250) 656-0946. Applications are online @ https://www.thriftyfoods.com/career

Peninsula Co-op is now hiring in their Food Centre. Full-time and part-time, year round positions in the Deli, Bakery, Grocery, Meat and Produce Departments!  For more information see the poster on the Career Centre Job Board. Apply on-line www.peninsulaco-op.com or in person at the Food Centre, 2132 Keating X Road

Bistro Suisse - a busy local restaurant located in Sidney is offering job opportunities as a Busser / Server assistant or Dishwasher (2470 Beacon Ave) $12.65 hour

Pharmasave in Sidney is looking for a part time Pharmacist Assistant: Evening and Weekends, $12.65 to start. Apply in Person to Pharmasave (Bob), 9810 7th Street, Unit 200, Sidney, BC

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

Central Saanich Terry Fox Community Run - Volunteers Needed
Sunday, September 16-  8:30 am to 11:00 am
Students will be in pairs and would be “extra marshals” helping to mark the route and encouraging runners/walkers/cyclists.
FREE pancakes, muffins, fruit, coffee, juice, etc. and you can enter for draw prizes. If you are interested contact Mr. Braun at Stelly’s Secondary School rbraun@saanichschools.ca

GRADS:

Scholarship Meeting - The first Scholarship meeting of the year will be on Wednesday, September 26th at lunch in Room 116.  All grade 12’s are encouraged to attend. 

PARENTS:

How to Stay Informed
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THAT'S IT FOR TODAY STELLY'S..........STAY GOLDEN AND MAROON!