The Daily Buzz

September 28th, 2018

 
 
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September 28th, 2018
by Bettina Perron - Friday, 28 September 2018, 11:06 AM
 

THE DAILY BUZZ
September 28th, 2018

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

Happy Orange Shirt Day Stelly's.... Thank you to those students and staff who chose to wear orange shirts today and show respect for residential school survivors and their families.

MANDATORY Jr boys soccer meeting at the start of lunch in the small gym.  ALL TEAM MEMBERS MUST ATTEND!

Pendray Farms Corn Maze - On SATURDAY September 29, Pendray Farms Corn Maze is teaming up with Saanich Peninsula Lions Food Bank: with a donation of a non-perishable food item, 1 child per family will be given free entry to the maze that day. Pendray Farms is at 9537 West Saanich Road, North Saanich.  

PAC MEETING- Oct 2nd - The first PAC meeting of the year is happening next Tuesday, Oct 2nd at 7pm in the Learning Commons. All Parents/guardians are welcome to attend!

EUROPE 2019:  Are you interested in visiting Europe on Spring Break? There will be a tour to London, Paris, Florence and Rome in March, 2019. If you would like more information, please see Ms Liberatore in room 144 or email at tliberatore@saanichschools.ca

CAREER CENTRE

WORK EXPERIENCE 12A/12B Registration deadline is Today! If you have a job or are volunteering and want to receive Work Experience credits for this year, you must be registered by the end of the day today to receive credit for your hours!! See Mr. Rhodes in the Career Centre to register ASAP!

Army Reserve Open House and Job Fair - Saturday

There will be interactive displays, vehicles, and military equipment available. Saturday, September 29, 2018 10 – 4 LtGen E.C. Ashton Armoury.  724 Vanalman Ave Saanich, BC

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITES

Various Jobs:

Sidney, Bazan Bay Road, Vacuuming weekly, 2 hours @ $15.00/Hour

Sidney, Malaview Avenue, weekly yard work, weeding, raking and trimming, 2 hours @ $15.00/Hour

Sidney, Fourth Street, yard and beach raking and clean up, 2 hours @ $ 13.00/Hour

Sidney, Fifth Street, weekly vacuuming and cleaning floors, 2 hours @ $15.00/Hour

Contact Sara: slawton@beaconcs.ca  or 250-656-5537

Hillside Centre CAREER FAIR - September 29, from 11 am - 3 pm - Visit Guest Services for a list of participating Hillside retailers.  Bring resumes and be dressed for interviews!

Chucks’ Burger Bar in Sidney is looking for a part-time dishwasher and hostess for Thursday and Friday nights and Saturdays (2031 Malaview Ave. W. Sidney) $12.65 hour  *Chuck’s Burger Bar is willing to sponsor you for Work Experience 12A - 12B*  Please call Kristi Abbott @ 778-351-2485 to set up an interview.

Adrienne's Restaurant & Tea Garden AT MATTICK'S FARM  Is looking for dishwashers, cashiers and prep & line cooks after school and weekends $12.65 + tips. Apply online at: https://www.adriennesteagarden.com/employment Or email resume to Sabine t-garden@shaw.ca

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

Saanich Peninsula Hospital is now accepting applications for New Volunteers, starting October 15, 2018. This is an excellent opportunity for students interested in the Health Care Assistance Program. Duties would include helping with music and memories program - moving residents in wheelchairs - crafts and activities - play games - write letters - special events - have 1:1 visits for companionship - sharing your gifts and talents with residents. Contact Lindsay Meissner directly @ (250) 652-7519 or Lindsay.Meissner@viha.ca  checkout their website: https://www.islandhealth.ca/volunteer-resources/volunteer-opportunities/volunteer-saanich-peninsula-hospital

British Columbia Sustainable Energy Association -  What do you think about our world, what do you feel? The BCSEA Victoria Chapter presents “Youth Involvement Project” -  Connecting Students to the Low-Carbon Economy. Expanding high school students’ knowledge and interest in Renewable Energy (RE) and empowers them to explore career opportunities in the green economy. Interested?? https://www.bcsea.org/chapters/victoria Contact the Project Coordinator Rafe Sunshine : 250.592.2689

GRAD 2019

GRAD PARENT INFO NIGHT - OCT 11th

Please join us on Thursday, October 11th at 7pm in the Stelly’s Learning Commons to learn about the many details of your student’s upcoming Grad year. Topics Include;

  • Where to locate key information and timelines

  • Grad Transitions

  • Grad Credit Checks/Diploma Verification

  • Scholarship Opportunities  

  • Post Secondary Information

  • Planning for success

  • Grad Activities

Following the meeting at 8pm, the Dry Grad 2018 Committee will have their first parent meeting. At this time, information will be shared regarding the event and opportunities to become involved. Please support the Dry Grad in any way you can!

COMMUNITY

SCOUTS CANADA: The 10th Tsartlip Ventures (Scouts Canada program for boys and girls aged 14-18) have developed their outdoor plan for 2018-2019.  Their focus this year is on camping and day hikes.  The Venturers are not meeting every week; they normally meet to plan their outdoor activities such as camps or hikes.  If you would like a summary of the Venturer program or have any questions, please email 10tsartlip@victoriascouts.ca.  We can put you in touch with a Venturer who attends Stelly’s.

PENINSULA SOCCER ASSOC.  is looking for players! Girls ages between 13-15 yrs wanting to play soccer ....Anybody welcome to try out for our SILVER DIVISION team. Please look at our website, (www peninsulasoccer.ca )and if interested drop an email to our team coach , Geoff Burkinshaw at gburkinshaw@shaw.ca

PARENTS:

PARENTS AS INFORMED PARTNERS” CAREER EDUCATION SEMINAR
Saanich Career Education presents "Parents as Informed Partners" at the Mary Winspear Centre in Sidney on Thursday, Oct. 4th at 7:00 pm. Learn about various specialty programs, "dual credit", post secondary and trades training while still in high school, hear from a parent & student panel, partner post secondary institutions, and much more! Visit the Career Centre for more information on this great career path information meeting!

THAT'S IT FOR TODAY STELLY'S..........STAY GOLDEN AND MAROON!