The Daily Buzz

May 15th, 2019

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May 15th, 2019
by Bettina Perron - Wednesday, 15 May 2019, 12:43 PM

May 15th, 2019


Reminder to Grads... All Scholarship Applications at due today by 3:30pm. Please drop off to Mrs. Laws in the main office.

Stelly's Drama 11/12 class presents "The Last Gladiator" on May 23rd & May 24th at 7pm in the MPR. Tickets are $5 for students and seniors and $10 for adults. Come on out and laugh at their hilarious antics!

Stelly's Jr Musical Theatre Class presents "Let's Go to the Movies" a tribute to Hollywood Musicals on Friday, May 31st at 7pm in the MPR. Tickets are available at the Main office. Adults $10 and Students $5.

Summer School Registration is opening on May 22nd at Spectrum Community School on a first come first serve basis.

Measles Catch-up for Students in Grades 10 to 12 – today watch for immunization consent packages to come home for students in grades 10, 11 and 12 who are unimmunized or under immunized for Measles, Mumps, Rubella (MMR). Please discuss the information in the consent package and involve your child in the decision to provide consent to immunization.  Immunizations will be provided at Stelly's school for students in grades 10 to 12 on TUESDAY June 4th,2019.

HOMEWORK HELP:  Need any help with your homework? Extra Help is available every morning from 7:15am in the Learning Commons or after school Monday/Tuesday and Thursday until 4pm! Check it out!


TASK PROGRAM:  Are you curious about the trades? Do you like working with your hands? Would you like to learn some new skills to gain employment? Do you want to to earn credits toward graduation? The TASK program is designed to introduce students to a wide array of trade training. Students will participate in a series of training modules in the following trade areas: Welding, Electrical, carpentry, Plumbing, sheet metal, auto service and much more. There will be an info session on Thursday at lunch in the career centre. Check it out!

Trades Exploration 2020 - If you are wondering about, or considering, a career in the trades, Saanich School District offers the Trades Exploration program, introducing students to the fields of carpentry, welding, electrical and plumbing. The semester 2 TEX Program can help you discover the trade that suits you and your talents best, and leads into post secondary trades training. There are still seats available! Please see Mr. Rhodes in the Career Centre to register.

TEAC 105 - Explorations in Technology - Do you want to explore Mechanical Engineering, Electronics, Civil Engineering, and Computer Science?  TEAC 105 explores these four technologies through hands-on activities and project-based learning. This dual-credit course is offered in partnership with Camosun College and runs on Friday afternoons at Camosun Interurban Campus from 3- 6 pm, from September to February. Get more information and applications from your school counsellors or the Career Centre.


Kelset Elementary School is looking for volunteers to help with their Spring Fair on June 7th. Volunteers are needed to run carnival games, face painting, craft tables, ticket booths. The fair runs from 5-8 pm, extra volunteers are also needed for set-up and clean-up. Contact Sara at:

Step Up Youth Program - Island Health’s Volunteer Program for Youth - Volunteer opportunities at both Victoria General Hospital and Royal Jubilee Hospital. All Youth in Grades 9-12 (Minimum age is 14). Application due: June 30th (accepted on a first come first serve basis) Interviews: July, Training: August. Program runs from September to 2nd Sunday in April. See the Career Centre Info Board for more information and program contacts

Volunteers Needed for the iCan Bike Program being held at Pearkes Rec Centre July 8-12 . iCan Bike camp teaches children with cognitive and/or physical challenges how to ride a two wheeled bike. Volunteers must be physically fit enough to walk, jog, and run beside riders. See the poster on Career Centre Info Board.

Volunteers needed for Brentwood Festival June 1 at Pioneer Park.  Help at this fun family event featuring artisans, concertsand farm stands. Our station involves children activities such asface painting, and children crafts.  4 volunteers needed for each shift. Shifts are 9-1 and 12-4, or stay the day!  Check it out at:     Contact Sara or 250-656-5537


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

Brentwood Bay Resort & Spa are looking to fill a couple of seasonal positions in housekeeping and as a dockhand. Both positions start at $13.85 and are part time hours up to a maximum of 30 hours a week. See the Career Centre for complete job descriptions. Email your resume + cover letter to our Human Resources Manager at Introduce yourself and specify which position you’re applying for!

Benson Cabinetry/Millwork is looking for a grade 12 student who is looking for full time employment after graduation.  Duties would include cleaning up the shop to start and then entry level position in shipping. $12.65 hour to start - 7:00 am to 3:30 pm.  Contact Renetta @ or call 250-652-4417 ext 106

Westshore MX is looking for some part time and full time staff for this season, duties vary from track worker, reception and store, bike repairs, help teach new people riding skills, and more!  Must be able to work with the public, work outside, have interest in dirt bikes and/or want to learn about motocross in general. Call 250- 590-8088 for more info., or see the full add at:

Blue’s Bayou Cafe (899 Marchant Road, Brentwood Bay, BC) is looking for dishwashers for evening shifts (5:30-9ish). $14.00 hour to start + tips + a meal. Please drop your resume off at Blues Bayou Cafe.

GRAD 2019

Recognition Ceremony Ticket Forms and Guest Application forms are are available in the main office for those grade 12 students who are on the eligible to graduate list.

Reminder to grade 12’s that there is a MANDATORY GRAD REHEARSAL at the UVic auditorium on Monday May 27th.  All graduating students must meet at the front of the school at 8:15am to prepare for bussing. Grads are not permitted to drive their own vehicles to UVic.

Grads...Studio 63 Hairdressing students, will be visiting Stelly’s on WEDNESDAY, May 22nd at lunch in the main foyer! Try out an up-do or braiding before Grad, or just come for the fun! Save the date and plan for a FREE hair styling