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June 21st, 2019

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June 21st, 2019
by Bettina Perron - Friday, 21 June 2019, 3:04 PM

June 21st, 2019


2019-2020 School Bus Registration is open for students wishing to take the District School Bus next year.  Please go to the School District Website under transportation and register your student. Note: Students must be registered by July 15th, 2018 to ensure a seat on the bus.

YEARBOOKS: If students did not receive their yearbooks on Wednesday, Please see Mr. Hart in the computer lab!

TIMETABLES:  If students missed TA on Wednesday, Next Years timetables are available for pick up in the main office.

Report Card pickup is THURSDAY June 27 from 8:30 - 9:15 in TA classroom.  Additional times to pick up Report cards will Friday, June 28th through Friday,July 5th 8am -3pm only. Report Cards will not be mailed home. Parents are welcome to pick up report cards.

TEXTBOOKS/LIBRARY BOOKS: Please return ALL textbooks and Library resources by Tuesday, June 25th. Feel free to put them on any carts you see around the school or bring them to the Learning commons.

Japan 2020 Spring Break Trip :Have you ever thought about travelling to Japan?  Stelly's Secondary School is organizing an educational and cultural trip to Japan during Spring Break of 2020. We are going to Tokyo, Hakone, Osaka, Kyoto and Hiroshima. You will have the unique experience of being able to immerse yourself in both old and new traditions that co-exist within the Japanese culture!! Come to the meeting on Monday June 24th at 6 pm or see Mrs. Fitzgerald for more information.

LOCKER CLEAN OUT: Be sure you locker is completely cleaned out by Friday, June 21st. Locks and contents will be removed on Wednesday, June 26th. All unclaimed items will be donated on July 2nd to a local charity.

LOST & FOUND TABLE: A lost & found table is in the hallway, near the office.  Lots of t-shirts, hoodies,  water bottles, etc. All unclaimed items will be donated to a local charity.


WORK EXPERIENCE 12A &12B - If you have a job or are volunteering this summer be sure to sign up for Work Experience and receive extra credits, you must register by June 25th to receive credit for your hours!! See the Career Center for more details!

Camosun Summer Career Exploration Programs
Students born between January 2004 and December 2006 can have fun, learn new skills & explore exciting career areas during the summer at Camosun College.
Aug. 6-9: Entrepreneurship & Sheet Metal;
Aug 12-16: Science & Light Truck Transport;
Aug. 19-23: Carpentry.
Sign up for one or more programs. $150 per program.To REGISTER and for more info, please see:

Trades Exploration -TEx Program) Have you thought about a career in the trades?  Not sure if it will be right for you? Get samples of Welding, Carpentry, Electrical and Plumbing through a Semester 2 TEx Program!  Earn work experience credits and learn about the steps to apprenticeship and Red Seal Certification. There's still time to register! See Mr. Rhodes in the Career Centre for more info.


Have You Considered a Career in AVIATION and DESIGN? School District #61 is hosting a semester long Aviation and Design Program @ Mt. Doug Secondary February - June 2020  Partnering With Viking Air, Victoria Flying Club, Pacific Sky, VIH Aviation Group & Camosun College. See Career Centre Info Board for more information!!  To register talk with Mr. Rhodes in the Career Cent.  APPLICATIONS ARE DUE BY NOVEMBER  2019

AUTOTECH PROGRAM - Do you love cars? Enjoy working with your hands? Need credits for graduation?

How would you like to be a Camosun student before you graduate? STARTS February 2020 – Application deadline is mid-November 2019.  13 weeks (February-June) of instruction at Esquimalt High. 7 weeks at Camosun College for Automotive Service Technician Apprenticeship Program. 100 hours of Work Experience to be completed before Camosun begins

To register talk with Mr. Rhodes in the Career Centre

BC Regional Council of Carpenters Summer Youth Employment Project - Get Paid to Learn a Trade. Try a paid internship in Carpentry. It’s a skill you’ll have forever!! Pick up an application in the Career Centre. Call Jordan Kersch 250-883-9002

GRAD 2019

BOTTLE DRIVE FOR GRAD 2020: On Saturday, June 22 from 9am to 12pm is the first Bottle Drive for  After Grad 2020. The after grad 2020 parents are looking for a few volunteers to help out with the monthly bottle drive fundraiser for 2020 after grad.  This ongoing fundraiser takes place on the 4th Saturday of each month from 9:00-12:00 at Stelly’s. The Bottle Drive schedule coinsides with the Community Recycling and soft plastics drop-off at Stelly’s each month.  The Bottle Drive summer dates are as follows: June 22, 2019, July 27, 2019, August 24, 2019; and will continue until May 2020.  Please contact Corinna Laird  by Phone or Text 250-818-3893