The Daily Buzz

October 18th, 2019

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October 18th, 2019
by Susan Batham - Friday, 18 October 2019, 9:12 AM

October 1
8th, 2019


All Work Experience students who do not have a blue work duotang to collect their hours must come to a short workshop today at lunch in the Career Centre. If you can’t make it, you must see Ms. Cunningham or Mr Lockhart TODAY!

Homework Help is available every morning from 7:10am in the Learning commons and after school on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday until 4pm.

Interested in joining a student committee looking at health and wellness?  Come to the counselling area today at lunch, or see Ms Koenig for more information

Photo Retake Day – Oct. 28 - Photo retake day is MONDAY October 28 in block 1, if you missed the first photo day, or if you want a new photo taken. If you want retakes, you must return your complete original package (and I.D. card) to the photographer at the time of retakes.  Purchasing photos is optional, but all students in all grades need to have school photos taken, for school identification purposes (grade 12’s too - even if you are having grad photos taken).


Junior Boys Basketball – Tryouts today after school. See Mr. Braun.

Senior Boys Basketball – Tryouts today from 5-7pm. See Mr. Braun.

Swim Team – Could all members of the swim team who are going to regionals this weekend please see Mr. Siebert today at break or at lunch to confirm your ride and to hand in your permission forms.


Students interested in finding out more about a new Textile Art Club, please go to the Textile Room at the beginning of lunch today. See you there!

Interested in playing card or board games? Room 172  will be open for drop in games today at lunch.  Come learn a new game or bring one of your own to share. Everyone welcome!

GRAD 2020

POINSETTIA PLANT FUND RAISER: Grads do you want to decrease your Grad Activity fees this year? Grad Poinsettia fundraiser order forms are now available on the Grad Board in the main foyer! Forms are due back Monday, November 18th, 2019.

BOTTLE DRIVE FOR GRAD 2020: The next Grad bottle drive is Saturday, October 26th  from 9:00am - 12:00pm to raise money for the After Grad 2020. The Bottle Drive schedule coincides with the Community Recycling and soft plastics drop-off at Stelly’s each month. Volunteers are needed.

GRAD PORTRAITS:  Grads, it is time to book your grad photos. Lifetouch is bringing their portable photo studio to Stelly's at the end of October for Grad Portraits, October 28--Nov 7th, 2019. To book your appointment, please go to the website:   Make sure you put "Saanichton" under city.  Sitting fee of $25 is due at the time of your appointment (if you know you are not purchasing photos, no sitting fee is required, but we DO need you to have a photo taken for the yearbook). Information posters are posted around the school.  Don't put this off until later, or all of the appointments will be booked up and you will run out of time!


Vancouver Day Trip - November 13th - Registration forms are now available in the International Office for International Students interested in going on the Vancouver Day Trip Excursion scheduled for Wednesday, November 13, 2019. The Cost is $85.00 which includes Admission to Capilano Bridge and FlyOver Canada, Ferry and Bus Transportation. Completed forms are due by Tuesday, October 29 or until the buses are full, whichever comes first.