The Daily Buzz

February 10th, 2020

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February 10th, 2020
by Bettina Perron - Monday, 10 February 2020, 1:27 PM

February 10th, 2020


Pink Shirt Day is Wednesday,Feb. 26th.  We encourage students to wear pink and participate in contributing to a positive, encouraging culture. We will also be taking a school picture of everyone wearing their pink shirts! Also to take a picture with your phone and put it on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook with #PinkShirtDay. Let's stop bullying by celebrating individuality and diversity.

Stelly's 1st Coffee Concert is happening on Wednesday, February 26th. Do you like to sing, dance, act, do slam poetry or stand up comedy? We want to show off your talents. The Stelly’s Coffee concerts are the perfect way to get involved in the school and to perform in front of a friendly live audience. Auditions will be held from February 18th-20th at lunchtime. Time slots for auditions will be posted on the band room door. Can’t wait to see you there!

Italy Spring Break 2021 - Visit Italy for 11 days during your Spring Break of 2021! We will arrive in Milan and the visit Venice, Florence, Assisi, Rome, Pompeii and Capri. This tour is organized by EF Tours and hosted by Ms Liberatore from Stelly's. Please contact Ms Liberatore for more information. This is going to be an amazing adventure!

STUDENT PARKING: Reminder to all students who are parking in the student parking lot: you must be registered to park there. Permission forms are in the office.


GIRLS SOCCER: Any Girls grades 9 thru 12 interested in playing soccer on the Stelly's team, please come to a meeting on Wednesday at lunch in the large Gym. Any questions see Mr. Braun!


MODEL UN meets today at lunch in Room 70. 

SOCIAL LEADERSHIP is at lunch today in Room 148!



Lattitude: Gap Year Info Night - Wed, Feb 12th - 7 - 8:30 pm - Camosun College Lansdowne Campus, Room F262 Fisher Building, Victoria, BC. Considering taking a Gap Year? Meet with the Lattitude Global Volunteering team and learn about how you can volunteer overseas. For more information and to register:

UVic School of Health Information Science Open House Thursday February 13th from 4:30pm - 6pm Learn more about this exciting field by talking with faculty, students. and learning about the rapidly expanding field of information technology in healthcare! See Mrs. Fitzgerald for more details.

Train to be an Umpire! - If you have played baseball or softball and wish to try umpiring, the Peninsula Baseball and Softball Organization is offering training clinics for umpiring in late February and in March. Pre-registration is required. There will be a Level 1 Baseball Clinic held at Parkland Secondary School in the evenings of Feb 24, 26 and 27. After training, umpiring positions are paid depending upon the age level game that is being umpired. Come to the Career Centre for more information.

Women in Trades Exploration Day is on Feb 26 at Camosun College. This fun, hands-on day introduces students to trades in electrical, carpentry, sheet metal, and automotive... as well as tech fields like civil & mechanical engineering, electronics, and computer science. Sign up now in the Career Centre .

Camosun College Info Night - Interurban Campus – Thursday, February 27, 2020 from 5 to 7:30 p.m.  Campus Tours leave from the Bookstore, 2nd Floor 5:15, 6:00 and 6:45 pm. Explore over 160 programs and get the answers you need to make the decision that’s right for you! You’ll have the chance to attend information sessions, talk to faculty, staff, and current students, get an interactive experience with some programs, and find out more about the many services and supports available. Your application fee will be covered when you're ready to apply, if you attend the Info Night!! For more information and the evenings events see: Parking has been donated by the college for this event.


Panorama Recreation is hiring 3 positions for “Day Camp Assistant Leader” Duties include assisting in the facilitation of day camp activities and crafts; assisting in taking children on out trips. Hours of work varies: up to 8 hrs. on SD63 non-instructional days, and up to 40 hrs. March 16-27 over SD63 Spring Break $17.07 hr.(plus 14% in lieu of benefits). Applicants must have standard First Aid with CPR-C, See the Career Centre InfoBoard for the complete Job Description. The deadline to apply is February 17, 2020 -submit your resume and covering letter online at under “Careers”

CENTRAL SAANICH LITTLE LEAGUE is looking for cashiers and grill persons to work 2-4 shifts per week at our concession in Centennial Park. Typical shifts are Mon-Fri 5-9pm, Sat 9am-2pm and 2-7pm and Sun – opening varies 9am-6pm.  We are open April 4th thru July 5th    Cashier - $14.60/hr  Grill - $15.00/hr.   Contact or 250-886-6323 with your resume. Applicants MUST have their FoodSafe Level 1

Butchart Gardens Job Fair is on Wed Feb,12th, 2020, from 6-8 pm - Bring resumé and cover letter OR an application. See the Poster on Career Centre Info Board for more information. 

GRAD 2020

CARNATIONS will be available for purchase to send to your Grad valentine today at lunch in the main foyer. $2.00 will get you a flower and a valentine card delivered to a grad during block 3 on Thursday February 13.


International Student Mt. Washington Ski Trip is happening on March 5th. Forms are available in the International Office! Last Day to sign up is this Wednesday, Feb 12th.