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September 17th, 2020

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September 17th, 2020
by Bettina Perron - Thursday, 17 September 2020, 12:43 PM

September 17th, 2020


Reminder to students that the cafeteria is open today with full service. Come on down and enjoy the most delicious food in Saanichton!

Indigenous Leadership is meeting today at lunch in the Learning Commons. Remember to wear a mask!

Global Perspectives 12 is meeting today at lunch in Room 153.

Reminder that today there is a meeting at lunch for all Pit Orchestra students in the band room.

SCHOOL BUS:  All students wishing to take the School District bus must register. If you didn’t receive a school bus card, please re-register on the School District Website under transportation.

SCHOOL FORMS – Return to your Block 1 teacher - Reminder to please return all of your school forms and fee payments ASAP. If paying with a cheque, please make it out to "SD#63".

School Photos – Tuesday, Sept 22
Photo Day is next TUESDAY, Sept 22nd.  
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 later).  Order forms are available in the office, but have also been handed out in your block 1 class.

STUDENT PARKING: All students who are parking in the student parking lot need to be registered.  Registration forms are available in the main office.

Homework Help is available every morning from 7:15am in room 156.



TEAC 105 COURSE AT CAMOSUN - EXPLORATIONS IN TECHNOLOGY - You can now register for the FEBRUARY session. Program runs Fridays, 3-6 pm - February 5 - May 8, 2020.  Deadline for Registration Tuesday, September 29th, 2020. This dual-credit course provides current high school students with an introduction to careers and basic skills in Computer Science, Electronic and Computer Engineering Technology, Civil Engineering Technology, and Mechanical Engineering Technology. Students will complete a hands-on project in each of the 4 areas as they explore potential career and post-secondary options within the 4 technology areas. Students will earn 4 grade 12 credits. See the Career Centre for more information 

ALERT FIRST AID with CPR”C”& AED - Sat, Oct 24, 2020 - 8:30 am to 4:00 pm @ SHOAL Centre 10030 Resthaven Drive. Cost is $50.00 - Cash, cheque or credit card is accepted.  This fun & interactive 8-hour course trains people how to react & improvise during time priority, life threatening emergencies. This course covers initial assessment, disease prevention, secondary survey, airway obstruction, adult/child/infant CPR, & the use of an Automated External Defibrillator. This course also includes recognition & first-aid treatment for head & spine injuries, shock, bleeds, anaphylactic shock, heart attacks & strokes. Participants spend the majority of the course doing hands on first-aid training. By practicing with scenarios students gain confidence & learn to react & improvise in emergency situations. This course meets Adult & Child Licensing Guidelines. Register now! Email YEP @ or call 250-507-5680


Positive Path Early Learning is looking for a “Centre Helper”. Must enjoy being in the presence of young children from 2.5 to 5 years of age. Must be flexible in attitude and open to helping in ALL areas of the child care centre.  This includes cleaning, organizing and preparing materials. Must be willing to obtain a CRC and Foodsafe certificate. Must be willing to be coached on work expectations, decorum used in the workplace and general business etiquette. If Interested email  your resume with a cover letter detailing the reason you would like to work with young children.