THE DAILY BUZZ
December 3rd, 2020
Today the CAFETERIA has the choice of Turkey, Jack Cheese, roasted garlic & Arugula Flatbread, Bacon Lettuce, Tomato & Cheese Wrap, Chicken Caesar Salad, Buttermilk Chicken with Gnocchi & Roasted Veggie & a garlic cream sauce, Cheese tortellini with garlic cream sauce or Taco Beef on Rice. Come on down and check it out!
Hey Stingers ... the Leadership Group is having a Spirit Week starting on Monday... Show your school spirit by participating in our school wide Holiday Spirit week! Check out the posters around the school and on the Instagram page to see which themes are happening each day! Go Stingers!
Do you love writing? Have you ever wondered how authors create their craft? Meet Harold Macy, the author of the historical fiction book titled San Joseph. He will be having a virtual writing workshop on December 14 from 12:30 to 2:30. If you are interested in attending, please see Ms. Pacheco McKinnon in the Learning Commons.
Hey Stella’s … the leadership group has started another scavenger hunt! Keep your eyes out for green, red or white stockings around outside of the school for a chance to win some Cafeteria gift cards!
Stelly’s Annual Christmas Hamper Drive is now on through December 14th, 2020. We would like to be able to provide Food Hampers to families in our community. Please remember to bring in non-perishable food items, cash donations or gift cards from local grocery stores. Donation Boxes are in every classroom
Just a reminder .... MORNING HOMEWORK HELP is available every morning from 7:15 am in room 156 and AFTER SCHOOL HOMEWORK HELP is every Monday through Thursday in the Learning Commons until 4pm.
Any Junior Girls, Grade 9 or 10, interested in playing basketball, please come to a brief meeting in the large gym at lunch today! See Mr. Braun if you can’t make it!
Junior Boys basketball is starting this Thursday for any grade 9 or 10 boy who is interested on Thursdays after school in the big gym. See Mr. Gordon if you have any questions!
TRAINING & EDUCATION:
UVIC Virtual Parents Night - Thursday, January 14, 2021, 6:00PM Parent Nights will provide parents & guardians with the opportunity to learn more about UVic. Attendees will enjoy a presentation by the amazing Dr. Lisa Surridge, Associate Dean of the Faculty of Humanities, with some helpful tips on being successful in post-secondary studies. The focus of the talk is helping parents (and students) navigate the transition from high school to university. Events are scheduled in Pacific Time. Registration closes two hours before an event. Register: https://www.uvic.ca/undergraduate/tours-events/events/index.php#ipn-parent-nights
Canadian Coast Guard College – Virtual Presentation December 10th @4:30pm - Register for a virtual presentation hosted by the Canadian Coast Guard College, "Discover the Officer Training Program." The four-year Officer Training Program is one of the best marine training programs in the world, producing both Marine Engineering Officers and Marine Navigation Officers. Graduates of the CCGC receive a Canadian Coast Guard College Diploma, a Bachelor of Technology in Nautical Sciences, a Commercial Certification issued by Transport Canada, continued employment with the Canadian Coast Guard, and internationally recognized certification. To register: https://ccg1.hiringplatform.ca/18626-virtual-presentation-on-discover-the-officer-training-program/59849-registration/en
VCAD VIRTUAL FASHION DESIGN WORKSHOP - Saturday, December 5th, 2020 Are you interested in fashion design, or do you dream of becoming an apparel designer? Attend our free and virtual workshop on Saturday, December 5th and see if you have what it takes to enter this exciting and fast-paced industry! You’ll also get to see a variety of fashion illustrations and technical drawings, and learn more about our Fashion Design – Specialization in Marketing diploma program! To register: https://mailchi.mp/vcad.ca/vcad-virtual-fashion-design-workshop or click here
SAANICH SKILLS TRAINING APPRENTICESHIP & CARPENTRY PROGRAM is a full 2nd semester immersion program where students learn the basics of constructing a wood frame structure from the bare ground to the rooftop. This program blends both theoretical knowledge and practical application of skills and concepts related to the trade. Successful students transition directly to Camosun College for further training as Level One Carpentry Apprentices. Please see Ms. Hackman in the Career Centre for more information.
JERRY WAKEFIELD CONSTRUCTION: is looking for labourers who are interested in a career in Carpentry. Jerry Wakefield Construction is a General Contracting Company who is willing to teach and train you with the potential for an apprenticeship!! Starting at $15.00 hour. The job is Monday-Friday, with the new school schedules, are you off in the afternoons?? Email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
Grads ... your gift card fundraiser forms are due tomorrow, please drop off in the main office!
EPICURE FUNDRAISER: 2021 Parent Fundraiser for Stelly's Students' Dry After Grad is hosting an Epicure fundraiser to raise funds for the 2021 Dry Grad. Forms are located on the Grad board in the main foyer. Forms are due on December 15th, 2020.
Parent Teacher Interviews are happening next Thursday, December 10th, 2020. On the afternoon of Friday, December 4th the Parent/Teacher online booking will be available on the Stelly's website. Any Questions, please let us know.
PENNINSULA YOUTH CLINIC is operating through Telehealth on Thursday evenings 5:30 - 7:30pm Appointments with doctors or mental health workers are conducted by phone or video. Services are completely free and confidential in their judgement free zone for any medical concerns, to get prescriptions, or to speak with a counsellor. To make an appointment, call 250-656-4143.
REMEMBER STINGERS ... PRACTICE PHYSICAL DISTANCING - WASH YOUR HANDS - WEAR A MASK - STAY WELL, AND KEEP OTHERS SAFE! DON'T FORGET ... BEE CALM, BEE KIND & BEE SAFE!
THAT'S IT FOR TODAY STELLY'S ... STAY GOLDEN AND MAROON!