THE DAILY BUZZ
October 27th, 2021
TODAY THE CAFETERIA has the choice of a Turkey Brie & Pesto Baguette, Cajun Chicken Caesar Wrap, South West Quinoa Salad, Artizan Pizza, Italian Sausage with creamy sauce and bowtie Pasta with Focaccia bread, Smoked Jalapeno & Black Bean Soup or Chicken Chow Mein. Come on Down and check it out!
Locally grown Eurosa Farms roses available for sale at Three Sheep’s to the Wind farm stand at 1246 Greig Ave for $20 a dozen with a portion of the proceeds supporting the graduating class of 2022 at Stelly’s
Are you thinking of applying to UVic School of Business but want some help? Do you have questions about the programs they offer? Come and meet with an admissions advisor on Monday, November 8th at lunch in the Learning Commons to get your questions answered.
UBC Virtual Presentation is cancelled for tomorrow! See the Grad Google Classroom page for more info!
SCHOOL BUS CARDS are available to pick up from the main office! The bus drivers will be expecting students to show their bus cards this week.
MORNING HOMEWORK HELP is available every morning from 7:15 am in room 156.
CAMOSUN COLLEGE - Check out the upcoming Live/Online Events at Camosun College!! Practical Nursing - Find your post-secondary future at the PSBC Virtual Fair - Interprofessional Mental Health & Addictions - Health Care Assistant (HCA) - Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) - Medical Radiography (MRAD) https://camosun.ca/events? event_month=all&event_year=all&field_campus_target_id=All&field_sport_target_id=All&field_events_category_target_id%5B269%5D=269&page=0
The recruitment campaign for the 2022-2023 academic year for the House of Commons Page Program is on now taking place until November 7, 2021. Join the House of Commons Page Program and work at the heart of Canada’s democracy with students from across the country. You must: Be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident, Be bilingual, Be enrolled in first-year studies at one of the four universities in the National Capital Region. Have a school average of 80%. For more information see the Saanich Career Education website at https://careered.sd63.bc.ca/
WorkBC is excited to announce their "Careers with Animals Employer Showcase" on Friday, November 5th from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. They will be hosting several different employers who work with animals. Presentations will be a little under 30 mins in length including Q&A. For more information see the Saanich Career Education website at https://careered.sd63.bc.ca/
YOUTH EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM PROVIDERS (YEPP) Virtual info sessions from 12:00 - 1:00 PM
Out of School: Monday, November 1 Students: Tuesday, November 2
Construction: Monday, November 8 Tech: Tuesday, November 9
For more information and to register see the Saanich Career Education website at https://careered.sd63.bc.ca/
ALERT FIRST AID with CPR ”C” & AED - NEW FORMAT: Blended online and in class. Online: emailed to you two weeks prior to class date and on Saturday, November 6th, 2021 - 12:00 am to 4:30 pm in class @ SHOAL Centre 10030 Resthaven Drive. Cost is $50.00 - Cash, cheque or credit card is accepted. CRC Emergency First-Aid with CPR "C" Blended Learning - This fun and interactive 4 hours online and 4.5 hours in-class course trains people how to react and improvise during time priority, life threatening emergencies. The online component covers care for adults, children, and babies. The classroom component will focus on developing the participant’s skills. Participants must successfully complete both the online and the classroom components to be certified in Emergency First-Aid with CPR C. For more details see the Saanich Career Education website at https://careered.sd63.bc.ca/ under the Training, Workshops and Camps Tab. Register now! Email YEP @ firstname.lastname@example.org or call 250-656-5537 and ask for Vanessa
FOODSAFE LEVEL 1 - Saturday, November 13th, 2021 - 8:30 am to 4:00 pm @ SHOAL Centre 10030 Resthaven Drive Cost is $50.00 (Cash, cheque or credit card is accepted). Foodsafe Level 1 - This 8 hour food handling, sanitation and work safety course is designed for front line food service workers such as cooks, servers, bussers, dishwashers and deli workers. The course covers important food safety and worker safety information including foodborne illness, receiving and storing food, preparing food, serving food, cleaning and sanitizing. Price includes a manual & a certificate valid for 5 years (to be mailed out after the course). Register now! Email YEP @ email@example.com or call 778-426-8767
VIRTUAL PARENTS NIGHT AT UVIC ON OCT 28th & NOV 24th at 6pm - Parent nights are for parents and guardians of high school students, but your students are welcome to join you! In these online events, we'll answer your questions about admission requirements, scholarships and upcoming application deadlines, and offer advice on helping your children successfully transition to life in university. Events are scheduled in Pacific Time. Registration closes two hours before an event. October 28th & November 24th at 6:00PM ... Register at: https://www.uvic.ca/undergraduate/tours-events/events/index.php
GRAD FUNDRAISER - Come support your Stelly’s Parent After Grad Committee in fundraising for the 2022 Grad Class with a Meat Draw and 50/50 Draw at Brewskys Taphouse. Meat draw prizes are prepared and packaged by our local Fraser Orr Butcher. Packages range from wonderful selections of choice cut meats to marinated meats, sausages and pies. Draws happen between 2pm and 4pm Saturday October 30, November 13, and November 30, 2021. Come enjoy the excitement and buy your $1 tickets supporting a great cause.
IT IS GRAD QUOTE TIME! A form is available on the Grad Google Classroom and needs to be filled out. The deadline is DECEMBER 17th, 2021. Your write up will appear beside your photo in the yearbook, other photos may appear in the yearbook. This year I have asked for some videos that may be used later in the year for grad related activities. If you need help filling this out please come and find Mr. Hart. Do it this weekend so you do not need to worry as the deadline approaches. The form will be closed on December 18th and the page will be made, do not miss this deadline.
MAGIC WAND PROJECT: Magic Wand Project is a non-profit organization that offers an inexpensive and eco-friendly alternative to grad outfits for both girls and boys. This is a chance to borrow, rather than buy, a dress, suit or tux, (a small fee for cleaning is the only charge). All outfits are new or like-new, and all accessories are included. Any student is eligible. To book an appointment to view the selection of available clothes, email Elizabeth: firstname.lastname@example.org or Joy: email@example.com Website: www.themagicwandproject.ca
GRAD PUMPKIN CARVING CONTEST is happening at Lunch TODAY, October 27th in the outdoor amphitheatre. Sign up your team of 3-4 grads on the Google form on the grad instagram page.
GRAD 2022 CLOTHING ORDER - Fall GRAD clothing online ordering is open now until November 10th. Clothing will arrive in early December. Final clothing order will take place in the spring.
GRAD POINSETTIAS SALE- A fundraising opportunity to reduce the cost of your Grad Dinner/Dance ticket! We have Poinsettias for sale via the Growing Smiles Fundraising group. Simply share the link with your friends/relatives/teachers and ask them to leave YOUR name in the memo field OR print off an order form, fill out the info, collect the money, and return to Ms Tamboline (Room 43) by November 10th. Flowers will be picked up on November 30th in the dining room. You are responsible for arranging the pickup for your flowers. Any questions, please come see Ms Tamboline.
GRAD PORTRAITS: Nov. 1st through Nov 9th, 2021 - Grads, it is time to book your grad photos. Prestige Portraits by Lifetouch is bringing their portable photo studio to Stelly's for a limited time: Nov 1st thru 9th, 2021. To book your appointment, please go to the LINK on the Stelly's website GRAD PAGE. Enter your province (BC), your city (Saanichton) and your school (Stelly's) to log in and book your appointment. Don't put this off until later, or all of the on-site appointments will be booked up and you will run out of time. Sitting fee of $25 (cash or cheque) is due at the time of your appointment (but 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).
All International Students are asked to attend a Lunch on Thursday, October 28 in the Dining Room. Lunch will be provided. See you all there!
PARENTS AS EDUCATION & CAREER COACHES VIRTUAL ZOOM SESSION is designed to support parents in guiding their student in making informed decisions about their education and career choices after high school. Monday, November 15th, 2021. 7:00 pm-8:30 pm. Registration is required! For more information and to register see the Saanich Career Education website: https://careered.sd63.bc.ca/
2021 GRAD DIPLOMA: Parents if you have an older child who graduated in June 2021, their Dogwood Graduation Diplomas are available in the office for pickup. Younger siblings are welcome to pick them up.
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!