The Daily Buzz

December 14th, 2016

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December 14th, 2016
by Bettina Perron - Wednesday, 14 December 2016, 9:52 AM

December 14th, 2016


A HUGE congratulations to Finn Battersby who just returned from Hawaii where he was competing in the World Trail running championships. At this event, Finn was crowned World Champion in the under 19 category with a time of 1:46 over 21 kms of extremely hilly terrain. Congratulations Finn! You are amazing!

CAFETERIA SERVICE: Today is the last day for cafeteria service this week. Pizza Sale and Bake Sale on Thursday and Friday.....Bring your cash to buy your lunch and dessert!

CANDY GRAMS: Today is the final day to buy Candy Grams at lunch only 3 for $1

FREE PANCAKE BREAKFAST FRIDAY: The staff is hosting a Pancake breakfast for all students this Friday morning from 7:15am to 8:30am in the main foyer. Everyone welcome! 

ANNUAL STELLY'S CAN DRIVE: Stelly's Can drive ends Thursday! Don't forget to bring your cans and cash to your Block 2 class... $1 is equal to 2 cans! OPERATION BEAT BRAUN is on!!!

FOOD IN THE LEARNING COMMONS:  Reminder to those students who are eating their lunch in the Learning Commons ... you need to clean up your garbage. If garbage continues to be left behind, the Learning Commons will be closed at lunch.

Free tickets to see the Victoria Royals vs Prince George hockey games on Dec 27 and Dec 28. are available in the office. Tickets are for students who are 14 years or younger!


YOUTH IN ACTION: Youth in Actions will be selling Rafiki Bracelets on Thursday and Friday at lunch to support artisans and improve water conditions in Kenya. Make sure to stop by a pickup this great Christmas gift!


TRACK & FIELD: For those interested in Track and Field there will be a brief pre-season meeting at lunch on Thursday in Mr Smyth's Science Classroom (room 162).  Some training will begin early in the new year for this spring sport - experience not required.  Just bring a smile!

DODGEBALL INTRAMURALS: Sign up sheets for January Dodgeball Intramurals are outside the PE Office.


DAILY PHYSICAL ACTIVITY FORMS : Are now available in the Career Centre.....get started on this portion of your grad transition!

Trades Exploration Program
Seats are still available for the Trades Exploration Program starting in Semester 2.  Try welding, plumbing, electrical and carpentry in partnership with Camosun College . See Mr. Rhodes for more info.


POINSETTIA PICK UP: GRADS ... Be sure to make arrangements for the Pointsettia pick up happening on Thursday. All poinsettias need to be picked up at lunch (11:30am - 12:15pm) or after school (3:05pm). 


International Winter Semi Formal Dance is this evening starting at 6pm in the MPR.