Wednesday February 12, 2020

posted Feb 12, 2020, 7:39 AM by Yvonne Holbrook ‎[Staff]‎

·         If you are in grades 11 or 12 and are interested in being a Peer Tutor this semester, come to room 128 tomorrow after school for an information meeting.


·         The Pen Drive continues today during periods 3 & 4 in the atrium. 


·         A reminder to all rugby players to hand forms into Mr Schaffler.  Also check Google Classroom for tryout days.


·         This is a reminder from Guidance that Course Selections for 2020-2021 school year must be submitted in My Blueprint by next Tuesday the 18th of February at 8 AM.  If you need help with your choices you have today and tomorrow to see a counsellor.  Students are reminded to print off the verification sheet once they have submitted their courses in My BluePrint.  Get your sheet signed and return it to your period 5 teachers.


·         Grade 12’s are reminded to select and submit NOT RETURNING in My Blueprint if you haven’t already done so.  Simply login to My Blueprint, navigate to your High School Plan, select Not Returning and click submit.  If you are a grade 12 student planning to return to OT next year you should see Mr Pope in Guidance by Thursday this week at the latest.


·         Need a summer job?  Need work experience that will put you ahead of the rest?  The Halton Regional Police Service offers the Youth in Policing Initiative (Y.I.P.I.) Program.  Y.I.P.I. is an eight week paid employment program with the Halton Regional Police Service for high school students.  If you are between 15 and 17 years old and returning to a Halton High School in September you should check out the application on line.  Just go to the Halton Regional Police website and check it out to see if it’s for you.


·         Investment Club:  if you are interested in participating in the Investment Club this semester, come to a very brief meeting in room 232 after school today.


·         Congratulations to the athletes of the month for January:  Junior boys basketball -James Preston,   Swim team-  Lauren Chen and Adil Quettawala.  Please come down to the  phys- ed office at lunch today to have your picture taken.  Be sure to check it out on Instagram OTHSathletics.


·         OFSAA bound members of the ski team are asked to meet in guidance at the end of the day to pick up forms and information.  Do not miss this meeting as turn around time for paperwork is tight.,