Wednesday October 24, 2018

posted Oct 24, 2018, 7:09 AM by Yvonne Holbrook ‎[Staff]‎

·         There will be a Book Club meeting today after school in the library.


·         The Equity Club is looking for students who can share their knowledge about the Hindu festival of Diwali.  If you would like to help please come to room 202 after school on Wednesday or contact Ms Barsauskas.


·         If you have not picked up your yearbook from last year, please come to the main office.


·         This is a reminder that Octoberfest starts tomorrow and goes until Halloween.  Be sure to participate.  Period 3 & 4 tomorrow.  Posters are around the school for more info.


·         Grade 12 students:  if you haven’t already heard, PIN numbers are in.  All grade 12 students applying to University or College must come to guidance to sign up for an information session.  You cannot apply to university in Ontario without a PIN.  All sessions are running next week.  There are separate sessions for College and University applications.


·         Did you know that taking the time to stop and notice things in our environment is surprisingly good for our well- being.  Practising mindfulness can also be a positive way to take notice and appreciate simple things.  If you are interested in taking some time to enjoy  your surroundings come meet our therapy dog Bailey who comes in every Wednesday periods 3 & 4 to the guidance office conference room.


·         Shout outs to the Senior boys volleyball team for a hard fought game and coming up just short.  Excellent passing by Matthew Tint, some killer attacks from Jack Peros and steady setting from Luc Barnett-Wright.  Come  cheer the boys on their last season game tomorrow at 3 pm.


·         Any students who received an Excellence Award and was not able to attend last Thursday please come to the main office to pick up your certificate.


Do you want to come on the Music Dept trip to Chicago this May, but missed the information meeting?  Check out the Music newsfeed on the Music Website for more information and to regis