Monday October 31, 2016
Soup Sisters & Broth Brothers
Close to 30 students and teachers spent a few hours last week chopping, sautéing and simmering their way to an amazing 64 litres of delicious and nutritious soup, all of which was frozen and delivered to the Victoria Women's Transition House to support women and children escaping domestic violence. SOUPer job Spartans!
No news today.
Halloween Costume Contest
Come join the Halloween costume contest at lunch in the gym!!
Junior Boys Volleyball Results
Congrats to the Jr. Boys "A" Volleyball Team who won the Belmont Invitational Tournament this past weekend. Reed Smith (gr. 10) was the MVP and Gerry Peng (gr. 10) and Ethan Boag (gr. 9) were All Stars. Nik Babaeff (gr. 9 "B" team) was also named to the All-Star team.
The "B" Team placed 4th in the "A" team tournament narrowly losing to Reynolds in the bronze medal match.
University Visits This Week –
Mark Your Calendars to hear from reps from these universities, and learn about their programs:
Ryerson University: TUESDAY, November 1st, 8:30 a.m. in the Student Lounge.
UVic - WEDNESDAY, November 2nd, at 2:55 pm in the Learning Commons.
Grad Assembly – Nov 3
Attention all grads: there will be an important grad assembly on THURSDAY November 3rd in block 3 (after lunch) in the theatre. Many important issues and topics about grad will be covered.
Grad 2017 Parent Info Night – Nov 3
For parents/guardians of students graduating in 2017: you are invited to an information session on THURSDAY November 3rd, 7:00-8:30 pm in Ridge Theatre. The evening will be broken down into three sections:
Part 1 (30 min) Learn about the many details of grad year: credits needed to graduate, Grad Transition, Duel Credit and AP courses, scholarship opportunities, the parent-sponsored Dry Grad, and projected fees for Grad. Meet members from the parent After Grad Committee
Part 2 (10min) An invitation to learn more about Mental Heath Awareness through Jack.org, with Russ and Michelle Smith.
Part 3 (40 min) University of Victoria and Camosun College representatives will share what opportunities are available after grade 12.
The Vancouver day trip for International students is November 23rd. Get your permission form from Brenda's door. Completed packages are due on Wednesday, November 9th.
Check Brenda's board every day for news.