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Monday October 2 News

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Monday October 2 News
by Andrea Martin - Monday, 2 October 2017, 9:37 AM

Monday October 2, 2017

Business 140 Dual Credit Course: URGENT Meeting TODAY

One more meeting!  Did you sign up for Business 140 and/or are you interested in taking Bus 140 this year in Semester 2?   If you missed last week's meetings, come to a very important meeting TODAY at lunch in Room 217 (Mr Bussoli's classroom) regarding Business 140 Camosun Dual Credit course.  Bus 140 is running this year.  Come find out what's going on. This is a meeting you must attend. 

Breakfast Service at Claremont
The Spartan Store is serving hot breakfast and drinks, starting this week!. Come down between 8:15-8:45, TUESDAY to FRIDAY, and check out what we have to offer. Breakfast sandwiches, burritos, baked goods, smoothies and more.  All reasonably priced. You might be the lucky one to win a free breakfast item!

Five For The Fight – Tour de Rock Fundraiser
This is the last week for our Five for the Fight campaign. Bring in your $5 donation to Block 1 or make a donation at the front office. Fund-raising will end on Spartan Day (FRIDAY Oct. 6). Let's reach our school goal of $5000 for the Tour de Rock, who raise money for Camp Good Times for children fighting cancer.

Global Cafe
The Global Cafe is running every morning until 9:00 in the IGS room 264, serving espressos and coffee from Level Ground. This is a fund-raiser for the IGS program.

No news today.

Claremont Clubs Showcase

There will be a Clubs Showcase TOMORROW (Tuesday) at lunch in the Learning Commons.  Come by to meet students and staff who are involved in a great variety of school-based clubs.  Learn what the clubs are about and discover many ways you can become involved at our school. 

Donor Initiative Club
This club is an initiative to spread awareness of the benefits of organ donation and may be of interest to people interested in the field of medical sciences.  We meet MONDAYs (starting today) at lunch in room 276 (textiles).

Youth For Change and Inclusion
Youth For Change and Inclusion will have its first meeting TODAY at lunch in room 302.  Come and see what we are all about!

Writing Club
Are you interested in creative writing?  Come to a meeting TODAY at lunch room 320. All grades welcome.

Field Hockey

Field Hockey practice is TODAY after school and TOMORROW (Tuesday) after school at Lochside turf.  Please get changed quickly on Tuesday so you do not miss your ride down to the turf. 
We have a game vs GNS this WEDNESDAY, Oct  4 at UVic; you will need to be out of class at 2:30 pm.

Operation: This IS You - Opportunities for Girls

The Achieve Anything Foundation has partnered with the Canadian Coast Guard and the Royal Canadian Navy to offer hands-on experience opportunities for girls!  These events hope to inspire more women in Aviation, Aerospace, Marine & Defence and other STEM (science, technology, engineering& math) fields.  The first event of the series is taking place October 14th.  Visit the Career Centre for more information on these opportunities!

GRAD 2018
Grad Portraits

Attention all grads: it is time to book your grad photos.  Lifetouch is bringing their portable photo studio to Claremont for a limited time, starting October 10th.  To book you appointment, please go to the Lifetouch website: www.lifetouch.ca/victoria.  Don't put this off until later, or all of the appointments will be booked up and you will run out of time.  Sitting fee of $25 is due at the time of your appointment.  Information brochures are available in the school office.  More details are on the Claremont Grad Page.

Dry Grad 2018
Calling all parents/guardians of graduating students!  Please come to a meeting in the Claremont Learning Commons on TUESDAY, Oct.10th at 7:00pm to hear about Dry Grad 2018.

Check Brenda's board every day for news.

Whistler Trip
Completed Whistler packages are due to Brenda by this THURSDAY, October 5th.  

Important Meeting
For all International students graduating from Claremont over the next 4 years: you must attend a very important meeting TOMORROW (Tuesday) at lunch time in the Choir Room.  There is a new process with Immigration documents that you need to know about.

Peninsula Youth Health Clinic

The Peninsula Youth Health Clinic, is located at the Ocean Pier Medical Clinic, (#207-2537 Beacon Avenue in Sidney) every THURSDAY 6-8pm.  This clinic offers completely free and confidential service in the areas of physical, sexual, and mental health for youth.  Walk-ins are welcome. This Youth Clinic offers a judgement-free zone for all youth and is an LGBTQ safe space.  For more information, call or text 250-216-8389.

*If you need a reminder about any of this information, the daily announcements are posted outside of the front office.*