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Tuesday October 17 News

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Tuesday October 17 News
by Andrea Martin - Tuesday, 17 October 2017, 9:19 AM

Tuesday October 17, 2017


A special necklace has been found in the school.  Please come to the office to claim it.

Grade 9 Immunization Forms
Grades 9's – reminder to return your immunization forms to the office as soon as possible.

School Photos & I.D. Cards
There are still many school photos and I.D. cards waiting to be picked up from the office. 

Photo Retakes
Photo retake day will be TOMORROW (Wednesday)  in block 1.  If you missed our first photo day, or if you want to get re-takes, tomorrow is your day.  Photo order forms are available in the office. If you are getting retakes because you don't like your original photos, you must bring your complete photo package back to the photographer. All grades need a photo for student identification; this includes all grade 12's, even if  you are having grad photos taken too.

This year Claremont is hosting the annual Halloween event, which has run for the last 2 years at ROMS. ScreamFest is an amazing event featuring a scary haunted walk, the famous Vortex Tunnel, lots of games and activities, music, food and prizes!  It will run over two nights: Thursday, Oct. 26th and Friday, Oct. 27th. (6:30-10:00pm both nights).  Tickets are $10 and will be on sale all this week in the accounting office.

No news today.

Vex Robotics

The next meeting for the Vex Robotics Club will be this WEDNESDAY at lunch in Room 133.

Athletes of Month

Congratulations to the following student-athletes on being named "September Athletes of the Month". You can read more about their accomplishments in the display cases outside the Big and Small gyms.
Junior Male: Tiago de Melo
Junior Female: Eve Collombin
Senior Male: Ayden Ryan
Senior Female: Victoria Vogel

Boys Jr/Sr Basketball
Anyone interested in playing on the Boys Junior or Senior Basketball teams this year:  there will be an important meeting TODAY at lunch in the big gym.

University Visit

A representative from Bishop's University, in Quebec, will be at Claremont this THURSDAY, Oct. 19th at 8:30 a.m. in the Student Lounge. Please be sure to stop by for information on Bishop's U!

Job Opportunities
Please come to the Career Centre for info about this job opportunity:
Pets West in Broadmead Shopping Centre is hiring for an after school, part-time position!  This position would be ideal for a high-school student over 15, and will require lifting up to 40 lbs. 

GRAD 2018
Grad Portraits

Grads: reminder to bring your sitting fee of $25 at the time of your photo appointment. The Lifetouch portable photo studio is parked out back of the school. Information brochures are available in the school office. 

Check Brenda's board every day for news.

No news today.

Peninsula Youth Health Clinic – New Hours

Important: Hours have changed - The Peninsula Youth Health Clinic is now open every Thursday from 5-7pm. Walk in's are welcome, but if you are interested in booking an appointment or would like more info, call the clinic at 250-656-4114.  Location: at the Ocean Pier Medical Clinic, (#207-2537 Beacon Avenue in Sidney)   This clinic offers completely free and confidential service in the areas of physical, sexual, and mental health for youth.  This Youth Clinic offers a judgement-free zone for all youth and is an LGBTQ safe space.

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