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Tuesday September 11 News

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Tuesday September 11 News
by Andrea Martin - Tuesday, 11 September 2018, 10:05 AM

Tuesday September 11,  2018

Careers and Life Education (CLE) Online
Would all students signed up for Careers and Life Education 10 ONLINE please see Mrs. Marshall in room 336 to get start-up information.

NYC 2019 Spring Break
This upcoming Spring Break, Mr. Plant will be leading a Performing Arts-focused Trip to New York City and you're invited!  It's not too late to join in on this amazing opportunity. Interested students are invited to attend a meeting on FRIDAY at lunch in the theatre.  Parents are also welcome to participate on this trip. For more info, please email Mr. Plant at cplant@saanichschools.ca

School Forms
Reminder to please return all outstanding school forms to the office this week (student demographics, locker selection, Google Accounts, Student fees.

Photo Day
Photo Day is this THURSDAY Sept 13th in blocks 1 and 2.  Purchasing photos is optional, but all students in all grades need to have school photos taken, for school identification purposes (grade 12’s too - even if you are having grad photos taken later).  Order forms are available in the office.  There is also an option to order photos on the Lifetouch website; the office also has those order forms.

Vex Robotics

Any students interested in learning about Claremont's VEX Robotics club is asked to attend a meeting this WEDNESDAY at lunch in room 220. No previous robotics experience is necessary.

Key Club
If you want to get your service hours, help people and make new friends, come check out the first Key Club meeting this THURSDAY at lunch in Ms. Pang's room (room 135).

Math Club
For anyone who is potentially interested in writing Math contests this year, please have a look at the contest board outside room 133, or come speak to Mr. Skanks in room 130.  There will be no Math Club this week, but listen for information for next week.

Fall Sports - Teams and Tryouts
For any and all questions regarding school Athletics and teams, please see Mr Reisig in the PE Office or see the coaches listed below.

Girls Field Hockey (Ms. Taylor ) -  practice continues WEDNESDAY right after school.  
Jr Girls Volleyball (Mr Freeburn/Mr Ryan) –  practice continues THURSDAY 3:45-5:25 in the main gym.
Sr Girls Volleyball (Mr Freeburn/Mr Phillips) -  practice continues THURSDAY 5:30-7:15 pm in the main gym.
Sr Boys Volleyball (Mr Ryan) -  practice continues THURSDAY 5:30-7:15 pm in the main gym.
Jr Boys Volleyball (Mr Quested/Mr Honer )
Sr Boys Soccer  (Ms Yager/Mr Ravenhill) – meeting TODAY at lunch in the small gym; tryouts this THURSDAY after school.
Jr Boys Soccer
(Mr Mitchell/Mr. Earnshaw) -  tryouts continue TODAY after school on school fields.
Rowing (Mr Peacock) – see Mr Peacock for further information.  
Cross Country (Mr Nelson)
Swimming  (Ms. Marshall) - TBA

Job Opportunity

Adrienne's Tea Garden at Mattick's Farm is looking for dishwashers and cashier personnel.  Must be 16 older; experience is an asset.  Please see Mr. Arsenault in the Career Centre for application information.

Training Opportunities
Please come to the Career Centre, room 235,  for information about these opportunities.
Food Safe Level 1  - Friday, October 19th, 2018 - (Pro-D Day)- 8:30 am to 4:30 pm - at the SHOAL Centre in Sidney - 10030 Resthaven Drive - Cost is $50. Food Safe is useful for anyone working or wishing to work in the food service, food retail, or food processing industries. You will learn how to handle food safely in order to prevent food from being contaminated.
Retail Training - *FREE* - This certificate program prepares you for first time work experiences in retail & many other work environments. You will be treated as an employee & you will be working alongside a busy team of staff members. This is a full day commitment on Sundays for 4 weeks each month. Train in working a cash register & counting cash, customer service, creating displays and more! Brentwood Bay and Sidney locations.
Alert First Aid with CPR "C" & AED - Saturday, October 20th, 2018 - 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the SHOAL Centre in Sidney. Cost is $50.

GRAD 2019
All Night Dry Grad 2019 – First Meeting Tonight

Attention all parents, caregivers, friends & family of the Class of 2019!  Would you like to be involved in an amazing event for your graduate? Please join some of last year's Dry Grad Committee to discuss what's involved and how you can participate!  TONIGHT @ 7 pm in the Claremont Learning Commons.
Everyone is welcome! We look forward to meeting you!

Pizza Lunch TODAY

The first pizza lunch of the year is TODAY in the big gym.  ALL International students please attend.

No news today.

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