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Monday May 27 News

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Monday May 27 News
by Andrea Martin - Monday, 27 May 2019, 9:57 AM

Monday May 27, 2019

IGS: CitizenCan Film Festival TONIGHT

The Institute for Global Solutions celebrates the 6th year of Rails to Relevance with student-created films, TONIGHT @ 7:00pm in Claremont’s Ridge Theatre.  Everyone is welcome to come see the films and hear the stories that reflect their experience, journey and learning.

Math 100 Registration TODAY
For all students who have signed up for Math 100 for next school year:  there is a mandatory registration meeting TODAY at the start of lunch in computer lab 225 with Mr. Pama and Ms. Giese.  Everyone who have signed up must attend.

Green Team: Environment Leadership/Volunteerism
Do you like helping the environment? Join the Green Team leadership group in removing invasive species and get some volunteer hours on June 2nd. There will be an information meeting THIS WEDNESDAY May 29 at lunch in room 324 for more details.

Saanich Jazz & Vocal Showcase – May 30
Claremont Secondary is hosting a Saanich Jazz and Vocal Showcase on THURSDAY, May 30th, at the Ridge Theatre -7pm start.  The concert will feature Jazz bands and Vocal ensembles from Claremont, Parkland, Stelly's, Royal Oak Middle School and North Saanich Middle School.  Our talented and hard working music students are looking forward to performing a variety of musical styles highlighting their learning this year. Tickets are $10 at the door with proceeds going towards our music programs.  Hope to see you there and thanks so much for your support this year!

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Job & Volunteer Opportunity Postings

Be sure to check out the SD#63 District Career Webpage for all the latest job and volunteer opportunity postings, plus post secondary career path options! There may be something for you, some with links to take you directly to application processes!  See what there is at https://careered.sd63.bc.ca/

Job Opportunities
Please see the Career Centre for more information.

Starting in September: A local resident is looking for a responsible student to walk a kindergarten child going to and from Lochside Elementary school.  5 minute walk from home to school for 8:30 am, then 5 minute walk, from school at 3:00 pm, to home or after school care. See the Career Centre for contact information.

The Gardens at HCP
(Horticultural Centre of the Pacific) is a public garden and place of learning in Saanich. The HCP is currently looking for a summer Gardens Assistant from June 30 – August 25th, Monday to Friday from 8:30 am – 4:00 pm.  35 hours/week - $15 /hour. The successful candidate will work with the Head Gardener as well as other staff and volunteers in the garden.

McDonald's @ Royal Oak is hiring! Work as part of a team, close to home, with very flexible hours!Apply in-store or pick up a mini application card from the Career Centre.

Volunteer Opportunities
Visit the Career Centre for more details about these opportunities.

Island Health "Step Up" Youth Program invites all interested grade 9- 12 youth, aged 14 + up, to apply for volunteer opportunities in various roles. "Step Up" and: C.A.R.E, LEARN, LEAD. This program runs from September to April, with interviews and training taking place July and August. In healthcare settings, volunteers will learn about Island Health's C.A.R.E values, policies and patient-care. Deadline to apply is June 30th.  Learn more from the Career Centre volunteer posting or check out: www.islandhealth.ca/volunteer-resources/volunteer-opportunities/step-youth-program.

GRAD 2019
Extra Grad Ceremony Tickets

Additional tickets for the Claremont Graduation Ceremony will be available from the UVic Ticket Centre (at the Farquhar Auditorium) on MONDAY June 3 at 9:30 a.m. in person or over the phone.  Ticket limit: 2 tickets/student for as many families as can be accommodated.  $10 per ticket + taxes.  UVic Ticket Centre:  250-721-8480. 

UVic Registration 101 Workshop – TODAY
Save the date! A representative from UVic will be at Claremont TODAY at lunch in the Learning Commons, for a Registration 101 workshop to help students prepare for mid-June registration at UVic.

Photos for Grad Slide-Show
Grads, if you brought in baby photos for the slide show, your photos have been scanned and they are ready for pickup in the office.  Let’s get them back into your family’s photo albums!

Claremont International Farewell Picnic – May 28

The Claremont International Farewell Picnic is TOMORROW (Tuesday) at Beaver Lake Park.  The bus will pick up students at 11:55, returning to Claremont at 2:00 (in time for block 4).  Lunch will be provided.  Bring your own water bottle and dress for the weather.  There will be gifts for the students who are leaving.  Please confirm your attendance with Brenda.

Peninsula Youth Clinic

The Peninsula Youth Clinic is located at Peninsula Medical, 2a-2379 Bevan Avenue, Sidney and is open every THURSDAY from 5:30 - 7:30pm with both a doctor and mental health clinician on hand.

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