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Wednesday May 6 News

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Wednesday May 6 News
by Andrea Martin - Wednesday, 6 May 2020, 10:10 AM


Wednesday May 6, 2020



Tech Connection Concerns

Reminder that if students are having any tech problems with their student accounts and website connections, please email the School District IT department: helpdesk@saanichschools.ca and these tech gurus will be able to help you out. They will need your name and student # in order to help you.


School Bus Registration for 2020-2021

Looking ahead to next year..... registration for students to ride the school bus is now open for the 2020/2021 school year. Bus service is free of charge, but students must be registered to ride. Registration for bus transportation will be closed 5:00 p.m. June 30, 2020. Click on this link to register: https://www.sd63.bc.ca/programs-and-services/transportation


GRAD 2020

Deadline to Apply for District Scholarships – May 15

All students interested in scholarships should be enrolled in the Scholarship Google Classroom

(code: 3aebjuh) managed by Mrs. Loukes (jloukes@saanichschoolc.ca). The deadline for District

Authority Scholarships has been extended to midnight on Friday, May 15. All things Scholarship

can be found in the Google Classroom, including information on some community bursaries.


Grad Transition Deadline – May 15

Reminder to Grads that the deadline to submit your Grad Transition is May 15. Submit your completed forms and resume (or send any questions) to Cammie Watson, Career Centre Assistant: cwatson@saanichschools.ca

You can take a picture of your forms and email them if you don’t have a scanner.


Your three GT components include:

1) Community Connections- Participate in at least 30 hours of volunteer or work experience and/or community service, and describe what was learned. Please note: If you haven't worked or volunteered before Spring Break this year, you can do meaningful work and/or volunteering at home or in other venues that are appropriate to the current social distancing environment. Parents/Guardians can sign your form regarding your work/volunteer hours.

2) Exit Interview - Your interview can take place remotely by a Claremont staff member, or  at home with your parent/guardian.

3) Resume - Submit your resume regarding past, current, or future employment. There are many great online resources about resumes, as well as design templates.