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Friday May 15 - Info for Grad Class

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Friday May 15 - Info for Grad Class
by Andrea Martin - Friday, 15 May 2020, 9:43 AM


Friday May 15, 2020


GRAD 2020

Grad Ceremony Package – Deadline May 20

On the Grad Page of the Claremont website, all grads are asked to access your Grad Package to fill in important details, upload your pictures, and write your Introduction. Make sure you have signed in to your account on the Claremont website, go to the Grad 2020 page, and select the Claremont Grad Ceremony Package.  The deadline is WEDNESDAY May 20th.


Grad Fundraiser – 50/50 Tickets

The Dry Grad Parent Committee invites you to a 50/50 ticket fundraiser for the Class of 2020.  Tickets are $10 each.  Books of 10 are also available. First prize takes half the pot. Second prize is 2 round-trip tickets anywhere WestJet flies. Contact Lisa Wergeland,  ohmysoul@shaw.ca  

Draw date:  Tuesday June 2nd.  Please watch the Dry Grad Page for updates on the Claremont website:  Parents/All Night Dry Grad.


Grad Transition Deadline –TODAY (May 15)

Reminder to Grads that the deadline to submit your Grad Transition is TODAY. 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.


Deadline to Apply for District Scholarships – TODAY (May 15)

The deadline for District Authority Scholarships is midnight TONIGHT. All things Scholarship can be found in the Google Classroom, including information on some community bursaries. All students interested in scholarships should be enrolled in the Scholarship Google Classroom (code: 3aebjuh) managed by Mrs. Loukes (jloukes@saanichschoolc.ca).