Wednesday March 25, 2015
Immigration Club Meeting
There will be an Immigration Club meeting on THURSDAY at lunch in room 303. Please try your best to attend if you signed up for volunteering at Lochside Elementary. There will be important information to give out.
The Parents of Claremont PAC are introducing a Breakfast Club at Claremont. This will run on TUESDAYS and THURSDAYS from 8:15am to 8:50 a.m. PAC will be providing students with bagels and spreads, juices, tea and hot chocolate and charging 25 cents for each item.
Hooping It Up
Attention all Basketball fans! On TUESDAY March 31, Best Buddies will be hosting a free-throw competition at lunch in the gym and you could win $500! For only a toonie, you get 60 seconds to shoot as many free throws as you can. The Top Female, Top Male, and Top Buddy winners at Claremont will each receive awesome prizes and be eligible to win one of three $500 National Grand Prizes. No matter what your skill level is, you will be supporting people with disabilities here at Claremont. It's fun! Show your school spirit, challenge your friends. Talk to anyone in Best Buddies or Mrs. Stetson for more details.
We have drop-in Peer Tutoring for Math, Science and English on TUESDAYS and WEDNESDAYS at lunch in math room 134. Please check in at the start of lunch. If you would like an individual peer tutor at a different time, please fill out a request form on Ms. Giese's office window.
This FRIDAY is Flannel Friday! Wear your favourite plaid shirt or flannel pants.
There is an important, but brief, meeting for anyone interested in trying out for the Claremont Golf Team. The meeting is TODAY (Wednesday) in the small gym at the beginning of lunch. Please be on time. If you are unable to make this 5 minute meeting, please see Mr. Ryan or Mr. Reisig in the PE office.
Track & Field
There is an important Track & Field meeting TODAY (Wednesday) at the start of lunch in room 137 (Mr. Nelson's math class). Please attend if you are coming to our first meet this week. New members are welcome to join and we are looking for fast runners for relay teams!
The boys rugby program is selling Victoria Royals hockey tickets to help raise money for their trip next year. If you are interested in purchasing tickets to this Saturday's playoff game, please come see Mr. Ohl in the PE Office. You can sit with all of your friends in the Claremont section! Tickets are being sold at the discounted price of $15.
Are You Interested in Joinery?
Do you like wood work and building furniture and cabinetry? Camosun's Joinery Summer Program is accepting applications. See Mr. Arsenault for more details.
Grad Transitions - Deadline is Friday!
This is a reminder to all Grads that your Grad Transition interview should be completed by this FRIDAY March 27th if you want to do it with the counsellor or teacher of your choice. All students that have not completed their GT interview by Friday, will have it booked for them on April 15th. Please see Mrs. Pryer in the Career Centre to set up an appointment.
International students going to Vancouver on April 8th must get their consent form & payment into Brenda by WEDNESDAY April 1st.
There will be a pizza lunch for International students on TUESDAY March 31st in the choir room. See you there!
Wednesday March 25 News