December 3 Day 2
Friday, Dec 3rd is PYJAMA Day!!! Wear your comfys, preferably your Christmas Jammies!
TODAY’S (Dec 3) GAMES B.B.B. VS Try Hards and Monkey VS We Love Brandy
If buses don’t run, we move the games to the next day.
The Grads will be taking Santa Photos from 11 am to 4 pm Sat Dec 4 in Onoway at Gazebo Park and Sun Dec 5 at Alberta Beach at Gazebo Park. It is $10 per pose and pets are welcome. Come out and support this Grad Fundraiser!
YEARBOOK - want to create the 2021-2022 yearbook?? Last year’s SOLD OUT!! We are looking for students to be on our yearbook committee.
Yearbook committee is also looking for students to design the cover for this year’s yearbook. Please see Mrs. Rad or Ms. Ferguson if you have any questions. Yearbook meeting, Friday, Dec. 3rd in Room 211 (Mrs. Rad’s Room)
Just a reminder to students, the school does not open until 8:40am.
Outside of school hours - if you need to speak to someone:
Kids Help Phone 1-800-668-6868 https://kidshelpphone.ca Text:686868
ATHLETICS - Basketball has now started and tryouts are underway!
BASKETBALL: Tryouts This Week (posted in the gym for students to see as well)
Sr Boys: Tuesday & Thursday 3:30-5:30pm
Sr Girls Monday 5:30-7pm
Jr Girls Monday 3:30-5:30pm Tuesday 5:30-7pm
Grade 8 Boys Monday 7-8:30pm
Gr 8 & 9 boys Tuesday 7-8:30pm
JV Boys Wednesday 6:30-8pm
*****Tryout schedule is posted in the gym on the basketball bulletin board****
There will now be Yoga Flow for beginners to advanced in the music room 3:30-4:00pm. See Mrs. McNiece for details.
YOGA -come by the art room at 3:30 and we will walk to the music room together.
CHEER TEAM - Practice tonight 3:30 to 6:30pm. Mrs. Elliott and Coach Brad will meet you in the gym after school Please go ahead and start set up on our usual side of the gym.
ART CLUB - See Mrs. McNiece for details.
CALM - Unit 5 is past due,, Unit 6 was due Friday, Nov. 26. Course should be completed.
CAFE CORNER - Daily Specials
Friday - 2 Piece Fish and Chips with Coleslaw $8.50
Soup Special - Chicken Noodle Soup $4.00
Sandwich Special -Taco Garden Salad $7.50
Get your Christmas Dinner Tickets!!! Christmas Dinner will be held on December 15th, tickets are $10.00. The cut off for ticket sales is Dec 10. Please note the kitchen will not be preparing or offering any other food service on December 15th.
Just a reminder the cafeteria closes after lunch at the first bell!!!
CHESS CLUB- See Mr. Blount for details.
GRAD 2022- The Grad list has been updated. It is in the office and in the Wrap Around area. If you find yourself on the Potential Graduate list - check in with Ms. Dundas and find out what you need to do to take part in our graduation ceremony in June.
- Any grade 12 students with fundraising forms or money to hand in - give it to Mrs. Tremblay during the day - she can be found in the hallways at lunch time.
GSA - Come join us in the library at lunch every Wednesday! All are welcome to stop by, visit, eat lunch, or join in any activities we have going on. Hosted by Ms. Ferguson and Ms. Baker
GYM - Lunch time gym schedule is posted bulletin board - most days are reserved for December dodgeball
POST SECONDARY SCHOOLS- If you want to apply to NAIT’s Health and Life Sciences programs or Caption and Court Reporting - there are currently information sessions running that will help you prepare and understand the interview process. See one of the counsellors for more information.
The University of Northern British Columbia is hosting an info session for Alberta students via Zoom on Wednesday, December 8, 2021 at 5pm MST! This is an opportunity for students, parents, and counsellors to learn about the program options, admission requirements, and student life at UNBC and to ask any questions they may have. Anyone who is interested in attending our information session can sign up online here: All About UNBC - Alberta Information Session | University of Northern British Columbia.
SCHOLARSHIPS- Remax is offering 12 - $1000 bursaries for students who are involved in their community. Key qualities students should demonstrate are leadership, motivation and communication skills. Other attributes may include volunteering, participation in charitable events or fundraising, and contributions that enrich the lives of others and their communities. Go to https://www.remax-western.ca/blog/charities/ to apply.
STUDENT COUNCIL- Can students come to the CTS Computer Lab at 11:30 to help deliver Candy Cane Grams.
We will continue to sell CANDY CANE GRAMS during lunch next week.
Student Council Fundraiser: During the week of Dec. 6th-9th, Student Council will be organizing Santa Photos. We have two various backdrops to choose from. You can have your photo taken with Santa, or group photos. Stay tuned….
Starting Dec 1st, Student Council is encouraging block 1 classes to participate in the Classroom Door/Window decoration contest. Due to fire regulations, classroom doors cannot be decorated with materials, however, we are able to use Acrylic paint and dish soap to create fantastic, whimsical, Christmas scenes in the window of classroom doors. Window paintings must be completed by Monday, December 13th. The Student Council will be judging participating block 1 classes and the winning class will receive a Pizza Party!! Good Luck!
I just really love being in my pajamas.