.ANNOUNCEMENTS Monday, January 12, 2015
GSA will meet in the Youth Health Centre (room 209) at lunch time today.
African Heritage Committee – will meet on Wednesday at lunch in room 205. All are welcome. We need to go over details of the assembly.
From the Music Room: Interested in joining the CPA Choir? Join us Friday at 8:15am in the Music Room. No experience necessary, only commitment, determination, and a love of music!
Rehearsals this week: Tuesday after school: Grade 10s Wednesday after school: Grade 11/12 **CANCELLED** Thursday after school: Jazz Band Friday 8:15am: Choir
Attention Potential Grads – Students interested in attending the Cape Breton University will be able to talk to a representative Friday at lunch in the student exchange area.
The Schulich Leader Scholarship is awarded to a student who enters a university program in science, technology, engineering or math, and who possesses 2 of the 3 following criteria: academic excellence, outstanding leadership and/or financial need. If you would like to be considered for the Schulich Leader Scholarship you must sign up on the list posted outside of student services today.
Any students interested in writing the SAT and/or the ACT exams for admission to American universities, please note that there will be an information session this Wednesday afternoon. Contact Mr. Jennings in Guidance for more information.
Yearbook Meeting: Today in Room 239 at 3:30 sharp.
Prom Committee – will meet on Wednesday in room 341 at the beginning of lunch. New members welcome.
Europe Trip 2016 Parent Meeting – There will be an important parent meeting Wednesday beginning at 7 pm in room 132 to discuss details of the Europe 2016 Trip to Italy. All student travellers are encouraged to relay this information to their parents!
The Exam Exemption eligibility list based on attendance as of January 9th has now been posted on the bulletin board by the microwaves in the cafeteria as well as by student number on the website. Students who think they should qualify for an exemption to date but are not on the list need to verify their attendance by checking PowerSchool.
Exemption Timeline: Exemption forms for eligible students will be handed out during A Block on Monday, January 19th. If you have a free, please see Ms. Lowe in Guidance (rm. 242) for your form.
Step 1: Forms must be signed by each of your teachers Step 2: You must have your parent/guardian sign your exemption form Step 3: Make sure you circle which course you want to exempt and make sure you put your name on the form Step 4: Drop your exemption form into the Guidance Office (rm. 242) NO LATER than Tuesday, January 20th at 3:30pm
You must still maintain your attendance as you can still lose your exemption. The final list will be posted on the bulletin board in the cafeteria as well as by student number on the website by 3:30 pm Thursday, January 22.