ANNOUNCEMENTS Monday, October 26, 2015
Could Andrew Cooke please report to the office for a message.
Congratulations to the Girls JV Soccer team. The team won the regional banner on Sunday evening, defeating Dartmouth High in penalty kicks. Good luck to the girls at provincials this coming weekend in Cape Breton.
Grad Photos – Sign up online through About Image. Photo sessions will take place here this week!
Potential grads (and interested grade 11s) please be aware that the following universities will be at CPA this week – all presentations will be in the library. The University of Waterloo will be here Tuesday at 8:30 am, with Queen`s University taking the mike at noon on Tuesday.
Model UN: The Model UN club will meet today after school to diplomatically discuss the Peaceful Use of Outer Space. Anyone interested is more than welcome to participate in the club from 3:30 to 5:00pm today in room 227.
Boys A basketball parent meeting today at 7pm room 131/132.
The Oceans Club will meet Tuesday after school at 3:30 in room 330. New members welcome!
Open House –NSCC’s is Tuesday. Make sure you go to their websites and register.
SHAD – Deadline to apply November 30th– ARE you an inquisitive, critical thinker with an unquenchable need to explore ideas and possibilities? Shad Valley is just the experience for you. SHAD is hosted at excellent university campuses from coast to coast. The program provides lectures, labs, field work, cultural experiences, and recreation, offered to high school students, by professors, business professionals, practitioners and peers. For more information about the program and how to apply see Mrs. Swimm in guidance. SHAD is a life-changing experience, and looks great on a scholarship application.
Encounters with Canada – is a unique opportunity for Canadian teens to meet other young people from across the country, and spend an adventure-filled week in your nation’s capital! Expand your horizons and explore the possibilities for exciting careers that you’ve never before imagined! Visit important Canadian institutions, meet famous and accomplished Canadians, develop your leadership skills and enjoy an extraordinary, bilingual experience. Select from one of 13 theme weeks. Arts & Culture, Science and Technology, Sports and Fitness, Journalism and Communications, just to name a few. These programs are offered throughout the year, but it is first come first serve. See Mrs. Swimm in guidance for more information.
Radio Broadcasting Opportunity – Suzanne Rent, editor of Our Children magazine, is looking for high school students who are interested in hosting radio programs with a new community station. Suzanne hosts two programs with 97.5 CIOE-FM, serves on the board of directors and chairs its youth committee. It’s one of the goals of the station to engage more youth in radio broadcast by having them host shows about news, events and sports at their schools. Those students interested in taking part can contact Suzanne at firstname.lastname@example.org . All students must have permission of their parents/guardians. For more on 97.5 Community Radio, visit www.communityradio.ca .