ANNOUNCEMENTS Monday, January 18, 2016
Feeling stressed out about exams? Need a quick stress reliever? Come to the YHC (room 209) for a hot cup of tea and some relaxing music to help melt away the stress!
Reminder to students all 1st semester textbooks MUST be returned NO LATER than the day of their last exam for the semester. Please see Ms Morgan for confirmation of textbooks owing on your account.
Co-op Education: Students interested in co-op for 2016-17 should submit necessary paperwork to Mr. Rhymes (This includes: application, teacher reference & community reference forms.)
NSISP Students – There will be a going away party for CPA’s NSISP students. It will be taking place on Tuesday in room 208 at lunch. There will be some surprises and lunch will be provided.
Italy Trip – All students traveling on the March Break 2016 trip to Italy are asked to attend a meeting on Tuesday at 12:05pm in Rm 223.
Any grade 12 student who signed up for the Schulich Leaders Scholarship must see Mr. O’Reilly in student services as soon as possible.
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.
Model UN: Model UN takes on a new twist today after school and will simulate the US Presidential debate that is upcoming in November. Students have been assigned a role and will take on the persona of the character as they are commenting on points raised by a panel of questioners. Feel free to drop by and watch or participate in room 228 after school from 3:30 to 5:00.
Model UN #2: Students wishing to participate in the JPHMUN tournament in May are asked to see Mr. Hall tomorrow at lunch in room 230.
Public Speaking: The Lions Quest Speak Out will be taking place on February 18. If you would like to participate in this event please see Mr. Hall in room 230 on Wednesday at lunch.
Grad Write ups: Grade 12s! Start thinking about your grad write ups! Forms will be made available from your English teacher later this week.