ANNOUNCEMENTS Friday, March 31, 2017
Are you struggling with Math, Chem or another subject? Just send an email with your info to CPApeertutoring@gmail.com and we will match you up with a peer tutor. It’s free!
Programming Competition – Any student interested in the Dalhousie Programming Contest must register at http://web.cs.dal.ca/~dpc/h/. The contest is in two phases: Phase 1 is online, and Phase 2 is at Dalhousie on April 22nd. Email Mr. Geddes for more info: email@example.com
Bake sale – today in support of the Dominican Trip’s Housing Project.
Girls Rugby – quick meeting at lunch today in 207 to let you know who can and can’t attend this weekend’s tournament. Bring your forms and $.
Badminton Tryouts – Today and April 4 from 7-10pm. All welcome – bring a racket if you have one, if not we will have extra.
Grad Photos for Yearbook: Deadline for submission of Grad Photos is May 1st. Submissions are to be sent to this address: firstname.lastname@example.org
If the photo was taken at the school, the photographer will forward a copy to us directly even if you did not buy a package. If you are submitting a photo taken elsewhere (Walmart, etc), please send a digital copy to the above address. Please include your name with the submission. Pictures of a proof will not be accepted.
Yearbook: Due to challenges this year, we have opted for an August Delivery of the Yearbook so as to include pictures from end of year activities such as prom, outdoor carnival and graduation. More information on Yearbook will follow in the coming weeks. Please refer to the CPA Website for further notices.
Grade 11’s only – any students wanting to apply for the Lieutenant Governor’s Award can pick up an application from Mrs. Swimm in guidance. Applications will be available until April 7th at 3:30 pm. Application forms will be due to Mrs. Swimm by April 12th at 3:30pm. Late or incomplete applications will NOT be considered after this time.
What is the Lieutenant Governor’s Award? Over the last 60 years, successive Lieutenant Governors have established a number of citations and awards as a way to recognize the outstanding achievement of Nova Scotians of all ages. These are often presented in partnership with provincial, community and professional organizations, helping to build an understanding of the important connection between the Crown and all citizens of the province.
Criteria – The Lieutenant Governor’s Medal is awarded to two students in grade 11 who have demonstrated the following: qualities of leadership and service in the school and community, and commendable performance in the courses in which they are enrolled.
SCHOLARSHIPS – Grade 12’s – there are a lot of scholarship deadlines coming up in March and April. Check out the scholarship booklet at http://www.cpa.ednet.ns.ca/guidance/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/SCHOLARSHIP-BOOKLET-2016-2017.pdf or come and talk to your guidance counsellor.
Information regarding the following scholarships can be found on the bulletin board outside the guidance office. Please check often.
Wessex Scholarship – Due: March 31st, 2017
Nova Scotia Power Employment Equity Scholarship – Due: March 31st. 2017
Nova Scotia Power Scholarship for Employee’s Children – Due: March 31st. 2017
Agnes Jacks Scholarship Awards – Due: March 31st, 2017
Dr. P Anthony Johnstone Scholarship – Due: March 31st, 2017
John Helou Scholarship – Due: March 31st, 2017
Girl Guides of Canada Scholarship Program – Due: April 3rd, 2017
The Jordan Boyd Leadership Award Fund – Due: April 14th, 2017