ANNOUNCEMENTS Thursday, April 13, 2017
Bus Change – Starting Tuesday, April 19, Route 142 will take over Route H11 in the morning. The following are the pickup times: 8:52 am – Larry Uteck Blvd. & Starboard Dr. 8:56 am – 103 Ravines Dr. 8:58 am – Mail box at Shaughnessy Pl. 9:00 am – Southgate Dr. & Strathaven Cl.
The cafeteria will be providing a SUB BAR on Tuesdays & Thursdays in the student exchange at lunch! 6” subs/wraps-$5.00, 12” subs-$6.95. Cash only at the sub bar but you can pre-pay with debit at the cafeteria.
GSA – meeting in the YHC at lunch today to update our progress re OPA day. All welcome.
Girls’ lacrosse – All members must pick up forms and check the information posted outside room 332. A reminder of practice today and next Tuesday at 5:30.
Badminton practice today and April 18 from 7-8:30
Grad Photos for Yearbook: Deadline for submission of grad photos is May 1st. Submissions are to be sent to this address: email@example.com 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 we can 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.
Attention Grade 12s: An updated Potential Grad list has been posted on the bulletin board outside of student services. Please check the list to ensure you are on it; if you feel there is an error, please speak with your guidance counsellor.
SCHOLARSHIPS – Grade 12’s – there are a lot of scholarship deadlines coming up. 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. The Jordan Boyd Leadership Award Fund – Due: April 14th, 2017
Champion of the Environment Scholarship – Are you a grade 12 student who has demonstrated commitment to the environment through your school or community? Divert Nova Scotia is offering seven scholarships to students who have exemplified leadership in protecting our environment. Deadline: April 22nd, 2017. Students can come to guidance and pick up a hard copy of the application from Mrs. Swimm, or go to http://divertns.ca/impact/events-contests/scholarship-competition
Gregory P. Pentz Memorial Scholarship – Greg Pentz played soccer for many years as a youth, and refereed when he was no longer able to play. This scholarship is in memory of Greg and his contribution to soccer, and to raise awareness in other players of the need to become involved in other capacities. Four $500 awards for students within the boundaries of the Suburban District and its member clubs. Criteria:
- Must be in your last year of High School and have been accepted into a post-secondary institution (university, college, technical school, trade school, etc) in a program leading to a degree/diploma. a) Played for a Suburban District club(s).
- b) Was a coach or assistant coach for a Suburban District club(s) in seasons, when you did not play.
- 2. For the last 3 years, either:
- c) Was a referee within the Suburban District in seasons when you did not play. Please see Mrs. Swimm in guidance for an application form. Applications much reach the address provided on the application before May 31st.