Daily Announcements

Thursday, May 2, 2013

 
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Thursday, May 2, 2013
by Bonnie Haley - Thursday, 2 May 2013, 9:57 AM
 

Tomorrow is our last Mini X class.  Students that need specialized equipment, remember to bring it for tomorrow.  The Go Cart group will need their bike helmet. 

Gr 8 Students:  If you have any changes or errors on your Claremont Schedule, please correct and return your sheet to Claremont.  All changes or questions go directly to Claremont. 

Any grade 8 students interested in giving
tours for the incoming grade 5's, please come to a mandatory meeting on Friday during recess in the MPR.

This week is the
last week for yearbook orders.  If you want a yearbook, make sure your order is at the office by this Friday May 3, or completed online by Sunday May 5.  Remember, yearbooks are only $32 and have a year’s worth of great memories!

Sports News:

There will be a meeting at 1:16
today in the gym for all students who would like to compete in the after school Track and Field Meet at UVIC on Monday, May 5. The events on Monday are:
Sprints: 100m, 400m, and 4X 100m relay
Distance: 1200m
Jumps: Triple Jump for everyone, High Jump is for girls only this week
Throws: Discus girls only this week and Shot Put for boys only this week

Triple Jump, Discus and Shot Put
practice is after school today from 3:15 to 4pm. 

Track and field sprinters have a practice today, after school. Any track and field athletes interested in running the relay race on Monday will have a practice Friday morning at 8:00am.

Intramurals
today is Gr. 8 Doubles.

Field hockey players that have checked in with Miss Fuller, Miss Little, or Miss Cottier for today's games, please go to Room 222 at 11:23 recess. You will not be dismissed early today as our games are at 4:45 and 5:10. If you are planning to play today you must be at this meeting.

If you still have a school
sports uniform from soccer, basketball, volleyball, badminton they are now over due.  Students who fail to return their uniforms will be charged the uniform deposit of 30 dollars.  Please return all uniforms to Mr. Stewart in the PE office.

Music:

--Band 6 Sectional Today is Percussion.
--There will be a choir rehearsal in the band room during lunch activity time today.
Dancers in the swing number meet Ms. Savage in her classroom at 1:16 today.

Lyrical dancers meet on the stage at 1:16.


Musical Theatre tickets are now available! Tickets can be picked up between 8:30 and 9am in the library all this week. Musical Theatre participants have a full day rehearsal on Sunday and a pot-luck dinner.


Parents:
Dress Code:  reminder that school is a place of business.  We are asking all students to dress appropriately for the school environment and to adhere to the school dress code.

Extended until May 24!- You've asked for an extension until after the May long weekend, and we've listened! Our Scrap Metal recycling fund raiser for the band program has been extended until after the Victoria Day weekend! So clean out your garage, basement, back yard, kids room . . . wherever, and bring your scrap metal recycling to our bin! Materials accepted visit: http://www.malahatmetals.com/types-metal-items-we-recycle-victoria-bc.html The school gate off W. Saanich will be open from 7am to 8:30pm Tue/Wed/Thurs for drop-off.

FINAL WEEK to order your child's yearbook of memories and fun. Forms available at the office.

FINAL WEEK to take the Earth Week Challenge Survey.  Last day for the survey is Friday,May 3.  
--go to:
http://www.sd63.bc.ca/
--click on: Earth Week Challenge
--click on: Earth Week ENERGY Challenge Survey
--Enter the Key Code: SD63 (Case sensitive)
Thanks for completing this short survey.

Composted Soil is on Sale at Royal Oak!  Bags of soil are $10 each or 3 for $25.This is our final load for the year and it is bagged and ready to go!

Save the Date – Come to S'Cool! Performances on May 9 and 10, at 4:30 & 7:30pm.
Tickets NOW available in the Library between 8:30 and 9am.