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Gazette for Monday, March 10, 2014
TODAY: A – ADV – B – C – D
THIS WEEK IS SPIRIT WEEK!!
Tuesday: E – ADV – F – G – H
Wednesday: B – ADV – A – D – C
Thursday: F – ADV – E – H – G
Friday: A – B – C – D – GYM RIOT!
March 17 – 28 is Spring Break and School Closure
PICK UP YOUR FORGOTTON STUFF before it’s donated! The Lost and Found box in the office is overflowing. Contents will be donated to goodwill over spring break so please check this week to make sure you don’t have anything there!
RUNNING CLINIC times for this week will be Monday & Wednesday. Please meet on the field at 3:00 pm, rain or shine! If you wish to register for the Sun Run Team, please go to http://www.vancouversun.com/sunrun/index.html to get the discounted price and a GSS Sun Run T-shirt! You can register as late as March 27th. The 10km Race Day is April 27th, 2014.
ABORIGINAL EDUCATION – ME-TO-WE LEADERSHIP PROGRAM – A new program for Ab Ed students in grades 9 – 11 is here! Me-to-We facilitators will share the “Sacred Circle Leadership Program” on April 24. Please see Mrs. UnRuh in room 2201E for info and to register.
UFV Fashion Design Program, Fashion Camp for future designers-Ages 14-18. Date: July 7 – 11, 2014. Time: 9:00 – 4:00. Location: UFV Abbotsford Campus. To Register go to www.ufv.ca/fashion. Space is limited register early. For more information contact: Corinne Richardson at 604-864-4669 or email@example.com
Volunteering at Earth Day – April 26 from 8:00 – 4:00 depending on students availability. For more information: check our school website. Click on students tab, go on career centre and click volunteer opportunities tab to locate registration form and contact information.
YOUTH WEEK will be May 1 – 7. They are looking for participants to join the fun through a Talent show at the Act Theatre on May 5, 2014. Auditions will be March 13, 27 & April 1 at South Bonson Community Centre in Pitt Meadows. To schedule your audition time, please contact Adam Rieu at 604 465 2447 or firstname.lastname@example.org
There is a great opportunity for high school students to learn about Associate of Arts programs offered at Douglas College. An Associate of Arts event is being planned for:
Tuesday, March 18th, at Coquitlam Campus, Atrium: 11:30am-2:30pm.
Thursday, March 20th, at New West Campus, Concourse: 11:00am-2:00pm.
Van Arts Info Session on Sat, April 5th starting at 2:00 pm sharp! Please arrive by 1:30 pm as doors close at 2:15. Van Arts, 570 Dunsmuir Street, Suite 600 (at Seymour St – across from the Granville Skytrain Station). Come check their campus, see graduates’ work, meet instructors, find out about their programs, and possibly win some prizes. Information will be shared by instructors from all departments:
2D Character Animation
3D Character Animation
Acting for Film & TV
Broadcasting for Radio & TV
Game Art & Design
Visual Effects for Film & TV
Web Development & Interactive Design
This event is free. Please reserve your space now, and be sure to bring any friends who might be interested.
Volunteers needed for Pitt Meadows Easter Egg hunt. Please check the Career Centre website under students’ tab.
Grade 8 and grade 9 boys who are interested in Basketball, should go to the gym on Thursdays after school. Everyone welcome. This is NOT a try out, rather an opportunity to learn, practice and improve your basketball skills.
BADMINTON !! YES BADMINTON!!! Open Gym Badminton will start Monday afterschool in the gym and will run to June. It doesn’t matter if you are a beginner, expert or somewhere in between, come on down and play. There is a small one-time $5 fee to play for the rest of the year.
SFU is currently taking applications from high schools for our 2013/14 USTEP seminars. Students are encouraged to join this free program any time throughout the school term – visit www.sfu.ca/science/outreach-program/ustep for information. Please contact Mrs. Sekhon for more information.
Pacific Audio Visual Institute. www.pacificav.com is inviting grade 12 students to a Work Experience Weekend on Saturday March, 29th & Sunday March 30th. Contact Educational Administrator, Ken Burke for more information: e-mail: email@example.com Phone #604.873.4853
UFV President’s Entrance Scholarship deadline is April 1, 2014. Details and application forms are available at www.ufv.ca/fineaid/awards/ufv-entrance-scholarships/ UFV website address for scholarships is also added to our Career centre website.
BC High School students are encouraged to apply to any of the 10 Scholarships listed below. If you are interested in a more comprehensive list of scholarship opportunities, please visit the website.
Posters for all Scholarships can be found at: www.studentsscholarshiops.org/2014scholarships.php
1. Peter Pasula Study Habits Scholarship - $500 – 1 Award (Deadline: April 1, 2014)
2. Your Favorite Care Scholarship – $500 – 1 Award (Deadline: April 30, 2014)
3. MCO Scholarship – $500 – 1 Award (Deadline: May 15, 2014)
4. Maple Leaf Dentistry Scholarship – $500 – 1 Award (Deadline May 30, 2014)
5. LM Scholarship Program – $400 – 1 Award (Deadline: May 31, 2014)
6. Odenza Vacations College Scholarship – $500 – 1 Award (Deadline: June 1, 2014)
7. Got a Spine Scholarship – $500 – 1 Award (Deadline: June2, 2014)
8. Global Lift Equipment Scholarship – $500 – 1 Award (Deadline: June 15, 20140
9. Lift Parts Express Scholarship – $500 0 1 Award (Deadline: June 30, 2014)
10. Compass Mortgage Group Scholarship – $500 – 1 Award (Deadline: December 30, 2014)
If you need more information, please see Mrs. Sekhon in the counseling office.
CAPILANO ENTRANCE AWARD: Check Garibaldi School website. Under students tab, click on career centre and check Apply now under scholarships tab.
Overwaitea Food Group and UFCW Local 1518 are offering 10 scholarships at $1000 each to individuals who have played a significant role in diversity initiatives in their school and/or community. See www.owfg.com/diversity. Applications due by May 1, 2014
applications for valedictorian are now available in the office.
NOTRE BISTRO MENU
Featuring BC Products on Monday, March 10, 2014
Monday March 10th, 2014
Cream of Celery Soup
Main Course: $4.25
Shepherd’s Pie with Garlic Bread and Tossed Salad
Fast Food: $2.25 with Caf Card, $2.50 cash
Potato and Cheese Perogies with Bacon Bits and Sour Cream
CAFETERIA CARDS are on sale. Use it like a debit card at Garibaldi Secondary Cafeteria. No service charge. Ask any Cafeteria staff to purchase or refill your card.
ARTISAN BAGUETTE ($2.00)