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GAZETTE FOR Tuesday, May 2 2017


Tuesday:          H – ADV – G – F – F – E                


Wednesday:     A – ADV – B – C – C – D

Thursday:         E – ADV – F – G – G – H

Friday:             B – ADV – A – D – D – C


Monday:           C – ADV – D – A – A – B

Tuesday:          F – ADV – E – H –H – G

Wednesday:     D – ADV – C – B – B – A

Thursday:         G – ADV – H – E – E – F

Friday:             COLLABORATION  C-D-A-B

MAY MUSIC MADNESS, Concert Bands, Jazz Band, Choir May 8th at 7:00pm Admission by donation.

THE GAY STRAIGHT ALLIANCE group will meet every Wednesday at lunch in Room 2008! Everyone welcome!

WORLD OF TANKS CLUB meets Tuesday at 2:45pm in room 3007.

Morning Weight Room Work outs. Join Mr. Godfrey in getting a great, active start to the mornings by getting in a work out.

SCHEDULE UPDATE: For the rest of the school year the weight room will be open at 7:45 on WEDNESDAY and FRIDAY mornings.​

It is time for the Annual Library Bookmark contest. If you want your chance to leave your “book” mark on Garibaldi and to showcase your artistic ability pick up a template and a set of Rules from the library.

GIRLS SOCCER! (Grade 8, 9, and 10)

Girls soccer next week:

TODAY, May 2nd vs SRT on the back field

Wednesday May 3 @ lunch – end of season party


New Day Friday’s at 3:00pm in the dance studio room 2030. Free sessions thanks to PAC sponsorship.  See you there!


Model United Nations:   Weekly Meetings on Thursdays during lunch in room 2002 Leading – Conferencing – Making a difference.


EXPLORE CAPILANO INFO NIGHT: Tuesday, May 30, 2017 – 5:30 PM to 8:00 PMWondering what’s next after high school? Considering a career change? Want to update your skills? Capilano University’s Explore Capilano Info Night is the first step.

Whether you’re planning to come to Capilano U this fall or just exploring your education options, this event will set you up for success! What you’ll experience: Learn about dozens of programs, Find out how to apply to Cap and register for courses, Learn about financial aid, student loans & awards, chat with instructors & hear about student life. For more information please visit: https://www.capilanou.ca/future/visit-cap/Explore-Capilano/

LAITYVIEW ELEMENTARY school is putting on a carnival as a fundraiser to raise money for an accessible playground.  It will be held at Laityview Elementary on May 12 from 4-7:30pm. They need volunteers to run the carnival games.  If you need service hours please see Ms. Lemieux or Mrs. Domitruk to sign up as soon as possible.

VANCOUVER LARGEST UNIVERSITY FAIR: Close to 200 universities will be at your service to answer questions about program offerings, the application process, tuition fee and more!  The date is Tuesday, May 30th from 1 to 4 p.m. Please register and bring the confirming bar code with you. For more information and to register please visit: https://www.nacacfairs.org/attend/international-universities-fair/vancouver-international-universities-fair/

Summer School Learning 2017. Get ahead of your credits or improve your GPA. Location: Thomas Haney Secondary. Classes begin Wednesday, July 5th and ends Wednesday, July 26th. The online registration opens Monday, May 8th and closes Wednesday, May 31st. Online registration only at: http://ce.sd42.ca

ROYAL SOCCER CAMPS are looking for volunteers for this summer 2017. There are 2 locations, one in Coquitlam and one in Maple Ridge. July and August weeks available. For details please either call 1-800-427-0536 or visit their website at: http://www.royalsoccer.com.

RIDGE MEADOWS CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTRE SOCIETY is looking for volunteers to help them run their Therapeutic summer camps for school age children with special needs. Deadline for all paperwork is May 15th. A volunteer orientation will be held on June 28th from 10 – 12 at the Ridge Meadows Child Development Centre. Students will be required to fill out an application form and a criminal record check is needed. More details from Ms. Domitruk or Ms. Lemieux. Questions, please email Jessica Apedaile at jessica.apedaile@rmcdc.com

Cathay Pacific’s “I Can Fly” program is a 7-week Academy with weekly evening classes to explore various careers in aviation. Pilots, flight attendants, airport staff and others who work in the airline and travel industry will provide valuable insight into their jobs and offer tips on how to best follow their footsteps. This is for grade 11 students free of charge. Applications are now being accepted at: http://www.cathaypacific.ca/icanfly

UNIVERSITY PREPARATION SEMINAR for students and parents taking place at SFU!

From 7:00pm to 9:00pm on May 13th, Andrew Zeng a Schulich Leader Scholarship and Rhodes Scholarship Finalist will be speaking alongside 3 other accomplished students (each receiving over $60,000 in scholarships to UBC or SFU) at the Scholar Seminar, a university preparation seminar held in support of the Canadian Red Cross. We will each be sharing our experiences and offering advice spanning academics, extra-curriculars, and scholarships, as well as engaging in question and answer sessions afterwards. Detailed information about the event, speakers, and tickets can be found here:


August 21 – 25thCapilano University is presented GenesKool Summer Science Program for Teens. Explore genomics and solve a puzzling forensics mystery. Fee is $275. For students who have completed Science 9 or higher. For more information please visit: http://www.genomebc.ca/education/outreach-programs/summer-science-program/

Fairview Elementary needs volunteers for their Track & Field Day on May 16th from 8:00 a.m. to 2:20 p.m. More details in the Career Centre.

THE SPECIAL OLYMPICS in Maple Ridge is looking for volunteers to join their local committee as Public Relations Coordinator. They are also looking for volunteers to help out with sports programs, including golf, soccer, swimming and track and field. No experience is required, just enthusiasm for helping empower people with intellectual disabilities through sport. For more information please contact: Jacqueline Hubick at 604 551-9475 or special02016@gmail.com

BAPTIST HOUSING is looking for volunteers to help out with seniors in a variety of areas: social visits, reading, games, fitness, computer lab, book club, crafts, bus trips, shopping, special events, gardening, music, art, pet therapy and more. Fill out an application online at http://www.baptisthousing.org. If you have questions or need more information, please contact Anne Haikonen, Volunteer Coordinator at 604 318-7979 or email at ahaikonen@baptisthousing.org

RIDGE MEADOWS CHALLENGER BASEBALL: An opportunity for children with cognitive or physical disabilities to enjoy the thrill of playing baseball, being part of a team, developing physical and social skill plus all the benefits of participation in baseball at a level structured to their abilities. They are always looking for motivated, volunteer driven, youth leaders in the community to become Buddies once a week. If that fits your vision, please contact Heather VanOene at hvanoene@shaw.ca or call 604 512-9940. For more information please visit http://www.bcchallengerbaseball.com.

VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED for the Ridge Meadows Home Show: The dates are from May 5th – 7th. The departments looking for volunteers are Staging, Hosting, Parking, Marketing, Family Fest, Kitchen, and Student Coordinators. If you are interested please sign up at: http://fs10.formsite.com/ridgemeadowshomeshowcom/form034117947.

UBC SAUDER SCHOOL OF BUSINESS: Information Sessions: May 8 and 19. For more information please visit: sauderundergraduateoffice.eventbrite.com

WOULD YOU LIKE to gain hands-on experience in your subject area? The range of volunteer and work opportunities are vast and changes every week. (sports, math, media, child care, event planning, science, environmental issues and much more!) Feel free to have a look, your encouraged to apply at https://gsscareercentre.wordpress.com/  For more information, please see Ms. Lemieux or Ms. Domitruk


Lunch time intramurals:

Mondays – Ball Hockey

Wednesdays – Soccer/Basketball

Fridays – Basketball


Monday’s Open Gym at lunch will run, but will be postponed on Mondays (only) until April 17th.

Afterschool Weight training drop-in schedule:

Monday: 2: 50 – 4:00

Tuesday: 2: 50 – 3:30

Wednesday: 2: 50 – 4:00

Thursday: 2:50 – 4:00

Friday: Closed


Dry Grad Guest forms available in the office

KPU is hosting their Fall Applicant Night on Thursday, May 11th. Meet faculty and current students, learn about student services, attend info sessions, take a campus tour and win free swag! To register please visit: http://www.kpu.ca/events/fall-applicant-night

KWANTLEN POLYTECHNIC UNIVERSITY Next Steps Information Session at GSS: If you have already applied to KPU or plan too for next year the representative will be here on May 9th at lunch to go over what you need to do next. This is a great opportunity to find out about when tuition fees are due, how to register for your courses and what to expect for your first year. This presentation will be held in the conference room just down the hall from the Counselling Office.

Are you planning on attending KPU next year? Extended Application Deadlines – For some intake programs they are offering extended deadlines. Please refer here: kpu.ca/admission/deadlines-extended

UFV New Student Orientation, Part 1: Start Your Journey: This event is on May 16 at the Abbotsford campus. All students who will be starting their studies at UFV in September are invited to attend. Students and their supporters will be able to participate in the following activities: campus tours led by UFV’s student ambassadors, a student services fair, registration information sessions, academic program orientation sessions and a special supporters’ orientation session. For more information, please see www.ufv.ca/nso or contact the Student Transitions Coordinator at orientation@ufv.ca or 604-557-4064.

From UBC:

We are pleased to announce that our first round offers of admission are now complete!

Students who did not receive a first-round offer will now be considered based on grade information UBC receives from IB counsellors and document uploads completed by students.

How UBC makes admissions decisions

For details on our admissions process, read about how UBC makes admissions decisionsat pickhttp://you.ubc.ca/applying-ubc/applied/admissions-decisions/, and when students can expect their admissions decision at http://you.ubc.ca/applying-ubc/blog/after-you-apply/admission-decision/



Quote of the day:

“Cookey is not chemistry. It is an art. It requires instinct and taste rather than exact measurements.” Marcel Boulestin (1878-1943)​


Soups: $1.75

Italian Barley Soup

Main Course: $5.00

Chicken Pot Pie with Mixed greens

Short Order: $2.50 cash, $2.25 Café Card

Potato and Cheese Perogies with Bacon Bits and Sour Cream

Salad Bar: From $3.00

Selection of Fresh Salads

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.


Order your cake online: http://garibaldicooking.weebly.com

The Cafeteria is open from 8:00-8.25 am, from 12;00-12;34 pm on regular school day schedule.

SD42 Spring Break 2018 Culinary tour – 4th edition

Registration now open

Website:  www.sd42spainitalytour2018.weebly.com

Contact Chef Lesnes