24789 Dewdney Trunk Rd.

Maple Ridge, British Columbia

Canada, V4R 1X2

Ph: 604-463-6287 | Fax: 604-463-0896

Twitter: @GaribaldiRebels


The Garibaldi GazettePAC Meeting – Wednesday, Oct. 8th at 7pmPAC Meeting – Wednesday, Oct. 8th at 7pm



TODAY:   A – ADV – B – C – D


         THIS WEEK:      

Tuesday:        E – ADV – F – G – H

Wednesday:   B – ADV – A – D – C

Thursday:      F – ADV – E – H – G

Friday:           Non Instructional Day


         NEXT WEEK:      

Monday:         A – ADV – B – C – D

Tuesday:        E – ADV – F – G – H

Wednesday:   B – ADV – A – D – C

Thursday:      F – ADV – E – H – G

Friday:           F – ADV – E – H – G




HALLOWEEN DANCE coming up Thur Oct 30 from 7:00 – 10:00. Tickets now available at lunch and after school. Tickets only $10 and includes catered snacks, punch and prizes for costumes! Guest forms available in the office – need admin approval by Mon Oct 27.

The following students have paid for but not picked up their Yearbooks from last year.  Please see Mrs. Peake in the office to claim your 2014 Yearbook:  Ashley Babstock, Colton Brack, Cheyenne Cote-Rolvink, Gareth DeGunst, Jordan and Mathew Essar, Dylan Hopper, Matthew Jones, Kirsten Kopp,  Alexander Micsoniu, Madison Randall, Emma Roos, Maya Thorarinson, Zheng Tian, Megan Turner,  Hana Wells and Jane Wetherill.

ONLY 8 DAYS LEFT TO ORDER YOUR REBEL CLOTHING! This is the regular Rebel clothing, NOT grad clothing. Order forms in office, must be submitted with payment BY WED OCTOBER 29. Delivery guaranteed by last week of November – in lots of time for Christmas!

GARIBALDI IS HOSTING A CRAFT FAIR! on Sunday, November 23 from 9:00 – 3:00. Door prizes and concession stand. Tables only $30 for vendors. See Mrs. Knox for more information.





Interested students in grades 10 – 12 have the opportunity to apply to attend the RIDGE MEADOWS IMPACT SUMMIT from Nov 28 – 30 at Zajac Ranch. This free event is sponsored in part by the Rotary Club of Haney. For more information and to apply online, please go to www.RMYOUTH.com .

The Maple Ridge Lions Club is looking for volunteers to help out with their Halloween Land Carnival.  It consists of games, crafts and Halloween fun. If interested, please sign up at: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1WiZ8qXDmSHe5im91nUwUqAl4g7odm1a7HyyMptbnPUI/edit?usp=sharing

The Pitt Meadows Arts and Crafts Market is looking for volunteers on November 22 from 10:00 a.m. to 4 p.m.  The deadline to apply is TODAY!

SCIENCE WORLD has a few spots open for Work Experience opportunities. These are two week placements. For more information please visit: http://www.scienceworld.ca/workexperience

TECHTREK workshop series starts on November 1st with a special event for Grade 10 to 12 students. Ever wonder what kind of jobs are in the digital media arena? The Department of Computer Science at UBC and Electronic Arts Canada are proud to present their first UBC-EA Digital Media Job Expo. If interested please sign up at: http://www.techtrek.ca

Heart and Stroke Foundation: Two opportunities are available. They need Heart Month Captains and a Heart Month Canvassers. For more information please visit http://Heartmonth.heartandstroke.ca. More information on what is required in the Career Centre.

SSPA Student Field Trip, Cox Station Quarry, Rempel Brothers Concrete: This year MineralsEd will be travelling to and touring Cox Stations Quarry on Sumas Mountain, followed by a visit to nearby Rempel Brother Concrete in Abbotsford. Transportation is provided. Deadline to apply is October 23, 2014.

Ride Meadows Racers: Volunteers needed for practices and competitions for the local speed skater. If interested either see your work experience teacher or contact Mae Shupe at shorttrackshupe@gmail.com for more information.

NFTR: Looking for youth participation to work with horses. If interested please see your work experience teacher or contact Sharolyn Wandzura at manager@nftra.ca.

The Vancouver Opera is looking for students in grades 11 and 12 to get a backstage view of what goes into an opera production. These students must have plans to attend a preforming or fine arts program in post secondary. For more infomation please go to: http://www.vancouveropera.ca/learn/for_teachers_and_students/work_experience




Any boys interested in playing soccer, we meet every Thursday after school.

Any boys interested in SuperFit, there is still space in Ms. Gibbs E block.

Any Boys interested in playing intramural soccer, please be in the gym Thursday at 2:50




Canadian Tourism College Open House: November 20th from 9:00 – 3:00 p.m. Open to Grade 11 & 12 students. Limited seating so reserve now at receptionary@tourismcollege.com.

BCIT’s Big Info Session: Wednesday, November 19th from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. Located at their Burnaby Campus. To register, please visit bcit.ca/biginfo

McGill University will be visiting Maple Ridge Secondary on Thursday, November 20th at 1:20 p.m. in the library. This event is open to all students in the district.

TD Scholarships for Community Living – 20 students will receive a full TD Scholarship worth up to $70,000. They are looking for someone that is making a difference in their community whether it’s big or small. Apply by November 28th at td.com/scholarship.

PSI Day: Colleges and Universities throughout BC are coming to Garibaldi Secondary on Wed, November 26th.

VFS (Vancouver Film School) Info Session: Saturday, October 25 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Vancouver campus. Please reseve a seat at: www.vfs.edu.

The Art Institute is having an open house starting at 9:30 am on November 8. For more information, please go to: http://alpen.com/vancouver

Explore Capilano Info Night is on Monday, November 24th at 6:30 p.m. in the Birch Building, Main Atrium. Register at explorecapilano.ca

GRAD PORTRAITS – you are now able to schedule your personal sitting. These are your formal cap and gown photos, as well as the opportunity for some casual photos. You are welcome to take a prop that reflects your high school life, such as a basketball or musical instrument. Girls are recommended to have a bare neckline and boys should be wearing a plain shirt and tie. Room where photographers will be will be confirmed prior to the November 3 start date. There is a $20.00 sitting fee, which must be given to the photographer at the time of your appointment. A grad photo is required for the Year Book. If you don’t want to receive any proofs and only want a photo in the year book, the sitting fee is waived. A year book photo will consist of two shots only. There will not be a retake day for the year book photo. The year book has important dates that have to be met so please make the most of your grad sitting. Please book your personal appointment online at www.mountainwest.ca. Just click on the “book a grad session” button and follow the prompts.

Emily Carr’s National Portfolio Day is on Saturday, December 6, 2014 from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Horatio Alger Jim Pattison B.C. Scholarship Program: $5,000 scholarship with a deadline of October 25th. For more information please go to: www.hotratioalger.ca/en/scholarships

Quest for Excellence: Remax of Canada will reward 16 bursaries of $1,000 each. Deadline to apply is: March 9, 2014. Enter at www.remax.ca

The Loran Scholar: 30 scholarships worth $100,000, 40 worth $3,000 and 40 worth $2,000. Students need to demonstrate exemplary character, service and leadership and have minimum average of 85%. There are two categories, one for sponsored candidates and the direct pool candidates. Each school can only sponsor 3 students. Deadlines for sponsored October 22nd and for direct pool October 29th. Apply online at loranscholar.ca.


 Notre Bistro Menu Featuring BC Products


Soup:                   Cream of Turkey Soup

Main Course: $4.50

Spaghetti with Meat Sauce and Garlic Bread


Fast Food: $2.25 with Café 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.



SPRING BREAK 2016. Spend 2016 Spring Break in France. A 14 day trip exploring the French Riviera, Camargue, Paris, Loire Valley, and more. See Chef for more information.



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