24789 Dewdney Trunk Rd.

Maple Ridge, British Columbia

Canada, V4R 1X2

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

Twitter: @GaribaldiRebels


November School News Update

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Tuesday:        G – FLEX – H – E – E – F



Wednesday:   COLLAB – C – D – A – B

Thursday:      H – FLEX – G – F – F – E

Friday:           C – FLEX – D – A – A – B



Monday:         D – FLEX – C – B – B – A

Tuesday:        E – FLEX – F – G – G – H

Wednesday:   A – FLEX – B – C – C – D

Thursday:      F – FLEX – E – H – H – G

Friday:           B – FLEX – A – D – D – C




REBELS T-SHIRTS & SWEATSHIRTS are available again! Check out the on-line store at https://garibaldissshop.itemorder.com/sale.​ Get your orders in now as the online store will close Sunday, November 26th for delivery prior to the Christmas break.


CANDY CANE GRAMS are now on sale during lunch breaks! Make sure to purchase some candy canes to show your appreciation for your friends or teachers within the school. Each candy cane gram is only $1 (dollar), and all the profits will support our global cause of building a well in Ecuador.  Please support Rebels For A Cause and share some candy!


The second of our yearly book club books is now ready to be picked up in Mr. Moore’s room, 3008. “All the Light We Cannot See” is a spellbinding and emotional novel of the Second World War. It is quite easily one of the best novels of our time. Get them while they’re available! The club will meet in late February to discuss the novel, so you have a lot go time to read it and enjoy it.


Are you interesting in finding about more about becoming a firefighter? The JIBC is holding an information session on December 2 from 11:00 – 2:00 p.m. at their Maple Ridge campus. For more information please visit: www.jibc.ca/events/fire-fighting-technologies-certificate-information-session-4

Grad Hoodie Order forms are ready. Get one from the counselling office and bring the cash or cheque (made out to Garibaldi Secondary School) to Ms. Lemieux by Nov. 24th.


PARENT VOLUNTEERS NEEDED.  The Dry Grad Committee needs 2 parents to commit to selling 50 / 50 tickets at a Canucks home game. All you have to do is walk around selling tickets – you get to watch the game for free as you work! How great is that? They will donate money to our Dry Grad! Please contact Shelley at shelley_g@live.ca if you can commit to a home game. They cannot tell us the date of the game until we have the committed parents. We have 8 but need 10.
NEW CAFÉ CARD PROGRAM! All current café card holders must have balance from present card transferred to new card. Please see café staff during the day, not during the lunch break.  Deadline is November 24th


PHOTO PACKAGES from retake day have arrived and are available to pick up in the office


Do you consider yourself good with digital technology? Would you like to see more info on our tv in the front lobby? If so, see Mrs. Lacroix to get things happening! Great for your resume.


BABYSITTING COURSE offered by Ridge Meadows College, emphasizes first aid and real life scenarios. Course will run January 3rd. To register, please contact 604-466-6555 (Extension 203) or rmc@sd42.ca




Ridge Meadows Racers are in need of volunteers to help out at their BC Winter Games Jingle Bell Cup competition on December 2nd.  Please contact them at ridgemeadowsracers@gmail.com for more information.

House of Commons Page Program: Senior students who maintain a minimum of 80% and can speak both official languages are invited to apply. You must also be accepted in a full time program at one of the National Capital Region Universities.  For more information and to apply please visit: ourcommons.ca/page. The deadline to apply is: December 4th




UNIQUE UBC: SPECIALTY AND OKANAGAN CAMPUS PROGRAM: Join them on campus to explore the fascinating UBC programs you may not have heard of. They will be telling you about specialty and interdisciplinary programs on both campuses, plus covering the range of topics you could study at their Okanagan campus. Meet with students, professors, and program administrators to discover the unique learning opportunities within their specialty programs. This event takes place on Saturday, November 25, 2017 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm on UBC’s Vancouver campus. To register please visit: https://account.you.ubc.ca/ubc/myEvents.do

For all things to do with post-secondary, scholarships and careers, please check out the new Twitter page for the “GSS Career Centre” @GssCareer

SFU is hosting their Program Fair on Wednesday, November 22 at their Surrey campus. For more information please visit: https://www.sfu.ca/students/events/sfu-program-fair.html

Grade 12’s, make sure you are keeping up to date with all the information for your grad year. This page (https://gsscareercentre.wordpress.com/grad-info/) has been set up to help all potential graduates and parents keep informed with regards to what is happening throughout the school concerning Grad 2018! (Grad Hoodies, University Applications, Scholarships, Grad Ceremony, Banquet, Dry Grad….and much much more.)

University of Alberta is coming to Vancouver on November 25th!  One on one sessions to get all your answers to your questions. To book a session please visit: uab.ca/advising. This event takes place at the Four Seasons Hotel.

December 2: Emily Carr University Portfolio Day: Their new address is: Great Northern Way campus, 520 East 1st Avenue. The time is 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. For more information please visit: http://www.ecuad.ca/admissions/meet-us


Explore Capilano Info Night on November 22nd. This event takes place from 5:30 to 8 p.m. For more information please visit https://www.capilanou.ca/future/visit-cap/Explore-Capilano/


Interested in Curling? There will be a short meeting on Thursday at lunch in room 3005 – if you cannot make it please see Ms. Kuszak for details.


SKI/SNOWBOARD CLUB participants. The remainder of your payment for both the Whistler Trip and the Sun Peaks Trip is due on December 1st. If you have any questions, please see Mrs. Harmon


ATTENTION ATHLETES! Anyone playing, or interested in playing/joining a REBELS Athletic/Sports team should join the “Athletic_Rebels” channel on the GSS App. All announcements will be put through the channel – join now so you don’t miss a beat!






Quote of the day:

“Je vis de bonne soupe et non de beau language.” Molière, Jean-Baptiste Poquelin (1622-1673)


Breakfast: Cheese Scone


Soups: $1.75

Cream of Broccoli Soup

Mushroom Soup


Main Course: $5.00

Sautéed Beef with Mushrooms and Carrots, Scallop Potatoes


Short Order: $2.50  

Bacon and Cheese Burger


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.