24789 Dewdney Trunk Rd.

Maple Ridge, British Columbia

Canada, V4R 1X2

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MONDAY, MARCH 30, 2015

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Tuesday:        E – ADV – F – G – H

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Thursday:       F – ADV – E – H – G

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There are only 40 tickets left for SPRING PROM! Only available for senior students and their guests, but once these tickets are gone, we will be unable to sell any more. Parents can give consent on the Portal. Payment may be made on the portal or in the office.



Garibaldi Water Polo – Anyone who would like to join the Garibaldi Water Polo team, please see Ms. Elphick or Mr. Cowie as soon as possible. There will be a water polo meeting on Wednesday at lunch in Mr. Cowie’s room, Rm 3010. Swimming ability is important, but no previous water polo playing experience is needed.



For those who would like to participate in this year’s 30 Hour Famine: Social Media Edition, sign up / permission forms can be picked up in Mr. Silva’s room (Room 2036). The 30 Hour Famine will take place on Thursday 02 April from 4:30 PM through to Friday morning at 7:00 AM.



REBEL CLOTHING! This is your last chance to order for this year!  This is the regular Rebel clothing, NOT grad clothing. Some samples are available for sizing. Order forms are in the main office and must be submitted with payment BY THURSDAY APRIL 2nd.



It’s time to create new bookmarks! Rules and templates available in the library, deadline is April 17th. Design a bookmark and win a great prize!



Grade 8 & 9 Students: are you interested in getting on stage this year? We have a pyscho session just for you! Auditions will be Wed April 15 at lunch. Sign-up on the mirror in the theatre lobby. Show is April 24 in C block.



Theatre sports for grade 8 and 9!! Training will be April 7, 8 & 9 at lunch in the theatre. Just drop in and give it a try!



Final Psycho session of the year will be April 22. Auditions April 17. Sign up on theatre mirror.







VCC is having an info night on April 22 from 4 to 7 p.m. RSVP online at vcc.ca/infonight



Youth Ambassadors program is a 3 week exchange to the United States for students aged 15 – 18. Applications due TODAY!



The SD#42 Trades and Academies deadline is March 30th. Are you interested in hairdressing, culinary, plumbing, electrical, automotive, metal fab, carpentry or masonry? Get your first year of college or university while attending high school. For more information please see Mrs. Domitruk, Ms. Lemieux or Mrs. Davies.



Cathay Pacific’s “I Can Fly” program offers grade 11 high school students an 8-week Academy and meet once a week in the evening to explore various careers in aviation. Pilots, airport staff, flight attendants 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. For more information please visit: http://www.cathaypacific.ca/icanfly/subdefault.asp



April 15, 2015: Trades and Technology Conference for Women at the Tradex in Abbotsford from 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Register at skillscanada.bc.ca



April 25, 2015: JIBC Fire & SafetY DIVISION Information Session. If you interested in becoming a Firefighter then this information session is for you. To RSVP or request program information, please email fftc@jibc.ca.



April 25, 2015: University of Alberta Registration 101 Workshop. Get help registering your classes at the U of A. Will be held at the Four Seasons Hotel Vancouver. RSVP to ualberta.ca/reg101.



The Ridge Meadows Speed Skating Association is looking for volunteers to help out with their carnival on May 23rd. If interested please contact Patty Courtney at 604 328-2734 or email at tinyelvisrules@gmail.com.

CELEBRATE EARTH DAY 2015 - Looking for volunteers to help out set up, the event and take down. The date is Saturday, April 18, 2015. Registration forms are in the Career Centre. Please contact Carla Reed with any questions at carlar2@telus.net.



There are many volunteer opportunities with the Alouette River Management Society (ARMS). Please see Ms. Lemieux or Mrs. Domitruk in the counselling office if you are interested.



Vancouver International Children’s Festival is looking for volunteers from May 25 – 31. Volunteers are needed in many areas including: arts activities, ushering/box office, hosting & info, traffic, sales, administration, security, and pre-festival office assistance. For more information contact: Diana Stewart-Imbert at volunteer@childrensfestival.ca.







This is your last chance to purchase a Grad Hoodie. Please give form and 35$ (cheque, cash or visa) to Ms. Lemieux by Thursday, April 2nd.



There will be an important meeting for all 2015 Garibaldi Grads on Wednesday, April 15th at 9:35. It is imperative that all graduating grade 12 students attend. There will be several important grad issues discussed, and we will be voting on Valedictorian and the recessional song.



SFU: Deadline to self-report your grades is April 30, 2015



UVIC: Deadline to self-report your grades is March 31, 2015



Upcoming Thompson Rivers University application deadline dates:

Respiratory Therapy: March 31, 2015



US College Expo Canada is on April 11, 2015 from 10:00 to 2:00 p.m. Pre-register at USCOLLEGEEXPO.COM.






Costco Scholarship for employees and their children: Either the applicant or their parent must be a permanent employee at Costco Wholesale for a minimum of a year. This scholarship is based on academic performance. Deadline to apply is May 31, 2015 at https://costco.myreviewroom.com/



Retail as a Career Scholarship Program – 1 @ $5,000, 1 @ $3,000 and 24 @ $1,000. Criteria: Pursuing a retail, business or marketing related program and currently working within the retail industry.

Website:http://www.retailcouncil.org/education/retail-as-a-career-scholarship-program Deadline: May 15, 2015



Team Tim Horton’s Scholarship Program – 20 @ $1,000 Criteria: Open to all eligible Tim Horton’s team members as well as the children or grandchildren.

Deadline: April 9, 2015  Website: https://scholarship.timhortons.com/default.asp?language=1&myError=1


Odenza Marketing Group Scholarship – $500

Criteria: Have a GPA of at least 2.5 or greater

Website: http://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship/9919/odenza_marketing_group_scholarship.php

Deadline to apply: March 30, 2015



Peter Pasula Study Habits Scholarship - $500. Criteria: Must be enrolled in a program two years or longer Website: http://www.coquitlammortgagebrokers.ca/coquitlam.php

Deadline to apply: April 1, 2015



MCO Scholarship – $500 Criteria: Will be attending post-secondary full time. Submit an answer to an essay question. Website: http://www.studentscholarships.org/available_scholarships_2015.php    Deadline to apply: May 15, 2015



Caretenders Scholarship – $500. Criteria: Answer an essay question. Website: http://www.studentscholarships.org/available.php

Deadline to apply: May 31, 2015



LM Scholarship Program – $500.  Criteria: Have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and answer essay question.

Website: http://www.forklifttrainingvancouver.com

Deadline to apply: May 31, 2015



10 Words or Less Scholarship – $500.  Criteria: Follow application instructions.  Website: http://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarships/10258/10_or_less_scholarship_scholarship.php

Deadline to apply: June 15, 2015



Global Lift Equipment Scholarship – $500

Criteria: Have a GPA of 2.5 or higher and submit a story.

Website: http://www.usedforkliftbritishcolumbia.ca

Deadline to apply: June 15, 2015



Lift Parts Express Scholarship – $500. Criteria: Online form  Website: http://www.forkliftpartsbritishcolumbia.com/forklliftparts.php        Deadline to apply: June 30 2015



Lifestyle Dentistry Scholarship – $500.   Criteria: Have a GPA of 2.5 or higher and submit answers to essay questions.  Website: http://www.studentscholarships.org/2015.php

Deadline to apply: June 30, 2015



Pollard and Perrin Orthodontics – $500

Criteria: GPA of 2.5 or greater.    Website: http://www.westkelownaorthodontists.ca/orthodontics.php       Deadline to apply: October 30, 2015



District Scholarship / Bursary Deadline:  The deadline for grade 12 students to hand in the district scholarship packages (bursary / awards) has been changed. The new date is MONDAY, MARCH 30TH at 8:30AM in the counselling office. (The original deadline was March 2nd.)



BC School Sports Badminton Scholarship (2 @ $500). Application deadline is May 1, 2015



BC School Sports Scholarship Program (2 @ $500). Application deadline is April 24, 2015.



The Sabrina Shannon Memorial Award – 2 @ $1,000

Criteria: Application form, a 500 – 1500 word essay describing your effors to raise awareness and educate others about life threatening allergies.

Website: http://www.whyriskit.ca/pages/posts/apply-for-the-2015-sabrina-shannon-memorial-award64.php

Deadline to apply: June 19, 2015



The Meaning of Family Scholarship - $1,000

Criteria: Must be 16 years of age or older. Submit a 300 word essay on what family means to you.

Website: http://rcktshp.com/meaning-family-1000-scholarship/        Deadline: March 31, 2015



South Asian Family Association – 3 @ $1,000

Criteria: South Asian descent, Canadian citizen or permanent resident, excellence in academics, community involvement or fine arts, leadership and or service.

Website: http://www.safa.ca/      Deadline: June 14, 2015



National Union of Public and General Employees Scholarship: 4 @ $1,500. Children, grandchildren (including foster children/grandchildren) of National Union of Public and General Employees current and retired members. Deadline to apply is: July 6, 2015. For more information and applications please email scholarship@nupge.ca or call 513 228-9800.



Notre Bistro Menu Featuring BC Products


Soups: $1.75             Cream of Broccoli Soup

Main Course: $4.50  Spaghetti with Meat Sauce and Garlic Bread

Fast Food: $2.50 cash, $2.25 with Café Card

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, Versailles, and more. For registration, please visit: http://sd42francetrip2016.weebly.com/