Daily Announcements

With the change in our daily schedules for our grade cohorts, we can’t do our announcements at a set time without disrupting classrooms.

Teachers and students can find updated announcements for each day on this page.  Check back daily.  Stay informed!

January 22nd, 2021

Blocks today are…  CD/AB for Juniors and D/C for Seniors


Numeracy and Literacy Assessments

Grade 10 students in Mr. Stevens’ Socials class will write the Graduation Literacy Assessment on Wednesday January 27 in the morning.

Grade 10 students in Mr. Ostoforov’s Math 10 class will write the Graduation Numeracy Assessment on Friday, January 29 in the afternoon.


Grade 9s:  Grade 9 Immunizations tomorrow AM.. Grade 9s need to return forms ASAP.


All Students:  Here is your daily reminder to keep physical distances, mask in common areas and hallways, and practice good hand hygiene.  Students are always allowed (and encouraged) to wear masks in classrooms as well.


Basketball:  Basketball Practices are running this week.  Check schedule in gym or use this one:

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
3:15pm 8 Boys 8 Girls 8 Boys 8 Girls Co-Ed 8
5:15pm 9 Boys 9 Girls 9 Boys 9 Girls Co-Ed 9
7:00 pm SR Boys SR Girls SR Boys SR Girls Co-Ed SR

Grade 12:  If you’re planning to attend Okanagan College next year, you may be eligible for an Entrance Award.  Check out the scholarship bulletin board, the Okanagan College website, or the RSS website for details.


All Students: As we approach the end of semester and Q3, please return your textbooks and library books.


All Students:  Purchase your yearbooks now and save $12.

The Early-Bird Special ends on January 31st.


All Students: Your yearbook team needs you to upload photos using the “Upload It” app from Friesens.  Our school code is 272744.  We also need Grade reps in Grade 10, 11, and 12 to register with Mr. Wilson and build pages for your respective grades.


Expedition Opportunities for Girls

Inspiring Girls Expeditions
– for girls, cis girls, trans girls, and any girl-identified youth, as well as non-binary and gender non-conforming youth

– open for girls 15 (Europe trips), 16, or 17 on June 1 of the expedition year

– opportunities all over the world, and right in our backyard.

– Applications are open until February

If you would like more information, please contact Ms. Scheiber at RSS (kscheiber@sd19.bc.ca) or see the website below:

https://www.inspiringgirls.org/expeditions

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TRU-Software Engineering Info Session

Parents and students are invited to our BEng Software Engineering information session!

TRU Bachelor of Engineering in Software Engineering events have transitioned to online for the 2020-2021 school year, but there are still lots of ways for your students to connect with us! We appreciate you sharing the upcoming parent information session with parents and students in your school.

Session Link:

Microsoft Teams meeting

Join on your computer or mobile app

Click here to join the meeting

 

Click here for information about this exciting program:

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Parent-Teacher: Oct 21

Here is the information about the Early Dismissal Schedule:

Early Dismissal Schedule and Block Rotation


Wednesday

Grade 10-12 no change (AB)

Grade 8

Block E – 8:45-9:20
Block F – 9:25-10:00
Block G – 10:05-10:40
Block H – 10:45-11:20 (dismissed)

Grade 9

Block E 8:45-9:25
Block F 9:30-10:05
Block G 10:10-10:50
Block H 10:55-11:30 (dismissed)

Buses run at 11:40 and 3:10


Thursday

Grade 8 and 9 as above for Blocks A, B, C, D.

Grade 10-12

Block A – 8:45-10:10
Block B – 10:20-11:40

Buses run at 11:50

 

Alberta’s Post-Secondary Fair

The ELAA’s virtual fairs allow you to connect with 28 post-secondary institutions from across Alberta and learn about programs, admissions, student life and more.

Students are still able to access Alberta Virtual Events every Tuesday/Thursday 5-7 pm starting November 10 – 26.

Join us this fall to get all your questions answered and begin your post secondary journey.

There is more information available on the Grad Homepage on this site.

Register here:

https://elaa.6connex.com/event/alberta/student/login