PARKLAND DAILY NEWS: THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 5, 2019: - send in your information, notice of clubs, meetings, special events!
ALL INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS: MEETING TODAY , Thursday September 5, @ LUNCH, in the theatre. Please attend!
ROWING START-UP MEETING TODAY: Thursday September 5, @ lunch. Also: PARENT INFO MEETINGS - (1) 6 p.m. Thursday September 5, Learning Commons, and (2) 6 p.m. Monday September 9, Learning Commons. All interested students, please contact Mr. Hilton.
GRAD COMMITTEE MEETING - Monday September 9, @ lunch, with Ms. Frith and Ms. Thompson in room 108. We will be talking about Grad Pinnies and Grad executive.
EUROPE 2020 meeting @ lunch on Monday September 9, in Room 112 - Ms. Hassett's room. If you are signed up for the trip, please attend.
ALL INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS: DEADLINE for Camp Quanoes trip is Thursday, September 19. Bring your application to Ms. McKinney in Counselling if you want to to sign up, space is limited.
ALL STUDENTS: ORDER PARKLAND SPIRIT WEAR! Forms at front office - pay and place your order - pick up at the end of the day!
ALL 2019 GRADS: transcripts WILL NOT BE MAILED FROM THE MINISTRY OF EDUCATION THIS YEAR. Graduated students must go on-line and log on to: Student Transcripts Service TO ORDER YOUR GRAD TRANSCRIPT. All 2019 Grads may pick up their graduation certificate from the Parkland school office, in person, please!
BAGEL BREAKFAST: re-opening soon - Monday, Tuesday, & Thursday a.m., before school, @ BLUE TABLES, 25 cents!
MEZZANINE USE: YEAR ROUND - ALL STUDENTS - for use of MEZZANINE IN GYM AREA - Please INQUIRE WITH P.E. teachers.
ALL GRADS: SCHOLARSHIPS, BURSARIES AND GRAD INFORMATION: email Mr. Choo for further details.
ENCOUNTERS WITH CANADA offering $100 discount. Themes are: (3) Law & Our Justice System - September 8. Regular cost before discount is $750 which includes travel from Victoria, accommodation, food and activities. Visit Ottawa for a week of fun and education. See Mr. Choo for information and access code.
DUE: SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 15, 2019 - SAANICH PENINSULA HOSPITAL AUXILIARY BURSARY ($2500) - healthcare as a profession.
ATHLETICS, SPORTS TEAMS, TEAM MEETINGS AND GAME ANNOUNCEMENTS: TBA
VOLLEYBALL TRY-OUTS, ALL GRADES, boys and girls, start after school in the GYM, Monday September 9, to Thursday September 12.
All interested students please come out!
CAREER CENTRE: SPECIAL PROGRAMS, TRAVEL, WORK EXPERIENCE, JOB & VOLUNTEER POSTINGS - email Ms. McNamee!
TEAC 105 EXPLORES FOUR TECHNOLOGIES - mechanical engineering, electronics, civil engineering, computer science - @ CAMOSUN INTERURBAN, FRIDAY AFTERNOONs. Hands-on activities, project-based learning!
NEW JOBS: make an application on your own for a great part-time job!
GARDENING AND GENERAL MAINTENANCE JOBS: North Saanich, Birch Road; Sidney, Shore Acres; Sidney, Amherst Avenue; Sidney, 5th Street - plant watering, moving gravel, dash cam install, clear garage - variety of tasks. See Ms. McNamee for details.
NEW VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES:
SAANICH PENINSULA HOSPITAL LOOKING FOR YOUTH VOLUNTEERS: many different activities - yoga, bingo, gardening, special events, mealtime, music, and much more! If you are interested in a health care career, this is a wonderful volunteer opportunity!
TUTORIALS & COURSE WORK ASSISTANCE - ACADEMIC SUPPORT available - please check for CONFIRMATION OF THIS SCHEDULE IN SEPTEMBER, after start-up.
1. LEARNING SUPPORT IN LEARNING CENTRE, ROOM 204: SUPERVISED TUTORIAL IS AVAILABLE daily after school, TO CATCH UP ON SCHOOL WORK, & TO WRITE MISSED TESTS. note: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday from 3:10 to 4 p.m.; Wednesday and Friday from 2 to 3:30 p.m.
2. TUTORIALS IN THE LEARNING COMMONS: Tutors are available every Wednesday and Friday after school.
3. AFTER SCHOOL FRENCH: Room 112, Wednesdays after school. Check room number.
4. AFTER SCHOOL MATH SUPPORT: Tuesday and Thursday from 3:10 to 4 p.m.; Wednesday from 2 to 3:30 p.m.; ROOM 201.
BAND - MUSIC REHEARSALS ALL YEAR: see Ms. Sousa for special event details. see SCHEDULE CONFIRMATION IN SEPTEMBER.
JAZZ BAND - Monday & Wednesday a.m.; CONCERT BAND - Tuesday & Thursday a.m.; CHOIR - Friday a.m.
PARKLAND CAFETERIA: please note: CAFETERIA will re-open Monday September 9. Watch for opening specials that date!
SPECIALS: SOUP, SALAD, SANDWICHES:
BAKED GOODS AND SWEET TREATS:
Note: prepaid $25 cafeteria cards - purchase from Cafeteria. To use debit or credit card to purchase Cafeteria card, see front office.