PARKLAND DAILY NEWS: MONDAY SEPTEMBER 9, 2019: - send in your information, notice of clubs, meetings, special events!
*** ALL STUDENTS AND STAFF MEMBERS: if you need any BINDERS for your school year and course work start-up, please come to the front office. We have a large quantity of AS NEW BINDERS to help with your organization!
*** ALL BAND AND CHOIR STUDENTS: Band and Choir classes will begin THIS WEEK - September 9, and the rehearsal time is 7 to 8:20 a.m. each day.
*** GRAD COMMITTEE MEETING -TODAY 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 TODAY Monday September 9, in Room 112 - Ms. Hassett's room. If you are signed up for the trip, please attend.
*** STUDENT PHOTO DAY: WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 11 - all students must have their photo taken, whether wishing to purchase a photo package or not. Student photos are needed for student cards and the yearbook! Please hand your photo envelope to the photographer.
Classes will proceed to the gym via schedule; check with your teacher.
*** CLUBS DISPLAY DAY: SEE WHICH CLUBS ARE AVAILABLE AT PARKLAND WHEN YOU GO TO THE GYM TO GET YOUR PHOTO TAKEN!
ON WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 11 - SIGN UP AND MAKE SOME NEW FRIENDS!
LEADERSHIP STUDENTS: the first LEADERSHIP MEETING is Wednesday September 11 at lunch in the theatre. If you are enrolled in leadership, please make sure to 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 NO LONGER BE MAILED FROM THE MINISTRY OF EDUCATION. 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 and GRAD CLASS PHOTO 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.
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! BOYS TRY-OUTS re Monday and Thursday in the gym after school, and GIRLS TRY-OUTS are Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday in the gym after school.
*** SOCCER PLAYERS: all BOYS SOCCER PLAYERS please meet Wednesday September 11 @ lunch in the gym - both JUNIOR AND SENIOR BOYS interested in playing soccer this year should attend.
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. AFTER SCHOOL FRENCH: Room 112, Wednesdays after school. Check room number.
3. 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. TIMES EACH DAY: 7 TO 8:20 A.M.
PARKLAND CAFETERIA: please note: CAFETERIA will re-open Monday September 9. Watch for LIMITED MENU opening specials!
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.