December 11, 2018

Daily Announcements

December 11th, 2018     

  • CAFETERIA – Baked Potato & Vegetarian Chili


 Would the following students please see Ms. Taggart in room 304:

  • Addie Chung
  • Charles Wansbrough

The December Creative Writing contest closes December 14th.  If you are wanting to enter, make sure your submission is in the Library by 2:00pm.

Live Different meeting this FRIDAY at LUNCH in the Theatre.  Anyone interested in travelling to Mexico during spring break 2020 should attend the meeting, anyone who will not make it to the meeting, please see Mr. Garraway.

Oak Bay High School Drama and Band Students present
A Christmas Carol
December 18th  and 19th
7:00 pm in the Dave Dunnet Theatre
Tickets available online or at the door – Adults $5 Students $2
Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
Food Bank donations accepted.

All amp students who are working in amp 9/10 or amp 10/11 please come to a mandatory Amp meeting during focus Tuesday December 18th. The goal of this meeting is to make sure you are on track to reaching your goals.  It is not too late to join AMP or get started.   If you have not signed up for AMP please Text 250-999-0408 with the message @ts912amp

Cultural Connection is hosting an International movie night TONIGHT from 5:00-9:00pm in the Black Box.

Leadership is putting in a grad/international student mixer at the Royals hockey game on Wednesday, December 12th.  You can register in Mr. Zolbrod’s room (202).  Tickets are free so sign up quick!

 Come to the Cafeteria Monday, December 10th through till Friday the 14th to purchase a Santa Gram.  For $2 you get to write a card and send it to someone you know in the holiday spirit!  All proceeds go to the Victoria Sexual Assault Center.

 Leadership is looking for lifeguards for the Polar Bear Swim on December 21st.  Please contact for more info.

 Previous Announcements

Might Oaks winner for this will is Milan Giesbrecht in grade 11.

All students wanting to join the Puzzle Club, we meet every Monday at LUNCH on the Art Room (146).

Alright Oakbayers, I understand that you may be wondering “Where’s Nutty?”  Well I can’t tell you exactly where, but I can give you this hint:
“I am part night and part light
I am like a game
If you don’t fine Nutty it is a shame”
Good Luck!!

Connect to Care is a student lead group whose mandate is to start conversations about crucial topics that youth are facing.  We are asking for Advisory Teachers to give students some time to complete the following survey (  This survey is anonymous and we are NOT asking for any personal information that would lead to identifying individuals.  Instead, Connect to Care is hoping to gather information about the issue in order to start the conversation in our school.

Cst Perry has set up a questions/concerns box at the table in the counsellor center. Please feel free to forward any questions/concerns to Cst Perry in this manner or email her at . Starting in November Cst Perry will be posting her office time at OB High through the morning announcements. She encourages everyone to come by to see her about any questions they may have or just even to chat.

Job Opportunities

Starbucks is having a hiring event on Dec. 11th from 5:00pm – 7:00pm at Uptown Shopping Centre, 3551 Uptown Blvd.

Costco is looking to hire over the holidays.  All positions in all areas of their warehouse.  You must enjoy working at a fast pace. No experience necessary.  Apply at under the Jobs banner.

Bootlegger at Hillside Mall is hiring.  If you are interested please contact them in the store at 250-592-1954.

Cineplex Odeon Victoria Cinemas is hiring. You must be team oriented, energetic, friendly, outgoing and enjoy working in a fast paced guest service environment.  Apply here.

See the Work & Volunteer section of Mrs. Giesbrecht’s website for more opportunities.  OB Career Centre–volunteer


Youth volunteer opportunities available to students.