December 7, 2017

Daily Announcements

December 7th, 2017   




Parent Teacher Conferences – 12:25 Dismissal

o 8:25 – 9:05 Block 8

o 9:10 – 9:50 Block 1

o 9:55 – 10:35 Block 2

o 10:35 – 10:50 BREAK

o 10:55 – 11:35 Block 3

o 11:40 – 12:25 Block 4

 Barbs Rugby tryouts at the Oval after school on:

Wednesday, December 13thCombined

AMP Students and students who are interested in completing math faster.  There is a mandatory meeting Friday at lunch in room 309.   Agenda:  Online Grades, Timelines, Summer, It is not too late to begin the amp program.


Choir Vocal Council has been working to organise choir wear this year. We will be offering dark grey hoodies with our green choir logo on the front and back as well as black sweatpants with OB CHOIR written across the back. Prices should range around $30 for the hoodies and $18-22 for the sweatpants. Keep an eye out this week for further ordering information.

Job Opportunity

Dependable dishwasher needed every Saturday from 10-4 at The Oaks Restaurant at the corner of Oak Bay and Monterey. No experience required. Minimum wage plus $1/hour tips and 1 free meal per shift. Email to or drop off resume in person.

Looking for something fun to do at lunch??? Anyone interested in playing a FRIENDLY game of BASEBALL with a “soft-touch” baseball or a whiffle/blitz ball at lunchtime everyday please come out to the soccer field. No glove required, but it will make catching easier. Bases, a ball and bat provided.

Student Forms – At the beginning of September several forms were sent home with students for parents/guardians to fill out, sign and return to the school.  The office is missing forms for some students and would appreciate your help in getting the forms returned to the school. Students please check your backpacks and lockers.

Volunteer Opportunity

Volunteer childcare for monthly PAC meetings at Margaret Jenkins Elementary.

Details: Volunteer Childcare for PAC meetings is the last Thursday of the month, starting in January 25, usually around 1.5 to 2 hours from 6:30-8 pm. Parents remain onsite, meeting in an adjacent room for Parent Advisory Council meetings. Suits someone who likes talking to and interacting with elementary school aged kids and lives close by Margaret Jenkins Elementary.  See Mrs. Giesbrecht if you are interested.

Volunteer Opportunities – Do you need volunteer hours for GTP?

  • Kids Cooking Program Assistant Leader

  • Musician – Christmas Party Mom’s and Mentors program

  • Holiday Dinner Help

  • Here is a general list with many opportunities.

Grad 2018 News


 TRANSCRIPT Information:  You can access your transcript online now, to see information for yourself or for picking post-secondary institutions to order and send to.  No need to have a paper copy now J.  Go to the Ministry of Education’s Transcripts and Certificate website at  If you have any questions go and see Mr. Alexander or Mrs. Giesbrecht.