June 9, 2022

Daily Announcements

June 9th, 2022               


Monday – Pizza $2.50 per slice
Tuesday – Soup & a Bun $4.00 (Wicked Thai Chicken Soup)
Wednesday – Pizza $2.50 per slice
Thursday – Red Barn Hot Dogs $3.50
Friday – Snacks & Drinks

Fun Day has been postponed due to the rain.  It will now be on Tuesday, June 14th at lunch.  Come check it out for treats, games and activities.

Tickets for Evening of Dance are available through school cash online.  Join us Tuesday, June 14th and Wednesday, June 15th for the first Evening of Dance since 2019.

There will be a lunchtime meeting for ALL STUDENTS who wish to be involved in next year’s Cops 4 Cancer campaign on Tuesday, June 14th in the big gym. We hope to see you there.

Today is the last day of Connect 2 Care’s Wellness Week! Thank you to everyone who came out to visit the booths at lunch yesterday and a special thank you to the counselling department for being there! Today there will be therapy dogs in the library at lunch.

Today is the deadline if you wish to cast your vote in the current photo contest. The QR code to vote and the photos are all on display outside the art room!!

Previous Announcements

Grads, get your tickets to the grad social event.  Tickets are sold Monday to Thursday at lunch across from the Theatre.  $10.00 cash only.

Volunteering Opportunities

The Victoria Jazz Society is seeking volunteers for the 2022 TD Victoria International Jazz Fest June 24, – July 3, 2022.  For more information on how to get involved go to:  https://jazzvictoria.ca/home/volunteer/

Are you interested in applying to volunteer at the hospital?  Good news!  The popular Step Up Youth Program for the 2022-23 school year is slated to begin again this coming fall.  Applications are now open! The Step Up Youth volunteer program is designed to support youth who are interested in learning about a career in healthcare.
Priority will be given to youth who participated in our virtual program, and we are recruiting for a limited number of volunteer positions for the following Island Health Facilities:
Saanich Peninsula Hospital, Saanichton
Royal Jubilee Hospital, Victoria
The Summit (Long-Term Care), Victoria
Applicant Info:
The program is for youth 15-18 years of age (no exceptions currently for those younger than 15. Applicants must turn 15 prior to the start of the program);
Commitment is generally one (2hour shift) once a week after school for the duration of the school year (September to April);
Volunteer duties vary based on location and each facility’s needs.
How to Apply:
Please check the Island Health website for updates and the link to the application.
Step Up Youth Program
Email: StepUpYouth@islandhealth.ca
Web: islandhealth.ca| Facebook | Twitter | Flickr | YouTube
Volunteering on Canada Day at the Inner Harbour – if you are interested in helping out please click the link below to fill out the short volunteer application.  https://oakbaycareercentre.weebly.com/work–volunteer

Oak Bay Parks, Recreation and Culture is looking for youth volunteers to join the Community Arts Volunteer Team. We are looking for some help during some of the free concerts and arts events scheduled in the neighborhood this summer.  The link to the volunteer form can be found on the Oak Bay Recreation Website: https://www.oakbay.ca/parks-recreation/programs-registration/community-arts-volunteer-team

Do you ride BC Transit? Seniors Serving Seniors is looking for volunteers to assist seniors in becoming familiar with public transportation. Student would only need to attend one of the workshops that BC Transit will be facilitating and help the senior once or twice use the bus system.  If you are interested, please email ed@sssbc.org or call 250-413-3211.

Job Opportunities

Check out the new job postings at https://oakbaycareercentre.weebly.com/work–volunteer