October 11, 2017

Daily Announcements

OCTOBER 11th, 2017

  • CAFETERIA – Pad Thai/Fresh Baked Goodies

*********NEW GRAD 2018 NEWS SECTION**************


There will be a brief meeting at lunch TODAY in Room 304 for Oak Bay On-Line Planning students participating in the PARTY Program field trip on October 12. Attendance is mandatory.

The list of students selected for WE Day is posted on the door of 217.  There is a meeting TODAY at lunch in room 217.

The Oak Bay Rotary Club is looking for grade 9/10 applicants for their leadership camp in Crofton, BC between October 27th and 29th 2017.  If interested please see Mr. Turner today.

Interested in continuing on the spirit of C4C?  Youth Against Cancer is having its first meeting this Thursday at lunch in room 304.  Come and join us!

All students attending the PARTY Program at 9:00 am on Thursday October 12th are reminded that you need to find your own transportation to and from the Victoria General Hospital at 1 Hospital Way.

******  Thursday, October 12th – Team Planning – No Block 8  ******

  • STUDY HALL – Library and Cafeteria
  • 8:25 – 9:21 – Team Planning
  • 9:26- 10:22 – Block 1
  • 10:27 – 11:07 – Focus Block
  • 11:12 – 12:08 – Block 2
  • 12:08 – 12:56 – LUNCH
  • 1:01 -1:57 – Block 3
  • 2:03 – 2:59 – Block 4


University Visits Date Time Location
Quest University October 16th Lunch Career Centre
Post-Secondary Option Evening, UVic, Camosun & Lattitude October 16th 7:00 0 8:30 OB Theatre
European Universities Mini-fair October 16th 4:00 – 5:00 St. Michael’s University in the Chapel
Ivy League + Stanford Visits Western Canada October 16th 7:30 PM St. Michael’s University

Sign up for Battle of the Bands!  Details and sign-up sheet outside the Blackbox.

SHOUT OUT to the Junior Girl’s Volleyball Black Team for an exciting and successful game against Claremont in the finals at the Thanksgiving Tournament!

Senior Girls Basketball Tryouts:

  • Thursday October 12th 3pm Big Gym

If you can’t make it to either tryout please come see Mr Kinnear or email him as soon as possible.

Senior Boys Basketball Tryouts:

  • Wednesday, October 11th at 8:00 PM

Hey Oak Bay, on Monday, October 23rd we will be having a pumpkin carving contest open to all!  Come down to the Cafeteria at lunch with groups of 2 or more to win some great prizes.

We Scare Hunger Leadership Group is collecting non-perishable food items in Advisory until October 23rd.  The Advisory that collects the most items wins a prize.  Also, bring in 2 items when you buy your Halloween Dance ticket for $2 off.

Accelerated Math Program  

  • Are you interested in Completing more than one math class this year?  IE math 9 and 10 in the same year or math 10 and 11 in the same year?
  • IF you have not signed up, do that now at the link below and see Mr. Spray in 309 after school.


Attention Math Students.

  • Do you want to make a difference at Oak Bay High School.  Your strength in math and your care for people are perfectly matched in becoming a Math TA.
  • Spray and the Math Department are looking for Math TAs.  You can receive credits or volunteer hours and/or reference letters.  We will work around your schedule.
  • Please see Mr. Spray in 309 and fill out this information form below


BIN 4 Burger Lounge and Lot 1 Pasta Bar are looking to hire all kitchen positions.  Email your resume to careers@bin4burgerlounge.com or careers@lot1pastabar.com.

European Universities Consortium – If you are curious about studying in Europe please consider attending an information session at St. Michaels University School on Monday October 16th from 4:00 – 5:00 pm.  The following universities will be in attendance, Ecole Hoteliere de Lausanne (Switzerland), IE University (Spain), Jacobs University (Germany) and Universita Bocconit (Italy).

Volunteer Opportunity

None Available

Grad 2018 News


Grad Photos

  • Where – Oak Bay Rec Centre
  • When – October 23rd – 27th
  • Sign-up – You can sign up online NOW at mountainwest.ca
  • Fee – $10 (payable at your sitting)
  • Any questions contact Mountainwest Studios
    • Phone # 604-433-0551
    • E-mail: grads@mountainwest.ca