October 18, 2017

Daily Announcements

OCTOBER 18th, 2017

  • CAFETERIA – Pad Thai/Fresh Baked Goodies


Would the following students please see Ms. Taggart in Room 304 TODAY at lunch:

  • Evelyn Jordan
  • Nicole Quast
  • Mackie Forrest
  • Sophie Cheng
  • Jasmine Lee
  • Angela Wang

Amnesty International meeting at lunch in room 212 on Friday.

 Bishop’s University will be in the Career Centre at lunch TODAY.

 University of Calgary will be in the Career Centre at lunch on Tuesday, October 24th

McGill University will be in the Career Centre after school on Tuesday, October 24th

Oak Bay Environment Club

  • Come out for the first meeting of this year’s Environment Club TODAY at lunch in room 233. Bring your thoughts and ideas about what you would like our enviro club to be involved with this year, at school and in our community.

Sign up for the Oak Bay Enviro Club Remind:



Kick for the Cure indoor soccer tournament starts next week (Monday, October 23rd – Friday, October 27th) in support of Breast Cancer Research.  All grades welcome.  See Miss McKinty to register a team before THIS FRIDAY!

 There will be a mandatory meeting for all swimmers attending the swim meet this weekend on Thursday at lunch in the small gym.

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.

Anyone looking for volunteer hours, we are looking for Peer Tutors.  Please see Mrs. Kinnear in room 313 if you are interested

Halloween dance tickets for sale at lunch by the social stairs.  Tickets are $10 each.

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

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.

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.

Volunteer Opportunity

Volunteer to teach seniors in our community about basis computer skills two Saturday per term (Fall & Spring).  The positions available are Session Leader, Session Assistant and Public communications Coordinator.  Please see Mrs. Giesbrecht or either of the attached links on how to get involved.  http://bit.ly/UVicSeniors  Or    https://www.uvic.ca/engineering/computerscience/home/news/current/seniors-program.php

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

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 http://www.StudentTranscripts.gov.bc.ca.  If you have any questions go and see Mr. Alexander or Mrs. Giesbrecht.

Bishop’s University will be in the Career Centre at lunch TODAY.

University of Calgary will be in the Career Centre at lunch on Tuesday, October 24th .

McGill University will be in the Career Centre after school on Tuesday, October 24th