October 19, 2021

Daily Announcements

October 19th, 2021               


Indigenous Student Society meeting Wednesday at lunch in room 215. Come and check it out!

Community Leadership is hosting Halloween cookie decorating in the Cafeteria on Wednesday, October 20th.  Come with your friends to decorate a cookie and have fun.

Students, the Yearbook needs your Summer photos!! With every photo submission, you will be entered into a draw for a $25 Starbucks gift card!! Please submit your photos here:  bit.ly/obsummer2021

Please excuse the Cross Country team from their afternoon classes on Wednesday as they are going to Beaver Lake for the Island Zones.

To register please speak to your WorkBC representative or visit www.CareersWithAnimals.eventbrite.ca
Friday, November 5th from 9:00 to 12:00 PDT
Many of our clients over the years have expressed interest in learning how they can work with animals in some way. Register for this FREE event and learn what it’s like to work in these various businesses and the steps you can take today to make your dream career a reality

The Justice Institute of BC (JIBC) is hosting an information session on Oct. 20th for their Law Enforcement Studies programs from 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Free registration is now open via Eventbritehttps://www.eventbrite.com/e/info-session-jibc-law-enforcement-studies-diploma-tickets-165988685627?utm_source=Campaigner&utm_campaign=lesd-bles-info-sessions&cmp=1&utm_medium=Email

University Info Sessions – Mandatory sign up to attend a session!!
Oct. 19th U of Calgary at lunch – Library Click here to sign up
Oct . 21st U of Guelph at lunch virtually – Click here to sign up  The Zoom Link will be emailed out the day of the event.
Oct. 21st UBC at 7pm virtually – Click here to sign up  The Zoom Link will be emailed out the day of the event.
Oct. 25th U of Toronto Info Session for Victoria Public Schools at 7:30 pm https://apply.adm.utoronto.ca/register/2021SD61
Oct. 26th UVic 7pm –  Virtually via Zoom – Click here to sign up  The Zoom Link will be emailed out the day of the event.
Nov. 3rd University of Alberta 3pm – Library Click here to sign up
Nov. 9th St.FX at lunch – Career Centre
*If you are unable to access the  links from here please go to the Career Centre website.  https://oakbaycareercentre.weebly.com/

 Western University is hosting several virtual information sessions of different content and times to meet all students’ busy schedules.  Take a look and sign up at this link.  https://welcome.uwo.ca/what-is-western-like/presentations-events.html

Get to know the University of Toronto  – sign up for online information sessions at this link.  https://discover.utoronto.ca/

Join Dalhousie University to explore faculties, learn about supports,  connect with profs and students, and get a feel for student life on November 6th.  Register here to attend.  https://www.dal.ca/admissions/open_house.html

SFU will be hosting several types of information session online over the next few months.  Please go to the link if you are interested in learning more or applying.  https://www.sfu.ca/students/admission/tours-events/upcoming.html

Visit the Career Centre website for upcoming University Sessions and how you can attend.  https://oakbaycareercentre.weebly.com/

Math TAs:  Would you like to make a difference at OB high school Are you looking for credits, volunteer hours?  You can be the difference at OB.  Please see tspray in 309 anytime.  Please sign up here to begin the conversation.Math TA sign up link if the link above did not work: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScT9b0cIFjUNVUJ0DLjX7NJPFbrpAADU7EK9uS0CXxDvpqMfg/viewform?usp=sf_link

Previous Announcements

Do you want to write a University of Waterloo Math contest this year?  There is a 2 hour one on Nov.17th with math content up to Grade 11, and the Pascal (Gr.9)/Cayley (Gr.10)/Fermat (Gr.11) one on Feb.23rd.  Come sign up in Rm 308 with Mrs. Smith BY Mon. OCTOBER 18th if you are interested, $2 per contest (math department will subsidize rest of cost).  Get a full size chocolate bar on the day of the contest too!

Tennis Club:  We play every Wednesday Morning from 7:05 until 8:15.  5 steps to join the tennis club
Google classroom code :ezepmdz
Fill out the sign up sheet inside google classroom
Bring 5$ the first time you come for tennis balls
Attend to Oak Bay Rec Covid Rules: Please read inside google classroom
Have fun.  We will supply a racket if you do not have one.

Volunteering Opportunities

Great volunteer opportunity to assist seniors, sharing your computer and IT Skills at Marion Village an assistive living and independent care complex close by.  Residents would likely need assistance with social networking media, email, connecting with family on zoom as well as aps and cell phone help.  Please see Ms. Giesbrecht if you are interested in this position.

Job Opportunities

 The Old Spaghetti Factory is currently hiring in entry level positions such as Dishwashing and Bussing. We can provide flexible work schedules that will allow you to balance school and work. Shifts are in the evenings and weekends. We will provide hands on training, tips, free meals, great discounts, and other great benefits!  If you are interested in applying, please apply in person between 3-5 any day, or email your resume at victoria@osf.ca

The University of Victoria Foods Services is hiring in all positions.  Great pay and flexible hours.  Please email your cover letter and resume to eat@uvic.ca

The Fort St. Whitespot is hiring part time workers for 8-20 hours per week in their kitchen.  Please drop your resume and cover letter off at the Fort St. location.

Berwick Retirement Communities is hiring.  Marquise Hospitality is looking to hire culinary, food and beverage service, housekeeping and laundry services to Senior Living Communities.  Please email your resume and cover letter to: Dale Fudge, Director of Hospitality at dale.fudge@compass-canada.com