October 25, 2021

Daily Announcements

October 25th, 2021               


Teachers please excuse members of the junior boys soccer team in D block as they travel to Lochside for a 3:00 City Semifinal playoff game.

Grad breakfast, Wednesday, Oct 27th during Team Planning.  All grads are welcome in the Cafeteria from 9-10am for food and games.

Halloween food drive Monday to Thursday this week! Bring canned goods to the leadership table outside the Cafeteria at lunch.  For every food item you bring, you will get one entry into a Halloween Candy raffle.

Leadership will be having a Bake Sale and Pumpkin Carving Contest on October 27th at lunch outside the school in front of the Cafeteria. Proceeds from the bake sale will to towards a Kiva loan.

The last tryout for Junior Girls Basketball will be on October 26th at 3:30 in the Small Gym.

Sr. Boys Basketball 2nd team tryouts will be Monday Oct 25th at 8:00pm and Tuesday Oct 26th at 8:00pm.

Jr. Boys Basketball Team & grade 9 boys basketball try-outs will bee Tuesday, October 26th at 6:30pm and Wednesday, October 27th at 6:30pm.

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. 

University Info Sessions – Mandatory sign up to attend a session!!
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 Camosun College Nursing – at lunch – Library  Click here to sign up
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/

Previous Announcements

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

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