September 15th, 2017 CAFETERIA – OPENING ON TUESDAY
Any student who has paid for an agenda online, please come and see Mrs. Adams in the accounts office to collect.
The Cafeteria will be opening on Tuesday, September 19th.
All Outdoor Pursuits students that missed Tuesday’s meeting, please check in with either Mr. Turner or Mr. Atkinson ASAP.
Grade 12’s interested in applying the the LORAN scholarship and the TD Scholarship – please meet in the Career Center TODAY with Mr. Alexander during Focus!
Attention last year’s Visual Arts students who were in Ms. Andres’ class. Please come by Room 148 to pick up old clay projects, sketchbooks and T-shirts. Those items that are not picked up by the end of the week will be discarded to make room for this year’s art classes. Thank you.
Attention Math students. Are you in the right math grade level? Would you like to finish a math class faster? Would you like to complete two math classes in one year? If you are interested, please sign up using the link and come to a quick meeting at lunch on Friday in 309 https://goo.gl/forms/v7bp24E4N2umh3nn2
Attention Students. Do you want to make a difference at Oak Bay High School.
We are looking for people who want to help fellow students math experience at OB excellent.
We are looking for Math TAs in every math class and every Learning strategies room.
Cross Country practices for grade 9 -12, TODAY after school. Meet at the track. New member Welcome
Attention Math 9 students who wish to complete math 9 and 10 in the same year. There will be a brief meeting Friday at lunch in room 309. Please bring your lunch.
OPERA: Anyone interested in going to see the opera “Jenufa” it’s on October 10th at 7:00 PM at the Royal Theatre. Tickets are $15 and they can be purchased through Manjit in room 213 after school all week.
The Practice SAT is scheduled to take place at Oak Bay on the morning of October 11th. Grade 11 students interested in writing the PSAT need to see Mrs. Giesbrecht to sign up, pay a fee of $20.00 and receive study materials. Seating is limited to students will be offered seats on a first come first serve basis.
- Math Students: Did you accelerate last year. Please see Mr. Spray to ensure you got your credits
- Math Students: Are you planning on completing a math course in September. See Mr. Spray ASAP
- Math Students: New math 9s and International students. Are you in the correct math class. See Mr. Spray if you wish to write a placement test.
Rotary Youth Exchange Scholarship – Rotary Youth Exchange programs are open to students ages 16 – 18. The year you leave on exchange you must be at least 16 years old by August 16 and cannot turn 18 years old before August 15. To qualify, applicants should be above-average students who have demonstrated leadership in their community. Candidates should also possess qualities such as flexibility and a willingness to try new things that will enable them to fully experience life in another country and become excellent cultural ambassadors. For more information please go to www.rye5020.org To apply please pick up an application in the Career Centre. Applications are due into Mrs. Giesbrecht by noon on Sept 25th.
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).
Study and Go Abroad – International University and Student Travel Expo is taking place on Sept 24th at the Vancouver Convention Centre from 12 noon – 5 pm. For more information please go to www.studyandgoabroard.com/student-expo/
The PAC secretary at Margaret Jenkins elementary is looking for students interested in volunteering to childmind during their PAC meetings. Please see Mrs. Giesbrecht if you are interested.
Halloween volunteer opportunity – see Mrs. Giesbrecht in the Career Centre for information.