Tuesday May 17, 2016

                     Daily Announcements 

TUESDAY MAY 17, 2016                                                                    CAFETERIA- Tacos and Salads

ALL GRADS – There is a Grad song  rehearsal  TODAY at lunch in the Black Box room 139. Please attend

 BAND and STRINGS CONCERT – TONIGHT- Tuesday May 17 in the Theatre at 7pm. Donations

AWARDS COMMITTEE – last meeting tomorrow-Wed. at lunch in the Career Centre.

ANTI-HOMOPHOBIC WEEK –  tomorrow- May 18thBake-Sale at lunch in the Student Plaza hosted by the Pride club.  Donations go to homeless youth of Victoria.   Thursday-May 26 at 5:30 there will be a movie night hosted by the Pride Club featuring the movie “ Pride”.  Entrance by donation or non-perishable food items. Concession stand open.

REMINDER – Team Planning and Study hall this Thursday May 19. No Block 1

Cultural Connection Program:  We are getting ready for next year.   Are you interested in making new friends from all over the world? Then you should join the Cultural Connection Program! This is a great way to students of Oak Bay to get to know each other. If you’re interested and would like to learn more, follow the link to our sign up sheet.


Badminton team members, reminder of our practice today (Tuesday) after school, and please come by the office today to pick up “What Will I Miss” forms for Wednesday.  Those will be on the office counter.

OAK BAY SAILING TEAM – Congratulations to Oak Bay Sailors on their victory over the weekend in the Discovery Isle Regatta.

CAREER CENTRE –   Reminder to all students who signed up to take a Dual Credit course next year that you need to hand in your Online Camosun College Confirmation to Mrs. Giesbrecht.

*Volunteers Needed:      Event: EMJS (Margaret Jenkins) Spring Fair Fundraiser.  June 3, 5-8pm.    Jobs for students:  Can work in shifts and swap roles if interested.     – 3 x 1-hour shifts: 4:45-5:45; 5:45-6:45; 6:45-7:45. (possible other shift, 8pm-9pm, for 2 kids, if we do a movie)        – Could use up to 8 kids for each  shift:

  1. Field Games supervision: monitor & referee play, reset equipment, encourage and assist younger kids. (2-3 kids)
  2. Cupcake walk: run the music, select & call out numbers; supervise behaviour & assist younger kids. (2 kids)
  3. Face Painting:  Supplies provided, just bring your creativity! (1-2 kids)
  4. Tattoo & prize tent:  apply tattoos & assist with “wheel of fortune” prize board.  (1-2 kids)     Please see Mrs. Giesbrecht if you would like to volunteer.

*Pedalheads Bike Camps is looking for students to work this summer teaching children how to ride bikes.  If you are interested in learning more please see Mrs. Giesbrecht in the Career Centre.

SUMMER SCHOOL – 2016 Summer School  registration forms and Continuing Education Summer Registrations forms can be picked up in the office.

CALLING ALL DODGEBALLERS– we are having a super-fun  Dodge ball tournament during lunch  Tuesday May 17 and Wednesday May 18.  The cost to register a team is $10.   Max group of 6.  Sign-up at-http://goo.gl/forms/3S3GwSNJ7K

C4C VOLUNTEERS – Sunday May 29 there will be a Spring Kids Fun Fair at Willows Beach in support of C4C. We need a number of volunteers to help out with the running stations, baking, selling food, set up & take down. See Ms. Kinnear in room 313 anytime to sign-up for this fun and rewarding event.

OAK BAY FILM & TELEVISION –  will be holding a short film festival on Friday, June 3rd during focus.  We are opening the festival to entries from all Oak Bay students.  Entries must be submitted to Mr. Laird by Monday, May 30th and be no longer than 5 minutes.  See Mr. Laird in 151 for details.

TWILIGHT SHUFFLE – for those interested in running the Twilight shuffle Run for charity on June 26th. at UVic- sign up before June 24th and visit  http:www.raceonline.ca/events/details/?id=1214  for details