Wednesday April 5, 2017

Daily Announcements

Wednesday April 5, 2017                                                                         CAFETERIA – Tacos and Salads

PHYSICAL EDUCATION FOR RELAXATION – join us in the small gym today during Focus Block to relax before a long day. Stretching, yoga, body focus work and relaxing music with vocally lead mindfulness activities.

EUCLID MATH CONTEST – All students who signed up for the Euclid Math Contest tomorrow- THURSDAY, please be in the Library by 12:30 at the latest.

LOVE IS LOVE –  Free Youth Pride Conference – this Sat. April 8th at Oak Bay High School.  Free lunch included. Register for free on

 GRAD WEAR – Your Grad Wear has arrived! Please bring your student ID to Nutty’s Locker TOMORROW at lunch to collect your gear. No card…no gear.     ** The Grad-Wear link has been re-opened for one week only. So if you forgot to order or want to order more gear, this Friday April 7th. is the final deadline.

OPERA CLUB – . Anyone wishing to see, “Les Feluettes” Opera. It is on Tuesday , April 18th, at the Royal Theatre 7pm. Tickets for students are $15. See Manjit after school in room 213. Thank you

JUNIOR AND SENIOR BOYS RUGBY – Thursday-Junior boys leaving at the start of block 2. All Rugby members will be at “Scrumfest” tomorrow afternoon. Senior boys will also miss Friday due to a game in Vancouver. Please pick-up your “What will I Miss form” from Mr. Atkinson or Mr. Zolbrod/Mr. Turner’s room.

CAREER CENTRE –Youth Internship Program (15-18 years) is an opportunity to work with children and build your leadership skills over the summer.  There is a $500.00 dollar honorarium for students who successfully complete the program.  Apply by May 8, 2017 at 4pm. Interested applicants should email their cover letter and resume to: Human Resources: .See Mrs. Giesbrecht – Career Centre -if you have any questions.

 *uStart – Current grade 11’s applying for uStart next fall need to have their application into Mrs. Giesbrecht by April 17th.     International Universities Fair in Vancouver on Sunday April 30th.  Please click the link for more information or see Mrs. Giesbrecht.  Vancouver International Universities Fair 2017

*Mrs. Giesbrecht is looking for volunteers to help out at the SD61 Career Fair at SJ Willis on April 20th.  See Mrs. Giesbrecht in the Career Centre if you are interested.

*The Oak Bay Tea Party Association is looking for volunteers on June 3rd and 4th.  Please see Mrs. Giesbrecht in the Career Centre if you are interested.  These hours are acceptable for the Grad Transition 30 hour requirement.

CAFE. KITCHEN – NEW MENU –   Monday-Subway Day. 6 inch subs for $5.00 or a Meal Deal for $7.00 including a sub drink and either cookie or chips!                  Tuesday-Sushi Day                                Wednesday-the NEW Taco Day!            Thursday-Hot Dog Day       & Friday-Pizza Day!

GRAD 2017 – All the information you and your grads need to know about Oak Bay High Grad 2017 is available on the school website.  To access this information from the website, select “Student Info” – “Oak Bay High School Grad 2017” and then click on the appropriate grad hat.  This year we will not be emailing information to parents and students individually.  The Grad 2017 website will be updated as more information is available