Wednesday Sept. 28, 2016

                                Daily   Announcements 

Wednesday Sept. 28, 2016                                               CAFETERIA –  Pad Thai and Salads

CROSS COUNTRY -King’s Cross Country Invite Results   Oak Bay won the boy’s race and finished a very close second in the girl’s race at the King’s cross country invitation held September 24th in Edmonds, WA.  Grade 12 Tyler Dozzi finished second overall to lead the defending BC Boys Champions to the win with classmate Jack Stanley following close behind in 5th place.  Other scoring members of the team included grade 10 Joe Robertson and grade 12s Jack Cooper and Malcolm Harrison.  Grade 11 Justine Stecko won the girl’s race by a wide margin to pace the Oak Bay girls.  Grade 10s Alisa Lyesina and Sarah Bryan earned top 10 finishes.  The other scoring team members were grade 11 Cara Butler and grade 9 Chloe Hoffman.  Leading the scream total at the Georgetown Morgue Mystery Tour event the evening before were grade 11 Abigail Andiel, grade 10 Annika Weir, and Coach Kubicek.  Full results:  

YOUTH AGAINST CANCER – there will be a Youth Against Cancer meeting at lunch today in Ms. Taggart’s room 304 for all those interested in joining. Everyone welcome!

C4C HEAD SHAVE TOMORROW AT LUNCH BIG GYM – anyone who wants to throw a PIE in the face of their favorite teacher, come to the Student Plaza at lunch today to place your bids.

OB TENNIS CLUB-  for staff and students begins this Friday morning 7am till 8:15.  All welcome.

GIRLS FIELD HOCKEY – Girls Development Field Hockey Team has a game at UVIC today (water turf field) at 3:30, be there by 2:45. Please allow the girls to leave early from class to catch the bus to UVIC.

STUDENTS – Would the following students please see Ms. Taggart today during Focus in Room 304 :Connor Barnes,   Maya Batke,         Sarah Brougham,   Zoe Hunt-St. Louis,     Naomi Kixmoller,       Sophie Koloska,,                                 Tess MackayPettyjohn,       Kaelyn Phillips,     Ryan Smith,       Maria Tisot,             Sofia Tunkl-Korinek,     Sofia Villani,       Tianna Wilson,

Oak Bay Weightlifting Club – Meeting in room 302 at lunch today.  Everyone welcome! No experience necessary!

C4C BENEFIT FASHION and ART SHOW – this Friday Sept. 30th.  Doors open at 7:00pm in the small gym.   Our 2017 Grad class will be showcasing the latest  fall trends from local shops.  Tickets are now on sale in the Accounts office.  Students $8.00…..Adults $10.00.  Tell your family and friends.

 C4C GRADE CHALLENGE – outside the Accounts office are –  4 water jugs. One for each grade to fill up with $money for our Cops for Cancer campaign. Drop by and empty the change in your pockets  into your grade’s  jug and  let’s  get this  C4C challenge going….. win some awesome prizes!

GRADE 9 – reminder to please hand in your white “Immunization Consent Form” envelope into the office before this Thursday Sept. 29th.

 CAREER CENTRE – PSAT – Attention grade 11 students interested in heading to a US university after high school.  You will have an opportunity to write the Practice SAT, (PSAT) on October 19th here at Oak Bay.  There is a $20.00 fee to write the exam and seating is limited.  Students will be offered a seat on a first come first served basis.  See Mrs. Giesbrecht in the Career Centre if you would like to sign-up

* UVic’s School of Health Information Sciences is hosting an information session today- Wednesday September 28th from 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm in the HSD Building A270.  Drop by and enjoy some pizza and refreshments while you learn about information technology in healthcare.  For more information visit

*Mark your calendar and register early.  BROWN, CORNELL, DARTMOUTH, HARVARD, PENN, PRINETON & STANFORD will be in town on Sunday October 16th.  If you plan to apply to one of these universities you may attend an information session at 7:00 pm at Glenlyon Norfolk School 801 Bank St.  register on line or call them.