Feb 15th Announcements
Sr Girls Basketball at 430 is cancelled
Student council will be selling Matchomatics at lunch in the foyer Friday.
There will be a Basketball Intramural tournament and sign up is on Mr. Craig’s office door. Sign up will close next Tuesday (Feb 19th) with the draft happening on Wednesday.
A representative from Aurora College will be presenting in the Science Theatre on Wed, Feb 27 at 11:00am. She'll be discussing new programs available at Aurora College including business, nursing, early childhood and trades. Please check with your 2nd period teacher before attending.
The Depot Youth Camp is a week long summer camp for students in Grades 11 and 12 (ages 16-19) interested in a career with the RCMP. Application deadline is March 1, 2019. For more information email email@example.com or check SJF Facebook.
Any students wanting to re-write their diploma exam in April, please advise the office by Monday, February 18 at noon!
Skills Canada Territorial competition registration is now open. Check out all the different competition options. Some of the areas are not only for students that excel in the CTS area. For more information, you can talk to your teacher.
The Rotary Club has four great travel opportunities for students. All expenses paid! For information on each program please visit SJF Facebook, see Mr. Kowalzik or Ms. Straker.
1. Rotary Adventure in Citizenship Program
April 29 - May 2, 2019 Eligibility: 16-18 years of age
Application Deadline: February 22nd, 2018
2. Rotary Youth Leadership Experience
May 3-6, 2019 Eligibility: High School Students
Application Deadline: April 13th, 2018
3. Rotary Youth Program of Enrichment
May 23-27, 2019 Eligibility: Grade 10-12 students
Application Deadline: March 1, 2019
4. Adventures in Human Rights
Eligibility: Grade 11 or 12 Application deadline: April 19, 2019
Congrats to the SJF Boyz for winning the handgames tournament!! There will be a pizza lunch on Friday in room 38 for both teams.
Grads, if you changed your mind about getting a grad hoodie, please check in at the office. The price has yet to be determined.
The Youth Ambassadors Program with Canada is a fully-funded, 3-week exchange program to the United States, including stays in upstate New York and Washington, D.C. The goal is for students (age 15-18) to learn leadership skills and then return home and implement a community service project. The Youth Ambassadors Program particularly strives to select students who have not previously visited the USA, who are new Canadians, who are First Nations, Inuit, or Metis persons and who reflect the geographic, ethnic, and socioeconomic diversity of Canada. Apply at youthambassadors.worldlearning.org
Anyone interested in the Beaded Hearts Project for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women please see Miss.Taylor in room 38. (ongoing announcement)
University of Waterloo Math contest writers - there will be a meeting on Wed. Feb. 20 at 11:30 in Ms. Schlosser’s room (34). All registered students must attend.
Any students interested in writing the University of Waterloo Avogadro or Chem 13 exams, please see Ms. Prescott for more details (room 22).
Congrats to Jack and Mazenn for winning the Shot Through the Heart Teddy Bears at the archery tournament yesterday. Rae, Mia, and Hunter please see Me K to pick up your prizes.
SJET traveller meeting Tuesday March 12 at lunch in the Science Theatre.