Thursday, March 30, 2017

Boys are girls hockey players are reminded to hand in their permission slips to receive your jersey.

Badminton practice Friday after school. Players must attend as the seeding tournament has begun.

Congratulations to Mya Wood as she is the student of the week. See Stew for your treats.

Chilli will be served today in the cafeteria at lunch.  $3 per bowl.  Please sign up during first break.

Open gym today from 3-4pm.

Vimy 100

As part of preparing for the trip to Vimy Ridge, students researched a personal veteran and created a “Heritage Fair” type display.  These will be on display for the next week in the upstairs and downstairs foyers.  Please take some time to read through some of our Canadian soldiers sacrifices and please be respectful of these displays.  A great deal of research was done and many are family members of our students.

Vimy Meeting at the morning break in room 205.

Grade 9 math students can complete your math test today at lunch in Mrs. Reeves’ room.

March 31st scholarship deadline: Retail as a Career Scholarship Program, Orin Carver Scholarship and Noreen and George Corrigan Scholarship – Learning Disabilities

Holland College internal and external scholarship deadlines range from April 1st to July.

April 15th scholarship deadline: Prince Edward Island Fishermen’s Association Member Scholarships and Stephen Turner Memorial Fund.

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Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Open gym tomorrow after school.

There will be a student council meeting tomorrow for all the grade reps and the executive at 11:35 in room 213. Please bring your lunch.

Badminton practice today and Friday after school.

Boys and girls are reminded to hand in their permission slips and fees to the main office to get their jersey.

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Tuesday, March 28, 2017

There will be a student council meeting on Thursday for all the grade reps and the executive at 11:35 in room 213. Please bring your lunch.

Open gym today after school.

There will be interviews today starting immediately after flex today for student candidates for CSLC 2017 in room 218, the online learning classroom beside the computer lab. Liam Arsenault is scheduled at 11:40, Callie Thomson at 11:50, Katie Pearce at 12:00 and Rebecca Green at 12:10. Please see Ms. Pendergast if you have any questions.

All Vimy travelers are reminded that all tickets and money are handed in to Tracy in the office by tomorrow.  Don’t forget the meeting tonight at 6:30.

Today is open gym for intramurals.

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Monday, March 27, 2017

Women’s Rugby this week: Monday 3-4:30 at Kinkora, Tuesday 4-5:30 at KISH, Thursday    4-5:30 at KISH.

After school sports tomorrow from 3-4pm.

Kinkora Girls Spring League Volleyball Practice today from 4:15 to 6:00.

Interviews for students wishing who have submitted essays to attend the Canadian Student Leadership Conference in September 2017 will be held tomorrow at lunch. Please see Ms. Pendergast if you have any questions.

Congratulations to Alexis, Madeline, Maggie, and Mya on winning the Midget AAA Provincial Championship in an exciting five game series. The winning goal was scored with 23 seconds left in the 5th and deciding game. Best of luck girls in the Atlantics starting this Thursday.

Congratulations to Riley on helping the Southside Lynx complete the three-peat and win the championship on Friday evening.

There will be a student council meeting on Thursday for all the grade reps and the executive at 11:35 in room 213. Please bring your lunch.

March 31st scholarship deadline: Retail as a Career Scholarship Program, Orin Carver Scholarship and Noreen and George Corrigan Scholarship – Learning Disabilities

April 15th scholarship deadline: Prince Edward Island Fishermen’s Association Member Scholarships and Stephen Turner Memorial Fund

April 22nd scholarship deadline: Credit Counseling Services Scholarships

April 24th scholarship deadline: PSAC Scholarship and Marine Atlantic Bursary

April 30th scholarship deadline: Assumption Foundation Scholarship, Brigitta van Vliet Memorial Scholarship, Community of Borden-Carlton/ G C Bell Memorial Scholarship, PEI Command and The Royal Canadian Legion Bursary.

The Rotary Club of Summerside provides (2) in total $500 scholarships to eligible, graduating students. Students from Westisle, Evangeline, Three Oaks, Kensington and Kinkora can apply however, eligible students must be in their graduating year and have completed high school despite a diagnosed learning or physical disability and be continuing their studies at an accredited post secondary institution.   The deadline this year is Friday, May 26th, 2016 at 4:00 pm. Please see Ms. Browne for an application form.

In the cafeteria this week for $3:

Monday: Chicken Caesar Wrap

Tuesday:  Baked Potato

Wednesday: Soup and grilled cheese

Thursday: Bowl of Chili

Friday:  Pizza or Garlic Fingers

Grads reminder to be at the school by 5:30 on Thursday to attend the Island Storm Basketball game.  We won’t be back until after 10:00.  There is no charge, but feel free to bring money for snacks at the venue.

Students who help in the cafeteria, could we have a brief meeting tomorrow during morning break in the office.

There will be a meeting for all Vimy travelers and their parents on Tuesday at 6:30.

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Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Badminton practice today and tomorrow after school.

Happy birthday today Michael Stewart.

Cafeteria:  There will be pizza available on Friday, but there are no other meals prepared this week.

Grads:  The next grad activity will take place on Thursday, March 30th.  The Grad class will be attending the Island Storm Game.  Please check your schedules and sign up at the grad board by this Friday as tickets need to be ordered in advance.  We will leave the school by 5:30 and return around 10ish.   This grad activity is no charge, just sign up by Friday at lunch!

There will be a student council meeting today for all the grade reps and the executive at 11:25 in room 213. Please bring your lunch.

The student council is asking everyone to be keen and wear green on Friday for St. Patrick’s Day.

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Tuesday, March 14, 2017

There will be a student council meeting tomorrow for all the grade reps and the executive at 11:25 in room 213. Please bring your lunch.

The student council is asking everyone to be keen and wear green on Friday for St. Patrick’s Day.

No open gym today. It will go on Thursday.

March 15th deadlines:

Dalhousie University Entrance Scholarships

Saint Mary’s University

Mount St. Vincent University Entrance Scholarships

March 18th the University of Ottawa is having an Open House from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

March 31st deadlines:

Retail as a Career Scholarship Program

Orin Carver Scholarship

Noreen and George Corrigan Scholarship – Learning Disabilities

The IWK Wessex Scholarship

myBlueprint Scholarships Now Live

The myBlueprint Bankroll Contest has been launched for 2017. Students in Grade 11 and 12 can redeem their Activity Points to enter $500 scholarship draws to be awarded May 17, 2017. Ten (10) Finalists will be randomly selected to submit a short essay (up-to 300 words) describing how they would use the award and why it is important to them. Two (2) winners will be selected based on the content of their essays.

 

Happy birthday today to Tyson Beckingham.

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Monday, March 13, 2017

Sign up sheet is posted in the gym for badminton. First practice is this Wednesday

There will be a student council meeting on Wednesday for all the grade reps and the executive at 11:25 in room 213. Please bring your lunch.

Mid-Isle Matrix defeated Kings County 2-1 to lead the best of 5 midget final 2-1. Game 4 is tomorrow in Montague.

Mid-isle Matrix Bantams are down 2 games to 1 in the bantam final.

Grade 9 French students are to take their Math books and work to B Block today.

Cafeteria today, sign up for wraps. There will be a limited number made.

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