Wednesday - Mark R. Isfeld Secondary School

ANNOUNCEMENTS
Day 3
BLOCK ROTATION: F E H G
DATE: Wednesday, Jan 28, 2015
LUNCH
Monday, Jan 26 - Pizza $3.50
Tuesday, Jan 27 – N/A
Wednesday, Jan 28 - Pizza $3.50
Thursday, Jan 29 - Sushi $4.00
Friday, Jan 30 – Spanakopita with Greek lentil salad $5.00
BRAND NEW! (First time announced)
For important, but “previously run” current events and reminders, be sure to check out the Re-Runs and Career
Centre/Work Experience sections below.
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1. Any Senior Band or Choir students available to make posters for the garage sale, please meet in room 511 today at
lunch.
2. Meeting today at lunch in the weight room for the Grade 8 Girls’ Basketball team.
3. Reminder to the ski/snowboard team of their meeting at lunch today in room 306.
4. Valentine’s Day is coming up and Isfeld’s Interact Club is having a rose sale today to support the Tegucigalpa Market
Children’s Program. Come order a rose in the foyer for yourself, a friend or your partner!
MEETINGS AND PRACTICES
TIME & DATE
GROUP
PLACE
REASON
LUNCH – 11:10
Senior Band & Choir Members
Room 511
Garage Sale Poster Making
LUNCH – 11:10
Grade 8 Girls Basketball Players
Weight Room
Meeting
LUNCH – 11:10
Ski & Snowboard Team
Room 306
Meeting
RE-RUNS
1. Have you ever wanted to travel to China? A unique opportunity to travel to China and attend the 11 th annual Shanghai International
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Youth Interactive Friendship Camp will happen July 21 to 30, 2015. The cost of the camp is sponsored by the Government of British
Columbia so students interested would only need to pay for air fare and spending money. Students will visit famous spots in Shanghai
and learn about Chinese traditional culture as well as share their own culture with students from around the world. If you are interested,
please see Ms. Mulrooney in room 403 for more information.
An unclaimed ring and necklace were left in the PE Office before Christmas. Please go to the office to identify.
Any students who have an ILC Block next semester should be registering for their courses in the next week or two. Please see Mrs.
Corman in Room 400 for help.
Interact Club is selling Mr. Noodle cups in the front foyer for $1.00 each on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday this week. Hot water and
cutlery provided.
There will be an important meeting for students that signed up to be a part of the Young Blood for Life Youth Champion Program on
Wednesday, January 28th from 2-3 pm in Student Services. Please contact the Work Experience Office for more details.
A REMINDER that the library at lunch is for students working on school work or reading.
CAREER CENTRE/ WORK EXPERIENCE
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There is a volunteer opportunity for a student photography/videographer for the VI Riders Snowboard Club. Any interested students,
please come to the Career Centre.
Too Good to Be Threw Thrift Shop in Courtenay is looking for volunteers to help out with sorting, pricing, arranging, clean up and
other duties as required. Please contact the Work Experience Office for more information and to pick up an application form.
The next Comox Valley Blood Donor Clinic will take place February 3-5th at the Florence Filberg Centre in Courtenay. This is the
first clinic that counts toward the 2015 Comox Valley Secondary School Challenge. Staff, students, friends and family are invited to
donate blood on behalf of Isfeld Secondary School. The winning school will receive $150 at the end of the challenge. Member
registration forms are available on the school website or in the Work Experience Office. Blood donors must indicate their preferred
school in a sign-in binder at the blood clinic. Help support your school by donating blood. It’s in you to give. Call 1-888-2-DONATE (1888-236-6283).
The following students please check in at the Career Centre right away for assistance in registering for Dual Credit: Chelsea Howland,
Shae Spowart, Megan Kochanuk, Alicia Lecompte, Marcia Pound, Jade Callahan-Auger, Josh Burneau, Maggie Bird, Maggie Bruce,
Jordan Gardner, Karley Greenlaw, Ben Moring, Tamsyn Steven, Brett Weiss, Jordan Koster, Emma Hill and Katie Hoerburger.
GRADE 12 / BURSARIES & SCHOLARSHIPS
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Grade 12 students: The application for the 2015/2016 Vancouver Island University Entrance Scholarships & Awards is now available
on this website at: https://www2.viu.ca/FinancialAid/applications.asp#ENTRANCE . Interested students must complete the
application on-line, print, sign and submit directly to VIU located in Building 200, Room 205 (VIU - Nanaimo Campus) by the March 13,
2015 deadline.
The Grad Fashion Show DVDs have arrived! Please come to the office to pick up.
Grad photo retakes will take place March 11 in the Multipurpose Room. Go online to www.lifetouch.ca/qualicum to book your
appointment now.
Grade 12 students going to UVIC – see Ms. Gauthier for an appointment with the UVIC advisor.
Attention Grads! An updated copy of the Grad Transitions spreadsheet is now posted in Student Services. All items are due February
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6 . Stop by the Career Centre for more info. Those needing help to finish, we will see you next week at a GT Workshop.
Grad comment deadline extended to February 2. You’ve had 5 years to think of it, now submit it to IsfeldGradComment@sd71.bc.ca by
Feb 2. Keep it clean, positive and not too long.
STAFF