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Thursday, February 13, 2020

Attention students looking to attend Niagara College in the fall.  Niagara College has open houses scheduled at their Welland & Niagara On-the-Lake campuses on Saturday, March 28th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  Register to attend the open house before March 26th for a chance to win an Amazon gift card.  Students who attend the open house can enter to win a $3,000.00 tuition award.  See the poster on the bulletin board in the Student Services hallway for details.

Attention all students who ordered a Modern Language Department Hoodie.  Your payment is due via SchoolCash Online by Friday, February 14th.  Your order has been placed and your payment will be required at this time.

Attention all students travelling to France and Italy with the Modern Languages Department over the March Break, there will be an important meeting tomorrow-Friday, February 14th at the start of senior lunch in room 210.  Important final details will be provided, and you will also receive your ticket package.  All participants are required to attend.

Attention singers, if you like to sing and would like the chance to sing with some of your peers, then the St. John’s Vocal ensemble is for you.  All grades and levels of experience are welcome.  The choir meets once a week, on Tuesday’s after school from 3:15 – 4:15.  The choir has two singing opportunities in April that they will begin preparing for right away; one is for a school Mass and one is an evening concert for parents and friends.  If you are interested in one or both opportunities, please sign up on the board outside of the music room, room 142.  The group needs a minimum of 10 people to run, so don’t be shy, sign up today.

Are you in grade 10, 11 or 12 and are interested in travelling abroad and earning a credit this summer?  Tour the central European cities of Berlin, Prague, Krakow, and Budapest from June 26th to July 5th and earn a Grade 11 World History credit.  Details are available in Student Services, see the hanging folders on the wall in the waiting area.

Its that time of the year again.  The girl’s rugby team is starting up with their fitness blitz next Tuesday.  You don’t have to have played before, come out and give it a try.  All schedule information and forms can be found outside room 149.  If you have any questions, please talk to Ms. Hutchison.