Morning Announcements – Thursday, October 10th, 2013

Oct 10 Good Luck to the Eagles Cross Country team who will travel to International Falls today.

Athletes are reminded that they are will be excused at 11:15, with the bus leaving from the Front entrance at 11:30 sharp.

Oct. 10 Reminder – No school tomorrow and  Monday is a holiday and Tuesday is the shortened day so Pd. 1 begins at 10:15 am.
Oct. 10 Reminder for the upcoming Gr .12 graduates to come to the office to vote for your favorite theme for Safe Grad.  The choices are A Night in the park, Glitz & Glam or Mardi Gras. The box will be picked up today!
Oct. 10 Hey Girls!  Have you ever thought about a career in the skilled trades and technologies?  Would you like to meet inspiring women from your community who have found exciting and rewarding careers in a field they love?  On October 23rd, Skills Canada is hosting a “Skills Work for Women” networking dinner.  For more information or to register for this event you can go to the GO.
Oct. 10 Grade 12 students – Please check the DHS website and the binder in the guidance office on a regular basis for the latest scholarships and bursaries.
Oct. 10 Confederation College – October 29th @ 9 am – Library

Signup sheets are in the guidance office and a complete list of all presentations is posted by the guidance office.

Oct. 10 The deadline is Oct. 25th to register for the Adventures in Agriculture. The Rotary Club is sponsoring a grade 11 or 12 student to attend this event.  Interested students can go to the GO.
Oct. 10 – 15 On Sunday, October 20th the Youth Advocacy Training Institute will be hosting a youth training from 8:30 am to 3:00 pm at the Ontario Aboriginal Housing Services @ 24 Duke Street.  This is a free event and is a great way to get your volunteer hours.  Snacks and lunch will be provided!  The training includes ice breakers, energizers and information on creative ways to advocate. If you are looking for a new opportunity that’s fun you can go to the GO to get a form.
 Oct. 14-21 There will be a Gay-Straight Alliance meeting today in room 206 at the start of lunch – everyone is welcome to attend!