Thursday, May 19, 2016 DAY 2 TODAY’S LUNCH: Grilled Cheese served with Soup of the day or Salad TYPE OF EVENT Indigenous Awards Application Post Secondary Plans DATE & TIME Thurs. May 19 11:35 Friday, May 20 Thursday May 19 @ 11:35 in Room 212 West Indigenous Awards Application Process; any students with Indigenous descent should attend Advocacy students need to submit their “Post-Secondary Plans” to their Guidance Teachers by Friday May 20. Advocacy teachers are to submit the completed plans to Mrs. Arruda or Mrs. Forbes in guidance. U of M Registration Process Friday, May 20 Important Grad Meeting June 1 during ADVO Missing Cell Phone Reward Offered BOY’S RUGBY Tuesdays and Thursdays Peer Tutoring Drop-In During Lunch Monday-Thursday Go-pher Help Tues & Thurs 12-12:30 Wed 2:30-3:30 All students are welcome to stop by for homework help in Room 107 East Mon-Fri 8:00-8:30 Enjoy a quick breakfast/snack in Room 107 East Wed. May 18 – 11:45 Auditions for the role of Class Valedictorian will be held in Room 307 East Breakfast Attention Grads! Friday May 20 @ 10:15 in Library U of M Registration Process There will be an important grad meeting on Wednesday, June 1 during Advocacy in the Commons gym. All grads are required to attend. A reward is being offered for any information that leads to the recovery of a cell phone that was stolen Monday, May 2nd at approximately 2pm in the commons. Anyone with information on this is asked to contact the office. All information will be anonymous. Boys Rugby Practices will now be outside at Kildonan Park on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:30 to 6:30. See Mr. Carson in Room 124W if you have questions There will be tutors in Room 101 West every day from Monday-Thursday and students can dropin as needed. If you are interested in becoming a tutor, please register online at: http://gccpeertutoring.weebly.com/ FUNDRAISING INFORMATION: VOLUNTEER INFORMATION: Follow me on Twitter - @gcvlunteer – Attention Grade 12 Students- How is volunteering credit coming along? Check with your advo teacher or with Mrs. Schindell (posted on her office door). Deadline for all work is June 3. Grad POW WOW June 2 - Looking for volunteers for various shifts throughout the day and evening. Interested see CS BB for sign-up and more details. Deadline for sign-up is May 20th. Follow-up meeting will be on May 24 at 11:40 in room 120 WEST. KIDS FEST -If you missed the meeting at lunch on Tuesday, please see Mrs. Schindell TODAY in CS office. PLEASE hand in permission slips by Tuesday, May 17th. URGENT HELP requested - any student interested in helping out in the library during your spare or at lunch see Mrs. Schindell ASAP. Thanks Commit to Get Fit - June 5th - Wellness Institute - Interested see CS BB for information and sign-up. Zoo - looking for volunteers - see CS BB for orientation dates SunSense Facilitator (Canadian Cancer Society) - volunteer position starting in May until the end of August - interested see CS BB for job description and contact information. Check out the new volunteer position postings on the CS BB. Post-Secondary Information sessions for Aboriginal students SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION: Crohn’s and Colitis proud to launch the fifth annual AbbVie IBD Scholarship Program Canada - $5000 (DEADLINE JUNE 1, 2016) The scholarship eligibility requirements are as follows: Diagnosed with Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis; Seeking an associate, undergraduate, or graduate degree from a Canadian university; college; or enrolled in a trade school educational diploma; and Enrolled in or awaiting acceptance from a Canadian-based post-secondary educational institution for the Fall semester of 2016. Application deadline is June 1, 2016. For more information, or to access the online application, please visit www.ibdscholarship.ca SOTA Scholarship - $1000 SOTA award given to graduating student planning to enter post-secondary education program leading to teacher certification in Manitoba. Applicants are required to submit a 500 word essay detailing their future goals and suitability for the teaching profession. See Ms. McDonald for information sheet. Invite Right - $500 Scholarship to Canadian students who have excelled in their high school roles. If you are a coordinator for your school, or have enriched school culture through music, film or visual arts, then apply. See Ms. McDonald for information sheet. Websites www.scholarshipscanada.com www.ammsa.com/ammmsabursary.html www.aucc.ca umanitoba.ca/student/awards/database https://yconic.com/ www.naaf.ca www.studentaid.gov.mb.ca [email protected] SPORTS INFORMATION INTRAMURALS: We always put a staff team into intramurals. So, if you are looking for a bit of exercise during the day/some fun ask any PE staff when we play. Or check the schedule posted above the water fountain by the main gym. Boys Rugby is starting up again. The first training camp is for new and returning players. Come out and see what rugby is about. No obligation to join. This will be a full contact training camp so bring a mouth guard and shoes for running indoors. Speak to Mr. Carson in Room 204W at lunch if you are unable to attend.