Daily News - January 25, 2023
Wednesday, January 25, 2023
¬ GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS
Semester 2 Timetables –
Semester 2 timetables are available to pick up the office.
Cafeteria Service: Jan.25-27
Please note that the will be CLOSED for service on WEDNESDAY, THURSDAY & FRIDAY (Jan.25-27).
¬ FINE ARTS
Do you play piano, sing, rap, or create music and want a venue to perform? Any student who wants to perform something musical at the Feb.14th Music Cafe, talk to or email Ms. English before Feb.1st
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¬ INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
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¬ GRAD 2023
Grad Fundraiser: Ongoing Bottle Drive
An easy way to support the 2023 Grad Class is by donating empty bottles and beverage containers throughout the school year until June at the Bottle Depot location at Glanford/Quadra. Account name is “Claremont Grad 2023.” Thank you for supporting the grad class of 2023.
¬ CAREER CENTRE
Skills Canada Competitions
District of Saanich: Job Fair – Jan.26
The District of Saanich and the Saanich Police Department are holding a Job Fair! Join the event and meet with hiring managers and representatives from Engineering, Public Works, Parks & Rec, IT, Planning & Development, Police/Fire, Admin Support, and other departments.
There are many positions for grade 10-12 students. For example:
Parks & Rec needs Program Leaders & Assistants for camps, and Swim Instructors for pools. Public Works needs Labourers and Compost Attendants.
Job Fair is TOMORROW (THURSDAY), January 26. Drop-in from 3:00-6:00pm.
Location: WorkBC Centre, #201-3962 Borden St.
Summer Employment with Saanich School District
Grade 12 Students: The Saanich School District #63 will be hiring summer staff in the Custodial Department! Full-time, union positions will be available from the end of June until end of August, with the opportunity for continuing employment. Earn competitive wages vs. minimum wage. You must have your own transportation, and you must be a graduate by the end of June. For more information, see Mrs. Watson in office 222, or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
¬ NEWS FROM CLAREMONT PAC
PAC Fundraiser: Country Grocer Receipts
Here is an easy way to support your PAC year-round. Save your Country Grocer receipts and bring them to the school front office. We appreciate your participation in this fundraiser which will benefit our school community with up to $2000 in grocery gift cards.
Upcoming Family Smart online events.
To join a FamilySmart online event, register at: familysmart.ca/events
¬ COMMUNITY NEWS
Cordova Bay Fastball
Registration is open for Cordova Bay Fastball for all levels (for Claremont students: the categories are U17 and U15, but there is also U11 and U7 for younger athletes). Registration is free. Registration information can be found at CordovaBayFastball.ca
Peninsula Youth Clinic
The Peninsula Youth Clinic is located at 2379 Bevan Avenue in Sidney and is open every THURSDAY from 5:30-7:30pm for help with any medical concern (physical, mental, and sexual health). Call 250-656-4143 to make an appointment with a physician or counsellor. Services are 100% free, confidential, and explicitly inclusive of all genders and sexualities!
A copy of the announcements is posted on the wall outside of the main office door.