Daily News - January 30, 2023
Monday, January 30, 2023
Welcome to Semester 2
¬ GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS
After School Homework Club
For all students who would like extra help in academic classes, help from Education Assistants is available four days a week (MONDAY-THURSDAY) for one hour after school in room 235. All academic subjects are welcome, but especially if you are struggling in Math & Science. This is open to all students in all grades.
The Breakfast Club is running on TUESDAY and THURSDAY mornings (before block 1) at the Spartan Store. All students are welcome to come by for a bagel (with choice of spreads) and a juice box. Items are $.25 each.
¬ FINE ARTS
Do you need a venue to perform piano songs, singers? Any student who wants to perform something musical at the Feb.14th Music Cafe, talk to or email Ms. English before Feb.1st. The program is filling up fast!!
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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
A neighbour near Lochside School would like to hire a garden helper on a flexible, part-time basis, mainly during Spring and Fall. Wage to be discussed. Duties would include raking, pruning, landscaping, power washing, leaf blowing, projects, repair and maintenance, etc. If bonsai trees interest the student, they could be trained in this skill as well. For contact info, see Mrs. Watson in room 222 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org
Skills Canada Competitions
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 email@example.com.
¬ 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.