Bulletin

Today’s Bulletin

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018    

DAY 2

8:40 – 10:02       Block 5

10:02 – 10:11       BREAK

10:17 – 11:35       Block 6

11:35 – 12:14       LUNCH

12:20  –  1:38       Block 7

1:45  –  3:03        Block 8

GENERAL

USHERS for the SLC – Please be at Bill Copeland Centre by 4pm on Thursday, May 24th. The dress code is a white top and black bottom. If you haven’t signed up yet and are a member of next year’s Grad Council, please sign up to volunteer on this special night with Ms. Teng-Davis in room 309 or by email at stella.teng-davis@burnabyschools.ca

Be a Viking…. Buy your AWARD WINNING YEARBOOK! On sale now until June 8th for $75. Please pay Ms. Goss in room 114 or pay online.

LEADERSHIP’S FUNDRAISER:  Come down to the North foyer at lunch this Wednesday and Thursday to support intro Leadership’s fundraiser for Tri-City Transitions, a women’s and children’s shelter!               Ms. Byrne

LEADERSHIP GROUP:  The Leadership team is hoping you can donate new/unused toiletries such as travel size shampoo, lotion, deodorants, soaps and more to Ms. Byrne’s class, Room 202.  All donations go towards the “Ending Homelessness” Society.                                                                Ms. Byrne

MATH BUDDIES:  Year-end Pizza Party has been postponed to Tuesday June 5th at lunch.  Please reply to your Math Buddies leader to let them know if you can make it.  We want to make sure we order enough Pizza for everyone.                                                                                          Ms. Young

Vikings Read: Attention Vikings: it’s that time of year again….Time to vote for your favourite Vikings Read title for this year. Voting opened on Monday, May  21st and close on Sunday, May 27th. The winning book will be announced at the Vikings Read celebration in the library at lunch on Wednesday, May 30th. You can vote by clicking the link you’ll find on the Library Learning Commons site, scanning the QR code that will be on the wall outside the library, or going to the link that will be published in Monday’s student bulletin. The first 50 voters get a prize.

ENCOUNTERS WITH CANADA:  is now taking registrations for the 2018-2019 school year.  This is a great way to travel across the country and learn about our political and economic systems while meeting peers from across Canada.  Placements may fill up fast, so act quickly if you want to take advantage of this opportunity.  See Mr. Ashfield for an access code or if you need more information.​

INTERNATIONAL

Sewell’s Marina Field Trip: International students, do you want to go visit the Sewell’s marina, see the ocean, wildlife and go on a boat through the Gulf Islands? Come and sign up for the Sewell’s Marina field trip. The deadline for money and completed forms is May 30th, we have only 5 spaces available for North students. Come and get a form from Mr. Archibald (room 116) or Ms. Teng-Davis (room 309).

MAY MEETINGS – for grades 8-10 TODAY, Tuesday, May 22nd. Come for pizza and news!

GRADS

 

Grade 12 Students – Pronunciation of Names at the School Leaving Ceremony:  Any Grade 12 student who would like to ensure their name is pronounced correctly at the School Leaving Ceremony on May 24 should go to see the following staff members.  If your surname falls between A through Li, please go see Mrs. Hardjowasito in Room 18. If your surname falls between Lieu and Z, please go see Ms. M. Smith in Student Services.

The Gold Chord recipient list is now posted outside the Office. Please check it out and report any discrepancies to the Office no later than TODAY, Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at NOON”

EXTRA Grad Ceremony tickets are available this week.  Please go to Room 114.

Fee Deadline for Dinner Dance and Dry After Grad is Thursday, May 31.  Cash On Line now accepts VISA and Mastercard. If you pay On Line bring a printed copy of your receipt to pick up your tickets.

The bus passes you received in your package are valid from May 15 to June 30, 2018 and you MUST show your GO CARD when using it.

DRY GRAD:  Hey Grads!  Make sure to buy your Dry Grad tickets ASAP!  (either On-line or in Room 114)  We will be going on a cruise from 12:30 – 3:30 am after Prom, transportation will be provided there.  There will be games, prizes and lots of other fun stuff!  More details can be found on the Posters around the school!  See you there!                                                                                                   Mr. Sokugawa

GRADS:    Attention grads, it is important that you go into your Portal and confirm your mailing address.  If the address we have on file is incorrect, please come to the office (room 115) and update your address.  It is important that we have the correct mailing address on file in order for the ministry to send your official transcript to you.                                                                                     Ms. D. Davis

WORK EXPERIENCE

ATTENTION ALL GRADE 10 AND 11 STUDENTS! Come to the Career Program Office 116A now and sign up for a summer work experience opportunity.

NEW Summer Science World openings! We have 3 more spots that just opened up for the summer. See Mr. Carey.

LAW FIRM. There is an opening at a Burnaby law firm June 4 – 8.

SPORTS

GOLF TEAM:  The Golf team has it’s Zone Qualifier Tournament TODAY at Burnaby Mountain Golf Course.  Please excuse golfers Any Luo, Nathan Boal, Skye Ku, Francesco Guzzo and Charles Jean from Blocks 7 and 8 for the 1:30 pm tee time start.  Good Luck to the Golf Team!          Mr. Seehagen

Netball-Drop-in netball starts tonight from 7-9pm in the North gym!  This will only run for about a month, so come while you can.