South Kamloops Secondary School

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    2019 Grad Clothing
    by Office Steno - Friday, 9 November 2018, 3:01 PM
     

    Grad clothing is on sale now via the online store!

    Please click on the following link to order yours today.  The store will be open until November 28th and delivery will be expected to arrive at the school prior to the Christmas break.

    Please note: The ladies fit t-shirt are very small fitting....please see the office for sample size.

    https://skssgrad2019.itemorder.com/

     
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    Student Fees
    by Office Steno - Friday, 9 November 2018, 8:52 AM
     

    Did you know that you can see your student's fees on the MyEd parent portal?

    Open the attached pdf to find out how.

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    Bell Schedule/Block Rotation for Friday November 9th
    by Office Staff - Tuesday, 6 November 2018, 10:04 AM
     

    The following is the bell schedule and block rotation for Friday, November 9th

    DAABC

                Warning Bell  8:27

                1ST BLOCK   8:35 to 9:25

                2ND BLOCK  9:32 to 10:47

                Long Break    10:47 to 11:02

                Warning Bell  10:56

                3RD BLOCK  11:02 to 12:17

                Lunch 12:17 – 1:10

                Warning Bell  1:05

                4TH BLOCK  1:10 to 2:00

                5TH BLOCK  2:07 to 2:57

     
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    Post Secondary Information Night
    by Office Staff - Thursday, 1 November 2018, 8:21 AM
     

    Fifteen BC universities and colleges will be in attendance at a free public Post-Secondary Information Night event on Thursday, November 15th starting at 7 pm at the Henry Grube Education Centre in Kamloops. The event is being held in collaboration with Post Secondary Institutions of BC. 

    Interested senior students are encouraged to bring their parents along to gather information and interact directly with reps from all 15 institutions attending.


     
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    Youth Transitions
    by Office Staff - Wednesday, 31 October 2018, 8:23 AM
     

    Please see the poster below for more information.


     
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    Aboriginal Transitions to Post-Secondary - Nov 15th
    by Office Steno - Wednesday, 24 October 2018, 11:34 AM
     

    Grade 10 & 11 Aboriginal students will be visited by our Aboriginal Education Workers with information about this opportunity on November 15th at TRU.  There will be workshops, activities, a tour of the University and a Student Panel to address any questions students may have regarding post-secondary education at TRU.  Lunch will be provided and busing has been arranged from the school.  Please RSVP by returning your signed consent form to Flora or Val by November 5th.

     
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    Grade 9 Take your Child to Work Day - Nov 14
    by Office Steno - Wednesday, 24 October 2018, 11:25 AM
     

    Take Your Child to Work Day is on Wednesday, November 14th this year.  Permission forms must be returned to the Counselling office by Tuesday, November 13th.  A PDF of the consent form is attached for your convenience or a printed copy can be picked up in the office.

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    Post Secondary Information Night - Nov 15
    by Office Steno - Wednesday, 24 October 2018, 11:23 AM
     

    Fifteen BC universities and colleges will be in attendance at a free public Post-Secondary Information Night event on Thursday, November 15th starting at 7pm at the Henry Grube Education Centre (245 Kitchener Cres).  Interested senior students are encouraged to bring their parents/guardians along to gather information and interact directly with reps from all 15 institutions attending.  PSI-BC is a collaborative group of BC post-secondary institutions acting as partners in supporting students and high school counsellors in BC high schools.  The group strives to assist students and parents in the search to find both the institution and the program that best fits their personal and career objectives. 

    Click on the attachment to see a list of institutions that will be attending on Nov. 15th.

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    Dry Grad Meeting - Oct 25
    by Office Steno - Monday, 22 October 2018, 9:43 AM
     

    There will be another Dry Grad meeting on Thursday, October 25th at 7:30pm in the Library.
    The Dry Grad Committee is formed by the grad class parents/guardians and is responsible for the organization of Grand March, Prom and Dry Grad events.
    All parents/guardians interested in helping with organizing and planning this year's events are asked to attend.  We do not currently have a Dry Grad email to provide to parents & Grads but information will be posted to the school website as it becomes available.

    Please note: Grand March, Prom and Dry Grad are not school events.  They are organized by the parents/guardians of the grad class.  Please direct all questions and concerns about these events to the Dry Grad Committee.  Thank you

     
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    October 17th Bell Schedule
    by Office Staff - Tuesday, 16 October 2018, 10:48 AM
     

    Warning Bell            8:27

           BLOCK 1           8:36 to 9:32

           BLOCK 2           9:42 to 10:38

    Long Break              10:38 to 10:58

    Warning Bell            10:53

           BLOCK 3           10:58 to 11:54

           BLOCK 4           12:04 to 1:00