Wednesday, October 26, 2016
Picture Retake Day is Tuesday, November 1, 2016.
"Theatre New Brunswick is on tour and will be presenting "A Sunday Affair" this Thursday at 7pm in our theatre. Tickets can be purchased online through the TNB website or at the door Thursday night. Students are $15 plus tax. Please bring your student ID along with you. For more information, check out TNB's website or on their Facebook page.
Zombie Scavenger Hunt is this Friday night at the high school. Arrive between 6:30 and 8:30 through the cafeteria entrance. Seniors register at 9:00. Runs happen every half hour. Cost is $7 or $5 with a food bank item. You may pre-register in the cafeteria Thursday and Friday at noon
As some of you may know, 4 grade 9 students surveyed a sample of grade 11 and 12 students on distracted driving. 100 students completed the survey and the results are as follows:
84% of the group of students have their license. Of the 84%, 72 students admitted to checking their phones while driving. 65% of the students surveyed knew of someone who had been involved in an accident where distracted driving was the cause. Only 80% of the students questioned knew the consequences of distracted driving. Thank you to all students who participated.
Jazz Combo A rehearsal today at 12:20
Musical vocal rehearsal today at 3:20 in the music room
Halloween is right around the corner. Student Council plan a few activities for you. Tomorrow there will be a bake sale. Friday come play Musical Chairs during lunch hour to win a free meal from Burger King or Subway. Monday come to school dress up with your best Halloween costume or wear black and orange, No masks allowed.
Saint Mary’s University is hosting an information session for students and parents in Fredericton at the Crowne Plaza in Fredericton on November 23 at 7 pm. At this time, they will waive the $40 application fee and will review your transcript to see if they can grant admission on the spot. Please RSVP to www.connectsmu.ca
The St. Gertrude’s youth group are taking some of our youth group, teens from WHS, to Haiti in March break on a service and mission trip.
To offset our costs, we are raising money, again. One of our events is a Halloween Fun Run. If you can advertise it for us that would be helpful.
Halloween Fun Run
This takes place on October 29th, at 10 am, starting at the Ayr Motor Centre.
It is a fun, costume event for families.
You can run or walk, 3 Km or 5 Km.
Entry is by donation, prizes for best times and best costumes.
Please come out and celebrate Halloween in a healthy way!
Registration starts at 9:30 am at the Ayr Motor Centre.