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EMCS Film, Theatre and Art present

Final Projects Night

Tonight!!        7pm

Tickets are still available for purchase today in the office and tonight at the door.

$5.00 per person

 


 

Weekly Message for January 12th

 


 

Winter Wellness Week

January 16th to January 19th

EMCS is very excited to be offering a wide range of activities for students during this week.  We will be having many role models in; we will be smoking fish and making tea.  There will be Indigenous games, Sla-hal tourney, food, and music to incorporate and build a connection, to learn a culture with our student population through our Indigenous peoples.

 


 

Grad Photos

 

Grad photos will be taken January 15th to January 19th.

Lifetouch will be at EMCS with their photo trailer during this time.

You can book your appointment at www.lifetouch.ca/Victoria

The site is now open.

 


 

Daily Announcements for Thursday, January 18th

 

Important For Today

La-Hal finals at lunch in the Commons. Winners get $10 gift card and gifts.

Tutoring for Math & Science will not be offered today after school.

Band will be rehearsing today at lunch.

EMCS Debate Club meets at lunch in room 2038.

EMCS Theatre, Film and Art present….FINAL PROJECTS NIGHT! Tonight – Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 7PM in the EMCS Theatre. Tickets are $5 and are available to purchase online or in the EMCS office.

Grad Photos –  will be taking place here at EMCS all this week.  If you have not booked an appointment, please come to the office to pick up the instructions.

Career Cruising – Students who haven’t turned in their Career Cruising consent form to the office, please do so as soon as possible.  We will be using Career Cruising for course selection.  Forms are available in the office and on the EMCS website.

 

UPCOMING

Rugby is coming!   Boys and girls – Meeting Tuesday January 30th Lunch Fish bowl!

Scholarship Presentation – During homeroom on February 5th, Mr. Phipps will be giving a presentation on scholarships and bursaries in the theatre. Any interested Grade 12 students are welcome to attend.

 

CAREER CENTRE: Volunteering, Apprenticeships, Jobs and Opportunities

Work BC is hosting a “Find Your Fit” interactive event. Come explore in-demand careers with a hands-on program at Journey Middle School on January 25th. Open to students from 9-3 and to parents and community from 3:15 – 7.

Any students interested in a career in Aviation and Design? If so, Mt. Doug is hosting a semester long aviation and design program beginning in February 2018.  Please contact the Career Centre for more information on this course.

All students registered in Work Experience need to return their paperwork to the Career Centre. Please connect with your employer to get their signatures.

Weekly Job Postings – please check out the bulletin board outside the Career Centre.

Needing to create or update your resume? –  the Career Centre is here to help. Adding a cover letter to your resume/application is a great way to stand out in the crowd as well.

 

SCHOLARSHIPS & BURSARIES

The EMCS Financial Aid Handbook has been updated and is available on the EMCS website. This booklet is a must-read for Grade 12 students planning to apply for scholarships and bursaries this year.

Grade 12 Checklist – The EMCS Grade 12 Checklist is a month-by-month list of important things to do.  The checklist is available on the EMCS website.

 

ONGOING

Monday

  • Grad Council – meeting at lunch
  • Elder Linda Bristol is here from 10:15-3:15 and she will also be serving tea at lunch hour.

Tuesday

  • Math contest training is during lunch in room 1155
  • Math & Science Tutoring up to grade 11 is available in the Career Centre every Tuesday & Thursday with Jon.

Wednesday

  • Wellness Clinic – 12-3:30pm
  • Computing competition training is during lunch in room 1157
  • Band – will be rehearsing today after school.
  • EMCS Tech Team meets every Wednesday after school in the theatre.

Thursday

  • Band – will be rehearsing today at lunch.
  • EMCS Debate Club meets at lunch in room 2038.
  • Math & Science Tutoring up to grade 11 is available in the Career Centre every Tuesday & Thursday with Jon.

 

 


 

 

 

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