TUESDAY, JUNE 20th, 2023
GENERAL SCHOOL NEWS
The Year End Music BBQ and Concert is TODAY, Tuesday, June 20th next week. This event is happening behind the school on the field, and all are welcome. It will feature the Choir, Jr. Band and Sr. Band. BBQ from 4:30-6:15pm - Burger Combo (Burger, Chips, Drink) = $10. Concert from 6:30-7:30pm!
National Indigenous Peoples Day is this Wednesday, June 21st. To celebrate at Stelly's we will be hosting Bone Game during lunch. This is a traditional game of chance played between two teams, accompanied by drumming and singing. All are welcome to join in the games, and no experience is required to play. We will also be selling Indian Tacos and Fry Bread at lunch in the amphitheatre. Indian Tacos combine all of the classic taco toppings with a soft and chewy fry bread base. Please come and sample this popular Pan-Indigenous treat. The cost is five dollars, cash is accepted at the stand, or you can pay for your food in the cafeteria line. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to join in the Stelly's celebration of National Indigenous Peoples Day! Hope to see you all there!
Learning Commons is closed at lunch other than for quiet studying for exams.
Culture Club is happening at Lunch in the Conference Room!
GRAD 2024 DRY GRAD BOTTLE DRIVE FOR THE GRADS of 2024 starts this Saturday, June 24! The bottle drives will be the fourth Saturday of every month (including the summer) from 9am-12pm. We are looking for student and parent volunteers. Students can receive 4 hours volunteer time each bottle drive. We are especially looking for a volunteer with a truck! If you would like to help out, please email Keely at email@example.com
Textiles Arts students will be hosting a “Reworked Denim Sale” during LUNCH break TODAY TUESDAY, June 20th. Prices will range from ($10 - $15) and all earnings will go back into the program. All the jeans have been made and redesigned by fellow students, so feel free to come by and support your friends and peers!! Also, FREE Rack will be loaded with new items and available at the sale.
Global Perspectives 11 class is today at lunchtime in Room 30 (Mrs. Wallace’s classroom)
Saanich Pioneer Society is celebrating it's 90th Anniversary and is looking for volunteers to help out answering questions, directing guests and operating the coffee table. See the Career Centre for more information!
The 28th Annual Sampson Intertribal Powwow “Honoring Wəťanmy” is on! The Powwow Committee is looking for volunteers for the event that runs at Stelly’s Secondary on July 21-23.
Have you heard about the Beacon Community Services Youth Engagement Program? Do you want to get involved with your community, learn some new skills and find employment - while meeting new friends and having fun? Come learn more at our BBQ kickoff party! It's happening Tuesday July 4th from 11:30am -2pm at Shoal Centre. You should come!
Fulfill your required volunteer hours for high school graduation by helping a child to learn to ride a bike! iCan Bike is looking for volunteers to help children with cognitive and or physical challenges to learn how to ride a two wheeler. This camp happens during the week of July 10-14th at Panorama. Come take part in this valuable volunteer experience providing emotional, motivational and physical support!
GRADS: Reminder that Dinner/Dance Tickets need to be paid for TODAY! See Mrs. Youell in the Accounting office or pay online via your student account!
GRADS: Still needing something to wear? It’s NOT TOO LATE to borrow a dress, suit and accessories etc. from the Magic Wand for a small fee. Email Elizabeth at firstname.lastname@example.org for an appointment.
Dry Grad Ticket Sales & Clothing Drop Off: Tickets are $10 each for grads and approved guests – cash or e-transfer to email@example.com (be sure to include the name of each individual ticket holder payment is for in the message field). Tickets will be sold in person: June 20th during lunch hour and June 21, 22 during clothing drop off between 8:15-8:45AM. Questions? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Are you 18 and interested in working in aviation? YYJ is hiring screening officers. Wage is $25.63 once training is completed. Opportunities for growth and benefits and pension plan are available. Apply now!
The Peninsula Country Market needs volunteers! Come lend a hand supporting the free play and educational activities in the Kids Zone! The Market runs over the summer from 9am-1pm at the Saanich Fairgrounds and is full of fresh produce, live music and locally crafted goods. We'd love to have you join the volunteer team of this community event. Career board has all the sign up info. See ya there!
Looking for a meaningful summer job? Are you skilled and passionate about connecting with local youth and up for liaising with businesses and various members of the community? The Youth Engagement Program is hiring a program assistant! You'd work over the summer - Tuesday-Saturday, 35 hours per week out of Shoal Centre. Minimum grade 11 students may apply for this awesome opportunity - application forms and more info in the Career Centre.
Stay Golden . . . and Maroon!