Stelly's Daily Buzz - December 21, 2023
Stelly’s Daily Buzz
THURSDAY, DECEMBER 21st, 2023
GENERAL SCHOOL NEWS
The school cafeteria will be closed today and tomorrow - pizza sales will be offered during the lunch blocks for both of these days, $3/slice! Sales will be in the cafeteria, however, the regular cafeteria offerings (drinks, snacks, entrees, etc) will be unavailable.
If you haven’t already picked up your online school order, they are now available just in time for the holidays! If you purchased clothing from our Passion Sports school store, please come down to room 19 at lunch to pick it up.
Today’s School Spirit week theme is ugly sweaters and Friday is Jingle Jammies! Everyone is encouraged to join in the fun!
Congratulations to those who performed at the band concert last night! Well done - we are so proud of you!
We would like to express our sincere appreciation to the Stelly’s students, families and numerous community members for their very generous donations to our Kindness Drive this month! The outpouring of support has been astounding and we are so proud of the Stelly’s community! Happy Holidays!
The lost and found table keeps having things added instead of taken away. Please swing by the table next to the main office and see if there is something of yours. All unclaimed items will be donated on Friday!
IMPORTANT DATES COMING UP
December 18 - 22 - Holiday School Spirit Week
December 22 - Stelly’s Breakfast for the whole school, served by staff in the main foyer.
December 22 - Stelly’s Staff Holiday Show
December 22 - Last day of classes
December 23 - January 7, 2024 - Winter Break
January 8 - First day back at school
Are you interested in playing basketball with your friends? If so, 3 vs 3 basketball intramurals are starting January 10th! Sign-up sheets are now outside the big gym on the bulletin board, so go grab 4-5 friends and secure your spot. There are limited team openings, so only the first eight teams to sign up will be included in the competition. Good luck!
Are you a student in middle school looking to play some volleyball over the winter break? The Stelly's Senior Girls team is hosting a camp on January 5th and 6th for skill levels beginner to advanced! More info and sign up found on Instagram @stellyssrvb23.
Are you thinking about cleaning out your empties before the holidays? There is a bottle drive this Saturday where you can drop them off. It’s happening in the Stelly’s parking lot from 9am-12pm, there is no need to sort as the volunteers will do the work for you. If you would like to volunteer, please sign up using this link. Thank you for all your support!
DON’T FORGET - December 22nd is your LAST chance to get your grad quote and baby photo submitted! Check your Grad Google Classroom for information on how to submit.
Any parent interested in being involved with the After Grad planning committee, please email firstname.lastname@example.org, join the Facebook group, or check the Parent Dry Grad website for more details here.
Today is the last day to enter the Christmas Word Game contest in the Career Centre!!! Come play for your chance to win a prize. Winner will be drawn at the Christmas Show.
Hey Grade 11's - don't forget about the UofA Getaway contest if you're thinking about University Of Alberta~~Field Trip Alert! Emergency Management Career Exploration Day will be happening in March, 2024, and is a chance for students to learn more about what emergency response looks like and what career and volunteer opportunities are available. Come get your name on the list if you're interested - sign up sheet is in the Career Centre!
Car people - listen up! Sidney Transmission and Auto Care on Malaview Ave in Sidney is hiring a shop person to work part time after school, 10 hours per week.
Check the Career Ed website or Career Board for more info!
SISP INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM STUDENTS
TODAY - SISP International Program Lunch and Farewell Ceremony during lunch block in the learning commons. Students who are leaving before Thursday should go to the International Office on their last day of school to pick up their Certificate of Appreciation and Farewell Gifts.
Friday December 22 - This is the last day for students whose program is ending in December, to return all school books, uniforms, and locks etc. and to submit the completed school clearance form to the international office.
Stay Golden . . . and Maroon!