Dear Parents, Guardians and Students,
This message is a reminder that school is not in session for students on Monday, February 26th as this is a professional development day for all teachers in our district.
Have a great weekend.
Please find attached a schedule of assessments and presentations of learning for our upcoming Semester 1 Assessment Week which runs from Friday, January 19th through to Thursday, January 25th. Please take a moment to review the assessment schedule and ensure that you are planning ahead for any upcoming exams or presentations of learning.
Please note also that school will not be in session on Friday, January 26th as this is an administrative day for teaching staff to prepare for Semester 2 which commences on Monday, January 29th. (The exception is Grade 12 students who are currently enrolled in Communications 12 or FRAL 12 as they will be writing their Provincial Exam on Friday, January 26th.)
Please contact me via email if you have any questions regarding the attached document.
Information from Work BC:
Labour Market Outlook: The British Columbia Labour Outlook: 2017 Edition can help to support students, teachers and parents to get the most up-to-date information on the occupations and skills that will be in demand in BC over the next ten years. For more information about BC’s labour market information, please visit WorkBC’s webpage. If you have questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please find attached our newsletter for November
Dear Parents, Guardians and Grade 12 Students,
Below you will find a link to important information regarding graduation transitions, scholarships and post-secondary. If you have any questions, please contact your child’s school counselor.
Gina McCormick (A-L): email@example.com
Cyndi Cunneyworth (M-Z) firstname.lastname@example.org
Dear Parents and Guardians,
It has been a very busy and productive week at Howe Sound Secondary. First semester classes are settling nicely and student learning is focused and purposeful.
Please note the following reminders/updates regarding next week:
1) We are hosting an information session for parents of students new to our school on Tuesday, September 12th at 6:30 pm in our Eagle Eye Theatre. Parents of Grade 10 students as well as parents of any new Grade 11 or 12 students are invited to hear from school administration and counselling staff about what to expect from the coming year at HSS. This is an informative presentation with time devoted to answering any questions parents may have.
2) Following this meeting our school will be hosting the Annual General Meeting of our Parent Advisory Council (PAC) at 7:00 pm. This meeting will be held in our school library and all parents are invited to attend. At this meeting we will be electing our PAC Executive, and parents will be provided with updates on a number of topics including:
- Student Enrolment Update
- Academic Programs Update
- Extra-Curricular Opportunities
- Upcoming School Events
3) Student Photo Day is scheduled for Friday, September 15th. Each student in our school will have his/her photo taken on this day for our school yearbook as well as their student ID card. More information will be forthcoming early next week regarding Student Photo Day.
Please let me know if you have any questions regarding the information outlined above. I can be reached via return email or at 604 892-5261 ext. 105.
Howe Sound Secondary
Dear Parents and Guardians,
I hope you have been enjoying a wonderful summer with family. Please click here for our Howe Sound Secondary August Newsletter. This newsletter outlines pertinent information for you and your child regarding school start up as well as general protocols and procedures for the school year.
Please note that our school office is now open from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm for new student registrations. If you have any questions or concerns regarding our September start up, please contact our school at 604 892-5261.