Howe Sound Secondary School – SD 48 (Sea To Sky)

Dry Grad 2018

The countdown is on for the Dry Grad 2018 event for students of Howe Sound Secondary and Sea to Sky Learning Connections that will be held at the West Coast Heritage Railway Park on Saturday, June 16, 2018.

Student Dry Grad Registration is due March 15. 

This is a different package and event than the HSS Commencement Ceremony.

Please return your forms in an envelope marked ‘Dry Grad Registration’ to the school office before this deadline. Dry Grad Committee volunteers will also be in the MPR on Thursdays at lunch through March 8th to answer questions and collect forms and fees. Also feel free to contact us through the email below.

There are 6 attachments which contain the following forms.  Here’s the order of the 8-page package.

Dry Grad Info 2018

Registration Form 2018

Medical and pickup forms 2018

Guest Application and Medical Forms 2018

DRY GRAD Financial Assistance 2018

Parent Participation Registration 2018

There will be printed copies in the office once they are available for those who want to pick them up.

Thanks to those parents and graduates that have already handed in the $100 deposit.  If you have not paid this yet, please do so as soon as possible.

We are looking for lots of volunteers;  especially on the day of the event.  Please let us know either via email or on the volunteer sign-up sheet in the package.

Of course, if you have ANY questions, don’t hesitate to email.

Dry Grad Fundraiser Opportunities

The grad class has been working hard on fundraising for this year’s dry grad. Below are a few ways you can help support our grad class of 2018. Please pass this information on to family, friends, and anyone in the community you think would be interested.

Neufeld Farms BBQ Season and Dessert Order: Stock your freezers and pantries for BBQ season! Orders forms are available in the front office or download here: All orders are due April 26th and will be delivered to the school on May 8 at 5pm.

Galileo Coffee: Stock the pantry! This coffee is so delicious, you never want to run out! Simply order up your favourite Galileo Coffee beans just the way you like them, and maybe add a few extra bags to treat your favourite people too. Orders due April 26, mid-May delivery. Download order form here:

Mushroom Manure: Get your garden ready for summer. The order deadline is April 14. Orders will be delivered and available for pick up behind Kal Tire on April 18 from 4-8 pm or April 21 from 9am-1pm. Download order form here:

Payment for fundraising orders can be made by cheque to Howe Sound Secondary Grad (drop off to your nearest grad or HSS school office with order form) or email form and e-transfer funds to We’ll send a confirmation!

Stella and Dot: Come on out for a night of socializing and trying on beautiful jewelry. Catherine Truman will be bringing her collection from Stella and Dot and is generously donating all the proceeds to the Dry Grad. The event is on April 24 from 6-8pm, at Norman Rudy’s at the Executive Suites.

Please don’t forget grads, we would love your help with any of these events!  Please email the grad committee if you see something you would like to help with.

2018 Dry Grad Committee

Please email: if you have any questions.

Stay informed by joining our Facebook group at

Dry Grad Meetings:

The next meeting will be in April, date TBA.

Upcoming Dates

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