Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Bee Block - For Wednesday September 18th, there will be NO BEE block due to the Terry Fox Run. After Block 1, all students need to proceed to their regular Block 2 class.
Football Fan Bus!!!! Come join your friends in cheering on the Sting vs. Queen Elizabeth on Thursday Sept 26. Enjoy a bite to eat, noise makers, admission to the game, and a ride to Clarke Stadium for only $10. See Mr Vandermeulen or Mrs Newman for permission forms. Be sure to get your fees and forms in fast, the bus always fills up!
Elections Canada Employment Opportunity
The next Federal election is scheduled for October 21, 2019. Any person who is a Canadian citizen and 16 years of age or older as of October 21st, 2019 is eligible to work as Deputy Returning Officer, Poll Clerk, Registration Officer or Information Officer on election day. In the previous federal election in October 2015, Elections Canada was delighted to employ many high school students as poll workers, both in their own school polling station and in other locations. Fort Saskatchewan High School did have students trained and employed during that election. Mr. Dave Kornder Assistant Returning Officer for Ft. Saskatchewan is willing to come to our school and to host an information session for any interested students at a lunch hour in the next few weeks.
These positions, as well as the three hours of training, are paid positions by Elections Canada. Students would require a Social Insurance Number prior to getting paid.
Please see Mr. Christenson in Student services for additional details.
Please note the deadline for course changes has now closed.
Library - Scholastic Book Orders
No one is too old for Scholastic Book Clubs! If you want to look through the current flyer, come grab one in the library.
Orders are due by Thursday, September 19.
Do to the uncertainty of the use of our gymnasium, we are moving our annual Awards celebration to January, 2020. We will advise you of the date once it has been determined.
The newly formed Grad Committee is invited to hear presentations on logos/branding/design for 2020 Grad Clothing on Monday, September 16. Be in room 23 (McLean) to view the options for Grad Wear and vote on what you want your clothing to look like. If you aren’t there, you can’t complain! If no one presents, McLean and Peddle will be picking the logos and design. We take attendance so only Grad Committee Members, please.
Cosmetology is in need of clients for:
-Long Hair formal Updo
*All to be performed by a senior level student.
Please see Mrs. Leclair in Cosmetology if you would like to be a client for any of the above services.
Terry Fox Run: Fort High will be participating in the Terry Fox Run on Wednesday September 18th. Please bring a TOONIE into the office to show your support as well, individual pledge forms can be found at the office. Here are some facts regarding Terry Fox:
- TUESDAY 17th----June 28, 1981 – After treatment with chemotherapy and interferon, Terry Fox dies at Royal Columbian Hospital, New Westminster, British Columbia – one month short of his twenty-third birthday.
SPECIAL: Chicken quesadilla served with homemade guacamole, sour cream and salsa. $5.00
SANDWICH: Chicken stir fry wrap made with carrots, bean sprouts, grilled chicken and teriyaki glaze. $4.50
SOUP: Homemade cream of cauliflower cheddar soup. $3.00 Served in a fresh bun bowl Add $2.00
SALAD: Classic Caesar salad served a slice of garlic toast. $4.50
PIZZA: Donair or classic cheese. $2.75
SNACK: Homemade pizza pretzel. $2.50
DESSERT: Double chocolate chip cookie $.75, Corn fritters served with jam $1.50
Still to come this week Teriyaki pineapple baby back ribs served with double stuffed potatoes, Honey glazed salmon, Elephant Ears
QUOTE OF THE DAY
“Everything that is made beautiful and fair and lovely is made for the eye of one who sees.” - Rumi