|From the Office|
Today, cannabis has been legalized in Ontario for people who are 19 years of age or older. School rules concerning cannabis remain the same. The use or possession of cannabis or being under the influence of cannabis on school grounds or at or during school activities is not permitted. Failure to comply may result in suspension from school and/or charges or fines by an officer or provincial enforcement agency.
Please also be reminded that the use of e-cigarettes and vaping is not permitted on school grounds or at or during school activities. Failure to comply may result in suspension from school and/or charges or fines by an officer or provincial enforcement agency.
|Resource Room Closed|
To all students and staff , the resource room is closed today. Please do not send students to the learning center for today only. Thanks!
|School of Rock Field Trip||There are only ten tickets left for the bus trip to Toronto to see School of Rock in November. Get your permission forms in right away to secure your spot! Forms are available from Ms Vienneau, Ms Dath, Ms Taylor and Ms Brander.|
|Tunes at Noon - Rocktoberfest||Rocktober fest is on it's way ! If you would like to participate on October 30th, at lunch , please sign up on one of the sheets outside of the auditorium or the music room. See Mr Sommer for details|
|Key Club Coat Drive||Key club challenges homerooms to collect any gently used winter clothing items that students and staff may have to donate to the Inn of the Good Shepherd: Coats, Mitts , hats , boots, sweaters and scarves are excellent items to donate! This challenge will end next Wednesday , so get your items in ! good luck helping beat the cold!|
|OSSTF Student Achievement Awards||Are you trying to save money for your tuition , a trip or a car ? The annual OSSTF / FEESO student Achievement Awards competition is open and YOU could win $100! All you have to do is create an original piece of writing , art or media based on this years theme ‘ahead by a century’. There are junior and senior grade awards. Speak to your teacher for more details.|
|Yearbook Club||The yearbook club will meet today at lunch in Room 118. Yearbook Club- Room 118- today at lunch.|
|SHSM ||Arts and Culture SHSM students going on the field trip today are asked to meet in the lower front lobby at 10:00.|
|Sr. Volleyball||Please excuse the Sr. Boys volleyball team at 1:35 today to board the bus to Petrolia. Let’s go Great lakes.|
|Great Lakes Christian Fellowship||Great Lakes Christian Fellowship will meet today at lunch in room 119. All are welcome.|
|Key Club||Key Club will meet briefly today at lunch in room 202- See you there!|
|Chain of Caring||Ok great Lakes, we need a strong push over the next 2 days to even get close to our goal of raising 5000 items of food to help support our families in the community and the Inn of the Good Shepherd. Come on Great Lakes home room classes; let’s work together as a school and bring in those cans. You still have today, Thursday and Friday to bring in those cans of food. Let’s do it Great Lakes, Let’s meet our Goal. The Chain of Caring will take place during block B this Friday, October 19th. We will create a human chain from the back door of Great lakes School to the front door of the Inn of the Good Shepherd. Block B teachers, you will receive a map in your mailbox where to bring your class to set up for the chain at the very start of block B. Please remember to dress warm on Friday. Come on great Lakes. Bring in those cans of food. We can reach our goal. If you have any questions, please see Mrs. Ferguson or Mr. Burnham.|