Student Announcements

November 21st, 2017

Current:

SHAD is a competitive program that attracts grades 10, 11 & 12 youth leaders and Change Makers across Canada and around the world. The online application for the summer 2018 program is now available. Submissions are due by November 20. Sign-up sheet is in Guidance Office.

Grade 12 information:

Attention graduates: the grad bios can be obtained and turned in by going to Google Classroom and using the code: ece2gu

Digital copies (no paper copies) of baby pictures may be included. No handwritten bios will be accepted.

Copies of last year’s yearbook may be obtained in the library. Makes a great souvenir or Christmas gift. Collect all three years! Only $25.00.

The Kiwanis Club of Charlottetown has established an award for high school students for this school year. One $100 award is available for each High School.  To receive one of the awards, students have to have demonstrated leadership qualities in planning and organizing an event, project, website, YouTube video, newspaper editorial/column, advertising/marketing campaign or other enterprise that best responds to this scenario: Here is a magic want and with it you can create Heaven on Earth. What is “Heaven on Earth” and what will you do to make it real?  The deadline to apply is May 31st, 2018. Please see guidance for more details.

Peter Kohler Scholarship for engineering, Apply online at https://www.cognitoforms.com/CFNS1/PeterKohlerScholarshipApplication

$50,000 Scholarship.  The deadline is Dec 31st

2) The STEAM Horizon Awards are now open for applications. Founded in 2016, the STEAM Horizon Awards invite Canada’s youth to promote positive changes throughout their community using science, technology, engineering, arts, and math (STEAM). Five Canadian students will be awarded $25,000 each, to attend a Canadian university or college to study in a STEAM field. Two of these awards will be given to Indigenous students. The winners will be invited to Ottawa and recognized at an award ceremony in May 2018. Deadline is January 16th, 2018.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Holland College Campus tour will be on November 24th. Please sign up in Guidance.

University/College Presentations (Please sign up in Guidance):

STU – November 21 at 1:00pm

UNB – November 27 at 10:00am

NSCAD – December 11

Programs/other:

The Alberton Community School is offering community bursary hours starting January 8th – March 12th, Monday evenings 7:00-9:00 (Storm day Thursdays).  Contact: Kelly Gillis at klgillis@gmail.com

 

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Student Announcements

November 20th, 2017

Current:

SHAD is a competitive program that attracts grades 10, 11 & 12 youth leaders and Change Makers across Canada and around the world. The online application for the summer 2018 program is now available. Submissions are due by November 20. Sign-up sheet is in Guidance Office.

 

Grade 12 information:

Attention graduates: the grad bios can be obtained and turned in by going to Google Classroom and using the code: ece2gu

Digital copies (no paper copies) of baby pictures may be included. No handwritten bios will be accepted.

 

Copies of last year’s yearbook may be obtained in the library. Makes a great souvenir or Christmas gift. Collect all three years! Only $25.00.

 

The Kiwanis Club of Charlottetown has established an award for high school students for this school year. One $100 award is available for each High School.  To receive one of the awards, students have to have demonstrated leadership qualities in planning and organizing an event, project, website, YouTube video, newspaper editorial/column, advertising/marketing campaign or other enterprise that best responds to this scenario: Here is a magic want and with it you can create Heaven on Earth. What is “Heaven on Earth” and what will you do to make it real?  The deadline to apply is May 31st, 2018. Please see guidance for more details.

 

Peter Kohler Scholarship for engineering, Apply online at https://www.cognitoforms.com/CFNS1/PeterKohlerScholarshipApplication

$50,000 Scholarship.  The deadline is Dec 31st

 

2) The STEAM Horizon Awards are now open for applications. Founded in 2016, the STEAM Horizon Awards invite Canada’s youth to promote positive changes throughout their community using science, technology, engineering, arts, and math (STEAM). Five Canadian students will be awarded $25,000 each, to attend a Canadian university or college to study in a STEAM field. Two of these awards will be given to Indigenous students. The winners will be invited to Ottawa and recognized at an award ceremony in May 2018. Deadline is January 16th, 2018.

 

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Holland College Campus tour will be on November 24th. Please sign up in Guidance.

 

University/College Presentations (Please sign up in Guidance):

STU – November 21 at 1:00pm

UNB – November 27 at 10:00am

NSCAD – December 11

 

Programs/other:

The Alberton Community School is offering community bursary hours starting January 8th – March 12th, Monday evenings 7:00-9:00 (Storm day Thursdays).  Contact: Kelly Gillis at klgillis@gmail.com

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Student Announcements

November 16th, 2017

Current:

SHAD is a competitive program that attracts grades 10, 11 & 12 youth leaders and Change Makers across Canada and around the world. The online application for the summer 2018 program is now available. Submissions are due by November 20. Sign-up sheet is in Guidance Office.

Grade 12 information:

Attention graduates: the grad bios can be obtained and turned in by going to Google Classroom and using the code: ece2gu

Digital copies (no paper copies) of baby pictures may be included. No handwritten bios will be accepted.

Copies of last year’s yearbook may be obtained in the library. Makes a great souvenir or Christmas gift. Collect all three years! Only $25.00.

The Kiwanis Club of Charlottetown has established an award for high school students for this school year. One $100 award is available for each High School.  To receive one of the awards, students have to have demonstrated leadership qualities in planning and organizing an event, project, website, YouTube video, newspaper editorial/column, advertising/marketing campaign or other enterprise that best responds to this scenario: Here is a magic want and with it you can create Heaven on Earth. What is “Heaven on Earth” and what will you do to make it real?  The deadline to apply is May 31st, 2018. Please see guidance for more details.

Peter Kohler Scholarship for engineering, Apply online at https://www.cognitoforms.com/CFNS1/PeterKohlerScholarshipApplication

$50,000 Scholarship.  The deadline is Dec 31st

2) The STEAM Horizon Awards are now open for applications. Founded in 2016, the STEAM Horizon Awards invite Canada’s youth to promote positive changes throughout their community using science, technology, engineering, arts, and math (STEAM). Five Canadian students will be awarded $25,000 each, to attend a Canadian university or college to study in a STEAM field. Two of these awards will be given to Indigenous students. The winners will be invited to Ottawa and recognized at an award ceremony in May 2018. Deadline is January 16th, 2018.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Holland College Campus tour will be on November 24th. Please sign up in Guidance.

University/College Presentations (Please sign up in Guidance):

STU – November 21 at 1:00pm

UNB – November 27 at 10:00am

NSCAD – December 11

Mount Allison University will be offering a special shuttle service on Friday, November 17, with pickups in the Charlottetown and Borden Carleton regions. Admissions Counsellors will also be performing on-the-spot admissions assessments for any students that bring their transcript with them.  To register, visit discover.mta.ca

Programs/other:

The Alberton Community School is offering community bursary hours starting January 8th – March 12th, Monday evenings 7:00-9:00 (Storm day Thursdays).  Contact: Kelly Gillis at klgillis@gmail.com

 

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Student Announcements

November 15th, 2017

Current:

SHAD is a competitive program that attracts grades 10, 11 & 12 youth leaders and Change Makers across Canada and around the world. The online application for the summer 2018 program is now available. Submissions are due by November 20. Sign-up sheet is in Guidance Office.

Grade 12 information:

Attention graduates: the grad bios can be obtained and turned in by going to Google Classroom and using the code: ece2gu

Digital copies (no paper copies) of baby pictures may be included. No handwritten bios will be accepted.

Copies of last year’s yearbook may be obtained in the library. Makes a great souvenir or Christmas gift. Collect all three years! Only $25.00.

The Kiwanis Club of Charlottetown has established an award for high school students for this school year. One $100 award is available for each High School.  To receive one of the awards, students have to have demonstrated leadership qualities in planning and organizing an event, project, website, YouTube video, newspaper editorial/column, advertising/marketing campaign or other enterprise that best responds to this scenario: Here is a magic want and with it you can create Heaven on Earth. What is “Heaven on Earth” and what will you do to make it real?  The deadline to apply is May 31st, 2018. Please see guidance for more details.

Peter Kohler Scholarship for engineering, Apply online at https://www.cognitoforms.com/CFNS1/PeterKohlerScholarshipApplication

$50,000 Scholarship.  The deadline is Dec 31st

2) The STEAM Horizon Awards are now open for applications. Founded in 2016, the STEAM Horizon Awards invite Canada’s youth to promote positive changes throughout their community using science, technology, engineering, arts, and math (STEAM). Five Canadian students will be awarded $25,000 each, to attend a Canadian university or college to study in a STEAM field. Two of these awards will be given to Indigenous students. The winners will be invited to Ottawa and recognized at an award ceremony in May 2018. Deadline is January 16th, 2018.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Holland College Campus tour will be on November 24th. Please sign up in Guidance.

University/College Presentations (Please sign up in Guidance):

STU – November 21 at 1:00pm

UNB – November 27 at 10:00am

NSCAD – December 11

Mount Allison University will be offering a special shuttle service on Friday, November 17, with pickups in the Charlottetown and Borden Carleton regions. Admissions Counsellors will also be performing on-the-spot admissions assessments for any students that bring their transcript with them.  To register, visit discover.mta.ca

Programs/other:

The Alberton Community School is offering community bursary hours starting January 8th – March 12th, Monday evenings 7:00-9:00 (Storm day Thursdays).  Contact: Kelly Gillis at klgillis@gmail.com

 

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Student Announcements

November 14th, 2017

Current:

SHAD is a competitive program that attracts grades 10, 11 & 12 youth leaders and Change Makers across Canada and around the world. The online application for the summer 2018 program is now available. Submissions are due by November 20. Sign-up sheet is in Guidance Office.

Grade 12 information:

Attention graduates: the grad bios can be obtained and turned in by going to Google Classroom and using the code: ece2gu

Digital copies (no paper copies) of baby pictures may be included. No handwritten bios will be accepted.

Copies of last year’s yearbook may be obtained in the library. Makes a great souvenir or Christmas gift. Collect all three years! Only $25.00.

The Kiwanis Club of Charlottetown has established an award for high school students for this school year. One $100 award is available for each High School.  To receive one of the awards, students have to have demonstrated leadership qualities in planning and organizing an event, project, website, YouTube video, newspaper editorial/column, advertising/marketing campaign or other enterprise that best responds to this scenario: Here is a magic want and with it you can create Heaven on Earth. What is “Heaven on Earth” and what will you do to make it real?  The deadline to apply is May 31st, 2018. Please see guidance for more details.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Holland College Campus tour will be on November 24th. Please sign up in Guidance.

Any students interested in participating in the Forum for Young Canadians: A Week in Ottawa on Parliament Hill please see guidance.

University/College Presentations (Please sign up in Guidance):

Kings – November 14 at 11:00am

STU – November 21 at 1:00pm

UNB – November 27 at 10:00am

NSCAD – December 11

Mount Allison University will be offering a special shuttle service on Friday, November 17, with pickups in the Charlottetown and Borden Carleton regions. Admissions Counsellors will also be performing on-the-spot admissions assessments for any students that bring their transcript with them.  To register, visit discover.mta.ca and click on “Events”

Programs/other:

Community Service Bursary
Community Service Bursary will be expanded in 2017-2018. Grade 10 students will now be able to accumulate hours (including hours volunteered in the summer before they begin grade 10). The maximum amount a student can get the bursary for will be increased to 150 hours (for a total of $750.00).  Student forms can be printed off online on the PEI Community Service Bursary website.

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Winter Weather Protocol

Attached you will find information pertaining to school closures and early dismissals for the 2017-2018 school year.

Storm Day Notice to Parents 2017-18

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Student Announcements

November 8th, 2017

Current:

SHAD is a competitive program that attracts grades 10, 11 & 12 youth leaders and Change Makers across Canada and around the world. The online application for the summer 2018 program is now available. Submissions are due by November 20. Sign-up sheet is in Guidance Office.

Grade 12 information:

IWK is offering a Future Health Research and Innovations Scholarship

The deadline is March 1, 2018

See Guidance for details

To be considered for one of three Future Health Research and Innovation Scholarships valued at $2500, grade 12 students in the Maritimes must intend on continuing their education at a Maritime post-secondary institution (college or university) in a field that will enhance research and/or innovation in health care.
Awards will be issued as follows:

  • One in Nova Scotia , NB and PEI

UPCOMING OPEN HOUSES:

Mount Allison University will be offering a special shuttle service on Friday, November 17, with pickups in the Charlottetown and Borden Carleton regions. Admissions Counsellors will also be performing on-the-spot admissions assessments for any students that bring their transcript with them.  To register, visit discover.mta.ca and click on “Events”

There will be a tour of the Summerside Waterfront and Charlottetown Prince of Wales Holland College Campuses on November 24th. You must sign up in Guidance before November 20th. Please include your program of interest on the sign up sheet.

There are sign-up sheets in Guidance for post-secondary presentation from Acadia, Kings College and STU. If you want to attend, you must sign up.

Any Gr 11 and 12 students interested in NSCAD (Nova Scotia College of Art and Design).  They will be here December 11th.  Please sign up in Guidance.

Programs/other:

Community Service Bursary
Community Service Bursary will be expanded in 2017-2018. Grade 10 students will now be able to accumulate hours (including hours volunteered in the summer before they begin grade 10). The maximum amount a student can get the bursary for will be increased to 150 hours (for a total of $750.00).  Student forms can be printed off online on the PEI Community Service Bursary website.

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