September 22, 2017
Holland College is hosting as open house on November 4th. Admission fee will be waived at this time. For more information see guidance. Please register online for this event.
Westisle Buskers will be every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday in the gym from 8:30 till 8:53. Lots of activities to learn and excel in. They include juggling, unicycling, ripstiking, extreme pogo, diablo, and balance skills. Everyone is welcome.
Westisle’s Armover Club will be every Tuesday and Thursday, first lunch in room 515, start time 11:45. Come out and see what this club is all about. Lots of fun.
Grade 12 information:
Grade 12 students may now apply at apply.loranscholar.ca. You may also view the application overview and a sample application form. As in previous years, you will need to submit a transcript, request a reference from a teacher or community member and have their school sponsorship confirmed (if applicable) before the deadline. To find out more information please visit their website or see guidance.
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.
If you are in Gr. 11 or Gr.12 and are interested in a possible career in law enforcement here is an exciting opportunity for you. You could be one of 33 students selected to attend the RCMP Academy, in Regina Saskatchewan, from November 6-10, 2017 to actually see what it’s like to be an RCMP officer. Activities will include visits to police training classes, drill classes, police driver’s training classes, firearms range (observers), tours of Depot and the RCMP Heritage Centre and much more! Check out the online application and don’t miss the deadline to apply of September 22/17. See guidance for more info.
The Workers Compensation Board is seeking two Gr 11 or 12 students for its Occupational Health and Safety Leadership Program. Students who are selected and complete all program requirements will receive $500 at the end of the school year. If you’d like to work with a friend while doing something great for your resume, pick up an application form in the main office or you can check out the website at http://www.wcb.pe.ca/Workplace/OHSLeadershipProgram or contact Rebecca at firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications are due October 2nd.