24 May 2017
There will be a student loan presentation for grade 12’s May 26th (Friday afternoon) Students must sign up in guidance by Thursday at noon.
Global Issues is hosting a Bar B Q here at the school on May 24th with proceeds going to the PEI Humane Society.
The art teachers association is looking for schools to participate in a collaborative art piece that will be displayed at the Guild to celebrate Canada’s 150. Our school can submit 1-3 pieces. These must be completed by June 2nd so that they can be sent down in time. Interested students should see Mrs.Morrison-Robinson for more information.
UPEI has a unique opportunity available for current grade 10 and 11 female students who are interested in Engineering. For more information on this interesting opportunity, please see Guidance.
St. Mary’s University will be hosting their Summer Writing Workshop on August 15th and 16th. Students do not have to be attending St. Mary’s University to participate. Please register at www.smu.ca/academics/summer-writing-workshop.html or call 902-491-6202 for more information.
Oak Acres Children’s Camp is looking for Counselors-in-Training for this upcoming summer 2017. Counselors-in-Training (CITs) are students aged 14-16 who help supervise, plan events, and lead activities for campers between the ages of 7 and 12, depending on the session. This position is ideal for anyone with an interest in the outdoors, leadership, and creativity. For more information see guidance.
Grade 12 students, as you start to receive bursary or scholarships please take a copy to Marsha.
Hospital Volunteer Opportunities Available
Western Hospital and Community Hospital O’Leary have volunteer positions available, including: Information Desk Clerk, Mealtime Setup Helper, Musical Entertainer, Friendly Visitor, Gardener, and more. Hours you contribute can be counted toward the Community Service Bursary.
Grade 12 information:
The Father Ellsworth scholarship ($500) is available to students from Palmer Road parish. Application forms can be picked up F. J. Shea & Sons (Frankie’s) in St. Louis.
Students who are members or parents are members of the Tignish Co-op you can pick up bursary applications at the Co-op complete the application and hand it back in to them. Deadline is May 30.
If you or your family are members of the O’Leary Co-op please sign up in guidance for the O’Leary Farmers Co-op bursary.
Remember to check with your local legions for their bursary award. Deadlines are approaching.
In partnership with PEI Agromart and Island Lime, the PEI Federation of Agriculture is pleased to offer a scholarship of $2,000 for the 2017/18 academic year.
The link to the scholarship can be found at: http://peifa.ca/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/2017-scholarship-application-form.pdf deadline is June 1st
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.