February 23, 2018
Volunteer Opportunity with Projects Abroad. This is a summer opportunity for high school students between the ages of 15-18. Students can get information in guidance. See online information at www.projects-abroad.ca toll free phone 1-877-921-9666
Grade 12 information:
Safety Matters Award $500 Application Deadline May 1st….See Guidance for application forms
UNB is hosting a “Transition to University” event at the Summerside Credit Union Place on February 21st at 7pm. They cover things like the differences between high school and university, support services, and advice on how your students can succeed academically and socially. Students could also be admitted on the spot! They just need to apply online (https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/unbs-transition-to-university-event-in-summerside-tickets-41250323829?aff=Website) 48 hours before the event and make sure they bring their grade 12 transcripts and application fee ($65).
Students who are interested in applying to the College de l’Ile in Charlottetown (any French Immersion students), that there is a scholarship opportunity with a deadline of Feb.28th, 2018. The scholarship is an additional $2000 to the other entrance and island bursaries. Please see Mrs. Doucette in guidance for more info.
There is a “Grade 12 Post-Secondary Information” Google Classroom set up, for all Grade 12 students. Here you will be able to find important information that will help make your University/College application process easier. The Classroom will also be updated regularly with University/College visit announcements, Scholarship information, and helpful tips! The class code is: yegk128
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.
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.
University/College Presentations (Please sign up in Guidance):