Thursday April 12th, 2018 DAY 2
CHEMISTRY 11/12 CONTEST SIGN UP: If you
want to take the Avogadro Exam (Chemistry 11) or the Chem13 News Exam
(Chemistry 12), please bring $5 to Ms. Dowle in room 351 on Monday April 16th. B.
you Eric Hamber for an inspiring day of awareness raising and celebration on
International PinkShirt Day.
I am in awe of the collaboration, generosity, and community spirit of our
students and staff. This day means so much to a few and equally as much to
us all for many reasons. Again, heartfelt thanks. J. Ritchie (12)
BALANCING OUR MINDS COMMUNITY SUMMIT: We still
have some spots available for the Balancing Our Minds Community Summit. Are you interested in learning more about
youth mental health and what you can do to improve your own mental wellness and
support your peers? Tupper is hosting a
Balancing Our Minds Community Summit on Monday, April 30 from 8:30 to
3:00. There will be youth speakers,
information sessions, a resource fair, FREE lunch and snack, presentations from
VSB students, as well as door prizes.
▪ Mental Martial Arts ▪ Panel Session – Personal Journeys
▪ The Art of Belonging – Art Therapy (pm
session only) ▪ Indigenous Medicine
▪ Eating for Wellness ▪ Oh The Places You’ll Go
▪ A Love of Yoga ▪ Tap Into Tap -Tap Dancing
for Mental Wellness
▪ Self Care 101 (for Adolescents) ▪ Self Care 101 (for Educators)
▪ Substance Use and Wellness – Self-medication
and ▪ Resources for Educators
Please see your counsellor to sign up.
Those who have already signed up also need to
see their counsellor to provide additional information on the sessions they
would like to attend and their lunch preference N. Sandhu (16)
HAMBER READS MEETS AGAIN! -
Apologies for the meeting cancellation. We will meet next Tuesday, April 17th,
at lunch in the Library lounge. Bring your copy of The Young Elites. See you
ATTENTION GRADE 10S:
Work Experience! This could be you! Here is a sample of where
students in Work Experience volunteered over spring break: Kidsafe,
Dr. Cadenhead's office, Craftworks Sewing Society, SPG Childcare, Hillcrest
Community Centre, Print It Go Graphics, Royal Bank, Collingwood
Policing Centre, Granville Toyota, Simon Fraser University - Science Lab
Technician (working with brains!), Jody Wilson-Raybould (MP office), Ernst &
Young Accounting, Artona Photography, Frog Hollow Neighbourhood House, Pure
Integrative Pharmacy, and Burrard Animal Hospital. If you are interested
in Work Experience, please submit your application form to Mrs. James (Room
309 or letterbox) by the end of this week. Forms are available in the office,
Mr. Smith's room, or Room 309. E.
ATTENTION WEX 11 STUDENTS: A reminder
of term 3 assignments due by the end of April and to submit any completed
placement paperwork. E.
GRAD COMMITTEE 2018-19
NOMINATIONS NOW OPEN:
Grad Committee plays an important role in organizing and assisting with grad
events throughout the grade 12 year. The committee is composed of 1 Grad Chair
who is also a member of Student Council Executive and 5 committee members.
Please note these important dates: -
Monday, April 9th: Nomination forms available in office - Monday, April 16th: Nomination forms due - --- Wednesday, April 11th: Meeting for all interested students in Room 320 at 3:15 pm.
All students must attend to receive other pertinent info
and dates. B. Panesar (12)
VOLUNTEERS REQUIRED FOR TEDX
YOUTH @ HAMBER SCHOOL:
interested in working in working on the TEDx event at Hamber? Check out the Eric Hamber Students group on
Facebook for a link to the volunteer Google form application. If you do not have Facebook, a sign-up sheet
will be posted outside the Mac Lab where you can write down your name and
email. We will send you the form link! S. Schoenfelder (12)
Thursday at lunch for 2018 football season. Be at the weight room at noon.
10. LIBRARY WILL BE CLOSED TODAY during Poetry in
Voice. Sorry for the
inconvenience. S. Lemmon (12)