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October 23
Student Bulletin for October 23, 2017

 

Student Bulletin

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

 

DAY 1 

1.    GO CARDS TO PICK UP IN THE MAIN OFFICE – Students who have not picked up their Go Card please go the Main Office to do so as soon as possible. Office (24)

 

 

 

          GRAD NEWS

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October 20
Student Bulletin for October 23, 2017

 

Student Bulletin

Monday, October 23, 2017

 

DAY 2 

 

1.     ATTENTION GRADE 12S - GRADUATION TRANSITIONS - Please submit Assignment 1 (Personal Health) to your folder in the office by October 23. Your folder should be available for submission on October 18, after 1pm. A reminder that Assignment 2 (Community Connections) is due November 14.  

ATTENTION GRADE 9S and 10s - take our kids to work day - A reminder that the last day to submit parent consent forms is October 23. Please submit forms to the box in the office. E. James (23)

ATTENTION work experience 11/12 students - A reminder to check your Office 365 email and "Placement Opportunities" section on a DAILY basis as this is how we communicate in this course!  

E. James (23)  

2.    Vanderbuilt, Northwestern. Duke, Johns Hopkins, and Georgetown universities are holding public information sessions at Collingwood School on Sunday, October 22nd from 2:00 to 4:00 PM and at St. George’s School on Monday, October 23rd from 7:00 to 9:00 PM. Admission directors from the five institutions above will give a brief presentation about their institution’s undergraduate programs and provide an overview of admission and financial aid policies and procedures. Space is limited and registration is recommended. Registration and additional details at: https://ugadmission.northwestern.edu/register/Collingwood, https://ugadmission.northwestern.edu/register/StGeorgesN. Sandhu (23) 

3.    LANGUAGE CHALLENGE EXAMS - Language Challenge Exams will take place at Delta Secondary School in late January for French 11/12, German 11/12, Korean 11/12, Japanese 11/12, Mandarin 11/12 (simplified & traditional), Punjabi 11/12 and Spanish 11/12.

Students, who are interested in writing Language Challenge Exams, please see your counsellor to discuss your suitability for writing the exam. Applications are available on the following website: http://web.deltasd.bc.ca/schools/secondary/challenge-exams. Applications (with fees and other supporting documents) are due to your counsellor by November 1, 2017.  N. Sandhu (23)

4.    Photo Re-Takes Re-scheduled to October 23 - Students that want to retake their photo must bring their ID card to the camera. (Translink only allows 1 active card) If you are returning your photo package, please give it to the photographer. And of course, new students or students that missed original photo day are welcome for a photo on retake day. Here is the schedule:

12:30 – 12:45 grade 8     

12:45 – 1:00 grade 9                   

1:00 – 1:15 grade 10

1:15 – 1:30 grade 11       

1:30 – 1:45 grade 12                   

1:50 – 2:05 last call

Staff anytime during 12:30 – 2:05.           D. Bach (23)

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October 18
Student Bulletin for October 19, 2017

  

Student Bulletin

Thursday, October 19, 2017

 

DAY 1 

 

1.    Library Monitors Needed - Hey Hamber! Do you want a chance to earn service points, give back to your school, and get rewarded with parties and prizes? The Library Learning Commons needs you! We are seeking 3 - 5 new Library Monitors - experience not necessary. We will train you! Please see Mr. Appel or Ms. Lemmon to apply.   S. Lemmon (19)  

2.     ATTENTION GRADE 12S - GRADUATION TRANSITIONS - Please submit Assignment 1 (Personal Health) to your folder in the office by October 23. Your folder should be available for submission on October 18, after 1pm. A reminder that Assignment 2 (Community Connections) is due November 14. E. James (20) ​

ATTENTION GRADE 9S and 10s - take our kids to work day - A reminder that the last day to submit parent consent forms is October 23. Please submit forms to the box in the office. E. James (20) 

ATTENTION work experience 11/12 students - A reminder to check your Office 365 email and "Placement Opportunities" section on a DAILY basis as this is how we communicate in this course!  E. James (20)  

3.    STUDENTS INVOLVED IN THE BC HONOUR CHOIR 6 of our top singers will be away today at the BC Honour Choir: Colin Carino, Josh Deocera, & Heero Van, Ameer Corro, Claudio Quinones, & Daniel Ta.  The BC Honour Choir is an auditioned enhancement opportunity, bringing together top choral students in the province for a three-day intensive workshop with a professional conductor.  The choir performs advanced music and will close the PSA Music Conference this Saturday evening.  Please ask these young men about their experience next week and congratulate them with me!  L. Nerling (19)  

4.    YEARBOOK PURCHASE – If you did not purchase a yearbook in September, you may still do so, up until October 31. Bring $35 to the office, cash or cheque (payable to Eric Hamber Secondary). M. Poon (19)  

5.    Vanderbuilt, Northwestern. Duke, Johns Hopkins, and Georgetown universities are holding public information sessions at Collingwood School on Sunday, October 22nd from 2:00 to 4:00 PM and at St. George’s School on Monday, October 23rd from 7:00 to 9:00 PM. Admission directors from the five institutions above will give a brief presentation about their institution’s undergraduate programs and provide an overview of admission and financial aid policies and procedures. Space is limited and registration is recommended. Registration and additional details at: https://ugadmission.northwestern.edu/register/Collingwood, https://ugadmission.northwestern.edu/register/StGeorges.  N. Sandhu (20)  

6.    LANGUAGE CHALLENGE EXAMS - Language Challenge Exams will take place at Delta Secondary School in late January for French 11/12, German 11/12, Korean 11/12, Japanese 11/12, Mandarin 11/12 (simplified & traditional), Punjabi 11/12 and Spanish 11/12.

Students, who are interested in writing Language Challenge Exams, please see your counsellor to discuss your suitability for writing the exam. Applications are available on the following website: http://web.deltasd.bc.ca/schools/secondary/challenge-exams. Applications (with fees and other supporting documents) are due to your counsellor by November 1, 2017.  N. Sandhu (20)

7.    Photo Re-Takes Re-scheduled to October 23 - Students that want to retake their photo must bring their ID card to the camera. (Translink only allows 1 active card) If you are returning your photo package, please give it to the photographer. And of course, new students or students that missed original photo day are welcome for a photo on retake day. Here is the schedule:

12:30 – 12:45 grade 8      12:45 – 1:00 grade 9              1:00 – 1:15 grade 10

1:15 – 1:30 grade 11        1:30 – 1:45 grade 12              1:50 – 2:05 last call

Staff anytime during 12:30 – 2:05.           D. Bach (20)

          GRAD NEWS

Grads, the following classes are confirmed:

Mon. Oct. 23 2-3 and 2-4 in room 315.

Tues. Oct. 24 1-3 and 1-4 in Mr. Vatta's room.

Please join a class if you have no english this year or are in eng 10 or 11.  Ask permission of your teacher first please.  Ms. Kartsonas (19)​

October 17
Student Bulletin for October 18, 2017

Student Bulletin

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

 

DAY 2           HIP DAY

 

1.    Library Monitors Needed - Hey Hamber! Do you want a chance to earn service points, give back to your school, and get rewarded with parties and prizes? The Library Learning Commons needs you! We are seeking 3 - 5 new Library Monitors - experience not necessary. We will train you! Please see Mr. Appel or Ms. Lemmon to apply.   S. Lemmon (19)  

2.    Photo Re-Takes Re-scheduled to October 23 - There was a mix-up in scheduling for photo re-takes. We apologize for any convenience that this has caused. Students that want to retake their photo must bring their ID card to the camera. (Translink only allows 1 active card) If you are returning your photo package, please give it to the photographer. And of course, new students or students that missed original photo day are welcome for a photo on retake day. Here is the schedule:

12:30 – 12:45 grade 8      12:45 – 1:00 grade 9              1:00 – 1:15 grade 10

1:15 – 1:30 grade 11        1:30 – 1:45 grade 12              1:50 – 2:05 last call

Staff anytime during 12:30 – 2:05.           D. Bach (20)

3.     ATTENTION GRADE 12S - GRADUATION TRANSITIONS - Please submit Assignment 1 (Personal Health) to your folder in the office by October 23. Your folder should be available for submission on October 18, after 1pm. A reminder that Assignment 2 (Community Connections) is due November 14.  E. James (20) ​

ATTENTION work experience 11/12 students - A reminder to check your Office 365 email and "Placement Opportunities" section on a DAILY basis as this is how we communicate in this course!  E. James (20) 

ATTENTION GRADE 9S and 10s - take our kids to work day - A reminder that the last day to submit parent consent forms is October 23. Please submit forms to the box in the office.  E. James (20) 

4.    Vanderbuilt, Northwestern. Duke, Johns Hopkins, and Georgetown universities are holding public information sessions at Collingwood School on Sunday, October 22nd from 2:00 to 4:00 PM and at St. George’s School on Monday, October 23rd from 7:00 to 9:00 PM. Admission directors from the five institutions above will give a brief presentation about their institution’s undergraduate programs and provide an overview of admission and financial aid policies and procedures. Space is limited and registration is recommended. Registration and additional details at: https://ugadmission.northwestern.edu/register/Collingwood, https://ugadmission.northwestern.edu/register/StGeorges. N. Sandhu (20)

5.    LANGUAGE CHALLENGE EXAMS - Language Challenge Exams will take place at Delta Secondary School in late January for French 11/12, German 11/12, Korean 11/12, Japanese 11/12, Mandarin 11/12 (simplified & traditional), Punjabi 11/12 and Spanish 11/12. Students, who are interested in writing Language Challenge Exams, please see your counsellor to discuss your suitability for writing the exam. Applications are available on the following website: http://web.deltasd.bc.ca/schools/secondary/challenge-exams. Applications (with fees and other supporting documents) are due to your counsellor by November 1, 2017.  N. Sandhu (20)  

6.    YEARBOOK PURCHASE – If you did not purchase a yearbook in September, you may still do so, up until October 31. Bring $35 to the office, cash or cheque (payable to Eric Hamber Secondary). M. Poon (19)

          GRAD NEWS

If you would like to be nominated for the Queens chancellor scholarship please provide a resume a cover statement to me under my door (no emails) by Fri. Oct. 27 by 3:00.  

TD Canada Trust award deadline is Nov. 17. Please apply online. If you need letters from the school, please give staff a minimum of 3 weeks to write you a letter and provide a resume, cover letter and supporting documents.  

To be nominated for the U of T National Book Award and scholarship, please submit a cover letter and resume by Mon. Oct. 23 3:00 under my door. No e-mails. Thank you,    Ms. Kartsonas (18)​

October 16
Student Bulletin for October 17, 20177

Student Bulletin

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

 

DAY 1 

1.    PHOTO RE-TAKES OCT. 17 - All students that want to retake their photo must bring their ID card to the camera. (Translink only allows 1 active card) If you are returning your photo package, please give it to the photographer. And of course, new students or students that missed original photo day are welcome for a photo on retake day.

Here is the schedule:

12:30 – 12:45 grade 8

12:45 – 1:00 grade 9

1:00 – 1:15 grade 10

1:15 – 1:30 grade 11

1:30 – 1:45 grade 12

1:50 – 2:05 last call 
D. Bach (17)

 

2.    YEARBOOK PURCHASE – If you did not purchase a yearbook in September, you may still do so, up until October 31.  Bring $35 to the office, cash or cheque (payable to Eric Hamber Secondary). M. Poon (19) 

3.    SHAD INFO SESSION: SHAD is a STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, math) entrepreneurship program that runs every July at 13 university campuses across Canada. The month-long program is open to students in grades 10, 11, and 12. There will be an info session on Tuesday, October 17th at lunch in the guidance room held by SHAD Fellows Andrew Huang and Mia Shi who will talk about the application process and the benefits of completing the program, which includes scholarships and internships. 
N. Kartsonas (17)

          GRAD NEWS

 

If you would like to be nominated for the Queens chancellor scholarship please provide a resume a cover statement to me under my door (no emails) by Fri. Oct. 27 by 3:00. 

TD Canada Trust award deadline is Nov. 17.  Please apply online.  If you need letters from the school, please give staff a minimum of three weeks to write you a letter.  Please provide them with a resume, cover letter and supporting documents. 

To be nominated for the University of Toronto National Book Award and scholarship, please submit a cover letter and resume by Mon. Oct. 23 3:00 under my door.  No e-mails. 

As much advance notice as possible would be requested as there are many competing deadlines, university information sessions and class presentations at this time.  Thank you,    
Ms. Kartsonas (18)

October 13
Student Bulletin - Monday Oct 16, 2017

Student Bulletin

Monday, October 16, 2017 - DAY 2

1.    GRADE 8 CAMP ASSEMBLY - There will be a brief assembly for all Grade 8 students about Grade 8 Camp on Monday, October 16th at 9:30 a.m. in the auditorium (Block 2.1).  Please bring students to the auditorium for 9:30 a.m.                                                      K. Thomson (16)

 

2.    PHOTO RE-TAKES OCT. 17

All students that want to retake their photo must bring their ID card to the camera. (Translink only allows 1 active card) If you are returning your photo package, please give it to the photographer. And of course, new students or students that missed original photo day are welcome for a photo on retake day.

Here is the schedule:

12:30 – 12:45 grade 8

12:45 – 1:00 grade 9

1:00 – 1:15 grade 10

1:15 – 1:30 grade 11

1:30 – 1:45 grade 12

1:50 – 2:05 last call                                                                                                      D. Bach (17)

 

3.    SHAD INFO SESSION: SHAD is a STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, math) entrepreneurship program that runs every July at 13 university campuses across Canada. The month-long program is open to students in grades 10, 11, and 12. There will be an info session on Tuesday, October 17th at lunch in the guidance room held by SHAD Fellows Andrew Huang and Mia Shi who will talk about the application process and the benefits of completing the program, which includes scholarships and internships.                                   N. Kartsonas (17)

 

          GRAD NEWS

 

 

If you would like to be nominated for the Queens chancellor scholarship please provide a resume a cover statement to me under my door (no emails) by Fri. Oct. 27 by 3:00.

 

TD Canada Trust award deadline is Nov. 17.  Please apply online.  If you need letters from the school, please give staff a minimum of three weeks to write you a letter.  Please provide them with a resume, cover letter and supporting documents.

 

To be nominated for the University of Toronto National Book Award and scholarship, please submit a cover letter and resume by Mon. Oct. 23 3:00 under my door.  No e-mails.

 

As much advance notice as possible would be requested as there are many competing deadlines, university information sessions and class presentations at this time.  Thank you,    Ms.Kartsonas (18)​

October 12
Student Bulletin - Friday October 13, 2017 DAY 1

                      


Student Bulletin

Friday October 13, 2017 DAY 1

 

1.    GRADE 8 CAMP ASSEMBLY - There will be a brief assembly for all Grade 8 students about Grade 8 Camp on Monday, October 16th at 9:30 a.m. in the auditorium (Block 2.1).  Please bring students to the auditorium for 9:30 a.m.                                                   K. Thomson (16)

 

2.    YEARBOOK POLLS – Yearbook Polls are new out!  Your English teachers will have them ready     for you.  If you’re not taking an English course this year please come to the office to pick one up and return it in the Yearbook mailbox.                                                                           M. Poon (16)

 

 

3.    GRADE 8 ALERT MEETING  - with Cathy Mcelhone and Joe Ritchie

When - October 12 and 13 at lunchtime (bring your lunch)

Where - Room 209 (Ms. Leechik's room)

Who - ALL GRADE 8 TEACHERS

The Grade 8 Alert meeting (supports and) provides teachers collateral information of Eric Hamber's more high profile grade 8 students.                                                  J.  Ritchie (13)

 

4.    GRADE 8 REPS - This is a message for all grade 8 students interested in being the grade 8 representative on student council. This is a great opportunity to get involved in student government. An information meeting will be held tomorrow at 11:50 in the Library Learning Commons. Be the change that you want to see!

Official Club Status - All Official Club status forms are due today in Mr Appel's mailbox. New Club and Club Renewal forms are on the counter in the office.                                    A. Appel (13)

 

5.    Attention Grade 11’s - If you have an empty block on your timetable, for whatever circumstance, or have previously requested a study block, there is an important assembly to explain procedures. The assembly is on October 13 during Silent Reading in the Auditorium.
                                                                                                                                   D. Bach (13)

          GRAD NEWS

 

GRAD PHOTOS – Book your personal Artona photos ASAP. Hamber dates are from October 28 to November 1. Your Artona photo is a requirement for a grad write up space in the Yearbook. No photo means no grad write up! If you do not plan to buy an Artona package, you can still take your photo at no charge. Just tell Artona it's your Yearbook photo.

https://artona.com/schools/HAMB/programs/graduation

M. Poon (12)

 

GRAD POLLS – Grad polls for Yearbook are up in the Grads of 2018 Facebook group. Please take a few minutes to fill it out before we close the poll on Tuesday October 31st. Remember to include first and last names of the people you nominate!  https://goo.gl/forms/HX4Rn9nl7N8W4eMn1

M. Poon (17)​


October 11
Student Bulletin - Thursday Oct 12, 2017

Student Bulletin

Thursday October 12, 2017 - DAY 2

1.    GRADE 8 CAMP ASSEMBLY - There will be a brief assembly for all Grade 8 students about Grade 8 Camp on Monday, October 16th at 9:30 a.m. in the auditorium (Block 2.1).  Please bring students to the auditorium for 9:30 a.m.                                                      K. Thomson (16)

 

2.    GRADE 8 ALERT MEETING  - with Cathy Mcelhone and Joe Ritchie

When - October 12 and 13 at lunchtime (bring your lunch)

Where - Room 209 (Ms. Leechik's room)

Who - ALL GRADE 8 TEACHERS

The Grade 8 Alert meeting (supports and) provides teachers collateral information of Eric Hamber's more high profile grade 8 students.                                                  J.  Ritchie (13)

 

3.    MATH CONTEST:  The COMC (Canadian Open Math Challenge) is a math contest run by Sun Life Financial for gr. 11 & 12 students.  Many universities look at the results of this contest to determine scholarship winners.  The contest will take place in the morning of Nov. 2.  If you are interested in writing this contest, please register with Ms. Chan in room 352 before Fri. Oct. 13.  The fee is $15.  Some of the money will be returned to you in June.
S. Chan (12) 

4.    SENIOR BOYS BASKETBALL TRYOUTS – Attention all Grade 11 & 12 Boys. There will be open tryouts for all senior boys interested in playing basketball for Eric Hamber on Oct. 10, 11, and 12 @ 7:30 pm in the Main Gym. Attendance is mandatory.
Sehmbi (12) 

5.    Attention Grade 11’s - If you have an empty block on your timetable, for whatever circumstance, or have previously requested a study block, there is an important assembly to explain procedures. The assembly is on October 13 during Silent Reading in the Auditorium.
Bach (13)

          GRAD NEWS

 

GRAD PHOTOS – Book your personal Artona photos ASAP. Hamber dates are from October 28 to November 1. Your Artona photo is a requirement for a grad write up space in the Yearbook. No photo means no grad write up! If you do not plan to buy an Artona package, you can still take your photo at no charge. Just tell Artona it's your Yearbook photo.

https://artona.com/schools/HAMB/programs/graduation

M. Poon (12)

 

GRAD POLLS – Grad polls for Yearbook are up in the Grads of 2018 Facebook group. Please take a few minutes to fill it out before we close the poll on Tuesday October 31st. Remember to include first and last names of the people you nominate! https://goo.gl/forms/HX4Rn9nl7N8W4eMn1

M. Poon (12)

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October 10
Student Bulletin - Tuesday October 11, 2017

Student Bulletin

Wednesday October 11, 2017  DAY 1

1.    MATH CONTEST:  The COMC (Canadian Open Math Challenge) is a math contest run by Sun Life Financial for gr. 11 & 12 students.  Many universities look at the results of this contest to determine scholarship winners.  The contest will take place in the morning of Nov. 2.  If you are interested in writing this contest, please register with Ms. Chan in room 352 before Fri. Oct. 13.  The fee is $15.  Some of the money will be returned to you in June.
S. Chan (12) 

2.    SENIOR BOYS BASKETBALL TRYOUTS – Attention all Grade 11 & 12 Boys. There will be open tryouts for all senior boys interested in playing basketball for Eric Hamber on Oct. 10, 11, and 12 @ 7:30 pm in the Main Gym. Attendance is mandatory.
Sehmbi (12) 

3.    Official Club Status - Club application and club renewal forms are in the office, at the end of the counter. Please have club sponsors fill one of these out if your club is still running or if it is new. Official club status allows you to apply for funding from student council and also gets your club in the Annual. Forms are due by October 13th
Appel (11)

4.    Attention Grade 11’s - If you have an empty block on your timetable, for whatever circumstance, or have previously requested a study block, there is an important assembly to explain procedures. The assembly is on October 13 during Silent Reading in the Auditorium.
Bach (13)

          GRAD NEWS

 

GRAD PHOTOS – Book your personal Artona photos ASAP. Hamber dates are from October 28 to November 1. Your Artona photo is a requirement for a grad write up space in the Yearbook. No photo means no grad write up! If you do not plan to buy an Artona package, you can still take your photo at no charge. Just tell Artona it's your Yearbook photo.

https://artona.com/schools/HAMB/programs/graduation

M. Poon (12)

 

GRAD POLLS – Grad polls for Yearbook are up in the Grads of 2018 Facebook group. Please take a few minutes to fill it out before we close the poll on Tuesday October 31st. Remember to include first and last names of the people you nominate! https://goo.gl/forms/HX4Rn9nl7N8W4eMn1

M. Poon (12)​

October 06
Student Bulletin for October 10, 2017

Student Bulletin

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

 

DAY 2 

1.    MATH CONTEST:  The COMC (Canadian Open Math Challenge) is a math contest run by Sun Life Financial for gr. 11 & 12 students.  Many universities look at the results of this contest to determine scholarship winners.  The contest will take place in the morning of Nov. 2.  If you are interested in writing this contest, please register with Ms. Chan in room 352 before Fri. Oct. 13.  The fee is $15.  Some of the money will be returned to you in June.
S. Chan (12) 

2.    SENIOR BOYS BASKETBALL TRYOUTS – Attention all Grade 11 & 12 Boys. There will be open tryouts for all senior boys interested in playing basketball for Eric Hamber on Oct. 10, 11, and 12 @ 7:30 pm in the Main Gym. Attendance is mandatory.
Sehmbi (12)  

3.    Official Club Status - Club application and club renewal forms are in the office, at the end of the counter. Please have club sponsors fill one of these out if your club is still running or if it is new. Official club status allows you to apply for funding from student council and also gets your club in the Annual. Forms are due by October 13th
Appel (11)

4.    Attention Grade 11’s - If you have an empty block on your timetable, for whatever circumstance, or have previously requested a study block, there is an important assembly to explain procedures. The assembly is on October 13 during Silent Reading in the Auditorium.
Bach (13)

          GRAD NEWS

 

GRAD PHOTOS – Book your personal Artona photos ASAP. Hamber dates are from October 28 to November 1. Your Artona photo is a requirement for a grad write up space in the Yearbook. No photo means no grad write up! If you do not plan to buy an Artona package, you can still take your photo at no charge. Just tell Artona it's your Yearbook photo. https://artona.com/schools/HAMB/programs/graduation M. Poon (12) 

GRAD POLLS – Grad polls for Yearbook are up in the Grads of 2018 Facebook group. Please take a few minutes to fill it out before we close the poll on Tuesday October 31st. Remember to include first and last names of the people you nominate! https://goo.gl/forms/HX4Rn9nl7N8W4eMn1 M. Poon (12)

Langara College visit Mon. Oct. 16 11:45 auditorium.  N. Kartsonas (10)​

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