by Alexis Henderson
Minister of Communications
Intermediate students can purchase Winter Formal Dance tickets starting on Monday, Feb. 13 until Friday, Feb. 17 for $5. The dance will take place on Friday, Feb. 24 from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. There will be a canteen for students to purchase snacks and drinks at, and we will also be crowning a king and queen.
Students and staff will their school spirit today, Valentine’s Day, by wearing pink and red to earn grade points. Valentine O’Grams are also being distributed today for students who purchased O’Grams last week.
Wednesday’s spirit day is PJ Day. Students and staff will participate by wearing their PJ’s to school for the day.
Students who missed getting their photos taken during second semester or who signed up for retakes will get their pictures taken Thursday (Feb. 16).
Friday, Feb. 17 is jersey spirit day. Wear your favourite jersey for the day to earn grade points. The Intermediate Winter Carnival is also taking place on Friday. Intermediate students can enjoy some fun activities outside for the beginning of the day.
The Denim and Diamonds Dance is set for Thursday, March 2, for secondary students from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Tickets will be sold from Monday, Feb. 20 until Tuesday, Feb. 28 for $10. Students can choose to either come dressed up in their casual clothes (like denim jeans) or dressed up in formal attire (diamonds).
Another Prom Fundraiser is on the way. On Friday, Feb. 24, students can enjoy a cake sale at lunch. This sale will be in the form of an auction where Grade 12 students can auction off the cakes they have made to help lower the cost of their own Prom ticket.