We have been advised, by Public Health, that there are two new cases of Whooping Cough among our students. Every student was given an information bulletin today and I encourage parents to go over the material with their child (children) this evening.
On Tuesday, parents of students in the Grad Class of 2011 gathered to discuss issues related to Prom/Grad 2011. Among items agreed upon was the Grad Class Fee - set at $100 and payable by Feb 28, 2011. Other relevant information will be circulated by the Grad Newsletter which will be available in early December.
Thank you to all the amazing students who were involved in the making of the Rememberance Day video and ceremony today. It was veay powerful. For those who missed it or want to see it again the "We Remember" video, video of the ceremony and pictures of the ceremony are on the Bengals' Roar page. http://bonarlaw.nbed.nb.ca/paper/front-page Of course, there will be no classes on November 11th.
Are you interested in politics? Do you like to be a leader? Are you between the ages of 15 and 18 years old and would like to spend an exciting week in Ottawa? Here is your chance to meet Members of Parliament, Senators, media and business leaders! There is also a separate conference for Teachers. Check it out at www.forum.ca Some additional information is also available in the Guidance office. Drop by anytime!
If you are interested in attending a university and continuing your studies in French there is an interactive cross-Canada map that will show you which universities offer which courses and also the kind of support they offer for second language learners: http://www.ocol-clo.gc.ca/twolanguages_deuxlangues/index.html?L=E
There is also $200, 000 in bursaries to be won AND an opportunity to travel as a bilingualism ambassador at www.francais-avenir.org
You will get a glimpse of student life and chat with many Mount students who are eager to answer your questions and show you around. You will also have fun!! Open Campus Day: friday, November 5, 2010. Register at nsvu.ca/opencampusday