Heads Up

Welcome to Heads Up, your one-stop source for news about your son’s upcoming activities and events.

What’s Inside: October 24, 2019

Whole School: 2020-2021 Financial assistance application deadline is Nov. 17; PO Speaker Series – Uncovering Skills for Stress Resilience; Silent auction donations needed for Festive Marketplace; Uniform fittings on campus; Independent online survey on school choice dart

Prep: Message from Tanya Sweeney, Head, Preparatory School; Message from Year 3; Message from Year 4; Message from Year 5; Three-Way Conferences conferences for all Year 6 and Year 7 families; Cold and flu season is starting; Power snack day on Nov. 5; Communication with Prep reception; Support sustainability: support the used uniform sale Nov. 5-6; Volunteers needed for Festive Marketplace decor committee

Upper: Weekly schedule for Oct. 28-Nov. 1; Assessment calendars for Year 8, Year 9 and Year 10; Assessment calendars for Year 11 and Year 12; Three-Way conferences; Year 10 Career Morning on Nov. 13; Year 9 – National Take Our Kids to Work Day on Nov. 6; Year 8 parent coffee social; Year 10 safeTALK workshop; Grade frames order deadline is Nov. 13; Year 11 parent coffee morning; Year 11 parent cocktail night; Walk to School Day is Oct. 30; Year 12 exam information for Dec. 2019

Future Ties: Globe and Mail‘s Canadian University Report; The importance of research; Looking for a flagship arts and humanities program in Canada?; Integrated Business and Humanities program at McMaster; Admission requirements at McMaster University; University application timeline: Ontario universities; University application timeline: out-of-province universities; University application timeline: US universities; University application timeline: UK universities and Trinity College, Dublin; Funding opportunities for IB students; Upcoming university visits to UCC