Heads Up

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What’s Inside: October 31, 2019

Whole School: Important message from the Academic Dean: timetable review project; Festive Marketplace is coming up!; Call for nominations – the John D. Stevenson Award; Deadline extended: Bursaries available for Peru international trip in March 2020; 2020-2021 Financial assistance application deadline is Nov. 17; PO Speaker Series – Uncovering Skills for Stress Resilience; Uniform fittings on campusdart

Prep: Message from Tanya Sweeney, Head, Preparatory School; Year 5, 6 and 7 “Concours d’art oratoire” club; Upcoming long weekend and change to regular winter dress; Winter term athletic team sign-up and tryouts; Year 6 and Year 7 three way conference dates; Optional MYP parent information session; Support services at the Prep; Used uniform sale Nov. 5-6; Volunteers needed for Festive Marketplace décor committee; Primary assembly video for Oct. 31, 2019

Upper: Weekly schedule for Nov. 4 – Nov. 8; In assembly this week…; Assessment calendars for Year 8, Year 9 and Year 10; Unsanctioned park party on Nov. 2; Year 9 – National Take Our Kids to Work Day on Nov. 6; Grad frames order deadline is Nov. 13; Year 8 parent coffee social

Future Ties: Reminder about the next Career Studies assignment; Applying to the University of British Columbia? Find out more!; Discover UNB Event: Admission on the spot!; Considering University of King’s College in Halifax? Apply for free admission!; Early consideration deadlines for University of Toronto engineering or commerce; Scholar’s Electives Program at Western University; Support for students with disabilities; Environmental entrepreneurs take note!; Interesting program options at York University; The University of Rochester loves the IB!; Scholarships at the University of Ottawa; Upcoming university visits to UCC