Heads Up

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What’s Inside: September 5, 2019

Whole School: Association Day 2019: Save the Date; Norval New Families Open House; UCC Fall hockey skills camp; Looking for an exciting volunteer opportunity?; Wednesday Night Hoops; Sunday Family Skating

Prep: Message from Tanya Sweeney, Head, Preparatory School; Year 6 and 7 Parent Information Evening: September 12; Student and Class Photo Day: September 12; Laptop use in Years 6 and 7: A laptop is a tool – not a toy; Fall Athletic Team Sign-up; Fall Arts Co-curricular Opportunities and Commitment Letters; Fall Garden Clubs: Sprouts and Green Team; ‘Settling In’ Interviews for all Families SK-Y7;  First Used Uniform Sale September 9 and 10; Mabel’s Labels; Important PPO Communications Information; Custom UCC Belts now on sale through the UCC Blues Shop; Optional Technology Information Sessions for Parents

Upper: Year 8 Advising Experience; Course Change Request Process; School Attendance Policy Clarification; Y 10-12 parents: University information sessions; Upper School Curriculum Night on September 10; URGENT – Year 9 Amazing Race (Sept. 10) – Permission Form Required; Important: Cell Phone Policy

Boarding Life: Sharks After Dark; New2Blue Orientation

Future Ties: Ontario Universities Fair; Update on Ivy League university information session; Considering UK universities?; Interested in studying, working, or volunteering abroad?; Crucial information for all students requesting letters of reference; Applying to Canadian university programs? Need a referee or contact person on your application?; Deadlines for students applying to US colleges; Applying early to UK universities; Vital instructions for Cambridge applicants; Is English your second language?; Upcoming university visits to UCC