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Tuesday Post

June 20, 2023 ~ last full day of classes

Bus Registration for the 2023/24 school year is now open! Registrations are only accepted online. Here is the registration link.  Student ID number is required.

*** Calling grade 11 parents…  we are in need of 4-6 grade 11 parents to help out June 28 11:00-12:30 at Beacon Park in Sidney to collect grad change of clothes backpacks and transport to Mary Winspear. Please contact if you can help out.

Grade 11s and 12s are invited to read frequently updated scholarship information posted on the Scholarship Google classroom.

Youth Health Clinic is every Thursday night 5:30-7:30 @ Shoreline Medical Clinic.

Order Parkland spirit wear Forms at front office - email your order to and pay online - pick up at end of the day, at the front office.

Studio 63 Hair Salon is now open for haircuts and styling. Call for an appointment or just walk in.

Just a reminder that student drop off and pick-up is in the parking lot by the tennis courts.

*** IN THE CAFETERIA TODAY : limited menu items today.

*** Pizza will be on sale at lunch in the foyer today. $2.50 a slice


Volleyball practice Monday’s after school until 5:30. Everyone is welcome!

Victoria Spartans Football - registration now.

*** There is a meeting in the gym after school today for any girls wanting to play basketball next year.


Career or Educational Information:

Early Learning and Care and Indigenous Peoples Health Course.  If you are in Grade 11 and interested in a Dual Credit course next year on Friday afternoons and Online starting in February, see Ms. McNamee ASAP!  These two courses are being offered to students interested in the following programs of study!  Mental Health & Addictions Certificate Program Community, Family & Child Studies Diploma Program Early Learning & Care Diploma Program Educational Asst. & Community Support Cert. Early Learning & Care Diploma Program. Get a Jump start on your career while still in school!

Camosun College is offering an Indigenous Trades in Training sampler program for Indigenous students, 12 weeks, starting in July. The program is fully funded, and students will have the opportunity to try several different trades! 

Job Postings & Volunteer Opportunities: Check out the Job Board

The Sidney Thursday Night Market is looking for volunteers! Have fun and be a part of the community! Many roles available including street ambassadors and vendor support. For more info and to sign up, visit. 

A local senior is  looking for a student to help cut the grass with an electric lawn mower and occasionally help in the garden over the summer. Please see Ms. McNamee if you are interested.

Step Up Youth was here and shared some awesome information on how you can be part of a fabulous Youth Volunteer Program. Volunteer once a week for the school year at a local hospital and give back to your community! See Ms. Mac if interested.

Have you heard about Beacon Community Services Youth Engagement Program? Do you want to get involved, learn some news skills and find employment, while meeting new friends and having fun? Join them July 4 at 11:30 for a YEP BBQ to learn more.

Work BC Youth Job Blast (jobs and workshops) May issue.

SD63 Career's Newsletter.


Grad lanyards are in, pick up at the office. We did order a few extra $8 each or 2 for $15.

*** The next Grad parent meeting is Wednesday, June 21st at 7PM in the Learning Commons. 

*** Big day sign up for Grad parents to help out on Grad Night.

Check the Grad Google Classroom for the latest grad activities.

Grade 12s are invited to read frequently updated information posted on the Admissions Google classroom.

Exciting continuous Grad Fundraiser with LEVEL GROUND!  If you drink coffee, tea or enjoy dried fruit and snacks, we encourage you to check out this LEVEL GROUND fundraiser & support our Grad Parent fundraising. It's super simple:
- do your shopping
- then at the check-out, enter PSSGRAD as the Discount Code
- all orders over $40 will receive free shipping
- for all orders over $40, our Grad Parent Fundraising will receive 20% of the total order
- wait for your order and then enjoy your coffee, tea, etc
Again, PSSGRAD as the "Discount Code".  Thank you Parkland Community.


Wednesday and Friday after school in Room 204.

Math & Science Help Centre Wednesdays after school in Room 201.


Special interest clubs are held at lunchtime or after school through the school year. A great opportunity to make new friends, try a new skill, play, learn and have some fun.

Monday - BIPOC Club @ lunch in Rm 105

Tuesday - Games Club @ lunch Rm 112  // Girls’ Chess & Pingpong @ lunch Rm 106  // 
                Gardening Club @ lunch outside the library

Wednesday - Knitting Club @ lunch in Rm 211 //  Electronics Club Rm in 106 after school
Thursday - Tech Club @ lunch in the Learning Commons  //  D & D @ lunch in Rm 208 // 
                    Chess & Pingpong @ lunch Rm 106

Friday - GSA @ lunch Rm 212


Upcoming Days of Note

June 21 - Block 1 all morning with course completion in the pm

June 22 - Block 2 all morning with course completion in the pm

June 23 - Block 3 all morning with course completion in the pm

June 26 - Block 4 all morning with course completion in the pm

June 27 - Course completion day

June 28 - Graduation day 2023 !!!

July 4 - Report Cards emailed to students

That's all for today Parkland ~ Stay Paw-sitive!