AVON VIEW HIGH SCHOOL
May 27, 2016
A reminder to grade 12 students that the $60 graduation fee is due at the main office by Friday, June 3rd. Tickets will be issued at this time and we will also take requests for additional tickets.
There are still spaces available on the Holocaust in Europe trip for March Break 2017. If you are interested in learning more about the trip, stop by Ms. Campbell's room, 208, on your free time, to learn more.
Students participating in the WWI Symposium on June 10 are asked to meet in Ms, Campbell's room today, at the beginning of lunch, for a brief but important meeting. See Ms. Campbell if you cannot attend.
WWI history buffs are encouraged to attend a WWI public history and archaeology symposium being held here in Windsor, from June 10-11. Speakers from all over the country will be attending this two-day event, and members of the public are welcome to attend. If you would like more information about what the symposium has to offer, see Ms. Campbell, in room 208, for more details.
Summer employment opportunities are available with the Rotary Club of Windsor at Camp Mockingee in Upper Vaughans for two full time students who intend to return to school or other educational facility on a full time basis in the next academic year. Further details are at Student Services and on the Student Services website under Student Opportunities. Application deadline is June 5.
Adrian Campbell Scholarship
Application to the Adrian Campbell Scholarship Fund Association is open to any Nova Scotian student completing grade 12 and entering a post-secondary educational program. Preference will be given to a student from Hants or Kings County. The amount of the scholarship is $1500.00 and the applications should be received on or before May 30. Further details and scholarship applications can be found by visiting the Student Services website and clicking on Money Matters.
Hantsport and District Lions Club Bursary
Hantsport and District Lions Club will award a bursary of $200.00 to a student entering post secondary studies in the Fall. Preference will be given to applicants with some community volunteer service. Applications may be picked up at Student Services and the deadline is June 3, 2016.
Brooklyn Fire Department Bursary
Applications for the Brooklyn Fire Department Bursary are at Student Services. This $500 bursary will be awarded to support a student in his/her post-secondary studies. In order to be considered for this award, you must be a member of the Brooklyn Fire Department or a Junior Fire Department Member or a child or grandchild of an existing member, veteran or auxiliary member. You must also be in financial need. Applications need to be passed in to Student Services no later than June 3 at 3:30.
Johnson Inc. is proud to offer 50 scholarships, valued at $1000 each to students completing high school in 2016 and starting post-secondary education in the fall. Application deadline: August 31, 2016. For eligibility citeria visit http://www.johnson.ca/scholarship.
Indspire - Post Secondary Scholarship Opportunities for Indigenous High School Students
Scholarship applications and further details are available at Student Services or by visiting //indspire.ca/for-students/bursaries-scholarships/ . Application due date is June 1.
We Act is also selling picture CDs of Avon View's presentation of Footloose. Picture CD's (of more than 400 pictures) are available for $5. These can be purchased in room 102, from Mme Connors. All proceeds from disc sales will be donated to the Me to We Clean Water Initiative in Nicaragua.
A note for Footloose cast, crew, and band members -- today is the final day to express your interest in purchasing a sweatshirt. Please fill in the Google Form posted in the Classroom or see Mrs. MacMillan today.