Grad Photos: BOOK YOUR GRAD PHOTO SESSION NOW! Appointments now being scheduled for November 4 & 5. Photographers will be at GSS. $20 sitting fee gives you a full session with a variety of backgrounds. Please go to http://www.mountainwest.ca to book your personal session.
PSI (Post Secondary Night). Universities and Colleges throughout BC visit GSS. The date is October 29th at 6:30 p.m. Parents are welcome too!
UBC Information Session at GSS: The date is Tuesday, November 5, 2019 from 6:45 to 7:45 p.m in the library.
Parents as Education and Career Coaches: Are you the parent of a high school student? Would you like to help them with their post-secondary choices? This is an interactive workshop designed to give you the skills and confidence you need. The date is: Tuesday, November 12th from 6:30 to :30 p.m. at Riverside Centre, 20575 Thorne Avenue. Registration closes November 8th. To register, please visit: https//sd42pracctickets.eventbrite.ca.
Post Secondary Information for Parents: Today the post-secondary education experience is about offering students maximum choices so they can open up as many doors in their future as possible. Your children need your help to navigate these choices in order to find the right fit for their skill sets, interests, finances and personal styles. For information, please visit: https://www.postsecondarybc.ca/for-parents
Parent Slideshow to Post-Secondary: Parents-Guide-to-Post-Secondary-UPDATED-Feb2019
Grad Flex Meetings:
If you missed the latest grad flex meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 9th in the Theatre please see Ms. Lemieux ASAP. In this meeting students received a copy of their DVR (transcript) to make sure that they have all the courses they need to graduate and check to see if all courses taken are on it. Look through the following PowerPoint presentation to make sure you are not going to miss anything in October as there are several deadlines that need to be followed:
Grade 12’s: If you missed the first grad meeting at flex on Monday, Sept. 16th please look through the following PowerPoint and if you have any questions see Ms. Lemieux in counselling.
Parents interested in helping with Dry Grad:
Are interested in helping with dry grad? The next meeting is on Tuesday, October 8th at 7 pm in the cafeteria. All interested parents please attend this important meeting as it will provide a framework for the rest of the year.
Grad Parent Meeting:
September 24th, a meeting was held for all grade 12 parents discussing grade 12 and beyond. The following is the power point that Ms. Lemieux discussed:
CLC (Career Life Connections)
formally known as Grad Trans – look at the following for sign in instructions for My Blueprint: