Did you know that there are amazing funding opportunities for Metis students?
Erinn Willoughby from the ASETS Employment and Training program will be at SHSS on May 29th at 11:00am to talk about helping you to fund certificate, diploma or degree programs. No status card is required to apply for this support.
Come meet Erinn to find out more. Talk to Michele or Lesley in Indigenous Support Services who can give you the details!
Myles Peterson earns 2nd place honours in the 2018 Junior Dragon’s Den Finals.
Last Saturday night, in front of several hundred business enthusiasts, Myles Peterson again wowed the dragons, this time earning 2nd place in the finals of the Junior Division. Myles took home $1500 throughout the competition. Excellent work, Myles!!
Have a look at all that’s going on at SHSS this spring!
The Summit is fast approaching!
Yes2Know is a youth conference organized in conjunction with the RCMP to give Kootenay students an opportunity to learn more about adolescent issues. The Summit runs May 1 for the grade 8’s and May 2nd for the grade 10’s and is hosted by Selkirk College in Castlegar. The theme this year is “Whatever You Are, Be a Good One”
There is a wonderful list of speakers this year and our keynote speakers Ryan and Kevin from the Amazing Race Canada will be very inspirational.
Transportation will be provided and all grade 8 and 10 students are expected to attend.
Students will have the chance to register in classes this week by going to the forms linked below:
Here’s a look at the what the day holds:
9:30 – 10:00 Welcome – Gymnasium Selkirk College (Grade 10 – Thea Culley KidSport and National Field Hockey)
10:00-10:35 Session #1
10:40-11:15 Session #2
11:20-12:00 Session #3
12:00-1:00 Lunch – Bring your lunch or buy at Selkirk Cafeteria
Spark Area – Fun and Games, Sponsors, Visit booths to win Cool Prizes
1:00-2:00 Keynote Speakers – Ryan Lachapelle and Kenneth McAlpine – Team Give’r Amazing Race Canada – Gymnasium