FW Johnson Student Announcements

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

From the VP’s Desk

REGISTRATION FORMS: registration forms must be completed by April 1.  Please hand them into your JAG teacher.  Students registering for CRP - your forms must also be handed in with your registration forms

 

If you are staying after school to wait for a ride, or waiting for team practice,  you must wait in the homework room (218) only. If you choose not to be in the homework room, you will then need to leave/go home right after school.  Question or concerns - please speak with Mr. Antonini

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Wake-A-Thon

The Wake-A-Thon is coming -  Friday May 5, 2017!!

-Minimum $50 raised to participate, but the more you raise the better!

-If you raise $85 you get a Wake-A-Thon Survivor T-shirt

-For every $10 you raise above $50, your name gets entered into the grand prize draw.

-Forms & Money due to Ms. Rosenkranz by Thursday May 4, 2017.

Let’s beat last year’s amount of $7500!

-Raise $10,000 and you can pie Mr. Leier & Ms. Rosenkranz

-Raise $12,000 and Mr. Leier will shave his head (Be some of the top fundraisers, and you can be the ones to do it!)

-Raise $15,000 and Ms. Rosenkranz will get a Johnson tattoo of some sort! In front of the whole school even maybe?!

Expires: May 5

Next Year’s Outdoor School Leaders

Application Forms are due back to Ms. Rosenkranz as soon as you can! The absolute latest date to hand them in are Tuesday April 25th (after the break). Remember to attach your resume!!!

Expires: April 25

JAVA JAMS- Variety Show

Got a talent you want to showcase? Java Jams is the place!  We are looking for singer, dancers, rappers, magicians, artists, poets, you name it.  Auditions will be Monday April 24th and Tuesday April 25th in the auditorium.  So get your act ready!  

Expires: April 21

Noon hour gym schedule

Monday - Basketball & open gym

Tuesday - Badminton-Everyone welcome

Wednesday - Basketball & open gym

Thursday - Badminton- Everyone welcome

Friday - Basketball & open gym

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GROUPS and CLUBS:

YEARBOOK CLUB

We will be having weekly meetings until the end of the year to complete our Yearbook pages! If you need assistance or a place to work on the yearbook, please come to computer lab 211 on Tuesdays after school. We will be starting March 21st.

Expires: March 30

UNIFIED BASKETBALL            

Practice on Tuesday, April 25th 12:20-1:00  Our last “league” game will be on Wednesday April 26th vs Riffel here at FWJ.  Please be changed out and ready to play by 12:10.    Unified Basketball Provincial Championship Tournament May 6th at Riffell High School 9:00 am - 3:30 pm.  Lunch will be provided for all players!! Tell your parents, friends, teachers, neighbours to come out and cheer.  The more support the merrier!!  

Special Olympics are looking for volunteers (parents/students/teachers/administration etc) for this tournament.  They need:

1. Volunteers to run the score keeping tables

 

2. Volunteers to update the brackets (Competitive and Non-Competitive)

 

3. Volunteers to hand out lunch to teams

 

4. Volunteers to sit at the merchandise table (we will be accepting donations only for merchandise - all donations go directly back into the Unified Program to help pay for jerseys, t-shirts, etc.)                                              

 Please let Mrs Turnbull (Room 101) or Ms. Wharran (Room 112) know as soon as possible if/where you are able to help out.

Expires: April 20

FW Johnson GSA

No school Friday, have a great break!

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Tabletop Games Club

No school Friday, have a great break!

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D4                  

The last D4 for this year is April 28th.

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FIT to QUIT

The weather is nice, your spring has begun, perhaps you could practice with us, to begin to run.

It's time for fun, it's time for friends, it's time to be fit, and take a step towards addiction ends.

Research supports the need for activity, to replace what could be termed “too much levity”,

so come along, and try it out, your skills will grow, as you run about.

Wednesdays, as soon as possible, by staff room doors, 12:15ish. Walk towards running with us.

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Track & Field

Practice begins after school Monday April 24th!  

Expires:  May 1

Jr & Sr Girls Basketball

PLEASE RETURN YOUR JERSEYS TO MS. ROSENKRANZ ASAP!!

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Badminton

Practice Reminder:   You NEED to have your own goggles, reminder you can purchase them from the office for $5.00!!  If you do not have eye wear you will NOT be able to practice.

 

In general the season will have:

Practices on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30- 5 pm

Games will be the following Wednesdays:  

April 5 @ Miller

April 12 @ Harvest City

April 26 @ FWJ

City Finals will be on Saturday April 29th  @ WKC / Riffel

Expires: April 29

BASKETBALL - ALL TEAMS                    

Learn about upcoming basketball opportunities by following BSI on Twitter at @basketballsask or go to the BSI website at https://www.basketballsask.com/ 

Provincial Teams - click on the link to find out how to register for tryouts https://www.basketballsask.com/?page_id=2392 

Clinics:

Camps:

Hoop Life Spring Academy March 25 - May 20 - see realhooplife.com for details

Dogpound Easter Camp - cost $160

2017 Adidas Regina Top 40 Camp - April 28 - 30 cost $295.00

Hoop Life Summer Academy - Various sessions July 10 - August 4 = see realhooplife.com for details

Expires: June 30

BOYS VOLLEYBALL

Would all boys who played on the volleyball team this year please meet in Mr. McKillop’s room (217) for a BRIEF but VITAL meeting at 12:05 on Tuesday April 4.

Expires: April 7

MUSIC:

WEEKLY REHEARSAL SCHEDULE

Monday-12:20: Concert Choir, 3:30 - Private Instruction (Times TBD)

Tuesday-12:20: Concert Band, 3:30 - Chamber Choir

Wednesday-12:00: Concert Choir, 3:30 - Jazz Band

Thursday - 12:00: Concert Band, 3:30 - Chamber Choir

PLEASE READ IN JAG: Any band and choir students who have not yet picked up their forms and deposits from the cancelled tour, please come and see Neufeld at some point today. The following students have not yet come to see me:

Colin Talbot          Adrianna Bagwell       Quinn Maloney       Emma Stettner       Shelby Schwindt

Jessica Alexson   Marcus Watson           Sawvonah Maxie    Nate Tymchak         Brianna Z.W.

Chloe Hamilton    Taylor Dzikowski        

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GRADE SPECIFIC:

GRADE 12:

 Senior Prom-May 25-”A Night in Paris”                

Prom is on! Thank you to everyone who has brought ticket so far! If you have bought a ticket, please check your school email for a survey regarding the speeches and prom song. You are asked to nominate students, teachers, and parents who will give speeches.  

On April 11 & 13, extra program tickets will be sold. These tickets are for family and friends to attend the program portion of the evening (speeches, slide show, and grand march).  At this time, a maximum of 8 additional tickets will be sold per senior (in addition to the 2 complimentary tickets for a total of 10). Prom tickets will still be available.  

IMPORTANT: STUDENT FEES MUST BE PAID BEFORE YOU PURCHASE PROM TICKETS.  Tickets will not be sold to students with outstanding fees.

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Grad Parents

For information about the Grad Cap and Gown Ceremony and Walk and the prom, please click below.

http://fwjohnsoncollegiate.rbe.sk.ca/node/1673

http://fwjohnsoncollegiate.rbe.sk.ca/sites/johnson/files/2017%20GRADUATION%20CEREMONY%20INFORMATION.pdf

http://fwjohnsoncollegiate.rbe.sk.ca/sites/johnson/files/2017%20PROM%20INFORMATION.pdf

Expires: June 29

Guidance Events

ATTENTION GRADE 12’s interested in entering the TRADES (Apr. 12th SYA DAY)

If you are in Gr. 12 and need to complete your Saskatchewan Youth Apprenticeship or have no idea what that is and are considering the Trades please come see Mr. Leier or Ms. Randall in Guidance for a SYA contract and to register with us for our Trade day(APR 12th) that will give you up to 300 hrs of apprenticeship hours and wave your indenture fee. We will have two Journey Person’s here to discuss the trades and routes to entering, as well complete passport activities.

Passport

Contract

Expires:April 12th

GR.11’s & 12’s Interested in or attending Sask Polytechnic ****READ****

INsight Event- Shadow a current student for the day and get tons of great information about a program that you are interested in attending

It's an ideal way to get an in-depth look at a specific program and become familiar with the student life, campus atmosphere, financial aid, admission requirements and the application process.

INSIGHT is available to students in grades 11 and 12 as well as high school graduates.

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

4500 Wascana Pky., Regina

Level 3 - room 336, auditorium

Register and get more info from the link below

http://saskpolytech.ca/programs-and-courses/resources/INSIGHT-Regina.aspx

Expires:  April 11th, 2017

The TESL Saskatchewan Student Bursary

TESL Sask is pleased to announce an annual bursary to one person for the purpose of further education and training.  Application deadline is March 31st.  Recipient will be announced in April.  For more information and for the application form, please follow the link below.

TESL Sask Student Bursary Form

Ask Ms. Baumgartner if you have more questions

Expires:March 31st, 2017

The iQmetrix Females in Technology 2017 Scholarship (Saskatchewan)

One post-secondary student residing in Saskatchewan will receive a $1000 scholarship to support a tech-oriented education.

Requirements:
- Residence in Saskatchewan
- Attending a postsecondary institution in Saskatchewan
- Answer three short (300 character) questions
- Latest transcript from your institution

Deadline to apply is May 1st, 2017 with the winner being announced by email on May 30th, 2017.

Apply here: http://developers.iqmetrix.com/scholarships/

Expires:May 1st

East Zone Scholarships for Grade 12’s                

Students who reside in Boothill, Arcola East or Dewdney East Communities are eligible for 2x $1000 bursaries. The selection criteria are based on community participation, including extra curricular school activities, church activities and other volunteerism. Applications are below and due April 15th, 2017.

Bursary Info

Online Application Package

Expires:April 15th

RESUME AND COVER LETTER HELP

Many grade 12 students have asked for help with a resume and or cover letter. Some grade 12’s are still unsure about what type of future plans they wish to embark upon. Please try https://www.myblueprint.ca/rbe

And it will help you with career/personality testing, creating a portfolio, what classes you might need and where to get the skills you need for the future you would like. P.S. it works equally well for grades 9-11 also.

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LOST and not found      

There is a fair amount of lost items in the office that can be found under the counter

UPDATE:  make sure you come and check for any lost items on the table outside the office - later Wednesday.  Unclaimed items will be packed up on Friday and donated.

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