FW Johnson Student Announcements
From the VP’s Desk
Note to Parents and Students: While there are no regular classes on Thursday, March 23rd, students who currently not passing a course or are missing assignments are expected to attend Home Work Blitz in the library (regular school hours). The library will be staffed with a number of teachers willing to provide one-on-one help with assignments and projects.
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
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.
Volunteer Opportunity - VAP Kickball
Are you looking for volunteer work to add to your resume? Do you love having fun and making new friends. If so, the VAP kickball team is place for you! We are currently looking for coaches for our team. We play a three week season at the end of March/start of April. We will play 6-7 games this year against Martin and Thom. Please see Ms. Williams, Ms. Turnbull or Ms. Hodsman you are interested!
Expires: April 21
Noon hour gym schedule
Monday - Basketball & open gym
Tuesday - Badminton
Wednesday - Basketball & open gym
Thursday - Badminton
Friday - Basketball & open gym
GROUPS and CLUBS:
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
No Practice on Tuesday this week. Diversity Day is on Tuesday so go and enjoy.
Practices on Wednesday this week from 12:20 to 12:50 in the gym. See you there!
Expires: March 30
Team Windup Friday March 24th - Pizza Lunch - see Mr. Fehr if you cannot make it!
FW Johnson GSA
Meeting in room 129 this week. We have the responses from the Fyrefly presentation, and it would be good to hear some of the responses. See you all there!
Tabletop Games Club
Games on this week!
D4 is an interfaith club that meets at lunch in Ms. Danyluk’s room. Everyone welcome. Lunch is provided.
GirlSpace is an opportunity to learn, laugh and share. Only a few weeks left! Every Friday at noon in Room 218. Lunch is provided.
Track & Field
Anyone interested in being on the FWJ Track Team this year, please come Room 106 on Tuesday, March 28 at noon!
Expires: March 28
Jr & Sr Girls Basketball
PLEASE RETURN YOUR JERSEYS TO MS. ROSENKRANZ ASAP!!
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 for Monday 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: March 15, 22, 29 April 5, 12, 26
City Finals will be on Saturday April 29th
Expires: April 29
Sr. Boys Basketball
The Boys season came to end in Weyburn last weekend - the boys came up big and were victorious in the regional semi-final game against a strong Humboldt squad Friday, but after scaring the host team in the first half of the regional final the FWJ Wildcats fell short to the #1 seeded 4A basketball team in the province on Saturday.
Special thanks to all the players who dedicated their time to the team over the last 4 months and best wishes to our graduating players. Your school thanks you for representing our building over the last number of years.
Stay tuned for windup information in the coming weeks
Expires: Feb 15th, 2017
Jr. Boys Basketball
Stayed tuned for information about windup.
Expires: April 2, 2017
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
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
Shout out to the mixed curling team that did an excellent job representing Johnson over the weekend. The team made it to the Saturday Championship bracket, finishing in 4th place in the province. Great job everyone.
Expires: March 31
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
ALL CONCERT BAND MEMBERS: We are unfortunately missing three consecutive rehearsals due to Diversity Day, 3-Way Conferences, and Wellness Day next Tuesday. PLEASE be practising your parts and making sure that you are prepared for our next rehearsal on Thursday, March 30th.
The Senior Prom is set for May 25.
The theme is “A Night in Paris” and tickets are $35 each for seniors (maximum two tickets per senior)
Next ticket sales are during JAG on April 4th,5th,7th. Be on the lookout for further information in announcements and posters. Program ticket sales (for family and friends to attend the speeches and grand march portion of the evening).
IMPORTANT: STUDENT FEES MUST BE PAID BEFORE YOU PURCHASE PROM TICKETS. Tickets will not be sold to students with outstanding fees.
Guidance Events for GRADUATING CLASS OF 2016-17
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.
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.
Apply here: http://developers.iqmetrix.com/scholarships/
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.
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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