Southgate PAC meetings will be held on the final Wednesday of every month. All parents & guardians are encouraged and welcome to attend.
Retakes are Friday, November 18th
Red Pod classes are selling Fair Trade organic, roasted coffee (whole or ground) beans from Aroma Roasters on Quadra Island for $16.00/lb. This is a fundraiser for their Learning Expeditions. All students will be collecting orders from Friday, September 23 to October 12, to be delivered Friday, October 28.
For daily announcements and general goings on at Southgate, please see the Quick Links below right and 'click' Announcements. There you will find our daily announcements and any notices, etc. that might be of interest.
This Spring Break, the Young Ambassadors exchange program will travel to Ishikari, Japan. Approximately 30 students from ages 11 to 15 can participate in this exchange. If interested, pick up an application package from the middle & secondary school offices.
Volleyball practices are underway. Games are happening for all grades and Intramurals are just starting up.
It's not too late to join in ... get in touch with Mr. Swanson!
CHECK THE SCHEDULE OUT BY CLICKING 'PROGRAMS' AND THEN 'ATHLETICS'.
Be sure to check the Celebrate Learning Blog regularly for stories showcasing the learning that happens in our schools and classrooms every day! Or subscribe to its RSS feed so that posts are delivered right to your inbox.
October is "I LOVE my LIBRARY" month!
From October 23-29, head to your VIRL Public Library, bring back any overdue materials and have all associated fines and costs removed!
The Meaning of Home contest invites grade 4 to 6 students from across Canada to submit a written essay on what home means to them. For every entry, $10 will be donated to the student's local Habitat for Humanity. The winner gets to direct $50,000 to a Habitat for Humanity build of their choice and $1,000 for their school.
We're excited to announce the launch of our new blog! Check it regularly for stories from our students and teachers as we celebrate the learning that happens in our schools and classrooms every day.