Great Things Seen & Heard

  • With so many staff members going over the top to help our graduating students, our 2022 Graduation Ceremony was a huge success! Thank you for all you did to make it happen!
  • Walking with scenery to look at is not only a pleasant pastime, but is also a good way to overcome a boring conversation!
  • You know it is teacher brain-fuzz time of year when a teacher admits to talking to a mannequin in a Slave Lake store! (Always better to ask a real person when you need help finding something…)

Clips & Tips

Another aspect of using mind maps is for taking notes. For many learners, taking notes with fewer words but with more colour and images helps students retain information better. This blog article shares many tips for taking effective notes for studying, after a brief description of how traditional linear methods of note-taking fall short of success:

Bits & Pieces

  • Exam Week, June 17th to 28th (supervision schedule has been sent to all staff).
  • Lunches for exam week will still be ordered on paper at the office, although we will have a different preparation structure.
  • Our new PVO VP (RN) to be visiting school on June 20th.
  • All ELA exams on June 20th.
  • Staff Smoker Supper at JN’s tentatively scheduled for June 20th.
  • No exams for national Indigenous Peoples Day – 11:30 AM BBQ for all staff.
  • All SS exams on June 22nd.
  • All Biology and Science 10/24 exams on June 23rd.
  • SM at LSC for Robotics/Coding curriculum.
  • CW and JN participating in Diploma marking, June 23rd to June 30th.
  • All Chemistry exams on June 24th.
  • All Physics exams on June 27th.
  • FS at LSC for Finance/Enterpreneurship on June 27th.
  • School awarded marks to government by June 28th at 3:00 PM.
  • June 29th final PD Day; training in our school gym for ACT.
  • Report cards go home on June 29th.

Events This Week

  • Monday, June 13th: RL away all day
  • Monday, June 13th: Smudge in Cor’s room, 8:15 to 8:30 AM.
  • Monday, June 13th: ELA Diploma Part A exam in Room 141.
  • Monday, June 13th: Hot Lunch is Egg Salad Sandwich and Fruit Salad.
  • Tuesday, June 14th: SS Diploma Part A exam in both Room 137 and Room 141.
  • Tuesday, June 14th: Hot Lunch is Chicken Kabobs and Strawberry Spinach Salad.
  • Tuesday, June 14th: Lunch time fun (Native Tik Tok) in CG’s room (Room 126).
  • Tuesday, June 14th: Math 15 Drum Maker with elder in Block 3 (may go over time).
  • Wednesday, June 15th: ESP day away for end of year activities.
  • Wednesday, June 15th: Lunch time fun (Cree Bingo with prizes) in CG’s room (Room 126).
  • Wednesday, June 15th: Lunch is Dill Pickle Pasta Salad and Veggies and Dip.
  • Thursday, June 16th: EWP’s Indigenous Peoples Day.
  • Thursday, June 16th: Last day of regular classes.
  • Thursday, June 16th: Hot Lunch is Bannock Bison Burger BBQ for all students and staff.
  • Thursday, June 16th: Fringe Beaded Earring making with guest, 12:30, parents welcome, sponsored by School Council.
  • Thursday, June 16th: Last LST meeting with HPSD at 1:00 PM.
  • Friday, June 17th: First day of Exam Days.
  • Friday, June 17th: All Math Exams.
  • Friday, June 17th: AL away all day.
  • Friday, June 17th: All CST modules must be in to secretary by this morning.
  • Friday, June 17th: Hot lunch will be pizza from a local restaurant.