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Grade 9 Orientation Day Schedule on Wed. Aug. 29th at 8:15-12 p.m.

August 26, 2018

GRADE 9 ORIENTATION DAY SCHEDULE

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

 

 

REGISTRATION

 

Register your child to take part in the orientation activities, pick up timetable, find out their locker number, purchase a $7 lock (cash), pay $30 student fee (cash or chq made payable to JPII Catholic Secondary School), pick up a Spiritwear Order form.

 

 

8:15-8:50 a.m.

 

Attend a brief Presentation for

Students & Parents in cafetorium

 

Meet the Principal & Vice-Principal, our Chaplain, and key members of our JPII Student Success Team.

 

Get information on a Grade 9 Volunteer Hour Challenge & After-school Programs

 

 

 

9:00-9:20 a.m.

 

TOURS

 

Student Council and peer leaders will organize students into groups and lead them on a tour of the school building.  Students will see classrooms, computer labs, gym, weight room, technology, music and arts areas, & foods labs, etc.  They will learn where to find their classrooms and how to work their lock. Snacks will be provided to students and prizes can be won as well!

 

 

9:20-11:30 a.m.

 

PARENT INFORMATION SESSION

 

Parents can stay in the cafetorium while the students leave for tours.  Administration will present important information at this time.  At the end parents will pick up their JPII PARENT INFORMATION PACKAGE which includes Parent Portal information, parents can also register their child for the Grade 9 Volunteer Hour Challenge and to take part in After-School Activities held throughout the school year.

 

9:30-10 a.m.

 

PRIVIT TRAINING SESSION for PARENTS

in Room 153

 

For ALL parents – this session is to register the child, so we have accessible online medical and contact info for when the student is on field trips, a member of a club and/or trying-out for sports teams.

 

This will be held in Computer Lab Rm 153.

A representative from PRIVIT will be present to introduce what PRIVIT is and to help parents to login and register their child online.  Registration doesn't automatically grant acceptance to field trips, clubs or sports team.

 

 

10:00-11:00 a.m.

 

FREE TIME

 

Parents can purchase used uniform items, buy the student lock, register for THE VOLUNTEER HOUR CHALLENGE & After-school Activities, ask questions, etc. 

Students will return to the atrium at 11:30 a.m. to find and join their parents.  They can walk around at this time to find all their classrooms and their locker to put their lock on it.

 

 

11:00-12:00 p.m.

 

Thank you for coming today!!!

Have a great weekend.  We will see you on Tuesday!

 

 

12:00 p.m.

End of Gr 9 Orientation Day