May 8 15 Web - Frances Kelsey Secondary

May 8, 2015
A big thank you to all students who attended Young Authors!
The Interact Club Benefit Concert with silent auction is TONIGHT! There is an excellent line up
of performers! Tickets will be on sale today at lunch outside the main office. $7.00 for adults and
$5.00 for students.
Benefit Concert ticket give away! Mrs. Witt in the main office has a few benefit concert tickets to give
away complimentary of South Island Rotary. If you would like one, see Mrs. Witt ASAP.
The end of Mental Health Awareness Week is here! To celebrate, TADA is hosting a
selfie scavenger hunt with prizes! Meet by the totem pole at lunch to participate! Also
come celebrate on the field today at lunch with music, information and food!
Mental illness is increasingly threatening the lives of our children; with Canada’s
youth suicide rate the third highest in the industrialized world.
Current Grade 11 students who are interested in taking university dual credit courses at VIU during their Grade 12
year, there is a list of courses being offered posted in the Career Centre.
Volunteers are still needed for the Bench Elementary Fun Fair on May 29th from 4:00 – 7:30
p.m. Interested in volunteering for the Bench Fun Fair May 29th but don’t have
transportation? A shuttle will be available to take students from Frances Kelsey to Bench
Elementary. See Mrs. Spencer in the Career Centre for the waiver required to board the
shuttle, or to sign up to volunteer.
Foodsafe Course offered on Tuesday, May 26 from 8:50 – 3:00. The cost is $40.00. Pick up a registration form
from the bulletin board outside the foods room. Return forms and payment to Mrs. Thompson. First come, first
served. This will be the last offering this school year.
Track and field forms and payment are due to Ms. Gillis by 3:00 p.m. today.