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School District No. 43 (Coquitlam)
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Letter to Parents and Guardians from the Provincial Health Officer

June 19, 2017
Please read the attached letter to parents and guardians from the Provincial Health Officer Dr. Perry Kendall, regarding talking to youth about substance use.

Commencement Information Session

June 13, 2017
Did you miss the INFO SESSION after school on Tuesday, June 13th??
If so, you need to review the attached PDF!! Commencement Info.pdf​ ...

Guys & Dolls Musical Theatre Tickets

April 24, 2017
For 2016-17, Gleneagle’s Musical Theatre program is excited to present Guys & Dolls . This Tony award-winning classic musical from 1950 tells the story of fly-by-night gambler, Sky Masterson, who attempts to woo Sergeant Sarah Brown, a "Save-a-Soul" missionary, for a $1,000 bet. Meanwhile, Miss Adelaide, a beleaguered showgirl tries to...

DPAC Executive Election 2017-2018

April 06, 2017
​ All executive positions (except for President) are open (all positions, except President, are for a 1 year term): Vice President Secretary Treasurer Newsletter Editor Parent Education Coordinator Health & Safety Coordinator PAC Communications Liaison Member at Large (4 positions) Are you interested in any of these positions, or do you...

Attention Parents ENCOUNTERS WITH CANADA 2017-2018 PROGRAM INFORMATION

April 04, 2017
https://www.ewc-rdc.ca/pub/en/about_us For 14 -17 years old Enrolled in a school or an educational institution recognized by the Ministry of Education in their province or territory A Canadian citizen or remanent resident of Canada - Must have a Health Card Each year, over 160 current and retired teacher-monitors, sharing their talents, wise...

Booking Parent Teacher Interviews Online

March 02, 2017
​ BOOKING PARENT TEACHER INTERVIEWS ONLINE Parents that would like to book parent/teacher interview times for their student's teachers on Wednesday, March 8th are urged to do so online as soon as possible. Register with parent name, parent email address and password if you haven't already done so at...

Grade 9 Incoming Student/Parent Information PowerPoint

January 24, 2017
​See the attached PowerPoint slides Grade 9 Parent Night 2017.pdf for information shared at our Information Night on Monday, January 23

Dry Grad Fundraiser

January 20, 2017
​   Dry Grad Pub Fundraiser Saturday March 4th at 630pm at The Burrard Public House in Port Moody. Tickets are $25 for a burger, fries and refreshment. We are also looking for prize donations for silent auction and raffle. For more info or to purchase tickets or donate prizes please...

Dry Grad Fundraiser

January 20, 2017
​ Dry Grad Pub Fundraiser Saturday March 4th at 630pm at The Burrard Public House in Port Moody. Tickets are $25 for a burger, fries and refreshment. We are also looking for prize donations for silent auction and raffle. For more info or to purchase tickets or donate prizes please contact...

Take Our Kids to Work Day

October 14, 2016
​Dear Parents/Guardians of Grade 9 Students, This notice is to inform you of a non-enrolling course requirement that your son/daughter is responsible for as a grade 9 student at Gleneagle Secondary.  As part of the Career Education 9 curriculum, your son/daughter will be involved in several learning opportunities to fulfill this...

Me2We Coffee House

October 13, 2016
​ Hey Gleneagle the annual Me2We coffee house is happening Nov 9th and we are looking for performers! Coffee House Audition forms can be filled out and submitted through here!! Submissions are due Oct 27th! More info on the form. Looking forward to hear your auditions.
Click Here for AUDITION...

October Interim Message

October 13, 2016
Today  Gleneagle students will be given their interim report card for first semester.  They are expected to take the report home and share with their parents/guardians.  This first interim report is an early assessment of student learning.  It will not include letter or percent grades.  For each semester one course on...

September 2016 Startup Information

September 01, 2016
​Information from Principal Cober about the start of the school year.

Attention Immigrant and Refugee Youth aged 14 -24

June 15, 2016
ISS of BC presents MY Circle a Free and Fun Leadership Training Program.   When: July 26 - Sept. 3 (Tuesdays & Thursdays) from 4 -7 pm Saturdays from 9:30am - 4pm   Where : #200 - 504 Cottonwood Avenue, Coquitlam, BC near Lougheed Mall.   For further information or to register: call or...

DON'T MISS THE FUN AT OUTDOOR MOVIE NIGHT AT RANCH PARK ELEMENTARY FIELD

June 07, 2016
DATE: Friday, June 24th TIME: STARTING 6 PM   Community Barbeque at 6pm BOUNCY CASTLES FACE PAINTING- Get your favorite Star Wars Character painted on your face FREE POPCORN - classic snack for movie! COQUITLAM FIRE DEPARTMENT - Get your picture taken with a fire truck! Movie: STAR WARS - THE FORCE...

F R E E Z I E S . . .

May 04, 2016
When the weather is hot, who doesn't want to cool off? See the attached poster for details...

Attention: Emergency Release Drill this Wednesday

May 02, 2016
Parents/Guardians:   The Emergency Release Drill is an important way to practice the procedures School District #43 has put in place to ensure students have an effective way to safely connect with family members should a major emergency such as an earthquake arise.  The drill aids the district in anticipating what we...

Child and Youth Mental Health Day

May 02, 2016
It's time to end the stigma. Come to the Child and Youth Mental Health Benefit Event on May 6th at 11:35 under the overhang outside the MPR. There will be a speaker, fun activities relating to mental health, and baked goods. All through this week, we will also be hosting a...

THE SHOW at Emily Carr School of Art + Design

April 27, 2016
Join us as we celebrate the Class of 2016! May 8 @ 10:00 am - May 22 @ 6:00 pm Featuring more than 300 works from this year’s Design, Media and Visual Arts graduates, The Show at Emily Carr University highlights student creativity and innovation.

Free Family Event at KPU Langely - Science Rendezvous

April 27, 2016
Family-friendly event in Langley celebrates all things science! Join us for hands-on activities, chemistry magic show, art, cool bugs, dancing fire, brewery tours, hi-tech simulators, and MORE! Hosted by Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU). Free to the public! We’ll also have a ‘Science Partner Zone’ with activities from Science World, Ms Infinity,...

Free Geek - Recycle Old Technology!

April 26, 2016
See the attached for more information regarding the recycling/disposal of old computers, game systems, cell phones, etc.   Please note the "Not Accepted" list!

Gleneagle April 2016 Newsletter

April 14, 2016
April 2016 Newsletter is now online

2016-2017 Grade 10 Course Planning Form

March 30, 2016
2016-2017 Grade 10 Course Planning Form

2016-2017 Grade 9 Course Planning Sheet

March 30, 2016
Grade 9 Course Planning Sheet 2016-2017

March 2016 Gleneagle Newsletter

March 11, 2016
Gleneagle's March 2016 Newsletter is now online

Job for students who love technology - paid position!!

March 09, 2016
Love technology? High school students in grade 11 or 12 are welcome to apply to Hootsuite  Location: 5 E 8th Ave, Vancouver, BC  Hootsuite’s Developers would love to help you develop your technical skills and your knowledge about people, process, and technology by working with you over the summer. You’ll pair...

SOLDIER FOR A DAY - Work Study Program Vancouver, BC, April 30, 2016

March 08, 2016
The Army Reserve in BC has been offering a work study program in various forms since 1996. In that time, over 1000 students from various secondary schools in the Lower Mainland and Fraser Valley have participated in this program. Many Students come back to participate in the program a second time...

Parent teacher interviews

March 02, 2016
Please go to www.gleneagle.org and click on the Parent Teacher interview button and register so that you can book online for your appointments. Parent Teacher Interviews will be Wednesday, March 9, 2016 from 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm.  Signup and registration to book online for parent teacher interviews will begin on...

Parents as Career Coaches PACC Workshop

February 10, 2016
Highly Recommended! This is an excellent opportunity for some parent professional development. It is a very successful program developed by the Nova Scotia Department of Education and brought to BC by Capilano University.
 
Heritage Woods Secondary School Presents: Parents as Career Coaches Workshop How will you help your children decide...

Rotary Adventure in Citizenship Program travel to Ottawa!

February 09, 2016
Grade 12 Students please review the eligibility and forms to be completed by FEBRUARY 16, 2016.  If you are seriously interested in this travel opportunity between May 1 - May 4, 2016 please see Ms. Devlin in the career resource room / counseling area.  Thank you and good luck to all!!...

MURDER AT THE Hunting Lodge: A Beautiful, yet Beastly, Fundraiser

January 20, 2016
MURDER AT THE Hunting Lodge: A Beautiful, yet Beastly, Fundraiser   You’ve read the story and seen the movie, but have you ever wondered where the Beast’s family has gone?   Have you ever thought to yourself, “Where is Belle’s mum? Gaston’s mother?”   Well, this is one of life’s mysteries that has hitherto...

Wondering how to complete Grad Transitions?

January 08, 2016
Grade 12s must complete all parts of GT: GT assignments -due Feb 11th Exit Interviews -April 13th See the attachment for instructions

Gr.9-11s: Wondering how to complete DPA?

January 08, 2016
All students must complete their DPA entries.  See the attachment for instructions.  An assessment will happen as of January 15th.

Upcoming Emergency Preparedness session

January 08, 2016
Upcoming Emergency Preparedness session on Jan. 20 by Heather Escaravage | This session uses an earthquake scenario to help you become better prepared at home. Date: Wednesday Jan. 20
Time: 7 p.m. - 9 p.m., doors will open at 6 p.m.
Location: Coquitlam City Hall
3000 Guildford Way,
Council chambers 
Cost: FREE

Provincial Exam Room Schedule

January 07, 2016
See the attached Schedule to view where each exam will be held.

Gleneagle's Got Talent Show: January 12 @ 6:30 PM

January 07, 2016
Come out and see the fellow students perform music, dance, poetry, and monologues at the annual Gleneagle's Got Talent Show tonight at 6:30 PM. Tickets on sale at 5:45 PM: $2 for students & $5 for adults .

NEW INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS-2016

January 06, 2016
If you are a NEW INTERNATIONAL STUDENT , please read the attached letter. There are letters in English, Mandarin and Korean.

Friday, December 18, 2015 Bell Schedule

December 09, 2015
Friday December 18, 2015 bell schedule   Block 1  8:50 am -  9:50 am Block 2  9:55 am - 10:55 am LUNCH 10:55 am - 11:40 am Block 3 11:45 am - 12:45 pm Block 4 12:50 pm - 1:50 pm   Seasons Greetings!

Coast 2017 Applications

December 04, 2015
Coast 2017 Applications are due Friday December 18, 2015 at 3:00pm. Please submit the applications to Room 104 or see Ms Smith or Ms Bogen.

PARENTS OF GRADE 9 STUDENTS

December 01, 2015
There will be a Parent and Student Info Night on December 2 at 7:00 in the Gleneagle Library for Grade 9 students interested in applying for COAST in 2017. COAST is a unique outdoor education program available to Gleneagle students for their grade 10 year.

COAST Information Night

December 01, 2015
​There will be a Parent and Student info night in the library on December 2nd at 7:00pm for grade 9 students interested in applying to COAST for 2017. COAST is a unique outdoor education program available to Gleneagle students for their grade 10 year.

COAST Information Night

December 01, 2015
​There will be a Parent and Student info night in the library on December 2nd at 7:00pm for grade 9 students interested in applying to COAST for 2017. COAST is a unique outdoor education program available to Gleneagle students for their grade 10 year.

COAST Information Night

December 01, 2015
​There will be a Parent and Student info night in the library on December 2nd at 7:00pm for grade 9 students interested in applying to COAST for 2017. COAST is a unique outdoor education program available to Gleneagle students for their grade 10 year.

Letter from the Superintendent-Added Non-Instructional Days

November 19, 2015
Please read the attached letter from Patricia Gartland regarding two added non-instructional days coming in February and May in relation to teacher professional development for the new curriculum being introduced next year.

After Grad Info

October 30, 2015
Greetings!   This is a message to inform you of the upcoming meeting for parents interested in volunteering for the Dry After Grad Parent Committee. The first meeting will be held this coming Thursday, November 5 th at 7:00 p.m. in the Gleneagle Library .  Attached is more information and a list...

Interested in Policing?

October 29, 2015
The RCMP is offering a “ Police Youth Academy ” for
grade 11 and 12 students from March 24 - April 1, 2016, inclusive. This program is designed to place the students in a simulated RCMP training environment as well as role-playing the realities of policing. The students that successfully...

Thurs.Oct.15/15 interim reports schedule change

October 14, 2015
Please note schedule change for Thursday, October 15, 2015. Please go to WINGS in the am and pm as per schedule.  Thank you

Gleneagle October 2015 Interim Reports

October 08, 2015
Please read this important message regarding Gleneagle Secondary School's October 2015 interim report and parent teacher interview instructions for booking appointments for the October 28th parent teacher interview night.

All Grade 9s - Take Our Kids to Work Day (Nov 4th)

October 07, 2015
Please read the attachments but you don't need to print them off. Grade 9s will be receiving the permission form and assignment in their block 1 classes (October 20 - 22).

S-trip IMPORTANT MESSAGE TO PARENTS

October 07, 2015
Parents, please read this important message regarding S-trip.  Gleneagle Secondary School is not connected in any way to an S-trip activity.  We want to make sure you are able to make an informed decision.

First Aid (OFA Level1) - October 23

October 05, 2015
Students who are interested in getting their " Occupational First Aid (OFA) - Level 1 " certification can do so Friday, October 23 (pro-d day). The all-day (8.30am - 4.00pm) course is offered in Burnaby and is only $70. Class is limited to 18 students (first come, first served). Must be...

Forklift Training - October 23 & 24

October 05, 2015
Students who are interested in getting their " Forklift " certification can do so on October 23 and 24 (pro-d day and Saturday). The all-day (9.00am - 3.00pm) course is only $199 and it is in Vancouver. Class size is limited to 6 students and done on a “first come, first...

Meet the Teacher Evening

September 23, 2015
The night starts at 7 pm in the gym with an introduction from Principal Ken Cober. Grade 12 parents are welcome to come to the MPR at 6:30 pm for info on Grad Transitions. Have your child fill out the attached schedule so you can follow the classes they have at...

Canadian University Event Oct 9th 9:30-11:30 am

September 22, 2015
CUE held at Riverside Secondary. We will be leaving on the bus at 9 am. Please see Ms. Cullum in the Career Resource Room (213) for a permission slip. A nominal fee of $2.00.

Post Secondary Evening at Gleneagle October 21- 7:00-9:00 pm

September 22, 2015
Attentions grad class of 2016. Come find out about university admissions, scholarships and questions, watch for more information

Parent Information on upcoming SHARE Support Circle

September 17, 2015
This information pertains to parents and caregivers who are concerned about their youth and substance abuse.  Please read the attachment for more information.

Principal Message

September 15, 2015
Important Update to Parents

REVISED DATE SENIOR SAIL

September 08, 2015
Please note Grade 12 Senior Sail is on WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2015 not Tuesday

June Exam Schedule for Students

June 17, 2015
Please see the attached schedule which shows rooms and times for exams, starting Thursday, June 18.

Reel Stars Film Festival Results

June 16, 2015
The Results from District 43’s Reel Stars Film Festival are in, and once again Gleneagle students have won several awards. Our Talons dominated the Experimental Category, taking the top 3 spots, as well as in Animation, taking 5 of the top 6 spots! Gabby Chia, took 1st AND 2nd in the...

Grad DVD Order Form

June 16, 2015
If you have not yet ordered a GRAD DVD, you can download the form here, or pick one up from Mr. Udell. Please pay at the Office

Grad 2015 Dinner Dance

May 03, 2015
Grade 12 students that have completed all of their Grad Transitions (GT) requirements may purchase tickets starting at 3:15 on Tuesday, May 12th, at the Early Bird price of $135. See the attached poster for more information.

A Night of Class Plays

April 27, 2015
Wednesday, April 29th. A night of class plays celebrating the hard work of Drama 9 and Acting 11/12. The show starts at 6pm and tickets are $5 for seniors and students and $8 for adults.

The Call to Artists for Exterior Artwork at the Maillardville community branch of Vancity

April 19, 2015
Maillardville call to artists - exterior art The Call to Artists for Exterior Artwork at the Maillardville community branch (51) is open to professional visual artists and artist teams living or working in the Vancity service area, including the Lower Mainland and the Capital Regional District. An Exterior Art Commission will...

Attention Grades 9, 10 & 11 students Oxford University, UK is holding an Info Session at Collingwood High School, Vancouver

April 16, 2015
Date: Saturday, 25 April 2015, Vancouver, Collingwood School, Morven Campus 70 Morven Drive
West Vancouver, B.C.
V7S 1B2 Time: 14:00-16:00 Sessions are intended for 9th, 10th and 11th grade students, their parents and college counsellors and are free to attend. The session covers applying to university in the UK and Oxford...

Exciting training opportunity with Beach-keepers - Belcarra for biology students

April 09, 2015
Looking to have fun and make a difference this summer? Volunteer as a Belcarra Beachkeeper. Learn new skills and gain practical hands-on experience. • Scientific Data Collection • Public Education • Stewardship Volunteer on weekends and holidays between June 27 – Sept 7, 2015. Training and orientation on Sunday, June 14...

Guys & Dolls Musical Theatre Tickets

April 08, 2015
For 2016-17, Gleneagle’s Musical Theatre program is excited to present Guys & Dolls . This Tony award-winning classic musical from 1950 tells the story of fly-by-night gambler, Sky Masterson, who attempts to woo Sergeant Sarah Brown, a "Save-a-Soul" missionary, for a $1,000 bet. Meanwhile, Miss Adelaide, a beleaguered showgirl tries to...

Pedalheads is hiring and taking applications for those interested in volunteering.

April 08, 2015
The Summer is fast approaching and we have paid instructor and volunteer opportunities for students! 

Pedalheads, a bike camp program for kids between the ages of 2 - 12. I have been in touch with many of you in the past, and I just wanted to let you know that we...

The Boathouse in Port Moody is having a Job Fair. Don't miss it!!

April 08, 2015
The Boathouse Restaurant in Port Moody is now hiring! Seeking all hourly positions:

SERVERS
HOSTS
BARTENDERS
BUSSERS
COOKS
DISHWASHERS

If you have experience offering ABSOLUTE GUEST SATISFACTION - we want you to be a part of our team!

Boathouse Restaurant is a leader in the affordable upscale dining segment.  Download and complete the application on the Boathouse...

Fuel Barge Weekend Position

April 08, 2015
Location  - Reed Point Marina, Barnet Hwy at Reed Point Way, Port Moody Compensation: $13/hr Re: Part Time Summer Work at a Marina

We are looking for an outgoing energetic student to work at a marina fuel barge Saturdays and Sundays ONLY with opportunity for on-call coverage. The position also includes...

Interested in the Hospitality Industry?

April 07, 2015
The Canadian Hospitality Foundation is very proud to offer approximately $200,000 in scholarships for students wishing to pursue a career in the hospitality, foodservice and tourism industry across Canada annually.  We are Canada's largest industry-driven source for scholarships. Each year Universities and Colleges are selected to participate in Canadian Hospitality Foundation...

Attention Grade 11 & 12 Students - Summer Job with Pedalheads Camp

April 02, 2015
The Summer is fast approaching and we have paid instructor and volunteer opportunities for the students at your school! 

Pedalheads, a bike camp program for kids between the ages of 2 - 12. I have been in touch with many of you in the past, and I just wanted to let...

Swiss Chalet, Port Coquitlam is seeking 6 Line Cooks

March 31, 2015
Swiss Chalet, Port Coquitlam is seeking 6 Line Cooks ( assisting in the kitchen with food prep and dishwashing) Pay: $10.25 per hour Hours per week: Flexible mostly required week-ends and some evening Location: #110 – 2105 Hawkins Street, Port Coquitlam, BC Not required, but prefer students in the Culinary Program...

US College Expo in Canada

March 31, 2015
Vancouver Event Date: Saturday, April 11, 2015 Time: 10 am - 2 pm   Admission FREE Pre-registration required at USCOLLEGE.COM   Come out to meet US College Representatives Explore US College options Understand all aspects of the US Admissions process, from selection, application, financing and student athlete considerations.  

Information Sessions with the Simon Fraser Society for Community Living

March 31, 2015
The Family & Individual support Programs Transitioning To & Through Adult Service is pleased to present... Planning for the Future (recreation, leisure & social opportunities) Date: Tuesday, April 7, 2015 Time : 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm Location : 1551 Salisbury Avenue, Port Coquitlam, BC   Registration is required for planning purposes...

Forklift Training this April for Students

March 26, 2015
“ Students who are interested in getting their " Forklift " certification can do so Friday , April 17 (Pro-d day) and Saturday, April 18 .   The all-day (9.00am - 3.00pm) course is only $199. Class is limited to 6 students and done on a “first come, first served” basis. Application...

Engineering Explorations 10 for Grade 10 Girls Interested in Engineering Careers

March 25, 2015
Engineering Explorations 10 March 28, 2015 Come out to spend a day of engineering activities for Grade 10 girls to explore the exciting and growing field of engineering.  You will be able to talk to current engineering students and professors who will share their stories and experience.  Lunch will be provided...

GRADUS ONE TECHNOLOGY - LEARN ABOUT CAREERS IN TECH

March 25, 2015
DATE: Thursday, April 9, 2015 TIME: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM PLACE: BCTIA INNOVATION HUB ADDRESS: 887 GREAT NORTHERN WAY, VANCOUVER, BC   REGISTER ONLINE: www.picatic.com/techpanel GradusOne is proud to host our Tech Panel with BCTIA, a non-profit that supports the development, growth, and advancement of technology Interested in Vancouver's booming Tech...

Students in Grades 9 to 11 University of Toronto Information Session in April

March 24, 2015
Date: Wednesday, April 15, 2015 Place: Library, Gleneagle Secondary School Time: 3:15pm - 4pm   For those students who would like to learn more about the University of Toronto.    Natahsha Bijelich will answer your questions regarding programs, student clubs, housing, application and admission requirements.   Parents are welcome to attend this event!

Green Choice Career Forum for Girls Grades 8 -12 with the YWCA

March 24, 2015
This year we are again hosting the Green choice Career Forum for girls to learn more about environmental and sustainability-related careers.  Open to girls grade 8 to 12, the forum is an opportunity to speak with women who are working to protect the environment, develop new technologies, and find creative solutions....

The Junior Team Canada Trade Mission to China, August 1st-20th, 2015

March 24, 2015
The Junior Team Canada Trade Mission to China, August 1st-20th, 2015   Global Vision is looking for thirty-five of Canada’s top youth leaders to represent their communities and country as Ambassadors on a Junior Team Canada Trade Mission to China this summer. On this whirlwind Mission, JTC will promote Canadian...

The National Youth Ambassador Caucus, Ottawa ON, June 4th-8th, 2015

March 24, 2015
1.     The National Youth Ambassador Caucus, Ottawa ON, June 4th-8th, 2015   One hundred youth leaders from Coast, to Coast, to Coast will be selected for the National Youth Ambassador Caucus (NYAC) organized by Global Vision. At the NYAC, Ambassadors will celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the National Flag of...

Occupational First Aid (OFA) - Level 1" certification, Friday, April 17 (pro-d day).

March 23, 2015
The all-day (8.30am - 4.00pm) course is offered in Burnaby and is only $70. Class is limited to 18 students (first come, first served). Must be at least 16 years old and have government issued photo ID (ex: driver's license or passport). Those interested can contact Mr. MacLean at Winslow Centre...

Senior Actors’ Showcase

March 23, 2015
Senior Actors’ Showcase We have a night show this Thursday from 6pm-8pm. Admission is $2 for students and $5 for adults.

Seeking Donations for After-Grad Fundraising

March 05, 2015
Please read the attached notices from the After-Grad Committee, who are looking for donations to help pay for the 2015 After-Grad.

Wondering what to do during the spring break? Try EPIC Youth Spring Break Camp

March 05, 2015
EPIC Youth Spring Break Camp
For youth in grades 6-12. We will keep youth active and engaged during spring break with exciting activities. Everyday will be spent on the road as the camp will be paintballing, rock climbing, swimming, Go-Karting, bowling and much more! 55502 Monday-Friday, Mar.9-Mar.13 9:00-4:00pm
55503 Monday-Friday, Mar.16-Mar.20...

Scholarship Application Reminder for Graduating Students

March 04, 2015
A friendly reminder that there are plenty of scholarships to apply to in March and in the following months.  This is an opportunity to gain financial support for the cost of tuition and other related expenses such as books and supplies.  If interested visit the Programs/Career Resource Centre/Finance.    Scholarships have a...

University of Alberta Upcoming Sessions Registration Workshop

March 04, 2015
Get help registering for your first year of classes at the U of Alberta.   Date: Saturday, April 25, 2015   Location: Four Seasons Hotel Vancouver, 791 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC   Time: Please refer to ualberta.ca/reg101 for a complete listing of sessions   RSVP: ualberta.ca/reg101  

Like computers and wondering what to do during the Spring Break?

March 04, 2015
Learn about computers, electronics, and recycling.  Build relationships, and find like-minded people who are passionate about electronics, computer, recycling, and Free and Open Source Software.  Help make our community healthier, cleaner, and more inclusive.  Everybody can volunteer, No experience is required!   New volunteers can contact nancy@freegeekvolunteer.org to request an application form...

Parent/Teacher/Student Interviews

March 03, 2015
An opportunity to meet your child's semester 2 teachers happens on Wednesday, April 1st between 4-7pm. Please call the school betweeen 10:00am and 3:00pm on either Friday, March 27, Monday, March 30 or Tuesday, March 31st to book an appointment.

Attend an Open House Job Fair at the Fairmont Hotel, Vancouver, BC for Part-time Employment

March 02, 2015
Career Fair Event Details:
Monday, March 9, 2015 from 8AM - 1PM
British Columbia Ballroom at Fairmont Hotel Vancouver
900 West Georgia Street Career Fair Event Details:
Monday, March 9, 2015 from 8AM - 1PM
British Columbia Ballroom at Fairmont Hotel Vancouver
900 West Georgia Street

Spring Break Art Adventure with the Arts Umbrella, Vancouver

February 26, 2015
http://www.artsumbrella.com/springsummer   Do you need help registering your child(ren)? Call us at 604-681-5268 (Vancouver) or
604-535-1127 (Surrey) and we’ll be happy to assist! Spring Break 2015 Arts Umbrella's Spring Break Camps are a fun, art-fused learning experience. Through hands on theatre, dance, visual, media arts, professional programs and early learning classes, children...

SFU Free Workshop for Girls Exploring Physics Grades 9 & 10

February 26, 2015
Girls Exploring Physics
March 17, 2015 Girls Exploring Physics is a free workshop for girls in grades 9 and 10 held at the SFU Burnaby campus. This half-day workshop includes two hands-on activities in physics. There will also be a discussion of career opportunities available to students who study physics at...

Attention Grade 10 Girls - UBC Engineering Explorations 10 (Mark your calendar!)

February 26, 2015
Come out to spend a day of engineering activities for Grade 10 girls to explore the exciting and growing field of engineering.  You will be able to talk to current engineering students and professors who will share their stories and experience.  Lunch will be provided to all registered participants.   Date: Saturday,...

Rotary Club of Coquitlam Bursary Award 2015

February 26, 2015
The Rotary Club Bursary Application Form is in the Career Resource Centre.   The value of the bursary is $1,250.00 Deadline to apply is May 15, 2015   Applicants must demonstrate: Financial need to enable them to further their education Contribution to the community through community service, good citizenship and Satisfactory academic progress...

BCIT Prospective Student of ACE IT "Metal Fabrication Program" Parents are welcome to attend

February 25, 2015
Any students , and/or parents that are interested in our ACE IT “metal fabrication” Program next year ( February 2016 ) are welcome to come for a tour of the BCIT (Burnaby campus) shop where the class will be held. Students interested in attending this event are requested to advise Ms...

2015 WOMEN IN SKILLED TRADES CONFERENCE

February 25, 2015
Any girls who are interested in attending the 2015 Women in Skilled Trades Conference on April 15 th , should see Ms. Horvath in the Counselling area to register. Spots are limited.   During this exciting event, participants will explore Trades and Technologies firsthand while networking with women in trades and technology...

UNIVERSITY GOLF COURSE SEASONAL JOB FAIR 2015

February 24, 2015
UNIVERSITY GOLF COURSE SEASONAL JOB FAIR Date: Mar. 21, 2015 Time: 1:00 - 3:30pm Location: 5185 University Blvd, Vancouver The University Golf Club is holding its Annual Job Fair on site on Saturday, March 21, 2015 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm. The company is looking for outstanding Customer Service Specialists...

INTERESTED IN A CAREER IN POLICING?

February 24, 2015
The New Westminster Police Department is now accepting applications from grade 11 and 12 students for their Student Police Academy. The cost is only $50 but spots are limited. This camp will give students   a realistic perspective of policing.   Go to http://www.nwpolice.org/join-nwpd/student-police-academy/ for more information. Hand in completed applications...

SFU Meeting Cafe Scientifique - Big Data and You: A Skeptic’s Guide

February 24, 2015
Cafe Scientifique Big Data and You: A Skeptic’s Guide Friday, March 20, 2015
Boston Pizza (private room)
1045 Columbia St., New  Westminster
(2 blocks from the New West Skytrain station)
7:00 - 9:00 pm
Reserve your free seat by emailing: café_scientifique@sfu.ca March 20, 2015 Big Data and You: A Skeptic’s Guide Governments and corporations...

Interested in volunteering with Eagle Ridge Hospital?? Need to know the deadline to apply?

February 24, 2015
Apply online from March 1 – 30 th with the deadline being March 31 for the Teen Program (16 – 18 in SD 43). This is the link for the Fraser Health Website but please note the link for the online application will not be available until March 1 st ....

UVic Residence Life and Education - updates

February 24, 2015
  Residence Life and Education - updates                 The residence application for September 2015 will be available from March 2 - June 30 for students who have applied for admission to the university. Students are encouraged to apply for residence as soon as they have a UVic V#. http://uvic.ca/housing

UVic Admission Updates

February 24, 2015
Admission updates   Requirements for September 2015 admission to UVic are available online through the Undergraduate Admissions website at http://uvic.ca/programreq. Program and deadline changes are as follows:                 A reminder - February 28, 2015 is the application deadline for high school students applying to undergraduate programs. For detailed deadline information as well as...

Spring Break Opportunity to attend UVic IdeaFest 2015

February 24, 2015
UVic IdeaFest 2015 - March 2 - 7, 2015 High school students, teachers, counsellors and school groups are invited to join UVic thinkers, innovators and artists from across campus as they explore dozens of world-changing ideas at the university’s fourth annual "IdeaFest." With over fifty panels, workshops, exhibits, lectures, performances, open...

Computing Science Dual Degree Program at SFU

February 23, 2015
Computing Science Dual Degree Program SFU’s School of Computing Science offers a unique Dual Degree program with China’s Zhejiang University that allows students the unique opportunity to earn two Computing Science degrees – one from each highly ranked university - while gaining a life-enriching international experience.

York University Information Session in Gleneagle Library

February 23, 2015
York University will be here to meet with students who have already applied to York University.   Date: Monday, March 2, 2015  Time: 3:30pm.   The meeting will take place in the library.    

NEW & FREE Pinetree Youth FITNESS CHALLENGE

February 19, 2015
NEW & FREE NEW & FREE Pinetree Youth FITNESS CHALLENGE (14 – 18 YRS) Join our youth staff for a weekly fitness challenge. Meet at the Pinetree Youth Centre in your workout wear for a different challenge each week, from hiking the trails to hitting the gym. Looking for something specific?...

SOLDIER FOR A DAY 2015 - A 5 Hour Work Study Program - Information

February 19, 2015
SOLDIER FOR A DAY 2015   Please see Ms Devlin in the Career Resource Room for Application Forms  5 Hour Work Study Program - Information   The Army Reserve in BC has been offering a work study program in various forms since 1996. In that time, over 600 students from various secondary schools...

Apply for Summer Camp Leader with Place de Maillardville Community Centre

February 19, 2015
Community Centre Communautaire Summer Camp Leader 40 hours per week - $15 per hour – June 22 to Aug 28 Place Maillardville Community Centre serving the Maillardville neighborhood in Coquitlam, is looking for someone with initiative and expertise to work as a Summer Camp Leader for youth and children’s camps. This...

Apply for Summer Camp Coordinator position with Place de Maillardville Community Centre

February 19, 2015
Community Centre Communautaire Summer Camp Coordinator 40 hours per week - $17 per hour – June 15 to Aug 28 Place Maillardville Community Centre serving the Maillardville neighborhood in Coquitlam, is looking for someone with initiative and expertise work as a Summer Camp Coordinator for youth and children’s camps for children...

Douglas College offering Parent Seminars regarding post-secondary education

February 18, 2015
Parent Seminars: an evening just for parents to gather information, ask questions, and alleviate some of the confusion regarding post-secondary education.   
Our event will include:
An introduction to the world of post-secondary education in BC Understanding career pathways Changing roles for parents The financial side of post-secondary The ins...

SCHOOL DISTRICT #43 (COQUITLAM) Aboriginal Education invites applications for SPRING BREAK DAY CAMP LEADERS

February 17, 2015
The successful applicants will: • be enrolled in high school or graduatingin the 2014/2015school year and intending to return full-time in September 2015 • be responsible, self-motivated and enthusiastic • possess strong leadership skills • have current First Aid and CPR Certificate • have volunteer or paid experiences working with children...

ACE-IT PROGRAMS

February 17, 2015
Students that are interested in ACE-IT programs for next year should see Ms. Horvath or their counselor for more information.   Applications should be submitted by the end of April at the latest.   Go to www.sd43.bc.ca/CareerPrograms/Pages/Programs.aspx for more info on Auto, Baking, Bricklaying, Carpentry, Electrician, Cook, Hairdressing, Metal...

Job Fair this March at the Westwood Plateau Golf & Country Club

February 12, 2015
Attend our Job Fair and receive a first interview on the following dates.
Please bring your resume and cover letter at this time only. Sunday, March 15, 2015
11:00 AM to 4:00 PM Monday, March 16, 2015
3:00 PM to 7:00 PM Job Fair Location Westwood Plateau Golf & Country Club
3251 Plateau Boulevard
Coquitlam, BC...

VCAD Meet staff and stduents and learn about their computer programs (many), fashion design, animation and the new Mobile Game Design & Development Program

February 12, 2015
Please join us at VCAD on February 21 from 1pm – 3pm   We are launching our Mobile Game Design & Development Program and we will have a discussion panel featuring industry pros along with live demos for each of our programs.   These program are:            ∞          Graphic Design          ∞          Interior Design          ∞...

Notice - Deadline Date February 16, 2015 for Coquitlam Foundation Scholarship/Bursaries

February 11, 2015
Coquitlam Foundation is accepting applications for 2015 grants, bursaries and scholarships. Applications for grants, bursaries and scholarships will be accepted until 4:00pm on Monday, February 16, 2015 . More information and application forms are available in the Grants & Bursaries section of the foundation’s website. Coquitlam Foundation’s...

Deadline is nearing for the Twenty Under Twenty

February 11, 2015
The Top 20 Under 20 national award winners will: Be recognized as a trailblazer Participate in an exclusive leadership development summit Connect with a peer network of high performing youth

What: Top 20 Under 20 is an award program created to honour transformational young Canadians who are making positive...

SFU INFORMATION SESSION COMING FEBRUARY 18 TO GLENEAGLE SECONDARY SCHOOL

February 10, 2015
Date: Wednesday, Feb 18, 2015 Time: 11:35am - 12:25pm Location in school: Library Lab   EVERYONE IS WELCOME!   The content we will be covering in this presentation includes: how to complete application to-do list, self-reporting grades, how to check  application status, when to expect an admissions offer, more information regarding scholarships and...

ARTS & SCIENCES OPEN HOUSE CAPILANO UNIVERSITY

February 10, 2015
    Everyone is welcome.  Bring a friend!   Date: Thursday, February 12, 2015 Time: 5 - 7 pm Address: Bosa Centre for Film and Animation 2055 Purcell Way, North Vancouver, BC   Attend a welcome presentation Chat with faculty and current students, see science labs and classrooms in action, learn about The Writing Centre,...

Study & Go Abroad Fair, Canada Place, Vancouver, BC Coming Soon!!

February 10, 2015
Study & Go Abroad Fair taking place on Wednesday, Feb 25th at Canada Place.
This is a wonderful opportunity for your students to come by and speak to us in person to learn more about the amazing international volunteer oppor tunities that we offer to students interested in taking a GAP...

Concordia University in Vancouver for Information Session

February 10, 2015
I’m pleased to tell you about the Upcoming Information Session in Vancouver on Thursday, February 19th at 6:30 pm.  If any of your students are interested in Concordia University, please encourage them to attend this session at the Delta Vancouver Suites.  More details and registration for the event available online at...

Rotary Adventure in Citizenship Program May - May 6, 2015

February 04, 2015
February 13, 2015 is the deadline to apply to this program that will take you for three exciting days to Ottawa, Ontario.   Please see Ms Devlin in the Career Resource Room 213 if you are interested.

Don't miss Mount Allison University Information Session early February, 2015

January 28, 2015
Place: Vancouver Holiday Inn, Downtown 1110 Howe Street, Vancouver, BC Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm Date: February 10, 2015   WINTER RECEPTIONS Learn more about scholarship and bursary program Receive personalized scholarship application advice Receive admission on-the-spot Drop off mid-year Grade 12 transcripts Pay your $100 registration deposit Can't make it to your...

Course Planning Powerpoint

January 28, 2015
Please check out the course selection powerpoint shown to parents on January 26th.

Grade 9s: Mon, Feb 2 - Economics for Success Workshop

January 28, 2015
All grade 9s are reminded of the Junior Achievement workshop taking place on Monday, February 2nd from 8:54 - 12:50.  Lunch will be from 11:10 - 11:40.  Bring a lunch and a pen.  Room allocations are posted around the school (look for orange sheets).

Applying for Volunteer Opportunities with Eagle Ridge Hospital

January 27, 2015
There are two team intakes during the calendar year: Fall - September- October and Spring - March 1st - 31st Email contact: erhvolunteerresources@fraserhealth.ca Telephone: 604.469.5115 Contact: Sheryl Quinton Deadline to apply for the spring intake is March 31. Grades 11 & 12 are encouraged to apply.

Wings Class - February 10th 8:54am

January 22, 2015
All students must go to their Wings class on Tuesday, February 10th @ 8:54am to pick up Semester Two timetables.

Important Dates for Beedie School of Business Applicants

January 22, 2015
February 28 - Deadline to apply March 4 - OPEN HOUSE, Surrey Campus March 15 - Deadline to self-report marks & submit admission documents Spring 2015 - Information Evening, SFU Burnaby June 1 - Deadline to accept admission offer September 8 - First day of school October 1 - Admissions open...

SFU Follow-up Visit for Prospective Students at Gleneagle during Lunch-break

January 20, 2015
Date: Wednesday, Feb 18, 2015 Time: 11:35am - 12:25pm Location in school: Gleneagle Library Lab   The content we will be covering in this presentation includes: how to complete application to-do list, self-reporting grades, how to check student application status, when to expect an admissions offer, more information regarding scholarships and financial...

Grade 9 Economics for Success Schedule

January 19, 2015
Please see the attached schedule for Grade 9's for Monday, February 2. The first bell rings at 8:49 and presentations start at 8:54.

Transcript Verication Reports for Ontario Universities

January 14, 2015
Students who have applied to Ontario Universities and have been requested to provide a transcript of your grades - please see your counselor.

Scholarship Information Session for Grade 12 Students

January 14, 2015
All grade 12 students are encouraged to attend.  This is a one-time event, don't miss it.   Date: January 21, 2015 (Wednesday) Time: Lunch break (11:35am - 12:25pm) Location: Library, Gleneagle Secondary School

February Provincial Exam Schedule

January 13, 2015
Students only come to school for the week of February 2-5 for their scheduled exams, Grade 9 Economics for Success presentations or if a specific teacher has asked them to come and complete some work.

2015-16 Course Selection Book Now ONLINE

January 13, 2015
Browse through the 2015-16 Course Selection Book:   COURSE BOOK

Green Bricks Education Society invites Grades 10 -12 students to the 2nd Annual Green Collar Futures Career Confernce

January 07, 2015
Green Bricks  is very pleased to offer to grade 10-12 students FREE participation in the 2nd Annual Green Collar Futures Career Conference on Saturday February 14, 2015  at the Hilton Metrotown, Burnaby. Please see attached the poster for the event.
*Space is VERY LIMITED (and a school limit may apply)...

If you are considering a career in medicine, don't miss the PROJECT PULSE event at UBC!

January 07, 2015
Date: Saturday, February 7, 2015 Time: 9:15am - 5:15pm Place: Neville Scarfe Building, UBC - 2125 Main Mall, Vancouver, BC   Don't miss this yearly convention that strives to familiarize students with the world of health sciences.  Come to learn from the experts what you can expect in your career as a...

Upcoming UBC Tech Trek 2015 Events

January 07, 2015
If you are interested in attending the Saturday workshops at UBC for the Tech Trek Programs - Please open the link for further details: https://www.cs.ubc.ca/grades-k-12/techtrek/saturday-workshops To register: To register, please go to:  https://apps.cs.ubc.ca/TechTrek/    

UBC Pharmaceutical Program Deadline / Requirements Etc.

January 06, 2015
Admission Requirements + Application
The application deadline for September 2015 admission is FEBRUARY 2, 2015 Please read the following material carefully: Policy on Essential Skills for Pharmacy Academic Admission Requirements Academic Admission Average Application Procedures Academic Transcripts Interviews Selection Process Contact Us Please also consult the FAQs for information on...

Douglas College Update - University Transfer and Nursing Programs

January 06, 2015
Students planning to take courses at Douglas College before transferring to university may wish to look through the guides showing required courses for certain SFU and UBC majors; http://www.douglascollege.ca/student-services/advising/academic-advising/course-planning/ut-planning-guides   As of December 1, students can apply to the Academic Foundations of Nursing program for the Fall 2015 semester. To...

Interested in a career in Policing? Apply for Introduction to Policing with Coquitlam Continuing Education

January 05, 2015
The course includes presentations, hands-on training and real-life demonstrations from police officers and associated community partners. Some of the training presentations include: General Duty police work – A day in the life of a police officer, Forensic Identification, Drugs Section, Police Dog Services, Air Services, Traffic Enforcement, Emergency Response Team, Tactical...

Summer Works Program Deadline to apply March 31, 2015

January 05, 2015
Students don't miss this wonderful opportunity to travel to Quebec and live/work there for 6 weeks for free. http://my.ymcagta.org/netcommunity/page.aspx?pid=536   I spoke with Maria (contact person),  She will send you the application form.  Also, you may contact her by phone: 604.865.1025.

Deadline to apply for Grade 11 & 12 Students that are interested in volunteering with Eagle Ridge Hospital

January 05, 2015
Eagle Ridge Hospital is once again recruiting volunteer teams.  This process happens only twice a year.  Opportunity for the spring semester application is March 1 - 31, 2015. Contact the recruitment officer Carmen by phone or email.  She will forward you the volunteer application.   Contact information: Telephone: (604) 469 - 5115...

BC POST-SECONDARY MUSIC EDUCATION FAIR

December 18, 2014
Saturday, January 17, 2015 11AM to 5PM Tom Lee Music Hall 929 Granville Street, Vancouver, BC   FREE ADMISSION Meet representatives from Post-Secondary Music Schools to explore your career options all in one day, at one location   INVITE PARTICIPANTS BC Music Educators Association Capilano University Coalition for Music Education in BC Douglas...

CBC Vancouver Studio 40 to host Junior J-School grades 10, 11 & 12 Students

December 15, 2014
Date: Saturday, January 10, 2015 Time: 10am - 3:30pm (9am registration, lunch provided) Place: CBC Vancouver Broadcast Centre Address: 700 Hamilton Street, Vancouver, BC Register with your name and school to secure your spot! First come, first registered at vancouverevents@cbc.ca Free event ...

SHAD Nomination of students by students has upcoming deadline

December 09, 2014
December 11, 2014 is the deadline to nominate another student.  Online applications can be found at www.shad.ca/apply Provide a reference telling why your student should be the next SHAD fellow - www.shad.ca/reference   Visit the website and join SHAD on social media to learn more about the program and what it can...

Douglas College On-going & Free Information Session with Academic Advisors

December 04, 2014
Students are encouraged to attend a free Information Session where Academic Advisors can answer questions about prerequisites, application and registration procedures, university-transfer options and much more.   For most Career Programs, an instructor will be on hand to discuss job opportunities and program content. A full schedule is available at http://www.douglas.bc.ca/new-students/information-sessions.html

REMINDER: December 6 - Emily Carr University National Portfolio Day

December 04, 2014
If you are you looking to get feedback on your portfolio work from an Emily Carr representative you must attend a National Portfolio Day event. You can find us at National Portfolio Day events in Vancouver and across North America or meet us at recruitment events worldwide. The National Portfolio...

SFU Entrance Scholarships 2015

December 03, 2014
Major Entrance Scholarship competition is open to high school students entering SFU with a minimum of 90% (31 IB points).   These scholarships recognize excellent academic performance and commitment to school and community service, leadership, volunteer activity, the arts or athletics.   Online applications must be received by February 28, 2015.  Please visit...

Staying healthy and fit over the holidays!!

December 02, 2014
Free Swim – Sunday, December 7 at 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Free Skate – Saturday, December 20 at 2:15 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. Wristbands will be given out 30 minutes prior to the session.  Free skate and helmet rentals are available Enjoy a free...

University of Calgary Info Session this Wednesday, Dec. 3rd

December 01, 2014
    University of Calgary Info Session -  Gleneagle Secondary School Place : Career Resource Room Date: Wednesday, Dec. 3 at 3:15 pm Time : 3:15pm – 4:15pm   Everyone is welcome to attend!! See you then!

Winter Weather Announcement

December 01, 2014
Please read the attached message regarding district policies on winter weather and possible school closures.

SHAD Applications coming due

November 26, 2014
All students interested in applying to SHAD the earlier the better to submit your application there is no need to wait till December 11.    FYI admission is based on the overall strength of the application, not when it is submitted.  SHAD prefers applications to be received ASAP, to allow the most...

The Coquitlam School District's 3rd Annual Post-Secondary evening for the Visual Arts, Digital Media, Film and Animation is just around the corner!

November 25, 2014
The event will be held on Wednesday, December 10th, once again at Gleneagle Secondary, 1195 Lansdowne Drive in Coquitlam. Attending Institutions will run simultaneous presentations (about 30 minutes in length), covering program offerings, admission requirements and samples of student work, followed by a 10 minute question period and time to move...

University of Waterloo Information Session at Gleneagle Secondary School

November 25, 2014
Where : Gleneagle Secondary School – Career Resource Room 213 When : Thursday, November 27, 2014 Time: 9 am – 10:30 am If you are considering attending the University of Waterloo, drop in and meet the representative. Everyone is welcome!!

UBC Engineering Department Open House

November 20, 2014
1 to 3pm on Saturday, November 29, 2014 at the UBC’s Vancouver Campus RSVP/More Info: www.engineering.ubc.ca/openhouse (not mandatory but students will receive updates about labs and activities available on the day) Meet UBC Engineering students, esteemed faculty and knowledgeable advisors Explore all 12 programs available and tour our labs...

Westcoast Women in Engineering, Science & Technology Lunch for Grade 10-12 girls

November 20, 2014
  This invitation to your Grade 10-12 girls is an opportunity to talk to and hear presentations by women who are currently studying engineering or young alumnae who are working in the industry. We would like to provide an open forum to enable discussions with and questions to other female students/engineers who...

Capilano Musicals for November & December

November 19, 2014
  Take time to enjoy yourself and attend one or both of these musical events.  I attended one of their musical presentations last year and found it to be very relaxing and pleasant - something for everyone.  For further details on these upcoming events - please open the attached file.

Major Entrance Scholarships due dates are approaching

November 19, 2014
Please open the attached document to review deadline dates for entrance scholarships from local universities and colleges.   You are welcome to bring any enquiries or concerns to Ms. Devlin in the career resource room 213 between 11 am till 4 pm. 

Reminder of Upcoming Information Sessions - November 20, 2014

November 19, 2014
University of Alberta Information Session will be held during the lunch period in the Career Resource Room 213 Thursday, November 20, 2014 UBC Information Session will be held in Gleneagle Library Time: 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm Thursday, November 20, 2014 Everyone is welcome to attend

EVERYONE IS WELCOME TO ATTEND THE CAMP SASAMAT INFORMATION SESSION

November 13, 2014
Don't miss the opportunity to learn more details surrounding Leadership Training and adventure opportunities.  This camp is well-known for their skills training with camp leadership training to prepare students to work for the recreation centres in your community during summer camp time for kids. You will also learn a great deal...

Schulich Leader Scholarships

November 13, 2014
Schulich Foundation      All student Applications Must be Handed In to Gleneagle School Administration by January 6, 2015. High School Students must be nominated by school administration. 2015 application deadlines/important dates? Monday, February 2, 2015 – Deadline for school to submit a Nominee Monday, February 23, 2015 – Deadline for Nominee to...

Drama Class Plays

November 10, 2014
Drama Class Plays  - Thursday, Nov 20, 2014 Come and see some awesome student plays. The evening begins at 6:30pm and will feature 3 class plays. Tickets are $5 for adults, $2 for students/seniors and children under 5 are free.

Free Event - SWEET: Winter Carnival

November 06, 2014
Drop by and meet other high school students at our last teen night of the year. Explore the science centre and join us for live magic demonstrations, carnival food and games, holiday DIY projects and a live science show. Friday, December 19 6:30pm–10pm FREE Tickets will be available soon. This event...

Interested in Policing?

November 05, 2014
The RCMP is offering a “ Police Youth Academy ” for grade 11 and 12 students from April 1 - 9, 2015, inclusive. This program is designed to place the students in a simulated RCMP training environment as well as role-playing the realities of policing. The students that successfully complete each...

Rescheduled Meeting for PSI Event - Student Volunteers

November 05, 2014
Meeting for students who are volunteering to support the PSI Event this Wednesday, November 5th. Time: 5:30 pm Place: Career Resource Room 213

Grad Photos November 18-25

November 04, 2014
Please read the attached flyer for more information on Grad photos, and go to www.artonagroup.com to book omline.

Interested in fast-tracking your education in medicine?

November 04, 2014
Queens University is seeking 10 TALENTED HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS IN CANADA who want a career in medicine.   Queens University Accelerated Route to Medical School (QUARMS) is a unique initiative where 10 extraordinary high school students will be prepared to start school after two years in undergraduate arts, science or computing.  This...

University of Alberta coming to Gleneagle Secondary School

November 04, 2014
All students are invited to attend the Information Session that will be held in the Career Resource Room 213.    Date: November 20, 2014 (Thursday) Time: 11:25am - 12:15pm Bring your questions and your lunch!   The Information Session will provide you with information regarding campus life, residency, programs and prerequisites.

Leadership Students Meeting Monday, November 3, 2014 for volunteering opportunity at the PSI Event November 5th

October 30, 2014
Hello Students,   On Monday, November 3, 2014 at 11:35am, interested students will meet in the Career Resource Room 213.    We will discuss duties, schedules and responsibilities.  You are very important to the smooth operations of our Post Secondary Information evening.    I look forward to meeting you.  Thank you for your co-operation....

Post-Secondary Night at Gleneagle Secondary School

October 30, 2014
The Information Sessions provided by 12 Universities!! Date: Wednesday, November 5, 2014 Parents and students are encouraged to attend.  There will be 12 universities.  There will be two presentations: First Info Session starts at 7:15pm till 7:45pm  Second Info Session starts at 7:50pm - 8:20pm In case you missed the Info...

Exciting Opportunity - apply for SHAD Experience Grades 10, 11 & 12

October 22, 2014
For the booklet drop by the Career Resource Room; further details are found on the SHAD website.  Get the details and apply on-line: www.shad.ca/apply

UBC Pharmaceutical Sciences Information Session for high school students

October 21, 2014
The Faculty also recently launched our new Entry-to-Practice Doctor of Pharmacy program.  This program allows students with two-years of post-secondary experience to enter an engaging, application-based Pharmacy program at UBC. We will be offering an information session, specifically for high school students, to discuss the new program and the...

Interested in Forklift Certification?

October 17, 2014
When: Monday, November 10 and 11 (non-instructional day and stat holiday). The all-day (9.00am - 3.00pm) course is only $199. Location is still to be determined. Class is limited and done on a “first come, first served” basis. Those interested can contact Mr. MacLean at Winslow Centre by phone ( 604-937-6417...

Talon Socks Have Arrived!

October 17, 2014
Talons socks have arrived.. order forms can be picked up from Ms. Anderson in PE office.. or printed off website.. or in main office... ALL SOCK ORDERS DUE BY THURSDAY OCTOBER 22, 2014. COST IS $15.00

Interested in getting your "Occupational First Aid (OFA) - Level 1" certification?

October 17, 2014
When:  Monday, November 10 (non-instructional day). The all-day (8.30am - 4.00pm) course is offered in Burnaby and is only $70. Class is limited to 18 students (first come, first served). Must be at least 16 years old and have government issued photo ID (ex: driver's license or passport). Those interested can...

How to Order School Photos

October 06, 2014
To order school photos, go to www.artonagroup.com , click on Order Online, then click on School Day Photos and then enter Gleneagle and your child's student number.  Please see the attached information brochure from Artona for more information.

Are you a grade 12 wondering about Graduation Transitions?

September 25, 2014
All grade 12s must complete BOTH the GT assignments and the Exit Interview in order to graduate.  See the attachment for details on how to get started. Due date for GT assignments: February 13th, 2015 Email Ms. Horvath when you're done (jhorvath@sd43.bc.ca) Exit Interview Date: April 23rd, 2015 ...

Are you wondering how to complete DPA?

September 25, 2014
All students (grade 9-12) must complete 4 entries per year for Daily Physical Activity.  Students must report out on how and if they've completed 150 minutes of physical activity per week.  See the attachment for more information Students' DPA folders will be assessed as of January 15th (2 of the 4...

Senior Sail Information

September 23, 2014
Senior Sail is Tuesday, September 30. See the attachment for more information.

Grade 9s - Take our Kids to Work Day Nov.5th

September 23, 2014
Wednesday, November 5 is 20 th annual “Take our Kids to Work Day”. This initiative takes place during National Career Week whereby several events will be taking place around the school in support of the theme.   On this day, hundreds of thousands of Grade 9 students will spend the day at...

Grade 9-11 Report Card Message

June 30, 2014
Dear Parent or Guardian: On Wednesday July 2 nd , we will be handing out report cards to students in grades 9 to 11.   The Grade 9 report card distribution will be at 9am, the grade 10 report card distribution will be at 10am and the grade 11 report card distribution...

Report Cards

June 25, 2014
At this time we cannot hand out report cards for students in grades 9-11.  Please check our website and your emails for information as to when report cards will be distributed.  We have scheduled grade 12 report card pick up for Thursday June 26th at 9am.

Important Announcement on Provincial Exams

June 23, 2014
Dear Students, Parents and Guardians, To ensure the quality and validity of marking for Grade 10 and 11 Provincial exams, the Ministry of Education has decided to alter sections of exams that students will have to complete.   ENGLISH 10 Students will complete multiple choice questions in Part A and B of...

Notice From the Superintendent

June 17, 2014
Please read the June 17 letter from Tom Grant, Superintendent of the Coquitlam School District.

Teacher Strike Action

May 22, 2014
Please read the attached letter from Superintendent Tom Grant, regarding the teacher strike action on Wednesday, May 28.

Regular Day on Monday, May 5

May 01, 2014
There will be no early dismissal on Monday, May 5. The day will go from 8:54 am until 3:09 pm.

GRADE 12s: APRIL 30th EXIT INTERVIEWS

April 22, 2014
The lists of assigned Exit Interview rooms are listed in the Counselling area windows. . Wednesday, April 30th is the last day formal day for Exit Interviews . Information on what to include in the Exit Interview is on the GT site (tab on the top left hand side of the...

Talk To Me - April 28, 6:30 PM

April 15, 2014
Gleneagle Secondary School's Leadership Class students are sponsoring an event called "Talk To Me" on April 28. The purpose of this event will be focused on overcoming anxiety and mood disorders. There will be a mix of speakers including Brooke Lewis, Sharon Villars, Chris Eltis, Lee Macpherson, and Anna Goloubova who...

Fun Fair

April 09, 2014
Ecuadorian Fun Fair and Carnival Games from 10 am until 2 pm on April 12. (MPR and field). See attached poster for details :)

Garage Sale

April 09, 2014
Garage sale from 9 am until 1 pm on April 12, with ALL PROCEEDS going towards a Water Well in Equador. Please come out and support this project!

April 11th - First Aid Certification

April 07, 2014
Students who are interested in getting their "Occupational First Aid - Level 1" certification can do so this Friday, April 11 (district Pro-D day). The all-day (8.30am - 4.00pm) course is offered in Burnaby and is only $70. Class is limited to 18 students. Must have government issued photo ID (ex:...

Senior Boys Basketball in Provincial Tournament

March 13, 2014
The Senior Boys Basketball Team won their first game of the provincial tournament 97-34.   Here are some highlights @  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rGkX05p5Q0g   More info @ http://www.langleyeventscentre.com/4ABoysBBall

Workshop for Parents

March 12, 2014
Please see the attached flyer about a workshop for parents on Obsessive Compulsive Disorder.

APPLY NOW FOR DISTRICT ACE-IT PROGRAMS

March 03, 2014
The ACE-IT Program (Accelerated Credit Enrolment in Industry Training) is a collection of, usually, four classes (full semester) in a concentrated trades-based area of studies in a high school and/or college institute. The technical training is a combination of theory-based lessons/exercises and practical work in the classroom. The goal of the...

Graduation Program Presentation

February 12, 2014
Includes information for students going into grades 10,11 &12

New West Youth Police Academy July 7-19

February 03, 2014
Thinking of a career in law enforcement? ​Any grade 11 or 12 students who are interested in this opportunity should consult the site http://www.nwpolice.org/join-nwpd/student-police-academy/ for more information. Applications are due by March 31st. Please email Ms. Horvath if you have any questions.

Incoming Grade 9 Parent information Night

January 10, 2014
January 15th at 7:00 pm in the multi purpose room we will have an information night to help answer parent  questions about the transition from middle school to Gleneagle.

January 27th - Economics for Success Workshop for all Gr.9s

January 06, 2014
All grade 9 students will be participating in the Junior Achievement Economics for Success presentation on Monday, January 27 th as part of the requirements for HCE 9.   Vo lunteers from the business community will lead students through a series of interactive activities exploring success, personal money management, job interview and...

December 20 School is open

December 20, 2013
Schools are open today. Please drive carefully in the school parking lot due to the snow. Just a reminder to parents and students that we have a shortened day today. Classes end at 12:05.

TriCities Multi-Agency Newsletter

December 19, 2013
Various agencies in the TriCities are supporting the mental and physical wellbeing of our youth.  Please read their attached letter

INTRODUCTION TO POLICING COURSE

December 18, 2013
Find out about the real world of policing. Meet the experts and get hands-on experience in police dog services, forensic science, emergency response & front line patrol. Train in basic self-defense techniques. Test your fitness on the RCMP Physical Abilities Requirement Evaluation (PARE) course.   Open to all grade 11 or 12...

Grad photos scheduled for today (November 28th)

November 28, 2013
Grad photos will NOT be happening today. Students who had appointments today will be able to have their appointments on Wednesday December 11 in room 108.  The times for these missed appointments will not change just the date.

Student release

November 28, 2013
At this time, RCMP has advised us that the students will not be able to resume classes at Gleneagle. We will be releasing students to parents from Gleneagle School library immediately. If you are unable to come to Gleneagle to pick up your student, he/she may be released via phone contact...

Lockdown

November 28, 2013
Dear Parents and Guardians :   At approximately 10:15am, Gleneagle Secondary School received a threat.  The school immediately went into lockdown mode and we contacted the RCMP.  At their direction and with their support, we evacuated the school.  We are currently in the process of taking thorough attendance of our school population...

Post Secondary Night for the ARTS is fast approaching!

November 27, 2013
If you are in grade 11 or 12 and are planning or even wondering about a career in Visual Art, Film, Media Arts, Design, Fashion or Animation, then don't miss the Coquitlam District Fine Arts Post-Secondary Night, here at Gleneagle, next Wednesday, December 4th. The event features 17 different presenters from...

COAST 2015 Parent Information Night

November 21, 2013
Parents of grade 9 students interested in learning more about Gleneagle's COAST program are invited to an information night. Wednesday December 11, 2013 (7:00pm-8:00pm in the Library) We will share details about the COAST program, how to apply, and the selection program.

RCMP Youth Academy apps - due date extended to Dec 2nd!

November 14, 2013
The RCMP is offering a Police Youth Academy for grade 11 and 12 students from April 16 to 24, 2014, inclusive. This program is designed to place the students in a simulated RCMP training environment as well as role-playing the realities of policing. The students that successfully complete each phase of...

RCMP Announcement to Reduce Cell Phone Theft

November 05, 2013
Please read the attached document to reduce cell phone theft and increase the chance of having a stolen phone returned.

Take Our Kids to Work Day

October 17, 2013
​All grade 9s will take part in Take Our Kids to Work Day on Wednesday, November 6th. Information will be given out in block 3 classes (Oct 28th or 29th).  contact Ms. Horvath (jhorvath@sd43.bc.ca) if you have questions ...

Talons Gear Ordering Extended

October 02, 2013
Many people missed the deadline for the last round of ordering Talons Gear so we are doing another round.   You can go online and order @ http://talonwear13.itemorder.com with SALE CODE "TALONWEAR13" until October 25th (online it says October 18th but it will be extended until the 25th).      

Grad Photo for the yearbook

September 18, 2013
Any grade 12 student who did not have a photo taken during the grad photo dates in November can have a photo taken on January 8th in room 108.  This is simply a photo for the yearbook and grad composite.  This is not a full grad photo shoot. If students are...

Senior Sail info

September 17, 2013
Grade 12 students and parents looking for information about the up coming Senior Sail should read the attached file.

Senior Sail Tickets Available Thursday September 12th

September 10, 2013
Tickets to the grade 12 Senior Sail event on Thursday September 19th will be available for two days starting Thursday September 12th.  Tickets are $57 each.  Tickets are not sold at the dock.  See more information about Senior Sail on our website under Publications.

School Bus Service

September 05, 2013
Just a reminder to all students who live on Westwood Plateau interested in riding the school bus that you need to fill out a bus application form.  Also the bus pick up times in the mornings are as follows:   Camelback and Plateau 8:10 am Plateau and Chartwell 8:12 am Plateau and...

First Day of School September 3rd

August 21, 2013
The first day of school is September 3rd. Students attend at different times according to their grade on this first day.   9:30 am Grade 12 students report to their wings for timetables and fee payment 11:00 am Grade 10 and 11 students report to their wings for timetables and fee payment...

Senior Girls Volleyball Tryouts

August 21, 2013
Any girls interested in trying out for the Senior girls volleyball team need to attend the tryouts on September 4 and 5 after school in the gym from 3:30 until 5:00 pm.

Talons Athletic Schoolwear Ready for Ordering

July 18, 2013
School wear for September is ready to be ordered. The link is up and running and parents/staff/students can start ordering now @ https://gleneaglespiritwearsept2013.itemorder.com/. Order Deadline is September 23rd @ 11:59 PM.

Grade 11s interested in becoming a millwright:

June 06, 2013
There is an opportunity for you to have your tuition paid for at BCIT in the Industrial Millwright program beginning in January 2014 .   Students earn 20 high school credits .   This career is very well paid with lots of opportunities throughout Canada.   Come see Ms. Horvath in the counseling area...

Grad Dinner and Dance

May 14, 2013
Tickets for Grad Dinner and Dance will be available online at https://gleneagle.inviteright.com/grad2013 starting May 28th. Tickets are $130 (Early Bird price) from May 28th - June 9th and $150 from June 10th- June 14th. Students will not be able to buy tickets until all of their fees are paid and they...

Summer Learning (Summer School)

May 01, 2013
Just a reminder to any students planning on taking a summer learning course this summer, you must create an account with Coquitlam summer learning. Please go to www.summerlearningcoquitlam.ca  for more information on creating an account.

FORKLIFT AND SCISSOR LIFT CERTIFICATION

April 30, 2013
Fork Lift and Walking Stacker Certification is being offered on May 16 th and 17 th   (9am – 3pm).   Scissor Lift Certification will take place on Wednesday May 15 th .   The Forklift certification is $236.25 and the Scissor Lift certification is $94.50 – these are both being offered at a...

Are you interested in getting your Level 1 Occupational First Aid certification?

April 30, 2013
It is tentatively scheduled for Saturday June 1 (full day) and is offered at a discounted rate of $70 for students.   Please contact Ms. Horvath in the counseling area or dmaclean@sd43.bc.ca if you are interested. ...

Grade 11s and 12s. Are you interested in taking a first year drawing course from Emily Carr University next year?

April 24, 2013
  This course is offered at Gleneagle on Tuesday evenings from September 10th to December 17 th and is a 3 credit university course.  Students will also be able to develop their portfolio in this course.  Applications are due on Monday May 6th.    Please see your Art Teacher for further information ....

Summer School Information

April 11, 2013
Summer Learning 2013 ONLINE Registration Dates (Start @ 6:00 a.m.) Grade 10 Credit Courses:   May 7 th to June 28 th Grade 11/12 Credit Courses:   May 9 th to June 28 th Grade 9/10 Remedial: May 21 th to June 28 th (Access code from counsellor required) Grade 8-10 Skill Building:...

Bottle Drive this Wednesday

April 08, 2013
THe Gleneagle Me to We club is holding a bottle drive this Wednesday morning and afternoon. Please see the attached flyer.

Tune into CBC Newsday in BC March 27

March 25, 2013
Youmy Han from Gleneagle is one of 30 student reporters in CBC News Day in BC this year. This Wednesday, March 27th Youmy will be one of the student reporters' taking over the airwaves on CBC TV, radio, online at cbc.ca/bc and in print in The Vancouver Sun.    

Gleneagle Secondary is open for period 2.

March 14, 2013
Power has been restored at Gleneagle. We are asking students to try and make it back to school for period 2.

WOMEN IN TRADES

March 08, 2013
Any girls in grades 9-12 who are interested in a career in trades, please consider signing up for the 2013 Skilled Trades for Women Conference on April 17 th at the Tradex in Abbotsford.   For more information see Ms. Ahooja in the Career Centre (rm. 213) or register at: http://www.skillscanada.bc.ca/swtcpage.aspx...

ACE-IT Applications deadline April 30th

February 26, 2013
Interested in an ACE-IT program?  Sign up by April 30th for next year.  Come see Ms. Horvath in the counseling area or go to the District Career site for application forms. http://www.sd43.bc.ca/CareerPrograms/career/Pages/TradesApprenticeships.aspx

New West Police Dept - Youth Academy

February 20, 2013
This is offered for students in the lower mainland.  It runs during the first two weeks of summer (July 2 - 12).   The deadline for application is Friday, March 15.   See Ms. Horvath in the counseling area for more information or go to http://www.nwpolice.org/join-nwpd/student-police-academy/

BCIT BIG Information Session & Program Expo

February 14, 2013
At the main campus in Burnaby on Wednesday February 27 from 5 to 8pm.  This is a unique opportunity for you to find out more about BCIT’s full-time programs and part-time courses and programs all in one place, at one time.   Please see the Gleneagle’s Career website for more information –...

INTERESTED IN FORK LIFT OR SCISSOR LIFT CERTIFICATION?

February 14, 2013
Interested in Fork Lift Certification?   It takes place on Monday March 18 and Tuesday March 19 and students will also receive certification in a  Walking Stacker.  Scissor Lift Certification will take place on 2 different days - Wednesday March 20th or March 21 st .  For more information see the attachments...

Emergency Preparedness /Lockdown drills

February 08, 2013
Emergency Preparedness /Lockdown drills            The school district has worked with the Coquitlam RCMP and Port Moody police to put in place standard practices for schools to follow in cases where student safety may be at risk. We already have cohesive plans in place in the event of a fire or earthquake...

LEARN A VALUABLE SKILL, GET PAID and GAIN HIGH SCHOOL CREDITS

February 07, 2013
Did you know students who have a job in the trades have a unique opportunity to not only get paid while learning a skill, but they can also get up to 16 credits towards graduation? For each 120 hours of paid work (ex: carpenter, cook, baker, electrician, hardwood floorlayer, mechanic, landscaper…)...

Interested in becoming a SEA, Teacher Assistant or Youth Worker?

February 06, 2013
Douglas College is accepting applications until March 1st for their Classroom and Community Support Program and there are a limited number of reserved seats for SD43 students. Admission requirements include: English 12 “C” or Communications 12 with a “B” Two reference letters. One should come from a high school instructor or...

Grad Comments and Baby Picture Upload now online...

January 23, 2013
Head on over to Gleneagle's my43 Portal (Click on the "Intranet" link in the main navigation bar) to gain access to the Grad Comment and Baby Picture upload links. Remember, this requires your student password to gain access.

BCIT PROGRAM EXPO in Coquitlam January 29th 5-7pm

January 21, 2013
Learn about the various programs BCIT has to offer from full-time programs to part-time courses, get your questions answered by program advisors and speak one-on-one with instructors.  See the attachment on how to register. School of Business 1 School of Computing and Academic Studies 2 School of Construction and...

JANUARY 28th ECONOMICS FOR SUCCESS PROGRAM FOR ALL GRADE 9s

January 17, 2013
Volunteers from the business community will lead students through a series of interactive activities exploring success, personal money management, job interview and planning the future.  A s part of the HCE 9 curriculum, all grade 9s will be participating in the Economics for Success Program from 8:52 - 1:15 on Monday...

Coquitlam Continuing Education

January 11, 2013
Coquitlam Continuing Education offers many academic, high school credit courses during their Night School program at Gleneagle Secondary and Montgomery Centre. Second-semester courses start on February 7 th so register early. Courses are available to adult students – tuition-free* for most students. *Check us out at www.ce43.com for more...

Grades 9, 10 & 11 Parent Information Night on Wednesday February 6th

January 08, 2013
Parents will be provided with information about course, programs and graduation requirements to help with student course selection.  The meeting will be in the Multipurpose Room at 7pm.

Grade 8 Parent Information Night

January 08, 2013
On Wednesday January 16th at 7pm in the Multipurpose Room, we will be hosting a Parent Information Night for parents of grade 8 students who will be coming to Gleneagle next year or are thinking about attending Gleneagle next year.  The meeting will provide information about our school, special programs and...

Grade 12s graduating in January

December 21, 2012
Important dates for GT: January 9th - GT assignments are due Book your Exit Interview date.  This mandatory presentation must take place BEFORE January 16th Email Ms. Horvath @ jhorvath@sd43.bc.ca for more information ...

Vocational Program Opportunity

December 21, 2012
Please look at the attached flyer if you are interested Health Care Assistant Certificate Program.

Information about Parenting Group

December 20, 2012
SHARE’s Youth Substance Use Services program is offering a Parenting Group for parents/caregivers with concerns about their youth's substance use.  This group will begin Monday January 14 th 2013, 6:30-8:30pm and run for 8 weeks, ending March 11th.  Please see the attached flyer.

Early Dismissal

December 20, 2012
Just a reminder that on Friday there is an early dismissal. Please see the attached bell schedule for class times. Students will be finished at 12:05. Students who take the school bus to school are reminded that on Friday the bus will only be running in the morning to bring students...

Extreme Weather information about school closures

December 19, 2012
  The district decision to close schools needs to occur by 6:30 a.m. so that families can plan and make alternate arrangements should schools be closed.  While the District tries to make the best decision with the information we have the weather changes quickly for the worse or for the better.   Schools...

Extreme Weather Information

December 18, 2012
In Case of Inclement Weather In the event of heavy snowfall, ice or high wind, please listen to CBC 690 AM, CKNW 980 AM, or CKWX 1130 AM radio stations for possible school closure information.  In addition, on inclement weather days, school closure information will be posted on the school district...

COAST 2014 Parent Information Meeting

December 12, 2012
Parents of Grade 9 students are invited to attend an inforamtion meeting for COAST 2014. We are meeting on Wednesday Janurary 16th, 2013 in the Library at 7:00pm to 8:00pm. Parents will receive important information and an application package to asist their teen should they wish to apply for COAST 2014....

Attention grade 11s & 12s

December 11, 2012
Registration for Introduction to Policing through Continuing Education is now open.  The cost is $125 and space is limited .  Students will get hands on experience in police dog services, forensic science, emergency response and front line patrol .  See Ms. Ahooja in the Career Centre for more details.

Plumbing and Commercial Painter ACE-IT Programs

December 03, 2012
Attention grade 11 and 12s:   there are spots available these two programs which start the 3 rd week of June and end at the beginning of August.  If you need further information contact Ms. Horvath in the counseling area.

Are you planning on taking the ECE - Early Childhood Education Program at Douglas College next year?

November 23, 2012
Our school district now has reserved seating. Students must first enroll in the Winter Semester and complete the ECED 1110 Course (3 credits): Growth and Development (Infant and Toddler) Thursdays: 18:30-21:20. In order to start the diploma program in September 2013, students must also have completed English 12 with a C...

Post Secondary Night for Visual Arts, Digital Media and Film

November 20, 2012
On Wednesday, Nov. 28th, at 7:00 PM, Gleneagle will be hosting a Post Secondary Night for Grade 11& 12 students from across the Tri-Cities, Burnaby, New Westminster and Maple Ridge/Pitt Meadows school districts. See the attached file for details regarding this event.

Interested in a Career in Policing?

November 05, 2012
The 2013 RCMP Youth Academy is a great opportunity for students to participate in a simulated RCMP training environment for 10 days (March 26 - April 3, 2013). Students will experience a variety of activities that an RCMP Cadet would experience such as: instruction and lectures on law, social and communication...

Post Secondary Night on Wednesday November 7th

October 31, 2012
Parents are invited to attend the Gleneagle Post Secondary Information Night on Wednesday November 7th.  Many BC Post Secondary Institutions will be presenting information about their schools from 7-9pm.  Please see the attached document for more information.

SFU Concurrent Courses

October 30, 2012
Grade 12s can apply now for courses at SFU starting in January.  Attached are the course offerings and application form.  Students should have a 90% average and must consult with their counselor. This  mark will stay on their record.   Needed in the package: an interim transcript,  application form, letter of intent,...

Douglas College Concurrent Courses

October 30, 2012
Grade 12 students can register for University Transfer courses at Douglas College for the Winter term (beginning of January to mid April).   See the attachment for a list of courses.  Necessary forms are in the Career Centre.  The cost per courses $276.60, and $1440 for International Students.

New info on ordering transcripts from the Ministry of Education

October 25, 2012
The Ministry has advised us that they have a new form for ordering Transcripts and Certificates.  The new online ordering information is available at:  www.bced.gov.bc.ca/transcript

Forklift and Scissor Lift Certification

October 24, 2012
Fork Lift Certification takes place on Friday November 9 th and Saturday November 10 th from 9 to 4 and Scissor Lift Certification on Monday November 12 th .   These training sessions take place at 882 Cordova in East Vancouver.  Students need to complete the attached registration form and make the...

Halloween Letter to Parents

October 17, 2012
The Children of the Street Society have given us a letter about Halloween costume appropriateness for students.  Families are encouraged to be thoughtful about what students wear for Halloween.

Nov.7th is Take Our Kids to Work Day for all grade 9s

October 09, 2012
On Novemeber 7th, all grade 9s will NOT attend regular classes.  Instead grade 9s are expected to take part in "Take Your Kids to Work" day.

Math Contest Registration

September 11, 2012
Gleneagle students interested in Mathematics are encouraged to sign up for Math Contests.  Some Canadian and American universities ask for Math Contest scores when students apply for the faculties of Mathematics, Sciences and Computer Sciences.  Reigstrations run until October 5th.  Students need to register by the October 5th deadline to participate....

School Fees and E-Forms

August 22, 2012
Parents and students can now access the online school fee payment option on our school website and fill out e-forms. Attached to this message is our student Wings list (Homeroom list) that will help with online fee payments and e-forms.

Athletic video 2012 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eb3d0D1LQqA

June 21, 2012
Celebrating another year in Athletics

School Board Meeting Postponed

March 05, 2012
The March 6 meeting of the Board of Education has been moved to Tuesday, March 27.

Forklift and Scissor Lift Certification

February 28, 2012
In conjunction with Tradesworks FABSHOP we are offering Forklift Certification and Scissor Lift Certification during Spring Break.  This is a great opportunity for students to become certified and allow themselves to become more marketable when looking for employment.   Forklift Certification
Monday, March 19 and Tuesday, March 20
8:30am to 4:00pm
Cost $188.16 (includes...

"FOOD SAFE - LEVEL 1" certification

February 06, 2012
If you are interested in getting your Food Safe Level 1 certification, then please sign-up with either Mrs. Priestly (room 126) or Mr. MacLean (counseling office).   The course will be run on Tuesday, February 21 and Thursday, February 23 from 3:30pm to 7;30pm .   We are hoping to enrol at least...

Letter from Superintendent Tom Grant about Report Cards

February 01, 2012
Attached is a letter from Superintendent Tom Grant about Report Cards. 

Altered Schedules for January 19 and 20.

January 10, 2012
Students will have a double blocked schedule on January 19th and 20th. In the morning of January 19th they will have period one from 8:54 am until 11:35 am and then period three in the afternoon from 12:30 pm until 3:09 pm. This is to allow for cross-grade or in house...

Grade 8 Parent Night Tuesday January 10th

January 09, 2012
This an information session for parents of Grade 8 students who will be attending  Gleneagle in September 2012. The last half hour of the session will include information about honours classes.   The session will befrom 6:30 pm until 8:00 pm in the Multi Purpose room.

Provincial Exam Schedule for Gleneagle

December 16, 2011
Attached is the schedule for Provincial exam here at Gleneagle. Please note that all exams are e-exams this year and will be in our school computer labs. Students should be looking carefully at the schedule to see when and where they are scheduled to write their exams.

Inclement Weather (Snow)

November 21, 2011
Inclement Weather  In the event of heavy snow, ice or extreme temperatures, a decision on school closures will take place as soon as possible after 6:00 a.m. that day.   ·          Check the district website at www.sd43.bc.ca beginning shortly after 6:00 a.m. ·          Be sure to hit...

Senior Girls Basketball Poinsettias Fundraiser

November 09, 2011
Please see the attached notice about a holiday fundraiser to support the Senior Girls Basketball team.

RCMP 2012 Youth Academy

October 26, 2011
Any student who is considering a career in Policing should see Mr. MacLean (or the attached .pdf) for an application package to the “ RCMP 2012 Youth Academy” .   The program is designed to place students in simulated RCMP training environments and will involve role-playing in the realities of policing.   This...

Grad photo sessions for Grade 12 Students

October 14, 2011
Students in grade 12 can book a session with our photgraphy company for their grad photos. Please click on the link below to go to Artona's online booking site. You will need to select Gleneagle secondary and than follow the directions provided.   http://www.artonagroup.com/schools    

Information for Parents around Appropriate Halloween costumes

October 12, 2011
Please see the attached information around Appropriate Halloween costumes from the Children of the Street Society.

Interim Report Cards will not be sent home October 13

October 06, 2011
Due to job action interim report cards will not be sent home October 13.

Parent Teacher Interviews

September 30, 2011
Parent teacher interviews have been postponed due to job action.

Senior Girls Basketball Car Wash Fundraiser

September 20, 2011
Sr. girls basketball is having a car wash at the school in front of the building Thursday September 22 from 2:45 until 4:30 pm. Bring your cars early and get a wash! Car wash by donation.

Second Day Schedule

September 02, 2011
All students need to report to Wings on Wednesday September 7 in the morning at 8:54. Students will be in wings/homeroom until 9:04 and then they will attend their scheduled classes.

Girls Volleyball at Gleneagle

September 02, 2011
Any girls interested in trying out for volleyball this year should plan on attending the first practice/tryout on Wednesday September 7 in the gym from 3:15 pm till 5:00 pm. This is for girls in Grade 9, 10, 11, and 12.

The Courage to Parent

August 15, 2011
The Tri-City Transitions Society is currently accepting names for an upcoming 4-week parenting group.   Has your family been impacted by domestic?   Do you have a child between 13-18 years of age?   The Courage to Parent group is a free 4-week parenting group designed for parents to share experiences and learn more...

Rugby Awards Banquet

June 03, 2011
girls and boys rugby teams annual pot luck dinner and awards night. 5:30pm Multi Purpose Room

Exam schedule for June 2011

June 02, 2011
Please find attached the exam schedule for June 2011. If students have conflicts with exams they need to talk to their teachers ASAP.

Earn College & High School credits at the same time!

May 25, 2011
Douglas College is offering an “ Across The Lifespan ” course for students going into grade 11 and 12 next September.  This course will be of interest to students that want to work in Education, Health and Human Services and Community Programs that involves options for children and youth with disabilities...

The Breakfast Club now playing

May 17, 2011
The show opens Wednesday May 18 at 7pm and runs until Friday.  Next week we are also performing on Wednesday May 25 and Thursday 26. Tickets are only $4.  If you liked the movie, you’ll love the play! Come and check it out.  For those of you who have never heard...

Friday May 20th

May 16, 2011
Just a reminder that Friday May 20th is a regular school day. It is not a Pro-D day. The date was changed and the pro-d day happened in April.    

Families Promoting Employment workshop

May 05, 2011
Simon Fraser Society for Community Living 2 part Families Promoting Employment First sessions are scheduled for Thursday, May 12 th , 2011 and Thursday,May 19 th , 2011. If you would like to register, please email Cathy Anthony at canthony@sfscl.org or call her at 604-525-9494 . ...

Grad Conduct Letter to Parents

April 29, 2011
Attached is a letter from our school board chair Melissa Hyndes outlining the behavioural expectations that we have of our graduating class as the school year ends.

Summer Learning

April 14, 2011
If you are planning on taking Summer Learning courses, you will be asked to provide citizenship and/or residency documentation as part of the account approval process.  Please read the attachment for the documentation that needs to be provided to our main office.     Please visit www.summerlearningcoquitlam.ca  for information about Summer...

PAC Meeting changed

February 02, 2011
THe February PAC meeting has been moved from February 22nd to February 21st at 7:00 pm in the library.

Pro-D date change

January 10, 2011
Please Note this Date Change—Pro D day moved from May 20, 2011 to April 20, 2011 After a great deal of thoughtful consideration and discussions, in order to have the whole staff participate in professional development session by Ruth Sutton, a world-renowned expert on formative assessment strategies, we need to make...

District Budget Presentations

January 06, 2011
Please see the attached info about the School District 43 public meetings for input into the 2011-2012 budget.

Calendar correction

December 17, 2010
Please note that Second semester classes start January 31st not February 1st.   There is an error in the calendar in the student agendas and fridge magnets.

January 2011 Exam Schedule

December 15, 2010
Attached is a PDF copy of the January 2011 exam schedule.

Early Dismissal December 17th

December 09, 2010
On the last day of classes before Winter break we will be running an altered bell schedule for the day. Students will be dismissed at 12:10 pm on December 17th. Attached is the bell schedule for the day. 

District 43 Gymnastics RAFFLE!

December 02, 2010
District 43 Gymnastics Raffle Eyeris Creative Photography by Jen Bajic http://www.eyerisphotography.ca Greater Vancouver Portraiture for Babies, Children and Families Win a Photography session!  ($125.00 Value) Tickets: 1 for $5.00 or 3 for $10.00 Please see Lynne Kennett in the main office to purchase tickets Draw Date: Friday, Dec. 17th...

Thursday November 25 Gleneagle is open today!

November 25, 2010
Gleneagle is open today!

Interested in a Career in Policing?

November 09, 2010
Any grade 11 or 12 student who is interested in becoming a police officer should apply for the RCMP Youth Academy running from April 21 to 29, 2011 (inclusive) . This program is designed to place the students in a simulated RCMP training environment as well as role-playing the realities of...

Inclement Weather

November 01, 2010
In the event of heavy snow, ice or extreme temperatures, a decision on school closures will take place as soon as possible after 6:00 a.m. that day.  Parents should follow the points below to findout about school closures due to weather.   ·   Check the district website at www.sd43.bc.ca...

"Take our Kids to Work Day" - Wed., Nov. 3

November 01, 2010
Wednesday, November 3 is 16th annual “Take our Kids to Work Day”. This initiative takes place during National Career Week whereby several events will be taking place around the school in support of the theme.   We, at Gleneagle, are asking all parents to accept your Grade 9 sons and daughters into...

SFU Tour information

October 08, 2010
Grade 12 students interested in a tour of SFU.   The university is holding a supertour on October 16 th .   10:00am - 1:00pm (arrive early for registration, beginning at 9:15)   Event Overview: * Introductions and Student Life Keynote * Program/Faculty Q&A Session * Snacks and Tour (with student guides) * Faculty...

District 43 Gymnastics Fundraiser!

October 05, 2010
When: Sunday, November 21st 4pm-5:30pm Where: John B Pub in Coquitlam What: Burger and Beverage $15.00 How: Purchase your ticket from Rose in the office!  Thank-You for your support!  Hope to see you there!

Athletics Team Registration - Spring Season 2011

September 13, 2010
Any student participating in Gleneagle Athletics,must sign up through this system (Karelo.com). PARENTS must create user name and complete the forms in order to give consent. If you have used the system before, your previously created user name is still valid. Payment of athletic and sports fees is by credit card...

September 7th start times

August 26, 2010
Grade 9 (9:30 a.m.) Student Welcome Assembly in the Gym Grade 10 - 9:00 am  report to Wings Grade 11 - 10:00 am report to Wings Grade 12 - 1:00 pm report to Wings

September Back to school information

August 26, 2010
Attached is the back to school Newsletter and information for the upcoming September 7th start of the 2010-2011 school year. As well you can find attached the 2010-2011 Student - Parent Agreement form and our Bus Fundraiser Pledge Form.    

New Bell Schedule for the 2010-2011 School Year

July 14, 2010
Please see the attached file (pdf) for the new bell schedule. If you have difficulty viewing this file, please call the school.

Summer School Courses Still Available

June 21, 2010
Tuiton Free Summer Learning 2010 Registration All  face to face courses continue to sign up online until June 30th at 3pm. Registration for full credit online courses ends June 24th at midnight as online classes start June 28th. Registration for Remedial High School Credit Courses, Canadian Studies 10 and Composition 11...

Grad DVD on sale now...

June 20, 2010
Download the attached order form, and bring payment to the office. Orders received prior to Thursday afternoon will be ready for pick-up with report cards (June 29th).

Practice Exams

June 08, 2010
Any students wanting to access practices exams can do so by using the link below to the Ministry of education's website.   http://www.bced.gov.bc.ca/exams/search/    

Exam Week

June 03, 2010
Exams start June 21 and the last day of exams is June 29. Attached is the June exam schedule. Please note there are two pages of the schedule a morning and afternoon page.

Spring Break for next year!

April 22, 2010
Parent, student and community input is being sought for possible changes to the local School Calendar for the 2010/11 school year. Please respond to the survey at www.sd43.bc.ca by noon April 29.  

PAC Excutive Elections May 18th, 2010

April 15, 2010
The PAC Excutive elections will be May 18th at 7:00 pm in the school library. Attached is the nomination form. All members of the Gleneagle parent community are invited to put in a form for nomination and to attend this important PAC meeting.

CPVPA 9th annual in motion for Cancer Research

April 09, 2010
9 th Annual CPVPA   - In Motion for Cancer Research     Please find attached information about the 9th annual CPVPA  in motion for Cancer Research.  It is taking place Sunday April 25th, 2010 at 9:00 am at Terry Fox Secondary. Online pledges can be made using the following link: http://canadiancancersociety.kintera.org/faf/donorReg/donorPledge.asp?ievent=304010&lis=1&kntae304010=ACA8DFF5F64C4E4DACAB20A6B27361B0&supId=0&team=3362126  

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