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Terry Fox Secondary School
School District No. 43 (Coquitlam)
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Wall of Fame

September 29, 2017
​Each year Terry Fox Secondary recognizes individuals or groups who have through their performance, conduct and achievement earned credit and honour for themselves and for Terry Fox Secondary School.  These exceptional public examples will serve to inspire future graduates to demonstrate grit, character and to make outstanding contributions to the community.
Nominees...
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Grad Portrait Sitting Time Appointment Bookings Begin Now!

September 29, 2017
​Sittings are by appointment only and can be booked online at www.lifetouch.ca/vancouver. A $50 fee is payable to the photographer at the time of your sitting and will include 15 color previews, 11/14 Composite photograph, 11x14 vinyl diploma folder. Your grad photo will be for inclusion in the yearbook and wall...
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Go ENG Girl

September 27, 2017
The Faculty of Applied Sciences at Simon Fraser University
invites girls (grades 7 – 10) and their parents/guardians to
learn more about the wonderful world of engineering.
Please join us for this free event where girls will have fun
participating in a hands-on activity while parents learn
about the possibility of engineering as a career choice...
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More Grad Info

September 20, 2017
Grads! Please join the TFS G18 Announcements & Pics group ASAP! Link here: bit.ly/terryfoxg18 . Thank you. 
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Grad Clothing

September 18, 2017
Grad clothing will be on sale out of the conference room at lunch from September 20 th – September 29 th .​
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Terry Fox Clothing

September 16, 2017
Buy your 2017 Terry Fox  Spirit wear at the Terry Fox Secondary Spirit Store, tfs2017.itemorder.com/
Online orders will be taken until 3pm on October 6, 2017 ​
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Grade 12 Senior Sail

September 13, 2017
​ When? Monday, September 25, 2017. Tickets go on sale beginning Tuesday, September19th.
What do I get for $40? Bus transportation to and from downtown Vancouver (Foot of Denman St) docks, 3 hour cruise on the MV Britannia (at the foot of Denman Street), DJ and dancing, and a great time...
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Graduation Dogwood Diplomas

August 09, 2017
​Students can pick up their Graduation Dogwood Diplomas at the school during school hours.
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Timetables

August 09, 2017
​Grade 10-12 students will be given their timetables the first day of school during homeroom. Grade 9 students will receive their timetable on the first Orientation day, August 31st, 9:00am. If Grade 9 students are unable to attend the first Orientation day, they will receive them on the second Orientation day,...
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School Startup Information

August 09, 2017
​Have you registered for eNews where you can find out about important dates, start times, supply lists, textbooks and much more? You can do so at this link. You can also download the lastest eNews by clicking on this link. Our eNews goes out regularly to update you on the latest...
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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.

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Student Raven News

May 19, 2017
​Students in the English Department have put together a Raven's Newspaper. Check out this amazing  final version.
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Awards Night -

May 17, 2017
​ Honour Roll and Grand Honour Roll for this year is posted within this announcement. Please contact your child's counsellor if you have any questions regarding this list. Awards Night is Wednesday, June 7th at 7:00pm in the Terry Fox Gym. This date is just around the corner. We will be honouring our...
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Grade 9 Immunization Letter To Parents From Fraser Health

May 17, 2017
​Grade 9 is the last year vaccines are offered in the school setting. Public Health encourages families to review their child’s vaccine records to ensure all of the provincially recommended vaccines have been received up to this age. See full letter attached below. Grade9ImmunizationLetterToParentsApril2017.pdf
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Rock The Fox on May 17th & 18th

May 10, 2017
​ Terry Fox Rock School would like to invite you to our Rock the Fox 2017 Spring Concerts on Wednesday and Thursday, May 17th & 18th at 7pm. Tickets are only $5 each and can be purchased from our rock school students, music office, or at the doors at 6:30pm prior...
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Try/CATCH Conference for Women

April 25, 2017
​Women in Computing Science group (WiCS) at SFU is hosting their annual outreach event, Try/CATCH, on Saturday, May 13th. This is a completely free, one-day event for high school girls of all skills levels to come to the Burnaby campus and participate in workshops in programming and robotics. Lunch will be provided, and there will be a panel discussion featuring women in the...
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Terry Fox Grad Rings

April 04, 2017
​ Below is a link to the online ring designer, Jostens is offering $40 off for 2017 Grads that order online until end of June. TERRY FOX GRAD RINGS
 
 
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After Grad Bottle Drive - April 22nd

March 31, 2017
​ After Grad is set up for Biggar Bottle Depot at 2577 Kingsway Avenue, Port Coquitlam for those that would like to drop off bottles prior to our bottle drive April 22nd 2017 , (9:00am - 4:00pm) in the parking lot at Terry Fox Secondary. Those dropping off bottles just need...
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Pappa Leo's Pizza Night Fundraiser

March 31, 2017
​ Tuesday, April 11, 2017
10% of the sales from the PoCo location will be donated to the Terry Fox After Grad 2017
Pick Up: 3237 Coast Meridian Road, Port Coquitlam
Call to order:  604-941-7374 ...
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Grade 9,10,11 Parent Programming Night - Feb 9th

February 08, 2017
Will be held in the Terry Fox Theatre from 6:30pm to 9:00pm. Hockey Academy Presentation begins at 6:30pm
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 Life After Fox – Post Secondary Presentation

February 07, 2017
 On Wednesday, February 22nd from 7:00 to 8:30pm several Terry Fox alumni will share their personal experience at University and offer valuable advice on being a University student. Hear firsthand from actual students about what Post-Secondary life is like and receive valuable advice for a successful transition to Post-Secondary. There will...
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Dollar and Cents

January 23, 2017
RBC is hosting a financial Literacy program for parents of teenagers Thursday, Jan 26, 2017, 7:00-8:30pm at Terry Fox Library. This advice event is going to be focused on teaching parents simple impactful ways to help parents teach their children about financial literacy and managing their money, which we know is...
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Grade 11 Female Students - UBC Engineering

January 11, 2017
​UBC Engineering is offering a free one day workshop for female students in Grade 11 interested or curious about engineering. This is an all day workshop at UBC on January 28 and you can register at http://engcite.engineering.ubc.ca/events/engineering-explorations/ee11/
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UBC Engineering Physics Event

January 11, 2017
​Sunday Jan 29th, 2017, 11am-3pm, Lab tours, student discussion, and light refreshments. UBC Engineering Physics is inviting talented and motivated high school students and their parents to a free orientation event where they can visit our research and teaching facilities, meet students and faculty, and discover the unique breadth and opportunities...
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Semester Turnaround Week Schedule - January 23rd - February 3rd

January 04, 2017
​The following document outlines our schedule for Terry Fox incoming grade 9 students and current grade 9-12 students. SemesterTournaroundWeek2017.jpg
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Legal Beagle Tournament

January 03, 2017
The annual Legal Beagle Tournament will be held in the Terry Fox gym Thursday, January 5th, first game beginning at 3:15pm and last game is Saturday, January 7th at 7:30pm. See full schedule on the link below.​ LegalBeagle2017Tournament.pdf
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Senior Winter Ball - December 7th

November 22, 2016
​ Grade 11 and 12 students are invited to attend the Terry Fox Winter Ball on December 7th. Tickets go on sale November 24th till 28th. Students are expected to be in full attendance during the day to attend Winter Ball. All school rules apply to all students.   Fox Students are...
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Computer and Robotics Workshop

November 22, 2016
​The Computer and Robotics Program at SD43 Confucius Institute will have a free workshop on Saturday, November 26 at Winslow Center (1100 Winslow Ave, Coquitlam) from 2:00 - 4:00 pm. The workshop will have one of B.C.'s experienced STEM teachers Henry Ho giving a lecture on Robotics Programming using the VEX...
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Millennium Conference

November 15, 2016
An amazing opportunity for all Terry Fox students who are interested in exploring Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM). On Nov. 26th, Millennium is hosting a day long conference, ‘TechCon’, at Launch Academy to bring the world of STEM to BC students! Millennium is a youth-led not-for-profit organization that has chapters in...
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Grad Photos

October 31, 2016
​Our records indicate that MANY Grade 12 students have NOT yet booked a Grad photo sitting. All Grade 12 students MUST book a sitting and have their photo taken. This photo is required to compile our graduation composite and is your photo to be included in this year's yearbook. Even if...
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Girls Expoloring Physics workshop

October 28, 2016
The Department of Physics at Simon Fraser University is pleased to invite female students in grades 9 and 10 to our Girls Exploring Physics workshop on Saturday, November 19 , 2016 at our Burnaby Campus. Information on how to register is posted on the Girls Exploring Physics website:
 
www.sfu.ca/physics/outreach/girls-physics.html ​​ ​​...
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Parent Teacher Interviews - November 8th

October 28, 2016
​Parents and guardians are able to sign up for Parent Teacher Interviews for Tuesday, November 8th. There will be a shortened day schedule on November 8th as follows: Block A - 8:00-8:55am
Block B - 9:00-9:55am
Block C - 10:00-10:55am
Break: 10:55-11:10am
Block D - 11:15-12:10pm
Block E - 12:15-1:10pm You...
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Power of Ideas Tour

October 24, 2016
Power of Ideas Tour is coming to Terry Fox Secondary. You can be a part of this exciting event by clicking here​ or going to www.csukainnovation.com
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Terry Fox Clothing is Now on SALE!

September 30, 2016
​Purchase Fall 2016 school clothing online with our merchandise supplier directly ​ https://terryfox.itemorder.com ​ Sales end October 20th or until supplies last.
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Terry Fox School Run Day

September 29, 2016
http://www.tricitynews.com/news/terry-fox-secondary-runs-for-port-coquitlam-hero-1.2354641 Today was the Terry Fox School Run day.  Thanks to Laura Menard for organizing this event and to everyone who was out there helping or participating in the run!   It was a great event. “Toonies for Terry” raised just under $700 today and we now stand at $4300 for...
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Go ENG Girl

September 29, 2016
​SFU event for Grades 7-10 The Faculty of Applied Sciences at Simon Fraser University invites girls (grades 7 – 10) and their parents/guardians to learn more about the wonderful world of engineering. Please join us for this free event where girls will have fun participating in a hands-on activity while parents...
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National Science Tour Heads to Terry Fox Secondary

September 26, 2016
Terry Fox will be hosting The Power of Ideas Tour, a hands-on display featuring insights into physics and the latest theories about the universe. Two years ago, Terry Fox secondary physics teacher Edward Csuka got to rub shoulders with leading  Canadian theoretical physicists. Now, he wants his students and the community...
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Dogwood Diplomas for Grads Have Arrived at Terry Fox

August 16, 2016
​As of today, grad students can pick up their diplomas Monday to Friday 8:00am to 3:00pm
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Student Timetable Changes Schedule

August 16, 2016
​Students timetable reviews (if necessary) are as follows: Grade 12 Only - August 30th, 8:30 - 3:30pm
Grade 10 & 11 Only - August 31st, 8:30 - 3:30pm
Grade 9 Only - September 1st, 8:30 - 3:30pm
Grade 9-12 - September 2nd, 8:30 - 3:30pm Students should take advantage of these...
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Registration and Course Handbook 2016-2017 School Year

July 15, 2016
We will be scheduling new students during the week of August 29th from Monday through to Thursday, September 1st. You will need to make sure your child is withdrawn from their previous school,  fill in a registration form , bring completed form and necessary documents to the school and have an idea of what elective courses...
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June 2016 Ministry Exam Results

July 14, 2016
​Students will be able to find out their ministry exam results which should be ready by the end of July  from the following link: https://www.bced.gov.bc.ca/exams/tsw/tsw/student/welcome.jsp Ministry June Exam Bulletin
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Grade 9 Orientation Days - Sept 1st and 6th

July 14, 2016
​ Link Leaders from Terry Fox Secondary will be calling every Grade 9 student with a LISTED phone number to welcome them to Terry Fox and answer any questions they might have and remind them of there are two orientation days, September 1st at 10:00am and another followup day September 6th at 10:00...
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International School Testing

July 14, 2016
​Please call the school to book an appointment for testing August 29th and 30th. Appointments will be held 11:30am to 1:30pm
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Office 365 Users

June 21, 2016
Office 365 will be moving to a Canadian datacenter over the summer. This move means that all students will get new accounts and students will need to back up any files they currently have stored on OneDrive for education.
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Want2Work.com

June 16, 2016
We have officially launched! Thanks for your patience and we are proud to announce we are are open for business! Calling all workers and employers! www.Want2Work.com If you are a student, unemployed, employed, part-time or full-time, a freelancer, a person with disabilities, or semi-retired, we want to be your stage to...
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Node and Nodebots Meetup

June 15, 2016
You are invited to a Meetup. Terry Fox is hosting a Node and Nodebots Meetup on June 29th at 5pm in room 230. All skill levels are welcome to attend and there is no cost to attend. See the link for details of the event. http://www.meetup.com/Port-Coquitlam-Node-and-NodeBots-Meetup/
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Awards Night Pictures

June 15, 2016
LIFETOUCH Canada was taking pictures at our awards night and athletic awards. Please visit the following site to see and possibly purchase photos. www.lifetouchevents.com Password: terryfoxsecondary2016
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Awards Night - Wednesday, June 8th

June 07, 2016
Awards Night is this Wednesday for all our award winners and their families. We ask that students arrive 6:15 - 6:30pm to get organized in classrooms beforehand. Level 1 is 1-2 awards, Level 2 is 3-4 awards and Level 3 is 5+ awards. Updated Level Lists will be available at the...
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New Curriculum Changes For BC Schools

June 07, 2016
See attached documents regarding the new curriculum changes that will affect students.
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Drop Database

March 02, 2016
Drop Database is a group of 5 students in grade 11 who are competing in the technovation challenge (technovationchallenge.org). They are developing an app and require feedback on their concept. Please click the link below to fill in their survey. The survey will take 1-3 minutes to complete. www.surveymonkey.com/r/7S5SJ68 ...
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Tech 5

March 02, 2016
Tech 5 is a group of grade 9 and 12 students who have entered the Technovation Challenge (technovationchallenge.org). They are developing an app and require feedback on their concept. Please click the link below to fill in their survey. The survey will take 1-3 minutes to complete. docs.google.com/forms/d/1I5VpDUEq9wY2E-Zi3DXs5l6wWPIg7JiReiD1YZ5a66o/viewform
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Grade 12 Transcript Verification

March 02, 2016
It is that time of the year when it is imperative that students review their Grad status and confirm that their transcript is accurate. Read letter from the Superintendent for more explanation. Here is the process: Grade 12 Students will be called down to the Library this Monday and Tuesday,...
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Computer Club

February 26, 2016
A new Computer Club has started at Terry Fox. They are meeting Tuesday and Thursday in room 230 at lunch. Two students will be teaching the club members C++ and preparing for the Waterloo Computer Contest.
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Grad Rings

February 19, 2016
If you are interested in ordering a Grad ring they will be available in the commons for viewing and ordering on March 1/2 from 12 - 1pm.
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Mandatory HACE Sessions For Grade 9 Students

January 22, 2016
List of Groups organized by Girls and Boys
There are Health And Career Education (HACE) sessions for Grade 9 students during exam week. Monday, January 25. All grade 9 students will report to the gym at 12:30 pm and find their homeroom. Students will receive their HACE assignment.
Attendance will be...
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Coding Club for Girls

January 19, 2016
Learn computer coding skills at your pace with BCIT instructors Colleen Penrowley and Rana Al-Sammarraie. For girls ages 8 to 18. Older teens will learn coding, but can also help to mentor younger students. When: Saturdays, January 30 - March 5; 10:30 am - 12:00 pm Where: City Centre Branch -...
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After Grad Pub Night

January 12, 2016
After Grad Pub Night at the Cat and Fiddle - Saturday, February 20, 2016 6-10pm Tickets on sale now - $20 for choice of veg, beef or chicken burger, fries or salad and beer, wine or hi ball Please contact Stacy at s.hemmerling@hotmail.com for tickets, to donate a prize or be...
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Grade 8 Parent Night Tuesday, January 19 6:30 p.m.

January 06, 2016
Location: Theatre
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SFU Applied Science Presentation

December 14, 2015
SFU Applied Sciences will be doing a presentation in room 203 on Thursday Dec. 17 at lunch. The presentation will be given by three former Terry Fox students and current SFU computer science and engineering science undergraduate students. They will explain what is computer and engineering science as well as talk...
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SIAT from SFU

December 08, 2015
The School of Interactive Arts and Technology (SIAT) from SFU will be doing a presentation on Friday December 11 at lunch in room 203. Come and find out more about this unique program at SFU.
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REMINDER Yearbook only GRAD PHOTOS Monday and Tuesday December 7 and 8

December 04, 2015
Gentlemen, please bring/wear a collared dress shirt (and tie if you have one)
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Codecreate - An Hour of Code Event

November 17, 2015
Codecreate is a day-long event in your community where students will learn how to code alongside two dozen experienced mentors for free. Students just have to bring their own laptops and an open mind for the event, and we'll take care of the teaching and lunch! This year's Codecreate will take...
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Endeavour Conference

November 17, 2015
On Nov. 28th, Science Expo BC is hosting a day long conference, ‘Endeavour’, at Hilton Vancouver Metrotown to bring the world of STEM to BC students! This conference is for ​ students in Gr. 10-12 who are interested in exploring Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM). For more information, go to: http://bc.science-expo.org/...
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Legacy Fashion Show - November 18th

November 16, 2015
Our 2016 Grad Legacy Group is hosting a fashion show and silent auction on Wednesday, November 18th. Doors open at 6:30pm. Tickets are $10 and proceeds go to this year's Legacy Project. Over 40 students and staff are involved in this incredible production. Casual and formal wear, including grad dresses and...
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UBC Engineering Open House

November 11, 2015
UBC Engineering is having an open house on Saturday November 28th from 10am - 4pm. Go to engineering.ubc.ca/openhouse for more information or click here.
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2016 Grad Assembly

November 05, 2015
2016 Grad students attended an assembly where they were given the following information. Please download the attached documents to see this important grad information.
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Grade 9 Take Your Kids To Work Day

November 03, 2015
November 4th is Grade 9 Take Your Kids To Work Day. Grade 9 students that are participating in going to work with with their parents should have submitted a form with parent's signature. If you haven't already done so, please download the attached form and email it to the Terry Fox...
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Grade 9 Take Your Kids To Work Day

November 03, 2015
November 4th is Grade 9 Take Your Kids To Work Day. Grade 9 students that are participating in going to work with with their parents should have submitted a form with parent's signature. If you haven't already done so, please download the attached form and email it to the Terry Fox...
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Technovation Challenge

November 03, 2015
Technovation Challenge is a global technology entrepreneurship competition for girls in middle and secondary school. Girls are challenged to develop a mobile phone app, build a company to launch the app, and to pitch their plan to experts. Fr more information, go to www.technovationchallenge.org We are recruiting a team of girls...
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Office 365 for Students

October 30, 2015
Please note that students will receive a Consent for storage and access of information outside Canada (Office 365 for Education) form along with their report cards during Thursday, October 29th Homeroom. School District #43 will now provide students with web-based access to Microsoft Office 365 for Education (i.e. Word, Excel, Powerpoint,...
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Terry Fox on Twitter

October 27, 2015
Follow us on Twitter @TerryFox43
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Terry Fox School Clothing On Sale NOW!!

October 07, 2015
Shop Online for the month of October 2015!! See link below https://terryfox15.itemorder.com/sale
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PAC Meeting - September 23rd at 7pm

September 15, 2015
Elections for this year's PAC will be held in the Terry Fox Library at 7:00pm. We need volunteers!
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First Day of School - September 8th

August 24, 2015
All students come to school Tuesday, September 8th. Grade 9 second orientation is at 10:00am, Grade 10 to 12s report to Homeroom at 1:00pm. Homerooms will be posted around the school. First day of classes begin for all grades Wednesday, September 9th.
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Grade 9 Orientation - September 3rd

August 24, 2015
Grade 9s are being phoned by student Link Crew to welcome them to Terry Fox and inform them of the Grade 9 Orientation on September 3rd at 10:00am. They will meet at the front of the school where they will be led to their groups.
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Grad Commencement Parking Information

June 17, 2015
Special Graduation Parking for Terry Fox Secondary School $6.00 for 6 hours of parking (starting from the time you purchase your ticket) at the Parkade nearby the Orpheum Theatre. 1. Metropolitan Towers - 930 Seymour Street, Vancouver BC (Entrance beside Nesters Market and Starbucks) 2. Choose your parking stall and remember...
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Commencement - June 22nd at 7:00pm Orpheum Theatre

June 12, 2015
Download the file attached to this announcement for the key information for Graduates and their family.
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Please come and celebrate AWARDS night!

June 09, 2015
We would love to see you help us celebrate the hard work and dedication of so many of our students!! All are welcome!
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Provincial Exams - June 2015

June 08, 2015
See attached document for Exam Schedule and Instructions. Exam Rooms will be posted at the school.
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Awards Night - June 10th

June 02, 2015
Awards Night is next Wednesday, June 10th. Attached is a list of students that will be receiving awards during this evening event beginning at 7:00pm. Students should arrive between 6:30 - 6:45pm in order to get organized into their groups. The Awards Night invites are in the office. Please look on...
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Fraser Health Announcement UPDATE

April 10, 2015
Fraser Health nurses will be back at Fox on Monday, April 13th, from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. They will meet with all students who did not meet with them today. They will also meet with those students who told them they would bring their immunization documentation on Monday.  Immunizations will...
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Fraser Health Announcement

April 09, 2015
Dear Parents and Students, Today Fraser Health informed us that we have had a confirmed case of the measles at Terry Fox. Our students and staff may have been exposed to the measles while at Fox between March 30 and April 2, 2015. Fraser Health issued a five page document outlining...
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Parent Teacher Interview Schedule April 15

April 08, 2015
Block A: 8:00 - 8:55 a.m. Block B: 9:00 - 9: 55 a.m. Block C:  10:00 - 10:55 a.m. Nutrition Break: 10:55 - 11:10 a.m. Block D:   11: 15 a.m - 12:10 p.m. Block E:    12:15 p.m. - 1:10 p.m.
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Cross Catchment Begins February 6th

February 06, 2015
Cross Catchment Forms are available online on the School District website here: http://www.sd43.bc.ca/Pages/default.aspx  
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Important Provincial Exam Information

January 29, 2015
  Important information about provincial exams STUDENTS:   PLEASE CHECK YOUR EXAM ROOM LOCATION ORGANIZED ALPPHABETICALLY   BY YOUR LAST NAME   exam location lists are posted on   the office windows and around the school.   Be sure you know what room you are supposed to report to 20 min before the official exam start. Bring...
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Youth Must Rock Fundraiser

January 26, 2015
Terry Fox Rock School is presenting the Youth Must Rock Fundraiser this Friday our Terry Fox Theatre at 7pm. This fundraiser is in support of our community's Minnekhada Middle School "Must Rock" program. Our goal is to raise enough money to purchase several new rock instruments for Mr. David Erickson's rock...
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Welcome Grade 8 Parents and Students!!

January 19, 2015
Please sign up for eNews by clicking on the eNewletter button on the front of our website. Doing so, will help get you important dates and information for September 2015 along the way. Some important dates so far: Jan. 20 – Future Grade 9 Parent Information Night @ 6:30 -7:30 p.m....
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2015-2016 Course Programming Booklet

January 19, 2015
Check out the new course planning booklet!
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New International and EAL Students

January 12, 2015
We will be testing all NEW International and EAL students on Wednesday, Feb 4 from 10.00 a.m-2 p.m in the library.
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Enchantment Project For Grads 2015

January 09, 2015
The Enchantment Project's objective is to support grad students of SD43 going through financial hardship so they can obtain formal Grad attire for boys and girls without cost. Deadline to apply for assistance is January 23rd 2015. Students need to see their counselor with the attached referral form filled out as...
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Provincial Exams - February 2nd-5th 2015

January 08, 2015
Students will need to remember to bring photoID (go-card or driver's license), pens, pencils and erasers. Calculators, if needed for Math/Science are acceptable but will be first checked by invigilators. Students will be asked to refrain from bringing unapproved electronic devices such as cell phones to their exams. Please remind them...
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Legal Beagle Tournament

January 05, 2015
This basketball tournament will be running January 8th, 9th and 10th at Terry Fox Secondary. See the attached schedule.
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Winter Break

December 12, 2014
Please note that last day of classes is Friday, December 19th before Winter Break and first day back is Monday, January 5th.
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SD43's Post Secondary Night for the Visual and Digital Arts

December 10, 2014
SD43's Post Secondary Night for the Visual and Digital Arts, December 10th at Gleneagle, starting at 7:00.
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Terry Fox Online Attendance

December 08, 2014
PLEASE NOTE  THAT OUR ONLINE ATTENDANCE IS WORKING WHILE OUR DISTRICT EMAIL IS NOT WORKING
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Inclement Weather

November 25, 2014
Schools are not routinely closed due to snow or other weather conditions. All schools in the Coquitlam School District will remain OPEN, if at all possible, during winter weather, including snowfall. The decision on schools remaining open or needing to be closed, because of extreme weather, occurs before 6:30 a.m. so...
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PAC Is Having A Kicking Horse Coffee Fundraiser

November 21, 2014
Looking for a last minute Christmas present idea? Treat your friends, family and yourself to some Kicking Horse Coffee while helping support our school! Kicking Horse is a local company that started in Invermere and has remained Canada's #1 organic, fair trade coffee since 1996. The Terry Fox PAC will be...
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Terry Fox Secondary Music Dept Trivia Night

November 12, 2014
Terry Fox Secondary Music Department presents TRIVIA NIGHT on Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 7:00 P.M. (Doors open 6:15 pm) in the Terry Fox Gymnasium, 1260 Riverwood Gate, Port Coquitlam, B.C. Play in Tables of 8. Tickets are: $20 /person For Tickets contact Margaret at 604-612-9148 or email mjetelina@shaw.ca Placement Prizes*...
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Thursday, October 9th is School Terry Fox Run Day!

October 08, 2014
There will be an altered bell schedule for Thursday, October 9th to include the School-wide Terry Fox Run. Click on the file to see schedule. Once students return from the run, they need to go to their HOMEROOM classroom to pick up Go Cards and school photo proofs.
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Krispy Kreme Fundraiser for a TF Family!

September 24, 2014
Thursday October 9 at lunch!
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Welcome Back to School!

September 23, 2014
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Gr. 9 and Junior Girls’ Volleyball

September 19, 2014
Gr. 9 and Junior (Gr. 9/10) Girls’ Volleyball Tryouts
Wednesday, Sept. 24th  5:30 – 7:30
Thursday, Sept. 25th  3:30 – 5:30
*Monday, Sept. 29th  3:30 – 5:30  (*possible 3rd tryout for 9s only)
 
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Senior Girls' Volleyball

September 19, 2014
Senior Girls’ Volleyball Tryouts (Gr. 11 & 12s)
Tuesday, Sept. 23rd and Wednesday, Sept. 24th
3:30 – 5:30
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Parent Letter re: Tentative Teachers' Agreement

September 16, 2014
  Dear Parents, Guardians and Students, As you have probably heard by now, there is a tentative agreement between the BCTF and the Provincial Government.  As soon as we know when our first day of school will happen we will let you know via enews, and the district and school websites. We...
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GRADE 9. Orientation POSTPONED

September 01, 2014
Rescheduling to be announced at a later date.
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Please Sign up for eNews!

August 25, 2014
If you are not receiving eNews it is because we had to delete our eNews database for the following reason.  In light of the new Canadian Anti-Spam Legislation, we are required to ensure that all that receive our eNews after July 1st must subscribe to it personally so we are beginning...
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Grade 12 Dogwood Diplomas

July 24, 2014
Dogwood Diplomas are now available for pickup at the Terry Fox Main Office.
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New Registrations

July 23, 2014
Please download the Registration Form below and fill in necessary information. Provide all documentation to prove residency and citizenship indicated on registration form as well. Attached to this announcement is our current course calendar as well. Registration Form: http://www.sd43.bc.ca/secondary/terryfox/Parents/Resources/Documents/StudentRegistrationForm.pdf   Course Calendar for 2014-2015: http://www.sd43.bc.ca/secondary/terryfox/Publications/CourseCalendar2014-2015.pdf
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School Main Office

July 21, 2014
Main Office will be closed Monday, July 28th to August 11th.
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Grade 9 Report Cards

July 03, 2014
Grade 9 Report Cards will be ready for pickup at the school Monday and Tuesday, July 7 & 8 from 9:00am till 3:00 pm.
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Grade 10 and 11 Report Cards Are Ready

July 03, 2014
Grade 10, 11 and 12 Report Cards are ready for pickup Thursday, July 3rd from 10:00am till 2:00pm and Friday same time Friday, July 4th. Information regarding Grade 9 Report Cards to follow.
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Grade 12 Report Cards Are Ready

June 30, 2014
Students pick up their final report card from 11:00am till 2:00pm today, June 30th and again on Wednesday from 9:00am till 2:00pm.
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Commencement 2014

June 27, 2014
Thank you Grads for your outstanding behavior and comments of appreciation last night. You once again proved you are truly an outstanding grad class. Kieran, your speech was classy and dignified and a wonderful representation of you and your class! Thank you to all of the parents and family members who...
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NEW Report Card UPDATE

June 25, 2014
Dear Parents and Students,  Report Card Pick Up for all grades will be DELAYED. Please keep checking our website for new timelines.
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URGENT: English 10 and Socials Studies 11 Exams

June 23, 2014
Dear 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 the...
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EXAM ACCESS ENTRY POINTS for parents and students

June 17, 2014
Please use the entrance off of Riverside Drive beside the 6-PLEX Portables and into the large parking lot.
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PROVINCIAL EXAM SCHEDULE

June 16, 2014
 
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Photos from the Athletic Banquet

June 06, 2014
Photographs are being taken by MjM Studios and will be available for a complimentary download within the next few days. To access these photos please go to the MjM Studios website: • www:mjmstudios.net • click on Download Photos • click on your school logo • enter the event username as posted...
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ATTENTION: Parent Notice

June 03, 2014
Dear Parent, As you may know, a student walkout being promoted by students for the morning of Wednesday, June 4, has received a significant amount of media attention. Coquitlam schools will be in session and it is our expectation that students will be in class. We fully respect student voice and...
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Honour Roll 2014

May 22, 2014
We have an extensive list of Honour Roll students this year from Grades 9-12. Congratulations to these hard working students!!
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LINK CREW Signup

April 30, 2014
Grade 10 and 11 students interested in joining LINK CREW must put their names on the sheet on Ms. Dubé’s door in the front office by Friday, May 9th.
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Rock The Fox - January 14-16th

January 06, 2014
Tickets for our semester end Rock School Concerts (January 14th, 15th, & 16th) are on sale now. Please join us for three days of amazing music performed by a total of thirty-one talented rock school bands who will pay tribute to their favourite artists. Doors open at 6:30 pm and the...
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Just Drive Canada Video Contest - Please Vote!

December 04, 2013
Two of our students Kieran Davey and Mariah Davey have put a video together to enter a contest with Just Drive Canada promoting distraction-free driving. There are several entries on the website including Kieran and Mariah's video. Their's is called "EVERYONE MAKES MISTAKES......Everyone makes mistakes throughout their day. Most are fixable....
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First Report Card Distribution and Parent Teacher Interviews

October 22, 2013
Report Cards will be distributed in Homeroom, Thursday October 24th. Parents that would like to book parent/teacher interview times for their student's teachers on Tuesday, October 29th are urged to do so online as soon as possible. Parent/Teacher Interviews Signup System
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GTP - Graduation Transition Plan (4 Credits for grade 12 students)

October 16, 2013
These are the first 3 assignments that must be completed by Thursday, November 7th:
1. Resume
2. Financial plan
3. Employability Skills
Ms. D’Alfonso will be available on Wednesday mornings from 8:00am-8:45am in the library on the following dates: October 30th, November 13th, November 27th, December 11th, January 8th, January 22nd, February 12th, February 26th,...
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DPA Forms for Grades 9-11

October 16, 2013
DPA (Daily Physical Activity) for grades 9-11: The DPA letter of intent can be downloaded from the website. There is a DPA/GTP link on the homepage of our website however students will need to be logged in with their school site account to see this page. They can hand it in...
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YEARBOOKS FOR SALE!! FINAL DEADLINE NOVEMBER 1ST!

October 11, 2013
2014 Yearbook The 2014 Terry Fox Yearbook Features outstanding images captured throughout the school year. An amazing keepsake that will allow you to look back on your time at Terry Fox. Click on the following link to purchase online: https://ybstore.friesens.com/stores/333350
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Photos From Commencemen/Awards 2012-2013

August 28, 2013
A professional photographer took the Awards and Commencement photos of your son or daughter during the Awards Night/Commencement as they are given their Awards/Commencement certificates. You will have access to the photos by going into the following site links and downloading the high resolution photos. You will then be able to...
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School will be closed August 6th - 9th

August 02, 2013
The main office will be open again on August 12th to take new registrations. Dogwood Diplomas will be available for pickup beginning August 12th as well.
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New Registration Package

August 02, 2013
Below is a link to our Registration form: New Student Registration Form   Below is a link to our last eNews that was sent out to our students where you can find startup dates, times, school supply lists and much more: Terry Fox Secondary eNews    ...
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Startup Information for September 2013

August 02, 2013
We sent out an eNews with startup information this past week. If you as a parent/guardian did not receive this email, we may not have you in our email database. Please click on this link to see this startup eNews. http://www.sd43.bc.ca/secondary/terryfox/Publications/TerryFoxSecondary-eNews_Aug28_2013.html   You can signup to receive eNews at the...
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Report Card Pickup - June 27th 10:00am

June 26, 2013
Report Cards will be distributed to students during Homeroom on Thursday, June 17th in Homeroom at 10:00am. If students are unable to pick them up during that time, they will be able to pick them up the following week from 8:00am - 3:30pm or throughout the summer during those hours.
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France Italy Monaco 2014

June 03, 2013
Registration forms with a deposit of $500.00 are due to Ms. D’Alfonso or Mr. Grossi by Friday, June 14th. Please add a photocopy of your passport as well.
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The Power is On and We are Open Today, May 28th

May 28, 2013
Yes, we are in operation here at Terry Fox Secondary
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Honour Roll 2012-2013

May 24, 2013
Please have a look at the attached Honour Roll document for all grades. If you feel that your child has been overlooked or something does not look correct, please contact your child's counsellor.
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Bits n' Bytes Day at Burnaby

May 03, 2013
Once again, we are pleased to offer grade 10 and 11 students interested in Applied Sciences and likely to apply for major scholarships the opportunity to explore SFU Applied Sciences. This half day event includes a tour by Engineering and Computing students, information on scholarships, a session on the latest development...
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SFU Applied Science Tours

May 03, 2013
The Faculty of Applied Sciences at SFU is now offering faculty specific tours every week to students interested in learning more about our programs and research. Each week a one hour tour is offered at our SFU Surrey campus on Wednesday at 4pm and at SFU Burnaby on Thursday at 4pm....
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April 27th Swap Meet / Bottle Drive

April 25, 2013
A limited supply of Krispy Kreme donuts will be available during Swap Meet/Bottle Drive hours on Saturday April 27th - only $10 a box ....

Terry Fox Secondary School

1260 Riverwood Gate, Port Coquitlam British Columbia
Canada V3B 7Z5
604-941-5401 604-937-8059 terryfox@sd43.bc.ca
7:30 am - 3:30 pm
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