OPEN HOUSES, SCHOOL VISIT, CAMPS and OTHER EVENTS

NSCC @ WK May 1

Saint Mary's University @ WK March 31

Marine Mammal Summer Camp 2017

Berwick Recreation Department Summer Employment Opportunities

Saint Mary's University University Prep Spring-Summer Program

CBU Facebook Webinar about Scholarship & Financial Aid

Nova Scotia Student Assistance Info Session

Youth Ambassadors Program with Canada 2017

George Brown College (Dance George Brown) Auditions in Halifax - April 4, 2017

Nourish Nova Scotia Food & Film Challenge 2016

 

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George Brown College (Dance George Brown) 2016/2017 Halifax Audition

DATES: April 4, 2017

For more information go to georgebrowndance.ca

 

Youth Ambassadors Program with Canada 2017

Deadine: March 31, 2017

When: July 17 to August 6, 2017

The Youth Ambassadors Program with Canada is a three-week exchange for Canadian students and adult mentors to visit the United States. The g oals are ro promote mutual understanding between the United States and Canada, increase leadership skills, and position youth to make a difference in their communities. Applications are competitive. No cost to apply. All travel expences are covered by the Youth Ambassadors Program.

Requirements for Youth applicant: Canadian citizen, 15 - 18 years old. At least 4 months of highschool remaining (no June 2017 grads); demonstrated interest in the US; commitment to implement community service project; interested in home stay experience.We especially encourage applicants who have not visited the USA, who are new Canadians; or who are of indigenous heritage.

For more information visit web.plattsburgh.edu/

Nova Scotia Student Assistance Info Session

When: Thursday, March 30, 2017 from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Where: AV Room, WK

A representative from the Nova Scotia Student Assistance program will be here to discuss the program and to answer questions from students and parents.

Saint Mary's University - University Prep Spring-Summer Program

SMU's university prep courses are designed for students who wish to improve a grade or are missing a required course for admission to post secondary studies.

The folowing courses will be offered: English; Mathematics, Mathematics (Online); Pre-Calculus Term I; Pre-Calculus Term II; Biology (Online); Chemistry, and Physics.

For a list of scheduled dates and costs for each course, please ask at the counselling office or visit prepatsmu.ca or call 902-420-5492.

Berwick Recreation Dept. Summer Employment Opportunities

The Berwick Recreation Department is presently accepting applications for the following student positions:

Recreation InternDay Camp Director ~ Day Camp Counsellors ~ Day Camp Counsellor/Aquatic Instructor ~ Summer Park Maintenance ~ Museum Manager ~ Gala Days Coordinator ~ Visitor Information Counsellor

Deadline to apply is April 3, 2017. Please forward resume and cover letter to:

The Berwick Recreation Department, PO Box 130, Berwick, NS B0P 1E0

OR email to cboylan@berwick.ca,

OR drop it off at the Berwick Town Hall, 236 Commercial Street, Berwick.

Marine Mammal Summer Camp 2017

This summer, the Faculty of Science at Saint Mary's University, in partnership with the canadian Whale Institute, will host their fifth annual Marine Mammal Summer Camp for students ages 14 - 17. This is an excellent opportunity for youth with a keen interest in marine life to gain hands-on research experience alongside marine mammal experts. It will take place at two locations: Saint Mary's, Halifax, NS, and Campobello Island, NB, from Saturday August 5th to Monday, August 14th.

Deadline to Apply: Friday, April 7, 2017.

Cost: $1500 which includes accomocations, nutritious meals/snacks, transportation to and from camp activities as well as supplies and materials for all research activities and experiments (with the exception of appropriate weather-related gear for rainy conditions). A limited number of bursaries for students with financial need are available and the application can be provided upon request.

For more information go to the camp website at www.smu.ca/marinemammalcamp

 

Saint Mary's University @ West Kings

A representative from SMU will be visiting our school on Friday, March 31st, from 11:05 - 12:05, to answer any questions from SMU applicants or anyone interested in knowing more about SMU in general.

This event is open to students with permission from their teacher at that time.

NSCC @ West Kings to Meet With Accepted Students

A representative from NSCC will be visiting our school on Monday, May1st, 12:05 - 12:45, to answer any questions from students who have been accepted into NSCC programs.