Posted: June 6, 2019

Student Awards Students please check the list posted on the office window to see if you’ll be receiving a subject award at the school awards ceremony. Those students who will be receiving an award should invite their families to attend the ceremony starting at 1:30 pm on Thursday, June 13th . Drop-in Badminton There will be drop-in Badminton after school today. Grad Newsletter and Info John Barsby Grads… Please pick up a GRAD Information Newsletter, Barsby Commencement Write-Up and Nanaimo Dry Grad Society 2019 Consent and Waiver Form in the Office if you have not done so already. Grad Tickets are available to Graduating students in the office at Lunch. Grade 7 Tour Day Grade 7 Tour day is tomorrow here at John Barsby. We have 20 student volunteers who will be helping the incoming grade 7s. Please do your best to be Welcoming to our Future Barsby students. Pride Week There will be a pride week celebration in the front foyer at lunch hosted by Barsby and Learning Alternatives' Queer Strait Alliance group. Everyone is welcome to come and get a cupcake and celebrate pride week. Environmental Club John Barsby students are starting a John Barsby Environmental Club. If you are interested in helping the environment and want to make a difference in your community. Please come to Room 117 at lunch on Thursday. I hope to see you there. Graduates Address Updates Grade 12 Graduates NEED to check their address with Tara in the office so you receive your transcripts in August.  Also free bus rides for any two days in June. Please stop by the office to pick up your PASS. Food Safe Food Safe Certification is being offered at John Barsby on Tuesday, June 25, 2019 from 8:30 – 4:00.  Cost is $45.00. Food Safe Certification is required for employment in a restaurant. Please come to the Main office to register by June 19. Emergency First Aid with CPR Emergency First Aid with CPR Level C & AED This First Aid course is being offered here at John Barsby on Wednesday, June 26 from 8:30-4:30…Student Cost is $80. Please register with the front office by June 12th. Attention bus students….if you will be taking the school bus next school year, you will need to re-register as soon as possible. Registration can be done through the School District 68 website. Study Hall Study Hall Need help with your homework. Come to study hall – Tuesdays and Thursdays after school in room 234. Help with all subjects is available…and snacks are available too.