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Parent Newsletter - October 2018http://ban.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/585Parent Newsletter - October 2018<p>​<a href="/PublishingImages/Lists/LocalNews/AllItems/Parent%20Newsletter%20October%202018.pdf"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />Parent Newsletter October 2018.pdf</a></p>
Progress Reports go home today! October 15th, 2018http://ban.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/583Progress Reports go home today! October 15th, 2018<p><img src="/PublishingImages/Lists/LocalNews/AllItems/parent_teacher_interviews3.jpg" alt="parent_teacher_interviews3.jpg" style="margin:5px;" /><br></p><p>Progress Reports were distributed in home room classes (Period 1) today (October 15th, 2018).  Parent/Teacher interviews are on Thursday, October 18 from 5:30-7:30pm.  Staff email addresses can be found on our website under Departments/Staff List.  (<a href="/departments/staff-list">http://ban.scdsb.on.ca/departments/staff-list</a>)<br></p><p><a href="http://ban.scdsb.on.ca/PublishingImages/Lists/LocalNews/AllItems/Letter%20to%20parents%20-%20Progress%20Reports%20-18Oct.2018.docx"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icdocx.png" alt="" />Letter to parents - Progress Reports -18Oct.2018.docx</a><br></p>
SCHOOL YEAR CALENDAR 2018-2019http://ban.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/458SCHOOL YEAR CALENDAR 2018-2019<a href="/PublishingImages/Lists/LocalNews/AllItems/School%20Year%20Calendar%202018-19.pdf"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />School Year Calendar 2018-19.pdf</a>
Student Medical Forms & Concussion Protocol Formshttp://ban.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/310Student Medical Forms & Concussion Protocol Forms<p>​A completed Student Medical Form (FORM A1420-1 attached) is required each school year, or when a medical need is identified, or when the student transfers to another school, in order to authorize the administration of prescribed medication to students who require it during school hours, or when the medication and/or dosage requirements change.<br>Specific to asthma, every student is now permitted to carry his or her asthma medication if the student has his or her parent’s or guardian’s permission.<br>Parents/guardians and adult students are responsible for ensuring that a current, completed Student Medical Form is signed by a physician and on file at the school.<br>Some students may experience severe life-threatening allergic reactions to bee, hornet, wasp or other flying insect stings or to certain foods or food ingredients such as peanuts. For students with life-threatening allergies, it is recommended that two doses of an epinephrine auto-injector are available on site at school.<br>Please do not hesitate to contact the school with any questions you may have.​</p><p>For Concussions - please alert the Main Office, as well as your Vice Principal.  We will alert your child's teachers.  Please print the Concussion forms and have your medical practitioner fill them out.  Bring the completed copy to the main office.</p><p><a href="/PublishingImages/Lists/LocalNews/AllItems/FORM%20A1420-1%20Student%20Medical%20Plans.pdf"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />FORM A1420-1 Student Medical Plans.pdf</a></p><p><a href="/PublishingImages/Lists/LocalNews/AllItems/aStudent%20Medical%20Clearance%20following%20Suspected%20Concussion%20A7216-1.pdf"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />aStudent Medical Clearance following Suspected Concussion A7216-1.pdf</a></p><p><a href="/PublishingImages/Lists/LocalNews/AllItems/aSTUDENT%20CONCUSSION%20PROTOCOL%20A7216.pdf"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />aSTUDENT CONCUSSION PROTOCOL A7216.pdf</a><br></p>
Announcements for Friday October 19, 2018http://ban.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/579Announcements for Friday October 19, 2018<p style="text-align:center;"><strong></strong></p><p style="text-align:center;"><span lang="EN-CA" style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>Friday, October 19, 2018</strong></span></p><p style="text-align:center;"><strong>The Banting Video Billboard announcements have started up again!</strong><strong>  </strong><strong>Visit Marauder TV on YouTube and tune in to the daily announcements.</strong><strong>  </strong><strong>Hit subscribe to be notified when the announcements are streaming live!</strong><strong>  </strong><strong>The broadcast runs every morning starting at 9:15am.</strong></p><p style="text-align:center;"><strong>●</strong></p><p style="text-align:center;"><strong>Any students wishing to purchase their student card can pay their $15 student activity fee in the pirate pit today at lunch in the cafeteria.</strong><strong>   </strong><strong>Student Council is in the Pirate Pit every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at lunch.</strong><strong>    </strong><strong>You can pay cash in person or use cash on line and bring your receipt.</strong></p><p style="text-align:center;"><strong>●</strong></p><p style="text-align:center;"> </p><p style="text-align:center;">Improv club meets today at 11 in Rm#207. All new members are welcome.</p><p style="text-align:center;"><strong>●</strong></p><p>The Sr. Boys' Soccer team are SCAA soccer champions after defeating Innisdale 4-3 yesterday in a highly competitive and dramatic match.  With the win the Marauders will now play in the GBSSA finals against St. Peter's next Thursday here at Banting with a spot in the OFSAA Championships on the line.  Congratulations Marauders!</p><p style="text-align:center;"><strong>●</strong></p><p>Just a reminder of the brief Remembrance Day Committee meeting today in room 212.  See you then!</p><p style="text-align:center;"><strong>●</strong></p><p>The Link Crew and the Phys. Ed. Leadership class are very excited to be hosting the first annual Ultimate Frisbee Tournament on Tuesday afternoon.</p><ul style="list-style-type:disc;"><li>Link Crew students should be briefly visiting during period 3 today, if they have not already done so, to go over the rules and challenges for the tournament.  </li><li>Link Crew students will pick up your class at 12:30 pm on Tuesday and walk to GA Wright field with you.  Students will return to Period 4 for 2:00 pm when the tournament has finished.  </li><li>There will be a water station set up so please encourage students to bring a refillable bottle.  </li><li>Everyone will be participating in some way - so even those who can't play can cheer on their team!</li></ul><p style="text-align:center;"> </p><p style="text-align:center;"><strong>●</strong></p><p style="text-align:center;"> </p><p style="text-align:center;"><strong>● Have a great day, Banting! ●</strong></p> <p align="center" style="text-align:center;"><strong><span 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*NEW Online Form for lockers! http://ban.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/569*NEW Online Form for lockers! <p style="text-align:left;"><strong>*New </strong>on the BMHS website - a simple online form for students to enter their locker number & combinations.  Go to the<strong> '<a href="/lockers">LOCKERS</a>' </strong>tab at the top right of the page to get to the form!  <br></p><p style="text-align:left;"><em><br></em></p><p style="text-align:left;"><img src="/PublishingImages/Lists/LocalNews/AllItems/lockers.jpeg" alt="lockers.jpeg" style="margin:5px;width:375px;" /><br></p><p style="text-align:left;">You can also access the form here:</p><p style="text-align:left;"><strong>Follow this </strong><a href="https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=ZH49V0PV2E-z2gxkrcTrNaY77NQuFC5KqK5rrO8T6chUNzU2RktDWkdHSkdFSkROWEJDSVZSMjNEMC4u"><strong>link </strong></a><strong>to enter your locker information.</strong>   <a href="https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=ZH49V0PV2E-z2gxkrcTrNaY77NQuFC5KqK5rrO8T6chUNzU2RktDWkdHSkdFSkROWEJDSVZSMjNEMC4u">Locker Form</a></p><p><br></p>
PARENT INFORMATION - MENTAL WELLNESS - You may also visit the Simcoe County District School Board Website - Resources on Mental Wellnesshttp://ban.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/503PARENT INFORMATION - MENTAL WELLNESS - You may also visit the Simcoe County District School Board Website - Resources on Mental Wellness<p><a href="/PublishingImages/Lists/LocalNews/AllItems/Jack.org%20Resource%20-%20Supporting%20Youth%20in%20Mental%20Health.pdf"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />Jack.org Resource - Supporting Youth in Mental Health.pdf</a></p><p><a href="https://www.scdsb.on.ca/Programs/Safe-and-Healthy-Schools/Pages/Mental-Health.aspx">SCDSB - MENTAL WELLNESS​</a>​​</p><p>​ </p>
ALT PROGRAMhttp://ban.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/475ALT PROGRAM<p><strong>Alt Program</strong></p><p><strong> </strong></p><p>The Alternative Program is a special program administed by Banting Memorial High School (BMHS).  It is run off-site, and students have the opportunity to work outside the regular school setting.  It is set up to help students who have been unsuccessful at a traditional high school by offering credit courses in a different environment.</p><p> </p><p><strong>View our</strong> <strong>Alternative Program Website​</strong></p><p>​</p>
Notice of public meeting - potential replacement for Banting Memorial High Schoolhttp://ban.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/board-news/79Notice of public meeting - potential replacement for Banting Memorial High School<p>​The following letter is being distributed to all families with children at Banting Memorial High School or local feeder schools.<br><br></p><div>Dear Parent(s)/Guardian(s),</div><div><br></div><div>This letter is to inform you that the Simcoe County District School Board (SCDSB) is hosting a public meeting to share information and gather community input regarding a potential replacement for Banting Memorial High School. The purpose of the meeting is to:</div><div><ul><li>share information about how the Ministry of Education funds new and replacement schools<br></li><li>share information about options for a replacement school<br></li><li>gather feedback from the local community<br></li></ul></div><div>A public meeting has been scheduled:</div><div><br></div><div><span style="white-space:pre;"> </span>Date:<span style="white-space:pre;"> </span>September 26, 2017</div><div><span style="white-space:pre;"> </span>Time:<span style="white-space:pre;"> </span>6 p.m.</div><div><span style="white-space:pre;"> </span>Location:<span style="white-space:pre;"> </span>Alliston Union Public School</div><div><span style="white-space:pre;"> </span></div><div>You are most welcome to attend this meeting to learn more and share your thoughts with the team. If you are not able to attend this meeting, you can share your feedback via email at planning@scdsb.on.ca until Friday, September 29.</div><div><br></div><div>Sincerely,</div><div>​Daryl Halliday</div><div>Superintendent of Education (Area 4)</div><div><br></div><p><br></p>
IMPORTANT INFO REGARDING SCHOOL TRIPS - NOT BOARD APPROVEDhttp://ban.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/399IMPORTANT INFO REGARDING SCHOOL TRIPS - NOT BOARD APPROVED<p>​<a href="/PublishingImages/Lists/LocalNews/AllItems/Field%20Trips.pdf"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />Field Trips.pdf</a></p>