Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Graduating 2019 Class Picture will be taken Wednesday April 24 at beginning of Lunch in the Football field.
The Gender and Sexuality Alliance will not meet Thursday. The GSA will meet on Friday at lunch.
The Anime Club will meet today at lunch in room 246. Check in at room 248 first, then go to 246.
Graduates: Every graduating student must submit a grad gown form, even if you are not planning to attend commencement. Please bring your completed graduation gown order form, along with payment, to the main office as soon as possible. Deadline is THIS Friday, April 26th. If you have any questions, please see Mrs. Burek in the main office.
Attention grads, please send in the photos you wish to be featured in this years' prom slide show. The equity class is working hard to include everyone in this years pictures so please email them to email@example.com or dm the instagram account @bantinggradphotos The deadline for pictures will be May 8.
Diabetes Walk: Hello Banting: The Diabetes walk and activity day is only days away and we are inviting you to join us. On Tuesday April 30th, we have a 5km walk / run planned to the Banting Homestead where we will enjoy a great bbq for all participants. After the bbq, we head back to Banting for a great pep rally and an afternoon of fun games and activities. Buy your tickets now for 10 dollars in the Pirate Pit which allows you to enjoy an entire day of great fun and a dance in the evening. Dance tickets are available for only 5 dollars. You do not want to miss out. Get your tickets now.
Varsity Girls Slo-Pitch: Attention students interested in trying out for the Varsity Girl's Slo-pitch Team: First Tryout is TODAY at 3:00 - 4:30pm at GA Wright Field. Please bring your Permission form, Student Card, and glove. Hope to see you there!
Banting Staff/Student Shooting Competition: Attention all sharp shooters... It's time... all the way from downtown Alliston... The Banting 3-point shooting competition has arrived! (staff and students) ...please sign up on the intramural bulletin board if you're feelin' the splash.
Junior Tennis Team: To all grade 9 and 10 students who signed up for the JUNIOR TENNIS team: Please bring your participation form to the G.A. Wright courts after school for the first tryout.
Cultural Fair Announcement: Hey Banting! We are holding a Cultural & Diversity fair on Fri April 26th if you're interested in sharing your culture & celebrating diversity come to Rm 148 to sign up. All of us have culture so all are welcome!
The Banting Envirothon Team participated in a Training Day last Thursday at the Education Centre. This whole day trip involved a whirlwind hands-on study of Wildlife, Forestry, Soils, Aquatics and AgroEcology topics to better prepare for the upcoming regional competition in May. All interested students are encouraged to attend an Envirothon meeting this week on Wednesday and Thursday during lunch in room 115. Meetings start at 11:00. Hope to see you there!
The Agriculture SHSM program allows grade 11 and 12 students to focus their senior years on either caring for animals or caring for the environment. Grade 10s who are interested in the program can take part in this year's last two field trips and certifications. This includes a hands-on day at the Seneca College Vet Tech program and an Equine First Aid and Behaviour course at a local horse farm. Please see Mrs Watt in room 114 or your guidance counsellor as soon as possible to sign up.
Art club is running Wednesday in room 152 - All are welcome! No supplies or experience required - this week we will be working on our mental health week mural!
$5 Bistro lunches continue in Hospitality room 165! Cash only, please!
Wednesday – vegetable samosas, butter chicken with rice or chana masala with rice and sweets for dessert
Thursday – poutine, tortiere pie or vegan tortiere pie and apple crisp
Friday – vegetable springrolls, general tso's chicken with rice or general tso's cauliflower with rice and mango-coconut mousse for dessert
See you for lunch in room 165!
Earth Week: Thank you to everyone who helped kick off a great start to Earth Week! Today we are celebrating Waste-Free Day. Participate in this special day by using reusable items, like lunch containers and reusable water bottles. Tomorrow, will be Walk to School Day. Help prevent air pollution and climate change by walking to school or riding your bike.
Gown Orders: Attention All Graduating Students: Please bring your completed graduation gown order form, along with payment, to the main office as soon as possible. Deadline is Friday, April 26th. Even if you are not planning to attend commencement, please submit your form. If you have any questions, please see Mrs. Burek in the main office.
The Ag SHSM program is for grade 11 and 12 students, but grade 10s can join now and take part in the last two field trips and certifications including a hands-on day at the Seneca College Vet Tech program and an Equine First Aid course at a local horse farm. Please see your guidance counsellor as soon as possible to sign up.
● Have a great day Banting! ●