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THE JUSTICE INSTITUTE OF BC

Are you interested in pursuing a career in policing, firefighting, being a paramedic or in the armed forces? If so, the Justice Institute of BC offers these programs and many more related to public safety. Sign up in Student Services (room 317) for an upcoming field trip opportunity to the Justice Institute. Deadline to sign up is Friday, Feb. 23 @ 3:00pm.

CONCORDIA UNIVERSITY INFO SESSION IN VANCOUVER

Interested in attending Concordia University in Montreal? If so, register for the upcoming information session held in Vancouver on February 22, 2018, 6-7pm @ Delta Hotels Vancouver Suites (550 West Hastings St, Vancouver). Family members and friends are welcome. Register at: concordia.ca/CUsoon 

COURSE SELECTION FOR 2018-2019

Course Selection presentations for all students in grades 8 to 11 are taking place this week and next. If students have any questions about their course selection for next year, please see a counsellor in Student Services (room 317). The process for course selection is as follows:

  • Complete Course Selection form in full (including parent/guardian signature at bottom)
  • Enter courses online via MyEducation BC. This step must be completed to confirm courses, and before paper copy is handed in.
  • If applying for any honours/application/AP courses, complete extra application form(s) as needed
  • Hand in all forms by deadline set (usually 2 weeks after presentation took place)

ELL STUDENTS – COURSE SELECTION FOR NEXT YEAR:

For students who are in ELL 1 or ELL 2 this year, counsellors will be distributing course selection forms during  special presentations to ELL classes on February 26 and 27.  The deadline for ELL students to hand in their course selection forms is March 6th. Any questions, please see your counsellor. (Ms. Vancic)

 

 

UNIVERSITY OF CALGARY – COMING TO MOSCROP FEB. 6TH!

Attention Grade 10, 11 and 12 students interested in the University of Calgary: 

There will be a representative from the U of C coming to Moscrop tomorrow, Tuesday, Feb 6th at lunch, to talk about the university’s different programs, admissions requirements, and more. There is no need to sign up – just come to the library TOMORROW at lunch.

 

MOSCROP OPEN HOUSE 2018 – GRADE 7 TO 11 COURSE SELECTION EVENING

Date:                   Thursday, January 25, 2018

Location:            Moscrop Secondary School

Time:                  6:15 – 6:40 pm……… Learning Support Services presentation 

                            6:45 – 7:20 pm……… Course Selection Presentation (Large gym)

                            7:20 – 8:15 pm……… Department Displays/School Tours (L Gym)

*Optional school tours available during department displays (leaving every 5 minutes) for any parents interested.  Meet at the display table labelled “TOURS” beside the Leadership table. Topics included in presentations:  courses/programs; course selection, support for students.

INTERESTED IN STUDYING STEM OR THE HEALTH SCIENCES IN THE FUTURE? 

You are invited to attend the 4th annual Project Pulse Vancouver conference. For more info go to this website:  project, pulse.org

  • Date: February 24, 2018
  • Location:  Blusson Hall and Saywell Hall, Simon Fraser University
  • Time: 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM
  • Early Bird Ticket Price: $15 (until Jan 20)

HOUSE OF COMMONS PAGE PROGRAM

Do you speak French and English fluently? Are you interested in attending a university in the Ottawa area? If so, the House of Commons Page Program may be for you! House of Commons Pages are selected from high schools across Canada every year. These students work in the House of Commons as a page for one full year (e.g. August 2018 to August 2019) while studying at a university in the Ottawa area. If you are interested in this program or have more questions, please see your counsellor, or visit www.parl.gc.ca/hocpage. This year’s deadline for application is December 4, 2017.

UPDATED POST-SECONDARY INFO SESSION DATES

Info sessions happening at Moscrop this month:

  • Nov 7 @ 6:45pm in Multipurpose Room UBC and SFU
  • Nov 8 @ lunch in library SFU Beedie School of Business
  • Nov 16 @ 1:45pm in library University of Toronto (sign up in 317)
  • Nov 20 @ 12:45-1:45pm in library McGill University (sign up in 317)
  • Nov 23 @10:00-11:30am in small gym Post-Secondary Info Day (local colleges/universities are here; no sign-ups required)
  • Nov 28 8:40-9:40am in library University of Alberta (sign up in 317)
  • Nov 30 @ lunch in library UBC Sauder School of Business

Info Sessions happening outside of Moscrop:

GRADE 11 AND 12’S – MARK YOUR CALENDARS!!

THE FOLLOWING POST-SECONDARY INSTITUTION VISITS TO MOSCROP HAVE BEEN CONFIRMED (MORE TO COME, STAY TUNED!)

  • October 13 @ lunch in library – SFU Applied Sciences
  • October 31 @ 1:45pm in library – Western University (sign up in 317 in advance)
  • Nov 7 @ 6:45pm in Multipurpose Room – UBC and SFU
  • Nov 8 @ lunch in library – SFU Beedie School of Business
  • Nov 16 @ 1:45pm in library – University of Toronto (sign up in room 317 two days in advance)
  • Nov 20 @ 12:45-1:45pm in library:  McGill University (sign up in room 317 by Nov 16)
  • November 23 @10:00-11:30am in small gym: Post-Secondary Info Day (local colleges/universities are here; no sign-ups required)
  • November 30 @ lunch in library – UBC Sauder School of Business
  • TBA – Emily Carr

UPCOMING POST-SECONDARY INFO SESSIONS (OUTSIDE OF MOSCROP):

 

Applying to university in the United States?

An Introduction to the Ivy League + Stanford is a presentation for all students and parents interested in learning about the process of applying to ivy leagues universities in the U.S. This presentation will take place on Tuesday, October 17 @ 7:00pm at Saint Georges School, 4175 West 29th Ave, Vancouver. RSVP at https://key.admissions.upenn.edu/register/vancouver2017