Happy New Year!

Welcome back to all staff and students!  January marks the end of our first semester, and as such is a very busy month for teachers and students as they finish courses and prepare for exams.  The last day of regularly scheduled classes for the first semester will be on Wednesday, January 20th.  Thursday, January 21st and Friday, January 22nd will be in-class exam and course work completion days.  Attendance on these days is mandatory.  Provincial exams will run from January 25th – 29th, and only those students writing exams will be in attendance, however, this week is also an opportunity for students to complete missing course requirements with teachers if it is needed.  Please speak to your child regarding their progress, and do not hesitate to contact his or her teachers to check as well.

Provincial exam schedule:

Monday, January 25th:        9:00 – English 12;      1:00 – Science 10 & BC First Nations 12

Tuesday, January 26th:        9:00 – English 10 & Communications 12

Wednesday, January 27th:  9:00 – Social Studies 11 & Sciences Humaines 11

Thursday, January 28th:      9:00 – Foundations and Precalculus 10 & Apprenticeship and Workplace Math 10

*students should be at the school at least 15 minutes prior to the start of their exam

Friday, January 29th will be a liaison day for our incoming grade 9 students from Skeena Middle School and Veritas.  Students will come to Caledonia to meet the staff and tour the facility, with a discussion about elective course options and program options in the graduation program.

Semester 2 classes will begin on Monday, February 1st.