CLC 11 – Your first assignment will be posted on Office 365 on October 23rd. Also on the 23rd the sign up for your first session will be posted. You must sign up and attend three sessions throughout the year. All sessions will take place during collab time in the learning commons.
CLC 12 Capstone – Reminder to students that your Capstone Proposal is now overdue. Please submit to your advisor ASAP.
Please pick up your proposal and mark rubric starting on Wednesday Oct 23rd.
Collaboration Presentations, Wednesday, October 23
Grade 8’s & 9’s – Jesse Miller – Digital Citizenship, large gym
Grade 10’s – Wendel Williams – Safe school specialist, small gym
For those of you who missed our info session or who would just like a copy of the presentation, please click on the link below. Grade 12 students who missed the presentation are invited to a make-up session in the Learning Commons during Collaboration Time (8:40 am to 9:41 am) on Wednesday, October 23. Thank you!
Grade 12 Parent Information Presentation
Alpha Secondary’s Safe School Specialist, Wendel, won the Premier’s Excellence in Education award for his outstanding history of supporting students in the Burnaby School District. Wendel received this prestigious award from Premier John Horgan on Friday, October 4th at Government House in Victoria. He was selected the winner from over 100 nominees throughout the province. We are so proud of Wendel and grateful for all that he does for our students and community at Alpha!
You and your graduating child(ren) are invited to attend the Grade 12 Parents’ Information Evening at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, October 9 in the Learning Commons. Counsellors, teachers, and administrators will be on hand to discuss:
• Graduation credits
• Post-secondary requirements
• Career Life Education and Capstone (required for graduation)
• Graduation activities
The same presentation will be offered to Grade 12 students during Collaboration Time on the morning of Wednesday, October 23, 2019, for those students who are unable to attend with parents on the evening of October 9.
We are looking forward to seeing you!
Please click here to see the information about Alpha students’ participation in the COMPASS Study on October 29, 2019. Please note that participation, although optional, will be assumed unless parents refuse permission, using one of the methods outlined in the letter.
Here are the presentations from the first day assemblies.
Grade 12 Assembly
Grade 9-11 Assemblies
Grade 8 Assembly
*Host an International Student – Join Langara Homestay*
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