Hey Spectrum! Join the school in celebrating our Halloween Spirit Week beginning on Monday, October 29th! Monday will be black and orange day, Tuesday will be Hallo-meme day, Wednesday will be costume day. Do not forget to dress up next week and celebrate Halloween! Thanks!

The Victoria Native Friendship Centre is hosting a First Nation Student Information Lunch Meeting on Wednesday October 24th 11:30 in room 301.  We look forward to seeing you.

Grade 12s who have not written the numeracy assessment will be writing on November 5 and 6. Please listen for your name on the announcements as you will be getting a sheet of paper with your time and place.  If you would like to change your time please see Ms. Chan. All exams will take place in room 324:   November 5th – 8:30 a.m. – Last Name: Aka  – Leb; November 5th – 11:30 a.m. – Last Name: Mac – Pra; November 6th – 8:30 a.m. – Last Name: Rec – Zho

If you see a walking dinosaur around the school today, please say “Happy birthday, Mr. Berry!”

Today’s compliment is for Juliette. You are a wonderful, caring, compassionate and sweet individual.  Also, to Spectrum’s staff, you are awesome and always helpful.  Today’s compliment is brought to you by the Stigma Free Club.  You, too, can pay someone a compliment by putting one in the box in the office.

Intermural soccer starts Thursday. Get your team registered with Mr. Adams or Mr. Butcher.

I already have an announcement in that there will be a Jr Girls basketball tryout tomorrow (Wednesday) at 7:15 a.m., can you please add to that announcement that there will also be a tryout this Thursday (25) right after school in the old gym.

Attention runner! There is a mandatory X country meeting today (Tuesday) at lunch in room 317. See you there.

Do you like to travel? Have you always wanted to go to Europe? Come join Spectrum students Spring Break 2020 visiting Switzerland, France, and Spain. Please come pick up an information sheet outside Room 25. There will be a parent and student meeting on Nov. 1st.

Still looking for ladies to join our first Girls in Action event next Tuesday as we walk up Mt. Doug. Please get a permission form from Ms. Condie in the CRC or Ms. Wilton in the Gym.

Attention Grade 9 students. You need to return your Take Our Kids To Work Day form to your Period C teacher tomorrow.

Grade 9’s – your Take Our Kids to Work Day forms are due tomorrow.  Please return them to your Period C teacher.

Grade 11 and 12 students.  We are hosting a mini post-secondary institution fair on November 13.  Make sure you go to TAG this week – you will be filling in selection forms where you will get to select to hear presentation from 2 institutions and then attend the mini fair in the foyer where all schools will be available for you to connect with.  Shauna has a list of attending schools in her office.