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Slise at lunch tomorrow with Mr. Dublenko and Volleyball practice after school.
CONGRATULATIONS CLASS OF 2013 ! To all graduates of 2013... Congratulations and we wish you all the best in your life, you will always be remembered as knights and always feel free to come visit us from time to time, make us proud! Remember.. High school is just the start of a great path and journey ahead of you, use the time nicely, make the right decisions, and you will reach your goal no matter what it was.
What did everyone get their beautiful mothers on mothers day?! Comment below!
Girls Soccer Girls Soccer try outs on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at 3:30 pm. See Mr. Kennedy at Room 104 for details.
WISEST Summer Research Program- (Women in Scholarship, Engineering, Science and Technology)- is a paid 6 week research program for grade 11 students. DEADLINE 4pm April 10, 2015!
Correspondence Students This is a reminder that you need to complete one assignment booklet per week to be successful in your correspondence program. If this requirement is not fulfilled you will be considered absent from the program. Please see Mrs. Shaw in the Library Classroom for additional information and help.
High School Games Interested in training for the High School Games? The High School Games is a fitness competition where athletes can compete against peers from other schools in a crossfit style setting. Training is every Wednesday starting during tutorials and will be held in the fitness room. See Mrs. Kalynchuk or Colleen for more information.
Talent Show There is a mandatory dress rehearsal next Tuesday, March 17 starting in tutorials for all students participating in the talent show. The talent show is Thursday, March 19.
BUS PASS SALES FEBRUARY 2015 CASH AND CHEQUES – KNIGHT’S CORNER INTERAC AND ANNUALS – MAIN OFFICE WEDNESDAY, JAN 28 11:34 TO 12:10 PM THURSDAY, JAN 29 11:34 TO 12:10 PM TUESDAY, FEB 3 8:20 TO 8:50 AM 11:34 TO 12:10 PM WEDNESDAY, FEB 4 8:20 TO 8:50 AM 11:34 TO 12:10 PM THURSDAY, FEB 5 11:34 TO 12:10 PM COST IS $55.00 INCLUDES WEEK-ENDS SCHOOL ID CARD IS REQUIRED
alent show audition sign up sheet is at the Renaissance Room.
Bake Sale TODAY There will be a bake sale fundraising for Ebola, in which all proceeds will be sent to UNICEF, in front of the cafeteria TODAY at lunch. Baked goods will be either 25 cents or 50 cents. Come and enjoy the baked goods!
Scholarships Be sure to check out the bulletin board outside Student Services for information on bursaries and scholarships for those entering post-secondary school in September!
Registered Apprenticeship Program Any students interested in the RAP program can pick up an application form from Mr. Jackson's office or from Student Services.
Allergy Alert Many of our students suffer from chemical allergies and the affects can be deadly. It has come to our attention that some students are still spraying colognes in the school. Queen Elizabeth is a scent sensitive school and we are asking all students to limit the use of scented products and leave the bottles at home. These products include cologne and hair spray, and are NOT to be sprayed in the hallways or anywhere else in the school. Thank you for your attention to this serious matter! :)
Grad Information – Events & Dates Feb. 11 – 13 : Grad photo re-takes sign up at lunch in the Glass Room March 9 – 13 : Cap, Gown & Tassel Sales March 16 – 18 : Grad photos (with appointments booked in Feb.) June 12 : Grad Banquet at the Delta Hotel South June 18 : Grad Commencement at the Jubilee ***Commencement Tickets will be available for purchase in March during the Cap, Gown & Tassel sales. There is a limit of 4 tickets per student, $2.00/ticket. Tickets are for immediate family to start with! Additional tickets will be available at a later date. ***Banquet Tickets will go on sale in mid-May, 2015. Stay tuned for more details!
Scholarships Be sure to check out the bulletin board outside Student Services for information on bursaries and scholarships for those entering post-secondary school in September.
Down Hill Ski Trip to Marmot Basin Any students who are interested in going on a two day overnight ski trip to Marmot Basin in Jasper on March 19-20 please put your name on the sign up sheet that is located on the glass window outside the main office. If we have enough interest a trip will be planned. This trip is open to any student of any ski or snowboard ability. The approximate cost of the two day trip will be between $140 - $240 depending on the ski and accommodation package we decide. This price would include transportation, accommodations, lift passes, rentals, and lessons. The deadline to have your name submitted on the sign up sheet is January 15.
Knight's Award - Lunch Celebration This is a reminder to any students who have received their Knight's Award that the pizza lunch is being held TODAY in the staff dining room in the cafeteria. Students will need to show their white "Knight Award" ticket to obtain entrance
Talent show Is there an inner Beyonce that you want to show the school? Will the dance steps you practice at home amaze other Queen E students? Queen Elizabeth’s talent show try outs are happening in February. Please sign up at the Renaissance Room (216A).
The Library will be CLOSED all day TOMORROW (Friday, March 13) to host the Dictatorship Video Conference. Sorry for any inconvenience that this may cause.
Earn credits towards your high school diploma in your spare time Students who have a spare in their schedule may earn work experience credits while working alongside a teacher/mentor in our school. Students may also choose to earn credits by working in the cafeteria during lunch or early mornings. See Ms. Ditlof in student services to sign up.
NAIT NAIT is coming to visit Feb 17th. Drop by Student Services to book your 15 minute appointment for a one on one talk with their representative.
AN OFFER TO ALL QUEEN E STUDENTS: Want to help us on this page by posting everything that goes on in the school all day? You just have to be a full time schedule to sign-up for it! If you think you can do this, simply message this page and we will get back to you if we think you're a good fit. Thanks in advance for everyone who does!
Eid Mubarak to all Muslims across the world !
Correspondence Attendance Procedure Please be aware of the attendance procedure with Queen E’s ADLC Program; if you do not hand in any correspondence work within seven days, you will receive an attendance call stating that you are absent from the program. In order for you to be successful in your correspondence course you must complete all of your assignments. One assignment a week is a minimum, mandatory requirement. If you require any help, please see Mrs. Shaw in the Library classroom!
ISP Bake Sale ISP will be running their first monthly Bake Sale on Friday, October 16 at lunch time. Please come to the main entrance to get a Ghoulish treat! Everything will cost $1. Please be patient with the ISP students, they are learning some important skills and may take a little longer to distribute items. So please come down Friday at lunch!
Get Your Eid Dinner Tickets TODAY! Eid dinner tickets are going quickly. Get your tickets before they are sold out! Tickets are $5 dollars and are being sold in the Front Foyer at lunch TODAY and until Wednesday October 7th! Come and join us as you learn about Eid, enjoy delicious food and sweets and who knows, you might even win a prize! All are welcome!
Reading Week It's Reading Week! Share your creative pics of reading on the QE Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram feeds (Queen Elizabeth HS) with the #QEReads .There will be prizes for the most interesting solo shot and group pic!
Cross Country The Cross Country team practices afterschool on Mondays and Fridays from 3:45-4:45. Wednesdays, we meet up with other schools to race interesting courses in city parks. Talk to Mrs. Lees in room 129 if you are interested. Join the team or come out run with us for fun any Monday or Friday.
JOBS JOBS JOBS! If you are looking for a job with great benefits, a scholarship program and flexible hours, deliver your resume to any McDonald's location on September 24th, or see Ms. Ditlof for the website to apply online!
Happy Ramadan to all the muslim community in Edmonton and around the world! #RamadanMubarak
Boys Rugby Boys Rugby practice will be Monday -Thursday, after school outside on the South Field. Bring your cleats if you have it. Girls Rugby Any girls wishing to play on the Girls Rugby team. Practice starts on Tuesday and Thursday after school outside on the South Field.
Handball Team Men and Women tryouts will be held on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, March 17-19, mornings 7:30 to 8:30 am and possibly after school on those same days, 4:00 -5:00 pm.
Jostens will be in the school on Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 10:00 am – 2:00 pm during Grad Photos to offer new designs of graduation rings. Students who want to purchase the ring need to bring $60 as deposit. Please see the catalogues in the main office.