GVS Scholastic Virtual Book Fair February 8-21

Mark your calendars! Save the date! The fun and excitement of a Scholastic Book Fair is coming to our school! To adapt to our changing needs, Scholastic has developed a Virtual Book Fair to provide an opportunity for our students and families to experience the joy of reading together. The GVS Scholastic Virtual Book Fair will take place on February 8 – February 21, 2021. Visit our school’s Virtual Book Fair site using this link: https://virtualbookfairs.scholastic.ca/pages/5155384 Let us continue to give… Read More

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SRSS Health Clinic is Open to all HSD High School Students

HSD would like all of our high school students and caregivers/parents know that the SRSS Health Clinic is open, and they are able to access services either virtually or in person. Right now, the Health Clinic is staffed with Kimberley Boothe – full time Nurse Practitioner,  Rebecca Remple – Dietitian/Nutritionist, as well as Laura Kehler – Clinic Reception. Some primary care services that the Health Clinic provides are: Complete physicals & checkups Treatment of minor/acute injuries and illness Minor procedures… Read More

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End of Semester Assessment and Evaluation

Manitoba Education has announced that all grade 12 provincial exams for January and June have been cancelled for this year. GVS students can still expect to have other forms of assessment and evaluation done in their courses. Subject teachers have already informed semester one students of what their assessment and evaluation practices will be to conclude the first semester. If parents have any questions or concerns, they are invited to contact their student’s subject teacher.

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Career Development and Life Exploration

Hanover School Division has developed a great resource for career development and life exploration (CDLE).  It is designed to help students and parents explore the opportunities for post high school.  The site has lot of relevant information on jobs in various industries – demands, education, requirements, and pay.  Check it out!

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TumbleBooks e-access

We are pleased to announce that we have extended our partnership with TumbleBooks for the remainder of the school year. Our current license agreement allows for full access to their K-6 library of books. To access this library, you simply need to click this link:  http://bit.ly/HSD-TumbleBooks   This link will complete the login process automatically for you.

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January 18 Return to School – Code Orange

On Monday, January 18th GVS students will be returning to school on the Track Schedule.  Track A / C students will start on Monday, the 18th; Track B / D students will start on Tuesday, the 19th.  Please call the office if you are uncertain which track your child is on.  The full schedule can be accessed on the GVS calendar.  More information will be provided in the newsletter on Thursday, Jan 13th.

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