The SAS-Jackson End of Semester schedule for January 2019 has now been set. Please refer to the attached document for more information.
The mornings will be doubled blocked in length, providing time for end of semester assessments.
Similar to our Seminar Days, students will be required to sign up for afternoon Learning Centres, via Student Connect.
At the end of the week on Friday afternoon, our Leadership class will be hosting Pep Rally events throughout the school. More details will be shared in January.
SAS-JLJ End of Semester Schedule_January 2019
On Friday, November 16 from 11-12pm, SAS-Jackson will have an assembly presented by Safer Schools Together (https://saferschoolstogether.com/).
This assembly will cover all things digital, from digital citizenship to the criminal consequences of cyberbullying. Some of the most prominent concerns surrounding student’s use of social networking sites and smartphones will be discussed. Other topics include: netiquette (online etiquette), the possession and distribution of intimate images (sexting), digital media habits, digital addiction, piracy and plagiarism.
There will also be a related parent information session titled “Raising Digitally Responsible Youth_ Fall 2018”, taking place on Wednesday, November 14 from 6-8pm at the DESC.
Picture: L-R – Matthew Bushell (10), Tyler Bushell (12), Connor Levins (9), Ethan Skofteby (11), Jack Morrison-Hurley (10), Molly Fogarty (12), Brad Zurowski (10), Emma Levins (12), George Massey (8), Trinity Blacklock (10), Abby Bushell (8), Missing: Jada Maas (10)
At the regionals last week, Salmon Arm Secondary finished 2nd overall (behind Penticton Secondary). Tyler, Matthew, Emma and Ethan qualified for provincials in all their events, and Brad qualified for breaststroke.
Congratulations to all our swimmers!
Thanks to Ms. Holmes and the fine artwork of Kyle Coubrough, one of the stairwells at Jackson now has some colour to it.