Halifax West High School

November 22nd, 2016

A reminder to all students parking in the parking lot is by Permit Only.  Your permit must be visible because tickets are being issued.

There will be a jack.org meeting on Wednesday at lunch in room C351.

Mark your calendars because this year’s prom expo is rapidly approaching. This Sunday November 27th from 1 to 4pm come join us here at Halifax West for this awesome expo. There is an entry fee of $2 or a food donation. We hope to see you there!

It is now time for the annual coat and boot drive for the Brunswick street mission! For the next two weeks, bring all of your gently used winter clothing into your c block classes. The class that brings in the most by November 28th will receive a prize!

The signup sheet for our upcoming coffee house on December 14th is up and everyone is welcome to sign up and showcase some of their talent. It is from 7 to 10pm and anyone is welcome!

Bowlathon forms are now available in the main office. Come to Bowlathon to help the World involvement ministry raise money for the Nova Scotia Gambia Association through a night of bowling and pizza on December 2nd from 7-9pm. You must fundraise a minimum of $30 and teams should be of 4 or 5 members. There is limited space so sign up quickly!

Attention all Ultimate Frisbee players!  And anyone else interested in learning more about Ultimate Frisbee! There will be a practice tonight here in the gym from 5-6:30. Remember to bring a light and dark shirt.

All students that applied to go to WE Day with Mrs Skelhorn, please see her at the BEGINNING of lunch in C340 to collect your permission forms.

Halifax West Multicultural Show: Tickets are on sale now for the Halifax West Multicultural Show. Tickets are $2.00 per person and are available in the main office. The Multicultural Show takes place on Wednesday, November 30 at 6:30 pm in the Bella Rose Theatre. Don’t miss this exciting West tradition!

Fashion show practice today at lunch in the Theater back door.

Are you a musician?  Do you or your musical group write original music?  If so, you may be interested in participating in the Equilibrium Youth CD project!  Equilibrium Youth is a group that seeks to change the way youth are looked upon.  This is your opportunity to make your mark.  Submit your original song based on the topic of “Youth Sterotyping” for your chance to have your song professionally recorded and included on an album!  Application forms may be found in the office.

Come get your chill on with Ms. Graveline in seminar room on Friday starting at 12:00 for a session of Tao Yin Fa. An ancient form of self-massage and acupressure it will help revitalize your Chi or inner energy. This is a standing or sitting for those that cannot stand, and no need to change your clothes. 

Congratulations to the boys hockey team on their 3-0 win over CPA on Friday.  Brendon Keeler earned the win in nets while Aidan Sampson opened the scoring and Evan Silver scored twice to round out the scorings.  It was a great effort as we only had 11 skaters for the game.  The boys take on Lockview tonight at 8pm in Sackville and return home to Centennial Saturday night at 8 vs Prince Andrew.  Good luck to our hockey Warriors.