Principal's Message


View the December edition of the Sands Video Magazine above. To view episodes from previous months, please visit our Video Archives. 

To stay up to date on school information by viewing the January 2018 Newsletter.
Course Selection
All Grade 8-11 students should have completed the course selection process for 2018-19 by February 22nd. Students who have not already done so, should speak with a counsellor.
Into the Woods
The Sands Theatre Department is hosting 'Into the Woods' from March 6-9 beginning at 7pm each evening. Tickets can be purchased at lunchtime and through the main office. 
Pink Shirt Day
Pnk Shirt Day is Wednesday, February 28th. All students are encouraged to wear pink in support of Antibullying.

I.D.E.A.'s - Back by Popular Demand!
Every Friday, I.D.E.A.'s Recreational Drop-In is held from 3:00-5:30pm. Students from Grades 8-12 are invited to drop in, play games and hangout with friends. I.D.E.A.'s is free of charge and snacks are provided! 

Download the Sands Secondary App!

The Sands mobile agenda app is personalized with the school calendar, timetable and has a direct link to the school website. You can also receive push notifications sent out by the school to inform you of upcoming events, schedule changes, advise you of school closures, and other news. To download the app, please click here.

Stay Connected

We will be posting updates about school events throughout the year on Twitter and FacebookI encourage you to connect with us as another way of staying informed about what is going on in and around the school. 

Please check out our Calendar of Upcoming Events to find out about other important events taking place at the school.

The staff at Sands is here to support you so if you have any questions, please do not hesitate to call on me or any member of the staff.


Mr. A. Akune, Principal