December 1/2021


Attention Soccer players! Why worry about the weather when you can come play futsal Wednesday after school? Drop-in futsal is open to all Sands students and will take place Wednesday from 3-4pm in the canteen. Please see Mr. Jamieson if you have any questions.


Would you sacrifice your family to save 150 strangers? Is it wrong to buy your parents an expensive gift when the same amount could be used provide safe drinking water for children elsewhere? Come to Ethics Club today at lunch in Mr. Jamieson’s room and join our discussion about the morality of special treatment for our friends and family.


Hey there Grads, do you need help setting up your Student Transcript Service account? Ms. Sansregret will be hosting a workshop this Thursday, (tomorrow) at flextime in the library. Sign up in Ms. Sansregret’s flex block. If you can’t make this session, the next workshop will be held on December 16.


Tea, Colouring and Christmas Card writing is happening this Thursday at lunch in Mrs. Evans’ room, that’s room 309! Colour a Christmas scene, doodle on some blank paper, write a Christmas card to a friend, whatever you feel like – all supplies are provided. Bring your lunch and a friend. This will run each week of December – listen for dates on the announcements or check the 309 door for dates.


Do you want to show someone you care, or participate in an act of kindness this holiday season? Come at lunch on Thursday and Friday to purchase CANDY GRAMS. All proceeds from your purchases will go to help the Sands Musical production this year.


Hey Sands! Are you feeling stressed out? If yes, then try taking a break to practice meditation. Meditation can help provide you a sense of calm and peace. It also helps promote a healthier mental, emotional, and physical health. A link has been sent on the school app.


The Schulich Leader Scholarships are now open for a school nomination. If you are entrepreneurial minded and display academic excellence, leadership, charisma and creativity and intend to study in a STEM program, we want you. Details on how to apply have been sent to your deltalearns email and the deadline to apply is December 15. See Ms. Sansregret if you have any questions.