Dear Parents and Guardians
We are pleased to welcome you and your student to Chase Secondary School this September!
Here is an outline of what our first day of school will look like for your grade 7 or 8 student.
Please note on the first day of school, all morning buses will pick up students two hours later than the regular time for pick up.
Tuesday September 4th
10:30-10:50 Assembly for the entire school
Timetables will be distributed in the gym by grade to all students before going to A Block.
10:55-11:20 A Block Class (Students will receive their locker # during this block. Students may bring their own lock or purchase one from the office for $6)
11:25-11:40 B Block Class
11:45-12:00 C Block Class
12:05-12:20 D Block Class
12:30 Buses Depart
Four subject binders, paper, pencils, pens, highlighters, pencil crayons, calculator. Teachers will provide students with information if more specific subject supplies are needed.
Frannie’s Cafeteria will be open on the first full day, Wednesday September 5th. A typical lunch and drink can be purchased for under $5. If parents wish to pay for student lunches in advance you may arrange with Fran in the cafeteria. Frannie provides a breakfast program before school and is open at break to feed the kids.
Wednesday September 5th is a regular school day:
8:25 Warning Bell
8:30-9:47 – Period 1
9:52-11:09 – Period 2
11:09-11:26 - Break (9 mins)
11:21am - Warning Bell
11:26-12:43 - Period 3
12:43-1:38 - Lunch
1:34pm - Warning Bell
1:38-2:55 - Period 4
Late or Absent:
If your student will be late or absent you are required to call in to the school at 250-679-3218. If you do not call the school to excuse the absence, an automated call and email will be sent home to you that evening. Unexcused absences will be reflected on your student’s attendance record.
Our school guidance counselor is Ms. Jami Griffiths and she is available to all students and parent should feel to contact her at any time is they so desire.
First Nations Education Worker in the school is Ms. Leona Bonneau and all students are welcome to drop by her room at any time.
Have a fabulous summer and we look forward to seeing you in September!