905-563-8267 Atn: 905-563-9477 4317 Central Avenue, Beamsville, L0R 1B0

Morning Announcements 

Monday Oct. 23, 2017


  • Congratulations:A big shout out to the Light Blue & Black Colour houses who won the social media challenge.Please come to the office following announcements to claim your prize!!


  • P.A.C.E. Fitness - Practice Active and Contagious Energy:Wanna take care of your body and feel good but life is just way too busy?Join us every Wednesday from 3:45-4:30 in the small gym for activity, motivation and an invigorating experience.All students and staff are welcome!See Miss Bernardi and Mrs. Beckett for more details.


  • Coop:Coop students are reminded of their In-School Integration Session this Wednesday, Oct 25th. Please remind your placement and come prepared with all your hours recorded.


  • Guidance Updates:A reminder to Senior students of the University and College visits happening this week.On Tuesday at 1:00 p.mthere will a presentation about Lakehead University and on Wednesday at 9:15 a representative will be here from the University of Toronto.On Friday at 1:00 p.m. there will be a presenter from Mohawk College.All presentations will take place in the cafeteria and sign up sheets are in the Student Services office.


  • Could the following students please see Mme Badawey in Room 2212 immediately following these annoucements:Tyler Mellor, Caleb Godwaldt, Alex McCullough, Ethan Zulauf, Gillian Halcro and Adam Holstein


  • Cross Country:Last Thursday our cross country team had the most perfect fall weather to run in for the Zone Championships!All of our runners represented BDSS with true grit and determination....some runners braving injuries and others achieving personal bests!Congratulations to Owen Konkle, Brian Knecktel, Shannon Swinson and Adam Holstein who will be moving on to SOSSA on Thursday of this week at Christie Conservation Area in Hamilton!


  • Socktober is here!: Bring your brand new socks in to donate to Community Care! Did you know More than one-third of food bank users across Canada were children in 2016? And that about 1 in 7 of those using shelters in Canada are children? The Social Justice League has posted facts on Poverty around the school on paper socks. During Socktober for each pair of socks you bring in, fill out a ballot card with your name and house colour. There will be a draw for a $10 Timmies Gift Card. You will gain house points, too! It's win, win! Come on Bucs! It's Socktober from now until December 15th.


  • DSBN Shaw Festival MonologueCompetition: There is a brief meeting today with all those interested in attending the DSBN Shaw Festival Monologue competition. Please come to room 1-208 at lunch for more information.


  • Dress in Purple Day is TOMORROW!: Fact #7 & 8 - The Hashtag for Dress Purple Day is #IBREAKthesilence. Join the conversation and use social media fo show off your

    your purple creativity. Follow on Twitter at @our_children. You don't have to dress in purple on dress purple day. Purple hair, purple cupcakes, purple balloons are also very effective. The Social Justice League will be handing out purple ribbons, too. Remember, "It takes a village to keep kids safe."


  • BDSS Choir Practice: Just a reminder that choir practice is on from 3:30 to 5 today afterschool in room 1-208. All choir members and anyone else who wants to join, please come for choir practice from 3:30 to 5 today afterschool in room 1-208.