Talk mail message Friday, November
BMHS appreciates everyone’s effort this week in supporting their
child’s learning under these extraordinary situations.
Home learning will continue next week if the CUPE strike
has not been resolved.
If home learning continues next week, Monday from 11:45am – 1:00pm
the school will be open for students to pick up any materials from their locker
if they did not come by last week.
Grad photo appointments will continue at the offsite location
if the CUPE strike has not been resolved.
If a resolution is reached over the weekend, Monday’s appointments will
still be offsite due to the set-up time for the equipment. Stay tuned for an update regarding this
We understand that some graduates have not been able to book an
appointment time for your grad photo.
The company is working hard to find a solution. Potentially the company is trying to set up a
2nd camera at the offsite location.
If this is, the booking site will open-up with additional appointment
times for those who were unable to book. A message will be sent out once a decision is
Parent Teacher Interviews will take place virtually
again this year. An online booking
system will be set up and the link sent in a talk mail message next Wednesday,
November 10th. The booking
system will stay open until Tuesday, November 16th at 3:30pm. Interviews will be held on Thursday,
November 18th 6:30 – 8:00pm and Friday, November 19th
9:00 – 11:30am. Please reserve your time
for an appointment with the teachers of the classes you wish to check your
Varsity girls’ basketball tryouts will be held offsite
on Sunday, November 7th from 5:00pm – 7:30pm at the North End YMCA,
70 Twin Oaks Drive. The players will
need to show ID and their vaccination record to be permitted in the building.
And finally, clocks are moved back an
hour this weekend, Highlanders families are reminded to change your clocks at
the end of the day Saturday. Daylight Saving Time ends
at 2 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 7. So, students on Monday don’t turn on
your teams’ classes one hour early, you have an extra hour to sleep.
We wish you a lovely one extra hour this weekend.