Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Parent Teacher Meetings tomorrow (Thursday, Nov. 26th) from 1:30-3:30pm - No school for students!!

Our 11th Annual Eastern Shore Stuff-A-Bus will take place December 16th, 2015.  We are collecting non-perishable food items daily till then.  All food items will go to our local food bank in Chezzetcook.


Intramurals: The Championship 3 on 3 Basketball Game will take place today during second half of lunch with the Oreo Bonkers vs. Hockey Jocks.


Dance Club:  Dance Club will be Today in the Gym during lunch if you want to come and have a blast! 

Hockey:  The Gaetz Brook Hockey team will be playing Careforre on Today at 4pm in Musquodoboit Harbour.  All players are reminded to let Mr. Deveaux know if they are unable to play.  **All tryout jerseys must be returned to Mr. Deveaux**

Ball Hockey:  Ball Hockey will be on Friday this week.  Please make sure you have your rides arranged.

Yearbook:  The yearbook meeting this Friday has been cancelled!!



Parents want their children to find happiness and success in life. One factor which influences happiness and success is career choice. Parents as Career Coaches emphasizes the importance of helping your children discover what their passions/interests are. It will assist your children to identify occupations which might help them pursue their passions. Parents as Career Coaches also encourages parents and their children to consider the many practical factors that will impact career decisions, including, for example, skills, the labour market, and education and training opportunities.

Parents as Career Coaches provides you with

  • Information about what the career journey looks like, to help you deal with the many twists and turns that can occur.
  • course selection information.
  • details of what employers are looking for in this new world of work to identify the skills and personal qualities students need to develop to be competitive in the work force.
  • information on where to find details on specific jobs, qualifications, opportunities, training, and financing.
  • a parent guide designed to help you work with your children throughout their career journey.
  • a student workbook, which provides your daughter or son with information and activities to:
    • Identify interests and skills
    • Research occupations

Date: Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Time: 6:30pm to 9:00 pm

Location: Gaetz Brook Junior High School

You can register for an upcoming session at If you do not have internet access or do not wish to register on the website, please contact the Guidance office to add your name to the session list.


Turning Tides Community Outreach has programs suitable for children, parents and professionals seeking to support youth with a variety of learning, organizational, social and behavioural needs.  Their link is, and presently they are offering a Social Skills Group for youth, feel free to check it out.













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