Thursday, Sep 23, 2021


The yearbook cover contest is underway! All designs will be voted on by the student body and the one with the most votes will be professionally printed on over 600 hard cover books. This is a great way to add a piece of work to your portfolio’s. Check the google classroom for your grade or the principals blog for the link to the slides for more information. Good luck and happy designing.


Attention any students applying for the Youth in Action club executive positions: Applications are due Monday by 3pm, not today. Please submit your application by email or in person to Ms. Zinken or Ms. Smallbone by Monday the 27th at the end of the day. Thank-you!


HEY Yearbook Grad section designers and photographers. We are meeting in the drama room to plan. See you there. Check the google classroom for updates. Ls7npig. Again that is the GRAD section only!


Do you like trivia? If so, REACH club may just be the club for you. REACH for the Top is a Canadian game show in which schools compete against one another with their knowledge on a variety of subjects. All tournaments will happen virtually this year. If you are interested, please join our google classroom to indicate your interest, and for more information. Classroom code is ueesxju.

"Hey chargers! The STEM club will hold the first information meeting next Thursday, September 30th in room 3035 at 11: 30. All students are welcome! If you are interested in participating in science fairs and doing experiments outside of the classroom, please make sure to join. More updates will be posted on our google classroom: 6dpmxwv. Can’t wait to see you there! "


Reminder that there will be a MANDATORY meeting TODAY AT LUNCH in room 2014 if you are interested in prayers or joining the MSA. You will HAVE to register in order to attend the prayers and registration will close TODAY. Please come to the meeting for more details in room 2014 at lunch with your student number.


Attention any students wanting to be scorekeepers or lines people for basketball or volleyball. Games will be after school and volunteer hours can be earned. We will be having a meeting in Gym C tomorrow at lunch. See you there.


Bonjour! The French Club is starting up again and we are looking for execs. If you are interested in a leadership role, please contact Mme Hosany or Mme Hsu (pronounce: Su) by email.


Anyone interested in participating in the Student Senate this year must pick up a permission form as soon as possible from the Main Office and have it signed by parent or guardian. The signed form is to be returned to the Main Office. Thank you!


Due to water on the field, the Terry Fox run scheduled for today has been postponed until Monday, October 4. Friday’s event will run as scheduled. Classes may still run the virtual options today or tomorrow for Terry Fox! Make sure to donate to our school’s donation page.

Wednesday, Sep 22, 2021

The DECA business club is holding its first information meeting TODAY on Wednesday, September 22nd in the drama room (room 1007) at 3pm. Students in any grade are welcome to join! We are a club that trains students to be the future business leaders of tomorrow. Come and learn how to develop your business skills like problem-solving, collaboration, and how to give killer presentations. See you today at 3pm in the drama room #1007. You can also get updates by joining our DECA club on Google Classroom: Join code eidolsc

Hey Chargers! S.A.C is back! The Student Activities Council plans super fun events and spirit weeks for the school! We have planned events like semi formal, halloween costume contest, coachella and many more! Our first meeting is on TODAY (Wednesday September 22nd) at lunch in the first floor drama room. The meeting starts at 11:30, make sure you please eat before you come! Follow us at @garthwebbevents! Can't wait to see you there!


Any students interested in applying for an exec position with the Youth in Action club - this is a reminder that applications are due tomorrow! Please see Ms Zinken or Ms Smallbone to submit your application.


HEY Yearbook Grad section designers and photographers. There will be a meeting Thursday after school in the drama room to plan. See you there. Check the google classroom for updates. Ls7npig. Again that is the GRAD section only!


Do you like trivia? If so, REACH club may just be the club for you. REACH for the Top is a Canadian game show in which schools compete against one another with their knowledge on a variety of subjects. All tournaments will happen virtually this year. If you are interested, please join our google classroom to indicate your interest, and for more information. Classroom code is ueesxju.

Hey Chargers! Garth Webb Physics Club is back! If you are interested in or want to learn more about physics, come join our google classroom through code: omb6fox. You can get hands-on experience through fun labs, hear, and learn from guest speakers, get physics help, and much more! Our first meeting is next Monday, Sep 27, at 3 p.m. after school in room 3026. We will be discussing our plan for this year, and you will get to learn more about the club!


Junior boys volleyball players today are your second and final tryouts. Please bring your extra masks and labeled water bottle. Tryouts will be today after school until 4:45. Bring the hustle.


Starting tomorrow, all Grade 11’s have the option of selecting a locker on the 1st floor. Therefore, please remember to bring a lock tomorrow! Grade 12’s will have their turn to pick a locker early next week.


Good morning Chargers, for tomorrow and Friday; that’s September 23 and 24th, Garth Webb will be running a few events for each grade to get involved in the annual Terry Fox fundraiser. This year, Grade 9s will be participating in a variety of track events, a footrace, and obstacle course on the football field. The theme for this event will be “sports/jerseys,” so bring your athletic gear to the field! Period A Gr. 9 teachers are reminded to bring your class to the field for the planned time slot, as there is limited time for each class! Grade 10s, 11s, and 12s will be partaking in a virtual assembly, online trivia, and a few other physical activity options to get everyone inspired. Teachers, check your email for the virtual assembly options to do with your class - this can occur at any time in the morning! All grades are encouraged to wear any athletic jerseys or sports wear that they may have! On February 21, 1981, Terry Fox began his Marathon of Hope across Canada to raise money for cancer research. It was Terry’s goal to get every Canadian to donate $1 towards cancer research, so let's all get involved and donate online at http://www.terryfox.ca/GarthWebbSSOakville. Teachers are asked to post this link to their classroom websites, and the link/QR code will be posted around the school. Donations will all be made online this year. We run not only for Terry, but for all who have been affected by cancer. Every dollar donated brings us that much closer to finally finding a cure and fulfilling Terry’s dream. Let’s all do our part and make Terry proud. GO CHARGERS!!!


A reminder that the cross country team will be meeting for mandatory concussion training in the fitness centre tomorrow after school. Please let Mr. Monahan know if you cannot make this session. A make-up session will be held next week for those that cannot attend.


If you are interested to participate in daily or Friday prayers at GW, there will be a MANDATORY meeting TOMORROW, in room 2014 AT LUNCH to explain the process.


It will also be the first MSA Club meeting this year and we are excited to welcome all interested students.


MSA is the Muslim Students’ Association and we aspire to bring together like-minded individuals to:


Create a safe space for all members (regardless of their beliefs)

Spread knowledge of Islam

Create a community for Muslim students to feel comfortable with expressing their religion and beliefs and

Have critical discussions around world issues


Again, please have your student card and come to room 2014 TOMORROW at lunch if you are interested in prayers or joining the MSA.


Happy first rain day of the school year, Chargers! If you don’t usually eat lunch at school but will today because of the rain, you are welcome to eat on the second and third floor hallways. Find a spot to sit and keep 2 your group meters apart from the next group.

Happy first day of fall!


Tuesday, Sep 21, 2021


Hey Chargers! Are you interested in getting involved with this year's athletics and planning some fun events for our school? Well, the Athletic council is for you! We meet every Tuesday in portable #5 at lunch. Grades 9’s & 10’s will meet during the first half of lunch starting at 11:15, and grades 11’s & 12’s will meet during the second half of lunch starting at 11:45. Everyone is welcome, even if you don’t play a sport! We hope to see you today in portable #5, as we start planning for what this year has to come!


Grade 11 and 12 boys wanting to play volleyball, today is FINALLY your day. Tryouts are after school today. Do not forget your signed forms, extra mask and labeled water bottles. Can’t wait to see you all there!


Hey Chargers! S.A.C is back! The Student Activities Council plans super fun events and spirit weeks for the school! We have planned events like semi formal, halloween costume contest, coachella and many more! Our first meeting is on Wednesday September 22nd at lunch in the first floor drama room. The meeting starts at 11:30, make sure you please eat before you come! Follow us at @garthwebbevents! Can't wait to see you there!


Good morning Chargers, starting September 23-24th, Garth Webb will be running a few events for each grade to get involved in the annual Terry Fox fundraiser.

This year, Grade 9s will be participating in a variety of track events, a footrace, and obstacle course on the football field. The theme for this event will be “sports/jerseys” - so bring your athletic gear to the field! Grade 10s, 11s, and 12s will be partaking in a virtual assembly, online trivia, and a few other physical activity options to get everyone inspired. On February 21, 1981, Terry Fox began his Marathon of Hope across Canada to raise money for cancer research. It was Terry’s goal to get every Canadian to donate $1 towards cancer research, so let's all get involved and donate online at http://www.terryfox.ca/GarthWebbSSOakville. Teachers are asked to post this link to their classroom websites, and the link/QR code will be posted around the school. Donations will all be made online this year.

We run not only for Terry, but for all who have been affected by cancer. Every dollar donated brings us that much closer to finally finding a cure and fulfilling Terry’s dream. Let’s all do our part and make Terry proud. GO CHARGERS!!!

Hey chargers! Just another update regarding tryouts for girls basketball. The second tryout for Jr. Girls will be this week on Wednesday (Sept. 22) from 3-4:45 and the second tryout for Sr. Girls will be this week on Thursday (Sept. 23) also from 3-4:45. Don’t forget to bring your labelled water-bottle, an extra mask, and your A-game!

Hey Chargers! Are you interested in environmental advocacy? Take this opportunity to join a club where you can learn and get involved. The Environmental Club is having its first meeting this Friday at lunch from 11:25 to 12:00! It will be in room 3035. Look out for the posters around the school for our classroom code, or check out our instagram @oakvillegreenscene. We are excited to see all of you!


Good morning Garth Webb! Thank you to everyone who participated in the Student Vote yesterday. The party that won was the NDP with 375 Votes!

Liberals came second with 300 votes; Conservatives with 208 votes; Green Party with 109 votes and People’s Party with 53 votes. There was a 68% voter turnout. Thank you again! Stay tuned for June 2021 for the Ontario election Student Vote!


Do you like trivia? If so, REACH club may just be the club for you. REACH for the Top is a Canadian game show in which schools compete against one another with their knowledge on a variety of subjects. All tournaments will happen virtually this year. If you are interested, please join our google classroom to indicate your interest, and for more information. Classroom code is ueesxju.

Hey Chargers! Garth Webb Physics Club is back! If you are interested in or want to learn more about physics, come join our google classroom through code: omb6fox. You can get hands-on experience through fun labs, hear, and learn from guest speakers, get physics help, and much more! Our first meeting is next Monday, Sep 27, at 3 p.m. after school in room 3026. We will be discussing our plan for this year, and you will get to learn more about the club!


Attention all junior boys who tried out for volleyball. The list for the next tryouts will be up by lunch in the phys ed hall near the changerooms. The next tryout will be tomorrow after school in gym C. Bring your extra masks. Just a reminder if you are on or not on the list it does not mean you made or did not make the team, this is simply another tryout.

Monday, Sep 20, 2021


Today is the day! Federal Election and student vote day! Period 1 teachers, you will find an email with campaign information and a google form ballot for students to cast their vote! Please post this to your classroom brightspace and the results will be shared tomorrow!

The Health Sciences Club will be having an information meeting today at 11:15 in room 3040. Join our google classroom vdqjxla for more information or see Ms. Hoy in the science office.

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The DECA business club is holding its first information meeting this coming Wednesday, September 22nd in the drama room (room 1007) at 3pm. Students in any grade are welcome to join! We are a club that trains students to be the future business leaders of tomorrow by developing important business skills like problem-solving, collaboration, and giving killer presentations. Do you love the idea of competing in business competitions? Well then, DECA is the club for you! See you this Wednesday at 3pm in the drama room.


Hey Chargers! Are you interested in getting involved with this year's athletics and planning some fun events for our school? Well, the Athletic council is for you! We meet every Tuesday in portable #5 at lunch. Grades 9’s & 10’s will meet during the first half of lunch starting at 11:15, and grades 11’s & 12’s will meet during the second half of lunch starting at 11:45. Everyone is welcome, even if you don’t play a sport! We hope to see you in portable #5 this Tuesday, as we start planning for what this year has to come!


Just a reminder to grade 11 and 12 boys wanting to play volleyball, your tryouts are tomorrow in gym C after school. Bring your signed forms, extra mask and labeled water bottle.


The yearbook cover contest is underway! All designs will be voted on by the student body and the one with the most votes will be professionally printed on over 600 hard cover books. This is a great way to add a piece of work to your portfolio’s. Check the google classroom for your grade or the principals blog for the link to the slides for more information. Good luck and happy designing.


Hey Chargers! S.A.C is back! The Student Activities Council plans super fun events and spirit weeks for the school! We have planned events like semi formal, halloween costume contest, coachella and many more! Our first meeting is on Wednesday September 22nd at lunch in the first floor drama room. The meeting starts at 11:30, make sure you please eat before you come! Follow us at @garthwebbevents! Can't wait to see you there!


Good morning, Chargers. Please note that the antibacterial soap in the boys’ washroom is now available from the pump attached to the sink itself. Please use responsibly and help take care of the washrooms.


Hey Chargers! Are you interested in environmental advocacy? Take this opportunity to join a club where you can learn and get involved. The Environmental Club is having its first meeting this Friday at lunch from 11:25 to 12:00! It will be in room 3035. Look out for the posters around the school for our classroom code, or check out our instagram @oakvillegreenscene. We are excited to see all of you!



Good morning Chargers, starting September 23-24th, Garth Webb will be running a few events for each grade to get involved in the annual Terry Fox fundraiser. This year, Grade 9s will be participating in a variety of track events, a footrace, and obstacle course on the football field. Grade 10s, 11s, and 12s will be partaking in a virtual assembly, online trivia, and a few other physical activity options to get everyone inspired. On February 21, 1981, Terry Fox began his Marathon of Hope across Canada to raise money for cancer research. It was Terry’s goal to get every Canadian to donate $1 towards cancer research, so let's all get involved and donate online at http://www.terryfox.ca/GarthWebbSSOakville. Teachers are asked to post this link to their classroom websites, and the link/QR code will be posted around the school. Donations will all be made online this year. We run not only for Terry, but for all who have been affected by cancer. Every dollar donated brings us that much closer to finally finding a cure and fulfilling Terry’s dream. Let’s all do our part and make Terry proud. GO CHARGERS!!!


Any students who are interested in applying for an exec position for the Youth in Action club please submit your application by this Thursday at 3pm. You can get an application from Ms Zinken or Ms Smallbone, and return it to one of us by email or in person.

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Hey chargers! Just another update regarding tryouts for girls basketball. The second tryout for Jr. Girls will be this week on Wednesday (Sept. 22) from 3-4:45 and the second tryout for Sr. Girls will be this week on Thursday (Sept. 23) also from 3-4:45. Don’t forget to bring your labelled water-bottle, an extra mask, and your A-game!

Are you interested in programming, or want to learn how? Then join the Garth Webb Programming Club! Our first meeting of the year will be Tuesday, September 21st. That's tomorrow. Join our Google classroom for more information, including where we'll be meeting. Code: BVVHCSI

Friday, Sep 17, 2021


Attention Grade 11 and 12 boys wanting to play volleyball, tryouts have been moved from Monday to Tuesday! Remember to have your signed forms, extra mask and labeled water bottle ready for tryouts. We will be in Gym C after school until 4:30 on Tomorrow. See you all there!


Don't forget Garth Webb that on Monday you will have the chance to share your vision for Canada by participating in the Youth vote. Our Garth Webb results will be shared with our school population alongside the Federal Election results.

The Health Sciences Club will be having an information meeting on Monday September 20th at 11:15 in room 3040. Join our google classroom vdqjxla for more information or see Ms. Hoy in the science office.


Are you interested in activism, journalism and being vocal in the Garth Webb community? If so, come visit the Student Voice club, where you can bring up issues you face or want addressed. Plus, you'll have the opportunity to become a writer for Garth Webb's newspaper, the Juno Journal! Come to our first meeting of the school year this Friday September 17th in room 3021 or join our classroom with code CNTWENR.


Are you looking for more volunteer hours? Or for more extracurriculars? Volunteer club is here for you! We post volunteer opportunities on a weekly basis and host other meetings! Join our google classroom through code dtpah5l for more information.

Hey Chargers! Are you interested in developing your business skills like problem-solving, collaboration, and giving killer presentations? Do you love the idea of competing in business competitions? Well then, DECA is the club for you! The DECA business club trains students to be the future business leaders of tomorrow. We will be having our first information meeting next Wednesday, September 22nd in the drama room (room 1007) at 3pm. Students in any grade are welcome to join! See you next Wednesday after school.

The yearbook cover contest is underway! All designs will be voted on by the student body and the one with the most votes will be professionally printed on over 600 hard cover books. This is a great way to add a piece of work to your portfolio’s. Check the google classroom for your grade or the principals blog for the link to the slides for more information. Good luck and happy designing.


Good morning Chargers, starting September 23-24th, Garth Webb will be running a few events for each grade to get involved in the annual Terry Fox fundraiser.

This year, Grade 9s will be participating in a variety of track events, a footrace, and obstacle course on the football field. Grade 10s, 11s, and 12s will be partaking in a virtual assembly, online trivia, and a few other physical activity options to get everyone inspired. On February 21, 1981, Terry Fox began his Marathon of Hope across Canada to raise money for cancer research. It was Terry’s goal to get every Canadian to donate $1 towards cancer research, so let's all get involved and donate online at http://www.terryfox.ca/GarthWebbSSOakville. Teachers are asked to post this link to their classroom websites, and the link/QR code will be posted around the school. Donations will all be made online this year. We run not only for Terry, but for all who have been affected by cancer. Every dollar donated brings us that much closer to finally finding a cure and fulfilling Terry’s dream. Let’s all do our part and make Terry proud. GO CHARGERS!!!


Thursday, Sep 16, 2021


Reminder to grade 10 boys trying out today for volleyball. Your tryout will be in gym C right after school. Remember that you cannot try out without your signed forms. Please bring those and an extra mask. Can’t wait to see you all there!


A friendly reminder from the grade 10 civics classes that Garth Webb students will be participating in the youth vote on Monday, September 20th! What is most important to you this election season?

The Yearbook club will be meeting today in the large gym right at the beginning of lunch for our first meeting. If you have interest in layout design, photography or graphics consider working on this year’s student yearbook. See you in the gym at lunch!

Hey Chargers! Are you interested in developing your business skills like problem-solving, collaboration, and giving killer presentations? Do you love the idea of competing in business competitions? Well then, DECA is the club for you! The DECA business club trains students to be the future business leaders of tomorrow. We will be having our first information meeting next Wednesday, September 22nd in the drama room (room 1007) at 3pm. Students in any grade are welcome to join! See you next Wednesday after school.

The Youth in Action club is starting up again this year! Youth in Action is for students interested in raising awareness about social issues and who want to create change. If you are interested in joining us - meet us outside door #8 by the fitness center at 11:35 TODAY! Please eat before the meeting and wear your mask. We look forward to meeting you - all are welcome!


Are you interested in activism, journalism and being vocal in the Garth Webb community? If so, come visit the Student Voice club, where you can bring up issues you face or want addressed. Plus, you'll have the opportunity to become a writer for Garth Webb's newspaper, the Juno Journal! Come to our first meeting of the school year this Friday September 17th in room 3021 or join our classroom with code CNTWENR.


Are you looking for more volunteer hours? Or for more extracurriculars? Volunteer club is here for you! We post volunteer opportunities on a weekly basis and host other meetings! Join our google classroom through code dtpah5l for more information.


This is a reminder to all football players. We have a mandatory meeting at lunch in the gymnasium.


"Hey chargers! Are you interested in participating in science fairs and doing experiments outside of the classroom? Do you want to meet guest speakers in the STEM pathway? Garth Webb STEM club is back for this year. Please join our google classroom using code; 6dpmxwv for more updates. Information about our first meeting will be posted soon!"


The following is a message from the Gr. 12 Leadership team regarding the annual Terry Fox Run:


Good morning Chargers, starting September 23-24th, Garth Webb will be running a few events for each grade to get involved in the annual Terry Fox fundraiser. This year, Grade 9s will be participating in a variety of track events, a footrace, and obstacle course on the football field. Grade 10s, 11s, and 12s will be partaking in a virtual assembly, online trivia, and a few other physical activity options to get everyone inspired. On February 21, 1981, Terry Fox began his Marathon of Hope across Canada to raise money for cancer research. It was Terry’s goal to get every Canadian to donate $1 towards cancer research, so let's all get involved and donate online at http://www.terryfox.ca/GarthWebbSSOakville. Teachers are asked to post this link to their classroom websites, and the link/QR code will be posted around the school. Donations will all be made online this year. We run not only for Terry, but for all who have been affected by cancer. Every dollar donated brings us that much closer to finally finding a cure and fulfilling Terry’s dream. Let’s all do our part and make Terry proud. GO CHARGERS!!!

Wednesday, Sep 15, 2021


Attention grade 10 boys trying out for the volleyball team. Please remember to have your signed forms, extra mask and labeled water bottle. Tryouts will be after school in Gym C tomorrow after school.


The grade 10 civics students want to remind you that the student vote is happening on Monday, September 20th in period 1. Don't know who to vote for? We recommend visiting pollenize.org to educate yourself on the issues!

The Health Sciences Club will be having an information meeting on Monday September 20th at 11:15 in room 3040. Join our google classroom vdqjxla for more information or see Ms. Hoy in the science office.


The Yearbook club will be meeting Tomorrow the 16th in the large gym roght at the beginning of lunch for our first meeting. If you have interest in layout design, photography or graphics consider working on this year’s student yearbook. New members are always welcome.


The Youth in Action club is starting up again this year! Youth in Action is for students interested in raising awareness about social issues and who want to create change. If you are interested in joining us - meet us outside door #8 by the fitness center at 11:35 on Thursday - tomorrow! Please eat before the meeting and wear your mask. We look forward to meeting you - all are welcome!


Are you interested in activism, journalism and being vocal in the Garth Webb community? If so, come visit the Student Voice club, where you can bring up issues you face or want addressed. Plus, you'll have the opportunity to become a writer for Garth Webb's newspaper, the Juno Journal! Come to our first meeting of the school year this Friday September 17th in room 3021 or join our classroom with code CNTWENR.


Are you looking for more volunteer hours? Or for more extracurriculars? Volunteer club is here for you! We post volunteer opportunities on a weekly basis and host other meetings! Join our google classroom through code dtpah5l for more information.


Yom Kippur (The Day of Atonement) begins at sunset tonight. We wish peace and goodness to all those observing in our Garth Webb community and beyond.


Girls Basketball tryouts for Grades 11 and 12 are today after school in the main gym! Don’t forget your signed forms, extra masks, and water bottle!

Tuesday, Sep 14, 2021


The cross country will have its first practice after school. The team will meet outside by Door #8, near the phys. Ed office. Make sure to hand in your signed forms to Mr. Monahan in order to participate!


Reminder to grade 9 boys playing volleyball this year, your tryouts are this afternoon right after school today. Please come dressed, and ready to go with your player forms, your extra mask and your labeled water bottle.


Have you always wanted to vote? Have you wanted to participate in the electoral process to influence the Canada you want to see, but you were too young? Now is your chance! On Monday, September 20th we will be participating in our own Garth Webb student vote! Have questions about who to vote for? Find a student in grade 10 civics to discuss your stance on the issues!

Are you interested in being the student leader of our 297 Days of Kindness Club? This club has run for the past couple of years but the leader has now graduated. The 297 Days of Kindness Club submits weekly messages of positivity for our Principal’s Blog and we’d love to continue with this column. Please email Mrs. Lee in the main office if you are interested in leading this club or would like more information. Thank you!


The Health Sciences Club will be having an information meeting on Monday September 20th at 11:15 in room 3040. Join our google classroom vdqjxla for more information or see Ms. Hoy in the science office.


Hey Chargers!

Garth Webb’s SAGE club, thats Garth Webb’s Sexual and Gender equality club, is back in action and ready for a fantastic 2021/2022 school year. Come on out and join us in room 2002 today at 11:30 for our very first meeting. Cant make it? No problem. See Ms. Morley or Ms. Cacilhas for more information and join our Google Classroom with the code tc4kihg to follow along with what we are up to. We will meet in room 2002 every Tuesday at lunch and new members are always welcome! See you there!


The Yearbook club will be meeting Thursday the 16th in the large gym for our first meeting. If you have interest in layout design, photography or graphics consider working on this year’s student yearbook. New members are always welcome!

This message is for semesters 1 and 2 grade 12 physics students. Physics Club is back. If you are interested in leading this club, please email or see Dr.J. in the science office for more information.

Tryouts for girls basketball will be held on Wednesday (Sept. 15) for grades 11 and 12 and Thursday (Sept. 16) for grades 9 and 10 after school in the main gym from 3-4:45pm. Remember to bring a signed copy of your athletics package with you, as you will be unable to participate without it. Looking forward to seeing everyone there!

Monday, Sep 13, 2021


Hey Chargers, the Environmental Club is back! We had such a great time last year, with over 100 volunteers in all our events. With the climate crisis more relevant than ever, it is incredibly important that we as individuals realize our responsibility to take care of and protect our planet. If you are interested in joining the GW Environmental club, please reach out to Mr. Sanderson for the Google Classroom code or check out our posters around the school.


A reminder to anyone who is interested in playing girls field hockey this year, we have our first practice tomorrow - Tuesday, September 14th after school at 3pm. Please wear shin guards and a mouth guard as well as your completed medical form in order to participate. See you there!


If you are planning to run for the cross country team this year, please see Mr. Monahan for an updated athletics form in the phys. Ed. office at lunch today. You can also find the form posted to the team’s Google Classroom. Make sure to return these forms before our first practice tomorrow after school!


Attention all boys who have signed up for tryouts. Please make sure you check your emails to fill out the contact tracing form. It is due today at 3:00 pm. Tryouts start tomorrow after school for grade 9s only. Do not forget your extra mask, your labeled water bottle, and your player forms.


The civics classes are excited to announce that on Monday, September 20th they will be running a student vote. Garth Webb, look forward to participating in your own federal election and seeing how our youth vote compares to the rest of Canada! Stay tuned for more information!

To all football players - check your emails, you received an invite to the google classroom. This is how we will be communicating. Please turn on your notifications and make sure you join. If you did not receive an e-mail, please notify Mr. Emmerson. Senior level players have practice today.

Friday, Sep 10, 2021


Attention returning grade 10, 11, and 12 students (and victory lappers!) -- if you have any resources from last year (books, uniforms, technology), please put them in one of the plastic bins that can be found on each floor. Again, please please please do your part and return school stuff!


If you are interested in playing boys volleyball this season do not forget there is a mandatory meeting today at lunch on the football field. If you are unable to attend please email or find Ms Beltran or Mr Dragicevic (Dra-gee-che-vich) to get more info and a player’s package. You will be unable to try out without a signed forms package.


Interested in running for the cross country team this year? A brief information meeting will be held today after school on the football field. If you cannot make it, make sure to email Mr. Monahan for important information. All levels of running experience are welcome to come out. Hope to see you there!


Attention all girls basketball players! Thanks to everyone who showed up to our first meeting yesterday! If you were unable to make the meeting and are still interested in playing, make sure you have signed up on the sheet outside the Phys. Ed office so you can be added to the team google classroom and receive updates and tryout information.


The last football tryout practice is today at 3:15. You need your Secondary Interschool Athletic Form signed and handed in to the coaches in order to participate. Bring your mask, your own water, shorts and t-shirt.

Thursday, Sep 9, 2021


Attention returning grade 10, 11, and 12 students (and victory lappers!) -- if you have any resources from last year (books, uniforms, technology), please put them in one of the plastic bins that can be found on each floor. Again, please please please do your part and return school stuff!


Attention anyone interested in playing girl’s field hockey this year. There will be an information meeting at lunch today - Thursday, September 10th at 11:10 on the main field. If you are in grade 9, 10, 11 or 12, come on out and find out what it’s all about. No experience necessary!


Any boys interested in playing volleyball this season, fill out the Google Form on our GWS School website and come out to the football field at lunch on Friday. If you are unable to attend please email or find Ms Beltran or Mr Dragicevic (Dra-gee-che-vich) to get more info and a player’s package. See you all there!


Interested in playing Girls Basketball this fall? Make sure to sign up on the signup sheet posted by the entrance to Gym C outside the Phys Ed. office today! Our first brief meeting will be today after school at 3:00pm in the main gym where we will provide information about tryouts and other fun stuff. Can’t wait to see you there!


Interested in running for the cross country team this year? A brief information meeting will be held on Friday after school on the field. If you cannot make it, make sure to email Mr. Monahan for important information. All levels of running experience are welcome to come out. Hope to see you there!

Wednesday, Sep 8, 2021


Attention returning grade 10, 11, and 12 students (and victory lappers!) -- if you have any resources from last year (books, uniforms, technology), please put them in one of the plastic bins that can be found on each floor. Again, please please please do your part and return school stuff!


Attention anyone interested in playing girl’s field hockey this year. There will be an information meeting at lunch tomorrow - Thursday, September 10th at 11:10 on the main field. If you are in grade 9, 10, 11 or 12, come on out and find out what it’s all about. No experience necessary!


Interested in playing Girls Basketball this fall? Please see the signup sheet posted by the entrance to Gym C. Our first meeting will be Thursday Sept. 9 at 3:00pm in the main gym where we will provide information about tryouts and other fun stuff. Can’t wait to see you there!


Another team announcement?! You know it! Do you prefer an indoor sport? Perfect, volleyball might be the sport for you! Any boys interested in playing volleyball this season please fill out the Google Form on the main page of the school website. We will be having a meeting on the football field this Friday at lunch. See you there!

Tuesday, Sep 7, 2021


Are you interested in playing Football? Our first practice starts at 3:15 today on the football field. You must have your Secondary Interschool Athletics Package filled out and with you in order to participate. Bring your mask and your own water bottle. If you are interested but do not have all of the following things mentioned, then come out tomorrow at the same time with everything in hand.


Attention returning grade 10, 11, and 12 students (and victory lappers!) -- if you have any resources from last year (books, uniforms, technology), please put them in one of the plastic bins that can be found on each floor. Again, please please please do your part and return school stuff that you still have lying around.