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January 18, 2023




January 26, 2023


“Little Mermaid the musical" opens on Valentine's Day Feb 14 and runs for 6 nights starting at 6PM and it is only $5 for students! Come and see what's happening under the sea!"  

SEA OF BLUE: the seniors boys play their final home game on Tuesday, January 31st @7pm. They are hoping for a BIG show of support for their team, show your WHALER NATION heart and wear blue when you come out to support the boys on Tuesday! Prizes from Boston Pizza & Panago will be given away at halftime and more prizes after the game for people wearing blue!

ATTENTION GRADS: KSS is hosting a winter formal on Jan 27th from 7-10pm and all Ballenas grads are invited (no plus ones). Tickets are for sale at lunch in the front foyer for $7 each, or $10 at the door.

FROM THE LEARNING COMMONS: Congratulations Molly Cole on winning the draw for the coffee card challenge this month. Come see us in the Learning Commons to pick up your prize! Thanks everyone for your participation - Next challenge coming in February…

And Just a reminder that all textbooks for semester courses are due. You cannot sign out Semester 2 textbooks if you haven't returned your Semester 1 textbooks. Early returns are much appreciated where possible!

STUDENT MENTORING: If you were in a mentoring class this year with Ms. Cathrine, your final reflection task has been posted in our Google Classroom. Please complete ASAP – see Ms. Cathrine if you have any questions.

BALLENAS GUYS GROUP: The Guys Group meets in the Band Room (Rm. 914) every Thursday at lunch. Guys Group brings together students, teachers, and mentors for some free pizza and a place to chat and listen to each other. Please see Mr. Kellas, Mr. Quinn, Mr. Townsend, Mr. Bambrough, or Mr. Wyllie if you have any questions about Guys Group.  J


THURSDAY – 2 tacos w/chips

FRIDAY – Pizza by the slice