This week has once again been a busy one at Wm E. Hay.
Copies of the yearbook were available to students this week, thank you to the yearbook club for all the hard work you put in to make our yearbook wonderful.
We would like to remind everyone that the next sessions of drivers’ education are running on November 1, 8, and 15. Make sure to sign up in the office.
If anyone is interested in hearing more about or signing up for the Green Certificate Program, please go to room 116 on Tuesday, Oct. 21 at 6:45pm.
Also, on Friday Oct. 17, the Fine Arts Board will be hosting the first coffee house of the year after school. Students who wish to perform can sign up in the office and everyone from the community is welcome to come watch.
Cross country was blessed with beautiful weather again last week. Zones was a success despite course delays due to moose wandering on the course. The ladies all qualified for provincials – congratulations to Reesa Garez and Alyssa Henderson, Zack Desrosiers and Max McHollister, who ran their best races ever.
On Tuesday Oct. 7th, the honours breakfast was held to celebrate the academic success of those who received honours in the 2013-2014 school year. There were 28 Grade 9 recipients, 23 Grade 10 recipients, and 36 Grade 11 recipients. On Friday, Oct. 10, Wm. E. Hay held its annual fall awards evening. Many students were recognized with awards that ranged from community service, academics and post-secondary. Thousands of dollars were handed out to the students. The contributions from the Stettler community are greatly appreciated and will go a long way in furthering the education of the youth of Stettler Congratulations to all the recipients!
And last but not least, jazz band has started both in the middle school and the high school. Come out and join on Thursdays at lunch.
That’s all for this week.