Morning Notes

Wednesday 16 March

GIN Club is cancelled today due to the GIN trip

DON'T FORGET TO COMPLETE YOUR PI DAY CHALLENGE! ALL WORK TO GO TO MS CARMEN BY 0900 ON FRIDAY 18MARCH

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Sustainability Club

Please take 3 minutes to complete this form for the Sustainability Club.

Student Council Awards Committee: Designers Wanted!

The Student Council is looking for creative and imaginative students, who are interested in designing Halcyon's annual awards for students. To apply please complete this Google Form. Applications close 2200, Friday 18 March. Good Luck!

Halcyon's MUN Conference: Chair Applications

To those wishing to apply for a Chair position,


Halcyon will be hosting its third annual Model United Nations (MUN) conference this June.This years conference will be entertaining the theme ‘Controlling our Changing Climate: Political, Physical and Economic’ and will be made up of four different committees: Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), Security Council (SC), Human Rights Council (HRC) and G20. This years conference is seeking to fill the position of eight Chairs, that is two for each committee.


Applicants must write a letter of motivation, no longer than 500 words, outlining:



  • What they believe their strengths would be as a Chair
  • Any prior experiences, notably those with MUN, they believe could aid them in Chairing debate
  • Why they are interested in chairing at Halcyon MUN



It is mandatory that applicants should have participated as a delegate at at least one other MUN conference. Chairing experience is appreciated but not required. It is suggested that the applicant familiarise themselves with the different committees in order to make an informed choice in terms of their first and second choice committees within the application.


Accepted applicants will be responsible for communicating with and answering the questions of the delegates of their committees via Google+ and email, attending a Chair workshop prior to the conference, and co-chairing their committee’s debates throughout the two day conference.


Applicants must fill out the Halcyon MUN 2016 Chair application form and attach the letter outlined above in order to be eligible for the position.


The Halcyon Model United Nations Board of Directors looks forward to reading your application letter, and eagerly awaits your participation in this years conference!


Thank you,

The Halcyon MUN Board of Directors Academics Committee,

Alexi, Eveline and Scott

Grade 9 IB Information Evening

Monday 21 March

1800-1900


Come find out more about the IB Diploma Programme at Halcyon and the course choices available for Grade 10 MYP students in 2016-2017. Pat Kyle, IBDP Coordinator, will give an overview of the DP at Halcyon and Lori Fritz, MYP Coordinator will explain the choices available for Grade 10. Following the session, course choice forms for Grade 10 in 2016-2017 will be distributed.

Music Showcase Rehearsals

Music Showcase Rehearsals begin this week! They will be on Thursdays and Fridays at 1220, in room F04. Bring your ideas and plan your performance.

Lunch Clubs

Learning Space in B01

HalcyonBeats in T01

Politics Club in S01

Off Campus

Wednesday: Grades 9 and 11

Thursday: Grades 10 and 11

Friday: Grade 11

Mother Tongue

Lunch

Misha, Japanese in M01


Period 5

Isla, Swedish in F03

After School Clubs

Learning Space in the Hub

GIN Club in T01

Table Tennis Academy in the Stern Hall

Private Lessons

1220

Jonah with Nick Pope


1250

Anne-Marie with Nick Pope

Today's Lunch Menu

Main Dish Option One

Jerk vegetable kebabs with rice, peas and plantain (GF)


Main Dish Option Three

Jamaican patties


Soup

Pepper pot soup


Salad Bar

Mixed salad

Three bean salad

Pickle, cucumber and avocado

Spinach salad

Hard boiled eggs


Dessert

Teacakes

Seasonal fruit

How was your lunch this week?

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Thank you!