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Makayla’s Day at the Jungle!

Swing on in to Jungle Jim’s in CBS in support of Makayla Puddicombe!
On Monday, February 8th, 2016, ALL DAY, 50% of ALL sales will be going towards Makayla and her family as she continues to courageously fight this battle. This fundraiser includes all dine in and take out orders. If you can’t make it to Jungle Jims, please visit https://www.gofundme.com/nf7xtct8 to show your support!

Bus Route 10 Change Starting February 3

Starting on the morning of Wednesday, February 3, 2016, Bus Route 10 for Queen Elizabeth Regional High School WILL NOW include service to Tobin’s Rd, with bus stops located at :

• Tobin’s Rd @ Tobin’s Pl
• Tobin’s Rd @ Invermore Pl

School Closed Today Tuesday, Jan 19th

Due to significant snowfall overnight, snow clearing operations this morning, and AMEC warning of rapid snow accumulation and low visibility this afternoon, QE will be closed for the day.

CBS 2015 Athlete & Coach of the Year

Nominations for the CBS 2015 Athlete & Coach of the Year are now available. The deadline to submit nominations is: January 15th, 2016 at 4:00 p.m. Find the nomination package here: https://www.conceptionbaysouth.ca/A3P3_xk8b3lWjJQPuyb0.ZcfvthwbfO71450707201845. If you have any questions regarding the package feel free to contact our Athletic Director at stephaniewalsh@nlesd.ca

June 2016 Public Exam Schedule

The link to the June 2016 Public Exam Schedule (pdf) has been added under Useful Links on the left side of this page. You can also view or download the schedule by clicking this link.

24 Hour Help Lines to Talk with a Counsellor

First Responders Debriefing (Group or Individual)
Major Lorne Pritchett
Cell: (709) 727-8205
Email: lornepritchett1@gmail.com

Mental Health Crisis Line
(709) 737-4668

Contact at any time…to support you through this difficult time.

Arrangements for our dear friend Alyssa Davis

It is with heavy hearts that the family of Alyssa Davis (Sunshine) announce her tragic and untimely passing on 23 Dec 2015, at the age of 17 years. Leaving to mourn her mother Sherree-Lin (nee Kavanagh), her father Brian, her brother Tyler (Kayla), her sister Jhessi, her 2 little men Anton and Caden, her grandparents Thomas and Shirley Kavanagh, Joseph and Lil Davis, her Uncle Gary and Aunt Maddie Kavanagh, her Uncle Cory and Aunt Zoe Kavanagh, her nephew TJ, and her cousins Meghann and Tristan. Alyssa also leaves to mourn many friends and extended family. The family will be receiving family and friends in the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home in Kelligrews on Tues 29 December from 2-4 pm, and 7-9 pm. The funeral service will take place on Wed 30 December at St. Thomas of Villanova Church, Manuel’s at 10 am. The family asks that in lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Canadian Mental Health Association-Newfoundland and Labrador in her name. To sign the guest registry, or to send a message of condolence, please visit www.hickeysfuneralhome.ca

Tragic Accident Last Night on Peace Keepers Highway: School Open Today

Four of our students were involved in last night’s accident. Our school will be open today from 1:00-3:00 (December 24th) for students and staff to gather and comfort one another. There will be grief counsellors on site to support all in attendance.

January 2016 Midterm Exam Schedule

Please click here to view or download the January 2016 Midterm Exam Schedule.

2016 Summer Games – Male Baseball

image001There will be a meeting held at the Kiwanis Club in Kelligrews on January 16 from 2:30-4pm to provide information regarding the boys team that will represent our region in the NL Summer Games.
Team Avalon Male Baseball will be made up of registered players from the Conception Bay South and Conception Bay North Baseball Associations for boys born in 2000, 2001 or 2002 .  Haven’t played before. No problem, you just might be a natural!
The NL Summer Games are being held from August 13-21, 2016.
Contact David Coates at  gsd.coates@gmail.com if you have any questions

Change to Bus Route #2

Starting tomorrow morning, December 17, there will be a minor change and bus stop addition to route 06-051-2 (route 2) for Queen Elizabeth and route 06-034-3A (route 12) for Frank Roberts.

The buses will now turn around in the cul-de-sac at the end of Andrew’s Rd instead of turning around on Courtell Hts. Furthermore, there will be an additional bus stop located at #94 Andrew’s Rd, just before the cul-de-sac.

Holiday Concert 2015

Queen Elizabeth Regional High school presents Holiday Concert 2015 on Wednesday, December 16th, at 7pm in the school gymnasium. Tickets are $5 each and can be purchased from music students or at the door.
The concert will feature the Jazz Band, NL Group, QE Choir and Improv Team. Hope to see you there!

Digital Citizenship Sessions

Our entire student body will soon be completing several lessons on Digital Citizenship.  We will be focusing on three major areas: Digital Law, Digital Health and Wellness and Digital Security.  Our first lesson, on Digital Security, will take place on Thursday, December 17th, 2015.  Please read this Parent/Guardian information sheet and feel free to contact our school counsellor, Mrs. Watton, if you have any questions or concerns.

Schedule for December 21st and 22nd

December 21st is Day 2 on students’ schedules. This is a regular school day. However, students will be dismissed at 12:30 on December 22nd. Our Christmas Assembly will also include a very special presentation to the parents of Zach Tobin. We strongly encourage ALL students to show their respect by attending this special assembly.

School Development Day – Friday, December 18, 2015

Our postponed School Development Day will be going ahead on Friday, December 18, 2015 so students have no classes on this day. Regular classes will resume on Monday.