Here is what's making news at G.W. Graham...                                                     ...home of the GRIZZLIES!

 

Summer Office Hours

Our Main Office will be changing its operating hours for the Summer as follows.

June 20th - June 30th                     open from 8:00am - 2:00pm

July 4th - August 19th                     closed

August 22nd - September 2nd       open from 9:00am - 2:00pm

​September 6th                                 regular office hours resume. 7:45am - 3:15pm

 

Letter to Parents for the Superintendent

There are many changes occurring in BC education. Please read this letter (click on the image to the left to download) from our Superintendent, Mrs. Evelyn Novak, as she highlights some of these changes.

 

 

2016 June Provincial Exam Schedule

Provincial Exams will be occurring between June 20th and June 27th, 2016. This year, as with our previous exam sessions, we are hosting mandatory study sessions for each of the Provincial Exams. The time, date, and location of both the Provincial Exams and Study Sessions are identified on the schedule to the left (click on the image to download). Please ensure that you read and are familiar with the exam rules listed at the top of the schedule. 

 

Principal and Vice-Principal Changes

We would like to welcome Mrs. Helen Plummer, incoming Principal, and Mr. Matt Brooks, incoming Vice-Principal, to the G.W. Graham staff. Mrs. Plummer and Mr. Brooks will be joining Mr. Wiseman, current Vice-Principal, to start off the 2016/17 school year. Our previous Principal, Mr. Heisler, and previous Vice-Principal, Mr. Reid, will be starting the next school year off at Sardis Secondary School and Chilliwack Middle School respectively. When you see Mrs. Plummer or Mr. Brooks in the school, please feel free to introduce yourself and say hi. We wish Mr. Heisler and Mr. Reid the best of luck at their new schools.

 

A Message from Fraser Health

Please read the attached letter regarding immunizations from Fraser Health (click on the image to the left).

 

 

 

NEW 2016/17 Daily Block Rotation

Beginning September 2016, G.W. Graham will be following a new Daily Block Rotation. Please click on the daily block rotation schedule (image to the left) to view and become familiar with the block rotation for the 2016/17 school year.

 

 

2016/17 Local School Calendar - Approved

The Board of Education and the Ministry have approved the 2016/2017 Local School Calendar. To view the 2016/17 Local School Calendar please click the image to the left.

 

 

 

2016-17 Work Experience Program

Is your son or daughter already planning for  a career? Or are they unsure of what to do? The Chilliwack Work Experience Department can help! Students earn credits for graduation by exploring their career options.  Please contact Ms. Schramm, Mr. Wiseman or view the Application and Frequently Asked Questions document to the left for more Information. Please return the completed form to the school's Main Office.

 

2016 Grade 8 Grizzlies Football Team

The Grade 8 Football program is currently making plans for the 2016 high school football season.  In the next couple weeks our coaching staff plans to meet with our current grade 7 students at Graham and meet with the grade 6 students at both Vedder Elementary and Promontory Elementary during our Take action day and at the schools.

At this point we would like to know if your son or daughter is planning to play football for the grizzlies next year.  Can you please email coach Roach ASAP if your son or daughter plans to play football for the Grizzlies in 2016. 

Coach Roach’s Email:  coachroach73@gmail.com

Our first Grade 8 Grizzlies Football Commitment will be fall camp this year which is running:

August 22nd to September 3rd. Times and details will come out in the coming month.  Online registration information for the 2016 season will also be sent in the coming weeks.

Please feel free to contact Athletic Director Mouritzen and or Coach Roach with any questions you might have about the coming season.

If you have any questions please contact: 

Jake Mouritzen, Athletic Director, at jake_mouritzen@sd33.bc.ca

 

G.W. Graham Twitter Account

G.W. Graham is now "tweeting" out select Daily Announcements every school day for our students, parents and staff. We would like to extend a special invitation to our parents/guardians who use Twitter to please follow us ( @Grahamgrizzlies ) to stay up-to-date on announcements and the activities that are occurring each day.

 

Chilliwack Principals and Vice-Principals Video

The Leadership Standards document developed by the BCPVPA Standards Committee is the foundation that underpins the Chilliwack Principals and Vice-Principals ongoing work and leadership in the Chilliwack Community. Please click the video link below for more information.