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HIGH SCHOOL REPORTS: P.E.I. students prepare for exams, grad activities

P.E.I. students busy with studies, extracurricular activities.
P.E.I. students busy with end of year activities. - Submitted

Montague Regional High School

Prom will be held June 15. Graduates must arrive through the front doors by 5:15 p.m. to arrange for the outdoor procession beginning at 5:30 p.m. Dinner will begin following the procession. Students are reminded that all family photos are taken prior to arriving at the school. Only graduates and their dates will be permitted to enter the school for dinner.

In lieu of a paintball activity this year, graduates will partake in the Viking Race on June 19. This event will be fun-filled and memorable, as it is made up of several team challenges that must be completed as groups of students race to the finish line. Graduation is on June 20. Each grad will receive two tickets for the floor and four for the bleachers. There will be no entry without a ticket, due to fire regulations. Requests for additional tickets will be on a first-come, first-served basis.

Colonel Gray High School

Final exams continue through June 13.

All lockers are to be cleaned out, with locks returned to appropriate teachers.

Help the school recognize and celebrate well-earned accomplishments at the graduation ceremony by bringing in a photocopy of all accepted university/college scholarships, as well as awards from outside agencies.

Summer school registration forms are now available in Student Services, with a deadline of June 18. Courses offered are EAL levels A-D, English 421, 521 and 621, co-op work 521 and 621, physics 521 and CEO 401. Summer school runs from July 3 to Aug. 13, 8:30 a.m. to noon, at Colonel Gray High School.

Grad rehearsal is June 18, beginning at 11 a.m.

Prom is June 19, starting with a picture at St. Dunstan’s Basilica steps at 6:30 p.m. This is followed by a receiving line at Confederation Centre amphitheatre at 7 p.m. Doors close at 8:30 p.m.

The grad ceremony is June 21, 2 p.m., at the UPEI Field House. Students will travel from Colonel Gray to UPEI and be bussed back again. Safe Grad activities will follow immediately afterwards.

Grads are reminded to fill in a green transcript form indicating which university/college final marks are to be sent during the last week of June.

Charlottetown Rural High School

Final examinations begin today and will conclude on Thursday. Students are reminded to make note of the exam schedule and to ensure that all books, uniforms and other school items are returned before the last day of exams.

The 2018 prom will be held on June 18, 8-11 p.m., at the Confederation Centre. The walk-in will begin promptly at 7 p.m. (weather permitting). Students and guests who do not wish to be part of the procession can enter at the Richmond Street door.

Graduation ceremonies are June 22, 7:30 p.m., at the UPEI gym. Graduates must be at the CARI complex by 6:30 p.m. Following the ceremony, a reception will take place in the main corridor of the CARI Complex.

Kinkora Regional High School

Final exams run June 8-22.

Grad barbecue is June 14 at Maggie Linkletter’s cottage in Lower Bedeque, 3-8 p.m.

Grad breakfast is June 22, 8 a.m. at the home of Payton Reeves in Mount Tryon. Grad rehearsal is at 9:30 a.m. Attendance is mandatory. Report cards and transcripts will be passed out at this time.

The 56th annual commencement exercises of Kinkora Regional High School will take place on June 22 at 7 p.m. Student council president Callie Thomson will deliver the salutation while graduate Liam Arsenault will deliver the valedictory. All are welcome.

Safe Grad Night will follow. Grads are going to the Bell Aliant Centre where they will enjoy pizza, activities and the full use of the facilities for the evening. The Safe Grad bus leaves KRHS at 11:30 p.m.

Report cards for Grade 9, 10 and 11 students can be picked up at the school on June 27, 9-10:30 p.m.

The school closes for the summer on June 29.

Any grad receiving a scholarship/bursary/award from a university/college or outside group must forward school counsellor Mrs. McCarthy the email/copy of official school letter so that this award may be recognized at graduation.

From May 10 - 11, the academy diploma program in agriculture and bioscience students set off on the western P.E.I agriculture tour with a wide variety of stops.

On May 25, Matthew Hughes with the P.E.I. Federation of Agriculture hosted tractor safety training day at Kensington Agriculture Services for KRHS and KISH Grade 10 students. Presenters were Lance Campbell, Highway Safety, Tara Huestis, Workers Compensation Board, Alvin Smith, JVI Driver Training, and David Younker.

All students are reminded to return any overdue library books so that staff can complete their end-of-year inventory.

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