We hope you had a great summer and are refreshed and ready to take on the new school year!
School starts on Tuesday, September 8th. The welcome back assembly will be at 1 PM in the caf. You can pick up your timetables from 2-3. You’ll also get your photo taken for your school ID.
The first day of class is Wednesday, September 9th.
New this year: We will be holding orientation sessions for the D2L online learning software during the week of September 14-17 in room 111. This workshop is mandatory and will help you get comfortable with blended and online learning. Your period 4 teacher will tell you when your workshop is scheduled; if you have a period 4 spare, find out when your workshop is in the office.
After 35 years of teaching—27 of them here at SOLE—Lisa Turner is retiring. During her time here, she enriched the lives of countless students. We will miss her, and we wish her every happiness in her newfound freedom.
…are here! If you didn’t get one on Thursday from your Period 1 teacher, you can pick up your copy from Heather in the office. To receive your yearbook, you must pay your $5 registration fee if you haven’t already.
Is riding a bike really faster than taking the TTC? In The Toronto Transit Race, Casey and Matt proved that it was. But CBC’s French language channel wasn’t so sure, so reporter Annie Poulin challenged Casey to a rematch!
A video produced by two SOLE Alternative students has been featured in NOW Magazine. “The Toronto Transit Race,” by Casey Cain and Matthew Paul, highlights the troubles with the TTC through a race through Toronto’s east end. You can check out the article and video here: