ACADEMIC STUDENT ORIENTATION AND WELCOME
* FOR NEW HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS ONLY *
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2016

8:45 am Drop students off at Riverside Centre
20575 Thorne Avenue
Maple Ridge, B.C.
604-466-6555
9:00 am Welcome
9:15 am Orientation with Translator (writing sample)
11:00 am Snack and Refreshment break (provided)
11:15 am Presentations, Introduction of International Education Staff
12:00 pm Students Depart for Alouette Lake
Canoeing
Lunch Provided
4:45 pm Pick students up at Riverside Centre

Please dress appropriately for the weather. We will be canoeing on the lake, and if the weather permits can go swimming. Please pack sunscreen, bathing suit, beach towel, water and a light jacket. Weather in September is typically nice and warm, but please be prepared if it is cloudy or rainy.

Please ensure students bring their passports and study permits to Riverside Centre, as these documents must be copied by our office.

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Students will attend their assigned schools for the first day of classes. School Liaisons will welcome them and ensure they are provided with timetables, lockers and a school orientation.

Special Field Trip Date (no cost to students)
Monday, September 26, 2016 (District Non-Instructional Day)

6:30 am Drop students off at Riverside Centre
6:45 am Charter bus will depart for trip to Victoria
8:00 pm Pick students up at Riverside Centre

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Staff farewells

Mrs. Jaehee Kim announced her retirement from International Education after more than 13 years as Homestay Coordinator and Korean liaison. Mrs. Kim said that she will shareher time between Pitt Meadows, Korea, and southern California. We wish her a … Read More »

Congratulations

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