Rock the Diploma Registration for June 2018 is now open

Register for Rock the Diploma sessions at Lindsay Thurber high school for June 2018 diploma exams here.  Sessions do fill, so register quickly.  

CAREERexpo Central Alberta returns April 26, 2018 at Red Deer College

CAREERexpo is Central Alberta’s largest student-focused career event, representing over 50 career paths. This event will be taking place at Red Deer College on Thursday April 26. Students will have the opportunity to talk face to face with industry leaders representing hundreds of careers and post-secondary options in a fun, interactive environment.

All grade 11 students will have the opportunity to attend this event:

  • Grade 11 students in a 20-level block 1 class will attend this event with their block 1 class.
  • Grade 11 students in a 10 or 30-level block 1 class will attend the event with Mr. Sandulak. (Please meet Mr. Sandulak at the main doors of the school at 8:50 am sharp to board the bus.)
  • Grade 10 & 12 students in a 20-level block 1 class can work in the Learning Commons during block 1.
  • Buses will depart Notre Dame at 8:55 am sharp.  Buses will return to Notre Dame for 11:15 am.

Students - make the most of your time at CAREERexpo by planning your day in advance.

Questions? Contact Ms. Halter (jill.halter@rdcrs.ca)

 

Army Reserve Offer - Full Time Summer Employment Program - April 27

The Canadian Armed Forces will be at Notre Dame to talk about the army reserve offer - full time summer employment program, as well as other career opportunities with the CAF.

When: Friday Apr 27 @ NDHS (10:05 am - 10:44 am)

Where: Learning Commons

Check out the Army Reserve offer full time summer employment program here (students must be at least 16 years of age to participate).

See Ms. Halter if you have questions.

My Pass

It is important for students to be responsible for their own academic records and course information. All students are required to sign up for an account in "My Pass."

Career Planning Resources

Interested in doing some career planning or exploration? These resources can help you:

My Blueprint

ALIS

Student Loan Information

For post-secondary programs beginning in September 2017, student loan application forms are now available. For information on student loans, visit the Student Aid Alberta website.

Volunteer Opportunities

Looking for volunteer opportunities in your community? Check out Volunteer Central, a database of volunteer postings by area. Volunteering looks great on a resume and is an important consideration for scholarships! Volunteering is a great way to give back to your community!

Career Appointments

Students are encouraged to book a career appointment in their Grade 12 year to explore career options, to look at education or training requirements needed to obtain employment in a particular field, to learn about post-secondary programs and gain information on scholarships. To book a career appointment with Ms. Halter please see staff in the Learning Commons.  Please note appointments will become available to grade 10 & 11 students in the second semester!

Student Profile Sheet for References

Looking for a reference? Scholarships often require references. Start the process by completing a student profile sheet to outline your accomplishments over the past three years.