Settling into Semester Two

Important Upcoming Dates

  • Feb 13-16th – Grade 9-11 Course Selections
  • Feb 17th – Tri City Pro D Day – No School in Session
  • Feb 20th – Family Day – No School in Session
  • Feb 21-24th – Grade 8 Course Selection
  • Feb 22th – Pink Shirt Day

Belmont’s Theatre Company

Is proud to present “Once Upon a Mattress” A charming fairytale turned on its head! The Princess and the Pea has never sounded so good or been so funny! A wimpy prince, a domineering Queen, a mute King, and a brash Princess are only a few of the quirky characters in this musical! FOUR SHOWS ONLY! Fun for the whole family!

March 2nd            7 pm (doors open at 6:30)

March 3rd            7 pm (doors open at 6:30)

March 4th            2 pm (doors open at 1:30) AND 7 pm (doors open at 6:30)

Tickets are $5 for students and $10 for adults! Tickets are available in cash at the door or at this link:

We were excited to welcome NDP federal leader Jagmeet Singh, and MP Alistair McGregor to Belmont Secondary school. They met with a group of grade 11 students who were keen to be involved in providing feedback about the future of Canada. The students posed excellent questions!

Belmont was honoured to welcome role model and alumna, Doreen Scow, to teach students beading techniques

Upcoming Scholarship Deadlines:

Sooke Teachers Association Scholarship

Each year the Sooke Teachers Association offers 7 scholarships to graduating students.  There are 3 set aside for children of STA members and the rest are open to all SD62 graduating students.  All grads who meet the Criteria For Consideration below are encouraged to apply:

  1. The Interview
  2. Leadership in service to and support of others
  3. Financial Need
  4. Academic Standing

Deadline: March 10th, 2023

For the application, click the link below:

Lionel High School Chemistry Scholarships

Multiple renewable awards for $4000 available.  This national scholarship offers renewable $4000 per year for four years of study in a chemistry related program. Key criteria include academic achievement and financial need. 

Deadline: March 10th

For more information click the link below:

Remax Quest for Excellence Scholarship

To apply for the Quest for Excellence scholarship, eligible students are invited to write and submit an online essay* up to 1,250 words in length, answering one of the following questions:

  1. What does a “bright future” look like for you?
  2. How have you demonstrated leadership or charity within your community to make it a better place?
  3. How can we ensure fair and affordable housing for all Canadians?

Deadline: March 13th, 2023

Click the link below for more information or to access the application:

As always, please reach out to Mrs. Hoskins for support.  Support is available in C and D block in the Careers Office (A119) or via email anytime.  Ensure you start your applications early so there are no surprises!

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