Strikers Weekly - Week of January 14, 2018








A belated Happy New Year.  Hopefully you have all had some time to enjoy with friends and family during the recent holiday season.  Now, with a new year at hand, hopefully we are all looking forward to the wonderful possibilities that await.



Though just arriving back, students in Mr. Looney's Industrial Design classes were anxious to test their Mouse Trap propelled vehicles.  






STUCO Spirit Week


Poetry for some, is one of the hardest mediums to express their thoughts.  Students in Ms. McKenna's Writing class seem to not have this problem.  



Save the Date - Grade 7 Parent Night and Hand's On Night - January 24th - 6pm


Parents of McRoberts-Bound Grade 7 Students are cordially invited to our annual Grade 7 Parent Night and Hand's On Night


Our program planning night offers parents of Grade 7 students an opportunity to visit our school, learn about course offerings for their children entering Grade 8 in September, learn about our process which supports students’ transition from elementary school to secondary school, and meet staff and administrators.



Our Annual Hands On Night taking place on the same evening.


The Hands On Night showcases the work of McRoberts students in the areas of the Fine and Performing Arts and Applied Skills.  You’ll hear music students performing, see drama students performing, and see the work done by Home Economics students and Technology Education students.






From Ms. Millar (Career Information Advisor)

Week of Jan 15 – 19, 2018


   January 15    UBC Application Deadline

                        SFU Entrance Scholarships

                        University of King’s College major Entrance Awards

                        Cmolik Foundation In-School Deadline                                                               




   Jan 15             Langara Social Services Worker Information Session                                            

  Jan 16               KPU Trades + Tech Program Expo – 5500-180 St Surrey Campus

  Jan 17           Discover Queen’s University 2018 Info Session in Vancouver 

  Jan 20           KPU Graphic Design for Marketing Portfolio Workshop - Richmond           



  For the latest information, check the Career Centre District Website regularly