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Thank you/Merci/Hych’ka – Robot Clubs are over for the year, thanks to all parents and students who supported the club!   Calling all Grade 6 and 7 students who are interested in Mindstorm robotics next year, please contact Ms. Dvorak or Mr. Bedard to sign up for an after school Mindstorm Jamboree.  NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY!

2nd annual Journey Middle School Online Facebook auction has begun! The PAC raises money for emergency preparedness, field trips, fun things for our kids like the new Archery Tag equipment, and so much more!  Anyone can bid. Just click that you will be attending the “Online Auction for Journey Middle School” on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/events/245149302725461/?ti=icl

Bidding has started.   Items will be added every day until June 3, 2017. Share with all your family and friends!

BAND Update – May 28 and June 4–rehearsal for Grades 7 and 8 band members with Community Band— 7 -8 pm in band room at Journey Middle School.

June 11, Bands and Drumline concert— 7:30 pm in the gym at JMS June 12, Strings and Harmony Project concert— 7:30 pm in the gym at Journey. June 14– Grade 8 Band trip to Vancouver

Sample instruments – Grade 5s for Band at JMS in September (students must be signed by June 14) Please help pass on the information.

May 22– 1pm—John Muir/May 24–1pm—Saseenos/May 31–10am— Poirier/May31–1 pm— Sooke 

Monday – Happy 199th Birthday Queen Victoria 


EMCS Grade 8 visit (McLeod and Nadeau) 9:20am departure

Division 15 fundraiser selling creamsicles on Tuesday, May 22 from 12:15-12:45 outside the I.S. room at the picnic table.

Tea in the foyer at recess 


Pizza Lunch – $3.50 per slice 

Student leadership @ lunch – new members welcome

Track and Field Meet number 3 will take place at UVic after school 


Exploratories Today the Future Journey Dragon Exploratory Welcomes Grade Five students from John Muir. A reminder if you are bringing a bike for exploratory you must store it at the bike racks. There is no place for your bike in the school.


Band Freezie Sales @ Lunch – The Band is fundraising by selling Freezies at lunch today for $1 outside the kitchen.