Archive for the ‘Events’ Category

Future U of S Students: Math Placement Test

Friday, May 4th, 2018

The University of Saskatchewan is pleased to offer Prince Albert and area students the opportunity to write the Math Placement Test (MPT) in Prince Albert. Future U of S students who register in Math 110, 121, 123, and 125 are required to write the MPT. Traditionally, U of S students had to travel to Saskatoon to write this test. The Prince Albert date and time are yet to be confirmed (possibly second week of June at U of S Prince Albert Campus). Any students who think they want to write the Math Placement Test in Prince Albert are asked to reply by email to [email protected] with the following information by Friday, May 18, 2018:

  • First Name (as it appears on your PAWS account)
  • Middle Initial (as  it appears on your PAWS account)
  • Last Name (as  it appears on your PAWS account)
  • USask NSID (abc123)
  • USask Student ID (8 digits)
  • USask Email Address (abc123&mail.usask.ca)
  • Other Personal Email Address
  • School you are currently attending

See Mrs. Rapin in Student Services if you have any questions.

Skills Canada Opportunity

Wednesday, February 14th, 2018

École St. Mary High School is looking for one student to participate in the Job Skill Demonstration at the Provincial Skills Canada competition in Regina on Friday, April 13, 2018The Job Skill Demonstration requires the student to present a 15-30 minute demonstration of a trades job skill to a panel of judges. For a list of contest descriptions, contact Mr. Thalheimer or Mr. Welter or visit the website: https://www.skillscanadasask.com/skills-competition/provincial-skills-competition/contest-descriptions  (carpentry, cooking, electronics, graphic design, job search, mechanical CADD, photography, public speaking . . .) The winner of the provincial competition receives a trip to compete in the National competition in Edmonton in June. This competition offers students the opportunity to display their skills to others and looks great on future job applications. If you have a skill that meets the criteria on the website, are comfortable with public speaking and presentation, and are interested in participating, please see Mr. Thalheimer or Mr. Welter in room 245, as soon as possible. The deadline to apply is Friday, March 2ndApply quickly as the school is only allowed to enter one student for this competition.

Mining Engineering Technology Program Presentation

Tuesday, February 13th, 2018

Join current students, faculty, and alumni to learn more about the Mining Engineering Technology program. The morning will include software demos, tours, student project displays, equipment displays, and a program overview presentation. This event will be held February 16, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at the Saskatchewan Polytechnic Saskatoon Campus at 55-33rd Street in the Mining Engineering Technology Building. Register by contacting Danielle Faris at 306-659-6900 or emailing [email protected] 

U of R Admission-on-the-Spot and Information Night

Tuesday, February 6th, 2018

The University of Regina is hosting an Admission-On-The-Spot and Info Night Tuesday, February 13th, 2018. The event runs from 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm at the Holiday Inn Prince Albert. Complete your application and receive:

  • Waived application fee – you save $100.00
  • Admission on the spot – you must have a school transcript
  •  Free limited edition U of R mittens
  • Campus housing scholarships and promotion information

To learn more visit urconnected.uregina.ca or see Mrs. Rapin in Student Services.

First Nations University at École St Mary High School

Monday, January 8th, 2018

First Nations University will be at École St. Mary High School on Thursday, January 18, 2018. They will have a booth set up in the Commons over the lunch hour (12:00 p.m. -1:30 p.m.) to meet with students and answer questions.

Sask Polytech INSIGHT

Monday, October 30th, 2017

INSIGHT events provide an opportunity for prospective students to experience a Sask Polytech program first hand. These half-day events on Wednesday, November 16th will provide insight into a specific program, student life, campus atmosphere, admission requirements, and the application process. Registration is now open at saskpolytech.ca/INSIGHT Check out the participating programs and times at each campus city: Moose Jaw, Prince Albert, Regina and Saskatoon.

University of Alberta

Wednesday, October 11th, 2017

The University of Alberta will be visiting St. Mary High School to present information about programs, campus life, and admissions requirements. Any interested students may attend on Friday, October 13th, 2017 from 12:20 p.m. – 1:20 p.m. in the Chapel by the main office. For additional information, contact Mrs. Rapin in Student Services.

Rotary: Adventures in Agriculture

Friday, October 6th, 2017

This Rotary International Program for Senior High School Students will be hosted in Regina from November 22nd – November 26th, 2017. It provides students with an opportunity to visit Agribition (including the rodeo), tour major agriculture based industries, participate in networking and information sessions conducted by agriculture industry professionals and business leaders, participate in an in-depth forum discussion on the subject “Are present Agricultural practices environmentally sustainable?”, and be hosted at luncheons and dinners sponsored by industry partners. A sponsoring Rotary Club will select participating students based upon a school’s recommendation. Students entering Grades 11 and 12 who want to learn more about the agriculture industry and its career opportunities are encouraged to apply. For questions and applications regarding these opportunities, please contact: Bob Twyver, Youth Services Coordinator, Rotary Club of Prince Albert Email: [email protected], Telephone: 306-764-2929.

Opening Doors to Tomorrow Career Fair

Friday, October 6th, 2017

The career fair is being held at the Armoury and Exhibition Grounds on Wednesday, October 25th.  All Grade 9 students will be expected to attend. For Grade 10 -12 students, there will be a sign-up sheet on the glass wall in front of the guidance offices.  We encourage students to attend.

See Our Future – Education & Career Fair

Monday, September 25th, 2017

The 20th annual See Our Future – Education & Career Fair will be held in Saskatoon on November 7, 2017 at TCU Place. Students can explore educational opportunities, examine career paths and plan vocational goals. Over 120 exhibitors will take part in the fair. Go to www.seeyourfuture.ca