The Staff and Students of Burnaby Mountain Secondary would like to invite you to attend our Open House/Course Selection Evening on Thursday, February 2, 2017 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM.
A full schedule of events will be posted shortly.
- Presentation for Incoming Gr.8 students from 6:30 – 7:00 PM in Gym 2 Click Here to see the Invitation for Incoming Grade 8s
- Course Selection Info Presentation for Current Gr. 8-11 students from 7:00 – 7:30 PM in Gym 2
- Department Displays
- Student Performances and Sports Events
Burnaby Mountain will be celebrating Aboriginal Acknowledgement Week on Feb.6th to 10th. The week, aimed at raising awareness about Aboriginal cultures and worldviews, features a series of presentations, activities and lessons.
Indigenous storyteller Dallas Yellowfly brings “Qwalena: The Wild Woman Who Steals Children” to life in a unique theatrical presentation. This presentation creates awareness on the inter-generational impact of Indian residential schools.
Melanie Coon will be working with the dance department to introduce and teach fancy shawl dancing to students. Click here to see a picture of the dance students at work.
“The Outside Circle” by Patti LaBoucane-Benson tells the story of two Aboriginal brothers trying to overcome centuries of historic trauma and create positive change in their lives. Select classes will discuss and explore themes from both the graphic novel and the presentation; Qwalena.
Reminder to all Grade 12 Students that your Graduation Transitions are due on Friday, January 6th, 2017.
Please hand them in to Ms. Deitch at the Career Centre.
Drop off your plastic and glass bottles to Kensington Bottle Depot, and donate your recycled earnings to the Grads of 2017! All proceeds will help support the Dry Grad event
Looking for a new water bottle? Swell water bottles are back! The BMSS graduating class has teamed up again with Kinder Books and are proud to be selling high quality stainless steel water bottles with artistic designs created by local First Nations communities.
Please place your order online: http://store.kinderbooks.ca/burnaby-mountain-secondary First round of orders will be delivered to our school Friday, February 24th and can be picked up after 3pm in Room 314.