Courtice Secondary & Intermediate School

50 Years of Academic Excellence

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Photos available to purchase in Guidance

October 23rd, 2014

Photos and ID cards are available to purchase in Guidance for CSS students.  ID cards $15.00, Photos $35.00, Spirit Package (photos, ID card and agenda) $50.00.

Attention: All students travelling to England & France in May 2015

October 15th, 2014

We will be having a COMPULSORY meeting (yes, you have to attend)!

When: Friday, October 17th @ beginning of lunch in Rm 215

From: Your chaperones (Attersley, Dobos, Petherick & Strahl)

Please be prepared to eat your lunch while receiving updates about the trip.  We will also be asking your input on such items as fundraising and future communications (e.g. email, etc.).  This is an excellent opportunity to meet other students travelling next May.

Parent-Teacher Night

October 14th, 2014

Courtice S.S. Parent-Teacher night will be held on Thursday, October 16, 2014 from 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm.

Rugby Tour Parent Meeting

October 13th, 2014

There will be a parent meeting regarding the March break 2016 England/Wales rugby tour on Thursday night before parent’s night.  The meeting will take place in the library starting at 5:45pm.  The tour is open to all current and future boy and girl rugby players.

Commencement Thursday, October 9, 2014

September 24th, 2014

Graduating students – Please pick up your gown (purchased in June) and tickets to Commencement in the main office.   Office hours are 7:30 – 3:30 pm.

Commencement begins at 7:00 pm (grads to arrive at 6:15 pm).

Parent Conference on Mental Health

September 22nd, 2014

Register now for Parent Conference on Mental Health     

Registration is now open for KPR’s annual Parent Conference, to be held Saturday, October 18, 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at Bowmanville HS.  The conference is free, as always.  This year’s theme is Making Connections for Mental Health.  Keynote speaker, singer and actor Lesley Andrew will offer a presentation on Beating the Odds.  Participants also will be able to choose two workshops from about a dozen possibilities, tour information booths of community organizations that support families’ mental health, and enjoy free child minding for children aged two and older.  To register and for further information, please see the Parent Conference link from our home page at

Grade 12 Grad Assembly

September 18th, 2014

The grad assembly for all grade 12 students will be held Monday, October 6, 2014 period 2 in the cafeteria.  Important information on applying to college and universities, scholarships, and the grad handbook will be covered in this session.  If parents would like to attend, they may but they will need to sign in at the main office.

Annual Terry Fox Walk

September 17th, 2014

Our annual Terry Fox walk will be taking place next Wednesday, September 24th.  This year we will be honouring Ms. Nelson, our friendly teacher librarian.  Our theme will be “Neon for Nelson,” so break out those brights!  Student Council will be collecting money in home rooms and there will be many fundraising activities throughout the week.  You can also give on-line at by clicking the “Donate to a Student/School” tab.  Our school is working very hard to reach $100 000 in total contributions over our history.  We are just $4,277.57 away!  Please give.

Picture Day is Tuesday, September 16

September 8th, 2014

Order forms for picture packages were handed out in homeroom last week.  If your student did not receive the order form please have them drop by guidance to pick one up.

Spots still available for May’s Italy/France trip!

September 4th, 2014

Grade 10-12 students  can still participate in our school`s 70th Anniversary of VE Day trip! Limited spots are available for this trip to France and Italy. See Ms. Petherick (rm 215) or Mr. Dobos for more information.

ADULTS–Parents and Guardians are now welcome to sign up for this amazing trip! There are six seats available.