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École Handsworth Secondary
North Vancouver School District
Grad Council

Grad Council 2020-2021

Grad Executive Council
Publicity:  Joy W
Secretary:  Sadie H
Treasurer:  Christina O
Grad Swag:  Nasi A & Hana N
Vice-President:  Madeline B
President:  Talia L
Supported by all the members-at-large.
Questions?      Ms. Sofia Frith at

Please check back for more 2020-2021 events.

Grad Council Events

Grad Fundraiser Purdy's Easter Chocolates
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Open Now!  Order your Purdy's Easter treats HERE!  Funds raised will go towards this year's Grad Council Events!  Ordering closes on March 22 and delivery to the school is Monday, March 29, 2021!

Project Backpack
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Grad Council sponsored Project Backpack: Helping homeless youth survive on the street.  

Stefania Stirban did an amazing job leading this initiative (February 11 to 25, 2021).  Her goal was to fill 25 the end, they filled 41 backpacks!
Thank you to Sophia Afshar and Ava Pourandalibi who helped sort and organize the items into backpacks.  Job well done!

Grad Council Purdy's Holiday Chocolate December Fundraiser - THANK YOU!

Thank you to the Handsworth community for supporting the 2021 Grad Council Purdy's Chocolate Fundraiser.  There was over $12,500 in sales, raising over $3,100 for this year's Grad Council activities.  Fundraising efforts will go towards enhancing the experiences of graduates this school year including the virtual graduation.  THANK YOU!

Grad Merchandise Sale:  Room 209 Tuesday, December 15 and Wednesday, December 16 from 9:00 to 9:30am and at Lunch  ($$ Cash only, please bring exact amount no change will be given.)

Grad Photos:  Monday, December 14 to Thursday, December 17, 2020  Book your Grad Photo session with Artona Studios by clicking here: Artona    (Grad Photo Retakes are due on Friday, February 5, 2021, an extra sitting fee may apply.)

New this year - Artona Mobile Studio, Carson Graham Secondary School parking lot, Friday, February 26 and Saturday, February 27, 2021.

Grad Ceremony Filming:  Saturday, June 12 and Sunday June 13, 2021 Education Services Centre (ESC), 2121 Lonsdale Avenue, North Vancouver, Schedule TBD.