Team Information for the 2018/19 School Year
Please check regularly here for the latest team tryout information.
BC Tech Summit 2019 - Youth Innovation Day
Register by February 11, 2019
The largest technology conference in Western Canada showcasing BC's vibrant tech and innovation sectors opens its doors to students in Grade 10 to 12 on Youth Innovation Day.
Date: March 12, 2019
Location: Vancouver Convention Building, 1055 Canada Place
Time: 08:30 to 15:30
Lunch will be provided
YELL: Young Entrepreneurship and Leadership Launchpad
Monday, February 25, 2019
2121 Lonsdale in the Mountainview Room
7:00 - 8:00 PM
Parents and students welcome!
Are you a grade 10 or 11 student with an interest in business? Do you have an entrepreneurial spirit? Come find out more about this exciting program! Questions? Contact Mrs. Johnson email@example.com
DIGITAL MEDIA ACADEMY OPEN HOUSE / INFO NIGHT
Digital Media Academy OPEN HOUSE / INFO NIGHT Tuesday, January
29 at 6:00 PM at Argyle Secondary School Library.
This is an opportunity for students & parents to learn more about
the DMA & DMA Lite Academy program, meet with DMA & DMA Lite
teachers and students and see these students at work on their
various digital media projects in their Academy environment.
NVSD’s DIGITAL MEDIA ACADEMY OPEN HOUSE / INFO NIGHT
The NVSD’s DMA/ Digital
Media Academy & DMA Lite is a mini school program based at Argyle Secondary School in Lynn Valley, North Vancouver. The DMA & DMA Lite is a specialty
program for students who are focused on animation, film, visual effects, graphic design, sound engineering, programming, robotics, photography and
web design. The DMA program is an enriched
hands-on program that provides students with access to a broad and
useful range of skills and knowledge in digital design, technology,
project management and problem solving.
Digital Media LITE Academy takes place during block 4 on DAY ONE. This
is one class that is specifically for Grade 9 & 10 students and is
open to all students across
the North Vancouver School District.
Digital Media FULL Academy is during Block 1, 2 and 3 and takes place
on DAY ONE of the school calendar. This is for Grade 11 & 12
students and is open to all students
across the North Vancouver School District. Block 4 would be an
additional ‘academic’ block where students would resume at their home
The DMA & DMA Lite incorporates STEAM
in the curriculum
which has enhanced the learning of the program as of the main goals of
the Digital Media Academy is to prepare students for post-secondary
training and the many career opportunities in Digital Media, Science,
Technology and Engineering.
Upon completion of the DMA, students will have a portfolio of work for their Post-Secondary requirements.
DMA and DMA Lite applications are being accepted from Monday, January 21st thru Friday, March 1st 2019.
Please see our website for more information at www.dmacademy.ca.
DIGITAL MEDIA YOUTH EXPO
This is a FREE community event and in our 7th year at Argyle, an event where we welcome families,
students, teachers and the community to learn / see all things DIGITAL MEDIA!
This is hosted by the Digital Media Academy at Argyle and this year we
have over 40 booths confirmed including SONY IMAGEWORKS studios and
Industrial Light & Magic – we are very excited. Please visit: www.digitalmediayouthexpo.ca
PINK SHIRT DAY FEBRUARY 27th, 2019
2019 Focus: Cyberbullying
Bullying can be a major problem in schools, workplaces, homes, and online. Over the month of February, and throughout the year, CKNW Kids' Fund's Pink Shirt Day aims to raise awareness of these issues, as well as raise funds to support programs that foster children’s healthy self-esteem. Handsworth staff and students are encouraged to WEAR PINK on Wed Feb 27th - a shirt, socks, a tie, a scarf or anything to show that the Handsworth community is committed to kindness!
On February 27, 2019, we encourage everyone to practice kindness and wear pink to symbolize that you do not tolerate bullying.
Delta Challenge Exam for Language
Office 365 Start up guide:
Daily Physical Activity
The Vancouver Coastal Heath nurse assigned to Handsworth is Cheryl Pepin. She can be contacted at 604-418-2192 firstname.lastname@example.org
Ms. Pepin is available to provide support, education and referral in Healthy Living, Sexual Health, Mental Health, Anxiety and Disordered Eating. She is also the contact if you have any questions about immunization.
For mor information please visit FOUNDARY.
Handsworth Secondary School Career Center is located in Room 216
Check out the Career Center Website for course information, assignments, resources and work opportunities.
Work Experience Facilitator - Ms. Catherine Pan
Work Experience Teachers/Career Advisors
Ms. Sheri Johnson
Ms. Therese O'Connor