J. T. Foster High School Homepage News en-us Tue, 20 Feb 2018 10:47:41 MST Breeze for Teachers 5.0 http://www.jtfosterhighschool.ca Drivers Education J. T. Foster School Council is bringing Drivers Ed to our school! If you are interested in this Alberta Transportation Course or have any questions please email jtf_parentcouncil@lrsd.ab.ca  The cost is $650 (tax included).  The course consists of 16 hours of classroom time at the school from 4-8 pm March 19-22 and 10 hours of one on one driving time.  Course completion will increase your “years of driving” experience which in turn will lower your insurance costs! Students must have their learners permit to enroll. http://www.jtfosterhighschool.ca/view.php?action=object&id=24931&stream=Homepage News http://www.jtfosterhighschool.ca/view.php?action=object&id=24931&stream=Homepage News First Day of School http://www.jtfosterhighschool.ca/view.php?action=object&id=8721&stream=Homepage News http://www.jtfosterhighschool.ca/view.php?action=object&id=8721&stream=Homepage News School Fees Have Been Issued Invoicing has been done and paper copies for any outstanding fees were sent home with students Friday, February 2nd. &&&&&&&&&&&&&&&&&&&&&&&&&&&&&&&&&&&& ONLINE PAYMENTS ARE AVAILABLE!! Step 1:             Go to this website: https://lrsd.schoolcashonline.com (shortcut on our website) Step 2:             Register by selecting the “Get Started Now” and following the steps Step 3: After you receive the confirmation email, please select the ‘click here’ option, sign in and add each of your children to your household account. If paying in person at the school cheques are payable to J. T. Foster School. Please be advised that future extra-curricular sports and field trips have not been invoiced with school fees and will be billed and collected from the team coaches and teachers. These trips will only be possible on a “user pay” basis. More information will be provided to students as the situations arise. **Each Jr. and Sr. Sports team is responsible for covering the costs of their league and zone fees, ref and score keeper fees, bussing, and uniform etc. These costs will be divided equally among the team members or by fundraising. http://www.jtfosterhighschool.ca/view.php?action=object&id=23699&stream=Homepage News http://www.jtfosterhighschool.ca/view.php?action=object&id=23699&stream=Homepage News Minister's Youth Council March 30 is the deadline to apply for the 2018/2019 Minister's Youth Council.  Alberta Education is looking for approximately 32 junior and senior high school students with diverse interests, identities, backgrounds and perspectives from all regions of Alberta. Of those 32, we will be accepting up to eight returning council members and at least 24 new members. The council will continue to give students the opportunity to build their leadership skills at the provincial level, make an impact on education and leave a legacy that will last well into the future. Students can apply directly to Alberta Education before March 30, 2018. For more information, visit education.alberta.ca/myc. If there are any questions regarding the provincial student engagement strategy, contact Mark Bevan, Director, Strategic Engagement Branch, at mark.bevan@gov.ab.ca or 780-644-1809 (toll-free by first dialing 310‑0000). http://www.jtfosterhighschool.ca/view.php?action=object&id=25629&stream=Homepage News http://www.jtfosterhighschool.ca/view.php?action=object&id=25629&stream=Homepage News Accountability Pillar Survey Accountability Pillar Survey - Grade 7 & 10 parents will be receiving surveys from Alberta Education starting this week! Our participation rates have been very low in the past few years so we ask that you please complete them and mail them back to Alberta Education before February 23.We use your feedback to inform our future programming. Thank you for your help with this matter.  http://www.jtfosterhighschool.ca/view.php?action=object&id=19873&stream=Homepage News http://www.jtfosterhighschool.ca/view.php?action=object&id=19873&stream=Homepage News