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Late Registration

Late registration will take place on Tuesday, August 26. Please note the criteria from the HRSB as follows:

All HRSB schools will hold late registration on Tuesday, August 26, 2014. Registration takes place at your neighbourhood school from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. Staff will be available in all schools throughout the HRSB at this time.

Guardianship information, proof of address and citizenship, as well as educational records and/or documents are required at the time of registration. Grade Primary students must be five years of age on or before December 31, 2014 to be registered and parents/guardians must provide a birth certificate.

First Day of School

Wednesday, September 3 is a FULL day for all students beginning at 9:25am to 3:35pm. Students should bring registration fees and necessary materials to work for the day including pen, pencil, binder, paper, etc. Students will attend all 4 classes according to their schedule.

Student fees are to be paid by cash, money order or a certified cheque. Personal cheques will not be accepted. Please make money orders or certified cheques payable to Auburn Drive High School. Student Fees collected are to provide for many activities and services throughout the year. The funds are used to support sports teams, clubs, guest speakers and most student council sponsored activities. Should you require further information prior to opening day, please feel free to contact the school between August 27 and August 28 at 462-6900.

Course Corrections

Course corrections will begin with grade 12 students on September 4 & 5, grade 11 students on September 8 & 9 and grade 10 students on September 10. Students must schedule an appointment ASAP to see their Counsellor through Mrs. Leights - the Student Services Secretary. Course verification sheets will be checked before an appointment time is given. If a student had selected the courses which they have been scheduled for - no course correction will be made. Students must follow their present schedule to ensure that attendance is recorded for exam exemption purposes. Appointments are 10 minutes and students are to go to student services at the assigned time. Please show the classroom teacher the Student Services appointment sheet before proceeding to Student Services. Students will be given a course add/drop form to be signed by parents and returned to their Guidance Counsellor.

Auburn Football/Soccer Tryouts

Auburn football tryouts start August 15th. Tryouts will be weekdays from 6:00-8:00pm at the auburn field until school starts and then 4:00-6:00pm when school starts. Please check the Halifax.ca Field Conditions Page to confirm that the fields are open.

Boys soccer tryouts start September 2nd and 3rd from 4:00-6:00pm in the Auburn gym.

Grade 11 and 12 Summer Letter

Dear Students and Parents/Guardians,

As another year draws to a close I wish each of you a happy and safe summer. In this letter you will find specific and important information related to the start of the 2014 - 15 school year. I would ask that you keep this letter for future reference, as there will not be any further communications from the school until you arrive at school in the fall.

The school year for students begins on Wednesday, September 3, 2014. This is a regular school day.

• Students will find their name posted in the cafeteria where they will report to their first block teacher.

During this time, teachers will hand out student timetables, ID’s and passwords, collect registration fees ($50), issue lockers and review school procedures.

Student fees are to be paid by cash, money order or a certified cheque. Personal cheques will not be accepted. Please make money orders or certified cheques payable to Auburn Drive High School. Student Fees collected are to provide for many activities and services throughout the year. The funds are used to support sports teams, clubs, guest speakers and most student council sponsored activities. Should you require further information prior to opening day, please feel free to contact the school between August 27 and August 28 at 462 - 6900.

Our 1st School Advisory Committee (SAC) meeting of the year will be Monday, October 6, 2014 at 6:00 pm. If you are interested in attending, please contact the school.

Students traveling to and from school by school bus should follow the same schedule used during the 2013-14 year. Bus schedules are posted on the Stock bus website http://www.stockhalifax.com under Auburn Drive High.

This is also a reminder that our second Mental Health & Wellness Expo will take place on November 20, 2014. Further details will be made available in our upcoming newsletter as well as our school website (www.auburn.ednet.ns.ca).

Wishing you a safe and enjoyable summer break.

Sincerely,

Karen Hudson
Principal

Grade 10 Summer Letter

Dear Students and Parents/Guardians,

As the summer comes to an end and we prepare for the new school year, I would like to take this opportunity to welcome the new grade ten students to Auburn Drive High School for the 2014-15 academic year. Parents/guardians play a key role in the educational process of an effective school. I welcome your input, suggestions and involvement in the school and also hope to have the opportunity to meet many of you as the year unfolds.

The school year for students begins on Wednesday, September 3, 2014. This is a regular school day.

• Students will find their name posted in the cafeteria where they will report to their first block teacher.

During this time, teachers will hand out student timetables, ID’s and passwords, collect registration fees ($50), issue lockers and review school procedures.

Student fees are to be paid by cash, money order or a certified cheque. Personal cheques will not be accepted. Please make money orders or certified cheques payable to Auburn Drive High School. Student fees collected are to provide for many activities and services throughout the year. The funds are used to support sports teams, clubs, guest speakers and most student council sponsored activities. Should you require further information prior to opening day, please feel free to contact the school between August 26 and August 27 at 462 - 6900.

Our 1st School Advisory Committee (SAC) meeting of the year will be Monday, October 6, 2014 at 6:00 pm. If you are interested in attending, please contact the school.

Students traveling to and from school by school bus should follow the same schedule used during the 2013-14 year. Bus schedules are posted on the Stock bus website http://www.stockhalifax.com under Auburn Drive High.

This is also a reminder that our second Mental Health & Wellness Expo will take place on November 20, 2014. Further details will be made available in our upcoming newsletter as well as our school website (www.auburn.ednet.ns.ca).

Wishing you a safe and enjoyable summer break.

Sincerely,

Karen Hudson
Principal

Summer

Auburn Drive High School would like to wish everyone a safe and happy summer. Students will return to school on Wednesday, September 3, 2014.

Transcripts can be picked up on July 31st from 9:00am - 12:00pm. Please send requests to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. via email or telephone at 462-6900 ext. 7501010 with your full information.

Upcoming Events

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Sep. 2, 2014 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Football Tryouts

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Sep. 3, 2014
Soccer Tryouts

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Sep. 3, 2014
First Day of School for Students - FULL DAY

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Sep. 4, 2014
Soccer Tryouts

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Sep. 11, 2014
Step up against bullying - Pink Day

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Auburn Drive High School

300 Auburn Drive
Cole Harbour, Nova Scotia
Canada  B2W 6E9
902.462.6900 (phone)
902.462.6950 (fax)

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