Jade Breau is a grade 12 student from T.A. Blakelock High School who has participated in multiple extracurricular activities and co-curricular activities. Jade is a positive role model who is always ready to help others and she always helps to create a positive environment. Jade is the President of the Interact club and the Minister of Communication for the school’s Executive Council. She also has a leadership role with the Music Council where she plays the trombone and also likes to play the ukulele on the side. She is completing all of the expectations for the International Duke of Edinburgh Award as a gold level delegate. She is fluently bilingual and has 2 younger...
On November 13, we honoured 14 Oakville high school students for their incredible accomplishments in their schools and in the community. Always one of our favourite annual Optimist events, these youth are prime examples of the empowerment and dedication of young people to make a difference in our world. Congratulations to each of you and your families who are so justifiably proud of each of you. Stay tuned for individual photos and highlights of their achievements as we provide details of each student's accomplishments.
The 2017-18 Essay and Oratorical Competition rules, registrations and application forms are now available on our website under the Programs tab on our menu. The details also include topics for these competitions, scholarships available to winners, deadlines for submitting applications as well as photos and video of last year's competitors. We look forward to receiving your applications!