September 19, 2014

It’s a “D-C” Day!

Welcome the following guest staff today: Adam Clow for Matt Kelly, Dean Lackie for Ronnie Munn, Michael Hambly for Chantelle Beaton (am) and Karen Malone (pm), Amy Beck for Tim Lea, Janet MacDougall-Turner for Bethany MacLeod, Jessica Campbell for Anne MacKinnon.

Happy Birthday to Amie MacPherson and Stella Shea.

Today’s Highlights:

  • JAM: No meeting today.
  • There will not be a Chrispie and the Squares rehearsal on Monday morning.
  • The Grad Activity Committee will meet at 12:00 noon today in Room 119.
  • Readers’ Circle begins today. Meeting is in Library Seminar Room A at 12:05pm. Bring your lunch if you like! You’ll discuss what book to start with and make a plan for the semester. New members welcome!

Student Services:

  • Student Services is recruiting students for the Provincial Page Program. It’s a great opportunity to learn more about the Legislative Assembly AND make some extra cash!  The following is a list of the criteria for the program.
    • Must be a Grade 11 or 12 honour roll student (can afford to miss some school)
    • Must have an interest in the legislative assembly and public affairs
    • Must be able to meet the demands of a weekly shift when the house is in session (preferably someone that is not too heavily involved in other activities)
    • Student must attend at least one shift per week when the house is in session, therefore; needs access to transportation to and from town
    • Students are paid $55 for a day shift and $40 for an evening shift +  mileage
    • Students can come to Student Services for more information and/or an application form.  Deadline to apply is September 25, 2014.
  • Loran Scholarship – 30 scholarships valued up to $80,000.  Character, Service and Leadership, and strong Academic achievement (average of at least 85%) are the key areas for selection.  Students must be considering applying to one of the sponsored universities.  See Ms. MacGregor-Harris or Ms. Victor for important information and the application form.  Applications are due to Student Services by Wednesday, October 8, 2014.
  • Any student wanting or needing to write the ACT or SAT tests should come to Student Services and see Ms. Victor or Mrs. MacGregor-Harris. Any students planning on attending a school in the States will need to write these tests.
  • Sign-up sheet for STRIVE is up. Please come and sign up in Student Services. This program is a great way to set some goals, see progress and celebrate achievement.

Library:

  • The following students are asked to see Mrs. Killeen in the Library as soon as possible: Katie Jordan, Tara Llewellyn, Danielle Villard
  • “Fishing” for a new book? Over 70 titles new titles have arrived and more are coming in weekly!
    Check out the display and get “hooked” on a new read!
  • Scholastic book flyers for the month of October have arrived and are available in the library. Orders due on or before October 21st. Mrs. Killeen places orders weekly so you don’t need to wait! Order today!
  • Student Essay Contest: Imagine you have the power to fix the biggest problem in the world. In two pages or less, describe the problem and what you would do about it. Enter for a chance to win a trip to Toronto to see a special advance screening of the movie, “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay”. Contest ends on Friday, October 24, 2014. Visit the Library and ask Mrs. Killeen for more information about this writing contest.
  • The following students are asked to please return overdue magazines to the Library today: Alexandra Parsons, Kenzie Stewart,Sam Thompson, Liam Thompson, Blake Llewllyn,Tynan Murphy, Austin Bernadino, Daniel Grant.

Athletic Department:

  • Soccer girls should have handed in their jacket money to Michaela MacSwain; today is the deadline!
  • Men’s Volleyball Team members are reminded to submit their permission forms and money for the Truro Tournament to Ms. Victor today, if you haven’t already done so.
  • Today’s home games: Women’s Soccer Team plays Souris at 5 pm, Women’s Volleyball Team plays Souris at 5 pm.
  • Men’s Soccer Team bus departs for Bluefield at 3:30 pm.
  • Baseball Team players will get your uniforms at 12 noon in the PE office. Team bus departs for TOSH at 4 pm. Game is at Legends Field.
  • There will be practice for those interested in trying out for this year’s Men’s Basketball team on Saturday, from 12:30-2:30pm, and next Tuesday from 7-9pm. All are encouraged to attend.

Reminders:

  • UPEI Nursing students, Natasha McHerron and Jennifer Morrison, are working out of Library Seminar Room D. Drop by for a visit.
  • Any students who would like to have a peer tutor, please see Ms. Beck in Learning Centre B.
  • Homework Club has begun. If you need some extra help with studying for a test, doing an assignment, getting yourself organized, please feel free to come to Learning Centre B Monday to Friday from 12:00-12:20. A teacher will be there to help you out in any subject.
  • Students may make requests for the “Friday Song”. Requests have to be submitted no later than Thursday to Noah Hoskins, Colton Matheson, or Ms. Natasha Nabuurs.
  • Student Council is selling SPC cards. Cards are $9.

Upcoming Events:

  • There will not be choir next week.
  • There will not be Here Comes Treble rehearsal next week.
  • There is a meeting for all interested Choir members and their parents on September 30 at 5:00 in the music room to discuss the big Disney trip for 2016. Anyone interested in joining choir and travelling with them to Florida is encouraged to attend.
  • Breakfast Club volunteers are asked to make sure that you have passed your completed community bursary services sheets in to Ms. Anderson by next Thursday, September 25.
  • Attention Grads: Heckbert Studios will be here September 22-25 for grad photos. Every grad must get their picture taken.
  • MRHS’s Young Blood for Life Club will be hosting a “What’s Your Type” clinic next Tuesday, September 23, during the lunch hour in the main lobby. This is an opportunity to find out your blood type. If you are under 17, you need a permission form that can be picked up from Mr. Trainor in Room 1313. There will also be a sign up sheet at this clinic for the Blood Donor Clinic taking place Thursday, September 25, here at MRHS. The Blood Donor Clinic is for people 17 and over only.
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September 18, 2014

It’s a “C-D” Day!

Welcome the following guest staff today: Michael Hambly for Carl Evans, Sara Prosser for Toby Murphy (pm), Wanda Cheverie for Pauline Kelly (pm), Denise McGillivray for Gail Greene, Brian Crane for Lynn Hayes (pm).

Happy Birthday to Riley Lavandier, Gurbinger Singh, John Ross Young, Kelsey Young.

Today’s Highlights:

  • SADD: A planning is being held today at 11:50am. New members are welcome!
  • The JAM meeting is cancelled tomorrow.
  • The following Grade 12 students still need to make appointments for their grad photos: Austin Bernadino, Brandon Boutilier, Bailey Brydon, Drew Christensen, Maddy Clements, Leslie Creed, Ryan Ferguson, Jennifer Geissler, Joel Hancock, William Henbest, Noah Hoskins, Kyle King, Lucas LaVie, Blake Llewellyn, Jonathan MacDonald, Darren Martin, Daniel Morrison, Kyle G Murphy, Mackenzie Murphy, Samantha O’Brien, Lukas O’Connor, Isaac Power, Jordan Stewart, Damien Taylor, Charles Whiteway, Carter Wood. Remember… all grads MUST have a photo taken.

Student Services:

  • Student Services is recruiting students for the Provincial Page Program. It’s a great opportunity to learn more about the Legislative Assembly AND make some extra cash!  The following is a list of the criteria for the program.
    • Must be a Grade 11 or 12 honour roll student (can afford to miss some school)
    • Must have an interest in the legislative assembly and public affairs
    • Must be able to meet the demands of a weekly shift when the house is in session (preferably someone that is not too heavily involved in other activities)
    • Student must attend at least one shift per week when the house is in session, therefore; needs access to transportation to and from town
    • Students are paid $55 for a day shift and $40 for an evening shift +  mileage
    • Students can come to Student Services for more information and/or an application form.  Deadline to apply is September 25, 2014.
  • Loran Scholarship – 30 scholarships valued up to $80,000.  Character, Service and Leadership, and strong Academic achievement (average of at least 85%) are the key areas for selection.  Students must be considering applying to one of the sponsored universities.  See Ms. MacGregor-Harris or Ms. Victor for important information and the application form.  Applications are due to Student Services by Wednesday, October 8, 2014.
  • Any student wanting or needing to write the ACT or SAT tests should come to Student Services and see Ms. Victor or Mrs. MacGregor-Harris. Any students planning on attending a school in the States will need to write these tests.
  • Sign-up sheet for STRIVE is up. Please come and sign up in Student Services. This program is a great way to set some goals, see progress and celebrate achievement.

Library:

  • The following students are asked to see Mrs. Killeen in the Library as soon as possible: Katie Jordan, Tara Llewellyn, Danielle Villard.
  • The following students are asked to please return overdue magazines to the Library before Friday: Alexandra Parsons, Kenzie Stewart,Sam Thompson, Liam Thompson, Blake Llewllyn,Tynan Murphy, Austin Bernadino, Daniel Grant.
  • Readers’ Circle will begin this Friday, September 19. We meet in Library Seminar Room A at 12:05pm. Bring your lunch if you like! We’ll discuss what book to start with and make a plan for the semester. Looking forward to meeting new members!

Athletic Department:

  • The MRHS Women’s Soccer Team won their first game last night 2-1. The whole team contributed to defeat Colonel Gray, with Sarah MacVarish scoring both goals. Congrats on a great start to the season, girls! Next game is at home on Friday at 5:00 against Souris.
  • The Field Hockey Team tied Colonel Gray 1-1 last night. Morganne Rice scored for MRHS and Billie MacKay had a great game in the goal.
  • Soccer girls are to hand in their jacket money to Michaela MacSwain no later than tomorrow (Friday).
  • There will be Power Lifting practice today after school with Wyatt. If you can’t attend, please tell Earl Campbell or Mr. Trainor.
  • There will be practice for those interested in trying out for this year’s Men’s Basketball team on Saturday, from 12:30-2:30pm, and next Tuesday from 7-9pm. All are encouraged to attend.
  • Baseball players should turn their forms and $20 fee in to Earl ASAP. Practice today is at 6 pm in Cardigan. First game is Friday at TOSH.
  • Any students interested in keeping score for home volleyball games are asked to see Ms. Nabuurs or Ryan Ferguson.
  • Dodgeball sign-up sheets are now up around the school. This is the last day to sign up!

Reminders:

  • UPEI Nursing students, Natasha McHerron and Jennifer Morrison, are working out of Library Seminar Room D. Drop by for a visit.
  • Any students who would like to have a peer tutor, please see Ms. Beck in Learning Centre B.
  • Homework Club has begun. If you need some extra help with studying for a test, doing an assignment, getting yourself organized, please feel free to come to Learning Centre B Monday to Friday from 12:00-12:20. A teacher will be there to help you out in any subject.
  • Students may make requests for the “Friday Song”. Requests have to be submitted no later than Thursday to Noah Hoskins, Colton Matheson, or Ms. Natasha Nabuurs.
  • Student Council is selling SPC cards. Cards are $9.

Upcoming Events:

  • The Grad Activity Committee will meet at 12:00 noon on Friday of this week in Room 119.
  • Attention Grads: Heckbert Studios will be here September 22-25 for grad photos. Every grad must get their picture taken.
  • MRHS’s Young Blood for Life Club will be hosting a “What’s Your Type” clinic next Tuesday, September 23, during the lunch hour in the main lobby. This is an opportunity to find out your blood type. If you are under 17, you need a permission form that can be picked up from Mr. Trainor in Room 1313. There will also be a sign up sheet at this clinic for the Blood Donor Clinic taking place Thursday, September 25, here at MRHS. The Blood Donor Clinic is for people 17 and over only.
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September 17, 2014

It’s a “D-C” Day!

Welcome the following guest staff today: Michael Hambly for Lianne Garland, Tracy Schurman for Kelly Matheson.

Happy Birthday to Brooke Clarey and Daniel MacDonald.

Today’s Highlights:

  • SADD: The SADD planning meeting that was scheduled for today has been changed to tomorrow at 11:50am. New members are welcome!
  • The following Grade 12 students still need to make appointments for their grad photos: Austin Bernadino, Brandon Boutilier, Bailey Brydon, Drew Christensen, Maddy Clements, Leslie Creed, Ryan Ferguson, Jennifer Geissler, Joel Hancock, Victoria Hawkins, William Henbest, Noah Hoskins, Kyle King, Lucas LaVie, Blake Llewellyn, Jonathan MacDonald, Darren Martin, Daniel Morrison, Kyle G Murphy, Mackenzie Murphy, Samantha O’Brien, Lukas O’Connor, Isaac Power, Christina Rose, Jordan Stewart, Damien Taylor, Charles Whiteway, Carter Wood. Remember… all grads MUST have a photo taken.

Student Services:

  • Loran Scholarship – 30 scholarships valued up to $80,000.  Character, Service and Leadership, and strong Academic achievement (average of at least 85%) are the key areas for selection.  Students must be considering applying to one of the sponsored universities.  See Ms. MacGregor-Harris or Ms. Victor for important information and the application form.  Applications are due to Student Services by Wednesday, October 8, 2014.
  • Any student wanting or needing to write the ACT or SAT tests should come to Student Services and see Ms. Victor or Mrs. MacGregor-Harris. Any students planning on attending a school in the States will need to write these tests.
  • Sign-up sheet for STRIVE is up. Please come and sign up in Student Services. This program is a great way to set some goals, see progress and celebrate achievement.

Library:

  • Readers’ Circle will begin this Friday, September 19. We meet in Library Seminar Room A at 12:05pm. Bring your lunch if you like! We’ll discuss what book to start with and make a plan for the semester. Looking forward to meeting new members!

Athletic Department:

  • There will be Power Lifting practice after school on Thursday with Wyatt. If you can’t attend, please tell Earl Campbell or Mr. Trainor.
  • Women’s Basketball team will practice today from 7:00 to 9:00 pm.
  • Men’s Volleyball Parent’s Meeting today at 6:30 pm.
  • Baseball players should turn their forms and $20 fee in to Earl ASAP. Practice on Thursday is at 6 pm in Cardigan. First game is Friday at TOSH.
  • Any students interested in keeping score for home volleyball games are asked to see Ms. Nabuurs or Ryan Ferguson.
  • Dodgeball sign-up sheets are now up around the school. Sign up by Thursday, September 18.

Reminders:

  • UPEI Nursing students, Natasha McHerron and Jennifer Morrison, are working out of Library Seminar Room D. Drop by for a visit.
  • Any students who would like to have a peer tutor, please see Ms. Beck in Learning Centre B.
  • Homework Club has begun. If you need some extra help with studying for a test, doing an assignment, getting yourself organized, please feel free to come to Learning Centre B Monday to Friday from 12:00-12:20. A teacher will be there to help you out in any subject.
  • Students may make requests for the “Friday Song”. Requests have to be submitted no later than Thursday to Noah Hoskins, Colton Matheson, or Ms. Natasha Nabuurs.
  • Student Council is selling SPC cards. Cards are $9. See Ms. Sandra Hicken.

Upcoming Events:

  • Attention Grads: Heckbert Studios will be here September 22-25 for grad photos. Every grad must get their picture taken.
  • MRHS’s Young Blood for Life Club will be hosting a “What’s Your Type” clinic next Tuesday, September 23, during the lunch hour in the main lobby. This is an opportunity to find out your blood type. If you are under 17, you need a permission form that can be picked up from Mr. Trainor in Room 1313. There will also be a sign up sheet at this clinic for the Blood Donor Clinic taking place Thursday, September 25, here at MRHS. The Blood Donor Clinic is for people 17 and over only.
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September 16, 2014

It’s a “C-D” Day!

Welcome the following guest staff today: Amy Beck for Chantelle Beaton, Jessie Campbell for Angela Killeen, Adam Clow for Matthew Kelly (am), Darrell Bradley for Glenda McInnis, Janet MacDougall-Turner for Charlie Trainor, Michael Hambly for Alana Trainor, Wanda Cheverie for Toby Murphy, Brian Crane for Yvonne Higgins, Krystal Feehan for Rod MacDonald (am).

Happy Birthday to Ms. Mary Ellen Campbell.

Today’s Highlights:

  • We would like to welcome two UPEI Nursing students, Natasha McHerron and Jennifer Morrison, who will be working out of Library Seminar Room D for the next six weeks. Expect to see these gals around the school on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Keep an eye on the announcements for special events and/or opportunities they will plan for you.
  • Grade 12 Students: Grad Barbeque money ($5.00) will be collected again today for your event planned for tomorrow. See Ms. McInnis in Room 119.

Student Services:

  • Loran Scholarship – 30 scholarships valued up to $80,000.  Character, Service and Leadership, and strong Academic achievement (average of at least 85%) are the key areas for selection.  Students must be considering applying to one of the sponsored universities.  See Ms. MacGregor-Harris or Ms. Victor for important information and the application form.  Applications are due to Student Services by Wednesday, October 8, 2014.
  • Any student wanting or needing to write the ACT or SAT tests should come to Student Services and see Ms. Victor or Mrs. MacGregor-Harris. Any students planning on attending a school in the States will need to write these tests.
  • Sign-up sheet for STRIVE is up. Please come and sign up in Student Services. This program is a great way to set some goals, see progress and celebrate achievement.

Library:

  • Readers’ Circle will begin this Friday, September 19. We meet in Library Seminar Room A at 12:05pm. Bring your lunch if you like! We’ll discuss what book to start with and make a plan for the semester. Looking forward to meeting new members!

Athletic Department:

  • Highlights of Women’s Volleyball Game Yesterday: The girls did awesome! We won 3 sets to 2, and everyone stayed focused on the game. We’re very proud of Emma Prosper and Grace Rooney who played the whole game as our setters. It was our first game but we played very well.
  • The Men’s Soccer team tied Westisle 2-2 last night. Goal scorers were Nolan McKenna and Donavan Bears. Brandon Lund had an excellent game in goal.
  • There will be Power Lifting practice today after school and again on Thursday with Wyatt. If you can’t attend, please tell Earl Campbell or Mr. Trainor.
  • Women’s Basketball team will practice on Wednesday from 7:00 to 9:00 pm.
  • Men’s Volleyball Parent’s Meeting Wednesday at 6:30 pm.
  • Baseball players should turn their forms and $20 fee in to Earl ASAP. Practice on Thursday is at 6 pm in Cardigan. First game is Friday at TOSH.
  • Any students interested in keeping score for home volleyball games are asked to see Ms. Nabuurs or Ryan Ferguson.
  • Dodgeball sign-up sheets are now up around the school. Sign up by Thursday, September 18.
  • Students who do not have Phys. Ed. first semester but need a PE locker can sign one out between 12:00-12:20 in the PE office.

Reminders:

  • Any students who would like to have a peer tutor, please see Ms. Beck in Learning Centre B.
  • Homework Club has begun. If you need some extra help with studying for a test, doing an assignment, getting yourself organized, please feel free to come to Learning Centre B Monday to Friday from 12:00-12:20. A teacher will be there to help you out in any subject.
  • Students may make requests for the “Friday Song”. Requests have to be submitted no later than Thursday to Noah Hoskins, Colton Matheson, or Ms. Natasha Nabuurs.
  • Student Council is selling SPC cards at lunch in the ticket booth. Cards are $9.

Upcoming Events:

  • SADD: The first SADD planning meeting is tomorrow at 11:50am. New members are welcome!
  • Attention Grads: Heckbert Studios will be here September 22-25 for grad photos. Every grad must get their picture taken.
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September 15, 2014

It’s a “D-C” Day!

Welcome the following guest staff today: Amy Beck for Jennifer Victor (am), Wanda Cheverie for Toby Murphy, Nancy Cudmore for Ralph Jamieson.

Happy Birthday to Patricia Crant, Brett Hicken, and Brittany Jackson. We extend belated greetings to the following students who celebrated their birthdays over this past weekend: Dustin Ross, Emma Collings, Patrick Martens.

Today’s Highlights:

  • Biology 521 Students: Those students who missed Mr. Trainor’s BIO521 quiz on Friday should write today at 11:44am in Mr. Trainor’s room.
  • Junior Achievement will be in the lobby today from 11:45-12:30, to discuss various programs.  Stop by for a treat and hear what they have to say.
  • Grade 12 Students: Grad Barbeque money ($5.00) will be collected today and Tuesday this week for the event on Wednesday, September 17th.

Student Services:

  • Any student wanting or needing to write the ACT or SAT tests should come to Student Services and see Ms. Victor or Mrs. MacGregor-Harris.
  • Sign-up sheet for STRIVE is up. Please come and sign up in Student Services. This program is a great way to set some goals, see progress and celebrate achievement.

Library:

  • Readers’ Circle will begin this Friday, September 19. We meet in Library Seminar Room A at 12:05pm. Bring your lunch if you like! We’ll discuss what book to start with and make a plan for the semester. Looking forward to meeting new members!

Athletic Department:

  • Women’s Basketball is cancelled tonight. It will go on Wednesday from 7-9pm.
  • Women’s and Men’s Volleyball and Men’s Soccer bus will depart for Westisle at 1:30 pm today. Athletes will be called out of class at 1:15 pm.
  • There will be Power Lifting practice on Tuesday after school and Thursday this week with Wyatt. If you can’t attend, please tell Earl Campbell or Mr. Trainor.
  • Any students interested in keeping score for home volleyball games are asked to see Ms. Nabuurs or Ryan Ferguson.
  • Dodgeball sign-up sheets are now up around the school. Sign up by Thursday, September 18.
  • Students who do not have Phys. Ed. first semester but need a PE locker can sign one out between 12:00-12:20 in the PE office.

Reminders:

  • Any students who would like to have a peer tutor, please see Ms. Beck in Learning Centre B.
  • Homework Club has begun. If you need some extra help with studying for a test, doing an assignment, getting yourself organized, please feel free to come to Learning Centre B Monday to Friday from 12:00-12:20. A teacher will be there to help you out in any subject.
  • Students may make requests for the “Friday Song”. Requests have to be submitted no later than Thursday to Noah Hoskins, Colton Matheson, or Ms. Natasha Nabuurs.
  • Student Council is selling SPC cards at lunch in the ticket booth. Cards are $9.

Upcoming Events:

  • Attention Grads: Heckbert Studios will be here September 22-25 for grad photos. Every grad must get their picture taken.
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September 12, 2014

It’s a “C-D” Day!

Welcome the following guest staff today: Mike Hambly, Amy Beck for Mary Ellen Campbell, Jessica Campbell for Anne MacKinnon, Bethany Scully for Matt Killeen, Wanda Cheverie for Toby Murphy, Brian Crane for Pauline Kelly, Janet MacDougall-Turner for Bethany MacLeod.

Happy Birthday to Taylor M. Matheson.

Today’s Highlights:

  • The following students are asked to please meet in the Foods Lab, Room 136, at 12 noon: Rose Henbest, Daniel Whalen, Molly Stewart, Jonah Wilton, Abby Cooper, James Washington, Ben Blue, Danielle Williams, John Ployer, Alyssa Thaxter, Shelby White, Tanner Peardon, Gracyn MacLean, Victoria Hawkins, Breanna Ching, Ian Soloman, Katie Jordan, William Henbest, Noah Hoskins, Brooks Roche, John Ross Young, Spencer Gillis, Chloe Jardine, and Tara Llewllyn.
  • Grads, don’t forget to make an appointment for your grad photos in the yearbook office before September 15. A full sitting is $12 and there are free sittings available as well.
  • Deadline is today to submit an entry for the Yearbook Committee cover contest. Please submit your artwork to Ms.McLane, Johann Victor or Michelle MacLennan. Keep in mind the yearbook cover will be black.
  • There is a brief meeting of the NEW grad activity committee today at 12 noon in Room l19.  Any Grade 12 students interested in this committee, please attend.
  • The JAM group (Jesus at Montague) starts today in Learning Centre B at the beginning of lunch. This is a group for Christian teenagers who want to meet to discuss their faith and to do service projects within the school and community. Everyone is welcome!

Student Services:

  • Any student wanting or needing to write the ACT or SAT tests should come to Student Services and see Ms. Victor or Mrs. MacGregor-Harris. Deadline is September 13, 2014, for the ACT Test.
  • Sign-up sheet for STRIVE is up. Please come and sign up in Student Services. This program is a great way to set some goals, see progress and celebrate achievement.

Library:

  • A huge thank you to Rachel Campion for her generous donation of books to the school Library!
  • Library monitors are still needed for after school on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday! Please see Mrs. Killeen for an application in the Library!
  • Readers’ Circle will begin next Friday, September 19. We meet in library Seminar Room A at 12:05pm. Bring your lunch if you like! We’ll discuss what book to start with and make a plan for the semester. Looking forward to meeting new members!

Athletic Department:

  • Men’s Basketball — There will be an important information meeting today at 3:30, for any male students thinking about trying out for this year’s Men’s Basketball team. This meeting will last one hour and anyone who is serious about playing this year MUST be in attendance unless there is another MRHS team commitment. Please spread the word to get as many potential Student Athletes to attend.  There is power in numbers! – Coach Cheverie
  • Any students interested in keeping score for home volleyball games are asked to see Ms. Nabuurs or Ryan Ferguson.
  • Dodgeball sign-up sheets are now up around the school. Sign up by Thursday, September 18.
  • Soccer, Volleyball, and Field Hockey consent forms and athletic fees will be collected in the PE area today from 12:00 to 12:20 pm. The athletic fee for these sports is $35. Athletes will receive their uniforms when they hand these items in. Athletes will not play in a game until these items are received.
  • Students who do not have Phys. Ed. first semester but need a PE locker can sign one out between 12:00-12:20 in the PE office.

Reminders:

  • Any students who would like to have a peer tutor, please see Ms. Beck in Learning Centre B.
  • Homework Club has begun. If you need some extra help with studying for a test, doing an assignment, getting yourself organized, please feel free to come to Learning Centre B Monday to Friday from 12:00-12:20. A teacher will be there to help you out in any subject.
  • Students may make requests for the “Friday Song”. Requests have to be submitted no later than Thursday to Noah Hoskins, Colton Matheson, or Ms. Natasha Nabuurs.
  • Student Council is selling SPC cards at lunch in the ticket booth. Cards are $9.

Upcoming Events:

  • Chrispie and the Squares, our men’s ensemble, will begin rehearsals on Monday, September 15 at 7:30 am. Any guys who like to sing are welcome!
  • Junior Achievement will be in the lobby on Monday, September 15, from 11:45-12:30, to discuss various programs.  Stop by for a treat and hear what they have to say.
  • Grade 12 Students: Grad Barbeque money ($5.00) will be collected on Monday and Tuesday next week (September 15 and 16)  for the event on September 17th.
  • Attention Grads: Heckbert Studios will be here September 22-25 for grad photos. Every grad must get their picture taken.

Public Service Announcements:

  • Terry Fox Run: Sunday, September 14. Registration from 1:00 to 2:00 pm. Run/walk/ride/run starts at 2:00 pm at the Montague Waterfront Trail 5k or 10k by donation.
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September 11, 2014

It’s a “D-C” Day!

Welcome the following guest staff today: Amy Beck for Jennifer Victor, Brian Crane for Pauline Kelly, Wanda Cheverie for Toby Murphy.

Happy Birthday to Erin MacNeill.

Today’s Highlights:

  • Trainor’s Grade 10 Phys Ed class will be in the classroom today.
  • There will be a very important meeting for all students attending CSLC 2014 at 11:45 today in Room 133. Please make sure you attend.
  • Breakfast Club is now up and running. Students who are using this service are asked to clean up after yourselves in the Cafeteria!
  • Any students who would like to have a peer tutor, please see Ms. Beck in Learning Centre B.
  • Homework Club has begun. If you need some extra help with studying for a test, doing an assignment, getting yourself organized, please feel free to come to Learning Centre B Monday to Friday from 12:00-12:20. A teacher will be there to help you out in any subject.
  • Attention Grads: Heckbert Studio will be here September 22-25 for grad photos. Every grad must get their picture taken. Please make an appointment in the yearbook office before September 15. A full sitting is $12 and there are free sittings available as well.
  • The Yearbook Committee is having a cover contest. Please submit your artwork to Ms.McLane, Johann Victor or Michelle MacLennan. Keep in mind the yearbook cover will be black. Deadline is Friday!
  • Students may make requests for the “Friday Song”. Requests have to be submitted no later than Thursday to Noah Hoskins, Colton Matheson, or Ms. Natasha Nabuurs.
  • Student Council will be selling SPC cards at lunch in the ticket booth. Cards are $9 to purchase and you will save money at many stores and restaurants. Come and check out the deals and help support Student Council.

Student Services:

  • Any student wanting or needing to write the ACT or SAT tests should come to Student Services and see Ms. Victor or Mrs. MacGregor-Harris. Deadline is September 13, 2014, for the ACT Test.
  • Sign-up sheet for STRIVE is up. Please come and sign up in Student Services. This program is a great way to set some goals, see progress and celebrate achievement.

Library:

  • Library monitors are still needed for after school on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday! Please see Mrs. Killeen for an application in the Library!
  • Readers’ Circle will begin next Friday, September 19. We meet in library Seminar Room A at 12:05pm. Bring your lunch if you like! We’ll discuss what book to start with and make a plan for the semester. Looking forward to meeting new members!

Athletic Department:

  • Women’s Volleyball: Members of the team should pick up contracts from Ms. Evans-Renaud today.
  • Soccer, Volleyball, and Field Hockey consent forms and athletic fees will be collected in the PE area today and tomorrow from 12:00 to 12:20 pm. The athletic fee for these sports is $35. Athletes will receive their uniforms when they hand these items in. Athletes will not play in a game until these items are received.
  • Men’s Basketball — There will be an important information meeting this Friday at 3:30, for any male students thinking about trying out for this year’s Men’s Basketball team. This meeting will last one hour and anyone who is serious about playing this year MUST be in attendance unless there is another MRHS team commitment. Please spread the word to get as many potential Student Athletes to attend.  There is power in numbers! – Coach Cheverie
  • Students who do not have Phys. Ed. first semester but need a PE locker can sign one out between 12:00-12:20 in the PE office.

Upcoming Events:

  • Here Comes Treble, our women’s ensemble, will start rehearsals on Friday, September 12 at 7:30 am. Any gals who like to sing are welcome!
  • There is a brief meeting of the NEW grad activity committee on Friday at 12 noon in Room l19.  Any Grade 12 students interested in this committee, please attend.
  • Chrispie and the Squares, our men’s ensemble, will begin rehearsals on Monday, September 15 at 7:30 am. Any guys who like to sing are welcome!
  • The JAM group (Jesus at Montague) will start up on Friday, September 12 in Learning Centre B at the beginning of lunch. This is a group for Christian teenagers who want to meet to discuss their faith and to do service projects within the school and community. Everyone is welcome!
  • Junior Achievement will be in the lobby on Monday, September 15, from 11:45-12:30, to discuss various programs.  Stop by for a treat and hear what they have to say.
  • Grade 12 Students: Grad Barbeque money ($5.00) will be collected on Monday and Tuesday next week (September 15 and 16)  for the event on September 17th.
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