April 17, 2014

It’s a “C-D” Day!

Welcome to the following guest staff today: Donna White for Angela Killeen, Michael Hambly for Matthew Killeen, Chad White for Earl Campbell, Michael Brothers for Kristina McLane (pm), Sara Prosser for Rod MacDonald (pm).

Happy Birthday to Jacob Bedell and Kathryn MacLeod.

Congratulations to the following students who qualified to the provincial badminton championships this week: Colton Morris, Kirsten Whiteway, Jake Banks, Tessa Steele, Maddy Delodder, and Amanda Gormley.

Today’s Highlights:

  • Relay for Life team will be having a Bake Sale today. Bring some extra change to support a good cause.

Athletic Department:

  • Male Athlete of the Week: Jason Reeves who won Gold at PEISAA Provincial Wrestling Championships.
  • Female Athlete of the Week: Kaytlin Chandler who won Silver at the PEISAA Provincial Wrestling Championships.
  • Badminton: Today for Grades 10, 11 and 12 from 5-6pm and again on Sunday from 7-9pm.
  • Women’s Softball: Tuesday and Thursday of next week after school until 5:00 pm. If you have any questions, contact Ms. Trainor or Ms. Victor.
  • Training sessions for the next year’s Men’s Basketball team will be held on Tuesdays and Wednesdays, from 5 to 7pm.  Any Grades 10 and 11 students are welcome to attend.
  • The Viking Strength & Conditioning Club offers the following training times: Tuesday 6:15-7:45, Thursday 6:15-7:45 and Sunday 1:00-2:30 pm. If you are interested in training for sport or just to get in shape, come on out. For more information contact Ron Annear at 628-7762.
  • Spring Basketball on Mondays from 7-9 pm for all girls interested in playing for MRHS next year.
  • Vikings & Red Rock Wrestling Clubs new practice times: Monday from 4:00 to 5:30 and Thursday from 3:00 to 4:30pm at Montague Consolidated.

Library News:

  • Scholastic Book orders for April and May are currently available in the Library. Stop by today! Orders will be placed periodically over the next few weeks!

Upcoming Events:

  • MRHS’s Youth Blood for Life Club will be hosting a “What’s Your Type” blood-typing clinic next Tuesday, April 22, in the main lobby at lunch. This is a chance to find out what your blood type is. If you are under 17, you need a permission form that can be picked up from Mr. Trainor in Room 131. This clinic is to prepare us for the Blood Donor Clinic that will be held at MRHS on Thursday, May 1. This clinic is for people 17 and over and is open to the public for appointments. Please book online at www.blood.ca or phone 1-888-2 Donate.
  • Parent Teacher Interviews are scheduled for Thursday, April 24, from 6:00 to 8:30pm.
  • Relay for Life team will be having a Pancake Breakfast on Friday, April 25. $3 for two pancakes & syrup. Pay an extra $1 for access to the topping bar or $1 for every extra pancake. Come to the Cafeteria from 7:50 to 8:35am for your pancakes!
  • Tacos in a Bag will be available again on Wednesday, April 30; $5 includes a bag of Doritos, all the fixings, and a juice. They will be sold from the culinary room and all proceeds will go to the CSLC and NASC students. Come early so you don’t miss out!
  • For the month of April, MRHS will be hosting the second clothing drive of the year. This time, we are reaching out to the community and really pushing for a great turn out! If you have unwanted clothing at home, or know someone who does, pick up a donation bag at the Student Council Office and bring it in! All proceeds will go the Canadian Diabetes Association. You’ve got the rest of the month! Spread the word!
  • Spring Fling: Spring is in the air and MRHS is ready to celebrate! Next week is Spring Fling Week and activities are outlined as followed: Tuesday is Twin Day; Wednesday is Work-Out Wednesday (80’s workout clothes); Thursday is Viking Swag Day and Pie Smash in the Cafeteria (Come ready to bid on teachers and throw some pies in their faces.), and Friday is PJ Day and the Spring Fling Dance.
  • Spring Fling Dance on Friday, April 25, from 7 – 10 pm. Cost is $8/person. Tickets will be on sale in the ticket booth until Tuesday, April 22, so please don’t miss out – buy your tickets early. In order to purchase a ticket, you must have a Dance Contract signed by your parents. The contract can be picked up in the main office. If you are bringing a “Sign-in”, the Sign-in Contracts must be returned to Ms. Evans-Renaud for approval no later than April 17.
  • Yard Sale There will be a giant yard sale at Montague High on Saturday, May 10, 2014. Admission is $2/person and tables are $10/table. You can contact Teresa MacKinnon at 962-4355 if interested in a table.

Reminders:

  • Requests for the Friday song: Submit a copy of lyrics and your name to Ms. Dowd or Colton Matheson.
  • All students are responsible for Student Fees which are payable at the main office.

Student Services:

  • UPEI First Advisement Centre will be here on April 24 from 5:30 to 8:30pm.Even students in specialized programs should meet with them. Students can sign up for an appointment time in Student Services.
  • Interested in going to vet school? The Atlantic Veterinary College, UPEI, is offering an exciting, academically based program to help students understand what is involved in veterinary medicine education. The AVC Summer Academy provides participants with a “big picture” of veterinary school through classroom lectures, field trips, and hands-on sessions.  Participants explore the curriculum covered in each year of the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine program. Eligibility is based on those who are currently enrolled in, or who have been accepted into, university.  Participants must have a minimum B+ (77%) average or GPA 3.3, and be 18 years of age or older.  For more information, please visit upei.ca/avc/summerprograms. The deadline for applications is May 9, 2014.
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April 16, 2014

It’s a “D-C” Day!

Welcome to the following guest staff today: Michael Hambly for Class Composition, Michael Brothers for Timothy Lea, Donna White for Kristina McLane and Brian Somers for Jared Cheverie.

Happy Birthday to Dallas Boudreault!

Today’s Highlights:

  • Home Room teachers are reminded to check with potential grads regarding the sheet listing all data pertaining to graduation documents. These sheets are to be passed in to the office as soon as possible.
  • Staff and students are reminded of today’s Easter Seals Ambassador Visit (Brett Robertson) at approx 10:50. An announcement will be made when to take your classes to the Cafeteria for a stand-up assembly lasting approx 10-12 minutes.
  • Adirondack Chair Silent Auction: The Adirondack Chair that has been donated by Mr. Connaughton’s Carpentry class will be sold by silent auction during the Arts in Action this evening. FYI…. If the bid is high enough, Colby will build you a matching chair for FREE! The proceeds will go towards the Easter Seals contributions from Montague High.
  • Prom Meeting today at 12 in the Library Conference room.
  • Tacos in a Bag are on sale today for $5 which includes a bag of Doritos, all the fixings, and a juice. Go to the culinary room; all proceeds go to the CSLC and NASC students. Come early so you don’t miss out!

Athletic Department:

  • Male Athlete of the Week: Jason Reeves who won Gold at the PEISAA Provincial Wrestling Championships.
  • Female Athlete of the Week: Kaytlin Chandler who won Silver at the PEISAA Provincial Wrestling Championships.
  • Men’s Basketball has been cancelled for today. Next session will be Tuesday from 5 to 7 pm.
  • Training sessions for the next year’s Men’s Basketball team will be held weekly, Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 5-7pm.  Any Grades 10 and 11 students are welcome to attend.
  • The Viking Strength & Conditioning Club offers the following training times: Tuesday 6:15-7:45, Thursday 6:15-7:45 and Sunday 1:00-2:30 pm. If you are interested in training for sport or just to get in shape, come on out. For more information contact Ron Annear at 628-7762.
  • Spring Basketball on Mondays from 7-9 pm for all girls interested in playing for MRHS next year.
  • Vikings & Red Rock Wrestling Clubs new practice times: Monday from 4:00 to 5:30 and Thursday from 3:00 to 4:30pm at Montague Consolidated.

Library News:

  • Scholastic Book orders for April and May are currently available in the Library. Stop by today! Orders will be placed periodically over the next few weeks!

Upcoming Events:

  • Relay for Life team will be having a Bake Sale on Thursday. Bring some extra change to support a good cause.
  • MRHS’s Youth Blood for Life Club will be hosting a “What’s Your Type” blood-typing clinic next Tuesday, April 22, in the main lobby at lunch. This is a chance to find out what your blood type is. If you are under 17, you need a permission form that can be picked up from Mr. Trainor in Room 131. This clinic is to prepare us for the Blood Donor Clinic that will be held at MRHS on Thursday, May 1. This clinic is for people 17 and over and is open to the public for appointments. Please book online at www.blood.ca or phone 1-888-2 Donate.
  • Parent Teacher Interviews are scheduled for Thursday, April 24, from 6:00 to 8:30pm.
  • Relay for Life team will be having a Pancake Breakfast on Friday, April 25. $3 for two pancakes & syrup. Pay an extra $1 for access to the topping bar or $1 for every extra pancake. Come to the Cafeteria from 7:50 to 8:35am for your pancakes!
  • Tacos in a Bag will be available again on Wednesday, April 30; $5 includes a bag of Doritos, all the fixings, and a juice. They will be sold from the culinary room and all proceeds will go to the CSLC and NASC students. Come early so you don’t miss out!
  • For the month of April, MRHS will be hosting the second clothing drive of the year. This time, we are reaching out to the community and really pushing for a great turn out! If you have unwanted clothing at home, or know someone who does, pick up a donation bag at the Student Council Office and bring it in! All proceeds will go the Canadian Diabetes Association. You’ve got the rest of the month! Spread the word!
  • Spring Fling: Spring is in the air and MRHS is ready to celebrate! Next week is Spring Fling Week and activities are outlined as followed: Tuesday is Twin Day; Wednesday is Work-Out Wednesday (80’s workout clothes); Thursday is Viking Swag Day and Pie Smash in the Cafeteria (Come ready to bid on teachers and throw some pies in their faces.), and Friday is PJ Day and the Spring Fling Dance.
  • Spring Fling Dance on Friday, April 25, from 7 – 10 pm. Cost is $8/person. Tickets will be on sale in the ticket booth until Tuesday, April 22, so please don’t miss out – buy your tickets early. In order to purchase a ticket, you must have a Dance Contract signed by your parents. The contract can be picked up in the main office. If you are bringing a “Sign-in”, the Sign-in Contracts must be returned to Ms. Evans-Renaud for approval no later than April 17.
  • Yard Sale There will be a giant yard sale at Montague High on Saturday, May 10, 2014. Admission is $2/person and tables are $10/table. You can contact Teresa MacKinnon at 962-4355 if interested in a table.

Reminders:

  • Requests for the Friday song: Submit a copy of lyrics and your name to Ms. Dowd or Colton Matheson.
  • All students are responsible for Student Fees which are payable at the main office.

Student Services:

  • Any Grade 12 student applying for St. Dunstan’s University scholarships or bursaries should request a transcript soon.
  • UPEI First Advisement Centre will be here on April 24 from 5:30 to 8:30pm.Even students in specialized programs should meet with them. Students can sign up for an appointment time in Student Services.
  • Interested in going to vet school? The Atlantic Veterinary College, UPEI, is offering an exciting, academically based program to help students understand what is involved in veterinary medicine education. The AVC Summer Academy provides participants with a “big picture” of veterinary school through classroom lectures, field trips, and hands-on sessions.  Participants explore the curriculum covered in each year of the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine program. Eligibility is based on those who are currently enrolled in, or who have been accepted into, university.  Participants must have a minimum B+ (77%) average or GPA 3.3, and be 18 years of age or older.  For more information, please visit upei.ca/avc/summerprograms. The deadline for applications is May 9, 2014.
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April 15, 2014

It’s a “C-D” Day!

Welcome to the following guest staff today: Michael Hambly for Class Composition, Michael Brothers for Natasha Dowd, Joseph Weale for Kim Mason (pm), Kirk White for Lianne Garland (am), and Brian Crane for Pauline Kelly (pm).

Happy Birthday to Kyla McGuigan.

Today’s Highlights:

  • SADD: There will be an important meeting today at 12 noon in Mr. Jamieson’s room.
  • Relay For Life: Meeting today in the Clothing Lab for all Relay For Life members.
  • Staff: Those interested in the hockey pool, please see Gar or Mrs. Killeen! Playoffs start Wednesday!

Athletic Department:

  • Male Athlete of the Week: Jason Reeves who won Gold at the PEISAA Provincial Wrestling Championships.
  • Female Athlete of the Week: Kaytlin Chandler who won Silver at the PEISAA Provincial Wrestling Championships.
  • Congratulations to the following students who qualified to the provincial badminton championships this week: Allie Boyle, Kathryn MacLeod, Laura Gallo, Cody Forrester, Jonah Wilton, and Mark Morrison.
  • There will be basketball on Wednesday of this week, from 5-7pm, for any male students interested in trying out for the Men’s Basketball team next year. Please follow the daily announcements for additional training times in the coming weeks.
  • The Viking Strength & Conditioning Club begins today and will offer the following training times: Tuesday 6:15-7:45, Thursday 6:15-7:45 and Sunday 1:00-2:30 pm. If you are interested in training for sport or just to get in shape, come on out. For more information contact Ron Annear at 628-7762.
  • Spring Basketball on Mondays from 7-9 pm for all girls interested in playing for MRHS next year.
  • Vikings & Red Rock Wrestling Clubs new practice times: Monday from 4:00 to 5:30 and Thursday from 3:00 to 4:30pm at Montague Consolidated.

Library News:

  • Scholastic Book orders for April and May are currently available in the Library. Stop by today! Orders will be placed periodically over the next few weeks!

Leadership Students’ Easter Seals Fundraisers:

  • Students will finish collecting change today. Your donations will be greatly appreciated.
  • Mr. Ronnie Munn has agreed to shave his head if $520 is raised today in the loonie slide collection box with his picture on it; that’s only $1 per student! Proceeds to Easter Seals.
  • Adirondack Chair Auction: Today at 12 noon in the Cafeteria, there will be an auction on a chair donated by Colby.
  • On Wednesday, April 16, there will be a stand-up assembly at 10:50am to welcome Brett Robinson, 2014 Easter Seals Ambassador. Our donations will be presented; let’s show him our generosity at MRHS!

Upcoming Events:

  • Prom Meeting this Wednesday at 12 in the Library conference room.
  • Relay For Life team will be having a Bake Sale on Thursday. Bring some extra change to support a good cause.
  • Tacos in a Bag – Tacos in a bag will be sold on Wednesday, April 16, and Wednesday, April 30, for $5 which includes a bag of Doritos, all the fixings, and a juice. They will be sold from the culinary room and all proceeds will go to the CSLC and NASC students. Come early so you don’t miss out!
  • Parent Teacher Interviews are scheduled for Thursday, April 24, from 6:00 to 8:30pm.
  • Relay For Life team will be having a Pancake Breakfast on Friday, April 25. $3 for two pancakes & syrup. Pay an extra $1 for access to the topping bar! $1 for every extra pancake. Come to the Cafeteria from 7:50 to 8:35am for your pancakes!
  • For the month of April, MRHS will be hosting the second clothing drive of the year. This time, we are reaching out to the community and really pushing for a great turn out! If you have unwanted clothing at home, or know someone who does, pick up a donation bag at the Student Council Office and bring it in! All proceeds will go the Canadian Diabetes Association. You’ve got the rest of the month! Spread the word!
  • Spring Fling: Spring is in the air and MRHS is ready to celebrate! Next week is Spring Fling Week and activities are outlined as followed: Tuesday is Twin Day; Wednesday is Work-Out Wednesday (80’s workout clothes); Thursday is Viking Swag Day and Pie Smash in the Cafeteria (Come ready to bid on teachers and throw some pies in their faces.), and Friday is PJ Day and the Spring Fling Dance.
  • Spring Fling Dance on Friday, April 25, from 7 – 10 pm. Cost is $8/person. Tickets will be on sale in the ticket booth from Tuesday, April 16 – Tuesday, April 22, so please don’t miss out – buy your tickets early. In order to purchase a ticket, you must have a Dance Contract signed by your parents. The contract can be picked up in the main office. If you are bringing a “Sign-in”, the Sign-in Contracts must be returned to Ms. Evans-Renaud for approval no later than April 17.
  • Yard Sale There will be a giant yard sale at Montague High on Saturday, May 10, 2014. Admission is $2/person and tables are $10/table. You can contact Teresa MacKinnon at 962-4355 if interested in a table.

Reminders:

  • Requests for the Friday song: Submit a copy of lyrics and your name to Ms. Dowd or Colton Matheson.
  • All students are responsible for Student Fees which are payable at the main office.

Student Services:

  • Any Grade 12 student applying for St. Dunstan’s University scholarships or bursaries should request a transcript soon.
  • UPEI First Advisement Centre will be here on April 24 from 5:30 to 8:30pm.Even students in specialized programs should meet with them. Students can sign up for an appointment time in Student Services.
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April 14, 2014

It’s a “D-C” Day!

Welcome to the following guest staff today: Michael Hambly for Class Composition, Donna White for Seana Evans-Renaud, Darrell Bradley for Jonathan Hayes, Tanya McCarron for Lynn Hayes, Marcy Fillmore for Yvonne Higgins, Wanda Cheverie for Gail Johnston, Brian Crane for Pauline Kelly, Dean Lackie for Matthew Killeen, and Krista Boudreault for Alana Trainor.

Happy Birthday to Logan Robertson. We extend belated greetings to the following students who celebrated their birthdays over this past weekend: Bailie Campbell, Leah Jordan, Christina Rose, Willis VanWiechen, and Shianne Noseworthy.

Today’s Highlights:

  • Home room teachers: Green overdue library slips are in your mailboxes. Please post and share with students. Students may return or renew materials at breaks or lunch.
  • There will be a VERY important Disney Choir meeting at 12:05 today in Learning Centre B.
  • The following students are asked to see Mrs. Killeen today: Megan Walsh and Mitchell Johnston.
  • Congratulations to Alec Bryenton who was the winner of last week’s Cineplex Theatre Cafeteria promotion. Alex won a movie night for two, valued at $50.
  • Parent Council Meeting at 6:30pm this evening.
  • A Block Study students, please see Mrs. Killeen ASAP to review important graduation information.
  • Staff: Those interested in the hockey pool, please see Gar or Mrs. Killeen! Playoffs start Wednesday!

Athletic Department:

  • Male Athlete of the Week: Jason Reeves who won Gold at the PEISAA Provincial Wrestling Championships.
  • Female Athlete of the Week: Kaytlin Chandler who won Silver at the PEISAA Provincial Wrestling Championships.
  • Congrats to Vikings wrestlers Kaytlin Chandler and Jason Reeves on their great performance at this weekend’s PEISAA Wrestling Provincials in Montague.  Jason won gold and Kaytlin won silver.  Congrats on a great season!
  • Grade 10, 11 & 12 Badminton today, Monday, from 5-7pm.
  • Spring League Volleyball, today Monday, 3:15-5pm.
  • All badminton players must hand their forms and fees in to Ms. Dowd today.
  • The Viking Strength & Conditioning Club begins on Tuesday, April 15, and will offer the following training times: Tuesday 6:15-7:45, Thursday 6:15-7:45 and Sunday 1:00-2:30 pm. If you are interested in training for sport or just to get in shape, come on out. For more information contact Ron Annear at 628-7762.
  • Badminton players who are interested in participating in the 2014 Atlantic Junior Badminton Championships in Summerside on May 2-4 should see Ms. Dowd for registration information.
  • Spring Basketball on Mondays from 7-9 pm for all girls interested in playing for MRHS next year.
  • New Schedule: Vikings & Red Rock Wrestling Clubs practice Monday from 4:00 to 5:30 and Thursday from 3:00 to 4:30pm at Montague Consolidated.

Library News:

  • Readers’ Circle will meet today in Seminar Room A of the Library.
  • Scholastic Book orders for April and May are currently available in the Library. Stop by today! Orders will be placed periodically over the next few weeks!

Leadership Students’ Easter Seals Fundraisers:

  • Students will be collecting spare change at lunch until April 15 for Easter Seals. Collection cans will also be in the Cafeteria and office. Your donations will be greatly appreciated.
  • Mr. Ronnie Munn has agreed to shave his head on Tuesday, April 15, if $520 is raised in the loonie slide collection box with his picture on it; that’s only $1 per student! Proceeds to Easter Seals.
  • Adirondack Chair Auction: On Tuesday, April 15, 12 noon in the Cafeteria, there will be an auction on a chair donated by Colby.
  • On Wednesday, April 16, there will be a stand-up assembly at 10:50am to welcome Brett Robinson, 2014 Easter Seals Ambassador. Our donations will be presented; let’s show him our generosity at MRHS!

Upcoming Events:

  • SADD: There will be an important meeting tomorrow at 12 noon in Mr. Jamieson’s room.
  • Prom Meeting this Wednesday at 12 in the Library conference room.
  • Tacos in a Bag – Tacos in a bag will be sold on Wednesday, April 16, and Wednesday, April 30, for $5 which includes a bag of Doritos, all the fixings, and a juice. They will be sold from the culinary room and all proceeds will go to the CSLC and NASC students. Come early so you don’t miss out!
  • Parent Teacher Interviews are scheduled for Thursday, April 24, from 6:00 to 8:30pm.
  • The CSLC participants are holding a Spring Fling Dance on Friday, April 25, from 7 – 10 pm. Cost is $8/person. Tickets will be on sale in the ticket booth from Tuesday, April 16 – Tuesday, April 22, so please don’t miss out – buy your tickets early. In order to purchase a ticket, you must have a Dance Contract signed by your parents. The contract can be picked up in the main office. If you are bringing a “Sign-in”, the Sign-in Contracts must be returned to Ms. Evans-Renaud for approval no later than April 17.
  • Yard Sale There will be a giant yard sale at Montague High on Saturday, May 10, 2014. Admission is $2/person and tables are $10/table. You can contact Teresa MacKinnon at 962-4355 if interested in a table.

Reminders:

  • Requests for the Friday song: Submit a copy of lyrics and your name to Ms. Dowd or Colton Matheson.
  • All students are responsible for Student Fees which are payable at the main office.

Student Services:

  • Any Grade 12 student applying for St. Dunstan’s University scholarships or bursaries should request a transcript soon.
  • UPEI First Advisement Centre will be here on April 24 from 5:30 to 8:30pm.Even students in specialized programs should meet with them. Students can sign up for an appointment time in Student Services.
  • The PEI Fishermen’s Association Scholarship has extended their deadline to April 15, 2014.
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April 11, 2014

Its’ a “C-D” Day!

Welcome to the following guest staff today: Michael Brothers for Caleigh Oehlke, Michael Hambly for Karen Malone, Donna White for Bethany MacLeod, Joseph Weale for Ralph Jamieson, Darrell Bradley for Tim Lea, Marcy Fillmore for Tracy Llewellyn, and Bridget DeCourcey for Earl Campbell.

Happy Birthday to Cameron Gillis!

Congratulations to Mark Morrison who recently competed at the SBX Nationals at Big White, BC. Mark finished 22nd in the Jr. Natl. (15-19) event on Saturday, April 5, 2014, and 43rd in the Sr. Natl. (15+) event on Sunday, April 6, 2014. To put things in context, most of the athletes who finished in the top 16 of the Sr Natl. event have competed at the Olympic or World Cup level. Kevin Hill – the athlete with the fastest qualifying time in the Sr event, was less than 9 seconds ahead of Mark’s qualifying time! The full results – including ladders – can be found on the BC Snowboard website: http://bcsnowboard.com/2014-sbx-nationals-info/

Today’s Highlights:

  • Teachers: Last call for Book Inventory! Please hand in to Mrs. Killeen before the end of the day. Thank you!
  • A Block Study students, please see Mrs. Killeen ASAP to review important graduation information.
  • Cafeteria Promotion Extension: Anyone who spends $6 or more on one transaction in the Cafeteria can enter in a draw to win a $50 movie night for two at Cineplex Theatres. This promotion ends today.

Athletic Department:

  • Important Women’s Rugby meeting in the PE area at morning break.
  • Rugby mouth guards will be on sale in the PE office today from 12:00 to 12:20. Cost is $5. Rugby players who need to order shorts can order them in the PE office from 12:00 to 12:20.
  • Badminton players must return their consent forms and fees to Ms. Dowd today. Fee is $15 or $10 if you’ve already played a sport this year. The senior team bus will depart from MRHS for Morell at 8:15 am on Monday. Athletes are responsible for their own return transportation.
  • Good luck to Jason Reeves and Kaytlin Chandler, representing MRHS in today’s PEISAA Wrestling Championship. In March, both Kaytlin and Jason had outstanding results at the Atlantic Championships and NB Open in Moncton, NB.  Kaytlin won silver at the Atlantics and gold at the NB Open.  Jason won gold in both events and was named Outstanding Wrestler. Wrestling begins at 5pm today – hope to see lots of fans!
  • The Viking Strength & Conditioning Club begins on Tuesday, April 15, and will offer the following training times: Tuesday 6:15-7:45, Thursday 6:15-7:45 and Sunday 1:00-2:30 pm. If you are interested in training for sport or just to get in shape, come on out. For more information contact Ron Annear at 628-7762.
  • Badminton players who are interested in participating in the 2014 Atlantic Junior Badminton Championships in Summerside on May 2-4 should see Ms. Dowd for registration information.
  • Spring Basketball on Mondays from 7-9 pm for all girls interested in playing for MRHS next year.
  • Vikings & Red Rock Wrestling Clubs practice Monday and Wednesday 3:30 to 5:00 at Montague Consolidated.

Library News:

  • Library will be closed today due to DELF exams being written. Study Block students may go to Room 119. During breaks or before/after school, students may use Learning Centre B, Room 95.
  • Readers’ Circle will meet Monday, April 14, in Seminar Room A of the Library.
  • Scholastic Book orders for April and May are currently available in the Library. Stop by today! Orders will be placed periodically over the next few weeks!

Leadership Students’ Easter Seals Fundraisers:

  • Students will be collecting spare change at lunch until April 15 for Easter Seals. Collection cans will also be in the Cafeteria and office. Your donations will be greatly appreciated.
  • Each home room that has raised $20 by today can have the opportunity to choose two teachers to be tied together during lunch break on Monday, April 14, 2014.
  • Mr. Ronnie Munn has agreed to shave his head on Tuesday, April 15, if $520 is raised in the loonie slide collection box with his picture on it; that’s only $1 per student! Proceeds to Easter Seals.
  • Adirondack Chair Auction: On Tuesday, April 15, 12 noon in the Cafeteria, there will be an auction on a chair donated by Colby.
  • On Wednesday, April 16, there will be a stand-up assembly at 10:50am to welcome Brett Robinson, 2014 Easter Seals Ambassador. Our donations will be presented; let’s show him our generosity at MRHS!

Upcoming Events:

  • Parent Council Meeting at 6:30pm on Monday, April 14, 2014.
  • Tacos in a Bag – Tacos in a bag will be sold on Wednesday, April 16, and Wednesday, April 30, for $5 which includes a bag of Doritos, all the fixings, and a juice. They will be sold from the culinary room and all proceeds will go to the CSLC and NASC students. Come early so you don’t miss out!
  • Parent Teacher Interviews are scheduled for Thursday, April 24, from 6:00 to 8:30pm.
  • The CSLC participants are holding a Spring Fling Dance on Friday, April 25, from 7 – 10 pm. Cost is $8/person. Tickets will be on sale in the ticket booth from Tuesday, April 16 – Tuesday, April 22, so please don’t miss out – buy your tickets early. In order to purchase a ticket, you must have a Dance Contract signed by your parents. The contract can be picked up in the main office. If you are bringing a “Sign-in”, the Sign-in Contracts must be returned to Ms. Evans-Renaud for approval no later than April 17.
  • Yard Sale There will be a giant yard sale at Montague High on Saturday, May 10, 2014. Admission is $2/person and tables are $10/table. You can contact Teresa MacKinnon at 962-4355 if interested in a table.

Reminders:

  • Requests for the Friday song: Submit a copy of lyrics and your name to Ms. Dowd.
  • All students are responsible for Student Fees which are payable at the main office.

Student Services:

  • Any Grade 12 student applying for St. Dunstan’s University scholarships or bursaries should request a transcript soon.
  • UPEI First Advisement Centre will be here on April 24 from 5:30 to 8:30pm.Even students in specialized programs should meet with them. Students can sign up for an appointment time in Student Services.
  • The PEI Fishermen’s Association Scholarship has extended their deadline to April 15, 2014.

Public Service Announcements:

  • Sugar and Spice Bridal Boutique is holding an exclusive prom party on Sunday, April 27, from 1 to 5pm. There will be savings up to 50% off, free treats, gift bags, and 10% off new arrivals. 56 St. Peter’s Road.
  • Eastern Eagles Soccer Association is looking for coaches for the summer season. Coaches can use the hours towards the Community Service Bursary. Please see Ms. Dowd or contact Lori Lund if interested.
  • Cardigan Ball Registration (Softball and Baseball): Saturday, April 26, 2014, from 9 am to 1pm , and Wednesday, April 30, 2014, from 6 to 9pm at the Cardigan Fire Hall. Registration cost this year is $45 Tee ball (players born in 2009/2010), $90 all softball and baseball players born between 1996-2008, $200 for a family. For more information, Go to http://www.baseballpei.ca/cardiganmba/index.php Or email: mjmunro33@gmail.com
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April 10, 2014

It’s a “D-C” Day!

Welcome to the following guest staff today: Michael Hambly for Karen Malone (am) and Jonathan Hayes (pm), Donna White for Anne MacKinnon, Darrell Bradley for Holly McKenna, Wanda Cheverie for Toby Murphy (am), and Sara Prosser for Rod MacDonald.

Happy Birthday to: Anja Whiteway

Today’s Highlights:

  • Kelsey Johnston, please check in with Mrs. Killeen this morning.
  • Meeting at 11:45 in Mrs. Hicken’s room today for all students going to CSLC.
  • STRIVE -  There is a meeting today in the library conference room.  This is a mandatory meeting and lunch will be provided. 
  • Hypnotist Show: Ian Stewart, master hypnotist, will be performing at Montague High tonight from 7:00 to 9:00pm. Tickets are $7/person in advance and $8/person at the door. Tickets can be purchased by contacting Sandra Hicken at 838-0835 or any student council member.
  • A Block Study students, please see Mrs. Killeen ASAP to review important graduation information.
  • Viking Pins: Any graduating students wishing to apply for Viking Pins are advised that application booklets are now available in the Library. Applications are due on May 15, but it is good to start accumulating signatures from advisors and coaches ASAP. Pins are awarded in June at the Awards Banquet.
  • Cafeteria Promotion Extension: Anyone who spends $6 or more on one transaction in the Cafeteria can enter in a draw to win a $50 movie night for two at Cineplex Theatres. This promotion runs until April 11.

Athletic Department:

  • Badminton players must return their consent forms and fees to Ms. Dowd by Friday. Fee is $15 or $10 if you’ve already played a sport this year. The senior team bus will depart from MRHS for Morell at 8:15 am on Monday. Athletes are responsible for their own return transportation.
  • Good luck to MRHS wrestlers competing at PEISAA Provincials this weekend, hosted at Montague High.  Come and check out the action!  Wrestling starts at 5pm Friday and 9am Saturday.
  • Rugby this week: Men & Women practice today.
  • The Viking Strength & Conditioning Club begins on Tuesday, April 15, and will offer the following training times: Tuesday 6:15-7:45, Thursday 6:15-7:45 and Sunday 1:00-2:30 pm. If you are interested in training for sport or just to get in shape, come on out. For more information contact Ron Annear at 628-7762.
  • Badminton players who are interested in participating in the 2014 Atlantic Junior Badminton Championships in Summerside on May 2-4 should see Ms. Dowd for registration information.
  • Spring Basketball on Mondays from 7-9 pm for all girls interested in playing for MRHS next year.
  • Vikings & Red Rock Wrestling Clubs practice Monday and Wednesday 3:30 to 5:00 at Montague Consolidated.

Leadership Students’ Easter Seals Fundraisers:

  • Students will be collecting spare change at lunch until April 15 for Easter Seals. Collection cans will also be in the Cafeteria and office. Your donations will be greatly appreciated.
  • Each home room that raises $20 by Friday, April 11, can have the opportunity to choose two teachers to be tied together during lunch break on Monday, April 14, 2014.
  • Thursday: Cake Auction at lunch break with Mr. Munn as the Auctioneer. Pool your money with friends and win yourself a cake to enjoy in the afternoon!
  • Mr. Ronnie Munn has agreed to shave his head on Tuesday, April 15, if $520 is raised in the loonie slide collection box with his picture on it; that’s only $1 per student! Proceeds to Easter Seals.
  • Adirondack Chair Auction: On Tuesday, April 15, 12 noon in the Cafeteria, there will be an auction on a chair donated by Colby.
  • On Wednesday, April 16, there will be a stand-up assembly at 10:50am to welcome Brett Robinson, 2014 Easter Seals Ambassador. Our donations will be presented; let’s show him our generosity at MRHS!

MRHS Burger Love: Culinary students are preparing burgers for their own version of the PEI Burger Love Competition. Each group is preparing only ten burger meals and due to the high demand, you must pay to keep your spot. There are only four burgers left and if you haven’t paid for your order, you best make tracks to the ticket booth during lunch break today to pay for/confirm your order. Who will be the winner? Thor’s Mjolnir Burger, Da Bomb Burger, Mount Mozza, or the Mad Melt?

Library News:

  • Library will be open today. Library will be closed on Friday due to DELF exams being written. Study Block students may go to Room 119. During breaks or before/after school, students may use Learning Centre B, Room 95.
  • Scholastic Book orders for April and May are currently available in the Library. Stop by today! Orders will be placed periodically over the next few weeks!

Upcoming Events:

  • Tacos in a Bag – Tacos in a bag will be sold on Wednesday, April 16, and Wednesday, April 30, for $5 which includes a bag of Doritoes, all the fixings, and a juice. They will be sold from the culinary room and all proceeds will go to the CSLC and NASC students. Come early so you don’t miss out!
  • Parent Teacher Interviews are scheduled for Thursday, April 24, from 6:00 to 8:30pm.
  • The CSLC participants are holding a Spring Fling Dance on Friday, April 25, from 7 – 10 pm. Cost is $8/person. Tickets will be on sale in the ticket booth from Tuesday, April 16 – Tuesday, April 22, so please don’t miss out – buy your tickets early. In order to purchase a ticket, you must have a Dance Contract signed by your parents. The contract can be picked up in the main office. If you are bringing a “Sign-in”, the Sign-in Contracts must be returned to Ms. Evans-Renaud for approval no later than April 17.
  • Yard Sale There will be a giant yard sale at Montague High on Saturday, May 10, 2014. Admission is $2/person and tables are $10/table. You can contact Teresa MacKinnon at 962-4355 if interested in a table.

Reminders:

  • Requests for the Friday song: Submit a copy of lyrics and your name to Ms. Dowd.
  • All students are responsible for Student Fees which are payable at the main office.

Student Services:

  • Any Grade 12 student applying for St. Dunstan’s University scholarships or bursaries should request a transcript soon.
  • UPEI First Advisement Centre will be here on April 24 from 5:30 to 8:30pm.Even students in specialized programs should meet with them. Students can sign up for an appointment time in Student Services.
  • The PEI Fishermen’s Association Scholarship has extended their deadline to April 15, 2014. 

Public Service Announcements:

  • Sugar and Spice Bridal Boutique is holding an exclusive prom party on Sunday, April 27, from 1 to 5pm. There will be savings up to 50% off, free treats, gift bags, and 10% off new arrivals. 56 St. Peter’s Road.
  • Students interested in participating in the U16 Championships can register by emailing mcparslow@eastlink.ca. Registration closes on Thursday, April 10.Entry fee is $15 for members. Memberships are $10 extra.
  • Eastern Eagles Soccer Association is looking for coaches for the summer season. Coaches can use the hours towards the Community Service Bursary. Please see Ms. Dowd or contact Lori Lund if interested.
  • Cardigan Ball Registration (Softball and Baseball): Saturday, April 26, 2014, from 9 am to 1pm , and Wednesday, April 30, 2014, from 6 to 9pm at the Cardigan Fire Hall. Registration cost this year is $45 Tee ball (players born in 2009/2010), $90 all softball and baseball players born between 1996-2008, $200 for a family. For more information, Go to http://www.baseballpei.ca/cardiganmba/index.php Or email: mjmunro33@gmail.com
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April 9, 2014

It’s a “C-D” Day!

Welcome to the following guest staff today: Michael Hambly for Class Composition, Glenda Kohli for Kim Mason, Michael Brothers for Angela Killeen, Donna White for Kelly Pike, Grainne Howman for Kirk White (pm), and Wanda Cheverie for Rod MacDonald (am).

Happy Birthday to: Chloe Mahar and Grace Walsh.

Leadership Students’ Easter Seals Fundraisers:

  • Students will be collecting spare change at lunch until April 15 for Easter Seals. Collection cans will also be in the Cafeteria and office. Your donations will be greatly appreciated.
  • Each home room that raises $20 by Friday, April 11, can have the opportunity to choose two teachers to be tied together during lunch break on Monday, April 14, 2014.
  • Wednesday: Toonie Toss taking place in the hall above the gymnasium. Try to toss your toonie into a bucket and win a prize! Bring your money and have a chance at winning a $25 gift card for Famous Peppers.
  • Thursday: Cake Auction at lunch break with Mr. Munn as the Auctioneer. Pool your money with friends and win yourself a cake to enjoy in the afternoon!
  • Mr. Ronnie Munn has agreed to shave his head on Tuesday, April 15, if $520 is raised in the loonie slide collection box with his picture on it; that’s only $1 per student! Proceeds to Easter Seals.
  • Adirondack Chair Auction: On Tuesday, April 15, 12 noon in the Cafeteria, there will be an auction on a chair donated by Colby.
  • On Wednesday, April 16, there will be a stand-up assembly at 10:50am to welcome Brett Robinson, 2014 Easter Seals Ambassador. Our donations will be presented; let’s show him our generosity at MRHS!

Today’s Highlights:

  • There will be no intramurals today as the Toonie Toss will be taking place in the gym at 12 noon.
  • A Block Study students, please see Mrs. Killeen ASAP to review important graduation information.
  • Readers’ Circle scheduled for today is now cancelled.
  • SAVE students meet today.
  • Blood For Life: There will be a meeting for all members today at 12:10 in Mr. Trainor’s room.
  • Relay For Life: There will be a meeting at 12:00 noon in the clothing lab.
  • Debate Club: Meeting today at 12:00 noon.
  • NASC Students: Meeting today at 11:45 in Mrs. Hicken’s room.
  • Viking Pins: Any graduating students wishing to apply for Viking Pins are advised that application booklets are now available in the Library. Applications are due on May 15, but it is good to start accumulating signatures from advisors and coaches ASAP. Pins are awarded in June at the Awards Banquet.
  • Cafeteria Promotion Extension: Anyone who spends $6 or more on one transaction in the Cafeteria can enter in a draw to win a $50 movie night for two at Cineplex Theatres. This promotion runs until April 11.

Athletic Department:

  • Rugby this week: Men & Women practice on Wednesday and Thursday.
  • There will be basketball today, Wednesday, from 5-7pm, for any male students interested in trying out for the Men’s Basketball team next year. Please follow the daily announcements for additional training times in the coming weeks.
  • The Viking Strength & Conditioning Club begins on Tuesday, April 15, and will offer the following training times: Tuesday 6:15-7:45, Thursday 6:15-7:45 and Sunday 1:00-2:30 pm. If you are interested in training for sport or just to get in shape, come on out. For more information contact Ron Annear at 628-7762.
  • Badminton players who are interested in participating in the 2014 Atlantic Junior Badminton Championships in Summerside on May 2-4 should see Ms. Dowd for registration information.
  • 4 on 4 Basketball Tourney sign up sheet is posted in the gym area. See Earl if you have any questions.
  • Spring Basketball on Mondays from 7-9 pm for all girls interested in playing for MRHS next year.
  • Vikings & Red Rock Wrestling Clubs practice Monday and Wednesday 3:30 to 5:00 at Montague Consolidated.

MRHS Burger Love: Culinary students are preparing burgers for their own version of the PEI Burger Love Competition. Each group is preparing only ten burger meals and due to the high demand, you must pay to keep your spot. Pay today or someone else will be able to claim your burger. CUL students will be in the ticket booth at noon to take your money.

  • Thor’s Mjolnir Burger: “Shockingly” juicy burger, “clouded” with smoked bacon and “struck” with peanut butter BBQ sauce, homemade aioli, and ketchup. Served with a side of “lightning” roasted vegetables and finished off with a dessert of “thunder” marble cake.
  • Da Bomb Burger: Seasoned ground beef with a ciabatta bun, green leaf lettuce, tons of bacon strips and mozzarella cheese, roasted red pepper, jalepeno pepper, grilled Portobello mushrooms and a black garlic ailoli. Served with a side of homemade potato chips with a Cajun spice, and dessert is a supreme brownie with chocolate and caramel sauces with a whip cream finish.
  • Mount Mozza: Seasoned PEI ground beef stuffed with creamy goat cheese and topped with caramelized onions, bacon strips, arugula greens, spicy mayo with potato frites on a toasted homemade sesame seed bun. Garnished with a stringy mozza stick and served with a garden salad with vinaigrette dressing on the side. Tangy lemon squares for dessert.
  • The Mad Melt: Spicy Jalepeno cheese with red pepper garlic to spice things up and juicy ground beef, all between a nice Italian bread to top it off. For side, broccoli salad with a nanaimo bar for dessert.

Library News:

  • Library will be open today and Thursday. Library will be closed on Friday due to DELF exams being written. Study Block students may go to Room 119. During breaks or before/after school, students may use Learning Centre B, Room 95.
  • Scholastic Book orders for April and May are currently available in the Library. Stop by today! Orders will be placed periodically over the next few weeks!

Upcoming Events:

  • Meeting at 11:45 in Mrs. Hicken’s room on Thursday, April 10, for all students going to CSLC.
  • Hypnotist Show: Ian Stewart, master hypnotist, will be performing at Montague High on Thursday, April 10, from 7:00 to 9:00pm. Tickets are $7/person in advance and $8/person at the door. Tickets can be purchased by contacting Sandra Hicken at 838-0835 or any student council member.
  • Parent Teacher Interviews are scheduled for Thursday, April 24, from 6:00 to 8:30pm.
  • The CSLC participants are holding a Spring Fling Dance on Friday, April 25, from 7 – 10 pm. Cost is $8/person. Tickets will be on sale in the ticket booth from Tuesday, April 16 – Tuesday, April 22, so please don’t miss out – buy your tickets early. In order to purchase a ticket, you must have a Dance Contract signed by your parents. The contract can be picked up in the main office. If you are bringing a “Sign-in”, the Sign-in Contracts must be returned to Ms. Evans-Renaud for approval no later than April 17.
  • Yard Sale There will be a giant yard sale at Montague High on Saturday, May 10, 2014. Admission is $2/person and tables are $10/table. You can contact Teresa MacKinnon at 962-4355 if interested in a table.

Reminders:

  • Requests for the Friday song: Submit a copy of lyrics and your name to Ms. Dowd.
  • All students are responsible for Student Fees which are payable at the main office.

Student Services:

  • Any Grade 12 student applying for St. Dunstan’s University scholarships or bursaries should request a transcript soon.
  • UPEI First Advisement Centre will be here on April 24 from 5:30 to 8:30pm.Even students in specialized programs should meet with them.
  • The PEI Fishermen’s Association Scholarship has extended their deadline to April 15, 2014.
  • STRIVE -  the next Strive meeting will be this Thursday, April 10, in the library conference room.  This is a mandatory meeting and lunch will be provided.

Public Service Announcements:

  • Sugar and Spice Bridal Boutique is holding an exclusive prom party on Sunday, April 27, from 1 to 5pm. There will be savings up to 50% off, free treats, gift bags, and 10% off new arrivals. 56 St. Peter’s Road.
  • Students interested in participating in the U16 Championships can register by emailing mcparslow@eastlink.ca. Registration closes on Thursday, April 10.Entry fee is $15 for members. Memberships are $10 extra.
  • Eastern Eagles Soccer Association is looking for coaches for the summer season. Coaches can use the hours towards the Community Service Bursary. Please see Ms. Dowd or contact Lori Lund if interested.
  • Cardigan Ball Registration (Softball and Baseball): Saturday, April 26, 2014, from 9 am to 1pm , and Wednesday, April 30, 2014, from 6 to 9pm at the Cardigan Fire Hall. Registration cost this year is $45 Tee ball (players born in 2009/2010), $90 all softball and baseball players born between 1996-2008, $200 for a family. For more information, Go to http://www.baseballpei.ca/cardiganmba/index.php Or email: mjmunro33@gmail.com
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