May 24, 2016

It’s a “D-C” Day!

Happy Birthday to C.J. Bowlan. We extend belated birthday greetings to the following students who celebrated their birthdays over this past weekend: Dylan Higginbotham, Jake Rouzes, and Mark Vandenberghe.

 Welcome to the following guest staff:  Adam Clow for Jillian Power, Garrett Toole for Mike Stewart, Chelsey MacDonald for Sandra Hicken, Paige Richards for Logan Roche

Today’s Highlights:

  • Prom Contracts are available in the office.  This form must be signed by the student and parent/guardian, then passed in to the ticket seller before a Prom Ticket can be purchased. Tickets will be sold from May 31 until June 8, 2016.
  • Prom Sign-in Contracts are available in the office.  This contract must be signed and returned to Ms. Evans-Renaud for approval NO LATER THAN FRIDAY, MAY 27! 
  • The following students should see Mrs. Killeen ASAP to discuss your library accounts, many of which are overdue from October-March: Jake Banks, Lucas Batchilder, Ellie Beck, Colton Blaisdell, Dawn Boudreault, Kevin Burke, John Campbell, Zakery Chandler, Allie Cheverie, Marlee Clark, 0Keegan Creed, Dustin Fleming, Chaucer Fraser, Hannah Glover, Logan Glover, Tionna Gordon, Jakob Gosbee, Chloe Harris, Brett Hicken, Noah Inman, Mitchell Irving, Jasmine Katz, Isaac Kemp, Avery Lewis, Roey Loung, Ryan Lowery, Sierra MacDonald, Katlin MacKay, Kyla MacKenzie, Hannah MacKinnon, Topanga MacLean, Kyle MacMaster, Daniel Martell, Samantha Martell, Jackson Moore, Jared Pirch, Samantha Pirch, Halle Quinn, Matthew Quinn, Karla Regular, Darian Rice, Milo Ryan, Jonathan Schellekens, Skyler Sentner, Nikita Sheppard, Brandon Smith, Derek Snook, Austin Sorrie, Cody Taylor, David Thomas, Trevor Whalen, Keighan White.

Upcoming Events:

  • There will be a Prom Committee Meeting this Wednesday for the Ticket Committee and the Fundraising Committee. Meeting is in Room 87 at 11:45.
  • There will be a wrap-up meeting for the Environmental Club this Thursday at 3:10 in Mr. Trainor’s room.
  • Yo Yo Yo! Rap Battle group will be starting up during lunch on Monday, May 30! If you’re interested in having a rap battle, please sign up in Student Services with Earl a.k.a Big Eazy.  If you have any questions, please see Colton Matheson a.k.a C.L. Bling. Peace Out.
  • MRHS Awards Banquet is on May 31 at 6 pm. Athletics, Music Department, Student Council, and Yearbook awards will be presented.

 Student Services Information:

  • The Belfast Minor Hockey Award deadline has been extended to June 3.
  • Applications for Grade 12 Awards are due to Student Services no later than June 3. See Ms. Toombs or Ms. Victor if you have any questions.

Athletic Department:

  • Ball Hockey Crossover Games: Dirty Dancers vs Georgetown Eagles today. JASONS play Cardigan Flyers on Thursday, May 26.
  • MRHS Juice Box Female Athlete of the Week:
  • MRHS Juice Box Male Athlete of the Week:
  • Track and Field practice dates: May 24, 31, and June 2. Regional East Meet is on May 26 at UPEI. PEISAA Provincial Championships are on June 3 and 4 at UPEI.

Reminders:

  • Students and staff are reminded that the last day to borrow Library books will be Wednesday, June 1. All materials will be due on Wednesday, June 8.
  • Mindful Mondays: helping teens de-stress. Meeting on Mondays in the Library Conference room from 12:00 to 12:30pm.
  • Friday Song Requests can be submitted to Ms. Nabuurs or Haley MacLeod.
  • Breakfast Club is up and running, and is open for all students.
  • The Fitness Centre is open for students Monday to Thursday from 3:15 to 4:00 pm.
  • Anyone who would like to have a free peer tutor to help with his or her subjects, see Ms. Christie Beck.
  • All students are required to pay a $20 Student Fee each year. Payment should be made to the office.

Public Service Announcements:

  • Women’s Realistic Self Defense Workshop being offered at Atlantic Fitness East on June 11 from 10:00am to 2:00pm. The workshop is for those aged 12+ and there has been a wide range of women at these workshops aged from 12 – 65! Cost is $60/person, with an early bird price of $45 if pre-paid before June 3. (This price holds as a student rate.) Email nortonarts@ymail.com to reserve your space.
  • Montague is having “Montague’s Got Talent” as part of the Summer Days Activities. Entry forms with more detailed information are available from the main school office.
  • Camp Keir’s 2016 Summer Camp Schedule is now available, starting with the Leader in Training Program which runs from July 3 to 15. Posters are up in the main hallway and brochures available in the main office.
Posted in General

May 20, 2016

It’s a “C-D” Day!

Happy Birthday to Tori MacSwain. 

Welcome to the following guest staff:  Helena Jamieson for Kelly Matheson, Nicole Butler for Natasha Nabuurs, Chelsey MacDonald for Maureen MacDonald, Harold Brothers for Peter Connaughton, Kirk White for Sandra Hicken (am), Dean Lackie for Ronnie Munn, Adam Clow for Matt Kelly, Brian Crane for Pauline Kelly, Jenny McCarron for Lori Lee MacDonald

Today’s Highlights:

  • Toonie Toss! Today at 12:00 pm, throw your Toonies off the top of the Gym Balcony! The four closest Toonies to the Target will receive “What’s the Scoop” Gift Certificates!
  • The following students should see Mrs. Killeen ASAP to discuss your library accounts, many of which are overdue from October-March: Jake Banks, Lucas Batchilder, Ellie Beck, Colton Blaisdell, Cordell Blaisdell, Dawn Boudreault, Brandon Boutilier, Kevin Burke, John Campbell, Zakery Chandler, Allie Cheverie, Marlee Clark, Colden Clory, Keegan Creed, Dustin Fleming, Chaucer Fraser, Hannah Glover, Logan Glover, Tionna Gordon, Jakob Gosbee, Chloe Harris, Brett Hicken, Noah Inman, Mitchell Irving, Jasmine Katz, Isaac Kemp, Avery Lewis, Roey Loung, Ryan Lowery, Sierra MacDonald, Katlin MacKay, Kyla MacKenzie, Hannah MacKinnon, Topanga MacLean, Kyle MacMaster, Daniel Martell, Samantha Martell, Jackson Moore, Jared Pirch, Samantha Pirch, Halle Quinn, Matthew Quinn, Karla Regular, Darian Rice, Milo Ryan, Jonathan Schellekens, Skyler Sentner, Nikita Sheppard, Brandon Smith, Derek Snook, Austin Sorrie, Cody Taylor, David Thomas, Trevor Whalen, Keighan White.

Upcoming Events:

  • This Saturday, the MRHS Envirothon team will be selling tickets on the $100 lottery tree and selling hotdogs at Kent Building Supplies in Montague from 10-2pm. Please stop by and show the girls your support!
  • There will be a wrap-up meeting for the Environmental Club next Thursday at 3:10 in Mr. Trainor’s room.
  • MRHS Awards Banquet is on May 31 at 6 pm. Athletics, Music Department, Student Council, and Yearbook awards will be presented. 

Student Services Information:

  • Applications for Grade 12 Awards are due to Student Services no later than June 3. See Ms. Toombs or Ms. Victor if you have any questions.

Athletic Department:

  • Ball Hockey Crossover Games: Dirty Dancers vs Georgetown Eagles on Tuesday, May 24. JASONS play Cardigan Flyers on Thursday, May 26.
  • MRHS Juice Box Female Athlete of the Week: Bailie Campbell. Bailie has played exceptionally well for the Women’s Rugby team this season and is the team’s strongest tackler. She helped lead the team to the semifinal at the Voye Memorial Rugby Tournament last weekend.
  • MRHS Juice Box Male Athlete of the Week: Tanner Crant. Tanner has been one of the Men’s Rugby team’s most consistent players in his rookie season. He is fearless in the tackle, often taking down players twice his size in his position at fullback.
  • Track and Field practice dates: May 24, 31, and June 2. Regional East Meet is on May 26 at UPEI. PEISAA Provincial Championships are on June 3 and 4 at UPEI.

Reminders:

  • Students and staff are reminded that the last day to borrow Library books will be Wednesday, June 1. All materials will be due on Wednesday, June 8.
  • Mindful Mondays: helping teens de-stress. Meeting on Mondays in the Library Conference room from 12:00 to 12:30pm.
  • Friday Song Requests can be submitted to Ms. Nabuurs or Haley MacLeod.
  • Breakfast Club is up and running, and is open for all students.
  • The Fitness Centre is open for students Monday to Thursday from 3:15 to 4:00 pm.
  • Anyone who would like to have a free peer tutor to help with his or her subjects, see Ms. Christie Beck.
  • All students are required to pay a $20 Student Fee each year. Payment should be made to the office.

Public Service Announcements:

  • Women’s Realistic Self Defense Workshop being offered at Atlantic Fitness East on June 11 from 10:00am to 2:00pm. The workshop is for those aged 12+ and there has been a wide range of women at these workshops aged from 12 – 65! Cost is $60/person, with an early bird price of $45 if pre-paid before June 3. (This price holds as a student rate.) Email nortonarts@ymail.com to reserve your space.
  • Montague is having “Montague’s Got Talent” as part of the Summer Days Activities. Entry forms with more detailed information are available from the main school office.
  • Camp Keir’s 2016 Summer Camp Schedule is now available, starting with the Leader in Training Program which runs from July 3 to 15. Posters are up in the main hallway and brochures available in the main office.
Posted in General

May 19, 2016

It’s a “D-C” Day!

Happy Birthday to Ridge Saunders.

 Welcome to the following guest staff:  Helena Jamieson for Kelly Matheson, Chelsey MacDonald for Maureen MacDonald, Dean Lackie for Ronnie Munn, Adam Clow for Matt Kelly, Colin Clarke for Matthew Killeen, Andrea Crane for Gail Greene, Amy McCarron for Jennifer Murphy

Upcoming Events:

  • This Saturday, the MRHS Envirothon team will be selling tickets on the $100 lottery tree and selling hotdogs at Kent Building Supplies in Montague from 10-2pm. Please stop by and show the girls your support!
  • MRHS Awards Banquet is on May 31 at 6 pm. Athletics, Music Department, Student Council, and Yearbook awards will be presented.

 Student Services Information:

  • Applications for Grade 12 Awards are due to Student Services no later than June 3. See Ms. Toombs or Ms. Victor if you have any questions.

Athletic Department:

  • Ball Hockey Intramurals: The Dirty Dancers are playing Prestige Worldwide today.
  • MRHS Juice Box Female Athlete of the Week: Bailie Campbell. Bailie has played exceptionally well for the Women’s Rugby team this season and is the team’s strongest tackler. She helped lead the team to the semifinal at the Voye Memorial Rugby Tournament last weekend.
  • MRHS Juice Box Male Athlete of the Week: Tanner Crant. Tanner has been one of the Men’s Rugby team’s most consistent players in his rookie season. He is fearless in the tackle, often taking down players twice his size in his position at fullback.
  • Track and Field practice dates: May 19, 24, 31, and June 2. Regional East Meet is on May 26 at UPEI. PEISAA Provincial Championships are on June 3 and 4 at UPEI.

Reminders:

  • Any students interested in working in the Library before and after school and at lunch next year, please stop by and give your name to Mrs. Killeen. This is a great opportunity to accumulate bursary hours for post- secondary!!
  • Students and staff are reminded that the last day to borrow Library books will be Wednesday, June 1. All materials will be due on Wednesday, June 8.
  • Mindful Mondays: helping teens de-stress. Meeting on Mondays in the Library Conference room from 12:00 to 12:30pm.
  • Friday Song Requests can be submitted to Ms. Nabuurs or Haley MacLeod.
  • Breakfast Club is up and running, and is open for all students.
  • The Fitness Centre is open for students Monday to Thursday from 3:15 to 4:00 pm.
  • Anyone who would like to have a free peer tutor to help with his or her subjects, see Ms. Christie Beck.
  • All students are required to pay a $20 Student Fee each year. Payment should be made to the office.

Public Service Announcements:

  • Women’s Realistic Self Defense Workshop being offered at Atlantic Fitness East on June 11 from 10:00am to 2:00pm. The workshop is for those aged 12+ and there has been a wide range of women at these workshops aged from 12 – 65! Cost is $60/person, with an early bird price of $45 if pre-paid before June 3. (This price holds as a student rate.) Email nortonarts@ymail.com to reserve your space.
  • Montague is having “Montague’s Got Talent” as part of the Summer Days Activities. Entry forms with more detailed information are available from the main school office.
  • Camp Keir’s 2016 Summer Camp Schedule is now available, starting with the Leader in Training Program which runs from July 3 to 15. Posters are up in the main hallway and brochures available in the main office.
Posted in General

May 18, 2016

It’s a “C-D” Day!

Happy Birthday to Sami-Dee Chiasson and Chloe Jardine.

 Welcome to the following guest staff:  Harold Brothers for Peter Connaughton, Kirk White (am) and Michael Brothers (pm) for Natasha Nabuurs, Dean Lackie for Ronnie Munn, Adam Clow for Matt Kelly, Colin Clarke for Isis Fluegge (am) and Jillian Power (pm), Chelsey MacDonald for Sandra Hicken, Amy McCarron for Kristina McLane, Nicole Butler for Glenda McInnis, Andrea Crane for Pauline Kelly (am).

 Today’s Highlights:

  • Social Justice and Diversity Club will meet today in Room 201 at lunch.
  • Prom Decorating Committee meeting today at 12:00 in Room 85.
  • PEI Student Loan Presentation for Grade 12 students will be in the Library Conference Room at 11:45.

 Upcoming Events:

  • MRHS Awards Banquet is on May 31 at 6 pm. Athletics, Music Department, Student Council, and Yearbook awards will be presented.

 Student Services Information:

  • Applications for Grade 12 Awards are due to Student Services no later than June 3. See Ms. Toombs or Ms. Victor if you have any questions.

Athletic Department:

  • The Men’s Rugby team will depart for their game at 2:55pm from the Wellness Centre.
  • Today’s Home Game: Women’s Softball team plays Colonel Gray at 5 pm. Come out and cheer them on!
  • MRHS Juice Box Female Athlete of the Week: Bailie Campbell. Bailie has played exceptionally well for the Women’s Rugby team this season and is the team’s strongest tackler. She helped lead the team to the semifinal at the Voye Memorial Rugby Tournament last weekend.
  • MRHS Juice Box Male Athlete of the Week: Tanner Crant. Tanner has been one of the Men’s Rugby team’s most consistent players in his rookie season. He is fearless in the tackle, often taking down players twice his size in his position at fullback.
  • Track and Field practice dates: May 19, 24, 31, and June 2. Regional East Meet is on May 26 at UPEI. PEISAA Provincial Championships are on June 3 and 4 at UPEI.

Reminders:

  • Any students interested in working in the Library before and after school and at lunch next year, please stop by and give your name to Mrs. Killeen. This is a great opportunity to accumulate bursary hours for post- secondary!!
  • Students and staff are reminded that the last day to borrow Library books will be Wednesday, June 1. All materials will be due on Wednesday, June 8.
  • Killeen’s A-Block Study Block students need to pick up Grade 12 Student Information sheets ASAP. These are in the study block room 106 with your name on them.
  • Mindful Mondays: helping teens de-stress. Meeting on Mondays in the Library Conference room from 12:00 to 12:30pm.
  • Friday Song Requests can be submitted to Ms. Nabuurs or Haley MacLeod.
  • Breakfast Club is up and running, and is open for all students.
  • The Fitness Centre is open for students Monday to Thursday from 3:15 to 4:00 pm.
  • Anyone who would like to have a free peer tutor to help with his or her subjects, see Ms. Christie Beck.
  • All students are required to pay a $20 Student Fee each year. Payment should be made to the office.

Public Service Announcements:

  • Women’s Realistic Self Defense Workshop being offered at Atlantic Fitness East on June 11 from 10:00am to 2:00pm. The workshop is for those aged 12+ and there has been a wide range of women at these workshops aged from 12 – 65! Cost is $60/person, with an early bird price of $45 if pre-paid before June 3. (This price holds as a student rate.) Email nortonarts@ymail.com to reserve your space.
  • Montague is having “Montague’s Got Talent” as part of the Summer Days Activities. Entry forms with more detailed information are available from the main school office.
  • Camp Keir’s 2016 Summer Camp Schedule is now available, starting with the Leader in Training Program which runs from July 3 to 15. Posters are up in the main hallway and brochures available in the main office.
Posted in General

May 17, 2016

It’s a “D-C” Day!

Happy Birthday to John Walsh.

 Welcome to the following guest staff:  Nicole Butler for Chantelle Beaton, Dean Lackie for Ronnie Munn, Adam Clow for Matt Kelly, Chelsey MacDonald for Sandra Hicken, Colin Clarke for Isis Fluegge (am), Juliana Jorden for Natasha Nabuurs.

 Today’s Highlights:

  • Congratulations to the Women’s Softball team on winning their game against Morell. Special thanks to Guest Coach Ms. MacDonald. The women play this Wednesday against Colonel Gray at home. Players are asked to please be on the field at 4:15pm.

 Upcoming Events:

  • Wednesday: Social Justice and Diversity Club will meet in Room 201 at lunch.
  • Prom Decorating Committee meeting on Wednesday at 12:00 in Room 85.
  • MRHS Awards Banquet is on May 31 at 6 pm. Athletics, Music Department, Student Council, and Yearbook awards will be presented.

 Student Services Information:

  • Applications for Grade 12 Awards are due to Student Services no later than June 3. See Ms. Toombs or Ms. Victor if you have any questions.
  • Tricia Martell will be here tomorrow (Wednesday) to present to Grade 12 students about the PEI Student Loan program that is offered through the government. The presentation will be in the Library Conference Room at 11:45.

Athletic Department:

  • Ball Hockey Today: Dirty Dancers play JASONS. This is not a semi-final game.
  • Nabuurs’ PED401 class will be in the gym today.
  • MRHS Juice Box Female Athlete of the Week: Bailie Campbell. Bailie has played exceptionally well for the Women’s Rugby team this season and is the team’s strongest tackler. She helped lead the team to the semifinal at the Voye Memorial Rugby Tournament last weekend.
  • MRHS Juice Box Male Athlete of the Week: Tanner Crant. Tanner has been one of the Men’s Rugby team’s most consistent players in his rookie season. He is fearless in the tackle, often taking down players twice his size in his position at fullback.

MRHS Track and Field:

  • Last tryout is today. Athletes are reminded that you must compete in at least one event other than relays.
  • MRHS can send 4 competitors per event, and 2 relay teams per event.
  • Team practice dates: May 19, 24, 31, June 2
  • Regional East Meet: May 26 at UPEI. Top 8 competitors per event and top 4 relay teams from Regional East Meet qualify for PEISAA Provincial Championships on June 3 & 4 at UPEI.

 Reminders:

  • Any students interested in working in the Library before and after school and at lunch next year, please stop by and give your name to Mrs. Killeen. This is a great opportunity to accumulate bursary hours for post- secondary!!
  • Students and staff are reminded that the last day to borrow Library books will be Wednesday, June 1. All materials will be due on Wednesday, June 8.
  • Killeen’s A-Block Study Block students need to pick up Grade 12 Student Information sheets ASAP. These are in the study block room 106 with your name on them.
  • Mindful Mondays: helping teens de-stress. Meeting on Mondays in the Library Conference room from 12:00 to 12:30pm.
  • Friday Song Requests can be submitted to Ms. Nabuurs or Haley MacLeod.
  • Breakfast Club is up and running, and is open for all students.
  • The Fitness Centre is open for students Monday to Thursday from 3:15 to 4:00 pm.
  • Anyone who would like to have a free peer tutor to help with his or her subjects, see Ms. Christie Beck.
  • All students are required to pay a $20 Student Fee each year. Payment should be made to the office.

Public Service Announcements:

  • Women’s Realistic Self Defense Workshop being offered at Atlantic Fitness East on June 11 from 10:00am to 2:00pm. The workshop is for those aged 12+ and there has been a wide range of women at these workshops aged from 12 – 65! Cost is $60/person, with an early bird price of $45 if pre-paid before June 3. (This price holds as a student rate.) Email nortonarts@ymail.com to reserve your space.
  • Montague is having “Montague’s Got Talent” as part of the Summer Days Activities. Entry forms with more detailed information are available from the main school office.
  • Camp Keir’s 2016 Summer Camp Schedule is now available, starting with the Leader in Training Program which runs from July 3 to 15. Posters are up in the main hallway and brochures available in the main office.
Posted in General

May 16, 2016

It’s a “C-D” Day!

Happy Birthday to Nate VanIderstine!  Belated greetings to Amanda Gormley who celebrated her birthday over the weekend.

 Welcome to the following guest staff:  Nicole Butler for Chantelle Beaton, Adam Clow for Matt Kelly, Dean Lackie for Ronnie Munn (pm), Chelsey MacDonald for Sandra Hicken, Colin Clarke for Jillian Power, Andrea Crane for Gail Johnston.

 Today’s Highlights:

  • Mindful Mondays is cancelled this Monday.
  • Prom: There will be a meeting for the Prom Fund Raising Committee in Learning Centre A at 12:00.
  • DELF exam is over and the Library is back up and running. Be sure to stop by and get a new book. It’s that time of year again- those doing research papers should see Mrs. Killeen with help getting materials on their topic!
  • Looking for a Prom dress? The “Nearly New” shop in Montague has recently received a large donation of new gowns from a bridal shop that went out of business in Charlottetown. These dresses are being sold at very reasonable prices, so this would be a great opportunity for a good deal on your prom dress this year!
  • Any students interested in working in the Library before and after school and at lunch next year, please stop by and give your name to Mrs. Killeen. This is a great opportunity to accumulate bursary hours for post- secondary!!
  • Students and staff are reminded that the last day to borrow Library books will be Wednesday, June 1. All materials will be due on Wednesday, June 8.
  • Killeen’s A-Block Study Block students need to pick up Grade 12 Student Information sheets  ASAP. These are in the study block room 106 with your name on them.

 Upcoming Events:

  • Wednesday: Social Justice and Diversity Club will meet in Room 201 at lunch.
  • MRHS Awards Banquet is on May 31 at 6 pm. Athletics, Music Department, Student Council, and Yearbook awards will be presented.

 Student Services Information:

  • Applications for Grade 12 Awards are due to Student Services no later than June 3. See Ms. Toombs or Ms. Victor if you have any questions.
  • Tricia Martell will be here this Wednesday to present to Grade 12 students about the PEI Student Loan program that is offered through the government. The presentation will be in the Library Conference Room at 11:45.

Athletic Department:

  • Congratulations to the Women’s Rugby team on advancing to the semifinal at the Voye tournament on the weekend. The Women tied Halifax West 5-5 and defeated Hants East 14-0 in round robin play before losing to a strong TOSH team in the semi.
  • Today’s Home Game: Women’s Softball team plays Morell at 4:30 pm. Come out and cheer them on!
  • Ball Hockey Intramurals Schedule: Crossover Game 1 (1st vs 4th) on Tuesday and Crossover Game 2 (2nd vs 3rd) on Thursday.

MRHS Track and Field:

  • Another tryout on May17. Athletes are reminded that they must attend a MINIMUM of 4 of the 5 tryouts to be considered for the team. Rugby and Softball athletes are expected to attend track and field practice before joining their rugby/softball practice. Athletes must compete in at least one event other than relays.
  • MRHS can send 4 competitors per event, and 2 relay teams per event.
  • Team practice dates: May 19, 24, 31, June 2
  • Regional East Meet: May 26 at UPEI. Top 8 competitors per event and top 4 relay teams from Regional East Meet qualify for PEISAA Provincial Championships on June 3 & 4 at UPEI.

 Reminders:

  • Mindful Mondays: helping teens de-stress. Meeting on Mondays in the Library Conference room from 12:00 to 12:30pm.
  • Friday Song Requests can be submitted to Ms. Nabuurs or Haley MacLeod.
  • Breakfast Club is up and running, and is open for all students.
  • The Fitness Centre is open for students Monday to Thursday from 3:15 to 4:00 pm.
  • Anyone who would like to have a free peer tutor to help with his or her subjects, see Ms. Christie Beck.
  • All students are required to pay a $20 Student Fee each year. Payment should be made to the office.

Public Service Announcements:

  • Women’s Realistic Self Defense Workshop being offered at Atlantic Fitness East on June 11 from 10:00am to 2:00pm. The workshop is for those aged 12+ and there has been a wide range of women at these workshops aged from 12 – 65! Cost is $60/person, with an early bird price of $45 if pre-paid before June 3. (This price holds as a student rate.) Email nortonarts@ymail.com to reserve your space.
  • Montague is having “Montague’s Got Talent” as part of the Summer Days Activities. Entry forms with more detailed information are available from the main school office.
  • Camp Keir’s 2016 Summer Camp Schedule is now available, starting with the Leader in Training Program which runs from July 3 to 15. Posters are up in the main hallway and brochures available in the main office.
Posted in General

May 13, 2016

It’s a “D-C” Day!

Happy Birthday to Caleigh Brousseau, Carley MacLean, and Ms. Jennifer Victor.

 Welcome to the following guest staff:  Adam Clow for Sandra Hicken, Dean Lackie for Jillian Power/Natasha Nabuurs, Ralph Jamieson for Lianne Garland, Nicole Butler for Chantelle Beaton, Michael MacAdam for Ronnie Munn, Amy McCarron for Trisha Burrows, Patricia Hewitt for Timothy Lea, Helena Jamieson for Kelly Matheson.

Changes in Library: The School Library will be open this morning from 8:15 to 8:45am, then CLOSED all day due to DELF exams being written. Study Block students may use Room 201.  If students require the use of a computer to print during lunch, go to Learning Centre Room 95. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Hockey Pool Update:  After rounds of the playoffs, Mrs. Killeen’s brother is in the lead. Mr. Killeen is third and Earl is currently in fourth.  Ms. Evans-Renaud, thanks to Joel Ward, made an amazing jump from 65th to 57th. The Envirothon Team would like to thank Ms. McLane for her ten dollar donation as she sits in a disappointing 135th!

Today’s Highlights:

  • Today, you can guess the number of gummy bears in a jar! The person with the closest guess gets the jar of gummies. Guesses are 25 cents each or 3 guesses for 50 cents. Proceeds will go towards our twin school in Kenya. See Patricia Crant, Daniel Whalen or Tristan Ohl to make guesses.
  • There will be auditions today for the parts of the two MC’s for the vocal spring concert (non-choir members) and for the competitor individual parts (choir members). Students should come prepared with a ten line memorized monologue to the music room at lunch time.
  • Choir members are reminded that you are to meet here at the school at 7:30 Monday morning.
  • Breakfast for Lunch is being served today by the Culinary Class. Visit Room 136 to pick up your meal.
  • Freezie sales today will be going to the PROM committee to help cover some of costs of decorations. Freezies are being sold in Learning Centre A for $1. Please make sure all wrappers go in the garbage; thank you!
  • The listing of successful applicants for CSLC 2016 is posted outside Ms. Beaton’s door.
  • Interested in trying yoga to relax at lunch? Come to classroom 211 today at lunch, 11:55am-12:15pm. Please wear comfortable clothing; and if you have a yoga mat, bring it along. Otherwise, mats will be provided.
  • Triathlon team will have a full practice on Saturday, May 14, with a swim, bike and run.  Team will meet at the pool at 7:50am to set up your bike.  Swim starts at 8am.

 Upcoming Events:

  • MRHS Awards Banquet is on May 31 at 6 pm. Athletics, Music Department, Student Council, and Yearbook awards will be presented. Tickets are on sale ($5 for students, $10 for parents) this week only, until Thursday, at noon in the ticket booth. All students, staff, and parents are invited to attend. Athletes have already paid for their tickets in their athletic fee, but must still sign up at the ticket booth to attend.

 Student Services Information:

  • Tricia Martell will be here on May 18 to present to Grade 12 students about the PEI Student Loan program that is offered through the government. The presentation will be in the Library Conference Room at 11:45.

Athletic Department:

  • Women’s Rugby team will depart for the Voye Tournament at TOSH at 10:30 am today.
  • Women’s Softball team will depart for Charlottetown Rural at 3:50 pm today.
  • Ball Hockey Intramurals Schedule: Crossover Game 1 (1st vs 4th) on Tuesday and Crossover Game 2 (2nd vs 3rd) on Thursday.
  • Softball and Track and Field forms and fees are being collected in the PE office every day at lunch time. These must be handed in before the first competition. Softball players will receive your uniform when both items have been handed in. Outstanding Rugby fees are still being collected as well.

MRHS Track and Field:

  • More tryout dates: May17.
  • Athletes must attend a MINIMUM of 4 of the 5 tryouts to be considered for the team. Rugby and Softball athletes are expected to attend track and field practice before joining their rugby/softball practice. Athletes must compete in at least one event other than relays.
  • MRHS can send 4 competitors per event, and 2 relay teams per event.
  • Team practice dates: May 19, 24, 31, June 2
  • Regional East Meet: May 26 at UPEI. Top 8 competitors per event and top 4 relay teams from Regional East Meet qualify for PEISAA Provincial Championships on June 3 & 4 at UPEI.

 Reminders:

  • Mindful Mondays: helping teens de-stress. Meeting on Mondays in the Library Conference room from 12:00 to 12:30pm.
  • Friday Song Requests can be submitted to Ms. Nabuurs or Haley MacLeod.
  • Breakfast Club is up and running, and is open for all students.
  • The Fitness Centre is open for students Monday to Thursday from 3:15 to 4:00 pm.
  • Anyone who would like to have a free peer tutor to help with his or her subjects, see Ms. Christie Beck.
  • All students are required to pay a $20 Student Fee each year. Payment should be made to the office.

Public Service Announcements:

  • Women’s Realistic Self Defense Workshop being offered at Atlantic Fitness East on June 11 from 10:00am to 2:00pm. The workshop is for those aged 12+ and there has been a wide range of women at these workshops aged from 12 – 65! Cost is $60/person, with an early bird price of $45 if pre-paid before June 3. (This price holds as a student rate.) Email nortonarts@ymail.com to reserve your space.
  • Montague is having “Montague’s Got Talent” as part of the Summer Days Activities. Entry forms with more detailed information are available from the main school office.
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