September 22, 2016

It’s a “C-D” Day!

Happy Birthday to Calista Steele.

 Welcome to the following guest staff:  Marla McCarron for Lynn Hayes, Chesley MacDonald for Angela Killeen, Wanda Cheverie for Yvonne Higgins, Jessica MacFarlane for Kirk White (pm)

 Today’s Highlights:

  • Grad photos scheduled for today will go ahead as planned. Anyone who missed appointments yesterday will be have the same times on Monday.
  • Today’s Cafeteria Special: Stuffed baked potato with side salad for $5.25.
  • There is a short grad activity meeting AGAIN today at 12:00 noon in Room 119, to discuss the clothing order and grad picture locations.  Please be there to give your input.
  • Social Diversity and Justice Club will meet today at 12:00noon in Room 211.
  • All grads must have their picture taken this week by Heckbert’s for the yearbook and composite.
  • Don’t forget; deadline is next Friday! The Workers Compensation Board is seeking students (two/school) for its OHS Leadership Program. Students who are selected for the program and who complete all program requirements will receive $500 at the end of the school year. If you’re in Gr. 11 or 12 and like to organize fun activities at school, check out the OHS Leadership Program at wcb.pe.ca/OHSLeader, or contact Clare cbwaddell@wcb.pe.ca

 Student Services:

  • Any students who are looking for volunteer opportunities, can see Ms. Victor in Student Services.
  • Montague Ringette Association is looking for volunteers for a tournament they are hosting in November.  There is no experience required and various jobs such as game sheets, running the clock, working the door, etc. need to be filled.  Games will be played between three different rinks.  Students will receive Community Bursary hours.  Any interested student should come see Ms. Victor.
  • Applications are now open for the Loran Scholarship.  The Loran scholarship is awarded to students who are dedicated to serving others, show promise of leadership and have integrity, courage, compassion, grit and a high level of personal autonomy.  We can sponsor 3 students at MRHS so please stop into Student Services and get your application package.  You MUST return completed forms to Ms. Victor by October 11 at 3pm.
  • October 20: St. Mary’s University will be here at lunch time for an information session for Grade 12’s.
  • December 1: Acadia University will be here at lunch time to offer admissions on the spot to Grade 12 students.

Athletics:

  • Women’s Soccer meeting in Mr. Weeks’ room (224), right at the beginning of lunch.
  • Today, our Field Hockey team is home to Charlottetown Rural at 5:15pm.
  • There will be a Ping Pong Tournament outside the gym during the first week of October. Sign-up sheet is posted outside the gym office, and there are only ten spots available!
  • Fall Fest of Sports is being held this Friday and Saturday. Stay tuned for schedule of games.
  • The Holland College Hurricanes Dance Team would like you to “Save the Date” for their first ever Junior & Senior High School Dance Competition.  In you have an interest in dance, remember Saturday, December 3, when there will be an open competition for school-based teams to preform and compete in front of their parents & peers.  More information to follow; check with Ms. Trainor.

Upcoming Events:

  • Banned Books Week is an annual event, held this year from September 25 to October 1. Check out the library display case for posters the ten most challenged titles of 2015.
  • School photos are being taken during the morning of Monday, September 26. Students must bring slips filled out with full name, homeroom teacher and grade. All staff are reminded that you must have your picture taken on that day as well.
  • The next SADD meeting will be Tuesday, September 27. We had a great turn out but always welcome students from all grades! See Mrs. Killeen if you’re interested!
  • JAM (Jesus at Montague) will be starting up at MRHS next Friday at 11:45 in Learning Centre B. Anyone who is interested in doing some Christian-based community service and activities is welcome to attend.
  • Readers’ Circle will be meeting again Tuesday, October 4. We welcome students from all grades! The group chooses the book(s). See Mrs. Killeen if you’re interested! It’s never too late!

Reminders:

  • Grad Activity Committee is collecting photos for the graduation ceremony slideshow. Send your candid photos to mrhsgrad2017@gmail.com or post to MRHS 2017 GRADS Facebook page.
  • SPC cards can be purchased for $10 from a Student Council member or in Room 139.  Get great discounts at over 120 businesses!  There are only a limited supply so don’t wait and be disappointed.
  • Choir runs Tuesdays from 3:30 to 5:00pm and every Wednesday at 7:30am.
  • All students are required to pay a $20 Student Fee. Home room teachers are accepting payments.
  • All Grade 12 students are asked to pay $40 to help defray costs of this year’s planned grad activities.

Public Service Announcements:

  • UPEI Panthers are playing the Moncton Blue Eagles at the Cavendish Farms Wellness Center on Saturday, September 24, at 7:00pm. Admission is $10; but if you purchase your ticket from the Montague Ringette Association, $5 of the price will go to Support Haley Kemp on her road to recovery. Text 902-368-0349 to order your tickets!!
  • Just Being Kids Fall Fest Dance: Friday, September 30, from 8:00 to 10:00pm at the Cavendish Farms Wellness Center. Admission is $7 or if you bring along a canned food item, the cost is reduced to $5.
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September 21, 2016

It’s a “D-C” Day!

Welcome to the following guest staff:  Marla McCarron for Lynn Hayes, Jessica Campbell for Matthew Killeen, Wanda Cheverie for Toby Murphy (pm).

Today’s Highlights:

  • Hannah Annear and Abby Munro, please see Mrs. Killeen at break.
  • There will be a brief meeting at 12pm in Room 141 for all those running cross-country this year.
  • The first meeting of the MRHS/SEA Environment Club is today at 12:00pm in Room 131. Everyone is welcome.
  • No Jazz Band today due to Mr. White’s absence.
  • All grads must have their picture taken this week by Heckbert’s for the yearbook and composite.

 This Week’s Cafeteria Specials:

  • Wednesday: Chicken parmesan with side salad for $5.25.
  • Thursday: Stuffed baked potato with side salad for $5.25.

Student Services:

  • Any students who are looking for volunteer opportunities, can see Ms. Victor in Student Services.
  • Montague Ringette Association is looking for volunteers for a tournament they are hosting in November.  There is no experience required and various jobs such as game sheets, running the clock, working the door, etc. need to be filled.  Games will be played between three different rinks.  Students will receive Community Bursary hours.  Any interested student should come see Ms. Victor.
  • Applications are now open for the Loran Scholarship.  The Loran scholarship is awarded to students who are dedicated to serving others, show promise of leadership and have integrity, courage, compassion, grit and a high level of personal autonomy.  We can sponsor 3 students at MRHS so please stop into Student Services and get your application package.  You MUST return completed forms to Ms. Victor by October 11 at 3pm.
  • October 20: St. Mary’s University will be here at lunch time for an information session for Grade 12’s.
  • December 1: Acadia University will be here at lunch time to offer admissions on the spot to Grade 12 students.

Today’s Games:

  • Women’s Soccer against Souris at 5:00pm (Bus leaves at 4:00pm.)
  • Men’s Volleyball home against Tosh 5:30pm
  • Women’s Volleyball Team Red at Souris at 5:00pm (Bus leaves at 4:00pm.)
  • Women’s Volleyball Team Black at Souris at 6:30pm (Bus leaves at 4:00pm.)
  • Field Hockey at Montague against Colonel Gray at 5:15pm

Athletics:

  • September 22 – Field Hockey at Montague against Charlottetown Rural at 5:15pm.
  • There will be a Ping Pong Tournament outside the gym during the first week of October. Sign-up sheet is posted outside the gym office, and there are only ten spots available!
  • Fall Fest of Sports is being held this Friday and Saturday. Stay tuned for schedule of games.
  • The Holland College Hurricanes Dance Team would like you to “Save the Date” for their first ever Junior & Senior High School Dance Competition.  In you have an interest in dance, remember Saturday, December 3, when there will be an open competition for school-based teams to preform and compete in front of their parents & peers.  More information to follow; check with Ms. Trainor.

Upcoming Events:

  • There is a short grad activity meeting AGAIN on Thursday at 12:00 noon in Room 119, to discuss the clothing order and grad picture locations.  Please be there to give your input.
  • Social Diversity and Justice Club will meet on Thursday at 12:00noon in Room 211.
  • Banned Books Week is an annual event, held this year from September 25 to October 1. Check out the library display case for posters the ten most challenged titles of 2015.
  • School photos are being taken during the morning of Monday, September 26. Students must bring slips filled out with full name, homeroom teacher and grade. All staff are reminded that you must have your picture taken on that day as well.
  • The next SADD meeting will be Tuesday, September 27. We had a great turn out but always welcome students from all grades! See Mrs. Killeen if you’re interested!
  • JAM (Jesus at Montague) will be starting up at MRHS next Friday at 11:45 in Learning Centre B. Anyone who is interested in doing some Christian-based community service and activities is welcome to attend.
  • Readers’ Circle will be meeting again Tuesday, October 4. We welcome students from all grades! The group chooses the book(s). See Mrs. Killeen if you’re interested! It’s never too late!

Reminders:

  • Grad Activity Committee is collecting photos for the graduation ceremony slideshow. Send your candid photos to mrhsgrad2017@gmail.com or post to MRHS 2017 GRADS Facebook page.
  • SPC cards can be purchased for $10 from a Student Council member or in Room 139.  Get great discounts at over 120 businesses!  There are only a limited supply so don’t wait and be disappointed.
  • Choir runs Tuesdays from 3:30 to 5:00pm and every Wednesday at 7:30am.
  • All students are required to pay a $20 Student Fee. Home room teachers are accepting payments.
  • All Grade 12 students are asked to pay $40 to help defray costs of this year’s planned grad activities.

Public Service Announcement:

  • UPEI Panthers are playing the Moncton Blue Eagles at the Cavendish Farms Wellness Center on Saturday, September 24, at 7:00pm. Admission is $10; but if you purchase your ticket from the Montague Ringette Association, $5 of the price will go to Support Haley Kemp on her road to recovery. Text 902-368-0349 to order your tickets!!
  • Just Being Kids Fall Fest Dance: Friday, September 30, from 8:00 to 10:00pm at the Cavendish Farms Wellness Center. Admission is $7 or if you bring along a canned food item, the cost is reduced to $5.
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September 20, 2016

It’s a “C-D” Day!

Happy Birthday to William MacLeod, Dawson Myers and Griffin Wight.

Welcome to the following guest staff:  Marla McCarron for Lynn Hayes 

Today’s Highlights:

  • Reader’s Circle begins today: meeting in Library Room 107 at 12 noon. All are welcome. See Mrs. Killeen for more details!
  • The Slam Poetry group will meet at 12:00 today in Room 211.
  • There is a short Grad Activity Committee meeting today at 12:00 noon in Room 119.
  • Grad Activity Committee is collecting photos for the graduation ceremony slideshow. Save your candid photos now and send them to mrhsgrad2017@gmail.com or post to MRHS 2017 GRADS Facebook page.
  • Heckbert’s Grad pictures are being taken this week. All grads must have their picture taken by Heckbert’s for the yearbook and composite. 

This Week’s Cafeteria Specials:

  • Tuesday: Homemade pizza pop, fries and side salad for $5.25.
  • Wednesday: Chicken parmesan with side salad for $5.25.
  • Thursday: Stuffed baked potato with side salad for $5.25.

Student Services:

  • Any students who are looking for volunteer opportunities, can see Ms.Victor in Student Services.
  • Montague Ringette Association is looking for volunteers for a tournament they are hosting in November.  There is no experience required and various jobs such as game sheets, running the clock, working the door, etc. need to be filled.  Games will be played between three different rinks.  Students will receive Community Bursary hours.  Any interested student should come see Ms. Victor.
  • Applications are now open for the Loran Scholarship.  The Loran scholarship is awarded to students who are dedicated to serving others, show promise of leadership and have integrity, courage, compassion, grit and a high level of personal autonomy.  We can sponsor 3 students at MRHS so please stop into Student Services and get your application package.  You MUST return completed forms to Ms. Victor by October 11 at 3pm.
  • October 20: St. Mary’s University will be here at lunch time for an information session for Grade 12’s.
  • December 1: Acadia University will be here at lunch time to offer admissions on the spot to Grade 12 students.

Athletics:

  • Results of yesterday’s game:
  • Men’s Soccer won 1-0 with Justin Vincent scoring the only goal.
  • Women’s Soccer lost 3-1 with Braylynn MacEachern as the goal scorer.
  • Men’s Volleyball lost 3-0.
  • Women’s Field Hockey won 1-0 with Grace Gormley scoring the only goal.
  • Women’s Team Red Volleyball won 3-0. Congrats!!
  • The Holland College Hurricanes Dance Team would like you to “Save the Date” for their first ever Junior & Senior High School Dance Competition.  In you have an interest in dance, remember Saturday, December 3, when there will be an open competition for school-based teams to preform and compete in front of their parents & peers.  More information to follow; check with Ms. Trainor.

Upcoming Events:

  • The first meeting of the MRHS/SEA Environment Club will take place Wednesday at 12:00pm in Room 131. Everyone is welcome.
  • Social Diversity and Justice Club will meet on Thursday at 12:00noon in Room 211.
  • Banned Books Week is an annual event, held this year from September 25 to October 1. Check out the library display case for posters the ten most challenged titles of 2015.
  • School photos are being taken during the morning of Monday, September 26. Students must bring slips filled out with full name, homeroom teacher and grade. All staff are reminded that you must have your picture taken on that day as well.
  • The next SADD meeting will be Tuesday, September 27. We had a great turn out but always welcome students from all grades! See Mrs. Killeen if you’re interested!
  • JAM (Jesus at Montague) will be starting up at MRHS next Friday at 11:45 in Learning Centre B. Anyone who is interested in doing some Christian-based community service and activities is welcome to attend.

Reminders:

  • SPC cards can be purchased for $10 from a Student Council member or in Room 139.  Get great discounts at over 120 businesses!  There are only a limited supply so don’t wait and be disappointed.
  • Choir runs Tuesday from 3:30 to 5:00 and every Wednesday morning at 7:30 am.
  • All students are required to pay a $20 Student Fee. Home room teachers are accepting payments.
  • All Grade 12 students are asked to pay $40 to help defray costs of this year’s planned grad activities.

Public Service Announcement:

  • UPEI Panthers are playing the Moncton Blue Eagles at the Cavendish Farms Wellness Center on Saturday, September 24, at 7:00pm. Admission is $10; but if you purchase your ticket from the Montague Ringette Association, $5 of the price will go to Support Haley Kemp on her road to recovery. Text 902-368-0349 to order your tickets!!
  • Just Being Kids Fall Fest Dance: Friday, September 30, from 8:00 to 10:00pm at the Cavendish Farms Wellness Center. Admission is $7 or if you bring along a canned food item, the cost is reduced to $5.
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September 19, 2016

It’s a “D-C” Day!

Happy Belated Birthday to Daniel MacDonald, Jagaer Clory, Rachael Martens and Melissa McGee who celebrated their birthdays over this past weekend.

 Today’s Highlights:

  • Would the following people see Ms. Beck at first break, please: Ben MacKenzie, Brady Vincent, Kayla Lamb.
  • The sign-up sheet for the Fall Festival of Sport canteen fundraiser for the choir is up on the music room door. First come: first served.
  • MRHS Fly Tyers meet today at 12:00 in Room 131.
  • Student Council applications are due back today.
  • Heckbert’s Grad pictures are being taken this week. All grads must have their picture taken by Heckbert’s for the yearbook and composite.
  • Parent Council meeting is scheduled for this evening at 6:00pm. New members are welcome!

 Athletics:

  • All students who are interested in earning some cash helping with volleyball scorekeeping, please attend a meeting at 12 noon today (Sept 19) in the Phys. Ed. office.

Student Services:

  • Applications are now open for the Loran Scholarship.  The Loran scholarship is awarded to students who are dedicated to serving others, show promise of leadership and have integrity, courage, compassion, grit and a high level of personal autonomy.  We can sponsor 3 students at MRHS so please stop into Student Services and get your application package.  You MUST return completed forms to Ms. Victor by October 11 at 3pm.
  • October 20: St. Mary’s University will be here at lunch time for an information session for Grade 12’s.
  • December 1: Acadia University will be here at lunch time to offer admissions on the spot to Grade 12 students.

Upcoming Events:

  • All concert band students should note that practices start tomorrow at 7:30am.
  • The first meeting of the MRHS/SEA Environment Club will take place Wednesday at 12:00pm in Room 131. Everyone is welcome.
  • Banned Books Week is an annual event, held this year from September 25 to October 1. Check out the library display case for posters the ten most challenged titles of 2015.
  • School photos are being taken during the morning of Monday, September 26. Students must bring slips filled out with full name, homeroom teacher and grade. All staff are reminded that you must have your picture taken on that day as well.
  • Reader’s Circle will begin tomorrow, meeting in Library Room 107 at 12 noon. All are welcome. See Mrs. Killeen for more details!
  • The next SADD meeting will be Tuesday, September 27. We had a great turn out but always welcome students from all grades! See Mrs. Killeen if you’re interested!
  • JAM (Jesus at Montague) will be starting up at MRHS next Friday at 11:45 in Learning Centre B. Anyone who is interested in doing some Christian-based community service and activities is welcome to attend.

Reminders:

  • SPC cards can be purchased for $10 from a Student Council member or in Room 139.  Get great discounts at over 120 businesses!  There are only a limited supply so don’t wait and be disappointed.
  • Choir runs Tuesday from 3:30 to 5:00 and every Wednesday morning at 7:30 am.
  • All students are required to pay a $20 Student Fee. Home room teachers are accepting payments.
  • All Grade 12 students are asked to pay $40 to help defray costs of this year’s planned grad activities.

Public Service Announcement:

  • Just Being Kids Fall Fest Dance: Friday, September 30, from 8:00 to 10:00pm at the Cavendish Farms Wellness Center. Admission is $7 or if you bring along a canned food item, the cost is reduced to $5.
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September 16, 2016

It’s a “C-D” Day!

Welcome to the following guest staff: Chesley MacDonald for Angela Killeen, Dean Lackie for Ronnie Munn, Michael Brothers for Jonathan Hayes (pm), Sara Visser for Kelly Pike, Marla McCarron for Pauline Kelly.

 Today’s Highlights:

  • Women’s Soccer meeting in Mr. Weeks’ room (No.224) at 11:43am.
  • CSLC 2016 participants will meet today at 12:10pm in Ms. Beaton’s room.
  • Men’s soccer home-opener is today at 5:00pm against Charlottetown Rural.  Come on out and cheer on the men to victory.  Remember to bring your Viking Pride card!

 Athletics:

  • Men’s Volleyball and Soccer players need to get uniforms at lunchtime. Forms and fees need to be paid in order to receive your uniform.
  • Athletic forms and fees will be collected in the Phys Ed office again today from 12:00 – 12:25pm. Forms and fees need to be passed in before being able to play/compete.  Fees are as follows: Field hockey $35, Volleyball (M/W) $35, Soccer (M/W) $35, Cross Country $15, Power Lifting $15, Golf $5.
  • Men’s Soccer Practice: Today from 3:30 to 5:00pm.

Student Services:

  • Applications are now open for the Loran Scholarship.  The Loran scholarship is awarded to students who are dedicated to serving others, show promise of leadership and have integrity, courage, compassion, grit and a high level of personal autonomy.  We can sponsor 3 students at MRHS so please stop into Student Services and get your application package.  You MUST return completed forms to Ms. Victor by October 11 at 3pm.
  • October 20: St. Mary’s University will be here at lunch time for an information session for Grade 12’s.
  • December 1: Acadia University will be here at lunch time to offer admissions on the spot to Grade 12 students.

Upcoming Events:

  • Student Council applications are available in Room 139. Please have them completed and returned by Monday, September 19.
  • Heckbert’s Grad pictures are being taken September 19 to 22. All grads must have their picture taken by Heckbert’s for the yearbook and composite, regardless of where they are having their pictures for purchase done.
  • All concert band students should note that practices start on Tuesday, September 20, at 7:30am.
  • The first meeting of the MRHS/SEA Environment Club will take place next Wednesday at 12:00pm in Room 131. Everyone is welcome.
  • Banned Books Week is an annual event, held this year from September 25 to October 1. Check out the library display case for posters the ten most challenged titles of 2015.
  • School photos are being taken during the morning of Monday, September 26. Students must bring slips filled out with full name, homeroom teacher and grade. All staff are reminded that you must have your picture taken on that day as well.
  • Reader’s Circle will begin Tuesday, September 20, in Library Room 107 at 12 noon. All are welcome. See Mrs. Killeen for more details!
  • The next SADD meeting will be Tuesday, September 27. We had a great turn out but always welcome students from all grades! See Mrs. Killeen if you’re interested!

Reminders:

  • SPC cards can be purchased for $10 from a Student Council member or in Room 139.  Get great discounts at over 120 businesses!  There are only a limited supply so don’t wait and be disappointed.
  • Choir runs Tuesday from 3:30 to 5:00 and every Wednesday morning at 7:30 am.
  • All students are required to pay a $20 Student Fee. Home room teachers are accepting payments.
  • All Grade 12 students are asked to pay $40 to help defray costs of this year’s planned grad activities.
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September 15, 2016

It’s a “D-C” Day!

Happy Birthday to Chloe Harris!

Welcome to the following guest staff: Jessica Campbell for Chantelle Beaton, Michael Brothers for Devin Gehl, Marla McCarron for Pauline Kelly

 Today’s Highlights:

  • Social Justice and Diversity Club will have its first meeting today at 12:00 in Room 211.
  • SPC cards can be purchased for $10 from a Student Council member or in Room 139.  Get great discounts at over 120 businesses!  There are only a limited supply so don’t wait and be disappointed.
  • Students in Mr. Trainor’s Oceanography 621 class must have your field trip permission forms in.
  • Abby Hameline, Abby Munro, Hannah Annear and Janelle Quinn please see Mrs. Killeen at break.
  • Banned Books Week is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read. Typically held during the last week of September, it highlights the value of free and open access to information. Banned Books Week brings together the entire book community; librarians, booksellers, publishers, journalists, teachers, and readers of all types, in shared support of the freedom to seek and to express ideas, even those some consider unorthodox or unpopular. This year’s Banned Books Week runs from September 25 to October 1.  Check out the library display case for posters the ten most challenged titles of 2015.

 Athletics:

  • Men’s soccer home-opener this Friday, Sept 16 @ 5 pm against Charlottetown Rural.  Come on out and cheer on the men to victory.  Remember to bring your Viking Pride card!
  • Any students who are interested in earning extra money and would be interested in scorekeeping volleyball, please come to a meeting today at 11:43am in the Phys. Ed. area.
  • Athletic forms and fees will be collected in the Phys Ed office again today and tomorrow from 12:00 – 12:25pm. Forms and fees need to be passed in before being able to play/compete.  Fees are as follows: Field hockey $35, Volleyball (M/W) $35, Soccer (M/W) $35, Cross Country $15, Power Lifting $15, Golf $5.
  • Men’s Soccer Practice: Today and Friday from 3:30 to 5:00pm each day.

Student Services:

  • Applications are now open for the Loran Scholarship.  The Loran scholarship is awarded to students who are dedicated to serving others, show promise of leadership and have integrity, courage, compassion, grit and a high level of personal autonomy.  We can sponsor 3 students at MRHS so please stop into Student Services and get your application package.  You MUST return completed forms to Ms. Victor by October 11 at 3pm.
  • October 20: St. Mary’s University will be here at lunch time for an information session for Grade 12’s.
  • December 1: Acadia University will be here at lunch time to offer admissions on the spot to Grade 12 students.

Upcoming Events:

  • CSLC 2016 participants will meet on Friday, September 16, at 12:10 in Ms. Beaton’s room.
  • Here Comes Treble, our women’s ensemble, begins rehearsals on Friday, September 16, at 7:30 am in the music room. Girls, come and sing with us!
  • Student Council applications are available in Room 139. Please have them completed and returned by Monday, September 19.
  • Heckbert’s Grad pictures are being taken September 19 to 22. All grads must have their picture taken by Heckbert’s for the yearbook and composite, regardless of where they are having their pictures for purchase done.
  • All concert band students should note that practices start on Tuesday, September 20, at 7:30am.
  • School photos are being taken during the morning of Monday, September 26. Students must bring slips filled out with full name, homeroom teacher and grade. All staff are reminded that you must have your picture taken on that day as well.
  • Reader’s Circle will begin Tuesday, September 20, in Library Room 107 at 12 noon. All are welcome. See Mrs. Killeen for more details!
  • The next SADD meeting will be Tuesday, September 27. We had a great turn out but always welcome students from all grades! See Mrs. Killeen if you’re interested!

Reminders:

  • Choir runs Tuesday from 3:30 to 5:00 and every Wednesday morning at 7:30 am.
  • All students are required to pay a $20 Student Fee. Home room teachers are accepting payments.
  • All Grade 12 students are asked to pay $40 to help defray costs of this year’s planned grad activities.
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September 14, 2016

It’s a “C-D” Day!

Happy Birthday to Raven Scanlon and Mr. Charlie Trainor.

Welcome to the following guest staff: Marla McCarron for Yvonne Higgins (pm), Adam Clow for Jennifer Murphy.

 Today’s Highlights:

  • Today, Grade 12 students are beginning their Grade 12 year with a celebratory grad barbeque. Students will be expected to attend A Block classes, before heading off to Brudenell.  Note:  It is important to realize that all students MUST travel to Brudenell by bus only.
  • SPC cards can be purchased for $10 from a Student Council member or in Room 139.  Get great discounts at over 120 businesses!  There are only a limited supply so don’t wait and be disappointed.
  • Students in Mr. Trainor’s Oceanography 621 class are reminded to return their field trip permission forms by Thursday.
  • Abby Hameline, Abby Munro, Hannah Annear and Janelle Quinn please see Mrs. Killeen at break.

Athletics:

  • Any students who are interested in earning extra money and would be interested in scorekeeping volleyball, please come to a meeting on Thursday at 11:43am in the Phys. Ed. area.
  • Athletic forms and fees will be collected in the Phys Ed office today, Thursday, and Friday this week from 12:00 – 12:25pm. Forms and fees need to be passed in before being able to play/compete.  Fees are as follows: Field hockey $35, Volleyball (M/W) $35, Soccer (M/W) $35, Cross Country $15, Power Lifting $15, Golf $5.
  • Men’s Soccer: today, Thursday and Friday from 3:30 to 5:00pm each day.
  • Power lifters’ first meeting is today from 3:15 to 5:00pm. Both male and female students are invited to sign up and attend.

Student Services:

  • Applications are now open for the Loran Scholarship.  The Loran scholarship is awarded to students who are dedicated to serving others, show promise of leadership and have integrity, courage, compassion, grit and a high level of personal autonomy.  We can sponsor 3 students at MRHS so please stop into Student Services and get your application package.  You MUST return completed forms to Ms. Victor by October 11 at 3pm.
  • October 20: St. Mary’s University will be here at lunch time for an information session for Grade 12’s.
  • December 1: Acadia University will be here at lunch time to offer admissions on the spot to Grade 12 students.

Upcoming Events:

  • Social Justice and Diversity Club will have its first meeting this Thursday at 12:00 in Room 211.
  • CSLC 2016 participants will meet on Friday, September 16, at 12:10 in Ms. Beaton’s room.
  • Here Comes Treble, our women’s ensemble, begins rehearsals on Friday, September 16, at 7:30 am in the music room. Girls, come and sing with us!
  • Student Council applications are available in Room 139. Please have them completed and returned by Monday, September 19.
  • Heckbert’s Grad pictures are being taken September 19 to 22. All grads must have their picture taken by Heckbert’s for the yearbook and composite, regardless of where they are having their pictures for purchase done.
  • All concert band students should note that practices start on Tuesday, September 20, at 7:30am.
  • School photos are being taken during the morning of Monday, September 26. All staff are reminded that you must have your picture taken on that day as well.
  • The next SADD meeting will be Tuesday, September 27. We had a great turn out but always welcome students from all grades! See Mrs. Killeen if you’re interested!

Reminders:

  • Any students who have remote control vehicles are asked to see Earl in Student Services, for a possible lunch time club.
  • Choir runs Tuesday from 3:30 to 5:00 and every Wednesday morning at 7:30 am.
  • Interested in being a library monitor after school or at lunch? Stop by the Library, grab an application and chat with Mrs. Killeen!
  • Stop by the library and get a book for reading period! Tons of new books have arrived! Don’t be shy and ask Mrs. Killeen for help!
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