May 29, 2015

It’s a “D-C” Day!

Happy Birthday to Hannah MacKinnon.

Welcome to the following guest staff today: Brian Somers for Harold Brothers, Dean Lackie for Robert Nicholson, Jessica Campbell for Jillian Power, Brett Roberts for Natasha Nabuurs, Nicole Butler for Peter Connaughton, Darrell Bradley for Matthew Killeen, Ellen MacCannell for Sharon Anderson, Wanda Cheverie for Gail Greene.

Mental Health Tip of the Week – Live in the present moment! The essence of mindfulness is to bring awareness to everything you do in life. It is in the here and now that you live, and if you are not present for the day-to-day, think of all you might be missing.

Congratulations to the following athletes who qualified for the PEISAA Provincial Track and Field Championships on June 5-6 at UPEI. Athletes who qualified should see Ms. Kenny or Mr. Campbell for a schedule of events. If you are not able to attend, you must inform Ms. Kenny or Mr. Campbell.

  • Midget Girls: Ally Clements (1200m, 2000m, 4x100m relay team)
  • Senior Girls: Sarah MacVarish (100m, high jump), Nadine Blue (100m, triple jump), Emma Collings (200m), Morganne Rice (800m, 1500m), Billie MacKay (1500m, 4x100m relay team), Bailey Jackson (long jump), Sarah Visser (shot put), Carley MacLean (shot put, discus)
  • Midget Boys: Daniel Martell (100m, 200m), Donavan Bears (300m, 2000m), Milo Ryan (300m, 4x100m relay team), Alex MacKinnon (discus, javelin)
  • Senior Boys: Daniel Whalen (400m, triple jump), Patrick Walsh (3000m, 4x100m relay team), Tynan Murphy (high jump), David Thompson (high jump), Mark Morrison (high jump), Kyle Parlee (long jump), Anthony McGuigan (triple jump), Noah Imnan (javelin), Spencer Arsenault (javelin), Matthew Ferguson (javelin).

Today’s Highlights:

  • Relay for Life: Yesterday’s Relay for Life meeting will be held today in Room 85. All must attend. Any forms or money can be passed in there.
  • Brett Hicken, Dalton Kemp, Kyle G Murphy, and Lukas O’Connor are asked to see Mrs. Killeen please.
  • Students are reminded that all missing items must be paid for or returned in order to receive final end of year reports. Home room teachers have been provided with listings of students with missing items. Payments may be made at the main office.
  • All Grade 12 students must pay Student Fees before purchasing a ticket for and attending Prom.

Athletic Department:

  • Any students or staff with photos of school clubs or athletics are asked to please email them to Ms. Nabuurs at ncnabuurs@edu.pe.ca (by Friday of this week) for inclusion in the awards banquet slide show.
  • Athletes who owe money ($24) for their rugby or softball hoodies should pay in the PE office at noon.
  • MRHS Awards Banquet – Tuesday, June 9, at 5:30 pm – Sign-up and ticket sales will take place until May 29 at noon in the ticket booth. Athletes have already paid for their tickets (included in the athletic fee) but MUST SIGN UP IN ORDER TO ATTEND. Cost for all other students is $5. Parents can purchase tickets through the school for $10. Deadline to sign-up/purchase tickets is Friday, May 29. Dress is business casual.
  • The following students owe badminton athletic fees ($10): Donavan Bears, Kirsten Whiteway, Jake Banks, Mark Morrison, Riley Lavandier, Dean Hicken, Jesse Campbell. Please pay Ms. Nabuurs or the main office ASAP.
  • The following students owe rugby fees ($30): Denver Bastedo, Lucas Cann, Alisha MacDonald, Michaela MacSwain, Chloe Chapman, Tionna Gordon, Sarah Christensen, Kaytlin Chandler, Michelle MacLennan, Isaac Arbuckle, Jesse Campbell.
  • The following students owe softball fees ($30): Dean Hicken, Cameron Gillis, Riley Lavandier, Cody Fitzpatrick, Rebekah Conohan, Katelyn Patton.
  • Fall and winter athlete photos are for sale for $5; check at the main office. Please purchase your photo!
  • MRHS Athletic Clothing is on sale! All articles are buy one and get one for 50% off! Hoodies are $30, gym pants are $30, and T-shirts are $10. Athletic clothing is on sale during mornings in the ticket booth.

Upcoming Events:

  • Learning Centre A is hosting a “Big Barbeque Cook-Out” next week. This fund-raising venture is being held on Wednesday, June 3, during lunch break outside the Cafeteria. Hot dog and drink will sell for $2 and you can get a freezie for $1. Come out and support the students from Learning Centre A!

Reminders:

  • All students are required to pay the $20 Student Fee.

Public Service Announcements:

  • Relay for Life organizers are looking for volunteers to help out at this year’s event scheduled for Friday, June 5, at the Old Brudenell Campgrounds from 6:00 pm to 12:00 midnight. Students are reminded that the time volunteering at this event can be put towards your bursary submissions. Parents and/or teachers are welcome to volunteer as well! If you have any questions, please call Paul Aitken at (902) 313-0899.
  • The Northumberland Fisheries Festival will be taking place July 23-26, 2015! Parade is on July 23. Contact them to take part in one of the events! The Youth Showcase Concert is looking for kids who like to show off their talents, the Miss Northumberland Pageant is looking for girls ages 14-18 to take part, and they are accepting individual and team registrations for a Ball Hockey Tournament for all minor hockey ages! Lots of activities for the whole family! Call Katelyn at 902-962-3327 or email kjohnston5592@gmail.com for more info!
  • Summer Field Hockey starts Monday, June 1, at 7:00pm at the UPEI Turf Field. The program runs on Monday and Wednesday nights until August 5. Cost is $70 for players U-18 and $90 for players Over 18. Programs include Grade 7 and Up, U-18 Provincial Team, and University/Senior Players. Players are required to wear shin pads and mouth guard. Contact bcarmichael@eastlink.ca for more information.
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May 28, 2015

It’s a “C-D” Day!

Welcome to the following guest staff today: Brian Somers for Harold Brothers, Michael Hambly for Class Composition, Hailey Butler for Alana Trainor (pm), Dean Lackie for Jared Cheverie, Wanda Cheverie for Gail Greene (am) and Yvonne Higgins (pm).

Mental Health Tip of the Week – Live in the present moment! The essence of mindfulness is to bring awareness to everything you do in life. It is in the here and now that you live, and if you are not present for the day-to-day, think of all you might be missing.

Congratulations to the following athletes who qualified for the PEISAA Provincial Track and Field Championships on June 5-6 at UPEI. Athletes who qualified should see Ms. Kenny or Mr. Campbell for a schedule of events. If you are not able to attend, you must inform Ms. Kenny or Mr. Campbell.

  • Midget Girls: Ally Clements (1200m, 2000m, 4x100m relay team)
  • Senior Girls: Sarah MacVarish (100m, high jump), Nadine Blue (100m, triple jump), Emma Collings (200m), Morganne Rice (800m, 1500m), Billie MacKay (1500m, 4x100m relay team), Bailey Jackson (long jump), Sarah Visser (shot put), Carley MacLean (shot put, discus)
  • Midget Boys: Daniel Martell (100m, 200m), Donavan Bears (300m, 2000m), Milo Ryan (300m, 4x100m relay team), Alex MacKinnon (discus, javelin)
  • Senior Boys: Daniel Whalen (400m, triple jump), Patrick Walsh (3000m, 4x100m relay team), Tynan Murphy (high jump), David Thompson (high jump), Mark Morrison (high jump), Kyle Parlee (long jump), Anthony McGuigan (triple jump), Noah Imnan (javelin), Spencer Arsenault (javelin), Matthew Ferguson (javelin).

Today’s Highlights:

  • Pie in the Face Day! Come to the Cafeteria during lunch break for a chance to throw a pie in the face of one of your “favourite” teachers! All proceeds go to Relay for Life.
  • Calling all artists! We are looking for three people to participate in this Friday’s live performance art at the Waterfront at 12:00.  Let Ms. Evens-Renaud know if you are interested – we have already had students participate the last two Fridays and they have had a great time!
  • Prom Committee: Any Grade 12’s from Prom Committee who have signed up or able to sell tickets are asked to please meet at the morning break in Learning Centre B about scheduling.
  • Prom Committee is meeting after school to look at props and pieces.
  • Peer Helpers: There will be Peer Helping Block Meetings today. These meetings will last approximately 20 minutes.
  • Last STRIVE meeting will be today at 11:45 in the Library Conference Room.  Please attend and take your journals with you.
  • Culinary class is serving a “Home Cooked Classic” today. Check it out in Room 136.
  • Come and visit the Genocide Exhibition put together by students in Contemporary History 621! Poetry, posters, displays and artwork reveal the poison and possible preventive measures of Genocide. Room 223 is open during lunch break today. All are welcome! Check it out; this is the last day!
  • Brett Hicken, Dalton Kemp, Kyle G Murphy, and Lukas O’Connor are asked to see Mrs. Killeen please.
  • Students are reminded that all missing items must be paid for or returned in order to receive final end of year reports. Home room teachers have been provided with listings of students with missing items. Payments may be made at the main office.
  • All Grade 12 students must pay Student Fees before purchasing a ticket for and attending Prom.

Athletic Department:

  • Men’s Rugby AAA quarterfinal today at Bluefield at 5:30 pm. Bus departs at 3:20 pm. Come out and cheer them on!
  • Nabuurs is looking for two students who are interested in acting as MCs at the MRHS Awards Banquet on Tuesday, June 9. Interested students please see Ms. Nabuurs today!
  • Any students or staff with photos of school clubs or athletics are asked to please email them to Ms. Nabuurs at ncnabuurs@edu.pe.ca (by Friday of this week) for inclusion in the awards banquet slide show.
  • Athletes who owe money ($24) for their rugby or softball hoodies should pay in the PE office at noon.
  • MRHS Awards Banquet – Tuesday, June 9, at 5:30 pm – Sign-up and ticket sales will take place from May 25 to 29 at noon in the ticket booth. Athletes have already paid for their tickets (included in the athletic fee) but MUST SIGN UP IN ORDER TO ATTEND. Cost for all other students is $5. Parents can purchase tickets through the school for $10. Deadline to sign-up/purchase tickets is Friday, May 29. Dress is business casual.
  • The following students owe badminton athletic fees ($10): Donavan Bears, Kirsten Whiteway, Jake Banks, Mark Morrison, Riley Lavandier, Dean Hicken, Jesse Campbell. Please pay Ms. Nabuurs or the main office ASAP.
  • The following students owe rugby fees ($30): Denver Bastedo, Lucas Cann, Alisha MacDonald, Michaela MacSwain, Chloe Chapman, Tionna Gordon, Sarah Christensen, Kaytlin Chandler, Michelle MacLennan, Isaac Arbuckle, Jesse Campbell.
  • The following students owe softball fees ($30): Dean Hicken, Cameron Gillis, Riley Lavandier, Cody Fitzpatrick, Ashley Johnson, Rebekah Conohan, Katelyn Patton.
  • Fall and winter athlete photos are for sale for $5; check at the main office. Please purchase your photo!
  • MRHS Athletic Clothing is on sale! All articles are buy one and get one for 50% off! Hoodies are $30, gym pants are $30, and T-shirts are $10. Athletic clothing is on sale during mornings in the ticket booth.

Upcoming Events:

  • Learning Centre A is hosting a “Big Barbeque Cook-Out” next week. This fund-raising venture is being held on Wednesday, June 3, during lunch break outside the Cafeteria. Hot dog and drink will sell for $2 and you can get a freezie for $1. Come out and support the students from Learning Centre A!

Reminders:

  • All students are required to pay the $20 Student Fee.

Public Service Announcements:

  • Relay for Life organizers are looking for volunteers to help out at this year’s event scheduled for Friday, June 5, at the Old Brudenell Campgrounds from 6:00 pm to 12:00 midnight. Students are reminded that the time volunteering at this event can be put towards your bursary submissions. Parents and/or teachers are welcome to volunteer as well! If you have any questions, please call Paul Aitken at (902) 313-0899.
  • The Northumberland Fisheries Festival will be taking place July 23-26, 2015! Parade is on July 23. Contact them to take part in one of the events! The Youth Showcase Concert is looking for kids who like to show off their talents, the Miss Northumberland Pageant is looking for girls ages 14-18 to take part, and they are accepting individual and team registrations for a Ball Hockey Tournament for all minor hockey ages! Lots of activities for the whole family! Call Katelyn at 902-962-3327 or email kjohnston5592@gmail.com for more info!
  • Summer Field Hockey starts Monday, June 1, at 7:00pm at the UPEI Turf Field. The program runs on Monday and Wednesday nights until August 5. Cost is $70 for players U-18 and $90 for players Over 18. Programs include Grade 7 and Up, U-18 Provincial Team, and University/Senior Players. Players are required to wear shin pads and mouth guard. Contact bcarmichael@eastlink.ca for more information.
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May 27, 2015

It’s a “D-C” Day!

Welcome to the following guest staff today: Brian Somers for Harold Brothers, Taylor Fitzgerald for Matt Kelly, Ellen MacCannell for Sharon Anderson, Angela Carpendale for Harris Campbell.

Happy Birthday to Matthew Beck, Ally Clements, Lauren MacDonald.

Mental Health Tip of the Week – Live in the present moment! The essence of mindfulness is to bring awareness to everything you do in life. It is in the here and now that you live, and if you are not present for the day-to-day, think of all you might be missing.

Today’s Highlights:

  • Come and visit the Genocide Exhibition put together by students in Contemporary History 621! Poetry, posters, displays and artwork reveal the poison and possible preventive measures of Genocide. Room 223 is open during lunch break today and again tomorrow. All are welcome!
  • Prom Committee meeting is today at 11:45am in Room 85.
  • Brett Hicken, Dalton Kemp, Kyle G Murphy, and Lukas O’Connor are asked to see Mrs. Killeen please.
  • Relay for Life forms and money ($15) are to be passed in by the end of today. Give these forms and money to either Chloe Jardine or Emma Collings. Thank you.
  • Student Loan Information meeting today at 6:30pm for parents and grads. Graduation information will also be provided.
  • Students are reminded that all missing items must be paid for or returned in order to receive final end of year reports. Home room teachers have been provided with listings of students with missing items. Payments may be made at the main office.
  • All Grade 12 students must pay Student Fees before purchasing a ticket for and attending Prom.

Athletic Department:

  • Today’s home games: Women’s Softball Team plays Charlottetown Rural at 5:30 pm.
  • Congratulations to the Track and Field team on a great showing at the Regional East Meet yesterday. A list of those who qualified for provincials on June 5-6 will be posted later in the week.
  • Nabuurs is looking for two students who are interested in acting as MCs at the MRHS Awards Banquet on Tuesday, June 9. Interested students please see Ms. Nabuurs by Thursday of this week.
  • Any students or staff with photos of school clubs or athletics are asked to please email them to Ms. Nabuurs at ncnabuurs@edu.pe.ca (by Friday of this week) for inclusion in the awards banquet slide show.
  • Athletes who owe money ($24) for their rugby or softball hoodies should pay in the PE office at noon.
  • MRHS Awards Banquet – Tuesday, June 9, at 5:30 pm – Sign-up and ticket sales will take place from May 25 to 29 at noon in the ticket booth. Athletes have already paid for their tickets (included in the athletic fee) but MUST SIGN UP IN ORDER TO ATTEND. Cost for all other students is $5. Parents can purchase tickets through the school for $10. Deadline to sign-up/purchase tickets is Friday, May 29. Dress is business casual.
  • The following students owe badminton athletic fees ($10): Donavan Bears, Kirsten Whiteway, Jake Banks, Mark Morrison, Riley Lavandier, Dean Hicken, Jesse Campbell, Nolan Hicken. Please pay Ms. Nabuurs or the main office ASAP.
  • The following students owe rugby fees ($30): Denver Bastedo, Lucas Cann, Liam Thompson, Cole Jenkins, Alisha MacDonald, Michaela MacSwain, Chloe Chapman, Tionna Gordon, Morganne Rice, Sarah Christensen, Emily Fraser, Kaytlin Chandler, Michelle MacLennan, Isaac Arbuckle, Jesse Campbell.
  • The following students owe softball fees ($30): Dean Hicken, Cameron Gillis, Riley Lavandier, Cody Fitzpatrick, Taylor Ferguson, Ashley Johnson, Rebekah Conohan, Katelyn Patton, Danielle Collings.
  • Fall and winter athlete photos are for sale for $5; check at the main office. Please purchase your photo!
  • MRHS Athletic Clothing is on sale! All articles are buy one and get one for 50% off! Hoodies are $30, gym pants are $30, and T-shirts are $10. Athletic clothing is on sale during mornings in the ticket booth.

Upcoming Events:

  • Peer Helpers: There will be Peer Helping Block Meetings tomorrow. These meetings will run for approximately 20 minutes.
  • Last STRIVE meeting will be May 28 at 11:45 in the Library Conference Room.  Please attend and take your journals with you.
  • Change of Date! Culinary “Home Cooked Classic” is now on May 28: A crunchy California salad topped off with candied almonds and juicy mandarin oranges, served with a fluffy biscuit and a creamy four-cheese pasta made with chioccole noodles that trap the four cheese sauce inside. For the main dish, a flavour packed meatloaf and for dessert a wonderful sweet and tangy lemon tart accompanied by a refreshing carrot-apple juice.
  • Learning Centre A is hosting a “Big Barbeque Cook-Out” next week. This fund-raising venture is being held on Wednesday, June 3, during lunch break outside the Cafeteria. Hot dog and drink will sell for $2 and you can get a freezie for $1. Come out and support the students from Learning Centre A!

Reminders:

  • All students are required to pay the $20 Student Fee.

Public Service Announcements:

  • Come try Softball on this evening (Wednesday) at the Montague Regional High School gym. Ages 6 to 8 are invited between 5:30 and 6:30, and ages 9 to 12 between 6:30 and 7:30. This program is free of charge and is for boys and girls aged 6 to 12. Gloves and necessary equipment will be provided. All you need is indoor sneakers, a positive attitude and a smile! For more information, contact Jody Kinney at kinney@hotmail.com or call 902-218-9079.
  • Relay for Life organizers are looking for volunteers to help out at this year’s event scheduled for Friday, June 5, at the Old Brudenell Campgrounds from 6:00 pm to 12:00 midnight. Students are reminded that the time volunteering at this event can be put towards your bursary submissions. Parents and/or teachers are welcome to volunteer as well! If you have any questions, please call Paul Aitken at (902) 313-0899.
  • The Northumberland Fisheries Festival will be taking place July 23-26, 2015! Parade is on July 23. Contact them to take part in one of the events! The Youth Showcase Concert is looking for kids who like to show off their talents, the Miss Northumberland Pageant is looking for girls ages 14-18 to take part, and they are accepting individual and team registrations for a Ball Hockey Tournament for all minor hockey ages! Lots of activities for the whole family! Call Katelyn at 902-962-3327 or email kjohnston5592@gmail.com for more info!
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May 26, 2015

It’s a “C-D” Day!

Welcome to the following guest staff today: Michael Hambly for Class Composition, Ellen MacCannell for Harris Campbell, Donna White for Sandra Hicken, Dean Lackie for Matt Kelly, Janet MacDougall for Jennifer Victor (am), Darrell Bradley for Bethany MacLeod

Happy Birthday to Chris Benoit.

Mental Health Tip of the Week – Live in the present moment! The essence of mindfulness is to bring awareness to everything you do in life. It is in the here and now that you live, and if you are not present for the day-to-day, think of all you might be missing.

Today’s Highlights:

  • All Band students are reminded to be at school this evening at 6:15pm.
  • Any students or staff with photos of school clubs or athletics are asked to please email them to Ms. Nabuurs at ncnabuurs@edu.pe.ca (by Friday of this week) for inclusion in the awards banquet slide show.
  • The following students are asked to see Mrs. Killeen in the Library ASAP: Brett Hicken, Chloe Chapman, Dalton Kemp, Lukas O’Connor, Kyle G Murphy.
  • Students are reminded that all missing items must be paid for or returned in order to receive final end of year reports. Home room teachers have been provided with listings of students with missing items. Payments may be made at the main office.
  • All Grade 12 students must pay Student Fees before purchasing a ticket for and attending Prom.
  • Money for Footloose DVD’s is required ASAP. Please give it to Mrs. Power in Learning Centre B.
  • Prom Committee is recruiting Grade 10 and 11 students to help out in Prom preparations and decoration the day of Prom. Grade 10 and 11 students have an opportunity to pay it forward and earn Viking Pin points for their graduating year. Students are invited to come to the next Prom Committee meeting to find out more information and to sign up! Graduates and Prom Committee members thank you in advance!

Athletic Department:

  • Nabuurs is looking for two students who are interested in acting as MCs at the MRHS Awards Banquet on Tuesday, June 9. Interested students please see Ms. Nabuurs by Thursday of this week.
  • Come out to MRHS’ Annual Fill the Hill Rugby game against Westile here at Montague High! (Wednesday or Thursday of this week; stay tuned to announcements for more information.) There will be a BBQ on site with hot dogs for $1 and water for $1. Plan to come out to support Montague Vikings and to fill the hill!
  • Athletes who owe money ($24) for their rugby or softball hoodies should pay in the PE office at noon.
  • MRHS Awards Banquet – Tuesday, June 9, at 5:30 pm – Sign-up and ticket sales will take place from May 25 to 29 at noon in the ticket booth. Athletes have already paid for their tickets (included in the athletic fee) but MUST SIGN UP IN ORDER TO ATTEND. Cost for all other students is $5. Parents can purchase tickets through the school for $10. Deadline to sign-up/purchase tickets is Friday, May 29. Dress is business casual.
  • The following students owe badminton athletic fees ($10): Donavan Bears, Kirsten Whiteway, Daniel Martell, Jake Banks, Mark Morrison, Riley Lavandier, Dean Hicken, Jesse Campbell, Nolan Hicken. Please pay Ms. Nabuurs or the main office ASAP.
  • The following students owe rugby fees ($30): Denver Bastedo, Lucas Cann, Liam Thompson, Cole Jenkins, Alisha MacDonald, Michaela MacSwain, Chloe Chapman, Tionna Gordon, Morganne Rice, Sarah Christensen, Emily Fraser, Kaytlin Chandler, Michelle MacLennan, Isaac Arbuckle, Jesse Campbell.
  • The following students owe softball fees ($30): Dean Hicken, Cameron Gillis, Riley Lavandier, Cody Fitzpatrick, Deanna Morris, Taylor Ferguson, Ashley Johnson, Rebekah Conohan, Katelyn Patton, Danielle Collings.
  • Fall and winter athlete photos are for sale for $5; check at the main office. Please purchase your photo!
  • MRHS Athletic Clothing is on sale! All articles are buy one and get one for 50% off! Hoodies are $30, gym pants are $30, and T-shirts are $10. Athletic clothing is on sale during mornings in the ticket booth.

Upcoming Events:

  • Prom Committee meeting is rescheduled to Wednesday, May 27, at 11:45am. In Room 85.
  • Relay for Life forms and money ($15) are to be passed in by the end of the day Wednesday. Give these forms and money to either Chloe Jardine or Emma Collings. Thank you.
  • Student Loan Information meeting this Wednesday, May 27, at 6:30pm for parents and grads. Graduation information will also be provided.
  • Last STRIVE meeting will be May 28 at 11:45 in the Library Conference Room.  Please attend and take your journals with you.
  • News Flash!! Culinary “Home Cooked Classic” on May 28 (Note change of date): A crunchy California salad topped off with candied almonds and juicy mandarin oranges, served with a fluffy biscuit and a creamy four-cheese pasta made with chioccole noodles that trap the four cheese sauce inside. For the main dish, a flavour packed meatloaf and for dessert a wonderful sweet and tangy lemon tart accompanied by a refreshing carrot-apple juice.

Reminders:

  • All students are required to pay the $20 Student Fee.

Public Service Announcements:

  • Community Consultations on Cyberviolence: The CONNECT project is working with community partners and stakeholders to gain a better understanding of cyberviolence on PEI to determine the best ways to address it. To help with this process, the public is invited to come out to a Community Consultation. Discussions and feedback on this topic is very important to the success of this initiative. Anyone that wants to participate is invited out on Tuesday, May 26, from 7:00 to 8:30 pm. Meeting will be held in the Library Conference Room. This is a project of the East Prince Women’s Information Centre and funded by Status of Women Canada.
  • Come try Softball on Wednesday, May 27, at the Montague Regional High School gym. Ages 6 to 8 are invited between 5:30 and 6:30, and ages 9 to 12 between 6:30 and 7:30. This program is free of charge and is for boys and girls aged 6 to 12. Gloves and necessary equipment will be provided. All you need is indoor sneakers, a positive attitude and a smile! For more information, contact Jody Kinney at kinney@hotmail.com or call 902-218-9079.
  • Relay for Life organizers are looking for volunteers to help out at this year’s event scheduled for Friday, June 5, at the Old Brudenell Campgrounds from 6:00 pm to 12:00 midnight. Students are reminded that the time volunteering at this event can be put towards your bursary submissions. Parents and/or teachers are welcome to volunteer as well! If you have any questions, please call Paul Aitken at (902) 313-0899.
  • The Northumberland Fisheries Festival will be taking place July 23-26, 2015! Join us for our parade on July 23, and contact us and take part in one of our events! The Youth Showcase Concert is looking for kids who like to show off their talents, the Miss. Northumberland Pageant is looking for girls ages 14-18 to take part, and we are accepting individual and team registrations for our Ball Hockey Tournament for all minor hockey ages! Lots of activities for the whole family! Call Katelyn at 902-962-3327 or email kjohnston5592@gmail.com for more info!
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May 25, 2015

It’s a “D-C” Day!

Welcome to the following guest staff today: Michael Hambly for Karen Malone, Krista Boudreault for Angela Killeen, Nicole Butler for Matthew Killeen, Darrell Bradley, Ellen MacCannell for Sharon Anderson, Mindy Johnston for Philip MacDonald, Isis Fluegge for Lianne Garland, Anna Howlett, Wanda Cheverie for Gail Johnston, Crystal Squires for Kelly Matheson.

Happy Birthday to Dean Hicken. Belated greetings to the following students who celebrated over the weekend: Chelsey Keefe, Stephanie McBride, Tanner Peardon.

Mental Health Tip of the Week – Live in the present moment! The essence of mindfulness is to bring awareness to everything you do in life. It is in the here and now that you live, and if you are not present for the day-to-day, think of all you might be missing.

Today’s Highlights:

  • The following students are asked to see Mrs. Killeen in the Library ASAP: Brett Hicken, Chloe Chapman, Dalton Kemp, Lukas O’Connor, Kyle G Murphy.
  • Students are reminded that all missing items must be paid for or returned in order to receive final end of year reports. Home room teachers have been provided with listings of students with missing items. Payments may be made at the main office.
  • All Grade 12 students must pay Student Fees before purchasing a ticket for and attending Prom.
  • Money for Footloose DVD’s is required ASAP. Please give it to Mrs. Power in Learning Centre B.
  • Prom Committee is recruiting Grade 10 and 11 students to help out in Prom preparations and decoration the day of Prom. Grade 10 and 11 students have an opportunity to pay it forward and earn Viking Pin points for their graduating year. Students are invited to come to the next Prom Committee meeting on Tuesday, May 26, to find out more information and to sign up! Graduates and Prom Committee members thank you in advance!

Athletic Department:

  • Congratulations to the Women’s Softball team on winning the Colonel Gray Tip-Off Tournament this weekend.
  • Softball bus will depart for Colonel Gray at 3:30 pm today.
  • Men’s Rugby players must hang their jerseys in the uniform room this morning.
  • Track and Field bus will depart at 8:45 am tomorrow. All athletes must hand their forms and fees ($10) in to Ms. Kenny, Mr. Campbell, or Ms. Nabuurs today. Uniforms will be signed out in the PE office at noon today.
  • Come out to MRHS’ Annual “Fill the Hill” Rugby game against Westile here at Montague High! (Wednesday or Thursday of this week; stay tuned for more information.) There will be a BBQ on site with hot dogs for$1 and water for $1. Plan to come out to support Montague Vikings and to FILL THE HILL!
  • Athletes who owe money ($24) for their rugby or softball hoodies should pay in the PE office at noon.
  • MRHS Awards Banquet – Tuesday, June 9, at 5:30 pm – Sign-up and ticket sales will take place from May 25 to 29 at noon in the ticket booth. Athletes have already paid for their tickets (included in the athletic fee) but MUST SIGN UP IN ORDER TO ATTEND. Cost for all other students is $5. Parents can purchase tickets through the school for $10. Deadline to sign-up/purchase tickets is Friday, May 29. Dress is business casual.
  • The following students owe badminton athletic fees ($10): Donavan Bears, Kirsten Whiteway, Daniel Martell, Jake Banks, Mark Morrison, Riley Lavandier, Dean Hicken, Jesse Campbell, Nolan Hicken. Please pay Ms. Nabuurs or the main office ASAP.
  • The following students owe rugby fees ($30): Denver Bastedo, Lucas Cann, Liam Thompson, Cole Jenkins, Alisha MacDonald, Michaela MacSwain, Chloe Chapman, Tionna Gordon, Morganne Rice, Sarah Christensen, Emily Fraser, Kaytlin Chandler, Michelle MacLennan, Isaac Arbuckle, Jesse Campbell.
  • The following students owe softball fees ($30): Dean Hicken, Cameron Gillis, Riley Lavandier, Cody Fitzpatrick, Deanna Morris, Taylor Ferguson, Ashley Johnson, Rebekah Conohan, Katelyn Patton, Danielle Collings.
  • Fall and winter athlete photos are for sale for $5; check at the main office. Please purchase your photo!
  • MRHS Athletic Clothing is on sale! All articles are buy one and get one for 50% off! Hoodies are $30, gym pants are $30, and T-shirts are $10. Athletic clothing is on sale during mornings in the ticket booth.

Upcoming Events:

  • Student Loan Information meeting this Wednesday, May 27, at 6:30pm for parents and grads. Graduation information will also be provided.
  • Last STRIVE meeting will be May 28 at 11:45 in the Library Conference Room.  Please attend and take your journals with you.
  • Culinary “Home Cooked Classic” on May 29: A crunchy California salad topped off with candied almonds and juicy mandarin oranges, served with a fluffy biscuit and a creamy four-cheese pasta made with chioccole noodles that trap the four cheese sauce inside. For the main dish, a flavour packed meatloaf and for dessert a wonderful sweet and tangy lemon tart accompanied by a refreshing carrot-apple juice.

Reminders:

  • All students are required to pay the $20 Student Fee.

Public Service Announcements:

  • Community Consultations on Cyberviolence: The CONNECT project is working with community partners and stakeholders to gain a better understanding of cyberviolence on PEI to determine the best ways to address it. To help with this process, the public is invited to come out to a Community Consultation. Discussions and feedback on this topic is very important to the success of this initiative. Anyone that wants to participate is invited out on Tuesday, May 26, from 7:00 to 8:30 pm. Meeting will be held in the Library Conference Room. This is a project of the East Prince Women’s Information Centre and funded by Status of Women Canada.
  • Come try Softball on Wednesday, May 27, at the Montague Regional High School gym. Ages 6 to 8 are invited between 5:30 and 6:30, and ages 9 to 12 between 6:30 and 7:30. This program is free of charge and is for boys and girls aged 6 to 12. Gloves and necessary equipment will be provided. All you need is indoor sneakers, a positive attitude and a smile! For more information, contact Jody Kinney at kinney@hotmail.com or call 902-218-9079.
  • Relay for Life organizers are looking for volunteers to help out at this year’s event scheduled for Friday, June 5, at the Old Brudenell Campgrounds from 6:00 pm to 12:00 midnight. Students are reminded that the time volunteering at this event can be put towards your bursary submissions. Parents and/or teachers are welcome to volunteer as well! If you have any questions, please call Paul Aitken at (902) 313-0899.
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May 22, 2015

It’s a “C-D” Day!

Welcome to the following guest staff today: Dean Lackie for Chantelle Beaton (am), Michael Hambly for Class Composition, Mindy Johnston for Philip MacDonald, Donna White for Bethany MacLeod, Hailey Butler for Angela Killeen, Nicole Butler for Mary Ellen Campbell, Jenny McCarron for Toby Murphy (am), Crystal Squires for Kelly Matheson.

Happy Birthday to Jake Rouzes, Mark Vandenberghe.

Mental Health Tip of the Week – Wake Up Your Playful Side! Enjoy your humorous side! Look at the comics! Pull out your stress toys! Look for the funny and keep life in perspective.

Today’s Highlights:

  • Today, the Culinary class is serving a “Summer Cookout”. Check it out in Room 136!
  • Don’t forget the Cake Auction today to support Relay for Life.
  • The following students are asked to see Mrs. Killeen in the Library ASAP: Brett Hicken, Chloe Chapman, Dalton Kemp, Lukas O’Connor, Kyle G Murphy.
  • Students are reminded that all missing items must be paid for or returned in order to receive final end of year reports. Home room teachers have been provided with listings of students with missing items. Payments may be made at the main office.
  • All Grade 12 students must pay Student Fees before purchasing a ticket for and attending Prom.
  • Money for Footloose DVD’s is required ASAP. Please give it to Mrs. Power in Learning Centre B.
  • Prom Committee is recruiting Grade 10 and 11 students to help out in Prom preparations and decoration the day of Prom. Grade 10 and 11 students have an opportunity to pay it forward and earn Viking Pin points for their graduating year. Students are invited to come to the next Prom Committee meeting on Tuesday, May 26, to find out more information and to sign up! Graduates and Prom Committee members thank you in advance!

Athletic Department:

  • The Rugby team bus will depart for Charlottetown Rural at 3:30 pm. Women play at 5:30 pm and the Men play at 6:30 pm.
  • MRHS Female Athlete of the Week: Emily Brothers. Emily pitched a strong game in the team’s win over Morell last week.
  • MRHS Male Athlete of the Week: Brett Hicken. Brett pitched in the team’s win over Morell last week and was also strong at bat and a leader on the team.
  • Athletes who owe money ($24) for their rugby or softball hoodies should pay today in the PE office at noon.
  • MRHS Awards Banquet – Tuesday, June 9, at 5:30 pm – Sign-up and ticket sales will take place from May 25 to 29 at noon in the ticket booth. Athletes have already paid for their tickets (included in the athletic fee) but MUST SIGN UP IN ORDER TO ATTEND. Cost for all other students is $5. Parents can purchase tickets through the school for $10. Deadline to sign-up/purchase tickets is Friday, May 29. Dress is business casual.
  • The following students owe badminton athletic fees ($10): Milo Ryan, Braden Stewart, Kirsten Whiteway, Sarah MacVarish, Jake Banks, Mark Morrison, Donavan Bears, Daniel Martell, Riley Lavandier, Dean Hicken, Jesse Campbell, Nolan Hicken. Please pay Ms. Nabuurs or the main office ASAP.
  • Fall and winter athlete photos are for sale for $5; check at the main office. Please purchase your photo!
  • MRHS Athletic Clothing is on sale! All articles are buy one and get one for 50% off! Hoodies are $30, gym pants are $30, and T-shirts are $10. Athletic clothing is on sale during mornings in the ticket booth.

Upcoming Events:

  • Student Loan Information meeting next Wednesday, May 27, at 6:30pm for parents and grads. Graduation information will also be provided.
  • Last STRIVE meeting will be May 28 at 11:45 in the Library Conference Room.  Please attend and take your journals with you.
  • Culinary “Home Cooked Classic” on May 29: A crunchy California salad topped off with candied almonds and juicy mandarin oranges, served with a fluffy biscuit and a creamy four-cheese pasta made with chioccole noodles that trap the four cheese sauce inside. For the main dish, a flavour packed meatloaf and for dessert a wonderful sweet and tangy lemon tart accompanied by a refreshing carrot-apple juice.

Reminders:

  • All students are required to pay the $20 Student Fee.

Public Service Announcements:

  • Come try softball on Wednesday, May 27, at the Montague Regional High School gym. Ages 6 to 8 are invited between 5:30 and 6:30, and ages 9 to 12 between 6:30 and 7:30. This program is free of charge and is for boys and girls aged 6 to 12. Gloves and necessary equipment will be provided. All you need is indoor sneakers, a positive attitude and a smile! For more information, contact Jody Kinney at kinney@hotmail.com or call 902-218-9079.
  • Relay for Life organizers are looking for volunteers to help out at this year’s event scheduled for Friday, June 5, at the Old Brudenell Campgrounds from 6:00 pm to 12:00 midnight. Students are reminded that the time volunteering at this event can be put towards your bursary submissions. Parents and/or teachers are welcome to volunteer as well! If you have any questions, please call Paul Aitken at (902) 313-0899.
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May 21, 2015

It’s a “D-C” Day!

Welcome to the following guest staff today: Michael Hambly for Amy Beck and Mary Ellen Campbell, Dean Lackie for Chantelle Beaton, Hailey Butler for Sandra Hicken, Donna White for Bethany MacLeod, Nicole Butler for Matthew Killeen, Crystal Squires for Kelly Matheson.

Happy Birthday to Dylan Higginbotham, C.J. Young.

Mental Health Tip of the Week – Wake Up Your Playful Side! Enjoy your humorous side! Look at the comics! Pull out your stress toys! Look for the funny and keep life in perspective.

Today’s Highlights:

  • Student Services is closed today. Any students who require assistance should check at the main office.
  • Students are reminded that all missing items must be paid for or returned in order to receive final end of year reports. Home room teachers have been provided with listings of students with missing items. Payments may be made at the main office.
  • The following students are asked to please see Mrs. Killeen in the Library ASAP: Brett Hicken, Chloe Chapman, Bailey Jackson, Dalton Kemp, Isaac Power, Lukas O’Connor, Kyle G Murphy.
  • Graduating students are reminded that student fees must be paid in order to purchase a ticket for and attend prom. Thanks.

Athletic Department:

  • The following students need to see Ms. Nabuurs this morning: Matt Quinn, Donavan Bears, Cameron Pollard, Patrick Walsh.
  • MRHS Female Athlete of the Week: Emily Brothers. Emily pitched a strong game in the team’s win over Morell last week.
  • MRHS Male Athlete of the Week: Brett Hicken. Brett pitched in the team’s win over Morell last week and was also strong at bat and a leader on the team.
  • Athletes who owe money ($24) for their rugby or softball hoodies should pay today in the PE office at noon.
  • MRHS Awards Banquet – Tuesday, June 9, at 5:30 pm – Sign-up and ticket sales will take place from May 25 to 29 at noon in the ticket booth. Athletes have already paid for their tickets (included in the athletic fee) but MUST SIGN UP IN ORDER TO ATTEND. Cost for all other students is $5. Parents can purchase tickets through the school for $10. Deadline to sign-up/purchase tickets is Friday, May 29. Dress is business casual.
  • The following students owe badminton athletic fees ($10): Milo Ryan, Braden Stewart, Kirsten Whiteway, Sarah MacVarish, Jake Banks, Mark Morrison, Donavan Bears, Daniel Martell, Riley Lavandier, Colin MacIntyre, Dean Hicken, Jesse Campbell, Nolan Hicken. Please pay Ms. Nabuurs or the main office ASAP.
  • Fall and winter athlete photos are for sale for $5; check at the main office. Please purchase your photo!
  • MRHS Athletic Clothing is on sale! All articles are buy one and get one for 50% off! Hoodies are $30, gym pants are $30, and T-shirts are $10. Athletic clothing is on sale during mornings in the ticket booth.

Upcoming Events:

  • Relay for Life: There is a Cake Auction this Friday to support Relay for Life.
  • Student Loan Information meeting next Wednesday, May 27, at 6:30pm for parents and grads. Graduation information will also be provided.
  • Last STRIVE meeting will be May 28 at 11:45 in the Library Conference Room.  Please attend and take your journals with you.
  • This week (May 22) Culinary is having a “Summer Cookout”: A steaming hot Italian wedding soup filled with spinach and sausage with a buttery golden bread stick sprinkled with parmesan. A side of cold homemade pasta with a sweet honey chicken and veggie shish-kabob. For dessert, an apple pie crumble turnover sprinkled with cinnamon and sugar. Wash it all down with a cooling citrus sweet tea filled with flavour.
  • Culinary “Home Cooked Classic” on May 29: A crunchy California salad topped off with candied almonds and juicy mandarin oranges, served with a fluffy biscuit and a creamy four-cheese pasta made with chioccole noodles that trap the four cheese sauce inside. For the main dish, a flavour packed meatloaf and for dessert a wonderful sweet and tangy lemon tart accompanied by a refreshing carrot-apple juice.

Reminders:

  • All students are required to pay the $20 Student Fee.

Public Service Announcements:

  • Come try softball on Wednesday, May 27, at the Montague Regional High School gym. Ages 6 to 8 are invited between 5:30 and 6:30, and ages 9 to 12 between 6:30 and 7:30. This program is free of charge and is for boys and girls aged 6 to 12. Gloves and necessary equipment will be provided. All you need is indoor sneakers, a positive attitude and a smile! For more information, contact Jody Kinney at kinney@hotmail.com or call 902-218-9079.
  • Relay for Life organizers are looking for volunteers to help out at this year’s event scheduled for Friday, June 5, at the Old Brudenell Campgrounds from 6:00 pm to 12:00 midnight. Students are reminded that the time volunteering at this event can be put towards your bursary submissions. Parents and/or teachers are welcome to volunteer as well! If you have any questions, please call Paul Aitken at (902) 313-0899.
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