February 4, 2016

It’s a “D-C” Day!

Happy Birthday to Brady Barter.

Welcome to the following guest staff:  Adam Clow for Kristina McLane, Dean Lackie for Charlie Trainor, Wanda Cheverie for Yvonne Higgins.

Today’s Highlights:

  • Congratulations to Emily Brothers who was chosen as the Schulich nomination for 2016.
  • Study Block students this semester should see Mrs. Killeen for a guideline sheet on expectations for the block.
  • Kenny Richard should see Mrs. Killeen in the Library.
  • The following students are asked to please see Mrs. Killeen at break: Christine Howlett, Dawson McCarthy, Cody Fitzpatrick, Ashton Ryan, Michael VanderZwaag, Jory Donovan, Kayla MacLeod, rose Henbest, Ethan MacKay, Cailyn Ferguson, and Brandon Cann.
  • Student Council sweaters can be picked up in Room 139 at lunch.
  • UNB Transition to University Event: Tonight at 7:00 pm at Delta Prince Edward, Charlottetown. 

Athletic Department:

  • Men’s Rugby Practice Schedule: Monday, February 8, from 3:30 to 5:00 pm in the gym, Wednesday, February 10, from 3:30 to 5:00pm in the Fitness Centre, and Friday, February 12, from 3:30 to 5:00 pm in the gym. 

Upcoming Events:

  • Saint FX will hold an information session on Wednesday, February 10, 2016, from 6:30 to 8:00pm at Hotel On Pownal (146 Pownal St, Charlottetown).  Please RSVP to Erin Draper at edraper@stfx.ca.
  • Saint Mary’s University Information Session: Thursday, February 11, at 7:00pm at Confederation Centre. Interested students should register at info@smu.ca.
  • Holland College visit is now scheduled for February 18 at 11:45am. They will have one on one meetings with students who would like to meet individually with representatives from Holland College.  They will assist with applications, scholarships, as well any other questions students may have.  Please sign up at Student Services for a time.
  • Acadia University will be back for a winter visit on February 24 from 11:45 to 12:30 in the Library Conference Room.  There will be on the spot admissions.  This visit will be more focused on scholarships and residences.
  • The Canadian Association of Principals are proud to sponsor the CAP Student Leadership Award. Criteria for Selection (100 points) includes Leadership in School Activities (1 to max. of 25 points), Leadership in the Community (1 to max. of 25 points), Academic Achievement (1 to max. of 20 points), Essay (1 to max. of 20 points), and Recognition, Awards, Honours and Scholarships (1 to max. of 10 points). Award amount is $250.00. Students should see Ms. Victor for an application.  The deadline is March 1, 2016.


  • Want to win a Galaxy Tablet? Visit scholastic.ca/contests for complete details or contact Mrs. Killeen for more information. Deadline for entries is March 11, 2016.
  • Triathlon: If you are training with Ms. Evans-Renaud and Mr. MacDonald, swimming will be at 7:00am at the AFC on Tuesday and Thursday mornings.  Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings will be in the Fitness Centre at MRHS.  An athletic fee of $10 must be paid to Ms. Evans-Renaud or Mr. MacDonald to help defray the cost of the pool.
  • Ordering Your Yearbook: 2015-16 Yearbooks are on sale until February 26. Don’t be disappointed.
  • Friday Song Requests can be submitted to Ms. Nabuurs.
  • 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.
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