November 21, 2016

It’s a “C-D” Day!

Welcome to the following guest staff: Nicole Butler for Matthew Killeen, Jessica Campbell for Angela Killeen, Adam Clow for Peter Connaughton, Michael Brothers for Jonathan Hayes (pm), Teri MacDonald for Yvonne Higgins.

Today’s Highlights:

  • Report cards that were not picked up at Parent Teacher Interviews will be given out during home room today.
  • Auditions for Camp Rock: The Musical will be after school today and Wednesday. You do not need to be a member of the music department to audition for this show. You just need to be interested in acting and having fun putting a show together. Everyone who auditions should have a memorized monologue and a song prepared. The sign-up sheet for a spot is on the music room door.
  • This year Mr. Munn’s GEO 631 is doing a toy drive. There will be numerous activities going on from now till December 16 to raise money to purchase toys. Together we can help make this Christmas special for many children in our community. PS: Keep an eye out in your home room for the collection jars. The home room that raises the most money wins a PIZZA PARTY!!!!! 


  • Dodgeball Action Today: Killers vs University Wood Islands. Next game is on Wednesday when KUWTK take on the Heat.
  • Viking 7-Week Fitness Challenge continues!  It’s not too late to join, all students and staff are welcome! Go Vikings! 

Student Services:

  • SHAD is seeking high achieving students interested in STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics) who are seeking an enrichment experience. The online application due date is November 28, by 11:59pm. More details and information are available in Student Services.
  • December 1: Acadia University will be here at lunch time to offer admissions on the spot to Grade 12 students.
  • December 5: Holland College will be here at 11:45am for a presentation in the Library. Please feel free to bring your lunch.
  • December 8: JVI will be here for a presentation at 11:45am in the Library.  Please feel free to bring your lunch.  They will be presenting and answering questions on Heavy Equipment Operators, Class 1A (Tractor Trailer), Class 3A (Dump Truck) and Class 2A School Bus Training.  

Upcoming Events:

  • Next SADD meeting will be Tuesday, November 22 at 12noon. Attendance is very important! Bring a lunch please!
  • Heckbert’s will return to school with grad photo orders on Wednesday, December 14, from 11:45 am to 12:30 pm. Payment is due at that time and students will be notified about their balance owing beforehand. Payment can be made by credit card by contacting Heckbert’s at (902)566-5500. Parents and guardians should note that grad photos can be ordered at any time by getting in touch with Heckbert’s. 


  • Yearbooks can be ordered until February 17, 2017. Cost is $50; payment can be made by cash or by cheque made payable to MRHS. Yearbooks can also be ordered on-line using a credit card. The link is available on the school’s website. Do it now; avoid the rush! If you don’t order one, you won’t get one!
  • Students are reminded that all Student and Athletic fees must be paid, as well as uniforms returned, in order to purchase a dance ticket. Those students planning on going to the Christmas dance this year should make sure all fees are paid and sports uniforms returned, to avoid disappointment when trying to purchase your dance ticket! See below for the extensive list of students with outstanding Athletic items.
  • SAVE group meets every Wednesday at 11:50am in the Library Conference Room.
  • Wrestling practices run at MCS on Wednesdays from 4:00-6:00pm and Mondays from 3:30-5:30pm.
  • Craft Group meets Monday at lunch hour in Room #133. Check it out! New members welcome!
  • The Fitness Center is closed on Wednesday after school to all students except Power Lifters.
  • Any student interested in playing board or card games should go to Room 84 at lunch time.
  • Grad Activity Committee is collecting photos for the graduation ceremony slideshow. Send your candid photos to or post to MRHS 2017 GRADS Facebook page.
  • 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. Payments can be made at the front office.
  • All Grade 12 students are asked to pay $40 to help defray costs of this year’s planned grad activities.

Athletic Fees/Forms/Uniforms Missing: Students listed below are asked to pay/return ASAP! Remember that students with missing fees and/or uniforms will not be able to attend the upcoming Christmas dance!

Men’s Soccer:

Tanner Crant – fee

Brandon Lund – fee

Zach Lund – uniform/fee

Milo Ryan – uniform

Matt Quinn – uniform/fee

Donavan Bears – fee


Women’s Soccer:

Lily Levesque – fee


Men’s Volleyball:

(uniform = jersey & shorts)

Dyllin Bernard – uniform

Hunter Wight – uniform

Ross Power – fee

Marshall Ryan – uniform/fee

Darian Rice – uniform

Dawson Lund – uniform/fee

Sawyer Acorn – uniform

John Campbell – uniform/fee

Brady Vincent – uniform

Stephen Thompson – uniform

Ben MacKenzie – uniform

Alex MacKinnon – uniform


Team Red Women’s Volleyball:

Hannah Annear – uniform

Abigail Munro – uniform

Robyn Vandenberge – uniform

Rebecca Martens – uniform

Madi Jay – uniform/fee


Team Black Women’s Volleyball:

Kyla White – uniform

Gabrielle Vandaele – uniform

Jaylyn Carroll – uniform


Women’s Field Hockey:

Alexa Cann – uniform

Emma Stewart – uniform

Sarah Christensen – uniform

Maria Ferguson – uniform

Grace Gormley – uniform



Trey VanColen – fee

Morgan Jardine – fee

Emma London – fee/form

Brady Vincent – fee/form

Dyllin Bernard – form

Maria Ferguson – form/fee

Donavan Bears – form/fee

Austin deVries – fee

Morgan Kemp – form/fee

Allie Clements – form

William MacLeod – fee

Caleb Creed – fee

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