June 7, 2017

It’s a “D-C” Day!

Happy Birthday to Nolan McKenna and Ms. Chantelle Beaton. 

Welcome to the Following Guest Staff: Harold Brothers, John Allen MacLean, Mike Hambly 

The MRHS Mascot now has a name…. Viktor … thanks to everyone who participated in the naming process. 

Today’s Highlights:

  • There will be a quick prom committee meeting at break this morning in Learning Centre A.
  • There will be a short meeting for all SEVEC students in Mr. Kelly’s room at 12:15 today.  Attendance is mandatory.
  • Q & A session in Student Services today at lunch for Grade 12 students.
  • Students: please return all Library materials today or tomorrow! Thank you.
  • The following students are asked to please see Ms. Anderson in her office: David Shepard, Dylan Feener, Taylor Myers, Ryan Batchilder, Katelyn Decoste, Jordan Anderson, Hannah MacDonald, Colby Whilt, Jessie MacDonald and Nick Warren.
  • Today in the Cafeteria: Spaghetti with meat or marinara sauce served with side salad and garlic breadstick, chicken parmesan wraps, panzerotti, hummus and veggie wraps. 

Upcoming Events:

  • Tomorrow in the Cafeteria: Chicken teriyaki served with rice and side veggies, grilled cheese sandwich, Mexican pizza, chicken Caesar salad wraps.
  • The draw for the ipad mini will be held at lunch on Thursday.  Please make sure you hand in your completed Viking Pride card to Ms. Beaton to be entered in the draw.
  • Exams start on Friday, June 9.
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June 6, 2017

It’s a “C-D” Day!

Happy Birthday to Ben Defusco, Ethan Jackson Creamer, Topanga MacLean, Robyn Vandenberghe. 

Welcome to the Following Guest Staff: Mindy Johnston, Adam Gauthier, Ashley Praught, John Allen MacLean, Mike Hambly, Jessica Campbell 

Grad Reminders:

  • $40 Grad Activity Fee is due and payable to the office.
  • Please sign up during lunch break for paintball, closing banquet and hypnotist. Do this before Friday in Room 141 with Mr. MacDonald, Mr. Killeen or Ms. McInnis.
  • Paintball needs a permission form signed and students must travel by bus.
  • All activities are included with grad activity fee.
  • Please inform us of any special dietary needs when you sign up.
  • June 20: Paintball 2-4pm (be at the school by 1:30, bus leaves at 1:45), and closing 5-7pm (meal, grad slideshow, awards, hypnotist).
  • All Grade 12 students interested in participating in the Interfaith service, to be held before the graduation ceremony, please come sign-up in Room 95 at 11:43 today. You could sign-up to read or to sing in the choir.
  • Remember that attendance at the Grad Rehearsal on Wednesday (June 21) is mandatory. 

Today’s Highlights:

  • Final SADD meeting of the year is scheduled for today.
  • Last reminder for anyone who has signed up for Child Care 802 for next year: You MUST see Mrs. Hicken for an interview before you leave for the summer.
  • Today in the Cafeteria: Chicken quesadilla with Mexican rice and side salad, philly cheese steak flat bread hoagie, BBQ chicken pizza, BLT wraps. 

Athletics:

  • Congratulations to the Men’s Rugby team, as they won the AA Provincial Championship last night, beating Colonel Gray 13-5.  It was a fantastic game to watch, and the men played their hearts out.  Thanks for a great season!

Upcoming Events:

  • Grade 12s: Stressed about life after high school? Come to a Q & A session in Student Services Wednesday at lunch to get all your questions answered.
  • Tomorrow in the Cafeteria: Spaghetti with meat or marinara sauce served with side salad and garlic breadstick, chicken parmesan wraps, panzerotti, hummus and veggie wraps.
  • There will be an important STRIVE meeting on Thursday at 11:45 in Student Services. All members are asked to be there.
  • The Library and all seminar rooms will be closed Friday, June 9, to accommodate exams being written. This means the printer and chrome books are not accessible on this day. Please plan accordingly and sorry for the inconvenience.
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June 5, 2017

It’s a “D-C” Day!

Happy Birthday to Jack McKenna. Belated greetings to Nathan Messer and Earl Campbell who celebrated their birthdays over the weekend. 

Welcome to the Following Guest Staff: Morgan Hennessey, Jana MacLeod 

Today’s Highlights:

  • HAL camping trip is cancelled.
  • Fly Tyers are meeting today at lunch break in Mr. Trainor’s room.
  • Today in the Cafeteria: Cheesy chicken pasta bake with side Caesar salad and a garlic bread stick, hamburger pizza, thai chicken wraps 

Congratulations to MRHS Track & Field athletes who competed at the Provincial Track & Field Meet on the weekend.  Congratulations to all competitors and special thanks to Ms. Butler, Mr. Killeen, and Daniel Whalen for coaching!  Here are the results:

Juvenile Women:

  • 4 x 100m – 5th place
  • 4 x 400m – 4th place
  • High Jump – Alexa Cann, 1st place, new provincial record!
  • Long Jump – Katelyn Visser, 11th place, Braylan MacEachern, 12th place
  • Triple Jump – Jenna White, 6th place
  • Shotput – Airika Pollard, 1st place
  • Discus – Alexa Cann, 11th place
  • Javelin – Alexa Cann, 2nd place

Senior Women:

  • 100m – Chloe Murphy, 5th place, Sami-Dee Chaisson, 6th place
  • 200m – Chloe Murphy, 6th place
  • 4 x 100m – 3rd place
  • 4 x 400m – 3rd place
  • High Jump – Grace Gormley, 3rd place
  • Triple Jump – Grace Gormley, 2nd place
  • Shotput – Selina Martens, 9th place
  • Javelin – Selina Martens, 10th place

Juvenile Men:

  • 100m – Zack MacNevin, 6th place
  • 200m – Zack MacNevin, 6th place
  • 300m – Micah MacDonald, 6th place
  • 2000m – Logan Fitzpatrick, 6th place, T.J. MacLeod, 7th place, Colby Whilt, 10th place
  • 4 x 100m – 4th place
  • 4 x 400m – 5th place
  • High Jump – Parker Somers, 6th place, Logan Fitzpatrick, Colby Whilt, 8th place
  • Triple Jump – Owen MacNeill, 1st place, Provincial Record
  • Long Jump – Owen MacNeill, 1st place, Provincial Record
  • Shotput – T.J. MacLeod, 2nd place
  • Javelin – Hunter Wight, 4th place

Senior Men:

  • 100m – Brodie McCarthy, 7th place
  • 800m – Darian Rice, 5th place
  • 4 x 100m – 5th place
  • 4 x 400m – 2nd place
  • Triple Jump – Darian Rice, 6th place, Brodie McCarthy, 7th place
  • Discus – Alex MacKinnon, 1st place
  • Javelin – Alex MacKinnon – 2nd place

Team Rankings:

  • Juvenile Women: 3rd/8 teams
  • Senior Women: 6th/8 teams
  • Juvenile Men: 2nd/7 teams
  • Senior Men: 5th/10 teams

Athletics:

  • Today in Ball Hockey: Cardigan Fog Devils vs Staff Hawks.
  • Men’s Rugby AA Gold Medal final is at Colonel Gray High School at 6:00pm. Bus is leaving at 3:00pm. 

Upcoming Events:

  • SADD members, reminder to bring your new recruit to Ms. Killeen or Ms. Murphy before the last day of class, better yet to the final SADD meeting tomorrow.
  • Tomorrow in the Cafeteria: Chicken quesadilla with Mexican rice and side salad, philly cheese steak flat bread hoagie, BBQ chicken pizza, BLT wra
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June 2, 2017

It’s a “C-D” Day!

Welcome to the Following Guest Staff: Chelsey MacDonald, Michael Hambly, Morgan Hennessey, Harold Brothers, Rose Leger, John Allen MacLean 

Today’s Highlights:

  • Katelyn Visser and Darian Rice, please see Ms. McInnis today.
  • Fly Tyers meet at lunch today in Mr. Trainor’s room.
  • Today, we will be cooking shellfish in the Culinary Lab during D Block. If you have a sensitivity to shellfish, please avoid this area. If you have a class in the science area at that time, please see Ms. Anderson before noon.
  • Chrome book #2 is still missing from the Library chrome cart. If found, please return. Thank you.
  • Today in the Cafeteria: Soup with grilled cheese sandwich, donair pizza, ranch taco wraps.

Athletics:

  • Next Ball Hockey Intramural Game will be on Monday: Cardigan Fog Devils vs Staff Hawks. 

Upcoming Events:

  • Monday in the Cafeteria: Cheesy chicken pasta bake with side Caesar salad and a garlic bread stick, hamburger pizza, thai chicken wraps.
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June 1, 2017

It’s a “D-C” Day!

Happy Birthday to Sawyer Acorn, Parker Ellis 

Welcome to the Following Guest Staff: Mindy Johnston, Michael Hambly 

Today’s Highlights:

  • Welcome Mr. Parker Grimmer, Director of the Public Schools Branch, who is visiting MRHS today.
  • The Social Justice and Diversity Wrap-Up Party is today during lunch break in Student Services. All members are encouraged to attend!
  • Today in the Cafeteria: Chicken stir fry with Cantonese noodles, cheesesteak quesadilla, Mexican pizza, chicken Caesar salad wraps.

Athletics:

  • Rugby Women’s AAA gold medal game is today, at 5:30pm at UPEI. The team bus is leaving at 3:00pm.
  • Next Ball Hockey Intramural Game will be on Monday: Cardigan Fog Devils vs Staff Hawks. 

Upcoming Events:

  • Tomorrow in the Cafeteria: Soup with grilled cheese sandwich, donair pizza, ranch taco wraps.
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May 31, 2017

It’s a “C-D” Day!

Happy Birthday to Ryan Lowery, Avery Smith 

Welcome to the Following Guest Staff: Jana MacLeod, Jessica Campbell 

Grade Twelve Students:

  • Grade 12 students are reminded to apply for the MRHS School Prizes, found in the Google Classroom using code d8keq4d.  Deadline is Friday, June 2. 

Today’s Highlights:

  • Could the following students please see Mrs. MacDonald: Emma Sheppard, Brayden Young, Ben Daley, and Ethan Jackson Creamer.
  • The following people should see Ms. Beck at first break this morning: Cuyler Brehaut, Alena MacLean, and Julie MacKay.
  • Fly Tyers meet today at 11:45 in Mr. Trainor’s room.
  • Students in Grades 10 & 11 interested in helping out at Prom, please see Mrs. MacDonald.
  • Any one that has signed up for the Child Care 802 next year, should see Mrs. Hicken in Room #133 before you leave for the year to set up an appointment for an interview.
  • First year Peer Helpers need to pick up an application and schedule an interview time from Ms. Beaton or Mr. Killeen in Room 140 before Friday, June 2.
  • SADD meeting today at 12:05pm in the Library Conference room. Please bring your lunch; attendance is mandatory.
  • Today in the Cafeteria: Baked macaroni and cheese served with side salad and roll, pizza wraps, panzerotti, hummus and veggie wraps.

Athletics:

  • The Women’s Softball Team will be heading to Westisle today at 12:15.
  • Track and Field practice today after school, the last practice before Provincials this weekend!
  • Men’s Rugby team are playing today at 5:00pm in the AA Semi Finals, here in Montague. 

Upcoming Events:

  • Tomorrow in the Cafeteria: Chicken stir fry with Cantonese noodles, cheesesteak quesadilla, Mexican pizza, chicken Caesar salad wraps.
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May 30, 2017

It’s a “D-C” Day!

Happy Birthday to Jason de Vries, Ros Goldfinch, Grace Gormley 

Welcome to the Following Guest Staff: Mindy Johnston, Jessica Campbell 

Grade Twelve Students:

  • St Thomas University will be set up in the lobby at lunch for any students interested in learning about their programs, scholarships and campus. 

Prom:

  • Tickets will be on sale starting this Thursday, June 1. Tickets will be $25.00 on June 1st, 2nd, and 5thand increase to $30 on June 6th.  
  • Tickets for the procession only will be $10 per person.
  • There must be 100 dinner tickets sold in order for the dinner to go ahead – the decision will be made on June 6
  • Grads must have their signed contract and have student fees paid in order to purchase tickets. 

Today’s Highlights:

  • A (pink) list of library materials currently issued to students has been distributed to homeroom teachers to be shared this morning. While these books are not due back until next week, we are just attempting to gather materials you are no longer using. Please see Mrs. Killeen in the library if there’s any sort of issue. Any misplaced items will cost $12 per book.
  • Prom information was distributed to all Grade 12 students in home room class today. This memo is also available on the school’s web site.
  • Hicken has treats for sale in her classroom until they are gone. Come down and get some great deals. All proceeds go to the Disney Choir.
  • Sophie MacDonald, Maria Ferguson and Alyta VandenBroek are asked to please go to Learning Centre A to pick up the envelopes and prom tickets from Ms. Pike.
  • The following students are asked to see Mrs. Killeen before noon: Donovan Bears, Samantha Martell, Celina McGuigan, Ryan Curran, Sophie MacDonald, Calista Steele, Sophia Brothers, John Campbell and Alex Parsons.
  • SADD meeting today at 12:05pm in the Library Conference room. Please bring your lunch; attendance is mandatory.
  • Today in the Cafeteria: Chicken fajita on whole wheat tortilla with Mexican rice, cheesy flat bread, BBQ chicken pizza, BLT wraps.

Athletics:

  • There will be a Gaelic football session for girls/women today at 6.30pm at Colonel Gray High School. Everyone is welcome so you can bring friends, sisters, mothers, aunties – whoever wants to join in. (Coach Éilis Keegan) 

Upcoming Events:

  • Tomorrow in the Cafeteria: Baked macaroni and cheese served with side salad and roll, pizza wraps, panzerotti, hummus and veggie wraps.
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