Announcements for Friday, January 16, 2015

Grad Photos are coming!!  Home form teachers will be handing out information on how to sign up on line.  Photos will take place on January 20, 21, 22 and 26, 2015.  Please see J.P. Bernier in the Main Office if you need assistance in navigating the site.  S. Bain

Glee Club is meeting today at 11:30 a.m. in Room B66.  Come on and sing!   J. Cheesman

EcoSchools would like to maintain our gold standard by asking all teachers to maximize natural light by turning off classroom lights whenever possible.  As well, please close all curtains and/or blinds.  Thank you.  T. Fludder

Yesterday’s Student Success Day was a huge success with lots of students coming in and catching up on missed assignments.  Three lucky students have won movie packages by showing up yesterday.  You’re our grand winners form yesterday afternoon.  Please come see Ms. Vetsis in the Guidance Office to claim your prize.  J. Vetsis

Intramural Volleyball continues today at lunch in the South Gym.  T. Beardwood

Badminton team tryouts are today after school in the North Gym.  T. Beardwood

Yesterday in Boys Indoor Soccer action!!  The team beat Parkdale CI 4-1.  J.R. Medley scored 2 goals for Danforth.  J. Vidovich

Announcements for Thursday, January 15, 2015

Grad Photos are coming!!  Home form teachers will be handing out information.  Please sign up on line!  Photo sessions will take place at the school on January 20, 21, 22, and 26.  If you have any difficulties signing up on line please contact J.P. Bernier in the Main Office.  S. Bain

Boys Indoor Soccer!  The team has a game today at 3:15 p.m. at the Monarch Park CI bubble.  J. Vidovich

Big shout out to the Senior Girls Volleyball team on an impressive win over East York CI.  Outstanding play by all team members!  M. Graul

Don’t forget the Student Success afternoon today.  Complete assignments, extra work, etc. and raise your mark.  All teachers are available and you have a chance to win movie tickets!!  J. Vetsis

Announcements for Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Wanna touch your toes?  Have abs like a warrior?  Lunge like a goddess?  The balance of a lemur?  Do lemurs even have good balance?  Yoga starts again tomorrow at 3:30 p.m. in the Dance Studio.  See you there!  A. Lajeunesse

A reminder to Ms. Dixon’s Dance classes!  Period 3, Grade 9 are in the Library; Period 4 – Grade10/00 are in Room B71.  You do not need to change.  Be on time!  E. Dixon

Attention to all Girls Group members!  We have a special guest speaker today.  Please come to Room B07 at the start of lunch today.  L. Williams

For all staff attending the Mindfulness Session today in Room A15!  Please come on time as we will be starting at 3:15 p.m.   Thanks.  T. Maestri

Intramural Volleyball starts today at lunch in the South Gym.  T. Beardwood

Badminton team tryout forms are available in Room Y02, the Phys Ed Office.  Tryouts are Friday after school in the North Gym.  T. Beardwood

The Aboriginal and Allies Club is meeting today at lunch in Room C46.  This is a reminder.  See you there!  M. Huycke

Do you want a chance to win a movie package while at the same time raising your marks?  If you’ve been struggling in your classes make sure to take advantage of tomorrow’s Student Success afternoon.   This is an opportunity for you to visit your teachers and complete missed assignments.  Coming and completing missed assignments will enter you in a draw to win one of three movie packages that include 2 movie tickets, 2 soft drinks and popcorn!  Take advantage of this chance to catch up before second term report card marks!  Please ask your teachers for more information.  J. Vetsis

EcoSchools would like to maintain our gold standard by asking all teachers to maximize natural light by turning off classroom lights whenever possible.   As well, please close all curtains and/or blinds at the end of the day.  Thank you.    T. Fludder

Grad Photos are coming!  Home form teachers will be handing out info on how to sign up on line.  Photos will take place January, 20th, 21st, 22nd, and 26th.      S. Bain

Stressing out about the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test?  No need!!  Boost your confidence!  Boost your ability!  Attend the Boost Club!  Every Tuesday at lunch in Room B75!  Pizza will be provided!  S. Bain

Announcements for Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Congratulations go out to the Senior Girls Volleyball team on a big victory over Jarvis CI.  Outstanding play by all team members.  Next league game is tomorrow verses East York CI at East York CI.  M. Graul

Boys Hockey!  There will be a game today at George Bell Arena against Oakwood CI at 3:30 p.m.  Dismissal is at 1:30 p.m.  J. Vidovich

There will be a brief meeting for the Senior Boys Basketball team at the beginning of lunch in front of Room B02.  T. Smith

EcoSchools would like to maintain our gold standard by asking all teachers to maximize natural light by turning off classroom lights whenever possible.  As well, please close all curtains and/or blinds at the end of the day.  T. Fludder

Tryout forms for the Badminton team are available in Room Y02, the Phys Ed Office.  Tryouts start Friday after school.  T. Beadwood

Intramural Volleyball starts Wednesday at lunch in the South Gym.                       T. Beardwood

Do you want a chance to win movie tickets while at the same time raising your marks?  This Thursday afternoon is a Student Success Day.  This is an opportunity for you to visit your teachers and complete missed assignments.  Take advantage of this chance to catch up before second term report card marks!  Coming and completing missed assignments will enter you in a draw to win one of three movie packages that include 2 movie tickets, 2 soft drinks, and popcorn!!  Please ask your teachers for more information.  You have two options:  make progress or make excuses!  If you want to make progress in your school work we’ll see you this Thursday afternoon.  J. Vetsis

Stressed about the OSSLT test?  No need!  Boost your confidence!  Boost your ability!  Attend the Boost Club early Tuesday at lunch in Room B75.  Pizza provided!  S. Bain

 

Announcements for Monday, January 12, 2015

There will be an Aboriginal and Allies Club meeting this Wednesday in Room C46 at 11:30 a.m.  See you there.  M. Huycke

Are you a young woman aged 14 to 18 years of age?  Do you live in the “Regent Park, St. Jamestown, or Moss Park communities?  Come join the “Words of Wisdom” all girls club where you will get delicious food every weekly meeting, free books, money for every book read, fun and exciting programs and a fully funded exchange in June.  If interested please come to our orientation on Monday, January 12th from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at  1 Oak Street (north of Dundas and Parliament).  Call Wendy for details at 647-631-6008.  Thank you.  B. Hill

Attention all Grade 12 students!  A reminder that this week we will be providing one on one college application sessions in Guidance.  Come to book an appointment right away.  J. Romani

There will be an Archery practice today for beginning archers at 3:20 p.m. in the South Gym.  The practice is open only to those archers who have completed the safety test.  G. Wilson

A reminder to Mrs. Dixon Dance classes!  Today and Wednesday the Grade 9 Dance (Period 3) will be in the Library.  Period 4 Dance classes will be held in Room B71.  You do not need to change.  Be on time.  E. Dixon

Glee Club is meeting today at 11:30 a.m. in Room B66.   J. Cheesman

Intramural Volleyball will start Wednesday at lunch is the South Gym.  All students interested in playing are welcome to attend.  T. Beardwood

All students interested in trying out for this year’s Badminton team!  The tryout forms are available for pick up in the Phys Ed Office, Room Y02.  Tryouts start Friday after school in the North Gym.  T. Beardwood

 

Announcements for Friday, January 9, 2015

There will be an Archery practice for experienced archers today after school at 3:20 p.m.  G. Wilson

The Glee Club is meeting at 11:30 in Room B66, the Instrumental Music Room.  Calling all singers!  J. Cheesman

Come along to the Japanese Culture Club in Room B37 to play “Katakana Bingo”!  Come learn with us!  A. Ravera

Speaker John Westland on January 21, 2015

Hello Parents

Speaker – Wednesday January 21st .  

John Westland is coming!!

Details below. Come out and renew acquaintance with PSC friends new and old. A good turnout shows John we appreciate his time and perspective.

You may bring non-PSC friends as well.

 

Don’t forget you can check out our weekly topics for January on Facebook or our newsletter and also on our website at ParentSupportConnection.org. Check it out!

 

UPCOMING PSC EVENT–WEDNESDAY January 21st

7:00 PM

SPEAKER: JOHN WESTLAND MSW RSW

TOPIC: OUR KIDS – VIEW FROM THE TRENCHES

AND

SICK KIDS RESOURCE OVERVIEW

John has a wealth of experience working with troubling adolescents and their families. He shares his wit and wisdom with regard to parenting these kids and getting them help and so much more! As part of our 2015 ‘Focus on Community Resources’ we have also asked John to give us an overview of the services offered in Adolescent Medicine and Psychiatry.

 

John Westland

John is a social worker in the Adolescent Substance Abuse Outreach Program at the Hospital for Sick Children. He has been a good friend to PSC and has supported many of our PSC families over the years.

 

LOCATION: Blessed Sacrament Catholic School 24 Bedford Park Av. (1 block north of Lawrence west of Yonge)

Interested friends are always welcome – Please be punctual

Note: Current and Past members – pay regular meeting fee

Non-members $10 at the door

Announcements for Thursday, January 8, 2015

There will be a Hockey meeting today at 12:15 p.m. in the Weight Room.  Those who do not attend need to see Mr. Vidovich before tomorrow’s game.                    J. Vidovich

The Knitting group will meet in Room B74 at lunch today .  We will be watching “Divergent”.  T. Reavell-Roy

Did you like hearing us at the Christmas Concert and assembly.  Then why don’t you come join “Symphonia”!!  There is a meeting after school today in Room B66.  Practice starts again on Monday, January 12th.  J. Cheesman

The Sears Drama Festival writing workshop group will meet in Room B65, the Drama Studio after school today.  T. Reavell-Roy

Do you have a song in your heart?  Check out the Glee Club tomorrow at 11:30 a.m. in Room B66.  J. Cheesman

Announcements for Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Do you feel a song coming on?  If so, come to Glee Club this Friday in Room B66 at 11:30 a.m.  See you there!  J. Cheesman

The Yearbook Committee will be meeting today at lunch in Studio A37.  See you there!  S. Bain

All Danforth Dialogue members!  There is an important meeting today at lunch in Room C33.  Please be prompt and come at the beginning of lunch.                   D. Liarakos

The Sears Drama Festival writing team has a meeting in Room B65, the Drama Studio after school today.  New members are welcome.  T. Reavell-Roy

The Knitflix group meets today at lunch to get our winter items ready for distribution.  We will meet in Room B74.  T. Reavell-Roy

There will be an Archery practice for beginners today in the South Gym starting at 3:20 p.m.  Only student who have successfully completed the safety test can participate.  G. Wilson

 

Announcements for Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Attention all Junior Boys Basketball players!  Go to Room Y02, the Phys Ed office at lunch to see Mr. Nizich.  The game today will be at 3:00 p.m.  K. Nizich

Attention to all students!  The Weight Room is open everyday at lunch.  Fee free to drop by and work out.  Doors open at 11:45 a.m.  K. Nizich

The Glee Club is meeting on Friday at 11:35 a.m. in Room B66.  Sing, sing, sing!!  J. Cheesman

All students who are interested in script writing!  Please join us after school today in the Drama Studio, Room B65 as we continue to write our original play for the Sears Drama Festival.  T. Reavell-Roy

Attention Mrs. Dixon’s Grade 9 Dance class in Period 3!  Class will be held in Room B72 today.  You do not need to change.  Be on time!  E. Dixon