Announcements for Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Hockey!  Tryouts go today in the North Gym after school.  Permission forms are required.  J. Vidovich

Don’t forget the Physics Contest practice today at lunch in Room A76.  We will go over practice test # 3.  R. Tevlin

All crystal growers!!  Please come in today during lunch to Room C06 to harvest your crystals.  I. Durairaj

Badminton Club continues today at lunch in the North Gym.  New members are welcome.  T. Beardwood

A few new messages from Guidance!  Are you interested in learning how to swim for free?  Are you interested in learning first aid and CPR for free?  Toronto Sport Leadership is offering free lessons at the Main Community Centre pool and the Jimmy Simpson pool.  Please see Guidance for more details.  T. Maestri

To all Grade 11 and 12 students!  Today we have Carleton University visiting.  They will be in Room B08 at the beginning of lunch.  Also, please note that if you would like to attend Ottawa University’s information session held on Friday, November 20th during Period 2, you must sign up in Guidance before Thursday.  T. Maestri

This week in Anti-Bullying week!!  Have you ever witnessed someone being bullied?  When it comes to bullying, doing nothing is actually doing something.  When you are silent, you help the bully, if you speak up, you help the victim.  If you see someone being bullied, speak up!  Sixty percent of the time, bullying stops within 10 seconds if a bystander gets involved.  Remember to stop by the front foyer at lunch to buy your pink shirt for Pink Day!  J. Romani

Announcements for Monday, November 16, 2015

Hockey!  Tuesday after school there will be a hockey tryout in the North Gym.  Please bring your own helmets, sticks and gloves.  Permission forms are required.  First on-ice tryouts will be Wednesday, November 25th.  J. Vidovich

A reminder to students that Book Club is meeting today at lunch in Room B08.  J. Romani

To all Grade 11 and 12 students!  The University of Guelph will be here today at lunch in Room B08.  Tomorrow Carleton University will be in at lunch in Room B08.  This Friday is the last day of University Information Session with Queens University being held during Period 2.  If you would like to attend the University of Ottawa information session, you must sign up in Guidance before Thursday.  Also a reminder to all Grade 12’s be to be checking AW for up to date announcements.  T. Maestri

This week is Bullying Awareness Week!!  Bullying is a behaviour where an individual purposely and deliberately hurts others.  If you are bullied……..REPORT IT!  It is your right and you are protecting yourself.  Get support from people around you that you can trust.  We all need to take a stand and put a stop to bullying.  Today in the front foyer Champions of the Mind will be selling pink t-shirts.  Please come by to support bullying awareness.                 T. Maestri

A reminder that there will be a pizza party for all members of the Drama Club in the Drama Studio at lunch today.  P. McAlpine

Grade 8 Information Tours are coming to Danforth.  To interested Ambassadors….please come to the Attendance Office to sign up.  The tours begin this Friday.  B. Hill

This is a reminder that the Japanese Culture Club will be back on this Friday!  We’ll be having a special guest appearance by Ms. Hwang.  She’ll be delighting us with a slide show of pictures taken in beautiful Japan.  A. Ravera

Please join Ms. Filice in Room A12 for meditation and relaxation practice.  Start time is at noon.  A. Filice

Today is the last day for Intramural Basketball.  If you want to get your game on better come.  T. Beardwood

Just a reminder that there is a Junior Boys’ Basketball practice today at 3:15 p.m. in the North Gym.  K. Nizich

 

 

Announcements for Thursday, November 12, 2015

Senior Boys’ Basketball meeting today at lunch in Room B04.  T. Smith

Don’t forget that the Badminton Club is today at lunch and every Day 2 in the North Gym.  New members are welcome.  R. Tevlin

Today at lunch in Room A76!  The McMaster University Physics Contest training continues!!  Snacks will be provided.  For PHYSICS FANS today at lunch in Room A76.  D. Jackson

Come on down to the main foyer during lunch to get your henna done and support the Syrian refugees!  See you there.  T. Fludder

Announcements for Wednesday, November 11, 2015

A big thank you to Mr. McAlpine and Ms. Mildebrath and all the teachers and students involved in our very moving Remembrance Day assembly.  L. Lopes

Just a reminder there is a Junior Boys Basketball practice after school in the North Gym at 3:15 p.m.  K. Nizich

Hockey!  Tryouts today at lunch in the South Gym.  Permission forms required.  J. Vidovich

Today at lunch Waterloo University will be here.  They will be in Room B08 at the beginning of lunch.  T. Maestri

Announcements for Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Hockey!  Tryouts continue on Wednesday at lunch in the South Gym.  Permission forms are required.  J. Vidovich

A reminder that the Drama Club will be meeting for a very short rehearsal in the Auditorium after school.  Also, all stage crew members participating in tomorrow’s Remembrance Day Assembly should be in the Auditorium immediately after school.  P. McAlpine

 

Announcements for Monday, November 9, 2015

Late start Thursdays have been postponed until further notice.

A reminder to all students participating in the “Tour of the Trades” field trip tomorrow.  We will be meeting in the front foyer at 8:40 a.m.  Please do not be late since the bus will not wait for late arrivals.  J. Romani

Japanese Culture Club will be meeting today in Room B37.  A. Ravera

Grade 11 and 12 Physics students!  There will be a McMaster University Physics Contest practices on Tuesday and Thursday at lunch.  R. Tevlin

The MaST Ambassadors who are already signed up to help tomorrow evening need to be in Ms. Tevlin’s room, Room A76 at 5:30 p.m.  R. Tevlin

Hockey!  There will be a hockey tryout today at lunch in the South Gym.  Permission forms are required.  Next tryout is Wednesday at lunch.  J. Vidovich

Found!  A USB stick from a former Glen Ames grad with great videos, an essay on “To Kill a Mockingbird” and other great stuff.  It is in the main office.           J.P. Bernier

If you are interested in meditation and relaxation please come to Room A12, the “Chill Out Room” at noon today for Mindful Mondays.  A. Filice

Book Club is meeting in Room B08 during lunch.  J. Romani

Just a reminder that there is a Junior Boys’ Basketball practice today at 3:15 p.m. in the North Gym.  K. Nizich

This is a very important reminder to everyone involved in the Remembrance Day assembly, that includes all performers, staff advisors and stage crew, that there is a full dress rehearsal immediately after school today.  Please come to the auditorium right after the bell as we have a lot to get through.  For more information please see Mr. McAlpine.  P. McAlpine

 

Announcements for Thursday, November 5, 2015

Thursday late starts have been postponed until further notice.

Hockey!!  A reminder to all players wanting to tryout for the hockey team to get your permission forms in to Mr. Vidovich ASAP.  Tryouts will be happening soon.  J. Vidovich

Just a reminder of our Cross-Country meeting today in Room B73 at lunch.         J. Vetsis

A reminder to all students interested in the “Tour of the Trades” field trip taking place next week to please hand in your permission forms.  The deadline is Friday!!  Don’t miss out on this great opportunity.  J. Romani

Fun Friday in the Library.  Join us for board games at lunch!  B. Mackay

Just a reminder that there is a Junior Boys’ Basketball tryout today in the North Gym.  Be there for 3:15 p.m.  Check the board outside of the Phys Ed Office, Room Y02 to see the first round of cuts.  K. Nizich

Prom Committee is having its first meeting today at lunch in Room C10.  See you soon Prom Committee.  L. Mnyusiwalla

Announcements for Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Attention all Boys’ Group members!  This is a friendly reminder to come to Room B07 by 11:45 a.m.  Looking forward to seeing you there.  L. Williams

The Cross-Country meeting has been rescheduled to tomorrow at lunch.  See you there.  J. Vetsis

Are you going on the March break trip to Europe?  This is your chance to earn cash to help pay for it.  Selling gift cards could make up to $300.00 by February.  See Mr. West in Room B47 for details.  G. West