Sci-Tech Fair POSTPONED!!

The Sci-Tech Fair for Tuesday, March 1, 2016 has been postponed due to inclement weather until Tuesday, March 8, 2016 at 6:30 p.m.  Hope to see you there!

Announcements for Monday, February 29, 2016

This is a friendly reminder to all students who have selected Co-op for next year to submit a completed application to the Co-op Office, Room B32, ASAP.             D. Kappos

Due to the lack of interest the Ski & Snowboard Club trip on March 4th has been cancelled.  If you have handed in cash or a cheque, please see Mr. Speed for a refund.  W. Speed

There is Wen Do after school on Tuesday in the Dance Studio.  Wen Do is girls self-defence.  J. Romani

A message from Student Council!  Semi-formal tickets will go on sale tomorrow!  Stay tuned for more info on prices and where to buy the tickets from.  All information will be posted on the Student Council Facebook page.  H. Kwan

Announcements for Thursday, February 25, 2016

For any students who did not pre-purchase their yearbook we are selling them in the main foyer at lunch.  Please come by and don’t miss out on those cherished high school memories.  S. Bain

All members of the Junior and Senior Boys’ Basketball team come to Room B20 right at the start of lunch for a brief meeting.  T. Niven

All forms and money for the planned Ski and Snowboard trip on March 4th must be handed in by Friday, February 26th.  W. Speed

The Dress Rehearsal for the Black History Assembly is in the Auditorium after school today.  H. Kwan

Announcements for Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Danforth Ambassadors are needed for today’s Parent/Teacher interviews.  Please see Mr. Hill for more information.  Student Ambassadors who volunteer will get community volunteer hours.  B. Hill

A reminder that there will be an “Odd Couple” rehearsal following Parent/Teacher interviews at 3:00 p.m. in the Drama Studio.  We will be blocking scenes 7 and 8.  Only performers who are in those scenes need to attend.  P. McAlpine

An important message from Guidance!  Friday is the last day to select courses online.  Please go online to myblueprint and select your courses for next year.  If you are a Grade 12 student, you still need to do this and enter not returning and then your destination.  All sign off sheets are due to home form teachers this Friday.  They must be signed by a parent.  T. Maestri

Announcements for Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Weather Alert:  All staff and students are asked to plan accordingly for on time arrival for Wednesday morning due to the expected storm front arriving overnight.  D. Martins

A reminder to all Wen Do participants of a meeting today in Room A19 (Dance Studio) at 3:15 p.m.  Please be on time!  J. Romani

A reminder to all staff and students that PINK SHIRT Day is tomorrow, Wednesday, February 24th.  So come to school wearing your pink shirt and support this anti-bullying initiative.  J. Romani

The Black History Month Assembly Dress Rehearsal is on today after school in the Auditorium.  H. Kwan

Announcements for Monday, February 22, 2016

The Ski & Snowboard Club forms and money must be handed in to Mr. Speed by Friday, February 26th or the trip will be cancelled.  W. Speed

Please join Ms. Filice if you are interested in Mindfulness Meditation.  We start at noon in the Dance Studio, Room A19.  A. Filice

Announcements for Friday, February 19, 2016

Ultimate Frisbee.  There is Ultimate Frisbee at lunch todays in the North Gym.  All are welcome.  A. Charbonneau

Did you mess up and not purchase a yearbook at the beginning the year?  Have no fear!  Yearbooks will be on sale February 23 at lunch in the main foyer for only $35.00.  Limited quantities are available.  S. Bain

A reminder to all Champions of the Mind of our extremely important meeting in Room A12 at lunch.  Please be there and arrive on time.  J. Romani

Please join the Japanese Culture Cub for a nice social outing to pick up lunch and then return to school for some fun chit-chat.  I’m sure it will be enjoyable.  A. Ravera


Announcements for Thursday, February 18, 2016

Black History Month Announcements!

“Harlem” by Langston Hughes

What happens to a dream deferred?  Does it dry up like a raisin in the sun?  Or fester and like a sore – and  then run?  Does it stink like rotten meat?   Or crust and sugar over – like a syrupy sweet?  May it just sags like a heavy load.  Or does it explode?

Attention travellers going on the March break trip to Paris and Italy!  Please be sure to attend our final student/parent departure information meeting on Thursday, February 18th at 6:00 p.m. in the auditorium.  Also, Art History overviews of many key works you will be seeing will be held in Room C22 after school at 3:15 p.m. on the following dates:  February 23rd – Roman & Byzantine, February 25th – The Renasissance, March 1st – Impressionism & Post-Impressionism.  C. Jokinen

Intramural Ball Hockey starts today in the South Gym.  T. Beardwood

There is a very important Prom Committee meeting today in Room C10.  All members must attend.  L. Mnyusiwalla

Indoor Soccer!  All Indoor Soccer team members.  See Mr. Vidovich at lunch.        J. Vidovich

This is a reminder to all grade 10 GLE students attending the “8 Out of 8” celebration.  Please come to Room B67, the Special Education Office, at the beginning of lunch.  J. Cotton

Announcements for Wednesday, February 17, 2016

The Ski and Snowboard Club money and forms need to be returned to Mr. Speed ASAP for the March 4th trip.  Otherwise it may have to be cancelled.  W. Speed

Intramural Ball Hockey starts tomorrow at lunch in the South Gym.  Please check the schedule to know when you are playing.  T. Beardwood

Hockey!  There will be a game Thursday at 1:00 p.m. at George Bell Arena.  Dismissal is at 11:15 a.m.  J. Vidovich

Indoor Soccer!  Would all Indoor Soccer team members please see Mr. Vidovich for tournament permission forms.  J. Vidovich