November 16, 2016 Parent Workshop

Practical Tips for Better

Parent – Teen Communication 

How to keep lines of communication open

Every interaction is an opportunity

to maintain and build the relationship

between parent and teen.

Danforth Collegiate and Technical Institute

Wednesday, November 16th 2016

6:00 – 7:30pm

ROOM : B35

A workshop to provide parents with strategies

to improve communication with their teens.

Some of the areas covered by this workshop…

  • Common communication killers
  • Tips for listening to your teen
  • Gaining cooperation from your teen

Jill Greenwood MBA ICF

Jill is a parent educator and life coach. She has been a group facilitator

and workshop leader for the past 14 years.

She is the parent of two wonderful sons who were once teens.

Announcements for Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Junior and Senior Girls’ Volleyball!!  Team roster for this year are posted in Room A28.  Thank you to all who tried out.  M. Graul

Senior Boys’ Soccer!!  Important meeting on Wednesday at lunch in Room A11.  J. Vidovich

Brazilian Jiu Jitzu!!  We are back on the mats today!  Lunch will be provided so be on time.  See you all there!!  SRO Forde

College-Bound Students Lunch and Learn!!  Hosted by Kassi in the Auditorium for Grade 12 students planning to attend college!  T. Reavell-Roy

Georgian College!!  Are here at lunch today to speak with student interested in pursuing a career in Electricity.  Please come to Room B08 at the beginning of lunch.  T. Reavell-Roy

Girls’ Book Club!!  Meeting this week on Thursday during lunch in Room B30.  C. Atkins

Junior Boys’ Basketball!!  Practice in the South Gym today at 3:15 p.m.   T. Niven

Announcements for Monday, November 14, 2016

Junior and Senior Girls’ Volleyball!!  Practice today after school in the North Gym.  M. Graul

Varsity Hockey!!  Practice Thursday, November 17th at Ted Reeve Arena at 3:00 p.m.  Permission forms are available in Room Y02, the Phys Ed Office.                 I. McLeod

Come out to the Queer Gay Straight Alliance meeting today at lunch!!  Room C46.  Bring your lunch!!  C. Bickle

Art Club!!  Meeting on Wednesday after school in Room C22.  C. Jokinen

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu!!  Being held today during lunch in the Wrestling Room, Room B82.  P.C. Forde


Announcements for Thursday, November 10, 2016

Senior Boys’ Soccer!!  We lost a tough, close match to Bloor CI in the South Regional Final.  Mr. Charbonneau and Mr. Vidovich would like to thank the team for a great season!  J. Vidovich

Junior Boys’ Basketball!!  Tryouts after school in the North Gym.  This is the last tryout!!  T. Niven

Ice Hockey!!  Tryouts today at 3:00 p.m. at Ted Reeve Arena.  Students are to be released at 2:00 p.m. today.  Please make sure you bring your completed forms.  T. Beardwood

Senior and Junior Girls’ Volleyball!!  Last tryouts tomorrow morning at 7:00 a.m. in the North Gym.  M. Graul

Announcements for Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Remembrance Day Assembly!!  Participating students are reminded of the dress rehearsal today at 3:15 p.m. in the auditorium.  T. Neub

Junior Boys’ Basketball!!  Tryout for team tomorrow in the North Gym after school.  T. Niven

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu!!  Training resumes on Friday at lunch.  Light refreshments will be provided, so please be on time and bring your GI’s!!  See you there!       SRO Forde

Boys’ Group!!  Please meet in Room B07 for 11:45 a.m. and have your signed forms to hand in.  If not, please see Ms. Williams.  L. Williams

Senior Boys’ Soccer!!  Will play in the South Region final verses Bloor CI at 2:30 p.m. at Monarch Park CI.  Dismissal is at 1:00 p.m.  J. Vidovich

Girls’ Book Club!!  Meeting today at lunch in Room B30.  C. Atkins

Senior Boys’ Hockey!!  Tryouts on November 10th from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. at Ted Reeve Arena.  Permission forms available in Room Y02, the Phys Ed Office.          I. McLeod

Senior and Junior Girls’ Volleyball!!  Tryouts in the North Gym after school and on Thursday at 7:00 a.m. in the North Gym.  M. Graul

Announcements for Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Girls’ Group!!  Please meet today in B07 at the beginning of lunch.  We have our yoga workshop for all those who have spoken with Ms. Williams and have registered.  L. Williams

Remembrance Day Assembly!!  All participants must attend the dress rehearsal on Wednesday, at 3:15 p.m., in the Auditorium.  B. MacKay

Girls’ Book Club!!  Meeting tomorrow at lunch in Room B30.  C. Atkins

Boys’ Soccer Action yesterday!!  The Seniors earned a place in the finals, after defeating Rosedale Heights SA 2 to 0.  Scoring for Danforth were Robi Yonas and Benhur Isac.   The final will be played at Wednesday at Monarch Park CI.      J. Vidovich

Senior Boys’ Basketball!!  Please excuse the members at 2:15 p.m. today for a game at Jarvis CI.  T. Smith

Senior Boys’ Hockey!!  Meeting today at 11:35 a.m. in Room A11.  I. McLeod

Junior Boys’ Basketball!!  Tryouts in the North Gym at 3:15 p.m. today.  T. Niven

Announcements for Monday, November 7, 2016

Bralian Jiu Jitsu!!  Students who have signed up please go to the Wrestling Room, Room B82, at lunch for today’s class.  See you there!  SRO D. Forde

Senior Boys’ Basketball!!  Meeting at the beginning of lunch in Room B70.          T. Smith

Remembrance Day Assembly!!  Dress rehearsal on Wednesday, November 9 after school.  You must be there!!  B. MacKay

Junior Boys’ Basketball!!  Please see Coach Niven today to get a permission form. There will be a tryout out tomorrow in the South Gym at 3:15 p.m.  You need a signed permission form in order to tryout.  T. Niven

Junior and Senior Girls’ Volleyball!!  Tryouts in the North Gym tomorrow morning at 7:00 a.m.  You need a signed permission form to tryout so please pick one up in Room A28.  M. Graul

Girls’ Basketball!!  Please return your jerseys ASAP to Coach Niven.  T. Niven

Boys’ Soccer today!!  Senior team play its semi-final game verses Rosedale Heights SA at home at 3:45 p.m.  J. Vidovich

Queer Gay Straight Alliance!!  Meeting moved to Mondays at lunch in Room C46.  Bring your lunch today!!  C. Bickle

Pathways students!!  Grade 9 and 10’s please see Olando Harris, your Pathways Representative in Room B70 during lunch.  O. Harris

Announcements for Friday, November 4, 2016

Senior Boys’ Soccer Action!!  The Seniors wond their quarter-final playoff game 3 to 0 over Riverdale CI.  Go Redhawks!!  J. Vidovich

Junior Boys’ Soccer!!  Members of the team are reminded of the team luncheon today in Room A11.  J. Vidovich

Badminton Club!!  Open to all grades!!  Today at lunch in the North Gym and every Day 1 at lunch!  R. Tevlin

Board Game Club!!  Today at lunch in the Library.  B. Mackay

Archery Club!!  Members meet today at lunch outside of Room Y02, the Phys Ed Office.  T. Beardwood

Junior Boys’ Basketball!!  There will be a meeting at 12:15 p.m. in the South Gym for any boys interested in playing.  T. Smith


Announcements for Thursday, November 3, 2016

Junior and Senior Girls’ Volleyball!!  Tryouts on Friday morning at 7:00 a.m. in the North Gym.  If you still need a tryout form come to Room A28.  M. Graul

Attention students to use the Special Education Resource Room, Room B67!!  We have a growing pile of lost and found items.  Come and check it out and see if any of it is yours!  Also there is a lost and found with items in the main office, including keys!  And finally, if you have lost items in Phys Ed, there is also a lost and found pile accumulating in the Phys Ed office, Room Y02.  J. Cotton

University of Toronto presentation!!  All Grade 11 and 12 students today at lunch are invited to their presentation in the auditorium.  Bring your lunch and get up to date information.  T. Maestri

Champions of the Mind!!  Meeting today at lunch in Room A12, the Chill Out Room.  New members are welcome!  T. Maestri

Boys’ Soccer today!!  Then Seniors open the playoffs against Riverdale CI at 3:45 p.m.  Players are to meet briefly at Room Y02, the Phys Ed Office at lunch today.  J. Vidovich

Table Tennis Club!!  Open today at lunch in the room near Room Y02, on the XY Floor.  See you there!!  H. Kwan