February 14th, 2020
1) Good luck to the Curling team as they take on Sackville at 9:00 am and Halifax West at 12:30 pm in the Metro Region Tournament today at the Mayflower.
2) Good luck to the Varsity Girls Basketball team as they host Auburn in their final regular season game today at 4 pm.
3) Good luck to the Varsity Boys Basketball team as they host Dartmouth in their final regular season game today at 6 pm.
4) Practice for the Gr. 9 Girls Flag Football team has been cancelled for today.
5) Open Badminton has been cancelled for tonight.
*The Lieutenant Governor’s Medal is awarded to two (2) Grade 11 students whom show leadership, strong community and school involvement, and have commendable marks. If you know of a Grade 11 student that you think would be a candidate for this award and you would like to nominate them, please forward their names to Mr. Blakeney by Friday, Feb. 21st, 2020 via e-mail at Jblakeney@hrce.ca
*There will be a Best Buddies Meeting in the D100 pod at lunch today.
*The course selection information meeting for parents of current grade 10 & 11 students will be held at 6:30pm on February 18.
*The course selection information meeting for parents of current grade 9 students will be held at 6:00pm on February 20.
*Curriculum Night will be held on February 20 at 6:30pm.
*Parking pass applications are now available in student services. Please note: if you have not handed in your pass from semester 1 you will not be eligible to apply for a second semester pass.
Black History Month:
*Born to parents from Africville, NS on the shores of the Bedford Basin in the 1920’s, Mildred Dixon danced at the famed Cotton Club in Harlem, New York. She went on to be part of the dance team “Mildred and Henri”. They were one of the finest professional ballroom dance acts in the United States at that time.