Musquodoboit Rural High

March 1st, 2018

BAND CONCERT-There will be Band Concert in the MRHS Cafeteria this evening from 7-8:15pm and students from Grades 6-12 will be performing.  All friends, family and supporters are invited to attend!  Admission is by donation.

ARMY RESERVE REPS-Tomorrow (Friday, March 2nd) at lunch, our school will be hosting members of the 36 Canadian Brigade Group, an Army Reserve organization with various units located throughout HRM. They will be here to share with students about the various opportunities they have to offer within the Reserves.  The Army Reserves are the citizen soldiers of Canada and they offer many challenging and exciting part time careers for individuals. The training they conduct further develops the skills needed to excel in the workforce.  Be it as a member of a team or in a leadership role, the Army Reserves provides a quality of training and education that can enhance a person’s confidence and abilities. Please be sure to drop by the front foyer tomorrow during the lunch hour to get more information about the Army Reserves.

WILLY WONKA-Any students interested in doing work behind the scenes for Willy Wonka please meet Friday, March 2nd at Lunch in Ms. Probert's room; 2206.

STUDENT LEADERSHIP-T​here will be a brief Student Leadership meeting Tuesday, March 6th at lunch in Ms. Baker's room; 1208.

CAFETERIA UPDATE-There will be NO hot lunch services available in the Cafeteria on Thursday, March 1st. Students are asked to be sure to plan accordingly!

GRADE 9 O2 APPLICATION DEADLINE-The deadline for Grade 9 O2 applications has been extended to Friday, March 2nd.

MRHS TABLE TENNIS TEAM-There will be Table Tennis Team Practice after school on Wednesdays from 3-4:30pm in the gym.

MRHS BADMINTON TEAM-There will be Badminton Team Practice after school on Tuesdays from 3-4:30pm in the gym.

GRAD FEES-Grad Fees for this year are $50 and should be paid at the Main Office by the end of April!

GIRLS CHAT-There is a Grade 7/8 Girl Chat in the Youth Health Centre every Wednesday at lunch.

MRHS BOOK CLUB-MRHS Book Club takes place in the Library every Wednesday during the lunch break.

BADMINTON-For all interested......badminton will run Wednesday evenings from 7-9pm in the gym.  Equipment is provided.  Cost is $1.00.  Bring your family, bring a friend.  Come enjoy an evening of fun. If you have any questions you can reach Shane Gibson (caretaker MRHS) at 902-384-2320 ext. 6.

TABLE TENNIS-Table Tennis will run Monday evenings from 6:30-9pm.

REPORTING AND EXCUSING STUDENT ABSENCES-If a parent or guardian wishes to report and/or excuse a student absence, please call the attendance line – available 24 hours a day – by dialing the main school telephone number and pressing “1.” Written notes will also be accepted at the main office. In order for an absence to be excused, we must receive notice within three school days of the absence. Emails and calls to the main office line will not be accepted.

HELP KEEP OUR HALLWAYS CLEAN-Students are asked not to leave their book bags and/or knapsacks in the hallways unattended. Food and drinks are permitted in the cafeteria and outside only, please be sure to utilize the recyclable and garbage bins available throughout the building. We appreciate your cooperation in this matter!

POTENTIAL GRADS-SCHOLARSHIPS & BURSARIES-Potential Grads are reminded to check in the outer guidance office for scholarship/bursary applications on the "Scholarship Table". Please see Ms. MacKenzie Boudreau for more information.

SIGN IN-All students are reminded to sign-in at the main office if you arrive after the 8:50am bell, which marks the beginning of first class. Even for Senior High students, these will only be "excused" if we have a parent's sign-in signature, phone call, or a note.

ELEVATOR USE-Unless a student has permission from the Main Office and a specific need to use the elevator, it is off limits for student use.

LOST & FOUND-Please check the Lost & Found outside the Cafeteria for any missing items. Smaller items such as eyeglasses, jewellery or electronics may be at the Main Office.