Musquodoboit Rural High

March 7th, 2018

SAINT MARY'S UNIVERSITY PREP-Saint Mary's University has just sent information to the Guidance Office about their University Prep courses.  If you are missing a course, or the correct grade to get into university or college, Saint Mary's offers courses to help you meet admission requirements.  Please drop into the Guidance Office for more information.

POTENTIAL GRADS-Attention graduating students.  There are only 71 school days left until Graduation Day!  And we need your help to prepare for that big event!  All grads are asked to pick up a Grad Information Sheet in the Guidance office, or print one from the Graduating Class Google Classroom.  The information from these forms will be used to help determine award winners, so it is in your best interest to complete one.  Please drop off completed forms to the Guidance Office by March 29th.

MRHS DANCE/GRADE 9 BIG COVE FUNDRAISER- There will be a school dance on Thursday from 6:30-9pm.Tickets are $8 or $7 with a food donation, and will be sold today and tomorrow during the  lunch break. This is a fundraiser for the Big Cove trip. Tickets will also be sold at the door, but only to students that are eligible to attend.

JUNIOR GIRLS BASKETBALL-Junior Girls basketball players are reminded to turn their jerseys into Ms. Boutilier ASAP.

MRHS TRACK & FIELD-Any students interested in the MRHS Track & Field Team are required to complete the Google Survey on Mr. Boudreau's webpage before March Break.

ASSESSMENT & EVALUATION DAY-Friday, March 9th is an Assessment & Evaluation Day for Juniors only. Senior High students have regularly scheduled classes.

SENIOR BOYS BASKETBALL-A reminder to the members of the Senior Boys Basketball Team that have not yet paid for your Jerseys, please do so at the main office asap!

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.