October 25th, 2018
LOGO DESIGN CONTEST-The Students going on the Grade 9 French Trip are organizing a contest for a school logo on a long sleeved black t-shirt. The t-shirts with the winning design will then be sold as a fundraiser. The prize for the winning design is a free shirt! Design submissions need to be to Ms. Steele-Wood by Friday, November 2nd . A vote for the winning design will take place on Monday, November 5th. Details: The logo design must fit on a sheet of loose leaf (8.5”x11”) and be limited to 3 colors.
GRAD CLASS PHOTO-The large Grad group photo will be taken Monday, October 29th at 12pm sharp (right before the lunch break). This is a one shot deal so all potential grads are asked to please make arrangements to be here at that time.
SENIOR BOYS BASKETBALL-There will be Senior Boys Basketball practice on Monday, October 29th from 5-6:30pm and Thursday, November 1st from 5-7pm.
STUDENT LEADERSHIP-There will be a Student Leadership meeting in room 1209 at lunch.
BADMINTON-Badminton takes place in the MRHS Gym every Wednesday evening from 7-9pm. The drop in fee is $1 and all are welcome!
MRHS BOOK CLUB-Every Wednesday at 12:10pm join Mr. Moore and staff from the Halifax Regional Library as they discuss the plots of books that Book Club members have chosen to read.
HRM OPEN GYM-There will be open gym here at MRHS on Tuesday and Friday nights from 7-9pm.
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 8:55am bell, which marks the beginning of first class. Even for Senior High students a parent's sign-in signature, phone call, or a note is required when arriving late.
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.