February 1st, 2021
FEBRUARY 2021-February is known as the month of blinding snow in Mi'kmaq. February is African Heritage Month. This year's theme is Black History Matters: Listen, Learn, Share and Act, recognizes the important legacy of people of African descent and the long-standing history in the development of Canada.
SENIOR BOYS BASKETBALL-There will be a Sr Boys basketball practice Tuesday, February 2nd from 3-4:30pm. Please see Ms. Probert if you are interested.
STUDENT LEADERSHIP-There will be a student leadership meeting today on the stage at 12:40pm.
DOWNHILL SKIING & SNOWBOARDING-Any student in Junior and Senior high that is interested in being on the MRHS Downhill Ski or Snowboard team, is asked to please see Mrs Steele Wood in room 2303 before this Thursday, February 4th.
OVERDUE BOOKS-Students and stafff are asked to return their overdue library books to the library. If you are not sure if you have an overdue book, please contact Ms. Stewart. You can either place them in the book return bin, if your classroom has one, or drop them off at the library in the blue book return bin by the door. Thanks!
BADMINTON-Badminton takes place Wednesday evenings from 7-9pm for all interested. The cost is $1 per night with proceeds to help offset shuttle costs. HRCE COVID rules will be in effect. All are welcome!
OVERDUE FORMS-Students are reminded to please be sure that all of your forms have been submitted to the main office for this school year. These forms were due by the end of September but we still have a number that have not been turned in. Please check your backpacks for completed Registration, Student Handbooks & Media Release Forms. If you are unsure if they have been submitted or need replacement copies please do not hesitate to check in at the main office and we would be happy to assist you.
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.