Have a great summer, Trojans!
We want to wish all students and staff a safe, restful and healthy summer! Enjoy.
June 2016 newsletter
Our June newsletter can be accessed by clicking on the picture of the Table of Contents to the right. Check out all of the exciting activities and events that have been occurring at the school. The newsletter is a 18 page PDF file (2.0 MB) and requires Adobe Acrobat reader.
Bulletin #5 and Long Term Capital & Accommodation Plan
A review of long term capital and accommodation planning is underway across the Board. A draft plan is available for public review and input. The draft plan can be accessed here or by going to the Board website, www.hpedsb.on.ca and viewing the articles in the Newsroom feed. The draft is a compilation of data for all schools and serves as a road map for the next several years. It contains no specific recommendations.
Bulletin #5 is included in the mailing of the June report card and newsletter. An electronic copy with functional links can be accessed by clicking on the picture of Bulletin #5 to the right.
Final Culminating Activities - June 2016
Our Final Culminating Activities (FCA) schedule has been published and reviewed with the students. The schedule for this semester will be:
Period 1 FCA - Monday, June 20th at 8:30 am; Classes in pm
Period 2 FCA - Tuesday, June 21st at 8:30 am, Classes in pm
Period 4 FCA - Wednesday, June 22nd at 8:30 am
Period 5 FCA - Thursday, June 23rd at 8:30 am
If a student misses a Final Culminating Activity, the student and parent/guardian must immediately contact the school and provide a doctor's medical note to the Principal regarding the illness.
It is critial that all textbooks and school resources are returned by the end of each Final Culminating Activity to the classroom teacher or Teacher Librarian. If there are lost or damaged resources or textbooks, charges will be added to the student account to be paid to the school.
MSS Drama Production - Cash on Delivery
Please plan to join us on Wednesday June 1st, Thursday June 2nd or Friday June 3rd to see our Drama Production: Cash on Delivery - A Comedy by Michael Cooney. The show starts at 7:00 pm each night in the Stage gym. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at the Main Office in advance or at the door.
Change in Student Emails - Parent letter
Currently all students are provided with a school board email account through Google Apps for Education upon registering for school. Starting in May 2016, a change will be made to remove the restriction that emails are for internal use only for secondary Grade 9 through 12 students. To access the complete letter, click on the picture of the letter to the right.
NEW DATE - Grade 8 Parents and Students Pathways Information Night - Tuesday, January 19th
Update: Due to the inclement weather, our Grade 8 Pathways Information night has been postponed from tonight (Jan 12th) and re-scheduled for next Tuesday, Jan 19th at 6:30 pm in the Library.
We welcome all Grade 8 parents and students on Tuesday, January 12th to join us at MSS for our Pathways Information night. At this session, we will be covering highlights of MSS as well as continuing to discuss the transition process for students coming to the school next September. The session will begin at 6:30 pm in the Library and we look forward to working with you to make you child's transition a smooth one.