MDJH Christmas Countdown!

  • Saady Claus is coming to MDJH! You might not recognize him in his suit but Ahmad Saady will be moonlighting as the jolly elf so you can take a picture with him, on December 16-19, during lunch. Cost is $2/ per student. Tell Saady Claus your Christmas wish and money raised will go to Children’s WISH!
  • Please see below for fun activities for the last week of school.
  • There will be a pancake breakfast in the morning on Friday, December 20. Students will attend with their classes.

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50-50 Ticket Winner!

Today was the big day – the drawing of the winning 50-50 ticket! The proceeds of this fundraiser will go towards the creation of an outdoor classroom here at MDJH.

The lucky winner was Mr. Freeman Hawco, who takes home a grand prize of $7157.00!

A very special Thank You! goes out to Mr. Matthew Smith, the principal of Macdonald Drive Elementary, for agreeing to draw the winning ticket!

Thank you to everyone who supported us through this fundraiser!

Trip to Paris, the south of France, and Italy – Easter 2021

There are still spaces available for students currently in grade 7 or 8 to participate in the Europe trip in April 2021. All info can be found in the brochure (click here to download) and by emailing Jodi Sauvé ( or Richard Engram (

Registration and payment are completed online, however, as of December 19, there may be a price increase.

Recent MDJH Medals

Congratulations to the Girls Grade 7 Volleyball team, who took Silver at the recent NLVA event in Clarenville!

Congratulations to the Grade 9 Boys Volleyball team, who took Bronze in Tier 1 at the recent Eastern Regionals!

Way to Go, Grizzlies!

MDJH Christmas Concert

A great time was had by all at the Annual MDJH Christmas Concert last night. A big thanks go out to Ms. Comerford, Ms. Peddle, Mr. Galway, and all of our student performers!

Ms. Hardy and Ms. Pike get into the Concert spirit.

Early Dismissal Tomorrow for Parent-Teacher Conferences

Reminder that students will be dismissed at lunchtime tomorrow, December 5th, due to Parent-Teacher Conferences.

  • Conferences start at 12:30pm and run until 6:30pm. For information on booking conferences, please click here.
  • The MDJH Outreach Team will be holding a fundraising bake sale during the Conferences.
  • The Scholastic Book Fair will be open during the Conferences for your holiday shopping needs.

Friday, December 6th is a regular school day for students.