Saadi Claus

Student Council President Ahmad Saadi spearheaded a fundraiser for our Children’s Wish drive, obtaining a Santa suit and appearing all this week as “Saadi Claus”. For a twonie, pictures could be taken with Saadi Claus, and all proceeds went to the Children’s Wish fund.

MDJH Pancake Breakfast

MDJH students were treated to a pancake breakfast this morning, prepared and served by staff, students, and volunteers. Music was provided by members of different school choirs and ensembles, and donations were collected for the Children’s Wish. We hope you all have a safe and happy holiday!

Adopt A Senior Collection

Every year, each homeroom at MDJH raises funds to purchase a gift for a senior at St. Pat’s Mercy Home. The MDJH Senior Leadership Team, under the direction of Mme. Quann, collect these gifts and wrap them. Here is a picture of this year’s team and the gifts, ready to be delivered!

Grade 9 Students – Thinking About IB?

The International Baccalaureate Diploma, an internationally recognized university preparation program, educates students through a comprehensive curriculum to become creative, critical thinkers, effective communicators, and globally-aware citizens. Presented with close consideration of complying to provincial diploma requirements, IB is a challenging alternative for those who seek to expand their educational horizons. The Program offers high quality… Continue reading Grade 9 Students – Thinking About IB?

Mummers at MDJH

Students from Mr. Devine’s Challenging Needs class get into the Christmas Spirit by going Mummering to several classrooms. Thanks to Mr. Devine and the student assistants for this great activity!

Wassailing for Wish

On Friday we have a number of instrumental and choral groups scheduled to serenade our pancake eaters in the cafeteria. During this time we will be collecting donations for the Children’s wish foundation. Bring along some change, and help MDJH fill a wish!

Door Decorating Contest

On Monday, we held a door decorating contest. Each homeroom decorated their door, with the winners receiving prizes. First place was Mme. Sauve’s homeroom. They win an Ice Cream Party. In second place was Mme. Quann’s homeroom. They win a candy Cane Party, despite including Ms. Hardy on the Naughty List. Honourable Mentions: Mr. West’s… Continue reading Door Decorating Contest

50-50 Seller Prize Winner

Congratulations to Molly B., who was awarded the top seller prize in the recent 50-50 draw. She sold $640.00 in tickets, and received a $200.00 Best Buy Gift Card. Top selling class was Homeroom 7-4 (Ms. Riggs’ class). They will be having an Ice Cream Party!

Weekend Medals for MDJH

Congratulations to the Boys Grade 8 Basketball Team, who went undefeated and took gold at this weekend’s NLBA Tournament at Mile One. Congratulations to the Girls Grade 7 Basketball Team, who took gold at this weekend’s NLBA Tournament at the Power Plex. Congratulations also go out to the Girls Grade 8 Volleyball Team, who took… Continue reading Weekend Medals for MDJH