Google Family Resource

Not sure what Google Resources are available for students, or even what they are about? NLESD has prepared a handout for families to help answer your questions. Click here to read it!

Halloween at MDJH

On Friday, October 30th, we will be celebrating Halloween here at MDJH. Students will be permitted to wear their costumes all day, but we do ask that they not wear Halloween masks. Only non-medical face masks will be allowed.

Waste Reduction Week

This week is Waste Reduction Week. All students and staff are asked to wear blue and/or green on Wednesday, October 21st to highlight the importance of reducing waste.

Jamarama – Friday, Oct. 23rd.

Jamarama Day for the Janeway Children’s Hospital will be this coming Friday, October 23rd. Staff and students are asked to wear their pyjamas and bring in a Loonie or a Twonie to support the Janeway.

Coats For Kids

Coats For Kids is up and running! We are asking for students and staff to drop along only gently used coats and/or snowpants to the Conference Room with your name on the item(s). There will be prizes! Donations will be accepted from Monday, October 19th to Thursday, November 5th.

Volleyball Tryouts

Week of October 19th-23rd Grade 7 GirlsWednesday 4:30-6:00pmFriday 2:30-4:00pm Grade 8 GirlsMonday 4:30-6:00pmTuesday 4:30-6:00pm Grade 9 GirlsWednesday 2:30-4:00pmThursday 4:40-6:00pm Grade 9 BoysTuesday 2:3004:00pmFriday 4:30-6:00pm MDJH is looking for coaches for the grade 7 and 8 boys volleyball teams. If you are interested please contact Scott Mercer scottmercer@nlesd.ca or Donald Mackey donaldmackey@nlesd.ca.

Duke of Edinburgh – Parent Volunteer(s) Needed

MDJH is looking for a parent volunteer(s) to take over the Duke Program for our current Grade 9s. During these times, many of the activities have been adapted to meet current regulations around the pandemic. There are also many online options for the Adventurous Journey section. If you or a group of Grade 9 parents… Continue reading Duke of Edinburgh – Parent Volunteer(s) Needed

Revised School Calendar

Here is the revised school calendar for 2020-2021. Please note that December 18th is now the last day before the Christmas Holidays, and that March 15 (St. Patrick’s Day) has been added as a school holiday. School calendar including days of the cycle:

Courtesy Seating

Now that regular bussing has been sorted out, we have started to look at courtesy seats for other students who would like a seat on busses with extra space. If you are interested in a courtesy seat on the bus for your child, please complete the Courtesy Seating Request form found on the NLESD District website.