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Month: April 2021
Math Problem of the Week
Here’s the latest Math Problem of the Week. Contact Mr. Lambert with your answer for a chance to win!
Science Fair Results
Congratulations to our participating MDJH students, as they obtained great results from the the Eastern Newfoundland Regional Science and Technology Fair Orpa Hawlader – Surface Tension on Floating Objects and Cheerios Effect Gold Medal – Junior Physical Science First Place Overall Junior Project – $250 Canada Wide Science Fair Finalist 2021 Dipayan Dhar – Here… Continue reading Science Fair Results
Upcoming Chess Event
On May 1, Chess Buddies Canada will be hosting the first ever Simul Event! Daley Merrigan (current highest ranked chess player in NL) will be leading the event and will be taking on all challengers! It is a great opportunity to play a strong chess player! The only requirement is for players to have a… Continue reading Upcoming Chess Event
Condensed Day Q & A
This Q&A is to clarify points contained in a letter sent by the English School District on April 27, to families of MDJH students regarding the condensed day that will be implemented in certain junior high schools to limit mixing of cohorts outside of the school environment during the school day. When is this starting?The… Continue reading Condensed Day Q & A
Summer Program in French for Grade 9 Students
Grade 9 students can apply for a bursary to attend a virtual summer program offered through Campus Notre-Dame-du-Foy. This one-week virtual program includes French classes and an opportunity to explore Quebec culture virtually. The Grade 9 program is open to all Grade 9 students, regardless of their level of French (beginner to advanced). Bursaries are… Continue reading Summer Program in French for Grade 9 Students
District Memo – Condensed Day
April 26, 2021 Dear Families, This letter is to advise families of an adjustment in the schedule for students attending select junior high schools in the St. John’s Metro region. As of Monday, May 3, students attending Beaconsfield Junior High, Frank Roberts Junior High, Macdonald Drive Junior High, and St. Peter’s Junior High will see… Continue reading District Memo – Condensed Day
Breakfast Club Volunteers
Part of making sure our students are their best selves and are ready to learn is to give them the opportunity for a breakfast. Our breakfast club is different in these Covid-19 times, but we still have volunteers helping out with a Grab-And-Go station in the mornings. Thanks to them, and to Kids Eat Smart!
Chess Tournament Results
On Saturday, April 17, Chess Buddies Canada hosted a nation-wide chess tournament, featuring 42 players! We would like to recognize MDJH student Emmett Booth for his participation in this tournament. Emmett faced some of the strongest players across Canada and scored a high performance rating of 1369! Congratulations Emmett! For more information regarding upcoming tournaments,… Continue reading Chess Tournament Results
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