Free Donuts on Friday! In 1917, Salvation Army volunteers went to the front lines of the First World War in France, where they established social centres and canteens. Soldiers had the opportunity to secure essential items and receive some baked donuts, writing supplies, and clothes-mending services. The Salvation Army’s “donut lassies” served hope and happiness… Continue reading MDJH Update – May 31
Good afternoon, A couple of items to share: The Carnival for our Grade 9 students is tonight!!! Please drop your child off at the student entrance at 6:30. Pick up time is 9pm. 50/50 tickets – Summer Splash Get those tickets sold early because there are gift card prize draws happening daily for students who… Continue reading MDJH Update – 26 May
Are you a grade 9 student at MDJH? Are you active and involved in the school community and/or the community at large? If so, this award might be for you! Every year we award outstanding Grade 9 students with the Student Leadership Award. This is for students who: Are a positive role model in the… Continue reading Student Leadership Award
In partnership with NLEats and the Airport Heights Food Co, MDJH is hosting a Year-End Community Food Drive from Tuesday, May 24, to Friday, May 27. Any non-perishable food items can be dropped off in the morning on the tables outside the office. All donations will go to local food banks in our community. This… Continue reading Food Drive!
Congratulations to Omair B., who placed second in the senior division of the Cupids Museum/Cupids Legacy Centre’s 26th Annual Postage Stamp Design Contest. Congratulations also to Benjamin R., for his entry.
As the school year comes to a close, we are reaching out to our Grade 9 students to propose a legacy project for this year’s graduates. We are asking Grade 9 students to leave a memento of their time here by donating some pocket change, so we can purchase a picnic table to complement our… Continue reading Grade 9 Legacy Project
The Gonzaga Student Mental Health Coalition is totally pumped to announce that they have partnered with 5 schools including MDJH!! We are coming together for a week-long food drive to help combat Food Insecurity. Parents and community members, please drop food items at the MDJH office.
A few items to share: 50/50 Summer Splash Fundraiser Our second school fundraiser has been launched, just in time for summer! The winner of this 50/50 draw will be picked on June 9, and will raise much needed funds to upgrade the technology in our school and to add to our outdoor classroom. Tickets are… Continue reading MDJH Updates – Thursday, May 19th
This morning we handed out books of 50-50 tickets to our students. This is our last fundraiser for the year, and the proceeds will aid in securing resources for both students and staff to enhance teaching and learning at MDJH. We are asking our students to sell one book of tickets each, and more books… Continue reading 50-50 Tickets!