This memo is applicable to families of students who will be attending MacDonald Drive Junior High in September 2022, and who utilize transportation services. If you are receiving this memo, your student’s school bus transportation service may be different as of September 1, 2022. Please see attached bus route documents for further details. The new… Continue reading Bus Stop Changes – 2022-23
Here is the recommended school supply list for the 2022-23 school year: Loose Leaf paper Duotangs, different colours HB Pencils Pens Exercise books, preferably not coil Liquid paper Scissors Coloured leads Graphing paper Erasers Math Set Scientific Calculator 1 inch binders for Core Subjects For French Immersion students, it also recommended they have: French-English Dictionary… Continue reading School Supply List 2022-23
Honours Status will be granted to any Grade 8 and 9 student at MDJH who meets the following criteria: Is on a prescribed program (Pathway 1 or Pathway 2) Achieves an 80% in ALL subjects (except Band) Principal’s List will be granted to any Grade 8 and 9 student at MDJH who meets the following… Continue reading Honours, Principal’s List and Academic Achievement Awards
September, 2022, marks 50 years since MDJH opened its doors and we are planning a year full of events! In September, we will open the 25th anniversary time capsule and reveal its contents. In October, we are planning an Open House with MDE. You will have to sign up and stay tuned to find out what else is happening… If… Continue reading 50th Anniversary – Second Call
Congratulations to Mary Young, the winner of our 50/50 contest! Mary is the grandmother of Zachary F., and she takes home $3884.00!
This week Brilliant Labs has been visiting some of our classes at MDJH to hold some coding sessions with our students. Here are some pictures from the French Coding sessions with Brianna Stumpf.
The MDJH Community Garden is braving the cold and getting the growing started. We transplanted lettuce and parsley from our hydroponic garden today and planted peas and kale seed sprouted during our trip to MUN on Friday! The chives are coming up from last year and the fall garlic is growing strong! We already have… Continue reading MDJH Community Garden
Students in our LEARN and ELL programs had an exciting visit to MUN and the OSC in Logy Bay on Friday! We learned about Climate action and food security with the Fluvarium’s Power tower and staff! We toured the MUN library, the tunnels, the food court and had the privilege of visiting the new core… Continue reading LEARN Fieldtrip to MUN and Ocean Sciences Centre
We have had inquiries from parents wishing to take students out of school during regularly scheduled class time. We realize that many of the excursions that families have can be very educational. However, when school is in session it can be very difficult for a student to catch up with their classmates, and it is… Continue reading Student Absences During Class Time
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