Student Council News

Friday, October 20th, was Jamarama Day. A total of $754.85 was raised and donated to the Janeway Foundation.

Skills Canada Intermediate Challenge
MDJH is hosting the Skills Canada Intermediate Challenge this year. It will be held on Saturday, November 25th. Our student council is organizing a hospitality room for the student participants and volunteers. We are looking for donations of snacks (granola bars, fruit snacks, apples, oranges, water, juice boxes, yogurt, etc). Anyone willing to donate to the hospitality suite should email or

Canadian Student Leadership Conference
The next national leadership conference will be September 25th – September 30th, 2018 in Edmonton, Alberta. The theme is Leadership Through the Looking Glass. The conference theme will flow through the keynote speeches, leadership workshops, volunteer opportunities and cultural experiences of the conference. Any current grade 8 student interested in attending this conference next year should see Ms. Quann. Parents can email to express a desire to have your child attend this conference. You can also visit the website for more details.

Yearbook Pictures

It is never too early to start compiling pictures for the 2017-2018 yearbook. Please send any team pictures to If sending from a cell phone, please select “actual size” to ensure the quality is good for uploading to the yearbook site. Some school sports have a short season and we would really like to have team pictures to include. Please send along your soccer and softball photos!