Highland Park Junior High

March 29th, 2018

Thursday the 29th of March, 2018.

“We would like to begin by acknowledging that we are in Mi’kma’ki (MEEG-MA-GEE), the traditional territory of the Mi’kmaq people”. We want to continue to honour our promise to them to live in peace and friendship.”

Student Council Meeting will take place today at 12:30 in Ms. Chicarella’s room. Come and have a say in making life at HPJH better!

Tech Ed club today - Start time is 12.30, everyone welcome

Science extra help is today

Options and Opportunities (O2) Applications packets are now available outside Mr. Lang’s office. The packets include the application form and two reference letters (one from a teacher and one a community member). They are due into Mr. Lang by Thursday 5 April.

Attention Grade 9s! Course selection forms for Citadel High are past due. The following students HAVE NOT passed them in: Angelina, Brittany, Kyle, Isaac, Julian, Dylon, Mikell, Nahni, and Brandon. You have until Thursday AM to pass them into Mr. Lang.


Badminton: Badminton tryouts will resume Tuesday after school.

After School Basketball: Weekly Results

Celtics defeated Bucks 66-46
Celtics High Scorers were Xavier with 28pts, 9 rebounds, 4 steals and 5 assists
   Nyrell with 19pts, 7 rebounds, 1 steal and 4 assists

Bucks High Scorers were Mikell with 22pts, 8 rebounds, 1 steal and 2 assists
   Umar with 10pts, 6 rebounds, 2 steals and 1 block

Thunder defeated Lakers 76-70
Thunder High Scorers were Brandon with 26pts, 11 rebounds, 1 steal, 6 assists, 2 blocks
   Kyasiah with 14pts, 5 rebounds, 1 steal and 1 assist

Lakers High Scorers were Kamon with 37 pts, 6 rebounds, 1 steal, 1 assist, 2 blocks
   Kai with 14pts, 2 assists, 1 steal, 1 block, 1 rebound
   Jayden with 11pts, 14 rebounds, 3 steals, 2 blocks

**Special thanks to Adre, David, Jaxon and Yared for a job well done on the stats, and Armon for scorekeeping.

Maher Made Up Fact for the Day

112% of Highland Park students love steamed broccoli with mashed brussel sprouts.

Highland Park Riddle of the Day:
Yesterday’s Riddle: What did the football coach say to the broken vending machine?
Answer: Give me my quarterback

Today's Riddle: 

We will tell you the answer tomorrow :-) Have a great day Highland Park!