Highland Park Junior High

April 18th, 2018

Wednesday the 18th of April, 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.”

April is Autism Awareness and Acceptance Month so be sure to #SHINEBLUENS.

Student Council meetings are held at 12:30 on Tuesdays in Ms Chicerella’s room. Come and have a say in your school activities!

The Spring Fling Dance will be held Thursday, April 26th from 6:30 to 8:30. Lucky students could win a door prize for attending!

Tech Ed club today - Start time is 12:30, everyone welcome

Grade 8 Upper Clements Park Trip. The grade 8s will be going to Upper Clements Park on Friday 22 June for a day of fun and excitement. Get in your consent forms and your $25 as soon as possible.

Interested in volunteering in your community? Now it is easier than ever to get started. See Mr. Lang for more information or visit onpointvolunteers.org


Challenge Cup: Next weeks games are going to be rescheduled for the following week. Games will be played on Tuesday, April 24th and Wednesday, April 25th.

Badminton: There will be a practice for team members only after school today.

Halifax Minor Ball Hockey News: Please see information on bulletin board outside of gym.

News from Phoenix Youth Program:
PYCC is hosting its first annual Law Day event this Thursday, April 19th. Youth must arrive at PYCC Thursday morning by 8:30am. See posters around the school for more information.


Maher Made Up Fact for the Day

The first selfie was done when Leonardo da Vinci painted a portrait of himself.

Highland Park Riddle of the Day:
Yesterday’s Riddle:
Today's Riddle: What has hands but can not clap?

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