Highland Park Junior High

May 2nd, 2018

Wednesday the 2nd of May,  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 meetings are held at 12:30 on Tuesdays in Ms Chicerella’s room. Come and have a say in your school activities!

Tech Ed club is today at lunchtime from 12.30. All welcome

Grad Photos rescheduled for Thursday May 03rd,  9:00 AM in the Library

O2 Interviews will be held on Tuesday 1 May. Make sure you are ready Zack, Cameron S., DD, Ashton, and Kyle! Practice interview questions were included in your application package. Any concerns, see Mr. Lang.

YEARBOOKS If you are interested in purchasing a yearbook this year see Mr. Seely. The price is $15. Money needs to be in to Mr.Seely by Monday, May 14th

Science extra help day has moved from Wednesday to Thursday this week due to hockey play offs

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.

Grade 9 Boat Cruise: This is a reminder to get your consent forms and money in to the office before
May 2, 2018.

Grade 7 Field Trips: grade 7 students are reminded to get their consent forms and money in for their trips to the Discovery Center and Atlantic Playland 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

Special Note: as spring has arrived, you are still expected to be to school and classes on time. Please consume your lunch during lunch hour, as you will not be permitted to bring your lunch to class or store leftover lunch in school fridges.



Track and Field: Tryouts will continue today after school.

Halifax Minor Ball Hockey News: Please see information on bulletin board outside of gym.
Boys and Girls Softball:
Boys and girls softball sign-up sheets are up on the bulletin board outside the gym. Names must be up by Friday this week. Tryouts will begin next week.

Maher Made Up Fact for the Day
There are 1034 tiles on the floor at HPJH.

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