Highland Park Junior High

May 14th, 2018

Monday the 14th 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

YEARBOOKS If you are interested in purchasing a yearbook this year, you should have already seen Mr.Seely. The price is $15. Please give your money to Mr. Lucas as Mr. Seely is not in school today. Today is the deadline!

Grade 8 and 9’s get your Dalhousie science trip forms into Mrs. Bradbury by now!
Grade 8 trip forms from the following students need to be handed in first period on Monday morning, which is TODAY!
81- Liam B., Makyla, Hawk, Akihiro, Oscar, Loiza,, Maria,
82 - Elijah, Jayden, Lola, Ian, Maddie,

Grade 8 Superstore Trip Forms are due Thursday, May 24th. Hand your forms and $5 to Ms Pratt as soon as possible.

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 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.

Teens Now Talk Contest Teens Now Talk Magazine is having a “My Favourite Teacher” contest. The winning student and teacher will receive a $100 Mic Mac Mall gift certificate. Go to the Teens Now Talk website and look under “contests” for more details.

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: There will be a practice Tuesday morning at 8am for all members. All permission forms and money must be submitted to the office no later than Tuesday at 3:00pm. If you compete on Wednesday and you do not have a drive please see Mr. Lucas ASAP.

Boys Softball
There is practice Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at the ball field 3:15 - 4pm. Bring your glove if you have one.

Maher Made Up Fact for the Day
The day of the year with the most birthdays on it is September 1st.

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