Highland Park Junior High

May 24th, 2018

Thursday the 24th 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 Chicarella’s room. Come and have a say in your school activities!

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

Grade 8 Superstore Trip Forms are due today. 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 trip to Atlantic Playland as soon as possible.

Grade 9 Field Trip to Bayer’s Lake: this trip is now cancelled due to lack of consent forms returned. Please see the main office this week for a full refund for those who have already paid.

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.

Boys Softball: there is a practice today 3:15 - 4:00pm. Please remember to bring your consent forms and fees.

Maher Made Up Fact for the Day
Atlantica was the capital of Nova Scotia before the tides in the Bay of Fundy covered the once magnificent city.

:-) Have a great day Highland Park!