Highland Park Junior High

November 7th, 2018

Wednesday, November 7th, 2018. Week 2

“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.”

Take Our Kids to Work day is Wednesday November 14th for the grade 9s. Find someplace to spend the day and learn about a potential career! If you will NOT be with a family member or in a public school you must complete a form which are available outside Mr. Lang’s office.

TNT XPO for the 9s...The grade 9s will be attending the Teens Now Talk XPO on the morning of Tuesday 13 November. Get your consent forms in ASAP. We need at least 75% of them passed back by Friday 9 November. More consent forms are available outside Mr. Lang’s office.

Worksite: please be safe and stay away from the worksite outdoors outside the gymnasium.  Work on the school will continue over the next 2 - 4 weeks.

There will be a Student Council meeting today at 12:30 in Ms Pratt’s room. Come have a say in what happens at your school!

Remembrance Day: Our Remembrance Day ceremony is set for Friday, November 9th. Anyone who is interested in helping to organize the ceremony is asked to see Mrs. MacIsaac. Volunteers are needed to greet guests, speak during the ceremony, and complete an art piece. Also, all Cadets are encouraged to wear their uniforms to school on November 9th. Please speak with your Commanding Officer in advance to ensure you have permission.




Touch Football - Please make sure you pass in your football jersey to Mr. Lucas if you haven’t already done so.

Basketball: Next tryout will be Thursday from 3:30-5pm

:-) Have a great day Highland Park!