Thursday, September 19

  • Friday Popcorn Day:  fresh, hot popcorn will be on sale on Fridays at the canteen.  $1 for small; $2 for large.
  • SPC (Student Price Cards) are now on sale through SLT or from the front office for only $10 for a year’s worth of discounts at various retailers.  With the purchase of any SPC card, get a ballot to enter a draw for a month of free pizza on pizza days from the student leadership team.
  • September is fundraising month for Terry Fox / Cancer Research.  The SLT will be collecting a toonie for Terry on Friday, period 4.  Be sure to bring some cash to support this cause and help us meet our $500 goal.
  • Yearbook: Yearbook meetings will be every Monday (provided it is a regular school day) after school from 4 to 5pm in room 210. Thank you!
  • Meatbun Day today: Meatbuns for sale at the canteen today at lunch. Get 3 meatbuns for $2. No pre-ordering needed!
  • JV boys volleyball practice 4-6 today. We leave for the Brandon tournament at 7:15 am on Friday! Don’t be late!
  • Varsity boys volleyball will leave the school for Brandonat 8:30 am tomorrow morning. 
  • JV girls 2 Red team will practice from 8-9:45 tonight. 
  • Smash Meeting at 12:30 in room 211.
  • Environmental Alliance Group: Our first MEETING will be TODAY at 12:45 in room 202. It’s not too late to sign up!

 

Wednesday, September 18

  • Art Committee is starting today at lunch. Come to the art room for the lunch hour and let’s talk about some exciting projects. See Mr Clark or email tclark@hsd.ca with any questions or ideas.
  • Environmental Alliance Group: Our first MEETING will be on Thursday (tomorrow) at 12:45 in room 202. It’s not too late to sign up!
  • All grade 9 health is in room 204 this afternoon. You need your chromebook. Accept Mr. Toews’ invitation to the classroom if you have not already.
  • Yearbook: Yearbook meetings will be every Monday (provided it is a regular school day) after school from 4 to 5pm in room 210. Thank you!
  • Please stop by the Learning Commons and let Mrs. Koop know which magazines and books you would like to see added to our Learning Commons.
  • Meatbun Day tomorrow: Meatbuns will be on sale tomorrow at the canteen. Get 3 meatbuns for $2. No pre-ordering needed!
  • Varsity boys volleyball practice from 6-8 pm today.
  • JV girls Black practice today from 8-9:45 pm. 
  • JV boys volleyball practice tomorrow 4-6. We leave for the Brandon tournament at 7:15 a.m. on Friday! Don’t be late!
  • League of Legends – Meet today at lunch in Mr. Burns room (223)
  • Bake Sale Today – .50 each @ lunch.  All proceeds go to Terry Fox Fundraiser / Cancer Research
  • SPC (Student Price Cards) are now on sale through Student Leadership or from the front office for only $10 for a year’s worth of discounts at various retailers.  With the purchase of any SPC card, get a ballot to enter a draw for a month of free pizza on pizza days from the student leadership team.
  • September is fundraising month for Terry Fox / Cancer Research.  The SLT will be collecting a toonie for Terry on Friday, period 4.  Be sure to bring some cash to support this cause and help us meet our $500 goal.

 

Tuesday, September 17

  • SPC (Student Price Cards) are now on sale through Student Leadership or from the front office for only $10 for a year worth of discounts at various retailers.  With the purchase of any SPC card, get a ballot to enter a draw for a month of free pizza on pizza days from the student leadership team.
  • September is fundraising month for Terry Fox / Cancer Research.  The SLT will be collecting a toonie for Terry on Friday, period 4.  Be sure to bring some cash to support this cause.
    • There will be a bake sale at the canteen on Wednesday at lunch, with all proceeds raised going to the Terry Fox Fundraiser.  Baked goods will be .50 cents each.
    • Pre-ordering / pre-payment for pizza day will be Tuesday at lunch from 12:30-12:45 and Wednesday from 8:30 – 8:55 at the canteen.  Pre-order / pre-pay if you’d like a tasty slice or two.
    • There will be a Smash practice on Thursday,  September 19, 2019 during lunch in room 211
    • There will be a SWAT meeting at lunch today.  Room 211
  • JV Boys Volleyball: Today 4-6, Wednesday 7:30 a.m., and Thursday 4-6. Let’s get ready for Brandon on Friday!
  • JV girls 2 Red team will practice from 8-9:45 tonight. 
  • The varsity boys volleyball team will practice tomorrow from 6-8 pm.
  • The varsity girls soccer team will be playing Lorette and the varsity boys soccer team will be playing Green Valley at Hespeler Park at 5:30 today. 
  • League of Legends: Our first official meeting will be Wednesday at lunch in room 223 (Mr. Burns room)! 
  • Yearbook: Yearbook meetings will be every Monday (provided it is a regular school day) after school from 4 to 5pm in room 210. Thank you!
  • Environmental Alliance Group: Our first MEETING will be on Thursday at 12:45 in room 202. It’s not too late to sign up!“1`

 

Monday, September 16

  • LIFE GROUPS – All NHS students belong to a LIFE group comprised of approximately 30 students and two teacher leaders. LIFE groups will meet for an hour every Tuesday for the purpose of:

L – Life/Work Exploration & Planning

I –  Individualized Planning & Goal Setting

F – Fostering Relationships

E – Exploring 21st Century Concepts & Ideas

Over the course of 4 years, you will receive two Life Exploration Credits (½ credit each year). A Tuesday schedule has been created to accommodate LIFE group meetings and we will follow this schedule every Tuesday throughout the school year. This starts tomorrow. Meetings will be held in the same locations as on the first day of school.

  • JV Boys Volleyball: Practice today 4-6, Tuesday 4-6, Wednesday 7:30 a.m., and Thursday 4-6. Let’s get ready for Brandon on Friday!Varsity boys Volleyball: Practice from 6-8 pm tonight. 
  • JV Girls 1 Black Volleyball: Practice from 8- 9:40 tonight. 
  • Yearbook: The next yearbook meeting for those students still interested will be today Monday, September 16 after school from 4 to 5pm in room 210. Thank you!
  • League of Legends: Our first official meeting will be Wednesday at lunch! 
  • Environmental Alliance Group: Are you passionate about the environment? Curious about science? Want to do some “Mad Science” with elementary school students? Then this group is for you. Students will have the opportunity to go to Fort Whyte’s Freshwater Ecology Day on October 2nd: working alongside scientists exploring Shoreline Restoration, Lake Winnipeg Research, Freshwater Oil Spills, Fish Science. If you are interested in this group, please sign up with Ms. Avery in room 202 and join our google classroom. Our first meeting will happen next week.

 

Friday, September 13

  • Yearbook: The next yearbook meeting for those students still interested will be this upcoming Monday, September 16 after school from 4 to 5pm in room 210. Thank you!
  • Environmental Alliance Group: Are you passionate about the environment? Curious about science? Want to do some “Mad Science” with elementary school students? Then this group is for you. Students will have the opportunity to go to Fort Whyte’s Freshwater Ecology Day on October 2nd: working alongside scientists exploring Shoreline Restoration, Lake Winnipeg Research, Freshwater Oil Spills, Fish Science. If you are interested in this group, please sign up with Ms. Avery in room 202 and join our google classroom. Our first meeting will happen next week. 
  • The multi-purpose room is now set up and available to use during the day.
  • Gym reminder: Students need permission and teacher supervision to be in the gym. 

Have a great weekend!

 

Thursday, September 12

  • Europe Trip Meeting for the upcoming March 2020 trip will take place TODAY at noon hour in the ART room on Bring your lunch! Only 193 days until March 22, 2020!
  • LANGUAGE EXAMS: If you are fluent in another language and would like to take a language exam to get more credits, please stop by and see Mrs. Wiebe
  • Meatbun Day today: Meatbuns will be sold at the canteen today at lunch (and every Thursday thereafter). Get 3 meatbuns for $2. No pre-ordering needed!
  • Yearbook: The next yearbook meeting for those students still interested will be this upcoming Monday, September 16 after school from 4 to 5pm in room 210. Thank you!
  • Popcorn Sales: TOMORROW at lunch in the canteen.  Get a freshly popped bag of popcorn for $1 (small) or $2 (large).
  • There is a Smash Bros meeting/practice at lunch in RM. 211
  • JV Boys Volleyball: Practice today 4-6. 
  • Environmental Alliance Group: Are you passionate about the environment? Curious about science? Want to do some “Mad Science” with elementary school students? Then this group is for you. Students will have the opportunity to go to Fort Whyte’s Freshwater Ecology Day on October 2nd: working alongside scientists exploring Shoreline Restoration, Lake Winnipeg Research, Freshwater Oil Spills, Fish Science. If you are interested in this group, please sign up with Ms. Avery in room 202 and join our google classroom. Our first meeting will happen next week. 

 

Wednesday, September 11

  • Student Leaders are needed for tonight’s open house: Please see Kimberley or Ms. Happychuk if you are available to help out. Open House is 5:30-7:30.
  • All Grade 9 P.E. Health is in Room 204 this afternoon
  • Please stop by the Learning Commons and let Mrs. Koop know which books you would like to see added to our collection.
  • Yearbook: Hello NHS!  If anyone is wanting to join the Yearbook Committee this year, we will be having our first meeting today, Wednesday,  September 11 during lunch, at 12:45 in room 210
  • Volleyball/Soccer Parent meeting at 7:30 pm tonight in the gym. 
  • Varsity girls soccer at 5:30 vs. Gabrielle Roy.
  • Environmental Alliance Group: Are you passionate about the environment? Curious about science? Want to do some “Mad Science” with elementary school students? Then this group is for you. First 10 students to sign up have the opportunity to go to Fort Whyte’s Freshwater Ecology Day on October 2nd: working alongside scientists exploring Shoreline Restoration, Lake Winnipeg Research, Freshwater Oil Spills, Fish Science. If you are interested in this group, please sign up with Ms. Avery in room 202 and join our google classroom. Our first meeting will happen next week. 
  • JV Boys Volleyball: Practice this week will be Thursday 4-6. 

 

Tuesday, September 10

  • Happy Birthday to Vice Principal Graham!
  • Meet the Teacher & Community Open House: Wednesday, September 11 from 5:30-7:30
  • Volleyball/Soccer Parent Coach Meeting: Wed., Sept.11 7:30 pm in the gym. 
  • Picture Day: Thursday, September 12th
  • Europe Trip Meeting for the upcoming March 2020 trip will take place at noon hour in the ART room on Thursday, September 12th. Bring your lunch! Only 195 days until March 22, 2020!
  • RELIGIOUS EXERCISES – Will be meeting every morning from 8:50 – 8:55 in the Guidance area. All are welcome to attend. 
  • JV Boys Volleyball: Practices this week will be Tuesday (today) 4-6, Wednesday 7:30 a.m. until 8:30 a.m. and Thursday 4-6. Lets get prepped for our Brandon tournament in a couple weeks!
  • JV 2 Red girls team will practice from 8-9:30 tonight.
  • Varsity boys volleyball practice Wednesday, 7:30 am
  • Varsity girls soccer practice Tuesday, 4:15 at Hespeler.
  • Varsity boys soccer game Tuesday, 5:30 at Hespeler. 
  • SWAT meeting today in rm 211 at 12:30.  Bring your lunch
  • Pizza Day:  Pre-ordering / pre-payment for Wednesday’s pizza day is TODAY at lunch (12:30 – 12:45) and tomorrow a.m. from 8:30 – 8:55 at the canteen.  There will be a LIMITED amount of pizza available for walk up purchases only (first come first serve) – so pre-order / pay if you want a guaranteed slice.
  • Popcorn Sales – bags of fresh hot popcorn will be on sale this Friday at the canteen.  $1 for a small bag; $2 for a large bag.
  • Yearbook: Hello NHS!  If anyone is wanting to join the Yearbook committee this year, we will be having our first meeting on Wednesday,  September 11 at lunch in room 210.

 

Monday, September 9

  • Meet the Teacher & Community Open House: Wednesday, September 11 from 5:30-7:30
  • Picture Day: Thursday, September 12th
  • Europe Trip Meeting for the upcoming March 2020 trip will take place at noon hour in the ART room on Thursday, September 12th. Bring your lunch! Only 196 days until March 22, 2020!
  • RELIGIOUS EXERCISES – Will be meeting every morning from 8:50 – 8:55 in the Guidance area. All are welcome to attend. 
  • Please stop by the Learning Commons and let Mrs Koop know which books you would like to see added to our collection
  • JV Boys Volleyball: Practices this week will be Monday (today) 4-6, Tuesday 4-6, Wednesday 7:30 a.m. until 8:30 a.m. and Thursday 4-6. Lets get prepped for our Brandon tournament in a couple weeks!
  • Varsity Boys Volleyball: Practice today from 4-6  pm.  
  • JV girls volleyball: Practice today from 8-9:45 pm. 
  • Pizza Days: Pizza days will begin THIS WEEK on Wednesday, September 11 (and every Wednesday thereafter) at the canteen.  Choices include pepperoni, pepperoni and bacon, ham and pineapple and cheese. $2 per slice.
    • NOTE – pre-ordering / pre-payment will be required on Wednesday mornings (by 10:00 a.m.) for any student wishing to have a pizza lunch.  Orders will be taken from 8:30-8:55 at the canteen, and from 9:00-10:00 a.m. at the office (Wednesday mornings).  
  • Student Leadership Team: First meeting will be TODAY, September 9 in Ms. Happychuk’s room at the start of lunch (room 209).  Bring your lunch and arrive at the start of lunch. (12:30pm)
  • Yearbook: Hello NHS!  If anyone is wanting to join the Yearbook committee this year, we will be having our first meeting on Wednesday,  September 11 at lunch in room 210.
  • There will be a SWAT meeting at Lunch tomorrow.

 

Friday, September 6

  • Construction Area: Students are reminded to stay clear of the construction. Please use the sidewalks and front doors to enter and exit the school.
  • Pizza Days: Pizza days will begin on Wednesday, September 11 (and every Wednesday thereafter) at the canteen.  Choices include pepperoni, pepperoni and bacon, ham and pineapple and cheese. $2 per slice.
    • NOTE – pre-ordering / pre-payment will be required.  Orders will be taken from 12:30-12:45pm on Tuesday at Lunch hour and 8:30-8:55am at the canteen on Wednesday mornings by SLT. 
  • Meatbun Days: Meatbun Days will begin on Thursday, September 12 (and every Thursday thereafter) at the canteen. Get 3 meatbuns for $2. No pre-ordering needed!
  • Student Leadership Team: First meeting will be Monday, September 9 in Ms. Happychuk’s room at the start of lunch (room 209).  Bring your lunch and arrive at the start of lunch. (12:30pm)

 

Thursday, September 5

  • NHS Open House: Wednesday, September 11  5:30-7:30 Come meet the teachers and see our new school!
  • Soccer: Girls interested in playing high school soccer are invited to attend a practice after school today (Wednesday) 4:15 pm to 6:15 pm, at Hespeler Park. If you can’t make it and still wish to try out for the team, please speak to grade 11 students Hayley Hiebert or Hanna Dunn.
  • Pizza Days: Pizza days will begin on Wednesday, September 11 (and every Wednesday thereafter) at the canteen.  Choices include pepperoni, pepperoni and bacon, ham and pineapple and cheese. $2 per slice.
    • NOTE – pre-ordering / pre-payment will be required on Wednesday mornings (by 10:00 a.m.) for any student wishing to have a pizza lunch.  Orders will be taken from 8:30-8:55 at the canteen, and from 9:00-10:00 a.m. at the office (Wednesday mornings).  
  • Student Leadership Team: First meeting will be Monday, September 9 in Ms. Happychuk’s room at the start of lunch (room 209).  Bring your lunch and arrive at the start of lunch. (12:30pm)
  • Volleyball: Any boys interested in trying out for JV or Varsity volleyball are invited out to our first practice of the year on Friday from 4-5:30. This will be a combined JV/Varsity practice. JV girls will continue try-outs FRiday morning from 7:30-8:30 am and from 4-5:30 after school. 
  • Soccer: Bus for the girls games in Steinbach on Saturday will leave the school at 9 am.
  • Yearbook: Hello NHS!  If anyone is wanting to join the Yearbook committee this year, we will be having our first meeting on Wednesday,  September 11 at lunch in room 210.
  • E-Sports: Any students interested in joining the school Smash Brothers or League of Legends team, please meet on Thursday at lunch in room 211.
  • SPC (Student Price Cards) are now on sale through the Student Leadership Team.  Buy a card for only $10 and get a year worth of discounts at almost 100 retailers, including American Eagle, Bath and Body Works, Stitches, TBooth Wireless (to name a few).  Cards will be available for purchase from SLT members, the office or Ms. Happychuk.

 

Wednesday, September 4

  • NHS Open House: Wednesday, September 11  5:30-7:30 Come meet the teachers and see our new school!
  • Soccer: Girls interested in playing high school soccer are invited to attend a practice after school today (Wednesday) 4:15 pm to 6:15 pm, at Hespeler Park. If you can’t make it and still wish to try out for the team, please speak to grade 11 students Hayley Hiebert or Hanna Dunn.
  • Pizza Days: Pizza days will begin on Wednesday, September 11 (and every Wednesday thereafter) at the canteen.  Choices include pepperoni, pepperoni and bacon, ham and pineapple and cheese. $2 per slice. 
    • NOTE – pre-ordering / pre-payment will be required on Wednesday mornings (by 10:00 a.m.) for any student wishing to have a pizza lunch.  Orders will be taken from 8:30-8:55 at the canteen, and from 9:00-10:00 a.m. at the office (Wednesday mornings).  
  • Meatbun Days: Meatbun days will begin on Thursday, September 12 (and every Thursday thereafter) at the canteen. 3 meatbuns for $2.
  • Student Leadership Team: First meeting will be Monday, September 9 in Ms. Happychuk’s room at the start of lunch (room 209).  Bring your lunch and arrive at the start of lunch. (12:30pm)
  • Volleyball: Any boys interested in trying out for JV or Varsity volleyball are invited out to our first practice of the year on Friday from 4-5:30. This will be a combined JV/Varsity practice.
  • E-Sports: Any students interested in joining the school Smash Brothers or League of Legends team, please meet on Thursday at lunch in room 211.
  • Yearbook: Hello NHS!  If anyone is wanting to join the Yearbook committee this year, we will be having our first meeting on Wednesday,  September 11 at lunch in room 210.
  • SPC (Student Price Cards) are now on sale through the Student Leadership Team.  Buy a card for only $10 and get a year worth of discounts at almost 100 retailers, including American Eagle, Bath and Body Works, Stitches, TBooth Wireless (to name a few).  Cards will be available for purchase from SLT members, the office or Ms. Happychuk.