Grade 11 English students of Mrs. Krista Cabel at Miramichi Valley High School received a challenge recently. An assignment they were given required them to write a profile about an individual they are not acquainted with, using information collected by means of an interview with the “stranger”. While some students developed interesting and authentic stories gathered from war veterans, police detectives, prison employees and doctors, amongst others, student Shauna Sweeney reached outside the community and contacted her hero, former NHL hockey player Theo Fleury.
The MVHS Drama Club proudly presents Agatha Christie's best selling mystery novel turned play .. And Then There Were None.Tickets are $8 for students and $10 for adults.The performance on Saturday, March 26, is a special "cheap night". All tickets will be only $5 each.Show dates are March 24, 25, 26, 27, 30, 31, April 1Play starts at 7PM sharp each night.Come out and support the MVHS Drama Club!
The 2011 grad class will be bagging groceries at the Douglastown Sobeys on Sunday, March 13 from noon to 5pm. All potential grads are encouraged to come out and help with this fundraiser. All money raised goes to lowering grad fees.
Congrats to Gerald Godin, our February winner of the Ford Drive One for Success campaign. Gerald was drawn from a list of students who have no office referals and only one day absent in February. He wins $50 and now has a chance to win a new Ford Fiesta.
Mark your calendars for Wednesday, February 23, 2011 when we hold our Fourth Annual Pink Shirt Anti-Bullying Day.
For 2011, schools across Canada will be participating in Pink Shirt Day and we anticipate adding more partners to make this the biggest anti-bullying awareness day in North America – if not the world!
Congratulations to MVHS students who did very well at last night's cute awards. Mr Savage's class picked up the award for best collaborative project and Mrs. Cabel's grade 10 class won the 21st century learning award for their to Kill a Mockingbird 50th anniversary commemorative video montage. Congratulations again to those students whose hard work was rewarded last night.
District 16 has released the list of finalists for the 4th Annual Creative Use of Technology in Education (CUTE) Awards. The names of the recipients of the awards in each of the 12 categories will be announced at a ceremony to be held at James M. Hill High School auditorium on Wednesday evening February 16th starting at 6:15 pm. Everyone is welcome to attend and there is no admission charge. The audience will have an opportunity before the presentation ceremony to see and hear some of the digital media created by District 16 students.
Congrats to the following MVHS projects.
2011-2012 Credit Counselling Services of Atlantic Canada, Inc. Scholarship
Deadline March 25, 2011
Learning financial skills is crucial to future financial freedom. Since 2004 Credit Counselling Services of Atlantic Canada, Inc. (CCSAC) has awarded $86,000 to students across Atlantic Canada. With several $1,000 scholarships available annually, we continue to provide students with the tools to minimize their post-secondary debt and to use credit wisely.