Student pictures will be taken on Thursday, September 29 and Friday, September 30. The schedule will be arranged through English class. If you do not take English this semester, you will receive an appointment card in homeroom.
The ring lady from Jostens will be here on Tuesday, September 27 and Wednesday, September 28 at lunch in the main lobby. A sixty dollar deposit is required to order. Go to jostens.com to see all of your options and to design your ring.
There will be a free wellness event held on October 1st, 2011 from 10:00 am until 4:00 pm at the Golden Hawk Recreation Complex in Miramichi.
Activities will include the grand reopening of the tennis courts and James M. Hill Track, a skateboard demo, a tennis demo, lifeguard & synchronized swimming demo, demo by the Miramichi Whitecaps, a healthy barbeque and information booths. Participation in the events is free for the day. Won’t you commit to wellness? Register your commitment at www.wellness.ca to enter your name to win great prizes.
Led by Mr. Hallihan, the MVHS Flyfishing Club has been gaining a lot of popularity and attention. The Atlantic Salmon Journal has noticed the progress of this club, and have featured the group in their Autumn 2011 publication. Please see the attachment for the full article.
Would you like to make a contribution to the 2012 MVHS Yearbook? We are looking for Yearbook Committee members from grades 9-12. Our first meeting will take place on Thursday, September 29th at lunchtime. Listen to the daily announcements for more information and reminders!The first Yearbook Sale of the year will take place in the main lobby at lunchtime on September 21st, 22nd, and 23rd. The cost is $40 for a yearbook with a nameplate and $35 for a yearbook without a nameplate.
Anyone interested in joining the 2011 M.V.H.S. swim team is asked to see Ms. Kelly on Wednesday, September 21 at noon to register.
Practices are from 3:40-5:00, and begin on Monday, September 26. Bring your swimsuit, towel and goggles. No competitive swimming experience is necessary.
With the first week of school behind us, I would like to take the time to welcome all parents and students back for another year.
The vital role of parents, guardians and families in the education of their children cannot be underestimated. The support you provide to your children and their school helps create a positive culture which contributes to the success of every student.
Practices will begin this week after school, and will be held each weekday, except Fridays. Practice time will begin at 3:30pm, at the gym entrance, and will be completed by 4:30pm.
There are 4 categories and distances:
Jr. Girls – 3km Jr. Boys - 4km Sr. Girls – 4km Sr. Boys – 5km
Junior divisions include students in grades 9 and 10; seniors divisions include those in grades 11 and 12.
The student council fee is forty dollars. It includes a student identification card, student handbook, exam booklet fee, and locker rental. Fees may be paid on Wednesday, August 31st from 9am to 12 noon in the main lobby or during the first week of school. Cheques should be made payable to MVHS Student Council. Please indicate the student's name on the reference line of the cheque and exact amount only.