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MMR Mar 29, 2019 updates

posted Apr 3, 2019, 1:05 PM by Mary Page

March 29, 2019

The Friday MMR Update


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Earth Hour:

This Friday, the MMR EcoRams and grade 11 environmental science class encouraged our school to be environmental champions, by switching off the school's lights during period 5, to do our part in the global event called Earth Hour. Everyone was encouraged to reflect upon the amount of energy we use and the amount of waste we produce during our everyday school hours. We signed our names to a pledge that we will do our part in helping to reduce climate change.

Other environmental actions the students organized included an Earth Hour social media photo booth with our photographer Nathan Teeple, and the handing out of paper straws in the cafeteria to discourage the use of plastic straws.

MMR families are encouraged to do their part during Earth Hour by turning off lights and unplugging electrical devices this Saturday during the official Earth Hour which runs from 8:30 to 9:30. More information can be found at www.earthhour.org



Upcoming Dance Team Events:


On Thursday April 11 at MMR from 7:30-8:30 PM please come and support your RAM’s competitive dance team by attending our fundraiser showcase. We want to share all of our dances with you to practice before our first competition! All family & friends are welcome to attend with a ticket. Hope to see you there! Inquiries? Please email Ms. Martin - martina@hdsb.ca

  • Tickets on cashless April 2-11 are 10.25$

  • Last minute tickets 10$ cash at the door.

  • All proceeds towards MMR Dance Team

  • Doors to LBP Theatre open at 7:00 PM


Upcoming dates in Drama:

April 25th: Play In A Day

May 30th: Junior Arts Festival at 7pm in the LBP Community Theatre. Tickets are $5 at the door.

June 13: Arts Banquet. For all students in The Arts (music, visual art, dance and drama)  More information to come!

June 14th: Grade 11 Showcase. 7pm in the LBP Community Theatre. Tickets are $5 at the door.


Guidance News:

If you are interested in taking a summer school course, the Summer School information and registration forms are now available in the guidance department.


Have  Your Say Survey:

All parents are advised the 'Have Your Say' survey will remain open until Friday, April 5.  The HYS survey provides valuable information from parents, staff, and students that helps Halton schools to allocate resources to best serve the learning needs of our students.  So, have your say, and let us know how we can improve education for all of our students.

Go to: www.haveyoursayhdsb.ca/


Upcoming Dates:

Thursday, April 4 - Career Fair

Friday, April 5 - Sunday, April 7 - Rambotics competing at McMaster University


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