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MMR Update Apr 26

posted Apr 28, 2019, 6:12 PM by Mary Page ‎[Staff]‎

Upcoming Dates in Music:

Musical:  The 25th Annual Spelling Bee is here! We’re bringing back the spelling bee and a musical!  Come support our wonderful Arts and Culture SHSM students!

Ever wanted to be in a musical and didn’t have the courage to do so? We are looking for audience members to come up and spell and be in the show. (No experience necessary)

May 2,3,4 @ 7PM and May 4th matinee at 2 pm.

$5 students/$10 adults

Spring Concert May 16th Music Department presents an evening of celebration of this year’s hard work from our jazz bands, concert bands, choir and music classes.

Tickets are $5

Commencement: All hands on deck-we need music students to sign up to perform at this year’s graduation ceremony and earn volunteer hours. See Mr. Rocco if you can help out. June 6th.

Upcoming Dates in Drama:

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.

Gr. 12 Information:

Grade 12 Breakfast

  • A celebration of our graduating class held at MM Robinson on Wednesday, May 1st from 8:30-9:40am (all grade 12s are invited)

  • Information will be shared regarding end-of-the-year activities (prom, commencement, post-secondary processes) and next steps for all grade 12s

  • Valedictorian candidates will make short speeches, followed by a class of 2019 vote (2 Valedictorians will be nominated - one from MM Robinson and one from LB Pearson)

Please find  a copy of the Invitation for the Grad Breakfast here:   Invitation for Grade 12 Breakfast May 2019 .jpg 

Grade 12 Parents

  • A  limited number of additional tickets for  Commencement will become available for purchase as of 9 am on Monday, April 29 on School Cash Online  

  • Up to 2 additional tickets per grade 12 family can be purchased

  • A reminder that Commencement will take place at St. Volodymyr’s Cultural Centre at 5 pm on Thursday, June 6th

Scholarship Info:

The Gould Family Scholarship Application is available now. This scholarship is worth up to $10000 and available to MMR students who complete the application, Impact Filter and have a minimum average of 75%.   Applications due to Ms. Rosa in Guidance by May 17.

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Fundraisers @ MMR:

Relay for Life

  • Cancer Fundraiser held at MM Robinson on May 10th from 1:45pm - 9:45pm

  • Students, Staff and Community Members join a team and pledge to Relay around the track for 8 hours. (one member of each team is required to be walking at all times)

  • Games, Food and Fun are guaranteed for the event

  • Register Online at

  • $20 to register, with money going towards food and the luminary ceremony as well as to the total fundraising goal of $30000.

  • Donations and registration fee can be paid online at the relay for life website or on schoolcash