Good news from Chemistry. Out of 4253 students Ivan, Emily, Callum, and Astrid are ranked within the 80th percentile in Canada in the Avogadro Chemistry Contest. Congratulations to all who wrote the exam.
Once again, grade 12 Chemistry students have done exceptionally well on the “Chem 13 News Exam” coordinated by the University of Waterloo. Five of our students (Chris, Jackson, Lily, Ankit, and Ruthie) are ranked within the 80th percentile in Canada, most notably; Chris is placed 5th in Canada.
This is a reminder for students who want to take summer school courses – either face to face or e-learning. You will not be officially registered in your course until you return your signed permission forms to your guidance counsellor. Please be sure to do this by the applicable deadline.
Deadlines for summer school are approaching quickly – July elearning deadline is June 19th. Danforth Summer School at George Brown and SWAC deadline is June 26th and July Face to Face Summer School deadline is June 29th.
Any girls that have not returned their Soccer jerseys please do so as soon as possible. give them to Tracy or the office. Thank you.
Yearbooks are here! Yearbooks are here! woot woot! Today and every day this week at lunch in A12 yearbooks will be handed out to students who have purchased one. Students must enter only from the north door of A12 and exit from the south door after receiving their yearbook.
Math Clinic has been extended to three days a week from Tuesday to Thursday inclusive for the rest of the academic year. Please join us in B58 after school to work on your math problems, prepare for the upcoming June exams and the Math EQAO.
The annual glider contest was held in the north gym on June 4th. The grade 11 engineering design classes had spent the past couple of weeks making gliders out of corrugated cardboard, foam-core and corrugated plastic. The gliders this year were among the best Ms. Tevlin had ever seen with the some of them travelling 30 meters. Congratulations to the winning team of Susheen, Varun and Samuel.
A big congratulations to Matthew for bringing home a gold medal from the Skills Canada National level in Auto Painting. Matt competed this past week in Winnipeg. To get there Matt had to win a gold medal at the Toronto Skills, then the Ontario Skills. Excellent job Matt. We are all proud of your accomplishments. Pictures from the competitions will be in the main showcase later.
Any girls that have not returned their soccer jerseys please do so as soon as possible. give them to Tracy or the office. Thank you.
Danforth Hawks Baseball On Friday at Christie Pits, The Hawks took an early 3-0 lead over the Heavily favoured Forest Hill team. Leading 9-3 in the 6 th inning Forest Hill mounted a comeback- however the mighty Hawks prevailed. On a beautiful day for baseball the Hawks etched their way into history as they out dualled and defeated Forest Hill 10-8! The Hawk on the mound amassed 10 strikeouts and the bats once again came alive! Awesome team effort guys! Really proud of your gutsy play and commendable sportsmanship! The Hawks would like to thank those who came in support and of course our loyal parents who cheer us on rain or shine! It really means a lot! Semi final game is set for Monday June 5, 2017@ Stan Wadlow at 3 pm Vs East York. It’s Good to be a Hawk!