Friday, January 19, 2018
Today...all potential boys soccer players there will be a sign-up session at lunch in room 212. This meeting is to see the potential interest for junior and senior boys soccer teams. If you cannot come at lunch, drop by room 212 today to sign up with Mrs. Sydor.
A note to all Grade 12s who are interested in returning: a mandatory information session will be held on Monday, January 22 from 12 - 12:30 pm in Room 126. Please bring your lunch and learn about the process, application, and timelines to return to MM Robinson next year. Indicate your intention to attend using the form at http://bit.ly/Returning4Sept2018.
Scholarships - The Optimist Club is holding 2 contests this year for students who were under the age of 18 as of October 1, 2017. The topic for our Essay Contest this year is “Can Society Function Without Respect?” (700-800 words) is eligible to win the lub award and will then be entered into the District competition to win a $2500 scholarship.
The topic for their Oratorical Contest this year is “Where are my Roots of Optimism”. This contest gives students the opportunity to win up to $22,500 in scholarships if they advance to the World Oratorical Championship.
If you have any questions please feel free to contact the organizer Denise Nacev at firstname.lastname@example.org. A poster with more details is also available outside of the Guidance Office.
Looking for some career inspiration? Look no further than the Women As Career Coaches Event (March 22) and Men as Career Coaches Event (April 19) at the Burlington Convention Centre! The event is free for all students and includes dinner as well as the opportunity to speak to community members in a broad range of career s and hear from some incredible keynote speakers. Sign up at www.hiec.on.ca/wacc (Women) or www.hiec.on.ca/macc (Men). See Mrs. Galay if you have questions.
Thinking about a night school course for semester 2? Courses are available in English, Math, Japanese and Co-op. Pick up a registration form in Guidance today! Forms should be submitted to Guidance by February 5.
Looking for a fun community involvement activity? Check out volunteer at the ‘Moon in June’ run on June 2. Find the poster at https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BxFn7tsWhFCCNjR0N0VHdnJYLXJWMzhmdWdSYTg0dDN1UDlV/view?usp=sharing
Attention Grade 12s: The Sikh Foundation Scholarship is valued at $5000 and recognizes students of Sikh faith who are studying at a Canadian University. Details about the scholarship can be found at http://sikhfoundationcanada.com/scholarship/. Deadline to apply is March 23.
Girls Field Hockey. Mr. Sheppard will be having 2 morning indoor practices during the week BEFORE March Break - Monday March 5 & Tuesday March 6 from 7-8 am @ MMR.
Get on in on the chatter about MMR Field Hockey at https://www.edmodo.com/Edmodo.com Junior players - grade 9/10 use code: 93nxji and senior players - grade 11/12 use code: iiyv3i Questions? Contact: email@example.com
Register soon for Rep. and House League Field Hockey in Halton as spaces fill fast! Halton Field Hockey Club
HDSB is hosting several Pathways Planning Information Evenings this morning that will allow parents and students to explore program SHSM, OYAP, Specialty Program and Dual Credit opportunities high schools offer in Halton. The Burlington evening will be held on Tuesday, January 23 @ M.M. Robinson High School starting at 6 pm. To learn more, visit www.haltonpathways.ca or see Mrs. Galay or Mrs. Michlik in Guidance.
Semester 1 Performance Assessments continue until January 24 - students must be in attendance.
Semester 1 Exams - Thursday January 25 to Wednesday January 31, 2018 inclusive.
Exam & Performance Task Review Day - Thursday February 1, 2018.
PA Day - Friday February 2, 2018