Duncan MacMillan High

October 9th, 2018

We acknowledge that we are in Mi'kma'ki which is the traditional ancestral territory of the Mi'maq people

 

Elementary Cafeteria Special: 1/2 Taco flat bread served with homemade soup- $4.50

High School Cafeteria Special:  Chicken quesadilla served with rice and veggies- $5.50

 

  • Mi'kmaq fact of the day:The traditional name for a Mi’kmaq Spiritual Gathering of People is a Mawio’mi

    (Mau-E-O-Me).

  • Gr. 12 students are asked to pass in their social insurance numbers to Mrs. Levy by November 16th.

  • Gr. 11 & 12 Students - Since we can't take a school trip to NSCC for the Open Houser this year, a rep from NSCC will be here on Thursday, October 11th, to meet with any grade 11 or 12 students who want to apply for free on Open House Day. See Ms. Walsh to sign up!
  • FREE Fiddle classes every Monday for grades 6-12 students.
  • Retake Day will be this Friday.
  • Grad Photo's will take place this Friday.  A sign up sheet is posted on the bulletin board in the Sr. hallway.  $10 sitting fee due at time of sitting. Friendship/couple/group sign up, $25 per couple and $5 extra per additional person due at time of sitting.
  • Sr. high students wishing to leave school property at lunch and unscheduled blocks must have a signed note from a parent or guardian and are required to sign in and out at the office.

  • Lily's Hill - In preparation of our upcoming winter season, you and your family are invited to participate in the annual Lily's Hill "Get'er Done" work party.  The date is set for Saturday, October 13th from 11am-5pm.  As a thank you, we are planning to have a BBQ.  This is a wonderful opportunity for stuents to work on getting volunteer hours to build their resume.  The hill is run by a small group of volunteers and it is available to everyone to use.  Kindly, we ask that you lend a hand and help from time to time.
  • FREE FAMILY EVENT - The Nova Scotia Forest Festival, Memory Lane Heritage Village, Lake Charlotte, Saturday, October 13th, 10 AM - 4 PM. Grab your plaid and head for the woods! This event is a showcase of the many ways Nova Scotians connect to our forests. Enjoy an array of activities in the fresh fall air, from guided walks with Parks Canada and the Nova Scotia Museum of Natural History to a campfire, axe-throwing, crafts, canoeing and live entertainment. For more information, visit www.heritagevillage.ca