October 20, 2017

Middleton Regional High School

School Announcements for Friday, October 20th – Day 7


Here is today’s Mi'kmaq History Month fact:


On October 2, 2002, Mi'kmaw author and long-time advocate for Mi'kmaq human rights, Daniel Paul, was honoured with the Order of Nova Scotia medal. This was the first time the award was presented to a Mi'kmaw.



  • Today is the final day to sell magazines for the Magazine Campaign.  There are prizes for the top Junior and Senior seller for this year’s campaign.
  • There will be a GSA meeting today at Senior Lunch in Mrs. Robinson’s room, rm 209.  Juniors are welcome to attend with teacher’s permission.
  • There will be an Apparel Committee meeting before school on Wednesday next week in the Cafeteria from 8:30 – 9.
  • Apparel will be on sale Tuesday and Wednesday next week at Jr and Sr lunch.
  • On Monday at 12:45 in room 204 there will be a short presentation about the Explore program.  Explore provides opportunities for French Immersion across Canada.
  • Photography Club will meet on Tuesday next week from 3:30 – 4:30 in Ms. Greenlaw’s room, rm 212.
  • Any Senior High Students interested in entering a Canadian History competition should see Ms. Cole in room 202 at Sr Lunch on Monday.  Prizes include a fully paid trip to Europe or cash.



  • Cross Country team will practice today afterschool. 
  • Congratulations to the Junior B Girls Soccer team.  They worked hard this season playing very well together, improving their skills and teamwork each time out on the field.  As a result, the girls were undefeated this season.  Great job! 
  • Reminder to the Sr Boys Soccer players of our first game at Regionals at 1 PM Saturday.  Players should be dressed and ready at the field by 12:30.  Come cheer the Sr Boys on at Rotary Park at  1pm Saturday!
  • Sr Girls soccer players please return your soccer jerseys to Ms Britney. Reminder to pay your soccer fees as well.
  • The Senior Boys Hockey home opener is Saturday @ the Middleton Arena vs Digby.  Game time is 7:30pm.  Come out and cheer on the team.  Admission is $5 for Adults, $4 for Students and $1 off the admission price if wearing Blue and Gold.
  • High School Boys Hockey fees can be paid to Mr. Johnson or the office.  2/3’s must be paid up front (by November 1st and the remainder by December 15th.  Please see Mr. Johnson if you have any questions.
  • Try-outs for the Senior Girls Basketball team will be held on Sunday from 7:30 – 9 in the Old Gym and Monday from 7:30-9 in the New Gym.  Girls in Grades 10-12 are invited to attend.
  • Senior Boys Basketball tryouts start today 3:30 – 5pm in the New Gym.  A number of newcomers are needed as well as all returning players.  The second tryout will be Tuesday October 24th from 6:30 – 8 in the Old Gym.



  • Grade 12 is an exciting year filled with decisions, changes & possibilities.  Mrs. Arthur is looking for Grade 12 students who would be interested in forming a Lunch Time group to discuss these challenges.  Interested?  See Mrs. Arthur for details.



  • Grad Sweaters will be on sale at Senior Lunch on Tuesday and Thursday next week in the main lobby.  
  • There is a Grad meeting today at Senior Lunch in Ms Greenlaw’s room.



  • Found upstairs in the Junior Wing a Grey and Orange Under Armour cinch bag, it may be claimed at the office.
  • A ring has been found and brought to the office this morning.  If you have lost a ring, please come to the office to identify it.


CAFETERIA Menu for today:

            RECESS:           Ham Egger

            LUNCH:           Chicken Burger