Miller News

Friday, January 24, 2020

  1. Please wish the following wrestlers good luck as they will be representing Altona at this weekend’s wrestling tournament at Tech Voch Highschool in Winnipeg: Alex Feaver, Hizee Pankratz, Mohammed Daas, Shawn Thomas

  2. Some end of semester notes from the Library:

    1. Get your overdue books in. All semester one books are due at the time of your exam.
    2. The Library will be open its regular hours during Exam Week, except for Friday afternoon when the library will be closed for semester clean up.
    3. During exam week the Library is for quiet Studying only. No gaming is allowed. If you are being loud or playing games on the computers you will be asked to find another place to be.
    4. Starting semester two lunch hour computer gaming will not be allowed. The library needs to be a quiet place to get work done, read or relax.  There are two days a week where the Computer lab is open gaming can be done on those days.

    Thanks, and good luck on your exams

  3. Attention all grade 11 and 12 students interested in post-secondary education: In mid February, we plan to visit the open house events at Red River College, University of Winnipeg and University of Manitoba. You must sign up and hand in your signed permission form by Monday, January 27th if you wish to attend one of the trips. Dates and times are on the sign-up sheets in the office.Don't forget to pick up a permission form when you sign up!!!

  4. Monday Jan 27 there will be exams treats in the cafeteria at lunch. 

  5. From Feb 3-5 at lunch, Student Council will be selling Valentines Day roses for $5, as well as Hershey Kisses with a personalized note for $0.25 in front of the MPR. They will be distributed on Valentines Day. 

  6. If you are fluent in a language other than English, you can earn credits for showing what you know.  Any students wanting to write a Special Language Exam for credits, please talk to Mr. Rempel in room 200 as soon as possible.  

  1. Grad Updates 

  2. Schulich Leader Scholarship Nomination forms are now available. The deadline to submit your application is Friday, January 24th. For more information about this scholarship please see the Guidance page and click the link.

  3. Grad Photo's are taking place Tuesday, February 4th - Thursday, February 6th in the MPR Room. Appointments must be booked on-line at https://schedule.prestigeportraits.ca Session fee's are $20.00 and must be paid on-line or at your appointment time. More information can be picked up in the office.

  4. Sports Updates 

  5. Boys Hockey home game is tonight @ 8 pm vs Portage 

  6. Both Varsity Teams lost last night to Sanford

  7. JV Girls Basketball plays in the Stonewall Tournament this weekend. Good Luck!