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5Feb/16

Friday, Feb. 5th Announcements

Feb 5 All wrestlers travelling to Wpg are to meet in Mr. Walsh’s room 113 @ 11:30 am.
Feb 5 The Nordic Ski team will be training hard this week for NWOSSAA competition which will be held in Dryden on Monday, Feb 8th.  Racing starts at 3:00 pm so come out to support your eagles and see some fantastic skiing!
Feb 5 Thursday, Feb. 11th Dryden has its last home court sports day of the season.  Students are needed to line the volleyball games and help operate the clock.  If you are interested, please leave your name at the main office or see Mr. Zilkalns.
Feb 5 Any students interested in an open badminton tournament in Fort Frances Feb. 12 – 14, can pick up an entry form and please read the information on the trophy case by the big gym.
Feb 5 Lifetouch will be back on March 30, 31 & Apr. 1st if you didn’t have your grad photo taken or if you require retakes & you still must book your appointment online.
Feb 5 The gym will be open this week on Monday, Tuesday and Friday from 12 – 12:25.
Feb 5 Monday, Feb. 22nd is a shortened day.  Pd. 1 begins at 10:25 am.  There is no school on Mon, Feb. 29th as it is a PD Day
Feb 5 Any grade 11 or 12 students interested in participating in this year’s Model United Nation’s Assembly (also known as MUNA) in Winnipeg from May 12-14 is to see Mr. Wilkinson or email Natasha Markham at nlmarkham@gmail.com.  Further information can be found at winnipegmuna.ca
Feb 5 Princess Court is looking for someone interested in volunteering every Wednesday evening from 5 – 8 pm.  Please come to the office for the contact info.
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2Feb/16

Tues. Feb. 2nd Announcements

Feb 2-8 Any grade 11 or 12 students interested in participating in this year’s Model United Nation’s Assembly (also known as MUNA) in Winnipeg from May 12-14 is to see Mr. Wilkinson or email Natasha Markham at nlmarkham@gmail.com.  Further information can be found at winnipegmuna.ca
Feb 2 The Nordic ski team headed to Atikokan yesterday for NORWOSSA competition and enjoyed perfect trail conditions and temperatures.  Stiff competition from Atikokan and Kenora skiers made for an exciting day of racing, but in the end, DHS came away with some excellent results and lots of personal bests.  Corrin Kuzemchuk won silver in the junior girls race, with Payton Zilkalns coming in a close 3rd.  Ben Wright finished 3rd in the junior boys division.  The team will be training hard this week for NWOSSAA competition which will be held in Dryden on Monday, Feb 8th.  Come out to support your eagles and see some fantastic skiing!
Feb 2 Mr. Zilkalns hockey class will meet for ice on Wednesday-Block D at the arena.
Feb 2 Not smoking training resumes again today in Room 124B.
Feb 2 Reminder Grad photos will be taken downstairs in the Comm Tech area.  If you didn’t get an appointment with this visit, retakes will be on March 30, 31 & Apr. 1st.
Feb 2 There will be an Ambassador meeting today at lunch in room 206 – all Ambassadors are asked to attend!
Feb 2– 5 Any students interested in an open badminton tournament in Fort Frances Feb. 12 – 14, can pick up an entry form and please read the information on the trophy case by the big gym.
Feb 2– 3 Mr. Zilkalns hockey class will meet for ice on Wednesday – Block D at the arena.
Feb 2-5 Dryden will be hosting NWOSSAA skiing next Monday, February 8th at the ski hill.  Racing starts at 3pm, so come out and support your eagles!
Feb 2-3 Reminder to come out and watch the girls hockey team play TA tomorrow night at 6:30 pm.
Feb 2 Representatives from Trent and Lakehead University will be here today at 2:00 in the Library. They are hoping to speak with grade 11 and 12 FNMI students about their University and College options, however everyone is welcome. Sign-up in the Guidance Office or at the presentation!
Feb 2-5 The gym will be open this week on Monday, Tuesday and Friday from 12 – 12:25.
Feb 2-5 All art students from first semester please go to the art room to pick up your art from semester 1.
Feb 2- 4 Reminder that Gr. 12 grad photos will begin tomorrow, Wed & Thurs. You should have a booked appointment with Lifetouch online.
Feb There is no school on Mon, Feb. 29th as it is a PD Day and it was not marked on the previous school calendar so there is copy of the updated calendar in the office.
Feb 2 Princess Court is looking for someone interested in volunteering every Wednesday evening from 5 – 8 pm.  Please come to the office for the contact info.
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1Feb/16

Monday, Feb. 1st Announcements

Feb 1 The Nordic Ski Team is travelling to Atikokan today for NORWOSSA competition.  Good luck to our athletes!  Dryden will also be hosting NWOSSAA skiing next Monday, February 8th at the ski hill.  Racing starts at 3pm, so come out and support your eagles!
Feb 1 Tough loss for the girls hockey team last night – the girls held a 4 – 2 lead in the third but Fort Frances tied the game late and then scored with 9 seconds left for a 5 – 4 win. Jess Carter, Leah Balla, McKenna Corvello, and Lindy Leclerc scored for the eagles.  Come out and watch the girls play TA on Wednesday at 6:30.
Feb 1 Representatives from Trent and Lakehead University will be here Tues.Feb.2nd at 2:00 in the Library. They are hoping to speak with grade 11 and 12 FNMI students about their University and College options, however everyone is welcome.

Sign-up in the Guidance Office or at the presentation!

Feb 1 The gym will be open this week on Monday, Tuesday and Friday from 12 – 12:25.
Feb 1 At this time all students are asked to go to their lockers and bring all of last semester’s textbooks to the library.
Feb 1 All art students from first semester please go to the art room to pick up your art from semester 1.
Feb 1- 4 Reminder that Gr. 12 grad photos will begin tomorrow, Wed & Thurs. You should have a booked appointment with Lifetouch online.
Feb. There is no school on Mon, Feb. 29th as it is a PD Day and it was not marked on the previous school calendar so there is copy of the updated calendar in the office.
Feb. 1 Attention Grade 12 students!  Kin Canada is offering a $1000 bursary to successful applicants who are going away to post-secondary studies in 2016-2017.  Want to apply?  Pick up your application form in Guidance, but hurry – the deadline is today!
Feb 1 Princess Court is looking for someone interested in volunteering every Wednesday evening from 5 – 8 pm.  Please come to the office for the contact info.
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22Jan/16

TIJ 1O0 Culminating Task

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12Jan/16

Court Sports streaming January 12 vs Beaver Brae

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6Jan/16

Late Start day schedule

Thursday, January 7th is a Late Start Day at DHS.

Late Start day schedule

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17Dec/15

School Cash Online – Parent Letter w/Instructions to Register

DHS SchoolCash Parent Letter Instructs

December 2015

Dear Parents,

We are very excited to announce that our school will be offering School Cash Online, which provides you with the convenience of paying online for school items such as student fees, school trips, club/athletic fees, and spirit wear. We really want to save you time when paying for school expenses, so we can’t wait for you to take advantage of this opportunity. School Cash Online is a great way to pay without the need for cash or checks!

Please follow the link below to register online (it takes less than 5 minutes!). Once you have registered your child, you will be able to see when they have a new item posted online for purchase.  You also have the option to be notified whenever your child has a new school expense due, so you don’t have to worry about missing the deadline.

To set up an account and explore the system, please follow the instructions below. We look forward to hearing your feedback!

Register Online: (see next page for detailed instructions)

Step 1: Please click on this link: https://kpdsb.schoolcashonline.com/

Step 2: Register by selecting the “Get Started Now” and following the steps.

Step 3: After you receive the confirmation email, please select the “click here” option, login in and add each of your children to your household account. To do this, you will need your student’s last name, first name, and date of birth.

Convenient ~ Safe ~  Secure

PLEASE NOTE: If you have any questions during the registration process or while shopping online, please select the SUPPORT option in the top right hand area of the screen.

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17Dec/15

School Cash Online

DHS SchoolCash Coming Soon

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15Dec/15

Court Sports December 15

** Note to those re-viewing the sr boys basketball game. The first quarter is recorded at the end of the Junior (JBBB) game - Sorry I didn't reset the broadcaster for this.

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14Dec/15

Monday, December 14 – Website updates

Through word of mouth we have heard there are aspects of the school's website that are out of date.  You can help us by letting us know what needs to be updated!  Please send an email to paul.darling@kpdsb.ca and we can start the conversation to update aspects of the website that are necessary.

Thank you!

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10Dec/15

DHS Visual Art show

On Wednesday, December 9 and Thursday, December 10, the DHS visual arts department held a student art show in the fishbowl cafe.  The event was held in conjunction with the Music in Motion concert held Wednesday night.

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9Dec/15

DHS Getting in to christmas spirit

Dryden high school is getting in to the christmas spirit as we finish off school in the calendar year 2015.  The next week and a half will be very busy with activities such as the Snowball dance (Thursday night), Jr. Girls Volleyball tournament (Fri-Sat), Staff Caroling (Monday), Home Court sports (Tuesday), and the christmas assembly (Friday, December 18.)  Shown below are some leadership students who are helping visitors to the school get in the christmas spirit.

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3Dec/15

Year Books

The 2013-2014 Year Books are available in the main office.

The 2014-2015 Year Books will be here in January.

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27Nov/15

November 26 Girls Hockey photos

Girls hcokey photos from their 10-0 win over Queen Elizabeth of Sioux Lookout

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Check in the album, we are now adding videos as well!  You can download these videos on your home PC.  Click on the video below to see Leah Balla's first goal of the night.

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21Nov/15

Webcast day 2

Any problems, text 807-220-1145

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20Nov/15

NWOSSA Webcast

Please text Paul Darling at 807-220-1145 if you are having trouble with viewing.

The first game will start at 4:30 central time.

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20Nov/15

Photo of the day : First snowfall at DHS

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After Thursday's snow day, the sun is shining on DHS on Friday, November 20, 2015

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20Nov/15

NWOSSA Webcast

The NWOSSA Championship game will be webcast today starting at 4:30 central time.  Check back here within 15 minutes of game time for the live stream.

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11Nov/15

November 11 photo of the day

DHS Music association and Music students delivered an excellent performance.

DHS Music association and Music students delivered an excellent performance.

 

 

 

DHS students adding their poppies to the school's wreath.

DHS students adding their poppies to the school's wreath.

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6Nov/15

Compass Survey Information

Compass Survey 2015

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