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22Aug/16

2016-17 Remind 101 information

For information on the upcoming 2016-17 school year,

 

text @dhs20162 to 1-807-788-1952

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24Jun/16

Graduation Photos 2016

Graduation Photos are available here  -  Flickr Album

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23Jun/16

Friday, June 24 – Graduation 2016

Look back here starting at 12:00 pm central time, Friday, June 24 for a webcast of the 2016 Dryden High School Graduation.

Graduation will start at 1 pm, Friday, June 24.

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23Jun/16

Thursday, June 23 – The Grand March

Look back here at 4:30 pm central time, Thursday June 23, for a webcast of the 2016 Graduating class grand march.

The grand march will start at 5:00 pm, Thursday, June 23.

The Grand March

Grand March pre-show stream :

 

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16Jun/16

Thursday, June 16th Announcements

June 16 Lockers must be emptied out by Wednesday so the caretakers can begin cleaning the lockers.  You will be assigned the same locker next year so please bring your lock home and bring it back in the Fall.
June 16 The Safe Grad guest sign-up sheet is now in the office.  If you are bringing a guest that is NOT a DHS student, you must sign their name on the sheet.
June 16 Grad 12’s please stop by the office and pick up the yearbook grad information sheet and fill it out and return no later than June 23rd!
June 16 Safe Grad Committee is looking for three Grade 11 Students to volunteer at the Grand March on Thursday, June 23rd from 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm in the big gym.  This will earn you points for next year or volunteer hours. Please contact Kelly Sutton 938-7429.
June 16 The Dryden Public Library will be opening at 9:00 am the week of exams – June 20 – 23rd for students who would like to study for exams.  Tim Hortons will be providing coffee and donuts.
June 16 Any students that are not using their netbooks, chrome books or books, please start returning them to the Library.
June 16 2017 Grads, if you are interested in Safe Grad driving for the upcoming year (starting June 1st) please contact Carmen Moody via Facebook or text 938-7522. Upcoming driving events will be posted on the DHS Safe Grad 2016 Facebook group, for the time being, so pls join this group. In order to make this fundraiser successful for your grad we need your support.
June 16 If you are looking for volunteer hours, the walleye masters is this weekend and you’ll get a free supper Saturday night and the Teddy Bear picnic is in July. Please see the Guidance or main office for more information.
June 16 Lakehead University is offering “fast pass” to students who will be attending there this fall.  This is a pre-orientation program designed to help incoming students learn about course registration, program details and university life.  For more information and dates, please visit the Guidance Office.
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16Jun/16

Conservation Camp photos

Conservation Camp photos - Click Here!

Thank you to Dianne Loewen for the great photography!

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14Jun/16

Tues. June 14th Announcements

June 14 Reminder to staff that there will be a mandatory Trillium update at 4 pm today.  Please log out of Trillium before leaving today.
June 14 Safe Grad Committee is looking for three Grade 11 Students to volunteer at the Grand March on Thursday, June 23rd from 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm in the big gym  Please contact Kelly Sutton 938-7429.
June 14 The Dryden Public Library will be opening at 9:00 am the week of exams – June 20 – 23rd for students who would like to study for exams.  Tim Hortons will be providing coffee and donuts.
June 14 Any students that are not using their netbooks, chrome books or books, please start returning them to the Library.
June 14 Summer school options are open for registration!  You have an opportunity to take coop, paid coop, independent study, and French immersion courses.  If you have already signed up for Civics and Careers this summer, you must pick up a registration letter in the Guidance office.  Please come to Guidance for more information.
June 14 2017 Grads, if you are interested in Safe Grad driving for the upcoming year (starting June 1st) please contact Carmen Moody via Facebook or text 938-7522. Upcoming driving events will be posted on the DHS Safe Grad 2016 Facebook group, for the time being, so pls join this group. In order to make this fundraiser successful for your grad we need your support.
June 14 The gym will be open Monday, Tuesday & Friday from 12-12:25.
June 14 If you are looking for volunteer hours, the walleye masters is this weekend and you’ll get a free supper Saturday night and the Teddy Bear picnic is in July. Please see the Guidance or main office for more information.
June 14 Lakehead University is offering “fast pass” to students who will be attending there this fall.  This is a pre-orientation program designed to help incoming students learn about course registration, program details and university life.  For more information and dates, please visit the Guidance Office.
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8Jun/16

Wednesday, June 8th Announcements

June 8 The Ministry of Natural Resources & Forests is looking for a summer student to work in the biology lab this summer for 8 weeks and you must be at least 17 years old.  Please go to Guidance for more info.
June 8 Students using SEA technology (iPads and laptops) are asked to return them to Mrs. Jones in the Resource Room as soon as possible or by June 14.

Those students using technology for the math EQAO test are asked to bring their Chromebook to Mrs. Jones by tomorrow and those using technology for their exams are asked to bring the technology (chromebook, laptop, and/or iPad) to Mrs. Jones as soon as possible or by next Tuesday, June 14.

June 8 The Dryden Public Library will be opening at 9:00 am the week of exams – June 20 – 23rd for students who would like to study for exams.  Tim Hortons will be providing coffee and donuts.
June 8 Any students that are not using their netbooks, chrome books or books, please start returning them to the Library.
June 8 Grand march tickets must be picked up by the end of the day on Monday (remember Friday is a PD day). The safe grad members will then see how many extras are available at the meeting on Tuesday evening and will then make a decision as to giving out extra tickets.
June 8 Summer school options are open for registration!  You have an opportunity to take coop, paid coop, independent study, and French immersion courses.  If you have already signed up for Civics and Careers this summer, you must pick up a registration letter in the Guidance office.  Please come to Guidance for more information.
June 8 If you are interested in taking a dual credit course this summer in either welding or digital photography, please sign up in the Guidance Office.  If you complete this course you will get a high school and a college credit!
June 8 2017 Grads, if you are interested in Safe Grad driving for the upcoming year (starting June 1st) please contact Carmen Moody via Facebook or text 938-7522. Upcoming driving events will be posted on the DHS Safe Grad 2016 Facebook group, for the time being, so pls join this group. In order to make this fundraiser successful for your grad we need your support.
June 8 The gym will be open Monday, Tuesday & Friday from 12-12:25.
June 8 If you are looking for volunteer hours, the Amesdale Cemetery Committee is having a work day on Sunday, June 12th beginning at 9:00 am. Please see the Guidance Office for more information.
June 7 Lakehead University is offering “fast pass” to students who will be attending there this fall.  This is a pre-orientation program designed to help incoming students learn about course registration, program details and university life.  For more information and dates, please visit the Guidance Office.
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2Jun/16

Principal Ralph McNaughton

Dryden High School remembers and honours the passing of the 5th principal of Dryden High School, Mr. Ralph McNaughton. Mr. McNaughton was principal of DHS from 1970 until his retirement in 1987. Mr. McNaughton will always be remembered as an administrator who was sincerely concerned for the wellbeing of staff and students. He would always go out of his way to ask you how you were doing and he would always ask about your family. He passed away in August 2015.Ralph

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31May/16

Tues. May 31st Announcements

May 31 Mr. Zilkalns hockey class is reminded to meet in the gym on Thursday, Pd 1 for their next session.
May 31 Mr. Walsh’s gr 11 bio & gr 12 Chemisty & Mr. McKillops Environmental Science classes are reminded to be in the student square at 8:45 am tomorrow morning to go to the experimental lakes.
May 31 Mr. Walsh’s health care class is to meet at the beginning of pd. 4 today at the hospital or in room 208 if you need a ride.
May 31 Any students that are not using their netbooks, chrome books or books, please start returning them to the Library.
May 31 Reminder to grade 11 and 12 students that there will be a Safe Grad meeting tonight @ 6:00 pm in the high school library.  Grad 11’s are invited to start preparing for next year.  Please bring your parents or guardian.
May 31 Potential Grads - the grand march tickets are now available to be picked up in the main office.
May 31 Summer school options are open for registration!  You have an opportunity to take coop, paid coop, independent study, and French immersion courses.  If you have already signed up for Civics and Careers this summer, you must pick up a registration letter in the Guidance office.  Please come to Guidance for more information.
May 31… If you are interested in taking a dual credit course this summer in either welding or digital photography, please sign up in the Guidance Office.  If you complete this course you will get a high school and a college credit!
May 31 2017 Grads, if you are interested in Safe Grad driving for the upcoming year (starting June 1st) please contact Carmen Moody via Facebook or text 938-7522. Upcoming driving events will be posted on the DHS Safe Grad 2016 Facebook group, for the time being, so pls join this group. In order to make this fundraiser successful for your grad we need your support.
May 31 The gym will be open Monday, Tuesday & Friday from 12-12:25.
May 31 If you are looking for volunteer hours, the Amesdale Cemetery Committee is having a work day on Sunday, June 12th beginning at 9:00 am. Please see the Guidance Office for more information.
May 31 Lakehead University is offering “fast pass” to students who will be attending there this fall.  This is a pre-orientation program designed to help incoming students learn about course registration, program details and university life.  For more information and dates, please visit the Guidance Office.

 

 

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30May/16

Monday, May 30th Announcements

 

May 30 The honor roll students will be called out of class Pd. 2, 15 minutes before the bell rings so they can start heading over to the Centre.
May 30 Any students that are not using their netbooks, chrome books or books, please start returning them to the Library.
May 30 Reminder to grade 11 and 12 students that there will be a Safe Grad meeting on tomorrow @ 6:00 pm in the high school library.  Grad 11’s are invited to start preparing for next year.  Please bring your parents or guardian.
May 30 Potential Grads - the grand march tickets are now available to be picked up in the main office.
May 30 Summer school options are open for registration!  You have an opportunity to take coop, paid coop, independent study, and French immersion courses.  If you have already signed up for Civics and Careers this summer, you must pick up a registration letter in the Guidance office.  Please come to Guidance for more information.
May 30… If you are interested in taking a dual credit course this summer in either welding or digital photography, please sign up in the Guidance Office.  If you complete this course you will get a high school and a college credit!
May 30 2017 Grads, if you are interested in Safe Grad driving for the upcoming year (starting June 1st) please contact Carmen Moody via Facebook or text 938-7522. Upcoming driving events will be posted on the DHS Safe Grad 2016 Facebook group, for the time being, so pls join this group. In order to make this fundraiser successful for your grad we need your support.
May 30 The gym will be open Monday, Tuesday & Friday from 12-12:25.
May 30 If you are looking for volunteer hours, the Amesdale Cemetery Committee is having a work day on Sunday, June 12th beginning at 9:00 am. Please see the Guidance Office for more information.
May 30 Lakehead University is offering “fast pass” to students who will be attending there this fall.  This is a pre-orientation program designed to help incoming students learn about course registration, program details and university life.  For more information and dates, please visit the Guidance Office.
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25May/16

Safe Grad Information 2016

 

 

SAFE GRAD 2016

CASINO ROYALE

Safe Grad is a DRUG & ALCOHOL free event!!

 

Thursday June 23rd:              1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

  • Pick up CAP AND GOWN for grad ceremony.
  • Drop off your Safe Grad Bag. Bag MUST be a packsack or duffel type bag (NO plastic or garbage bags). Please note – family member/friend can drop off your pack. DROP OFF IS IN THE DHS STUDENT SQUARE.
  • Safe Grad Bag - THINGS TO PACK:
    • change of clothing, towel, swimsuit, socks, shoes (think comfortable!!) toiletries, undergarments, epi-pens, empty refillable water bottle
    • NO FOOD OR DRINKS of any kind. This includes water and energy drinks. Food and drinks will be served.

 

GRAND MARCH and DANCE:

4:15 pm                        Graduates will arrive at DHS in preparation for the Grand March. Meet at the Student Square and a Safe Grad Member will direct you to the proper location.

5:00 pm                        Grand March

8:00 pm - 1:00 am     Dance at The Centre for all Graduates and their escorts.

Friday June 24th:         

1:00 pm                    Graduation Ceremonies at DHS - You will be advised by DHS regarding this event and the time you need to be there.

9:00 pm                    Let the games begin! Arrive at DHS for games night!

9:00 pm – 12 am    Safe Grad Events outside of DHS: Swimming Pool, Bowling Alley, Laser Tag

9:00pm - 2ish         Air Games (Big gym) and Casino (Little Gym)

 

**** IF YOU LEAVE THE SCHOOL AT ANYTIME (excluding the supervised activities off site, or the designated outside area) you WILL NOT be allowed back inside of the school. You MUST sign out before you leave.****

** Although we will do our best, we cannot guarantee that there will not be any cross contamination of food items for those with allergies.**

 

IMPORTANT – NO BAGS will be allowed to be checked in the morning of graduation rehearsal or before the Grand March (June 23rd) or Safe Grad Games Night (June 24th). If bags are brought to the school the night of Safe Grad, you will have to wait until everyone else has checked. No bags are to be left at the office.

 

PLEASE leave iPod’s, wallets and valuables at home. YOU DO NOT need money of any kind as everything is paid for and there is no cost to you. Please note that if you wish to use your cell phone the evening of Safe Grad for taking photos, it is permitted however, DHS AND SAFE GRAD ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY LOST OR STOLEN ITEMS.

 

GRAND MARCH TICKETS:  **Tickets for the Grand March can be picked up at the DHS Main Office beginning Wednesday, May 25th. Six (6) tickets will be allowed per graduate. Please be aware that seating is limited. Families will be seated on a first come first serve basis. Every effort will be made in attempt to accommodate large families. We encourage the Graduates to discuss their ticket needs among themselves to arrive at a solution.

*** PLEASE NOTE: ALL TIMES LISTED ABOVE ARE APPROXIMATE***

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25May/16

Wed. May 25th Announcements

May 25 Potential grads, please come to the office to pick up the information sheet on Safe Grad events.
May 25 All Careers classes will be at lunch today in the Library.
May 25 DHS Students – summer school options are open for registration!  You have an opportunity to take coop, paid coop, independent study, and French immersion courses.  Students who are also interested in taking Careers & Civics this summer need to register in the Guidance office as today is the last day.  If you have already signed up for Civics and Careers this summer, you must pick up a registration letter in the Guidance office.  Please come to Guidance for more information.
May 25 Eagles athletes who have not yet paid their fees, it’s time to get this done.  Badminton was $65 + $10 if you got a shirt, soccer is $145 for girls & $180 for boys.  There are still a few earlier sports, wrestling, volleyball that also need attention.  See Mr. Zilkalns or the main office to pay.
May 25… If you are interested in taking a dual credit course this summer in either welding or digital photography, please sign up in the Guidance Office.  If you complete this course you will get a high school and a college credit!
May 25 2017 Grads, if you are interested in Safe Grad driving for the upcoming year (starting June 1st) please contact Carmen Moody via Facebook or text 938-7522. Upcoming driving events will be posted on the DHS Safe Grad 2016 Facebook group, for the time being, so pls join this group. In order to make this fundraiser successful for your grad we need your support.
May 25 The gym will be open Monday, Tuesday & Friday from 12-12:25.
May 25 If you are looking for volunteer hours, the Amesdale Cemetery Committee is having a work day on Sunday, June 12th beginning at 9:00 am. Please see the Guidance Office for more information.
May 25 Lakehead University is offering “fast pass” to students who will be attending there this fall.  This is a pre-orientation program designed to help incoming students learn about course registration, program details and university life.  For more information and dates, please visit the Guidance Office.
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20May/16

2016 Graduation Information

Graduate Information 2016

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17May/16

Tuesday, May 17th Announcements

May 17 Remember to come shopping at the Eagles Nest today!  All proceeds will go to the Wrolstad family so come down and support your fellow Eagle.
May 17 Eagles athletes who have not yet paid their fees, it’s time to get this done.  Badminton was $65 + $10 if you got a shirt, soccer is $145 for girls & $180 for boys.  There are still a few earlier sports, wrestling, volleyball that also need attention.  See Mr. Zilkalns or the main office to pay.
May 17 Reminder to all students traveling to Wpg for the rock climbing tomorrow, please be at the front of the school by 6:15 am.
May 17 All students travelling to the Northern Ontario School of Medicine tomorrow, please meet in the student square at 12:00 pm.
May 17 Tomorrow during period 2 there will be a meeting for all potential grads.   Please wait for the announcement before proceeding to the gym.
May 17 Eagle football tryouts begin after the long weekend.  Check the posters around the school for dates and times that you can get equipment and become an Eagle.  Permission forms for new players are on the desk in the main office.
May 17… If you are interested in taking a dual credit course this summer in either welding or digital photography, please sign up in the Guidance Office.  If you complete this course you will get a high school and a college credit!
May 17 2017 Grads, if you are interested in Safe Grad driving for the upcoming year (starting June 1st) please contact Carmen Moody via Facebook or text 938-7522. Upcoming driving events will be posted on the DHS Safe Grad 2016 Facebook group, for the time being, so pls join this group. In order to make this fundraiser successful for your grad we need your support.
May 17 The gym will be open Monday, Tuesday & Friday from 12-12:25.
May 17 If you are looking for volunteer hours, the Amesdale Cemetery Committee is having a work day on Sunday, June 12th beginning at 9:00 am. Please see the Guidance Office for more information.
May 17 Lakehead University is offering “fast pass” to students who will be attending there this fall.  This is a pre-orientation program designed to help incoming students learn about course registration, program details and university life.  For more information and dates, please visit the Guidance Office.
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16May/16

Exam Schedule – June 2016

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13May/16

Fri. May 13th Announcements

May 13 Free spaghetti lunch today in room 124B.
May 13 The girl’s golf team competed in the Virginia, Minnesota Invitational yesterday, with Emma Lang leading the way placing 54th out of 90 competitors, Maya Nickle and Emily Loewen finished tied for 64th. Good effort girls.
May 13 Mrs. Wrolstad would like to thank everyone who came out and supported the Fundraising BBQ yesterday for Keith & Kohl. We had a great turn out!

We still have pop and chips left over that will be sold in the student square at lunch today for $1 each. The proceeds today will also be going to the Wrolstad family.

May 13-17 Eagle football tryouts begin after the long weekend.  Check the posters around the school for dates and times that you can get equipment and become an Eagle.  Permission forms for new players are on the desk in the main office.
May 13… If you are interested in taking a dual credit course this summer in either welding or digital photography, please sign up in the Guidance Office.  If you complete this course you will get a high school and a college credit!
May 13 2017 Grads, if you are interested in Safe Grad driving for the upcoming year (starting June 1st) please contact Carmen Moody via Facebook or text 938-7522. Upcoming driving events will be posted on the DHS Safe Grad 2016 Facebook group, for the time being, so pls join this group. In order to make this fundraiser successful for your grad we need your support.
May 13 The gym will be open Monday, Tuesday & Friday from 12-12:25.
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12May/16

Thursday, May 12th Announcements

May 12 Any girls and guys interested in playing minor ball and born in 1998 – 2001, be at Sandy Beach diamond #1 at 6:00 pm tonight to register if you have not already done so.
May 12 All DHS female students who would like to go rock climbing next Wednesday in Winnipeg, please get your permission forms from the phys ed office and return them there by tomorrow.
May 12-17 Eagle football tryouts begin after the long weekend.  Check the posters around the school for dates and times that you can get equipment and become an Eagle.  Permission forms for new players are on the desk in the main office.
May 12… If you are interested in taking a dual credit course this summer in either welding or digital photography, please sign up in the Guidance Office.  If you complete this course you will get a high school and a college credit!
May 12 Reminder of the BBQ lunch today to support the Wrolstad family. Bring your $5.00 to the back of the school by the basketball court and enjoy a burger or a hotdog,
May 12 2017 Grads, if you are interested in Safe Grad driving for the upcoming year (starting June 1st) please contact Carmen Moody via Facebook or text 938-7522. Upcoming driving events will be posted on the DHS Safe Grad 2016 Facebook group, for the time being, so pls join this group. In order to make this fundraiser successful for your grad we need your support.
May 12 The gym will be open Monday, Tuesday & Friday from 12-12:25.
 
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5May/16

Eagles Nest to support Wrolstad Family

On Tuesday, May 17, come to the Eagles nest store and purchase something to support the wrolstad family.  All proceeds on this day will be donated to the Wrolstads.  Come support your fellow eagles on May 17th at the Eagles nest.

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29Apr/16

Friday, April 29th Announcements

Apr 29 Reminder of the free Family Fun Fair on Saturday from 11:00 am – 2:00 pm here at DHS.  There will be door prizes, food and drinks, a photo booth and much more!  Hope to see you there.
Apr 29 Another round of Eagles jackets are being ordered.  You can get forms in the student square, the main office or the Eagle’s Nest.  Orders will go in mid next week, so please have your form and payment to the Eagle’s Nest by early next week.
Apr 29 Attention all girls at DHS who would like to go on the rock climbing field trip to Winnipeg; please pick up and hand in your signed permission forms and money to the phys ed office.
Apr 29 2017 Grads if you are interested in Safe Grad driving for the upcoming year (starting June 1st) please contact Carmen Moody via Facebook or text 938-7522. Upcoming driving events will be posted on the DHS Safe Grad 2016 Facebook group, for the time being, so pls join this group. In order to make this fundraiser successful for your grad we need your support.
Apr 29 It’s about one month away from the 60th year of Conservation Camp! Invitations have been sent out, but you only have until Friday to submit the application form.  There are limited spots as we are filling one bus, so don’t wait too long.  Applicants will be notified of their acceptance by Friday, May 6th.  Contact Mr. Schmidt if you have questions or concerns about your application.
Apr 29 The Shake Your Booty event is next Friday and they are looking for volunteers so if you need volunteer hours, come sign up at the main office or the guidance office.
Apr 29 The University of Winnipeg will be here on Wed. May 11th.  Students interested in attending can sign up in the guidance office.
Apr 29 The cap and gown forms with a payment of $25.00 are due today.
Apr 29 Bursaries are available to gr. 12 students pursuing post-secondary studies, please check the website on a regular basis for new ones.
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