Morning Announcements


Fri., Sept. 21st, 2012


Sept. 21 Kenora’s size & toughness proved too much for the Eagles football team yesterday as they rolled to a homecoming victory.  Bright spots for Dryden were Calum Cheesequay-Tom and Tyson Schollie on defense and Ryan Martel’s 45 & Brayden Hansson’s 70 yard touchdown runs.  The team next faces # 1 Steinbach at home on Monday.
Sept. 21 There will be a Youth Cultural Land-Based Diabetes Prevention Autumn Gathering at Davis’ Bonny Bay Camp on Saturday, September 29th from 10:00 a.m. until 3:30 p.m.  You must register by Wed. Sept. 26th.  Forms are here in the office.  A bus will depart from the Native Friendship Centre at 9:30 on Saturday morning.  Lunch and snacks are provided.  There are a limited number of participants, so register as soon as possible. 
Sept. 21 Starting Tues. Sept. 25 – Free Tutoring with a focus on math for grades 9, 10 and 11 will be available.  Tuesdays during Lunch from 12:00 – 12:30 and Thursdays in the morning from 8:15 – 8:45.  Location for all Tutoring sessions is in the library.
Sept. 21 Vermilion Bay Community Garden is looking for some volunteers on Sunday at 10:00 a.m.  Just show up if you can help them out.
Sept. 21 The College Information Program will be held on Tuesday, September 25 at 9:00 a.m. in the cafeteria.  Students will be called down.
Sept. 21 The University of Manitoba representatives will be at DHS on Monday, September 24th at 2:00 p.m.  Sign up in the guidance office if you would like to attend.
Sept. 21 The University of Waterloo is once again offering the Aboriginal Post-Secondary planning trip, Oct. 14 – 20.  Deadline for applications is Thurs. Sept. 27.  Please pick up your application in the guidance office.  If you have any questions, see Mrs. Ambridge.
Sept. 21 If you’re looking for a safe place to meet friends and promote equality, come out to the first ever gay-straight alliance meeting on Tuesday at 3:30 in the library.  Hope to see you there!
Sept. 21 Students interested in helping to sell poppies for the Royal Canadian Legion are asked to sign up in the guidance office.  This is a great way to earn volunteer hours.
Sept. 21 Ice Dogs home opener is this weekend.  Game time is 7:30 Friday, Saturday & Sunday night.  Come out and cheer on Eagle Alumni players!
Sept. 21 In order to receive your note books, the digital technology student user agreement form must be completed & turned in to the main office as soon as possible.
Sept. 21 Picture day is coming to DHS on October 3rd.  All students must have a photo taken for a photo i.d. card and the yearbook.  If you are ordering a picture package, please bring your cheque or money on picture day to give directly to the photographer.
Sept. 21 The Northwest Catholic District School Board is preparing to offer the Grade 10 Religious Education Course.  This is an open course with no pre-requisites required, worth 1 credit.  Students in Grades 9 to 12 are welcome to sign up.  Classes will be held at St. Joseph’s School, one night weekly for three hours to a total of 110 hours.  Anyone interested in taking the course should sign up at the Guidance Office by 3:00 o’clock on Friday, September 21st.
Sept. 21 Every Monday, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., a nurse from the Northwestern Health Unit is running a sexual health clinic at DHS in the guidance office.  All appointments are confidential.  New and walk in appointments are welcome.
Sept. 21 Music is AWESOME… that is all!