MOTHER TERESA HIGH SCHOOL ~ DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS

SEEK JUSTICE
LOVE KINDNESS & MERCY
WALK HUMBLY WITH GOD”

Monday, December 17, 2018
WHOLE SCHOOL

Spirit Week: December 17-21

Monday, December 17th - “Grey on grey” 

Tuesday, December 18th - Tropical Christmas Tuesday 

Wednesday, December 19th - Ugly Christmas Sweater Day 

Thursday, December 20th - Twin Day -

Friday, December 21st - Comfy Christmas PJs Day 


Sign up for this month's connectED on my.mths.ca from December 12-17th  at 3:00pm. 
This month is runs Dec 18th. Grades 7&8 period 2, Grades 9-12 period 3. Need help? Drop by student services. Study hall will be assigned to students who don't sign up. (TC Dec. 17)

Are you interested in participating in The Enrichment Mini-Courses Program this year May 6-10th?  This opportunity is for students in grades 8 -11.  The courses take place at the University of Ottawa, Carleton University, La Cite and Saint Paul's University Mon- Fri from 9 am - 3pm.  Students are responsible for their own transportation.  Courses are offered in a variety of disciplines including technology, psychology, engineering, journalism, music and law. If this opportunity interests you please pop by Rm 130 to pick up an application.  Forms are due - December 20, 2018.  We have a limited number of spots and completed applications will be chosen by a lottery system.  (NC Dec. 20)

Calling all Artists: This year's applications forms for Young at Art are now available. Visual artists between 12 to 20 years of age are eligible to enter. Submitted artwork enters a jury process that determines which pieces will be exhibited in the City of Ottawa's community galleries. Categories include: Painting, Drawing, 3-Dimensional, Photograph,  Mixed Media and Other Media. Applying is completely free. Apply now online! (CV Dec. 21)

Attention Writers and Illustrators! MASC is pleased to present “Your Story: MASC’s Teen Authors and Illustrators’ Festival” on Friday February 8th, to be held at Confederation Learning Centre, 1645 Woodroffe Avenue in Ottawa.  Students in grades 8 through 12 with a special interest in writing and illustration are invited to register for one full day of workshops led by a stellar lineup of professional artists. The Deadline for registration is January 21, 2019.  Please visit the MASC website for further information about the conference, including bios of this year’s presenters as well as photos and testimonials from last years conference. (CV Dec. 21)


7/8 ANNOUNCEMENTS

7/8 Futsal: Any 7/8 boys interested in trying out for the futsal team please sign up in front of Mr. Nicoletti's office. Tryouts will be Monday, December 17th at 7:30am, Tuesday, December 18th at 3pm and Wednesday, December 19th at 7:30am. All tryouts will be 1 hour each. (CN Dec. 19)

7/8 Yoga: yoga continues in the Dance Room on Tuesdays at lunch time. New students are always welcome. Below is the schedule for this month; 
Tuesday Dec. 11th - Christmas Yoga (our last class before the break)
Tuesday Jan. 8th - Yoga returns every Tuesday. 
Hope to see you there next week!

Makerspace Club: Our Makerspace club is so popular, we need to divide the club into two different groups. The first group will now meet on Mondays at lunch and will include students from 7-01 - 7-05. Our Tuesday group will include students from 7-06 - 7-10 and all students from grade 8.


HIGH SCHOOL ANNOUNCEMENTS

STUDENT SERVICES

GRADE 12’s

FOR THE LATEST GRAD AND PROM INFORMATION, CHECK THE STUDENT SERVICES GRAD WEBPAGE:   https://sites.google.com/a/ocsb.ca/teh-student-services-information/home/grade-12-information/graduation-prom-grad-day-info

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

LF Volunteers: The Knights of Columbus (KoC) at St. Patrick's Church, Fallowfield. The KoC will be holding a New Years Eve event on Monday, December 31st, 2018 at St. Patrick's Church Community Hall. Looking for 4-6 student volunteers who would be willing to work at the event.  Duties would include hall set-up, assistance serving the meal (tentatively to be buffet style), washing dishes, hall clean-up and any other task as assigned.  Tentative time frame for the event is 6:30pm - 12:30am.  Set-up will likely occur earlier in the afternoon, time to be determined.
Please have interested students contact me directly by telephone at (613) 447-6868 and/or email: cmaragno63@hotmail.com as soon as possible or by December 21, 2018. (KW Dec. 21)

LF Volunteers: Winterman Marathon – Saturday/Sunday February 16/17, 2019 (Canada War Museum)  https://somersault.ca/winterman-run/ Saturday would be from 9 am – 3 pm Indoor – Registration Outside – Site Set Up
Sunday would be from 6:30 am – 2 pm or 3 pm (or whatever time you can spare) Indoor – registration *come prepared to rotate outside positions after 8:30 am Outside (rotating) – Course Marshals, Aid Stations, Finish Line
Lunch is NOT provided (There is a volunteer room nearby for lunch and breaks, as well as the Museum Cafeteria).  We encourage volunteers to bring food/drink to get them through their time with us or purchase food at the Museum Cafeteria.
Paid parking onsite Saturday and Sunday.  Saturday buses run near the Museum.  Sunday - suggest being picked up and dropped off at the Museum Contact:  info@somersault.ca (KW)

LF Volunteers: St. Luke is having their annual Christmas "Snowflake Ball" Dance on Friday, November 30 from 5:30 to 8pm and are seeking 20 volunteers to help setup and have other duties during the event.  You would need to
be there from 4pm to 8:30pm and you will be provided with a slice of pizza and a bottle of water.  If you are interested in volunteering, please email 
stlukecouncil@gmail.com with your name and email address to be added to the list. (MO Nov. 30)

PARISHES SERVING THE MOTHER TERESA COMMUNITY

St. Andrew’s Parish: For information please visit www.saintandrewparish.ca.
St. Monica’s Parish: For information please visit www.st-monica.com
St. Patrick’s Fallowfield: For information please visit www.stpatricks.nepean.on.ca
St. Andrew Parish Christmas & New Year's Mass Schedule:
Monday, December 24th: Nativity of the Lord - Christmas Eve 6:00 & 8:00 pm           
Tuesday, December 25th: Nativity of the Lord - Christmas Day 10:00 am           
December 29th /30th : Feast of the Holy Family - Sat 5:00 pm & Sun. 9:30 am              
Monday, December 31st: Mary Mother of God - 5:00 pm                                           
Tuesday, January 1st : Mary Mother of God - 10:00 am                     
** All Masses at St. Joseph HS ** 3333 Greenbank Rd


 MOTHER TERESA HIGH SCHOOL ~ DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS

SEEK JUSTICE
LOVE KINDNESS & MERCY
WALK HUMBLY WITH GOD”

Friday, December 14, 2018
WHOLE SCHOOL

Sign up for this month's connectED on my.mths.ca from December 12-17th  at 3:00pm. 
This month is runs Dec 18th. Grades 7&8 period 2, Grades 9-12 period 3. Need help? Drop by student services. Study hall will be assigned to students who don't sign up. (TC Dec. 17)

Are you interested in participating in The Enrichment Mini-Courses Program this year May 6-10th?  This opportunity is for students in grades 8 -11.  The courses take place at the University of Ottawa, Carleton University, La Cite and Saint Paul's University Mon- Fri from 9 am - 3pm.  Students are responsible for their own transportation.  Courses are offered in a variety of disciplines including technology, psychology, engineering, journalism, music and law. If this opportunity interests you please pop by Rm 130 to pick up an application.  Forms are due - December 20, 2018.  We have a limited number of spots and completed applications will be chosen by a lottery system.  (NC Dec. 20)

Students interested in participating in a six week Mini Medical School (on Thursday evenings from April 25 - May 30th) sponsored by The University of Ottawa, Faculty of Medicine are encouraged to contact The U of Ottawa Office of Continuing Professional Development at 613 761 - 4480 ext. 1 OR visit their website @ www.minimed.uottawa.ca
(SH Dec.14)

Calling all Artists: This year's applications forms for Young at Art are now available. Visual artists between 12 to 20 years of age are eligible to enter. Submitted artwork enters a jury process that determines which pieces will be exhibited in the City of Ottawa's community galleries. Categories include: Painting, Drawing, 3-Dimensional, Photograph,  Mixed Media and Other Media. Applying is completely free. Apply now online! (CV Dec. 21)

Attention Writers and Illustrators! MASC is pleased to present “Your Story: MASC’s Teen Authors and Illustrators’ Festival” on Friday February 8th, to be held at Confederation Learning Centre, 1645 Woodroffe Avenue in Ottawa.  Students in grades 8 through 12 with a special interest in writing and illustration are invited to register for one full day of workshops led by a stellar lineup of professional artists. The Deadline for registration is January 21, 2019.  Please visit the MASC website for further information about the conference, including bios of this year’s presenters as well as photos and testimonials from last years conference. (CV Dec. 21)

Ottawa University is offering a TEEN TECH CLUB for interested students from Grades 7 - 10. Winter session is every Saturday from January - April for $165. To register, please contact them at adventures@uOttawa.ca OR 613 562-5491. (SH Dec. 14)


7/8 ANNOUNCEMENTS

7/8 Futsal: Any 7/8 boys interested in trying out for the futsal team please sign up in front of Mr. Nicoletti's office. Tryouts will be Monday, December 17th at 7:30am, Tuesday, December 18th at 3pm and Wednesday, December 19th at 7:30am. All tryouts will be 1 hour each. (CN Dec. 19)

7/8 Yoga: yoga continues in the Dance Room on Tuesdays at lunch time. New students are always welcome. Below is the schedule for this month; 
Tuesday Dec. 11th - Christmas Yoga (our last class before the break)
Tuesday Jan. 8th - Yoga returns every Tuesday. 
Hope to see you there next week!

Makerspace Club: Our Makerspace club is so popular, we need to divide the club into two different groups. The first group will now meet on Mondays at lunch and will include students from 7-01 - 7-05. Our Tuesday group will include students from 7-06 - 7-10 and all students from grade 8.
  
HIGH SCHOOL ANNOUNCEMENTS

Jr. Girls Volleyball: Any grade 9 or 10 girl looking to try out for the junior girl's volleyball team please see Mrs Ragaisis in the phys-ed office across from the wood floor gym regarding an upcoming opportunity to train here at the school with the Ottawa GeeGee's on December 14th. (SR Dec. 14)

STUDENT SERVICES

GRADE 12’s

FOR THE LATEST GRAD AND PROM INFORMATION, CHECK THE STUDENT SERVICES GRAD WEBPAGE:   https://sites.google.com/a/ocsb.ca/teh-student-services-information/home/grade-12-information/graduation-prom-grad-day-info


VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

LF Volunteers: The Knights of Columbus (KoC) at St. Patrick's Church, Fallowfield. The KoC will be holding a New Years Eve event on Monday, December 31st, 2018 at St. Patrick's Church Community Hall. Looking for 4-6 student volunteers who would be willing to work at the event.  Duties would include hall set-up, assistance serving the meal (tentatively to be buffet style), washing dishes, hall clean-up and any other task as assigned.  Tentative time frame for the event is 6:30pm - 12:30am.  Set-up will likely occur earlier in the afternoon, time to be determined.
Please have interested students contact me directly by telephone at (613) 447-6868 and/or email: cmaragno63@hotmail.com as soon as possible or by December 21, 2018. (KW Dec. 21)

LF Volunteers: Winterman Marathon – Saturday/Sunday February 16/17, 2019 (Canada War Museum)  https://somersault.ca/winterman-run/ Saturday would be from 9 am – 3 pm Indoor – Registration Outside – Site Set Up
Sunday would be from 6:30 am – 2 pm or 3 pm (or whatever time you can spare) Indoor – registration *come prepared to rotate outside positions after 8:30 am Outside (rotating) – Course Marshals, Aid Stations, Finish Line
Lunch is NOT provided (There is a volunteer room nearby for lunch and breaks, as well as the Museum Cafeteria).  We encourage volunteers to bring food/drink to get them through their time with us or purchase food at the Museum Cafeteria.
Paid parking onsite Saturday and Sunday.  Saturday buses run near the Museum.  Sunday - suggest being picked up and dropped off at the Museum Contact:  info@somersault.ca (KW)

LF Volunteers: St. Luke is having their annual Christmas "Snowflake Ball" Dance on Friday, November 30 from 5:30 to 8pm and are seeking 20 volunteers to help setup and have other duties during the event.  You would need to
be there from 4pm to 8:30pm and you will be provided with a slice of pizza and a bottle of water.  If you are interested in volunteering, please email 
stlukecouncil@gmail.com with your name and email address to be added to the list. (MO Nov. 30)

PARISHES SERVING THE MOTHER TERESA COMMUNITY

St. Andrew’s Parish: For information please visit www.saintandrewparish.ca.
St. Monica’s Parish: For information please visit www.st-monica.com
St. Patrick’s Fallowfield: For information please visit www.stpatricks.nepean.on.ca
St. Andrew Parish Christmas & New Year's Mass Schedule:
Monday, December 24th: Nativity of the Lord - Christmas Eve 6:00 & 8:00 pm           
Tuesday, December 25th: Nativity of the Lord - Christmas Day 10:00 am           
December 29th /30th : Feast of the Holy Family - Sat 5:00 pm & Sun. 9:30 am              
Monday, December 31st: Mary Mother of God - 5:00 pm                                           
Tuesday, January 1st : Mary Mother of God - 10:00 am                     
** All Masses at St. Joseph HS ** 3333 Greenbank Rd


 MOTHER TERESA HIGH SCHOOL ~ DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS

SEEK JUSTICE
LOVE KINDNESS & MERCY
WALK HUMBLY WITH GOD”

Thursday, December 13, 2018
WHOLE SCHOOL

Sign up for this month's connectED on my.mths.ca from December 12-17th  at 3:00pm. 
This month is runs Dec 18th. Grades 7&8 period 2, Grades 9-12 period 3. Need help? Drop by student services. Study hall will be assigned to students who don't sign up. (TC Dec. 17)

Are you interested in participating in The Enrichment Mini-Courses Program this year May 6-10th?  This opportunity is for students in grades 8 -11.  The courses take place at the University of Ottawa, Carleton University, La Cite and Saint Paul's University Mon- Fri from 9 am - 3pm.  Students are responsible for their own transportation.  Courses are offered in a variety of disciplines including technology, psychology, engineering, journalism, music and law. If this opportunity interests you please pop by Rm 130 to pick up an application.  Forms are due - December 20, 2018.  We have a limited number of spots and completed applications will be chosen by a lottery system.  (NC Dec. 20)

Students interested in participating in a six week Mini Medical School (on Thursday evenings from April 25 - May 30th) sponsored by The University of Ottawa, Faculty of Medicine are encouraged to contact The U of Ottawa Office of Continuing Professional Development at 613 761 - 4480 ext. 1 OR visit their website @ www.minimed.uottawa.ca
(SH Dec.14)

Calling all Artists: This year's applications forms for Young at Art are now available. Visual artists between 12 to 20 years of age are eligible to enter. Submitted artwork enters a jury process that determines which pieces will be exhibited in the City of Ottawa's community galleries. Categories include: Painting, Drawing, 3-Dimensional, Photograph,  Mixed Media and Other Media. Applying is completely free. Apply now online! (CV Dec. 21)

Attention Writers and Illustrators! MASC is pleased to present “Your Story: MASC’s Teen Authors and Illustrators’ Festival” on Friday February 8th, to be held at Confederation Learning Centre, 1645 Woodroffe Avenue in Ottawa.  Students in grades 8 through 12 with a special interest in writing and illustration are invited to register for one full day of workshops led by a stellar lineup of professional artists. The Deadline for registration is January 21, 2019.  Please visit the MASC website for further information about the conference, including bios of this year’s presenters as well as photos and testimonials from last years conference. (CV Dec. 21)

Ottawa University is offering a TEEN TECH CLUB for interested students from Grades 7 - 10. Winter session is every Saturday from January - April for $165. To register, please contact them at adventures@uOttawa.ca OR 613 562-5491. (SH Dec. 14)
  
7/8 ANNOUNCEMENTS

7/8 Futsal: Any 7/8 boys interested in trying out for the futsal team please sign up in front of Mr. Nicoletti's office. Tryouts will be Monday, December 17th at 7:30am, Tuesday, December 18th at 3pm and Wednesday, December 19th at 7:30am. All tryouts will be 1 hour each. (CN Dec. 19)

Are you interested in skiing? There will be a meeting for all those interested in joining the ski team in room 103 at 11.15 on Thursday, December 13th. As long as you can ski a black run you can be on the team. (AP Dec. 13)

7/8 Yoga: yoga continues in the Dance Room on Tuesdays at lunch time. New students are always welcome. Below is the schedule for this month; 
Tuesday Dec. 11th - Christmas Yoga (our last class before the break)
Tuesday Jan. 8th - Yoga returns every Tuesday. 
Hope to see you there next week!

Makerspace Club: Our Makerspace club is so popular, we need to divide the club into two different groups. The first group will now meet on Mondays at lunch and will include students from 7-01 - 7-05. Our Tuesday group will include students from 7-06 - 7-10 and all students from grade 8.

HIGH SCHOOL ANNOUNCEMENTS

Join the Improv Team! There is a mandatory meeting this Thursday at lunch on the stage for all those interested in joining the high school improv team. See you there! See Ms. Laviolette or Mrs. Rose if you have any questions. (MR Dec. 13)

Jr. Girls Volleyball: Any grade 9 or 10 girl looking to try out for the junior girl's volleyball team please see Mrs Ragaisis in the phys-ed office across from the wood floor gym regarding an upcoming opportunity to train here at the school with the Ottawa GeeGee's on December 14th. (SR Dec. 14)

Waterloo Math Contest: All grade 9 to 11 students who are interested in writing the Waterloo Math Contest in February are asked to attend a follow-up meeting on Thursday, Dec. 13, at lunch in room 324. (ZM Dec 13)

STUDENT SERVICES

GRADE 12’s

FOR THE LATEST GRAD AND PROM INFORMATION, CHECK THE STUDENT SERVICES GRAD WEBPAGE:   https://sites.google.com/a/ocsb.ca/teh-student-services-information/home/grade-12-information/graduation-prom-grad-day-info


VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

LF Volunteers: The Knights of Columbus (KoC) at St. Patrick's Church, Fallowfield. The KoC will be holding a New Years Eve event on Monday, December 31st, 2018 at St. Patrick's Church Community Hall. Looking for 4-6 student volunteers who would be willing to work at the event.  Duties would include hall set-up, assistance serving the meal (tentatively to be buffet style), washing dishes, hall clean-up and any other task as assigned.  Tentative time frame for the event is 6:30pm - 12:30am.  Set-up will likely occur earlier in the afternoon, time to be determined.
Please have interested students contact me directly by telephone at (613) 447-6868 and/or email: cmaragno63@hotmail.com as soon as possible or by December 21, 2018. (KW Dec. 21)

LF Volunteers: Winterman Marathon – Saturday/Sunday February 16/17, 2019 (Canada War Museum)  https://somersault.ca/winterman-run/ Saturday would be from 9 am – 3 pm Indoor – Registration Outside – Site Set Up
Sunday would be from 6:30 am – 2 pm or 3 pm (or whatever time you can spare) Indoor – registration *come prepared to rotate outside positions after 8:30 am Outside (rotating) – Course Marshals, Aid Stations, Finish Line
Lunch is NOT provided (There is a volunteer room nearby for lunch and breaks, as well as the Museum Cafeteria).  We encourage volunteers to bring food/drink to get them through their time with us or purchase food at the Museum Cafeteria.
Paid parking onsite Saturday and Sunday.  Saturday buses run near the Museum.  Sunday - suggest being picked up and dropped off at the Museum Contact:  info@somersault.ca (KW)

LF Volunteers: St. Luke is having their annual Christmas "Snowflake Ball" Dance on Friday, November 30 from 5:30 to 8pm and are seeking 20 volunteers to help setup and have other duties during the event.  You would need to
be there from 4pm to 8:30pm and you will be provided with a slice of pizza and a bottle of water.  If you are interested in volunteering, please email 
stlukecouncil@gmail.com with your name and email address to be added to the list. (MO Nov. 30)

PARISHES SERVING THE MOTHER TERESA COMMUNITY

St. Andrew’s Parish: For information please visit www.saintandrewparish.ca.
St. Monica’s Parish: For information please visit www.st-monica.com
St. Patrick’s Fallowfield: For information please visit www.stpatricks.nepean.on.ca

St. Andrew Parish Christmas & New Year's Mass Schedule:
Monday, December 24th: Nativity of the Lord - Christmas Eve 6:00 & 8:00 pm           
Tuesday, December 25th: Nativity of the Lord - Christmas Day 10:00 am           
December 29th /30th : Feast of the Holy Family - Sat 5:00 pm & Sun. 9:30 am              
Monday, December 31st: Mary Mother of God - 5:00 pm                                           
Tuesday, January 1st : Mary Mother of God - 10:00 am                     
** All Masses at St. Joseph HS ** 3333 Greenbank Rd

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