Monday, June 18, 2018
HS Day 1


Summer ReadingLooking for some good books to read this summer? Drop by the Learning Commons to pick up a permission form, so that you can check out up to 10 books for the entire summer. Or, check out some amazing ebooks and audiobooks all summer long at: Happy Reading. (NBD June 22)

Lost and found - starting next Monday June 18, items from the lost and found bin will be on display in the atrium. Students and parents are encouraged to come and look through the items for lost items. Any items remaining on Friday will be donated to charity (Big Brothers and Sisters Ottawa). (SS June 22)


Red Maple Club: A reminder to all Red Maple club members of the Red Maple Celebration this Friday, June 16th. Please report to your homeroom class and after homeroom, go to the Learning Commons with everything you need for the day. Final reminders: Bring a bottle of water and dress in Red or in costume as a character from one of the books (there will be a contest and prizes for the best costume). (NBD June 14)

7/8 Rugby Team: Are you looking for good sport to practice team work, respect and confidence? The Barrhaven Scottish rugby team is looking for new recruits between the ages of 7 to 17. It is a great hobby to be part of. For more information, contact the emails matching your age group on the flyers posted on the 2nd and 3rd floor.


Peer Helpers: Check your e-mails if you want to set up to visit a grade 8 class to talk about their transition to grade 9.  Contact the teacher who's block you'd like to visit and make it happen! The talking point list is on the sign up sheet. (PC June 20)

Puppy therapy: The I Matter U Matter students have your success in mind and wish to help you practice mindfulness by providing puppies to pet and hang out with!  Come alleviate some stress on Friday June 15th and Monday, June 18th during HS lunch in the multimedia room (across from the hospitality room, beside the auto shop) (KM and PC, June 18th)

Auditions for the high school play have been postponed until September 2018. We look forward to seeing your auditions in the fall!  Please see Mrs. Rose if you have any questions. (MR June 19)

The STUDENT SERVICES WEBSITE at is set up as an information tool, including information about: Community Service Hours Opportunities, Courses, Careers, Graduation, Scholarships, etc.

Driver's Ed: Come pick up your registration form in Student Services for the summer program.  You can register online at or by mailing/faxing/dropping off the registration form to the Continuing Education Department at 570 West Hunt Club Road. Registration runs until June 28, 2018. (KW June 28)

Summer School: We have both the public and catholic school boards' summer school registration forms in Student Services.  Drop by early morning, lunch time, after school to pick up your forms. Students, parents and guidance counsellors need to sign these forms.  June 28th is the final registration date for both boards. (KW June 28)

OCSB Summer Student Employment Program - opportunities for returning students that are over 18: Please click on link to view:
Summer Camps with the Ottawa Catholic School Board. Summer Camp Flyers are available in Student Services.  Come and get them! Lots happening at St. Mother Teresa HS over the summer. Registration forms are available online at

GRADE 12’s


LF Volunteers: For Monsignor Paul Baxter elementary school. We are using to add volunteers for our upcoming MPB carnival.  It will be held on June 22nd. From 5:00 until 8:00pm. If you are interested: (the leading online SignUp and reminder tool) to organize our upcoming SignUps. Here's how it works in 3 easy steps:
1) Click this link to see our SignUps on SignUp.com
2) Review the SignUps listed and choose the one(s) you like.
3) Sign up! It's Easy - you will NOT need to register an account or keep a password on
Note: does not share your email address with anyone. If you prefer not to use your email address, please contact me and I can sign you up manually. (KW June 22)

LF  Volunteers: It is only 7 weeks until Canada Day in Barrhaven! We are once again looking for adult & high school student volunteers, including students looking for community service hours. Details are being updated on our website: Volunteer for Canada Day in BarrhavenVolunteers can sign up by emailing: 
LF Volunteers: Jungle Sport (Summer Camp) currently looking for one or two female students in grade 10,11 or 12 interested in working summer camp to apply to

LF Volunteers:
Family Fun Zone  and 50/50 Seller at Ottawa Fury Games
Are you interested in sports and events? Have you always wanted to get a peek behind the curtain of a world-class stadium? Well now is your chance to get a glimpse behind the scenes of how a major event unfolds at TD Place. Be a part of the action while engaging in your local community!  Ottawa Sports and Entertainment Group and the OSEG Foundation have a variety of exciting volunteer opportunities this season. To find out more info on how you can get involved, kindly send a note to with the subject “Volunteer Opportunities”

It's back by popular demand, Aspiring Artists! This summer camp is looking for volunteers here at St. Mother Teresa High School. Camp dates are:  July 16-20 and July 23-27. Please call 613-296-3726.

Volunteer Hours: St. Vincent de Paul : Need your Community Service Hours? Want to Volunteer?
1273 Wellington St.W 613-722-7166 / 1620 Merivale Rd. 613-695-7162. If you are interested in volunteering with us to fulfil your mandatory community service hours, please contact the Volunteer Coordinator Jenny at 613-722-7166 Ext. 13 or by email at


St. Andrew’s Parish: For information please visit
St. Monica’s Parish: For information please visit
St. Patrick’s Fallowfield: For information please visit

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