MOTHER TERESA HIGH SCHOOL ~ DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS

SEEK JUSTICE
LOVE KINDNESS & MERCY
WALK HUMBLY WITH GOD”

Tuesday, February 19, 2019
WHOLE SCHOOL

7/8 ANNOUNCEMENTS

Connected for grades 7&8 students is February 22 period 1. Register now for a workshop at my.mths.ca (TC Feb. 22)

Rescheduled 7/8 Boys Hockey Tryouts:
Tuesday, February 19th from 4:30-5:30 at Nepean Sportsplex
Wednesday, February 20th from 4:00-5:00 at Howard Darwin Centennial Arena  (Merivale)

Craft Club: The grade 7/8 craft club meets every Friday at lunch in room 233. Bring your lunch and get ready to be creative! All grade 7 and 8 students welcome! 

7/8 3D Animation Club: Any 7/8 students interested in 3D animation are welcome to join the NEW 3D Animation Club on Tuesdays during 7/8 lunch. The first meeting will start on Tuesday, February 19th in room 103. For more information please see Mr. Francoeur. (SH Feb. 19)

Lunch clubs in the Learning Commons - new schedule: 
Monday: Robots 
Tuesday: Red Maple Book club 
Wednesday: Makerspace
Thursday: Makerspace
Friday: Titans for Justice
New members are welcome to join Red Maple, Makerspace, and Titans for Justice. For more information, please ask at

7/8 Yoga- All students are welcome to come out to yoga on Tuesdays at lunchtime. Yoga takes place in the Dance studio at 12:30. You are welcome to come a little earlier to eat your lunch there before we start yoga. No experience or equipment needed. (KM)

8 Swim Team - Tryouts will take place at MINTO Recreation Complex March 5 & 7th from 3:00 - 4:00 pm. Please attend both tryouts. Competitive and non-competitive swimmers welcome and no previous experience necessary. Students are responsible for their own transportation to and from the pool. A sign-up list and permission forms are posted outside of room 234. All swimmers are reminded to bring their permission form to Mme Pendergest prior to the first tryout. Please note that students who make the team must be able to commit to team practices on Tuesdays & Thursdays between April 9 - May 9, 2019. (CP March 7)

HIGH SCHOOL ANNOUNCEMENTS

Connected for grades 9-12 students is February 26th period 2. Register now for a workshop at my.mths.ca  (TC Feb. 26)

Attention Grade 11 students: Nokia is providing paid internship opportunities to students this summer!
Nokia’s Future Tech Internship is a paid, seven week program that will run from July 2nd – August 16thStudent who are entering grade twelve in Fall 2019 will have the opportunity to work alongside Nokia engineering teams on real, technical projects. Future Tech Interns are paired with Nokia Mentors who will not only give them their technical projects over the seven weeks, but also help them learn the skills required to succeed. Students are to submit their 1-minute video application, along with their most recent report card and a list of grade twelve courses, to Future.Tech@nokia.com by March 24th, 2019. Questions can also be directed to that address. More information (including requirements, perks, etc.) is attached, and can also be found at our webpage! (SH Feb. 19)


HS Dance: On Thursday, February 28th  Student Council and MUCH MUSIC VIDEO are hosting the SMT Choice Awards & Semi Formal Dance at St. Mother Teresa. This is a semi-formal video dance that all grade 9-12 students are invited to attend - tickets can be purchased on School Cash Online or at school in the Atrium at lunch for $5 (guests are $7 and must be approved by a VP). Check your my.mths account to see if you've bought a ticket! (TN Feb. 26)


STUDENT SERVICES

Study and Go Abroad Fair is taking place Saturday, March 2nd, at le Palais des congres de Montréal.  Expo is from 1pm to 5pm.  The seminars are from 12 noon to 5pm.  Visit www.studyandgoabroad.com (KW March 2)

It's here!  Driver Education Program - Winter 2019 - Register online at conted.ocsb.ca or by mailing/dropping off the registration form to the Continuing Education Department (570 West Hunt Club Road). The form can be picked up from Student Services. Registration is open from now until February 19th. You must be 16 years old and have a G1 License prior to February 25th. First class starts Wednesday, February 27th. (KW Feb. 19)

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

Attention Grads! The yearbook class is looking for your baby photos to be included in this year's yearbook!  Send an email from your student account with your baby photo to yearbookclasssmt@gmail.com by February 20th to be included in this year's photo collage! Stay tuned for further information on grad write-ups and the grad survey! (LL Feb.20)

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

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)

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:



 MOTHER TERESA HIGH SCHOOL ~ DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS

SEEK JUSTICE
LOVE KINDNESS & MERCY
WALK HUMBLY WITH GOD”

Friday, February 15, 2019
WHOLE SCHOOL

It is Kindness Week! Week of February 11th -15th

Monday:  Canadians are Kind. Wear your Canada gear (hats allowed)

Tuesday: Kindness is a Light to Guide US.  Purple shirt day to recognize
kindness week & mental health month  

Wednesday: Kindness is celebrating our diversity. Wear your Favourite colour or clothing to honour your heritage.


Thursday: Kindness is love to one another Valentine’s Day! Wear Pink or Red Day.


Friday: Kindness is helping others in need. Let’s celebrate our SMT community by wearing Titan colours/clothing (hats allowed)

All week p
ost random acts of kindness to #SMTkindness
7/8 ANNOUNCEMENTS

Craft Club: The grade 7/8 craft club meets every Friday at lunch in room 233. Bring your lunch and get ready to be creative! All grade 7 and 8 students welcome! 

7/8 3D Animation Club: Any 7/8 students interested in 3D animation are welcome to join the NEW 3D Animation Club on Tuesdays during 7/8 lunch. The first meeting will start on Tuesday, February 19th in room 103. For more information please see Mr. Francoeur. (SH Feb. 19)

Lunch clubs in the Learning Commons - new schedule: 
Monday: Robots 
Tuesday: Red Maple Book club 
Wednesday: Makerspace
Thursday: Makerspace
Friday: Titans for Justice
New members are welcome to join Red Maple, Makerspace, and Titans for Justice. For more information, please ask at

7/8 Yoga- All students are welcome to come out to yoga on Tuesdays at lunchtime. Yoga takes place in the Dance studio at 12:30. You are welcome to come a little earlier to eat your lunch there before we start yoga. No experience or equipment needed. (KM)

8 Swim Team - Tryouts will take place at MINTO Recreation Complex March 5 & 7th from 3:00 - 4:00 pm. Please attend both tryouts. Competitive and non-competitive swimmers welcome and no previous experience necessary. Students are responsible for their own transportation to and from the pool. A sign-up list and permission forms are posted outside of room 234. All swimmers are reminded to bring their permission form to Mme Pendergest prior to the first tryout. Please note that students who make the team must be able to commit to team practices on Tuesdays & Thursdays between April 9 - May 9, 2019. (CP March 7)

HIGH SCHOOL ANNOUNCEMENTS

Attention Grade 11 students: Nokia is providing paid internship opportunities to students this summer!
Nokia’s Future Tech Internship is a paid, seven week program that will run from July 2nd – August 16thStudent who are entering grade twelve in Fall 2019 will have the opportunity to work alongside Nokia engineering teams on real, technical projects. Future Tech Interns are paired with Nokia Mentors who will not only give them their technical projects over the seven weeks, but also help them learn the skills required to succeed. Students are to submit their 1-minute video application, along with their most recent report card and a list of grade twelve courses, to Future.Tech@nokia.com by March 24th, 2019. Questions can also be directed to that address. More information (including requirements, perks, etc.) is attached, and can also be found at our webpage! (SH Feb. 19)

HS Dance: On Thursday, February 28th  Student Council and MUCH MUSIC VIDEO are hosting the SMT Choice Awards & Semi Formal Dance at St. Mother Teresa. This is a semi-formal video dance that all grade 9-12 students are invited to attend - tickets can be purchased on School Cash Online or at school in the Atrium at lunch for $5 (guests are $7 and must be approved by a VP). Check your my.mths account to see if you've bought a ticket! (TN Feb. 26)

Costa Rica 2020: Would you like to travel to the biologically diverse areas of COSTA RICA from March 12-19, 2020 for a chance to observe howler monkeys, manatees and giant iguanas?  Any high school student interested in learning more about this exciting opportunity is invited to come to room 209 to pickup an information letter and parent permission form.  We will have a meeting for interested students at the beginning of lunch on Tuesday, February 12th in room 209. There are a limited number of spaces available, don't miss out! (LB Feb .12)

STUDENT SERVICES

Study and Go Abroad Fair is taking place Saturday, March 2nd, at le Palais des congres de Montréal.  Expo is from 1pm to 5pm.  The seminars are from 12 noon to 5pm.  Visit www.studyandgoabroad.com (KW March 2)

Night school registration forms from the public board have arrived! Come get your form in Student Services.
You, your parent/guardian and your counsellor needs to sign the form. Once all three signatures are on the form and you have your student status sheet, you are all set to go and register at 440 Albert Street, Room E122B, from Monday, January 21st to Friday, February 15th, 9:00am to 4:30pm. (KW Feb. 15)

It's here!  Driver Education Program - Winter 2019 - Register online at conted.ocsb.ca or by mailing/dropping off the registration form to the Continuing Education Department (570 West Hunt Club Road). The form can be picked up from Student Services. Registration is open from now until February 19th. You must be 16 years old and have a G1 License prior to February 25th. First class starts Wednesday, February 27th. (KW Feb. 19)

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

Attention Grads! The yearbook class is looking for your baby photos to be included in this year's yearbook!  Send an email from your student account with your baby photo to yearbookclasssmt@gmail.com by February 20th to be included in this year's photo collage! Stay tuned for further information on grad write-ups and the grad survey! (LL Feb.20)

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

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)

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:



 MOTHER TERESA HIGH SCHOOL ~ DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS

SEEK JUSTICE
LOVE KINDNESS & MERCY
WALK HUMBLY WITH GOD”

Wednesday, February 13, 2019
WHOLE SCHOOL

ATTENTION SKIERS AND SNOWBOARDERS: There will be no Ski Club on February 13th due to the coming storm. It will be rescheduled for the March 6th. (KB Feb. 13) 

It is Kindness Week! Week of February 11th -15th

Monday:  Canadians are Kind. Wear your Canada gear (hats allowed)

Tuesday: Kindness is a Light to Guide US.  Purple shirt day to recognize
kindness week & mental health month  

Wednesday: Kindness is celebrating our diversity. Wear your Favourite colour or clothing to honour your heritage.


Thursday: Kindness is love to one another Valentine’s Day! Wear Pink or Red Day.


Friday: Kindness is helping others in need. Let’s celebrate our SMT community by wearing Titan colours/clothing (hats allowed)

All week p
ost random acts of kindness to #SMTkindness
Come enjoy some delicious treats at the improv bake sales this Friday, February 8th and Thursday, February 14th  during both high school and 7/8 lunch!  Yummy! (MR Feb. 14)

Please note that the E-Learning exam schedule has been posted in Student Services.

7/8 ANNOUNCEMENTS

7/8 3D Animation Club: Any 7/8 students interested in 3D animation are welcome to join the NEW 3D Animation Club on Tuesdays during 7/8 lunch. The first meeting will start on Tuesday, February 19th in room 103. For more information please see Mr. Francoeur. (SH Feb. 19)

Lunch clubs in the Learning Commons – (NBD Feb.13)
Monday: VEX Robotics - All members are asked to attend. If you cannot make this meeting, please see Ms.Bell-Dagenais in the LC.
Tuesday: Red Maple Book club - special presenter this week
Wednesday: Makerspace
Thursday: Makerspace
Friday: Titans for Justice
New members are welcome to join Red Maple, Makerspace, and Titans for Justice. For more information, please ask at the main LC desk. Thank you.

7/8 Curlers: There will be a lunch meeting in Mme Kinloch's class, room 232, to discuss the details for the upcoming bonspiel on Wednesday, February 13th.  Please bring your lunch and completed permission form. (if you have not yet handed it in to Mme K) (JK Feb.13)

Lunch clubs in the Learning Commons - new schedule: 
Monday: Robots 
Tuesday: Red Maple Book club 
Wednesday: Makerspace
Thursday: Makerspace
Friday: Titans for Justice
New members are welcome to join Red Maple, Makerspace, and Titans for Justice. For more information, please ask at

7/8 Yoga- All students are welcome to come out to yoga on Tuesdays at lunchtime. Yoga takes place in the Dance studio at 12:30. You are welcome to come a little earlier to eat your lunch there before we start yoga. No experience or equipment needed. (KM)

8 Swim Team - Tryouts will take place at MINTO Recreation Complex March 5 & 7th from 3:00 - 4:00 pm. Please attend both tryouts. Competitive and non-competitive swimmers welcome and no previous experience necessary. Students are responsible for their own transportation to and from the pool. A sign-up list and permission forms are posted outside of room 234. All swimmers are reminded to bring their permission form to Mme Pendergest prior to the first tryout. Please note that students who make the team must be able to commit to team practices on Tuesdays & Thursdays between April 9 - May 9, 2019. (CP March 7)

HIGH SCHOOL ANNOUNCEMENTS

Attention Grade 11 students: Nokia is providing paid internship opportunities to students this summer!
Nokia’s Future Tech Internship is a paid, seven week program that will run from July 2nd – August 16thStudent who are entering grade twelve in Fall 2019 will have the opportunity to work alongside Nokia engineering teams on real, technical projects. Future Tech Interns are paired with Nokia Mentors who will not only give them their technical projects over the seven weeks, but also help them learn the skills required to succeed. Students are to submit their 1-minute video application, along with their most recent report card and a list of grade twelve courses, to Future.Tech@nokia.com by March 24th, 2019. Questions can also be directed to that address. More information (including requirements, perks, etc.) is attached, and can also be found at our webpage! (SH Feb. 19)

HS Dance: On Thursday, February 28th  Student Council and MUCH MUSIC VIDEO are hosting the SMT Choice Awards & Semi Formal Dance at St. Mother Teresa. This is a semi-formal video dance that all grade 9-12 students are invited to attend - tickets can be purchased on School Cash Online or at school in the Atrium at lunch for $5 (guests are $7 and must be approved by a VP). Check your my.mths account to see if you've bought a ticket! (TN Feb. 26)

Costa Rica 2020: Would you like to travel to the biologically diverse areas of COSTA RICA from March 12-19, 2020 for a chance to observe howler monkeys, manatees and giant iguanas?  Any high school student interested in learning more about this exciting opportunity is invited to come to room 209 to pickup an information letter and parent permission form.  We will have a meeting for interested students at the beginning of lunch on Tuesday, February 12th in room 209. There are a limited number of spaces available, don't miss out! (LB Feb .12)

STUDENT SERVICES

Study and Go Abroad Fair is taking place Saturday, March 2nd, at le Palais des congres de Montréal.  Expo is from 1pm to 5pm.  The seminars are from 12 noon to 5pm.  Visit www.studyandgoabroad.com (KW March 2)

Night school registration forms from the public board have arrived! Come get your form in Student Services.
You, your parent/guardian and your counsellor needs to sign the form. Once all three signatures are on the form and you have your student status sheet, you are all set to go and register at 440 Albert Street, Room E122B, from Monday, January 21st to Friday, February 15th, 9:00am to 4:30pm. (KW Feb. 15)

It's here!  Driver Education Program - Winter 2019 - Register online at conted.ocsb.ca or by mailing/dropping off the registration form to the Continuing Education Department (570 West Hunt Club Road). The form can be picked up from Student Services. Registration is open from now until February 19th. You must be 16 years old and have a G1 License prior to February 25th. First class starts Wednesday, February 27th. (KW Feb. 19)

Summer Job Opportunity as a Camp Counsellor: Red Pine Camp is looking for Junior staff (Ages 16 - 17 by July 1) who possess: a fun personality, strong character, stability and warmth to help with summer camping operations, deliver excellent customer service, model Red Pine values and act as mentors and role models to our campers and LIT's. Please see website for more information: redpinecamp.org (EB Jan. 31)

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

Attention Grads! The yearbook class is looking for your baby photos to be included in this year's yearbook!  Send an email from your student account with your baby photo to yearbookclasssmt@gmail.com by February 20th to be included in this year's photo collage! Stay tuned for further information on grad write-ups and the grad survey! (LL Feb.20)

Attention Grads! Edge Imaging will be at our school on February 12th from 9am to 1pm for graduation retake photos! Sign up for your photo session online at bookmygrad.ca. a couple of weeks prior to the retake day. If you require more information, visit edgeimaging.ca/graduation.  Our school code is MTH. (KW Feb. 12)
 OLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

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)

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:


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