School News

MD Students Run for Student Government

posted Sep 25, 2018, 10:36 AM by Susan Lamarre   [ updated Sep 25, 2018, 10:36 AM ]

MD students are in a race for positions on Student Government positions for this school year.  Students are competing for Grade rep positions, and of course Prime Minister and Deputy Prime Minister.  For more details, click here.

News Team shares MD Vision & Values

posted Sep 7, 2018, 12:37 PM by Susan Lamarre   [ updated Sep 7, 2018, 12:46 PM ]

Each month, the MD News Team provides input to the Milton publication, Community Captured.  September's input highlights activities at MD during the last week of August and our first week with students and staff back in our building.  Watch for the publication coming to your door soon!  For a quick peek at the submission from, click here.

Annual Terry Fox Run

posted Sep 7, 2018, 11:12 AM by Susan Lamarre   [ updated Sep 7, 2018, 11:12 AM ]

MD's Annual Terry Fox Run will happen on Thursday, September 27th during period 4 (Gr. 9 & 10); and period 5 (Gr. 11 & 12).  Students will walk the track for a 30 minute block.  Donations can be made in class starting Monday Sept 10 or online at Terry Fox Run Milton District HS.  Our fundraising goal this year is $1500.00.  Since 1999 we have raised over $20,000 for cancer research.

MD's Music Teacher awarded People's Champ Award

posted Jun 15, 2018, 7:51 AM by Susan Lamarre   [ updated Jun 15, 2018, 7:52 AM ]

The music group Arkells visited MD this week and awarded music teacher Christopher Carson-Foster a People's Champ Award.  Arkells was visiting MD's music students to film the Sr. Concert Band perform their new song, People's Champ. 

Burlington Family Moveathon

posted Jun 12, 2018, 11:01 AM by Susan Lamarre   [ updated Jun 12, 2018, 11:01 AM ]

Celebrate Father’s day at the Burlington Family Moveathon on June 17, from 1-4:00 pm at the Haber Community Centre. Come and enjoy the many fun activities, Imagination Playground, live music, face-paint, and MORE!!! Learn Taekwondo from OMAC World Class Martial Arts from 2-3:00 pm in Gym 5, and join the dance party all day in Gym 6! Enjoy the free healthy pizza provided by Panago Pizza and the sweet treats provided by COBS Bread! Participate in our raffle to win big prizes such as gift cards and certificates to Panago Pizza , COBS Bread , Boston Pizza , Walmart Canada and more!

This fundraiser is in partnership with Healthy Kids Community Challenge Burlington and is being organized by solely Dr. Frank J. Hayden Secondary School students. Tickets are only $5 and ALL proceeds go to SickKids Foundation Sickkids Hospital through the Children's Miracle Network Canada.

For more info, please click here.

Heads up to Grade 9

posted Jun 12, 2018, 10:39 AM by Susan Lamarre   [ updated Jul 3, 2018, 6:04 AM ]

Get excited and BE PREPARED for those first few weeks of Grade 9.  Heads Up is an optional 15-hour program offered over three days in August.  FREE HDSB summer program delivered by HDSB teachers.  Click here for more details:

Class of 2018

posted Jun 12, 2018, 10:36 AM by Susan Lamarre   [ updated Jun 12, 2018, 10:36 AM ]

Students interested in purchasing a Class of 2018 sweatshirt, or 1/4 zip can order directly through our spirit wear vendor.  Limited time only!  Order by June 18th to receive before school ends.  Visit our Spirit Wear page.

Ultimate Frisbee Champs

posted May 18, 2018, 11:38 AM by Susan Lamarre

Congrats to the Ultimate Frisbee team for their win today at the Mustangs Invitational Tournament.  The team went 3-0 in pool play, and then defeated GDHS in the semi final and CK in the finals!  Great work Mustangs!

Gold Healthy Schools Certification

posted May 18, 2018, 9:42 AM by Susan Lamarre

Congratulations to the MD Wellness Team on achieving Gold Healthy Schools Certification this year from OPHEA.  For more info on what OPHEA Healthy Schools program is all about, click here.

Sr. Concert Band wins Silver

posted May 18, 2018, 9:39 AM by Susan Lamarre

The Sr. Concert Band competed at MusicFest Nationals this week and was awarded a Silver medal.  The band will be sharing their music in the school Cafeteria during period 3 for the next three weeks to entertain our students and staff.  Congratulations Mustangs!

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