School News

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!

Blake & Dave - Parent Info Night May 22

posted May 7, 2018, 12:52 PM by Susan Lamarre   [ updated May 7, 2018, 12:52 PM ]

The online world changes daily and as parents, we wonder what we can do to ensure our kids are safe, smart and kind online.  Heritage Glen PS and their School Council, supported with funds from the PRO Grant & Heritage Glen school budget, present Blake & Dave co-founders of My Life Online for an evening session to parents devoted to mindsets, approaches and best practices to set your kids up for success dealing with social media.  May 22 from 6:30 to 7:30 pm at Heritage Glen PS.  Click this link to RSVP (adults only please).

Me to We Leadership

posted May 3, 2018, 10:37 AM by Susan Lamarre   [ updated May 3, 2018, 10:37 AM ]

MD students will travel to Bethany, Ontario to participate in the Me to We leadership program, which will provide leadership development, engagement & goal setting as part of the Get Outside and Learn (GOAL) program.  Students will travel Wednesday, May 9 and return on Friday, May 11.

HDSB Recognizes Students of Excellence

posted May 3, 2018, 10:19 AM by Susan Lamarre   [ updated May 3, 2018, 10:23 AM ]

On May 10th, the annual HDSB Student of Excellence evening will be hosted at MM Robinson High School in Burlington.  Congratulations to MD's recipient, Gr. 12 student Kira White.  Kira is an amazing student who is dedicated to her studies.  She maintains a 90%+ average while dedicated to her dance classes which she participates in almost every night during the week.  She is a very active volunteer in the Milton community and is always willing to assist her peers.

Dean Huyck - Grit for Success

posted May 3, 2018, 10:17 AM by Susan Lamarre   [ updated May 3, 2018, 10:17 AM ]

The MDHS School Council and PIC Committee, sponsored by Ontario's Parents Reaching Out Grant, invite you to our parent information evening, Wednesday, May 9th at 7:00 pm.    Dean will share his experiences to help offer support and tips for anxiety, behaviur, mental health, mindfulness, conflict resolution and motivation.  More info can be found in this flyer RSVP here.

Camp Kawartha, Curve Lake Reserve

posted May 3, 2018, 10:09 AM by Susan Lamarre   [ updated May 3, 2018, 10:09 AM ]

Students in Gr. 11 NBE classes will travel to Camp Kawartha, in Petroglyphs Provinical Park, Peterborough to experience and develop a greater understanding of traditional Native teachings by walking in their environment and to consolidate classroom learning about Indigenous culture and traditions through outdoor experiential education program and activities.  Trip leaves MD Monday May 7 and returns on Wednesday May 9

Outdoor Ed Classes travel to Algonquin Park

posted May 3, 2018, 9:54 AM by Susan Lamarre   [ updated May 3, 2018, 10:06 AM ]

Students in the Gr. 11 Outdoor Education classes will travel to Algonquin Park to experience a true canoe outdoor adventure.

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