Memories from the 1970's

The 1970's saw many of our sports teams reach Championships!  In 1975, Mr. Hunter retired as Principal after 15 years at MD.   The Cross Country team boasted many finalists at many meets.  Two students, Rob Frame & Craig Thomas, set the world record for throwing a frisbee for 50 hours.  In 1977 Wintario came to the school auditorium.

1973-1974 - Jr. Girls Tankard Team (Broomball) South Ontario Champions.

1974-1975 - Jr. Girls Volleyball Halton Champions

1976 - Boys Basketball team were consolation winners.

1976-1977 - The Midget Boys Basketball team won Halton & Peel-Halton Championships.

1978 - 1979 - The Jr. Boys Basketball team won Halton & Peel-Halton Championships.

Valedictorians included:  Wanda Guay, Donald Fay, Robert Collins, Liz Richardson, George Hood, Michael Kendrick, Michael Rigo, Brian Whiffin, John Loeprich, Garth Essery.

Miss MDHS recipients Betty Hamilton, Susan Arbic, Marjorie Geist, Sue Sheridan & Cathy Chuchmach.

Mr. MDHS recipients Bruce Laing, George Green, Fred Bell, Paul McCann, Mark Langridge.

Commencement Programs, photo & Yearbook     1975 - 1979

1976 - 1977 Ontario Scholars

1978 - 1979 Ontario Scholars

1976 Consolation Prize

Boys Senior Basketball 

Newspaper article regarding 55th Commencement Ceremony

Boys Volleyball Team circa 1970

1979 Track & Field Team

Cross Country Team circa 1970

Chris Hadfield Graduation Photo


Senior Boys Cross Country Champs


Swim Team circa 1970s

Student Timetable 1971-1972

Staff pics

Parents Supervise Exams 1973

Tech classes 1970

Class of 1972

Miss Whitley, Music teacher circa 1970

Drumming in Music Class circa 1970

Hockey Team circa 1970

Faculty pictures from 1970s