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Daily Announcements & Schedule

  • 8:20 - 9:35 a.m.  Slot A (75 minutes)
  • 9:35 - 9:45 a.m.  Break (10 minutes)
  • 9:45 - 11:00 a.m.  Slot B (75 minutes)
  • 11:00 - 11:15 a.m.  Nutrition Break (15 minutes)
  • 11:15 - 12:30 p.m.  Slot C (75 minutes)
  • 12:30 - 1:20 p.m. Lunch (50 minutes)
  • 1:20 - 2:35 p.m. Slot D (75 minutes)
  • 2:35 p.m. Dismissal 
  • 2:40 p.m. Bus Departure

Monday

Monday, November 12, 2018

 

  • Today at lunch in our gathering circle of the Indigenous Matters’ group we will hear about how Native Americans are helping protect ancient vegetables from extinction.  We will also be talking about our lunch with the group, Twin Flames and our trip to see the film Colonization Road this Friday, November 16.  We will find out about the Indigenous Tradition of the Skirts and their connection to the Creator.  Everyone is welcome.  Bring your lunch and meet us in the Global Classroom located in the Library. – Ms. Wallace

     

  • Hey Sydenham!  Are you feeling a little stressed lately?  Well, meditation is the perfect way to relax find a group of 10 peers, sign up at the Map and we will post times and dates for each group to meet!  If you have any questions, contact Grayce Vandewal or Hunter Shea.  Let’s get meditating Sydenham! – Ms. Wallace

     

  • All JR Football Player, please head to the trailer at 10:50 a.m. today to prepare for your semi-final football game. – Coach Hammer

     

  • Attention all Soccer Intramural teams!  Check the schedule that will be posted at the Map at Lunch today.  For more information or if you have any questions contact Gracie Emslie, Cailey Cotnam, Grace Swinton or Delaney Ryan. – Rec Leadership

     

  • There is a meeting for all OFSAA student volunteers today at lunch in the New Gym. – Mr. English

     

  • This week, Sydenham High School is taking a bus to see the film, Colonization Road, created by Comedian Ryan McMahon.  All Limestone District School Board students are invited.  On Friday, November 16th, we leave SHS at 5:00 p.m. and return to SHS for 8:30 p.m.  There is no fee.Together we are going to question what it means to be colonized.  Everyone is invited and it is a first come first serve opportunity.  So get your field trip form in the Library, it needs to be signed and returned to Ms. Wallace by Tuesday, November 13th. – Ms. Wallace

     

  • Something new for this year!  Anyone who loves to sing is invited to join a Holiday Show Glee Club.  The first meeting for sign-up and practice will be in the Drama Room at lunch on Wednesday, November 14. – Ms. Lawlor

 

Tuesday

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

 

  • Sydenham Golden Eagles, are you a member of our new group – “Indigenous Matters”?  You are invited to have lunch this Thursday, November 15 with the music duo “Twin Flames” who have won multiple Canadian awards for their music.  This year for example they won for best folk album of the year for “Signal Fire” and best duo.  To take part stop by and register with Ms. Wallace in the Library Commons.  We are excited to have you take part in this luncheon hosted by our school. – Ms. Wallace

     

  • Hey Sydenham!  Are you feeling a little stressed lately?  Well, meditation is the perfect way to relax find a group of 10 peers, sign up at the Map and we will post times and dates for each group to meet!  If you have any questions, contact Grayce Vandewal or Hunter Shea.  Let’s get meditating Sydenham! – Ms. Wallace

     

  • Hey Sydenham, if you plan to go on the field trip to KCVI this Friday, November 16 to watch the film “Colonization Road”, you must submit your signed field trip form to Ms. Wallace or Alex Revell in the Library Commons by the end of lunch today. – Ms. Wallace

     

  • Attention all Soccer Intramural teams!  All Intramurals start today in the Main Gym at 12:50 p.m.  Be ready to go by 12:45 p.m.  Check the Map to see what team you are playing.  For more information or if you have any questions contact Gracie Emslie, Cailey Cotnam, Grace Swinton or Delaney Ryan. – Rec Leadership

     

  • Something new for this year!  Anyone who loves to sing is invited to join a Holiday Show Glee Club.  The first meeting for sign-up and practice will be in the New Gym at lunch on Thursday, November 15. – Ms. Lawlor

     

  • Attention Juno Members – Please come pick up your overnight retreat forms today at Student Services.  Forms are due back Friday, November 16 – NO exceptions! – Ricki Barrett

     

  • Any students who are 18 or turning 18 this month, please make sure to stop by Student Services to fill out your Freedom of Information Form. – Aymee Myers

     

  • Library Core will be meeting tomorrow (Wednesday, November 14) and Thursday (November 15) at the beginning of lunch to watch “X-Files:  Fight the Future” featuring a strong female lead such as the main protagonist in our group read, “The Agency” by Y.S. Lee.  Snacks will be provided.  If you are interested please talk to Grade 12 students Leah Maki and Alex Revell or touch base with Ms. Wallace.  See you tomorrow! – Ms. Wallace

     

  • There is a meeting for any SR Boys interested in pick up soccer.  The meeting will be in the Health Room 008 at the beginning of lunch. – Ms. Lawlor

     

  • There is a meeting for everyone interested in running (or learning to run) through the winter with the Track North Club today at the nutrition break in the Health Room 008. – Ms. Lawlor

     

  • Attention Girls Ice Hockey!  Please be reminded that tryouts for the Competitive School Team are Monday, November 19 and Monday, November 26.  Ice time will be from 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.  Buses will be provided to both tryouts and then back to the school after both tryouts.  The cost is $5.00 per tryout.  If you haven’t signed up for tryouts, see Ms. Myers in Student Services.  The Girls House League will start Thursday, November 29. – Mrs. Myers

     

  • Attention JR Boys Basketball Players!  There will be a brief meeting tomorrow (Wednesday, November 14) at nutrition break in Room 208 for all JR Boys interested in trying out for the school team.  Tryouts will be after school Thursday, November 15 and Friday, November 16.  Please see Mr. Walsh if you cannot attend. – Mr. Walsh

 

Wednesday

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

 

  • Are you a member of the Reserves or Cadets?  If you would like to participate in Sydenham High School’s Remembrance Day Service, please see Mrs. Bartlett in the Main Office – Mrs. Bartlett

     

  • Grade 12 students who may apply to University must see Mr. Sanderson this week to get the PIN. – Mr. Sanderson

     

  • Did you know that this year is the 100th Anniversary of the end of World War 1?  Do you have a relative who served in the Great War?  If so, you are invited to participate in a special Service of Remembrance in Sydenham.  If you are interested in find out more about this event, come see Mr. Love in Student Services, or check out the poster outside the Student Services Office. – Mr. Love

     

  • Hey Sydenham!  Are you feeling a little stressed lately?  Well, meditation is the perfect way to relax find a group of 10 peers, sign up at the Map and we will post times and dates for each group to meet!  If you have any questions, contact Grayce Vandewal or Hunter Shea.  Let’s get meditating Sydenham! – Ms. Wallace

     

  • Attention Boy’s Basketball Players!  There will be a try-out right after school in the Main Gym for all interested SR Boys.  The second try-out will be after school Thursday, November 8 and you must attend one try-out to be considered for the team.  Please see Mr. Walsh if you have questions. – Mr. Walsh

     

  • JR Girls Volleyball try-outs will be held Friday, November 9 at 2:45 p.m. in the Main Gym. – Ms. Walsh

     

  • Congratulations to the SR Boys Volleyball Team on their quarter final win last night.  In a rematch of the KASSAA finals last year, the boys will now play at Regi tomorrow night (Thursday, November 8) at 3:45 p.m.  Come on out and cheer on your team! – Mr. English

     

  • Attention Sydenham!  Soccer Intramurals are starting up, sign up your team of 5 at the Map starting today!  There must be at least 2 girls on each team, Intramurals start next Tuesday, November 13!  Schedules and times for each Intramural will be posted soon.  Winning team gets a special surprise!  For more information or if you have any questions contact Gracie Emslie, Cailey Cotnam, Grace Swinton or Delaney Ryan. – Rec Leadership

 

Thursday

Thursday, November 8, 2018

 

  • Grade 12 students who may apply to University must see Mr. Sanderson this week to get the PIN. – Mr. Sanderson

     

  • Hey Sydenham!  Are you feeling a little stressed lately?  Well, meditation is the perfect way to relax find a group of 10 peers, sign up at the Map and we will post times and dates for each group to meet!  If you have any questions, contact Grayce Vandewal or Hunter Shea.  Let’s get meditating Sydenham! – Ms. Wallace

     

  • JR Girls Volleyball try-outs will be held Friday, November 9 at 2:45 p.m. in the Main Gym. – Ms. Walsh

     

  • The SR Boys Volleyball team will play at Regi tonight at 3:45 p.m. with a trip to the KASSAA finals on the line.  Hope to see you there! – Mr. English

     

  • Attention Sydenham!  Soccer Intramurals are starting up, sign up your team of 5 at the Map!  There must be at least 2 girls on each team, Intramurals start next Tuesday, November 13!  Schedules and times for each Intramural will be posted soon.  Winning team gets a special surprise!  For more information or if you have any questions contact Gracie Emslie, Cailey Cotnam, Grace Swinton or Delaney Ryan. – Rec Leadership

     

  • Attention all male hockey players, today is the deadline to get your forms in for Syd’s Hockey League.  There is still a few spots left on the waiting list, so if you wanna play, please see Mr. Cook today in Room 107. – Mr. Cook

     

  • Library Corp will have their meeting today at 12:45 p.m. in the SHS Library!  We’ll be finishing up the Y.S. Lee’s “Mary Quinn” mystery by next week, but new recruits are always welcome.  Or if you have a book you’re reading now, bring it with you to share!  For more information talk to Grade 12 students Leah Maki and Alex Revell or touch base with Ms. Wallace. – Ms. Wallace

 

Friday

Friday, November 9, 2018

 

  • Grade 12 students who may apply to University must see Mr. Sanderson this week to get the PIN. – Mr. Sanderson

     

  • Hey Sydenham!  Are you feeling a little stressed lately?  Well, meditation is the perfect way to relax find a group of 10 peers, sign up at the Map and we will post times and dates for each group to meet!  If you have any questions, contact Grayce Vandewal or Hunter Shea.  Let’s get meditating Sydenham! – Ms. Wallace

     

  • All JR Football Defensive Players:  We have a mandatory meeting at lunch today in Room 205 – Jeff Ryan

     

  • The SR Boys Volleyball team would like to thank all the Staff and Students who came out to support us throughout our season.See you at OFSAA – Mr. English

     

  • Attention Sydenham!  Soccer Intramurals are starting up, sign up your team of 5 at the Map!  There must be at least 2 girls on each team, Intramurals start next Tuesday, November 13!  Schedules and times for each Intramural will be posted soon.  Winning team gets a special surprise!For more information or if you have any questions contact Gracie Emslie, Cailey Cotnam, Grace Swinton or Delaney Ryan. – Rec Leadership

     

  • There will be a meeting for all OFSAA student volunteers on Monday, November 12 at lunch in the New Gym. – Mr. English

     

  • Next week, Sydenham High School is taking a bus to see the film, Colonization Road, created by Comedian Ryan McMahon.  All Limestone District School Board students are invited.  On Friday, November 16th, we leave SHS at 5:00 p.m. and return to SHS for 8:30 p.m.  There is no fee.  Together we are going to question what it means to be colonized.  Everyone is invited and it is a first come first serve opportunity.  So get your field trip form in the Library, it needs to be signed and returned to Ms. Wallace by Tuesday, November 13th. – Ms. Wallace