Friday December 14, 2018

posted Dec 14, 2018, 8:19 AM by Yvonne Holbrook ‎[Staff]‎

·         Are you interested in making things like metal roses or talking to female industry experts?  Come to STEM ( Girls in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math).  Meetings are every Tuesday after school in room 163.


·         Recently two members of our OTHS Model UN Club travelled to Montreal to participate in a  4 day conference.  Congratulations to Ryan O’Connell for his outstanding performance which earned him an honourable mention in his committee.


·         Shout out to the Senior girls volleyball team for 2 hard fought games with a shortened squad.  Great blocking by Kelly Hubbs, Jessika Hurd and Lexi Morrison, and strategic attacking by Tatiana Bozovic and Katie Tint.


·         The results of the 2018 Math at Mac Contest are in.  509 teams wrote this contest across Canada and the World.  Congratulations to Navya Sheth and Urmi Sheth who won 2nds place out of all grade 11’s.  Four teams also earned Honourable mentions:  Harry Jin & Lisa Zhan, Derek Yuan & Kevin LI, Malhar Singh & Ethan Smith and Nina Li & Terry Lu.


·         Congratulations to the Junior girls volleyball team on their wins yesterday over both Abbey Park and Nelson.  Big shout out to Hillary Power for amazing serving, Kaityln Ruetz and Rachel Hamburg for solid setting and Nikki Hyravy for unbeatable blocks and hits.


·         Cancer;  it’s a disease that in one way or another affects everyone.  Whether it is a loved one you lost or someone you know battling cancer; it touches us all.  On behalf of Relay for Life we would like everyone to know that  you are not alone in the fight against cancer.  If you have an questions about receiving support visit the Canadian Cancer Society website.