Tuesday April 17, 2018

posted Apr 17, 2018, 6:16 AM by Yvonne Holbrook ‎[Staff]‎

·         Attention OT Seniors:  we need 3 brave volunteers to sign up to donate blood.  Today is the final day to sign up at the main office.


·         There will be an important and mandatory meeting for all the Varsity boys Lacrosse team today after school in room 210.


·         Feeling like you could be more active?  Wanting to get more focused at school?  Maybe feeling a little anxious and wanting to shake it off?  Come join others just like you with the 6 week Run for It Program; which includes some running and light physical activity.  You do not need to be an athlete to join, though athletes are welcome too.  Meetings every Tuesday and Thursday after school.  Starts today in room 134.  Be sure to wear running shoes and comfortable clothing but even if you don’t  have them today come introduce yourself anyway.


·         OT Science Club is today after school in room 223.  Come out to meet some interesting people and learn some more about science.


·         The Sr girls rugby game today has been cancelled – practice tonight.


·         Come to Ping Pong Club after school today in the café.  We are hosting a kings court tournament.


·         Congratulations to one of our robotics teams, team 1334, for competing at the Ontario District Championship Event this past weekend at the Hershey Center.  The team fought hard and was eliminated in the semi- finals of the Science Division.  Also we’d like to congratulate May Farhad for being one of the 5 Dean’s list finalists in Ontario, going on to compete for a winning spot at the World Championships in Detroit on April 26 – 28.


·         Prom tickets are on sale now through School Cash Online.  Contracts must be downloaded from School Cash Online and completed by each individual wishing to attend the Prom.  Please note that there are separate contracts for OT Students, guests attending another high school and guests who are over 18 and Not attending high school.  Contract collection will begin today in front of the main office during periods 3 & 4.  We will not accept your contract until your payment has been made through School Cash Online.  Dinner seating at the Prom will be in tables of ten.  Table reservations will be offered to groups when 8 of the contracts have been returned by their group members.  Returning your contracts in a timely manner will ensure that your group will be seated together.  If you have any dietary requirements please inform the Prom committee when handing in your contract.


·         Due to the weather Track Practice is cancelled for today.  Practices will resume Thursday on the track.


·         Do you want to play on the school’s Tennis team?  If yes find out more by attending our first meeting for the Junior and Senior tennis teams in room 232 after school today.