Billianne Visits MDHS!

By: Kathan Kapoor Photo Credits On Tuesday, March 28, local musician Billianne visited Milton District to speak with the Music and Audio SHSM about her musical journey, the industry, and songwriting. She even performed a few songs for the students! Billianne Lowry is a twenty year old artist who grew up in Milton, Ontario and attended Milton District High School. Following her graduation, she began … Continue reading Billianne Visits MDHS!

The Stables Talk Podcast is out Now!

By: Hannah Beckford On February 28, 2023 at 3:00pm the Mustang Messenger released the first episode of the long anticipated Stable Talks Podcast! This podcast is geared to forming thought provoking discussions catered towards high school students based on their experiences, and interests.  In this Jr. Podcasts Team’s first episode, Yahya Elbadawi (grade 9) and Prithvi Sharma (grade 9) unpack Mr. Arseneau’s passion for video … Continue reading The Stables Talk Podcast is out Now!

Human Rights Symposium

By: Hannah Beckford On December 8th and 9th, Milton District students tuned in to the HDSB Human Rights Symposium. This year’s speakers were Sheila Watt-Cloutier and Kehkashan Basu.  Sheila Watt Cloutier is a Nobel Peace Prize nominee, TEDX speaker, and the former Canadian President of the Inuit Circumpolar Council—an organization dedicated to bringing Inuit people from Alaska, Greenland, Russia and Canada together to discuss internationally … Continue reading Human Rights Symposium

It’s RAINing, It’s Pouring: A 4 Step Method to Manage Stress in Real-Time

By: Gabby Beckford  As the days get colder and the leaves disappear, we inch closer and closer to midterms. Juggling assignments, a job, chores. Your mental health can often leave you with lingering negative emotions and stress, even if you can’t recognize them at the moment. That’s why it’s important to turn inward, and reflect. My favourite way to do this is with RAIN.  RAIN … Continue reading It’s RAINing, It’s Pouring: A 4 Step Method to Manage Stress in Real-Time

Arts Café

By: Kathan Kapoor On October 27th, 2022, MD saw yet another successful Arts Café.  A night filled with music, theatrics and visual arts, Milton District High School held its annual Arts Café from 6:30pm to 8:30pm presented by the students and faculty of MDHS. Held in the cafeteria with free entry and refreshments, nearly every seat was filled with students, parents and staff.  Hosted by … Continue reading Arts Café

Halloween: What does Halloween Mean for Students at MD? 

By: Khaled Ragab What is Halloween?  Halloween originated from the ancient Celtic festival known as Samhain, which was held on November 1st. It was believed that on that day, the souls of the dead returned to their homes.  What Does Halloween Mean to Students?   Halloween is a day where students can go out and have fun with their friends. It’s a day that creates fond … Continue reading Halloween: What does Halloween Mean for Students at MD? 

COLUMN: 8 Fresh Study Tips and Techniques from a Grade 9 and 10 Honour Roll Student

By: Hannah Beckford This time of year is one of the most stressful for high school students. Midterms might be around the corner, but before you freak out, here are 8 fresh study tips and techniques you implement into your next study session.  Techniques Pomodoro Method Named after the Italian word for tomato, the Pomodoro Method is a time management technique that consists of studying … Continue reading COLUMN: 8 Fresh Study Tips and Techniques from a Grade 9 and 10 Honour Roll Student

Interviewing the Prime Ministers

By: Yahya Elbadawi and Sang Ha This week, we sat down with our school Prime Ministers Sarala and Liam to ask them a couple of questions about how they became prime ministers, what they plan on doing, what challenges they overcame and more.  Sarala and Liam have planned a lot of new and returning activities spread throughout the years, this includes school spirit day, dances … Continue reading Interviewing the Prime Ministers

Gaming Club

By: Yahya Elbadawi and Prithvi Sharma The Gaming Club has been a huge success with its after- school meetings every Wednesday and Thursday. There are more than enough members to have a great time, but new members are always welcome. The gaming club includes lots of variety within games and genres, titles including Borderlands 2, Super Smash Bros. Melee, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Roblox, Fortnite, … Continue reading Gaming Club