By: Kary Chung Image Source What is Relay for Life? Every year Milton District High School holds a fundraising event in partnership with the Canadian Cancer Society called Relay For Life. Through this event we raise awareness for cancer and funds that go towards cancer research and support for the thousands of Canadians affected by cancer. What does the event look like? Relay for Life … Continue reading Relay For Life Event This Year
Image Source The Milton Rotary Club brings together a worldwide network of volunteer leaders who dedicate their time and talent to tackle some of the world’s most urgent humanitarian challenges. Rotary connects 1.2 million people from more than 200 countries. Their mission has an effect on people’s lives, both locally and internationally. Milton Rotary is filled with many dedicated volunteers who share a passion for … Continue reading Youth Summit from Milton Rotary Club
Hey MD! We have a lot of exciting events planned for this month. Here is a list of what students can look forward to in the month of April. This list will be updated if more information regarding new or currently scheduled events is released. Spring Break will run on the week of Monday, April 12, until Friday, April 16. Classes will resume as normal … Continue reading Upcoming Events in April
We asked MD students, families and alumni what their ideal quarantine workspace looks like while learning online. Here are some responses! Kaitlyn Hartshorn (MD Alumni): “I am a Landscape Architecture (LA) student at the University of Guelph. It has been very challenging to adjust to working and doing course work from home, as my program is very hands-on and collaborative. LA students work at special … Continue reading MD at Home Workspaces!
By: Kathan Kapoor Image Source Bullying is an issue that many people have to deal with every day. In fact, according to dosomething.org, 1 in 5 students have experienced bullying in the forms of verbal harassment, social harassment, physical bullying and/or cyberbullying. Pink Shirt Day is a day to support victims of bullying and talk about how we can put a stop to bullying. The … Continue reading Wear Pink on February 24th!
By: Kary Chung Image Source Are you struggling to keep up with one of your courses and your grades are not where you would like them to be? In that case, peer tutoring at MD would be a great option for you. What is Peer Tutoring? Peer tutoring is an opportunity for students at MDHS to receive extra help/support in more difficult subjects, from students … Continue reading Peer Tutoring at MDHS
By: Mariam Imran Image Source This year due to COVID-19 restrictions the procedure for grad photos is going to look a bit different. The school and studio are still waiting on specific directions from HDSB on how exactly grad photos are going to work this year, but the studio where grad photos are taken has given us some insight into the situation. The studio is … Continue reading Changes to Graduation Photos This Year
By: Rayed Khan & Vinothan Siriranjan Image Source For decades, transportation has been a major producer of carbon emissions and contributor to global warming. Reducing emissions when we travel and making better choices of how we travel is key in the fight against climate change. Image Source Here are 10 pointers to help you to become greener and inspire others. Walk or bike as much … Continue reading Transportation: 10 Ways to Keep it Green
Hey MD! Our school recently celebrated its 100th anniversary. Check out this video released on the Milton Mustangs Youtube channel to commemorate 100 years of MDHS since 1920: MD 100 Video Continue reading Check out our #MD100 Video!
By: Kathan Kapoor Image Source Bell Let’s Talk Day 2021 is on Thursday, January 28. Everyone is encouraged to join the Canadian conversation that is driving the world in confronting the stigma around mental illness, and sharing ideas to promote mental health. In September of 2010, Bell Let’s Talk began a new conversation. At the time, the vast majority of Canadians were not talking about … Continue reading Bell Let’s Talk Day 2021