By: Hannah Beckford On April 29th MD had its first ever Formal Friday! It was a roaring success! The halls were filled with people dressed in their very best for the event, but we can all agree that the karaoke was the real highlight of the day. During lunchtime people pressed shoulder to shoulder, cheering on the singers. Energy filled the air and things became … Continue reading Formal Friday
By Surabhi Arkalgud The Drama Council is thrilled to announce that MDHS’s spring production of Footloose: The Musical will be opening its doors on May 25th and will continue until May 27th. The cast and crew have been working very hard to showcase the enormous amount of talent at MDHS. With singing, dancing, and everything in between, there is something for everybody to enjoy. “I … Continue reading MDHS Presents Footloose: The Musical!
By: Eleena Sen Lunch Lounge at Milton District has begun! Lunch Lounge is a program designed for new students to take part in various activities such as art, games and learn about community organizations. It takes place every Wednesday during lunch(from 11:00 – 11:45). Everything is provided by the program so no supplies need to be brought by students. Students seem to be enjoying the … Continue reading Lunch Lounge￼
By: Kary Chung Recently, the Drama Council organized their annual Disney Night! Students were dressed in their favorite Disney themed pieces and were ready to have a great time. The event was open to anyone who wished to participate and was advertised on Drama Council’s instagram (@mdhs.drama). It featured performances, games and much more. It truly was a magical night! Drama Council is one … Continue reading Disney Night at MD!
By Hamza Serieh, Kathan Kapoor and Arjun Gupta A week into this change and the face of Milton District High School is looking different. Ontario has loosened its COVID-19 health restrictions and dropped its mask mandate, but what are the Mustangs’ thoughts on this significant change that has been a part of our lives for two years? Roger Kiritharan – How do you feel about … Continue reading The End of the Mask Mandate at MD!
By: Kathan Kapoor Q: What is your job as a student prime minister? A: My job as the Prime Minister of Student Government is to assess the quality of school life amongst the students of MDHS, and brainstorm and execute solutions with a team of student leaders and staff that will satisfy the needs and desires of students at our school. Q: What changes do … Continue reading Student Prime Minister Q&A
By: Sophie Craciunescu “I think the semester change is great! I enjoy no longer having to stretch my attention span across two-and-a-half hour courses. Alternating classes made me feel disconnected from the course, as I would continue with two different subjects for a week before coming back having forgotten material. It truly feels like the authentic high school experience, and I am very grateful.” – … Continue reading How The Herd is Adjusting to The Semester Change
By: Mohammad Alqashqish Image source: Mohammad Alqashqish CrossFit at MDHS is being run by multiple teachers who are not necessarily gym teachers. What is CrossFit all about? “CrossFit is a fitness lifestyle characterized by safe, effective exercise and sound nutrition. It really is just a kind of a method for being healthy in our bodies and minds! At MD – we really want CrossFit to … Continue reading Crossfit at MD
By: Kacy Bao (HDSB Student Trustee) Photo credits: Student Trustee Adam Morgenstern As a Grade 12 student from MDHS, I am honoured to be one of the two HDSB student trustees during the 2021/2022 school year. I, along with my co-student trustee Vandy Widyalankara, attended the Student Trustee Conference earlier this month in Toronto. The annual Fall General Meeting was organized by the Ontario Student … Continue reading Student Trustees’ Fall General Meeting
By: Surabhi Arkalgud and Eleena Sen Photo: Eleena Sen Each year, the Healthcare SHSM looks to involve staff and students in supporting a local charity that is working in the health sector. Recently, the Healthcare SHSM donated baby kits to United Way Halton & Hamilton to benefit refugee families new to Canada from Afghanistan. Photo: Eleena Sen The kits were delivered to the UWHH Community … Continue reading MD Healthcare SHSM Donates Baby Kits to United Way