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
By: Ayesha Siddiqua & Vika Grochev Drama Council is back this year at MD with some exciting news! To start fresh this year, Rebekah Morales, a Grade 10 member of the team, came up with the idea of changing the logo for our Instagram and Twitter accounts. The contest began accepting new logo suggestions starting early November and the last day to submit was November … Continue reading MD’s Drama Council Logo Contest
By: Esther Fasanu & Eleena Sen After a month of planning, preparation, and collaboration between various clubs at Milton District, the Equity Team held a football game for the Senior Boys’ football team on Wednesday, November 10th, the first fundraiser group event in nearly two years. The GSA greatly contributed to the event by selling delicious snacks and drinks for the students watching. Students had … Continue reading Milton Mustangs Host Special Senior Football Event
By: Eleena Sen Evan Taylor claims the title of the 3rd fastest senior boy in Ontario! Advancing from the Golden Horseshoe Athletic Conference (GHAC) after winning first place, he headed to Lakefield for the Ontario Federation of School Athletic Associations (OFSAA) 2021! With a time of 19:27, he ran 6km with lots of hills and elevation throughout the course. He’s worked incredibly hard day in … Continue reading Evan Taylor Achieves Podium Finish at OFSAA
By: Surabhi Arkalgud Gender Sexuality Alliance is a club at Milton District High School that unites and supports the 2SLGBTQIA+ community. They provide a safe and inclusive space for 2SLGBTQIA+ individuals and allies to gather and socialize, as well as educate and advocate. Meetings are every Thursday at lunch and everyone is welcome to participate! GSA is a space where you can meet like-minded people … Continue reading Hey Hey Hey! It’s the GSA
By: Sophie Craciunescu The Mustang Messenger team was hard at work leading up to the MDHS football game on Wednesday, November 10th! At our weekly Tuesday meeting after school, our team was busy putting together a sign to advertise the website. Working into overtime and using up our lunch the next day, the sign was completed. Using a creative design and real newspapers collected by … Continue reading Mustang Messenger Marketing
By: Julia Langille On November 11th, we all stood together to commemorate all the armed forces who fought and protected our country to keep us free. It is an important part of our history and our lives to remember the sacrifices of Canadian soldiers then and now. Our MD letters were redesigned in honour of Remembrance Day. A big thank you to Mr. Jones’ Art … Continue reading Remembrance Day at MDHS
By: Sophie Craciunescu Photo Credit: Sang Ha Baek Peer Tutoring is back at MD! With meetings every Wednesday at lunch in room 108, Peer Tutoring is a great way to get involved in the Mustang community. Tutors will receive volunteer hours for every session they attend! Tutoring is a simple method of gaining teaching and leadership experience, while helping students in need. It also develops … Continue reading Peer Tutoring Volunteer Opportunities!
By: Kathan Kapoor Image Source Milton’s annual Santa Claus Parade will take place on Sunday, November 21st along Main Street, starting at Whitmer St. at 1:30PM and ending at the GO station around 3:30PM. This year’s parade is a salute to the generosity and courage of the everyday heroes of this pandemic – from healthcare workers on the front lines, to all the essential workers, … Continue reading A Very Merry Volunteer Opportunity!
By: Kathan Kapoor Image Source The first week of November marks Treaties Recognition Week to recognize the importance of treaties and increase awareness of treaty relationships between Indigenous Nations and the Government. Learning about treaties and treaty relationships is a part of truth and reconciliation. Treaties are negotiated agreements that define the rights, responsibilities and relationships between Indigenous groups and Federal and Provincial Governments. Treaties … Continue reading Treaties Recognition Week