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

Youth Speaker’s Award WINNER – MDHS 2020 Grad Saihaj Rehsi

By: Ben Hartshorn “Throughout our lives, my family and I have lived in predominantly white areas with almost no brown kids. It was difficult for my brother to make friends at a young age because of his skin colour and that he wore his hair in a turban. Several events in my story are roughly based on his experiences, and show what he went through … Continue reading Youth Speaker’s Award WINNER – MDHS 2020 Grad Saihaj Rehsi

Halloween Events @ MD!

By: Ben Hartshorn The spookiest season of the year has finally arrived, and although the COVID-19 pandemic has limited our ability to host in-person events this year, Milton District has some exciting things planned for this week. Halloween at MD is going virtual! Costume Contest #MDHalloween It’s an annual favourite, and it’s back with tons of prizes to win! Costumes will be judged based on … Continue reading Halloween Events @ MD!

Welcome Back, Mustangs!

The Milton Mustangs are a month into the new school year, and school-wide virtual communication is becoming increasingly important as COVID-19’s limitations remain constant. There are plenty of things happening this year and we want to help keep students, staff and parents informed and up-to-date on everything upcoming. The Mustang Messenger is BACK! The Mustang Messenger is Milton District’s school news team. It all started … Continue reading Welcome Back, Mustangs!

Quarantine—What To Do When You’re Stuck At Home

Image Source It has now been months since our school has had its students walk the halls. Staying safely inside, as recommended, has been a challenge for many different people, for many different reasons. We understand that adapting to this lifestyle can be extremely difficult. It is important to remember that it’s completely normal to feel stressed or anxious about the current situation, and that … Continue reading Quarantine—What To Do When You’re Stuck At Home

How To De-Stress During Quarantine

Image Source Stress comes naturally to all of us. We often feel stressed when an important assignment is due in the near future, or before we have to present an assignment to the entire class. This pandemic has proved to be a stressful occurrence to most, for various reasons. Whether you’re feeling stressed for emotional reasons, from homework, from being cooped up inside, or about … Continue reading How To De-Stress During Quarantine

How To Be Eco-Friendly During Quarantine!

Image Source Even when we’re all stuck at home, it is important to be as eco-friendly as possible to reduce your ecological footprint and help our planet thrive. Check out these 5 important ways MD can stay green in quarantine! Use the right bins! Having extra time at home is no excuse to be throwing those banana peels in the garbage. If you are unsure … Continue reading How To Be Eco-Friendly During Quarantine!

Winter Sports Recognition Assembly!

Ben Hartshorn• On Thursday, February 27th, Milton District High School hosted an epic, spirit-filled event to recognize all of our hardworking winter sports teams. Led by members of our Student Government, we watched MD’s 1200 students go wild as their favourite teams stepped into the light and were recognized for their amazing accomplishments this winter season. This assembly was full of Milton Mustang spirit, and … Continue reading Winter Sports Recognition Assembly!