If you like writing or want to try something new, click here to read more about the contests and send in a submission as a student of MD for a chance to be published. You could win a monetary prize for yourself and MD! Continue reading Send in submissions for Polar Expressions Publishing!
The final ballot with 6 potential fish names can be found in the library in front of the new tank. The names are listed below. Be sure to cast your vote as soon as possible, and congratulations to those who’s submissions made it to the final round! Photos by Travis Mont Continue reading Round Two: Name the Library Fish!
By Aleena Hashmi Attention Students of MD! Yearbook Team is looking for art submissions to be forever immortalized in this year’s yearbook. No art experience is required and you can submit any medium (i.e. watercolour, digital, etc). The deadline is December 1, 2018. Chosen submissions will receive prizes! Art works can be submitted digitally to Ms. Gignac at firstname.lastname@example.org or brought to the Media Lab. Continue reading Submit Yearbook Art!
If you are on a phone, click here to view the form and details. You must be signed in to your HDSB Google Account. Continue reading Scene & Herd NaNoWriMo Submissions
BY MASSIMO STEFANOVIC Looking for something to do in your spare time or over the summer vacation? The Duke of Edinburgh award (aka the Duke of Ed award) youth program may be perfect for you. The Duke of Ed youth challenge takes place in 142 countries around the world and is recognized as a national leadership building program. People between the age of 14 to … Continue reading The Duke of Edinburgh Award
There aren’t many things are better than curling up in a warm blanket and reading a good book by a Canadian author. Except when that author is you! Polar Expressions Publishing is a Canadian-sourced publishing company that aims to inspire a love of writing in Canadians of all ages. This fall, they’re launching their twelfth annual national poetry and story contests for students in kindergarten … Continue reading Polar Expressions Publishing
BY P. ISMAY For the 5th year in a row, students from our school are entering the Speakers’ Idol Spirit of Hope Speech Competition. Students can enter by writing a three minute speech about how to make the world better by learning from our lessons of the past and sending the speech to email@example.com by March 4th. The top 10 contestants are selected to read … Continue reading Speakers’ Idol 2016
BY E. WESSELING A huge congratulations to Grade 11 student Kitsym Currie, the winner of MD’s first “Scene and Herd” photo contest and a Tim Horton’s gift card! She snapped a perfectly timed photo of the Junior Boys football team’s winning touchdown in the semi-finals against Bishop Redding on November 16th. Another look at Kitsym’s amazing photo! Stay tuned for our next contest, but … Continue reading Scene and Herd Photo Contest Winner
MDHSnews.ca ran its first ever photo contest over the past two weeks of November, and we are pleased to announce the winner and share some of our other favourites. This composite shot taken at St. Jacob’s Market during the grade ten FOODS trip was submitted by Patricia Antonio (Grade 10). This great llama shot was taken on the grade nine trip to the Royal Winter … Continue reading Scene and Herd Photo Contest WINNERS
If you see anything, and we mean anything cool around the school, feel free to snap a photo and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org! The winner will be selected on Wednesday, November 18th, to win a Tim Horton’s gift card! Good luck, and get snapping! Continue reading Scene and Herd Photo Contest!