Fashion Forward is an initiative within the Halton District School Board to help provide all Grade 8 and 12 students with the opportunity to access formal wear in a safe and welcoming environment. Students are welcome to choose from a variety of new and gently-used formal wear that have been donated for this event. All formal wear is available at no cost to the students. … Continue reading Coming Up: Fashion Forward Open House at EC Drury
BY PREMA KAPOOR On March 4th, Marie-Pier Guillot from Fashion Takes Action visited MD to speak to students from the Grade 12 Fashion Class, Eco-Club, and the Social Justice SHSM. Prior to the workshop, students were expected to watch the documentary Made in Bangladesh to get a better understanding of how poor the conditions are in sweatshops and other factories in which clothes are made. While … Continue reading The Cost of Fashion Workshop
Maija Shea Principal Ms. Baksys browsing the bags and the beautiful banner The fashion class designed heating bags that were sold as a nifty gifts for the holiday season. The bags were sold Monday and Tuesday in the cafeteria for $7 a piece and $15 for three. The purchase got buyers a free cupcake too! Great job students on your sale and for your hard … Continue reading Student Designed Heating Bag Sale Was a Success!