MDHS goes to the AGO!

BY H. TAYLOR-SINGH AND C. ABES Recently students from grades 10-12, packed onto a bus to Downtown Toronto to visit the  Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO). The agenda for the day was expanding the student’s knowledge of what the AGO holds beyond its doors, and also exploring the surrounding area of Chinatown and Kensington market. Students visited an exhibit called “Outsiders”, an ode to 1950s-1980s … Continue reading MDHS goes to the AGO!

Grease is the word! (An Interview with Mrs. Graham)

BY H. TAYLOR-SINGH From May 11- May 14th 2016, Milton District High School put on their rendition of the widely renowned play, Grease.  Whether it was the snaps from the T-Birds or the swish of the Pink Ladies scarves, the play was a huge success. The play was orchestrated by MDHS’ own drama teacher, Ms Graham. We chatted with her after it’s final performance this … Continue reading Grease is the word! (An Interview with Mrs. Graham)

And the nominees are…

BY H. TAYLOR-SINGH From left to right: Dhruv Gera, Catherine Abes, Callum Fisher & Emily Wesseling On Friday April 15th, the nominees for valedictorian were announced.  The senior students are: Catherine Abes, Callum Fisher, Dhruv Gera, and Emily Wesseling. The quartet will give a 1-2 minute speech at the grad breakfast on Thursday April 28th, summarizing why they should be the selected valedictorian to represent … Continue reading And the nominees are…

Best Field Trip Ever – to INDIGO!

BY H. TAYLOR-SINGH The group all smiles with their new books. Photo courtesy of A. MacIntyre. English students buy books at Indigo! A couple of weeks back, a couple of the grade 9 English classes went to Indigo for the sole purpose of just buying books. Accompanied by Mrs. MacIntyre and Mr. Pearce, the class got to spend the afternoon in Indigo browsing to their … Continue reading Best Field Trip Ever – to INDIGO!

The Public is Invited on Friday!

BY H. TAYLOR-SINGH This Friday, December 4th, SAA (Student Athletic Association) is hosting the senior boys basketball tournament in the gym. Below is the schedule for the games, and if anyone would like to come out and support the MD team, feel free to bounce on over! Players on the team would love to have cheering fans in the stands! See you Friday! Continue reading The Public is Invited on Friday!

Adventures of our International Exchange Student, Brittney Botelho

BY H. TAYLOR-SINGH Brittney Botelho travelled across the world to Sweden for a year long exchange program with Rotary Youth, coming back to MDHS to complete her Grade 13 year of highschool. We chatted with her about everything from a typical Swedish lifestyle to Ikea. Inbound Exchange Students to Sweden 2014. What program did you exchange through? How did it work? I did my exchange … Continue reading Adventures of our International Exchange Student, Brittney Botelho

University Fair Review

BY H. TAYLOR-SINGH Photos courtesy of H. Taylor-Singh. On Friday, September 25th, a handful of MD’s grade twelves gathered on a school bus to travel to downtown Toronto to visit the annual Ontario Universities’ Fair. It was held at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, and featured all 21 of the universities in Ontario, from Ryerson University to the University of Waterloo. The lines were long; … Continue reading University Fair Review