Thursday, January 16, 2020
Griffy’s Grill Lunch Special:
Daily Special: Pulled Pork $5.75
Daily Pasta: Mac & Cheese $3.50
Soup: Chicken Corn Chowder
Daily Specials Include A Small Milk
Music & Tech:
Glee Club will rehearse today after school until 5:00 pm.
Call time for the concert this evening is 6:30. Music students, please go to the3 music room by that time.
There will be NO CHOIR rehearsal tomorrow morning. Early morning rehearsals will start up again on Feb 3rd
There is a meeting on Tuesday, Jan 21st (6 – 8 PM) for all staff and students who are interested in helping with the sets, costumes, props, and staging for Mamma Mia. See Mrs. Greene if you have any questions.
Sports Announcements (Thursday, January 16th, 2020)
Jr. Boys Hockey:
The Jr. Hockey team walked away with a victory over NKEC yesterday.
The team had a solid effort from everyone. Ryan Young was solid in net helped by some nice defence from CJ Zinck, Avery Buckle, Aidan MacEwan. Makai Mahaney, James Richards, Cayden Andersen and Angus MacLeod helped on offence.
Brett King had the celly of the day following his first goal since last year on the Hantsport Rink. The boys are reminded to get their pay to play fee into the office.
D1 Boys Basketball:
Big win in Bridgewater vs the Park View “Panthers” last night by the guys.
D1 Girls Basketball:
Our ladies also took care of business vs Park View last night as well. This time our ladies were at home easily handling the Panthers in regular-season league play.
Jr. Boys Basketball:
Our guys will be hosting Ecole Rose des Vents later today at 4:00 pm weather permitting.
JV Girls Basketball:
Also hosting a game at 7:20 pm vs Park View if the weather holds up.
A friendly notice to all the ball hockey folks that the daily activity will be taking a break in action due to equipment damages (eye protection, sticks, nets and etc …). The athletic department will revisit the daily ball hockey activity following the exam break.
There is a sign-up sheet in the gym all students that may be interested in signing up for additional floorball instruction and possible intramural competition.
JV Girls Basketball:
The ladies will be hosting their tournament on Friday and Saturday of this week. Game schedules will be posted on the gym bulletin boards for those interested in watching. While our Griffin ladies kick off the action with a 2:00 pm sprit game vs North Nova for those wishing to cheer them on with teacher permission and supervision.
D1 Boys Hockey:
Regular practices continue this week, and a home game vs. West Kings on Saturday night at 7:30 pm in Kentville.
Jon Forsythe, Evan Weir & Seth Routledge will also travel to Bridgewater Sunday to represent Horton at the annual league All-Star game.
Workouts will continue each Wednesday from 3:30-5:00 pm for those expressing an interest in playing.
Thursday, January 16th, 2019
Daily Practice Schedule:
Full Wall Side: Ecole Rose-des-vents @ Jr. Boys Basketball (4:00 pm game)
Office Side: Ecole Rose-des-vents @ Jr. Boys Basketball (4:00 pm game)
Full Wall Side: D1 Girls Practice – Original Game is Cancelled
Office Side: D1 Girls Practice – Original Game is Cancelled
Full Wall Side: Park View @ JV Girls Basketball (7:15 pm game)
Office Side: Park View @ JV Girls Basketball (7:15 pm game)
Would the person who requested Dear Evan Hansen please see Ms. Thompson at the Service Desk to pick it up.
Horton In the News –
Attention Grade 12’s re: Semester 1 Transcript of Marks –
There is a maroon-coloured Transcript of Marks request binder in Student Services for students who would like their final Semester 1 transcripts sent to universities or colleges. By completing and signing the binder on Mrs. Langille’s desk, official transcripts will be sent during the week of February 10, 2020.
If this does not meet your deadline requirements, please contact Student Services. Students who want to send transcripts immediately should complete the usual green (or orange for PDF) Transcript of Marks form located on the bookshelf in Student Services.
Kin Canada Bursaries – due Feb 1st.
IWK Foundation – Robbie & Jean Shaw Scholarship 2020 – due February 28th.
Clubs and Activities:
All students going on the Mediterranean Coast trip with Ms. Richardson-Landry and Ms. Verri are asked to meet in Ms. R-L’s classroom 2013, Friday at 1:30 during lunch hour.