Decibel Entertainment Conference
On Friday May 1, 38 students from Drama, Art and Communications Technology had the opportunity to visit the Decibel Entertainment Conference and Expo. Due to the growth of the creative industries (Music, Fashion, Dance and Film), the Expo gave students an opportunity to view these fields as a career option. Students got an opportunity to … Continue reading Decibel Entertainment Conference
On Saturday May 2, students and staff took part in the JBF Kiddi K Walk Against Pediatric Cancer. This is an annual event for Maple Leaf students. This year our banner won first place. This foundation raises awareness of pediatric cancer and assists not only children afflicted with this disease, but also offers support for … Continue reading JBF Kiddi K Walk
The Health and Nutrition Class hosted an impressive and informative fair in the Great Hall on Thursday 30th April. Each display offered something for sale and with the money collected they made a contribution of $1145 to the charitable organization KIND (Kids In Need of Direction).
By: Justine (Grade 12 Student) On Tuesday, April 28, 2015, Maple Leaf held an Academic Achievement assembly for all secondary students. The assembly began with Mr. Melnyk introducing two speakers from the 2 Cents Movement. The speakers shared some of their poems and incorporated some fun and engaging activities for the audience. Afterwards, awards were given … Continue reading Academic Awards
Adventure awaits at Maple Leaf’s Summer Camp 2015. This year’s camp, which runs from July 6th to July 24th, promises to be fun filled; combining the elements of creativity and learning in a SAFE, SECURE and FUN environment. The cost of the camp per week is $750.00 and space is limited, so with the summer … Continue reading Summer Camp 2015
Student council is excited to be hosting a Spirit Week from Thursday 23rd April – Wednesday April 29th. All students are welcome to participate in the following activities: Throwback Thursday (23rd April) Film Friday (24th April) Mismatched Monday (27th April) Twin Tuesday (28th April) Western Wednesday (29th April)
On Wednesday, April 15th, our grade 12 students will write the Euclid contest from the University of Waterloo. The contest is a 2.5 hour written contest that challenges their ability to solve challenging problems. Then some grades 9 – 11 students will write a 75 minute long answer contest on Thursday, April 16th. Some keen … Continue reading Math Contests
It was a fantastic day for Maple Leaf! There was something for everyone, and there were smiles all around. Thanks to the PTA and the Sports/Fun Day committee for a successful event!
Maple Leaf’s Easter Scavenger Hunt for High Schoolers took place on Thursday, March 22 and saw participation from teachers and students alike. Teams were provided with various cards, each containing several tasks that ranged from physical feats (such as making a human pyramid) to taking selfies, creating a handshake, finding a hidden Easter egg, and … Continue reading Easter Scavenger Hunt
“What’s Your Write?” Launch
A huge thank you goes out to everyone for supporting the What’s Your Write? 2015 Launch held last Friday in the gym. It took a whole team of teachers an students to make this happen! The What’s Your Write writing contest is now open and you can submit your writing in many categories. These categories … Continue reading “What’s Your Write?” Launch