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Announcements - Friday, February 16, 2018http://nss.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/161Announcements - Friday, February 16, 2018<ul><li>Please listen to a quick message from Chartwells.  Happy Friday!  Come into the café today and enjoy our Pacific Rim Special.  Thank you and have a great family day long weekend!</li></ul><ul><li>During the Month of February is Black History Month.  To honour this we will have a daily question during morning announcements.  There will be a box in the library to put your answer in and at the end of each week there will be a draw for a Tim Horton's giftcard.  Today's question is "Who was the Black female concert singer who performed for the Queen at Charlottetown's Center in 1964?<br> </li><li>On Wednesday, February 28, 2018 Edge Imaging will be here taking graduation photos including retakes.  Sign up now at bookmygrad.com   School Code: NAN<br> </li><li>Summer school registration is now open!  Students who wish to take a course via summer school are encouraged to see a guidance counsellor to complete the registration process.  Students are advised that you would not be able to register for this online, and you must see guidance to register.   Want to see which courses are available?  Grab a brochure in guidance or see our latest tweets on the Nantyr Guidance twitter feed.<br> </li><li>Today is Nantyr's cheer on Canada day…. Wear your colours proudly.  The PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games are happening right now and this is an exciting time for us to get behind our Canadian athletes and cheer them on!!  <br><br>As of right now, Canada has earned _4_ gold _5_silver __4__bronze, Canada is in 5<sup>th</sup> Place.<br> </li><li>The boy and girls curling teams ended a great season Wednesday.  Both teams lost to very strong Eastview teams in the semi-final round.  The teams are congratulated on well - fought games and a successful season that leaves them in great shape for success next year.<br> </li><li>Would all students interested in participating in this year's Mock Trial team please attend a quick meeting at 11:15 today in room 319 - Mrs. Popple's class.  We still need more students in order to participate!  Hope to see you today!<br> </li><li>There will be badminton after school today. Everybody welcome.<br> </li><li>Congrats to the Sr. boys ball team with their win against Collingwood yesterday total team effort.<br>Congrats to the Jr boys on a great season!!<br> </li><li>A special Happy Birthday to Hunter from his sister and his mom</li></ul>
Announcements - Thursday, February 15, 2018http://nss.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/160Announcements - Thursday, February 15, 2018<ul><li>A quick message from your café.  Come into the café today and enjoy our Chef Corbin special.  Remember to Tweet you're Treat for your chance to win it for FREE.  Visit the café for details.  Thank you and we appreciate your business.</li></ul><ul><li>During the Month of February is Black History Month.  To honour this we will have a daily question during morning announcements.  There will be a box in the library to put your answer in and at the end of each week there will be a draw for a Tim Horton's giftcard.  Today's question is <strong>"</strong>Who were the sisters who have dominated women's tennis?"<br><strong> </strong></li><li>Have you been watching the Olympics? It is an exciting time for us to get behind our Canadian athletes and cheer them on!!<br><br>As of right now, Canada has earned ___3___ gold     __4__ silver    and__4__ bronze medals, Canada is in 4th Place. <br><br>Tomorrow is Nantyr Shores' CHEER ON CANADA day and we would like to see everyone wearing whatever Canada Swag they have!!!  Hats, jerseys, t-shirts, mits, face painting …. Whatever!!!!!  Show your spirit!!!! GO CANADA<br> </li><li>On Wednesday, February 28, 2018 Edge Imaging will be here taking graduation photos including retakes.  Sign up now at bookmygrad.com   School Code: NAN<br> </li><li>Summer school registration is now open!  Students who wish to take a course via summer school are encouraged to see a guidance counsellor to complete the registration process.  Students are advised that you would not be able to register for this online, and you must see guidance to register.   Want to see which courses are available?  Grab a brochure in guidance or see our latest tweets on the Nantyr Guidance twitter feed.</li></ul>
Announcements - Wednesday, February 14, 2018http://nss.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/159Announcements - Wednesday, February 14, 2018<ul><li>​The PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games are happening right now and this is an exciting time for us to get behind our Canadian athletes and cheer them on!!  As of right now, Canada has won _____3__ gold     ___4____ silver    ___3____ bronze medals.  Canada is now in 4th place.  On Friday we are going to have a CHEER ON CANADA day and would like to see everyone wearing whatever Canada Swag they have!!!  Hats, jerseys, t-shirts, mits …. Whatever!!!!!  GO CANADA</li></ul><ul><li>Happy Valentine's Day from Chartwells.  Go in our lunch with friends by ordering our Pizza Party deal!  Get one large pizza, 5 cans of soda or jet juice and 5 cookies for only $25.  Purchase lunch for your sweetheart!<br> </li><li>During the Month of February is Black History Month.  To honour this we will have a daily question during morning announcements.  There will be a box in the library to put your answer in and at the end of each week there will be a draw for a Tim Horton's giftcard.  Today's question is "Who was the National Football League's first Black quarterback who also played in the Canadian Football League?"<br><strong> </strong></li><li>There will  be a prom meeting today at 11:00 in room 226<br> </li><li>On Wednesday, February 28, 2018 Edge Imaging will be here taking graduation photos including retakes.  Sign up now at bookmygrad.com.  School Code: NAN</li></ul>
Announcements - Tuesday, February 13, 2018http://nss.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/158Announcements - Tuesday, February 13, 2018<ul><li>​Please listen to a quick message from Chartwells.  Its customer appreciate day today!  Come into the café and enjoy.  Remember that this month only you can get two top your own hot chocolates for the price of one!  Also, join us today for our delicious pancake breakfast special for only $3.50.  Thank you and we appreciate your business.</li></ul><ul><li>During the Month of February is Black History Month.  To honour this we will have a daily question during morning announcements.  There will be a box in the library to put your answer in and at the end of each week there will be a draw for a Tim Horton's giftcard.  Today's question is "Who was the first Black National Hockey League player?<br><strong> </strong></li><li>On Wednesday, February 28, 2018 Edge Imaging will be here taking graduation photos including re-takes.  Sign up now at bookmygrad.com  School Code: NAN<br><strong> </strong></li><li>There will be a quick equity team meeting today at 11:15 in the library smartboard room.  What is equity team you ask?  This group discusses and plans awareness programs at our school to reduce all forms of discrimination, and celebrate our school's diversity.  Want to be a part of this great opportunity?  New members are always welcome!  Join us today at 11:15 in the library smartboard room.</li></ul>
Announcements - Monday, February 12, 2018http://nss.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/157Announcements - Monday, February 12, 2018<ul><li><strong>Please listen to a quick message from Chartwells.  </strong>Until the end of the month, purchase one top your own hot chocolate and get a second one for free.  Come into the café today and enjoy our delicious potato bowl special.  Thank you and we appreciate your business.</li></ul><ul><li>Last week's winner is Avery B. from Mr. Larmon's class, come and see Mr. Froese for your $10 Tim's card. During the Month of February is Black History Month.  To honour this we will have a daily question during morning announcements.  There will be a box in the library to put your answer in and at the end of each week there will be a draw for a Tim Horton's giftcard.  Today's question is <strong>"Who was the Canadian Olympic sprinter who won two gold medals in the 1996 Olympics?</strong><br><strong> </strong></li><li>On Wednesday, February 28, 2018 Edge Imaging will be here taking <strong>graduation photos</strong> including re-takes.  Sign up now at bookmygrad.com  School Code: NAN<br> </li><li>It's that time again.....<strong>mock trial</strong>!! Are you a student who is interested in the law?  Are you interested in playing the part of a witness to a crime or being lawyer?  We've got the team for you!!<br><br>Mr. Harrison and Mrs. Popple are excited to announce that we are having our first meeting on Monday (TODAY!) at lunch!  Please come to Mrs. Popple's room (room 319) at 11:15 am.  We need a small team of motivated students to keep Nantyr's winning streaks alive!  We also work with real lawyers once per week- this is an amazing opportunity to learn from the best!<br><span style="font-size:5px;">​</span><br>Please come out today at lunch to show your interest and find out more about this awesome opportunity!   See you there!!<br> </li><li>TWO DAYS LEFT TRITONS TO GET YOUR <strong>CANDY GRAMS</strong>! Spread love and positivity by sending a candy gram for $1.50 OR send 2 for only $2! Candy grams will be on sale today in the main hall, so come down to make someone's day with your random act of kindness.<br> </li><li>Over this past weekend, <strong>Nantyr's own improv team</strong> travelled to Toronto to compete against some of Central Ontario's finest improv teams at the Canadian Improv Games. Jared, Hannah, Sierrah, Dave, Story, Erin, Krystal, and Keller wow'ed the audience with their visually appealing stage scenes, their crazy characters, and their execution of their style event in the form of an old time<br><br>Superhero television show. Through each moment on stage it was apparent that they had mastered the art of saying yes..and!  Sadly, the effort was not enough to move on. Ms. Thompson is, however, very proud of you and all of the efforts and time you put forth to prepare! Well done!<br> </li><li>This is a reminder to all <strong>band musicians</strong> of their rehearsal tonight at 6 pm in the music room.<br> </li><li>It's that time again…..<strong>The Annual United Nations competition</strong>!! Are you a student who is interested in international law or politics?  Are you interested in playing the part of an ambassador representing your country at the United Nations?  We've got the team for you!!<br><br>Mr. Harrison, Mr. Froese and Mrs. Lepinsky are excited to announce that we are having our first meeting on Wednesday at lunch!  Please come to Mr. Harrison's room (room 320) on Wednesday at 11:15 am.  We need a team of 10 motivated students to help solve three international problems.  If you want to represent a country, and help solve the problems surrounding famine, the global drug trade and gene modification this is a great team for you. <br><br>Please come on Wednesday at lunch to show your interest and find out more about this great opportunity!<br> </li><li>Good luck to our <strong>Jr. and Sr. boys' basketball teams</strong> as they head into playoffs this week.  There will be a practice for both teams at lunch today.  </li></ul>
Announcements - Friday, February 9, 2018http://nss.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/156Announcements - Friday, February 9, 2018<ul><li><strong>Please listen to a quick message from Chartwells.  </strong>Come into the café today for our Pacific Rim Special.  Don't forget that Tuesday next week is our customer appreciation day.  We appreciate your business.</li></ul><ul><li>​During the Month of February is <strong>Black History Month</strong>.  To honour this we will have a daily question during morning announcements.  There will be a box in the library to put your answer in and at the end of each week there will be a draw for a Tim Horton's giftcard.  Today's question is <strong>"Who was the first Black Victoria Cross recipient? </strong> <br> </li><li>On Wednesday, February 28, 2018 Edge Imaging will be here taking <strong>graduation photos</strong> including retakes.  Sign up now at bookmygrad.com.  School Code: NAN<br>               </li><li><strong>Attention ALL students: </strong><br>Nantyr will be hosting a Relay for Life fundraising event this spring, and we are looking for a group of committed students to be a part of the organizing committee.  If you are interested in being a part of planning another AMAZING Relay for Life at Nantyr, please come sign up in guidance.  If you have any questions please see Ms.Kalbfleisch or Ms.Weymark.<br> </li><li>"Are you applying to university or college this year? Don't forget to <strong>apply for OSAP</strong>! There is more financial support available now than ever before, including grants that you don't have to pay back. Get more info and apply at Ontario dot C-A slash OSAP (ontario.ca/osap)."<br> </li><li>There will be a <strong>GSA meeting today</strong> in the library at the beginning of lunch. New members are always welcome.  See you there.<br> </li><li><strong>CANDY GRAMS ARE COMING</strong>! Spread love and positivity by purchasing your Valentine's Day candy grams for $1.50 each OR get 2 for only $2! Candy grams will be on sale today in the main hall, so come down to fill your sweet tooth with love.<br> </li><li>Would all <strong>Grade 12 AP Biology students</strong> who plan to write the AP Biology exam this year please attend a brief meeting with Ms. Hynes today at the beginning of lunch in Room 222.<br> </li><li>There will be <strong>badminton</strong> in the main gym tonight after school. Everybody is welcome.<br> </li><li>It's that time again.....<strong>mock trial</strong>!! Are you a student who is interested in the law?  Are you interested in playing the part of a witness to a crime or being lawyer?  We've got the team for you!!<br><br>Mr. Harrison and Mrs. Popple are excited to announce that we are having our first meeting on Monday at lunch!  Please come to Mrs. Popple's room (room 319) on Monday at 11:15am.  We need a small team of motivated students to keep Nantyr's winning streaks alive!  We also work with real lawyers once per week- this is an amazing opportunity to learn from the best!<br><br>Please come on Monday at lunch to show your interest and find out more about this awesome opportunity!<br> </li><li><strong>An ode to Ms Harvey</strong><br>Fondness, endearment, and caring is Valentine's Day<br>These are also ways to describe Ms. Harvey, one would say<br><span style="font-size:5px;"></span><span style="font-size:5px;">​</span><br>A person who always helps, always provides a smile<br>A person who goes the extra mile.<br><span style="font-size:5px;"></span><br>Sweeter than chocolate, more radiant than the sun.<br>Her class is the best, she is so much fun<br><br>In short, she is compassionate and caring in all its glory<br>A true gem to this Nantyr Shores high school story<br><br>By Mr. Cremers</li></ul>
Announcements - Thursday, February 8, 2018http://nss.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/155Announcements - Thursday, February 8, 2018<ul><li><strong>Visit the café today! </strong> Go in on lunch with friends by ordering our Pizza Party deal!  Get one large pizza, 5 cans of soda or jet juice and 5 cookies for only $25.  Join us in the café today and enjoy our local food experience special.  Thank you and we appreciate your business.</li></ul><ul><li>During the Month of <strong>February is Black History Month.</strong>  To honour this we will have a daily question during morning announcements.  There will be a box in the library to put your answer in and at the end of each week there will be a draw for a Tim Horton's giftcard.  Today's question is <strong>"</strong>Who wrote The Book of Negroes and The Illegal?<br><strong> </strong></li><li><strong>Attention ALL students: </strong><br>Nantyr will be hosting a Relay for Life fundraising event this spring, and we are looking for a group of committed students to be a part of the organizing committee.  If you are interested in being a part of planning another AMAZING Relay for Life at Nantyr, please come sign up in guidance.  If you have any questions please see Ms.Kalbfleisch or Ms.Weymark.<br> </li><li><strong>Attention good math students!</strong><br>If you are interested in tutoring a grade 8 student in math for money or community service, please see advertisement in Guidance for more information.<br> </li><li>"Are you <strong>applying to university or college</strong> this year? Don't forget to apply for OSAP! There is more financial support available now than ever before, including grants that you don't have to pay back. Get more info and apply at Ontario dot C-A slash OSAP (ontario.ca/osap)."<br> </li><li>There will be a <strong>GSA meeting</strong> this Friday in the library at the beginning of lunch. New members are always welcome.  See you there.<br> </li><li>Would all <strong>Grade 12 AP Biology students</strong> who will be writing the AP Biology exam please attend a brief meeting with Ms. Hynes on Friday at the beginning of lunch in Room 222.<br> </li><li><strong>CANDY GRAMS ARE COMING</strong>! Next week, the leadership class will be selling Candy Grams in the main hall at lunch. Students and staff may purchase a candy gram to send to other students and staff here at our school. So, be sure to bring your extra change to school next week, to make someone else's day by sending them a message and a treat!<br> </li><li>Would all <strong>music students</strong> from Mr. Oates' Semester One classes please meet in the music room for a brief meeting at the beginning of lunch.</li></ul>
Announcements - Wednesday, February 7, 2018http://nss.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/154Announcements - Wednesday, February 7, 2018<ul><li><strong>​Please listen to a quick message from Chartwells</strong>. You only have until February 14<sup>th</sup> to enter our cutest couple contest for your chance to win a FREE lunch for two!  See cafeteria today for details and enjoy our mac n' cheese and panzerotti specials.  Thank you and we appreciate your business.</li></ul><ul><li><strong>Attention ALL students: </strong><br>Nantyr will be hosting a Relay for Life fundraising event this spring, and we are looking for a group of committed students to be a part of the organizing committee.  If you are interested in being a part of planning another AMAZING Relay for Life at Nantyr, please come sign up in guidance.  If you have any questions please see Ms.Kalbfleisch or Ms.Weymark.<br> </li><li>During the Month of February is <strong>Black History Month</strong>.  To honour this we will have a daily question during morning announcements.  There will be a box in the library to put your answer in and at the end of each week there will be a draw for a Tim Horton's giftcard.  Today's question is <strong>"Who was the most famous Black Jazz musician from Montreal?</strong><br><strong> </strong></li><li><strong>Attention good math students!</strong><br>If you are interested in tutoring a grade 8 student in math for money or community service, please see advertisement in Guidance for more information.<br> </li><li>"Are you <strong>applying to university or college</strong> this year? Don't forget to apply for OSAP! There is more financial support available now than ever before, including grants that you don't have to pay back. Get more info and apply at Ontario dot C-A slash OSAP (ontario.ca/osap)."<br> </li><li>There will be a <strong>GSA meeting</strong> this Friday in the library at the beginning of lunch. New members are always welcome.  See you there!<br> </li><li>This morning you will be in an assembly regarding how to <strong>pick your courses</strong> for next year.  Immediately after this assembly at lunch, all departments will have a table set up in the main hall with staff to talk to and materials to collect and read with information about what courses they offer.  Please take advantage of this opportunity to learn about all of the awesome courses that are offered at Nantyr!<br> </li><li>Both the <strong>boys and girls curling teams</strong> were victorious yesterday over their opponents from Banting.  This means that they play in the SCAA semi-finals at the Barrie Curling Club on Valentine's Day.  Feel free to celebrate your love for Canada's greatest sport by supporting the curlers during their game that day.<br> </li><li>There will be a <strong>prom meeting</strong> today in room 226 at lunch.</li></ul>
Announcements - Tuesday, February 6, 2018http://nss.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/153Announcements - Tuesday, February 6, 2018<ul><li><strong>Please listen to a quick message from Chartwells</strong>.  Please join us in the café today and enjoy our Mexican Lime Fajita special.</li></ul><ul><li><strong>​Attention ALL students: </strong><br>Nantyr will be hosting a Relay for Life fundraising event this spring, and we are looking for a group of committed students to be a part of the organizing committee.  If you are interested in being a part of planning another AMAZING Relay for Life at Nantyr, please come sign up in guidance.  If you have any questions please see Ms.Kalbfleisch or Ms.Weymark.<br> </li><li><strong>Attention good math students!</strong><br>If you are interested in tutoring a grade 8 student in math for money or community service, please see advertisement in Guidance for more information.<br> </li><li>"Are you applying to university or college this year? Don't forget to <strong>apply for OSAP</strong>! There is more financial support available now than ever before, including grants that you don't have to pay back. Get more info and apply at Ontario dot C-A slash OSAP (ontario.ca/osap)."<br> </li><li>During the Month of February is <strong>Black History Month</strong>.  To honour this we will have a daily question during morning announcements.  There will be a box in the library to put your answer in and at the end of each week there will be a draw for a Tim Horton's giftcard.  Today's question is "<strong>Who was the first Canadian Black Member of Parliament and Lieutenant General of Ontario?</strong> <br> </li><li>Both the <strong>girls and boys curling teams</strong> finished in fourth in regular season play. This means they have the home team advantage in their games on Tuesday at Stroud Curling Club at 3pm.  Feel free to come out and support the teams and experience Canada's greatest sport. <br> </li><li>There will be a <strong>Prom Meeting tomorrow</strong> at lunch in room 226. <br> </li><li>Reminder to <strong>all dancers</strong> of their practice today at lunch.<br> </li><li>Anyone wanting to try out for the <strong>senior boys' rugby team</strong> please meet in the gym today at the beginning of lunch for 5 min.  See Mr.  Larmon if you cannot attend.</li></ul>
Announcements - Monday, February 5, 2018http://nss.scdsb.on.ca/about-us/news/school-news/152Announcements - Monday, February 5, 2018<ul><li>​A quick message from your café.  Please join us today for our Supervisor Special.  Thank you and we appreciate your business.</li></ul><ul><li>During the Month of February is Black History Month.  To honour this we will have a daily question during morning announcements.  There will be a box in the library to put your answer in and at the end of each week there will be a draw for a Tim Horton's giftcard.  "<strong>Who was the first black president of the United States?"</strong><br><strong> </strong></li><li><strong>Attention ALL students: </strong><br>Nantyr will be hosting a Relay for Life fundraising event this spring, and we are looking for a group of committed students to be a part of the organizing committee.  If you are interested in being a part of planning another AMAZING Relay for Life at Nantyr, please come sign up in guidance.  If you have any questions please see Ms.Kalbfleisch or Ms.Weymark.<br> </li><li><strong>Attention good math students!</strong><br>If you are interested in tutoring a grade 8 student in math for money or community service, please see advertisement in Guidance for more information.<br> </li><li>"Are you applying to university or college this year? Don't forget to apply for OSAP! There is more financial support available now than ever before, including grants that you don't have to pay back. Get more info and apply at Ontario dot C-A slash OSAP (ontario.ca/osap)."<br> </li><li>Any girls interested in playing varsity rugby, our first practice is Tuesday morning before school at 6:30. If you can't make it but are interested in playing please speak to Mrs. Dallimore or a senior player. <br> </li><li>There is a Wrestling Team meeting in room 132 at lunch today. if you cannot attend see Mr. Henderson <br> </li><li>Both the girls and boys curling teams finished in fourth in regular season play. This means they have the home team advantage in their games on Tuesday at Stroud Curling Club at 3pm.  Feel free to come out and support the teams and experience Canada's greatest sport.</li></ul>