Will the Boats Float?

Will the Boats Float?

Today a group of Destinations students designed and constructed cardboard boats and then tested them to see which boat could hold the greatest weight.  Today’s […]

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We’re Officially on CBC!

We’re Officially on CBC!

Our videos have now been posted to CBC’s YouTube channel.  Take a look! Olympic Theme Lost Boy

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Avenue M Performance Full of Talent

Avenue M Performance Full of Talent

Last night’s Avenue M performance was a wonderful highlight of the active arts program at MSS.  Congratulations to our Destinations Band members who kicked of […]

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Chapters a Huge Success!

Chapters a Huge Success!

Congratulations to all of the students who performed at Chapters last night.  You did an amazing job!  Thank you also to the many family members […]

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Active Learning

Active Learning

This week more than half of Destinations participated in the recording of “Lost Boy,” one of our CBC Canadian Music Class Challenge entries.  They did […]

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Action in our Community

Action in our Community

Over the past few weeks our grade 7 students have learned about several different community causes as they went through the process of deciding who […]

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Rich in Culture

Rich in Culture

During the month of October our grade 7 students shared with us some of their family traditions and stories.  We also had Mohawk languages instructor, […]

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We have amazing spirit!

We have amazing spirit!

Many of our students showed their spirit this week by participating in the MSS spirit days.  From multiples day, to house colours and washout day, […]

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Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

On Thursday, October 28th we will be wearing orange to recognize the lasting impact of residential schools in Canada, and to make a statement that […]

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Destinations Updates

There’s so much happening at Destinations, HJC!

Relay: Congratulations to all students who participated in the long distance relay this past Tuesday!  Short distance relay is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, May 2nd.

Friday, April 28th: The health unit will be visiting on Friday for immunizations.  Also, any students who ordered pitas in support of the kindergarten playground will be receiving their pitas at lunch time on Friday.

Spring Book Fair: The book fair is running at HJC April 28th-May 4th, 9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. The fair will also be open on Monday evening during the celebration of literacy and arts (6:00 – 7:30 p.m.).

Monday, May 1st: There will be a celebration of literacy and arts at HJC on Monday evening, from 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.  Students in the Destinations Band are asked to arrive at 6:00 p.m. and go to the music room to start warming up and tuning their instruments.  The band is scheduled to perform at 6:30 p.m., and we will be wearing red and black (just like we did at Band Fest).  Families who have not yet confirmed whether their child will be present to perform with the band that evening are asked to send a message to Ms. Claxton as soon as possible.

Hoops for Heart: Recently, donation envelops were sent home for Hoops for Heart.  We appreciate all donations that can be gathered for this worthy cause.  Donations will be accepted up until Monday, May 15th and all students will be participating in a basketball event on May 16th as part of the Hoops for Heart initiative.

 

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