Tuesday, January 21st, 2020

All current Grade 10 students will write the GRADUATION LITERACY ASSESSMENT (GLA) today and tomorrow. 

Just a reminder that the library will be closed today and tomorrow from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm for the GLA Exams.

Are you in Grade 11 or Grade 12 and curious about exploring a skilled trade? Are you available to work for 4 days with the School District STEP Career Programs to find out about these trades? Choose from carpentry, joinery, plumber, electrician, HVAC or with a sampling of these trades alongside SD38 maintenance yard staff. Deadline to apply is January 30th and spaces are limited. See Ms. Carter, your Career Advisor, for an application form.

Thank you to all those who participated in the Nature Conservancy of Canada fundraiser. We sold reusable shopping bags made from the City of Richmond banners. All the bags have gone! Thank you to Ms. Kato’s textile students who made the bags. We made $200 that will go to help buy land for wildlife habitat in Canada. 

Hey Wildcats! There are 1400 people in this school. If each of us brings $1, we can raise $1400 for wildlife in Australia affected by the wildfires. Tomorrow, Wednesday, January, 22nd, the fundraiser will startIn 2-1 there will be a collection of change, bills and cheques (made out to McMath). This will happen every Day 2 for 3 weeks. Please donate what you can. A loonie each would be great. The fundraiser will run from January 22nd to February 12thMoney can also be dropped off in B218 to Ms. Ritchie or Mrs. Bennett.Thank you for helping the injured, rescued and hungry wildlife in Australia. 

Congratulations to the Senior Boys Basketball team in winning their Home Opener last night 71-57 against McNair.  Thank you for all of the fans that came out and supported the team.  You were very supportive and very loud.  Next home game will be Monday, January 27th vs Richmond High.  Would love to see all you out again!

Congratulations to the Senior Girls Basketball team for winning their Exhibition Game yesterday. Their home opener is next week, on Wednesday vs. Steveston-London.

Do you know Egypt is a very dry country? Multicultural Club is going to have a Jeopardy DayIf you like to explore more about Egypt, join us this Thursday in Mrs. Sun’s Room, C116. You can also enjoy delicious cheese in the meeting. Hope to see you there!