Wednesday, February 26th, 2020

It’s Pink Shirt Day! We encourage everyone to practice kindness and proudly wear pink to symbolize that everyone should be kind to one another.Today and everyday we need to Lift Each Other Up, a simple but powerful message encouraging us to look beyond our differences and celebrate the things that make us unique. When we lift each other up, we see past the things that separate us and see instead the things that unite us as people.

All International StudentsThis month’s international lunch meeting will be on Friday, February 28th in Room B130. This is a mandatory meeting and all students are expected to attend.

To all Grade 10, 11, & 12 students! Have you thought about attending a polytechnic school while you attend McMathMs. Lockhart will be in attendance tomorrow morning to meet with you to answer any questions you may have. Please see Ms. Carter, the Career Information Advisor, to make an appointment.

McMath Leaders! Are you a good leader? Do you have what it takes be the hostess with the mostest? You are in luck!!! On Saturday, May 2nd, McMath Secondary will be hosting its BIGGEST leadership conference with ALL 10 Richmond School District high schools attending! There will be great keynotes, amazing workshops and yummy food! Come by A105 or the office to apply for the first round of applications to be a spirit leaderApplication deadline will be Monday, March 2ndDON'T MISS IT!!!

Attention all ELL Level 5 students! There is a mandatory meeting at lunch today in Ms. J. Chen’s Room A111. See you all there! 

Interested in visiting the Justice Institute of BC next Wednesday, March 4th? The Justice Institute prepares interested students in careers such as policing, sheriffs, paramedics, firefighting, conflict resolution, and more. Come ask Ms. S. Chen in Room B157 for a field trip form.

Please join Ms. Ho’s Japanese classes tomorrow at lunch in the Rotunda to celebrate Japanese culture at the Paprika Festival! Enjoy taiko drumming, japanese writing, J-Pop and snacks!

Wildcat Nation! The Senior Boys Basketball team needs you to cheer them on tonight against MacNeill. Game time is 5:45 pm at Steveston-London. Winner of this game advances to Provincials.

If you are interested in joining the McMath Badminton Team, a sign-up sheet is posted in front of Ms. Xiao’s Room B127Tryouts will be tomorrow for boys and Friday, February 28th for girls at 3:00 pm in the South Gym

Passionate about becoming a better leader? Want to connect with other girls in school & incite positive change in the future of women’s leadership? Come out tomorrow at lunch in Ms. Xiao’s Room B127 for McMath’s very first Women in Leadership Club Meeting! Everyone is welcome & there will be donuts!

RHFH will be selling samosas in front of the office today! It’ll be $3 for one and $5 for two. All proceeds go to the BC Children’s Hospital! Please come down and support!

If you’re interested in representing your grade in a Tug-of-War against the others, sign up in the office now before the 27th.

Spirit Week is coming up from March 2nd to 6thMonday is PJ Day, Tuesday is Tik Tok Day, Wednesday is Nike vs. Adidas Day, Thursday is Hoodie Day, and Friday is Colour Wars! Be sure to dress up and show your spirit!

PIZZA! PIZZA! PIZZA! Get your hot, delicious PIZZA for $2 a slice on Friday at lunch in front of the McMath office. Pizza sales are helping raise money for the humanitarian work to be completed by our group headed to Costa Rica this year. Thanks!