Notre Dame News

January 4-8

Glory to God in the highest heaven; peace on earth to people of good will. (Luke 1.14)

Reminders:

  • December 19-January 3: Christmas Break
  • January 4-8: At home learning resumes.
  • January 11: Return to in class learning.

Welcome Back Spirit Week!

Join in the fun and send in your pics to Ms. Nivens!

Monday: Pet day (Introduce us to your dogs, cats, lizards, birds, hamsters..)

Tuesday: Trivia Tuesday (Wake up your brain and play along!)

Wednesday: Wish Wednesday (What's your wish or plan for 2021?)

Thursday: Throwback Thursday (Any tight and bright or 80's gear hanging around?)

Friday: Flannel Friday (Wear your comfiest flannel)

Grad Service Project: WRISTBANDS

Here is another service project team fundraiser. Please help support them if you can! Team Caine is selling purple silicone wristbands that read "mental health matters" to help support the Smiles Thru Lindsey Foundation. They are available for purchase through their instagram @students4goodmentalhealth. Orders are due by January 15th and will be delivered by the end of January.

Grad Service Project: BOTTLE DRIVE

The Grad Service Project team was planning to have a bottle drive on January 2nd. However, due to AHS restrictions, this event has been postponed to January 11-15. Bottles will be able to be dropped off at the school the week of January 11-15 or if you would like to take your own bottles in and donate the amount to Smiles Thru Lindsey, the amount could be etransferred to ndgradproject@gmail.com

Learning Commons

Happy New Year ND! Don't forget that Red Deer Public Library is creating their very own creator publication for youth and are looking for submissions for the first issues (Spring 2021)! You can get more info here about this opportunity here: https://www.rdpl.org/anotherstory.

Creativity Workshop

The Creativity Workshop: When we're back in school on January 11th, we will have the in-person workshop that day after school.

Optimist International Scholarship Program (Essay Contest)

Please submit 4 copies of your essay to Ms. Halter by January 30,2021. This year's topic is "Reaching Your Dreams by Choosing Optimism". Winning essays at the Red Deer Club level will be considered at the District level for the chance to win $2,500. More details and to download the application: https://www.notredamehigh.ca/download/311289