Monday, March 29, 2010

ONTARIO GOVERNMENT GRANT

DATE: March 29, 2010

This summer, how would you like to work for the best boss in the world?????????

YOU - yes that's right YOU!!!!!!!!!!!!!

The Government of Ontario is offering grants up to $3000.00 for starting up your own summer company. If this is something that interests you, visit Guidance for more details...............

ALL POTENTIAL GRADS

DATE: March 29, 2010

FROM: Guidance

Attention: All Potential Grads

There will be an important information assembly during Period 2 on March 30th. Please be sure to attend!!!!!!!

CO-OP DEPARTMENT

From the co-op Department:

The Co-op Department will conduct interviews again on Wednesday March 31st for those students who missed their first interview or have since expressed interest in the Co-op program. A list of students and interview times will be posted in the cafeteria, outside the guidance office and outside the Co-op office. Students are asked to check these lists in order to ensure they are interviewed. Only students who have been interviewed will be permitted into the Co-op program.

Thanks
Ms. Hebor

JUNIOR BOYS SOCCER

Date: MARCH 29/10
Teacher’s Name: MR. TURCO
Subject: JR. BOYS' SOCCER

The Jr. Boys’ soccer players are reminded that Wednesday March 31/10 is the indoor soccer tournament. You are asked to report to Dante at 7:30 a.m. on March 31/10 as the bus will arrive at school 7:45 a.m. Only those students that have handed in their permission form with payment and those students that will hand in the permission form with payment will be allowed to attend this tournament. If you still need to hand in the permission form with payment, you must do so by tomorrow to Mr. Turco in portable 6.

SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION

Date: March 29, 2010
Teacher’s Name: Mrs. A. Sgorlon
Subject: Scholarship Information

Attention all Grade 12 students:

Applications for the following scholarships are now available. They are:

Canadian Aboriginal Writing Challenge
Laurentian University Awards
Lincoln M. Alexander Award
New Heights Scholarship
OHF Bursary Program
Ontario Hostelry Institute
OSAID Scholarships
Rob Ellis Award
Silver Jubilee Awards of Excellence
Studentawards.com
University of Toronto Portuguese Association
York University – Portuguese Association

For more information, please visit the Scholarships and Awards Bulletin Board in the Guidance Office.

Thank you!

GIRLS VARSITY SOCCER

Date: March 29, 2010
Teacher’s Name: Mr. Leo & Mr. Galati
Subject: Girls Varsity Soccer
Place: Attention all Girls interested in joining the Varsity Girls (outdoor) Soccer Team.
The first try-out will take place tomorrow (TUESDAY) in the Dante gym, after school.
Bring gym clothes and running shoes.

JUNIOR BOYS SOCCER

Date: MARCH 26/10
Teacher’s Name: MR. TURCO
Subject: JR. BOYS' SOCCER
Place:
The Jr. Boys’ soccer players are reminded that next week Wednesday March 31/10 is the indoor soccer tournament. You are asked to report to Dante at 7:30 a.m. on March 31/10 as the bus will arrive at school 7:45 a.m. Only those students that have handed in their permission form with payment and those students that will hand in the permission form with payment will be allowed to attend this tournament. If you still need to hand in the permission form with payment, you must do so by tomorrow to Mr. Turco in portable 6.

ITALY/FRANCE MARCH BREAK TRIP

DATE: March 26, 2010

TEACHER'S NAME: Ms. Alaimo and Mr. Flores

SUBJECT: Italy/ France March Break Trip


Ms. Alaimo and Mr. Flores are inviting all Dante students who are interested in attending 11 days to Italy and France during the March break.

There will be a parents information night on April 8th at 6:30 pm in the library.

If you require more information please see Ms. Alaimo or Mr. Flores in the guidance office.

COMMUNITY HOURS

DATE: March 26, 2010

Hello Dante,

Do you have to earn community hours? Do you have zero hours? If you are in grade 12 and have a spare you can earn community hours during school hours by volunteering in Mr. Finnison's Special Education class on your spare. You will be helping students with their functional literacy, math, and social skills. You make your own schedule and can complete your hours by the end of the year. If you are interested then pass by room 213 anytime and earn those hours. Spots are limited.

Thank you
Mr. Finnison

GIRLS INDOOR SOCCER TEAM

DATE: March 25, 2010

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE GIRLS INDOOR SOCCER TEAM, WHO WON THEIR DIVISION TODAY AT THE YORK UNIVERSITY GIRLS CLASSIC TOURNAMENT. HARD WORK BY ALL MEMBERS OF THE TEAM AND EXCEPTIONAL SOCCER SKILLS WERE DEMONSTRATED.

1ST GAME 7-1(HUMBERVIEW)
2ND GAME 5-0(SENATOR O'CONNOR)
3RD GAME 3-0(MARSHALL MCLUHAN)

THE GIRLS RETURN TO PLAY IN THE TOURNAMENT OF CHAMPIONS TOMORROW FRIDAY MARCH 26TH. THEY ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY MISSED WORK/ASSIGNMENTS/AND TESTS WHICH I HOPE WILL ALLOWED TO BE WRITTEN.

GOOD LUCK ON FRIDAY

Ms. Fearon and Ms. Maietta

JUNIOR BOYS VOLLEYBALL TEAM

DATE: March 25, 2010

Members of the Jr. Boys' Volleyball Team are reminded of their next practice which will take place on Monday, March 29th at 3:00pm in the Dante gym.
All team members are expected to attend as this will be the last practice before the first game of the season.

Thanks,
Mr. Petracco

VARSITY GIRLS OUTDOOR SOCCER TEAM

DATE: March 24, 2010

Teacher’s Name: Mr. Leo & Mr. Galati

Subject: Girls Varsity Soccer

Place: Attention all Girls interested in joining the Varsity Girls (outdoor) Soccer Team.
Sign up in Room 302 (Dante campus), after school, TODAY (Wed Mar24).

CO-OP INTERVIEWS

DATE: March 23, 2010

The Co-op Department would like to remind students and staff of the upcoming interviews for students applying for Co-op for next year.

Interviews will be held on Wednesday March 24th for Grade 11 students and on Thursday March 25th for Grade 10 students.

Lists have been posted in the cafeteria, outside the guidance office, in the 2nd floor stairwell and outside the Co-op office indicating student, date and time. Students are advised to check these lists to confirm their interview. Any students who do not see their name but have applied for Co-op should visit the Co-op office prior to these dates to receive an interview time.

Thanks
Ms. Hebor

GIRLS INDOOR SOCCER

DATE: March 23, 2010

MANDATORY GIRLS INDOOR SOCCER PRACTICE TUESDAY MARCH 23RD AND WEDNESDAY MARCH 24TH AT DANTE CAMPUS.

NEXT GIRLS INDOOR SOCCER TOURNAMENT THURSDAY MARCH 25TH AT DOWNSVIEW HANGAR.

MS. FEARON/MS. MAIETTA

Friday, March 12, 2010

SOCCER PRACTICE

DATE: March 12, 2010

Next soccer practice is Tuesday March 22, Wednesday March 23 and
tournament date March 25.

Thanks
Ms. Fearon and Ms. Maietta

DANTE'S SKI TRIP

DATE: March 12, 2010

AWESOME DAY had by all that went on Dante's Ski Trip.......Awesome weather .......Awesome Skiing .........Awesome Snowboarding............Just Awesome

Thanks Ms. Maietta, Mr. Petracco and Ms. Fearon

See you on the Slopes

CHAMINADE UNITED NATIONS ASSEMBLY

DATE: March 12, 2010

Students participating in the Chaminade United Nations Assembly are reminded to hand in their permission forms and registration fee to Ms. Stock's mailbox in the staffroom. Policy and resolution papers are due to the Chaminade UN website by March 22.

Thank you
Ms. Stock

JUNIOR BOYS' VOLLEYBALL TEAM

DATE: March 12, 2010

Thank you to all those students who tried out for the Dante Jr. Boys' Volleyball Team. The team list is now posted. The first team practice will take place after school on Tuesday March 23rd at 3:00 pm in the Dante Gym.

Thanks
Mr. Petracco

BELL DRIVER EDUCATION

DATE: March 12, 2010

Thinking of learning to drive? Remember you will only do it once! Representatives of Bell Driver Education will be visiting the school today during the lunch hour. Students who are interested and would like more information on the Ministry approved Driver Education courses are invited to pick up a registration package by the cafeteria.

Thank you
Bell Drivers

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

BADMINTON

DATE: March 10, 2010

A reminder to all Badminton Players to meet in front of the school after Period 3 for their
away game against Archbishop Romero.

Thank you
Mr. Quattrini

CO-OP DEPARTMENT INTERVIEWS

DATE: March 10, 2010

The Co-op Department will be holding interviews with students who have registered to take a Co-operative Education course next year on Wednesday March 24th and Thursday March 25th, AFTER THE MARCH BREAK.

Lists will be placed on the bulletin board in the cafeteria , outside the Guidance Office and outside the Co-op Office - Room 325.

Students are asked to check the lists to find out the date and time of their interview. Any changes must be made through the Co-op department.

Thank you
Ms. Hebor

Tuesday, March 9, 2010

JUNIOR BOYS' VOLLEYBALL TEAM

DATE: March 9, 2010

Any grade 9 or 10 boys interested in playing on the Dante Jr. Boys' Volleyball Team are invited to the first team tryout which will take place tomorrow after school at 3:00 pm in the Dante gym. All students who wish to try out for the team must be wearing proper athletic clothing - running shoes, t-shirt, and shorts. Students will not be allowed to try out wearing their Dante school uniform.

Thanks
Mr. Petracco

Monday, March 8, 2010

"GLOBAL WARMING"

DATE: March 8, 2010

MORE GOOD NEWS FOR THE WORLD OF DANTE ARTS
Mr. Labriola would like to congratulate himself for assembling and training the dynamic team of Jean Luc Moniz and Rebecca LaFortune who created the award winning video "GLOBAL WARMING" IT'S A THREAT YOU CAN'T IGNORE" at the Ontario Skills TV and Video Competition at Humber College over the weekend. They will advance to the regional finals on Saturday April 17.

Thank you
Mr. Labriola

CHAMINADE UNITED NATIONS ASSEMBLY

DATE: March 8, 2010

Students participating in the Chaminade United Nations Assembly are reminded of their meeting tomorrow (Tuesday) after school in Room 219.

Thanks
G. Stock

BADMINTON PRACTICE

DATE: March 8, 2010

There will be a mandatory Badminton Practice today after school in the Dante Gym. All players are reminded to bring a change of clothing, their permission forms and athletic fee. If students do not attend practice without notifying Mr. Quattrini, they will not play on Wednesday against Archbishop Romero.

Thanks
Mr. Quattrini

SKI TRIP

DATE: March 5, 2010

TEACHER'S NAME: Ann Fearon

SUBJECT: Ski Trip

MEETING DATE: Wednesday March 10, 2010

MEETING TIME: 7:15 am

REMINDER all going on the SKI TRIP the bus is leaving at 7:30 am DON'T BE LATE. Bring Hat, Gloves, Extra Clothes, Snow Pants, Lunch and Money for Locker. Any questions see Ms. Fearon.

GEORGIAN BAY MUSIC FEST

DATE: March 5, 2010

On Wednesday, March 3rd, the Dante Concert Band travelled to Collingwood to compete at the Georgian Bay MusicFest. This was our 3rd festival for the 2009/2010 season and the students did a great job in representing Dante. They played with a passionate and powerful sound - at times the accoustics proved challenging but the band was still good enough to impress the ajudicators. As a result of their energetic performance, the band won the silver award. Once again thanks to all of you who have supported the band program, and to all of you who have wished us well. Thanks again to Mr. Quaglietta for all the photos and supervision and as well to Mr. Piche for helping with supervision. Thanks to all the grade 9 and 10 students for all their hard work and dedication. Our next performances will be in April at Rock Night 5 and at the TCDSB Music Festival.

Thanks
Mr. Garofalo

GIRLS INDOOR SOCCER TEAM

DATE: March 5, 2010

Great Effort and Good Soccer by the Girls Indoor Soccer Team in their Tournament on Thursday. All the girls worked hard and kept it fun and exciting. Looking forward to next week's "running practice" and the York University Tournament March 25th.

Thanks
Ms. Fearon/Ms. Maietta

Friday, March 5, 2010

NO PARKING

DATE: March 5, 2010

This is a WARNING that there is NO PARKING next door at the Villa. They will start
to TOW cars that are parked illegally.

Thank you for your cooperation!

Ms. Convertini
Principal

Thursday, March 4, 2010

SPIRIT WEAR

DATE: March 4, 2010

This is a reminder that the Spirit wear that is allowed to be worn on Friday March 5 is
the Spirit Wear that was sold by Student Council. This consists of the white Dante Monarch's tee shirt, the red affliction monarch's tee shirt, the black affliction sweater or the red Dante sweater. If a student has purchased a hoodie and no spirit wear tee shirt than they must wear their uniform shirt underneath it. Spirit Wear that is allowed to be worn on Spirit days does not
consist of any Muskoka woods, SLR, or Leadership sweaters. All Spirit Wear must be worn with the school's uniform pants.

Thank you
Student Council

PANZEROTTI FOR LUNCH

DATE: March 4, 2010

The cafeteria will be selling Panzerotti on Wednesday March 10, 2010.

Thank you
Cafeteria Staff

BADMINTON PRACTICE

DATE: March 4, 2010

There will be a mandatory Badminton practice today after school in the Dante Gym. All players are reminded to bring a change of clothing, their permission forms and athletic fee. If students do not attend a practice on Thursday without notifying Mr. Quattrini, they will not play on Friday against Michael Power.

Thanks
Mr. Quattrini

Monday, March 1, 2010

SENIOR BOYS BASKETBALL

DATE: March 1, 2010

There will be a meeting for all members of the Senior Boys Basketball Team tomorrow
Tuesday after school in Portable 20.

Thanks
Mr. DiNicolantonio

GIRLS INDOOR SOCCER

DATE: March 1, 2010

All girls from grades 9-12 are reminded of the TRYOUT TONIGHT for girls INDOOR SOCCER at Dante gym. Reminder also the tournament dates are March 4th and March 25th.

Thanks
Ms. Fearon and Ms. Maietta

BADMINTON PRACTICE

DATE: March 1, 2010

There will be a mandatory Badminton practice tomorrow and Thursday after school in the Dante Gym. Mr. Quattrini would like to thank all students who came for tryouts last week. All players have now been selected for the 2010 team. All players are reminded to bring a change of clothing, their permission forms and athletic fee. If students do not attend practice on Tuesday or Thursday without notifying Mr. Quattrini, they will not play on Friday against Michael Power.

Thank you
Mr. J. Quattrini