Monday, September 27, 2010

FREE BBQ

DATE: September 27, 2010

FROM: Officer Tony

EVENT: Toronto Police BBQ

LOCATION: Earlscourt Park at the Earlscourt Community Center.(behind JJP's)

TIME: 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm - Tuesday Sept 28, 2010

FREE BBQ

Come and enjoy free food & receive graduation hours.

See Officer Tony for further information.

JUNIOR GIRLS BASKETBALL PRACTICE

DATE: September 27, 2010

There will be a Junior Girls Basketball practice today at Beatrice Campus. The shuttle bus will be leaving after school. All team forms and payment are due to either Mr. Finnison or Ms. Pescador before Tuesdays game. No Exceptions.

Thank you
Mr. Finnison and Ms. Pescador

FIELD HOCKEY

DATE: September 27, 2010

Reminder to all Field Hockey Team Members of this Week's Schedule

Sept 27th - Practice

Sept 30th - Game at Havergaal Dismissal at 2:00 pm

Friday Oct 1st -Iceland Tournament - leaving Dante at 7:00 am at Dante - yes 1st game is at 8:00 am

Sat Oct 2nd - be at Dante for 8:30 am

Still missing Athletic Fee from some Team Members

Thanks
Ms. Fearon

NIGHT SCHOOL REGISTRATION FORMS

DATE: September 27, 2010

Just a reminder!!!!!!!!!

Night School starts tonight. Be sure to pick up your Registration Forms. Today is also the last day to register for Night School.

Thanks
Guidance

JUNIOR BOYS' SOCCER

DATE: September 27, 2010

The students who have picked up the permission form for the Jr. Boys' soccer tournament next week Wed must return the form with payment to Mr. Matiitchik today. Both forms with payment are due today. Make sure you return both permission forms to Mr. Matiitchik with payment. If the permission forms are not returned, you will not participate in the soccer games this week.

Thanks
Mr. Matiitchik

MUSKOKA WOODS NORTH & CSUNA

DATE: September 27, 2010

1. Muskoka Woods NORTH student leaders are reminded of their meeting today after school in the library.

2. CSUNA which stands for Catholic Schools United Nations Assembly is happening again this year in November and the registration deadline is next week. If you are interested in participating at CSUNA, a mock United Nations Assembly please come to a very important meeting after school on Tuesday September 28, 2010 in Room 219.

Thanks
Ms. Stock

Thursday, September 23, 2010

GIRLS FIELD HOCKEY

DATE: September 22, 2010

All members of the Girls Field Hockey Team are reminded to hand in Permission Forms and Athletic Fee and confirm with Ms. Fearon today Wednesday that you are playing in the Tournament on Thursday.

See Ms. Fearon at Dante today if you have not handed in permission forms.

Bus leaves at 8:00 am, 1st game is at 9:00 am, we will return at 3:30 pm to Dante.

Ms. Fearon

Wednesday, September 22, 2010

ANNUAL WELCOME BACK BBQ

DATE: September 22, 2010

Join Student Council on Friday October the 1st for the Annual Welcome Back BBQ. Buy before BBQ Day tickets are $4.00, for a BBQ Gourmet Combo that includes a Jumbo Burger or Hot Dog , a drink and a bag of Chips. Buy on BBQ day tickets are $5.00, so don't wait until last minute to buy!!!!! Tickets will be sold during all lunches in the Cafeteria.

Thanks
Student Council

JUNIOR GIRLS BASKETBALL

DATE: September 22, 2010

There will be a Junior Girls Basketball Practice on Wednesday and Friday after school at Main Campus. Practice begins at 2:45 sharp.

Thank you
Mr. Finnison and Ms. Pescador

MARCH BREAK TRIP 2011

DATE: September 22, 2010

Ms. Alaimo and Mr. Flores are inviting all students who are interested and have not yet registered to attend 11 glorious days to France and Italy during the March Break in 2011. The cities we will be visiting are: Florence, Venice, Nice, Monaco and Paris.

Please see Mr. Flores in the Guidance Office for more information.

Thanks
Mr. Flores

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

ONTARIO UNIVERSITIES FAIR (OUF)

DATE: September 21, 2010

Graduating from Dante this year?
Are you considering university?

Be sure to attend the Ontario Universities' Fair (OUF), September 24 - 26, 2010, at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre (South Building). www.ouf.ca

N.B. Graduating students wishing to attend this Friday, Sept. 24th, must submit a signed permission form by the end of the day on Thursday, Sept. 23rd.

Please see Guidance for details.

Thanks
Ms. Mavrogiannis

CHAPLAINCY

DATE: September 21, 2010

1. The UFC campus ministry meeting has been re-scheduled for this week. Please meet us on Wed 2:40 pm in the Chapel.

2. The Music Ministry students: Short Rehearsal re: Upcoming Masses. Please meet TODAY after school in the Chapel.

Thanks
Mr. Quaglia - Chaplaincy

Monday, September 20, 2010

TENNIS PRACTICE

DATE: September 20, 2010

Teacher’s Name: Mr. Quattrini

Subject: Tennis Practice

Event: Tennis

Meeting Date: Monday Sept 20

Meeting Time: 2:45

Place: Columbus Center Tennis Courts

There will be a mandatory tennis practice for all players on Dante`s Tennis team today as well as Wednesday and Thursday after school at the Columbus Center tennis courts. All players are reminded to bring in a change of clothing, a tennis racquet and only non-marking tennis shoes are permitted on the courts. Please see Mr. Quattrini in Portable 10 if you are unable to the attend practice. Players are also reminded to please bring in their permission forms and their $10 athletic fee.

MUSKOKA WOODS NORTH

DATE: September 20, 2010

Muskoka Woods NORTH student leaders are reminded of their meeting today
after school in the auditorium.

Thanks
Ms. Stock

ONTARIO YOUTH APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM

DATE: September 20, 2010

ATTENTION GRADE 11 AND 12 STUDENTS!

Have you been thinking about your future? Trying to decide on a career? Have you considered becoming a chef? or an electrician or a carpenter? Maybe and Early Childhood Educator or a Child and Youth Worker?

If you have, then you need to think APPRENTICESHIP!!

On Monday September 27th a representative from the Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program will be visiting Dante to talk about this career path and discuss accelerated apprenticeship opportunities. If you are interested in attending this presentation, you MUST SIGN UP in the Guidance office by this Friday. Space is limited and only students who have pre-registered will be admitted.

Thanks
Ms. Hebor
Co-Op Department

JUNIOR BOYS' SOCCER

DATE: September 20, 2010

The grade 10 students must check the list on Wednesday morning to see if you are participating for the exhibition game that will be played Wed. Sept. 22 at Dante's soccer field. If your name is on this list, then you must report to Dante's soccer field to change. The game will begin at 3:15 so you must change by 3:00.

Thanks
Mr. Turco

GIRLS FIELD HOCKEY

DATE: September 20, 2010

Reminder to Field Hockey Team of Practice

Monday Sept 20th
Tuesday Sept 21st

Tournament all day Thursday Sept 23rd at Sunnybrook Park.

See Ms. Fearon for permission forms

Ann

ME-TO-WE

DATE: September 20, 2010

This announcement is for Me-To-We. Students involved in Me-to-We and those students who are interested in We Day, please come to a meeting today, at 2:45 in Portable One.
That is Me-To-We meeting, Today after school in Portable One.

Thanks
Ms. Saunders

SENIOR BOYS' VOLLEYBALL TEAM

DATE: September 20, 2010

The Dante Sr. Boys' Volleyball Team list is now posted outside the gym doors.
Reminder to the members of the Sr. Boys' Volleyball Team of their first team practice which will take place after school on Tuesday, September 21st. All team members are expected to be in attendance.

Thanks,

Brian M. Petracco
Dante Alighieri Academy
brian.petracco@tcdsb.org

Friday, September 17, 2010

MUSIC MEETING

DATE: September 17, 2010

There will be a brief music meeting after school in Room 109 for all music students interested in joining the following bands

Intermediate Concert Band
The Junior Concert Band
The Dante Show Band

Today will be the only sign up day. Upcoming band performances, music festivals and trips will all be discussed. All interested students would show up today as there will be no rescheduling of this meeting.

Thanks
Mr. Garofalo

GIRLS BASKETBALL

DATE: September 17, 2010

Junior and Senior girls are reminded of their practice today after school. Practices continue next week Monday, Wednesday & Friday after school in the gym.

Thanks
Mr. DiNicolantonio

Thursday, September 16, 2010

JUNIOR BOYS BASKETBALL

DATE: September 16, 2010

There will be a Junior Boys Basketball meeting this Friday at
Beatrice Campus @ 3 pm.

See Mr. Blackburn in the common room.

Thanks

Mr. Blackburn

JUNIOR & SENIOR BASKETBALL PRACTICE

DATE: September 16, 2010

There will be a Junior & Senior Basketball practice after school on Friday for all basketball members.

Mr. Finnison

ME-TO-WE

DATE: September 16, 2010

Attention all members of Me-To-We

Calling all students involved in Me-To-We. If you were part of Me-To-We last year, or you are interested in joining the Me-To-We movement, come to a meeting after school on Monday, September 20th, in Portable One. The meeting will include registration for Me-day.

That is Me-To-We and Me-day registration, Monday September 20th, after school in Portable One.

Thanks
Ms. Saunders

TENNIS TRYOUTS

DATE: September 16, 2010

Due to the weather condition Tennis Tryouts for today have been cancelled.

Thanks
Mr. Quattrini

Wednesday, September 15, 2010

CROSS COUNTRY

DATE: September 15, 2010

" Cross country practice will continue every Mon, Wed, and Friday of this week and every week until the TDCAA Meet. Practices are Mandatory if you would like to participate in the meet. Please meet Mrs. Dunn and Mrs. Maietta in front of the Main Campus Gym dressed and ready to run at 3:00 pm".

Thanks
Mrs. Dunn & Mrs. Maietta

GIRLS FIELD HOCKEY

DATE: September 15, 2010

Attention, all girls interested in Field Hockey this year at Dante. Today
(Wednesday Sept 15th) their is no practice, and no meeting. Their will be a mandatory meeting followed by a practice on Thursday Sept 16th at Dante. Meet in the
changeroom. There will be no exhibition game this Friday.

See Ms. Fearon if you would like information or would like to join this team.

Thanks
Ms. Fearon

MUSKOKA WOODS NORTH

DATE: September 15, 2010

Muskoka Woods NORTH student leaders are reminded of their meeting today after school in the auditorium.

Thanks
Ms. Stock

Tuesday, September 14, 2010

GIRLS FIELD HOCKEY

DATE: September 14, 2010

Field hockey all girls in Grades 9-12 interested in playing Field Hockey this year are to meet at Dante Gym today (Tuesday) for short practice and team information.

Reminder of Exhibition Game this Friday Sept 17th.

Thanks
Ms. Fearon

RING DAY

DATE: September 14, 2010

Jostens will be in the School on September 13th through the 16th, Monday - Thursday, to take Class Ring Orders during Lunch!

All you will need is a $60.00 Deposit to place your order!

Prices start $99.00!

Brochures & Prices are in the Main Office!

Grade 11 students should also consider buying your Ring Now and have it to wear longer during your High School years!

Take a few minutes & have some fun by going to www.jostens.ca & Design your own ring. Print it out and bring it to the Ring table!!!!

If you have any questions, please give us call at 289-521-3335 or chris.cox@jotens.com

Regards & Thanks
Bob Doherty & Chris Cox

TENNIS TRYOUTS

DATE: September 14, 2010

TEACHER'S NAME: Mr. Quattrini

SUBJECT: Tennis Tryouts

EVENT: Tennis

MEETING TIME: 2:45 pm

PLACE: Columbus Center Tennis Courts

There will be tennis tryouts for anyone interested in joining Dante's Tennis Team this Wednesday, Thursday and Friday after school at the Columbus Center tennis courts. All players are reminded to bring in a change of clothing, a tennis racquet and only non-marking tennis shoes are permitted on the courts. Please see Mr. Quattrini in Portable 10 if you have any further questions.

SENIOR BOYS' VOLLEYBALL

DATE: September 14, 2010

Any senior boys interested in playing on the Dante Senior Boys' Volleyball Team are invited to the first team try-out which will take place after school on Wednesday September 15 at 2:45 pm in the Dante gym. All students who wish to try out must be wearing proper athletic clothing - running shoes, t-shirt and shorts.

Thanks
Mr. Petracco

Monday, September 13, 2010

CROSS COUNTRY MEETING

DATE: September 13, 2010

Just a reminder that there is a Cross Country meeting today after school. Please meet
Ms. Maietta and Miss Dunn outside the main gym at the main campus at 3:00 pm today. Be prepared to run.

Thanks
Miss. Dunn

GIRLS FIELD HOCKEY

DATE: September 13, 2010

Girls Field Hockey practice and sign up tonight Monday September 13th at 2:45 pm at Dante. Meet in the girls change room.

Thanks
Ms. Fearon

MUSKOKA WOODS NORTH

DATE: September 13, 2010

Muskoka Woods NORTH student leaders are reminded of their first meeting today
after school in the auditorium.

Thanks
Ms. Stock

Friday, September 10, 2010

GIRLS BASKETBALL

DATE: September 10, 2010

Girls Basketball tryouts begin today after school and continue Monday, Tuesday &
Friday next week. Both Junior & Senior Girls are to attend!

Thanks
Mr. DiNicolantonio

FIELD HOCKEY

DATE: September 10, 2010

ATTENTION ALL GIRLS AT DANTE...................

Field Hockey sign up is today Friday Sept 10th between 2:30 pm and 2:45 pm in the Dante Gym. All girls from grade 9-12 are invited to attend. Beatrice Campus see Ms. Malfitano in the Main Office for information.

First practice is Monday at Dante please meet in the Dante change room.

See Ms. Fearon if you need more information.

See you soon!
Ms. Fearon

JUNIOR BOYS' SOCCER

DATE: September 10, 2010

The grade 10 students who have signed up for the Jr. Boys' soccer team must report after school to Dante's soccer field on Wed Sept. 15 and Thursday Sept. 16. Make sure you check the list to see which day you will scrimmage.

Thanks
Mr. Turco

Thursday, September 9, 2010

CROSS COUNTRY MEETS

DATE: September 9, 2010

Do you like to run??????? ...... Have you been keeping fit over the summer???????

Cross Country Meets will take place at the end of September as such anyone interested in being on Dante's Cross Country Team should meet Mrs. Maietta & Mrs. Dunn on Monday
September 13th at 3:00 in front of the Gym door at Main Campus.
"Come prepared to run. Practices will be Monday, Wednesday and Fridays because it is a short season."

Thanks
Mrs. Maietta & Mrs. Dunn

GIRLS BASKETBALL

DATE: September 9, 2010

All girls interested in trying out for Girls Basketball are to sign up today after school. The first try-out is tomorrow after school, please bring your gym clothes.

Thanks
Mr. DiNicolantonio

GIRLS FIELD HOCKEY

DATE: September 9, 2010

Girls Field Hockey information meeting is Friday Sept 10th at 2:45 pm in the
main campus gym. All Girls from Grades 9-12 are invited to attend. If you like soccer, if you like hockey you will love field hockey. See Ms. Fearon for more information at the Main Campus. Ask Ms. Pescador at the Beatrice Campus if you require some information.

See you Soon!
Ms. Fearon

JR. BOYS' SOCCER

DATE: September 9, 2010

Any grade 10 student wishing to try out for the Dante Jr. Boys' soccer team must sign up today after school in Room 306. Make sure you drop by room 306 today after school to sign up. The first day for the grade 10 try out is the following week Wed Sept 15 at Dante's main campus soccer field.

Thanks
Mr. Turco

MUSKOKA WOODS

DATE: September 9, 2010

There will be a Muskoka Woods Core meeting this Friday September 10, after school
in the Library.

Thank you
G. Stock

III SKILLZ TRY OUTS

DATE: September 9, 2010

Ill Skillz, Dante's official hip hop dance crew, is looking to recruit some new members. If you have an interest in dance, come out to Dante's main campus this Tuesday, September the 14th. Auditions will take place in the auditorium from 3pm-5pm. All grades are welcome. Please come prepared with a free style or choreographed piece to audition with as well as school appropriate music. Be prepared to also try Ill Skillz choreography at the audition.

Thanks!

Jess De Angelis

Wednesday, September 8, 2010

JUNIOR BOYS' SOCCER

DATE: September 8, 2010

TEACHER'S NAME: Mr. Turco

Any Grade 10 student wishing to try out for the Dante Jr. Boys' Soccer team must sign
up tomorrow after school in Room 306. Make sure you drop by Room 306 tomorrow after school to sign up. The first day for the grade 10 try out is the following week Wed Sept. 15 at Dante's main campus soccer field.

GIRLS BASKETBALL

DATE: September 8, 2010

All girls interested in trying out for Junior & Senior Basketball are to meet in the gym after school today!!!!!!!!

Thanks
Mr. DiNicolantonio

LOCKERS

DATE: September 8, 2010

TEACHER'S NAME: Mr. Galati

SUBJECT: Lockers

Lockers will be distributed Thursday (tomorrow) and Friday, during period 1. All lockers will remain closed until you show a valid school-approved lock. You may purchase a lock from the Main Office for $8.00.

It is very important that you place your lock on your locker this week. Next week all lockers may remain closed to you. So do yourself a big favour and come to school with a Dante lock so that you can get your locker during period 1 for this week only.

Students who have a period 1 spare, should go to the library to obtain the locker number.

Tuesday, September 7, 2010

PICTURE DAY

DATE: September 7, 2010

REMINDER!
PICTURE DAY IS COMING
Monday September 13, 2010.
For additional information contact:
Lifetouch Canada Inc. - 1-866-516-8429

CAREER STUDIES PORTFOLIO

DATE: September 7, 2010

Those Grade 11 students who did not pick up their Career Studies Portfolio from Mrs. Howarth at the end of last year are asked to pick it up in the library. Portfolios that are NOT picked up by the end of the week will be thrown out.

Christine Borowski
Teacher-Librarian