Friday, September 28, 2012

JUNIOR GIRLS BASKETBALL

The Junior Girls Basketball Team will have their practice at Beatrice again today. Please catch the 2:45 pm shuttle bus.

Thanks
Mr. Griffith


GIRLS FLAG FOOTBALL

Congratulations to the Girls Flag Football Team.
Three Cheers for Dante. 
We had a great day. Not only did we score many touch downs and converts, we were quick on our feet and stopped any advances from the other teams. We won one, lost one, and tied one at the end.

Thanks for a great day.
Ms. Pescador/Ms. Fearon

JUNIOR BOYS' SOCCER

The final team roster is displayed today near the gym doors. If your name appears on this list, you are asked to see Mr. Turco in Portable 6 on Monday Oct. 1/12 after school. The team jersey will be handed out so it is very important to report to Portable 6 after school on Monday Oct. 1/12. Jordan Pereira and Michael Marinho must hand in their athletic fee to Mr. Turco on Monday Oct. 1/12 after school in Portable 6.

Thanks
Mr. Turco

Thursday, September 27, 2012

JUNIOR GIRLS BASKETBALL TEAM

You will be practising at Beatrice Campus today, please catch the shuttle bus at 2:45.

Thank you
Mr. Griffith

TENNIS PRACTICE

There is a tennis practice today after school at the Colombus Center Tennis Courts. Players are reminded to have a change of clothing, a tennis racket and non-marking running shoes to be allowed on the court. Players are to hand-in their athletic fee and permission form by the end of this week in order to play in next-week's tournament. Please see Mr. Quattrini in Portable 10 for any further information.

John Quattrini
Mathematics/Visual Arts Teacher

JUNIOR BOYS' SOCCER

Yesterday, the Jr. Boys' Soccer participated in their second tournament at St. Jean de Brebeuf. Winning the first tournament at Oshawa, the coaches felt that the team would win their second tournament . It was not the case. Dante went as far at the semi-finals and lost against St. Theresa Lisieux 1-0. The coaches would like to thank all the students for their competitive play and sportsmanship. The final team roster will be displayed on Friday September 28/12. If your name appears on this list, you are asked to see Mr. Turco in Portable 6 on Monday Oct. 1/12 after school. The team jersey will be handed out so it is very important to report to Portable 6 after school on Monday Oct. 1/12. The coaches would like to thank all the students who came out for the tryouts.

Thanks
Mr. Turco

GIRLS FIELD HOCKEY


Congratulations to the Girls Field Hockey team who WON  last night against St. Basil's

Score 3-2, goals scored by Gherlyn Piodena, Cassandra Careri and Paula Torres

 A few reminders for tournament on Friday:

1.  Bus is leaving Dante at 7:45am
2.  Bring Uniform, Mouthguard, Shinguard
3.  Bring extra- socks and warm clothes
4.  Bring Lunch/water
5.  Remind your teachers so you can get your homework

See you on Friday
Ms. Fearon/Mr. Gallo

Wednesday, September 26, 2012

CSUNA



Do you like to debate and discuss important issues that concern our world community? 

This year, St. Joseph Morrow Park is hosting its 18th annual Model United Nations Assembly called CSUNA

What is CSUNA?  CSUNA is a simulation of the United Nations that catapults students into the world of diplomacy and negotiation.  The student “delegates” draft resolutions, plot strategies, negotiate with supporters and adversaries, resolve conflicts and navigate the UN’s rules of procedure/

If you are interested, please attend a very important meeting on Tuesday October 2, 2012 in room 202 right after school.

Thanks
Ms. Stock

TENNIS PRACTICE


There is a tennis practice today after school at the Colombus Center Tennis Courts.  Players are reminded to have a change of clothing, a tennis racket and non-marking running shoes to be allowed on the court. Players are to hand-in their athletic fee and permission form by the end of this week in order to play in next-week`s tournament.  Please see Mr. Quattrini in Portable 10 for any further information.

Thanks
John Quattrini

APPRENTICESHIP PRESENTATION

ATTENTION GRADE 11 AND 12 STUDENTS

Are you considering a career as a chef, hairdresser, plumber, electrician or auto mechanic? Then you definitely want to be at the Apprenticeship presentation on Tuesday October the 2nd. Sign-Up sheets are in the Guidance Office.

Remember .... It's Your Future, Its Your Choice!

Thanks
Mr. Griffith

ONTARIO UNIVERSITIES FAIR

This year's Ontario Universities Fair is taking place at:

METRO TORONTO CONVENTION CENTRE

Friday September 28: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday  September 29: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday September 30: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Thanks
Student Services


Tuesday, September 25, 2012

ME-TO-WE MEETING

ALL ME-TO-WE STUDENTS:

Please attend a very important meeting today immediately after school in Room 214 (main campus).

Thanks
Ms. Bafundi
Religion Department Head

Monday, September 24, 2012

TENNIS PRACTICE


There is a tennis practice today after school at the Colombus Center Tennis Courts.  Players are reminded to have a change of clothing, a tennis racket and non-marking running shoes to be allowed on the court. Please see Mr. Quattrini in Portable 10 for any further information.

John Quattrini
Mathematics/ Visual Arts Teacher

CROSS COUNTRY TEAM

Dante's Cross country team went to their first meet on Friday and we are very proud of Adam Jaffer who completed the 6 kilometre run through a forest and up a mountain to beat several competitors. For those that are interested in representing our school at the next cross country meet...... Practices are held at 7:15 every Monday, Wednesday and Friday Morning.

Thank you
Mr. Griffith

LIBRARY MINI-WORKSHOP

The first Library Mini-Workshop will be offered this week......Wednesday, September 26th after school from 3 pm - 4 pm in our Dante Library.  It will feature Organizational Skills and how to improve your grades.

Hope to see you there.

Remember: Get organized, stay organized, and you will never by disorganized.

Thanks
Mrs. DiBiase-Petrungaro
Librarian

JUNIOR GIRLS BASKETBALL TEAM

The Junior Girls basketball team has a practice today at the main campus beginning at 3 pm sharp. See you all then.

Coach Blake

SHAKESPEARE'S PLAY "MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING"

Hello Dante

It is that time of the year again, time to experience Shakespeare's play "Much Ado About Nothing" at the Stratford Festival on Thursday October 18th.  Tickets are $35.00.

Please see Ms. De Francesca in room 304 to confirm your spot.

Thanks
Ms. De Francesca

JOSTENS RING DAY

Remember it's RING DAY TODAY! Be sure to drop by the Ring Table to check out the new rings! Jostens will be here only until Wednesday so if you haven't already designed your ring on line now is your chance. Design as many as you want until you find the one for you. Print out your order and remember to bring it with your$60.00 deposit on ring day. Rings start at just $99. Jostens will be set up outside the CAFE in front of the Display Case during lunches.

Thanks
Paul Robinson
Jostens

JUNIOR GIRLS BASKETBALL

The Junior Girls basketball practice will be held here at the Main Campus after school today.

Thanks
Mr.Griffith

SCHOOL ACTION TEAM

Meeting Date: Tuesday September 25, 2012

Meeting Time: 2:45 pm

Place: Library

Our School Action Team makes Dante SAFE. Come join us. New members are welcome.

Thanks
Mr. Stesco
Vice-Principal

Friday, September 21, 2012

JUNIOR BOYS' SOCCER


Those students who picked up permission forms from Mr. Turco on Tuesday are reminded to return them to Mr. Turco today, after the morning announcements, with payment.  Make sure you complete both permission forms and make sure you bring the exact payment to Mr. Turco in portable 6

Thanks
Mr. Turco 

TENNIS TRY OUTS

Tennis tryouts continue today after school at the Colombus Center Tennis Courts. Players are reminded to have a change of clothing, a tennis racket and non-marking running shoes to be allowed on the court. Please see Mr. Quattrini in Portable 10 for any further information.

Thanks
Mr. Quattrini

FIELD HOCKEY TEAM

All Girls on the Field Hockey Team are reminded to see Ms. Fearon today, Friday Sept 21st to pick up their season permission forms/packages. Reminder first game is Monday Sept 24th.

Thanks
Ms. Fearon and
Mr. Gallo

Thursday, September 20, 2012

TENNIS TRY OUTS


Tennis tryouts continue today after school at the Columbus center tennis courts.  Players are reminded to bring in a change of clothing, a tennis racket, and only non-marking tennis shoes are allowed on the courts.  For any further information, please see Mr. Quattrini in portable 10.

John Quattrini
Mathematics/ Visual Arts Teacher

JUNIOR BOYS SOCCER


Those students who picked up permission forms from Mr. Turco on Tuesday are reminded to return them to Mr. Turco by tomorrow with payment.  Make sure you complete both permission forms and make sure you bring the exact payment to Mr. Turco in portable 6. 

Thanks
Mr. Turco 

GIRLS FIELD HOCKEY


Congratulations to the Girls Field Hockey Team, on their Win in their exhibiton game against St. Joe's College School.  Goal Scorers Kathleen Da Silva and Cassandra Careri.  Looking forward to our season which starts on Monday.

Ms. Fearon/Mr. Gallo

BREAKFAST CLUB MEETING

A brief Breakfast Club meeting will be held after school in Portable 12.

Thanks
Mr. Aldea

Wednesday, September 19, 2012

JUNIOR GIRLS BASKETBALL TEAM

The Junior Girls Basketball team will have their practice at the Beatrice Campus after school today. Please be waiting outside for the shuttle bus.

Thanks
Mr. Griffith


GIRLS FIELD HOCKEY TEAM


Reminder to the members of the Girls Field Hockey Team of their Dismissal today Wednesday Sept 19th at 1;45pm for their game against St. Joe's College School.  Please meet in the Dante Gym for uniforms etc.  If you need a permission form see Ms. Fearon in the Gym during period 1 or period 2.

Thanks,
Ms. Fearon/Mr. Gallo

ANNUAL WELCOME BACK BBQ

Student Council will be hosting our annual Welcome Back BBQ! So don't pack a lunch on September 27 and buy a $5.00 combo! This combo includes a freshly made burger, bag of chips, and a drink! Cafeteria Service will be limited that day, so buy a ticket to our annual event, to come together as a Dante family.

Thanks
Student Council

WORD ON THE STREET FESTIVAL

FROM THE DANTE LIBRARY..............

This year's Word on The Street, Canada's largest book and magazine festival,  will take place this upcoming Sunday, September 23, 2012 from 11:00 am - 6:00 pm at Queen's Park. It is a great event for everyone to get out to enjoy, and best of all, The Word On The Street and all of its events are FREE!

Hope to see you there.

Ms. DiBiase-Petrungaro
Librarian



PHOTO RETAKE DAY

A reminder that Life touch Photo Retake Day is October 9th.

Thanks
Ms. Cocuzzoli
Vice-Principal


Tuesday, September 18, 2012

JOSTENS RING DAY

ATTENTION ALL GRADE 12'S

Here's your chance to order your CLASS ring to wear and enjoy throughout your Graduating year. Jostens will be here next Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, September 24, 25 and 26, DURING LUNCHES, outside the CAFE in front of the Display Case. With 14 new rings this year, check out the Jostens Ring Designer ON-LINE and design your own ring! Design as many as you want until you find the one for you. Print out your order and remember to bring it with your $60.00 deposit on ring day. Rings start at just $99.

Thanks
Jostens


ME-TO-WE


Me-To-We@Dante will have an important meeting today, after school in Portable 14 at the main campus.

All returning members and new members are asked to attend.

That is Me-To-We@Dante today, after school, in Portable 14 at the main campus.

Thanks
Ms. Saunders

JUNIOR BOYS' SOCCER EXHIBITION LIST


Those students on the Jr. Boys’ Soccer Exhibition list that is posted near the gym doors must report to portable 6 to see Mr. Turco. The exhibition game has been cancelled due to the weather. Mr. Turco would like to see the students on the list today after school in portable 6. Mr. Turco will hand out a permission form for the soccer tournament that will be played next week.

Thanks
Mr. Turco

JUNIOR GIRLS BASKETBALL TEAM


The junior girls basketball team has practice today at Beatrice gym at 3pm.  For today only, it is not at main campus.

See you girls there.

 Thanks
Ms. Blake

GRADE 9 CURRICULUM NIGHT

ATTENTION GRADE 9 STUDENTS

Curriculum Night is September 20 at Beatrice  Campus at 7 p.m

Thanks
Ms. Figliomeni
Vice-Principal 

Monday, September 17, 2012

DANTE SENIOR BOYS' VOLLEYBALL TEAM


Any senior boys interested in playing on the Dante Sr. Boys' Volleyball Team are invited to attend the second and final team try-out which will take place after school on Tuesday, September 18 at 3:00pm in the Dante gym.  Students must be wearing proper athletic clothing to try out for the team.

Thanks
Mr. Petracco

JUNIOR BASKETBALL TEAM



All Grade 9 and 10 girls who tried out last week for the junior basketball team, can check the list to see if they made the team.  The list is posted next to the gym at both the Beatrice and Main Campus.  Our first practice is today at 3pm at the main campus gym.  Thank you to all the girls who tried out for the team.

Thank you
Ms. Blake

GIRLS FIELD HOCKEY



REMINDER OF FIELD HOCKEY PRACTICE TODAY MONDAY SEPT 17 AT DANTE CAMPUS AND WEDNESDAY SEPT 19TH AT DANTE CAMPUS

THANKS
MS. FEARON
MR.GALLO

Friday, September 14, 2012

EARN A HIGH SCHOOL CREDIT


Do you want to make a difference in the lives of some of the poorest people in the world? 

This Christmas season, wouldn’t it be wonderful if you can give a gift by building new houses to those who are homeless in the Phillipines and earn a high school credit

Well, this is your chance to make the difference and be the change you want to see in the world.

Two information sessions will be held at the CEC - 80 Sheppard Ave. East 7 pm on September 19th and 21st.

Check out the poster located on the Leadership Information Board just outside the Gym.

Thanks
Ms. Stock

JUNIOR BOYS' SOCCER TEAM


The Jr. Boys’ soccer team travelled to Oshawa for the 2nd Annual McLaughlin Collegiate Tournament. The team played a disciplined style of soccer yesterday fighting their way to the gold medal round against an undefeated Donald A Wilson team. The boys showed excellent composure and skill beating the Oshawa champs 5-0. The team earned a gift certificate for a pizza party. The coaches would like to thank the team for an excellent tournament. Please remember to check the new list near the gym doors. If your name appears on this list, then you are reminded of the game at Dante next week 
Sept. 18.

Thanks
Mr. Turco

TENNIS TRYOUTS


If any student is interested in trying out for the Dante Tennis Team, there will be a meeting today after school in Portable 10.  Tryouts will begin on Monday after school at the Columbus Center Tennis Courts.  All players are reminded to bring their tennis racket, a change of clothing and only non-marking tennis shoes will be allowed on the court.  If there are any questions, please see Mr. Quattrini in Portable 10.

Thanks
Mr. Quattrini

FIELD HOCKEY TEAM

ALL GIRLS COME SEE WHAT ALL THE EXCITEMENT IS

DON'T MISS OUT ON THIS YEAR'S FIELD HOCKEY TEAM

PRACTICES NEXT WEEK ARE MONDAY/WEDNESDAY AT DANTE

MEET AT THE DANTE GYM

SEE MS. FEARON AT DANTE OR MR. GALLO AT BEATRICE CAMPUS.

THANKS
MS. FEARON

CROSS COUNTRY TEAM

We had yet another great run by Dante's Cross Country today. If you are interested in joining the cross country team, we are still looking for 3 more runners to complete the team. Our next practice will be Monday morning at 7:15 at the main campus.

Thanks
Mr. Griffith

SENIOR BOYS' VOLLEYBALL TEAM

Any senior boys interested in playing on the Dante Sr. Boys' Volleyball Team are invited to attend the first team try-out which will take place today after school at 3:00 pm in the Dante gym. Students must be wearing proper athletic clothing to try out for the team.

Thanks
Mr. Petracco

Thursday, September 13, 2012

SENIOR BOYS VOLLEYBALL


Any senior boys interested in playing on the Dante Sr. Boys' Volleyball Team are invited to attend the first team try-out which will take place after school on Friday, September 14 at 3:00pm in the Dante gym.  Students must be wearing proper athletic clothing to try out for the team.

Thanks
Mr. Petracco

Wednesday, September 12, 2012

JUNIOR BOYS' SOCCER


The Jr. Boys’ soccer list for tomorrow’s tournament is posted near the gym doors.  If your name appears on this list, you must pick up a permission form from Mr. Turco in portable 6 today after school. This permission form with payment must be returned on Thursday Sept. 13 or you will not participate.  You are asked to report to Dante by 7:30 am to the board the school bus for tomorrow’s tournament. Make sure you bring this permission form with payment tomorrow morning.

Thanks
Mr. Turco

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

THE BREAKFAST CLUB

Students interested in volunteering 3 times a week helping out with the breakfast club please meet
in Portable 12 for a short meeting after school.

Thank you
Mr. Aldea

FIRST TRYOUT FOR JUNIOR BOYS SOCCER


          The first tryout session will take place today Sept. 11, on Dante’s soccer field. Quickly change in the washroom and bring all you belongings to the soccer field.  A list is placed outside the gym doors and if your name is on this list, then you must change for the tryout and report on the soccer field today. Make sure you are on the field by 2:45 to participate. The permission form to participate must be signed by your parent/guardian. Make sure you bring this permission form with you on the field. The coach’s will collect the permission form before the scrimmage begins. 

Thanks
Mr. Turco

GIRLS FIELD HOCKEY


GIRLS FIELD HOCKEY AT DANTE ALIGHIERI

COME TO DANTE MAIN CAMPUS

TUESDAY SEPT 11TH, THURSDAY SEPT 13TH TO SEE

WHAT ALL THE EXCITEMENT IS ABOUT

Thanks
Ms. Fearon

Monday, September 10, 2012

JUNIOR BOYS' SOCCER TEAM


Any grade 10 boys who wish to try out for the Jr. Boys’ soccer team must report to portable 6 after school today Sept. 10 to sign up. Make sure you bring a pen or pencil. The first tryout session will take place on Sept. 11, Tuesday. You must bring your soccer shoes and change of clothes to try out. A list will be placed outside the gym doors on Sept. 11 in the morning. If your name is on this list, then your tryout session will take place on Sept. 11. The try out will be at Dante on the soccer field. You must report to Dante’s soccer field on Sept. 11 Tuesday by 2:45. Make sure you change on the field and make sure you have your belongings with you as you will be leaving from Dante by 4:00. 

Thanks
Mr. Turco

MUSKOKA WOODS NORTH


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

Thanks
Ms. Stock 

ME-TO-WE MEETING



Me-to-We @ Dante will have our first meeting on Tuesday, September 11 after school at the Main Campus in room 214 . All returning members are invited, and new members are welcome.  Come to our Me-to-We@Dante meeting this Tuesday, after school, at the Main campus, in room 214.
Be the Change.

Thanks
Maureen Saunders

JUNIOR OR SENIOR GIRLS BASKETBALL TRY-OUTS


"All girls interested in trying out for the Junior or Senior Girls Basketball teams, try-outs begin today after school at the main campus. Girls are to bring proper gym clothes and running shoes."

Thanks
Mr. DiNicolantonio

CROSS COUNTRY TEAM


It was such a beautiful morning for a run and Dante's Cross Country team had their first practice. If you are interested in joining the cross country team, we are still looking for 3 more runners to complete the team. Our next practice will be this Wednesday at 7am.
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Thanks 
Mr. Griffith 

GIRLS FIELD HOCKEY



If you like hockey and you like soccer you will LOVE FIELD HOCKEY

TEAM MEETING; TEAM SIGN UP TODAY MONDAY SEPT 10TH AT DANTE GYM AT 3PM

ALL GIRLS IN GRADES 9-12 CAN SIGN UP FOR FIELD HOCKEY

PRACTICES THIS WEEK; TUESDAY AND THURSDAY MEET IN DANTE GYM

THANKS
MS. FEARON AND
MR. GALLO

Friday, September 7, 2012

GIRLS JUNIOR OR SENIOR BASKETBALL

Attention: All girls interested in trying out for the Junior or Senior Girls basketball teams, there will be a try out Monday and Wednesday of next week. Please bring proper gym clothes and running shoes.

Thank you
Ms. Medeiros Barbosa

ME-TO -WE


Me-To-We @Dante will meet this coming Tuesday in Room 214 at the main campus. 

New and returning members are welcome.  Come to the Me-To-We meeting on Tuesday in Room 214.
   
Thanks
Maureen Saunders

FIELD HOCKEY

Field Hockey meeting is Monday in the Gym after school. Practice is Tuesday and Thursday.

Thanks
Ms. Fearon

SPC CARD

Hey Dante!

Would you like your very own SPC card?! Well Student Council will be selling them for $9.00 all week next week. So come by in the Cafeteria and buy yours starting Monday!

Thanks
Student Council

Thursday, September 6, 2012

CROSS COUNTRY TEAM

Are you the type of person that likes to run, like run and run and then run some more? Well the Dante Cross Country team is in need of you! There will be a short cross country team meeting this Friday at 2:50 in the Main Campus Gym.

Thanks
Mr.Griffith

YOUTH GROUP MEETING

St. Philip Neri Parish is launching it's first YOUTH GROUP meeting on Wednesday Sept. 26 at 7 pm in the parish hall of the church. All high school students are welcome to attend. Come and be part of something new and exciting!

With thanks,
Fr. Paul Duplessie OFM Cap.
Pastor

GIRLS BASKETBALL

Any girls interested in signing up for junior or senior girls basketball please meet in the GYM TODAY after school.

Thank you
Ms. Medeiros Barbosa

Wednesday, September 5, 2012

MUSKOKA WOODS GRADE 9 ORIENTATION

First meeting for Muskoka Woods Grade 9 Orientation is on Friday after school in the Auditorium

Thanks
Ms. Stock