Tuesday, April 30, 2013

SWAG HANDS



From Swag Hands a reminder that we will meet today at 2:45 in Room 323. See you there!

Thanks
Ms. Florio 

BOYS BASEBALL


The final team list will be posted tomorrow morning in front of the school and in front of the gym. Check for the list in front of the office at Beatrice. There will be a team practice after school on Thursday at Caledonia Park.

Thanks
Mr. Boscarino

Monday, April 29, 2013

ME 2 WE


The moderators and members of Me 2 We would like to thank all staff and students for participating and supporting We are Silent Campaign!

We would like to remind everyone that the pledge forms and money must be submitted after school on Tuesday, April 30th in room 214.

Please be aware that there will be a meeting after school in room 214 on Tuesday April 30th.

Thank you for Being the Change Dante!
 Ms. Bafundi

BOYS BASEBALL



The tryout scheduled for today has been cancelled due to poor weather conditions. Please stay tuned for information regarding the next tryout/practice.

Thanks 
Mr. Boscarino

GIRLS VARSITY SOCCER



Today the Girls Soccer Team travels to Bishop Allen for their soccer match.

Teachers, please dismiss the members of the soccer team at 1:00 pm.

Good luck girls!

Thanks
Mr. Galati & Mr. Sampogna
  



Friday, April 26, 2013

JUNIOR BOYS' VOLLEYBALL

Last night in the Dante gym the Jr. Boys' Volleyball Team fell behind 2 games to nothing before rallying back to win 3 straight games to defeat Bishop Allen 3 games to 2.  Team members are reminded of their next game which will take place at home against Redmond on Tuesday, April 30th.

Thanks
Mr. Petracco

BOYS BASEBALL

Boys Baseball tryout will be held today after school at Caledonia Park. The team list will be posted on Monday. There will be two practices next week on Monday and Wednesday.

Thanks
Mr. Boscarino

Thursday, April 25, 2013

GIRLS SOFTBALL

Girls Softball practice today after school at Caledonia Park. All girls must attend!

Thanks
Mr. DiNicolantonio/Ms. Fearon

JUNIOR BOYS' VOLLEYBALL


Reminder to the members of the Jr. Boys' Volleyball Team of their home game today after school in the Dante gym against Bishop Allen.

Thank you
Mr. Petracco

Wednesday, April 24, 2013

BOYS BASEBALL



Due to the weather conditions today the Baseball tryout has been cancelled. The next tryout will be this Friday after school at Caledonia Park.

Thanks,
Mr. Boscarino

Tuesday, April 23, 2013

GIRLS SOCCER

There will be a Girls Soccer practice after school today on our Dante Field.  All players must attend. Don't forget tomorrow's game at Dante at 4:15 pm against St. Joseph's.

In girls soccer action, yesterday, Dante played St. Basil's College to a 2:1. Our only goal was scored by Nicole Tomas.

Good Effort!
Mr. Galati and Mr. Sampogna

SWAG HANDS



To members of Swag Hands, this is a reminder that we will meet today 2:45 in Room 323. See you there!

Thanks
Ms. Florio

Monday, April 22, 2013

SENIOR BOYS SOCCER TEAM

Teachers please dismiss the Senior Boys Soccer Team players at 2:15 pm.

Thanks
Mr. Ongaro

CO-OP INTERVIEWS


From the Co-op Department:

Interviews for students who have selected Co-op as an option for next year will be held this 
week, Tuesday April 23rd and Thursday April 25th

Students should receive an interview information slip from their homeroom teacher tomorrow morning which will indicate the time of interview. 

Students should present the interview slip to their class teacher in order to be excused and re-admitted to class.

Interview dates and times are also posted outside the guidance and co-op offices.

Thanks
Ms. Hebor


GIRLS VARSITY SOCCER



Today the Girls Soccer Team travel to St. Basil's for their first game of the season. Teachers, please dismiss the members of the soccer team at 1:00 pm

Good Luck Girls!
Mr. Galati




WE ARE SILENT


All students participating in We are Silent on Tuesday, April 23, 2013 will need to meet Ms. Bafundi and Ms. Saunders after school in room 214 today!

Thank you,

Maria Cristina

HISPANIC HERITAGE


Have you ever wanted to learn spanish?

The Hispanic Heritage committee will be offering free spanish lessons Wednesdays at lunch in the cafeteria. Also there is just three days left to purchase your tickets for the Corazon Latino performance: a night of tasty foods, latin music and dance. Tickets are only $10 and are available from any of the Hispanic Heritage committee members, but you have to purchase them by Wednesday.

Thanks
Mr. Griffith 

TRACK AND FIELD TEAM


On your Marks...  Get set...

The Track and Field team was out in full force this past Saturday, yes even though it was snowing and cold, cold, cold! The sprinters, distance runners and relay races were fantastic and we look forward to showing what Dante can really do this coming weekend.

Today's Track and field practice will be held at the Main Campus, please meet in front of the gym.

Thanks
Mr. Griffith 


Friday, April 19, 2013

CORAZON LATINO


There is just one weeks left till Corazon Latino a night of tasty food,  music and a latin dance. Tickets are only $10 and are available from any of the Hispanic Heritage committee members.

Thanks
Mr. Griffith

TRACK AND FIELD TEAM


On your Marks...    Get set...

Tomorrow the Dante Track and Field team will be running at Centennial Park in their first competition against schools across the GTA. Today's Track and field practice will be held at the Main Campus and you will be provided with a map and the schedule of races.

Let's GO Dante!!!

Thanks
Mr. Griffith 

ULTIMATE FRISBEE

ATTENTION ALL STUDENTS 

Male & Female interested in trying out for the school Ultimate Frisbee team. Try-outs continue on Tuesday April 23 after school on the soccer field.

Thanks
Mr. DiNicolantonio

JUNIOR BOYS' VOLLEYBALL TEAM


Last night the Dante Jr. Boys' Volleyball Team earned their third victory of the season with a 3 games to 0 win over Romero.

Teachers could you please dismiss the members of the team today at 1:30 pm for their game at C.H.A.T.
Team members are reminded to meet and wait for Mr. Petracco in the main office before going to the game.

Thanks
Mr. Petracco 

Thursday, April 18, 2013

JUNIOR BOYS' VOLLEYBALL

Teachers could you please dismiss the members of the Jr. Boys' Volleyball Team at 1:30 pm today for their game at Romero. Team members are reminded to meet and wait for Mr. Petracco in the main office before leaving for the game.

Thanks
Mr. Petracco

GIRLS VARSITY SOCCER

ATTENTION - GIRLS VARSITY SOCCER TEAM

Practice takes place today (Thursday) after school on the Dante Field at 3:00. This is our last practice before our first game, next week. All players must attend. All permission forms, pass forms, bus forms, and athletic fees are due. Team jerseys are to be picked up in Room 302, during the day.

Thanks
Mr. Galati &  Mr. Sampogna




BOYS BASEBALL TEAM

Any students interested in trying out for the Dante Boys Baseball team can see Mr. Jamnik or 
Mr. Boscarino to obtain a form. If you are a Beatrice student, you can obtain a form from Mr. Quattrini. The first tryout will be held on Monday at Caledonia Park.

Thanks
Mr. Boscarino

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

ULTIMATE FRISBEE

All students male & female wishing to play on the school's Ultimate Frisbee team are to come to the try-out today after school on the back field!!

Thanks
Mr. DiNicolantonio

GIRLS VARSITY SOCCER

ATTENTION - GIRLS VARSITY SOCCER TEAM 

There is an important meeting today (Wednesday) after school in Room 302. Team Jerseys and schedules will be distributed. All players must attend. All permission forms, pass forms, and athletic fees are due. Our next practice is tomorrow on the Dante Field.

Thanks
Mr. Galati & Mr. Sampogna

Tuesday, April 16, 2013

SWAG HANDS

Just a reminder that Swag Hands will meet today after school! Come out today, learn to sign and get your swag on!!! It will start in Room 323 at 2:45

See you there!
Ms. Florio

ME 2 WE MEETING

Attention Me 2 We Students 

Please attend the meeting today after school in Room 214.

Thank you
Ms. Bafundi

BODY SCULPTING CLASS

ATTENTION: PERIOD 4 MS. PESCADOR'S BODY SCULPTING CLASS TODAY.

Class will meet @ Dante Main Gym. DO NOT GO TO Adrenalin!!!!!!!!!

Thanks
Ms. Pescador

GIRLS VARSITY SOCCER TEAM

ATTENTION - GIRLS VARSITY SOCCER TEAM

Practice takes place today (Tuesday) on the Dante Field after school at 3:00, weather permitting.

All players must attend.

All permission forms and all athletic fees are due.

Thanks
Mr. Galati & Mr. Sampogna

JUNIOR BOYS' VOLLEYBALL TEAM

Reminder to the members of the Jr. Boys' Volleyball Team of their home game today after school against McLuhan in the Dante Gym.

Thanks
Mr. Petracco

CO-OP INTERVIEWS


From the Co-op Department:

This is a reminder that interviews for students who selected  Co-op as an option for next year are running today. Please check lists posted outside guidance and Co-op for times.

Thanks
Ms. Hebor

HISPANIC HERITAGE COMMITTEE

Have you ever wanted to learn Spanish?

The Hispanic Heritage Committee will be offering free Spanish lessons Wednesdays at lunch in the cafeteria. Also, there is just two weeks left till Corazon Latino a night of tasty foods, Latin music and a social dance. Tickets are only $10 and are available from any of the Hispanic Heritage Committee Members.

Thanks
Mr.Griffith

TRACK AND FIELD TEAM

On your Marks, Get set .......GO!

The sun is shining bright today and so the Track and Field team will be heading outside to prepare for our first competition this weekend.

Today's Track and field practice will be held at the Main Campus, please meet in front of the gym.

Thanks
Mr. Griffith


MATH CONTESTS

1. A reminder to students writing the Waterloo Math Contests will do so this week.

2. Grade 12 students writing the Euclid will do so this Wednesday in the library during periods 1 and 2.

3. Grade 10 and 11 students writing the Galios and Hypatia will do so this Thursday in the library during periods 1 and 2.

Students with any questions should see Mr. Quaglietta today or tomorrow.

Thanks
Mr. Quaglietta

GIRLS VARSITY SOCCER

ATTENTION - GIRLS VARSITY SOCCER TEAM

Practice takes place today (Monday) on the Dante Field after school at 3:00.

All players must attend. Please bring permission forms.

Thanks
Mr. Galati & Mr. Sampogna

GIRLS SOFTBALL

All girls interested in trying out for the softball team, try-outs continue today after school at Caledonia Park. Girls are asked to make their way there as quickly as possible.

Thanks
Mr. DiNicolantonio/Ms. Fearon

Friday, April 12, 2013

GIRLS VARSITY SOCCER TEAM

ATTENTION - GIRLS VARSITY SOCCER TEAM

Practice takes place today in the Dante Gym after school at 3:00 pm. All players must attend.

Thanks
Mr.Galati & Mr. Sampogna

Wednesday, April 10, 2013

TRACK AND FIELD PRACTICE

Track and Field practice will be held at the Main Campus today. Please meet Mr. Griffith by the Gymnasium.

Thanks
Mr. Griffith

JUNIOR BOYS' VOLLEYBALL TEAM

Reminder to the members of the Junior Boys' Volleyball Team of their practice today after school at
3:00 pm in the Dante Gym.

Thanks
Mr. Petracco

HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH

Hispanic Heritage month tickets for the April 26th performance will be sold today in the cafeteria and they are only 10 dollars.

Thanks
Ms. Lopes

GIRLS VARSITY SOCCER

ATTENTION GIRLS VARSITY SOCCER TEAM

Practice takes place this Friday on the Dante Field if the weather is good; otherwise, we will practice in the Dante Gym.  All players must attend.

Thanks
Mr. Galati & Mr. Sampogna

BOYS BASEBALL

Anyone interested in signing up for Dante Boys Baseball this year can pick up a form from Mr. Jamnik in Portable 1 or from Mr. Boscarino in Portable 15 anytime.

Thanks
Mr. Boscarino

SCHOLARSHIP/BURSARY - ALLIANCE OF JAMAICAN ALUMNI ASSOCIATION

ATTENTION ALL STUDENTS OF JAMAICAN DECENT

If you are graduating this year, you may be interested becoming involved with the Jamaican Alumni Association. You may also want to apply for their bursary and scholarship. See Guidance for more details or visit the Guidance link on the Dante website.

Thanks
Ms. Mavrogiannis
Student Services


SUMMER OPPORTUNITIES IN A HOSPITAL SETTING

Would you like to work in a hospital setting while earning CO-OP credits? Check out this amazing summer opportunity for students to work in various settings like Cardiology, Ambulatory Care etc. Visit the Guidance Link on our school website for more details.

Thanks
Ms. Mavrogiannis
Student Services

PROM 2013

ATTENTION GRADE 12'S

Did you know PROM is only 6 weeks away. Well the Dante Prom Committee will be collecting final payments for you and your guest the week of April 29 -May 3rd during all three lunches in the cafeteria so don't forget your money! The cost is 80 dollars for your guest the final 30 dollars for you if you have paid your other two deposits.

Thank you
PROM COMMITTEE

Tuesday, April 9, 2013

CASUAL DAY

Just a reminder that our monthly CASUAL DAY is tomorrow. Don't forget your year pass or $2.00 for a day pass if you do not have a year pass.

Thank you
Student Council

GIRLS SOFTBALL TRYOUTS

Girls Softball Tryouts continue today after school. All girls interested in trying out are to meet on the back field immediately after school today!

Thanks
Mr. DiNicolantonio and Ms. Fearon

ME 2 WE MEMBERS

Attention Me 2 We members! 

Please attend the meeting today after school in Room 214.

Thank you
Maria Cristina Bafundi

Monday, April 8, 2013

GIRLS VARSITY SOCCER



ATTENTION - VARSITY (OUTDOORS) GIRLS SOCCER TEAM

Practices take place today, tomorrow, and Friday on the Dante Field at 3:00 pm. All players must attend.

Thanks
Mr. Galati & Mr. Sampogna


CO-OP INTERVIEWS


From the Co-op Department:

Interviews for those students who have selected CO-OP as an option for next year have been RE-SCHEDULED for next week on Tuesday April 16th and and Wednesday April 17.

Interview TIMES remain the same. 

Students should keep the interview forms  they received from their homeroom teacher and bring them next week.

These forms should be presented to your classroom teacher to permit you to attend the interview.

Students who DO NOT currently see their name should continue to check the lists posted outside Co-op and Guidance for additions and changes.

Thanks
Ms. Hebor 

FOCUS ON YOUTH

ATTENTION STUDENTS APPLYING FOR FOCUS ON YOUTH

If you have not yet submitted your application package to Guidance, please note that today is the absolute last day to do so. Packages are being delivered to the board right after school.

Don't Miss Out!!!!

Thanks
Ms. Mavrogiannis
Student Services

JUNIOR BOYS' VOLLEYBALL TEAM

Teachers could you please dismiss the members of the Jr. Boys' Volleyball Team at 1:30 pm today for their game at Chaminade. Team members are reminded to meet in front of the main office.

Thanks
Mr. Petracco

GIRLS VARSITY SOFTBALL TEAM

All girls interested in trying out for the Varsity Softball Team, tryouts begin today after school in the Gym.
BE THERE!

Thanks
Mr. DiNicolantonio and Mrs. Fearon



ATTENTION ALL POTENTIAL GRADUATES

If you are graduating this June and are planning to attend the GRADUATION CEREMONY your Graduation Fee is due in full in the Guidance Office by Wednesday April 10th. Gown orders are being placed this week so don't miss out.

Thanks
Ms. Mavrogiannis
Student Services

ARE YOU INTERESTED IN WORKING WITH THE TORONTO POLICE?

The Toronto Police Service and the Toronto Police Services Board in partnership with the Government of Ontario's Ministry of Children and Youth Services in accepting applications for the 2013 Youth in Policing After-School Fall Program.

WORK OPPORTUNITIES ARE AVAILABLE IN Police Divisions throughout the City of Toronto from August 26, 2013 - December 20, 2013. Work hours are Part-time - evenings and some weekends.
Rate of Pay: $10.90 per hour.

Visit the Guidance Office of Our Guidance website for more details on how to apply.

Thanks
Student Services


HISPANIC HERITAGE SOCIAL

Starting TODAY T-shirts and Tickets will be sold in the Cafeteria during all 3 lunches for the Hispanic Heritage Social taking place on April 26, 2013 at 5:30 -10 pm.

Thanks
Ms. Lopes

Friday, April 5, 2013

GIRLS VARSITY SOCCER

Attention all Girls interested in joining the Varsity Girls (OUTDOOR) Soccer Team.

Practices continue today and Monday at 3:00 pm in the Dante Gym. All players must attend.

Any girl who has not tried out for the indoor team, may try out for the outdoor team.

Thanks
Mr. Galati & Mr. Sampogna

GIRLS SOFTBALL TEAM

All Girls interested in trying out for the GIRLS SOFTBALL TEAM,  TRYOUTS begin
Monday April 8th after school in the gym. Bring your gym clothes and baseball glove if you have one!!!!!!!!!!!!

Thanks
Mr. DiNicolantonio

Thursday, April 4, 2013

TRACK AND FIELD TEAM

The Track and Field team will have a mandatory meeting and practice on Friday after school at the Main Campus.

Thanks
Mr. Griffith

HISPANIC HERITAGE COMMITTEE

For all those that are part of the Hispanic Heritage Committee this is a reminder that there will be a Hispanic Heritage meeting at the Main Campus in Room 213.

Thanks
Mr. Griffith

67th ANNUAL SEARS DRAMA FESTIVAL

This year Dante took part in the 67th Annual Sears Drama Festival. On April 3rd, it was announced that Dante will be advancing to Provincials which will take place May 8-11th in Hamilton, Ontario. Dante was also awarded an award of merit in ensemble performance. Awards of Excellence include acting to Ricardo Andre, directing to Adriana Mendoza and Ashley Baez and Musical direction to Jesse Moniz. Special awards went to Sara Mottola for the Janet Bessey Stage Management award and the entire Dante cast was awarded Spirit of the Festival Host Award. A special thanks to all those who contributed their time towards Dante's success. Cast and Crew look forward to representing Dante in a positive manner in the upcoming weeks.

Thank you
Ms. Reedy

GIRLS VARSITY SOCCER

Attention all Girls interested in joining the Varsity Girls (OUTDOOR) Soccer Team. Practices for the outdoor season begins today and continue tomorrow at 3:00 pm on the Dante Field. All players must attend. Any girl who has not tried out for the indoor team, may try out for the outdoor team. Please dress appropriately for the outdoor practices.

Thanks
Mr. Galati & Mr. Sampogna

JUNIOR BOYS' VOLLEYBALL

Teachers could you please dismiss the members of the Jr. Boys' Volleyball team at 1:30 pm today for their game at Father Henry Carr. Team members are reminded to meet in front of the Main Office.

Thanks
Mr. Petracco

Wednesday, April 3, 2013

CAPS & GOWN ORDER FOR GRADUATION DAY

Less than 12 weeks until Graduation Day!


Students who have registered to attend the graduation ceremony but have not yet paid their fee in full must do so by April 10th at the latest.  Gown orders are being confirmed on April 11th.    

Please make your final payment in the guidance office during the following times: 

8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
All three lunches
2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

We look forward to ensuring your Grad is a smooth success! 

Please see the guidance link on the website.

Thanks
Ms. Mavrogiannis
Student Services


SCHOOL VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY


VOLUNTEERS WANTED

After School Volunteer Opportunity: May 7th – May 10th

Volunteer for the Sporting Life 10 K and help send a kid to camp!
More people, more fun, more than just a run!
SIGN UP TODAY!

Email mike@torontomarathon.com
OR CALL 416-920-3466

Registration Volunteers:
The Sporting Life 10k needs volunteers to assist with registration between the days of Tuesday May 7th to Friday May 10th!
Great opportunity for students to come out after school from 5 PM – 9 PM (Or as early as possible)
Location: Sporting Life, 2665 Yonge St, Toronto, ON

Please see guidance for more details.

Thanks
Ms. Mavrogiannis
Student Services

JUNIOR BOYS' VOLLEYBALL


Reminder to the members of the Jr. Boys' Volleyball Team of their home game today after school in the Dante gym against Johnson.

Thanks
Mr. Petracco

SENIOR BOYS SOCCER

There will be a Senior Boys Soccer Practice tomorrow, Thursday after school on the main field.

Thanks
Mr. Ongaro

GIRLS VARSITY SOCCER

Attention all Girls interested in joining the Varsity Girls (Outdoor) Soccer Team.

Those girls who made the indoor team plus the few extra players who practiced with them should come to pick up permission forms after school, today, in Room 302.

Note: Beatrice, Grade 9, players DO NOT need to come to the Dante Campus today.

Practices for the outdoor season begin this Thursday and Friday at 3:00 pm on the Dante Field. All players must attend.

Also, any girl who has not tried out for the indoor team, may try out for the outdoor team.

Please dress appropriately for the outdoor practices.

Thanks
Mr. Galati & Mr. Sampogna

Tuesday, April 2, 2013

TRACK AND FIELD PRACTICES


On your marks... get set ... go!

The Track and Field team is under way and if you are interested in joining then this is the last week to try out. Track and field practices will be held at the Main Campus, tomorrow afternoon and on Friday, please meet in front of the gym.

Thanks
Mr. Griffith 

FRISBEE TEAM

All students interested in joining Dante's first ever ULTIMATE FRISBEE TEAM. Sign up will be tomorrow after school in the gym.

Thanks
Mr. DiNicolantonio

SWAG HANDS

Good morning everybody!

Just a reminder that Swag Hands will meet again today. New members always welcome! Learn some sign language through fun and games. Come and see what it's all about.  Today, at 2:45 pm in Room 323.

See you there!
Ms. Florio

BADMINTON PRACTICE


There will be a mandatory Badminton Practice on TODAY after school in the Dante Gym.  All players are reminded to bring in their permission forms and athletic fee in order to attend the Humber College Badminton Tournament.

Thanks
Mr. Quattrini

ME 2 WE STUDENTS

ATTENTION ALL ME 2 WE STUDENTS 

There will be an important meeting today immediately after school in Room 214.

Thank you
Ms. Bafundi


CHEER LEADING PRACTICE



Attention all cheer leaders

There will be a cheer practice today after school on the third floor.  If you cannot attend, please see 
Ms. Sangiorgio in portable 16 today.  

Thank you!
Ms. Sangiorgio