Thursday, September 28, 2017

SHSM CPR and First Aid

Attention ALL Grade 11 SHSM Students, ALL sectors and selected grade 12 SHSM student:

This October 3rd and 4th is you First Aid and CPR AED FULL Day training.

Attendance is MANDATORY1! Grade 12s, if you are not sure if you need this certification please Ms. Pescador in Guidance immediately after these morning announcements.

Co-Op Department

Grade 11 and 12 students interested in finding out more about the Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program are invited to attend an information presentation on October 5th at 9:00 a.m. in the auditorium.  In order to attend this presentation, you MUST sign up in the Guidance Office by October 3rd.  Students who do not sign up cannot attend the presentation.  So, if you are considering a career in the trades, please be sure to sign up and attend!

If you require more information, please see a co-op teacher in Room 303.

Thank you!

Wednesday, September 27, 2017


Tennis tryouts continue today at 3:00 at the Columbus Centre.  

Please remember to bring in a change of clothing, a tennis racket and on-marking running shoes.

Senior Boys Volleyball

Yesterday, the Senior Boys Volleyball team played Frere Andre High school with heavy hearts with coach Mr. D on their minds.  The boys won three straight games to take the opening game of the season.  The boys would like to thank Ms. Fearon, Ms. Pescador, Mr. Ongaro and Mr. DiLena for their support to get the season going.

Field Hockey

Girls Field Hockey Team dismissal today at 2:00 p.m.  

Girls please come to the gym for meeting please.

WE Members

There will be a mandatory meeting today, after school for all members of WE who are attending WE Day.

The WE meeting will take place in Portable 14.

Volunteer Experience

Attention Dante Students

A great volunteer experience is coming your way courtesy of Villa Colombo Toronto Auxiliary Board of Directors.

On October 19th they will be hosting their first annual fashion show fundraiser in support of the residents of Villa Colombo.

Currently they are looking for general event volunteers and volunteer models.  If you are interested in helping out and acquiring volunteer hours which can be used to meet future graduation requirements please sign up by writing your name and email address on the list posted outside of the Student Success office, near the chapel  

Everyone is Welcome!!!

They are looking for Male and Female volunteers.

If you have any questions please see Mrs. Maietta in the Student Success office.

Monday, September 25, 2017

Senior Boys Volleyball

A reminder that there will be a Senior Boys Volleyball practice today.  Players are reminded to bring in their forms and money.  

Jr. Boys Soccer

The grade 9 and 10 who made the Jr. Boy's soccer team are reminded to hand in their athletic payment with the permission form to either Mr. Galati in room 302 or Mr. Turco in portable 6, before the exhibition game against Michael Power this Thursday September 28.

The team practice for tomorrow September 26 is not cancelled.  The exhibition game for this Thursday is still on so make sure you have your soccer equipment to participate.  The teams first league game is next week Thursday October 5 against Bishop Allen.

Make sure you report tomorrow after school for the practice at Dante's soccer field.


Tennis tryouts continue this week on Tuesday and Wednesday at 3:00 the Columbus Centre.  

Please remember to bring in a change of clothing, a tennis racket and non-marking running shoes.

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Ontario Universities Fair

The Ontario Universities Fair is taking place this Friday September 22 to September 24 at the MTCC.  This is an excellent opportunity for students who are thinking of applying for university to get first hand information from all the 21 Ontario Universities.

Students currently in grade 12 who will be absent on Friday to attend the fair must sign and submit the Notification of Absence Form to the Guidance Office no later than end of school day on Thursday, September 21st.


We need your help Dante!

SHSM non-profit students are asking for Terry Fox Donations during Lunch A.

Please support Terry and all those affected by cancer.


Tennis tryouts continue this Friday at the Columbus Center tennis courts.

Players are reminded to bring in a change of clothing, a tennis racket and only on-marking running shoes are allowed on the court.

Any questions - Please see Mr. Quattrini in Portable 10.

Monday, September 18, 2017


Tennis tryouts begin this Tuesday and Friday at the Columbus Center Tennis Courts at     3:00 p.m.

Players are reminded to bring a change of clothing, a tennis racquet and non-marking running shoes only.

Players without the proper clothing will not be allowed on the court.

See Mr. Quattrini in Portable 10 if you have any questions.

Looking to get involved in politics and make a positive impact in the local community?  Looking to add great leadership experience before applying to post-secondary schools?  Member of Parliament Marco Mendicino is looking for students between ages 14-25 to join the Eglinton-Lawrence Youth Council and advise him on issues that matter to youth in our community.  Visit  to apply before September 30th.  

The first WE meeting will be tomorrow after school in Portable 14.

New and returning members are welcome.  

The grade 9 and 10 boys who were out for their second tryout for the Jr. Boys soccer team last Friday, must check the new list that is posted outside room 302.  If your name is on this list, you must hand in your permission form and payment to Mr. Turco, in portable 6, today after school.

It is imperative that you hand in this permission form with payment today or you will not attend tomorrow's tournament.


Girls Field Hockey tryout/practice Monday, September 18th and Wednesday, September 20th.

All Girls Grades 9-12 invited to tryouts meet in the gym we will go to JJP/Earlscourt Turf Field.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Senior Boys Basketball

The last day for tryouts for the senior boys volley ball team will take place today after school.

All interested players must attend.

Jr. Boys Soccer

The grade 9 boys who signed up last week will have their their tryout tomorrow Thursday Sept. 14 at Dante's soccer field.  Make sure you have your permission form signed by your parent/guardian in order to participate tomorrow.  If you change in the boys changing room you must not eave any belongings behind.  Make sure you take all your belongings with you after you have changed.  You are to report o the soccer field by 2:50, dressed to participate.

The grade 10 boys who tried out yesterday must look at the list posted near room 302.  If your nae appears on this list you made the second tryout.  The second tryout will take place Friday Sept 15 after school at the soccer field.  Make sure you check this list as it is imperative you show up on Friday for the second tryout.

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Announcement from your Faith Ambassador and your Chaplain.

Looking for some faith, food and fun... come to a faith Ambassador gathering after school tomorrow in Portable 13.

The Faith Ambassadors are a fellowship group open to all grades.  what do we do... We have fun, share some food, and grow in our faith and friendship with GOD.

Come connect with us tomorrow after-school Portable 13.


SHSM Non Profit students are asked to meet with Ms. Tonelli in Room 309 at the beginning of Period 4, with teachers permisssion.
Jr. Boys Soccer

The grade 10 boys who signed up last week for the Jr. Boys soccer tryout must report to the soccer field, today, after school.  Make sure you are at the soccer field by 2:50, changed and ready to participate.  Make sure you have your signed permission form with you as it will be collected at the filed.

The grade 9 boys who signed up last week will have their tryout on Thursday, September 14 at Dante's soccer field.

Field Hockey

Reminder to all Girls Grades 9-12 that they are invited to try out for the Girls Field Hockey Team.  Come get involved this year at Dante Athletics have fun meet some new people.

Please meet in the gym, we will practice on the field on Wednesday Sept 13th and Friday September 15th.  

Bring shorts/shirts/running shoes.

Ms. Fearon