Daily Announcements 2016-17


Tuesday October 17, 2017

posted by Oakville Trafalgar

·         Attention all curlers:  Curling forms and fees are due this Friday Oct 20th.  See Mr Wilford or Ms Liou to hand the forms in or for more information.

 

·         Do you have an innovative idea you want to share?  Are you interested in helping the community?  Then come and sign up for the Entrepreneurs Expo outside Club Connect for  your own booth.  All profits  will be donated to charity.

 

·         Ignite is having a meeting today after school in room 197 at 3 PM.  We welcome everyone to come enjoy food, fun and an opportunity to learn about Christianity.  Bring your friends and anyone who is interested.

 

·         Attention grade 9 students:  Remember that all forms for Take our Kids to Work Day are due tomorrow.  Your grade 9 teacher in period 5 has a folder for the forms.  Only 2 weeks until November 1.

 

·         To all of you who received an envelope for immunizations; please bring back your form this morning in the main office.

 

·         There is an Entrepreneurs Club meeting today in room 237.  All new members are welcome and no business experience needed.  Come meet us there right after school.

 

·         Important reminder to all RDC members:  there is a meeting tonight right after school.

 

·         Yesterday the Jr girls basketball team hosted the Hayden Huskies.  The first quarter was close, however OT could not handle the Hayden press nor could our Devils capitalize on their opportunities at the net which found the Devils falling behind and taking the loss.

 

Monday October 16, 2017

posted Oct 16, 2017, 6:15 AM by Oakville Trafalgar

 

·         Looking to improve your IMPROV skills?  How about having some fun and meeting awesome individuals?  Come to the theatre today at 3:00 PM and join us for the Improv Club.

 

·         Attention grade 9 students:  remember that all forms for Take Our Kids to Work Day are due on Wednesday of this week.  Your grade 9 teacher in period 5 has a folder for the forms.  Only 2 weeks until November 1.

 

·         Attention grade 12’s:  On Wednesday Oct 18th there will be a degree and diploma assembly during period 2 and period 3.  Continue your research and open your mind to the possibilities on a variety of campuses.

 

·         Last Friday our Jr girls basketball team hosted the Nelson Lords.  Nelson came out strong from the start and did not let up during all 4 quarters and took the win.  Acknowledgements go to Chloe Barltrop, Mackenzie Probert, Lucy Edgar and Zoe Preston for their hustle and heart.  Top scorers for OT were Lyra Ahmad and Lauryn Chew.

 

·         Attention all curlers:  Curling forms and fees are due this Friday Oct 20th.  See Mr Wilford or Ms Liou to hand the forms in or for more information.

 

·         Do you have an innovative idea you want to share?  Are you interested in helping the community?  Then come and sign up for the Entrepreneurs Expo outside Club Connect for your own booth.  All profit will be donated to charity.

 

 

Friday October 13, 2017

posted Oct 13, 2017, 7:22 AM by Oakville Trafalgar

·         Attention grade 12’s :  On Wednesday Oct 18th there will be a degree and diploma assembly during periods  2 & 3.  Continue your research and open your mind to the possibilities on a variety of campuses.

 

·         Attention DECA:  your event assignments have been posted on the door beside the business office.  Not the business office but beside it.

 

·         Just a reminder that there will be Debate practice Monday after school in room 118.

 

·         Design Club will be having a meeting today after school in room 173.  New members are welcome.

 

·         This is a reminder that representatives from Lakehead University will be here 11:45 – 12:45 today in the atrium to give out  information and answer questions.

 

·         The senior girls field hockey team won their first playoff game 2-0 against Burlington Central.  The girls played an amazing game.  Shout outs to Hannah and Niamh Reidy as players of the game.

 

·         If you are coming to the Music Retreat this weekend please meet in the atrium after school at 3:00.

 

·         Looking to improve your IMPROV skills?  How about having some fun and meeting awesome individuals?  Come to the theatre this Monday at 3:00 PM and join us for the Improv Club.

 

·         The junior girls field hockey team played outstandingly yesterday into their game against MM Robinson.  It was a close game but unfortunately MM took the win 1-0.  Shout out to Tasha Browning for excellent playing and hard work.

Thursday October 12, 2017

posted Oct 12, 2017, 6:35 AM by Oakville Trafalgar

 

·         It’s Thursday which means Board Game Club is back.  Periods 3 & 4 in room 195.

 

·         There will be a brief meeting of students interested in joining the Environmental Club today after school in room 195.  Any questions see Ms Farquharson.

 

·         Open Improv this Monday in the theatre at 3 PM.  All are welcome.

 

·         Yesterday the Junior field hockey team played hard at Hayden in 2 league games, tying the first 0-0 and winning the second 3-0.  Goals were scored by Katie McCarter, Emily Schiavone and Natasha Browning.  Players of the games were Maggie McLean and Emily Schiavone.

 

·         Reminder there will be an OT Robotics meeting today for all members in the CAD Lab.

 

·         Come to the Devil’s Pit today and tomorrow during periods 3 & 4 to pick up your yearbook.

 

·         To all those interested in joining the swim team:  there will be a brief meeting today after school in room 134.

 

·         Yesterday the senior football team hosted Iroquois Ridge.  OT got out to a quick start when Judhis Lily stripped the ball and returned it for a touchdown.  The game was tied 6-6 through 3 quarters.  Despite solid defense and flashes of offence the Devils were unable to score enough points to win.

 

·         The Ignite club is holding their first welcome meeting today in room 197 at 3 PM.  We welcome everyone to come enjoy food, fun, and an opportunity to learn more about Christianity.  Bring your friends and anyone who is interested.

 

·         Are you interested in joining the Ski and Snowboard team this year?  Then come to an information meeting today after school in the café.  We will be discussing an exciting opportunity this year for members of the team.

 

·         The Senior girls basketball team continued their winning ways yesterday at Sainte-Trinite. After a slow start to the game OT picked up the pace started rebounding and increased the intensity on defence.  This resulted in a 52-30 final score.  Standouts in the game included:  Annie B and Chelsea C for their tenacious rebounding; Emilie D for her excellent perimeter defence and Anna B for being the game high scorer, finishing with 23 points.

 

 

Wednesday October 11, 2017

posted Oct 11, 2017, 6:14 AM by Oakville Trafalgar

 

·         Come to the Devils Pit today through Friday during periods 3 and 4 to pick up your  yearbook.

 

·         Attention all DECA members:  there will be a DECA meeting today after school in room 237.

 

·         Attention MUN members:  we are having our first simulation after school today.  Also if you missed your tryouts be there!

 

·         There will be a Book Club meeting today after school in the Library.

 

·         Are you interested in joining the Ski and Snowboard team this year?  Then come to an information meeting on Thursday after school in the café.  We will be discussing an exciting opportunity this year for members of the team.

 

·         All those interested in joining the swim team; there will be a brief meeting after school on Thursday in room 134.

 

·         There  will be a brief meeting of students interested in joining the Environmental Club on Thursday after school in room 195.  Any questions see Ms Farquharson.

Tuesday October 10, 2017

posted Oct 10, 2017, 6:57 AM by Oakville Trafalgar

 

·         This is a reminder that representatives from the University of British Columbia will be here 11:45 – 12:45 today in the atrium to give out information and answer questions.

 

·         Last Thursday our Jr girls basketball team travelled to White Oaks for league action.  Our Devils had a rough start but played much better in the second half.  Unfortunately they could not hold off the Wildcats and OT fell 37-26.  Great rebounding and overall effort was seen by Lauryn Chew and Lucy Edgar.  Grade 9 rookie Sabrina Edwards did a great job of getting the offence going in the fourth quarter.

 

·         Reminder there will be an OT Robotics meeting Thursday for all members in the CAD lab.

 

·         This is a reminder that there is an Entrepreneurs Club meeting today after school in room 237.  New members are welcome.

 

·         Come to the Devils Pit today through Friday during periods 3 & 4 to pick up your yearbooks.

 

·         Attention Music students:  if you are planning on coming to the music retreat this weekend, tomorrow is the last day to bring  in your forms and proof of payment.  Don’t miss out.

 

·         There will be a brief meeting of students interested in joining the Environmental Club on Thursday after school in room 195.  Any questions see Ms Farquharson.

 

·         The Junior girls field hockey team played outstandingly on Thursday in their tournament.  Players of the game go to Olivia Watzeck, Kayla Sapir, Gaby Sraka and Lauren Simpson for their exceptional playing and great teamwork.

 

·         This is a reminder that representatives from Simon Fraser University will be here 11:00 – 12:15 today in the atrium to give out information and answer questions.

Thursday October 5, 2017

posted Oct 5, 2017, 6:02 AM by Oakville Trafalgar

·         It’s Thursday which means Board Game Club is back, periods 3 & 4 in room 195.  Come play some crazy games with some crazy people.

 

·         This is a reminder that representatives from Sheridan College will be here from 11:45 – 12:45 today in the atrium to give out information and answer questions.

 

·         Are you looking for something to do after school today?  Come out and support the senior and junior boys volleyball teams in gym A & B at 3:30.

 

·         Congratulations to all members of the OT Cross Country team who participated in the McMaster Marauder race yesterday.  Special shout out to the junior girls who came 1st as a team for their age division.  Members of the squad are Willow Bennett, Bel Zhao, Aine Willis, Paige Murray and Jackie Murray.

 

·         Any boys interested in playing for the varsity hockey team are asked to attend a short but important meeting today after school in room 153.  All those interested must attend.

 

·         Concert Choir rehearsal is today at 3:00 in room 168 ( vocal music room ).  Come one, come all- open to all grades.

 

·         Every Child Now club will be having our first meeting today after school in room 234.  If you want to make the world a better place come to room 234 after school today.

 

·         The Senior girls basketball team continued their winning ways yesterday at MM Robinson.  The game was a defensive battle throughout.  At halftime the score was 16-16, however OT increased its level of play and won the game with a final score of 44-31.  The team was led by the amazing rebounding of Kelly K; the exceptional defensive efforts from Emile D and Anna B; and the scoring provided by Anisha R and Ivana N.

Wednesday October 4, 2017

posted Oct 4, 2017, 6:37 AM by Oakville Trafalgar

·         Any boys interested in playing for the varsity hockey team are asked to attend a short but important meeting tomorrow after school in room 153.  All those interested must attend.

 

·         Yesterday the Jr girls basketball team travelled to Garth Webb for league action.  Zoe Preston and Lauryn Chew did a great job rebounding and also contributed important points to get OT within 6 points of the Chargers lead in the 4th quarter.  Lucy Edgar, Mackenzie Probert, Kyra Holzscherer and Alex Houser also contributed to the comeback, however our Devils had to many turnovers and were not able to capitalize on their opportunities which prevented them from stopping the Chargers’ attack and finished with a 35-20 loss.

 

·         Each month an athlete from a red Devils’ sports team is recognized for their hard work, dedication and coachability.  Congratulations to the athletes of the month for September:  Senior field hockey; Gillian Groth and Junior field hockey; Katherine Muschette.  Please come down to the phys ed office at lunch today to have your picture taken.

 

·         Are you interested in writing the fall PSAT?  OT has 3 spots available for the Oct 25th test.  First come-first served with a cheque to OTHS for $30.00.  Please come to Guidance.

 

·         Book Club will have its first meeting today after school in the library.  New members are welcome.

 

·         Just a reminder that Model UN tryouts are after school today.

 

·         Attention grade 9’s:  November 1st is TAKE OUR KIDS TO WORK DAY.  Today your period 5 teacher will hand out forms to be taken home.  Remember November 1st, all grade 9’s will not be at OT – they will be visiting their parents’/guardians work places.

 

·         This is a reminder that there will be Chess Club today from 3:00 -4:00 in room 216.

 

·         A reminder to Trumpet players in Senior Jazz and Wind Ensemble that there is a mandatory trumpet clinic today after school from 3 -4 in the music room.

 

·         Interact is back!  Please come to a short meeting today after school in the library.

Tuesday October 3, 2017

posted Oct 3, 2017, 6:41 AM by Oakville Trafalgar

·         Reminder to all OT Robotics members that there will not be a meeting this Thursday.  Our next meeting will be next week on Thursday in the CAD lab.

 

·         The Sr girls field hockey team had a stunning 7-0 victory against Robert Bateman yesterday.  Special congratulations to Lauren as player of the game.

 

·         Attention OT:  Interact is back!  Please come to a short meeting tomorrow after school in the library.

 

·         Attention all curlers:  there will be a meeting of all students interested in curling this year today at 2:50 in room 137.  Information and forms will be distributed then.  Any questions see the coaches, Mr Wilford or Ms Liou.

 

·         There will be a brief but mandatory meeting for all HOSA members today after school in room 216.  If you are  interested in joining HOSA then you must attend.

 

·         Book Club will have its first meeting tomorrow after school in the library.  New members are welcome.

 

·         The first issue of the school newspaper is out today.  You can get it in the library.

 

·         A reminder to all DECA students; today is your last day to confirm your membership.  You must return your permission form to the business office, register and pay online at decd.ca.  Get it done!  See you tomorrow for  your first full meeting after school in room 237.

 

·         Any boys interested in playing for the varsity hockey team are asked to attend a short but important meeting Thursday after school in room 153.  All those interested must attend.

 

·         Improv call backs will be posted today.  Please check the theatre board later today.

 

·         The deadline to apply for the Ontario Student Leadership Conference has been extended.  Don’t miss your chance to attend this exciting leadership conference.  Check out tinyurl.com/eslcapplication for more information.

 

·         Good morning from your trusted Soldier On Club!  Just a reminder that there will be a meeting today after school in room 210.

 

·         Hey grade 9’s- November 1st is TAKE  YOUR KIDS TO WORK DAY.  Tomorrow your period 5 teacher will hand out forms to be taken home.  Remember on November 1st all grade 9’s will not be at OT, they will be visiting their parents’/ guardians work places.

Monday October 2, 2017

posted Oct 2, 2017, 6:11 AM by Oakville Trafalgar

·         The football team would like to thank OT for their spirit and support Friday.  OT got out to a great start with TD’s by Peyton Cormier & Judis Lily but lost a 25-21 nail biter in the final minutes. 

 

·         The Sr girls field hockey team played excellently beating Abbey Park 2-0 in their game on Friday.  Shout out to our excellent scorers.

 

·         Members of the Cross Country team will not be allowed to attend the race on Wednesday if their permission forms and team fees have not been submitted.  Please see Ms Powell or Mr Palmer.

 

·         This past Friday the Jr girls basketball team travelled to Frank Hayden for a tournament.  The girls opened the tournament with a loss to a very talented team from Welland.  OT then saw Garth Webb and Bishop Reding, both of which were close games at the start, however OT could not build a lead and lost both games.  OT then met Abbey Park for their final game where our Jr Devils had a great start and held their lead for the win,

 

·         Your Jr boys volleyball team had a spectacular week last week.  They soundly defeated Garth Webb on Tuesday then went on to win against  Blakelock on Thursday.  On Friday they travelled to STA for their first tournament of the season.  The boys went undefeated in pool play and ended the day as silver medallists.  Special mention goes out to Matthew Tint who literally had the opponents ducking; Luc Barnett-Wright, whose power serves proved impossible to return and Braeden MacCormac for his powerful aggressive play in the final match.

 

·         Reminder that there will be an OT Robotics meeting today after school in the CAD Lab.  Both new and old members can attend.

 

·         The JR field hockey team fought hard at Abbey Park last Friday but sadly lost with the end score being 1-0.  Player of the game goes to Sarah Hill who continually kept the ball in play.

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