Newsletter March 18 – March 22, 2019

Mission Statement: The mission of St. Malachy’s Memorial High School is to create an environment in which students excel academically and to provide a safe and supportive community which encourages growth and contribution to the larger community.

Vision Statement: St. Malachy’s Memorial High School is committed to educating the whole person.  Through a rigorous and comprehensive program of studies we prepare students academically, socially and morally to assume their places as conscientious, involved and contributing members of society.

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

St. Malachy’s performance of High School Musical begins this week! Show dates are March 21, 22 and 23 (plus a matinee Saturday afternoon).  Show time is 7:30pm.  There are still tickets available for purchase.  Please contact the main office 658-5361 for any inquiries.

Congratulations goes out to Grade 12 student Lauren Harris for being named as the NBIAA South/West Basketball Player of the Year.

Congratulations to our girl’s and boy’s hockey teams on a great season.  The girls’ season finished up on Friday during Regionals against Leo Hayes High School and the boys against CDJ on Wednesday. I would like to thank our coaches Mrs. Sherry Harris-Murray, Mr. David Harris and Ms. Natalie Duplesis along with our faculty advisors, Mrs. Rebecca Thompson and Mrs. Roz Richard for their work and commitment with our girls’ program. Thank you to our boy’s coaches for another successful season and continued commitment to our boy’s program,  Mr. Greg Flynn, Mr. Brad Kirkpatrick and Mr. George Oram, team manager Mrs. Pam Clark and faculty advisors, Ms. Carrie Shea and Mrs. Christina Barrington.

World Down Syndrome Day is March 21st ROCK YOUR SOCKS!!!  Why socks? Because chromosomes look like socks and people with Down Syndrome have an extra chromosome.  Calling all SAINTS, how creative can you be with your socks to support World Down Syndrome Day on Thursday!

Schedule for the week:

Monday March 18th – Regular Schedule 

11:00 am IDEA Centre Presentation – Grade 10 students Auditorium.

5:30 pm monthly meeting of the Parent School Support Committee (PSSC) – Learning Commons. 

Tuesday March 19th – Regular Schedule

11:00 am IDEA Centre Presentation - Grade 11 students in the Auditorium.

3:40 pm PBIS Committee meeting – Guidance Center

Wednesday March 20th – Regular Schedule

9:15 ESST meeting – Guidance Center.  

11:00 am Navy Coop Opportunity presentation – Grade 11 students – Auditorium. 

2:30 pm Engineering Presentation – Grade 10 and Pre Cal 11 students – Auditorium.

Thursday March 21st – Study Hall/Saints in Action Schedule –

Schedule as follows:


Study Hall/Saints in Action






Rock Your Socks”. 

** 7:30 pm – Opening Night High School Musical! – R.S. McMurray Auditorium

Friday March 22nd – Professional Learning for staff.  ** No classes for students **

Upcoming Events

Grade 9 Immunization Clinic – March 26, 2019

Annual Dave Patterson Girls Volleyball Tournament – March 30th, 2019

Parent Teacher Interviews:

Thursday, April 4th 4:30 PM – 7:30 PM. 

The afternoon session will be held on Friday, April 5 from 1:30 – 3:30p.m.


Have a great week!