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September 05, 2017

Howdy partners! HCC's fourth annual agricultural day is this Friday! There will be lots of food and you can even pre-order a 7 or 8$ combo today or Wednesday to help avoid those big line ups. Student council will be around first period and will be in the cafe at lunch to take orders. Don't forget to lasso up yer dawg, pig, cow, horse, goat or whatever farm animals ya got! Y'all can sign up to bring in yer animals and yer tractors and yer homemade pies for the pie contest outside room 115. So get all gussied up in your best plaid and jeans, and come on down on October 20th to HCC's AG day! Yeehaw!


Hey Cens! There will be a LINC meeting today at lunch in the chill room, just outside of the cafeteria. All are welcome to join


Pull out your bingo cards Cens! Last weeks call was I, infect

Today's call is N, nauseous 


Our Chaplaincy Team is kicking off our Thanksgiving outreach with the Centurion Cares Coat Collection!  We are looking for donations of gently used or new coats, mitts, hats and boots of all sizes.  Your donations will help support youth and their families in our local community.

Donation boxes are located outside of the chapel from until Friday October 20. For more information please see our chaplain, Natalie.


Attention all music students, past, present and future! You can travel with the music students to Western on Wednesday, October 18th to watch the Symphonic Band perform an original composition celebrating Canada's 150th birthday! The cost is $10 and forms are available in the music room. This includes transportation and a clinic at Long and McQuade. See Mr. Santarella for more details.


All archers and those interested in archery are welcome to come to the gym after school for practice on Friday.


Mathletes, Mathletes, Mathletes!!! Mathletes club will meet at lunch today in room 210. We hope to see some new members joining us.


The Chaplaincy Team meets this Thursday at lunch in room 117.  We will be brainstorming ideas for the coming year.  All are welcome to attend!  


All girls interested in joining the girls hockey team are asked to meet in room 221 at the beginning of lunch on Wednesday. Again, all girls interested in joining the girls hockey need to meet in room 221 at the beginning of lunch on Wednesday.


Art Club, Art Club, Art Club! The art club will meet today after school in the art room. We will be painting our official HCC Foosball table and begin planning the props for The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee. New members are always welcome, no experience necessary.


"There will be a meeting this Thursday at lunch for all girls in grade 9 and 10 who are interested in trying out for the junior girls volleyball team. Please meet in room 212 at the beginning of lunch."


Attention Cross Country team! We leave for Tri-County Championships tomorrow morning at 8:00am, sharp. Please come dressed in your warm gear and get right on the bus for Springwater. If you have any questions, please see Ms. Metler sometime today.


Good morning 25th Annual Putnam County Bee cast! There is a rehearsal for Chip in the Music Room today at the beginning of lunch. No other rehearsals today, but be sure to check the schedule every day for future rehearsals. 

Attention Junior Boys Basketball players.  Practice is cancelled for today after school.


Attn all football players. There is a meeting today at the start of lunch in Rm 206. If you are on the football teams, you need to attend.


From the guidance department:


Just a reminder to Dual Credit students that no classes will be taking place this week.  You can keep up to date using your Fanshawe Online account.




Thank you to all of the students who came out to the SHSM information meetings.  Please return your registration forms to Ms. McNally in guidance.  All students must be registered by October 25th! 


Grade 9s, have you thought about Take Our Kids To Work Day yet?  Have you decided where you are going to spend your day on November 1st?  Please return your forms to your period 6 teacher before October 26th.  If you are having difficulty securing a workplace to visit, see Ms. McNally for ideas.