Monday, 24 April 2017

ANNOUNCEMENTS April 24, 2017


ANNOUNCEMENTS April 24, 2017

 

·      All Sr, and Jr Football players must meet in the atrium ASAP for a very important mtg

 

·      The weight room will be closed tonight due to the staff meeting.  See you Wednesday.

 

·      Attention all badminton player practice tonight at 2:30.....if you cannot attend you need to see Mrs. LaPorta sometime today!

 

·      The following students are to come down and see Mr Crep immediately in the Phys.Ed office to pick up their package of forms :

Jacob Cruickshank

Ayden Drago

Jack Amyot

Christian Piazza

Andrew Chisesi

 

·      Junior Boys Soccer players are reminded all forms and payments are due back to Mr. Crep no later than Wednesday April 26th.  Practice continues tonight at 4pm

 

·      Good morning! We are having a zinc initiative this week to collect used up AA batteries to help kids with zinc deficiency! Each homeroom teacher is asked to put a bin out and collect the batteries! The class with the most batteries by this Thursday will win a food prize.

 

·      Get your teams ready Wildcats because dodge ball is coming your way. Forms will be handed out during both lunches all week. Money and forms are due prior to MAY 3RD and the tournament will be held on May 10th.

 

·      Would all athletes planning to participate in WECSSAA Track and Field this year please go to room 111 for an important meeting at 12:00 today.

 

·      Attention Period 4 teachers: please dismiss the members of the Sr. Girls Soccer team at 3:00 today. Thank you.

 

Monday, 10 April 2017

ANNOUNCEMENTS April 10, 2017


ANNOUNCEMENTS April 10, 2017

 

·       Junior boys soccer tryouts go outside tonight and Wednesday at 4pm.  Be sure to be changed and ready to go for 4pm sharp on the side practice field. 

Mr. Crep

 

·       Tryouts for the girls softball team will continue after school today, Tuesday and Thursday.

 

·       Calling all singers, dancers, musicians, actors, comedians and students with interesting talents. This years talent show will be at the end of May. Auditions will start after Easter. Start preparing your acts now. See Mrs. Brunet in the music room to schedule an audition to be apart of this great event.

 

·       All badminton players are reminded about the mandatory practice tonight at 2:30.  Practice will continue tonight and Wednesday at 2:30 for both junior and senior team members.  Good luck to the team who will be competing in regional`s this week on Tuesday and Thursday.  Members who have not paid for their uniform shirt are reminded to bring there money, and all badminton forms should be in to Mrs. La Porta before practice today.

 

·       Attention staff and students. April is Daffodil Month which is a fundraising initiative for the Canadian Cancer Society. To help support this very worthy cause, Villanova Youth Troop will be selling daffodil pins in the atrium this Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday on both lunches. Please make a donation and wear your pin to show your support. To further support this cause, this Wednesday is "Light It Up Yellow Day" and all students are encouraged to wear yellow accesories with their regular school uniform.

 

 

·       Attention All Students Interested in the Armed Forces Co-op Next Year:

 

You must attend an important meeting with your parents tonight at the Armouries at 7:00.  Even if you have not yet registered on Forces.ca, you must attend tonight's meeting with your parents if you intend on doing the army co-op next year.

 

Please stop by the Co-op Office if you have any questions.

 

 

Thursday, 6 April 2017

ANNOUNCEMENTS April 6, 2017


ANNOUNCEMENTS April 6, 2017

 

Today in the La Nova Villa Cafe lunch will be cancelled due to previously scheduled events, but to compensate we will have 2$ pizza on Tuesday and who knows this may become 2$ Tuesday.

Sorry for the inconvenience.

 

Yesterday the Jr boy’s hockey team opened the Belle River tournament with a pair of victories.  They defeated St. Joes 5-1, and Kingsville 2-0.  Goal scorers were Josh Benett, Jaxon Boucer, Derek Berdusco, and Jacob Cruikshank with two each,

 

Junior Boys soccer tryouts will move outdoors next week on Monday and Wednesday after school at 4pm. 

 

Today's tryout for the girl’s softball team has been cancelled due to inclement weather. Tryouts will continue on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday next week after school. Please see Mr. Roehler or Ms. Curran if you have any questions.

 

Calling all singers, dancers, actors’ comedians and students with interesting talents. This year’s talent show will be at the end of May. Auditions will start after Easter. Start preparing your acts now. See Mrs. Brunet in the music room to schedule an audition to be a part of this great event.

 

Potential Graduates.  Here are 2 very important reminders for you . . .   If you wish to be recognized at graduation with a silver cord for earning 100 or more community service hours, your hours must be submitted to Student Services by Thursday, April 27, 2017.  If you fail to submit your hours by this date, you will not receive a Silver Cord.   No exceptions.   Also, graduation applications and your payment of $60.00 to cover the cost of the rental of the cap and gown are now overdue.  This was due on Monday, April 3rd.  We are extending this until this Friday, April 7th.  Please be sure to not miss the deadline as we will be ordering these items from the rental company soon.

 

Now that the Gibson Gallery art exhibition is over, Ms Burke's semester one artists who had item on display at the gallery can now pick them up in room 111.

 

Would all Youth Troop members who have not yet picked up their t-shirts please Ms. Nolan with their $15 payment in either room 221 or prep room 6. T-shirts are to be picked up by tomorrow.

 

Attention Junior Girls Soccer:  There will be a tryout Friday 2:30 until 4:00 after school in the Gym.  Indoor shoes only.

 

Fresh off their trip to OFSAA, the ladies hockey team opened the Belle River tournament in dominant fashion with a 7-0 win over Kingsville and 9-0 over Sandwich.  Claire Beaudoin gained the shutouts while eleven players netted goals.  Scoring two each were  Annalise Gignac, Kaycyn Hernandez, Rebecca Misiasz, Kim Primeau and Ally Schembri

 

Monday, 3 April 2017

ANNOUNCEMENTS April 3, 2017


ANNOUNCEMENTS April 3, 2017

 

Hey Wildcats, do you enjoy running, jogging or just walking with friends? If so, how about joining the Villanova team for a 5K Run for Rocky Finale event, this coming Sunday, April 9th along the Detroit River. If interested see Ms. Marentette for details in room 202.

 

Junior boys soccer tryout continue Tuesday and Thursday this week indoors at 6:30am.

 

There is a VILMUN SPACE conference tonight after school in the conference room; Jessica Paglia will chair. This meeting will end by 4:00; VILMUN space conference in conference room at 2:30 tonight after school.

Thursday, 30 March 2017

ANNOUNCEMENTS MARCH 30, 2017


ANNOUNCEMENTS MARCH 30, 2017

 

·      ATTENTION STUDENT COUNCIL MEMBERS! Today's meeting has been POSTPONED UNTIL NEXT THURSDAY APRIL 6TH. Please inform other members. Thank you & GO WILDCATS!

 

·      Reminder to both junior and senior badminton players practice tonight at 2:30.  Please see Mrs. La Porta if you cannot attend.  If you have not yet picked up and paid for your badminton shirt please bring you money to practice today!

 

·      Hey Wildcats, do you enjoy running, jogging or just walking with friends? If so, how about joining the Villanova team for a 5K Run for Rocky Finale event, Sunday, April 9th along the Detroit River. If interested see Ms. Marentette for details in room 202.

 

·      A first cut list has been posted for the Junior boys soccer team.  Morning tryouts for those on the list continue next week on Tuesday and Thursday morning at 6:30 am in the gym.

 

·      Hey Villanova Wildcats If you have any pictures you want to see in the yearbook, then here are some options for you: Twitter....@villyyearbook Facebook Page... Villy Yearbook 2017 APP... Replay It....

 

·      Attention to all student council members, there will be a mandatory meeting this Thursday, March 30th. There will be a special event to discuss, a spirit week and also dodge ball tournament preparation. All members must attend to be involved with these activities. Have your rides ready for 3:30. Have a great day! 

Tuesday, 28 March 2017

ANNOUNCEMENTS MARCH 28, 2017


ANNOUNCEMENTS MARCH 28, 2017

 

·      Art club has been moved to tomorrow night.

 

·      Any girls who are interested in trying out for this year's softball team are to attend a meeting at the end of period 1 on Wednesday. If you cannot attend please see Mr. Roehler.

·      Attention all students who are writing the literacy test this Thursday: Extra help is available in Conference Room B upstairs near the elevator on both lunches. Come in to ask questions, see a sample test or get feedback on practice exercises. All OSSLT writers are welcome.

·      Attention junior girls soccer:  there will a tryout tonight at 5:30 in the gym.  please bring your running shoes.

 

·      A reminder that Junior boys Soccer tryouts continue Wednesday morning indoors in the gym at 6:30 am sharp.  New players are still welcome to tryout as we have not yet made first cuts.  Please see Mr Crep if you have any further questions.

 

·      Attention to all student council members, there will be a mandatory meeting this Thursday, March 30th. There will be a special event to discuss, a spirit week and also dodgeball tournament preparation. All members must attend to be involved with these activities. Have your rides ready for 3:30. Have a great day! 

 

Monday, 27 March 2017

ANNOUNCEMENTS MARCH 27, 2017


ANNOUNCEMENTS MARCH 27, 2017

·      Just a reminder that the weight room will be closed tonight Monday March 30th due to the staff meeting. See you Wednesday

 

·      To all members of the junior girls volleyball team there will be a brief meeting today at 12:45 in the phys ed hallway.

 

·      Congratulations goes out to Jake Rosa, Cole Welsh and Chris Francia who were selected to take part in the Pro Hockey Life High School Showcase game on April 27th at the Vollmer Centre.  This game features some of the best players in Southwestern Ontario and will be coached by Mr. Talerico and members of the Leamington Flyers coaching staff.  Great work boys.  

 

·      Sr. Girls Soccer practice will be after school today at the Novelletto Complex until 4pm. Also, would Avery Brown, Sophia Bellaire, and Kristen Swiatoschik please report to room 218 immediately following these announcements.

 

·      A reminder that Junior boys Soccer tryouts continue Wednesday morning indoors in the gym at 6:30 am sharp.  New players are still welcome to tryout as we have not yet made first cuts.  Please see Mr Crep if you have any further questions.

 

·              Attention all grade 10 students - extra literacy help is available today on both lunches. Students can come with questions about next week's literacy test and can practice sample questions. Come to Conference Room B near the elevator upstairs. Anyone writing the literacy test on March 30th

 

·      Congratulation to the Sr badminton team who participated this past weekend in the Vista tournament.  Special congratulations to Matt Veselinovic who took home the silver in boys single play.  Teams both Jr and Sr are reminded about practice tonight at 2:30.  Please bring your money for your shirts if you have not yet purchased yours.

 

·      Attention all grade 9 and 10 girls interested in playing on the Junior Girls Hockey Team  please sign up on the sheet outside room 219.  There will be a practice this Thursday after school at the Libro.  Tournament is April 5th and 6th.

Friday, 24 March 2017

ANNOUNCEMENTS MARCH 24, 2017


ANNOUNCEMENTS MARCH 24, 2017

·      Students who received a notice regarding the next set of math contests are reminded that their responses are due today to either Mrs. Hyland or Miss Baltrusiunas.

 

·      With today's warm weather, Track and Field athletes are invited to get extra training in.  See you at 2:30. Any students who are interested in joining the track and field team are still welcome to do so.  Come prepared with outdoor running gear and meet on the track after school on Monday. Have a great weekend.

 

·      The weight room will be closed after school today. Workouts will resume on Monday.

 

·      Attention grad 9 and 10 girls interested in junior soccer:  there will be a sign-up immediately following these announcements in room 118.  Tryout will be next week. 

 

·      Congratulations to the figure skating team for their strong performance at the South Western Ontario High School Competition yesterday. Of particular note was Hailey MacKay's 2nd place finish in her free skate event. We would like to bid farewell and good luck to our two senior skaters, Nicole Frowley and Sophia Beluli, and thank them for their commitment to the team over the past four years.

 

·      Attention jr and sr badminton teams next practice for both teams will be Monday at 2:30.  The practice times for the rest of the week will be posted outside the phys-ed office on the calendar...... please check them out. Sr team members participating in the tournament this weekend bring your permission form to Mrs. La Porta now if you have not done so.  All team members are reminded to bring in their money for their shirts.

 

·      Would the semester one science students who were interested in going to the Ontario Science Centre please see Mrs. Russo or Mr. Carosella for details and permission forms. Those students who already have permission forms should hand them in ASAP to reserve their seat on the bus.

 

·      Junior Boys Soccer tryouts continue Monday morning at 6:30 am sharp indoors in our gym.  Please use the phys.ed entrance - doors will be open at 6am.

 

·      Hey wildcats, there will be a mandatory student council meeting Thursday March 30th. Since there will be lots to discuss, all members must be there and new members are always welcome. Thank you & see you then

 

·      Attention all grade 10 students - extra literacy help is available today on both lunches. Students can come with questions about next week's literacy test and can practice sample questions. Come to Conference Room B near the elevator upstairs. Anyone writing the literacy test on March 30th is welcome

 

·      Attention Sr. Boys Soccer team... our next practice will be Monday at 5:30... that's Monday at 5:30 in the gym.

 

Tuesday, 21 March 2017

ANNOUNCEMENTS MARCH 21, 2017


ANNOUNCEMENTS MARCH 21, 2017

 

·       Art club is cancelled tonight.

 

·       Attention all members of the senior boys soccer team. Practices this week will be Wednesday at 2:30 and Thursday at 5:30... both in the gym. That's Wednesday at 2:30 and Thursday at 5:30.

 

·       Attention Wildcats:

Tomorrow you will have a chance to show your support to our Best Buddies program and help those in need. Best Buddies provides social support to students with Special Needs. Bring in $2 and 3 cans you can dress down and help support this awesome cause! We encourage you on this day to also Rock Your Socks for World Down Syndrome Day. Wear your craziest socks when you dress down!

 

·       The next Sr. Girls soccer practice will be tomorrow at the Novelletto Complex from 2:45-4:00. Please bring $5.

 

·       Students who wrote the Waterloo math contest on February 28th can obtain your results from Miss Baltrusiunas or Mrs. Hyland.

 

·       Last call!

Any Grade 12 students who are currently or have previously took SCH4U chemistry and would like to write the Chem News exam contest on May 11 2017, please sign up ASAP on the list outside of room 228.

 

·       This is a reminder to all Junior Boys' Hockey players that permission slips and fees for the London Cup are due Wednesday.  Please give them to Mr. Talerico at practice or sometime throughout the day. 

 

  • To all Europe travelers.  Ms. Bastien and Mrs. Voegeli would like to thank you for an outstanding trip.  The success of our journey was entirely possible because of the extraordinary caliber of students that you all are.  Your enthusiasm, curiosity, sense of comradery and openness to explore new opportunities helped to create unforgettable memories.  You made us as teachers proud and represented our school in the best way possible, with kindness, smiles, fellowship.

 

·       All Jr & Sr Football players need to see Mrs. Coste in Rm 133 immediately.

 

 

Monday, 20 March 2017

ANNOUNCEMENTS MARCH 20, 2017


ANNOUNCEMENTS MARCH 20, 2017

 

·      All music rehearsals will be resuming this week. Junior band on Monday, choir on Tuesday, jazz band on Wednesday and senior concert band on Thursday. All rehearsals run until 4pm.

 

·      Reminder to all boys trying out for the Baseball Team that the next practice is today  at 4pm in the gym.  Thank You!

 

·      Attention jr and sr badminton team members practice resumes tonight at 5:30 for the sr. team and tomorrow for the jr team at 4:00.  Check the schedule and calendar outside the phys-ed office for practice times for the next 2 weeks. 

 

·      Junior boys soccer tryouts begin tomorrow Tuesday march 21st.  tryouts will take place at 6:30am sharp indoors in the gym.  please use the phys.ed entrance.  again junior boys soccer tryouts begin tomorrow morning at 6:30 am in the gym. 

 

·      Students: On Wednesday March 22nd you will have a chance to show your support to our Best Buddies program and help those in need. Best Buddies provides social support to students with Special Needs. On Wednesday if you bring in $2 and 3 cans you can dress down and help support this awesome cause! We encourage you on this day to also Rock Your Socks for World Down Syndrome Day. Wear your craziest socks when you dress down!

Thursday, 9 March 2017

ANNOUNCEMENTS MARCH 9, 2017


ANNOUNCEMENTS MARCH 9, 2017

 

·       There is a junior concert band rehearsal tonight after school.

 

·       The Villanova senior concert band achieved Silver in Music Fest London yesterday. They performed three pieces of contrasting style. The many hours of rehearsal have paid off for the group of 35 musicians.  Mark your Calendars for May 17th where you can hear this award winning band. Congratulations to all the members.

 

·       Congratulations goes out to Luca Chiandussi who beat his personal best at OFSSA these past two days! And Billy Grebe who took home the gold in 50 M freestyle and silver in 100 m free style swim! Congrats to all swimmers who were part of this years team! We will have a team photo after March break. Thank you to Coach- Cody Fields, teacher moderators Mrs Ibrahim and Mrs Chiandussi and a helping hand Mr Gombai.

 

·       Any Grade 12 students who are currently or have previously took SCH4U chemistry and would like to write the Chem News exam contest on May 11 2017, please sign up ASAP on the list outside of room 228.

 

·       VILLANOVA UNITED NATIONS TEAM will meet tonight in lieu of yesterday's meeting. Meeting will be concluding dialogue on climate change... VILMUN meet in room 131 at 2:30 tonight after school...

 

·       Today in the La Villa Nova Cafe we are offering Jumbo PIzza Slices and Grilled Chicken Caesar Wraps and Garden Salad.  Hope to see there.

Tuesday, 7 March 2017

ANNOUNCEMENTS MARCH 7, 2017


ANNOUNCEMENTS MARCH 7, 2017

 

·      Attention all boys (grade 9 -12) interested in trying out for this year’s baseball team.  The first practice is tonight at 2:30pm in the gym.  Please bring clean running shoes, hats and gloves.

 

·      The LCC is closed today due to the blood drive.

 

·      Any senior science student that would like to visit the Ontario Science Centre for biology or chemistry-themed activates and presentations are asked to see Mrs. Russo or Mr. Carosella this week for information. This invitation includes those students who took science last semester.

 

·      Any grade 11 chemistry student, including those that took the course last semester, are invited to write the University of Waterloo's Avogadro exam. Please see Mr. Carosella for details.

 

·      Did you know that there are now 4 new names of elements on the periodic table? If you like science and art, here's your chance to do both. The University of Waterloo is holding a contest to design a graphic square for the new elements as part of an international periodic table project. See Mr. Carosella in room 225 or the science office for details.

 

·      Did you ever want to study science abroad, such as in New York, Boston, France or Spain? How about for a semester at the Ontario Science Centre or even just for a couple of weeks this summer at McMaster University? All of this is possible. See Mr. Carosella in room 225 or the science office for details about these unique study opportunities.

 

·      The cafeteria will be closed on Thursday morning between 7:30 am -8:30 am for the Great Start Breakfast.

 

Monday, 6 March 2017

ANNOUNCEMENTS MARCH 6, 2017


ANNOUNCEMENTS MARCH 6, 2017

 

·       Villy weight room will be closed today Monday March 6.

 

·       This is a reminder that there will be a Junior Boys' Hockey tryout after school today at 3:30pm.  If you are unable to make the tryout please see Mr. Talerico sometime throughout the day.

 

·       A big thank you to all those who signed up to donate blood tomorrow, Tuesday March 7th.  The blood drive will be held in the LCC. Stay hydrated, get a good night's sleep, eat a good breakfast and remember to bring picture ID with you tomorrow. Student cards are acceptable.  To anyone still wishing to sign up please see Ms. Russo in the science prep room or room 224.

 

·       Attention all girls who plan on attending the Sr. Girls soccer tryouts tonight and Wednesday: the time of the tryouts has been moved to 2:45 until 4 o'clock. Please attempt to go straight to the Novelletto Complex immediately after school today. Don't forget to bring $5 and your own soccer ball.

 

·       Also, if you haven't signed up for the tryouts please see Mr. Corazza in room 218 immediately.

 

·       The senior concert band has a rehearsal tonight after school.

·       The choir has rehearsal Tuesday night, and the junior concert band has rehearsal Thursday night.

·       Jazz band is cancelled on Wednesday this week.

 

·       Attention all boys (grade 9 -12) are invited to try out for this years baseball team. Tryouts begin this week in the gym. Tuesday at 2:30pm ,Wednesday at 5:30pm ,Thursday at 2:30pm.

Please bring clean running shoes, hats and gloves.

 

·       Any senior science student that would like to visit the Ontario Science Centre for biology or chemistry-themed activites and presentations are asked to see Mrs. Russo or Mr. Carosella this week for information. This invitation includes those students who took science last semester.

 

·       Any grade 11 chemistry student, including those that took the course last semester, are invited to write the University of Waterloo's Avogadro exam. Please see Mr. Carosella for details.

 

·       Did you know that there are now 4 new names of elements on the periodic table. If you like science and art, here's your chance to do both. The University of Waterloo is holding a contest to design a graphic square for the new elements as part of an international periodic table project. See Mr. Carosella in room 225 or the science office for details.

 

·       Did you ever want to study science abroad, such as in New York, Boston, France or Spain? How about for a semester at the Ontario Science Centre or even just for a couple of weeks this summer at McMaster University? All of this is possible. See Mr. Carosella in room 225 or the science office for details about these unique study opportunites.