Thursday, 16 November 2017

Announcements November 16, 2017

Announcements November 16, 2017

·        Be the change you want to see in the world, starting with your community! Donate to Coats for Kids with anything such as: coats, gloves, scarves, and hats.  Teachers, students will be around during period 3 to collect any items you may have collected and thank you for all your assistance. Students, starting Monday morning a table will be set up in the atrium where you can drop off your coats or other items, inform the student volunteers, at the table, who your third period for a chance to win the pizza party.

·        A reminder for all junior girls on the list there is a tryout tonight right after school at 2:15....get there ASAP. Thank you

·        In curling action last night our very own Wildcats played 2 nail biting games. The first game against Massey came down to the last few rocks in the house but came up with a loss for Villanova. Our second game against Holy Names had a slow increase of rocks in each end, to result in a win. Ms. Tellier is very very proud of her teams after seeing such great teamwork on the ice. Next game Monday

·        Reminder that ALPHA is meeting tonight after school. ALPHA is a group open to all students at any time. Join us for soul-searching discussions and heartwarming food. Join us in room 211 after school until 4:00. All and anyone welcome anytime!

·        Yesterday the boys' hockey team won the Sandwich Early-bird Tournament, with a record of 4-0.  The team only allowed 2 goals in the four games, a great start to the season.

·        Would all swim team members please come to a brief meeting in the atrium at this time regarding Tuesday's meet.

·        Just a reminder that VILMUN is hosting the November conference Monday after school from 2:30-4:00; Security Council on Pakistan, India and the Kashmir; all students are welcome, come and sign up to represent a country at room 131 for model UN.

·        The Villanova weight room will be closed Thursday November 16 due to parent teacher interviews.


·        Today in the La Nova Villa Café, located in room 107, we are offering our Homemade Jumbo Pizza Slice with 2 new toppings of Grilled Chicken and Bruschetta and the Canadian with Bacon, Mushrooms and Pepeproini, and we are also offering Penne with Blush Sauce and Grilled Chicken.  Hope to see you there. We are also ready to change the tongue twisting name of our Cafe to, "The Flying V Pizza Company and Cafe".

Wednesday, 15 November 2017

Announcements November 15, 2017

Announcements November 15, 2017

·         Good luck to our Villanova curling teams on their games tonight against Massey and Holy Names High School. Game time is 3:45 at Roseland Golf and curling club.

·         Art club is cancelled tonight, it will resume next Tuesday night.

 Today in the La Villa Nova Café, located in room 107, we are offering our Homemade Jumbo Pizza Slice with four choices of flavours. We are also offering Crispy Chicken Ranch Wraps with fries and salad. Hope to see you there!

·         A reminder to the Sr. Girl’s Basketball team that your uniforms are due today. Thanks.


·         One final reminder that tomorrow is the last day to add canned goods to your classroom totals. It's a very tight race across all grade levels right now and it will probably come down to the difference of 2 or 3 can goods to decide who's getting the homeroom breakfast!

Tuesday, 14 November 2017

Announcements November 14, 2017

Announcements November 14, 2017

·        Attention boys' hockey team.  A reminder that there is practice at 3:00 today at the Vollmer.  See Mr. O'Keefe if you can't make it.

·        Congratulation goes out to both of our Villanova curling teams on their two wins last night against Holy Names. Final scores were 10-3 and 8-2. Practice tonight teams.

·        Junior boys’ basketball tryouts (Grade 9-10) tomorrow morning at 6:30

·        Have you ever felt like wanting to help someone even with the slightest gesture? Look through your closet and see if you have any winter clothes such as coats, scarves, gloves, and hats. Help bring warmth to families around the community, donate your winter gear that you no longer use to Coats for Kids!

·        Today in the La Nova Villa Café, located in room 107, we are offering our Jumbo Pizza Slice both regular and gourmet as well as Burgers and with Fries and Salad, Penne Amatriciana Sauce with Bacon.  Hope to see you there!


·        GSA members who would like a hoodie, please come to room 202 at the beginning of lunch for sizing.

Monday, 13 November 2017

Announcements November 13, 2017

Announcements November 13, 2017


·         The Coats for Kids campaign is starting today. Please help individuals in our community keep warm this winter by donating your unused winter coats, hats, gloves, and scarves. Look through your closets for any items that are in good condition and are not being used. During period 3, students will be visiting classes to promote this wonderful event. Thank you!

·         Art club is Wednesday this week instead of Tuesday.

·         Curling season is about to begin! Tonight at Roseland Golf and Curling Club our very own Wildcats will be going head-to-head with the Holy Name Knights. Best of luck villy curl!!

·         Reminder to all senior girls interested in playing volleyball, practice continues tonight at 4:00.

·         All girls interested in trying out for the Junior Girls volleyball team are reminded of their try-outs tonight at 4:00.

·         The 3rd annual Life Skills Talent show will be next week, on Tuesday, November 21st during period 2.  It is a $2 buy-out on a whole class basis.


·         Model United Nations is having our November security council meeting next Monday November 20th after school. The crisis will be Pakistan, India and the Kashmir region. Please join us; anyone participating should come and claim a country to represent if you have not yet, for Monday 20 at 2:30-4:00 all are welcome. Model UN- "It's your turn to change the world!"

Friday, 10 November 2017

Announcements November 10, 2017

Announcements November 10, 2017

·         All girls in grade 9 and 10 are invited to try-out for the Villanova Junior Girls Volleyball Team starting this Monday at 4:00. Also, please sign up on the list outside the Phys. Ed. office. Again, Junior Girls Volleyball try-outs are this Monday at 4:00 in our gymnasium.

·         A reminder that Monday is the kick off to our Christmas Canned Food Drive. Students are asked to bring in 5 can goods or food items and dress down on Monday. The homeroom competition will continue until Thursday, so don't forget to ask your parents to pick up a few extra grocery items this weekend to contribute to your classroom totals.


·         Students in Grade 11 and up – the annual CORNERSTONE WEEKEND sponsored by Sacred Heart Church is approaching.  This retreat weekend takes place at Sacred Heart Church Friday November 24th – Sunday November 26th.  Applications are available at the Campus Ministry Office.  Space is limited, so register today.

Thursday, 9 November 2017

Announcements November 9, 2017

Announcements November 9, 2017


·         Today in the La Nova Villa Café, located in room 107, we are offering our regular and specialty Jumbo Pizzas, Crispy Chicken Ranch Wraps, Perogies and Red Pepper Potato Soup. Hope to see you there!

·         The GSA will meet today! New Members are always welcome! If you have first lunch the meeting will take place in room 202 and second lunch people will meet in Room 104.

·         Students in Grade 11 and up – the annual CORNERSTONE WEEKEND sponsored by Sacred Heart Church is approaching.  This retreat weekend takes place at Sacred Heart Church Friday November 24th – Sunday November 26th.  Applications are available at the Campus Ministry Office.  Space is limited, so register today.

·         Message from Campus Ministry, for the month of November the book of remembrance is available in the Chapel to write a person's name in it who has passed away.


·         Good Morning! This is a reminder there is an ALPHA meeting tonight.  Come join us to enjoy food and friendship and meaningful conversation - tonight's menu: chili, hot chocolate and candy! Everyone and anyone is welcome at 2:30-4:00 in room 112.

Wednesday, 8 November 2017

Announcements November 8, 2017

Announcements November 8, 2017


Today in the La Nova Villa Café, located in room 107, we are offering our 4 types of Jumbo Pizza; Pepperoni, Canadian, Cheese and Bruschetta with Chicken, Also, we are offering Penne with Meat Blush Sauce and Grilled Bacon Cheddar Burgers.
Hope to see you there!

Members of the Senior Girls Basketball team are reminded that uniforms are due back this week. Thank you.

Last night in junior football action, Villanova was defeated by St. Joseph's by a score of 20 to 9. After going down by 14, the Wildcats answered with a 70 yard drive with strong running from Mike Colicutte, Josh Rosa and Owen Kempster. Owen Kempster scored on a 5 yard run to bring the Wildcats to within 7, but Villanova could not complete the comeback. Despite the loss, the team is to be congratulated on a great season. Well done Wildcats!

This is a reminder that the Social Justice Committee will be meeting after school today in room 206.

Tryouts for Sr. Boys basketball begin tonight at 5:30.

Attention Sr. Girls volleyball tryouts will continue today after school at 2:30.

There's a curling team meeting in room 203 after these announcements. That's room 203 with Ms. Tellier immediately after these announcements.


Art club is tonight until 4:00.