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.

 

ANNOUNCEMENTS MARCH 3, 2017


ANNOUNCEMENTS MARCH 3, 2017

 

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

 

·      Attention all boys (grade 9 -12) are invited to try out for this years baseball team.  Tryouts begin next week.

·      Tuesday at 2:30pm

·      Wednesday at 5:30pm

·      Thursday at 2:30pm

 

·      Junior band is cancelled on Monday, the practice will be moved to Thursday next week.

 

·      The senior concert band will be rehearsing on Monday after school.

 

·      Attention VILMUN participants, there will be a meeting Monday on climate change and the environment, please see

·      or contact Ms. Ibrahim with the country you will represent by end of day today; VILMUN reps, please contact Ms. Ibrahim today with your country on the topic of climate change and the environment.

 

·      Any girls who are interested in trying out for the senior girls soccer team but haven't signed up yet are to see Mr. Corazza in room 218 immediately.

 

·      Congratulations to the following Villanova Dance Team dancers for performing yesterday at the WE day celebration for 1,000 elementary students.  They represented the Villanova spirit with excellence, commitment and passion.  Choreographed by Lauren Carlini and the dancers were Isabella Bobbie, Macaela Carlini, Samantha Crispo, Sbrina Fryer, Jessica Savoni, Devyn Kummer, Paige Docherty, Alana Dubee, and Jessica Stewart.  I was very proud to be a part of this experience. Thank you Mrs. Harris

Thursday, 2 March 2017

ANNOUNCEMENTS MARCH 2, 2017


ANNOUNCEMENTS MARCH 2, 2017

 

·      This is a reminder that Junior Boys Hockey tryouts begin today at 3pm at the Vollmer Complex.  This tryout is open to all Grade 9 and 10's.  If you cannot make it please see Mr. Talerico some time throughout the day. 

 

·      Attention any girls who plan on trying out for the Sr. Girls soccer team: Tryouts will take place next Monday and Wednesday at the Noveletto Complex from 3-4:30 pm.  If you haven't signed up yet for tryouts please see Mr. Corazza in room 218 as soon as possible.

 

·      Congratulations to our Villanova curling team on winning the honorable 'Ed Sweringa sportsmanship award’ yesterday in WECSSAA finals. This is a prestigious award that reflects a team’s true heart and dedication to not only the game but to all players in the sport. It is an award that players select the winner themselves without coach’s advisement. Way to go Villanova on showing what a true Wildcat is 2 years in a row.

 

·      All senior boys basketball members are to bring in their clean uniform to Mrs. Grondin by Monday March 6th in room 230.

 

·      Junior badminton tryouts continue tonight.  Girls at 2:30 and boys at 4:00.