Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Indigenous Committee

Hey Hawks!

Are you interested in equity and social justice issues that impact the Indigenous community? Reconciliation and Reconciliaction?

If so, we are looking for students who are interested in being a part of our Indigenous Committee here at Loyola.

Being a part of this important team will provide you with some wonderful opportunities to help to plan, organize and participate in several very important events which will take place throughout the school year. Some upcoming events include Orange Shirt Day, Red Dress Day, Treaties Recognition Week, Themed Paint activities for students and staff.

If you are interested in joining or want to learn more about us, please come to a brief meeting today after school in the cafeteria. If you are unable to make the meeting but would like to participate, please see Mrs. Scott in the main office.

Girls Who Lift

There are so many benefits for females to weight train including increased confidence, better mood, and of course improved strength, toning and definition. So if you are interested in learning to weight train come join Girls Who Lift any day Monday to Thursday in the weight room (155). See Mrs. Fu, Mrs. Walter (Previously Ms. Nunes) or Ms. Iafrate for more information.

Student Council

Are you interested in being part of this years Student Council? Calling all grade 9s for a brief meeting today after school in Room 288 if you’d like to participate.

Peer Tutoring

Attention grade 9s and 10s. Are you interested in getting some extra help with math or science? Maybe you need help with French or English? If you didn’t know Loyola has a Peer Tutoring Program. Visit the Student Services D2L page, under the Assignment tab, to apply. Or come see Mrs. Sotiropoulos in Student Services for an application form.

Jr. Boys Volleyball Tryouts

Jr. Boys Volleyball tryouts will continue Wednesday at 2:30 and Thursday at 2:30 in the gym. Please see a coach if you cannot make the tryouts.

Jr. Girls Basketball

Attention Jr. Girls Basketball Team! We have practice Wednesday morning at 6:30am sharp! Please meet in the gym ready to play.

Debate Team

The Loyola Debate Team will be holding their first meeting on Wednesday Sept. 21st after school in Room 137. New and returning members are welcome. If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Rachner.

SHSM Health & Wellness

Hey Loyola Health & Wellness SHSM fam, there is a brief but mandatory meeting after school on Wednesday in room 104. See Mrs. Coutu if you have any questions.

International University and Student Travel Expo

Canada’s largest international university and student travel expo is this Thursday, Sept. 22nd from 3pm to 8pm at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.

It is an exciting opportunity to meet with Universities from around the world many of them ranking in the Top 100. Learn about degree, certificate and diploma programs, admission requirements and scholarships.
Admission is free. Check out our D2L for more information.

Board Game Club

Board Game Club is starting up again this week on Thursday! Games Club runs weekly, every Thursday, in the Library, after school from 2:30 – 4:00. New members are always welcome.

Never played a board game? No problem! No experience required, just drop in. There is always a table looking for new players.

Contact Mr. Zoratti if you have any questions. We hope to see you there!

Loyola XC Team Training

The Loyola XC Team training will continue today. As always, athletes can submit their forms to the coaches at the beginning of practice. Other students wishing to run are also free to join the group.

Today and tomorrow we will be doing our 800m time trials on the track so plan to attend on either of those days to post your time. For today’s training, we will be meeting for today’s run at 2:40 in the atrium.

Scott, JoanneTuesday, September 20, 2022