Haney Happenings: October 6, 2017

HANEY HAPPENINGS Friday, October 6, 2017

Today’s Block Order D – E – F – G – H

October Upcoming Events

9th Thanksgiving

13th Photo Retake Day

16th Grade 11 Awards Block Y

17th Earthquake Simulator

18th WE Day

19th Shake-Out BC

20th Non Instructional Day (Province Wide)

23rd Collaboration

25th Halloween Dance 7:00 pm

26th Student Led Conferences 1pm – 4 pm and 6 pm – 8 pm

30th Grade 10 Awards 10:00 am

Grade 9 Awards 10:30 am

Thunder Café Store is Open!  Come by and see us. If you are interested in volunteering and seeing the benefits in the store, come see us at Club Day.

First meeting of the Thomas Haney Hip Hop Club will be on Tuesday, October 10th, at lunch in room 1135!

All Biology 12 Students:  Please go to the Suddaby Room if you are free today, Thursday, October 5, first block to see

Dr. Jones Lecture on Drugs and the Digestive System.

Darius McManus, Francesca Andreolli, Anna Hawboldt, Raleigh Northam, Izzy McCreary, Talia Boyce and Rylee Hollywood, please see Mr. Wiens in the Career Centre.

Attention French 11 and 12 students: If you are interested in going to Quebec City and Montreal in February with students from GSS, please e-mail Mme Harmon (andria_harmon@sd42.ca)

Interested in exploring the National Parks of Southern Utah – Bryce Canyon, Escalante, Zion Park?  Come and get more information from Ms. Fischer and attend the parent meeting on Wednesday, October 11th at 6:30 pm in room 2010.


Please note: the school district amended the calendar and moved the stat day from Friday, November 10th to Monday, November 13th. Students should make this correction in their planners:

On p. 63, 64 Thursday, November 9 is now a regular school day (block order GHABC), Friday, November 10 is a non-instructional day and Monday, November 13 is the stat for Remembrance Day.

Mexican exchange students, Student Council and Leadership are doing a bake sale on October 10, 11, 12, & 13. All the money raised will be donated for earthquake relief in Mexico. Come purchase some baked goods or donate money to help this worthy cause.

THSS Clothing and Grad Hoodies will be on sale next week.  Samples will be available Mondays, Wednesday, and Thursdays outside the rotunda by the intramural board for the next month.  Sizes are a little different, so please try on before ordering.

Order forms and pictures of what is available will be on the board next to the intramural board.

All orders are due by Wednesday, October 25

Photo retake forms are available in the office.  You must have this form completed with payment to have retakes.  Photo retake day is October 13.

Crazy Bread Tuesdays is coming to Thomas Haney! Pick up a 4 piece for $2.50. Where? – outside the Thunder Cafe! When? Every Tuesday at lunch!  See you there!!!

The schools FSO (Fruit Salad Organization) meets in Mr. Takasaki’s room off of the English Great Hall, “shifted to THURSDAYS” at lunch.  Hope to see you there!! 


1) Intramural Dodgeball for grades 9 & 10.  Check the schedule the tournament starts next week.

2) Intramural Volleyball sign up has now been posted.  Sheets will be taken down on Oct 19.

You will sign up with a partner or as a single, then the PE department will make the teams. Please only sign up if you intend to show up.  The Volleyball tournament will start in mid-November, after the grade 8 Dodgeball tournament has been completed. 

GRADE 8 and 9 BOYS OPEN GYM BASKETBALL will be held on Wednesday and Friday mornings at 7:00 am. 

Any students wanting to play basketball at lunch in the gym need to bring in their own ball.

Cross Country practices will be on Tuesday’s right after school. Meet in room 2140.

Calling all equestrians- if you love horses and you would like to join the Equestrian Academy students on a field trip out to the Mane Event in Chilliwack on Oct 20 (it’s a Professional day so you won’t miss any school) please see Mrs. Evans for a permission form. The cost will be $25 including admission and transportation.

All theatre students- if you want to attend Motown the Musical in Feb. please sign up on the theatre callboard outside the video studio.


Auditions for supporting roles for the upcoming production of “It’s a Wonderful Life” will begin next week. Go to the theatre callboard beside the video studio for info on how to audition and to sign up for an audition time. All THSS students in ALL grades are welcome to try out.


Friday 6                                 Grilled Turkey Burgers

Roasted Root Vegetable Bisque