Monthly Archives: April 2015

Announcements for Thursday, April 30, 2015

Congratulations of a fantastic XhibitArt15 showing and reception last evening at the Todmorden Mills Paper Gallery on Pottery Road.  The event was catered by our award-winning Culinary Arts department and entertainment was provided by our Jazz Band.  Special congratulations to Aninda Poddar and Hali Brookson whose works won the AGO Award and to Catrin Nin and Abrar Razze whose works won the Above Ground Award.  All four paintings were the first purchased.  C. Jokinen

The “Make a Splash” contest for Toronto students is now open for entries!  The City of Toronto and RBC invite you to enter the “Make a Splash” contest and tell us why it’s important to you that we keep Toronto’s waterways – our rivers, streams, creeks, and our great big lake – clean.  One elementary and one secondary school will each win $5,000 towards a project to green their school, courtesy of RBC.  Entries will be accepted until May 22nd at 5:00 p.m.                   J. Romani

A reminder that the Tennis team will be practicing again tonight.  Tryouts for singles play will begin at 4:00 p.m.  All students must attend.  Please see Ms. Glover after school in Room B21 if you are unable to make it.  B. Glover

Did you chose Co-op for next year?  Great!  However, you are not in the program yet!!  Next, you will need to come for a brief information session in the Auditorium next Monday, May 1st at the beginning of lunch.  You will need this information to understand what you will need to do next before the end of this school year.  See you there!  D. Tucker

If you are interested in learning about mindfulness meditation as a way to cope with stress, sign up for a lunch and learn on Wednesday, May 6th with Ms. Filice.  A. Filice

Danforth’s Table Tennis team defeated North Toronto yesterday in the quarter finals.  Way to go team!  H. Kwan

The Girls Soccer team played hard against Riverdale CI coming back from a 2 goal deficit with a goal scored by Li May Hu late in the second half.  Great effort and work ladies.  Go Redhawks!!  R. Cranswick

A reminder to all Baseball players there is a meeting at lunch in Room C72.         K. Nizich

Track and Field!  The Danforth Track team competed in the Birchmount Mini-meet yesterday.  John Reston finished 3rd in shot put, while Dante Jackson won his heat in the 400 metres.  J. Vidovich

The Chem Club will be meeting today in Room C06 during lunch.  J. Durairaj

Announcements for Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Many people have already bought their Prom tickets and their swag grad sweaters!  Those people will be rocking the Prom.  There are still limited tickets left.  They are on sale outside of Room B08 at lunch until May 1st.  Get their quick before the tickets run out!!  A. Lajeunesse

This is a reminder that today there is an Aboriginals and Allies Club in Room C46 at 11:45 a.m.  Bring your lunch and see you there!  M. Huycke

Attention all Danforth Basketball players!  There will be a team meeting tomorrow at lunch in Room C72.  K. Nizich

Champions of the Mind!  This is a reminder of our lunch meeting today in Room A12.  T. Maestri

Don’t miss XhibitArt15, Danforth’s 8th annual art show at the Todmorden Mills Gallery.  The opening reception is today from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  Come check out the masterpieces created by our talented artists.  Music provided by the DCTI Jazz Artists and light refreshments catered by our award-winning Culinary Arts department.  G. Wilson

Just a reminder that the Danforth Coed Ultimate Frisbee Club meets on the field and not in the North Gym at lunch today.  A. Charbonneau

Are you skillful with Macs, Windows or Linux computers?  Interested in meeting people that love technology?  Don’t miss your chance to join the DIGITAL HUB!  Meet in Room B01 today after school.  B. Glover

Announcements for Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Congratulations to the Girls Soccer team for their 3 to 1 win against Western Tech.  The team put in a great effort for their first game.  Great shooting by Emma who scored the 3 goals.  Keep up the good work for Wednesday’s game against Riverdale CI.  Go Redhawks!!  R. Cranswick

The sun is shining and Tennis season is here!  The Tennis team will practice today at 4:00 p.m. at Riverdale Park.  Bring your racquets and water bottles.       S. Holyer

The Coed Volleyball team travelled to York Mills last Friday for an invitational tournament.  With outstanding team work and play by all team members we won second place at York Mills.  Go Redhawks!!  A. Hwang

If you are planning to go on the tour to Paris and Rome next March Break, please complete and return the questionnaire emailed to by today.  Didn’t get one? Please leave your name and correct email address with either Ms. Fludder in Room C34 or Mr. West in Room B47 today.  G. West

On Wednesday, April 29th, tomorrow, there will be an Aboriginals and Allies Club meeting in Room C46 at 11:45 a.m.  Bring your lunch, see you there!           M. Huycke

If you are interested in learning about mindfulness as a way of coping with stress, please sign up with Mrs. Filice for a student lunch and learn on May 6th.  A. Filice

Come to Room A76 at lunch today and see the hydraulic robot arm wrestling.  Bring your lunch to Room A76 today and watch the battles.  R. Tevlin

Badminton Club is cancelled until week from Friday.  Sorry.  R. Tevlin