Don Ross Middle School

Four Phases of Mitosis

Science 9 students use play doh to create the 4 phases of mitosis. Various colours help to differentiate parts of the nucleus. Individual creations aid in learning the phases of asexual cell division.

Indoor Track Meet 2018

What an incredible day – congratulations to all of the colour teams – all of the students who competed with integrity & staff who supported their teams to the very last second! Congratulations to the yellow team who won by 4 points!! Thank you to the organizers and visionaries!

“In the Know” Family Information and Networking Sessions

FamilySmart-ITK-Poster-Squamish-Feb-6-2018

A poster is attached above (click the link) for the “In the Know” education and networking sessions. The upcoming topic will be “Collaborative Problem Solving” by Dr. Ross Greene. This is an excellent webinar for parents who encounter challenging behaviour in their children. Dr. Greene also addresses challenges with ADHD. Feel free to share with your staff and families that might be interested in the topic.
 
A friendly reminder, “In the Know” sessions are for caregivers and parents caring for child/youth with mental health challenges.

Vancouver Theatre Sports

Taz and Sarah Dawn from Vancouver Theatre Sports came to present an amazing show entitled “Made in Canada!” Many of our students (and Mr. Guerin as well) volunteered to be a part of this hilarious show making sound affects, being arms, and sharing their injury stories! Check them out online or on Instagram for info on all their new shows!

Indoor Track Meet

This is a big week here at DRMS as we ramp up for the much anticipated Indoor Track Meet on Friday!

Last week students met with their teams and chose team captains and art directors. Tomorrow, January 23rd, students will participate in a sport skill relay.

Wednesday, January 24th, & Thursday January 25th, are tug-of-war preliminaries!

Friday is the big day full of fun and exciting events! Make sure to wear your team colours to each event!

Labor Market Outlook

Labour Market Outlook: The British Columbia Labour Outlook: 2017 Edition can help to support students, teachers and parents to get the most up-to-date information on the occupations and skills that will be in demand in BC over the next ten years. For more information about BC’s labour market information, please visit WorkBC’s webpage. If you have questions, please contact workbcinformation@gov.bc.ca.

Shelf Life

Library @ Lunch Series

Our Library is a hub of activity with flourishing research and critical thinking during class time and creative fun at lunch time.  Click here to read Shelf Life, our library newsletter.

Don Ross Middle School

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