Night School Registration

Night school registration is now open.  Classes are available for ENGLISH, MATH AND SCIENCE ONLY. Registration is running from today until September 26th. Registration must take place through your guidance counselor. Please come to guidance and make an appointment to register.

Study UK Information Session

The British Council Canada is hosting an event for students and their parents to attend their information session – Study UK – Shape Your Future!, on September 29th from 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm at the Albany Club in Toronto.

You must register for the event.  More details are posted on the Student Services Bulletin Board or in Student Services.

Practice SAT Test

Any grade 10 or 11 students interested in writing the Practice SAT Test MUST see Mr. Baker in the Guidance office to register.  The cost this year is $25.00 and must be paid to receive your preparation materials as we only have 15 tests available.  The test will be on Wednesday, October 11 in the morning.  See Guidance for more details.

Attention singers

This is the last call for singers to perform the national anthem for the Ancaster Avalanche Hockey team. Auditions will be held today in the music room at the beginning of lunch.

Dodgeball Resumes Today

The Dodgeball Tournament continues today at lunch…please check the schedule in Gym AB tunnel for game times.  There will be no Dodgeball on Tuesday.  All playoffs will start on Wednesday.

Terry Fox Run Thursday Sept 28 at 1:50pm

Ancaster’s Terry Fox Run/Walk will take place Thursday Sept 28th at 1:50pm.  The PLF class would like to ask that your class help us reach our goal of raising $1 for every kilometer that Terry Fox Ran in his Marathon of Hope.  Terry ran 5373 kms.  If each student and and staff member donated $5, we could reach our intense fundraising goal!  Your period 3 teacher will have an envelope to collect your donations.  If your class raises the most money, the PLF class will throw your class an amazing PIZZA PARTY!

Cross Country

The cross country competed in their first meet last Thursday at Christie Conservation. Despite the extreme heat and humidity, all our athletes ran very well and represented Ancaster with pride. Some notably finishes included Emma M who placed 4th in the midget girls race, James W  who placed 18th in the midget boys race, and Kyle M, who placed 11th overall and lead the junior boys team to a second place overall finish. It was certainly a great start to the season! The team is reminded of practice today after school. Please inform the coaches if you can not attend. See you there!

DECA Tuesday Meeting

DECA DECA DECA! Training and information meeting on Tuesday at lunch in room 113. New members are welcome. See you there!


will meet in room 25 today.

Field Hockey

Congratulations to the Field Hockey team for their win last Thursday.   Despite the heat, the team persevered and won 2-0 over Churchill.  Team members are to be excused at 2:00 pm today for their game against Sherwood.  Ladies, be sure you have your forms and lots of water.

Grade 9 Boys Soccer

All interested Grade 9 boys who would like to be on the Grade 9 soccer team need to attend a meeting at 11:10 today in room 112 to pick up forms that need to be completed before you can attend practice .  Practices are Tues, Wed, Thurs, and Friday this week from 3:00-4:00.