Senior School - November 24 / 2017

ICE Winter Camping Parent Information Night - December 7th at 6:00 p.m.

All Grade 9 parents are invited to attend an Information Night on Thursday December 7th at 6:00 p.m. at 1320 Yonge St. Ms Lossing, an ICE teacher, and Craig Lawrence, the owner of Snow Forest Adventures, will be present to review all aspects of the trip with parents. We will review the details of the excursion, explain preparation and packing, and answer any questions.


Senior School Play: ZAP!

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Mark your calendars! The Senior School play ZAP by Paul Fleischman is opening soon. We hope to see you at one of our performances. 

Dates: November 30th, December 1 and December 2, 2017

Time: 7:00 p.m.

Location: 1320 Yonge Street;  Drama Room

Tickets: You can purchase your tickets HERE.

 

 

 


A Successful Debate Team Season

While November has been a busy month on the debate calendar, the York School debaters continue with their successful season. On Tuesday, the 21st of November, coaches Grace Nolan and Shannon Barber took four debaters to Country Day School to participate in the Provincial Qualifier for the National Public Speaking Championships. The students had to compete in four categories - debate, impromptu speaking, persuasive speaking and interpretive reading. When the results were tallied, Georgia Samuel and Ben Singer tied for fifth in Debate, Ben Singer was 6th in persuasive speaking and Ryan Cho was 6th in Interpretive Reading. Overall, Ben Singer finished 7th and Ryan Cho finished 9th, guaranteeing them spots at the Senior National Public Speaking Championships in Winnipeg in February.

In addition to Ben and Ryan's success, debaters Sean Lavery and Jack Evanowich will be competing at Selwyn House in Montreal at the annual National Oxford Cup Championships. At this tournament, Sean and Jack will be competing amongst the best debaters in the country to earn a spot at the International Oxford Cup in England in March.

Congratulations and best of luck, debaters!


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