Counting down to the SJHS Virtual Graduation

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Saint John High presents the "Spring in Our Step" Art Show

by Amber Young - Tuesday, May 10, 2022

This year the Saint John High School Grade 11 and 12 Visual Art Students are thrilled to be back in person showing off their masterpieces at Paris Crew Gallery.

The student's beautiful work will be on display beginning May 7th at the Gallery located at 62 Water Street. Artwork on display includes still life paintings, large landscapes, and independent pieces from the IB students.

A celebration will be held on May 13th, 2022, from 5-7pm. We encourage all to attend to support our talented students.

This year we have a new venue for our show, Paris Crew Gallery. This gallery is a centre for creativity in Saint John, offering a space for a unique variety of artists. They have generously offered to host our show and event.

Erika Brow

Rugbyfest XXXI Champs

by Jeff Warr - Monday, April 25, 2022

Congratulations to our Boys Rugby Team for winning the A division banner at Rugbyfest XXXIl held at RNS. The SJHS Greyhounds remained undefeated over the weekend with convincing wins over Harbourview, Fredericton and Fundy High School before getting challenged in the final by host RNS. SJHS experienced growth and vast improvement throughout the tournament and looks forward to regular season play that will begin on Saturday.

Team members are: Colton Wright, Tai Chau, Aiden Lynch, Chad Alexander, Nate Jensen, Logan Steeves, Matt Watson, Iain Warr, Gavin Giddings, Connor McNamee, Reid Calder, Ben Coates, Brayden Robinson, Carter Tobin, Kohen Alderman, Josh Gaudet, Ronald Vair, Logan Lambert, Aidan Sparks, James Jeffrey, Ejub Balihodzic, Kayden Paris, Will Messer, Tristen Mullin, Daniel Do, Bryan Gagnon, Noah MacDonald, Dominick Godreau, Jon Gray.

Leadership class gives Easter donations!

by Todd Robertson - Thursday, April 21, 2022

We would like Celebrate members of Mr. Benjamin's PE Leadership class for donating several "Easter Egg Baskets" of goodies to our neighboring elementary school, Prince Charles Elementary School. The gifts were personally delivered by a few leadership students; the gesture was well appreciated from the elementary school. As a required component for this class, students are to provide volunteer service hours around their school and community. Way to go Hounds!

SJHS believes supports Community Partnerships!!

Parent Teacher Interviews this upcoming week

by Webstaff - Friday, April 8, 2022

On Wednesday and Thursday of this week, April 13th and 14th, SJHS will be hosting Parent Teacher Interviews.

The meetings on Wednesday evening, 4 pm - 7pm will be Virtual, while the meetings on Thursday ( 9am - 11 am) will be In Person. Thursday's sessions must be booked ahead of time.

We invite you all to click on the link below and select an option for meeting with your students' teachers.

Please note that there will be no school for the students on Thursday.

** After opening the link, please select a service, Wednesday or Thursday, before looking for the teachers.**

Parent Teacher Interview Link

Pom Poms for the WIN!!!

by Caroline Christie - Saturday, April 2, 2022

Once again all teams faced many changes in the way students could play and compete due to ever changing Covid restrictions and work disruptions. Unfortunately, our cheer team, despite hopes of having a more normal year, were denied the opportunity of live competition. All cheer teams across the province faced challenges of sick teammates and changing routines. Despite all these obstacles, our Lady Hounds strutted, flipped, and shimmied their way to their back-to-back banners in the filmed provincial finals this March. Thank you to our coaches, Leanne Charlton, Michelle Oliver, Kennedy Collins, Shelby Hughes and our tumbling coach, Gary Forbes.

If you would like to see the finals, try this link.

Course Information Evening for Guardians and Students

by Webstaff - Wednesday, March 23, 2022

On Thursday, March 24th, Saint John High School will be hosting 2 information sessions for guardians.

The first session at 6 pm will be a General Information Session for guardians of students in grade 9, 10 or 11 who would like more information on the Course selection process. This session will be presented by our two guidance counselors, Mr. Todd Robertson and Ms. Mary Ashton.

Link for first session - General information session

The second session will be at 7 pm and this session will be for students and parents who are interested in the IB programme. This session will have a grade 10 IB focus, however students interested in grade 11 IB are welcome. Ms. Lutz, our IB Co-ordinator will be presenting this session.

Link for second session - IB Information session

Grade 12 Student Naser Alnaser: From EAL Student to EAL Mentor!

by Tori Roberts - Tuesday, March 22, 2022

Naser Alnaser is a grade 12 student at SJHS who is currently working as a peer mentor in an English as an Additional Language class. The most impressive part is that he was a student in that same class just three years ago!

Naser is originally from Syria. He fled with his parents and five siblings due to war back in 2013. His family became refugees in Jordan before finally arriving in Saint John in 2016 when Naser was only 11 years old. He spoke absolutely no English at the time.

When he arrived at SJHS in grade 9, Naser became a student in our EAL class. It was a great experience for him: "Everyday we were learning something new and improving our English. It was a diverse class that celebrated everyone, and I never felt different from anyone else."

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Hounds Hockey Season Finale

by Iain Warr - Sunday, March 20, 2022

Our Hounds Hockey team celebrated Senior night and concluded the season with a convincing 5-1 victory over the Saint Malachy's Saints in front of a large gathering of students, family and friends at the LBR on Wednesday evening.

It was a perfect send off for graduating players, Aidan Stackhouse, Alex Higgins, Justin Remillard, Kohen Alderman, Josh Cahill, Chad Alexander, Jesse Melanson and myself.

Despite covid restrictions, temporary shutdowns and an unconventional high school experience for players and students, Hounds hockey has seen growth, consistency and improvement to its program. This is in large part to the hard work and dedication of some amazing volunteers.

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