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Talk Mail - Thursday, May 3rd, 2018

​WHAT'S HAPPENING AT BERNICE MACNAUGHTON HIGH SCHOOL
THURSDAY, MAY 3rd, 2018


There will be no school for students tomorrow, Friday, May 4th due to NBTA Council Day


Come connect with community agencies and organizations that can help support the transition of students with exceptionalities in life after high school. There will be school and district staff at the event to help guide you through the day which includes a keynote speaker and presenters as well as information booths. This event wiil take place at Bernice MacNaughton High School on May 12th from 9am to 12pm.
Presenters:
Parent of a student who has successfully transitioned into Adulthood - Connie Melanson-
Savoie -Inclusion Advocacy
Josee Leger-NBCAL: Social inclusion Coordinator
Mariah Malone-NBACL: Independent Facilitator
Jennifer Kennedy-NBACL: Transition Facilitator


Highlanders for Mental Health will be collecting essential items such as unscented toiletries and toothbrushes during Mental Health Week, May 7th to the 11th. There will be a homeroom competition as well as daily theme days that week. Highlanders for Mental Health is a student- led initiative supporting the Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Unit and the Youth Wellness Unit at The Moncton Hospital. The Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Unit (CAPU) is a 6-bed unit that works with youth from ages 6-16 from all of South Eastern New Brunswick; these youth often arrive without, or run out of during their stay, basic items such as toiletries. During their stay, these young patients receive important help and services for their struggles with their mental health, mental illness and addictions. Our goal is to collect essential items and raise funds for the units during Mental Health Week, May 7th to the 11th. ...and we need your help. For more information please visit to the BMHS website.


We are looking for parents to help decorate the stage for Awards Night, which is Tuesday, June 5th. You would be needed for a couple of hours that afternoon. Contact Mrs. Natasha LeBlanc whose email is on our school website if you can volunteer.


Bernice MacNaughton is accepting donations of new and gently used footwear of all sizes, seasons and types (boots, cleats, sneakers, flats, and high heels), even single or odd shoes or boots until May 9th. These items are being collected in support of an innovative non-profit organization called Soles4Souls which creates sustainable jobs and provides relief through the distribution of footwear in over 127 countries in need. Your donations will go to those who need them most all around the world. Please drop donations off in the blue Soles4Souls box outside the main office