Graduation Activities

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Dear Parents/Guardians of 2015 Bishop Reding Graduates Please be aware that the 2015 Grade 12 Bishop Reding Graduation Celebration will consist of two events, namely the Prom to be held at the Oakville Conference Centre on May 29th, 2015 and the Graduation Ceremony to be held at the Burlington Convention Centre on June 23rd, 2015 at 7 p.m. Students have already purchased tickets for the Prom and are aware of the rules and expectations. For the Graduation, due to the seating availability … Continue reading

Milton Rotary Youth “Gold” Volunteer of the Year Award

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Denise Engelbrecht, a graduating student of Bishop Reding, has been awarded the “Gold” Youth Volunteer of the Year Award by the Milton Rotary Club. This award is an acknowledgement of Denise’s exemplification and demonstration of community leadership through volunteering. Denise has an exceptional community service record that goes far beyond the required 40 hours of community service needed to graduate. Outside of school, Denise has assumed numerous leadership roles in the Milton Sea Cadets, has volunteered for the Milton Street … Continue reading

The Senior B.R. Mock Trial Team Wins Silver Medal at the Ontario Central-West Mock Trial Finals

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On May 7th the B.R. Senior Mock Trial Team competed at the Halton Region Mock Trial Tournament, and qualified for the Ontario Central-West Region Finals held the next day. At the multi-board competition the BR team submitted, questioned, and cross-examined with some of the best teams in Ontario, making its way to the Championship trial, with Justice Trimble of the Superior Court of Justice hearing the case at the Milton Courthouse. B.R.s Mock Trial Team came away with the Silver Medal … Continue reading

Bishop Reding Continues To Rank Amongst The Best

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Bishop Reding Continues To Rank Amongst The Best Schools In The Province Dear Bishop Reding Families – The provincial rankings of our secondary schools has recently been published and we are very proud to announce that Bishop Reding continues to rise to the top as we close in on the highest ranked high schools in Ontario. Please click the link below to see how our community ranks amongst those in the rest of the province. Here at the school, we … Continue reading

We Are BR – Celebrating Excellence in Academics, Arts and Athletics

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Celebrating Excellence in Academics, Arts and Athletics March has been another month filled with countless exciting events for the Bishop Reding community. On March 3rd, our drama students competed in the Sears Drama Festival. A big congrats goes out to all of the actors, as well as the director, Olivia Gemma. Their raw talent and hard work paid off, earning them an award for “Good Ensemble.” Buen viaje! On March 13th, a group of BR students and staff took off … Continue reading

Python’s Pit

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Two Bishop Reding Finalists in the Python’s Pit!! Bishop Reding is well-represented in the annual Python’s Pit challenge once again. Python’s Pit, organized by the Rotary Club, and sponsored by many area businesses, is kind of like a Dragon’s Den that provides an avenue for creative, entrepreneurial students of Halton Region to pitch their business concepts and product ideas in front of a live audience and a panel of real business moguls from the community. Out of a field of … Continue reading

Adventures in Citizenship

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Congratulations to Grade 11 Bishop Reding student, Alysha Alvas, who has been named the sole winner of the Milton Rotary Club’s “Adventures in Citizenship” program. Alysha has been chosen to represent Milton and will travel to Ottawa in May and be given the opportunity for a “behind-the-scenes” look at how government works, meet peers from across Canada and discuss issues facing Canada today. Alysha has been awarded this phenomenal opportunity because of her exceptional Community Service record. Outside of school, … Continue reading

Congratulations!

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Congratulations to Simran Singh, who has been chosen as BR’s ambassador to attend this year’s Central Ontario Leadership Seminar to be held for 3 days in May at the University of Toronto’s Mississauga Campus. COLS is a non-profit charitable organization whose mission is to seek out, recognize and develop leadership potential in approximately 120 grade ten high school students from all over central Ontario. The weekend has a full itinerary from the moment the students arrive Friday morning to the … Continue reading

Women As Career Coaches

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On the evening of March 26th, teachers Rita Langill and Anne Putica acting as mentors, along with almost 30 female students from Bishop Reding, were inspired by several spotlight speakers and numerous mentors at the eleventh annual Women as Career Coaches evening held by the Halton Industry Education Council at the Burlington Convention Centre. The annual evening is designed to involve a variety of women from different occupational pathways to help young women become better informed about the many options … Continue reading