E-NEWSLETTER: May 17, 2013



May 17, 2013

To reach Ms D. Linkewich, Principal, click here: debbie.linkewich@yrdsb.edu.on.ca

Ms. V. Bregg (virginia.bregg@yrdsb.edu.on.ca) – Students with last name A-H

 Ms. S. Cheong (suelyn.cheong@yrdsb.edu.on.ca) – Students with last name I-P

 Mr. G. Tsigaridis (george.tsigaridis@yrdsb.edu.on.ca) – Students with last name Q-Z

To send a message to our School Council click here: pierre.elliott.trudeau.hs@yrdsb.edu.on.ca


Mon., May 20
  • Victoria Day – No classes
Tues., May 21
  • Girl’s Group Workshop, Period 2 (Jajbhay, Kahin)
  • HPV Immunization Clinic, 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
  • Cheer Team Bake Sale, after school, (A. Wong)
  • Ultimate Frisbee Team to Markville S.S., 2:30 p.m. (Diep, A. Shin)
  • History and English (CHA3U\CHY4U\ENG4UE) to Markham Theatre (The Great Gatsby), 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., (Kougemitros\Schipper\Miyauchi)
Wed., May 22
  • Girl’s Group Workshop, Period 4 (Jajbhay, Kahin)
  • Ultimate Frisbee Team to Sheppard’s Bush Tournament,7:00 a.m. –  5:30 p.m. (Diep, A. Shin)
  • Gr. 12 Family Studies Iron Chef Competition, periods 3\4, (Finlay)
  • Phys-Ed classes (PAF\PPL) to Ashbridges Bay, 9:15 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., (M. Wong\L. Shin)
  • Guidance\Student Success to College visits, 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., (Jajbhay\Rees\Kahin)Varsity girls’ soccer to Our Lady of the Lady, 1:45 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., (Graham\Kowalewski)
Thur., May 23
  • Boys Baseball Team to Milliken Mills S.S., 1:50 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.(Picken, Weber)
  • Learning Strats (GLE1O1\2O1) to Jr. Achievement (in-school), 8:15 a.m. to 2:45 p.m., (Marshall\Kaba\Johnston)
Fri.,  May 24
  • SRA Day of Silence, (Maharaj)
  • Youth Philanthropy Initiative Final Assembly, period 2 in the library (Heffern)
  • Varsity girls’ soccer to Sutton DHS, 1:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., (Graham\Kowalewski)
Sun.,  May 26
  • France Exchange returns


Mon., May 27
  • Girl’s Group Workshop, Period 2 (Jajbhay, Kahin)
  • Boys Baseball Team to Playoffs – place and time to be announced (Picken, Weber)
  • Gr. 9 Geography (CGC1D1\CGC1P1 to Green Walking Tour, 8:15 a.m. to 2:50 p.m., (Keystone\C. Butler\Vig\Shep)
  • Varsity girls’ soccer to Renaissance FHS, 1:45 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., (Graham\Kowalewski)
Tues., May 28
  • Ultimate Frisbee Team to Bill Crothers S.S., 2:30 p.m. (Diep, A. Shin)
  • Room 104\105 to SNAP track and field meet,
Wed., May 29
  • Student Success to transition activities, 9:00 a.m. to 2:15 p.m., (Jajbhay\Kahin\Shep\Annette\Maharaj)
Thur., May 30
  • Volleyball class to North Shore Beach Volleyball Tournament, 7:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., (Kowalewski\L. Shin)
  • Prom at The Manor, 5:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Fri.,  May 31


Informal Grad Photo:  On Wednesday, our graduating students assembled at the front of the school for the annual “informal grad group photo”.  As is tradition, our 2012-2013 graduates were photographed from the roof of the school.  The photo will be unveiled at the grad tea on June 5.

Trudeau Bands Excel at National Competition:  This week our bands competed in MusicFest Canada.  This competition was “by invitation only” for top high school bands from around the nation, chosen from earlier competitions.  Pierre Elliott Trudeau H.S. was represented by 4 bands, one from each grade.  We are extremely proud to announce that all 4 bands received gold ratings!

Student wins Gold at Photography Competition:  Congratulations to Bowie Fan for winning a gold medal at the Skills Ontario Photography Competition.  Her photography was judged against others from all Ontario high schools.

On the pathway to Success”:  You are invited to attend and see what our co-op students have accomplished this semester at the co-op career fair on Tuesday May 28th in the library.  The fair will be open from 8:40 am – 11:25 am and from 12:55 pm – 3:30 pm.  Students will be displaying information on their job placements, related career information, and education and training. We will also have a display about SHSM and students will be able to answer questions about this program and the benefits they have derived so far.  The students are looking forward to sharing their learning and work experiences and answering questions about each of the careers profiled.


All meetings begin at 7:00 p.m. in the Library 


90 Bur Oak Avenue, Markham, Ontario, L6C 2E6

Telephone: 905.887.2216, Fax: 905.887.7783

 Ms. D. Linkewich (debbie.linkewich@yrdsb.edu.on.ca)


 Ms. V. Bregg (virginia.bregg@yrdsb.edu.on.ca) – Students with last name A-H

 Ms. S. Cheong (suelyn.cheong@yrdsb.edu.on.ca) – Students with last name I-P

 Mr. G. Tsigaridis (george.tsigaridis@yrdsb.edu.on.ca) – Students with last name Q-Z


Rashmi Swarup


Allan Tam, Ada Yeung


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