HS DAILY – Tuesday, May 16, 2017



Congratulations to the following filmmakers on their nominations for awards at the Kanto Plain Film Festival coming up this Saturday 20 May, in our own Tanner Auditorium:

Sasha Aronson, whose film The Wish is nominated for Exemplary Achievement in Fiction Film and Excellence in Writing, Directing, Photography, Editing and Sound
Emily Chen, whose film The Significance of Sleep is nominated for Exemplary Achievement in Non-Fiction and Excellence in Writing, Editing, Visual Effects, Production Design and Animation
Sarah Guanato, whose film Summer ’16 is nominated for Exemplary Achievement in Expressive Film and Excellence in Photography Editing, and Sound
Rei Ishii, whose film Gate is nominated for Exemplary Achievement in Fiction Film, and Excellence in Production Design and Animation
Shiho Sugito, whose film Feather is nominated for Exemplary Achievement in Expressive Film and Excellence in Photography

Come and support these filmmakers and see all of the festival’s short films, including more YIS films by Rei Masuya, Julynn Chen, and Justin Cheetham.

Festival Screening 10:00am – 12:15pm
Lunch 12:15pm – 1:15pm (*You can order your lunch in advance from Dragon Dining online and we will have it waiting for you – see the website for details. Pre-orders only – we will not be selling lunches at the festival)
Judges Panel and Q & A 1:15pm – 2:15pm
Presentation of Awards 2:15pm – 3:00pm

See the website at bit.ly/KPFF2017 for details and to order your lunch in advance. We hope to see you there. (Mr. Pitter)


  • HS Athletics/Activities

Open Turf – Tuesday -HS Girls Soccer. All who are interested are welcome to come. Prior experience on a team is not required.

Volleyball World Cup
– Friday, May 19th, in the gym at 4:15 with the semi-finals and finals! (Mr. Tananone)

  • Grade 10

Thank you to the tutor groups which have offered valuable feedback on the personal project. Your teacher will take time with you this week during morning tutor to finish this task. Everyone should add to the Skills Padlet individually, whereas the review document can be compiled as a class. (Ms. Katy)

  • HS Book of the Day

This horrifying fantasy novel turns the everyday chalk drawings into the stuff of nightmares. #hsbookoftheday (Ms. Katy)


Just a reminder to complete the survey sent to your school email to provide StuCo with feedback on events we planned and issues we addressed this year in order to better plan for next year. The link is below:

Regards, (HS StuCo)

  • Students (Repeat)

Could the following students please meet in M201 tomorrow(Tuesday) for a very short meeting at 10:40am. Please be prompt. Thanks, (Mr. Stanworth)

​Jess Love, Allison Barton, Tessa Coutts, Abbey Barton, Vienna Gallagher, Haruna Doi, Marleen Walther, Hana Chapman, Reina Kitamura and Julynn Chen.

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