Victoria Day: Monday, 18 May
El Salvador Fundraising Dinner
On Monday, 11 May, our school held a fundraising dinner to raise funds for the projects to be completed during the 2015 El Salvador Service Trip. Many thanks to all parents involved in the Organizing Committee and prize sponsors for a great night! Thank-you also to Christian Johnston '15 and his mother, Mrs. Lisa Johnston, for sharing their experiences of El Salvador and to Mr. Dennis Kuzenko for his presentation on the various projects completed during El Salvador service trips over the past several years as well as the plans for the trip this summer.
Spring Music Concert
Congratulation to all of the students involved in our annual Spring Band Concert which was held on Wednesday, 13 May. The performances of all of the various bands and the Choir were exceptional and truly enjoyed by all in attendance. On behalf of our school community, I would like to thank Mr. Robert Gardner and Mrs. Jacquie Jackson for their excellent work in our Music Program at St. Paul's. Thank-you also to Fr. Michel Boutilier Ms. Andrea Marks, and Mr. Denis Costa for their assistance in our Music Program.
Spring Music Concert Program
Congratulations Mr. Havixbeck
Mr. Havixbeck was recognized by his former student, Richard Jung '10, as a teacher who made a positive impact on his learning and decision about studies at University. This June, Richard is graduating from the University of Manitoba with an Honours degree in Biochemistry and credits Mr. Havixbeck for his excellence in teaching biology and for his support and encouragement during his high school years at St. Paul's. Mr. Havixbeck received this recognition at the 23rd Annual Students' Teacher Recognition reception at the University of Manitoba this week. Congratulations to Mr. Havixbeck for receiving this recognition and for his ongoing commitment to excellence in teaching!