Gonzaga Book Club

Are you interested in expanding your horizons and creating connections with people who share the same love of reading?

Come join Gonzaga’s all-new Book Club every Day 4 at lunch time in Room 306 and inspire your lexicon as we delve into the creative worlds of our beloved authors.

Duke of Edinburgh Program – Leader Orientation Workshop

The Provincial Award Office will be holding a FREE Leader Orientation Workshop in St. John’s at Gonzaga Regional High (Room 201) on Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014 from 6 – 9:30 p.m.
Long-time, new and prospective adult leaders are welcome!You must register by emailing the Duke office at nl@dukeofed.org. You are welcome to circulate this training to any organizations or groups who may be interested. Trudy Carlisle, Executive Director, is available to answer questions. her number is 753-0423.


Gonzaga won the 2ND PLACE SR. GIRLS SCHOOL TEAM and 2ND PLACE SR. BOYS SCHOOL TEAM in the province!

Chantal Barnes also won the SPORTSMANSHIP MEDAL for the Sr. Girls Race.

Our top 5 girls and top 5 boys travelled to Springdale this weekend and ran against 52 runners in the Sr. Boys 5k and Sr. Girls 3k divisions. They had great team spirit and determination and travel with them was a real delight! We are proud to call them Vikings!

Members of the Sr. Girls Provincial Team include: Brooke Riggs, Chantal Barnes, Danielle Seviour, Hannah Cooke, and Kelsea Fulrong.
Members of the Sr. Boys Provincial Team include: Jonathan Taylor, James Crawley, Dylan Short, Michael Connors, and Ryker Richard.

Congratulations to ALL members of Gonzaga’s Cross Country Running teams -including those who did not qualify for or could not not attend this particular competition.  They raced and practiced with our provincial teams this season and helped build the team spirit that lead to their success. (Matthew Hickey, Christine Ellsworth, Julie Canning, Katelyn Rumsey, Alex Browne, Jenny Bent, Erin Fradsham, Dawson O’Neill, Andrew Tuck, Kathleen Shea, Jessica Fleming, Cayley Hodder, Jayme King, Jenny Biles, Quinn McGettigan) Thank You!


Math Help Centre

Gonzaga’s Math Help Centre is open every Wednesday from 3:00 – 4:00 in Room 208.

Students from any math course who may need some extra help are encouraged to attend.  The tutors are level 3 Calculus students as well as one of the math department teachers.  It is an informal setting where students can do homework, assignments or just do some extra practice.

All students are welcome.

Senior Boys Volleyball Schedule

Senior boys volleyball schedule 2014

Oct 23 – School closed for remainder of the day

Due to a break in a city water main line, Gonzaga will be closed for the remainder of the day.

Bus will arrive for students between 10: 45 and 11:30.

RISE Awards-now open for applications

The Research Inspired Student Enrichment (RISE) Awards competition is now open for another year.

Last year there were 26 applications from across Newfoundland and Labrador, a number we hope to increase this year. RDC’s RISE Awards provide up to 15 students with the amazing opportunity to attend research-related summer enrichment programs focused on science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). The award covers all costs, including travel to prestigious institutions in Canada, US or to the Arctic. These awards are available to top Newfoundland and Labrador high school students completing Level II in June 2014. The application deadline is November 5, 2014.

RISE iPhone 6 Giveaway

We’re also thrilled to announce that, as part of our promotion efforts on our social media platforms, we’re giving away an iPhone 6! Help us spread the word about RISE by heading to our Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn pages where you can enter our iPhone Giveaway contest, find information about our programs, and get access to updates on what’s new at RDC. Be sure to like and share the contest as well as entering your email.

The guidelines and application are available on our website, www.rdc.org/funding/rise.

If you require further information on RISE, please feel free to contact Andrew Simmons, Account Officer with RDC by telephone at (709) 758.0913 or by email at programs@rdc.org.


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