Engineering Career Night

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Leadership In Engineering The fourth annual Engineering Career Night was a tremendous success with an excellent variety of speakers from disciplines such as biomedical and electrical engineering and a great turnout of over 85 attendees. …

Reclaiming the Vision

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Mission & Heritage Week 2020 Mission and Heritage week at HNMCS is an opportunity for the girls to reflect on the meaningful influence Felician and Basilian history has had on their school community. From October …

Twice the Fun!

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Spirit Week 2020 The 2020 Spirit Week was one for the books as the fun that would normally be shared during one week was extending into two! For these two weeks, students got to dress …

Connected through Connectival

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Virtual Community Building Event Every year HNMCS organises a variety of camps and retreats to encourage cooperation, teamwork, acceptance and positive leadership. This year was no different. Holy Name of Mary College School worked with …

enCOURAGE 3: October 8, 2020

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Changing Properties of the Rock As the Head of a fairly new independent school, I am in a unique and exciting position from that of many of my colleagues. While there is a long and …

Welcome Back BBQ 2020

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What a night! What a BBQ! A big THANK YOU to our incredible HNMCS Community for coming together, for our 1st ever virtual Welcome BBQ. On Friday, September 18th families and friends gathered together in …

United in Spirit

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Terry Fox Run 2020 The Terry Fox run looked very different this year, but despite the circumstances it was still a successful and extremely fun event. While we weren’t able to participate in a school-wide …

Building a Connected Community

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Community at HNMCS After six months of being apart, the HNMCS community gathered back together on September 9 and 10. The energy as students arrived on campus was infectious. Students and staff spent the days …

enCOURAGE: September 24, 2020

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What Rock? Grant Lichtman in his book Moving the Rock goes through the challenges to school change, many of which are navigating around “attitudes” of resistance from teachers to adopting current best practices. However, the …

enCOURAGE: September 17, 2020

Carrie Hughes-Grant News

Moving the Rock With the current Covid-19 situation creating a precarious start to the school year in many jurisdictions, I thought I would begin by showing how faith helped us at HNMCS have a successful …