December 5, 2016

December 4, 2016


Some sunshine today! Now that felt nice! Only a couple weeks until the break.  Here is the what’s coming up This Week At HDSMS: December 5th. 

Information To Share:

Term Two Starts: Monday is the first day of Term Two, which includes a switch in Explorations for all students.

Christmas Hampers: Our Skyhawk Elves have been busy collecting toys, food, gift cards and cash for our Christmas Hampers. We have 21 of our own HD Stafford families we are supporting. If you would like to help, please bring your donation to the office or your teacher. We also have a gift basket draw on right now with a pair of Sony Noise Cancelling headphones as the main prize. Tickets can be purchased in the main office. Draw is on

North Pole’s Got Talent: Please mark down on your calendar Thursday Dec. 15th Block 7/8 “North Pole’s Got Talent.” All students welcome to audition Dec 5/6 @ lunch. Please talk to Mr. Cavalli for more information. 

A MidSummer Night’s Dream Rehearsal Schedule: For the December schedule please click here

Athletics Schedule: We have a lot going on with regards to athletics so please click here each week to see the latest schedule.

Intramurals Schedule – Games will begin after the eating period (11:35am) in the small gym. No one needs to leave class early, no spectators, no food or drinks. Games TBA

PAC Update: Our HDSMS PAC Facebook Page is now up and running!!!! Be sure to click here and follow us!

What’s Up At LSS: Each week Langley Secondary puts out a blog celebrating the awesome things going on there.  Here is the latest edition of What’s Up At LSS

Community Announcements: Often HD Stafford gets valuable information from community organizations in our surrounding area. These will be shared on the following link. This week we have the following:

None This Week

Professional Learning: Here are a few of the professional learning articles, websites and videos I have “scooped” to  Leadership With Purpose: Random Curation of a Passionate Educator Be sure to check out the following:

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Up-coming Dates


First Day of Term 2. Explorations Switch

Passion to Lead 3:00 – 5:00pm in Community Room

Grade 8 Boys Basketball v ABC at 3:30pm


Band Practice at lunch

Grade 8 Girls Basketball v ABC at 3:30pm


Code Yellow Lockdown Drill – Time TBD

Friendship Club 3:00 – 4:30 in Community Room

Lego/Robotics Club 3:00 – 4:30 in Robotics Lab

Student Choir Practice at lunch

PUCKS – Learn To Skate 2:00 – 3:30

Grade 8 Boys Basketball v LCS at 3:15pm


Grade 8 Girls Basketball v LCS at 3:15pm


Report Cards distributed at end of day

Skyhawks Invitational Basketball Tournament

PUCKS – Hockey 2:00 – 4:30

HD Stafford Middle School

20441 - Grade Crescent, Langley
BC, V3A 4J8
Phone: 604-534-9285
Fax: 604-534-8986