Reminder: Second Test Date for MASTERS Program

This is a reminder that there is a scheduled Second Test date for the Masters Program on December 18th, 2017 @ 3:30 PM

Registration will take place in front of the test room, 127. The test will commence at 3:45 PM

Please contact Daniella Fernandes if you have any further questions about this second test date opportunity @ Daniella.fernandes@tdsb.on.ca

Important note re: Information Letters:

Information letters were mailed out last week Friday, for all students who wrote the Masters exam at the end of November. If students do not receive a letter by the end of this week, they should contact Daniella Fernandes at the above listed email address. Thank you!

FIRST LEGO LEAGUE TOURNAMENT! (FLL)

On Saturday, December 9th, 2017 RCI was proud to host the First Lego League (FLL) Tournament! This will be the seventh year that Runnymede’s FIRST Robotics team (Team 1310) has run the FLL Tournament. This year, 33 teams from around the TDSB attended the tournament with about 250 students!

Fun fact: over 250,000 students in 88 countries participate! 

And we are just thrilled to be apart of this amazing opportunity for our students!

Schedule of the day:

Team Registration & Pit Setup: 7:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.

Opening Ceremonies: 8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

Speakers: Robin Pilkey, TDSB Chair,  Paul Edwards, Principal

Judging Sessions and Practice Rounds: 8:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m

LUNCH – 12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Callbacks: 12:45 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.

Official Robot Matches: 1:45 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Awards and Closing Ceremonies 4:30 – 5:00 p.m.

Some photos of the tournament!

Runnymede Collegiate Institute, Worth Studying

Winter Arts Night 2017

It was an event to remember and RCI student performers, students, families and friends of the wider community were just beaming after experiencing the outstanding performances of the evening. We want to thank everyone who attended the evening and to the many students volunteers, staff supervisors who helped to support us throughout the evening. This evening was a success because of your dedication and commitment! Thank you! A very special shout out to Ms. Laura Landauer, Christine, The Super Kids and the 9th Toronto Brownies! What an honour it was to have you open our evening. We look forward to many more collaborations! The Arts Department is just thrilled by the turn out and outcome of the evening and look forward to many more successes in the Arts at Runnymede Collegiate Institute. Here are some photos from the evening, the dress rehearsal and the Arts fest leading up to the festivities during the week! Enjoy!

Computer Sciences Education Week! RCI Hosts HOUR OF CODE!

This week marks Computer Sciences Education Week! (December 4th- 10th) The HOUR OF CODE enables students from all over the world the opportunity to engage in and try Computer Science for one-hour!  Runnymede Collegiate Institute is thrilled to be host to a number of schools including Humbercrest PS, Annette PS, Rockcliffe MS, King George and High Park for an HOUR OF CODE!

WELCOME TO ALL! and we look forward to working with you! Thank you to our RCI Tech team and student leaders for your work in preparing for this amazing event!

For further information please visit:  https://csedweek.org and https://code.org

Twitter:  @CEedWeek @CODEorg

 

Important Announcement! Re: MASTERS Program

Due to the overwhelming response by students and families who are interested in our Enrichment Program in Math, Science and Technology, (MASTERS Program) we will be having a Second Test date on:

December 18th @ 3:30 PM.

Please do not hesitate to contact us at 416-394-3210 or email Daniella.Fernandes@tdsb.on.ca  for more information. Our team will be happy to assist.

** Important note: the secondary test date will not affect students who have previously written the Entrance test on the 28th of November. Entrance letters for accepted candidates will be mailed out shortly.

Runnymede Collegiate Institute, Worth Studying.

Winter Arts Night – Dec. 6th @ 6:30 PM

Please MARK YOUR CALENDARS!

The Arts Dept. is proud to present our Winter Arts Night on December 6th, 2017 @ 6:30 PM.

On this evening, students in the Arts showcase their talents featuring Visual/ Digital Arts, Music, Dance and Drama.

Come and experience this fabulous evening and share in our RCI pride as we acknowledge and observe the outstanding work of our students.

Tickets are $3.00 (Children under 5 are FREE!)

Come and support RCI Arts! See you on December 6th @ 6:30!

MATH NIGHT! School Council

Next Monday, November 27th, 2017 @ 7 PM Our School Council Meeting will focus on Math Help.

We are pleased to welcome Christine Luchies from TVO as presents the “Ask A Tutor” Site Live!

Come and learn about your High School Student’s school and how you can help them navigate through the High School Experience!

Please contact us anytime @ 416-394-3210 for any inquiries!

IMPORTANT REMINDER! MASTERS ENTRANCE TEST

This is a very Important reminder to all of those interested in our Runnymede Collegiate Institute MASTERS Program.

The Entrance Test is scheduled for November 25th, 2017. 

Registration begins at 9:00 am 

Entrance Test – 9:30 am 

Please do not hesitate to contact us directly at 416-394-3210 and our team will direct you to the Masters team who will be happy to assist you.

We know you are making the BEST choice for your student. And look forward to seeing you!

Runnymede Collegiate Institute – Worth Studying.