70th edition of Maytime Melodies & Maytime Gala!

The North Toronto Music Department proudly presents
the 70th edition of Maytime Melodies, and our first ever Maytime Gala!
  • Thursday, May 12th and Friday, May 13th – 7:30pm – tickets $10
  • Saturday, May 14th – Maytime Fundraising Gala – 6:00PM – tickets $25*
Featuring the bands, choirs and orchestras of North Toronto in three nights of exceptional music.  The Friday and Saturday event will include full performances of Mozart’s Requiem complete with university soloists (including mezzo soprano Emily D’Angelo – NT class of 2012).
mozartrequiem_poster_18by24_v3Tickets now on sale through the Music Department (416) 393-9180, ext. 20100**
Cheques made out to North Toronto C.I. (along with payment, please include performance date and any seating requests) and can be mailed to:
Music Department c/o Deborah Pady
17 Broadway Ave.
Toronto, ON  M4P 1T7

*Saturday’s event includes performances of works not performed during Maytime as well as a full performance of Mozart’s Requiem.  Light refreshments will be included at intermission along with a great silent auction and other fantastic fundraising initiatives – all auction purchases and donations will receive a tax receipt.
**Please call with any inquiries.  All pre-paid ticket orders sent by mail will be left at the box office and will be available 30 minutes before the start of the concert.

Soda Pop Shop

Stage Band & Special Guests

Best in Grade Competition – Student Art – as judged by the audience

  • Starts at 7 on Friday
  • Tickets sold at the door. $10
  • All you can eat desserts and pop / coffee
  • door prize – Guitar – donated by Long and McQuade

Hope to see you there!

A Memorial for Mr. O’Connell (1949-2016)

OCO

A memorial will be held on Monday, March 7th at lunch to celebrate the life of Science teacher, Mr. Robert O’Connell. We will have an early dismissal at 11:30 a.m. to allow staff and students that wish to attend to proceed to the auditorium. It will also allow time afterwards to eat lunch.

Memorial books have been placed in Room 437 (Mr. O’Connell’s classroom) and in the Guidance office. All students and staff members are welcome to sign the books, adding comments or memories if they wish. You may also leave cards or other notes in the Guidance office. These books and other items will be held in trust for Mr. O’Connell’s family.

SEMAINES BLANCHES

Have you seen the three new Semaines Blanches art installations around the school? This year, the Art Council asks us to think about the theme ofEquity and Inclusion. Congratulations to student art leaders: Yafa Bale, Brianna Teo & Becky Dorsey for coordinating this year’s installation projects

Maytime Melodies & Fundraising Gala

mozartrequiem_poster copyTickets for Maytime Melodies (May 12th & 13th) along with the Fundraising Gala (May 14th) will be sold beginning in March.  Please visit this site at a later date for further details on how to purchase your tickets.  For any other questions, please feel free to contact the music department at (416) 393-9180, ext. 20100.

Charity Week – February 8-11

Lunch is extended to 12:50 – with 3rd period 12:50-2:00 & last period 2:05-3:15.

PLEASE DONATE!

Mon. Feb.8 – Home form events (morning & lunch)

Tues. Feb. 9 – Lip Synch Battle (lunch in auditorium)

Wed. Feb. 10 – Teacher auction (lunch in auditorium)

Thurs. Feb. 11 – iNTerlicious (lunch – room 215)

Tues. Feb. 16 – Magic Show (lunch in auditorium)

Wed. Feb. 17 –Raffle Ticket sales begin

Fri. Feb. 26

  • Pyjama Day
  • NTAA is hosting pancake breakfast on Friday morning starting at 8:15. Come on out to the commons for a pancake and juice for $3.

Course Selection 2016

Course Selection Forms are due February 9th in homeform.

Here are some important links and dates:

(new users choose “North Toronto Collegiate Institute” from drop-down menu, existing users enter your email and password)

  • Parent Information Evening – Wednesday, January 27, 2016 @ 6:30 pm
  • Course Carousel – Friday, January 29, 2016
  • Course Selection Sign Off due in Home Form – Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Music Department Raffle – Final draw Friday

The music parents are running a raffle for various items. Tickets maybe purchased from the music teachers in the music office.

Tickets for the raffle are: 1 for $4.00, 3 for $10.00

Prize list:

January draw prizes:
  • Smokes Poutinerie gift card – Value $25 (donated by Yonge & Eg. Smokes)
  • GP-Bongo Tunable Bongo Set – 6″ & 7″ – Value $60 (donated by Long and McQuade)
  • Beats solo2 on ear headphones – Value $200
  • 2 Leafs tickets – Feb. 4, 7:30 pm Leafs vs. Devils – Value $190

Athletic Transfer Applications

For any student new to NT (grades 10 to 12 only) and plans to participate in Extracurricular Athletics-They must submit Athletic Transfer Applications to Ms. Rough in the Athletics Office as soon as possible.