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MMC Grad 2019

UPCOMING EVENTS
GRAD PHOTOS

When:  February 11th - 15th & February 19th - February 21st
Retakes:  April 1st - April 5th
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GRAD BREAKFAST
When:  Friday, May 24th, 2019
Where:  Rossmere Country Club
Time:  8:30 - 10:30 am
Cost:  $20 per person

CONVOCATION
When:  Monday, June 24th, 2019
Where:  Centennial Concert Hall
Time:  9:30 am

PICTURES IN THE PARK
When:  Friday, June 28th, 2019
Where:  TBA
Time:  3:00 pm

GRAD DINNER & DANCE and SAFE GRAD PARTY
When:  Friday, June 28th, 2019
Where:  Canad Inns Polo Park – Ambassador Ball Room and TYC Event Centre
Doors Open:  5:00 pm
Dinner and Speeches:  7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Dance and Fun Casino:  9:00 pm – midnight
Safe Grad:  Midnight – 5:00 am
Cost:  $90 per person


IMPORTANT GRADUATION INFORMATION/DOCUMENTS
Grad PowerPoint Presentation - TA April 30th
Character Reference Form for Guests
Convocation Statement Form
Convocation Ticket Order Form
ADDITIONAL Convocation Ticket Order Form
DD Form - Grads
DD Form - Guests
Package for GRADUATES - Instructions
Package for GUESTS - Instructions
Rules & Regulations and Release & Indemnity
Ticket Order Form


INFORMATION FOR GRADUATES

Grad 2019 Co-chairs:  Amy Slobodian, Karli Le Clerc and Mady Rollwagen

All graduation forms and fundraising information/distribution will be discussed during bi-weekly (every 2 weeks) TA meetings.
The 2019 Grad Committee has set up Instagram accounts. Please follow for up to date grad information: @MMCgrad2019 and @MMCdresses2019

Please scan or click the QR code to read the Rules and Regulations for Safe Grad
Grad QR.png

SAFE GRAD 2019 PARENT COMMITTEE

This year's Safe Grad Parent Committee co-chairpersons are Monica Woods and Lloyd Fridfinnson.  To learn more about the SGPC and to view the PowerPoint presentation presented at the first committee meeting, please click HERE .
More parent volunteers are needed to run Safe Grad 2019!  To volunteer, please contact Joyce Brown, our Volunteer Coordinator at joyce@joycebrowndesigngroup.com
For other inquiries, please contact monicajoanwoods@gmail.com or mquiring@retsd.mb.ca

FAQs
What is Safe Grad?

  • Safe Grad is a PARENT-RUN event to ensure graduates have a safe, accident-free and incident-free graduation celebration.
  • Safe Grad is under the control of the Manitoba School Boards' Association, Manitoba Public Insurance, and Manitoba Liquor and Lotteries.
  • As such, our Safe Grad Parent Committee must abide by the rules set down by Safe Grad Manitoba.  The two primary rules for Safe Grad are:
    • No grad and no guest will drive to or from the event.
    • No one under the age of 18 will consume alcohol.

How Can I Help?

  • PARENT VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!
  • Committees include:  Volunteer Co-ordination, Ticket Sales, Check-In, Security, Telephone, Sign-Out, Baggage, Fun Casino and Medical
  • Contact joyce@joycebrowndesigngroup.com to volunteer

Who Can Attend the Grad Dinner & Dance?

  • All MMC 2019 grads and potential grads
  • Each grad may bring one guest plus his or her adult family members
  • Guests do not have to attend MMC
  • All guests, parents and family members pay full price for tickets

FUNDRAISING INFORMATION

  • Fundraising cuts the cost of the event for all grads
  • MMC grads' ticket prices are reduced by the amount they raise according to the following formula:
    Fundraise $1,000 = 100% discount
    Fundraise $750 = 75% discount
    Fundraise $500 = 50% discount
    Fundraise $250 = 25% discount

Current and Upcoming Fundraisers:

  1. January–June (Wednesdays only): Booster Juice Smoothies & Vouchers
  2. March: Mom's Pantry Spring Order:
    • Info distributed February 26th
    • Place orders March 14th-15th in the Tunnel
    • Order pick-up April 4th in the Cafeteria
  3. April: Vesey's Bulbs 
    • Info distributed March 12th
    • Place orders April 3rd-4th in the Tunnel
    • Order pick-up May 13th-17th in Room 21
  4. May: Coupon Book
    • Info distributed April 16th
    • Place orders May 1st-2nd in the Tunnel
    • Order pick-up May 13th-17th in Room 21


If you have questions about fundraising and other details about the Safe Grad dinner and dance, please contact Ms. Monica Quiring, Teacher/Grad Supervisor at mquiring@retsd.mb.ca
For information on Convocation, please contact vice-principal Michelle Williams at
mwilliams@retsd.mb.ca