Performing = Helping

Pancake Breakfast

The Grad Council of McNally High School will be leading the Pancake Breakfast this year which will be held on December 19, 2013 from 7 AM to 9 AM in the school’s large gym. Last year, it was lead by the school’s Student Union, but this year the school decided to have the Grad Council lead it. Grad Council, lead it few years back. The Council is headed by Alana, a Grade 12 student, who was elected as the Council President for this year.

Tickets are sold for $5 each. All the proceeds will be donated to Adopt-a-Teen organization, the Adopt-A-Teen Program is a Christmas program that provides a Walmart gift card for Edmonton teens aged 13 to 17 years old from low income families. Families must be registered with the Christmas Bureau of Edmonton or Salvation Army.

The Council is currently looking for potential students who can perform during the event.

If you can dance, if you can sing, if you can do a magic trick, if you can rap or whatever talent you have please volunteer to perform.

Perks of being a performer

  • You can show other people your talent(s)
  • You are helping other teens and you are making a change in their lives.
  • You are going to have fun.
  • Isn’t it cool to include this this to your resume and that also your manager will see that you are helping other people.


So what are you waiting for. Sign up now.

Auditions will be held in the drama room (room 102 next to the band room)   on Wed and Thursday next week at lunch. Nov 27 and 28. Sign-up sheets will be on the drama room door.


About J.V. Tomas

| Pray | Love | Study | Travel | Adventure | Blog | Photography | That's JV's life! Juliver Tomas completed his final year as a full International Baccalaureate student at McNally High School this year (2014). He was the Editor-in-Chief of the official student publication of his previous school, Dorganda High School, back in the Philippines. However, they used "Filipino" as the main medium of their publication that is why expect grammatical errors or "carabao English" on this blog (He is improving his vocab tho). He was also the Editor-in-chief of the school magazine of McNally High School - the McNally Tiger Magazine. He attended various press conferences and competitions. He won the Journalist of the Year award at their school and was the Valedictorian of his class (Class of 2012). He is looking forward to be a Doctor someday and is planning to take a Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences at the University of Alberta next fall. He is currently a World Vision Ambassador and a part of the Red Cross Youth Leaders (RCYL) in Edmonton. He is really engaged in any activities. He loves Sciences, Journalism and Social Justice/Human Rights. He believes in the saying that "Teamwork Makes The Dreamwork"

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