In keeping with the Ottawa Catholic School Board Policy, all SMHS Council fundraising is voluntary, safe, and transparent. Our goal is to provide funding to support student activities, and to fund equipment and supplies not otherwise provided by the School Board and Ministry of Education.

Thanks to very generous donations from our parents and community, SMHS Council fundraising has supported the following activities and purchases:

School Year 2017-2018 (ongoing)

  • Art supplies
  • Transportation to for Grade 7 & HS Leadership camps
  • Transportation for Ontario Students Against Impaired Driving (OSAID) group to attend conference for training
  • Tall blue recycle bins on wheels
  • Lego Mindstorm Robotics kits
  • Transportation to city wide debate and second competition
  • Portable Bluetooth speakers in cages for weight & spin rooms
  • Transportation for Grade 11 Community Day
  • ESTEEM presentation for grades 7/8
  • Female students initiative from leadership camp to refresh washrooms with positive messages, long mirror and hallway mural

School Year 2016-2017

  • Tech Tubs
  • Lion Mascot Costume
  • Rubik's cubes
  • Stress Balls
  • Football helmets
  • Transportation to Leadership Camp
  • Weedblock and mulch for flower bed at back of school
  • Drum sander
  • Girls’ hockey jerseys and socks
  • Canoe Safety Kits
  • Outdoor Bleachers
  • Lego sets for 7/8 club
  • LED Lighting for digital photography class
  • Help our Students (HOST) program

Out with the old, in with the new

School Year 2015-2016

  • Smart Document Cameras
  • Button Maker/Global Issues and Social Justice teams
  • Ukulele Soprano Kala instruments
  • Trend face shields
  • Mig welder
  • Blue and black bins
  • Bikes for the spinning room
  • Volleyball posts and pads
  • Inclusion Program ski trip
  • Photo Enlargers for dark room
  • Digital Cameras
  • Microscopes
  • Student trip through Global Vision
  • Electronic scoreboard
  • Cheerleading Uniforms

School Year 2014-2015

  • Grade level community days: Transportation costs, hall rental and snacks
  • Phys. Ed equipment: megaphone, pinnies, eye wear, pylons, etc.
  • Math department - 2 iPads
  • Guest author - focus on grade 7-10
  • Replacement of grade 7/8 hockey sweaters
  • "I Matter U Matter" (IMUM) program - shirts/pens for students
  • Whiteboards for Language Arts and Religion - grades 7/8 (x30)
  • 2 sets of team uniforms
  • Chrome books (x4)
  • 2 commercial BBQ's for school events

School Year 2013-2014

  • Leadership camp support - transportation and t-shirts
  • Intramural funding for new athletic program
  • Popcorn machine debt payment
  • Portable vinyl banner
  • Altar cloth for Chapel
  • Purificators (mass utensil used in the distribution of the Eucharist)
  • Kitchen items for new hospitality course
  • Drama productions supplies
  • Grade level retreat funds
  • Int. Basketball jerseys
  • New stations of the cross for chapel
  • Portable music players for Phys Ed and games
  • Bulletin Board display cases for honor roll, student art, etc.
  • Red Maple/White Pine book clubs
  • DEN promotion activities
  • Eco-schools program signs, bins, plants etc.
  • Floor mats for Cheer team