15th Annual Alumni Night, , 2015

Peter Martin

Football, Cheerleaders and Peter Martin: As we mark the 95th anniversary of the school, we will also be honouring one of Port Credit Secondary School's legendary teachers: Peter Martin. During his career at PCSS from 1965-1991, Peter Martin was a teacher, department head, mentor and coach - as well as a professional athlete. Whether you remember Mr. Martin as your teacher or your football coach, we would love to see you at the 2015 Alumni Night in May, to help us celebrate his illustrious teaching and coaching career.

We will also be honouring the cheerleaders and footballs teams. If you played for the PCSS Warriors or if you were one of the gracious and energetic girls who cheered them on, then this is a special invitation for you to attend this year's event!


Football Players, Cheerleaders

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Special Guest Speakers: We are privileged to welcome two remarkable individuals, who will be paying tribute to Peter Martin: Former PCSS teacher and football coach Nick Volpe, as well as former PCSS student, football player and sports broadcaster, Duane Ford.

PCSS Jazz Band: Attendees of this year's 95th anniversary Alumni Night will be treated to the music of the PCSS Jazz Band, led by teacher Kevin Baker. The band will be performing between 7:00 and 8:00.


Honour Board: The school's Honour Board needs to be brought up-to-date, via the purchase of additional bronze bars, and the engraving of student names. The Honour Board is current up to 2011, but bronze bars need to be purchased for PCSS students who have graduated in 2012, 2013 and 2014.

PCSS Marching Band: PCSS teacher Kevin Baker has made a proposal to create a school marching band. This will be the first time in recent memory that PCSS has had a marching band. The first stage will be a Drum Line, and the purchase of the drums will be funded by the school, by donations from the general public, and by donations from any alumni who wish to support this initiative.

Order your Spring flowers at the Reunion! Spring is in the Air! We are pleased to offer you another opportunity to purchase annuals for your cottage, home and balcony garden. All funds raised support the Honour Wall opposite the auditorium at Port Credit Secondary School. You can place an order by completing the form. You can bring the order form and payment to the reunion on May 1st or drop it off at the school. The last day to place orders is Friday, May 1, 2015. Pick up is Wednesday, May 13th, 11 AM - 3 PM at the front of the school. Help us celebrate our Ontario Scholars! Thank you for your support!

The 2015 Alumni Night will be held at the school.Click here for more details, or click on the Alumni Night menu item.

Who else is coming? Find on on Facebook!

Tell your friends that you'll be there by visiting our 2015 Alumni Night Facebook event. Simply click the Going button near the top right corner of the page to let your friends know that you'll be there. A list of the attendees is displayed just under this button, in the section labelled Guests - this list will change frequently so be sure to check back regularly to see how many more of your friends have added their names!"

Here’s how your Donations help PCSS


We are very grateful to the generous Alumni who make annual donations to our Scholarship Fund that allow us to continue with our Scholarship program. Donations to the Scholarship Fund over $25.00 will receive tax receipts. We are also grateful to those whose attend our Alumni Night each year. You should be aware that any profit from the gate and bar receipts at Alumni Night goes to support various school enhancement projects.

Scholarship Fund: The Alumni Association supports 3 scholarships on an annual basis. One for a Canadian University-bound student, one for a Canadian College-bound student and one in honour of Terry Garbutt, founder of the Alumni Association.

School Enhancement Projects: The school will approach the Alumni Association when they have a particular project(s) in mind that could use our financial support.

Current year project: Support to complete the purchase of the bronze bar name plates for the west wall Honour Boards.

Past projects include:

  • Flat Screen TV in the main hallway
  • New sound system in the gymnasium
  • Bleachers in the gymnasium / football field
  • Treadmill in the upper gym

Even if you are not able to attend this year's Alumni Night, you can help the students by visiting our visiting our Donations Page to donate to the scholarship and/or the school enhancement project funds.



PCSS 2014 Alumni Night Photos


2014 Alumni Night Photo Album

Click here to view the photo album or click on the image at left. We are still in the process of identifying people and adding photo captionsIf you know any of the "unknowns", then please e-mail us at: captions@pcssreunions.com . Be sure to specify the photo number and that person's final year (if known).

Did you take any photos during the Alumni Night that you'd like to share? If so, then please send them to us so that we can add them to our photo album. Send them to photos@pcssreunions.com . Please identify everyone (or as many people as you can) in each photo.

Port Credit Stories - Your High School Memories

We've started a new initiative called Port Credit Stories, and it will be our way of bringing the history of PCHS and PCSS to life in a way that's never been done before. Click on the link above to read (and also share with us) the stories and memories of your high school.

Mission Statement

The mission of the PCSS Alumni Association Committee is to communicate with the Alumni Body, link Alumni friends and their high school memories, support actively and financially the current school student scholarship programme, and fund selected school capital projects..

Do We Have Your Current E-Mail Address?

The PCSS Alumni Association Committee's database contains the names and e-mail addresses of over 3,000 former students and teachers, and is used to communicate with the alumni. If you are not receiving e-mails regarding our annual Alumni Nights, your e-mail address may not be in our database. Please visit the PCSS Alumni web site's Registration Page and enter your contact information is registered in our database, so that you can be informed of any upcoming alumni-related events.

If you've recently changed your e-mail address, then please visit the PCSS Alumni web site's Registration Page and enter your current contact information that we can continue to keep you in the loop.

 

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