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Mitchell District High School was built in 1954 and currently has approximately 550 students from grades 7-12. The town of Mitchell is situated about 20 kilometres north-west of Stratford, Ontario. It is centrally located between Stratford, Goderich, London, and Listowel.

MDHS aims to develop in our students those academic skills necessary for them to become enthusiastic, independent, life-long learners and to encourage them to achieve their fullest potential as responsible, productive members of society. By providing a positive learning environment, we are committed to instill in our students such values as self-worth, cooperation, and respect for others so that they will be able to successfully meet the challenges of the future.

 

STAFF

ADMINISTRATION:

PRINCIPAL: Petra Goetz
VICE-PRINCIPAL:  Julie Hohner

TEACHING STAFF:

Adam Agar - Mathematics, Science
Rick Boon - Language/Drama, Science
Brenda Brodhagen - Mathematics, AMDEC
Kelly Caldwell - Mathematics, IDC, English
Joy Cheskes - SERT & Language/Drama
Michelle Clarke-Ellison - Student Services, SERT
Heather Cumming - Social Science, IDC, Student Success
Amanda Finkelstein - Food Technology
Pam Hamilton - Science, English, SERT
Scott Hlusiak - Health and Physical Education, Language, Drama, History/Geography
Nick Keller - Co-op, Canadian & World Studies
Diana MacLeod - English, Student Success
Carly McLeod - Health and Physical Education
Michelle McDonald - Language, Math, & Physical Education, Science
Trish Menheere - Art, Business Studies, SERT
Rachelle Pearson - French
AJ Moses - Health and Physical Education, Science
Shana Pereira - Cosmotology, SERT, Canadian & World Studies
Greg Poetker - Physical & Health Education, Civics, Careers
Jennifer Porter - English
John Schmalz - Machine & Construction Technology
Heidi Schlumpf - Social Science
Kristen Schoonderwoerd - SERT
Gail Sinclair - Science, Music, Canadian & World Studies
Jason Sippel - Art, Music
Philip Vousden - English
Danielle West - Mathematics
Mike Wilhelm - Business
Doug Wong - Science, Mathematics, AMDEC (Online Education)
Meghan Worden-Wolfe - Student Success, C.O.P.E. & Literacy Lead
Fred Yundt - Technical Drafting, Co-op

NON-TEACHING STAFF

Head Secretary: Diane Yausie
Student Services Secretary: Pam Schoonderwoerd 
Attendance Secretary: Margaret VanBakel

Head Custodian: Kevin Koch
Tim Haines - Custodian
Jordan Nuhn - Custodian

Jacquie Mohr - Educational Assistant
Alan Young - Educational Assistant
Elaine Gordner - TRA
Catherine deJong - Cafeteria

DEPARTMENT HEADS:

ARTS: Trish Menheere
CANADIAN & WORLD STUDIES: Nick Keller
CO-OP: Nick Keller
ENGLISH: Philip Vousden
LIBRARY: Heather Cumming
MATHEMATICS & BUSINESS: Adam Agar
PHYSICAL EDUCATION: Carly McLeod
SCIENCE: Doug Wong
SOCIAL SCIENCE & FRENCH: Heather Cumming
SPECIAL EDUCATION: Kristen Schoonderwoerd
STUDENT SERVICES: Michelle Clarke
TECHNOLOGICAL EDUCATION: John Schmalz




MITCHELL DISTRICT
HIGH SCHOOL

95 Frances St.
R.R. #5 Mitchell, ON
N0K 1N0

Phone: 519-348-8495
Fax: 519-348-4224

Principal: P. Goetz
Vice-Principal: J. Hohner