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Art with Ceci

You can almost feel the creative energy in the art room at CGS.  The students have had a busy first week experimenting with new materials and exploring colours. Here are pictures of the Early Start students and the Grade 1 class creating beautiful art pieces. The Early Start students painted places and things that they love;…

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Art Rocks at CGS

Thank you to everyone who came to our Art Show last Friday. It was a real celebration of our talented artists at CGS. The pride the students take in their art was evident in the display of varied works and in the conversations the students enjoyed having about their pieces. Sharing work with others is a very important…

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Ceci Masters the Stage

We are so lucky to have Ceci with us at CGS. We’re sure her talents haven’t gone unnoticed by anyone who has been to the Holiday Concert or Talent Show this year. We wanted to take this time, officially, to celebrate Ceci’s efforts and accomplishments. Her sets are extraordinary. They are a tremendous amount of work and…

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Term 1 Fun in Art

Art at CGS was in full bloom during Term 1. Beginning in early fall, we took advantage of the good weather and discovered art in nature. We observed the colours and textures from Mother Nature’s palate. Inside the art room, students experimented using bark as canvas and leaves to create figures. The students also created…

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Our Hearts Grow Three Sizes

  What a show! Our Holiday Concert, The Grinch, was a smash hit on Wednesday. All of the children did an amazing job. Congratulations to our CGS staff too – the music and script, the set, the choreography and blocking, the hair and makeup, the back stage skill – all represent hours of work. We are so fortunate…

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Justine Speaks from the Heart

Justine Mallah, from the Terry Fox Foundation, was in to speak to CGS staff and students on Tuesday. Thank you to Sara A for organizing her visit. Justine is a cancer survivor and in 5 months she will have the ‘all clear’, five years after her diagnosis. Justine spoke about her experience with cancer in very relatable terms for the children,…

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Welcome Ceci!

Thank you for your warm welcome, Children’s Garden School. My name is Cecilia (Ceci) Scott. I am assisting in the Grade 2 class as a Resource Teacher and I am excited to be part of such a welcoming environment. One of the philosophies that drew me to CGS is that each and every student is…

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The Lorax Wins the Day!

Congratulations to our amazing performers! The Lorax was a complete treat from start to finish. We think it was one of our best shows yet. It was full of humour and left us all with it’s beautiful message of hope and reminded us of the profound role trees play in our world.  There were many thank yous…

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FOREVER YOUNG Success!

We have so many thank yous to say after the great, spirited night we had last Saturday at FOREVER YOUNG! It was a resounding success. The CGS community raised a whopping $33,000 to improve our playground. Thank you to everyone who donated items to the auction and to the party, bought tickets (or donated if they couldn’t attend) and…

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One More Sleep Until We Are Forever Young

One more sleep everybody! The Gala Committee, the CGS Foundation and CGS staff are really looking forward to celebrating with you tomorrow night at FOREVER YOUNG. Thank you in advance for your contributions to the 2017 Playground Enhancement Project. Get your bid on! Make sure to look for Ceci’s CGS playground inspired painting in the Silent Auction (see…

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