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Life Needs Grandparents

May 17, 2018

What a lovely morning we were all treated to today. Thank you to Meesh, Heather and Michelle L for organizing Grandparent’s Day. It is our favourite day on the calendar! Student Government warmly welcomed grandparents at the door with a program and made sure that every grandmother received a tulip before entering the gym. The…

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Mothers Helping Mothers

May 17, 2018

The Principal’s Club did a beautiful job of making our CGS Mums feel special last Friday. Thank you to all the mums who attended the tea and brought along a donation for The Native Women’s Resource Centre. Liz made the delivery on Tuesday. The staff at The Centre were absolutely thrilled to see so many…

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The Book Drive Delivers

May 17, 2018

The Principal’s Club made their much-anticipated trip to the The Children’s Book Bank on Tuesday. They were very excited to deliver all of the books that were collected over the last several weeks at school. Thank you so much for all of your contributions! The Book Bank performs an amazing service in the city. Children,…

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Teaching to Learn

May 17, 2018

The Grade 2’s really strive to earn “punches” on their reward punch card. Once this card is filled up, they get to choose from the Reward Binder. This binder is filled with unique choices. Emma decided to choose the reward of ‘Becoming the Teacher for a Lesson’. The Grade 2 students have been doing a…

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Royal Wedding Fever

May 17, 2018

The world is gripped by royal wedding fever and CGS is no exception. Early Start, JK and SK gathered yesterday to celebrate the upcoming wedding with special treats, creating their own wedding dress designs and practising their best royal waves. (Paula gave a very good tutorial beforehand!) The children had a great time. We hope…

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Early Start Outside

May 17, 2018

  The Early Start students spend a lot of time in the playground everyday and they are so enjoying the space. They are making use of all the new features added when the playground was renovated by the CGS Foundation with funds raised by the CGS community. Now that the weather has turned warm, teachers…

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Principal’s Message May 2018

May 14, 2018

I hate the thought of bringing anyone down with a sad story, but when I was recently reminded about an incident that happened in the late 1990’s, I thought it was an appropriate time to broach a subject that has been concerning me for some time. Jessica Dubroff was a seven-year-old girl who died while attempting…

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Happy Mother’s Day!

May 11, 2018

Happy Mother’s Day CGS Moms! We hope you were able to make it out to the Mothers Helping Mothers Tea this afternoon. Stay tuned for pictures next week. Have a wonderful weekend!

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Mum’s Night Out – Round 2!

May 11, 2018

The CGS Mums had a fabulous night of shopping & dining on Thursday! The ladies started off the evening shopping the many racks of beautiful clothes, shoes, and accessories on the Fashion Truck. What a totally cool concept – eat, drink, and SHOP! You may see some very fashion forward mums running around CGS the…

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