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Be My Valentine

February 15, 2018

There is no better place to be on Valentine’s Day than CGS. The children were overflowing with love and excitement. Thoughtfulness was in the air. There were also treats galore! (We hope the after school sugar lows weren’t too tricky.) Thank you for sending in so many amazing goodies for the classroom parties and we…

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Sticky Fun Raises $2581 for COHU!

February 15, 2018

What a success! Thank you for supporting the Principal’s Club Pancake Breakfast. It was so fun to be together and share some Valentine’s Day spirit on Tuesday. Thank you for taking the time to shop the craft sale on top of coming for breakfast. Your contributions make such a difference. The craft sale raised $778.00. We…

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Grade 3 Tracks Olympic Medals

February 15, 2018

The Grade 3’s have been practising their Data Management skills by tracking the medals our Canadian athletes have been winning.  It’s a great way to practise our math skills in a real-world situation.  The kids have been tracking gold, silver and bronze medals separately, using a key to help keep track. Go Team Canada! Emily…

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Early Start Bakes for Valentine’s Day

February 15, 2018

This week in Early Start, we enjoyed baking brownies together on Monday for our Valentine’s Day Party on Wednesday. We had so many eager helpers mixing and stirring the ingredients together. Some excited Early Starts helped us carry the trays to the oven to bake. They smelled so good it was hard to wait until Wednesday…

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Skating Fun at UCC

February 9, 2018

Thank you to the CGS PA for organizing another highly successful and fun Family Skating Night at UCC. Specific thank yous to Kelly and Aa-Na for heading up the event, to Antonia for being on hand to serve dinner in the lounge while Aa-Na was manning the hot chocolate station rinkside, and to Alumni Ginny…

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CGS Ski Bunnies

February 9, 2018

The Grade 1-3’s had two great ski days over the past few weeks. We lucked out with two great days weather wise, and Earl Bales had lots of fresh powder on the hills waiting for us! It was a treat to see our veteran skiers show off their stuff to their friends, and our new…

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Grade 1 Builds Local

February 9, 2018

The Grade One class has been learning about their local community in Social Science. They have been learning about natural and built (man-made) features in the community and why we require both of them to meet the needs in our community. The students have been very engaged with this topic and wanted to showcase their…

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News from Lauren’s Music Studio

February 9, 2018

Music lessons at CGS provide many performance opportunities for our budding musicians. Many of Lauren’s private students are preparing songs for the upcoming Talent Show. For some students, this will be their very first performance!  In April, some of Lauren’s students will be performing in the North York Music festival in both vocal and piano…

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Merci Bouthaina

February 9, 2018

Please join us in wishing Bouthaina all the best in her next teaching adventure. She is looking forward to her new placement with the York Region District School Board. Rim is back after her maternity leave and was so pleased to find that the children hadn’t missed a beat in their French classes. Thank you Bouthaina!

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