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A Fond Farewell

June 22, 2017

We did it! It has been a truly wonderful year at CGS. The children have all made amazing progress, each in their own, unique way. We feel incredibly privileged to be witness to how much your children have grown, academically and socially, at school. Thank you for sharing them with us! Our Final Assembly & Graduation is always a…

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Principal’s Message ~ June 2017

June 22, 2017

  June 2017 On a recent walk through Central Park, the day after a heavy rainfall, I couldn’t help but notice the contrast between how differently the adults approached the puddle-soaked paths, compared to the children. All of the adults went out of their way to avoid the puddles at all costs, and understandably so.…

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We Couldn’t Do It Without You

June 22, 2017

  We can’t say a big enough thank you to all of you that contribute your time and money to the CGS PA. The work the PA does is invaluable to school life at CGS. From Fall Family Fun Night, to making sure we have chocolate at Christmas time, to Tree Top Trekking, the PA brings our…

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We’ll MIss You Jen!

June 22, 2017

Thank you for 5 great years Jen. We’ll miss you! Jen started off in the Early Start room in 2012 in a part-time capacity and quickly moved into a full-time role, becoming an integral part of our Early Start program. She moved to part-time again this year in order to spend more time with her children.…

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Grade 2/3 at the Studio

June 22, 2017

Thank you to Wanted Studio for hosting our Grade 2/3 class for the third year in a  row. It is such a cool experience for the children! They recorded three songs, including their original song, See Ya’ After Class, written with Finn Scott, Jackson Seaward and Michael O’Meara of Frankie the Pig. Thank you to Finn for…

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CGS Olympians

June 22, 2017

Well, we had another picture perfect Olympic Day this year. The weather was amazing, complete with a cool breeze to keep the sun from zapping our energy. Well done CGS athletes! Everyone showed good sportsmanship. Thank you to Lisa and Liz for organizing a great day in the park for all of us. Thank you to the PA,…

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Mystic Drumz for Early Start

June 22, 2017

Look at these faces! Early Start loved Mystic Drumz! Thank you to the CGS PA for providing this fun, interactive activity for our littlest ones while the bigger kids were at Tree Top Trekking. Dave from Mystic Drumz was amazing – he had the children engaged and laughing the entire time. Check out the story the children…

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Tree Top Trekkers

June 22, 2017

Tree Top Trekking was a blast! The children loved their day of freedom, exploration and fresh air. Thank you to the PA for sponsoring this big, year-end event for the children.

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Finishing Up with Gratitude

June 22, 2017

Our Character Education Assemblies at the end of each month have become a highlight on our school calendar. Marie is really enjoying the opportunity to talk to the kids directly about what it means to be a good person. She is honest about the challenges we all face as human beings to make good choices and the…

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