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OUR KIDS Camp Expo

January 18, 2013

Meet top March Break and Summer Camps at Our Kids Camp Expo, Canada’s largest Camp Expo. FREE admission with online registration at www.ourkids.net/campexpo Chat with camp directors, parents, campers and experts face-to-face and learn about many different camps in one day, at one location. The Expo showcases a variety of camps including day, overnight, sports, arts, traditional and…

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Cole’s Amazing TTC Adventure!

January 16, 2013

Cole is a Grade 1 student at Children’s Garden School who happens to be a very big fan of riding TTC buses, subways and streetcars. Every Saturday he takes the bus and subway to and from his music class at the Royal Conservatory. He has become especially fond of one particular bus driver named Joel,…

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Great iPad Apps for your Child

January 11, 2013

Some great suggestions from our Computer Technology teacher Joanna ~ I use my iPad daily in my teaching, at times in the conventional ways (playing music or games with the students) and at times unconventionally (as a portable whiteboard for classrooms with no SMARTboard). I often get asked by parents for recommendations as to apps…

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Lee Hirsch at St Clement’s School

January 11, 2013

The Admissions Team at St. Clement’s kindly keeps us up to date on all their special events. Thank you to Elena Holeton for passing this on to us. It is of particular interest this month as CGS students focus on acceptance and anti-bullying as part of their Character Education curriculum in January. We look forward…

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CGS Family Skating Party at UCC

January 10, 2013

CGS students love to skate! In Term 1, the senior students made their way over to the Don Mills Arena for their Performance Skating classes on many Fridays. It has been several years since the school has had the opportunity to skate together. Many thanks in advance to the CGS PA for organizing the 2013…

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Are You Concerned About Internet Safety?

January 10, 2013

Please join us on January 24, from 6:30 -8:00pm, at Children’s Garden School for a Mediacs educational event for parents and caregivers called The Wild, Wild Web – Helping your kids be cyber smart and cyber safe. We welcome presenter Debbie Gordon, managing director of Mediacs and Director of the kidsmediacentre at Centennial College. Cost is…

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Welcome Back

January 10, 2013

Welcome back everybody. We hope you had a restful holiday. Term 2 is short but sweet – packed with lots of wonderful events and fun-filled days at school. This term we look forward to our Grades 1 & 2 Child – Led Conferences, Ski Days at Earle Bales Park, The CGS Talent Show, our Family Skating…

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Principal’s Holiday Message

December 20, 2012

Wo-oh, shine your light Wo-oh, set the world on fire Wo-oh, shine tonight Wo-oh (set the world on fire) If you are anything like me, the music and the lyrics to the opening act of this year’s Holiday Concert have probably been going over and over in your head for days now. If not that…

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Happy Holidays from CGS

December 18, 2012

Term 1 is a wrap. Wishing everyone a safe and happy holiday and a well deserved rest. The school is currently closed for the holidays and will reopen on Tuesday, January 8, 2013. See you next year!

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