Grades 1-3 hit the slopes at Earl Bales last Monday. Our previous Ski Day had been cancelled due to the lack of snow so we were very happy to be out! It was a cold but beautiful day for skiing and snow conditions were great. Lessons ran for 90 minutes and then it was time…

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The last House Games of 2019, can you believe it?! House Games last Friday was based on the popular game of Museum Janitor. Museum Janitor is a game whereby the “janitor” walks around the museum and when he is not looking, the statues begin to move. However, when the Janitor turns around, the statues freeze!…

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This month’s House Games took on a slower pace, instead of the usual high-energy exertion. The House points leaderboard showed only a 300 point gap between the 4th and 1st place House going into last Friday’s House Games. Our November challenge was for each House to make their own House banner, using colour, construction paper…

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We had our first Yoga Day of the year on Monday with Mai in the gym. Yoga is an important part of the Physical Education curriculum at CGS and there will be a Yoga Day every term this year. Early Start through Grade 2/3 participate. Mai teaches the children simple asanas, meditation techniques and takes…

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A Typical Day in Early Start at CGS All instruction, across the preschool curriculum, is delivered in a nurturing, relaxed, exploratory way. Early Start students are still very little and we understand that above all else, school should be fun. 8:30am | Morning Drop Off Mums and dads say their goodbyes. Free play supervised by…

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What an ice way to finish skating! It’s hard to believe how fast the term is going by. Our eighth and final skating lesson took place today at Forest Hill Arena. We had a big turnout from our CGS parents who joined in some free skating time. It’s a great memory to cherish for the…

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The 2019/20 CGS Cross Country Championships was one to remember! It was a chilly afternoon for running on Wednesday, but when the sun came out just before the race, it turned into ideal running conditions. It was a great way to spend a Wednesday afternoon outside. There was a big turnout of CGS parents which was great…

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It was the second House Games of the year last Friday and everyone was super excited for what lay ahead. There were only 200 points between the Houses coming into Friday, so it was all to play for. This month’s challenge was the House Games classic “Line Jump” challenge. Houses participated one at a time. The challenge was…

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CGS students have taken to the ice for another season! The Grades 1-3 skating lessons with Performance Skating at Forest Hill Arena have been taking place over the past two weeks. Each year, CGS students take part in eight lessons in the first term. Each child is assigned a group based on their skating experience…

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Field Fridays are back for the new 2019/2020 school year. Last Friday our Grade 1 to Grade 3 classes made the trip over to Leaside Field. The weather was sunny and mild which really added to the fun. Everyone had a great time playing soccer, hill rolling, running and generally having an amazing time in…

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