Our Amazing CGS Staff

We are so proud of our CGS staff who pivoted to online learning with such short notice. Our students have settled into online learning seamlessly due, largely, to their dedication and efforts. In the midst of all this, our teaching staff are committed to continuing their professional development. Administrative and teaching staff participated recently in…

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Welcome Back CGS!

Welcome back CGS! While this was not the return to classes we were all hoping for, the CGS community has made the pivot to online learning with agility and grace. We posted two beautiful Welcome Back messages this week. One from Marie and the other from Jacob, our CGS Mayor. Both messages beautifully invite all…

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January Optimism

The CGS character trait for January is Optimism and, as Jacob so aptly put it in his ‘Welcome Back’ message, this couldn’t be more fitting. Embracing optimism, both individually and as a community, will be so important over the coming weeks. Our JK class is embracing the January character trait with great enthusiasm. We will…

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Holiday Presentation

Congratulations to Mani and all of our talented CGS students. This year’s holiday presentation, A Winter’s Carol, was such a success. The classes enjoyed watching the presentation – the first time that they were seeing it all put together. Every class contribution was so unique and special! Special thanks again to Mani for her work…

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Cooperation

COOPERATION – the CGS Character Trait of the month This week the Grade 3&4 class explored the Character trait of the month – Cooperation. The class took some time to brainstorm about what cooperation really means. They watched a video on cooperation and teamwork. To cap off their work, they did a fun Holiday activity.…

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CGS: Giving Back

  Giving back is a big part of what makes CGS the unique and special place that it is. We are so proud of the contributions, both locally and internationally, that our student and CGS community have made during this holiday season. The Children’s Book Bank We were able to make another large donation to…

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CGS anniversary celebrations

To kick off the celebrations, CGS enjoyed two virtual magic shows. Early Start, Junior Kindergarten and Senior Kindergarten students watched their own magic show at 9:30 AM with BenTastic’s Magically Fantastic Show. Grades 1-4 had their magic show and workshop at 10:00 AM. The Grades 1-4 brought along 2 or 3 different colour crayons, A…

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Holiday Outreach Event

CGS had such an amazing Holiday Outreach event this year! With a record number of students in attendance our families overwhelmed us with donations of almost 200 pajamas, slippers and bathrobes for the Native Canadian Centre of Toronto. Our students enjoyed decorating gingerbread cookies and houses, making holiday themed art, a virtual holiday dance party,…

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Principals Club Fundraiser

The Principal’s Club first big fundraiser this year, for The Olive Branch for Children, is a Hot Chocolate Jar Holiday Sale. Please support the fundraising efforts by placing your order. The Hot Chocolate Jars make the perfect holiday gifts for family, friends, and work colleagues! Principal’s Club Holiday Sale Form 2021 is open until November…

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Remembrance Day 2021

Remembrance Day 2021 commemorates the 100th anniversary of the Poppy, Canada’s symbol of Remembrance. Today, the Poppy is worn each year to honour Canada’s Fallen. In July of 1921, the Great War Veterans Association adopted the Poppy as the flower of Remembrance. The person who first introduced the Poppy to Canada and the Commonwealth was…

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