CGS House Day

We are thrilled to be able to participate in our third House Games Day of the school year! The CGS Houses are Delphinus, Draco, Pavo and Pegasus. Students participated in special House Games to earn points for their House. Everyone enjoyed Toonie Civvies and a special pizza lunch!  

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Cross Country Championship and Principals Club

The weather was just perfect and our Cross Country Club members, from Grades 1 to 4, thoroughly enjoyed their run. Every single participant finished the championship! Congratulations to our Top Finisher’s  Participation and Placement ribbons were awarded first thing on Wednesday, November 10 and announced during that morning’s announcements. Special thanks goes to Chelsea, Simon…

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The Final Tally

House Spirit was fierce this year. Even with so much time spent online, the competition was very healthy and tons of fun. The final push for points always happens at the end of the year when Olympic Day rolls around. The Houses always head into this event with lots of anticipation, knowing it is their…

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Olympic Day for Early Start

The Early Starts had their very own Olympic Day this year. It was held on a Friday so they started off with their usual Dance Party with the office. It was the last one of the year and Don brought his best dance moves! Zandée also brought the CGS Olympic Torch down to the children…

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3-2-1 Shake!

Parachute games are always a huge highlight for the children in gym class. Doing them outside makes them even better. Here’s a  look at the SK class playing Popcorn. The goal? To ‘pop all the popcorn’ by bouncing all of the balls out of the parachute. So fun!    

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Edmund Brings the Sun

It was a very grey Monday morning when Edmund from Playocity arrived to lead the children in an African Fusion Dance Workshop. Thank you for bringing the sun Edmund! The children loved learning the high-energy moves and the music was wonderful. Thank you to the PA for sponsoring this much-appreciated activity for all grade levels.

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Welcome to the Future

Aidan put together an amazing adventure for the children this week. The first image highlights the SK’s but the JK’s and Grade 1’s did it too. (I think the Grade 2/3’s got a chance as well even though it wasn’t in their schedule.) The children were transported by a time machine – yes, there were…

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Holiday House Games Celebration

The last House Games of the year wrapped up on Thursday with a great show of teamwork and creativity from every House. We had a great celebration of the days’ achievements today. The challenge was for each House, in every class, to build a structure for a snowman to perch on. Points were awarded for…

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Cross Country Magic

What a glorious morning for our Cross Country Championship today. The children were so thrilled to be out in the fall sunshine for their much anticipated competition. The children ran in their cohorts, competing for themselves and for House points. Excellent sportsmanship was shown by all – so much so that Aidan and Lisa couldn’t…

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Adventure in the Playground

There has been some pretty serious adventure training going on in the playground over the last few weeks. Aidan brought in his rope course gear to set up a great challenge for the children. (The canopy poles came in very handy!) Aidan did his teaching practicum at Norval and was so excited to bring his…

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