Community Wednesday…The Heart of the Community
L’école Gerain-Lajoie opened their doors to many community members on May 1. The evening included community organizations showcasing their services, student performances, face painting, parent child cooking classes, a juggling show and free babysitting by la Station de l’Aventure! The event was a success serving 275 Spaghetti dinners! Great work everyone, see you next year!
Buddy’s 2nd Annual Celebrity Scooper Challenge
All four Chateauguay elementary schools participated in the Buddy’s ice cream scooper challenge during the month of May. The school that served the most costumers, won ice cream for their last day of school celebration. Congratulations Centennial Park School for winning the 2nd Annual Celebrity Scooper Challenge.
Virtual Learning about Volcanoes
Grade 3/4 visited the volcanoes in Guatamala via the Video Conference System (VC). The students learnt that since the last eruption, which was 7 years ago, that they can still roast marshmallows on the hot ashes!
Breakfast Club Success
The Breakfast club special end of year pancake breakfast was a huge success, thank you to the volunteers who helped feed our students hungry bellies every morning throughout the year!
Students participated in an activity related to clean water and plumbing issues, which face residents of Brazil’s favela’s during the first ever May the 4th Walk-a-thon. 200 Students and teachers walked 11 km and raised $2156 to help children around the world.
Option Etudes celebrated their 10th year of success! http://www.cybersoleil.com/actualites/2017/6/5/un-programme-qui-rapproche-eleves-francophones-et-anglophones.html