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Monthly Archives: May 2017

Volunteer Tea

Mountain View Campus hosted our Volunteer Tea on Thursday, May 18. This event is an opportunity for our staff and students to share their gratitude for the support our volunteers provide throughout the school year. The volunteers enjoyed a meal, socialized with fellow volunteers and viewed performances from our students. Our volunteers take on many

Community Helpers in Grade One

"One person can make a difference and everyone should try!" The first week of May was Community Helper Week! Grade 1 students in Mrs. Pollett's, Mrs. Moysey's, Ms. Cadman's, Ms. Wytinck's and Ms. Khandani's Classes had the opportunity to meet and learn from some very special visitors! These visitors included: Fire Fighter Nick, Police Officer

Grade 3 Inglewood Bird Sanctuary Field Trip

  The Grade 3s at Mountain View campus recently visited the Inglewood Bird Sanctuary where they got a chance to explore animals in their natural habitats. Rain or shine, students went on a nature walk and spotted various animals such as woodpeckers, deer, various species of ducks and birds, geese and their goslings, and if

Self-Control Assembly

Students, staff and parents at Almadina were wowed by the performances during the Self-Control assembly Friday, May 19. Students from Mr. Zaidi and Ms. Cadman's classes sang a delightful song about restraining from eating more than necessary. Ms. Mawji and Mrs. Tyrell's class blew the audience away with their stellar bucket drumming that was timed

Celebrate Poetry Month!

Have you read Shel Silverstein's book, A Giraffe and a Half? "If you had a giraffe and he stretched another half, you would have a giraffe and a half. But what happens if you glue a rose to the tip of his nose? Or if you used a chair to comb his hair? Join this

Mountain View International Languages Celebration

Wednesday, May 10, marked another wonderfully successful International Languages Celebration at Almadina (Mountain View). Students from ECS to Grade 4, who are enrolled in Arabic and Urdu Language Options classes, made various cultural presentations to over 250 parents. Congratulations to the students and staff for a beautiful celebration of diversity! A tremendous effort went into

Let’s Talk, Mother/Daughter Evening

Let's Talk, Mother Daughter Evening We are proud to present a mother and daughter evening. 2 hours full of activities, socializing and food. Different activities in the same room. Event will take place on Wed, May 17, 2017 at 5:30- 7:30 at Mountain View Campus. The evening is for girls in grades 6-9 and their

Mountain View Virtue Celebration

Mountain View Virtues Celebration The Mountain View Virtues Celebration will be on June 1st! This special performance is especially for you, the parents, family, and special friends.  Please RSVP with the form sent home on or before May 29th, 2017. Our students will showcase our virtues performances from throughout the year! Note: Please refrain from