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Terry Fox School Run and Fundraiser

It is an Almadina annual tradition to celebrate the legacy of hope that Terry Fox has left behind for millions of cancer patients and their families. His Marathon of Hope inspired our whole country to continue fundraising efforts devoted to cancer research. To date, over $650 million has been raised in support of this great

Animal Science in Grade 3!

Students in Grade 3 enjoyed a visit from Scientists in School to reinforce their learning about animal adaptations and life cycles. They got to explore a variety of different animal specimens, dissected owl pellets to discover bones of real rodents in an owl’s diet, and used microscopes to examine living mites and vinegar worms. To

Grade 1s at the Zoo!

The grade one students at Almadina have had an amazing year learning about the needs of plants and animals. In celebration of this Unit, the grade one students visited the Zoo and had the opportunity to see, learn and enjoy the animals in their habitats. You can tell from the pictures taken from Mrs. Pollett's

Butterfly Life Cycles in Grade 1

Spring is here! The grade one students at Mountain View have been learning about the needs of plants and animals. The Life Cycle of a Butterfly Unit is one of the most exciting units of the year! Grade one students have had the wonderful opportunity of watching caterpillars transform into beautiful butterflies in their classrooms!

Mountain View Sports Day!

To celebrate the school year coming to an end, Mountain View campus hosted their annual Sports Day on May 26th, where students enjoyed a fun filled day of games, face painting, and obstacle courses. It was perfect weather from start to finish as students participated in exciting activities such as a tug o war contest,

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