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Living Soil in Grade 4

By Hussnain from 4H On December 5th, all the grade fours at Mountain View Campus had a jolly good time learning about the wonders of vermicomposting! They even got to touch soil and dirt so they feel the differences. Surprisingly the soil was actually worm poo or castings. After, they learned what you should feed

Micro:bits Coding at Mountain View

By Afsha S. from 4H Grades four and threes at Mountain View had the Micro:Bit workshop. In this workshop they studied the different strategies of coding with tiny little computers. They used a lot of their knowledge and actually also got to make characters such as someone doing "The Floss", they made a flashing heart

Grade 9 Newscasts

Stay tuned for the Grade 9 Newscast! Ms. Sheronick's classes have been working hard on a newscast assignment where they broadcast the news to you in groups. This assignment is part of their Disasters Unit, where these groups will deliver several news on different disasters occurring in the local and international news. The grade 9's

Basketball Report #1

The four year undefeated Wild Cowboys from Westmount Charter School basketball team was beaten by the fabulous Almadina Panthers through a clutch lay up by Mohamed Al-Mayahi that was carried by Saim Raja and Mohamed Shalu. Also, the success continued as The Almadina Panthers conquered over EFA’s basketball team. We are so proud of our

A Hollywood Premiere of “Cheaters”

Our grade 8 drama class will hold a performance on the following days: Dec. 20th, 2018 Div II Period 6-7 Dec. 20th, 2018 Div. III Period 4-5 Parents are welcome to attend and watch our ALCA- nurtured talent blossom. Please watch the trailer for further information about the play. Summary of the play: Someone

A Classroom Outside of the School

Our grade 7 students were able to apply their knowledge of organism interactions to different ecosystems at the zoo. Students identified various organisms according to their distinct characteristics and adaptations.They enjoyed the interactions they got to experience with some of the animals in African Savannah and Transalta Rainforest sections.

The Panthers Win Bronze

After a challenging season, the girl's volleyball team has placed third in the C.A.A.A championship. More importantly, they won the hearts of several spectators and staff in the different schools they visited. The Panthers were showered with compliments regarding the sportsmanship, kindness and respect that they displayed. Thank you Panthers for taking home bronze medals

Grade Three Scientists in School

In November the grade three students had the experience of being “kid geologists” during their Don’t Take Rocks For Granite in class science field trip. They identified the unique properties of rocks and minerals. With their amazing scientific knowledge, they even identified a mystery mineral! They explored the formation of volcanic igneous rocks and created

Fall Fun!

Almadina’s free uniform day/ fall fun on October 31st was a great success! Many students and staff chose to dress up in various costumes. We had witches, princess, clowns, superheros and teacher’s dressed up as playdoh. Thank you to all the students and staff for participating and making this day a fun experience for everyone.