Respect Virtue Assembly On February 22, 2019, students, staff and parents of Almadina attended the Respect Virtue Assembly. We had an amazing set of performances from all grades. The Virtue Stars began the assembly by encouraging and exciting the audience with a contagious chant on Respect. Then, the school had a chance to see how
On February 27th Almadina celebrated Pink Shirt Day! It is a day that has a very special meaning to our students and many others across the globe. On this day students spread awareness to prevent bullying and reflect on the ways in which each student can do their PART to create a safe environment. Bullying
This year Almadina Language Charter Academy raised $4,350 for its annual Ahmed Abbas fundraiser. In memory of Ahmed, donations collected from our community are given to the Alberta Children’s Hospital. On March 12, during the Ahmed Abbas assembly, our school felt privileged to continue the journey of Ahmed’s fundraiser with the Abbas family. Heartwarming speeches
Students learned kindness through coding at the January Literacy Cafes.
On February 26, Almadina staff and team 8 participated in intramurals at Mountain View Campus. Team 8 won the finals so we played the staff! Our thrilling King’s Court game ended in a 5 to 8 score. Our team felt really excited and I’m sure the staff felt the same. I hope we all had
Ogden Campus students donated canned and perishable items to the Calgary Food Bank in our Scary Hunger Fundraiser that took place in October 2018.
Grade One 2019 Goals When the new year arrives, it gives us a chance to reflect upon our social and academic goals. This term, our grade one students have spent time making goals that are important to them. Some of these goals include: reading more, writing descriptive sentences, learning new art skills, self-reflecting and continuing
In December, Almadina ‘s Conscience and Acceptance virtue stars were able to experience an even greater learning opportunity that benefited our students as well as the community. They visited the nearby seniors activity center where they beautifully sang ‘’Frosty the Snowman” and handed out student created holiday cards. Even though our Almadina students were taken
All members of Almadina Ogden Campus would like to sincerely thank Firoomsaa Tesfaye and Nusaiba Shahid for broadcasting our Almadina Ogden News. We would like to also give a special thanks to Hira Tariq for her dedicated work behind the scenes in editing and putting together the broadcast. What a great team! Thank you for
Assembly/Disassembly written by Abdullah 8 Hamill Mr. Paul Davis gave Almadina a learning project that involved other schools in Calgary and in Ontario. Myself (Abdullah in Grade 8), Sheraz (Grade 7) and Muaaz (Grade 7) were chosen by Mr. El-Rafih to complete the project. The project was to disassemble an iPhone 5c (the phone that