Category Archives: Rotherglen News

Grade 7 Court is in Session!

The British have been accused of committing crimes against humanity for their role in the Expulsion of the Acadians beginning in 1755. Was the Expulsion a necessary form of action, or was it unnecessary and cruel? For the past week, … Continue reading

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Grade 8 Leadership Tie Ceremony

On Thursday, November 9, our Grade 8 students were presented with a special Grade 8 Tie. An intimate ceremony hosted by teachers and administration took place in the gymnasium following our Remembrance Day assembly. This navy blue tie adorned with … Continue reading

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Remembrance Day Assembly

This past Thursday, we held our annual Remembrance Day Ceremony. It was an opportunity for us to come together as a school  community to demonstrate our respect for the many men and women who dedicated their lives to fight for the freedoms that … Continue reading

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Soccer Lessons – Erin Mills Campus

Our elementary students from Grade One to Five began their soccer lessons this week. They thoroughly enjoyed the drills and ball handling activities. We use two fields at the Canlan Multiplex indoor facility, with the children divided into different age … Continue reading

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Grade 1A Students Learn about Diwali

The students in Grade 1A learned about the celebration of Diwali this past week. This holiday is also known as the Festival of Lights. The children enjoyed the opportunity to try traditional sweets and dress up in bright colours. They lit … Continue reading

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Grade 8 Students Challenge our Students in Assembly

History is not only learning about the past. It’s finding ways to remember, inform others, memorialize and take action. Students in Ms. Ralph’s Grade 8 History class have been discussing Canada’s 150, but from the perspective of our First Nations … Continue reading

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Grade 6-8 Halloween Dance

On Wednesday, we held our annual Halloween Dance for students in Grades 6-8. Congratulations to the members of the dance committee, who worked so hard to ensure the success of this event. From designing posters, selling tickets, decorating the gym … Continue reading

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Casa Sports Club

The final session of the Casa Sports Club was held this past week. The club was a complete success! The children were introduced to a variety of sports, including soccer, basketball, and dodgeball, as well as many outdoor games. They … Continue reading

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Grade 3 Students Visit the Ontario Science Centre

The Grade 3 students enjoyed their field trip to the Ontario Science Centre this past week. The students explored and had fun with geometry. They discovered the wonder of mathematics through puzzles and hands-on exploration. They played with mirrors and marvelled at how … Continue reading

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PSAA Cross Country

After weekly practices, our energetic and dedicated group of runners competed in the PSAA Cross Country meet on Monday, October 16, 2017. Throughout their training, the athletes demonstrated motivation and improved endurance, to reach their personal goals.  Rotherglen’s team of … Continue reading

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