Category Archives: Oakville Elementary News

Grade 8 Technology & Engineering Day

On Thursday, November 14, we held our Grade 8 Technology and Engineering Day. We congratulate the Grade 8 students on their impressive work and their informative demonstrations!

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Remembrance Day

Our annual Remembrance Day Assembly was an opportunity for us to come together as a community and demonstrate our respect for the many men and women who dedicated their lives to fight for the freedoms that we enjoy today. The … Continue reading

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Computer Safety Presentation

On Tuesday, October 29, the Grade 7 students welcomed Constable Dawn Freeland to Rotherglen. Constable Freeland spoke to the students about Computer Safety, which is a focus of study in their Computers class this term. The students received valuable information … Continue reading

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The Lighthouse for Grieving Children

On Saturday, October 19, The Lighthouse for Grieving Children hosted a very special event at Rotherglen School’s Oakville Elementary Campus. The Lighthouse is a peer support organization that provides assistance for grieving children, youth and families as they move through their … Continue reading

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Decoding Dyslexia Presentation

On Monday, October 21, Rotherglen’s Meadowvale Elementary, Oakville Primary and Oakville Elementary campuses held a special dress down day in recognition of Dyslexia Awareness Month. Dyslexia is a learning designation that involves difficulty reading, due to problems identifying speech sounds and … Continue reading

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October Assembly

One of the highlights of our full school assembly was the Grade 1 students’ performance of The Big Pumpkin, based on the book by Erica Silverman. The annual performance of this play in our October assembly by Grade 1 students, … Continue reading

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Grade 8 Day of Service

On Thursday, October 10, the students in Grade 8 began their Day of Service by loading our substantial Food Drive donations into the Food For Life truck, to be distributed to those in our community in need. After the students enjoyed their Harvest … Continue reading

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Oakville Elementary Campus Open House

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Biodiversity Workshop in Grade 6

As part of their Biodiversity unit, Grade 6 students enjoyed a workshop all about microscopes with Scientist in Schools last week. Developing their observation skills and being able to describe what they see, students used a variety of tools to … Continue reading

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ROTHERGLEN STUDENTS DONATE $5,000 TO OMHS

We are thrilled to be the recipient of the winning $5,000 donation made possible by the students in the 8N class at Rotherglen School in Oakville. The “Rotherglen Educating for Advocacy and Creating Hope” (REACH) Foundation is a student founded, … Continue reading

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