Category Archives: Rotherglen News

Grade 3 Students Visit the Ontario Science Centre

The Grade 3 students enjoyed their field trip to the Ontario Science Centre. The students explored and had fun with geometry. They discovered the wonder of mathematics through puzzles and hands-on exploration. They explored using mirrors and marvelled at how 2D shapes transform … Continue reading

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Grade 8 Leadership News

In conjunction with our Leadership program, our Grade 8 students are encouraged to discover their passions and turn these into ways that can be shared with our community in the form of clubs. Recently, Grade 8 students began hosting after … Continue reading

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Spotlight on Extracurricular Clubs at Rotherglen

Our students have been enjoying the busy extracurricular calendar at Rotherglen! Wednesday, October 31, was the last meeting for the CASA Art Club. The students celebrated fall by sponge painting fall landscapes. Budding artists are on their way! Grade 7/8 … Continue reading

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Robotics and Computational Thinking

Rotherglen School offers a robotics after school program for students in grades 2-8 using Lego WeDo and Lego EV3. One of the key aspects of the program is for students to get their robots to do what they want them … Continue reading

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Remembrance Day Assembly

This past Thursday, we held our annual Remembrance Day assembly. This assembly provided a wonderful 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 freedom … Continue reading

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Extracurriculars at Rotherglen

This week has seen the start of many exciting clubs and programs for the students at Rotherglen. Students have the opportunity to explore their interests in robotics, instrumental bands, choirs, and various other clubs, including Alice in Wonderland! Grade 4 … Continue reading

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The Learning Success Centre

It has only been a few short weeks, and our new Learning Success Centre (LSC) has already become a hub of activity for both our students and teachers! In our planning for this new space, we carefully considered the needs … Continue reading

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Grade 7/8 Speech Showcase

Over the past month, the Grade 7 and 8 students worked diligently to both author and present a speech in front of their teacher and peers. Grade 7 and 8 students focused their writing on topics related to personal interest. … Continue reading

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Grade 5/6 Speech Showcase

Students in Grades 4 through 6, along with teachers and parents, attended Rotherglen’s annual Grade 5/6 Speech Showcase.  All students in Grades 5 and 6 worked hard to hone their speech-writing and public-speaking skills in preparation for the event. One representative was selected from each class to present at the Speech Showcase. The Grade 6 speeches … Continue reading

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Seeds In Residence (SIR)

On Tuesday, May 15, a number of our students from Grades 7 and 8 will travel to Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario, to participate in the Seeds in Residence (SIR) program. This program is offered through the department of Humanities  /Enriched Learning … Continue reading

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