Category Archives: Rotherglen News

Grade 8 Art

Each Grade 8 class was given the task to work collaboratively to brainstorm and vote on one person for their Black History Month Portrait. 8BC selected Serena Williams, 8C chose Viola Desmond, 8K decided on Barack Obama, and 8R agreed … Continue reading

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Rotherglen School Holiday Concerts

Congratulations to the students for their absolutely beautiful holiday performances, from the singing to the buckets, to the bands and Orff ensembles!

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Class 8C R.E.A.C.H. Legacy Project – Mission Pawsible

Our first R.E.A.C.H. Legacy Project, Mission Pawsible, was a tremendous success! The goal of Class 8C’s project was to raise $1000.00 and collect canned pet food for the Oakville and Milton Humane Society, also known as OMHS. Every year, each … Continue reading

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Grade 8 Art

Grade 8 students did a fantastic job on their Endangered Species artwork. They built a low relief using cardboard. Students had to decide how they would feature their chosen species and what the habitat would look like. Colour was added by … Continue reading

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Grade 4 Art

Grade 4 students have been busy learning about Impressionism and specifically Claude Monet. They have been inspired to create their own versions of the Water Lily Pond originally painted by Monet in 1899. Students have selected a section of the … Continue reading

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Grade 8 Tie Ceremony

On Tuesday, October 17, Grade 8 students received their Leadership Ties during a special ceremony planned just for them. The Tie Ceremony is a tradition at Rotherglen. This ceremony is held to symbolize the seniority and leadership roles of the … Continue reading

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Rotherglen School Parent Volunteer Committee

The Rotherglen School Parent Volunteer Committee held the first of many parent events this week. Parents gathered on Monday for a lovely walk through the trails, midweek parents met to enjoy coffee and a chat, and on Friday parents had their … Continue reading

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Grade 1 and 8 Reading Buddies

Over the past few days, Grade 8 Leaders have begun to foster meaningful bonds with Grade 1 students through their Reading Buddies initiative. Once every other week, Grade 8 students will spend time reading books with a friend in Grade … Continue reading

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Grade 7 Art

Grade 7 students are seen adding texture to their Scratch Card Animals. It was done with great care and concentration as using a stylus on a scratch card has the opposite effect of using a pencil on paper. Students had to … Continue reading

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SPOTLIGHT ON THE LIBRARY

Over the last few weeks, we eagerly welcomed students into their transformed Library space! They enthusiastically borrowed new books, accessed the new online Catalogue, began exploring new research databases and put their unique touches on makerspace projects.

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