Concerts, stone soup, and holiday anxiety

In the last three days, I have had the enormous pleasure of attending all six of the preschool and JK winter concerts. I even got to narrate the preschool performances! At every show, I was blown away by our students’ growth and confidence, our teachers’ passion and patience, and parents’ pride in your little ones’ performances. Thanks to all of you for making time to be part of this magical time of year.

Message from Music & Band

It has been an eventful few months for the Grades 4-6 elementary music program. The Grade 4 music classes have been working hard on their music literacy, and the students are starting to get excited about reading music. The Grade 5 students are now at the stage of knowing eight notes on their instruments, and are busy preparing for their first performance. The Grade 6’s have shown a lot of maturity as of late, as they rehearse all together!


All Grades 4, 5 and 6 will perform at the Winter Concert, in CFIS’s Elementary Gymnasium, on Wednesday, December 12th, at 2 p.m.
 

A Message from Student Services

The holiday season can be stressful for adults. Did you know that the holidays can also cause stress for children? Here are a few tips to help your child cope with the social stress of the festive season:

A Message from Secondary

Congratulations to the following students who performed very well at a recent Spanish and French speech competition hosted by Webber Academy (thank you, Mrs. Adams, Señora Mendes, Mme Bouchard and Mme Moulin):

Spanish original oratory:

  • Grade 10 Alejandro V. won gold and Ana F. won silver,
  • Grade 8 Matthew F. won gold, grade 8 Ruben G. won bronze

French poetry:

  • Grade 10 Gabriela C. won gold
  • Grade 8 Sabine U. won silver, grade 7 Naomi D. won bronze

French original oratory:

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