This year our school has been blessed with a fabulous Student Council. Our members are Hannah, Kara, Emily, Jane, Rebecca, Jack, Matthew, Gideon, Deborah-Peace, Mrs. Buys, and Mrs. Wikkerink.
The Student Council is a group of students, elected by our fellow classmates, who fill the year with community-building events. We are striving to make this year the best one yet, and as the returning member, I believe that it is!
There have been so many fun activities that the students have been able to participate in. We had a hilarious “Movember,” during which our male teachers grew
February 16, 2017 - Hannah W.
Gifted Outreach Conference
On Monday, December 19, 2016, seven Calvin Christian School students were invited to attend the annual Gifted Outreach (GO) Conference, held at Redeemer University College. The conferences is also attended by dozens of students from the Hamilton Wentworth District School Board. We have been blessed to have the opportunity to send students as well. Since we are limited to the number of students that we can actually send, we carefully try to identify students who might have an interest in the topic and be comfortable working with students from other schools. This
January 7, 2017
This year’s Boris Brott was intense! I love rock and heavy metal, and they played all the songs PERFECTLY! I have only seen Boris Brott two other times, but all my friends said that this one was the best. I never really liked Boris Brott because I was never a huge fan of classical music and wasn’t really looking forward to this year. But I was shocked when I heard Crazy Train, Champions, We Will Rock You, and even One Republic! I thought is kind of cool how they combined classical music with rock n’ roll, and heavy metal. I was actually SAD when it ended. It was a great show,
December 8, 2016 - Myla
7 Years War
On November 9th the class of 7B started to work on a history project involving imovies. We were assigned groups to work on the project. What we focused on was The Seven Years’ War. It was a very cool topic where the British fought the French for seven years. We were told to act out the war from either the British or the French perspectives based on the objective factors, meaning the factors we can measure, e.g. troops, population, and amount of forts. Most of the groups focused on the French perspective even though the British actually won the war.
We got out of
December 8, 2016