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Holiday Baking at CPHS

Holiday Baking at CPHS

December 19, 2014 No Comments

A number of classes have been busy baking in the lead up to the break.  Students from Ms. Price’s class used their Math skills to build gingerbread houses, our international students engaged in holiday baking as part of a cultural activity, and students from Ms. Goebel’s and Ms. McAllister’s Life Skills and Math classes also […]

CPHS Genius Hour Projects Show Range of Imagination, Ingenuity and Interests

CPHS Genius Hour Projects Show Range of Imagination, Ingenuity and Interests

December 18, 2014 No Comments

Intermediate students shared their Genius Hour projects with each other today.  There was an amazing range of projects, shared in both French and English, in a wide variety of areas including fashion, engineering, art, science, engineering, technology, media, sports, culture, entertainment, and even food.  Classes had a chance to visit the other rooms to see […]

Intermediate Genius Hour will Run Tomorrow in the AM (Dec 18th)

Intermediate Genius Hour will Run Tomorrow in the AM (Dec 18th)

December 17, 2014 No Comments

The Intermediate genius hour, re-scheduled from today, will run on a compressed schedule tomorrow because of activities planned for the afternoon: Grade 7: 8:30-9:30am Grade 8: 9:30-10:30am Parents are welcome to join the festivities.  We ask that people sign in and sign out.

All Buses are Cancelled Today – Dec 17

All Buses are Cancelled Today – Dec 17

December 17, 2014 No Comments

All buses are cancelled. Intermediate genius hour projects will be rescheduled.

Relevance and Engagement Celebrated by Staff and Students at CPHS.

Relevance and Engagement Celebrated by Staff and Students at CPHS.

December 16, 2014 No Comments

Based on a student review of a survey called the ‘Tell them From Me’ survey last spring, staff and students at CPHS have been working to make school more relevant and engaging to enhance student learning. Yesterday’s staff meeting was a celebration of some of the excellent work that has taken place at the school […]

Post-Secondary Application Deadline Fast Approaching

Post-Secondary Application Deadline Fast Approaching

December 15, 2014 No Comments

All potential graduates who plan to apply to College or University for September 2015 entry please click here to read an important notice from the Guidance Department.

Bear University Runs Successful Initial Courses

Bear University Runs Successful Initial Courses

December 12, 2014 No Comments

Student initiative, Bear University, ran its first three courses this week.  Students enjoyed learning to sew and make costumes, how to take better photographs, and a variety of make-up techniques from professionals in these fields.  This all culminated with photography students taking photos of the costuming and make-up students. Congratulations to all of the students […]

Christmas Concert and Genius Hour Projects Generate Warm Reception

Christmas Concert and Genius Hour Projects Generate Warm Reception

December 12, 2014 No Comments

Last night’s Christmas concert, featuring a large number of groups, was a big hit.  The Intermediate band, which included several students who only just started playing in September, was warmly received; the band has grown from 6 members last year to 30 members this year.The evening culminated with a sing-a-long of Christmas classics with the […]

All Buses are Cancelled Today

All Buses are Cancelled Today

December 10, 2014 No Comments

With expectations of worsening weather and poor visibility later on today, all buses are cancelled.

Excellence in Secondary Athletics Recognized at Assembly

Excellence in Secondary Athletics Recognized at Assembly

December 9, 2014 No Comments

The following students were recognized for excellence from the fall sporting season: Cross Country: Great Running and Acheivment.  MVP: Teagan Simpson Jr. Boys Volleyball: Made it to Finals this year in Lanark and are Champions of the UC Cup- MVP- Andrew Ryan and Robert Abercrombie Sr. Boys Volleyball: Great Builiding Year and Made it to […]