News & Updates
Lunch will be extended to run from 11:25am-12:25pm. This will allow Grades 6-10 to eat from 11:25am-11:50am, and Grades 2-5, joined by Grades 11-12, to eat from 12:00pm-12:25pm. Lunch for Kindergarten and Grade 1 is prepared by Sage and served in the classrooms from 12:00pm-12:25pm.
This inspiring event is coming up at Southpointe on Friday, September 27. We will be raising money for the Terry Fox Foundation through pledges and by selling Terry Fox t-shirts.
As part of our STEM workshops, students observed exciting demonstrations and had an opportunity to participate in their own hands-on experiments.
On May 4, two Grade 8 students traveled for the first time to the SFU campus in Surrey to participate in the provincial French public speaking competition, Concours d'art oratoire. In this competition, students write and present French speeches to a panel of judges.
Overbuying and misleading expiry dates cause food to be thrown out and wasted. However, this food can still be eaten. With so many Canadians going hungry and relying on food banks everyday, donating overbought or past the best before date food is doing double the deed.
The point of this visit was to get international perspectives on possible ways to solve climate change and to meet people from a different part of the world. After we were all introduced, we were separated into two calls and talked about climate change and ways to fix it.
This exchange is truly an enriching experience for the Spanish students and Southpointe families and students. It is an encounter where individuals from two different cultures share interests, experiences, stories, customs and cultural perspectives. Here’s what our home-stay families and students had to say about their experience: