The Armbrae Woods
Read Prof. Jeremy Lundholm, Ecologist, and Armbrae parent's wonderful description of the magical "woods" on our urban property.
If You Go Into the Woods Today...
The Hidden Value of Armbrae's Kid-centric Landscape
One of Armbrae's lesser known assets, the Woods, simply refers to the area between the wooden stairs, the new playing field and the fence diving the campus from the railway lands. There are a handful of good-sized trees there, some beleaguered shrubs and a lot of dirt. But there are also archeological artifacts, salamanders, mosses, and native plants. As an ecologist who studies urban habitats, I pay attention to places like this... Click on "The Armbrae Woods" above to continue reading.
Cross-Country Runners Excel
Every Autumn, we kick off the school year with our annual ACIS Jr. School Cross Country Meet at Point Pleasant Park. This year, under sunny skies, the kids ran their hearts out to the chants and cheers of their parents, teachers, and fellow students. The running culture at Armbrae has grown each and every year and our success in various running related school competitions has increased as well.
Ms. Sajatovich wins Prime Minister's Award for Teaching Excellence
We are delighted to announce that Ms. Stephanie Sajatovich has received one of the Prime Minister's Awards for Teaching Excellence for 2012.
Stephanie was one of only 67 educators across Canada to receive this award in 2012. In addition, she was 1 of only 3 independent school teachers from over 90 CAIS schools to be recognized.
The national selection committee looks for excellence in the following 5 areas:
1) digital literacy
2) innovative and exemplary teaching practices
3) student skills development
4) student achievement and participation; and
5) teacher commitment and leadership.
You can link to the Award's website
to read more about Stephanie. Click
to read the Herald article that accompanied the attached photo.
We are proud of Stephanie and all our teachers who, daily, bring passion and excellence to our students.
Senior School Exams End
Junior School Play Rehearsal
12/16/2013 8:30 AM
Junior School Play (Jr. School Finished at Noon)
12/17/2013 7:00 PM
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