Grade 9 Orientation Day 2016-2017

Grade 9 students are invited to attend the Orientation Session on Thursday, September 1st at 9:00 a.m.  All grade 9’s are welcome to attend.  Please refer to the grade 9 information under quick links on ctk.ca for more information.  

Advice for Parents, from Professor Jo Boaler

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Do you remember how excited your children were about maths* when they were young? How they were excited by patterns in nature? How they rearranged a set of objects and found, with delight, that they had the same number? Before children start school they often talk about maths with curiosity and wonder, but soon after they start school many children decide that maths is confusing and scary and they are not a “math person”. This is because maths in many schools is all about procedures, memorization and deciding which children can and which cannot. Maths has become a performance subject … Continue reading

Eco Team achieves Silver Eco Certification!

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A years worth of hard work to enhance awareness and limit the environmental impact of the school has amounted to one great reward – Silver! Congratulations to the E-Team for this achievement: Autumn Benford, Cindy Dziuba, Leah MacGowen, Maddie Shiell, Sydney Welsh, Kelsey Xerri.