Category: In the Classroom
One of our Grade 12 students recently conducted a data project which was an investigation in order to determine whether the theory “Wisdom of the Crowd” was accurate. Essentially, the theory states that the collective average of everyone’s guess should be near the actual number. This is due to the same chance of someone guessing […]
The last day of school before break is Friday, December 20th and we are taking our annual trip to Galaxy Cinemas in Collingwood! Drop off and pick up will be at Galaxy Cinemas (6 Mountain Road, Collingwood). Drop off can begin at 8am, the films will begin at 8:30am. There will be two movie options: Disney’s […]
Pretty River Academy’s Christmas concert takes place this Thursday, December 12th. Please pick up your children after school at their regular dismissal time. We are asking parents and students to return to school at 5:30pm. Students are to head directly to their homerooms. Refreshments and snacks for our families will be served at 5:30pm, before […]
Our Grade 4, 5, 6 students have their beautiful watercolour drawings currently on display on the wall outside of their classroom. This project was part of an integrated unit on Canada with Mr. Fisher’s class and Mr. White’s art class. Students each received a letter of the alphabet and completed a painting that depicted a […]
Each year, students in Grade 1 to 6 participate in Winter Electives. Students may choose between four elective options. This year we are offering Skiing/Snowboarding (@Blue Mountain), Winter Outdoor Activities (@Blue Mountain), Multi-Sports (@Pretty River), and Cooking/Baking (@Pretty River). Electives run on Wednesday afternoons for 5 weeks beginning January 22nd, ending February 19th. Options and […]
Friday, November 28th was a dress down day with special activities planned by Ted S., and the Grade 7/8’s. The day was a phenomenal success!!! Students from Grade 1 and 6 were actively engaged in such activities as relays, charades and recreating the time machine from Dr. Who. Great job Ted!!!