Category: P.R.A. Sports
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!!!
Sunday November 17th we hosted over 300 people at our Family Fun Carnival. We shared our wonderful school community and our incredible facilities. We would like to thank all of the students, parents, and faculty members for their enthusiastic participation in making this event a success. Thank you for supporting our first fundraiser of the […]
On Friday the Senior Boys Basketball team traveled to Sudbury to participate in the annual Shoot The Rock Tournament. The team played three games, losing in the consolation semi-finals 32:46. The first game the team played hard but ended up down 10 at the end of the fourth quarter. The second game the Predators worked […]
Movember is back! There is strength in numbers- join Mr.Fischer and Mr.Savill on their Movember team. It’s never too late to join. As an official global charity, Movember’s vision is to have an everlasting impact on the face of men’s health. During November each year, Movember is responsible for the sprouting of millions of moustaches around […]
Grade 1, 2, & 3 students have created some beautiful “Fall Reflections” paintings on view now in the main hallway of the school. Students painted a landscape scene using autumn colours on the top half of their paper and folded it in half, creating a “reflection” print on the bottom half. The results are beautiful. […]
Our students had a great Halloween week beginning Wednesday with a Pre-School to Grade 3 visit to Chartwell Retirement Home, in costumes! On Thursday our Pre-School to Grade 8′s welcomed True North Academy for a soccer tournament in our gym and dome. In the afternoon the students had a spooktacular time visiting 4 stations; Pumpkin […]
Our Grade 4-6′s had a great time playing their first basketball game of the season vs Osprey Central School. The cheer squad included parents, teachers, students (including members of our Sr.Boys basketball team),and our newly formed cheer squad who put on an incredible half time show. Way to go!
*UPDATE: We are delighted to have collected nearly 100 coats! They will be distributed to those in need through various organizations in the coming week. In conjunction with our Family Fun Carnival, coming up on November 17th, Pretty River Academy is holding a Winter Coat Drive. We are asking people to please donate any winter […]
Congratulations to Sam Hirst and his team the Laurentian Voyageurs on their big win at the Concordia University Nike Tournament in Montreal this weekend. It was a mini Pretty River Academy reunion as Chris Webster (now attending McGill University) and Max Hirst (now attending Ivey Business School at Western University) came out to cheer him […]