Aug
28
Wed
Lemonade Party (Drop In from 1-5pm)
Aug 28 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

All students and families are welcome to join us for our annual Lemonade Party on Wednesday August 28, with drop in from 1pm-5pm. Meet your teacher, see your classroom and mingle with fellow GAA families! We look forward to seeing you then!

Sep
4
Wed
First Day Of School
Sep 4 all day
Grade 8 Breakfast
Sep 4 @ 9:00 am – 9:30 am

New this year, Grade 8 senior school students will be treated to a special Grade 8 breakfast on the first day of school, September 4th, following opening in the Grade 8 classroom. Grade 8 families are welcome to join us as we mingle and enjoy welcome breakfast treats together!

Sep
10
Tue
40 Love Tennis
Sep 10 @ 3:30 pm – Oct 15 @ 4:30 pm

40 Love Tennis offers kids from grades 1-8 the opportunity to play tennis at GAA. Our Tennis Canada certified coaches have put into place a dynamic program which focuses on physical skills development, engagement and fun.

Beginner and intermediate players will learn basic tennis techniques and strategy while applying their skills in interactive games. Emphasis is placed on the fundamental technique of hitting forehands, backhands, volleys and serves. Players will be divided into groups based on their grade level and playing ability. The last week of the program concludes with a mini tournament and prizes.

Sep
11
Wed
Young Engineers
Sep 11 @ 4:00 pm – Oct 16 @ 5:15 pm

Fall 2019 Session: Robo Bricks!

Using LEGO® parts and LEGO® WeDo graphic programming to build robots, Robo Bricks enrichment program participants learn software engineering, technology, entrepreneurship and math (STEM). During each lesson, students will assemble a robot that will preform a predetermined task. Constructing these robots will develop each student’s ability to create computer algorithms and capability to implement the computer codes.

Skill Building Areas:

Learn English software engineering terminology
Encourage procedural thinking
Improving presentation skills
Working in teams efficiently
Familiarization with computer orientation
Gaining information system and media literacy
Progressing critical and creative thinking
Gadgets and games
Modern Robots to execute different task

Sep
12
Thu
The Running Experience
Sep 12 @ 3:30 pm – Oct 17 @ 4:30 pm

The Running Experience is a unique GAA after school club focused on running endurance training, skills, drills, games and fitness development activities! All students from K-8 are invited to register.

Curriculum Night
Sep 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us for curriculum night on September 12 to learn about exciting new curriculum initiatives throughout GAA’s academic programming!

Sep
17
Tue
40 Love Tennis
Sep 17 @ 3:30 pm – Oct 22 @ 4:30 pm

40 Love Tennis offers kids from grades 1-8 the opportunity to play tennis at GAA. Our Tennis Canada certified coaches have put into place a dynamic program which focuses on physical skills development, engagement and fun.

Beginner and intermediate players will learn basic tennis techniques and strategy while applying their skills in interactive games. Emphasis is placed on the fundamental technique of hitting forehands, backhands, volleys and serves. Players will be divided into groups based on their grade level and playing ability. The last week of the program concludes with a mini tournament and prizes.

Sep
18
Wed
Young Engineers
Sep 18 @ 4:00 pm – Oct 23 @ 5:15 pm

Fall 2019 Session: Robo Bricks!

Using LEGO® parts and LEGO® WeDo graphic programming to build robots, Robo Bricks enrichment program participants learn software engineering, technology, entrepreneurship and math (STEM). During each lesson, students will assemble a robot that will preform a predetermined task. Constructing these robots will develop each student’s ability to create computer algorithms and capability to implement the computer codes.

Skill Building Areas:

Learn English software engineering terminology
Encourage procedural thinking
Improving presentation skills
Working in teams efficiently
Familiarization with computer orientation
Gaining information system and media literacy
Progressing critical and creative thinking
Gadgets and games
Modern Robots to execute different task

Sep
19
Thu
The Running Experience
Sep 19 @ 3:30 pm – Oct 24 @ 4:30 pm

The Running Experience is a unique GAA after school club focused on running endurance training, skills, drills, games and fitness development activities! All students from K-8 are invited to register.