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U12 Girls’ Soccer at PSAA

The U12 girls’ soccer team participated in the PSAA tournament on Friday. It was a long, but fun day – playing 4 games with little time for rest. The team put forth its best effort despite the tough competition. Skylar was unstoppable, playing every minute of each game. Forwards, Alessia, Sara, Abeer, Fatima, and Selene >

International Day of Pink at TEAM School

On Wednesday, students and staff at TEAM School united to raise awareness about bullying and discrimination by recognizing the International Day of Pink. Students exchanged one item of their uniform for a pink item. All classes displayed pink handprints on their door to symbolize their pledge to end bullying. By wearing pink, TEAM School students >

Boys’ U12 Floor Hockey Reaches Semis

The U12 boys’ floor hockey team participated in the tournament at Fern Hill – Oakville yesterday. It was an eventful day! In the first game, TEAM faced Newton’s Grove School. It was a close game, but Newton’s Grove managed to come on top. The next game against MacLachlan was a nail-biter! TEAM was behind, but >

Ms. Towey’s Taste Test

Grade 6 students in Ms. Towey’s class recently put their taste buds to the test to compare sugar with artificial sweetener. Each student received two small dixie cups filled with Coke and Diet Coke, respectively. They sampled both cups, taking time to savour each. We then completed Venn diagrams to compare the tastes, textures, and >

Are There Really Stones In It?

Ms. Gerlai’s and Ms. Van Beers’s Grades 1 and 2 students put on their chef hats today. It was a perfect day for a nice bowl of hot Stone Soup which is based on the old folk story. While the students enjoyed preparing the ingredients and cooking the meal, they also learned how to share and take care >

Glee Club Spreads Holiday Cheer!

On Tuesday, the TEAM School Glee Club traveled to King Gardens Retirement Living to spread some holiday cheer and sing songs of the season to the senior residents living there. Each student had such a beautiful singing voice and represented TEAM School so well. Once the singing had finished, an impromptu comedy show ensued with >