Archive: November 2015 | Elmwood 100

Lest We Forget: Elmwood Remembers

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  • November 17, 2015
Lest We Forget: Elmwood Remembers

Every year on November 11, Canada and the rest of the world remembers. We remember the devastating battles when people fought and gave their lives so that we could all grow old. We remember the wars that were fought so there would be peace in our lives. We remember all of the soldiers who have fought and died so that our lives could be better than theirs. At Elmwood, we remember every year during a special Remembrance Day assembly that honours our veterans and the memories of those who served...

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Meet our Mascots: Part 2

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  • November 12, 2015
Meet our Mascots: Part 2

Everyone has been asking for more information about our new and amazing furry friends, the house mascots, and we’re happy to share some really interesting facts. Remember that you can always drop by Eagles' Nest (our uniform shop) to adopt one of the mascots for your home. Today’s post is to help explain how and why each of these particular animals was chosen to represent one of Elmwood’s houses. The first step was to gather a small group of people, including several students and Ms. Enticknap,...

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A Night to Remember: Elmwood’s Fabulous Founder’s Dinner

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  • November 2, 2015
A Night to Remember: Elmwood’s Fabulous Founder’s Dinner

Elmwood students, parents, teachers, and alumnae gathered together at the Canadian Museum of History on Saturday, October 3, 2015, to enjoy an incredible night celebrating Elmwood’s Centennial that was capped off with a chance to listen to Canadian literary icon, Margaret Atwood. The opportunity to see a world-renowned author, who is also an inspiration to many students at Elmwood interested in literature and writing, was invaluable to all of the guests at the Founder’s Dinner. Elaborately...

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