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October 4, 2016Wonderful Camp Experience!

Well here we are, the end of camp, the end of September, and by many indications, the end of summer.  But what a great start to our year September has been!   Camp is always an opportunity for new skills – building and maintaining a campfire, archery, kayaking, hiking new trails, orienteering.  But the greater […] .....

 

September 17, 2016Weekly email

Our days are so very full, wonderfully balanced between academic lessons (though we don’t seem to take many pics at that time) and work and outdoor exploration, between moments of silence and boisterous fun, between meeting our own needs and service to others. Already we are seeing such good progress, social and academic, each child […] .....

 

September 11, 2016Week One in the Forest

A fabulous first week, as students start each day with vigorous physical activity in the forest, followed by yoga, a minute of silence, then into individualized academic work. Who could ask for more?!  .....

 

August 11, 2016Roots & Wings Forest School in Langley

Our elementary and secondary students will be returning to the forest this fall for new learning possibilities, tapping aboriginal knowledge and awakening appreciation for the value of learning in a natural environment..  Always on the leading edge of educational reform, we are now the first Forest School in Metro Vancouver for older students.  Want to join […] .....

 

June 2, 2016Students rehearse for June performance

Be prepared for a mix of fun, poignancy and promise! .....

 

January 22, 2016Hazelmere School Students to Tour Canada

Preparation is underway for a group of our Senior (grades 4-6) and Junior High students to view Canadian History with their own eyes during a trip to Ottawa and Quebec this February. Roots and Wings Students will sit in on a Supreme Court Trial, follow a Bill in Parliament, attend the Carnival Parade and tour […] .....

 

November 13, 2015Message from the Principal

The unspeakable tragedies in Paris today must elicit from each of us the highest degree of caring and support for our fellow world citizens, along with a reminder to cherish all who are dear to us. Terrorist activities remind us of the phrase from our school pledge “so that all people can live with dignity, […] .....

 

October 17, 2015No Jays Game until you Vote!

Our students practised voting on Friday.  Now it’s your turn!  Take them with you if you can.  .....

 

October 17, 2015New-old playground equipment at Heritage Home

Saying goodbye to a beloved playground tree was sweetened by the creative stump, bugs and construction materials that remain.  Thank you Eric Schurch, for this brilliant idea! .....

 

September 19, 201525th Annual camping trip a hit as usual

 At the end of our second week, our six to 15 year olds have had many great learning opportunities, among them, the practical life activities of fire-building and cooking,  compass use, first aid, hatchet safety, nutrition and food safety, water safety, tent erection, and staying dry in the rain!  Perhaps even more important is the […] .....