February 15

Space Centre and Chapel List

The space centre was fun and eye-opening. I hope everyone has some lasting memories of friends and the amazing universe we live in.

  • Tech: Bianca, Sophia
  • Keys: Grayson, Indie
  • Bass: Julie, Spencer
  • Guitar: Kael
  • Vocals: Bethel, Alyssa, Daniella
  • Stage Manager: Cohen
  • Percussion: Felisha
  • Door Greeter: Ezra, Portia

Songs for Chapel:

  1. This is Amazing Grace (Key of D)
    • We’ll begin our chapel service with the stirring anthem of “This is Amazing Grace.” Let the powerful lyrics and uplifting melody lead us into a time of reflection and awe.
  2. You Are Life (Key of G)
    • Next, we’ll raise our voices in celebration with “You Are Life.” This joyful song reminds us of the abundant life found in our faith and the boundless love of our Creator.
  3. Goodness of God (Key of G)
    • We’ll conclude our chapel service with the heartfelt melody of “Goodness of God.” As we sing of His faithfulness and goodness, may our hearts overflow with gratitude and praise.
February 9

Chapel List for February 14

Make sure to wear Valentine’s Day colours!

Participants:

  • Drums: Bentley
  • Vocals: Julie, Layla, Scarlett
  • Bass: Jack
  • Guitar: Jun
  • Acoustic Guitar: Maelle
  • Stage Manager: Alyssa
  • Door Greeters: Ethan, Bethel

Songs for Chapel:

  1. Beautiful Day
    • Let’s kick off our chapel service with the uplifting melody of “Beautiful Day.” It’s a reminder of the beauty and blessings that surround us each day, filling our hearts with gratitude and joy.
  2. Rest on Us
    • Next, we’ll invite the soothing presence of God with the calming strains of “Rest on Us.” As we reflect on His love and grace, may we find peace and renewal in His embrace.
  3. Way Maker
    • We’ll conclude our chapel service with the powerful declaration of faith found in “Way Maker.” This song reminds us that even in the midst of uncertainty, God is always with us, making a way where there seems to be no way.
February 5

Upcoming Events

February 6 – Space Centre Field Trip – Please aim to arrive at 8:15 am, we are leaving at 8:30 am.

February 7 – No Chapel, we are having our Genius Hour Assembly, Grade 6 girls basketball starts

February 12 – Grade 6 boys basketball starts

February 14 – Valentine’s Colour Day, wear casual clothes if you wear red or pink.

February 16 – Pro D Day, no school

February 19 – Family Day

February 22 – Pink Shirt Day

 

Missions Team Fundraiser

Please support our missions team. You can donate to fill a bottle of water at the front desk to fund the well we are building or bring in small stuffies that are new or gently used for children in the Phillipines. Thank you!

Basketball

Grade 5/6 Basketball

Practices will start soon.
Boys will practice on Mondays from 3:00 – 4:30 PM. (First practice will be February 12th.) Games will be on Tuesdays, after school.
Girls will practice on Wednesdays from 3:00 – 4:30 PM. (First practice is February 7th: this week.) Games will be on Thursdays, after school.
The season will involve 5 play days. (Last two weeks of February, first two weeks of March, and the first week after Spring Break.)
If you are interested, please contact Mr. Krahn (skrahn@highroadacademy.com). Thank you.

 

January 26

Upcoming Events and Chapel List

Upcoming Events

January 29 – Pro D, no school

February 6 – Field trip to the Space Center

February 14 – Valentine’s Day

February 16 – Pro D, no school

February 19 – Family Day

February 22 – Pink Shirt Day, wear casual if you want to wear a pink shirt to support anti-bullying

Chapel List for February 31

  • Tech: Bianca, Sophia
  • Stage Manager: Cohen
  • Vocals: Sophia, Scarlett, Portia, Felisha, Mrs. V
  • Instrumentalists: Maelle (Guitar), Kael (Guitar), Julie (Bass), Bentley (Drums), Grayson (Keys), Indie (Keys)
  • Door Greeters: Bethel, Alyssa
January 23

Space Centre Field Trip and other updates

Field Trip

Tuesday, February 6, the grade 5 and 6 classes will be taking a bus to the H. R. Macmillan Space Centre. We are leaving at 8:30 am, so please be ready for an early departure so that we can get to our program on time! Bring a lunch and wear casual clothes. Parents are welcome to join us, tickets will be $22.75)

Cozy Casual Day

Tomorrow, Wednesday, will be our rescheduled cozy casual day.

Chapel list (same as the last week, those who missed their turn)

  • Tech: Bianca, Daniella
  • Stage Manager: Grayson
  • Keys: Mrs. Van Santen, Indie
  • Percussion: Ezra
  • Drums: Bentley
  • Electric Guitar: Jun
  • Acoustic Guitar: Adelle
  • Bass: Julie
  • Vocals: Felisha, Esther, Anna
January 12

Chapel list

Chapel Service Lineup:

  • Tech: Bianca, Daniella
  • Stage Manager: Grayson
  • Keys: Mrs. Van Santen, Indie
  • Percussion: Ezra
  • Drums: Bentley
  • Electric Guitar: Jun
  • Acoustic Guitar: Adelle
  • Bass: Julie
  • Vocals: Felisha, Esther, Anna
January 9

Cozy Casual Days Ahead!

Welcome back to school everyone! Tomorrow, we have a cozy casual day. Wear something warm and soft. Here is a look at our upcoming events:

January 10 – Cozy Casual Day

January 17 – Cozy Casual Day

January 29 – PD Day, no school

 

 

December 18

Last week of school

Christmas break is close! This is what is happening this week:

Food Drive – We have an opportunity to share the Christmas spirit. Bring food donations to the lobby.

All week – Christmas casual (if you want to wear casual, you must have some large visible article of clothing that is Christmas themed, not just Christmas coloured) In addition, you may wear Christmas or winter accessories.

Tuesday – Math and Science Test

Wednesday – Secret Santa (students have a name, $10 max gift) and Hot Chocolate (bring a mug)

Thursday – 10:30 am dismissal (after the primary Christmas concert)

We’ll see you January 8 in the new year!

A look back: