Black Gold School Division
Covenant Christian School

Archives > October 2018

October 23, 2018

New Mural

Each morning our prayer for our students is to live out our core purpose: Flourishing Learners, Delight in God, Inspired to Serve. This week we also had it put on our office wall to serve as a visual reminder to our staff, students, and visitors. There is no place His hand does not touch! 

October 22, 2018

Grandparents/Special Friends Day

Each year we encourage our students to invite a grandparent(s) or a special friend to visit them at school. We will have an assembly at 1:00 pm and then have open classrooms until 2:45 pm. In addition, our library will again host the “Adopt-A-Book” event. You will be able to purchase books starting at 12:15… Read more »

October 22, 2018

PCCE Teacher’s Convention

This is a highlight for our staff as it’s such a great opportunity for spiritual renewal, professional growth, networking and connecting with colleagues. This year, in addition to the conference, we also spent some time team building at an Escape Room! Somehow, all three groups made it out of there room and have plenty of… Read more »

October 10, 2018

Terry Fox Run

On Friday, October 5, we held our annual Terry Fox Run.  After an assembly, all staff and students gathered outside in front of the school for a photo.  Then, the junior high students, followed by the grade 4 to 6 students and finally the grade 1 to 3 students headed out to race.  Some teachers… Read more »

October 10, 2018

Orange Shirt Day

The Orange Shirt Campaign – Every Child Matters remembers the experiences of former students of Indian Residential Schools and is a commitment to ongoing reconciliation in Canada.  This year, Orange Shirt Day was on September 30.  As that day fell on a weekend, we commemorated the day on October 4.  We held an assembly first… Read more »

October 01, 2018

Mr. Simmons is “Missing”

We can see commUNITY at Covenant in so many ways! Not only as a large group consisting of all those who are associated with the school but in several smaller groups as well.  We can see commUNITY in each home room classroom, on athletic teams, in friend groups, and also as a staff. As is… Read more »