Today, February 23, Duncan Cran is a buzz with Science Fair Frenzy… Thanks to Mrs. Todd and our enthusiastic students and teachers, the gym is full of exciting science fair projects… 9 of which will be chosen to go to the District Science Fair.
Today (February 23/2012) we had a very special visitor, Mr. Sloan our Assistant Superintendant who has visited the south pole to take photographs of penguins. Here he is presenting an informative and entertaining slide show on the penguins he has captured on film!
For those parents that live outside the Duncan Cran attendance area and want to register their child(ren) at our school, please check out this important informational letter from the board office regarding variance requests. Please call the school if you have any questions!
Duncan Cran is participating in an energy challenge with Canadian Geographic. Here students are presenting Â tips on how to save energy at school and at home; at our Monday Morning Assembly. The following students presented –
Attention Parents/ Guardians – The phone lines are down at Duncan Cran today (Monday, Feb. 6th/2012) and will be down tomorrow as well. If you need to contact the school, please come in or email me at firstname.lastname@example.org
We do have an emergency phone (to call out only) but cannot receive calls.
We had a fantastic Metis dance performance, oganized by Bev Lambert. She travels to schools teaching students about Metis dance and traditions to a select group of students in the morning, then in the afternoon, the students and her put on a show for the whole school.
Duncan Cran 1000 Origami Crane Project
This year our students are participating in a 1000 crane project.Â Â Â This is a project about sharing the message of hope and peace.
The story behind the cranes:Â There is a book written about a girl called Sadako Sasaki and the 1000 Paper Cranes.Â Sadako was a young girl in Japan when the atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima.Â In the book she is remembered as trying to fold a thousand paper cranes before her death from leukemia.