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Summer Holiday Notice (6/29/2017)

Madison Office is closed from July 1, 2017 to August 20, 2017.

John G. Diefenbaker and Sir John A. Macdonald campus: First day of school for 2017-2018 is September 9, 2017.

St. Mary’s High School campus: First day of school for 2017-2018 is September 8, 2017.

Junior and Senior High Graduation Ceremony on June 3rd, 2017 (5/20/2017)

Our 2016-2017 Graduation Ceremony for Junior and Senior High students will be held on Saturday, June 3, 2017 from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the Gymnasium at John G. Diefenbaker High School.

All graduates of Grade 9, 12, CSL-C9, C12, MB9 and MB12/MB12IB students should please report directly to the following classrooms at 12:00pm to pick up the graduation gowns.

  9A  – Room 117                     9M /     9P- Room 135                 12A /12D – Room 128             

  CSL MB12 – Room 129         12IS – Room 136                     CSL C9/ CSL C12- Room 116

  CSL MB9 – Room 119      12M / 12 IB – Room 132       CSLMB12IB- Room 130

Picture-taking etiquette: Please do not congregate at the front of the stage while waiting for your child to walk across.  The Masters of Ceremonies will announce when to expect your child’s special moment.  There will also be seats near the stage reserved for the parents whose children are walking across the stage.  Please refer to the Program on Graduation Day.  We appreciate your staying in the Gymnasium until the end of the ceremony. 

Thank you for your cooperation.

Elementary Graduation Ceremony on June 3rd, 2017 (5/20/2017)

Our 2016-2017 Graduation Ceremony for elementary will be held on Saturday, June 3, 2017 from 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. in the Gymnasium at John G. Diefenbaker High School.

All Grade 6 graduating students should please dress neatly and report directly to the following classrooms at 9:00am

6A – Room 133            6J – Room 119            6M – Room 117       

6P – Room 135               CSL C6  /  MB6 – Room 129       

Picture-taking etiquette: Please do not congregate at the front of the stage while waiting for your child to walk across.  The Masters of Ceremonies will announce when to expect your child’s special moment.  There will also be seats near the stage reserved for the parents whose children are walking across the stage.  Please refer to the Program on Graduation Day.  We appreciate your staying in the Gymnasium until the end of the ceremony. 

Thank you for your cooperation.

Kindergarten Graduation Ceremony on May 27, 2017 (4/29/2017)

Our 2016-2017 Graduation Ceremony for Kindergarten will be held on Saturday, May 27, 2017 from 9:15 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. in the Cafeteria at John G. Diefenbaker High School.

All graduating Kindergarten students should be dressed neatly at 9:00 am and report directly to the Cafeteria at John G. Diefenbaker High School.

Picture-taking etiquette: Please do not congregate at the front of the stage while waiting for your child to walk across.  The Masters of Ceremonies will announce when to expect your child’s special moment.  There will also be seats near the stage reserved for the parents whose children are walking across the stage.  Please refer to the Program on Graduation Day.  We appreciate your staying in the Cafeteria until the end of the ceremony. 

* Parents may pick up your children from the Cafeteria after the Ceremony. If you have any questions, please contact our office.

Thank you for your cooperation.

No School on April 15, 2017 (Easter Holiday) (4/11/2017)

No School on April 15, 2017 (Easter Holiday)

No School During Spring Break Holiday from March 25, 2017 to April 1, 2017. (3/18/2017)

There are no classes during Spring Break from March 25, 2017 to April 1, 2017.

You may pick up your ordered photo at our office from Feb 24, 2017 (2/24/2017)

You may pick up your ordered photo at our office from Feb 24, 2017

Arrangement for Parent-Teacher interviews-2017-01-14 (1/3/2017)

Dear Parents / Guardians,

The Parent-Teacher interviews for Kindergarten to Grade 9 will be held on January 14, 2017. There will be no classes for K1 to Grade 9 students. If you are not available on this day, please arrange a time with the class teacher to pick up the report card. Details as following:

Date:                Saturday, January 14, 2017

Time:               Morning Classes – 9am to 12 noon ; Afternoon Classes – 1pm to 4pm

Location:         Students’ Home Classroom

  1. Please put your child’s name on the Appointment Sheet which is posted outside your child’s classroom. Each appointment is about 5 minutes.
  2. Please pick up the report card during the interview and
  3. Please pick up the registration forms for 2017-2018. There is a discount of $20 for early bird registration. Payment by cheque (payable to The Chinese Academy) and Interac only.
  4. For New Student only:In order for the referee to qualify for the $10 gift certificate, the referred registered student shall not withdraw before September 1, 2017.

Students’ work Exhibition will be displayed at John G. Diefenbaker High School in the Mall and at Sir John A. Macdonald School in the foyer.

There are no Parent-Teacher interviews for high school students. Students in Grade 10 to Grade 12 should attend classes as usual. The reports cards and registration forms for 2017-2018 will be distributed in class. All extracurricular classes will be held as scheduled.

Please support our school’s fundraising-Superstore Gift Card (12/15/2016)

Please support our school’s fundraisingOur school gets 5% of the amount of Superstore gift cards sold. The gift cards may be used for Christmas / New year presents or for your personal use. Please come to our school office to purchase them on or before January 21, 2017.  Details

20th Anniversary Trust Fund (12/15/2016)

Please support our 20th Anniversary Trust Fund – Details

Photo order/Graduate Photo, due date is Jan 14, 2017 (12/15/2016)

Order Graduates photo/class photo deadline is January 14, 2017

Announcements – General (12/15/2016)

 

New Adult Cantonese conversation class – Details

New Extracurricular Classes – Details

Please do not bring nuts to school.

– To be environmentally friendly, all notice and announcements will be posted on this website

Good News: Many universities recognize Mandarin ab initio, Mandarin B and Cantonese B for university credits

Newsletter – Singing Competition (12/15/2016)

Singing Competition will be held on 2016-12-17 – Details