News & Views

Mind the Gap

Jan 18, 2017

In September we started closing the gap in our school’s food cycle. Our hope was to start a composting program that would reduce our waste and simultaneously create fertilizer for our future edible classroom: the greenhouse. With only a brief introduction, classes started sorting waste and feeding a bin full of red wiggler worms. These…

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Principal Announcement

Jan 9, 2017

Things will be changing around GCCS soon. As of the end of December we have officially hired a new principal for our school, and we are pleased to announce his name at this time: Mr. Marvin Bierling. He is currently the principal at Chatham Christian School in Chatham, Ontario. He was previously the principal at…

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Canadian Music Class Challenge 2016

Dec 12, 2016

CBC Music, in association with MusiCounts, has challenged music classes across Canada to learn a great Canadian song. From elementary to high school, this year’s entries include everything from jazz bands, kazoo classes, guitar clubs, symphonies, choirs and so much more. Congratulation to our Grade 8 Band Class! This morning they were short-listed in Category…

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Unforced Rhythms of Grace and GCCS

Dec 2, 2016

Taken from the opening devotions at our Fall General Meeting by our board chairman, Peter Schuurman. Matthew 11:28-30 (MSG) 28-30 “Are you tired? Worn out? Burned out on religion? Come to me. Get away with me and you’ll recover your life. I’ll show you how to take a real rest. Walk with me and work…

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Where are we going next?

Nov 27, 2016

At our Fall General Meeting this past Wednesday evening I presented an answer to “How are things going?” My short answer is “Great, we are using our strategies and developing along very well.” Following my short answer, I gave a longer answer of explanation and ended with a video explaining where we are looking to…

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