In February, Alpha French Immersion students in Gr. 9 – 11 competed for a 3rd year in the Canadian poetry recitation competition Les Voix de la Poésie. Congratulations go to our school medallists: Tomas Lang, Gabby Alvarez and Eun Ho Moon. For his third year, Tomas represented Alpha at the regional level of competition with his recitation of a poem by Canadian poet Émile Nelligan.
In March, all immersion students presented their original speeches, competing for a place at the Burnaby District Concours d’art oratoire. Congratulations to school winners in the Gr. 8 category: Jinian Beharrell, Leila Khan and Elizabeth McDonald; in the Gr. 9 category: Holly Duerichen, Linda Kanyamuna and Paniz Najjarrezaparast; in the Gr. 10 category: Claire Chateauneuf, Eun Jun Moon and Marisol Cruz; and in the Gr. 11 category: Amber Carrales, Hamish Clinton and Tomas Lang. A special congratulations to our winners at the District level, who earned a place at the Provincial competition: Leila, Linda and Hamish. Hamish was awarded 3rd prize at the Provincial Concours d’art oratoire.
Imagine walking on the Great Wall of China, viewing the Terra Cotta Warriors in Xian and the Osaka Castle in Japan!
This will be a trip of a life time!
2016 Spring Break School Trip to Japan and China
March 13-23, 2016
Please contact Mr. Marquis Lung at firstname.lastname@example.org for info and to register.
Space is limited!
Salina Kung, a grade 12 student from Alpha’s “Class of 2015″ has been named a Schulich Leader for 2015. Launched in 2012, this $100 million program funds 50 undergraduate scholarship each year, across top Canadian Universities. Schulick Leaders are innovators who can pursue their dreams and become the next global pioneers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Congratulations Salina! We are very proud of you. Stay tuned for more great stories about Scholarship winners from the `Class of 2015″
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The Brochure for Summer Session 2015 is now available and can be viewed here by clicking on the link below.
Registration is available online until June 29th and by phone from April 13-June 29th.
For course and registration information go to http://www.burnabycce.ca/ or call 604-296-6902
Summer Session 2015