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Slide of agenda of the day
Posted on Thursday, November 3, 2016
On Saturday, October 29th, current and former members of Team  Ctrl-Z promoted Bayview Glen and FIRST Robotics by presenting their 2015/2016 innovative solution, the Smart Sort Trash Bin, as part of the Young Innovators Showcase at the TAVES Consumer Electronics Show in Richmond Hill. TAVES, which attracted approximately 6,500 attendees, showcased cutting-edge technology and innovation in the areas of virtual reality, drones, gaming, audio, 3D printing and much more.   The team’s Smart Sort... Read More
Student at WE concert
Posted on Tuesday, November 1, 2016
I'm Roya Aboosaidi, a Grade 9 student at Bayview Glen, and I wanted to share with you my experience at WE Day. WE Day is about the celebration of kids making a difference in their local and worldwide communities. The Kielburger brothers founded WE Day with a passion for change. I was lucky enough to get to participate in the inspiring festival on October 19th at the Air Canada Centre. We are fortunate to have everything we do. WE day helps us realize that. It also helps us stand up for what we... Read More
Posted on Monday, October 31, 2016
On October 18, two of our remarkable alumni captivated an early morning audience with stories from their vibrant careers in marketing and communications. Jordan Gracey '01 and Kent Anjo '02 spoke to the Prep and Upper School community in the Learning Common at Moatfield campus about their industries. Jordan, a manager of digital marketing at Volkswagen Canada discussed the importance of building connections with an audience and the impact social media is having on the marketplace. Kent, a... Read More
Students with Assitant Head at event
Posted on Friday, October 28, 2016
On October 7, Bayview Glen welcomed back 65 Alumni and Staff to celebrate Homecoming 2016, an annual tradition that gives alumni the opportunity to reconnect with friends, peers, teachers and staff. This year the theme was Thanksgiving. Decorated in festive fall ornaments and games, the Daunt Dining Hall buzzed with excitement as recent grads shared their experiences and successes since graduation. New to homecoming this year, was BVG’s first annual food-drive, as well as the very popular... Read More
Picture of trash bin
Posted on Thursday, October 27, 2016
TAVES, a consumer electronics show taking place this weekend, is known as the place to be seen by tech-savvy consumers and industry types looking for the next “big thing”.  Ctrl-Z is one of nine teams invited to take part in the TAVES’ Young Innovators showcase.  The goal is to celebrate innovation and entrepreneurship in teens and pre-teens and to inspire others to explore their entrepreneurial spirit.  Participants are required to make a 5 - 7 minute presentation about their product.  Ctrl-Z... Read More
Picture of student in front of green screen
Posted on Tuesday, October 18, 2016
As the kettle boiled for afternoon tea and visitors sampled sandwiches, students lined up to have their picture taken wearing helmets and soldier’s jackets from the Great War.  Grade 10 History teacher Anthony Chuter partnered with the Canadian War Museum in Ottawa to arrange the shipment of 24 artifacts to be shared with Bayview Glen students.  The study of World War One is part of the Grade 10 curriculum. Some of the pieces were reproductions but many were authentic collectables including... Read More
Picture of student on TV show
Posted on Monday, October 17, 2016
For Ryan Valentino, cooking is a passion that started from a very young age. She’s been officially “operating” the family stove since the age of 5 and regularly watches cooking shows for her own inspiration. So when the Grade 6 student saw the opportunity to audition for Chopped Canada Junior on the Food Network, she jumped at the chance. The taping was a thrilling experience with a behind the scenes look at the world of television and entertainment. The cooking competition was 30 minutes... Read More
Picture of QR codes on locker
Posted on Tuesday, October 4, 2016
Thanksgiving weekend can be a key benchmark for students at the start of a new school year. Why? Well, it's widely believed five to six weeks is about the right amount of time for routines to settle and for classmates to connect with each other.  A unique project in a grade 5 classroom helped with the connecting part of the story thanks to a high-tech twist.  Enter QR codes.  Instead of simply writing down a paragraph about themselves, Ms Civan had each of her students voice a story about... Read More
Picture of teacher at finish race
Posted on Tuesday, September 27, 2016
Upper School Phys. Ed faculty member Bruce Gill joined his fellow Canadians in a grueling physical challenge that will not soon be forgotten.  Here is a first hand account of a remarkable journey with our very own Mr. Gill emerging victorious.    ITU WORLD TRIATHLON GRAND FINAL COZUMEL 2016 LIVING THE DREAM As a young boy I dreamt of playing hockey for Les Canadiens and Team Canada. The reality of that dream was shattered at an early age. It wasn’t until the summer of 2015 (50 years later... Read More
Picture at robotics event
Posted on Friday, September 23, 2016
The FIRST LEGO League (FLL) Ontario held its annual kick off and training event Saturday, Sept. 24 at our Moatfield Campus. The 2016/2017 theme for the season is Animal Allies. The goal is to improve our interactions with animals by designing an innovative idea with something that exists in a new way, or inventing something totally new. The objective was to give newer teams a head start by providing them with the basic knowledge needed for a successful and enjoyable FLL robotics season.‎... Read More

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