Bowmore swimmer cheers on his inspiration

Diving in a backyard pool or circled by fish in the Bahamas, Hercules Stergiou loves to swim. This summer, the soon-to-be Grade 3 student got to cheer on the athlete who gave him a big push in swimming – Paralympian Adam Purdy. Hercules was in the front row and wearing a homemade “#Purdy” shirt on […]

Film features zombies metaphorical and real

Zombies are taking over Bowmore Road Public School. Some play Flappy Bird, others send Snapchat or Instagram photos. One got inside a Grade 7 class and watched a music video for Sweater Weather some 50 times. Smartphone zombies and the usual limping, groaning, brain-eating kind co-star in Call of the Dead, a four-minute horror film […]

Principals honoured as outstanding

A pair of East End principals have joined an exclusive list, after being named by The Learning Partnership as two of Canada’s Outstanding Principals. Tammy Ross, principal of Crescent Town Elementary School, and Thelma Sambrook, principal of Bowmore Road Junior and Senior Public School, are two of 51 principals from across Canada honoured for their […]