Scientists in School celebrates 25 years

Proving yesterday’s news is more than today’s compost liner, last week Grade 1 students at St. Denis Catholic School were building furniture with nothing but tape and newspapers. “Boys and girls, that test was way too easy,” said Kathryn Allen, a Scientists in School presenter, just after balancing a pile of hardcover books on the […]

Sisters to vacate Kingston Road convent

Growing up in the Beach, Sister Denise Burns remembers teachers ringing her back from recess with handbells. Today, she is one of three graduates from Notre Dame High School who can remember what Grade 9 was like the year the school opened. It was 1941, the Beach still had plenty of cottages, and her teachers […]