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School Events at Grand Avenue School

Grand Avenue School has a number of events that occur throughout the school year. In addition to helping students achieve academic outcomes, we feel that school events instill a sense of community among our students, their families and staff.

Some events may include:

  • Student Snack Nutrition program
  • Virtues Recognition Programs
  • "I Matter" Assemblies
  • Mad Science Club
  • Art Gallery Visits
  • September Open House (Meet the Teacher BBQ)
  • Thanksgiving games and activities
  • Remembrance Day Assembly
  • Christmas/Winter Concert
  • Family Literacy Day
  • Play Day
  • Magazine Fundraiser
  • Dance-a-Thon Fundraiser
  • Chocolate Bar Fundraiser
  • Book Fair
  • Terry Fox Run
  • United Way
  • Grand Gives Back - Grimsby Benevolent Fun (December)
  • Silver Wishes - West Lincoln Memorial Hospital
  • Big Brothers/Big Sisters In-School Mentoring Program
  • Education Foundation of Niagara (Make Change for Children)
  • Red Roof Retreat - Special Needs Classroom
  • Education Foundation of Niagara
  • DSBN Road Race

Extra Co-Curricular Activities

The students at Grand Avenue School are regularly involved in a wide variety of activities. The staff is very confident that our students benefit from the wide selection of co-curricular and extra-curricular activities provided. They may include:

  • Cross Country
  • Running Club
  • Soccer
  • Volleyball
  • Basketball
  • Track & Field
  • Three Pitch
  • Hop scotch
  • House Leagues
  • Flag Football
  • Badminton
  • Field Trips
  • Grade 7 & 8 Trip (alternate years)
  • Battle of the Books
  • Silver Birch/Red Maple Reading Club
  • Scholastic Book Club
  • Chess Club
  • Robotics Team