This year was the 4th time students from Calgary Arts Academy made their way to hike the Juan de Fuca Marine Trail on Vancouver Island. 14 Year 9 students, 6 parents and one older sibling successfully completed the incredible trail. CAA Phys Ed Specialist, Mr. Jason Lindsay, stated “We had amazing weather and shockingly dry […]
Archive | May, 2014
On May 26, Year 8 students visited Telus Spark Science Centre. Click here to see highlights of their visit.
Year 2 / 3 students created land art mandalas with resident artist, Mr. Carl White, to express how rocks and minerals are used in our communities. Using natural materials, the students worked in groups to create a piece of land art that would be viewed by the community. Over the course of two weeks, the […]
Calgary Arts Academy Foundation’s Donor Wall has been installed at the Knob Hill Middle School Campus. This wall lists the names of all donors to the “Be a Star, Buy a Star” campaign. To date, we have raised over $41,000! As donations continue to be received, donor names will be added to the wall. CAA […]
Every once in awhile the stars align and present an opportunity to add breadth and depth to the learning experience by finding ways to bridge the disciplines of Math, Science, Social Studies and Language Arts through Arts Immersion. With Year 8 students studying the Spanish conquest of Mexico, we decided to plan our Arts Immersion […]