News & Events

March 29, 2017

CTL is about to celebrate its first Community Fundraiser Gala on Friday, March 31. Our talented and efficient committee spent countless hours securing some amazing donations, advertisers and sponsors to help make our event a success!

In particular we are extremely grateful for the generous sponsorship from Absey & Co. P...

March 9, 2017

CTL is a school full of readers! It's not surprising that we continue to raise staggering amounts at our Scholastic Book Fairs. This trimester was no different with over $2000 raised  throughout the week. Our students benefit from the sales, as it means we earn Scholastic dollars to purchase more books for our avid rea...

March 8, 2017

Students enjoyed dressing up in their favorite book characters to celebrate World Book Day! 

February 10, 2017

Our 5-6 grade students have enjoyed researching the conditions of trench warfare during WWI in their Social Studies lessons. As part of their inquiry, they created dioramas of trench conditions and wrote private journals from the perspective of soldiers living in the front lines. It was wonderful to see the students ab...

February 8, 2017

Today CTL parents enjoyed another informative and enlightening workshop from our experienced team of math teachers! It was so beneficial to understand the philosophy and research that supports our methodology. Parents particularly enjoyed seeing how math skills progress throughout the grade levels. Thank you to our won...

February 1, 2017

Today CTL parents joined our team to explore the possibilities of our expansion into High School. Together, we completed a needs assessment to review our goals and expectations. Dr. Ellis also shared a sample High School plan that included options for obtaining early college credit. Parents were very receptive to the i...

January 26, 2017

This morning, CTL students enjoyed learning about the history of Australia and why we commemorate the arrival of the First Fleet on January 26th. Our Ozzie staff and students shared some of the similarities and differences between America and Australia. It was wonderful to see our children excited about a different cul...

January 25, 2017

CTL parents enjoyed learning about the philosophy and strategies involved in supporting their children as readers. Dr. Linda Ellis has a plethora of experience in education, and particularly in reading and writing. She is always happy to share her passion with students, teachers and parents. Today was no exception! We...

January 11, 2017

Dr. Ellis facilitated a fantastic Reading and Writing Workshop with our CTL parents this morning. It was wonderful to hear the research and philosophy behind the workshop approach, as well as hearing feedback from teachers on their student success stories. We will follow-up with a Reading Workshop for parents next Wedn...

January 9, 2017

For the past three years, Ms. Phipps and her K-1 class have been raising awareness for the Scholastic Great Bedtime Story Pajama Drive. This year, 61 pairs of pajamas were donated and many families will benefit from a good nights sleep!

Ms. Lipar and her 1-2nd grade students also focussed on a community service project...

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