(Updated 8:30 a.m., Jan. 18)
entrepreneurs fêted at 11th Annual Business Excellence
By Fred Sherwin
system is designed to instill a sense of self-motivation
and accomplishment in each child as they work their way
through the curriculum.
the school received a 6.8 in 2010, they reevaluated the
program and decided to place an extra emphasis in the
areas of reading, writing and arithmatic. They also harmonized
their instruction from class to class. All this took place
while the school settled into its new home in the former
Queenswood Public School site on Duford Drive.
La Source the day is divided into five periods, two of
which are devoted to individual learning while the remaining
three periods are done in a more traditional environment.
speaking is also an important component of school life
at La Source. Each student must give three oral presentation
a week -- one while reading a text, a poem and a story
based on a theme -- and they must give a presentation
either oral, or performing an instrument, in front of
the entire school at least once a year.
parents are encouraged to spend time in the classroom
working with their own child or one of the other students
during the open classes.
story was made possible thanks to their generous support
of our local business partners.)
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