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Glenburnie School

Glenburnie School

2035 Upper Middle Road East, Oakville, Ontario, L6H 7G6

School Type: Academic
Grades (Gender): PK to 8 (Coed)
Tuition: $9,250 to $17,400 per year
October 25, 2014
Open House
Glenburnie School, 2035 Upper Middle Road East, Oakville, Ontario

Join us Saturday, October 25
Time: 09:30 am - 01:30 am

Glenburnie School is holding an Open House on Saturday, October 25th, 2014 from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

We also are pleased to offer Open House tours every Wednesday morning @ 9:00 a.m.



 
January 24, 2015
Open House
Glenburnie School, 2035 Upper Middle Road East, Oakville, Ontario

Join us Saturday, January 24
Time: 09:30 am - 01:30 am

Glenburnie School is holding an Open House on Saturday, January 24th, 2015.

We are also pleased to offer weekly Open House tours on Wednesday mornings @ 9:00 a.m.



 

Glenburnie School - September 25, 2014

Kenyan Dream

Inspiring, life changing, emotional and magical: Two Glenburnie teachers travel to Kenya to help build a school and instill hope and growth.


Mrs. Meevis
Principal
I am very excited to begin my 15th year at Glenburnie, and honoured to be commencing my 5th year in the role of School Principal. The start of a new school year provides the opportunity for new beginnings and to put one’s best self forward.  Setting academic, extra-curricular, and social goals in the areas of personal development, leadership, and environmental awareness are essential keys to success.

Our school-wide theme this year, which focuses on character development and leadership is:
Together, Everyone Achieves More

 
Students will continue to learn how to lead and to grow as individuals, to work collaboratively with their peers, and to have pride in their accomplishments and in their school. I feel strongly that it is our role as educators to provide students with the best possible tools and skills for lifelong learning.

“Intelligence plus character ~ that is the goal of true education.“ ~  Martin Luther King Jr.”
 
At Glenburnie, we believe that strong, direct, and open communication is best. Please do not hesitate to contact your child’s homeroom or rotary teacher(s) if you have any questions or wish to discuss the personal academic/social goals for your child.
 
We are always pleased to meet with you for scheduled appointments or to communicate via email or telephone conference.  Also, please do not hesitate to contact me, or schedule a time to meet with me, if you have any concerns or questions which you would like to discuss further.
 
On behalf of the entire staff of Glenburnie School, we welcome you, and your children, to an exciting new year of growth and learning.
 
Warmest Regards,
Mrs. M. Meevis


Average Class Size:8 to 18
Enrolment: Day 350
 

  • Progressive, challenging curriculum
  • Opportunities for choice, creativity, and innovation
  • Extended Hours of Supervision
  • 21st Century Skills: Leadership, Analytical Thinking, Emotional Intelligence, Communication, Economics/Global Awareness
  • Music, Visual Arts, Drama, Intramural/Varsity Sports
  • Summer Camp
 

Glenburnie School’s active, child-centred education connects theory and practice in relevant and meaningful ways. Focus is on the development of 21st Century skills and core values, through individualized, integrated academic studies. Students from PK to Grade 8 experience an exceptional broad-based educational program in maths and sciences, economics, French instruction, and The Arts (Orff, vocal, choral, instrumental, drama, and visual arts). Our well-rounded education nurtures leadership, creativity, character development, and effective communication skills, with our educators working in partnership with our students and their parents. State-of-the-art technology is integrated with activities that include time management, critical thinking, emotional intelligence, and gifted education. Physical education, intramural, and varsity sports activities focus on skill development, team work, and competitive experiences. Glenburnie’s Awareness program which promotes effective thinking and learning is based on recent neuroscience research emphasizing personal choice, initiative, and responsibility. Glenburnie’s mission is to effectively prepare students to confidently meet the challenges and opportunities they will face in our rapidly changing world. Students in Grade 8 can earn high school credits online through Canada eSchool.

Glenburnie School is a private Traditional / academic day school in Oakville, Ontario. The school offers programs for grades PK to 8 with enrolment of 350 day students. Glenburnie School has an average class size of 8 to 18 students and has a tuition cost of $9,250 to $17,400. Founded in 1985, this private school requires students to wear uniforms and the language of instruction is English.


Specialty Academics
Specialty Academics
Distance learningSummer camps/programSummer studies
School Support
School Support
After-school programBefore-school programLunch program
Tutoring
Courses and Programs
Arts
ActingChoral Music
ChoreographyDrawingElectric music
Music historyMusic Theatre/OperaMusic theory
OrchestraPaintingProduction
SculptureVoice/Vocal/Singing
Humanities and Social Sciences
Creative writing
DebateEthicsIndependent study
Public speaking
Languages
French
Mathematics, Natural Sciences, and Computers
Computer science
Ecology
Clubs and Activities
Academic / Social Clubs
Chess ClubCommunity Service
Computer ClubDebate ClubEnvironmental Club
Foreign Language ClubMath ClubScience Club
Student CouncilYearbook
Arts
Art Club
BandChoirDance
Drama ClubJazz EnsembleMusical theatre/Opera
Photography
Athletics
BadmintonBasketball
Downhill skiingFootballIce Skating
Outdoor EducationRunningRunning
SoccerSoftballTrack & Field
VolleyballYoga
Moral Development
Moral Development
Character education
LeadershipWhole Child
Admissions & Finances
Admissions & Finances
Entrance exams
Interview requiredSibling discounts
Religious Affiliation
Religious Affiliation
Non-denominational
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