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Identity is like a puzzle piece that makes you unique. No two snowflakes are exactly the same, and no two people are exactly the same either. Your identity is all the things that make you who you are. The grade 6 class has been inquiring into 
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We had the opportunity to go tree planting in the trail behind our school, all together, we planted a couple hundred trees! Shout out to James who planted more than anyone else, seventeen trees planted in the 2 hours we were there! We also got 
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In June we started hosting a beehive. Our thousands of new colleagues will pollinate the surrounding urban flora during the summer. At the end of the season, we’ll harvest the honey, which we’ll be able to share with our community. Our project is realized in 
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A big congratulations to our community and our Eco Club on becoming a platinum certified EcoSchool! After being gold certified last year, we set the goal of obtaining the highest certification possible for 2023. We did it! In order for us to be certified platinum, 
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The Primary Years Programme Exhibition (PYPx) is a culminating event for Grade 6 students in the International Baccalaureate (IB) Primary Years Programme (PYP). The PYPx is an inquiry-based learning experience that requires students to explore real-world issues and topics of their choice, using their skills 
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In the midst of these wonderful explorations we have been studying the contributions of African Canadians and participated in Richland’s school wide Black History Month door competition.  We were Inspired by the story of Chloe Cooley, who was recently selected to be honoured on a 
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On March 2 our very own Mr. Alton took part in the 10th annual 360°Experience for 360°kids, an outdoor overnight fundraising event that raises awareness and funds for the life-changing programs that support at-risk and homeless youth in York Region. As of today, he has managed 
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The annual Richland Academy Bingo night was back for 2023 and the community couldn’t be more thrilled! After a 2 year hiatus, we only had one question for the participants that night “Are you feeling lucky?” There were 4 games in total each with 3 
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Our community at Richland Academy has been working with the children’s charitable organization, 360°kids, for some years now. During the holiday period, our community takes part in the Gifts That Matter fundraiser through the “Adopt-a-Youth” campaign. The objective of this program is simple, to remind 
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This was the first year that Richland Academy participated in the University of Waterloo’s Beaver Computing Challenge. Richland had 16 students from Grades 5 & 6 participate and all were able to complete the challenge within the 1-hour time limit. A big congratulations go out 
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