Mental Wellness Strategy

Mental Wellness Strategy Today’s strategy was tested by Karson. He tried a meditation that encouraged him to let go of his stress. Please take a look at his video. https://youtu.be/aavGkDmuihE For more information on the strategies our students tried please visit https://ggia.berkeley.edu/ https://www.youtube.com/embed/aavGkDmuihE” frameborder=”0″ allow=”autoplay; encrypted-media” allowfullscreen></iframe>

Mental Wellness Strategies

On Friday, the grade 11 and 12 classes will participate in an assembly with the topic of mental wellness.  This week, a few students have been using some of the mental wellness strategies available on the Greater Good in Action project website.ggia.berkeley.edu Maddie tried a couple of those strategies.  She shares her response to them here. … Read more

Staff vs Students Basketball – Fun for All!

On Thursday, March 29 LDSS hosted a Staff vs Student basketball game.  It was an exciting match up between students and teachers. The students took an early lead, but by the end of the first half, the teachers had tied it up!  During half time, the students took on the teachers in a skills competition and … Read more

OSAP Information Session and Alan A. Simpson Award

OSAP Information Session On Friday, April 13, Lisa Taylor from the financial aid office of Conestoga College will be doing a presentation about applying for OSAP.  The presentation will take place from 11:45 – 12:45.  Parents and students are welcome to attend.  Students, please sign up in Student Services to be excused from period 4 that day.  … Read more

LDSS Performs ‘darklight’

Hannah Bauer, Alisha Porter and Hailey Friedel portray Depression, Luz, and Anxiety’ in Lindsay Prices’ play, ‘darklight’. LDSS’s Grade 12 Drama class has been given a very special opportunity. Canadian playwright, Lindsay Price’s new play, ‘darklight’, will premiere at LDSS on Wednesday March 28 at 7pm in Room 144. This play is an exemplary, artistically … Read more

Cheering on Corbyn Smith — Go Canada Go!

Corbyn Smith, a former LDSS student, is heading to the 2018 Winter Paralympics in PyeongChang, Korea as a member of our sledge hockey team. We are all very proud of his accomplishments and wish him well in PyeongChang. Staff wore red today to show our support. Staff and students will do so again on Friday.

Scholarships

Scholarships are a great way to help cover the costs of education, but they are difficult to find. There is a new website called ScholarTree.ca that helps students find all of the scholarships they qualify for in minutes. It’s super easy to get started: 1. Create an account at https://ScholarTree.ca 2. Fill out your information … Read more