For Mandela Day at Applewood we took action against poverty by donating soup and sandwiches to local charities. The children spent their 67 minutes prepping vegetables for the soup and by making sandwiches in class. Needless to say things got […]
The Mountain to Coast Experience is a once-in-a-lifetime adventure and a major highlight on the Grade 7-class’ calendar. It’s outdoor learning on a new level, teaching the children about nature but also about perseverance as they swim, hike,...
Our third annual Harvest Festival took place on Saturday, 5 May. The Elgin Valley showed off with a beautiful, clear sky day – the perfect conditions for the trail run which officially kicked-off the day. Overall it was a very […]
The Wacky Walk has to be the most fun Friday of the first term at Applewood. Especially for the pre-primary children (the main participants) who come dressed as wacky characters and superheroes. We love seeing how much thought and effort […]
We end off Friendship Day each year with a themed Senior Dance. With prizes for best dancer, best dressed and so on the excitement runs high throughout the evening. Cultivating a love of good old fashioned fun and a love for […]
One of our favourite days on our school calendar without a doubt is our annual Friendship Day held on the first Friday after Valentines Day and this year’s was no exception. In the spirit of Applewood’s kindness and community the […]
We kicked off the first full week of the 2018 school year at Applewood Preparatory School with a very successful and well supported PA Picnic on Thursday evening. The PA picnic took on a new format this year. While the […]