Entries by Ms. Keeling

One last [email protected] for the year!

CMA is hosting one more [email protected] for this academic year! If you are a student currently enrolled in grade 6 through 11 and interested in learning more about our great school please join us on Tuesday May 16th. Visiting students take all classes, breaks and lunch with our current students. What better way to determine […]

Join the CMA Team – we are hiring!

Faculty – Middle School – Generalist  (Math, Science, Language Arts, Social Studies, French, PE, Career Education, Explorations) We have an exciting opportunity for a new Faculty member for the 2017-2018 school year. We are seeking a dynamic and inspirational middle school level teacher who is both qualified and certified to teach in British Columbia. If […]

CMA Ski Team places well at NSSRL Championships

Congratulations to the CMA ski team for their performance at the North Shore Schools Race League Championships (NSSRL).  CMA grade 10 students Amanda and Caitlin raced in the Grand Slalom experienced division. Caitlin placed 14th of 46 racers with the best time of 1.00.41, and Amanda placed 17th with a best time of 1.04.23.  Grade […]

Parents as Preventers: Understanding and Responding to Teen Substance Use

Wednesday February 1, 2017 7:00 – 9:00pm Quest University – Multi-Purpose Room Join Coast Mountain Academy for this very important presentation by Robb McGirr. It is open to all parents, but will be of particular interest for parents of grade 7-10 students as this represents the highest risk period for first-use. Robb McGirr is an […]

E3 – Problem Solving with Gary Fitzpatrick, Q.C

On November 4th CMA took part in a Problem Solving E3 exercise that involved a learning activity with Gary Fitzpatrick, Q.C. Mediator of Fitzpatrick and Co. Gary’s work is in the area of dispute resolution and his career started in the court system as a lawyer and has moved into the realm of mediation. Mr. […]

CMA Open House – Saturday November 19th

Join the CMA team for our Annual Open House event on Saturday November 19th. Guests will enjoy; tours led by CMA students, personal introductions to our unique outdoor education program and INQubator program, and learn how we infuse technology into all of our learning. This is a family-friendly event, please drop-in anytime between 10am to […]

How do we make report cards meaningful?

How Can We Make Reports & Assessments of Student Learning Meaningful to both Parent and Student Stakeholders? On October 26th, CMA will be distributing a digital Interim Report to all of our parents via email. This report is one way to communicate with parents about their student’s learning in the classroom. Each report is a […]

Love the Skin You’re In by Brie Mathers

This week we had body-image activist Brie Mathers visit our parent and student community. Brie is an activist whose work is focused on liberating youth from the messages driven by media about what qualities make someone attractive and lovable.  She helps to deconstruct ideas influenced by the media’s focus on sexualized external beauty and highlights […]