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Celebrating Community and Connection at LCS Parents’ Week 2023

Lakefield College School opened its doors to welcome parents during our much-anticipated Parents' Week, a vibrant and engaging event designed to foster connections, enhance understanding, and celebrate the LCS community spirit. This annual event provides parents with a unique opportunity to delve into the heart of LCS programs, engage with faculty, and gain valuable insights into their child's educational journey.

Throughout the week, parents actively participated in an array of informative presentations tailored to provide an in-depth understanding of various aspects of LCS education. The diverse lineup of sessions included:

  • Looking Ahead to University Applications with Kirsten Johnston: Parents gained valuable insights into the university application process, equipping them with the knowledge needed to support their teens in their higher education endeavours.
  • Growing Lakefield with Lett Architects: Lett Architects shed light on the exciting developments and future plans for LCS, offering a glimpse into the school's growth and evolution.
  • Advanced Placement with Dean Van Doleweerd: An insightful session on Advanced Placement education, offering parents a comprehensive understanding of the challenging and enriching academic opportunities available at LCS.
  • Artificial Intelligence with Joe McRae: Parents delved into the fascinating world of Artificial Intelligence, exploring its impact on education and gaining a deeper understanding of the technological landscape shaping the future.
  • Parent/Teacher conferences provided a platform for meaningful discussions about their teen's progress at The Grove, fostering a strong partnership between parents and teachers in nurturing the students' growth and development.

In addition to these informative sessions, Parents' Week offered a delightful array of activities designed to create memorable experiences and strengthen the sense of community:

  • Parents Party with Head of School Anne-Marie Kee: Parents enjoyed a lively and engaging evening, connecting with Head of School Anne-Marie Kee and fellow LCS parents, celebrating the LCS spirit in a convivial atmosphere.
  • Explore the Outdoors at Northcote Campus: An immersive outdoor experience awaited parents at the Northcote Campus, where they embarked on unique adventures led by the Northcote Team. Participants had the opportunity to cook a delicious Canadiana-inspired breakfast over an open fire, using locally sourced ingredients, fostering a deep appreciation for the natural surroundings and connecting with fellow LCS parents.
  • Parent/Teen Classroom Experience: Parents had the chance to step into the shoes of their teens, gaining firsthand experience of the classroom environment and acquiring insights into the innovative teaching methods employed at LCS.
  • Chat with the Head of School: An intimate session with the Head of School provided parents with a platform to share their thoughts, ask questions, and engage in meaningful conversations about the school's vision, mission, and future endeavours.

The week-long festivities, brimming with learning, camaraderie, and connection, reinforced the LCS commitment to providing a holistic and enriching educational experience for every student, supported by a vibrant and supportive community.
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Lakefield College School is a private, coeducational boarding and day school for students in grades 9 through 12, located in Lakefield, Ontario, Canada.

We respectfully acknowledge that Lakefield College School is located on the Treaty 20 Michi Saagiig territory and in the traditional territory of the Michi Saagiig and Chippewa Nations, collectively known as the Williams Treaties First Nations, which include: Curve Lake, Hiawatha, Alderville, Scugog Island, Rama, Beausoleil, and Georgina Island First Nations.
Lakefield College School respectfully acknowledges that the Williams Treaties First Nations are the stewards and caretakers of these lands and waters in perpetuity and that they continue to maintain this responsibility to ensure their health and integrity for generations to come.

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