Left: Trystan Falcon and Tristan Cormier. Right: Callum Keating

Left: Trystan Falcon and Tristan Cormier. Right: Callum Keating

Fun learning

There’s plenty of fun and academic talent in Sylvan Lake schools, as evidenced by recent events and students’ achievements.

There’s plenty of fun and academic talent in Sylvan Lake schools, as evidenced by recent events and students’ achievements.

Left: École Our Lady of the Rosary School students Trystan Falcon and Tristan Cormier eat apples during the school’s Great Big Crunch Day earlier this month.

No Frills donated 250 apples to the school for the day, which was held to raise awareness of healthy eating and nutrition.

Right: École Mother Teresa School Grade 4 student Callum Keating proudly poses with the inukshuk he was awarded for placing third in the nationwide Genworth Canada Meaning of Home contest for a poem he wrote.

More than 7,000 entries were received in this year’s contest. Winning entries are viewable online at www.meaningofhome.ca.

The contest is held annually in support of Habitat for Humanity.