The First Semester is Complete!

Exams finished today! The students have been focused all week on their exams taking one or two per day, according to their schedule. There are have been extra study times carved out of the schedule and the whole school has …

This Week in the Classroom

Here are some of the things the students have been studying this term. Exams started this week for the grade 12 students and will be held next week for the other grades.  Grade 5 – Grade 7 How information technology …

A Killer Game of Kickball

As a last minute change to the schedule (its always fun to challenge the kids like that!) we had a short kickball competition. It was fun, with everyone participating. We rarely play kickball at MPA so everyone was learning the …

Guru Nanak Dev Ji Basketball Tournament

MPA hosted a basketball tournament at the school on Guru Nanak Dev Ji’s birthday. We invited two local girls teams and two local boys teams to play a round robin tournament. It was a lot of fun and a good …

Nothing But Net

The basketball tournament happened over the weekend. It’s a high paced competition with many parts. There are separate 3 on 3 girls and boys basketball tournaments, a skills competition consisting of an obstacle course, a three point contest and a …

Bhangra Crash Course

This year’s bhangra competition had a twist. Instead of giving the houses two weeks to prepare, they were given just one day. On Thursday formation was called at 10:30am where they were given this competition as a surprise. (This is …

Happy Diwali and Bandhi Chor Divas this Week!

This is a special time of year in India. It’s similar to Christmas or Chinese New Year. There are celebrations for several days with lots of sweets, get togethers and fireworks. The teachers put on a great celebration for the …

Creative Flair

Halloween is a fun time of year. The students get to show off their creative side, making costumes and then presenting them to the rest of the school. It’s fun trying to figure out the costumes and to watch all …