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Message from the President – June 2018

Dear friends, It gives me great pleasure to announce that the school year came successfully to an end. It was an annus mirabilis of learning, exploring, playing and making friends. Last week École Socrates-Démosthène and a few weeks before our Supplementary Education schools held their graduation ceremonies, offering us some precious moments of joy and…

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2018 École Socrates-Démosthène Graduation – List and Photos

It was an event full of emotions, a celebration of knowledge, efforts, and achievements of 155 remarkable students of École Socrates-Démosthène and their 29 devoted teachers who got together for this year’s graduation. Our proud students wearing their blue academic dresses took the stage to receive their diplomas. Their parents, grandparents, friends and relatives, more…

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The Hellenic Scouting Group Pavlides is looking for Leaders

DO YOU WANT TO GIVE BACK TO YOUR COMMUNITY AND SEE RESULTS EACH TIME YOU CONTRIBUTE? We need your help to allow more young people to experience the challenge and adventure of Scouting.  At the same time, we’ll help you challenge yourself. Volunteering with Scouts Canada is easy, fun and flexible. As long as you‘re…

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RECAA-SSHQ Elder Abuse Awareness Theatre

On Thursday, May 10th, 2018, in the reception hall of Holy Cross Church, Laval, The Hellenic Social Services of Quebec (SSHQ) in collaboration with Respecting Elders Communities Against Abuse (RECAA), featured a theatre production entitled, “Working Towards a Culture of Respect”. The event was funded by the Ministry of Families – Secretariat to Seniors (MFA-SA),…

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ACTION! Our choirs shine

On June 1st our School choirs of Socrates II and III under the direction of Maria Diamantis and Dimitris Ilias performed in a unique bi-annual singing celebration called ACTION. The students rehearsed all year long not only with their choir directors but also with choreographer Karen Pearce who turned the Socrates II students into the…

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PHOTOS: Immigrec – My grandfather, an immigrant

École Socrates-Démosthène students organized a spectacular event, the Immigrec project, last Thursday, on May 24, 2018. There was a series of exhibits and activities taking place on and off the stage, describing the Greek immigrant wave that occurred from the ‘40s to the ‘70s. This unique event was not only addressing teachers and students as…

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LOTTERY 2018 The draw results

The annual “Lottery” draw, organized by the HCGM Fundraising Committee for the financial support of our schools, took place on Sunday, May 27, 2018, at 9:00 pm. The event was held at the Hellenic Community Center Adrian Maris. It started from early afternoon, with live performances and tasty Greek appetizers, and ended with the big…

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Message from the President – May 2018

Dear friends, I welcome you to our monthly communication. I would like to express my great joy and pride in our schools. Two important events that have happened recently confirmed the hard work of our teachers so that our school can provide high quality education similar to or better than the other educational institutions in…

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Special Community General Meeting on May 28

To ALL Members of the Community You are requested to attend the following Special Community General Meeting on Monday, May 28th, 2018, 6:00 p.m. at the Holy Cross Church’s hall, 4865 du Souvenir, Laval. AGENDA: SPECIAL COMMUNITY GENERAL MEETING (No 04/2016-2019, at 6:00 p.m.) 1. Meeting called to order 2. Declaration of quorum 3. Opening…

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Ambassador of Greece Celebrates May Day at École Socrates-Démosthène’s Campus III

On the occasion of the school events for the May 1st celebration, the Ambassador of Greece in Canada, Dimitrios Azemopoulos, visited Campus III of École Socrates-Démosthène, in Roxboro. The HCGM President, Nicholas T. Pagonis, the Secretaries of Education, Zoe Batsis and Aliki Georgiadou-Daher, the School General Director, Chris Adamopoulos, the campus III Director, Chris Filandrianos…