Events/News

Olivet School is proud to be an involved member of the greater Etobicoke community. Through extra-curricular activities and community outreach initiatives, our goal is to provide our students with exposure to a wide range of programs and events that complement our academic program and caring Christian values.

 

Lakeshore Santa Claus Parade

December 7th, 2019 – 10am to 12pm

Join Olivet School at the Lakeshore Santa Claus Parade on Saturday December 7th from 10am to 12pm.

Olivet in the News

Yes, Smaller Classes Are Better for (Some) Kids

Smaller classes just sound better—but are they, really? In Canada, class size has been top of mind the past few years with heated debates over class-size legislation in Ontario, BC, Alberta, and Manitoba. Plenty of studies point to advantages for kids in smaller classes, but a lot of them aren’t super-scientific or they focus heavily on financial cost-benefit analysis. As a parent, I’m less interested in short-term costs than in long-term benefits for my kids. Will it help them enjoy learning, feel safe and supported, become confident and curious? Will they be happy? Studies are not as good at measuring these things. Read more.