Help Your Teenager Build a Future Career

Landmark East School, 708 Main Street, Wolfville, is hosting a free two evening workshop entitled “Parents as Career Coaches” April 2 and 4 from 6:30 to 9:00 p.m.

The program is an initiative of the Province of Nova Scotia and features Alan Cuvelier of the Department of Community Services. It comes highly recommended by professional educators and parents alike.

This acclaimed program helps parents to engage in productive discussions with their teenager, to better understand today’s labour market and skills needed, to discover career websites and other resources to explore education and work options, and to help their child develop their skills and interests to assist them explore career choices.

 

For more information and to register go to www.parentsascareercoaches.comor call 902-424-7503 or Landmark East School at 902-542-2237.

Save The Date – Landmark East Foundation Charity Golf Tournament

WINTER can’t last foreever!

Please join us Friday, May 24th, 2013 for the 4th Annual Landmark East School Charity Golf Tournament.

The tournament will once again be held at the beautiful Berwick Heights Golf Course.

For all the details visit our golf page, www.landmarkeast.org/golf.

David Morse
Tournament Chair
Landmark East Foundation Trustee

For information on registration or sponsorship opportunities contact Lisa Wallace, call 1-902-542-2237 ext. 258 or email lwallace@landmarkeast.org

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Atlantic High School Wrestling Festival

This past weekend the LME wrestling team attended the Atlantic High School Wrestling Festival. This is the biggest wrestling tournament east of Montreal. Schools and clubs from Nova Scotia, PEI, and New Brunswick were in competition  Our wrestlers once again did the school proud with their performances and hard work.

Results

  • Phil A. 3rd
  • Emily B. 2nd
  • James C. 4th
  • Kieran C. 6th
  • Damario H. 3rd
  • Michael S. 8th
  • Tristan S. 6th
  • Wesley S. 2nd
  • Jed T. 4th
Next tournament is Friday Feb.22 and 23 at Forest Heights Community school in Chester, Nova Scotia. We will need to be there at 1pm on Friday the 22nd for weigh in.  Wrestling begins at 5pm until 9pm on the Friday evening, It resumes Saturday morning at 9am until finish. The top 4 in each division will advance to provincials on March 1 and 2nd.
For more details on this event you can contact Mike Elliott, melliott@landmarkeasr.org.

More Fantastic Wrestling Results – Horton Tournament

Yesterday at Horton High School the wrestling team had another successful day. We had 4 first place finishes and 4 second place finishes.

I cant express enough how proud I am of everyone, their hard work and dedication.

These results are fantastic and these young men and women are representing themselves and the school in extraordinary fashion simply by showing up and working hard, and that’s what really counts.

– Mike Elliott

  • Phil A. 1st
  • Emily B. 1st
  • Kieran C. 2nd
  • Damario H. 1st
  • Jordan H. 2nd
  • Luke S. 2nd
  • Mike S. did not finish due to injury
  • Tristan S. 2nd
  • Wesley S. 1st

Fantastic results having 8 of 9 wrestlers finish either 1st or 2nd!

For more information on this event, contact Mike Elliott, melliott@landmarkeast.org.

Wrestling Tournament “Absolutely Fantastic”

On Saturday, January 12, 2013, members of Landmark East’s wrestling team attended a tournament in Windsor, Nova Scotia.

“The results of yesterdays wrestling tournament were absolutely fantastic. I am extremely proud of the group of wrestlers who came and wrestled their hearts out,” said Mike Elliott, Landmark’s wrestling coach.

“These students have worked extremely hard in practice and it paid off yesterday. We have more to do, to improve, but this was an excellent way to start the season! Special thanks to Ms. Callaghan for her support and the kitchen for providing us with well needed nourishment! We had some parents there to cheer us on and take pictures as well as Ms. Boudreau in attendance. Mr. Goode brought students from the school to watch and showed what great school support we have.”

Results:

Phil A. – 3rd
Emily B. – 5th
Kieran C. – 6th
Damario H. – 4th
Jordan H. – 6th
Luke S. – GOLD
Michael S. – 6th
Tristan S. – 5th
Wesley S. – 5th

Special Note: Damario has been identified by the Canada Games coaches and would like him to start training with the Canada Games team.

“Everyone had a wonderful tournament and exceeded my expectations for the first tournament of the year. As always the Landmark students represented the school well with respect and dignity!”

For more details on this event you can contact Mike Elliott, melliott@landmarkeasr.org.


 

Welcome Back Students

Landmark East School would like to welcome back all our students from Christmas Holidays and hope everyone has a great start to a new term.

Landmark East would also like to extend a special welcome to five new students joining us this January.

Headmaster Visits Hong Kong

Our Headmaster, Peter Coll, will be visiting Hong Kong May 3rd to 8th to share information about Landmark East School with interested parents and educators of children with learning differences.  He will be hosting free information talks in Discovery Bay and Central at the following locations:

BMSE Centre in the North Plaza in Discovery Bay

  • Friday, May 4th @ 10:00–11:00 AM
  • Tuesday, May 8th @ 7:30–8:30 PM

Meeting Room, part of WEC, Level 10, World-Wide House, 19 Des Voeux Road, Central

  • Monday, May 7th @ 7:30–8:30 PM

Please click here for an information poster.

You may contact Peter at pcoll@landmarkeast.org.