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ESL Summer Camp Wrap Up

Posted by Angie Folker on Sep 6, 2018 2:14:36 PM

The 2018 King’s-Edgehill ESL Camp was a great success this year. The students settled into residence nicely, made new friends, practiced their English and visited many beautiful destinations in Nova Scotia and P.E.I. What a wonderful group of students this year.

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First Year Student Frequently Asked Questions

Posted by KES Blogging Team on Aug 31, 2018 9:37:53 AM

As you get ready for your first year at our School you likely have a few questions, here are some answers to the most common questions our new students ask.  

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ESL Beach Day

Posted by Angie Folker on Aug 30, 2018 9:48:07 PM

The students had a chance to cool off at Rissers Beach.

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ESL Fun Continues

Posted by Angie Folker on Aug 29, 2018 4:46:08 PM

Tuesday and Wednesday the students had an exciting visit to Ontree and Rissers Beach. We celebrated Maria’s birthday on Wednesday. The students didn’t want to eave the zip line park!

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ESL Students ... Gone Fishing!

Posted by Angie Folker on Aug 28, 2018 4:58:59 PM

The students got to experience fishing in Canada. We had a short hike and fished in a nearby lake. Unfortunately we didn’t catch any fish because it was such a hot day. Hopefully some enjoyed it enough to try again during the regular school year when the fishing is better. We also played on the waterslide and drove mini race cars.

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Packing Tips for our Boarding Students

Posted by KES Blogging Team on Aug 27, 2018 9:48:51 PM

Packing Tips for our Boarding Students

At King’s-Edgehill School we are busy getting ready for the 2018-19 School Year.  In fact, this week faculty is back at it with professional development and the school is buzzing as our facility team readies the campus.  All around the world we know our students are thinking about their time at our school and getting ready for their next chapter.

Our suggested packing list can be found at the bottom of the blog post; beyond the basics, here are a few ideas of other things to bring along so you are set for our special events. 

Throughout the school year there are many special occasions where we celebrate together as a community, such as banquet style dinners and school dances. Students may wish to come prepared with more formal attire for such events.

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ESL Photo Recap -- August 24th

Posted by Angie Folker on Aug 24, 2018 9:12:52 PM

Sometimes photos say it best, it's been a busy few days at ESL Summer Camp.

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ESL Summer Camp Update

Posted by Angie Folker on Aug 24, 2018 10:00:31 AM

Students have been working hard in class during the day and sight seeing in the afternoons and evenings. We visited the Harbour Hopper and the Halifax Citadel and then celebrated Ted’s birthday at Jack Astor’s.

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What to expect your first week at King’s-Edgehill School

Posted by KES Blogging Team on Aug 24, 2018 8:28:32 AM

Tuesday, September 4th marks the first day of the 2018-19 academic year, and we are excited to welcome everyone back for another year of learning, traveling, athletics, arts, and more! To help orient students and families as to what to expect at the start of the new School year, here is an outline of our first few days: 

Tuesday, September 4th  

10:00-1:00 pm - New boarding students arrive

1:00 pm - New boarding student orientation

1:00-3:00 pm - Headmaster’s Parent Reception* in Alexandra Hall – hosted by Joe and Belinda Seagram

7:00 pm - All returning boarding students should be on campus

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ESL Camp off to a great start

Posted by Angie Folker on Aug 20, 2018 4:03:59 PM

Welcome to the King’s-Edgehill School International Summer School Program.


Despite the heavy rain, everyone settled into their new rooms with smiles on their faces. After a campus tour and lunch we headed to the athletic centre to play some entertaining ‘get to know you’ games lead by Janice Kleiner.

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