While playing sports may be a favourite hobby for many growing up, lots can’t afford to play. For those less fortunate, KidSport is able to chip in $750 per year for fees and equipment to help ease financial burdens.
John Paul II Collegiate’s athletic director Vic Stynsky received some provincial-wide recognition recently for his dedication as a physical education teacher. He was the recipient of the 2016 Paul Renwick award, given annually for outstanding contributions in physical education.
With cell phones and social media, outdoor games at recess seem like a thing of the past, but a school in Loon Lake is working to curb that and improve socialization between students with its 'recess guardians'.