More than just a school
Easter 2022 at the Czech Embassy was fun for kids and parents alike. Thanks to our adult students there was enough of the most tasty Easter beránek and mazanec for everybody! (April 9, 2022)
Almost 40 families have joined our March online cooking of potato mushroom soup, famous bramboračka, with the Czech chef Ondřej Lovětínský! (March 12, 2022)
Christmas carols and laughs resonated in our houses, smelling of vanilla and sugar during our baking with our teachers. (December 11, 2021)
This year’s St. Nicolas celebration brough joy to all young at heart gathered. Big thanks to our Czech Embassy for hosting the event. (December 5, 2021)
Children and adults joined the inaugural
Sokol Republic Run
. With a total of 70 participants, this marked the beginning of a new Sokol tradition. Students from as far away as Toronto and Hamilton travelled to take part.
(October 24, 2021)
The leading Czech novelist, Alena Mornštajnová, sent a virtual greeting to all her Czech and Canadian readers for our first book club, dedicated to her novel
(September 22, 2021)
When the Czech illustrator Lomová drew funny cartoons to explain the subtle differences between
during our first online workshop for teens and adults, we were all glued to our computer screens, smiling.
(March 13, 2021)
Lucie Lomová, an accomplished Czech comic book author, charmed our kids while teaching them how to draw her famous cartoon characters Anča and Pepík. No wonder that their final year project, an illustrated Jamboard booklet
, took off so beautifully after her presentation!
(March 13, 2021)
The creativity and curiosity of our students was not to be stopped by new reality of online teaching. We are now all pro of Jamboard, Quizlet, VoiceThreads, and learning and crafts via Google Meets.
(school year 2020/21)
Glebe Collegiate High School and Hopewell Elementary School welcomed our first students in September 2019. We had enough time to hold our first Christmas party and taste first of our recipes class cookbook recipes. (school year 2019/20)