VANCOUVER, Nov. 19 /CNW/ - Over 16,000 kids across Canada took the
initiative to nominate their schools for a Bullying Awareness Week award,
answering the call, "tell us how you and your school stand up to bullying."
North Vancouver's Cove Cliff Elementary School has been named as one of only
four schools across Canada to receive the award, a rally sponsored by Astral
Media's Family Channel in partnership with PREVNet a national network of
Canadian researchers, community organizations and governments committed to
ending bullying (www.prevnet.ca).
WHAT: A rally to celebrate Cove Cliff Elementary School's
achievements in promoting solutions to the problems of
Celebrity co-hosts, Matthew Underwood ("Logan") and Christopher
Massey ("Michael") from the Family Channel series "Zoey 101."
Presentation and activities that offer a unique "behind-the-
scenes" experience for students, including a sneak peak
screening of a bullying-themed episode of the Family Channel
series "Life With Derek," the opportunity for each student to
sit in a director's chair to film a "stand UP!" shout out and
the chance to pose with Matthew and Christopher in a photo
WHERE: Cove Cliff Elementary School gymnasium
1818 Banbury Road, North Vancouver
WHEN: Monday, November 19, 2007
9:00 a.m. (presentation and screening)
9:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (activities)
WHO: Matthew Underwood, "Logan" in "Zoey 101"
Christopher Massey, "Michael" in "Zoey 101"
Wayne Mitchell, Principal, Cove Cliff Elementary School
Brenda Morrison, PREVNet researcher (Assistant Professor for
Restorative Justice, Simon Fraser School of Criminology)
For further information:
For further information: Scott Campbell, Manager of Communications,
Family Channel, (416) 956-8648, firstname.lastname@example.org