Grade five class at Connaught Public School to be recognized for their
commitment to the environment
TORONTO, May 5 /CNW/ -
What: In December, Ms. Richardson's class at Connaught Public
School received Canadian Tire's first 'Green School
Challenge Award' in recognition of the steps the grade five
students are taking inside and outside of the classroom to
help the environment.
Join Canadian Tire this Thursday as we acknowledge the
students' efforts with the planting of shrubs throughout
When: Thursday, May 7 2009
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Where: Connaught Public School
1149 Gladstone Ave.
Background: The 'Green School Challenge Award' was created by Canadian
Tire to recognize classes who are actively taking steps to
help the environment. One winning class was chosen in
Calgary, Edmonton, Regina, Winnipeg, Ottawa and Toronto. To
recognize each of the classes, Canadian Tire will be
planting trees throughout the school yard in the spring and
providing each of the winning kids with an eco-friendly gift
bag and pizza party.
For further information:
For further information: To speak to someone at Canadian Tire regarding
the contest, please contact Joanne Elson, Canadian Tire Corporation, Tel: