Gordon Graydon’s Model UN Club recently attended the Southern Ontario Model United Nations Conference (SOMA), which ran from Wednesday April 19th to Friday April 21st. SOMA is an annual assembly of various Model United Nations student groups from high schools all around Canada and the US. The event was hosted by the University of Toronto and organized by university students.
On Friday, April 7th, students from Gordon Graydon Memorial Secondary School attended the second annual Aspiring Young Doctors conference, known as AYDx. Hosted at St. Francis Xavier Secondary School, the event was organized by the Aspiring Young Doctors club of Gordon Graydon in collaboration with St. Francis Xavier Secondary School.
The Graydon Robotics team competed in the 2017 Ryerson University District Championship from March 10th to March 12th, and also participated in the more recent Ontario District Georgian College event from March 24th to March 26th.
On November 29th, the students of Ms. Sotiriou’s grade 11 Law class went on a trip to the Brampton Courthouse. The purpose of the trip was to provide an opportunity for students to gain first-hand experience of the Ontario court system. Most of the courtrooms were open to the public and students observed various criminal and civil cases.
On November 14th, 2016, art students from Gordon Graydon went on a trip to downtown Toronto’s Kensington Market, where they studied many different expressions of art.