Fundraiser Success at EC Montreal!

EC Montreal held a very successful charity event today!  The entire EC Montreal community came together and raised funds for the Refugee Centre.  It was so rewarding to see such wonderful school spirit.  Students came up with great ideas to raise money. We had some students set up a hair styling booth where they braided … Read more

Academic Lecture: Abdulla Daoud From the Refugee Centre

Abdulla Daoud, the Executive Director from the Refugee Centre gave a special presentation at EC Montreal today.  The class was packed with students wanting to learn more about the refugee situation in Canada and what the centre’s initiatives include. Abdulla gave a wonderful presentation!  He really got the students involved in the discussion.  He began … Read more

EC Montreal Celebrates “La Fete Nationale”

June 24 is a national holiday in the province of Quebec.  According to the catholic religion, the 24th of June is St. John the Baptiste day.  French Canadian, being extremely religious in the past adopted St. John to be Quebec’s patron saint.  Over the years, this holiday became very special to Quebecers and has come … Read more

Montreal’s World Beer Festival!

One of the most beloved festivals hosted in Montreal – The World Beer Festival!  This year the festival will take place at the Palais des Congres – the convention centre, located at 201 Viger Street.  We will definitely be adding this outing to our social events calendar!  The festival will take place from June 14 … Read more

A Special Moment at EC Montreal!

Today’s graduation ceremony at EC Montreal was extra special!  Our student Sara Gutierrez, from Colombia, was among our graduates.  She has been studying at EC Montreal since February 13, 2017.  She was participating in our 30 Lesson, Bilingual programme, taking French in the morning and English electives.  She has been a model student ending her … Read more

EC Montreal’s Annual Greeter Workshop!

EC Montreal held its annual Airport Reception Greeter workshop yesterday.  Our team of drivers came to the school to participate in a training session on how to handle this very important service we offer our students and to share best practices.  It was great listening to our team share experiences and tips on how to handle … Read more

Open Air Museum on Sherbrooke Street!

There is a lot of excitement at EC Montreal!  We just learned that there is an open air museum on Sherbrooke Street to celebrate Montreal’s 375th Birthday.  International and local Canadian artists are on display!  The street is lined with flags from over 200 countries!  They will be hung all summer long! The open air … Read more

Strawberry Festival at EC Montreal!

It is strawberry season in the province of Quebec!  There are so many fruit farms that grow berries.  It has become tradition for families or school groups to head out to these strawberry fields and spend the day picking and eating delicious berries.   At EC Montreal, we like to give our students a taste of … Read more

EC Montreal’s Charity Event!

Next Thursday, June 22, EC Montreal will hold a charity fundraiser for the Montreal Refugee Centre located in the building.  Abdulla Daoud is the executive director of the refugee centre.  He has already proven to be a wonderful friend and neighbor to EC Montreal! The refugee centre is helping its refugee population adapt to their … Read more

Meet EC Montreal’s Young Learner Activity Leaders!

Today, we welcomed our team of Young Learner Activity Leaders to EC Montreal!  They are here participating in the required fifty hours of training as per the Quebec Camp Association standards.  The intensive training includes first aid, risk mitigation, fire & evacuation, bullying, behavior, communication, social media and so much more!  Once the training is … Read more