On October 26th, 2022, five students from Marc Garneau Collegiate Institute, including two TOPS students, were invited to the inaugural Women of Gairdner event, joining 50 students from across the Greater Toronto Area. Hosted by the Women’s College Hospital and sponsored by the Gairdner foundation, the event was a full-day workshop that encouraged networking amongst participants and sparked conversations surrounding …
After a two-year hiatus, TOPS finally made a return to the streets of Stratford, dressed, as always, in their Sunday best for the Stratford Festival. Always a highlight of the TOPS experience, the Stratford trip serves to enrich the TOPS English curriculum through exposure to great theatre. This year’s lineup included Hamlet, Chicago, and Little Women.
Fact: TOPS kids love science. Every Friday, the biology and chemistry club meets to try new and interesting experiments in the science lab. This week, we combined sodium hydroxide, hydrochloric acid, and an indicator to create some colourful titrations. We also found out the winners of the crystal-making competition.
Do you want to challenge yourself in the health sciences? At TOPS, we certainly do! Over 70 students take part in HOSA, an international competition in the health sciences. We compete in events ranging from emergency medical care to forensics, and write practice exams every month.