Though the girls will be disappointed their first game loss took them out of medal contention, they rebounded with a win yesterday against a scrappy West Van team another win against the Carson Graham Eagles. Angels were keen to determine their 4th place finish.
Come check out our Angels Talent Show this Wednesday, January 9th at 6pm in the LFA Auditorium. Angels Got Talent is hosted by the Grade 12 leaders for the Sound Crew and Music Appreciation Clubs. They have worked hard to plan this event and the students love to see a big audience for this evnet, which only happens every few years.
You may remember us celebrating one of our alumna who had huge success at this year's Vancouver International Film Festival (VIFF). Director Kat Jayme '06 had her film Finding Big Country chosen as the "Super Channel People’s Choice Award" at VIFF. All the shows were sold out, so they added an additional show. It sold out. If you missed it (or you just need to see it again), you're in luck! We're bringing in a big screen to show it at LFA and you're invited! Thursday, January 31 at 7pm in the LFA Auditorium.
The Burnaby North Basketball Tournament landed two AA teams in the gold medal game. Britannia, currently ranked 5th in the province, up against our LFA Angels who sit outside out the top 10. While LFA settled for silver, it was a fantastic game to finish off a brilliant tournament for the Angels.
On Friday, January 11th, we’ll be hosting our annual LFA Student Art Show, featuring the work of our talented artists in Grade 8 through 12. It will take place at the school from 6-8pm, and will showcase a wide variety of imaginative artwork, ranging from canvas paintings, jewelry, ceramics, recycled sculptures and much more. All are welcome!
Congratulations to LFA’s public speaking team who truly shone last weekend at BC’s Provincial Speech Championships. Each and every member of the team excelled. In a competition with over eighty students, Asha Mior '20 placed second overall in the senior division and Natalie Viegas '22 placed second overall in the junior division.
Help our Senior Choir's fundraising challenge for May's Place Hospice As a participating choir in Yuel Duel (Vancouver's largest Christmas Carolling Competition), members of our Senior Choir will join 15 other choirs in an exciting muiscal experience on the sidewalks of Gastown this Thursday, December 6th to raise money for May's Place Hospice. As the event draws closer, we are asking members of our LFA community to consider donating to this worthwhile cause.
By donating to our LFA SENIOR CHOIR PAGE we can help raise awareness and support May's Place, a hospice in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside that provides compassinate end-of-life care for our city's most vulnerable. Also, come down and support us on Thursday, December 6th!
Artist Henri Matisse said, “Creativity takes courage, ” and we invite you to come and celebrate the courage and dedication of our LFA artists to take risks and try new and inventive ideas. Our LFA Art Show will be held at the school from 6-8pm on Friday, January 11th, and preparations are well underway for our annual event.
The Senior B field hockey is made up of a mix of Field Hockey Veterans and new players of the sport. As a recreational team, the team has fun practices that focus on building a love for the game and comradery.
The LFA Bantam field hockey team had a really great year. The team improved their skills and teamwork quickly with practice. They started the season off with an all-day tournament against Crofton, York, and Rockridge. They tied with York house, won against Crofton and lost to Rockridge.
Spotlight on Sports is a new feature from our Athletics Department, which will highlight some of the amazing athlete and team accomplishments that characterize our Athletics Program at LFA. This week's spotlight on our LFA Fall Sports focuses on Cross Country.
Little Flower Academy’s Senior Field Hockey Angels settle for fifth in British Columbia after a fantastic AA Provincial Championship, where they only lost a single game. The team came together at the right time, playing some truly inspired field hockey. The highlight of their tournament emerged in two truly astonishing games against JL Crowe, from Trail, BC.
Our Senior Choir will be "caroling for a cause" this year! You can support our LFA Senior Choir as they participate in this year's "Yuel Duel - Carolilng for a Cause" on Thursday, December 6th in Gastown, Vancouver.
The 3rd iteration of LFAMUN took place on Saturday, October 13th at LFA. This excellent day conference, organized by our very own LFA students, gave delegates a chance to practice their public speaking and debate skills, review MUN procedure and have some fun!
It has been really fun for many of us at LFA to watch the amount of attention and publicity that Kat Jayme '06 has received for her recent film, Finding Big Country. Not the least of which is seeing LFA basketball footage in the trailers! The film had an enthralling world premier at the VIFF. In addition to a planned second showing, they've added another because of the demand.
The Senior A Field Hockey Angels were perfect at the UBC Tournament, winning each of their games and capping it with a convincing win in the gold medal game over a capable and determined Argyle team. The win gave them a repeat championship at this tournament.
Sofia Rieger-Torres '21 has been chosen to be one of the speakers at the TED Youth talk to be held on September 28, 2018 at the historical museum inside the Gulf of Georgia Cannery, Steveston, BC. Sofia will speak about her first hand experience in personal interatction with medical professionals, as part of the wider theme, "The discovery of the unknown beauty."
A second win in two days for our Senior A Field Hockey Angels against cross-street rival York House was well earned as both teams are very closely matched. The win was also the Angels second of the day, as they wrapped up the Polar Bears Tournament on Saturday, finishing fifth.
"Word Vancouver", a festival of reading and writing, is coming up on September 30, 2018. The event will take place in and around the Central VPL library. Very excitingly, it will feature LFA alumna Jane Whittingham '02, who is a children's book author.
This year's Vancouver International Film Festival (VIFF) will feature the world premier of Finding Big Country: a film by our own Kat Jayme '06. Take a moment to enjoy the official trailer--you can see why the film is creating all sorts of buzz. The permier is on Sunday, September 30 (VIFF website for more information).
LFA alumna Kat Jayme' 06 was in the news all fall with her hit documentary Finding Big Country making national news. The film won the prestigious "Super Channel People’s Choice Award" at this year's Vancouver International Film Festival.
We are very lucky to have the opportunity to screen Finding Big Country in our LFA Auditorium--where Kat played her high school ball!