LSAC IS COMING TO JAC!

John Abbott College is proud to announce that we will be hosting the Learning Specialists Association of Canada’s (LSAC) National Conference. 2017 National Conference May 29 – 31: EXPLORING STUDENT EXPERIENCES –  A Non-Cookie Cutter Approach to addressing Student Learning. Click here to access the conference website. ... Continue Reading.

PM Greeting JACMUN

Fifteen schools bringing just over 140 students participated in the JAC Model United Nations weekend event held April 8 & 9. The weekend started off on an incredible note with a personal address by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.    https://instagram.com/p/BSqb_99FAc4/ It was a great turnout! See more highlights from the weekend at John Abbott College Model United Nations (JACMUN) on Facebook. ... Continue Reading.

Islander Sports News

Graduating Student Athletes with an 80%+ Average This week the Islanders are proud to recognize 45 student athletes who are graduating this spring with an Academic average over 80%. These students show that excelling in academics while practicing a varsity sport is achievable. Recent data has shown that student athletes on average have a higher academic score than students who do not participate in any extra curricular activities. This reinforce... Continue Reading.

Islander Sports News

Men’s Swim Team Continue Their Dominance For the 9th consecutive year the Isles men’s team has come back with the Provincial Gold medal. On the strength of their performance the combined team was able to get the silver medal at Provinicials, falling short of the newly crowned champions, the Elans from Garneau. Etienne Genesse-Grenier was our most decorated swimmer collecting 4 individual silvers (50 back, 100 back, 100 fly, 100 IM) along wit... Continue Reading.

Islander Sports News

New Women’s Soccer Coach Named The Sports and Recreation Department is pleased to announce that Simon Willeme will be taking over as the new head coach of our women’s program. Simon has been the head coach of our men`s program for 4 years and was the team manager last year. To quote, he is “really excited about this new challenge and looking forward to work with these talented athletes.” As a department we know what he can br... Continue Reading.

Loonies Flock the Campus at John Abbott College

Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue, QC – March 22, 2017 – The John Abbott College campus took on a remarkable look and feel yesterday, raising $20,006 for the Student Assistance Fund. Students and staff jumped in to the annual fundraiser, started in 2003, where loonies are stuck to two-sided tape that runs the length of College – almost 250 m!  Energy and school spirit led the charge to elevate the Loonie Line to an unprecedented success. Everyone ca... Continue Reading.

Islander Sports News

Women’s Basketball on their way to Provincials The women’s basketball team qualified for the RSEQ Division 2 provincial championships as they went 2-2 in the South West Conference finals to claim the fourth and final playoff berth. The Islanders opened with a solid 80-51 in over St. Jerome Friday night at Abbott as Annie Pollender led all scorers with 25 points while Andrea Batrla and Kelly Corsi chipped in with 17 and 10 points respect... Continue Reading.

Islanders Sports News

Swim Team Brings Home Another Banner For the 9th consecutive year, the Isles claim the regular season banner. Although finishing 2nd at the last meet of the year, the Isles had built up enough of a lead to claim the title. Maisonneuve got the better of the Isles besting the men by 38.5 points and the women by 279.5 points. Our swimmers will now prepare for the Provincial Championships being held in Jonquiere April 1-2. With over 40 swimmers quali... Continue Reading.