Second to last day of classes: Wed. June 23, 2011
MONTREAL’S ANNAKIN SLAYD TO BE A SPECIAL GUEST AT
LEONARDO DA VINCI’S KINDERGARTEN GRADUATION
MONTREAL, JUNE 21, 2011- On Wednesday, June 22, the kindergarten class of Leonardo da Vinci Academy in Rivière des Prairies (12025 André-Dumas Street) will be celebrating their kindergarten graduation hip-hop style.
Annakin Slayd, emerging Montreal hip-hop artist and graduate of the English public school system, will be attending the Leonardo da Vinci Academy Kindergarten graduation ceremony at 9:30 a.m. to join in with the five-year-olds
Four Kindergarten classes will be performing Go Publique! an original rap song and music video written by Slayd, and the signature video in the Quebec English School Board Association’s (QESBA) 2011 ad campaign promoting Quebec’s English public education system.
Teachers Paola Casale, Monique Imbeau, Noreen Di Maio and Kelly Lee Bourget encouraged the students to learn the song. The students will also be presented with diplomas, gifts and a luncheon with their parents to celebrate their graduation into Grade 1 next year.