Schools in older neighbourhoods compete for kindergarten recruits to boost enrolment

On the last day of January, Bowcroft School in Bowness will stage a showcase of their German bilingual program, featuring singing, riddles and a play from a dark, but funny, classic story called Max and Moritz.

Not only is the student performance billed as a delightful evening at the school, it also plays a crucial role in Bowcroft’s efforts to promote itself and encourage new parents to sign their children up for kindergarten.

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