CCB Parents at El Cruce

Four of our CCB parents, Adriana Fonseca (CCB Class of 2001), Richard Castaño, Andrés Córdoba (CCB Class of 2000) and Juan Manuel Velasco completed the beautifully grueling 100 km trail in Villa La Angostura, Argentina that runs across the hilly terrains of The Andes, cold forests, heavy winds, camping and a highest elevation point at […]

12th graders visit the “Centro de conocimiento y biodiversidad” in Cali Zoo.

The 12th grade students coursing the Environmental Systems and Societies IB class and their teachers went on a field trip to the Cali Zoo to explore the relevance of maintaining biodiversity and genetic diversity as a human species and the important role Zoos play in researching and preserving this biodiversity. Upon arrival at the facilities, […]

CCB alumni teaches 7th graders about Biomes and sustainability in architecture

CCB grade 7O and 7R students received a presentation by CCB’s architecture intern and Alum from the Class of 2015, Luis Miguel Martínez, who spoke to them about Colombian biomes, sustainable construction and ecological design. All this to help them with the brainstorming of their final product for the Design class under the teacher Marilia […]

The tennis brotherhood

Nicolás Sánchez Gómez (12th) and Samuel Sánchez Gómez (9th) of the CCB excelled in tennis in the Grade 2 tournaments Copa Club Comercio de Pereira and Torneo Cosat, in the 18 and 16 year old categories respectively. Both brothers, by blood and in their love for the ball and the racquet, demonstrated their superior level […]

CCB student publishes a poem in Univalle’s Lexikalia magazine.

Isabella Trujillo from CCB grade 10, contributed her poem “Manos de una pianista” (Hands of a pianist) to the launch of the 11th edition of Lexikalia magazine published by the School of Literary Studies of the Universidad del Valle. Her poem was illustrated and published, expressing the connection between her and her piano through superb […]

CCB hosts Round Square Spanish Lab

On the 30th of November, the first Round Square Spanish Lab was hosted by students from grades 10, 11 and 12 of the CCB. Through virtual sessions they welcomed students from different schools across the globe associated to Round Square and who are acquiring Spanish as a second language. This activity lasted an hour during […]

María José and Dinastía, the perfect pairing

María José Becerra Hartmann from grade 7, was double champion of the Concurso Nacional de Salto Ecuestre Dos Estrellas CSN and the Campeonato Departamental de Todas Las Categorías, participating in the “pre-infantil A” category. This event took place between the 26th and 28th of November at the Club Campestre de Cali. María together with her […]

EC’s little ones run the Show in latest Student-led Conference

On Wednesday 14th December, the Student-Led Conferences were held in which students from the Early Childhood section demonstrated to their parents all their abilities to reflect, plan and express themselves orally. They were the ones who led the conferences organised in the classrooms, exhibiting all their skills. The students were in charge of sharing with […]

Lovely gifts from the Corazón Colombo

This past Saturday, December 11th, PTA’s “Comité de Obra Social”, COS, delivered the gift baskets donated by the CCB Community to the “Un Regalo con Amor” initiative. These  baskets packed with groceries and toys benefited 150 students and their families from the “Institución Educativa La Buitrera”.  Despite the rainy weather conditions, families showed up to […]

María José volleys with power

María José Burbano Morales, grade 3B student, was crowned champion in doubles tennis in the 10 year old category at the Children’s Festival held at Club Campestre de Pereira from the 11th to the 16th of October. María José showed all her skills and preparation to become the undisputed champion along with her partner, Camila […]