Formerly known as Happiness at School
Schools & Media
The following schools have participated in our program.
Toronto District School Board
- North Kipling Junior Middle School – 6 years in a row!
- Galloway Road PS – 2 years running now
- Marion Hilliard PS – 3 years running now
- General Brock PS – finished their first year now
Algonquin and Lakeshore CDSB
- Michael’s Catholic ES – 3 years running now
Peel District School Board
- Peel Alternative School North PASS – 3 sessions now
Halton District School Board
- Blakelock High School – one year in the program
Over the years the program was formerly known as Happiness at School, we had an amazing amount of coverage from TV and newspapers in the Toronto area.
Here are some links to see what they said!
- A Funny Thing Happened On The Way to School by Louise Brown. The Toronto Star. December 8, 2015. Also features video and photos by Todd Korol. https://www.thestar.com/yourtoronto/education/2015/12/08/a-funny-thing-happened-on-the-way-to-school.html
- You can read an article about the first year of this project published by MIDDLEWEB (for middle school teachers) Ha!Ha! Building Serious Skills Using Stand-Up Comedy. http://www.middleweb.com/14010/ha-ha-building-serious-skills-using-stand-comedy!
CTV News Students Do Stand-Up
CBC Television Happiness-at-School Showcase CBC coverage 2015!
CBC Television aired Our Toronto: A Lesson in Laughterfeature story on the project at the end of its first year.