Vimy Explored by Student Delegates at CFB Borden

On October 12th, VIMY 2017 student delegates from St. Elizabeth CHS in Thornhill, traveled to CFB Borden to visit the training grounds from where soldiers of the First World War traveled to France; and to the historic battle of Vimy Ridge. The CFB Borden base recently celebrated its 100th anniversary this past summer and has a large … Continue reading “Vimy Explored by Student Delegates at CFB Borden”

Richmond Hill mayor speaks to St. Anne students about the role of government

Richmond Hill Mayor, David Barrow visited St. Anne Catholic Elementary School on October 18th, 2016 and spoke with Grade 5 students about the role of government and responsible citizenship, which coincides with what they are learning in their social studies class. The mayor shared a great deal of information about his role and responsibilities, and described some … Continue reading “Richmond Hill mayor speaks to St. Anne students about the role of government”

Students join YRP in handing out “tickets” to unsafe drivers

In October, students from St. Nicholas CES and St. Michael the Archangel CES joined York Regional Police officers in enforcing the rules of the road and educating motorists on safe driving in school zones as part of road safety events near each school. The officers and students were trying to educate drivers of the importance of driving carefully in … Continue reading “Students join YRP in handing out “tickets” to unsafe drivers”