The Legacy of Remembrance at St. Elizabeth CHS

Over the years, the St. Elizabeth Catholic High School community has commemorated our fallen men and women with dignity and honour; through engaging and impassioned memorial services, music and verse performances, displays and poppy campaigns to honour our veterans. This year will be no different and will be marked in an historic and special way, … Continue reading “The Legacy of Remembrance at St. Elizabeth CHS”

St. Nicholas honoured with Award from LSRCA

Congratulations to St. Nicholas Catholic Elementary School in Newmarket for being honoured with a Healthy Lands Award from LSRCA (Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority). LSRCA presented the award to St. Nicholas Principal, Deirdre Vance and Teacher, Noelle Mikkelsen, and students at its 36th Annual Conservation Awards ceremony held on November 2, 2017. The annual awards … Continue reading “St. Nicholas honoured with Award from LSRCA”

Corpus Christi Choir Pays Tribute to St. Mary Immaculate Church

This year St. Mary Immaculate Church is celebrating its 160th Anniversary. The Church marked the anniversary with a three day celebration of events from November 3rd to November 5th, culminating in a mass celebrated by his Eminence Thomas Cardinal Collins. The Corpus Christi Choir paid tribute to the Church with their performance of Immaculate Mary, lead by … Continue reading “Corpus Christi Choir Pays Tribute to St. Mary Immaculate Church”

St. Emily CES raises awareness for IDIC 15

St. Emily Catholic Elementary School in Woodbridge marked October 13th as “Ethan’s Day.”  Ethan is a student at the school who has IDIC 15 (Isodicentric 15), which is chromosome disorder.  The purpose of the day was to raise awareness about IDIC 15 and celebrate diversity at the school. St. Emily students and staff showed their support … Continue reading “St. Emily CES raises awareness for IDIC 15”

Premier Kathleen Wynne Visits Our Lady of Good Counsel

Ontario Premier, Kathleen Wynne visited York Catholic’s Our Lady of Good Counsel CES in East Gwillimbury, on October 11, 2017. Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Elementary School re-opened in September after moving to a new school facility. The premier was greeted by the school’s Student Ambassadors, Trustee Theresa McNicol, Director Patricia Preston, Associate Director … Continue reading “Premier Kathleen Wynne Visits Our Lady of Good Counsel”

Canada’s Sesquicentennial Tree Planting and Thanksgiving Ceremony at St. Julia Billiart

On Friday October 9, 2017, the St. Julia Billiart school community celebrated a Thanksgiving Mass with Father Joseph Grima. Father Joseph is the newly-appointed Pastor of Blessed Frederic Ozanam in Markham. Following the Mass, the school community moved outdoors and continued the Thanksgiving celebration with a tree planting ceremony. The ceremony was in honour of … Continue reading “Canada’s Sesquicentennial Tree Planting and Thanksgiving Ceremony at St. Julia Billiart”

Our Lady of Grace celebrates International Walk to School Day

Our Lady of Grace Catholic Elementary School celebrated International Walk to School Day on October 4th, with its parent community; School Trustee, Elizabeth Crowe; Aurora Mayor, Geoff Dawe; Activate Aurora members; York Regional Police; and other community partners. International Walk to School Day is a global celebration that encourages students to take active routes to … Continue reading “Our Lady of Grace celebrates International Walk to School Day”

Upcoming Open House for High School Regional Arts Program

St. Elizabeth Catholic High School will be holding its annual Open House for its Regional Arts Program on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at the YCDSB Theatre for the Arts, which is located adjacent to the school at 525 New Westminster Drive in Thornhill. The Open House will consist of a Visual Arts Showcase that begins at 6 … Continue reading “Upcoming Open House for High School Regional Arts Program”

St. Elizabeth CHS celebrates its new courtyard

On Tuesday October 3rd, the St. Elizabeth Catholic High School community celebrated its newly renovated courtyard with an outdoor mass at the Vaughan school. The beautiful outdoor space will allow the school to host outdoor masses and other community events. It is also a space where students and staff can go to for personal reflection … Continue reading “St. Elizabeth CHS celebrates its new courtyard”

Students marvel at new Our Lady of Good Counsel school facility on the first day of school

Students at Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Elementary School in East Gwillimbury returned to a new school facility on September 5, 2017. Students marveled at their new bright and beautiful school as they entered it for the first time. Before the school day began, students, parents, staff, and friends of OLGC gathered outside the … Continue reading “Students marvel at new Our Lady of Good Counsel school facility on the first day of school”