York Catholic schools hold special events to commemorate Remembrance Day

Students, staff, and community members from Catholic schools across York Region will mark Remembrance Day by paying tribute to war veterans and current members of the Canadian Forces through special events and activities, which may include school assemblies, visits from veterans, dramatic presentations, liturgies and more. Events will take place the week leading up to Remembrance Day, as well as on Friday, November 11, 2016.

Remembrance Day tributes taking place in York Catholic schools

On Friday, November 11, staff at the school board’s Catholic Education Centre will also participate in their annual Remembrance Day Liturgical Service at 10:45 a.m., and observe a moment of silence at 11 a.m.