Creative Minds contest encourages empathy

Students from Father Michael McGivney CA & St. Robert CHS among 9 students recognized throughout the Greater Toronto Area For its first time, students from high schools across York Catholic were invited to participate in the Creative Minds Youth Contest. The theme for 2017-2018 contest was “Empathy: Walking in Another’s Shoes.” Students were encouraged to submit … Continue reading “Creative Minds contest encourages empathy”

SPP Coders learn from Apple App Developers

On December 5, 2018, 23 students ranging from Grades 1-8 from St. Padre Pio Catholic Elementary School participated in a special invitation only, Hour of Code event at the Yorkdale Apple Store. At the event, which was held to correspond with Computer Science Education Week, December 3-9, the students developed their coding skills on iPads … Continue reading “SPP Coders learn from Apple App Developers”