Mexican students integrated into OLG classes as part of cultural exchange

Our Lady of Grace Catholic Elementary School in Aurora is hosting 14 students and three staff members from three different schools in Mexico City as part of a cultural experience for the guests about Canada and our school system. Our Lady of Grace CES partnered with Red Leaf for this initiative. The Mexican students have … Continue reading “Mexican students integrated into OLG classes as part of cultural exchange”

St. John XXIII student featured in Canada Learning Code video

Clara F., Grade 4 student at St. John XXIII Catholic Elementary School in Unionville is featured in this Canada Learning Code video, which highlights the many ways that STEM and coding education is transforming lives. In the video Clara speaks about learning to code at the age of 6 thanks to a coding workshop she participated in where … Continue reading “St. John XXIII student featured in Canada Learning Code video”

13th Annual Taste of Joan event to celebrate culture & cuisine

St. Joan of Arc Catholic High School in Vaughan’s Maple community is home to over 1,200 students representing over 50 countries. On May 2nd, it will once again host its annual Taste of Joan event, which celebrates the cultural diversity of the school’s students and staff. The theme for this year’s event is “Passport to … Continue reading “13th Annual Taste of Joan event to celebrate culture & cuisine”

Seniors at long term care facility show appreciation for students

Throughout the school year, the Luke 4:18 Social Justice Committee at St. Raphael the Archangel Catholic Elementary School have participated in heartwarming, meaningful interactions with the senior citizens at the Sherwood Long Term Care facility in Maple. To show their appreciation for all that the students have done over the year, including the special “Senior Prom” event, and … Continue reading “Seniors at long term care facility show appreciation for students”

School artifacts on display to mark YCDSB’s 50th Anniversary

Old yearbooks, class photos, uniforms, newspaper clippings among items in YCDSB 50th Anniversary Display at the CEC 50 years ago, the York County Roman Catholic Separate School Board (YCRCSSB), the precursor of the York Catholic District School Board was established. The formation of the YCRCSSB amalgamated the delivery of education of several Catholic schools in … Continue reading “School artifacts on display to mark YCDSB’s 50th Anniversary”

Father Michael McGivney CA presents: The Wizard of Oz

FMM Community invited to join Dorothy as she journey’s down the Yellow Brick Road Father Michael McGivney Catholic Academy in Markham is proud to present The Wizard of Oz on Thursday, April 11th and Friday, April 12th. With a cast of over 50 students under the helm of Sofia Nardi, Teacher and Producer/Co-Director, the audience is in for … Continue reading “Father Michael McGivney CA presents: The Wizard of Oz

St. Mary of the Angels students perform in Carmen with Opera Belcanto

On April 4th and 6th, students from St. Mary of the Angels Catholic Elementary School in Woodbridge had an amazing and rare opportunity to perform in the opera Carmen with Opera Belcanto of York at the Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts. The dedicated Grade 2-8 students who are part of the school’s chorus … Continue reading “St. Mary of the Angels students perform in Carmen with Opera Belcanto”