Be with us as we prepare to embark on our spring break. Watch over us and protect us from harm. Rejuvenate our hearts and our minds as we take time to relax and reenergize. May we recognize your merciful presence wherever we find ourselves and may we return safe and sound with a renewed commitment … Continue reading “A Prayer for Spring Break”
The York Catholic District School Board wishes you a Happy Easter!
In Stillness Earth Awaits the Resurrection
“Father, into your hands I commend my spirit.” Luke 23:46
The Grade 5 students of St. Padre Pio CES in Vaughan presented the Way of the Cross liturgy virtually to the entire school on Wednesday, March 31. The pictures were taken using the Green Screen wall in the school’s Library Learning Commons and creatively designed by Grade 8 students. The St. Padre Pio Catholic Elementary School … Continue reading “The Way of the Cross”
Do this in remembrance of me.
“Then those who went ahead and those who followed were shouting, Hosanna! Blessed is the one who comes in the name of the Lord!” Mark 11:9
World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD) is celebrated annual on March 21 around the world. It is an opportunity to recognize and celebrate people with Down Syndrome. In 2012, the United Nations declared March 21 – 3-21 as World Down Syndrome Day, because this date signifies the uniqueness of the triplication of the 21st chromosome which … Continue reading “World Down Syndrome Day is March 21”
YCDSB is conducting a voluntary and confidential Parent Census to understand who our students are and ensure schools are equitable and inclusive. The Census will be available online from March 11-31.
#IWD2021 #ChooseToChallenge International Women’s Day takes place on March 8th every year. It is a global day to advocate for women and girls, to raise awareness about the many challenges they face, and to celebrate the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women. The theme for this year’s International Women’s Day is: Choose to … Continue reading “Choose to Challenge – International Women’s Day 2021”