Healthy eating and nutrition are connected with mental health and well-being and promote academic success. The York Catholic District School Board supports the Ministry of Education’s Food and Beverage Policy and promotes healthy school nutrition environments.
Please see the December 2019 – January 2020 Newsletter for school activities highlights in November and upcoming events for December 2019 and January 2020. Also calendars for these months showing hot lunches and major scheduled events.
Dear parents and Guardians,
Please see the outline of the Religious Education – Fully Alive Themes and Connects for grades 1 through 8. Letters will be sent out by the classroom teachers at the beginning of all Themes outlining what curriculum topics will be covered and discussed from a Catholic perspective, as approved by the Ontario Council of Bishops.
Stewardship provides positive effects on Mental Health and Well-being. When we give of our time and talents to help others in need, we are doing God’s work. This act of generosity produces oxytocin in our brain causing feel-good endorphins.
Discover the physical, mental, and academic benefits when you choose to walk to school. Visit Ontario Active School Travel for more information on the benefits of active school travel and iWalk Month.