Aurora’s St. Maximilian Kolbe CHS to celebrate milestone anniversary in May

Tickets and details available on recently launched SMK10 Anniversary website St. Maximilian Kolbe Catholic High School will celebrate its 10th anniversary on May 10, 2019. Alumni, former staff and friends of the Aurora high school are invited to attend the celebrations which will include a Mass, pep rally and rugby match during the day, as … Continue reading “Aurora’s St. Maximilian Kolbe CHS to celebrate milestone anniversary in May”

St.Ez Productions presents Back to the 80’s…the Totally Awesome Musical!

From the era that brought the world the Rubik’s Cube, Max Headroom and the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles comes the ‘totally awesome’ musical Back to the 80’s. In the style of movies such as Back to the Future, Ferris Bueller’s Day Off and The Karate Kid, Back to the 80’s will be a nostalgic romp through the greatest hits of the decade. … Continue reading “St.Ez Productions presents Back to the 80’s…the Totally Awesome Musical!”

Cardinal Carter’s CSC & Jack.org to host Mental Health Summit March 21st

Cardinal Carter’s Jack.org Chapter and Catholic School Council have teamed up to organize a Mental Health Summit that will address the growing need for mental health supports for youth. The Summit will take place across from the Aurora school at the YCDSB Catholic Education Centre on Thursday, March 21, 2019 from 6 p.m. – 9 … Continue reading “Cardinal Carter’s CSC & Jack.org to host Mental Health Summit March 21st”

SBA Cardinals win YRAA Jr. Boys Basketball Championship

Congratulations to the St. Brother Andre Jr. Boys Basketball Team which ended a decade-long title drought by beating rival Vaughan Secondary School to take the YRAA (York Region Athletic Association) Championship in late February. The dedicated team led by Teacher-coaches Anthony Atletico, Adrian Cerzosimo, and Blake Cunningham have prepared for this victory all season putting … Continue reading “SBA Cardinals win YRAA Jr. Boys Basketball Championship”

SBA students finish in 1st & 2nd place at Toronto Automotive Skills Competition

For the third year in a row, students from Markham’s St. Brother Andre CHS earn the top spot! The 20th annual Toronto Automotive Skills Competition took place yesterday, February 13th at the Toronto Convention Centre. 20 schools from across the Greater Toronto Area sent teams to compete at the annual event and YCDSB is most proud … Continue reading “SBA students finish in 1st & 2nd place at Toronto Automotive Skills Competition”

First-ever PA Day for International Languages Instructors strengthened the community

On Saturday, February 2nd, Instructors from YCDSB’s Elementary International Languages Program gathered at the Board’s Catholic Education Centre for their first-ever Professional Activity (PA) Day. The PA Day was devoted to strengthening the International Languages (IL) Learning Community through the use of Google Drive tools and a curriculum resource guide. The PA Day included an … Continue reading “First-ever PA Day for International Languages Instructors strengthened the community”

Holy Cross CA’s Special Education Information Night

Holy Cross Catholic Academy in Woodbridge will be hosting a Special Education Information Night on Wednesday, February 13, at 7 p.m. in its library. Grade 8 students and families who would like to learn more about the Special Education Programs offered at the high school should plan to attend. The information evening will review Holy … Continue reading “Holy Cross CA’s Special Education Information Night”

St. Theresa of Lisieux home to several math whizzes

The 2018 Canadian Senior and Intermediate Mathematics contests were written by students across the country in November 2018. The Canadian Senior Mathematics Contest (CSMC) and Canadian Intermediate Mathematics Contest (CIMC) are two contests designed to give students the opportunity to have fun while developing their mathematical problem-solving abilities. It is coordinated by the University of … Continue reading “St. Theresa of Lisieux home to several math whizzes”

13 year old St. Brendan student appears in films, tv shows and video games

Leonidas Castrounis is a 13 year-old, Grade 8 student at St. Brendan Catholic Elementary School in Stouffville. He is also an actor who has appeared in several films and television shows including: My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2, Recon, Odd Squad, Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments, Workin’ Moms, and will appear in an upcoming episode of … Continue reading “13 year old St. Brendan student appears in films, tv shows and video games”

OLA Kindergarten students knit hats for people who are homeless

Kindergarten students in Mrs. Pianezza’s class at Our Lady of the Annunciation CES read many books together last fall that were themed on the virtue of compassion. One of the books, Lily and the Paper Man by Rebecca Upjohn is about a little girl who donated clothes to a man who is homeless, living outside … Continue reading “OLA Kindergarten students knit hats for people who are homeless”