Blessed Trinity wins second in Classroom of the Future Challenge

Congratulations to Blessed Trinity Catholic Elementary School‘s Media Film Club for recently winning second place in the Classroom of the Future Challenge! Blessed Trinity is the first-ever York Catholic school to place in this challenge. The Classroom of the Future Contest is hosted by MindShare Learning Technology. It challenges teachers and students from across Canada … Continue reading “Blessed Trinity wins second in Classroom of the Future Challenge”

Good Shepherd CES celebrates 25 years in East Gwillimbury

Community anniversary event featured Mass, presentations, speeches, an open house and barbecue Good Shepherd Catholic Elementary School in East Gwillimbury celebrated its 25th anniversary on Thursday, May 9, 2019. The milestone celebration featured Mass officiated by Father Roy Roberts, followed by a special school presentation emceed by Principal Richard Amos with remarks by local dignitaries including: Chair Dominic … Continue reading “Good Shepherd CES celebrates 25 years in East Gwillimbury”

St. Monica’s 25th Anniversary was a great reunion for former staff and friends of the school

Anniversary event featured Mass, a School Presentation and a Gallery Walk St. Monica Catholic Elementary School in Markham celebrated its 25th anniversary on Wednesday, May 8, 2019. The milestone celebrations began with morning Mass celebrated at St. Justin Martyr Church by the Most Reverend Wayne Kirkpatrick, Auxiliary Bishop of the Archdiocese of Toronto, Msgr Vis Vlasic and … Continue reading “St. Monica’s 25th Anniversary was a great reunion for former staff and friends of the school”

St. Nicholas celebrates 25 years of serving the Newmarket community

Anniversary event included a Mass, Gallery Walk, speeches and barbecue St. Nicholas Catholic Elementary School in Newmarket celebrated its 25th  anniversary on Monday, May 6 th. The milestone celebrations included Mass celebrated by Father Efren Alvarez-Pelayo, Pastor of St. John Chrysostom Parish, remarks by Board and community dignitaries, a Gallery Walk featuring student artwork, and … Continue reading “St. Nicholas celebrates 25 years of serving the Newmarket community”

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”