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These last couple of weeks have culminated in some very proud moments for me as an English teacher at Cardinal Carter. I have had the opportunity to witness students truly caring about literature (and not just classical literature). These students moved beyond their comfortable reading patterns and chose a supplementary book to read that was both contemporary and Canadian. There was no need to look ... Continue reading "Canada Reads"
We Are Getting Ready For Exams!
Here is a copy of the exam schedule. A hard copy of the exam schedule was provided to each student in their homerooms.
To support students as they begin to prepare for final evaluations and examinations, a Google Site has been created with study tips. Click here to ... Continue reading "Final Exams: Everything you need to know"
On December 13, 2018, Ethan DeFina, our very own Carter grade 11 student, received the prestigious St. John’s Ambulance Award at York Regional Police Headquarters. He received the award for performing CPR on his father when he was only 14 years old. This is how the day unfolded. It was a day like any other day for the De Fina household. The boys ... Continue reading "Ethan DeFina – St. John’s Ambulance Award"
On Friday January 11th, Cardinal Carter hosted its first Breakfast of Champions.
One may ask, what makes a champion? A champion is someone who goes about their every day with strong charisma, willingness to learn, and commitment to an inclusive and friendly learning environment. It is through one’s Catholic character of being compassionate, forgiving, and responsible citizens that our school community is stronger ... Continue reading "Breakfast of Champions: Celebrating Students and Catholic Character"
In preparation for the upcoming Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test (OSSLT) on Wednesday March, 27th, 2019, Cardinal Carter Catholic High School will be providing students with two support programs: “Literacy Tuesdays” and after school “Remedial Literacy Classes”. We encourage your child to participate in these programs in order to become familiar with the test format and build on literacy skills.
LITERACY TUESDAYS ... Continue reading "OSSLT Preparation"
The state or quality of being one, in accord, or in harmony.I will
- make everyone feel welcomed and appreciated
- take sometime to learn about the similarities and difference in my community
- empower people with my words not put them down by calling them names.
You, the one From whom on different paths All ... Continue reading "Virtue of the Month: Unity"
Thanks to the generosity of staff and students, we have been able to assist over 40 local families and individuals this holiday season. Each family or individual received perishable and non-perishable food, toiletries, gifts, and gift cards. The families and individuals we helped were very appreciative and their holidays will be brighter by receiving this assistance.
Special mention goes to ... Continue reading "Carter helps 40 Families at Christmas!"