Please find the attached newsletter regarding Active Travel to Schools
Good Morning Ms MacMillan,
On behalf of the St Vincent de Paul Society’s Christmas Program we would like to thank you, your students and staff for the generous donation from your school. Through your generosity we were able to help make Christmas a lot brighter for 161 families in our community, including 373 children!! Your contribution helped to put clothing and toys under ... Continue reading "Thank You from St. Vincent de Paul Society"
January marks the beginning of the Forest of Reading Book Clubs at Canadian Martyrs School. The book clubs are broken down as follows: the Blue Spruce Book Club is for Grades K-3 and is open to all classes who wish to participate, the Silver Birch Express Book Club is for students interested in Gr 4-6, the Silver Birch Book Club is for more advanced novels ... Continue reading "Forest of Reading Book Clubs"
During the final week of school we plan to hold some fun spirit days. Please help your child come dressed according to the following themes: Monday, Dec. 16—Christmas Wacky Hair & Socks Day Tuesday, Dec. 17—Christmas Red and Green Day Wednesday, Dec. 18—Christmas Hat Day Thursday, Dec. 19—Christmas Sweater/ Shirt Day Friday, Dec. 20—’Twas the Night Before Christmas PJ Day
Thank you in ... Continue reading "CHRISTMAS SPIRIT DAYS"
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.
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.