In recognition of Black History month the Newmarket African Caribbean Canadian Association (NACCA) is inviting Newmarket youth Grades 1 to 12 who self-identify as the people of African descent to submit artwork in any medium responding to the theme Still I Rise: Celebrating stories of strength, courage, and innovation.
The call for submissions closes on January ... Continue reading "Call for Submissions: Newmarket Library"
We have already had our first taste of colder weather and snow. Parents are reminded to ensure that your child comes to school dressed appropriately. We will be having indoor routines when the temperature (with or without a wind chill) is minus 20 degrees Celsius or colder. If it is minus 18 or 19 degrees they will only go out for no more than 20 ... Continue reading "Cold Weather Attire"
Our Scholastic Book Fair is back and will be up and running Thursday, November 22nd so please stop into the library during parent-teacher interviews to browse and purchase. We look forward to seeing you there.
As you know, the York Catholic District School Board re-paved the school’s sidewalks, parking lot and playground this past summer. The brand new asphalt on the playground and parking lot will provide better drainage and enhance the safety of students, staff, parents and visitors. Improvements in traffic flow were also necessary for the safety of the school community during pick-up and drop-off times. No additional ... Continue reading "Message to our School Neighbours"
The Healthy Hunger website is up and running for hot lunches beginning Wednesday September 26th. The cut off time to order for next week will be Friday September 21st at midnight.
You are able to place milk orders now for distribution in October. Milk orders must be made for the month it is not offered for purchase on a weekly basis.
Get the flu shot as early as possible
The first and best step to preventing the flu (or influenza), is to get the flu shot every year. The flu spreads quickly and easily from an infected person to others and anyone can get it. Getting the flu shot can protect you, your family and those around you.
In Physical Education classes, York Catholic teachers teach the virtue of Compassion and Inclusion so that all students benefit.
Adaptive Play ideas for parents, coaches and teachers.
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