Last year’s Parent Council Christmas celebration was such a success, that Holy Spirit’s parent council is planning a second event this year. The Milk & Cookies Pajama Party is taking place in the school gym on December 13th from 6:30 – 8:30. The whole community is invited. Please plan to join us.
There will be a wide variety of activities to enjoy including ... Continue reading "Cookies & Milk PJ Party"
Thank you to the many families in our school community who helped to support the Luke 4:18 initiative supporting our local chapter of St. Vincent de Paul.
The grade 6-8 students who make up the Luke 4:18 committee were excited about the overwhelming response. Many families sent in gift cards and monetary donations in support of local families in need. All donations were ... Continue reading "Luke 4:18 thanks you!"
Students in grades 4-8 are working hard under the supervision of Ms. S. Frijio to prepare for this year’s Advent Concert.
The concert, which is scheduled to take place on Thursday, December 20th, 2018, at 12:30 pm is promising to be an exciting celebration of the Advent season and our preparation for the Christmas season.
Junior classes are working diligently to ... Continue reading "Grade 4-8 students prepare for an advent concert"
Yesterday, students from kindergarten through to grade 8 enjoyed a dance-a-thon as a thank you for their participation in supporting our school-wide fundraiser. The Gym was filled with Ghosts and Ghouls, Princesses and Pirates, Superheros and more. Fun was had by all. Thank you to the staff who prepared the gym for yesterday’s event.
This year’s goal for fundraising was to raise money ... Continue reading "Our Halloween dance-a-thon was a Spooky Success"
“Even if I don’t finish, we need others to continue. It’s got to keep going without me. If you’ve given a dollar, you are part of the Marathon of Hope.” –Terry Fox
Terry fox challenged himself every day to raise the most money he could for Cancer. This year, once again, HOLY SPIRIT is continuing his Marathon of Hope.
Dear ... Continue reading "Terry Fox Walk"
Active School Travel January Newsletter
Resolve to move more in your day and your physical, emotional, and mental health will benefit. Your spirit is lifted, blood circulation improves, energy levels increase, your ability to focus on tasks and cope with challenges will improve, and your overall brain function will improve. ParticipACTION offers some fantastic suggestions to help keep those healthy New Year’s resolutions.
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.