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Anti bullying Presentation kicks off Bullying Prevention

Today, Magician Coby wowed the students, staff and parents with his amazing magic.  More importantly he engaged us all with his message of THINK BEFORE.  A simple message that asks us to stop and think before doing something.  He also taught us that bullying isn’t about one event but rather repeated events.  Magician Coby shared his own story of being bullied and the steps that ... Continue reading "Anti bullying Presentation kicks off Bullying Prevention"

St. John XXIII CES Remembers!

St. John XXIII CES  was honoured to host a Remembrance Day service for its school community on Monday, November 12th.  The morning began with a motivational presentation for our grades 4-8 students by a  Canadian Veteran, Sergeant (retired) Terry Spence.

At 10:45 am, the entire school community gathered in the gym for  a Remembrance Day Service.  It commenced with the laying of wreaths, ... Continue reading "St. John XXIII CES Remembers!"

Symbols of Peace

Symbols of peace are all around us reminding us of the importance of spreading this message daily.  Today students displayed their class wreaths in honour of the soldiers who fought for peace and freedom.  We thank them and we pledge to continue their message so they will not have died in vain.  St. John XXIII staff, students and parents remember and will continue to spread ... Continue reading "Symbols of Peace"

Happy Halloween

From all the staff at St. John XXIII CES, I’d like to wish you a happy and safe halloween.  Enjoy yourself.  Please remember to check all candies before eating.  Also, please enjoy your candy at home.  We will have healthy snacks available at school tomorrow.

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Flu Season is Here. A message from York Region Public Health

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.

Students ... Continue reading "Flu Season is Here. A message from York Region Public Health"

Active School Travel. Move more, move better.

What is Active School Travel?

You may have heard the terms Active Travel, Active School Travel, Active Transportation or Sustainable Transportation before. What do these terms mean?

Active School Travel is the use of any form of human-powered travel, such as walking or wheeling (including cycling, rollerblading, skateboarding, or using a wheelchair) to get to and from school or to the ... Continue reading "Active School Travel. Move more, move better."

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