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.
Please join us on Thursday, September 12th for our Curriculum Night/Open House. No time for dinner? We’ve got you covered with the Catholic School Council-sponsored BBQ dinner for families in our school communities.
See you at 5:30 p.m. for the dinner, and 6:30 in the gym for staff introductions before you go to the classrooms to meet your child’s teacher!!
A new school year brings changes in routines, bringing with it moments that can be both exciting or stressful. Remember to include physical activity during the day for positive effects on physical, mental and emotional health.
For more information visit ParticipACTION.
We celebrate Catholic Education Week with an opening Liturgy this Monday, May 6th at 11:00 am. Our FDK students have practiced their readings focusing on this year’s theme Living as Joyful Disciples and will be sharing their beautiful voices in song.
We have showcased a variety of art and science displays in our school welcoming our parent community to join us.