As a part of our 25th Anniversary celebrations, Prince of Peace is excited to be undertaking a legacy project that will allow our current students an opportunity to leave a lasting impression in our school for future generations to admire! We are pleased to be partnering with our local Crock-A-Doodle Pottery Painting location to bring this project to life. Students can be a part of ... Continue reading "POP 25th Anniversary Tribute Tile Wall"
During the week of February 11th to 15th, Prince of Peace students and staff will be celebrating Carnaval! Activities include Carnaval Bingo, Door Decorating Contests, Visits from Bonhomme Carnaval, pancakes, hot chocolate and theme spirit days. Vive le Carnaval!
We are thrilled to welcome the X-Movement Team to our school on Wednesday, February 21st and Thursday, February 22nd. Thanks to the fundraising efforts of our Catholic School Council, this physical education program is absolutely free for every student in the school. Over a series of movement and dance sessions, students will have the opportunity to experience connected movement and mindfulness in a celebration of ... Continue reading "Shaking Off the Winter Blues with X-Dance – Family/Community Event February 21st"
FIND YOUR MAGIC WITH BRENT AND SARAH. On Friday, March 1st Magicians Brent and Sarah are visiting Prince of Peace with their inspiring magic show that goes beyond the message of bullying awareness and empowers students to believe in themselves no matter what they may be facing! There are two performances in the Gym. The morning session is for students in Kindergarten, grade 1, grade ... Continue reading "Bullying Awareness and Positive Mindset – Magic is Coming to Prince of Peace, and Parents are Welcome!"
Mark Your Calendars! Help Us Celebrate on May 30th!
We are planning a fun-filled day of celebrations. Plans are still in the works, but will include a school mass and ceremony on Thursday morning, followed by an open house/arts display/musical performance by current students in the afternoon, and ending in the evening with our annual community barbecue and fun fair. If you have ... Continue reading "Prince of Peace – 25 Years Strong!"
Winter has arrived! We will follow inclement weather cold weather threshold established at the Catholic School Council meeting:
Temperature and/or wind chill of -20 C or colder: Indoor Routine
Please check local radio and television stations, the school board and school’s website, as well as YCDSB Twitter, or Student Transportation Services School Bus Information Line at 1-877-330-3001 to find ... Continue reading "Winter Weather Notes"
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.