The Prince of Peace Catholic School Council is happy to announce the pick up date for any orders from our autumn fundraiser that involved sales of Fresh From the Farm produce. The orders will be available for pick up in the school library on Wednesday, November 20th during school hours and until 6:00 p.m. The Council would like to thank all participating families for supporting ... Continue reading "FRESH FROM THE FARM Fundraiser – Ordered Items can be picked up on Wed. Nov. 20th"
Our school is holding a Christmas charity drive for the Rose of Sharon and Sandgate Women’s Shelter. A letter (click HERE) has gone home with your youngest child. This holiday season, to help those in our community who are in need, our school will have a Jesse Tree in order to sponsor four families supported by the Rose of ... Continue reading "The POP Luke 4:18 Committee Invites Your Participation in Our Jesse Tree and Food Drive"
French Immersion programs are designed to provide non-francophone children with a high degree of proficiency in the French language. Here in Keswick, St. Thomas CES. offers an Early French Immersion program for students currently in SK to enroll in the fall in their grade one year. The September 2020 online application process for French Immersion will be open as of November 13th, 2019. ... Continue reading "French Immersion Information Night for Parents of SK Students"
It is that time of year again! Progress Reports go home with each student on Tuesday, November 12th. Parent-Teacher interviews are scheduled for the evening of Thursday, November 14th and the morning of Friday, November 15th. A note has gone home with the youngest child in each family to schedule teacher appointments and times to meet on these dates. The deadline for returning the forms ... Continue reading "Progress Reports and Parent-Teacher Interviews"
On Friday, November 8th, at 1:15 pm, families and the community are invited to the POP gymnasium for our Remembrance Day Ceremony with our guests, some veterans from the Sutton Legion. Our school is marking Remembrance Day on November 8th as our veterans are busy at Cenotaph ceremonies on the 11th, and we greatly value the experiences shared by our veterans when ... Continue reading "Prince of Peace CES Welcomes Sutton Legion to our Remembrance Day Ceremony"
Our Dance-a-thon was a great deal of fun and a huge success! Many thanks to the students and parents who did the fundraising, and the staff who donated all the prizes! Special thanks to organizers Ms. Smith, Ms. Baldissera, and Ms. Glazier. Thanks to everyone’s efforts, our school was able to raise over $6,500 for our Gym sound equipment! Congratulations to Christian our top prize ... Continue reading "Thanks to All Who Participated in our Halloween Dance-a-thon Fundraiser"
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.
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.
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