This year, Bell Let’s Talk Day is Wednesday, January 29th.On Bell Let’s Talk Day, Bell Canada will donate towards mental health initiatives in Canada by contributing 5¢ for every text, call, tweet, and all social media posts using the hashtag: #bellletstalk You can help end the stigma around mental illness. It’s easier than you think!
It’s a fact: One in five Canadians ... Continue reading "Bell Let’s Talk Day For Mental Health Initiatives on January 29th – Wear Blue and White!"
The next Catholic School Council Meeting is to be held at the Prince of Peace Library Learning Commons on Monday, February 3rd at 6:30 pm. All are welcome!
Upcoming dates for the Council meetings are:
March 2nd, April 27th, and June 8th.
We at Prince of Peace are excited to welcome the X-Movement Team back to our school again this year, on Wednesday, February 19th and Thursday, February 20th. This physical education program is 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 diversity ... Continue reading "Shaking Off the Winter Blues with X-Dance – Family/Community Event February 20th"
Prince of Peace CES is happy to welcome HOZA to our school to help us celebrate Black History Month and our monthly virtue of wisdom this February. On Thursday, February 27th at 10:15 a.m., Students will actively participate in drumming, dancing, story telling and singing as they discover the meaning of HEART WISDOM, through explorations of the themes of African history and heritage, African Arts ... Continue reading "POP Celebrates Black History Month with HOZA! Heart Wisdom February 27th"
Our monthly virtue assembly /Spirit Day will be held on Thursday, January 23rd at 10:30 in the gym. Hosted by Ms. Cowley’s 3-4 class, we will be celebrating the virtue of Wisdom, distributing monthly virtue award winners, as well as recognizing the positive office referrals from the month of January. All assembly days are Spirit days, so students and staff are encouraged to wear school ... Continue reading "Wisdom Virtue Assembly and Spirit/School Colours Day February 28th"
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.