Leading up to the very important season of Lent, POP is looking forward to celebrating CARNAVAL with Mme Boccia and Mme Caporiccio our French teachers. Highlights will include “Dress Like a Lumberjack Day” on Tuesday, February 18th, a door decorating contest, carnaval bingo throughout the week, eating yummy Beaver Tails pastries, and a mask parade.
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"
Father Paul and Deacon Steve will be visiting on Ash Wednesday (Wednesday, February 26th) for a brief liturgy and distribution of Ashes (no Mass). The ashes will be distributed to the school community at 10:30 am (PLEASE NOTE TIME CHANGE from 10:45 to 10:30). Families are welcome to attend to receive their ashes at that time.
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"
Active School Travel January Newsletter
Embrace nature and resolve to move more in your day. Outdoor exercise is good for your physical, emotional, and mental health.
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.