It is June, which means another school year nears its end. There are some signs of summer weather on the horizon, which means families are busy preparing and making summer plans and vacations. Here at school, staff are continuing with instruction and assessment, wrapping up the final curriculum units for reports, keeping the students engaged and busy at work. June means the culmination of many ... Continue reading "June Has Arrived!"
As we welcome in March, and the season of Lent, our daily prayers and announcements will continue to centre around love, compassion, and displaying empathy for one another. We share daily reminders about inclusiveness, unity, and forgiveness, in an effort to better ourselves with the guidance of the Holy Spirit. All of this takes place within the context of our faith, and the pursuit of ... Continue reading "The Lenten Season is Upon Us"
During the month of February, our daily prayers and announcements will be centred around love, compassion, and understanding of, and for, one another. This theme fits in nicely with our Valentine’s Day celebrations and the virtue of Wisdom. Our yearly Carnaval festivities also take place during the week of Feb. 4th-8th, and as always, it is sure to be a fun-filled week of games and ... Continue reading "February News"
Happy New Year to the St. Angela Merici community. On behalf of the entire staff, we hope the year ahead holds nothing but good fortune, and good health for all the children. May 2019 be a year filled with peace and happiness for one and all. “Look back and thank God, look forward and trust God.” (Anonymous)
Dear St. Angela Merici Community, may God continue to bless you and your families through the Christmas season. On behalf of the entire staff, allow me to wish you all a very peace-filled Christmas celebration and a joyous New Year’s! All the best for the holidays and through 2019! School resumes Monday, January 7th, 2019.
Active School Travel May Newsletter
Celebrate active modes of transportation like cycling and wheeling along with students and teachers across Ontario during Bike to School Week – May 27 to 31, 2019.
Positive mental health helps you to embrace each day with a renewed focus and the ability to deal with the challenges we face. Remember to actively take care of your mental health and to teach your child strategies to take care of their well-being.
“16 Strategies to Help you Thrive”, from the Canadian Mental Health Association.