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.
As the calendar turns to December, and we celebrate the Advent season in anticipation of the arrival of baby Jesus, it is a good opportunity to reflect upon new beginnings for ourselves, and the rebirth of our Christ-centered spirit that lives inside of us. As we look upon the baby Jesus, think of the mystery of God’s love for us and ... Continue reading "‘Tis the Season"