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SBN ECO Team Achieves Platinum Status Again!

Our St. Brendan Gryphon Green ECO team has been busy this year!  Last year, we were one of the few schools in the board to achieve a PLATINUM status and we are happy to announce that once again we were awarded a Platinum certified Ontario Eco school for the 2018-2019 school year. Below are some of the activities completed to assist St. Brendan in achieving ... Continue reading "SBN ECO Team Achieves Platinum Status Again!"

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Luke 4:18 Students Build Milk Mats

Luke 4:18 students are proud to have woven SIX MATS this year for MILKBAGSUnlimited!  These mats will be distributed in Canada and internationally, providing strong and durable bedding that is moisture-free and UV ray resistant. The students worked in groups to flatten milk bags, cut them into strips (keeping the scraps to stuff pillows), and to loop chains, which were then woven on a loom ... Continue reading "Luke 4:18 Students Build Milk Mats"

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SBN Awarded a School of Character!

Congratulations to all the staff and students at St. Brendan CES for receiving the School of Character Award at the 13th Annual York Region Character Community Awards on Wednesday, April 24, 2019. The award is “presented to a school that has systematically developed a sustained character development initiative that positively impacts the climate and culture of their school and community.” Please see below for further ... Continue reading "SBN Awarded a School of Character!"

Challenger Baseball Jamboree

St. Brendan was excited to have been chosen to participate in this year’s  Baseball Challenger in Schools Jamboree, presented by Sobeys, and partnered with Jays Care Foundation.  

St. Brendan is a trained Challenger Baseball school.  This program provides an opportunity for children and youth with cognitive and/or physical disabilities to enjoy the full benefits of participating in baseball at a ... Continue reading "Challenger Baseball Jamboree"