Category: General

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!"

Parents of Black Children York Region – June 2019 Newsletter 

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION:  PARENT ENGAGEMENT ADVISORY COMMITTEE  – YRDSB

York Region District School Board (YRDSB) is looking for parents to be part of their Parent, Family and Community Engagement Advisory Committee. THE DEADLINE TO APPLY IS JUNE 17.  As parents of Black children, this is our opportunity to take up space and bring issues affecting our children directly to those with the ... Continue reading "Parents of Black Children York Region – June 2019 Newsletter "

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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"

Speed Stacking Competition

On May 4, 2019, primary students participated in the area sports stacking competition at Bur Oak High School. We had top winners in all categories and many who were in the top ten, that qualified for the next round. Over the past month, students practised their skills of hand-eye coordination, quickness and focus. The students did St.Brendan proud showing self-confidence, teamwork, and excellent sportsmanship. Winners ... Continue reading "Speed Stacking Competition"