Remembrance Day is a day to say, “Thank you,” and remember all those who have served and are currently serving in the Canadian Armed Forces. We remember those who have worked hard and even
sacrificed their lives to make Canada a safe and free country. Poppies will be distributed to the students in grades K to 8. The younger students will receive sticker ... Continue reading "Remembrance Day"
The Book Fair is Coming !!!
The Scholastic Book Fair will be at our school from November 11th to November 15th. There will be hundreds of quality children’s books with a wide assortment of titles for all reading levels. The Book Fair will remain open on the evening of November 14th from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. for your convenience. The profits from ... Continue reading "The Book Fair is Coming !!!"
The St. Cecilia CES Halloween Dance-A-Thon will take place on Thursday, October 31, 2019. This “spooktacular” event is an opportunity for our students and their teachers, from Kindergarten through to Grade 8, to display their dance moves in costume, and for a chance to win ‘Boo-rific” prizes.
The Dance-A-Thon is a fundraising campaign brought to you by the St. Cecilia Catholic ... Continue reading "Halloween Danceathon Tradition Continues"
On Wednesday, October 2nd, our grade 4-8 students will participate in the York Catholic cross country meet at Bruce’s Mill Conservation Area. We remind runners to bring layers of warm clothing as the event will take place rain or shine. For more tips visit ‘best-running-tips.com.’ Thank you to our coaches: Ms. Dewan, Mr. Russo, and all of our staff volunteers for preparing our students for ... Continue reading "Cross Country News"
PURPLE & ORANGE SHIRT DAY
On Wednesday, September 25th, SCA will be marking Rowan’s Law Day. We invite our school community to wear purple, Rowan’s favourite colour, to support the importance of speaking up about an injury to the head or body.
Monday, September 30th is Orange Shirt Day. It a day where we raise awareness to the needs of our ... Continue reading "Luke 4.18 Promotes Purple Shirt & Orange Shirt Days"
Discover the physical, mental, and academic benefits when you choose to walk to school. Visit Ontario Active School Travel for more information on the benefits of active school travel and iWalk Month.
A new school year brings changes in routines, bringing with it moments that can be both exciting or stressful. Remember to include physical activity during the day for positive effects on physical, mental and emotional health.
For more information visit ParticipACTION.
In Physical Education classes, York Catholic teachers teach the virtue of Compassion and Inclusion so that all students benefit.
Adaptive Play ideas for parents, coaches and teachers.