Category: General

Oral Communications

Preparation for this year’s Oral Communication competition is well under way! Students are beginning to choose their speech topics and we are looking forward to yet another successful event this year at St. Cecilia School. Two students from each class will be selected to represent the Junior and Intermediate divisions. These students will present their speeches before their divisional peers on Thursday, April 16th. The ... Continue reading "Oral Communications"

Earth Hour

The St. Cecilia ECO Team continues to engage us in meaningful ECO endeavours to lessen our ecological footprint.  Staff and students will acknowledge Earth Hour on Friday, March 27th.  During Earth Hour on Saturday, March 28th, we encourage you to turn off the lights and take a walk from 8:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.  We are excited to begin our week long Bag2School collection of ... Continue reading "Earth Hour"

Jump Rope for Heart

As part of our Healthy Schools Initiative at St. Cecilia, we are very excited to be bringing Jump Rope for Heart back this month. At this event, students learn to protect their heart and brain health, while getting active and skipping rope. Moreover, they will skip for a great cause by raising funds for the  Heart & Stroke Foundation. Stay tuned for more details at ... Continue reading "Jump Rope for Heart"

Carnival 2020

St. Cecilia is very happy to be bringing Carnival back throughout the week of February 11th.  The spirit of culture surrounding our French and Heritage programs will most definitely come to life with a week full of activities including morning bingo, special themed days, colouring contests, performances, crafts, games, a dance, and so much more. We thank M. Giovannoni, M. Nastro, Mme. Ricciardone-Sturino, Mme. Scarano, ... Continue reading "Carnival 2020"

I Read Canadian Day

The first I Read Canadian Day will happen on February 19, 2020.  The purpose of this event is to raise awareness of Canadian books and celebrate the richness, diversity and breadth of Canadian literature.  St. Cecilia is pleased to welcome Canadian author, Susan Aguilo, on Tuesday, March 10th to present to some of our students.  Let’s get St. Cecilia excited about reading Canadian books! Please ... Continue reading "I Read Canadian Day"