Category: General

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 Friday, February 21st to present to some of our students. Let’s get St. Cecilia excited about reading Canadian books! ... Continue reading "I Read Canadian Day"

National Sweater Day

St. Cecilia will be participating in National Sweater Day, on Thursday, February 6th.  Students are welcome to wear a ‘funky’ sweater and embrace their winter fashion. This is an Eco-schools initiative where we show the students that by dressing warmly, we can minimize our ecological footprint by consuming less energy as a school.  We will be lowering the school’s temperature by two degrees to encourage ... Continue reading "National Sweater Day"

Bag2School Eco Initiative Returns to SCA

Looking Ahead to Spring!

The Eco Team is excited to organize a second textile drive that will divert unwanted clothing from landfill.  The Bag2school project is simple! From now till the end of March, please collect unwanted textiles: ALL men’s, women’s and children’s clothing, footwear (laces tied), mittens, towels, backpacks, outerwear, scarves, purses, soft bags, hats, belts, handbags and linens (no pillows, cushions, ... Continue reading "Bag2School Eco Initiative Returns to SCA"

New Year Affirmations

As part of our Growth Mindset philosophy and Mental Health and Well-being plan, we strive to ensure that all children feel that they have a voice and that they truly matter. Stay tuned for more updates as we continue to celebrate student success, in its most holistic form. Thank you for your unrelenting support.

Building Resilience in Our Children – Parent Presentation

Dr. Patricia Bucci is a highly respected educator and consultant in the field of Special Education. Through her passion for brain research and its implications for parenting and teaching, Dr. Bucci will present some of the causes of childhood stress and share insightful strategies on how to address feelings of stress and anxiety in our children. We look forward to working with her to support ... Continue reading "Building Resilience in Our Children – Parent Presentation"

Spreading Christmas Cheer

Our FDK and Grade 3 classes will be hosting a Christmas Celebration on  Wednesday, December 18th. The Grade 3 Concert will begin at approximately 10:45 a.m. and the Kindergarten at 1:30 p.m.. Parents are most welcome to join us in the school  gymnasium for this celebration; however, due to the number of expected guests, siblings will be unable to attend.  To prevent any disappointed children, ... Continue reading "Spreading Christmas Cheer"