St. Catherine of Siena will be hosting the York Catholic District School Board Special Olympics Sports Festival. We have 31 athletes from Catholic elementary schools across York Region who will compete in a variety of sports events. It will be a memorable day filled with opportunities to form new friendships and celebrate a number of sports activities. The Opening Ceremony will be at 10:00 a.m., ... Continue reading "Special Olympics Ontario comes to St. Catherine of Siena on June 7th!"
We will be holding our annual barbeque on Friday, June 7th. This is a great way for the school community to come together and enjoy each other’s company with food, entertainment and laughter. There will be lots to do! We have music, “Bubbles” the clown and face painting. Officer Toni will also be making a special guest appearance. NEW THIS ... Continue reading "OUR SCHOOL BBQ IS FAST APPROACHING! JUNE 7TH!"
As always, we want to take an opportunity to acknowledge and thank all our parent/guardian volunteers who have taken the time out of their schedule to assist at the school this year. You may have contributed your time on one of the Catholic School Council committees, joined us on a school trip, help out in the classroom or assist during the book fair.
Students from FDK – 8 and Luke 4:18 members walked around the school grounds to raise awareness and funds for the World Water Crisis in developing countries. Thank you SCS community and staff for supporting. $600.00 was donated on behalf of the entire school community.
This year, our school will continue our fundraising efforts to support the various local charities, such as ShareLife, Sick Kids Foundation, Chartwell Pine Grove Long Term Residence and NEW this year we will have a special event for Angel Hair for Kids.
We are pleased to continue our twice monthly civvies days. Each student is kindly asked to contribute to our initiatives by ... Continue reading "NEXT CIVVIES DAY: MAY 31, JUNE 7, 21, 27"
Active School Travel April Newsletter
Tips to reduce screen time:
- Embrace spring by heading outdoors to play
- Go for a family walk
- Start a new novel
- Begin a new hobby
- Keep track of your screen time and reduce your time on social media/gaming/programs
- Schedule family game nights (cards, board games)
- Exercise everyday