- be sincere, trustworthy, and truthful even when it is difficult
- stand by what is right and just
- be considerate of others when I speak, write and listen
Jesus, Prince of all Heavenly truths, Your Words are carved for eternity! You have commanded the virtue of honesty, It is the power against all deceptions. Direct Your ... Continue reading "Virtue of the Month: Honesty"
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 5th!"
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.
... Continue reading "VOLUNTEER APPRECIATION TEA – JUNE 14 @ 9:45 A.M."
As a community we will be moving into a Standardized Dress code as September 2019. This means that we will no longer be a full crested uniform school.
Please find attached a description from the school’s Dress Code Advisory Committee for the implementation on the colour scheme of the standardized dress, the Dress Code expectations and the compliance / non-compliance expectations to be ... Continue reading "NEW DRESS CODE GUIDELINES BEGIN SEPTEMBER 2019"
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: JUNE 7, 21, 27"