St. Francis Xavier encourages students to actively walk and ride the bus to promote physical wellbeing and mental wellness.
St. Francis Xavier is pleased to welcome the Rosary Apostolate to our school on the third Friday of every month. The volunteers discuss the significance of praying the Rosary with our students.
St. Francis Xavier will be having Civvies Days on the following dates:
- November 29
- December 20
- January 30
- February 28
- March 27
- April 24
- May 29
- June 19
For these days, students are asked to bring in a Toonie contribution which will go to ShareLife. ... Continue reading "Civvies Days"
Thank you all for participating in this year’s Halloween Dance a thon. Our very own Youth Minister Hill was our jiving DJ and the students enjoyed dancing throughout the day. We are grateful for all your support and thank Parent Council for the prizes!
Thank-you for your generous donations to the food drive. Many needy families will enjoy the many cans and boxes/bags of food that were donated last week. We still have a few days to go so please continue to bring in your food items!
Stewardship provides positive effects on Mental Health and Well-being. When we give of our time and talents to help others in need, we are doing God’s work. This act of generosity produces oxytocin in our brain causing feel-good endorphins.
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.