Valentine’s Day Dance Fundraiser: The Catholic School Council is collecting prizes for the Valentine’s Day Dance-a-thon! Companies who donate prizes will be acknowledged in the weekly newsletter and on the school website. Please contact Neli Gontier at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions. If you would like to volunteer at the Valentine’s Dance please contact Amy.Brubacher@gmail.com.
The X Power Program explores Conflict Resolution through an experience inspired by martial arts including Tai-Chi and Karate.
Through games and reflection, students are empowered with tools for effective conflict resolution and to stand up for themselves, others, and the world around them.
This program was made possible with the Fresh From the Farm funds and the ... Continue reading "PowerX Movement Comes to SJA January 13 to 15"
Advent Mass: Friday, December 13 at 9:15 am. Following the Advent Mass there will be a “Chantons Noël à l’unisson”.
Monday, December 16: Winter Sports Day! – Wear anything related to winter sports.
Tuesday, December 17: Christmas Hat and/or Socks Day! – Wear your best festive hat and your ... Continue reading "SJA Christmas Season Activities!"
Beginning Monday, December 2nd, we will begin our ELF RUN Toiletry Drive. All proceeds of the toiletry drive support the Annual St.Vincent de Paul Christmas Hamper drive at Our Lady of the Annunciation Church.
Please bring in shampoo, deodorant, cleaning products, hygiene products and general household items such as aluminum, foil, paper towels and ziploc bags!
The Advent season is upon us, and it is during this time especially we rejoice in anticipation of Jesus’ birth and show love and appreciation to others with prayers, sentiments and gifts. It is also a time to enjoy the many blessings we have and to give to those who have less. St. Joseph’s will be selling Poinsettias, and ... Continue reading "Luke 4:18 Poinsettia Fundraiser & Proceeds Support St. Vincent de Paul (Aurora & Oakridges)"
Healthy eating and nutrition are connected with mental health and well-being and promote academic success. The York Catholic District School Board supports the Ministry of Education’s Food and Beverage Policy and promotes healthy school nutrition environments.
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.