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)"
Please remember to clean out your closets and donate new or gently used items for the Catholic School Council Student Christmas Market! This is a great opportunity to donate books, toys, purses, knickknacks, Christmas decorations etc. We are also in need of gift bags, tissue paper and wrapping paper. What a great way to recycle and reuse! Please contact Amy Brubacher ... Continue reading "New & Gently Used Donations Needed for Student Christmas Market"
Next week is AntiBullying Week and we will be focusing on ACTS OF KINDESS & filling buckets!! All week students will be receiving tickets from adults when they are seen doing good deeds. The students will put their name on the ballot and place them in buckets in the office. There will be a draw at the end of the week ... Continue reading "November 25 to 29 is “Sensible de Gentiesse” KINDNESS WEEK!"
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.