Active Transportation and Mental Health
Did you know that Active Transportation can strengthen child and youth mental health, which helps children and youth perform better academically, form social relationships, promote positive emotional feelings that increase self-worth and overall make healthier lifestyle choices?
Tomorrow is Ontario Dress Purple Day at the York Catholic District School Board.
Dress Purple Day focuses on raising awareness about every child and youth’s right to safety and well-being in all places.
Ontario Dress Purple Day 2018
Please join us on Wed. Oct. 17, 2018 as we celebrate mass with Father Frank from Our Lady of Grace Church.
We will be gathering in our school gym at 9 am for mass.
Parents and or/guardians are most welcome to join us.
Don’t miss this fantastic and awesome opportunity to dance, and raise some funds for our school!
This is one of our major fundraisers for the year. Students from kindergarten to grade 8 will dance in the gym for an age appropriate amount of time. Students are encouraged to obtain donations from family, neighbours and close friends.
All proceeds will be used ... Continue reading "Halloween Dance-a-thon at SJE is Oct. 31, 2018"
October is LD Awareness Month!
Throughout October, the Learning Disabilities Association of Ontario will be marking LD Awareness month with community events. This month, the focus is on raising awareness and reducing stigma to allow people with Learning Disabilities to get the supports they need to reach their full potential. The LDAO’s hope is to see Ontario as the leader ... Continue reading "October is Learning Disabilities Awareness Month"
Come out and join us as we walk to school tomorrow! Parents are most welcome to put on their running shoes and St. Jerome Spirit Wear, or wear our school colors- red, gold and black, and join their children as we walk to school!
You can join our “Walking School Bus” lead by Principal, Ms.Wright too! We will be meeting at ... Continue reading "St. Jerome CES Walk to School Day Tomorrow"