March 1st marked the beginning of the Season of Lent. The staff and students gathered in the gym on Ash Wednesday to pray, sing and reflect on this important season. All students also received ashes. On Shrove Tuesday, each family of the St. Justin, Martyr School Community received a Lenten calendar. It is hoped that our families will use this calendar during the season of ... Continue reading "Lent Is Upon Us"
Our annual French carnaval runs this week from Wednesday to Friday. Many thanks to our French department for putting on this highly anticipated event and to our Catholic School Council and parents for their financial support, donations and many volunteer hours.
The week is bound to be filled with many special surprises and fun-filled theme days.
- Wednesday – Les cheveux ... Continue reading "Vive Le Carnaval!!"
We look forward to our annual Valentine Cake Raffle to be held on February 14th at the school. A special thanks to our Catholic School Council and the raffle committee for organizing this yearly event. Thanks, too, to all of the parents who so generously donated cakes and other prizes to our raffle. All proceeds go to the fundraising activities of our CSC which benefit ... Continue reading "Valentine Cake Raffle"
After a long and illustrious career at York Catholic District School Board, our beloved Mrs. Coutts will be retiring at the end of January. She spent the majority of her career with us, here at St. Justin, Martyr School. We wish her well in her retirement. Parents, you are welcome to join us on Friday, January 27th at 1:15pm as we say farewell to Mrs. ... Continue reading "Good Bye Mrs. Coutts"
On behalf of the entire staff, we would like to take this opportunity to wish all of our students and their families a blessed and joy-filled Christmas. May the coming of the baby Jesus in Bethlehem bring peace and joy to your homes and hearts this Christmas season. All the best to everyone as we embark upon the year 2017.
School resumes on ... Continue reading "Merry Christmas!!"
Here is our newsletter for the month of December.