San Lorenzo Ruiz is participating in a school wide “JUST READ” Reading challenge. Each SLR Student has been given the challenge of reading every day! FDK- Grade 4: Instructions are very simple, read a book, record it on your SLR “Just Read” Log and have parents initial beside the book title or article title, and after 100 books you will collect a prize from Principal ... Continue reading "“JUST READ” CHALLENGE AT SLR!"
Happy New Year to our SLR families. We are excited for the new year ahead with ignted hope in our Catholic Virtues. Some exciting news for 2020 is our school based plans for our STREAM initiative. This is the faith-filled integration of any combination of Science, Technology, Religion, Engineering, the Arts, and/or Mathematics to solve a relevant problem through a design thinking approach. Look for ... Continue reading "STREAM AT SAN LORENZO RUIZ"
Students engage in bi-weekly Monday Math Problems to work collaboritavely towards achieving Ontario Catholic School Graduate Expectations as 21st Century learners. Students then take a math walk in the hallways of San Lorenzo Ruiz to understand how others solve math equations, and build their Global Competencies.
Please join us for our Primary Christmas Concert on Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at 1:15pm. FDK- Grade 3 students, along with our Junior Choir, will help chime in the spirit of Christmas. Please join us!
San Lorenzo Ruiz will be having a Poinsettia Fundraiser this year! You can order either a white or red poinsettia and help raise money to go towards our new scoreboard in the gymnasium. All orders and money must be collected by Friday, November 22, 2019. All orders MUST be picked up on Monday, December 2nd between 3:30pm-5:30pm in the school chapel (Rm ... Continue reading "Poinsettia Fundraiser!"
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.