NEW LIBRARY LEARNING COMMONS @ SMY
Parents, we are pleased to anounce that our Library Learning Commons at St. Mary’s is looking spectacular. It is a welcoming space for students to gather and participate in cooperative learning. Please visit our library website our SMY LIBRARY WEBSITE to see pictures and information.
Happy New Year to our SMY 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 "JANUARY 2020"
St. Mary staff and students are pleased to welcome all parents to “Christmas In The Movies” Christmas Concert. Schedule is as follows: FDK and Grade 1: Tuesday, December 17, 2019 @ 1:30pm , Grade 2&3: Wednesday, December 18, 2019 @ 1:30 in the gymnasium. This is a wonderful way to share in the joy of ... Continue reading "Primary Christmas Concert"
Our Grade 7 & 8 students have been preparing for a ballroom dance performace and competition. Parents are welcome to join us on Tuesday, December 10th at 1:00pm in the gymnasium to showcase dances such as the Salsa, Meringue, Waltz, Passo, Doble, Tango, Swing, Foxtrot, and Chacha. We look forward to seeing you there to support our students.
As we prepare for the coming of Jesus, St. Mary’s staff and students will be hosting an Advent mass on Thursday, November 28th @ 10:35am. Please join us as part of our Catholic Community.
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.