On Tuesday November 12th St. Nicholas welcomed a very special guest into our Grade 3 classrooms, Mr. Todd Jamieson. Todd Jamieson is a very talented First Nations artist who came in to engage our student on the First Nations way of life. He brought such a wonderful hands on experience with opportunities to engage with First Nation artifacts (tools, clothing, hides) and crafts. Students created ... Continue reading "Engaging Student Learning"
Yesterday, Monday, November 11th, our Grade 7s, lead by Ms. O’Brien, prepared a beautiful Remembrance Day Liturgy. As a whole school, we paused our day to remind ourselves of how fortunate we are to live in this great country of Canada. We prayed, sang and reflected on what it means to be peacemakers in our world and in our school. In addition, throughout the last ... Continue reading "Remembrance Day Liturgy"
Welcome November! Please see the attachment for a brief message and some key dates to note as we begin a new month filled with excitement and learning here at St. Nicholas.
In the month of October we celebrated the Catholic Virtue of Compassion. Throughout the month teachers and students explored lessons and stories of courage and attempted to model courage throughout the month. As is tradition, we honor those students that went above and beyond to demonstrate this virtue. Please see the attachment for our recipients of the Compassion Award. Congratulations to these students for making ... Continue reading "Monthly Catholic Virtue"
The quality of being just; righteousness, equitableness, or moral rightness.I will
- I will treat others in a just, equitable and unbiased manner.
- I will play be the rules, take turns and share.
- I will be open-minded and listen to others.
Father, you have given all peoples one common origin.
A gentle reminder that treats and photos are available for purchase through www.healthyhunger.ca for our Halloween Dance-A-Thon on Thursday. Also a reminder that all Dance-A-Thon envelops are due back at school on Halloween Day (Thursday).
Please see the attachment for more details.
Thank you for your continued support.
Mr. Zorzi and our Catholic School Council