On Friday November 9, 2018, The St. Patrick Catholic School Community participated in an inspiring Remembrance Day ceremony. The theme was “We Remember”. Students from Ms. Frisina’s and Mr. Repa’s Grade 4/5 and 5/6 classrooms shared stories of hope and peace. Ms. Berardi’s Glee Club shared a touching dance and song: “Lean on Me.” We remember the many people who served and sacrificed for peace. ... Continue reading "Remembrance Day"
Our major school fundraising campaign will be a fun event scheduled for Wednesday October 31st, 2018. Proceeds from the Spook-a-thon will be used to benefit the students directly. The funds will be used to enhance school wide educational goals, by providing supplementary resources to support learning in technology, literacy, mathematics, innovations, sports and the Arts. Fundraising helps support extra-curricular activities, Bullying Prevention initiatives, positive climate ... Continue reading "Spookathon"
October will be an exciting month at St. Patrick CES. There are many exciting events to look forward to including Cross Country, Thanksgiving Day Mass, Gr. 7 Trip to Medeba, High School Visits and Information Nights, extra-curricular activities and the SPOOK-A-THON on October 31st. There is an abundance of spirit at St. Patrick CES. Looking forward to an awesome month! Go Shamrocks Go! ... Continue reading "St. Patrick Shamrocks"
Congratulations to the St. Patrick Catholic School Community for a very successful Terry Fox event. Over 1, 200 dollars was collected in the Toonies for Terry Run/Walk. Inspired by Terry Fox, the community supported a worthwhile cause and experienced an exhilarating accomplishment.
Our Father in Heaven,
We give thanks for the pleasure of gathering together for this occasion.
We give thanks for this food
Prepared by loving hands.
We give thanks for life,
The freedom to enjoy it all
And all other blessings.
As we partake of this food,
We pray ... Continue reading "Thanksgiving Blessings"
Get the flu shot as early as possible
The first and best step to preventing the flu (or influenza), is to get the flu shot every year. The flu spreads quickly and easily from an infected person to others and anyone can get it. Getting the flu shot can protect you, your family and those around you.
You may have heard the terms Active Travel, Active School Travel, Active Transportation or Sustainable Transportation before. What do these terms mean?
Active School Travel is the use of any form of human-powered travel, such as walking or wheeling (including cycling, rollerblading, skateboarding, or using a wheelchair) to get to and from school or to the ... Continue reading "Active School Travel. Move more, move better."