On May 7th, students and staff are encouraged to help rejuvenate our schoolyard and green spaces by picking up litter in the schoolyard, sidewalks, parking lots, and conservation area. The St. Patrick School Community will work together on May 7th to make a difference, by participating in the school yard clean up.
May 5th to May 10th is our Catholic Education Week. This year’s theme is, Being Joyful Disciples. We invite our school community to a School Mass on Thursday May 9th at 10:30 am at St. Patrick Catholic Church. We are thankful to the Ms. D’Ingillo’s Grade 1 class and Mr. Cunha’s Grade 1 and 2 class for leading the Liturgy.
On Thursday May ... Continue reading "Month of Mary School Mass"
On Friday March 22nd, 2019 we will celebrate St. Patrick, Our Patron Saint, at Our Feast Day Mass at 9:15 am. It will be a special Mass, celebrated by Bishop Wayne Kirkpatrick and Father Dominic Barber. We will also be celebrating 60 Years of Catholic Education at St. Patrick Catholic School in Markham. All are welcome to attend the Mass followed by a reception in ... Continue reading "St. Patrick Our Patron Saint"
St. Patrick Catholic Elementary School will honour Black History Month by welcoming Aubrey Clarke, motivational author and storyteller. Aubrey will share his stories on topics such as: Bullying, Social Economic Issues, and Catholic Virtues with the school’s Grade K-8 students and teachers through an interactive presentation. Aubrey is the author of: Fly Little Blackbird Fly, It’s Not Over Until It’s Over, Remember Me, and Charlene ... Continue reading "St. Patrick Celebrates Black History Month"
On February 27, 2019, we encourage everyone to wear a Pink shirt to support Bullying Prevention. We all have the capacity to be kind and compassionate. On February 27th, we invite staff and students of St. Patrick School to wear pink, as a friendly reminder that no matter what our differences, being kind is always a choice worth making.
Active School Travel May Newsletter
Celebrate active modes of transportation like cycling and wheeling along with students and teachers across Ontario during Bike to School Week – May 27 to 31, 2019.
Positive mental health helps you to embrace each day with a renewed focus and the ability to deal with the challenges we face. Remember to actively take care of your mental health and to teach your child strategies to take care of their well-being.
“16 Strategies to Help you Thrive”, from the Canadian Mental Health Association.