Month: November 2021

Families are invited to learn about York Catholic’s French Immersion Program

Applications open December 3rd for children entering Grade 1 next September

The York Catholic District School Board offers the French Immersion program at 15 elementary schools, and five high schools throughout York Region. The program aims to provide non-francophone children with a high degree of proficiency in the French language. Although the curriculum is the same as in the English-language program, the language ... Continue reading "Families are invited to learn about York Catholic’s French Immersion Program"

Hot Lunch Orders – January to March 2022

York Region Public Health has provided guidance that will allow schools to resume their hot lunch programs.  Individuals handling, preparing, and/or serving food for any lunch program must be vigilant in adhering to enhanced infection prevention and control practices to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in schools.

Based on the guidelines in the YCDSB Re-Entry Plan, we are pleased to offer both Xpress ... Continue reading "Hot Lunch Orders – January to March 2022"

November 15-19 Update

This week marks Bullying Prevention and Intervention Week at St. Mary.  Please review our spirit day plan with your children.  The theme this year is, “One Kind Word”.  To continue to create a culture of inclusivity and acceptance at St. Mary, teachers will be doing many activities with students to promote bullying prevention and intervention. All classes JK/SK-Grade 8 will ... Continue reading "November 15-19 Update"

York Catholic Remembers…

This year marks the 100th Anniversary of the poppy as the official symbol of Remembrance in Canada

On November 11th the York Catholic District School Board will pay tribute to fallen Canadian veterans and all those who serve our country as a member of the Canadian Forces, past and present. Schools across the region will mark Remembrance Day with tributes and special events ... Continue reading "York Catholic Remembers…"

Remembrance Day Liturgy

St. Mary CES will virtually gather together to pause, reflect and pray on November 11th, to commemorate Remembrance Day.  Our grade 4 students in Ms. Perry and Ms. Camerlengo’s class will lead the school in a virtual liturgy at 10:45 a.m., to give thanks for the sacrifices made, and pray for peace in the future.

We will honour those who fought for Canada ... Continue reading "Remembrance Day Liturgy"