Every year the ‘Welcome to Kindergarten’ event takes place in the spring and is an opportunity from our new Kindergarten Year 1(JK) families to be invited into our school and explore our kindergarten program. Unfortunately, due to our current situation, this year’s event has been canceled. As a result, we have created this custom website for all of our new families (and potential ... Continue reading "Welcome To Kindergarten 2020"
Last week we celebrated Catholic Education Week. Our students celebrated the week and daily themes in a variety of creative ways in their VLEs. Attached you will find some of the work that has been shared by our school staff. Enjoy! Let’s continue to ‘Ignite Hope’ in our school and community!
Grade 2: Earth Day and Rainbows of Hope
This week, May 4th to 8th, is Catholic Education Week. During this week we celebrate the gift of our faith, schools, students and communities. The theme for this years’ celebration is Igniting Hope. Throughout this week, York Catholic will honor public education, its Catholic faith and become messengers of hope by sharing their inspiring stories. To celebrate and kick off Catholic Education Week, the staff ... Continue reading "Catholic Education Week"
The first week of May is Children’s Mental Health Week. It is a week where we draw attention to the mental health issues that children and youth face, raise awareness of these issues, decrease stigma and provide understanding of the help that is available.
This year, through Distance Learning, we continue to focus on the mental health of our students and families. Please ... Continue reading "Children’s Mental Health Week"
In positive news, please see attached for a letter explaining a great YCDSB initiative and how St. Nicholas has contributed.
Please click the heading “Principal’s Message” to see our video links.
“I will be considerate of others”. Cycling is a fun and active physical activity to enjoy outdoors. Wearing a helmet, obeying the rules of the road, and maintaining a safe distance from those outside of your family will help to keep you safe on your bicycle.
For more information on Cycling Education visit York.ca.
“I will be reliable so people can depend on me.” 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.
Ophea has put together a collection of health and ... Continue reading "Taking Care of Our Mental Health and Well-being"