Once again, our student fundraiser for this year will take place on Tuesday, October 31st. This fundraiser will consist of a Halloween Dance-A-Thon/Read-A-Thon, where students will be dancing or reading for approximately one hour (thirty minutes for the Kindergarten students). Students are encouraged to obtain donations from family, neighbours and friends. Prizes will be presented weekly to the top sellers and the top two classes. ... Continue reading "HALLOWEEN DANCE/READ-A-THON"
In the spirit of Thanksgiving, during the month of October, the Luke 4:18 committee will be participating in a Food Drive initiative called “One For Haiti”. Our school will be collecting canned and non-perishable food items which will then be sent to the people affected by the recent hurricanes in Haiti. Donations will go to the Compassionate Franciscan Sisters of the Poor, who are caring ... Continue reading "THANKSGIVING FOOD DRIVE: “One For Haiti”"
Compassion is a feeling of wanting to help those in need. But more than a noun, its a verb. More than a feeling, it should be an action.I will
- seek to understand others by listening
- be willing to forgive others
- give of my resources to help those in need
Lord, open our eyes ... Continue reading "Virtue of the Month: Compassion"
Our York Catholic High Schools are looking forward to welcoming Grade 8 students to their upcoming High School Information Nights taking place this Fall.
The High School Information Night provides students and their parents with a chance to tour the high school facility, learn about the various programs and options available to them, and meet current staff and students who can ... Continue reading "High School Information Night For Parents / Guardians of Grade 8 students"