Congratulations to Sarah E. in Grade 8 who recently competed in the board finals for Oral Communications. Her speech on “Illiteracy” earned her the silver medal.
May and June will prove to be very busy months here at St. Justin, Martyr. We had an amazing Catholic Education Week, that was highlighted by our Arts Cafe, which was held on May 11th. During the month of May, many of our students will be preparing for Track and Field and of course, during June our Grade 8s will be preparing for their graduation ... Continue reading "A Busy Spring Ahead at St. Justin, Martyr!!"
On April 12th, the staff and students showed their support and solidarity with the community of Humboldt by wearing jerseys. Our thoughts and prayers continue for all of those who have been affected by this tragedy.
On April 11th, the staff and students of St. Justin, Martyr participated in the International Day of Pink. This was a visible sign of our willingness to stand up and speak out on behalf of others.
We are proud to present Sara Westbrook from Up Power Presentations who will be joining us on the evening of April 12 to discuss the importance of supporting children in making character based choices that develop skills of resilience, confidence and mental well-being.
All parents are invited to join us for this informative evening made possible by an Ontario Ministry of Education “Parent ... Continue reading "3 Habits of Resilient Families"
Tips to reduce screen time:
- Embrace spring by heading outdoors to play
- Go for a family walk
- Start a new novel
- Begin a new hobby
- Keep track of your screen time and reduce your time on social media/gaming/programs
- Schedule family game nights (cards, board games)
- Exercise everyday
Healthy eating habits contribute to academic success and well-being. Visit York Region Public Health to find out more about nutrition and healthy eating.