The legacy of Julien Lamanna continues as we are proud to present our annual charity for Crohns and Colitis beginning on Monday, February 26th and ending on Friday, March 2nd with our Wacky Hat Day. Students who bring in $5 or more, will be eligible to win many great prizes including Raptors Tickets, Golf at Angus Glen, Jewellery and many more. ... Continue reading "Please Help Support Crohns and Colitis"
Our annual Valentine Cake Raffle is happening on Monday, February 12th. Students are invited to purchase tickets all of this week. Any families who would like to donate cakes or other prizes to the raffle, please contact the school. We look forward to this fun annual event and we thank our Catholic School Council for their organization and support.
The month of December was extremely busy here at school as we participated in a variety of Christmas activities at school. The season of Advent was highlighted by two amazing performances by our Kindergarten and Junior Division classes. The two concerts put us all in the Christmas spirit and were exceptional in their showcasing of the many talented students we have here at St. Justin. ... Continue reading "St. Justin, Martyr Celebrates Christmas"
During the month of December, our students and their families are gathering “Caring and Sharing” baskets for needy families in our community. These baskets of toys, clothing and gift cards will go a long way to help many families have a more joy-filled Christmas. Thanks to all, for your generosity and support for this important Christmas time initiative.
Between November 6th and 10th we will be having our annual fundraising week. During this week, students are asked to bring in donations from their families to help support many of the amazing initiatives that our Catholic School Council sponsors each week. Students’ names are then entered into a draw where they will have the opportunity to win some great prizes, not only for themselves ... Continue reading "Fundraising Week is Here"
- Time in nature can help reduce mental fatigue and improve concentration
- You’ll drink more water
- Boost happiness and decrease stress
- Boost of Vitamin D
- Strengthens our heart muscle and other muscles too!
- Social emotional connections
- Curriculum connections
Sometimes you look out the ... Continue reading "Embrace the Outdoors in the Winter"
Think of all of the health benefits when we resolve to move more in our day. Our spirit is lifted, blood circulation improves, energy levels increase, academic achievement improves, we have fewer cravings, and benefit from better quality of sleep. ParticipACTION offers some fantastic suggestions to help keep those healthy new year’s resolutions.