Category: School News

Catholic Education Week May 1- 6 2022: “Rebuild, Restore, Renew Together”

Each year, Catholic school boards across Canada come together to celebrate the Gospel values and teachings that enrich our curriculum and strengthen our school communities. 

The theme of Catholic Education Week 2022, “Rebuild, Restore, Renew Together”, is inspired by the transformative power of faith – for families, for students, for the world.  

From May 1st ... Continue reading "Catholic Education Week May 1- 6 2022: “Rebuild, Restore, Renew Together”"

Jungle Sport Comes Back To SJN!!

SJN, in partnership with our Catholic School Council, will have JungleSport at ourSchool during the week of April 25th through to the 29th. JungleSport Inc. delivers a school adventure programs for students of all ages. They will set up their unique climbing and ropes course structure in the school gym. Level of difficulties for each activity will range from very easy to challenging.

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Black Heritage Month – Reading Rainbow Live Stream Event

Reading Rainbow live-streamed readings are back!

Thanks to the Reading Rainbow Team, all York Catholic elementary schools are once again invited to participate in a live-streamed book reading event in celebration of Black Heritage Month.

On February 24th, student leaders from St. Joan of Arc CHS in Maple, St. Theresa of Lisieux CHS in Richmond Hill and Father Michael ... Continue reading "Black Heritage Month – Reading Rainbow Live Stream Event"

Happy Lunar New Year


Lunar New Year is one of the world’s biggest international holidays with over 2 billion people across the globe celebrating culture, customs, and traditions beginning on February 1st and running through to February 15th. This year is the Year of the Tiger, an animal attributed with courage and leadership. The overall message this year is to be prepared for anything to happen ... Continue reading "Happy Lunar New Year"

Winter Walk Day is February 2nd

York Catholic schools are pleased to join schools across Canada in celebrating Winter Walk Day on Wednesday, February 2, 2022! Each year, Winter Walk Day takes place on the first Wednesday of February. Walking to and from school is fun every day, so we encourage you to journey outside throughout the entire month of February! If you are remote learning, you can always plan to ... Continue reading "Winter Walk Day is February 2nd"