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

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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”"

SLR Celebrates World Autism Awareness Day

Celebrate the Spectrum. World Autism Awareness Day (April 2) was recognized on April 1 at SLR. The day was fully packed with numerous activities including the creation of a flag where every student and staff member in the school left their mark by dipping their finger in paint and placing their imprint on the flag. Different colours were used and different sizes of prints were ... Continue reading "SLR Celebrates World Autism Awareness Day"

Challenger Baseball Through Jays Care

San Lorenzo Ruiz Catholic Elementary School is proud to partner with the Toronto Blue Jays in supporting the Challenger Baseball program.

Every Tuesday and Friday our staff and senior student mentors support our students with exceptional needs as they engage and participate in activities which promote group dynamics, sport, play and recreation.

Did you know? – Only 56% of children and ... Continue reading "Challenger Baseball Through Jays Care"

The Great Big Crunch

On March 31 at 2:00 pm our entire student body and staff engaged in The Great Big Crunch. This activity was organized by our Catholic School Council in support of healthy and active living as well as in support of our local business and smart choices with respect to food, snacks and treats.

At 2:00 pm on March 31, 2022 students simultaneously bit ... Continue reading "The Great Big Crunch"

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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"

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