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Catholic Education Week

Each year, the Catholic community of Ontario engages in a week-long celebration of the unique identity and distinctive contributions of Catholic education during Catholic Education Week. This year’s celebration is entitled, “Catholic Education: Igniting Hope” and will be celebrated during the week of  Monday, May 3rd  – Friday, May 8th.


San Lorenzo Ruiz is participating in a school wide “JUST READ” Reading challenge.  Each SLR Student has been given the challenge of reading every day! FDK- Grade 4: Instructions are very simple, read a book, record it on your SLR “Just Read” Log and have parents initial beside the book title or article title, and after 100 books you will collect a prize from Principal ... Continue reading "“JUST READ” CHALLENGE AT SLR!"


Happy New Year to our SLR families.  We are excited for the new year ahead with ignted hope in our Catholic Virtues.  Some exciting news for 2020 is our school based plans for our STREAM initiative. This is the faith-filled integration of any combination of Science, Technology, Religion, Engineering, the Arts, and/or Mathematics to solve a relevant problem through a design thinking approach.  Look for ... Continue reading "STREAM AT SAN LORENZO RUIZ"

Monday Math Problem

Students engage in bi-weekly Monday Math Problems to work collaboritavely towards achieving Ontario Catholic School Graduate Expectations as 21st Century learners.  Students then take a math walk in the hallways of San Lorenzo Ruiz to understand how others solve math equations, and build their Global Competencies.

Poinsettia Fundraiser!


San Lorenzo Ruiz will be having a Poinsettia Fundraiser this year!  You can order either a white or red poinsettia and help raise money to go towards our new scoreboard in the gymnasium.  All orders and money must be collected by Friday, November 22, 2019.  All orders MUST be picked up on Monday, December 2nd between 3:30pm-5:30pm in the school chapel (Rm ... Continue reading "Poinsettia Fundraiser!"