- be sincere, trustworthy, and truthful even when it is difficult
- stand by what is right and just
- be considerate of others when I speak, write and listen
Jesus, Prince of all Heavenly truths, Your Words are carved for eternity! You have commanded the virtue of honesty, It is the power against all deceptions. Direct Your ... Continue reading "Virtue of the Month: Honesty"
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”"
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"
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"
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"
Our community’s response to Project Lenten Outreach was spectacular! Our community partners and our families provided an abundance of toiletries, personal care items, hygiene products, undergarments, clothing and other necessities in support of our local friends and families in need.
During Lent, we are called to consider the challenges faced by those less fortunate, and we are asked to reach out in the ... Continue reading "Project Lenten Outreach"