Coming up a a few weeks will be our Gr. 8 Open House at Father Michael McGivney Catholic Academy. The evening will begin at 6:00PM with an opportunity to engage with teachers and students at our Curricular & Co-Curricular booths in the Gymnasium and to take guided tours with students leaders.
Following this informal portion of the evening will ... Continue reading "Gr. 8 OPEN HOUSE at FMM"
What is Active School Travel?
You may have heard the terms Active Travel, Active School Travel, Active Transportation or Sustainable Transportation before. What do these terms mean?
Active School Travel is the use of any form of human-powered travel, such as walking or wheeling (including cycling, rollerblading, skateboarding, or using a wheelchair) to get to and from school or to the ... Continue reading "Active School Travel. Move more, move better."
Compassion is a feeling of wanting to help those in need. But more than a noun, its a verb. More than a feeling, it should be an action.
- seek to understand others by listening
- be willing to forgive others
- give of my resources to help those in need
Lord, open our eyes ... Continue reading "Virtue of the Month: Compassion"
As our world becomes increasingly interconnected, it is critical for our students to become more culturally aware and globally-minded.
Senior students (Grade 11 & 12) who exemplify qualities of maturity, responsibility and honesty are welcome to participate in this year’s Europe tour through the cities of Venice, Florence and Rome. This Tour will take place during March Break 2019. ... Continue reading "Educational Tour to Venice, Florence and Rome ~ March Break 2019"
A reminder to all Gr. 9 students and their parents that this coming Wednesday Sept 12th will be our Gr. 9 Community Forum.
This is a evening that will allow parents and students to speak with teachers, browse through various curriculum tables and elements and also see the multitude of co-curricular offerings. There will be a short welcome and ... Continue reading "REMINDER ~ FMM’s Gr. 9 Community Forum on Wed Sept 12th"
The Jean-Baptiste De La Salle Award is presented by the Catholic Teachers Guild (Toronto Chapter) every August to a teacher who faithfully, joyfully, and humbly witnesses to Christ on a day to day basis in the context of his/her teaching assignment. Only one teacher is selected each year. This year (2018) the award was presented to Joaquim Alphonso, FMM Department Head ... Continue reading "FMM teacher receives prestigious award from Cardinal Collins"