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FMM is a double winner at the York Region Character Community Awards!

On the evening of Wednesday April 25th, 2018, the community of Father Michael McGivney Catholic Academy was twice-blessed as we were honoured by the Character Community Foundation of York Region with both the School of Character Award and the Educator of Character Award for Ms. Cynthia Anniballi, our Teacher/Librarian. ... Continue reading "FMM is a double winner at the York Region Character Community Awards!"

Workshops available during Mental Health Week ~ May 7th to 11th

The York Centre for Children, Youth and Families is offering a series of workshops in the first week of May for Children’s Mental Health Week.  Some of these workshops are being held at the Richmond Hill location of the York Centre while the two-part workshop on “Parenting Your Anxious Child” is being hosted at Our Lady of ... Continue reading "Workshops available during Mental Health Week ~ May 7th to 11th"

NEW!!! Toastmasters International is bringing their Youth Leadership Development Program to FMM this Spring!

NEW @FMM & COMING NEXT WEEK!!!

Toastmasters International is a non-profit educational organization that teaches public speaking and leadership skills through a worldwide network of clubs. A local GTA Toastmasters club ~ Drew Club ~ is now sponsoring a Youth Leadership Development Program @FMM that will be starting on FRIDAY May 4th and running for 8 sessions until SATURDAY June 9th. ( ... Continue reading "NEW!!! Toastmasters International is bringing their Youth Leadership Development Program to FMM this Spring!"

EQAO’s new Student Advisory Committee is looking for student representatives

Ontario’s EQAO (Education Quality & Accountability Office) is seeking representatives for the EQAO Student Advisory Committee for the 2018-2019 school year.  This opportunity is available to all students from Grades 7 to 12 (in the next school year) and who are students in a publicly funded Ontario school.

The Student Advisory Committee is a new group that ... Continue reading "EQAO’s new Student Advisory Committee is looking for student representatives"

Mid-Term Report Card Distribution ~ Fri April 13th

Students will be dismissed from Period 4 early on Friday April 13th in order to pick up their Semester 2 Mid-Term Report Cards.  Parents are encouraged to view these marks and to make an appointment with their child’s teachers using the Parent Interview Online Booking System.  (Please note that the Online Booking System will be activated at 3PM on ... Continue reading "Mid-Term Report Card Distribution ~ Fri April 13th"

FMM celebrates Multicultural Week ~ Mon April 9th to Fri April 13th

This week, FMM celebrated our beautiful diversity in our Multicultural Week 2018.  The week was dedicated to honouring the varied cultures, ethnicities, and countries that make up our McGivney family.  Reflecting on the words of scripture that we are all made in the image of God, this week was about finding beauty in our differences while also upholding our belief in our ... Continue reading "FMM celebrates Multicultural Week ~ Mon April 9th to Fri April 13th"