Category: Featured

EQAO Student Engagement Committee — now accepting applications!

The office of the EQAO (Education Quality & Accountability Office) has announced the call for applications for the 2021–2022 EQAO Student Engagement Committee. This committee continues to be one of their key sources of student voice. It’s also an opportunity for interested students to have a positive impact on the agency’s activities and on Ontario’s education ... Continue reading "EQAO Student Engagement Committee — now accepting applications!"

FMM Gardening Club featured on CBC News!

As you may know, Father McGivney’s Gardening  & Survival Club won a grant from the World Wildlife Federation to create a pollinator garden at our school.   When Covid prevented us from gardening together, we needed an alternative and “Spread the Seeds” was created.

 
The “Spread the Seeds” project is an FMM initiative to distribute native ... Continue reading "FMM Gardening Club featured on CBC News!"

Taking Care of Our Mental Health and Well-being

“I will be reliable so people can depend on me.”  Positive mental health helps you to embrace each day with a renewed focus and the ability to deal with the challenges we face.  Remember to actively take care of your mental health and to teach your child strategies to take care of their well-being.

Ophea has put together a collection of health and ... Continue reading "Taking Care of Our Mental Health and Well-being"

Deacon Vern Bechard Scholarship

Our local Knights of Columbus (St. Patrick’s Parish Council 7689) is sponsoring its annual 2021 Deacon Vern Scholarship.
Deacon Vern Bechard served the parish of St. Patrick faithfully for over thirty five years and this scholarship is in honour of him. The scholarship is open to graduating students of St. Brother Andre Catholic High School and Father McGivney Catholic ... Continue reading "Deacon Vern Bechard Scholarship"