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!"
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"
This week, students from Father Michael McGivney’s Gr. 10 Introduction to Business and Gr. 11 Accounting classes went compete in the Junior Achievement Titan Challenge hosted by Seneca College. We are extremely proud that the students from FMM performed so well winning both 1st and 2nd place in this competition.
Our students ~ Jalen Chang, Kenny Lin & Shiyamini Kamalanathan ~ came in ... Continue reading "FMM Students Sweep 1st & 2nd Place at the JA Titan Challenge!"
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!"
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"
Eco Week 2018 was a great success! FMM’s Eco Club planned a variety of activities centred around the themes of taking action and protecting not only the environment around us, but around the world. We began the week with the Signing of David Suzuki’s “Declaration of Interdependence.” Students made the pledge to “work for an evolution from dominance to partnership, from ... Continue reading "FMM’s ECO Week (April 16th to 20th) a huge success!"