Friday, June 9th is our first Spring Mental Health Awareness Walk at St. Matthew School! At 9:30 a.m., the students, staff and parent volunteers will set out on a community walk, led by our Junior Healthy Schools Committee, who will be carrying a banner that they created for this event. Each student and staff member will be wearing a lime green ribbon, which represents Mental ... Continue reading "Spring/Mental Health Community Walk"
Our year-end school Mass will take place at St. Matthew School on Tuesday, June 13th, 2017. We welcome our chaplain, Fr. Michael, as our celebrant. The ministries for this liturgy will be led by our grade 2/3 students, under the guidance of their teacher, Mrs. Lee. As well, we will be thanking Fr. Michael and Andrew Santos for their humble service and spiritual guidance to ... Continue reading "Year-end School Mass and First Communion Luncheon"
Last Day of School for the Year
The last day of school for the 2016-17 school year is Thursday, June 29th. Report Cards will be sent home on that day. Happy Summer, everyone!!!
Parent Volunteer Tea
Our Parent Volunteer Tea will take place on Thursday, June 15th at 2:15 p.m. If you have been involved this year as a ... Continue reading "June Updates"
May 1-5 this year in Ontario is Catholic Education Week. To mark this important week in Catholic Education, St. Matthew School will host our first ever school art show, called the “Spring Into Art Show”, on Thursday, May 4th between 6:30 and 8:00 p.m.
The event is sponsored by our Catholic School Council PRO Grant, in collaboration with Markham’s very ... Continue reading "St. Matthew’s “Spring Into Art Show” Thursday, May 4th"
The Celebration of the Sacrament of Confirmation for St. Matthew’s Grade 7 students will take place at St. Justin, Martyr Church on Wednesday, April 26th, 2017, at 7:30 p.m. Mass. We pray for our Grade 7’s as they complete their Christian initiation with the celebration of the Sacrament of Confirmation. May the Holy Spirit deepen their faith, more closely unite them to Jesus, and pour ... Continue reading "Sacrament of Confirmation: Wednesday, April 26th, At 7:30 p.m. Mass"
School Boards across Ontario are demonstrating their commitment to Truth and Reconciliation by providing Land Acknowledgements that honour Indigenous Peoples and traditional lands. At the York Catholic District School Board (YCDSB), we echo the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB) and the Assembly of Catholic Bishops of Ontario (ACBO) in their response to the Calls to Action through the Truth and Reconciliation Commission.
Start the new school year with healthy habits.