Please click on the link to view this amazing and very moving version of the Easter Story, created and produced by Ms. Kwong’s very talented Grade 5/6 class at St. Matthew.
This is the same video shown at our recent Easter Mass. Enjoy!
At our recent Easter Mass, the St. Matthew School community–staff, students, parents and family members–under the prayerful leadership of our parish priest, Fr. John Pak, prayed for the victims of the Humboldt, Saskatchewan tragedy. In his homily, Fr. John invited the community to have faith and hope in the resurrection of Jesus, and encouraged all present by reflecting that he was sure that the Broncos ... Continue reading "St. Matthew School Prays for Humboldt, Saskatchewan"
The School Climate Survey for Parents, Guardians and Caregivers will be available from April 3, 2018 through April 30, 2018.
The school climate survey is intended to identify key factors in the school that support a safe, caring and inclusive school environment, as well as areas that may require improvement.
The Church Liturgical Season we have just journeyed through is the Holy Season of Lent, the time of preparation for Easter. Easter is this coming Sunday April 1st. However, before we can celebrate Easter and Jesus’ Resurrection, we must first solemnly commemorate His Passion and Death on the cross. Without the cross there can be no resurrection!
Please join St. Matthew School’s staff ... Continue reading "Holy Week and the Stations of the Cross"
The Catholic School Council is proud to announce we are supporting the Healthy Schools and Eco-School initiatives to remove plastic water bottles from all Council sponsored events. From now on, please bring your own reusable bottle and we will have water filling stations available. Helps us to go green and “Ban the Bottle”!
Healthy eating habits contribute to academic success and well-being. Visit York Region Public Health to find out more about nutrition and healthy eating.
- Time in nature can help reduce mental fatigue and improve concentration
- You’ll drink more water
- Boost happiness and decrease stress
- Boost of Vitamin D
- Strengthens our heart muscle and other muscles too!
- Social emotional connections
- Curriculum connections
Sometimes you look out the ... Continue reading "Embrace the Outdoors in the Winter"