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St. Matthew’s “Spring Into Art Show” Thursday, May 4th

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"

Sacrament of Confirmation: Wednesday, April 26th, At 7:30 p.m. Mass

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"

First Communion Mass: Sunday April 30th, 4:00 p.m.

Celebration of the Sacrament of First Communion for our Grade 2’s will take place at St. Justin, Martyr Church on Sunday, April 30th, 2017, at 4:00 p.m. Mass. As a Christian community, let us pray for our Grade 2 children as they continue their journey of faith, marked by this intimate meeting with Jesus in the beautiful sacrament of Holy Communion. May God bless them! ... Continue reading "First Communion Mass: Sunday April 30th, 4:00 p.m."

The Holy Season of Lent

We have just entered the Holy Season of Lent with the celebration of our school Ash Wednesday liturgy. This year, we celebrate Easter on Sunday, April 16th, with Holy Week occurring between April 10-14.

During Lent, the Catholic Church observes the forty days of spiritual preparation for Easter. In Lent, we are called to practice the three traditional acts that mark our spiritual ... Continue reading "The Holy Season of Lent"

March Break: March 13-17, 2017

This year, March Break runs from Monday, March 13th to Friday, March 17th. We wish all our students and their families a very happy March Break. We look forward to staff and students returning, refreshed and renewed to take on the rest of the school year with enthusiasm and success!

The Great Big Crunch on March 9th

The Great Big Crunch will take place on March 9th at 2:30 pm. that time, each student and staff member at St. Matthew School will join schools all across Canada, and bite into delicious apple! ready to count down for this exciting Healthy School Initiative!

Thank you to Loblaw’s at McCowan and Highway #7 for donating enough apples for the entire school, and ... Continue reading "The Great Big Crunch on March 9th"