Category: General

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"

York Catholic District School Board Inclement Weather and Bus Cancellations

School transportation service may be cancelled from time to time due to inclement weather and/or poor road conditions. Unless otherwise stated, schools will remain open when transportation services are cancelled.

The safety and well-being of our students is taken into consideration when making decisions concerning transportation service cancellation. Information regarding the cancellation of school transportation or school closures will be made available by ... Continue reading "York Catholic District School Board Inclement Weather and Bus Cancellations"