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St. Matthew School Prays for Humboldt, Saskatchewan

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"

Holy Week and the Stations of the Cross

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!

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St. Matthew is Banning the  Bottle!

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”!

 

Eco-School News

We are thrilled to announce the Plastic Bag Grab Challenge for 2018!

Last year, 541 schools across Canada participated in the challenge and  collected more than 2 million plastic bags for recycling, while engaging their communities on the 3Rs.

The Plastic Bag Grab challenge is a waste reduction program for elementary schools across Canada that engages schools and students on the ... Continue reading "Eco-School News"