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We are pleased to announce that students will be able to pre-order hot lunches for the following days:
Wednesday, December 15th – Hot Dog Lunch
Wednesday, January 12th – Patty Lunch
Order forms have been sent home with all students and a digital version can be found via your email. Please note that all hot lunches must be ... Continue reading "Hot Lunch at SMW!"
Our school is hosting a Scholastic Virtual Book Fair from
Monday, November 29th – Friday, December 10th
This virtual book fair is a fantastic way to have students access books that they enjoy reading & build their literacy skills! We’re excited that you will be able to shop together, selecting the books that inspire your readers, from the comfort ... Continue reading "St. Matthew Virtual Book Fair!"
Our school will be delivering report cards electronically on November 16th via a Parent Portal, after 4:00pm. Please check the portal prior to November 16 to ensure that your username and password allows access to the portal.
To access this portal, please click on the Parents link in the top banner. From the Parents page, you will find a ... Continue reading "Elementary Report Card Distribution Update"
The state or quality of being one, in accord, or in harmony.I will
- make everyone feel welcomed and appreciated
- take sometime to learn about the similarities and difference in my community
- empower people with my words not put them down by calling them names.
You, the one From whom on different paths All ... Continue reading "Virtue of the Month: Unity"
Due to the closure of schools, Welcome to Kindergarten and First Impression sessions are being done virtually this year. Virtual First Impressions meetings will be scheduled and our Kindergarten team has prepared a new Welcome to Kindergarten website. The site contains information on our school, the Kindergarten program and a virtual tour of the Kindergarten areas. Please click here to check it out. ... Continue reading "St. Matthew Welcome to Kindergarten Website"
We are very excited that our new partnership with STEM Minds includes a new kind of before and after school program. St. Matthew students can register at EdTech Hive Before and After School STEM Club to explore everything the world of STEM has to offer. This is a unique before and after school program offering programming that is fun, hands-on, and engaging for your child. ... Continue reading "SMW EdTech Hive @ Stem Minds"
York Catholic schools are pleased to join schools across Canada in celebrating Winter Walk Day on Wednesday, February 2, 2022! Each year, Winter Walk Day takes place on the first Wednesday of February. Walking to and from school is fun every day, so we encourage you to journey outside throughout the entire month of February! If you are remote learning, you can always plan to ... Continue reading "Winter Walk Day is February 2nd"
The York Catholic District School Board recognizes the importance of professional learning that enhances educators’ knowledge and skills so that they can provide effective support to all students. On February 4th, 2022, our elementary staff will be engaging in professional learning that is devoted to addressing financial literacy in the new mathematics curriculum. Our secondary staff will be engaging in assessment-related work as it pertains ... Continue reading "February PA Day"
The York Catholic District School Board is preparing to mark Bell Let’s Talk Day on Wednesday, January 26, 2022. This year’s Bell Let’s Talk Day campaign highlights the ways that we can support ourselves and those we care about through actions like listening, being there and talking. As we continue to focus on action to increase awareness around mental health and mental illness, we ... Continue reading "Bell Let’s Talk Day 2022: Supporting ourselves and each other"