Year: 2022


St. John’s Ambulance Therapy Dogs Visit SMW!

What an amazing way to start the week by having St. John’s Ambulance Therapy Dogs visit with our FDK and Core Program students.

Students learned about dog safety and had the opportunity to engage in making new friends with therapy dogs, Addison, Dexter and Willow.

Many thanks to St. John’s Ambulance and their facilitators/handlers for bringing this amazing program to St. ... Continue reading "St. John’s Ambulance Therapy Dogs Visit SMW!"


Thank You St. Matthew CES Families!

Many thanks for our St. Matthew CES families for your support with this year’s Caring and Sharing initiative.

In partnership with St. Justin Martyr Parish, our community donated a variety of items for the collection of bags/baskets and the Seniors Sack Program.

Our Luke 4:18 program was instrumental in generating awareness, advertising & supporting this program also.

Thank you ... Continue reading "Thank You St. Matthew CES Families!"


SMW Cabinfest Spirit Week is coming….

We look forward to celebrating the spirit of Christmas with staff and students for our upcoming St. Matthew CES Cabinfest Spirit Week.

Please see the attached schedule of theme days and activities.  Classes will also engage in their own individual celebrations highlighting the Advent season and Christmas.




Introducing SMW’s Principal for the Day!

Today we have the pleasure of welcoming one of our students as Principal for the Day at St. Matthew CES.

Principal Zoe’s day has been busy with morning announcements, checking in with teachers and students, as well as virtual meetings.

We are impressed by her leadership and great energy!

Update re: Possible Strike on Monday, Nov. 21

November 16, 2022


Dear Families of the York Catholic District School Board,

Earlier today CUPE served notice that they could resume their job action as soon as Monday, November 21, 2022.

In the event of a strike, York Catholic DSB will move to synchronous virtual learning on Monday. Schools will maintain their regular daily learning schedules. St. ... Continue reading "Update re: Possible Strike on Monday, Nov. 21"