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At SJRH it is our goal to grow students to become creative and critical thinkers who integrate Gospel values into their daily lives so they can become socially responsible citizens who demonstrate compassion, resilience, responsibility, and hope. Charitable giving to help people who are less fortunate is one of the ways we can foster these values in our students. St. Joseph is proud to announce ... Continue reading "ShareLife Week"
Please find attached Trustee Mazzotta/Iafrate’s Easter 2021 message. Mazzotta Iafrate Easter 2021_R2
Attention all families, students, and staff members; please join our school community for some much-needed 1-hour Mindful Movement practice led by Jess Darmanin.
This evening is an opportunity for us to practice mindful movement and self-connection with the support of our family and community, in an effort to feel good, both mentally and physically, and to find peace. Our practice will include accessible ... Continue reading "1-hour Mindful Movement"
Please review the following protocols shared by York Region Public Health when feeling unwell or sick. YRPH Screening tool.
When to stay home
1) Wednesday, March 17th is St. Patrick’s day. In honour of St. Patrick, SJRH staff and students are encouraged to wear something green on Wednesday, March 17th.
2) The feast of St. Joseph is celebrated on March 19th. St. Joseph’s life was that of an ordinary workman, yet his ability to see and communicate the presence of God made him extraordinary. Although Sacred ... Continue reading "Feast Days"
Healthy eating looks different for everyone. During this season of Lent, let us remember to share what we have with others and do acts of charity.
Last year, with the proclamation of Bill 178, the Black Mental Health Day Act (2020) helped set the stage for all to learn and understand more about the impact of systemic racism. We need to work together to enact meaningful systemic change that will better support Black children and youth and address the historical impact of bias, discrimination and trauma on their mental health and ... Continue reading "March 1st is Black Mental Health Day"