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Congratulations to Eroshan in our Kindergarten class at St. Brendan. He won the UCMAS Math competition. Eroshan participated in UCMAS (Abacus Mental Math Program) National Competition which included 4000 students across Canada. Even though he was the youngest student at his level, he received the highest score in Canada. Eroshan answered all 150 questions correctly in 8.5 minutes. The officials of the competition delivered a ... Continue reading "Congratulations to Eroshan"
Here are some resources Parent Workshop Overview from our Parent Night Mental Health Workshop.
A thank you to Brittany from Brave Education for providing both the education, and tools to support our youth. Empowering our youth to manage life’s challenges by leading with empathy and compassion will move us forward on the wellness journey.
There will be a Parent Mental Health Workshop on Thursday, May 6th at 6:00 pm. Click here for Meeting Link We look forward to seeing you all there! Thank you, Catholic School Council for your continued support in our children’s well-being.
A vision of hope is nourished by faith and expressed in love, and each one of us is called to ... Continue reading "Parent Night Mental Health Workshop"
We are pleased to announce that His Eminence, Thomas Cardinal Collins will be celebrating the Catholic Education Week Mass scheduled for Wednesday, May 5, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. All students, families, Board staff, trustees, and the broader Catholic community are invited to participate “virtually” in this celebration of the Eucharist by clicking on the following link at the scheduled time: https://www.stmichaelscathedral.com/live. ... Continue reading "Catholic Education Week Provincial Mass"
The love and support that is provided through a strong relationship with your child can have a positive impact on their mental health.
In CMH Week Parent Information, there are some great ways that caregivers can assist in promoting their child/teen’s mental health and wellbeing. In addition, there are great visual resources for parents/guardians to reinforce positive mental wellness strategies. ... Continue reading "Children’s Mental Health Week (Parent Resources)"
- Connect with nature to nurture your inner happiness
- Go for a family walk
- Remain positive, you are resilient
Visit the School Mental Health Ontario site for self-care tips.
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"