Catholic Education Week 2019

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 Come celebrate with us! Catholic Education Week May 6 to 10, 2019

Listed below are just some of the many activities planned throughout the board for Catholic Education Week. Please contact your local school for more details.

(Please note - some schools have events going on outside of just this week, check the school's online calendar for details.)

Catholic Education Week Activities 2019
 School Monday
May 6
Tuesday
May 7
Wednesday
May 8
Thursday
May 9
Friday
May 10
   Rooted in Prayer  Living in Community Doing Justice and Creating Hope Journeying Together in Faith Sharing the Good News
Boardwide Events Applause Breakfast
7:45 a.m. Klages Mill Chesley

   


Mental Health Visual Tapestry on our Mental Health Matters Page - check out all the great things happening in BGCDSB schools  
  Video Message from Bishop Crosby for Catholic Education Week  
Mary Immaculate School
Chepstow 

School Prayer Service (Gym) 9:00 - 9:20 a.m.

Buddy Reading 2:20 p.m.

Prayer Service (Gym) 9:00 - 9:20 a.m.

Volunteer Tea and Student Recital 1:15 - 3:15 p.m. 

School Mass (Church) 9:15 a.m. 

Student Council Dance 12:05 - 12:45 p.m. 

Yard Clean-up and Sidewalk Chalk 3:00 p.m. 

Prayer Service (Gym) 9:00 - 9:20 a.m. 

Jump Rope for Heart Activities and Spirit Boosters 2:20 - 3:20 p.m. 


Prayer Service (Gym) 9:00 - 9:20 a.m. 

Mission Day 12:45 - 3:20 p.m. 
St. Peter & St. Paul's School Durham
Living Rosary 9:30 a.m.

Crowning of Mary after Living Rosary 

Grade 6-8 Canadian Mental Health Presentation 1:00 p.m. 
Prayer Service 9:00 a.m.

Elephant Thoughts 9:00 a.m. (after Prayer Service) and 1:05 p.m. 





Prayer Service 9:00 a.m.

Elephant Thoughts 9:00 a.m. (after Prayer Service) and 1:05 p.m.

Grade 6/7 and 7/8 trip to see Mamma Mia


Whole School Mass 9:00 a.m. 

Local Author Visit (K-3) 1:45 - 3:10 p.m. 

Formal Day

Little Caesar's Delivery
Prayer service 9:00 a.m. 

Mission Day 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. 


École Immaculée Conception Formosa ICS Track and Field Event at Mildmay Public School Catholic Education Week Prayer Service 10:30 a.m. 

Various Sports Events at Recesses
​​Clothing Drive pick-up

​​Dairy Presentations

Sacrament of Reconciliation for Grade 8 students 1:00 p.m. 

Various Sports Events at Recesses

ICS Principal Speaking at Formosa Lions Club 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. 


Various Sports Events at Recesses 

French Family Literacy Night 5:30 - 8:00 p.m. 
Dairy Presentations

Mission Bazaar 2:20 - 3:20 p.m.
Holy Family School Hanover Mental Health Activity - Door Decorating

Celebration of the Arts Practice for Classes

Celebration of the Arts School Performance
1:15 pm

Celebration of the Arts
Holy Family School 6:30 p.m.
Mental Health Activity - Drop in @ Gym Gr. 5/6 Lunch

School Prayer Service

Stress Fair

Outdoor Community Lunch 12:25 - 1:25 p.m.
Mental Health Activity - Walk for Mental Health 1:50 – 2:05

Gr.1/2 ColouringAfternoon Recess in Mrs. Mulvey’s Class

Celebrity Readers

Wear Holy Family Apparel  



Mental Health Activity - Girls Drop in at Lunch in Gr. 8 Room


Praying in Colour

Grades 6-8 Mamma Mia Trip 

Mental Health Activity - Walk for Mental Health 1:50 – 2:05

Gr.3 Colouring Afternoon Recess in Mrs. Mulvey’s Class

School Mass - Ms. Kenny's Class

Popcorn and Movie

PJ Day

St. Anthony's School Kincardine CLKD - Inclusion Assemblies/Visits re: inclusion and how our language impacts others (kindness)

Parent Graduation Planning Meeting 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. 

Multiple classes going to St. Joseph's performance of Cinderella 9:00 - 11:30 a.m.

Primary Prayer Service 11:35 a.m.

Celebration of Life Assemblies

Junior/Intermediate Prayer Service 2:00 p.m. 

First Reconciliation Parent Meeting 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Several Classes going to see Sacred Heart High School's performance of Mamma Mia.


CLKD Walk for Inclusion 2:40 p.m. 

Sacred Heart School Mildmay

Morning Prayer Service


Morning Prayer Service

Paws for Stories
Morning Prayer Service

Visit by Author Doug Archer


Morning Prayer  Service

Community Clean-up

Morning Prayer Service

Kindergarten Community Walking Trip

Notre Dame School
Owen Sound
Grades 5 & 6 Arts and Athletics Day Turkey Lunch​: Let’s Break Bread together... 11:15 a.m. - Earth
12:00 p.m. - Sky
12:40 p.m.- Water
1:50 p.m. - Fire 

Dragon's Demolition Derby Design Challenge


Grade 3 & 4  Arts and Athletics Day

Dragon’s Demolition Derby  Design Challenge Continues
Dance team Presentation 11:15 a.m.
 
Band Presentation 11:30 a.m. 
 
Finals for the Dragon’s Demolition Derby Design Challenge 11:40 a.m.

Superintendent Visit​ 9:00 a.m. 

Grade 2 Buddy Classes ​Visit from St. Basil’s  
 
Mission Day Funds raised will be donated to our Helping Hands fund. 
11:10 a.m. - 1:10 p.m. 
St. Basil's School
Owen Sound
Liturgy (Gym) - 9:15 a.m. 

Crazy Hair Day

Toonies for Tuition
Fancy Schmancy Day

Grade 2 Communion Retreat

Fire Pit Sing-A-Long
St. Basil's Rainbow Day (Red, Blue and Yellow)

Elly MacKay Author Presentation
Superhero Day

Learning Expo 9:15 a.m.

Jump Rope for Heart
Pyjama Day

Buddy Up and Read Day
St. Joseph's School
Port Elgin
School Colours Day

Prayer Service:Hosts
Grade 7/8 FI 9:00 a.m.

Class Created Murals based on the CEW Theme

Mix & Don’t Match Day

St. Anthony's Visit for Cinderella Presentation 9:30 a.m.

Buddy Classes

Random Acts of Kindness

Cinderella 1:00 and 7:00 p.m. 
Pyjama Day

Prayer Service: Hosts Grade 7 9:00 a.m.

Book Fair

Celebrity Readers 11:00 a.m. 

JK/SKs to visit Town Pond

Cinderella 1:00 and 7:00 p.m.
Crazy Hair Day

Cinderella for Outside Groups 11:15 a.m. 

Book Fair

Board Game Hour 
Beach Day

Book Fair


Sacred Heart School Teeswater Mindful Monday - Yoga led by Mental Health Youth Champions

How might we become discerning believers and see God in our School Community? (whole school book/video project)
School Mass 10:00 a.m.

Father Mike and soon-to-be-ordained Deacon Schnurr talking about vocations to grades 5-8. 

How might we become discerning believers and see God in our School Community? (whole school book/video project)

Grade 7/8 Mamma Mia Trip 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. performance

Author Linda Sachs Visit (K-4)

Mental Health Walk with Hillcrest Central School

How might we become discerning believers and see God in our School Community? (whole school book/video project)
Thoughtful Thursday - students select names and 'pay it forward' kind acts

Grade 3-5 Dance for Mental Health

How might we become discerning believers and see God in our School Community? (whole school book/video project)
Dress Loud Day

Viewing our Video: How might we become discerning believers and see God in our School Community? 
St. Teresa of Calcutta School Walkerton Catholic Education Week Prayer Service (Gym) 11:15 a.m. 

Mental Health Champions Kindness Rocks
Mental Health Champions Kindness Rocks
Grades 6-8 at Mamma Mia Play at Victoria Jubilee Hall (Morning)

CWL - Grade 2 rosary Presentations

CWL - Grade 4 Book Mark and Bible Discussion (presented May 15 at May Crowning Mass)

Grades 7/8 Mental Health Presentation with Kendra Fisher 2:15 - 3:15 p.m.

Parent Mental Health Night with Kendra Fisher "Building a Mentally Fit School" 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Mental Health Champions Kindness Rocks
SO Visit 9:00 - 10:30 a.m.

Linda Sachs Author Visit (Gym)
Grades 1-3 9:00 - 9:45 a.m.
Kindergarten 10:30 - 11:15 a.m.

Catholic Education Week Prayer Service (Gym) 2:20 p.m. 

Mental Health Champions Kindness Rocks
Me to We 
We Walk for Water 2:15 - 3:15 p.m.

Mental Health Champions Kindness Rocks

St. Mary's High School
Owen Sound
Grade 9 and 10 retreats at Silver Lake Mennonite Camp Grade 9 and 10 retreats at Silver Lake Mennonite Camp
Grade 9 and 10 retreats at Silver Lake Mennonite Camp
Grade 9 and 10 retreats at Silver Lake Mennonite Camp
Student-made Catholic Education Week video broadcast over morning announcements
Sacred Heart High School Walkerton Sacred Heart Apparel 

Mental Health Champions will be sharing positive messages each day on the announcements

Sacred Heart Mental Health Run Display/Registration outside the Cafeteria all week

The Angelus Prayer at the Chapel 12:00 p.m.

Prayer Service (Chapel) 8:45 a.m.

Crokinole Tournament at lunch (Innovation Hallway)

Christian Meditation at lunch (Gym)

Bible Version of Apples to Apples at lunch (Chapel Lounge)
Twin Day

Mental Health Champions will be sharing positive messages each day on the announcements

Sacred Heart Mental Health Run Display/ Registration outside the Cafeteria all week

The Angelus Prayer at the Chapel 12:00 p.m.

Prayer Service (Chapel) 8:45 a.m.

Holy Family Icon Presentation from the Knights of Columbus 10:00 a.m. 

Toonies for Tuition Popcorn Sales outside of the Cafeteria at lunch

Mental Health Champions activities at lunch

Smash Bros./Mario Kart $2 Tuesday Tournament (Library)
Western Wednesday

Mental Health Champions will be sharing positive messages each day on the announcements

Sacred Heart Mental Health Run Display/Registration outside the Cafeteria all week

The Angelus Prayer at the Chapel 12:00 p.m.

Prayer Service in the Chapel 8:45 a.m.

School-Wide Bingo Game During Morning Announcements (1 Winner each day for a $5.00 gift card)

Phil Main #RunPhilRun $5.00 Buy-out and BBQ 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Throwback Thursday

Mental Health Champions will be sharing positive messages each day on the announcements

Sacred Heart Mental Health Run Display/Registration outside the Cafeteria all week

The Angelus Prayer at the Chapel 12:00 p.m.

Prayer Service in the Chapel 8:45 a.m. 

Math Games/Activities at lunch (S103)

Crokinole Tournament at lunch (Innovation Hallway)

Toonies for Tuition Freezie Sales outside of the Cafeteria 
Jersey and Hat Day

Mental Health Champions will be sharing positive messages each day on the announcements

Sacred Heart Mental Health Run Display/Registration outside the Cafeteria all week

The Angelus Prayer at the Chapel 12:00 p.m.

Prayer Service in the Chapel 8:45 a.m. 

School-Wide Bingo Game During Morning Announcements (1 Winner each day for a $5.00 gift card)

Disney Trivia in the Library

Mental Health Champions activities at lunch

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