Catholic Education Week 2018

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Come celebrate with us! Catholic Education Week May 6 to 12, 2018

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 - activities are being added as they are finalized by the schools)

Catholic Education Week Activities 2018
 School Monday
May 7
Tuesday
May 8
Wednesday
May 9
Thursday
May 10
Friday
May 11
   Remembering the Promise  The Promise is Within You Praying the Promise  Living the Promise  Proclaiming the Promise
Boardwide Events Applause Breakfast
8:00 a.m. Klages Mill Chesley
   
Commemorative Celebration - in honour of St. Michael's School and its connection to the Irish Block Community

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
 

Volunteer Tea

Dairy Educator

9:15am CEW School Mass

1pm - Hoop Dancer Presentation in gym with Sacred Heart Teeswater
(Grades 4-8)

5-7:30pm Family Math Games Night

9:30-10:50 am - Guest Readers in the Classrooms

SHHS Trinity Group with 8s from
1:25-2:40pm


9am CEW Prayer Service

Mission Day Bazaar Ticket Sales in the AM

1-3pm Mission Day Bazaar
St. Peter & St. Paul's School Durham
Prayer service 9:00 – 9:30 Gr 4/5
Prayer service 9:00 – 9:30 Gr 7/8
Followed by Pancake breakfast: please bring own plates and cutlery

 




Prayer service 9:00 – 9:30 Gr 2/3

Visit of SHHS Trinity group: talk/activities for Grade 7/8 students

Each class makes flowers

Math night for Students and Parents @ SPP:

5:30 – 6pm Pizza dinner

6 – 7pm Activities




9:00 am Living Rosary Gr 5/6, and
Crowning of Mary: gift flowers to Mary

Prayer service 9:00 – 9:30 Gr 1/2

Mission Day from 1:30 to 2:50 pm  $0.25 per ticket All proceeds donated to Durham Food Bank



École Immaculée Conception Formosa Prayer Service @ 9:05

Mental Health Champions “Music Monday” @ recess

K-8 Math Games with Buddy Class (2:30-3:10)

Welcome to Kindergarten

First Rider Program

SHHS Trinity Group to visit Grade 8s

Hoop Dance in Gym @ 9:00

Grade 6 interactive FNMI activity @ 10

Grade 8 interactive FNMI activity following grade 6

Grade 8s making moccassins

Grade 4,7 & 8 to Rock of Ages

K-8 Innovation Hour
Walk for Water 10:30
Mission Day 1:00-2:30
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
Mental Health Activity - Drop in @ Gym Gr. 5/6 Lunch

MicroBits Activity in Library

Future Self Day – come dressed as your future self or career
Mental Health Activity - Walk for Mental Health 1:50 – 2:05

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

Minute to Win It Activities

School Wide Meditation -
Gym 2:45

Beach Day


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


Gr. 6/7/8 - Rock of Ages @ SHHS

Outdoor Community Lunch

Superhero Day

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

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

School Wide Prayer Service 11:15 - Gr. 7 Confirmation Candidates

Trinity Leaders from SHHS to visit Gr. 8’s

Decade’s Day - Come Dressed from your favourite decade.


St. Anthony's School Kincardine Jr/Intermediate Prayer Service at 9:30 in the gym

Primary Mass at 9:30

Speaker/presentations to all classes - Lisa King/Ray Richards/Carolyn Waddell: "A Life is a Life No Matter How Small"

Community Living Kincardine District: Walk for Inclusion 2:00-3:00

Blues in the School. Grades 4-8 will attend a "Blues (music) concert" in the gym from 2:00-3:20


Dress Loud Day: Staff/students will wear bright/loud clothes to show support/bring attention to the mission of ensuring that all children who are deaf or hard of hearing have access to the services they need to teach them to listen and speak.

Trinity Club: Students from Sacred Heart High School (Walkerton) will be visiting St. Anthony's and sharing with the grade 7/8 students what it's like in high school (Sacred Heart) and to encourage involvement etc.

Jump Rope for Heart: Skipping team from Huron Heights coming to do a presentation to inspire donations for the Heart and Stroke foundation.

Sacred Heart School Mildmay

Sunday May 6th  Confirmation – 2 p.m. – Sacred Heart Church

Monday May 7th:

Morning Prayer Service

Mental Health Activity of the Day: Listening to Music

Trinity Visit by SHHS for Grade 7/8 Students

Visit by Author – Eric Walters

Morning Prayer

Mental Health Activity of the Day: Art Activity

Zoo Presentations for each class sponsored by Student Council
Morning Prayer

Mental Health Activity of the Day: Exercise Activity

Assembly: The Bully and the Purple Pants


Morning Prayer

Mental Health Activity of the Day: Healthy Eating

Morning Prayer

Mental Health Activity of the Day: Just Dance Activity

Notre Dame School
Owen Sound
Favourite Storybook Character Day

Food Drive (Me to We to organize)

Author Visits - ​Michael Wade and Eric Walters

Grade 2 Buddy Visits (Rock Painting)

Pro Grant Night


Formal Day

CEW Prayer Service
9:15am - Gr. 4-6
11:15am - Gr. 7-8

Confirmation Meeting 8-9pm



Favourite Athlete Day

Grade 3 Buddy Visits (Rock Painting)

Heart and Stroke Event - 11:00am-3:00pm

PJ Day

Lair Breakfast

Staff vs. Student Basketball Game - 1:45pm - Outside


ND School Spirit Day

Hat Day ($1 for Helping Hands Fund)

Active Living Day 9:00am-3:00pm

St. Basil's School
Owen Sound
Remembering the Promise - 9 am

Crazy Hair Day

Gr. 2s to Notre Dame - Michael Wade

DEER Program - Andrew, Bob

Author Visit - Frank Glew

Notre Dame Parent evening
The Promise is Within You - 9 am

Superhero Day

Buddy Up and Read Day

Swim to Survive - 9:45 a.m. & 1:30 p.m.

Father Kuzma visit
Praying the Promise - 9 am

St. Basil’s Rainbow Day

Gr. 3s to Notre Dame - Heart and Stroke
event
 

Camp Fire Fun
Living the Promise - 9 am

Fancy Schmancy Day

1st Communion Retreat

Swim To Survive

Me to We Dance Party - 6 - 7:30 pm
Proclaiming the Promise - 9 am

Pyjama Day

Learning Expo

Scientists in the Classroom

Jump Rope for Heart
St. Joseph's School
Port Elgin
School Colours Day
Prayer Service:
Hosts
Grade 7/8 @ 9:00

FI K’s to visit Park

Class Created Murals based on the CEW Theme

Mix & Don’t Match Day

Book Fair

Buddy Classes Random Acts of Kindness
Pyjama Day

Book Fair

Celebrity Readers @ 11:00
Throwback Thursday

Prayer Service:
Hosts Grade 7 @9:00

Book Fair

Take me to kindergarten

Beauty & The Beast Cast & Crew Lunch

Board Game Hour Hoop Dancing with Crystal John
Disney Character Day

Health & Wellness Day


Sacred Heart School Teeswater CEW prayer service 12:45 School visits to the Nuclear Management Waste Organization office School Mass 9 am

Grade 3-4 to Hoop Dance in Chepstow

Mental Health Walk in Teeswater 2:15 pm
Global Maker Day activities OCGE Assembly- 2:30

Dress Loud Day in support of hearing impaired students
St. Teresa of Calcutta School Walkerton May Crowning & Mass
@ 10:30
Scientists Family Night @ 6:30 Motivational Speaker Josh Yandt @1:00 Dress Loud for Voice and Walk for Water(Donations will be accepted but they are not required to participate in this event)

St. Mary's High School
Owen Sound
Prayer Service and Daily Videos created by students 

Wellness ActivityJust Dance and Karaoke
Prayer Service and Daily Videos created by students 

OCSTA Student Leadership Faith Day in Toronto

Wellness ActivitySt. John's Therapy Dogs


Prayer Service and Daily Videos created by students
 

Grade 10 Religion Retreat to Silver Lake

Wellness Activity -  Play Day - Chalk, bubbles and games outside

Prayer Service and Daily Videos created by students

Grade 9 Religion Retreat to Silver Lake

Wellness Activity - Music - open mic/drumming
Prayer Service and Daily Videos created by students

Wellness Activity - Sundaes and PJ Day
Sacred Heart High School Walkerton Prayer Service in the Chapel at 9:00am

Rosary prayer during class in the chapel

School Wide Bingo Game during morning announcements

Crokinole Tournament at lunch in the Innovation Hallway
Prayer Service in the Chapel at 9:00am

Rosary prayer during class in the chapel

Line Dancing at lunch in the Dance room with Livy and Gwen Everyone is welcome
Prayer Service in the Chapel at 9:00am

Rosary prayer during class in the chapel

School Wide Bingo Game during morning announcements

Crokinole Tournament at lunch in the Innovation Hallway
Prayer Service in the Chapel at 9:00am

Rosary prayer during class in the chapel

Drumfit at lunch in the Dance room Everyone is welcome!
Prayer Service in the Chapel at 9:00am

Rosary prayer with Father Andrew in Grade 10 class

School Wide Bingo Game during morning announcements


Cake walk at lunch in the Innovation Lab. $1.00 per round

Sidewalk of Inspiration: chalk your favourite quote to inspire others

Cookies to Community helpers: cookies delivered to Firehall and Police Station