St. Alexander Kindergarten Students Supporting Four-Legged Friends

It started off with a play hospital. As these things so often do, says Tracy Goodwin, the Kindergarten teacher at St. Alexander Catholic Elementary School in Fonthill, the patients went from human to the four-legged variety, with students playing veterinarian with their favourite stuffed friends. That led to a conversation about the various animals helped […]

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Scenes from Niagara Catholic’s Pilgrimage 2K17

Students, staff, trustees, parents and alumni braved a nippy wind and plenty of rain on Sunday, October 29, as they participated in the Board’s 42nd Annual Pilgrimage. The event raises funds for a variety of social justice projects in the developing world. For a list of project supported, click here. The final count is still being […]

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Grade 1 Students at St. Gabriel Lalemant Catholic Elementary School get Falls Turned Blue and Green for Waste Reduction Week.

Waste Reduction Week in Ontario took place October 16-22, and the students in Mrs. Cotrufo-Mancuso’s Grade 1 class learned all about how to answer Pope Francis’s call to be good stewards of the Earth and to think about their eco-footprint in the things they do. They thought it would be a great idea to have […]

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Celebrating our 2017 Director’s Inspiration Award Recipients

The Director’s Inspiration Award was created in June, 2013, to honour Niagara Catholic exemplary staff members who embodies the Mission, Vision and Values of our system, our vocation and our call to serve students, colleagues and our community and recognize faithful, passionate, innovative and extraordinary contributions to Niagara Catholic. The 2017 Director’s Inspiration Awards celebration took […]

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Elementary Cross Country Results

Niagara Catholic’s Elementary Cross Country Championships took place at Fireman’s Park in Niagara Falls on October 17. Results are here.

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New Turf Field Blessed at Saint Paul Catholic High School

Niagara Catholic’s first turf field – a joint partnership between the Board, the Niagara Foundation for Catholic Education, the City of Niagara Falls and the Niagara Falls Soccer Club – at Saint Paul Catholic High School, was officially blessed prior to a Junior Boys football game between cross-town rivals the Patriots and the Saint Michael […]

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Niagara Catholic Welcomes Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne to the Niagara Launch Centre

Niagara Catholic welcomed Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne to the Niagara Launch Centre October 12, and she was astounded by the incredible skills and talent she saw on display. During the 90-minute visit, Premier Wynne took time to stop and chat with students at a variety of stations in the Launch Centre, which was designed and […]

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Niagara Catholic Students Discuss Equity in Education

On October 10, approximately 200 people, including secondary school students from across Niagara Catholic, parents, teachers, community partners and administrators participated in a Youth Summit: Changing Mindset in a Changing World, which examined socio-economic issues and their effects on academic achievement and wellness, and engaged in curriculum creation within a human rights framework. This event was […]

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Niagara Catholic Celebrates Manufacturing Week

International Manufacturing Week is October 3-6, and Niagara Catholic is proud to celebrate this special week with the manufacturing industry. Joined by Mario De Divitiis, CEO of the Niagara Workforce Planning Board, and Bruno Iafrate, CEO/VP Operations at  Imbibitive Technologies Corp. and Treasure of the Industrial Association, students from Niagara Catholic’s innovate technology classroom, The […]

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St. Alexander Catholic Elementary School Kindergarten Students Sharing the Joy

The Kindergarten students at St. Alexander Catholic School are trying to bring smiles to Pelham residents. The children have designed and decorated rocks with pictures and messages to spread happiness throughout the community. The rocks will be placed around the town in public places such as parks and along sidewalks. When you find a rock, […]

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