Father Tony Returns for Grade 7 Faith Festival

There’s one thing for sure if you’re in Grade 7 – you do NOT want to be sick or away from school at the end of April, or you might miss a visit from Father Tony. For the uninitiated, Father Tony is Father Tony Ricard, one of the most dynamic, charismatic and downright inspiring priests […]

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Niagara Catholic Salutes Volunteers

Volunteers are the heart and soul of many organizations, and Niagara Catholic  is no different. There are so many ways in which volunteers enrich the lives of our students – whether it is as reading buddies, as coaches of sports teams, organizers of events, members of Catholic School Councils or mentors to students in one […]

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St. Joseph Snyder Students Win Visit from Niagara Rvier Lions for Food Donation

There are 123 students at St. Joseph Catholic Elementary School in Stevensville, but that didn’t stop them from winning a contest hosted by Niagara Nutrition Partners and the Niagara River Lions basketball team, to collect food items for the agency’s cereal and cracker drive in March. The school collected a very impressive 304 boxes of […]

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Patriots Cheer Team Posts Win at OCF Provincial and National Competitions

Last month, the Saint Paul Catholic Cheerleading team competed at the OCF Ontario Challenge Cup  at the Powerade Centre in Brampton, and won first place in the School Intermediate Non Tumbling division. The team was also named the School Intermediate Grand Champions. This past weekend the team returned to the Powerade Centre to compete at the national […]

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14th Annual Bishop’s Gala a Resounding Success!

The 14th Annual Bishop’s Gala, in support of the Niagara Foundation for Catholic Education, took place at Club Roma on April 1, and it was an outstanding evening celebrating Catholic education in Niagara. A cocktail reception, wine tasting by Constellation Brand and antipasto bar began the evening, with entertainment by Christina LeRose, a Niagara Catholic […]

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Holy Cross Catholic Secondary School Receives $3,000 Technology Grant for Special Needs Students

Last year, Holy Cross Catholic Secondary School Photography teacher Catherine Chin Yet saw first-hand how providing students in the school’s Special Education program with access to technology expanded their world. Earlier this year, Mrs. Chin Yet applied for a technology grant from Best Buy Canada, which awards funds to schools across the country to purchase […]

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Niagara Catholic’s 14th Annual Technology Skills Competition

More than 275 students from across Niagara Catholic participated in the Board’s 14th Annual Technology Skills Competition at the Scotiabank Convention Centre today (March 8). Winners will be announced on March 9 and will be posted online. The winners of each category will then compete at the Skills Ontario provincial competition in May, and then […]

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Holy Cross Students Build Bins to Keep Port Dalhousie Tidy

A little more than a year ago, Sandy Slater, a member of the Port Dalhousie Beautification and Works Committee, was driving around and noticed the big, blue bins dotting the landscape of the beachfront community. They were big, bulky and very, very blue. She reached out to St. Ann Catholic Elementary School, and students quickly […]

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St. Ann Fenwick Students Learn About Opportunities in Technology

Grade 7 and 8 students at St. Ann Fenwick grade  visited the New Innovation Centre, located at the former Target Store at the Seaway Mall December 9, to learn about opportunities that are available to them in technology programs when they move on to Notre Dame College School for high school. Joe Sciarra and Dino […]

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12 Days of Caring at St. Gabriel Lalemant Catholic Elementary School

Primary students at St. Gabriel Lalemant Catholic Elementary School are celebrating Advent by giving back. Students in Grades 1, 2 and 3 have created The 12 Days of Caring, with each day involving a special activity that begins with the letter C. They’ve even created a special 12 Days of Caring song: On the first […]

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