Cardinal Newman Catholic Elementary School Principal Named One of Canada’s Top 30

Niagara Catholic is extremely proud to announce that Blaine MacDougall, Principal of Cardinal Newman Catholic Elementary School in Niagara Falls, has been named one of Canada’s Outstanding Principals by The Learning Partnership. “On behalf of the Board of Trustees, the Niagara Catholic District School Board is extremely proud of Mr. MacDougall’s recognition as an exemplary […]

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St. George CES, Notre Dame College School, Recognized in OCSTA Video Competition

Last fall, the Ontario Catholic School Trustees’ Association launched its annual short video competition for elementary and secondary student, as a means of showcasing the distinctiveness of a faith-based education in Ontario’s diverse public education system. The theme of this year’s competition was Community Builders. During the OCSTA’s Trustee Seminar in Toronto January 18-20, the […]

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Oh baby! Celebrating the Class of 2036 at our Annual Baby Day

It’s one of the most treasured day at the Catholic Education Centre – our annual Baby Celebration (known here as simply Baby Day), the day in January when we bring together the babies born in the previous 12 months (and their parents) together for a morning of songs and socializing. This year, we had approximately […]

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St. Alexander Kindergarten Students Make and Sell Christmas Ornaments for Pediatric Ward

    Over the past several weeks, Tracy Goodwin’s Kindergarten class at St. Alexander Catholic Elementary School in Fonthill have been hard at work making and selling Christmas ornaments to raise funds for a new pediatric cardiac monitor and defibrillator for the St. Catharines hospital. Take a minute (literally!) of your time to hear the […]

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2018-2022 Trustees Sworn In at Inaugural Meeting

Niagara Catholic held its Inaugural Meeting of the 2018-2022 Board of Trustees at Denis Morris Catholic High School on December 4, 2018. The 2018-2022 Board was piped into DM’s Alumni Theatre by Saint Michael Catholic High School student Evan Flynn, and led by members of Niagara Catholic’s Student Senate bearing the Canadian, Provincial and Board […]

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Niagara Catholic Welcomes Vatican’s Representative in Canada to Catholic Education Centre

Niagara Catholic was extremely honoured to welcome Most Reverend Luigi Bonazzi, the Apostolic Nuncio to Canada, to the Catholic Education Centre November 27. In Niagara to celebrate the 60th Anniversary of the Diocese of St. Catharines, His Excellency travelled to Welland to concelebrate Mass with Bishop Bergie and outgoing Board Chair, Father Paul MacNeil, for […]

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2018 Annual Pilgrimage Takes Place This Sunday, October 28

Niagara Catholic’s 43rd Annual Pilgrimage will take place in communities across Niagara on Sunday, October 28. Please read below for a full list of routes, times and programs supported. Blessed Trinity Catholic Secondary School The BT Pilgrimage will begin with mass at 9:00 in our gymnasium with Father Ronald Angervil as celebrant.  Following mass, at […]

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Niagara Catholic Hosts 2018 Ontario Catholic Student Leadership Conference

Niagara Catholic hosted more than 350 Catholic school students and their staff guardians in October, for the 2018 Ontario Catholic Student Leadership Conference (#OCSLC2018). The event took place October 17-19 at the Americana Conference Resort and Spa, and focused on the Pastoral Letter released earlier this year, Renewing the Promise. The event began with a […]

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Niagara Catholic, Niagara District Airport, Sign Memorandum of Understanding for New Aviation and Aeronautics SHSM Program

Secondary school students across Niagara Catholic – particularly those in Grades 11 and 12 – got their tickets to a brand-new career opportunity on October 17, when the Board signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Niagara District Airport for a new Aviation and Aeronautics Specialist High Skills Major Program. It’s the first step in […]

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Seniors’ Day Care Opens Inside St. Mary Catholic Elementary School in Welland

When most people think of a day care centre in schools, they think of one for preschoolers. But St. Mary Catholic Elementary School in Welland is the new home of Eventful Days Seniors Day Centre, a day care program for seniors. The idea came together after Eventful Days owner Jane Larouche spoke with Niagara Catholic […]

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