Michael Jacques Prepares for East Coast Book Tour

Notre Dame College School alumnus Michael Jacques – author of Can’t Read, Can’t Write, Here’s My Book – has just landed a spectacular deal for himself, thanks to his employer. Michael, who has autism and intellectual disabilities, has worked at Sobeys in Fonthill for several years. But that didn’t stop the now 27-year-old from fulfilling […]

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St. Nicholas Students Spend Day at City Hall

Students from St. Nicholas Catholic Elementary School made the short walk down Church Street June 19, to learn a little bit about life at City Hall. While there, the students met with Mayor Walter Sendzik about his role as head of council, and even gave the youngsters a lesson in democracy, polling them on which […]

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Niagara Catholic Wraps Up First School Year with The Power of Teamwork

In 2016, Niagara Catholic began working with members of the world-famous Team Canada ’72, creating a leadership program for staff and a program for students that focus on the incredible power of teamwork. The first full season of The Power of Teamwork wrapped up at the pilot schools in June, and students enjoyed visits from […]

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Building Community in Welland

Niagara Catholic students participating in classes at The Launch Centre this semester have taken on a big project to build community for seniors in Welland. Throughout the semester, the students began drawing up plans for a seniors community garden on Hellems Avenue, converting a vacant patch of scrubby grass to a thriving space soon to […]

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St. George Catholic Elementary Students Learn Life Skills and Build Community with Niagara Regional Police

Rosanne Sandel was at an awards celebration with her husband a year ago, watching officers be lauded for the community-based programs they created, when it suddenly occurred to her: If elementary schools in Toronto and other large centres could have relationships with police, why not in Crystal Beach? The principal of St. George Catholic Elementary […]

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Saint Paul Catholic High School Students Receive Combined $110,000+ in Scholarships

The Niagara Catholic District School Board is proud to announce that two Saint Paul Catholic High School students have received more than $110,000 in scholarships for their post-secondary educations. Anthony Galassi, who will study Computing at Queen’s University beginning in September, was one of 50 Canadian students selected to receive an $80,000 Schulich Leaders Scholarship; […]

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Niagara Catholic Students Participate in Niagara Industrial AssociationTrade Show

Students in the Manufacturing and Robotics programs from Lakeshore Catholic High School and Notre Dame College School had the opportunity to network with potential future employers at the Niagara Industrial Association (NIA) Trade Show at the Niagara Fallsview Casino Resort on May 15. The theme of this year’s show is on celebrating and showcasing what […]

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Niagara Catholic’s 2019-2020 Student Senators

Niagara Catholic Student Senators have elected Luca DiPietro to join Saint Paul Catholic High School student Jade Bilodeau as the Board’s Student Trustees and Co-Chairs of Secondary Student Senate for 2019-2020. Luca is a student at Blessed Trinity Catholic Secondary School, and will serve for the 2019-2020 and 2020-2021 school years.  He was elected during […]

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Students Bring Home Gold, Silver, Bronze from Skills Ontario

Huge congrats to Notre Dame College School student Tyler Rocheleau, who won GOLD in Architectural Technology & Design at Skills Ontario this week. With the Gold, Tyler qualifies to compete at Skills Canada in Halifax May 2-29.  We’re also v proud of Blessed Trinity Catholic Secondary School’s Malcolm VanDenHurk, who brought home a silver in individual […]

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Celebrating Excellence Awards at Niagara Catholic

Niagara Catholic celebrates excellence every day in many ways in all of our schools and sites. It could be seeing the joy on the face a student who surpasses a personal milestone after a long struggle to grasp a complicated concept or one who has or achieved a high level of success in a special […]

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