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Posted Thursday, December 07, 2017

Adobe Spark (24)On this Nov. 22, 2017 segment, Kids Club speaks to Holy Cross CSS teacher Bond Bjorgan about the school’s Sports Excellence & Athletic Leadership (SEAL) Specialist High Skills Major (SHSM). It is the first program of its kind to be offered in the City of Peterborough.

Posted Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Michelle G.Kawartha Lakes trustee Michelle Griepsma was acclaimed as Peterborough Victoria Northumberland and Clarington (PVNC) Catholic District School Board chairperson during the Board’s annual meeting Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017, held at the Mount Community Centre in Peterborough. Griepsma, a mother of four from Lindsay, Ont., has served as board chairperson since the 2013-14 school year. She has been a trustee for seven years and has been a regional director to the Ontario Catholic School Trustees' A...

Posted Tuesday, December 05, 2017

Be WellBy Jason Bain Peterborough Examiner https://goo.gl/epjoSd The mind, body and spirit were the focus of a Monday morning event organized by Holy Cross Secondary School Grade 11 and 12 students who are supporting Grade 9 students as they continue their transition into high school. Organizers of Be Well Day - which included a range of wellness activities that took on the key aspects of social, academic and mental health – hope these activities become a regular fixture, said Emma Montgomery...

Posted Monday, December 04, 2017

bat rangersBy Jillian Follert Clarington This Week https://goo.gl/G5zbvc A group of Durham kids on a mission to save the little brown bat is back in action this year and looking for the community’s help. The Bat Rangers from St. Mother Teresa Catholic Elementary School in Courtice are working to raise awareness of white-nose syndrome, a disease killing millions of little brown bats in North America. Last school year, a group of 16 students got the ball rolling with a PSA video. This year, the g...

Posted Monday, November 27, 2017

Renewing the PromiseA group of PVNC administrators, trustees, clergy, educators, parents and students had the opportunity to shape the future of Catholic education in Ontario during the Renewing the Promise symposium hosted by the Institute for Catholic Education (ICE) on Nov 14-15 in Mississauga. Close to 700 representatives from every sector of the Catholic educational community in Ontario came together in conversation, gathering as a community to pray, to celebrate our successes, to name and understand the chal...