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Posted Monday, March 27, 2017

St. JosephOn Tuesday, April 18, the 1st Annual Saint Joseph Dinner in support of campus ministry will take place at the Evinrude Centre in Peterborough. Father John Perdue was recently appointed Catholic Chaplain to Trent University and Sir Sanford Fleming College by Bishop William McGrattan. The newly-established student groups on campus are in need of resources and programming to see them reach their full potential. The Saint Joseph Dinner is the first step in that direction, and your support is warml...

Posted Monday, March 27, 2017

Anne and StudentsThe Ontario Modern Language Teachers’ Association (OMLTA) has chosen St. Paul Catholic Elementary School Peterborough French teacher Anne Normand as the 2017 recipient of the Helen B. St. John Award, which recognizes outstanding teachers of modern language and the invaluable support and inspiration they consistently provide to the cause of modern language education. Normand was nominated by her peers, who described her as an exceptional teacher who is constantly reaching out to help stude...

Posted Monday, March 27, 2017

ChildrenPVNC Faith Animator and Board Chaplain travelled to Uganda in February with the Peterborough Medical Brigade for a 21-day trip to deliver medical assistance in remote villages. By Fr. Paul Massell One of the great blessings of visiting Uganda with the Peterborough Medical Brigade was the chance to visit Ugandan schools. No matter where we set up our brigade, there was always a school nearby with 750 to 1,000 students. With the average mother in Uganda having 8.3 children compared with 1.5 chi...

Posted Thursday, March 23, 2017

Math GirlsAnnual PVNCCDSB Math Olympics fosters hands-on exploration, creativity and critical thinking Students from our Catholic schools will put their problem solving skills to the test when more than 200 students participate in the 10th annual Ontario Mathematics Olympics over three days of competition in March and April. All events will take place at the Catholic Education Centre in Peterborough and will run from 9:30 a.m. to approximately 2:15 p.m. DETAILS: Grade 3/4: Friday, March 31 Junior (5...

Posted Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Board LogoThe Peterborough Victoria Northumberland & Clarington Catholic District School Board is seeking two community members with financial expertise and business knowledge to serve on its Audit Committee for a 3-year term effective June 1, 2017. The Audit Committee is comprised of two Trustees and two independent members drawn from the community at large. The primary role of the audit committee is to assist the board of trustees in fulfilling its duties related to governance and oversight. The d...