News Search

Posted Thursday, May 10, 2018

2018 CLAAs part of Catholic Education Week, which runs May 6 to May 11, Peterborough Victoria Northumberland and Clarington Catholic District School Board (PVNC) honoured 36 students with a Catholic Student Leadership Award during a ceremony at Holy Cross Catholic Secondary School in Peterborough on Wednesday, May 9, 2018. One student has been selected from each elementary and secondary school and winners were presented with a special medallion. Award recipients were nominated by principals, teachers a...

Posted Monday, May 07, 2018

CEW logoDuring the week of May 6 to May 11, 2018, the Peterborough Victoria Northumberland and Clarington Catholic District School Board will celebrate the significant contribution that Catholic education has made to the community, the province and to Canada. Our Catholic Graduate Expectations challenge students to articulate in society those fundamental values that underpin Catholic education. And to help raise awareness about the Ontario Catholic Graduate Expectations, the Grade 8 class of Monsignor ...

Posted Monday, May 07, 2018

Refresh your mindAs part of Children's Mental Health Week (May 7-11), PVNC is excited to release our MIND • BODY • SPIRIT video campaign. MIND Mind encompasses positive mental health and highlights the importance of hope, optimism, gratitude, resilience, social-emotional skills, a positive thinking style, and self-regulation. BODY Body focuses on the core factors impacting all aspects of wellness including sleep, nutrition and physical activity. SPIRIT Spirit represents the foundational role that fai...

Posted Monday, May 07, 2018

Journey to PriesthoodAs part of Catholic Education Week 2018 (May 6-11), PVNC grad Deacon Stephen DeCarlo reflects on his path to priesthood and his faith formation in Catholic school As a Catholic high school student at Holy Cross Catholic Secondary School in Peterborough, Deacon Stephen DeCarlo remembers the excitement he felt when the parish priest would enter his school to celebrate mass or to simply walk the halls and chat with students. “It’s one thing for somebody to see a priest at the church w...

Posted Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Griepsma-Michelle-cropPeterborough Victoria Northumberland and Clarington Catholic District School Board (PVNC) Chairperson Michelle Griepsma has been elected as Vice President of the Ontario Catholic School Trustees' Association (OCSTA). Griepsma was elected during OCSTA’s Annual General Meeting and Conference on Friday, April 27 in Kitchener-Waterloo. “I am sincerely grateful for the opportunity to serve in the footsteps of those who served before me,” Griepsma said. “I look forward to wor...