Healthy eating and nutrition are connected with mental health and well-being and promote academic success. The York Catholic District School Board supports the Ministry of Education’s Food and Beverage Policy and promotes healthy school nutrition environments.
November 18-22 is designated as Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week by the Ministry of Education. Below is a list of activities/events that we will be participating in throughout the week to shine a light on bullying and focus on strategies to combat it.
Monday–Wear your boots all day to ‘stomp out bullying’
Tuesday–Wear your sweats ... Continue reading "Bullying Awareness & Prevention at SVA"
Stewardship provides positive effects on Mental Health and Well-being. When we give of our time and talents to help others in need, we are doing God’s work. This act of generosity produces oxytocin in our brain causing feel-good endorphins.
Discover the physical, mental, and academic benefits when you choose to walk to school. Visit Ontario Active School Travel for more information on the benefits of active school travel and iWalk Month.
The week of September 23-27 has been designated Safety Awareness Week. During this week, our school will be participating in various safety drills in order to ensure that everyone is aware of what has to be done in case of an emergency. Fire Drills, Hold and Secure, and Lockdowns are just a few of the drills that will be practiced.
Below, for your information, is a link to some fall workshops being run through York Hills for parents.