Category: General

Lovely Final Mass Together

Our Good Shepherd Community came together to enjoy our last mass for this school year.  The talented choir led by Mr. Scarmato and Mrs. MacLeod were accompanied by our students playing our new orff instruments.  They sounded amazing!  Our mass was led by Mrs. Orr’s grade 2/3 class and two intermediate students assisted with readings as well.  At the end Mrs. Ferri-Violante presented a beautiful ... Continue reading "Lovely Final Mass Together"

Canada 150 Celebrations

Good Shepherd School continues celebrating Canada’s 150 birthday by creating 150 random acts of kindness, decorating classroom doors, and playing Canadian games which students made themselves.  Students enjoyed creating these board games using all their Canadian knowledge.  Sydney, a grade 5 student, shared, “it was fun making the games because we got to spend time with our friends, and we got to look up interesting ... Continue reading "Canada 150 Celebrations"

Flood Warning

The Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority  (LSRCA) has issued the following Flood Watch due to the rainfall overnight and forecasted rain.  “The Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority advises that flooding is currently occurring in a number of locations throughout the watershed due to a large amount of rainfall overnight.  Saturated ground conditions in combination with the rainfall is causing flooding in low lying and flood prone

CSC Fundraising

Thank you to our Catholic School Council for all the hard work they put forth on their Spring Fundraising event.  Mrs. Dowling, Mr. Opalinski, Alexandra, and I  unloaded boxes of items that parents ordered for their summer BBQs.  As well, thank you to all who helped support our school through your purchases!

Track and Field Today

Our teachers and track team will be heading out today to participate in our Track event.  Some students events begin early so we ask those students to be at school at 8:30 a.m.  As soon as we fill one bus, it will leave with some of our coaches and parent volunteers.  We then will fill the next bus and leave soon after.  We wish our ... Continue reading "Track and Field Today"

Rocks and Rings Program Coming to Good Shepherd School

The Rocks & Rings program will be taking over our gym tomorrow as we bring this highly social sport to Good Shepherd School.  This program introduces the Olympic sport of curling to students by bringing the curling rink to our gym.  It is a fantastic physical activity that can be enjoyed by all ages and abilities.  We look forward to a very exciting and educational ... Continue reading "Rocks and Rings Program Coming to Good Shepherd School"