Day: 24 September 2020

Terry Fox Tradition Continues

AST will be having its annual Terry Fox School Run on Thursday, October 1st, 2020. Classes will be running in their cohorts (similar to recess) throughout the morning to ensure physical distancing protocols are maintained. We are asking families to help us reach our school goal. With a week to go, we have already raised $385. Thank you for your generosity. While we are suggesting ... Continue reading "Terry Fox Tradition Continues"

Every Child Matters; Orange Shirt Day

AST will be marking Orange Shirt Day on Wednesday September 30th. On this day, we recognize Canada’s indigenous people, children, and families, impacted by Canada’s Indian Residential Schools. As Catholics, we often focus on reconciliation; this day marks our commitment to acknowledging that these wrongs should never happen to anyone again. We are asking staff and students to wear something orange on Wednesday.

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Wear Purple for Rowan’s Law Day

On Tuesday, September 29th, students, staff, parents/guardians are invited to wear a purple shirt to help raise awareness on the impact of concussions and head injuries. We will recognize Rowan’s Law Day by educating and engaging in activities that increase awareness about concussions and share Rowan Stringer’s story. Rowan’s favourite colour was purple, so we are asking staff and students to wear  ... Continue reading "Wear Purple for Rowan’s Law Day"