Month: March 2022

YCDSB 3rd Annual “Nurturing Hope” Spring Food Drive

Benefitting Vulnerable Children & Families Across York Region: March 29 – April 8, 2022


Pope Francis asks us: “When we meet a person truly in need, do we see the face of God?”  

These inspiring words speak to the power of giving, reflection and encountering grace in our journey as Catholics. With this in mind, and in the spirit of ... Continue reading "YCDSB 3rd Annual “Nurturing Hope” Spring Food Drive"

STEM Minds Video Game Design Competition – Vote for Stephanie

We would like to take a moment to congratulate all of our junior and intermediate students who participated in the STEM Minds Video Game Design Competition, within their own classes. This learning experience provided our students with an opportunity to successfully combine all of their skills, from storytelling, art design, and coding to create their own fully playable video game that connects with with the ... Continue reading "STEM Minds Video Game Design Competition – Vote for Stephanie"

World Down Syndrome Day

On Monday, March 21st, AST will also be celebrating World Down Syndrome Day (which is recognized annually on 3/21). While people born with Down Syndrome have an extra chromosome, it is important to recognize that the little “extra” doesn’t define them. It’s just one aspect of their lives that makes them AWESOME! This Friday, staff and students are asked to celebrate our uniqueness and spread ... Continue reading "World Down Syndrome Day"

Lenten Food Drive

As we continue on our Lenten journey, we are reminded of our many blessings. In that light, the community of All Saints CES will once again be partnering with the Markham Food Bank to assist families in need in our community during this season of Lent. Food Banks and Food Pantries across York Region are continuing to support thousands of families per month. ... Continue reading "Lenten Food Drive"