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September’s Virtue Award Winners

Congratulations to the following students who were recipients of September’s Virtue of the Month for Courage. These students demonstrated courage by:

  • standing up for what is right and just;
  • facing challenges, fears, and difficulties with fortitude; and
  • taking responsibility for reaching their potential.

October’s Virtue of the Month Winners

“The Lord then passed in front of him and called out, “I, the Lord, am a God who is full of compassion and pity, who is not easily angered and who shows great love and faithfulness.” – Exodus 34:6 Congratulations to all the students below who received the virtue award for compassion this month:

Congratulations Amelia

Congratulations to Amelia P., in Madame Cummings’ grade 6 French Immersion class, for winning the Young Authors/jeunes écrivains Writing contest at the provincial level, with her French short story. Amelia is a very gifted writer who has won this contest now for the second year in a row. This story will be published in a commemorative book, along with all the winning stories, plays, and ... Continue reading "Congratulations Amelia"

Enriching the Curriculum through Black History

Students at St. Joseph the Worker participated in many activities during Black History Month as can be seen below, but the highlight were the presentations by the Canadian Multicultural Inventors Museum who gave us a virtual interactive workshop Live from Aruba with an introduction to the history of Black History Month highlighting some of the achievements and contributions of Black Canadians ending with ... Continue reading "Enriching the Curriculum through Black History"