Good News Stories

It is sometimes difficult to find good news in today’s world.

Yet there are numerous stories of courage, good will, compassion
and academic success in Ontario’s publicly funded Catholic schools.

Enjoy some good news from across Ontario.

Meet Rosina Ariganello

Rosina Ariganello works every day to build a school environment where students and teachers can thrive.

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Helping others through faith and community

Students, teachers and parents from across the Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board are coming together to help others through prayer and community.

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A birthday celebration to remember

Today, one lucky girl will be opening a very special birthday present from the grade 11 students at Cardinal Newman Catholic Secondary School in Stoney Creek.

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'Tis the season of giving

With Christmas fast approaching, it is important to reflect on how we can each give back to those in need. This year, St. Padre Pio Catholic Elementary School in Woodbridge came together to host the City of Vaughn’s 2017 Toy Drive Launch.

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The Impact of Technology in the Classroom

The Kenora Catholic District School Board and the Northwest Catholic District School Board launched a video showcasing a collaborative project called The Impact of Learning Technologies

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A Christmas gathering for those in need

This weekend, the Service with a Smile club at St. Thomas Aquinas Secondary School are hosting a Christmas party for homeless youth in Brampton.

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Trading jobs for a day to raise money for United Way

One lucky staff member from the Peterborough Victoria Northumberland and Clarington Catholic District School Board (PVNCCDSB) will be switching jobs for a day with Director of Education Michael Nasello to help raise money for the United Way. 

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Halton Catholic District School Board and the YMCA open two new outdoor classrooms in Oakville

Last month, St. Bernadette Catholic Elementary School in Oakville added itself to the growing list of schools in the Halton Catholic District School Board converting its kindergarten spaces into natural outdoor classrooms.

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Ottawa Catholic School Board connects newcomers to Canada with its Family Welcome Centre

When starting a life in a new country, how do you create a sense of home? In 2006, the Ottawa Catholic School Board founded the Family Welcome Centre, connecting newcomers to Canada with resources and a network.

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