St. Edmunds Newsletter – March 2020

St. Edmunds Newsletter – March 2020

On February 26h we began the season of Lent with Ash Wednesday Mass which was beautifully lead by our Grade 2 class. Lent, the forty days leading up to Easter in the Christian Calendar, is a time for prayer, penance and works of almsgiving and charity for others.  May this upcoming Holy season of Lent…

St. Edmunds Newsletter – February 2020

St. Edmunds Newsletter – February 2020

Educating Hearts, Minds, and Spirits We are proud that our school provides opportunities for personal excellence in educational academic and extra-curricular activities. Programs include: Leadership, Athletics, Fine Arts, Technology, Enrichment and Student Support. With our philosophy of educating the whole child, the spiritual development of the children is integrated into all areas of the curriculum. …

St. Edmunds January 2020

St. Edmunds January 2020

New Year Blessings to your families! On behalf of the St. Edmund’s staff, I hope everyone enjoyed a wonderful Christmas and a great start to the new year. A new year offers the opportunity to set goals and work hard to do our best remembering that we are all leaders in our own way. As…

St. Edmunds December 2019

St. Edmunds December 2019

Advent Blessings to your families! Sunday, December 1st marks the beginning of Advent and our preparation for the birth of Christ.  Our community is blessed with lots of talents and gifts and I invite you to make this season one of peace and sharing.  Let us continue to work together to serve others as we…

St. Edmunds November 2019

St. Edmunds November 2019

Celebrating Learning & Eternal Life! Over the past two months we have enjoyed a productive start to the school year with a wide range of activities that complement our classrooms and extra-curricular activities.  Events such as our school masses and prayer services, student council elections, Walk-a-thon, buddy activities, snail labs, choir, soccer and volleyball are…

St. Edmunds October 2019

St. Edmunds October 2019

A Great Start It’s been an exciting first month of school and students are settling into routines. In the month of October, we give thanks to God for this wonderful autumn season and are looking forward to our upcoming school and parish fundraisers — Apple Orders (Oct. 3), Walkathon (Oct.4) and International Night (Oct. 5).…

St. Edmunds September 2019

St. Edmunds September 2019

Welcome Back!! A warm welcome back to all students and families of St. Edmund’s Elementary School! I hope everyone had an enjoyable summer holiday and took the opportunity to spend time with family and friends. On behalf of the entire staff, I would like to welcome you to St. Ed’s for what promises to be…

St. Edmunds June 2019

St. Edmunds June 2019

It is hard to believe that the school year is coming to an en d. We look back with appreciation for all the learning and growth that has taken place and all the friendships that have been developed and enriched within our St. Edmund’s community. I would like to thank all of you for giving…

St. Edmunds May 2019

St. Edmunds May 2019

During the month of May, we reflect on Our Blessed Mother’s example of faith, courage, perseverance and fortitude. May God bless all mothers and give us the love and wisdom to raise and guide our families as our Blessed Mother modeled for us. We will continue to ask her to intercede for us and hope…

St. Edmunds – April 2019

St. Edmunds – April 2019

As Pope Francis says, “Charity, love, is sharing with the one we love in all things. Love makes us similar, it creates equality, it breaks down walls and eliminates distances. God did this with us.” As we approach the end of Lent, let us concentrate on following God’s will as we journey towards the joy…