News Stories


Learning About The Importance of a Growth Mindset

Big Kid Entertainment will be at St Rene/St Luke Friday, November 3rd to present “Rapunzel” to our Kindergartens through to Grade 5 students.  This interactive and informative take on a fairytale classic will address the importance of having a growth mindset and positive self-esteem in all aspects of life.  Actors will visit students in their classrooms after the performance to facilitate a discussion ... Continue reading "Learning About The Importance of a Growth Mindset"

Board to conduct public consultation on its Executive Compensation Program

As part of Ontario Regulation 304/16 – Executive Compensation Framework, the York Catholic District School Board is required to develop an Executive Compensation Program and conduct a 30-day public consultation on the proposed program.

The YCDSB proposed Executive Compensation Program, additional information and feedback form can be found on the Board website.

To send your ... Continue reading "Board to conduct public consultation on its Executive Compensation Program"

Coby’s Anti-Bully Magic Show

Coby the Magician, will visit our school on Tuesday, November 14th for two presentations to our Kindergarten through Grade Three students and our Grade Four through Grade Eight Students.  Using magic as a tool, magician Coby will engage the audience in an informative, fun and interactive manner while teaching everyone that bullying is never an acceptable behaviour in life.  This dynamic, live presentation integrates the ... Continue reading "Coby’s Anti-Bully Magic Show"

Recognizing Terry Fox & His Courage

On Wednesday, September 27th all of our students will be participating in our annual “Terry Fox Walk” around our school community.  We want to acknowledge the perseverance and courage of our fellow Canadian hero Terry Fox and raise awareness for Cancer Research.  Many thanks to Mrs.Santarsia, Mrs.Facchini & Ms.Bucci for organizing this important day for our students & community!

Safety Week Is Here At St Rene Goupil/St Luke

We are recognizing School Safety Week during September 26th through to the 29th!  Students will be engaged in a variety of safety practices such as Bus Evacuation procedures, Fire Drills & Emergency Protocols to build their knowledge and confidence around emergency preparedness.