Elementary News

Class Auction

“Going once… Going twice… SOLD!” – In class 5M this afternoon, there was an auction taking place.

Second Harvest

The Second Harvest boxes are ready for delivery. All the food Elementary boys donate will have a second life by being distributed to people in need.

ES Art Inspired by Māori Art

Inspired by Koru, an integral symbol in Māori art, G5 students are using watercolours to create dark and light variations. 

Grade 3 Science

Grade 3 boys investigate what happens to room temperature water as it warms and cools in science lesson.

Student wearing Santa hat and earphones using iPad

Elementary students in St. Mary's took part in the Hour of Code. Students in St. Mary's start learning how to code in RP, which helps them develop 21st-century learning skills such as critical thinking, collaboration, communication and problem solving.

Grade 5 News

During quarter 2, Grade 5 have been learning all about explorers!  We have been reading about them in our complex nonfiction unit, writing about them in our research reports unit, and studying about explorers in social studies.

RP News

The RP boys have been working on their information writing and have completed a pattern book which we hope will be available to sell in the new year.

Second Harvest

THANK YOU very much to those families that have brought in their food items for our Second Harvest hampers

ICE ICE! Visitors from Antarctica!

Grade 2 had special visitors who presented about Antarctica today! The boys learnt about the environment and animals that inhabit the South Pole. 

Laptop Donation!

We received a wonderful donation of 102 laptops for the Elementary School to use in their learning

Elementary School Mass

Elementary school Liturgy on Tuesday, March 19. Fr. Danilo was the celebrant, with help from Br. Michel Beaudoin, and accompanist, Ms. Moon.

Grade 5 Social Studies Fair March 22

Grade 5 would like to invite you to our biggest fundraising event of the year, our Social Studies Fair. The students have been learning about the water crises around the world with a focus on persuasive speaking and writing.

NASA expert, Dr. Paul Abell visits St. Mary's.

We are fortunate to have the opportunity to host a NASA expert, Dr. Paul Abell, on October 30, 2018.

Dr Abell will be in Japan he is to participate in a number of very important meetings related to collaboration between JAXAs Hayabusa-2 and NASA’s OSIRIS-Rex missions.  OSIRIS-Rex is NASA’s first sample return mission to an Asteroid, and Hayabus-2 is Japan’s second.  

Upcoming Events

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Second Harvest

THANK YOU very much to those families that have brought in their food items for our Second Harvest hampers

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Digital Citizenship Week - April 1st - 5th
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Elementary School Celebrates St. Patricks Day!

Friday this week, Elementary School celebrated St. Patricks day in fine GREEN fashion. 

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Grade 4 fundraiser for Tokyo Guide Dog Centre March 16

We will be having a fundraiser for Tokyo Guide Dog Centre in Kanagawa this Saturday, March 16th from 10am-12pm. 

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RP Enjoyed a visit from NASA

RP Enjoyed their visit from NASA today, where they learned all about the Solar System.