It is our greatest pleasure and responsibility as members the Religious Education Department to welcome each student and to demonstrate the love of Christ in all our teaching. As educators our aim is to help young people to grow in understanding of their identity as rooted in their being created in the image of God, and to support them as they decipher and navigate the culture and world around them through a lens based on Gospel values and virtues.
By learning Christian-based reflective practices students also integrate self-care for their mental, spiritual and physical well-being. Through engaging discussion, hands-on applications and increasing knowledge of the Scriptures, students are invited to mature in personal faith as well as to recognize their role and responsibility of living as members of a local and global community.
As such, there is curriculum focus on actions and experience as related to the Ontario Catholic School Graduate Expectations, where all students are invited to become: