The new Land Acknowledgement, created by Cardinal Carter’s very own Student Council, encourages students to thoughtfully recognize the ancestral lands that Cardinal Carter rests upon. Inspired by the desire to join hands with the First Peoples of Canada, Student Council began deliberately working on this initiative this past November.
After many insightful conversations, enriched by the guidance of Indigenous community partner, Mim Harder, ... Continue reading "Introducing our Cardinal Carter Land Acknowledgement"
Last year, we began a committee for Black History Month mostly consisting of staff who were committed to furthering conversations of the importance of listening and learning more about the importance of Black History Month that would move beyond February. It culminated in this resource which homeroom teachers explored with students. It also led to the creation of a new club: RIDE ... Continue reading "Black Heritage Month 2022"
We continue to offer educational opportunities for our students to engage and learn remotely with others and experience connections to real world events happening locally and abroad.
Honourable Jean Augustine Virtual Presentation to Gr. 12 Politics Class
On December 15th, Mr. Ruscitti’s Grade 12 Politics class hosted the Honourable Jean Augustine as a virtual guest speaker.
... Continue reading "Bringing the World To Our Students"
Cardinal Carter CHS Christmas Sharing council led by Mrs. Ann Brand and Mrs. Daniella Campitelli is making the holidays a little brighter for a local family of four. “Normally we host a Christmas Market Fair and use the money we make from that to provide Christmas for a local family in need” explains Mrs. Brand. “But this year, we were not able to host a ... Continue reading "Cardinal Carter Gives to the Community: Christmas Sharing Project 2020"
New radio shows are rolling in for our online radio station “Celtic Radio” courtesy of the Technology Department. Each student was asked to create two shows one Christmas themed and one theme of their choice. Eight new shows have been uploaded and more will be uploaded every day, so keep checking back!
This year we will be supporting the Terry Fox Marathon of Hope, as it celebrates its 40th year. Our school community has a very positive tradition of participating in this annual fundraising walk. This is a particularly important year to continue this tradition as opportunities to come together as a community may be few, and in the shadow of Covid, many philanthropic institutions are suffering ... Continue reading "Terry Fox Run 2020"