CtK Presents: Reducing Stress and Increasing Resilience in Teens by Dr. Susan Williams, Psychologist

reduce_stress

 Christ the King Catholic Secondary School Council Presents: Reducing Stress and Increasing Resilience in Teens by Dr. Susan Williams, Psychologist Looking for tips on how to reduce your teen’s stress and build resilience for life? Dr. Williams will provide suggestions to help your teen improve their well-being and reduce their anxiety. Williams will also provide an overview of how to reduce stress. She will discuss teen development and help parents understand when they should seek additional professional support for their teens and increase resilience in teens. May 3, 2016 – 7:00 pm Irene McCauley Theatre Christ the King Catholic Secondary … Continue reading

National Italian Exam

italian exam

Coaches Ms. Butera and Ms. Continenza are very proud of the following eight Italian students who participated in the National Italian Exam administered by the American Association of Teachers of Italian. Kelsie Tuck, Megan Zilio, Rose Ivanusevic, Juliana Pileci, Morgan Nolan, Cindy Dziuba, Lauren Rock and Mackenzie Cameron were the participants. A huge congratulations goes out to Lauren Rock for a first place finish in her category. Juliana Pileci and Morgan Nolan won honourable mention for their results! Great job, girls! (photo credit: Jessica) … Continue reading

“CtK Break,” will be held on Thursday May 12th, 2016.

ctk_logo

The event will be held at Christ the King and is open to all our gr. 9 students registered to attend this coming September. The cost to attend is $20, which includes a t-shirt for each participant and their dinner. Time is 4:30 – 10:30 (doors open at 4). The evening will consist of students being split into teams who will spend the evening doing team building/school spirit activities and competing against the other teams in a wide variety of games.  All events will be run by the grade 12 mentors, while our grade 10 and 11 mentors, will be acting as … Continue reading

CtK’s Relay for Life – May 27

relay for life

        Relay for Life is being hosted again at Christ the King School this year, on May 27th.  This is a charity event being hosted for students of the school.  For students wishing to participate, registration steps are listed below. Elect a team captain to register your team. This person will go to relayforlife.ca/ctk and create a login for themselves if they haven’t yet done so. Team captain creates a team and then gives the team name and password (case sensitive) to the rest of their team. Team members go on relayforlife.ca/ctk and create a login for … Continue reading

Important Prom Information

Prom-2016

Date and Time Friday, June 24th at the Mississauga Convention Centre Doors open at 6:00 p.m. All guests must arrive by 6:30 p.m. for check-in Dinner will be served at 7:00 p.m. Please arrange limos for pick-up by 11:00 p.m. Ticket Price – $85 This fee must be paid through School Cash Online. If there are any issues, students or their family members may speak to someone in the Main Office. This cost covers a number of expenses related to the event, including: Hall rental Four-course meal and service DJ and lighting Security and police supervision Decorations Souvenir photos Ticket … Continue reading

Advice for Parents, from Professor Jo Boaler

youcubed_1421281703_140

Do you remember how excited your children were about maths* when they were young? How they were excited by patterns in nature? How they rearranged a set of objects and found, with delight, that they had the same number? Before children start school they often talk about maths with curiosity and wonder, but soon after they start school many children decide that maths is confusing and scary and they are not a “math person”. This is because maths in many schools is all about procedures, memorization and deciding which children can and which cannot. Maths has become a performance subject … Continue reading

Eco Team achieves Silver Eco Certification!

silver EN (2)

A years worth of hard work to enhance awareness and limit the environmental impact of the school has amounted to one great reward – Silver! Congratulations to the E-Team for this achievement: Autumn Benford, Cindy Dziuba, Leah MacGowen, Maddie Shiell, Sydney Welsh, Kelsey Xerri.