Posted on: 5/7/19
St. Evan Catholic Elementary School to celebrate Solemn Blessing
On Thursday, May 9 at 6:30 p.m., St. Evan Catholic Elementary School in Caledon will celebrate its solemn school blessing.
A school blessing is a milestone event in the life of a new Catholic school, and normally takes place within one year of the opening of the school. Blessings are highly ceremonial occasions with a strong community focus, and are attended by students, parents, clergy, school staff, board officials, school trustees and other elected officials.
St. Evan Catholic Elementary School, located at 500 Dougall Avenue in Caledon, opened on January 7, 2019. It is home to 416 students ranging from JK to Grade 8.
EVENT: Official Blessing of St. Evan Catholic Elementary School
WHEN: Thursday, May 9 at 6:30 p.m.
WHERE: St. Evan Catholic Elementary School, 500 Dougall Avenue, Caledon
The Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board is one of the largest and most diverse school boards in Ontario with approximately 81,000 students in 151 schools located throughout Mississauga, Brampton, Caledon and Orangeville. The board is also one of the largest employers in the region with approximately 11,000 employees.
For more information about the Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board and Catholic schools in Peel Region and Dufferin County, visit Dufferin-Peel online at www.dpcdsb.org.