Events

In the goal to nurture young people to live meaningful and ethical lives and to be responsible members of society, Corpus Christi offers:

Whole School Mass & Prayer Services

As a Catholic school we have the great privilege of being exposed to long-lived traditions and encounter moments of sacred experiences…

September 18, 2019 – Opening Mass
December 18, 2019 – Advent Mass
February 26, 2020 – Ash Wednesday Liturgy
April 9, 2020 – Holy Thursday Liturgy
May 5, 2020 – Catholic Education Week Mass
June 4, 2020 – Year End Mass

Retreats

Retreats offer students an opportunity to dwell deeply into their personal and authentic identity as individual and as community members. To foster a healthy spiritual and mental relationship with others, and God. For grades 9 & 10 retreat are part of the school curriculum and participation is mandatory.

Grade 9:

May 20, 2020 – All students

Grade 10 (HRE 201):

Sem 1:

October 22, 2019 – tbd
October 24, 2019 – tbd
October 29, 2019 – tbd
October 30, 2019 – Life Skills Students

Sem 2:

March 26, 2020 – tbd
April 1, 2020 – Life Skills Students
April 2, 2019 – tbd
April 7, 2019 – tbd

Pilgrimage Trip

This year, we are offering students an opportunity to visit Montreal from a Catholic heritage lens. We will visit sites of Canadians saints, which include Old Montreal, St. Joseph’s oratory and Kahnawake Mohawk Territory (First Nations reserve). The pilgrimage is open to all students.

March 4-6, 2020 – first 10 students to register

Social Justice & Outreach

As good stewards of life and in balance of cultivating a holistic approach to the human person, what we experience in prayer and the sacred we express in action. Here are some of the already planned events that students will have an opportunity to participate in:

November 7, 2019 – People of Life ‘Development & Peace Symposium’
November tbd – HCDSB Bully-Prevention Contest Launch
December tbd – Good Shepherd Food Bank
February tbd – Culture of Life Conference
April 8, 2020 – Day of Pink
May tbd – Kanata Village Mohawk Centre
May tbd – Multi-Cultural Day
May 14-15, 2020 – March for Life
May tbd – Good Shepherd Food Bank & Soup Kitchen

Chapel

Aside from whole school services, opportunity for the Sacrament of Reconciliation is provided during Advent and Lent as well as on a drop-in basis. The Chapel is available at all times for students and staff for quiet prayer, from class visits and for fellowship. It is a safe space for all students and staff.