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Olympics 2016

Ontario student helps her team win an Olympic medal

By Stephanie Zakhem

Photos courtesy of St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Secondary School

Deanne Rose is a student at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Secondary School in New Tecumseth, ON, and a soccer player who plays for Canada women’s national soccer team. In August 2016, she aided Canada to win their second Olympic bronze medal after scoring the game-opening goal during the third-place match against Brazil.

Deanne has been a student at St. Thomas since September 2013 when she enrolled in Grade 9. She is known throughout the school as a quiet, humble and very kind young lady with a contagious laugh.

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Summer activities 2016


Six ways to make the most of your summer vacation

By Stephanie Zakhem

School’s out!

Summer vacation is a time to recharge and refocus as you prepare for another group of students.

There is no shortage of activities, camps and professional learning events taking place throughout the province.

Here are just a few:

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