Announcements

School Uniform Vote

Please find the following important information regarding our Upcoming School Uniform Vote.  We will be holding a Virtual Information meeting via Teams on Wednesday, March 3rd @ 7pm ~ All are welcome! Please find the following link to attend the meeting: Click here to join the meeting Our School Uniform Vote will take place between

March Break Postponed until April 12-16, 2021

On February 11, 2021, the Ontario government provided an update on the timing of March Break for the 2020-2021 school year. The announcement indicated that March Break will be postponed until April 12-16, 2021, as a health and safety precaution to minimize the spread of COVID-19 in our school communities.  This means that all HCDSB elementary and secondary

Weekly Update: January 25th

“From my point of view, God is the light that illuminates the darkness, even if it does not dissolve it, and a spark of divine light is within each of us.”  Pope Francis Thank you: A very special thank you to Mrs. Pellegrini’s class for your leadership in organizing our Holocaust Memorial Day Prayer Service.

Provincial Announcement: Teacher-Led Remote Learning Extends Until January 25, 2021

On Thursday, January 7, 2021, the Ontario government announced the extension of teacher-led remote learning until January 25, 2021 for elementary students. Secondary students will continue to participate in remote learning until January 25th. Read more in the online News Release. Expectations for Elementary Schools Elementary schools will be closed for in-person learning between January 4-22, 2021.  Beginning

Weekly Update: November 30th

“Let us work together to ensure that children continue to smile: their faces serene, filled with joy & hope.”  Pope Francis Thank you: A very special thank you to all of our families that were able to support our Kindness Club & Mission Club with our Drive By Donation~ Both Children’s Aid Society & the

Celebration Of Learning 2020-2021

Although we can not gather together as a community, the staff of Canadian Martyrs would like to welcome you back and invite you into our school through the following video. We are very excited to have our students back in the building and we greatly appreciate your support in making the most of this school

Gradual Return to School for Elementary Students

To help ease the transition for our students, and ensure a safe and healthy return for all, the first day of school will be delayed, and we will be implementing a gradual (staggered) return to class for our elementary students, beginning Wednesday, September 9th. All students in Grades 1-8 will begin instruction on Monday, September 14th.

Return to School Plan & Survey Now OPEN

The Return to School Plan is now available for review on HCDSB’s Return to School website: http://bit.ly/HCDSB-ReturntoSchool. Please note that information and updates will continue to be added to this website as they become available.  Parents may also find it helpful to review the FAQs on our website for more information about the return to school. NEW UPDATE: At the Special Board Meeting held

Ministry of Education Releases Guide for Safe Reopening of Schools in September

On Thursday, July 30, 2020, the Minister of Education announced that all elementary students (Kindergarten to Grade 8) will return to school in September, 2020.  This means in-class instruction with enhanced health and safety protocols.  Multiple strategies will be employed to ensure our schools are healthy and safe for students and staff, including: Self screening  Adapted school

Return to School Options ~ We Want Your Feedback

In preparation for the return to school, we are taking into consideration what the current COVID-19 situation may look like in September by planning for all potential scenarios.  As we await further direction from the Ministry of Education, we are seeking parent feedback about some of the options we are considering.  Let Us Know What