Announcements

All Schools will Remain CLOSED Until the End of the School Year

On May 19th, the Ministry of Education announced that they are extending the school closure period for all schools in Ontario for the remainder of the school year. This decision has been made as a safety precaution to protect our students and staff, and help minimize the spread of COVID-19 in our community. In light of this

Kindergarten Orientation

Although we can not meet together this year for Kindergarten Orientation, we hope this power point video with audio will assist you as you prepare your child for their transition to school. Please feel free to contact us if you have any further questions or concerns. We would like to welcome both you and your

Praying the Rosary in the month of May

Our Holy Father Pope Francis is encouraging everyone to pray the Rosary each day during the month of May.  Please find the following  link to his message and of two beautiful prayers which can be said at the end of the rosary to pray for the end of the pandemic.

All Schools Will Remain CLOSED Until At Least May 31, 2020

On April 26th, the Ministry of Education announced that they are extending the school closure period for all schools in Ontario until at least May 31, 2020. This decision has been made as a safety precaution to protect our students and staff, and help minimize the spread of COVID-19 in our community. In light of

Parish Update: April 24th

Dear Friends, I greet you warmly (despite the frigid temperatures) on this Thursday of the Second Week of Easter.  The word “Quarantine” comes from the Latin for 40.  Depending on your native tongue, the word for Lent may have some similar derivative, relating to the 40 days of the Lenten season.  Last evening at the

Weekly Update: April 17th

“Let us go forward with the joy of Jesus’ Resurrection, knowing He is always by our side!”  Pope Francis Thank you: Thank you to our many families who have Front Line Worker’s, who courageously put themselves at risk to provide us with essential services ~ We are forever grateful for you! Please join us in

An Easter Message from the Chair of our Board

To Our HCDSB family,  As Catholics, Holy Week is a marked time of renewal and hope, typically pronounced by the physical church as a visible social institution where our clergy are able to tend to us. During these unprecedented times of a pandemic which has led to schools and churches being closed, social distancing, isolation from family, friends and co-workers, our priests are having to find new ways to connect so that we may

Weekly Update : April 9th

“In the Eucharist you really meet Jesus, share His life, feel His love; there you experience that His Death & Resurrection are for you.”  Pope Francis Easter is the time to rejoice and be thankful for the gift of life, love and joy. Stay safe at home. Have a blessed Easter! The great gift of

Holy Week at Home

Families are invited to participate in the rituals and spirit of Holy Week at home. View the following Holy Week at Home resources for Palm Sunday, Holy Thursday, Good Friday, Easter Vigil and Easter Sunday.