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Voluntary, Targeted COVID-19 Testing for Schools

The Ontario Government is requiring school boards to offer voluntary, targeted COVID-19 testing sites for asymptomatic staff and students.  Who Can Be Tested? Testing is voluntary, and consent is required from parents or guardians.   Targeted testing is offered only for individuals who are asymptomatic (i.e. not experiencing any COVID-19 symptoms).  Voluntary COVID-19 testing is available to: All students and their families All school staff and their household members All Child Care

Weekly Update April 5-9th

Praise be to God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! In his great mercy, he has given us new birth into a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead. 1 Peter 1:3 Easter Monday – April 5th A reminder that there is no school today as it is Easter Monday. We

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Weekly Update March 29th-April 2nd

I have set you an example so that you should do as I have done for you. ~John 13-16 Today is Palm Sunday – Sunday, March 28th    On Palm Sunday Catholics celebrate the triumphant entry of Jesus Christ into Jerusalem, the week before His death and resurrection.  The Bible reveals that when Jesus entered Jerusalem, the crowds greeted Him by waving palm branches and

Fostering Mental Health & Well-Being: Parent Information Sessions

The Special Education Services department at HCDSB is pleased to be hosting a series of parent information sessions to help families adjust and respond to the new norms faced during a global pandemic and how to cope with the mental health and well-being of their children in times of uncertainty and change. For the health and safety

School Crossing Guard Appreciation Day – Wednesday, March 24

Wednesday, March 24, 2021 is School Crossing Guard Appreciation Day! On School Crossing Guard Appreciation Day, let’s show our gratitude for the people that ensure active and safe travel for students and families to and from our schools. Here are some ways we can show our appreciation year-round: Guard signals you to stop; all cyclists

Vote for Our New Milton Catholic Secondary School Name!

A School Name Selection Committee was established to guide the name selection process for the new Milton Catholic Secondary School. Between February 24 and March 7, 2021 we gathered input from the community on possible names. The School Name Selection Committee met on March 17th to review the names submitted by members of the community. The

Weekly Update March 22-26th

“Spring, a lovely reminder of how beautiful change can truly be”  ~Unknown Palm Sunday and Holy Week Next weekend is the start of Holy Week, the most sacred time of the liturgical year. Palm Sunday, also called Passion Sunday, in the Christian tradition, the first day of Holy Week and the Sunday before Easter, commemorating Jesus Christ’s

Weekly Update – March 15-19th

“St. Joseph was an ordinary sort of man on whom God relied to do great things. He did exactly what the Lord wanted him to do.” Blessed Josemaria Escriva Commemorating the Year of St. Joseph on his Feast Day Friday, March 19th. Pope Francis has proclaimed the “Year of Saint Joseph”, December 8, 2020 to

Final Change to Learning Environment Request Form Now OPEN

The final Change to Learning Environment Request Form is now OPEN. Request to Change Learning Environment  If you wish to change your child’s learning environment by switching from remote learning to in-class instruction, or vice versa, you are asked to complete an online request form. Important notes before you complete the online form:  You are asked to submit a separate form for each child.  You will need your child’s Ontario Education Number (OEN) to submit this request.