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Weekly Update: September 21-25, 2020

When everything seems to be changing, we can rely on God’s constancy ~ Hebrews 13:8 We had a fantastic week at Holy Cross! Thank you to our parents and students, who did a great job following the new routines and protocols to ensure everyone’s safety.  Special thanks to our staff for carefully guiding our students

Weekly Update: September 14-18, 2020

You’re off to great places, today is your day, your mountain is waiting, so get on our way!”~ Dr. Seuss We’ve had a great start — let’s keep the momentum going! The first week of school is always exciting, as we catch up with old friends, meet new friends and new teachers. It is also

Weekly Update: Sept 8-11, 2020

The greatness of a community is most accurately measured by the compassionate actions of its members. ~ Coretta Scott King Class Lists Our school class lists have been posted.  Please go to the HCDSB website, click on schools and select Holy Cross.  Please visit: http://www.hcdsb.org Click on Schools tab- School Listing Choose Holy Cross School

Weekly Update: August 30, 2020

And suddenly you just know it is time to start something new and trust the magic of beginnings.   Welcome back for the 2020-21 school year! Welcome back Holy Cross Families! We hope that everyone enjoyed a wonderful summer.  We are looking forward to re-connecting with our students, whether in-person or through remote learning.  We know

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.

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Webinar: Preparing for a Safe and Healthy Return to School

Preparing for a Safe and Healthy Return to School: A Webinar with Dr. Hamidah Meghani, Commissioner & Medical Officer of Health for Halton Region Join us for a live webinar with Dr. Meghani as she shares important information with our HCDSB community on how to protect against COVID-19, and ensure a safe and healthy return

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

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Online K-12 Registration Available Now!

We are excited to announce that online registration is now available for students from Kindergarten to Grade 12! Please note: Online registration is for new students only. If your child is already registered at an HCDSB school, you do not need to register online. How Do I Register? Part 1 – Online Registration Online registration is available as the first step of the registration process. If you have never

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