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HRM Weekly Update- Oct.21

Always be ready to inspire hope. ~ Pope Francis Dear HRM Parents and Guardians, Thank you to all the families who sent back the Halloween Dance-a-Thon pledges and donated prizes. We appreciate your support! This is our main fundraiser and is a great asset to our school; Thank you to everyone for supporting our Thanksgiving

Registration for Extended French Opens in November!

We are happy to announce that Holy Rosary Catholic Elementary School (Milton) will offer the Extended French Program for the 2020-2021 school year. The Extended French Program is an exciting, fast-paced, optional program with limited enrolment. Students must be entering Grade 5 in order to be eligible to participate in the Board’s Extended French Program.

HRM Weekly Update- Oct.14

“Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies.” ~ Blessed Teresa of Calcutta Dear HRM Parents and Guardians, Happy Thanksgiving weekend to you, your family, and loved ones. We are so thankful for all of you and for the continued support and collaboration. We are truly blessed to have

UPDATE: HCDSB Schools will be OPEN on Monday, October 7th!

A provincial agreement has been made with CUPE! All HCDSB schools will remain OPEN to students and will be operating as usual. Thank you for your patience & understanding. See our updates for more information: bit.ly/HCDSB-LabourUpdates

Important Update: If CUPE Strike Proceeds, All HCDSB Schools will be CLOSED to Students

In the event of a full withdrawal of services by CUPE, schools will be closed to students on Monday, October 7th, and for the duration of the strike.​ ​ We regret that this decision will pose some challenges for parents and guardians who may have to find childcare arrangements, however closing schools is the only way

HRM Weekly Update- Oct. 7

“The best way to show my gratitude to God is to accept everything, even my problems, with joy.” ~ Blessed Teresa of Calcutta Dear HRM Parents and Guardians, Thank you to everyone for supporting Orange Shirt Day. It was wonderful to see so many of our students supporting such a great cause; Thank you to

Elementary School Cross Country Meets POSTPONED

The 2019-2020 Elementary School Cross Country Meets, originally scheduled to take place October 8, 9, and 10, 2019  will now take place on April 21, 22, and 23, 2020. This decision was made after careful consideration, and in the interest of ensuring we can provide supervision to allow for maximum participation of students with all

HRM Weekly Update-Sept.30

“Every single minute matters, every single child matters, every single childhood matters.” ~ Kailash Satyarthi Dear HRM Parents and Guardians, Thank you to our wonderful HRM community for all of your support with the Terry Fox Run. We appreciate your generosity and support. Together we can walk side by side to end cancer; Thank you

HCDSB Marks Rowan’s Law Day

On Wednesday, September 25, 2019, the Halton Catholic District School Board will be marking Rowan’s Law Day to raise awareness about concussions. What is a Concussion? A concussion is a brain injury that is caused by a blow to the head, face, neck, or body that can cause a sudden jarring of the head. Even what seems to be

HRM Weekly Update-Sept.23

“Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier.” ~ St. Teresa of Calcutta Dear HRM Parents and Guardians, Thank you to to all our Holy Rosary-Milton CES Families that were able to join us for our Curriculum Night – A Celebration of Learning on Thursday evening. If you

HRM Weekly Update- Sept.16

“To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven.” Ecclesiastes 3:1 Dear HRM Parents and Guardians, Thank you to our wonderful Halton Food for Thought Volunteers who have started their work and preparations. Special thanks to Mrs. Christie for facilitating and leading the program. The wonderful volunteers have

HRM Weekly Update- Week of September 9

“Let go of yesterday. Let today be a new beginning and be the best that you can, and you’ll get to where God wants you to be.”   Joel Osteen It has been a great first week back to school. We welcomed many new students in Junior Kindergarten and throughout the school. We remind students that “Every

Reporting Your Child’s Absence with SafeArrival

Our school offers an automated student attendance management system called SafeArrival, provided through SchoolMessenger®. The SafeArrival system is available 24/7, allowing you to report your child’s absence in one of three ways: using the SchoolMessenger® mobile app by logging into the SchoolMessenger® web site by calling into an interactive toll-free phone line at 1-844-445-4505 Click on the FAQ for more

PA Day Agenda- Monday September 16

PA Day Agenda – Monday September 16, 2019 9:00 am- meet in the library First Session- Unpacking the 3 Types of Assessment & their use- How do I use each type of assessment to drive my teaching? This will be focused on practical examples rather than theory. Staff will be divided into groups. Break Second

Welcome Back- HRM First Weekly Update for 2019-20 School Year

Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world ~ Nelson Mandela Welcome Back! Welcome back Holy Rosary-Milton Families. We are looking forward to the start of a new school year. The office is open this week at 8:30 a.m. for new registrations and for parents to drop off medical forms

Last Message of the School Year

“Remember the past with gratitude, live the present with enthusiasm, look forward to the future with confidence.” ~ Saint John Paul II Happy Summer Break! We would like to thank all our parents and students for a wonderful year at Holy Rosary-Milton Catholic Elementary School. We wish you a relaxing and restful summer break. Take

Report Card Reward!

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HRM Weekly Update- June 24

“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 Dear HRM parents and Guardians, Thank you to Mrs. Fernandes and her team for continuing to sell Ice-Dawgs and Freezies; Thank you

HRM Weekly Update- June17

“Let us love, not in word or speech, but in truth and action.” ~ 1 John 3:18 Dear HRM parents and Guardians, CONGRATULATIONS to our HRM System Track and Field finalist for an amazing morning on Monday with great results – check out our twitter site for the highlights! Thank you for the great turnout

Let Us Know What You Think!

In September, 2016, the Halton Catholic District School Board (HCDSB) launched a new multi-year plan. Focus on Our Students: Strategic Plan 2016-2021, provides direction that guides the decisions and actions that shape us as a school board – who we are, what we do, and why we do it. As the third year of this multi-year strategic plan

HRM Weekly Update- June10

“Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God.” ~ Matthew 5:9 Dear HRM parents and Guardians, Thank you to our Holy Rosary-Milton CES Track & Field Team and the coaches for an amazing day at the Milton Meet. Good luck to our students who will compete in the HCDSB system finals

School BBQ & Uniform Exchange

Please click End of Year BBQ (1) for more information. Thank you to our Catholic School Council for organizing this amazing community event!  Hope to see you all there.  

HRM Weekly Update- June 3

“We are not called by God to do extraordinary things, but to do ordinary things with extraordinary love.” ~ Jean Vanier Dear HRM parents and Guardians, Thank you to the Grade 3 and 6 teachers for all their work leading to EQAO testing. Thank you to all staff members who assisted with the delivery of

HRM Weekly Update- June3

“We are not called by God to do extraordinary things, but to do ordinary things with extraordinary love.” ~ Jean Vanier Dear HRM parents and Guardians, Thank you to the Grade 3 and 6 teachers for all their work leading to EQAO testing. Thank you to all staff members who assisted with the delivery of

HRM Weekly Update-May27

“Let all that you do be done in love.” ~ 1 Corinthians 16:14 Dear HRM parents and Guardians, Thank you to the Grade 3 and 6 teachers for all their work leading to EQAO testing; Thank you to the staff members who will be leading and supervising Grade 7 students during their Camp Trip. Wishing

Bishop Reding Summer Sports Camp INFO

BR Summer Sports Camp Flyer 2019 (click for general information) BR Summer Sports Camp Registration Form 2019 (click for registration form) Parent Consent Form Summer Camp – Day Trip (click for parent consent form) PLEASE NOTE:  Due to renovations at BR high school this summer, the camp will run at Guardian Angels Elementary School. 

HRM Weekly Update- May20

“Faith in action is love – and love in action is service.” ~ St. Teresa of Calcutta Dear HRM parents and Guardians, Thank you for to Miss Fernandes, Mrs. Wicks, Mr. Baillie, Mrs. Gallo, Mrs. Rehan, Mrs. Jackson, and Mrs. Vileneuve for leading the STC Open House on Thursday night; Thank you to Mrs. Skinner

HRM Weekly Update- May13

“Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.” ~ St. Teresa of Calcutta Dear HRM parents and Guardians, Thank you for all of your support with Catholic Education Week. We appreciate all of your support with the baskets, and for attending the different activities Thank you to Mrs.

Staff Appreciation Day – May 10, 2019

The Halton Catholic District School Board (HCDSB) celebrates Staff Appreciation Day on May 10, 2019! A day set aside to recognize the accomplishments and exceptional work of all 4600 employees in our schools and in our workplaces. Thank you to all HCDSB staff for going above and beyond to support our students and families. A

May Community Events

Our parent council would like you to know about the following Milton Events: Girls Inc. Youth Speakers’ Bureau on May 08, 2019 Start Date:Wednesday, 08 May 2019 End Date:Wednesday, 08 May 2019 Time:4:00 PM – 6:00 PM All ages: Free Location & VenueMilton Public Library 1010 Main Street East, Milton ON, L9T 6h7 Phone:905-875-2665  

HRM Weekly Update-May6

“At every moment in our life we have an opportunity to choose joy…”  ~ Henri J.M. Nouwen Dear HRM parents and Guardians, Thank you to everyone for your support with Daffodil- Yellow Day, your generosity is greatly appreciated. Special thanks to Mrs. Babin for leading this great initiative; Thank you for all of your support

HCDSB Celebrates Catholic Education Week!

HCDSB will be joining school boards across the province to celebrate Catholic Education Week from May 5 through May 10, 2019! Throughout the week, students, staff, parents and members of our community will participate in a variety of events and activities that showcase the importance of our Catholic schools. This year’s theme, ‘Living as Joyful Disciples’,

ABA Bonanza Day: June 11th

The Special Education Department is excited to announce the ABA for All Bonanza event running for one entire day in our school on Tuesday, June 11.  This event will showcase what we do in education to support the use of ABA Methodology, highlighting the collaboration of multiple disciplines (Behaviour Analysts, Itinerants, Child and Youth Counselors,

HRM Weekly Update- Apr.29

“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 Congratulations to our Grade 2 students who will receive the Sacrament of First Communion this Sunday; please keep them in your prayers. Congratulations to Eve Delanty for representing our

You’re invited to the INSPIRE AccessAbility Showcase!

We are thrilled to announce that HCDSB is hosting this year’s INSPIRE AccessAbility Showcase​. DATE:             Saturday, May 4, 2019 ​TIME:              11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. WHERE:         Jean Vanier Catholic Secondary School                         1145 Bronte Street South, Milton The showcase features profit, non-profit

HRM Weekly Update- Apr.21

“Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song.” ~ Pope John Paul II Dear HRM parents and Guardians, Happy Easter to you and your families. Thank you for all of your generosity and support during the blessed Lenten Season, especially with the Maryan Foundation Lenten Initiative Backpacks.

APRIL Community Events

Please see below for some exciting events in our community!  Once again thank you to our Parent Council for researching these great activities: Family Swim – April 17, 2019 Time: 10am-11am Location: Milton Sports Centre, 605 Santa Maria Blvd All Ages, Cost: $4.50, $3.15 children 6-17, $1.60 kids 0-5 Details: Play pool only. Children 14

Earth Week- Earth Angels

Holy Rosary’s very own Earth Angels Challenge our community to complete the following: Tupperware Tuesday-April 16 Tidy-up Wednesday-April 17 (on your own time try to pick up garbage that you see outside at recess, on your walk to and from school or around your house) Reusable Thursday-April 18 try to be as many reusable things

Church Youth Rally @ Bingeman Convention Center

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ Thank you again for your prayers for the youth of Milton and your support and encouragement. This year we had three Come and See events. We’ll be praying and preparing for more youth activities for the fall. We have one more event for youth this year. The Diocese of

EARTH WEEK- Lights Out Monday

Our HRM Earth Angels have designated Monday as “Lights Out Monday”. We challenge staff and students to try to go the whole day, or half the day, without turning on the lights. Not only does the sun provide us with Vitamin D, which helps improve skin and bone development, but exposure to sunlight is said

HRM Weekly Update- Apr.15

“For by grace you have been saved through faith and this is not you own doing; it is the gift of God”  ~ Ephesians 2:8 Dear HRM parents and Guardians, Thank you to all our volunteers – Catholic School Council members, Pizza Parents, Halton Food for Thought Snack Program, Pancake Tuesday, End of Year BBQ,

What is Holy Week?

This week is Holy Week, a most sacred time of year. We commemorate and remember the last week of Jesus’ life on earth. The season of Lent, the season of sacrifice and self-denial is about to come to an end. It begins with Palm Sunday. On Palm Sunday, we remember Jesus’ triumphant entry into Jerusalem,

April 12 PA Day Agenda

PA Day Agenda – Friday April 12, 2019 am- Professional Development focusing on Math lunch pm- Health & Safety Training

HRM Weekly Update- Apr.8

“Words which do not give the light of Christ increase the darkness.” ~ Mother Teresa Dear HRM parents and Guardians, Thank you to Mrs. Gilchrist, our Pathways Itinerant, for supporting our Intermediate students; Thank you for your support throughout this Lenten season – Please return all bags to the school; Thank you to Mrs. Cutrara

HRM Weekly Update- Apr. 1

“Help one another; this is what Jesus teaches us.” ~Pope Francis Dear HRM parents and Guardians, Thank you to Mrs. Aquilina for all her hard work and dedication as a Lunchtime Supervisor this year. We wish Mrs. Aquilina all the best! Welcome to Ms. Silva who is joining the HRM team as a lunchtime supervisor.

HRM Weekly Update- Mar.25

“Let us allow God to fill our hearts with his goodness and mercy.” ~Pope Francis Dear HRM parents and Guardians, Thank you to Mrs. Piazza for all her hard work and dedication as a Lunchtime Supervisor this year. We wish Mrs. Piazza all the best! Thank you for your continued support throughout this Lenten season

Holy Rosary Passion Play (Good Friday)- Actors Needed!

Holy Rosary Parish “First Annual Passion Play” Lent is a journey that moves us towards ‘The Cross’. GOA -Milton Chapter would like to invite you to walk this journey with them through their “First Annual Passion Play” at the Holy Rosary Parish Milton on April, 19th. Good Friday at 7:00 pm. Students from the “Family of

There’s Still Time to Register for Kindergarten!

Kindergarten is an exciting milestone for your child and for your family! We’re excited to let you know that registration is ongoing ~ there’s still time to register your child for Kindergarten for the 2019-2020 school year.  Our school offers a full-day, 2-year Kindergarten program to engage early learners through different kinds of play, and

World Down Syndrome Day: Thursday March 21

On Thursday March 21, we will be recognizing World Down Syndrome Day by encouraging our school community to wear colourful mismatched socks to start a conversation about diversity, uniqueness, inclusion and acceptance.  Rocking our colourful crazy socks will highlight that our differences are what make us all great!

SEA Technology Showcase Evenings!

We are excited to let you know that the Halton Catholic District School Board will be holding two upcoming information evenings about Special Education Assistive (SEA) Technology to enhance student learning! These information evenings are open to all parents, students and staff, and to those that currently use or may benefit from using SEA Technology:

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