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Parent Weekly Update October 26-30

Reminders & Information THANK YOU to our community for your generous donations for our Terry Fox Walk. Together we raised $840 for cancer research! Student Verification Form: Student Verification Forms were sent home today with each student. Please review the information to ensure we have accurate records at the school. Any corrections can be noted

Parent Weekly Update October 19-23

Reminders & Information: Staffing Update: We want to acknowledge and thank Mr. Gagliano, our Custodian, who is moving to a different school effective October 19th. Mr. Gagliano’s hard work and efforts over his time at Lumen Christi are appreciated and we will miss him! Learning Environment Cross Over: On Monday, October 19th there will be

Registration for Extended French Opens in November!

We are happy to announce that Lumen Christi Catholic Elementary School will offer the Extended French Program for the 2021-2022 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. How

Parent Weekly Update October 12-16, 2020

Reminders & Information: Thanksgiving Holiday: Monday, October 12th is Thanksgiving Day and there is no school on that day. We look forward to welcoming our students back on Tuesday, October 13th. Sacrament Information for Grades 2, 3, 7: Please note that St. Benedict’s Parish is not handing out any forms for Sacraments at this time.

Parent Weekly October 5-9, 2020

Reminders & Information COVID-19 Reminders: 1) As a reminder each family should be conducting daily self-screening looking for potential symptoms. If your child(ren) have a symptom you are encouraged to use the Ontario School Screening Tool which was updated October 1st and can be accessed using this link: https://covid-19.ontario.ca/school-screening/. As a reminder, if your child

Hispanic Heritage Month

October is the designated Hispanic Heritage Month in Ontario. The Hispanic community is one of the fastest growing communities in the province, with Ontario being home to more than 400,000 first-second and third-generation Canadians of Hispanic origin. At the Halton Catholic District School Board, our largest newcomer population is Hispanic! Each year, during the month of

HCDSB Celebrates Islamic History Month

In 2007, the Parliament of Canada proclaimed October as Canadian Islamic History Month in recognition of the significant contributions the Muslim community has made to Canadian society. Muslim-Canadians contribute to the prosperity and heritage of our country through their outstanding achievements in many fields, including literature, mathematics, science, sports and the arts. Islamic History Month gives

HCDSB Marks Rowan’s Law Day

On Wednesday, September 30, 2020, 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

Parent Weekly Update September 28th – October 2

Reminders & Information: ORANGE SHIRT DAY: On September 30th we will participate in Orange Shirt Day. This is an opportunity to recognize the harm residential schools did to children’s sense of selfesteem and wellbeing. This day also honours those that survived, remembers those who did not, and recognizes the ongoing effects of intergenerational trauma. Wearing

Parent Weekly Update September 21-25, 2020

THANK YOU to our community – staff, parents and students – for your cooperation and support in following our new protocols and routines. We are in this together and the patience and support is much appreciated. Reminders & Information: Family Information and Consent Packages: A reminder to please complete the Family Information and Consent packages