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Parent Weekly Update January 25-29, 2021

THANK YOU: We continue to thank our staff, students and parents for another successful week of virtual learning. We know that virtual online learning has been a big shift and has impacted your families. We continue to appreciate everyone’s positive attitude, patience and kindness. We will continue to support each other because We are Lumen Christi

Parent Weekly Update January 18th to 22nd

THANK YOU to our staff, students and parents for another successful week of virtual learning. We know that virtual online learning has been a big shift and has impacted your families. We continue to appreciate everyone’s positive attitude, patience and kindness. We will continue to support each other because We are Lumen Christi and We

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World Religion Day

“The different religions, based on their respect for each human person as a creature called to be a child of God, contribute significantly to building fraternity and defending justice in society.” (Pope Francis, Fratelli Tutti) The third Sunday in January is annually observed as World Religion Day. This year, it falls on Sunday, January 17, 2021.   World Religion Day was

Parent Weekly Update January 11-15, 2021

THANK YOU to our staff, students and parents for a successful week of virtual learning. We want to recognize the extra efforts and enthusiasm of our staff for pivoting quickly and effectively to the virtual learning environment. We also want to thank our parents who have supported, coached and monitored the learning of your children.

Update! Advanced Kindergarten Registration

Kindergarten is an exciting milestone for your child and for your family! Our school offers a full-day, 2-year Kindergarten program, designed to engage curious early learners through different kinds of play, that help children learn how to reason and problem-solve as they interact with one another. When Can My Child Begin Kindergarten? To register your

Provincial Announcement: Teacher-Led Remote Learning Extends Until January 25, 2021

On Thursday, January 7, 2021, the Ontario government announced the extension of teacher-led remote learning until January 25, 2021 for elementary students. Secondary students will continue to participate in remote learning until January 25th. Read more in the online News Release. Expectations for Elementary Schools Elementary schools will be closed for in-person learning between January 4-22, 2021.  Beginning

Parent Night – Save the Date

We are excited to share that we have a virtual guest speaker coming to Lumen Christi on January 25th! Sara Westbrook will speak to our Kindergarten to Grade 8 classes during the school day and is presenting to our parent community at night. The link for this virtual event will be sent out closer to

Accessing Your Online Learning Platform

Many students and families were having trouble accessing the log-in page to the online learning platforms on our new HCDSB website. The access points for all three learning platforms – D2L (Brightspace),  Office 365 and Google Classroom, are available on the HCDSB Learn at Home website here: https://learnathome.hcdsb.org/remote-learning-platforms/

Parent Weekly Update January 4-8, 2021

Welcome Back and Happy New Year! We hope you and your families had a healthy and blessed holiday. The break provided a good chance to rest, recharge and be ready for all that 2021 has to offer. Even though we are returning to school remotely we know that this will be a great start to

All Schools Moving to Teacher-Led Remote Learning on January 4, 2021

On Monday, December 21, 2020, the Premier of Ontario announced that at 12:01 a.m. on December 26, 2020, our province will enter a period of additional public health restrictions and protocols to help curb the spread of COVID-19. Read the News Release here. One of these protocols is related to schools, and requires all publicly funded