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Poinsettia Sale

This holiday season Catholic School Council will be hosting a Poinsettia Sale to raise funds for the school.  What a great way to kick off the holiday decorating season with these beautiful poinsettias! Several sizes are available to choose from and order forms went out this week to each family. Orders are due no later

Keeping Christ in Christmas Student Contest!

With Christmas just around the corner, the Halton Catholic District School Board will once again be running its Keeping Christ in Christmas student contest! This year, the contest will be open for entries from November 8 through December 2, 2019. Students are asked to submit work that best describes the theme of the contest, Keeping Christ in Christmas,

HCDSB Recognizes Indigenous Awareness Month

November is the designated Indigenous Awareness Month at the Halton Catholic District School Board (HCDSB). This month, and throughout the school year, students and staff will acknowledge the contributions and legacy of First Nation, Métis and Inuit peoples in Canada. Indigenous Awareness Month is an opportunity to honour and recognize the unique heritage, diverse cultures, and strength of present-day

Hallowe’en Dance-A-Thon!

Our students will be participating in our Hallowe’en Dance-A-Thon! This day will provide everyone with the opportunity to dance, exercise, have fun and raise money to support our student activities. Students will dance to music provided by our disc jockey according to the set schedule that will be shared on Monday. Students may wear Hallowe’en costumes that do

Registration for Extended French Opens in November!

We are happy to announce that Our Lady of Peace Catholic Elementary School 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

HCDSB Celebrates 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! This month, HCDSB recognizes the dynamic

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

OLP Embodies the Ontario Catholic School Graduate Expectations!

This year at OLP we are working on demonstrating the Ontario Catholic School Graduate Expectations (OCSGE). We will focus on a new OCGSE every few months, and in each classroom educators will present an award to the student who best exemplifies the expectation. As well, we have changed our “Attitude of Gratitude” Awards to more

Corn Roast and Meet & Greet

We will celebrate coming together as a school community with our Corn Roast and Meet & Greet on Wednesday, September 18 at 5:30 pm. Come out and enjoy free food and entertainment! Then meet your children’s educators through classroom visits and presentations between 7 and 8 pm. This is a wonderful opportunity to ask questions about