Weekly Update

Weekly Update for June 1

Grade 8 Ottawa Trip Refunds Families of Grade 8 students who had been planning to attend the Ottawa Trip in March should have received their refund cheques in the mail this week. If you haven’t received it by the end of next week, please let Mrs. Dore-Anderson know at dorer@hcdsb.org. Parents and guardians also had

Weekly Update for May 25

School Closure Extension On Tuesday, May 19, the Ministry of Education announced that it is extending the school closure period for all students for the remainder of the 2019-2020 school year. This decision has been made as a safety precaution to protect our students and help minimize the spread of COVID-19 in our community.  Consequently,

Weekly Update for May 18

Victoria Day – Holiday Monday Students and educators will not be expected to engage in distance-led teacher learning on Monday. Educators will adjust the assignments accordingly to take the shortened week into account. We hope that you and your family enjoy a safe and relaxing long weekend! Literacy and Numeracy Summer Programs for Students in

Weekly Update for May 11

Thank you! Thank you so much for all of the notes, photos, videos, Tweets, and messages you shared with the staff for our HCDSB Staff Appreciation Day today. There were smiles – and a few tears! – when people saw what had been posted and shared. You truly made them feel appreciated, and they can’t

Weekly Update for May 4

Class Placement 2020-2021 – Due Monday Please note that the deadline for letting Mrs. Dore-Anderson know through email at dorer@hcdsb.org about any extenuating circumstances that may affect your child’s class placement for the 2020-2021 school year is Monday, May 4, 2020. Please review the letter sent via email on Monday, April 20 and attached below for more information

Weekly Update for April 27

Monday’s PA Day CANCELLED In light of the current school closures the professional Activity (P.A.) Day originally scheduled for Monday, April 27, 2020 has been CANCELLED. This means that Monday will revert to an instructional day, and your child(ren)’s educators will be available on that day to provide distance instruction as they have for the past few weeks. Grade 7 School-based

Weekly Update for April 20

Update on Refunds We are in the process of refunding costs of any upcoming trips or lunch programs, beginning with milk, that were paid through School Cash Online. If you paid through cash or cheque, we will issue a reimbursement once our school re-opens. Please note that Lunchbox Orders will be working directly with parents

Weekly Update for April 13

Happy Easter! Thank you to everyone who participated generously in our Lenten Initiatives both face-to-face and online. Your solidarity and financial support was appreciated by the members of our community with personal connections to our causes and to the organizations we supported. We hope that you had time to gather in prayer in your household

Weekly Update for April 6

Celebrating Holy Week Although we are not able to celebrate Holy Week together as a school community this year, we encourage you to celebrate this most sacred time with your family. The Diocese of Hamilton has a list of parishes celebrating Masses online here: https://hamiltondiocese.com/news/2020/April/online-masses-and-resources The Diocese has also prepared a Holy Week Resource for

Weekly Update for March 2

Prayer Leaders: Mrs. Connor’s Grade 5&6s Grade 7 Immunizations – Tuesday Our Grade 7s will be receiving their next round of scheduled immunizations on Tuesday. Public Speaking – Wednesday Join us for our public speaking competition on Wednesday afternoon at 1 pm in the gym. Labour Negotiations Update Our school will be CLOSED to students on Thursday, March 5,