Highlights for this week…
Cancelled – One Day Strike – Tuesday, February 25, 2020
There IS SCHOOL for students on Tuesday, February 25, 2020. Please reference the link on the Board’s website for the latest updates from the Board on the Labour Negotiations: bit.ly/HCDSB-LabourUpdates
Shrove Tuesday Pancakes!
Thank you to the OLVSC and parent volunteers who will gather early Tuesday morning to prepare and flip pancakes as the healthy mid-morning snack for Shrove Tuesday.
Ash Wednesday Liturgy
The grade 4 students will lead the school community in our Ash Wednesday liturgy at 10:00 a.m. in the gym on February 26, 2020. Parents and family members are welcome to join us and to receive ashes as we begin the season of Lent with prayers, alms, and fasting.
Grade 2 Sacrament of Reconciliation
Grade 2 students received the Sacrament of Reconciliation at 9:30 a.m. at the Holy Rosary Parish on Saturday, February 22, 2020. The students were reverent and respectful and we are very proud of them! Thank you Mrs. Johnston, Mrs. Martini, Mrs. Rademeyer, Mrs. Curly and to the parents for all your hard work and support to prepare the students.
LET’S CELEBRATE READING!!!! DRESS AS YOUR FAVOURITE BOOK CHARACTER AND ENJOY A VISIT FROM AN AUTHOR AND WAIT TO SEE IF YOUR NAME IS DRAWN!!!! IT IS ALL COMING SOON! FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2020…OUR READ-A-THON WRAP UP!!!
STUDENT TRACKING FORMS ARE DUE WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2020 TO GET YOUR RAFFLE TICKETS – ALL STUDENT RAFFLE TICKETS WILL BE ENTERED IN THE GRAND PRIZE DRAW FOR TWO RAPTORS TICKETS (golds) FOR MARCH 30 GAME OR TWO TFC TICKETS OR 4 MARLIES PACK
STUDENT DRAWS WILL TAKE PLACE ON FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 28.
DONATIONS AND ENVELOPES ARE DUE WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2020 IN ORDER FOR DONORS WHO GAVE IN INCREMENTS OF $20 TO BE ENTERED INTO THE DRAW FOR TWO LEAFS TICKETS (golds) FOR MARCH 23 GAME THIS DRAW WILL TAKE PLACE ON FRIDAY FEBRUARY 28 AND WINNER WILL BE NOTIFIED.
IMPORTANT!!!***WE NEED ENVELOPES FOR DONOR INFO TO CONTACT WINNERS*** PLEASE REMEMBER TO RETURN THE PLEDGE ENVELOPES TO ENSURE DONORS GET THEIR BALLOTS FOR LEAF TICKETS. IF YOU USED SCHOOLCASH ONLINE WE STILL NEED THE PLEDGE ENVELOPES FOR THE CONTACT INFORMATION TO NOTIFY WINNERS.
M. Morrissey, Principal