Announcements

OLV Health and Safety Protocols 2020-2021

Please check your School Messenger email for a detailed copy of the OLV Health and Safety Protocols 2020-2021 for the September 2020 Reopening. Please take time to review the information regarding: Kiss “n” Ride Daily Schedules for staggered recesses and lunches Entrance and Exit Protocols Pavement Zones for recesses to maintain physical distancing between cohorts.  Masks, Physical

September Reopening: Kindergarten

Virtual Interviews The Kindergarten Team at OLV will be using Microsoft Teams to host your virtual interviews. Dates: Tuesday, September 8 OR Wednesday, September 9Time: 10 minute time slotThe individual time slot for your family will be provided in a separate e-mail. The e-mail with the link to the Teams meeting and individual time slot

September 2020 Reopening

Class Placements On Saturday, September 5 at 12 noon, parents will be able to access the class placement for student(s)’ using the OEN number located on the top right corner of the Report card. Go to the Board’s website to enter your student(s)’ OEN number. Look on the right hand sidebar of the website for

Gradual Return to School for Elementary Students

To help ease the transition for our students, and ensure a safe and healthy return for all, the first day of school will be delayed, and we will be implementing a gradual (staggered) return to class for our elementary students, beginning Wednesday, September 9th. All students in Grades 1-8 will begin instruction on Monday, September 14th.

Return to School Plan & Survey Now OPEN

The Return to School Plan is now available for review on HCDSB’s Return to School website: http://bit.ly/HCDSB-ReturntoSchool. Please note that information and updates will continue to be added to this website as they become available.  Parents may also find it helpful to review the FAQs on our website for more information about the return to school. NEW UPDATE: At the Special Board Meeting held

Ministry of Education Releases Guide for Safe Reopening of Schools in September

On Thursday, July 30, 2020, the Minister of Education announced that all elementary students (Kindergarten to Grade 8) will return to school in September, 2020.  This means in-class instruction with enhanced health and safety protocols.  Multiple strategies will be employed to ensure our schools are healthy and safe for students and staff, including: Self screening  Adapted school

Return to School Options ~ We Want Your Feedback

In preparation for the return to school, we are taking into consideration what the current COVID-19 situation may look like in September by planning for all potential scenarios.  As we await further direction from the Ministry of Education, we are seeking parent feedback about some of the options we are considering.  Let Us Know What

Elementary Report Card Access – Email Service Currently DOWN

Elementary report cards are being sent now through email. SchoolMessenger is DOWN across Canada – parents who try to access the report card will receive an error message. SchoolMessenger is working to fix this issue. If you are not able to open your child’s report card, please try again later. Thank you for your patience

June 8 – 12 Updates

Highlights for this week… HCCEF Annual Fundraiser – 24 Hour Fast There is still time until June 30 to support the OLV Wolverine Team to raise money and awareness for the Halton Catholic Childrens’ Education Foundation (HCCEF). The Foundation met its goal and raised $25, 000 during its annual fundraiser – 24 Hour Fast on