As the nights begin to get shorter and cooler, September approaches and with it another exciting school year! The first day of school for all students in grades 1-8 is Tuesday, September 5th, 2017.
Kindergarten interviews will take place on Tuesday and Wednesday, September 5th and 6th, 2017. All Year 2 students will begin school on Thursday, September 7th while our Year 1 students will have a staggered entry on Thursday, September 7th and Friday, September 8th.
Beginning Friday, September 1st, 2017, after 9:00 a.m., you will be able to access information about your child(ren)’s class placement. This information will be available on the Board’s website at: www.hcdsb.org. Please click on “Elementary Class Placements” from the homepage which will then direct you to the school listing page. Once you have arrived on this page, please click “St. Andrew” and follow the link on the top right hand corner to “Class Placements”. In order to access this information, you will need to have your child’s Ontario Education Number (OEN), which you can find on his or her report card.
The school office will be open to the public as of Monday, August 28th, 2017 at 8:30 a.m. If your child has a life-threatening allergy and/or any other serious medical condition, please call the school to make an appointment with Mrs. Williams or Mrs. Boulos to discuss your child’s profile and to provide updated medical forms prior to the first day of school.
Lastly, transportation information for bus students will be available at www.haltonbus.ca. To access this information, you will need your child’s Ontario Education Number (OEN). Forms for Courtesy Seating are available at the school office.
Together with over 90 other schools in Halton, St. Andrew staff and students will be participating in Halton Food For Thought’s “The Big Crunch” on October 26th. Our Student Ambassador’s will lead a short assembly in the gym, along with a special presenter, focusing on healthy eating. Our staff and students will participate with a synchronized “Big Crunch” into a healthy apple donated by a local Ontario farmer.
Thank you Halton Food For Thought for your apple donation!
All parents and guardians are welcome to attend.