Weekly Update

Weekly Update November 23, 2020

It is vital that when educating our children’s brains, we do not neglect to educate their HEARTS. ~ Dalai Lama Keeping Our Community Safe Please remember to do the following daily: monitor your children for symptoms of Covid-19 and keep them home from school when they do not feel well – for more information visit: My

Weekly Update November 16, 2020

Every thought you produce, anything you say, any action you do, it bears your signature. ~ Thich Nhat Hanh Late Arrivals Due to the drastically increasing number of Covid-19 cases, the Public Health Department has asked that we be especially diligent at not allowing students from different classes to mix. As part of our Safe

Weekly Update November 9, 2020

They gave their tomorrow so we cold have our today…Lest We Forget Remembrance Day Service We will have a pre-recorded Remembrance Day service on Wednesday, November 11th at 10:50 AM. Our Grade 3 students will be leading this service. Students who are members of the Girl Guides and Scouting Movement (e.g. Sparks, Beavers, Brownies, etc.) are

Weekly Update November 2nd, 2020

All Souls Day – November 2 Jesus, Dear Savior, on this day we prayerfully remember all our loved ones who have died. Please give them comfort and hope and may they be at peace, knowing they will rest in God’s arms eternally. Thank you for our memories of them and for the good times we

Weekly Update October 26th

For it is in giving that we receive. Francis of Assis Boogie-A-Thon Fundraiser We have already made it to $10, 000, and are two-thirds of the way to our fundraising goal! Thank you to everyone who has already contributed! Congratulations to Brian in Mr. Scott’s class who is the winner of our Early Bird Draw!

Weekly Update October 19, 2020

There is no way to happiness – happiness is the way. Thich Nhat Hanh Transition Day Welcome back to our students who are returning from the Virtual School this Monday ~ we are excited to see you in person. Please know we will greatly miss our students who are transitioning from in-person to virtual school

Weekly Update October 12, 2020

Give thanks to the Lord for He is good; His love endures forever. Psalm 107:1 Thanksgiving Liturgy – Oct. 9th On Friday, October 9th, we had a special Thanksgiving Liturgy with our students. Due to our current situation, we couldn’t gather as an assembly, therefore we broadcasted our Liturgy into the classrooms through TEAMs. We

Weekly Update October 5, 2020

Gratitude can transform common days into thanksgivings, turn routine jobs into joy, and change ordinary opportunities into blessings. William Arthur Ward New Changes to the COVID-19 Screening Tool for Children On October 1, 2020, the Ontario government released changes to the COVID-19 School Screening Tool used to monitor for signs and symptoms of COVID-19 in children. The

Weekly Update September 28, 2020

Start by doing what is necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible. Francis of Assisi Covid Update As you know, we had our first positive case of Covid-19 in our school. On the advice of Halton Public Health, in an abundance of caution, we have isolated the students in the

Weekly Update September 21, 2020

Education is about two things – teaching young people to create opportunity for themselves and teaching them to do that work responsibly – with respect to our environment and to the myriad communities of people that share our planet. Cornelius Minor New COVID-19 Self-Assessment Tool The Ontario government released a new online screening tool for