Weekly Update

Weekly Update – April 13, 2020

Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song. ~ Pope John Paul II Update on Teacher-Led Distance Learning Thank you for your continued support this past week as we moved to Distance Learning. Our goal was to welcome everyone into the virtual classroom environment and re-establish the

Weekly Update April 6, 2020

I am less likely to deny my suffering when I learn how God uses it to mold me and draw me closer to him. I will be less likely to see my pains as interruptions to my plans and more able to see them as the means for God to make me ready to receive

A Message to Our St. Andrew Community

Hello to all of our students and their families. We miss seeing your faces, hearing your laughter, listening to your stories, and being with you. We are working hard to reach out and connect with you during this time while we need to be physically apart. We know our students rely on their teachers for

Weekly Update March 9, 2020

“Lent is a good time for sacrificing. Let us deny ourselves something everyday to help others.” ~ Pope Francis Lenten Challenge We hope our families are all enjoying our Lenten Challenge, “Come to the Table”. During this Lenten Season, we have committed to eating 20 meals together as a family in 40 days without the

Weekly Update March 2nd, 2020

“Have patience with all things, but first of all with yourself.” ~ St. Francis de Sales Come to the Table We are excited to see how many families have already sent in their Family Commitment forms to participate in our Lenten Initiative. We are challenging families to eat 20 meals together without electronic devices or

Weekly Update February 24, 2020

The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character – that is the goal of education ~ Martin Luther King, Jr. Black History Month As we come to an end of another Black History Month at St. Andrew School, we realize that our diversity is a

Weekly Update February 17, 2020

You must never be fearful about what you are doing when it is right ~ Rosa Parks Family Day – February 17 A reminder that Monday, February 17th is a holiday. Please enjoy your time with your family! All Schools Closed on Friday, February 21st – Labour Negotiations Update It was announced that on Friday, February

Weekly Update February 10, 2020

My humanity is bound up in yours, for we can only be human together.” ~ Desmond Tutu Black History Month We are blessed at St. Andrew School to be enriched by a culturally diverse community. During the month of February, we enjoy learning about the legacy of Black Canadians, both past and present, and honour

Weekly Update February 3, 2020

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.” -Martin Luther King, Jr. Black History Month Every February, the staff and students at St. Andrew School participate in Black History Month. It is a time for us to celebrate the many achievements and contributions

Weekly Update January 27, 2020

The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall. ~ Nelson Mandela Family Engagement Night Thank you to all of the families who came out to join us at our Family STEAM Night. We had a wonderful time igniting curiosity in kids and parents alike. Thank you