Weekly Update

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

Weekly Update September 14, 2020

Just try new things. Don’t be afraid. Step out of your comfort zones and soar, all right? Michelle Obama Thank You! A big thank you to our parents, students and staff for working together to ensure a safe start to our school year. We are so grateful to all of our parents – what wonderful

Weekly Update September 7, 2020

Children must be taught how to think, not what to think. Margaret Mead Gradual Return to School As you know, the first day of instruction for students (originally planned for Tuesday, September 8, 2020) has been delayed until Wednesday, September 9, 2020. We will transition into the new school year by bringing Grade 1-8 students back

Weekly Update August 31, 2020

We choose hope over fear. We see the future not as something out of our control, but as something we can shape for the better through concerted and collective effort.” Barak Obama Students Attending Face-to-Face As per the email you received from our Director, Mr. Pat Daly, the decision was made to have a staggered