Owens, Donna


Elementary Vice-Principal

Weekly Update: April 19 – 23

Dear Parents and Guardians: We hope that you were able to enjoy your time with your family. As you are aware, school will be resuming this week on a remote basis. Monday, April 19th will be a day of transition for classes that were in school prior to the break. Classes for in-school students will

Weekly Update: April 5 – April 9

Dear Parents and Guardians: We wish you and your families a blessed Easter. As per the government announcement, we will continue with in-school learning on Tuesday, April 6th. Enjoy your 4-day break. We encourage all to continue to follow government advisories and to complete and follow the daily school self-screening. World Autism Awareness Day World Autism

Weekly Update: March 29 – April 2

Dear Parents and Guardians: Today we enter into the holiest week of our Church calendar. Classes will participate in a school-wide virtual liturgy on Holy Thursday. We encourage you to refer to Holy Rosary Parish for mass times during the Sacred Triduum. Please remember that there is no school on Good Friday or Easter Monday.

Weekly Update March 22 – 26

Dear Parents and Guardians: Thank you for continuing to complete the daily self-screening with your children. Students exhibiting symptoms of Covid-19 as well as their siblings will be sent home from school unless they are a result of a previously diagnosed condition. Remember to send children to school with at least one spare mask so

Weekly Update March 15 – 19

Dear Parents and Guardians: Thank you for continuing to complete the Daily Self Screening with children prior to their coming to school each day. Please continue to report absences daily. We remind families to check the weather daily and ensure children have the necessary outerwear. The temperatures can vary greatly from day to day. Please

HCCF 24 Hour Fast

Our faith guides us to help our neighbours in need. “….whatever you do for the least of these, my brothers and sisters, you do for me…” Matthew 25:40 This Lent, St. Anthony of Padua will be taking part in HCCF 24 Hour Fast between March 30 and March 31. Fasting will connect us to our neighbours who are

Weekly Update March 8 – 12

Dear Parents and Guardians As we enter the third week of Lent, we prepare for our Lord’s Resurrection at Easter through prayer, fasting and almsgiving. As described last week, our Lenten initiative this year is to participate in the 24 Hour Fast for HCCF from March 30 – 31st. Staff, students and parents are encouraged

Weekly Update: March 1 – 5

Dear Parents and Guardians: We send good wishes to all our families as we enter the second week of Lent. Lent is a time of prayer, fasting, and alms-giving. As our Lenten initiative for this year, we are asking our St. Anthony of Padua community to participate and pledge support of the HCCF 24 Hour

Weekly Update: Feb. 22 – Feb. 26

Dear Parents and Guardians: We would like to thank you for your ongoing cooperation in following the protocols around Covid-19, mandated by the Ministry of Health. As per the e-mail that was sent home by the HCDSB this week, it is mandatory that students stay home and self-isolate if they have one or more recognized

Weekly Update: Feb. 15 -19

Dear Parents and Guardians: We would like to send a welcome to those students who are returning to in-school learning on Tuesday. We also send our best wishes to those who are transferring to virtual learning. You will be missed. We wish you all a safe and happy Family Day on February 15th and remind