Elementary Vice-Principal


Elementary Vice-Principal

Public Health School-based Program Updates and COVID-19 Resources

As we move into Phase 2 of reopening the province, please find a few public health updates. Role of Public Health in School Re-opening On June 19, 2020, the Ontario government released its safety plan and approach for the resumption of classes for the 2020-21 school year. As you know, school boards have been asked

Weekly Update June 15

This year, we are celebrating our Graduating class in a very unique way. We are thankful to our staff, parents and the community for supporting our efforts and students this year. A special thank you to Ms. Herder, Mme. McGowan, Mrs. Skradski-Ouellette and Mrs. Silva for all their time and creativity with planning a special

Weekly Update June 8

Resources to Support Conversations with Children on Race, Racism and Inclusion https://www.embracerace.org/resources/childrens-books https://www.tvo.org/article/how-to-talk-to-your-kids-about-racism?utm_source=citc&utm_medium=citc&utm_campaign=citc CBC website prepares a resource specifically for children: https://www.cbc.ca/kidsnews/post/why-has-the-death-of-george-floyd-sparked-protests Mental Health And Well Being Retrieval of Belongings/Return of Items Parents will be able to retrieve their child(ren)’s belongings and return school items during the last week of school on an assigned day

Weekly Update June 1

Yesterday started Mr. Guerin’s Fundraiser journey for the HCCEF by walking 24km in 24 hours. Today he dedicates his day to praying the Rosary with the St. Benedict Community at sunrise, noon and sunset. Tomorrow, Mr. Guerin will be fasting for 24 hours. We ask that you pray for him and consider donating to support

Weekly Update May 25

HCCEF Fast Fundraiser Mr. Guerin has committed to supporting the Halton Catholic Children’s Education Foundation this year. This organization has supported the St. Benedict community to date with over $5500. The HCCEF have helped 35 families and 60 students in our school community. In turn, we would like to support this organization with your help.

Weekly Update May 11

Today we honour all the special women in our lives for Mother’s Day. As we enter the second week in May, we also pay tribute to Jesus’ Holy Mother, Our Mother Mary. From Mary we learn to trust, when all hope seems gone. Mary teaches us to surrender to God’s will in all things, loving


The St. Benedict staff miss our students and community so much. We wanted to let you all know that we are praying for you, thinking of you daily, and know that we are here for you – you can always Lean on US. CLICK HERE TO VIEW STAFF VIDEO

Weekly Update: Catholic Education Week May 3-9

Catholic Education Week Prayer 2020 Loving God,You sent your Son, Jesus, to be our hope. We feel his promised Spirit at work within us; We recognize his risen presence among us as we gather in his name in prayer, and celebrate the Eucharist. He is the hope which inspires us to share as members of

Weekly Update Apr. 27

As a staff, we continue to virtually meet everyday to pray that all of our families are healthy and safe. During these challenging times, we call on our faith to support our fears, thoughts and steps forward. Together, we will get through this. Together, we can make plans that work for your family, during these