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Update #6: All HCDSB Schools will CLOSED to Students on Tues., February 4, 2020​

The Ontario English Catholic Teachers’ Association (OECTA) announced today that they will hold a one-day, province-wide full withdrawal of services on Tuesday, February 4, 2020. As OECTA represents all of our HCDSB elementary and secondary school teachers, a full withdrawal of services would mean that no instruction would take place in any of our classrooms. This poses significant

Weekly Update January 27

Family Literacy Day – Monday January 27 Family Literacy Day takes place every January 27th to raise awareness about the importance of reading and engaging in other literacy-related activities as a family. Since 1999, thousands of schools, libraries, literacy organizations and other community groups have taken part in the initiative. It is important to model and show

Potential French Immersion Expansion & Boundary Changes

At the January 21st Board Meeting, the Halton Catholic District School Board (HCDSB) Board of Trustees considered a motion to expand the French Immersion Program beginning in the 2020-21 school year. Trustees deferred making a decision until the February 18, 2020 Board Meeting, in order to allow time to share this information with all parents who

Session 2 Kernels Popcorn

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Let’s Stay Healthy & Wash Our Hands

It’s that time of year where we need to take extra care to stay healthy. Frequent hand-washing is one of the simplest — and most effective — ways to prevent the spread of germs. Remind your child to wash his or her hands: Before eating food After using the toilet After blowing his or her

Weekly Update January 20

  Thank you to our Grade One staff and students who organized and led our New Years Liturgy. We are so proud of how thoughtfully you led us in prayer.  We also want to recognize the talents of our Music Ministry and express our appreciation to our parents and family members who were able to

Update #5: All HCDSB Schools CLOSED to Students on Tues. January 21, 2020

On January 13, 2020, the Ontario Catholic Teachers’ Association (OECTA), representing Catholic teachers across the province, gave notice that they will hold a one-day, province-wide full withdrawal of services (strike) on Tuesday, January 21, 2020. As OECTA represents all of our HCDSB elementary and secondary school teachers, a full withdrawal of services would mean that

We Are Excited to Welcome Your Child to Kindergarten!

Kindergarten is an exciting milestone for your child and for your family! Our school offers a full-day, 2-year Kindergarten program, designed to engage curious early learners through different kinds of play, that help children learn how to reason and problem-solve as they interact with one another. When Can My Child Begin Kindergarten? To register your

Update #4: OECTA Announces One-Day Strike on Tues. Jan 21, 2020

The Ontario English Catholic Teachers’ Association (OECTA), representing Catholic teachers in Ontario, announced today that they will hold a one-day, province-wide full withdrawal of services on Tuesday, January 21, 2020. We are currently gathering information and will follow up with parents and guardians as soon as we have more to share. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

Weekly Update January 13

  Thank you to our St. Benedict community for an amazing transition back to school.  Please join us this week for our New Year Liturgy, on Thursday, January 16th at 9:45am, to celebrate and pray for all our blessings of 2020.  We are still collecting unwrapped TOYS FOR SICK KIDS HOSPITAL.  This Thursday will be