Week at a Glance

Weekly Update Jan. 11th

Student Attendance during remote learning: During this period of remote learning, we continue to promote regular attendance, as it is important for students to remain engaged in their learning so they can stay on top of the curriculum and feel more connected to their peers while our school is closed.  As noted in PPM 164: Requirements

Weekly Update Jan. 4th

We wish you and your families all the prayers, love and blessings for 2021. As we begin 2021 together, we are reminded of the exceptional times we are in. We are called, once again, to “lean in” on each other to navigate online learning, our health and new protocols to keep us all safe. We

Weekly Update Dec. 14

We thank Father Jim and Mlle Carroll’s class for leading our Advent Liturgy this week. Thank you to all our families who joined us for our amazing Christmas Kahoot Night! A special thank you to Ms. Mifsud, Ms. Maciel and Mrs. Oudesluys for organizing and hosting such a special evening. Thank you to all our

Weekly Update Dec. 7

Advent Liturgy Mme. Carroll’s morning class and Father Jim Petrie will be leading us in our Advent Liturgy on Wednesday. We look forward to virtually celebrating as a school and community. Change to Learning Environment Form-CLOSES MONDAY On Monday, November 30, 2020, the survey to change your child’s learning environment was sent out to let

Weekly Update Nov. 30

International Day of Persons with Disabilities The United Nations has proclaimed that December 3rd as the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, and beginning this year, HCDSB will recognize and celebrate board-wide an annual weeklong initiative to build system awareness and education. The international theme for this year is “Not All Disabilities are Visible”. At

Weekly Update Nov. 23

Daily Self-Assessment of COVID-19 Symptoms Staff are to monitor self and students for signs/symptoms of COVID-19.  All Staff and students who are experiencing new or worsening symptoms consistent with COVID- 19 must go home/stay at home and seek appropriate medical attention as required, including getting tested for COVID-19. Take the October 1st Update – COVID-19

Weekly Update Nov. 16

Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week (Nov. 15-21) Ontario has designated November 15 – 21, 2020 as Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week to help promote safe schools and a positive learning environment. During Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week Ontario students, school staff and parents are encouraged to learn more about bullying and its effect on student

Weekly Update Oct. 26

Promoting Well-Being HALLOWEEN DANCE-A-THON To donate please use this link: http://hcdsb.schoolcashonline.com/Fee/Details/269/6/false /true?fundDestination=ST.%20BENEDICT Red Cross Stay Safe Course (Ages 9-13) Online-Red-Cross-Stay-Safe-Course-FlyerDownload Update from Public Health- School Immunization Program Planning for school-based vaccine clinics for the 2020-2021 school year continues. This will include current grade 7 students, as well as current grade 8 students that missed their

Weekly Update Oct. 19

Our Virtual Trivia Disney Night- DATE CHANGE PLEASE NOTE: You must use a HCDSB office 365 account (your child’s) with the Teams Link we send out on Tuesday. Halloween Planning This week, you will be receiving information about our Halloween Dance-A-Thon. As we prepare, please read carefully below: Halloween is a great time to dress

Weekly Update Oct. 12

With our new health and safety protocols, we celebrated our Thanksgiving Liturgy over the PA system this morning. Staff and students listened and prayed from their classrooms. Please click on the link, to share in our special Thanksgiving Prayer time: http://bit.ly/BeneThanksgiving THANKSGIVING FOOD DRIVE: Saturday 9:00am-10:00am in front of the school. Thank you to our