McCarles, Gord


Elementary Principal

School Update – Oct 15, 2021

Weekly Update – Oct 15, 2021 Updates The StC Catholic School Council Committee and dates for the year and have been finalized – additional information can be found on the school website Photo Day will be Friday Nov 19th. Information will be sent home closer to the date. We are currently exploring a number of different

Halloween Dance-a-thon – Friday Oct 29th

St. Christopher is a wonderful place to learn and grow.  Teachers, administrators, and support staff work together to ensure the needs of each child are being met, with the goal of preparing students for a lifetime of personal fulfillment and contribution to society.  To aid in fulfilling this goal, we rely on our single major

Dance-a-thon, Halloween Costumes

As the students begin to get excited about wearing their Halloween costumes for the Dance-a-thon, please take these suggestions into consideration when choosing a costume. Halloween is a great time to dress up and have fun with costumes. In out Catholic education community, we want to promote respect, inclusion and empathy for all individuals. As

School Update – Sept 24, 2021

Wishing everyone a wonderful weekend! Updates We are still waiting for direction from the HCDSB and Public Health regarding school photos. September 29, 2021 – Rowan’s Law Day. On Wednesday, September 29, 2021, our school will be recognizing Rowan’s Law Day to raise awareness about concussion safety, and to share Rowan Stringer’s story. In May

School Council Information

Please see attached for information on joining Catholic School Council. School Council Election Forms Sept 2021.pdf  Have a wonderful day! Gord McCarles

School Update – Friday Sept. 17

As we come to the end of the 1st full week of school, I’d like to take an opportunity to say thank you to the school community for doing their part in ensuring that the students continue to follow the COVID protocol and procedures. Updates As of Monday, students/families will continue to need to complete


Elementary Student Lockers As the winter months are quickly approaching, here are a few reminders about locker use and protocols in place this year: Students can use lockers to store OUTERWEAR ONLY.  Personal items such as backpacks, textbooks, writing tools, lunches, etc., will continue to be kept in the classroom at all times. To ensure

Halloween Costume Expectations

As we approach Halloween and Friday’s costume and activity day, I wanted to provide a few reminders regarding expectations for wearing costumes.  Our intention is to ensure that students and staff have a positive and safe day.  Costumes need to reflect the respectful Catholic School environment which we promote and have created at St. Christopher.