Elementary Principal


Elementary Principal

June 21, 2019 Update

“May the road rise up to meet you.  May the wind always be at your back.  May the sun shine warm upon your face, and rains fall soft upon your fields.  And until we meet again, may God hold you in the palm of his hand” – Traditional Irish Blessing Next week, our grade 8 students

Video Surveillance on School Buses

Beginning September 2019,  school buses that transport HCDSB students to and from school will be equipped with interior-facing video recording cameras.  The cameras will be recording while school buses are in use, providing an additional measure to help enhance student safety, monitor disruptive behaviour and maintain order on the school bus. Personal information recorded by these video cameras is collected under

Medication & Medical Apparatus Reminder

For those students and families who have medication or medical appartus stored at our school, please assist us by addressing the following items. If we currently hold medication or medical apparatus for your child at school, please note that it must be picked up by dismissal on Friday, June 28, 2019. We do not store

June 14, 2019 Update

A friend isn’t just an acquaintance, someone you enjoy passing the time of day with. Friendship is something much deeper. – Pope Francis – As we draw closer to the end of the school year, it is a time where as a school community we need to say goodbye to students, families and staff members who will

June 6, 2019 Update

We are not called by God to do extraordinary things, but to do ordinary things with extraordinary love. ~ Jean Vanier ~ A reminder that tomorrow, Friday, June 7, 2019, is a Professional Activity Day.  Classes will not be held; Our monthly focus for the month of June is the Catholic Graduate Expectation of being

June Focus: A Lifelong Learner

During the month of June, our students and staff members will reflect upon and learn how to exemplify the Ontario Catholic Graduate Expectation of being a self-directed, responsible, lifelong learner who develops and demonstrates their God-given potential. Our students exemplify this expectation when they: Demonstrate a confident and positive sense of self and respect for

tvo mPower

Did you know that there is a new online resource that supports the development of foundational K-6 math and STEM skills? TVO mPower, developed by the creators of award-winning TVOkids, offers a series of exciting, cross-curricular and FREE online math games that foster positive attitudes towards math in the classroom and at home. The games

May 31, 2019 Update

May the relationship between man and nature not be driven by greed, to manipulate and exploit, but may the divine harmony between beings and creation be conserved in the logic of respect and care.  ~ Pope Francis ~ We wish our grade 8 students and their educators well as they will travel to Camp Tanamakoon

May 24, 2019 Update

While I know myself as a creation of God. I am also obligated to realize and remember that everyone else, and everything else, are also God’s creation. ~ Maya Angelou ~ Please be advised that Wednesday, May 29, 2019 is the FINAL salad bar lunch for the school year.  We extend our appreciation to Ms.

May 17, 2019 Update

“Together with a culture of work, there must be a culture of leisure as gratification. To put it another way: people who work must take the time to relax, to be with their families, to enjoy themselves, read, listen to music, play a sport.” Pope Francis We wish our school community a wonderful Victoria Day long weekend!