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Elementary Principal

Holy Week

The final week of preparation before Easter Sunday is known as Holy Week which recounts Christ’s final days on earth. The priests of the Archdiocese of Hamilton will gather for the Mass of Chrism held at the Cathedral Basilica of Christ the King.  It is so named because the Bishop consecrates the Sacred Chrism (mixture

D2L Distance Learning Access for Students

To access the D2L Learning Environment, students will need to: Proceed to www.hcdsb.org Click on the “Students” tab Students will then see a large D2L button on the right side of the page. Click on this button. Students will be prompted for their username and password. This username and password is the same as the

Are You Receiving Emails?

Having trouble receiving emails from your child’s school or HCDSB? If so, follow these instructions: Log into your Outlook, Hotmail, Live, or MSN email account from a computer. Click the Settings button (or gear icon) in the upper right-hand corner of the page. In the settings bar, type in “safe” and then select Safe senders

March Break 2020 Update

Lord, help me be prepared, but not anxious. Be aware, but not desperate. Be vigilant, but not in fear. Be joyful, but not clueless. Be faithful, but not careless. Lord, be my hope and strength. Amen @FrGoyo We have now entered into the Season of Lent.  Reminders on the importance of this season and our

Safe and Healthy Schools – 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

In January 2020, a novel (new) coronavirus was identified as the cause of an outbreak of pneumonia, originating in Wuhan, China. This virus is now known as the 2019 Novel Coronavirus or COVID-19 The health and well-being of students and staff remains the highest priority of the Halton Catholic District School Board.  Officials from our

“More than Food” – Nutrition Month

March is Nutrition Month! This year, dietitians want you to know that healthy eating is about so much more than food – how you eat is important too! Nutrition Month 2020 is your chance to focus on healthy eating habits such as eating mindfully and cooking more often. Healthy eating is about more than just

March 6, 2020 Update

No act of virtue can be great if it is not followed by advantage for others. So, no matter how much time you spend fasting, no matter how much you sleep on a hard floor and eat ashes and sigh continually, if you do no good to others, you do nothing great. St. John Chrysostom

February 28, 2020 Update

Prayer is the raising of the mind to God. We must always remember this. The actual words matter less. ~ Pope John XXIII ~ Our Focus on Faith theme for the month of March is Community and Common Good. Our grade 5 students will lead our monthly liturgy on Monday, March 2, 2020 beginning at

March Focus: Community & The Common Good – How Do We Live in Community?

Besides the good of the individual, there is a good that is linked to living in a society: The common good. It is the good of all of us, made up of individuals, families and intermediate groups who together constitute society…To desire the common good and strive towards it is a requirement of justice and

Mental Health Tip of the Month – February 2020

How to Stay Well and Good Self-Care Staying Well Some of the things we do for our physical health, like getting enough sleep, eating well, and minimizing screen time, are also good for our mental health. Sustained happiness takes work. One proven way to build more joy and contentment is by practicing gratitude. By implementing