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HCDSB Marks Rowan’s Law Day

On Wednesday, September 30, 2020, the Halton Catholic District School Board will be marking Rowan’s Law Day to raise awareness about concussions. What is a Concussion? A concussion is a brain injury that is caused by a blow to the head, face, neck, or body that can cause a sudden jarring of the head. Even what seems to be

September 25, 2020 Update

Stopping the spread of COVID-19 is a community effort.  The school environment is safe for our students. Working together to follow Public Health measures, we can ensure a safe, healthy and happy learning environment for all. Given the circumstances our school has experienced this week, our weekly update will focus on consolidating all of the

September 18, 2020 Update

God is not afraid of new things Pope Francis We would like to thank our families for a great first week back. We are so proud of our students who are adjusting to our new normal and doing their best to learn our new school routines, procedures, and protocols.  Daily Self-Screening Parents and guardians must

Catholic School Council 2020-2021

The “School Councils” regulation under the Education Act, came into effect in December 2000, and sets out specific requirements regarding the composition of school councils and election processes.  One of the requirements of the regulation is that the school council elections, if required, must take place within the first 30 days of each school year.

Director’s Email Update – September 9, 2020

Gradual Return to School for Students Enrolled in In-Class Instruction Our first day of gradual return to school for our elementary students enrolled in in-class instruction went very smoothly across our district. Today, students in Grades 1-8 with surnames beginning with the letters A-F came to school and spent the day reviewing the health and

Healthy Snack Bins

In partnership with Halton Food For Thought, our school will continue to offer health snack bins to our students. All snack items will be packaged off site, are non-perishable, and will be packaged as per the direction of Halton Public Health to reduce the spread of COVID-19. Halton Food For Thought will bulk order non-perishable

September 8, 2020 Update

We begin to welcome our students back to school this week, with several reminders and procedures to share with families for our return to school. The health and well-being of our students, families and staff is our first priority. Our school board is working very closely with Halton Region Public Health to ensure health and

Attendance Matters

St. Francis of Assisi School is dedicated to helping your son or daughter develop the spiritual, intellectual, aesthetic, emotional, social and physical capabilities to live fully and to meet the future challenges of adult roles and responsibilities.  The school can best contribute to your child’s education and development when you form a partnership with them.

Gradual Return to School for Elementary Students

To help ease the transition for our students, and ensure a safe and healthy return for all, the first day of school will be delayed, and we will be implementing a gradual (staggered) return to class for our elementary students, beginning Wednesday, September 9th. All students in Grades 1-8 will begin instruction on Monday, September 14th.