Halton Hills Public Library Summer Reading Club

The TD Summer Reading Club is Canada’s biggest, bilingual summer reading program for kids of all ages, interests and abilities. This free Club is offered at more than 2,000 public libraries across Canada, as well as online. The Club celebrates Canadian authors, illustrators and stories, and inspires kids to explore the fun of reading their

A Message from Mr. Witter

Throughout this school year, I have continued to witness the incredible strength of our school community. The 2020-2021 school year presented our students, staff members and families many challenges. We all know that this hasn’t been a typical school year, but regardless of the circumstances I am confident that positive learning has occurred for our

End of Year Pick Up and Drop Off

A protocol has now been established for families to retrieve any personal belongings and return any borrowed items. Drop off and pick up times are: Monday, June 28, 2021 from 10:30am to 3:30pm Tuesday, June 29, 2021 from 9:00am to 1:00pm The following items apply for curbside pick-up: Personal belongings in lockers, desks and cubbies

Responding with Faith, Hope and Love in the Face of Violence and Hatred

A statement from the Director of Education, Pat Daly, on our commitment to responding to racism and discrimination with Faith, Hope and Love. On Sunday, a family was intentionally struck by a driver in his motor vehicle as they were walking along their neighbourhood in London, Ontario. They were targeted because of their Islamic faith.

National Indigenous History Month

June is National Indigenous History Month in Canada. This month, and every day, the Halton Catholic District School Board (HCDSB) celebrates and honours the history, heritage and diversity of Indigenous peoples in our country, and in our HCDSB community. National Indigenous History Month is a time for learning about, appreciating and acknowledging the contributions First Nations, Inuit and

School Climate Survey

As part of our ongoing efforts to create and maintain safe, inclusive and accepting schools, the Halton Catholic District School Board (HCDSB) undertakes a School Climate Survey to gather input from parents, students in Grades 4-12 and staff in each of our HCDSB schools. The survey is required by the Ministry of Education as part of the Safe

We All Belong

St. Francis of Assisi School continuously works to provide a safe, welcoming and inclusive learning environment for all students and staff. We know that all people are created equal, in the image of God, each with unique characteristics deserving of dignity.  In accordance with the Church’s teachings, St. Francis of Assisi School always commits to

Staff Appreciation Day ~ May 7, 2021

The Halton Catholic District School Board (HCDSB) celebrates Staff Appreciation Day on May 7, 2021! Staff Appreciation Day is a day set aside to recognize the accomplishments and exceptional work of all 5700+ employees in our schools and in our workplaces. Thank you to all HCDSB staff for going above and beyond to support our students

Catholic Education Week 2021

This year’s Catholic Education Week theme is, “Nurturing Hope.” The theme for Catholic Education Week 2021 was inspired by the following considerations: Recognition of the special Year of Laudato Si’ which will run through May 24, 2021, announced by Pope Francis on May 24, 2020, the fifth anniversary of his papal encyclical, “On Caring for

Student Awards of Excellence

HCDSB Announces the Student Award of Excellence Recipients!

Each year, the Halton Catholic District School Board (HCDSB) celebrates exceptional students across our school district at the Annual Student Awards of Excellence Ceremony. This year, due to COVID-19 precautions in place, we are recognizing and congratulating our student recipients virtually! Congratulations to Ciara Paterson who won the Student Award of Excellence for our school! About Ciara Ciara is a kind, compassionate student who