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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

Weekly Update – September 28 – October 2

Now there are varieties of gifts, but the same Spirit; and there are varieties of services, but the same Lord; and there are varieties of activities, but it is the same God who activates all of them in everyone. ~1 Cor 12:4-6 Civvies Day – Orange Shirt DayOn Wednesday, September 30th, 2020 Canadians are encouraged to wear

St. Gabriel Return to School Plan

In accordance with the Halton Catholic District School Board’s Return to School Plan, a committee was established consisting of staff and 1 parent representative to plan for the return of students for the 2020-2021 school year. The committee met twice prior to the first day of school and the plan below was devised and vetted

Weekly Update – September 21 – 25

The oak fought the wind and was broken, the willow bent when it must and survived. ~ unknown Administrator’s MessageThe health and well-being of our students, families and staff members remains our priority. Our school board is working very closely with Halton Region Public Health to ensure that the appropriate health and safety protocols are

Weekly Update – September 14 – 18

I’ve always loved the first days of school better than the last. Firsts are best because they are beginnings. ~ J. Han Administrator’s MessageThank you to all our families for supporting us this week as we re-entered school for the first time since March. We appreciate your understanding, support, and cooperation as we adjusted to our

Weekly Update – September 8 – 11

“And suddenly you just know it is time to start something new and trust the magic of beginnings”. Administrator’s MessageWe hope that you enjoyed the last week of the summer break and are ready to return to school whether in-person or virtually. This school year may seem or look different than previous years, but together

Weekly Update – August 31 – September 4

“We choose hope over fear. We see the future not as something out of our control, but as something we can shape for the better through concerted and collective effort” – Barak Obama Welcome Back!St. Gabriel CES staff members are eager and excited to welcome students back to the school in September whether that be

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.

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Webinar: Preparing for a Safe and Healthy Return to School

Preparing for a Safe and Healthy Return to School: A Webinar with Dr. Hamidah Meghani, Commissioner & Medical Officer of Health for Halton Region Join us for a live webinar with Dr. Meghani as she shares important information with our HCDSB community on how to protect against COVID-19, and ensure a safe and healthy return

Return to School Plan & Survey Now OPEN

The Return to School Plan is now available for review on HCDSB’s Return to School website: http://bit.ly/HCDSB-ReturntoSchool. Please note that information and updates will continue to be added to this website as they become available.  Parents may also find it helpful to review the FAQs on our website for more information about the return to school. NEW UPDATE: At the Special Board Meeting held