Weekly Update – October 19-23

“Believing talents can be developed allows people to fulfill their potential.” ~ Carol Doweck Welcome Back and See you Soon!Welcome back to our students who are returning from the Virtual School setting this week ~ we are excited to see you in person! Please know we will greatly miss our students who are transitioning from

Halloween Costumes – Equity & Inclusion Education

The Halton Catholic District School Board is committed to creating and supporting a positive climate in each of our school communities, that fosters and promotes equity, inclusivity and celebrates diversity. We recognize that all people are created equal, in the image of God, each with inimitable characteristics deserving of dignity. Ensuring equity is a central goal of

Weekly Update – October 12 – 16

“Not what we say about our blessing, but how we use them, is the true measure of our Thanksgiving.” – W.T. Purkiser Thanksgiving BlessingsMay you always remain thankful for the gift of your life, and never take for granted the miracle of each breath you take, for your life is God’s gift to you. May you

Weekly Update – October 5 – October 9

We ask for the grace to listen to one another, in order to discern together what the Lord is asking of His Church. – Pope Francis National Teacher Appreciation DayIn 2020, World Teachers’ Day will celebrate teachers with the theme “Teachers: Leading in crisis, reimagining the future”. The day provides the occasion to celebrate the teaching

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