School Uniform Vote Results

We are writing to inform you of the results from our Uniform Vote for students attending the Oakville South Consolidated School (St. Joseph & St. James School Communities) for the upcoming 2018/2019 School Year. According to the School Uniform Dress Code (Policy II-41), approval to proceed (or in a consolidation process, continue) with implementation of

Parent Information Meeting

Just a reminder about the Community Information Meeting concerning school uniform for the new Oakville South school opening in September 2018.  The information meeting is being held at St. Joseph school tomorrow night at 7 pm. I have attached for your reference the St. Joseph/St. James Action Plan for Elementary School Uniform Dress Code outlining

Weekly Update- December 11-15

Oakville South Transition Committee The Transition committee, which is comprised of parents, Catholic school council members, students, teachers, support staff, school principals, Board staff, and parish priests/representatives meets monthly to discuss the amalgamation of St. James and St. Joseph school. Please check out the link to more information – Promoting Well-Being! 10 tips for raising

Keeping Christ in Christmas – Deadline Extended!

We are pleased to let you know that the deadline to submit to the Keeping Christ in Christmas student contest has been extended! The deadline to send in submissions has been extended until Monday, December 4, 2017 at 11:59 PM. Students are asked to submit work that best describes the theme of the contest, Keeping Christ

Keeping Christ in Christmas Student Contest

With Christmas just around the corner, the Halton Catholic District School Board will once again be running its Keeping Christ in Christmas student contest! This year, the contest will be open for entries from November 9 through November 30, 2017. Students are asked to submit work that best describes the theme of the contest, Keeping Christ in Christmas, and

Weekly Update – October 2-6

St. James & St. Joseph Get Together As mentioned at Curriculum Night, on Thursday October 5th, St. James and St. Joseph schools will have the opportunity to come together for the first time. Students will partake in mass together with Fr. Louis and Fr. Rajan; followed by games and a shared snack on the back playground. We look forward to many

OAPCE 78th Annual Conference, AGM and Gala Awards Dinner

The Ontario Association of Parents in Catholic Education (OAPCE) are pleased to present the 78th Annual Conference, AGM and Gala Awards Dinner on October 13 and 14, 2017. The theme for the conference is “Mental Wellness: Developing Your God Given Potential”. Conference Details: Halton Catholic parents will have an opportunity to meet and network with

Weekly Update – September 25-29

Our School EQAO Results Now Available Earlier this week the Education Quality and Accountability Office (EQAO) released the 2016-2017 Provincial Assessment Reports for each school and school board in Ontario. The Primary (Grade 3) and Junior (Grade 6) EQAO assessments in reading, writing and mathematics took place last school year during May and June. Our

Catholic School Council Nominations

Role of Catholic School Council:  Ontario Regulation 612 states that every school must hold elections for the School Council within the first 30 days of each school year. The term of office is one year.  We want to encourage every parent to consider volunteering to sit on the School Council this year.  The school needs