Weekly Updates

Weekly Update Feb. 24th to 28th

Shrove Tuesday – February 25th Please note our Shrove Tuesday activities will proceed and scheduled on Tuesday, February 25th.  Our Catholic School Council Volunteers will be providing pancakes and syrup for all our students.  Please click HERE for further information. Lenten Food Drive:  As the Lenten season approaches and in keeping with the spirit of

Weekly Update Feb 17th – 21st

Family Day – Monday, February 17th Monday, February 17 is Family Day.  No classes will be held this day and the school will be closed to students and staff. Pizza Orders: Term 2 Pizza orders are due on Wednesday, February 19th, 2020 Lunch Lady: Due to OECTA Job Action on Friday, February 21st, Lunch Lady

Weekly Update Feb. 10-14

Grad Photo Day – Tuesday, February 11th Grade 8 students will have their grad photo taken for the grad composite as well as parents will have the option to purchase individual photos. Spirit Day – Red and Pink Day – Thursday, February 13th Thursday, February 13th students are invited to wear civvies with the colours red

Weekly Update Feb 3rd to 7th

Congratulations to our Grade 7 students who celebrated the Sacrament of Confirmation yesterday. Please pray for them, as well as our Grade 2 students, as they continue to prepare for the Sacraments of Holy Communion. Reminder about Lunches/Snacks: Please no Peanuts,Treenuts, Seafood or Egg We have several students that attend SJOA with life-threatening allergies to Peanut, Tree Nuts,

Weekly Update Jan. 27th to Jan. 31st

Grade 7 Parents: Confirmation Retreat – Sunday, January 26th, 5-7 pm @ St. Matthew Parish Confirmation Rehearsal – Thursday, January 30th, 9:30-11:00 am @ St. Matthew Parish Confirmation – Saturday, February 1st, 11:00 am @ St. Matthew Parish PA DAY: On Friday, January 31st, 2020, there are no classes for students. Catholic School Council: Our

Weekly Update Jan 20th to 24th

OECTA Job Action Update: Our school will be CLOSED to students on Tuesday, January 21, 2020, as a result of the recent announcement by OECTA of a province-wide, one-day full withdrawal of services. Although classes will be cancelled on Tuesday, January 21st, our school office will remain open for Advanced Kindergarten Registration on January 21st.   Please note that there may be picket lines present

Weekly Update January 6th to 10th

Happy New Year!  We all are looking forward to welcoming students back on Monday, January 6th, 2020 at 8:45 am. We hope all our families enjoyed a Blessed Christmas and a restful break surrounded by loved ones. We are looking forward to a great year ahead and wish everyone all the best in 2020! Spirit

Weekly Update Dec.16 to Dec.20

The Third Sunday of Advent we light the pink candle of Joy.  As Christmas draws near, the Church emphasizes the joy which should be in our hearts over all that the birth of our Savior means for us. Candy Cane-Grams Candy cane-grams will be distributed by our student ambassadors on Wednesday, December 18th. Christmas Sing-Along St. Joan

Weekly Update Dec. 9th — Dec. 13th

Second Week of Advent: We light the 2nd purple candle for Peace.  The angels proclaimed “Peace on Earth” when the Baby Jesus was born Lord, make me an instrument of your peace. Where there is hatred, let me sow love; Where there is injury, pardon; Where there is doubt, faith; Where there is despair, hope;

Weekly Update Dec. 2 to Dec. 6

The Advent season is a beautiful reminder to prepare our hearts as we prepare our homes — to celebrate the birth of our Savior, Jesus! At the start of this week, we light the first of the four candles in the Advent wreath: the candle of Hope. Angel Wish Tree A reminder that all Angel