Weekly Updates

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

Weekly Update Nov. 25 to Nov. 29

Christmas Social We are looking forward to seeing all those who have purchased tickets for the Pasta Dinner.  The night begins at 5:30 pm with dinner, music, pictures with Santa and the opportunity to select a star from the Christmas Wish Tree. Paint the Town Red Friday, November 29th will be our Paint the Town

Weekly Update Nov.18 to Nov.22

Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week From November 18th to 22nd, we recognize Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week at St. Joan of Arc Catholic School and remember the impact that bullying can have on a school community.  This week will kick off our campaign “Kindness is Contagious”, which will allow students to focus more on spreading kindness. Progress

Weekly Update Nov.11 to Nov.15

Remembrance Day: Please come and join us for our Remembrance Day service on Monday, November 11th at 10:30 am in the school gym.  Poppies will be available for students.  We ask for a small donation for the poppies, as all money raised goes directly back to our veterans. Fundraiser Update: The total is in!  We

Weekly Update Nov. 4th to Nov. 8th

Progress Reports: Progress Reports for Grade 1-8 and Kindergarten Communication of Learning will be sent home on Wednesday, November 20th, 2019.    Parent/Teacher Conferences: Conferences will take place on Thursday, November 21st (after school/evening) and Friday, November 22nd (PA Day). Information will be sent home on Monday, November 4th for parents to sign up for

Weekly Update Oct 28 to Nov 1

Dance-a-Thon: JUST 5 DAYS LEFT!  On Thursday October 31st, 2019 St. Joan of Arc Catholic Elementary School will be hosting its annual Halloween Dance-a-Thon, which is the school’s major fundraiser for the year.  The money raised will go directly to students (K-Grade 8) to support the purchase of learning materials, equipment, and technology.  Our goal

Weekly Update Oct 21st to Oct 25th

Federal Election Polling Station: On Monday, October 21st, the St. Joan of Arc gymnasium will be used as a polling station for the Federal Election between 9:00 am and 9:00 pm.  During the regular school day hours, there will be a security guard stationed at the voter entrance door as all other doors will remain

Weekly Update Oct 14th-18th

Catholic School Council: Please come and join us for our first Catholic School Council meeting on Tuesday, October 15th at 6:30 pm. School Mass: Please come and join us at St. Matthew Parish on Thursday, October 17th at 10:00 am.  This is our first school mass of the 2019/2020 school year.  Parents and family members