Weekly Updates

Weekly Update March 9

“Show me your hands. Do they have scars from giving? Show me your feet. Are they wounded in service? Show me your heart. Have you left a place for divine love?” ~Ven. Fulton Sheen Welcome to the second week of March and the week before March break begins. This will be the last weekly update

Weekly Update March 2

“Lent is a time for discipline, for confession, for honesty, not because God is mean or fault- finding or finger-pointing but because he wants us to know the joy of being cleaned out, ready for all the good things he now has in store.” ~N.T. Wright Welcome to March. A special thank you to all

Weekly Update February 24

“This is our responsibility, following in St Paul’s footsteps, a further reason for living Lent fully: in order to bear a witness of faith lived to a world in difficulty in need of returning to God, in need of conversion.” ~Pope Benedict XVI Welcome to the last week of February. This week marks the beginning

Weekly Update February 17

“Love is shown by little things, by attention to small daily signs which make us feel at home. Faith grows when it is lived and shaped by love. That is why our families, our homes, are true domestic churches. They are the right place for faith to become life, and life to grow in faith.” ~Pope

Weekly Update February 10

Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love. ~Lao Tzu Welcome to a new week at St. John. Thank you to all who wore an extra layer to stay warm on our National Sweater Day. These simple acts allow us to make a difference in our carbon footprint

Weekly Update February 3

“KINDNESS IS CHOOSING TO ACKNOWLEDGE AND CELEBRATE THE BEAUTY IN OTHERS, REGARDLESS OF WHETHER OR NOT THEY CAN FIND IT IN THEMSELVES.” ~RAKtivist Welcome to the Month of February. There are lots of important reminders for the month so please pay close attention to details below. Labour Negotiations Update Our school will be CLOSED to students on Tuesday, February

Weekly Update January 27

“While I know myself as a creation of God, I am also obligated to realize and remember that everyone else and everything else are also God’s creation.” Maya Angelou Welcome to the last week of January. Thank you all for your patience, understanding and support as we navigate the latest job action. Please be assured

Weekly Update January 20

“Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.” ― Plato Welcome to another amazing week at St. John. Thank you to FreezeDNA for sharing your comic book drawing skills with our grade 2-5 students this week, it was a wonderful opportunity for our creativity to shine! Labour Negotiations Update Our school will be CLOSED

Weekly Update January 13

“Without patience, we will learn less in life. We will see less. We will feel less. We will hear less. Ironically, rush and more usually mean less.” ~Mother Teresa Well we made it through the first week back unscathed! It was a quiet week at St. John as we got back into our regular routines

Weekly Update January 6

“Let go of yesterday. Let today be a new beginning and be the best that you can, and you’ll get to where God wants you to be.”  ~Joel Osteen Welcome to 2020, a new year, a new decade and a new opportunity to be the best we can all be. I hope all had a