Weekly Updates

Weekly Update October 25

“If you judge people, you have no time to love them.” ~ Mother Teresa Welcome to the last week of October. It is hard to believe we have finished the first 2 months of school already! A huge thank you to all the staff at St. John that have worked tirelessly to make the return

Weekly Update October 18

“Live for yourself and you will live in vain;Live for others, and you will live again.”~ Bob Marley Welcome to another wonderful week at St. John. This week we turn our focus to “The Secret Path” and walk for Chanie Wenjack. Friday, October 22nd will be a non-uniform day. Twoonie donations are encouraged as we

Weekly Update October 11

“Let gratitude be the pillow upon which you kneel to say your nightly prayer. And let faith be the bridge you build to overcome evil and welcome good.” ~ Maya Angelou Let me begin by saying thank you to all for everything you have done to make these first 5 weeks go smoothly. It has

Weekly Update October 4

“When you arise in the morning give thanks for the food and for the joy of living. If you see no reason for giving thanks, the fault lies only in yourself.”~Tecumseh Welcome to October. We give thanks for the opportunity to be together, working as a school community and finding the joy in each day.

Weekly Update September 27

“Every single minute matters, every single child matters, every single childhood matters.” ~ Kailash Satyarthi Welcome to the last week of September. I huge thank you to all for your participation in our Virtual Curriculum Night on Thursday. Hopefully everyone got a better sense of the plans, expectations, and the excitement we all feel for

Weekly Update September 20

“I can do things you cannot, you can do things I cannot; together we can do great things.” ~ Mother Teresa Welcome to a new week at St. John. We had a great first full week of school, with everyone quickly adjusting to all our health protocols, yet still having fun! Thank you for all your

We Are All Wonderfully Made

Weekly Update September 13

“Enjoy every step you take. If you’re curious, there is always something new to be discovered in the backdrop of your daily life.”― Roy T. Bennett Well, we made it through the first week back and how wonderful it has been to have everyone in the building again! A BIG shout out to our community for

Welcome Back Part 2

Welcome back to a new school year for all our friends returning and welcome to the St. John community for all those who are joining us this year for the first time! As we come back together, I encourage everyone to embrace our new school motto: Be Curious and Be Kind. Students have, at a

Welcome Back Part 1

“A day without a friend is like a pot without a single drop of honey left inside.”—Winnie the Pooh Welcome back to a new school year. It has certainly been a long time since we’ve been together but I am excited to welcome you all back in person and to have the sound of children

Weekly Update June 21

“So often you find that the students you’re trying to inspire are the ones that end up inspiring you.”  ~ Sean Junkins. WOW! We have made it to the final week of synchronous learning. It is hard to believe that we have come to the end of the year. We have much to be grateful