Choma, Catherine


Elementary Principal

Week of November 29-December 3

Advent The Advent season is filled with preparation and expectation. In the midst of the hustle and bustle of the season, let us strive to keep Advent a season of waiting and longing, of conversion and hope, meditating often on the incredible love and humility of our God in taking on flesh of the Virgin

Week of November 22-26

St. Matthew Catholic Parish News – From the Pastor’s Desk… This weekend we begin celebrating First Reconciliation with Grade 2 students in our parish, and thanks to an amazing (and growing) team of volunteers, our preparation meetings last week went off without a hitch. Children and their parents glued cotton onto sheep-shaped nametags they decorated,

Week of November 15-19

Kindness is Contagious! Bullying prevention and awareness week is November the 12th to November the 19th. Every year, HCDSB participates in National Bullying awareness week.  By participating in Bullying Awareness and Prevention week, our schools will be affecting positive change in student learning, achievement, and well-being by promoting a safer learning environment, which is essential to

Week of November 8-12

Indigenous Awareness Month November is Indigenous Awareness Month at the Halton Catholic District School Board (HCDSB). Throughout the month of November and during this school year, students and staff will acknowledge the contributions and legacy of First Nation, Métis and Inuit peoples in Canada. Days of Importance: Treaties Recognition Week was celebrated last week to educate students about the importance of treaties and how

Week of November 1-5

St. Matthew Catholic Parish News Follow St. Matthew Catholic Church on Social Media and keep up to date with all that is happening in our parish! There are four ways to connect to the parish: Website – Facebook – Twitter – @saintmtoakville   YouTube – MASS REGISTRATION & ATTENDANCE As many of

Week of October 25-29

ST. MATTHEW CATHOLIC PARISH NEWS Follow St. Matthew Catholic Church on Social Media and keep up to date with all that is happening in our parish! There are four ways to connect to the parish: Website – Facebook – witter – @saintmtoakville   YouTube – From the Pastor’s Desk… Welcome Aboard! We’re pleased to welcome Cathie Orlanski to our parish staff

Week of October 18-22

ST. MATTHEW CATHOLIC PARISH NEWS  Follow St. Matthew Catholic Church on Social Media and keep up to date with all that is happening in our parish! There are four ways to connect to the parish:  Website –   Facebook –  Twitter – @saintmtoakville    YouTube –   From the Pastor’s Desk…   For the first time in many weeks, this weekend included only ordinary things. Weekend Masses, confessions, a wedding, but no celebrations of Confirmation or Baptism

Week of October 11-15

Wishing all of our St. John Paul II families a blessed Thanksgiving weekend. We are grateful for all of you and pray for your good health and happiness. A reminder that Monday is a holiday and we look forward to seeing everyone after a restful long weekend on Tuesday. Catholic School Council On Monday, October

Week of October 4-8

Terry Fox Walk We joined schools across Canada by holding our Terry Fox Walk last week. The morning began with a lovely liturgy followed by all of our staff and students ‘dipping their toe’ into the Atlantic Ocean and then travelling across Canada as Terry did on his Marathon on Hope to raise funds for

Week of September 27-October 1

St. Matthew Catholic Parish Information – POSTPONED CELEBRATIONS Final preparation and review meetings were held this week for families of those children who prepared for First Communion and Confirmation last year but opted to defer celebration due to the pandemic. All families are expected to complete the registration and dates election process outlined in the