Elementary Principal

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Elementary Principal

Summer Update 2020

“Every summer has it’s own story” ~ unknown St. Joseph Tips As another school year wraps up and we prepare for the summer vacation, we congratulate our Grade 8 students as they finish their elementary school education and move on to high school. We would also like to take this opportunity to say goodbye to

Weekly Update – June 22-26, 2020

“May every Sunrise hold more Promise, and every Sunset hold more Peace! ~ Blessing Happy Fathers Day On June 21st we celebrate all the amazing Fathers, Dad, Grandfathers, and Uncles who are always there for us. Farewell and Good luck As the year comes to an end, we wish Mrs. Birk and Mrs. Nevins all

ECOSchool Certification

Congratulations St. Joseph School for another ECO Certification. We have earned our certification by EcoSchools certification by demonstrating achievements in environmental learning and action. With actions such as walking to school, bringing in a waste-free lunch, and promoting water conservation along with many other eco-initiatives, we earned points towards certification. Thank you to our staff

Weekly Update – June 15 – 19, 2020

Among the most sacred gifts, you can give your child is the gift of health. This gift is best given by example.” ~Dr. Rand Olson Graduation 2020 Please join us for our virtual Graduation on Thursday, June 18th. A link will be provided for families to join the celebration. God Bless our Graduates. Retirements We

Weekly Update – June 8-12 2020

“If you can’t change it, change your attitude.” “Change the way you look at things and the things you look at change.” “Change is painful, but nothing is as painful as staying stuck somewhere you don’t belong.” “Those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.” ~ unknown 5K Laker Fun Run As COVID has kept us all apart for so long and away from all

Weekly Update – June 1-5, 2020

“Our faith guides us to help our neighbors in need. “…whatever you do for the least of these, my brothers and sisters, you do for me…” Matthew 25:40   HCCEF 24 Hour Fast On June 3-4, 2020 We are inviting members of the St. Joseph community to join the “HCCEF 24 Hour Fast” to help raise

Weekly Update – May 25-29 2020

“I’ve failed over and over and over again. And that is why I succeed.” ~ Michael Jordan Asian Heritage Month May is the designated Asian Heritage Month in Canada. Asian Heritage Month has been celebrated across Canada since the 1990s. In May 2002, the Government of Canada signed an official declaration to designate May as Asian Heritage Month. 

Weekly Update – May 18-22, 2020

“Catholic Schools prepare every student to meet the challenges of their future by developing their mind, yes, but also their body and their soul and spirit” ~ David Vitter May is the month of the Virgin Mary May devotions to the Blessed Virgin Mary refer to special Marian devotions held in the Catholic Church during the month of May honouring

Weekly Update – May 11-15, 2020

Motherhood has the greatest potential influence in human life” ~ unknown Happy Mother’s Day Motherhood is one of God’s greatest gifts to humanity.  On Mother’s Day, we hope that you will take the time to say thanks to all the Mom’s in your life and that their days are showered with love and blessings. International

Weekly Update – May 4-8, 2020

“May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, so that you may abound in hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.” (Romans 15:13) Catholic Education Week This year’s celebration is entitled, “Catholic Education: “Igniting Hope” and will be celebrated during the week of May 3 – May 8.