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School Update – Jan 25 -29, 2021

“It’s okay, not to be okay” ~ unknown Teacher-Led Remote Learning Extends  The Ontario government announced the extension of teacher-led remote learning for elementary students. We will continue to share information and updates with parents directly via email, as well as post updates on our Return to School Plan website and through our social media channels:  Twitter: @HCDSB Instagram: @HaltonCatholicDSB 

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School Update – Jan 18 – 22, 2021

“Challenges are what makes life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful” ~ J. Marine Paul Davis Parent Presentation Paul Davis is a social medial expert that brings 29+ years of IT knowledge and expertise to his speaking engagements.  He has presented to over 620,000 students from Grade 4-12 from all over Canada

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School Update – January 11 – 15, 2021

“What you get by achieving your goals isn’t as important as what you become by achieving your goals” ~ Z. Ziglar Daily Attendance During this period of remote learning, we continue to promote regular attendance, as it is important for students to remain engaged in their learning so they can stay on top of the

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School Update – January 4 – 8, 2021

“For last years words belong to last years language, and next years words await another voice” ~ T.S. Elliot Expectations for Elementary Schools Elementary schools will be closed for in-person learning between January 4-8, 2021.  Beginning Monday, January 4th and ending on Friday, January 8th, all elementary students will learn remotely from home.  On Monday, January 4th,

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Christmas Update 2020

“Maybe Christmas doesn’t come from a store. Maybe Christmas, perhaps, means a little bit more” ~ Dr. Seuss St. Joseph Tips With the fourth Sunday of Advent upon us, we look to LOVE.  The fourth candle helps us to remember that God is love and that he loved the world so much that Jesus came. 

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School Update – Dec 14 – 18, 2020

“I will honour Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year” ~ Charles Dickens Advent activities Early Dismissal Please be aware that school will be dismissed at 2:00 pm on Friday, December 18th. Wishing all of our St. Joseph families a Merry Christmas and New Year filled with joy, good health

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School Update – Dec 7 – 11, 2020

“If possible, so far as it depends on you, live peaceable with all” ~ Romans 12:18 Advent Activities For each week of Advent, families will receive a link to a google slide with activity options that families may choose to participate in. Feel free to tag us on Twitter @StJoesActon  #SJAFamily Click here for our

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School Update – Nov 30th – Dec 4th, 2020

“My advice to other disabled people would be, concentrate on things your disability doesn’t prevent you from doing well and don’t regret the things it interferes with. Don’t be disabled in spirit as well as physically.” -Stephen Hawking International Day of People with Disability The week of Nov 30th – Dec 4th, ‘Not all Disabilities are

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School Update – Nov 23 -27, 2020

“Never give up on things that make you smile” ~ unknown Christmas Drive & Donations Santa Claus is Coming to Town! Looking for something fun to do on Saturday, November 21 from 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm? Go for a drive to visit Santa at Acton High School.  Visitors are encouraged to dress up and

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School Update – Nov 16 – 20, 2020

“Don’t let anyone ever dull your sparkle” ~ unknown Everyday Counts It is imperative that students attend school on a regular basis and on time.  Students are more likely to succeed in school when they attend consistently.  Please make sure to continue with your positive daily routines to ensure that all students arrive on time