School Update

Weekly Update – September 16-20

Sunshine is delicious, rain is refreshing, wind braces us up, snow is exhilarating; there is really no such thing as bad weather, only different kinds of good weather. ~J. Ruskin PD Day  A reminder that Monday September 16th is a Professional Development Day for staff.  There is no school for students. Acton Fall Fair The Acton Fall

Weekly Update – September 9 – 13

“Inclusion works to the advantage of everyone.  We all have things to learn and we all have something to teach” ~ Helen Henderson FASD Awareness Day  FASD Awareness Day is held every year on September 9. This day is set aside to increase knowledge and understanding about FASD.  In order to raise awareness, staff and

Weekly Update – September 3 – 6

“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams” ~ E. Roosevelt Welcome Back We are excited to welcome everyone to St. Joseph’s school for the 2019-2020 year.  This is going to be a year filled with new learning, new adventures and new opportunities.  We are grateful to all the staff

Welcome Back – 2019-2020 School Year

Welcome Back Welcome back to all our families and a special welcome to all our new families and staff.  We hope you all had a wonderful and relaxing summer and had a chance to spend some needed family time together.  We are all looking forward to working with you in helping your child to grow

Summer Fun Ideas 2019

Summer Fun Ideas Summer is great time to try something new and have new experience.  Here are some ideas that might interest you… -Teach your child to tie their shoes. Find a fun trick! Watch a video! Give an incentive! Be persistent! Just make sure your child isn’t the one dragging their laces through the

Weekly Update – June 24 2019

“May every Sunrise hold more Promise, and every Sunset hold more Peace! ~ Blessing Summer Wishes We would like to Thank all of you for a wonderful year working together for the success of all students.  We wish all of you a blessed summer holiday and look forward to seeing everyone in September. Reports Cards

Weekly Update – June 17 2019

“Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant” ~ Robert Stevenson Happy Father’s Day St. Joseph would like to wish all the fathers, a day filled with family, friends and lots of happiness.  “A righteous man walks in his integrity; His children are blessed after him” ~

Weekly Update – June 10 2019

“God is my strength and power; and he maketh my way perfect” ~ 2 Samuel 22:55 Food Drive We will collecting food for the Acton Food Bank the week of June 10th – 14th.  All donations are greatly appreciated. Graduation  Our Grade 8 Graduation will be held on Thursday June 20th.  Mass is at 10:00

Weekly Update – June 3, 2019

Start where you are.  Use what you have. Do what you can ~ Arthur Ashe Cody Deaner Presentation On Monday June 3rd the students in Gr 1-8 will get a chance to meet and hear Cody Deaner speak about overcoming adversity, setting goals, striving to be a positive influence, and putting in the work in

Weekly Update – May 27, 2019

It is not what you do for your children, but what you have taught them to do for themselves,  that will make them successful human beings. ~ Ann Landers Grade 3 EQAO Our Grade 3 students will participate in the Education Quality and Accountability Office (EQAO) Primary  Division Assessments of Reading, Writing and Mathematics between