School Update

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 – Feb 24-28 2020

“REMEMBER THERE’S NO SUCH THING AS A SMALL ACT OF KINDNESS. EVERY ACT CREATES A RIPPLE WITH NO LOGICAL END” ~ Scott Adams St. Joseph Tips Ash Wednesday is an important celebration that marks the beginning of Lent.  It is a day of fasting and repentance and begins 40 days before Easter.  As we begin

Weekly Update – Feb 17-21 2020

“Our Family is a circle of strength and love with every birth and union it grows.  Every crisis faced together makes the circle stronger” ~ Author Unknown Family Day A reminder that Monday, February 17th is Family Day and therefore school is closed.  We wish everyone a blessed weekend spent with your loved ones. Daily Attendance

Weekly Update – Feb 10 – 14 2020

“If you have one smile in you, give it to the people you love” ~Maya Angelou School Mass All families are invited to attend our school mass on Thursday, February 13th.  Students can wear Red, White and/or Pink in support of St. Valentine. Although we appreciate the generosity from our St. Joseph Community, NO treats

Weekly Update – Feb 3-7 2020

“Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.” – Mother Teresa Winter Walk Day On February 5, it’s walk to school and celebrate Winter Walk Day!  Dressing warmly for a brisk walk to school can be exhilarating and fun. Winter Walking Tips: Keep hands and head covered to

Weekly Update – Jan 27 – 31 2020

“Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.” ~ Mother Teresa Family Literacy Day Happy Reading!!  Family Literacy Day is a national Canadian event, that is held every year on January 27. This event was created by ABC Life Literacy Canada in 1999, when the organization started drawing

Weekly Update – Jan 20 – 24 2020

“What you get by achieving your goals isn’t as important as what you become by achieving your goals ” ~ Zig Ziglar Review Routines and Expectations We had the opportunity to hold our Grade 1- 8 Code of Conduct assemblies on Wednesday, January 8th and reviewed with the students the routines and expectations of St.

Weekly Update – Jan 13-17 2020

“Approach the new year with resolve to find the opportunities hidden in each new day” ~M. Josephson Catholic School Council On Monday, January 13th we have our Catholic School Council at 6:30 pm in the library.  All parents are invited to attend. Daily Attendance New Year is a great time to make resolutions, such as

Weekly Update – Jan 6-10 2020

“You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream” ~ C.S. Lewis Epiphany January 6 observed as a church festival in commemoration of the coming of the Magi as the first manifestation of Christ to the Gentiles or in the Eastern Church in commemoration of the baptism of Christ.

Merry Christmas 2019

“Christmas, my child, is LOVE in action. Every time we love, everytime we give, it’s Christmas” ~ Dale Evans 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