School Update

Weekly Update – Nov 11 – 15 2019

“In Flanders Fields, the poppies blow, Between the crosses, row on row, That mark our place; and in the sky, The larks, still bravely singing, fly,  Scarce heard amid the guns below.” —John McCrae Remembrance Day Service The students in Grade 2-8 will be walking to the Cenotaph for the Remembrance Day Service on Monday

Weekly Update – Nov 4-8 2019

Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.” ~ Benjamin Franklin Ned’s Mindset Presentation On Wednesday November 6th, we are excited to have Ned’s Mindset assembly to help with our school goal of the importance of a growth mindset.  The students will be introduced to a cartoon

Weekly Update – Oct 28-Nov 1 2019

Every accomplishment starts with the decision to try” ~ G. Devers Confirmation We wish our Grade 7 students all the best on their Confirmation on Wednesday October 30th @ 7:00 pm at Holy Cross Church and will be presided over by the Most Reverend Douglas Crosby, Bishop of the Hamilton Diocese. We would like to

Weekly Update – Oct 21 – 25 2019

Every accomplishment starts with the decision to try” ~ G. Devers Great Big Crunch On Thursday October 24th, Halton Food For Thought are helping St Joseph participate in one Great Big Crunch event, by donating an apple for all students and staff.  This event helps celebrate and encourage healthy eating and highlight all the availability

Weekly Update – Oct 14-18

“What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson Happy Thanksgiving Wishing the St. Joseph School Community family members a blessed Thanksgiving weekend.  We are grateful for the all your support and trust and look forward to wonderful year.  A reminder that

Weekly Update – October 7-11

“Let the little children come to me and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of Heaven belongs to such as these” ~ Matthew 19:14 Picture Day Our school picture day is Tuesday October 8th.  Can’t wait to see all those beautiful smiles. Thanksgiving Mass All families are invited to attend our Thanksgiving Mass on

Weekly Update – September 30 – October 4

Give me knowledge so I may have kindness for all ~ Proverb Orange Shirt Day  On Monday September 30th, Students are encouraged to wear an Orange shirt to support First Nations, and to come together as a community in the spirit of reconciliation and hope for generations of children to come.  For more information, visit

Weekly Update – September 23 – 27

“I just wish people would realise that anything is possible if you try. Dreams are made if people try.” –Terry Fox    Hometown Hockey The Town of Halton Hills is excited to announce that Rogers Hometown Hockey will be coming to our community on October 5th & 6th, 2019. Halton Hills was selected to be

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