School Update

Weekly Update – Dec 16 – 20 2019

“I will honour Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year” ~ Charles Dickens St. Joseph Tips Gaudete Sunday is the third Sunday of Advent in the liturgical calendar, which means Joy.  The spirit of joy that begins this week comes from the words of Paul, “The Lord is near.”  This

Weekly Update – Dec 9-13 2019

“It is Christmas every time you let God love others through you…yes, it is Christmas every time you smile at your brother and offer him your hand.” – Mother Teresa St. Joseph Tips With the second Sunday of Advent upon us, we reflect on the word “PEACE”.  This is a time where we can look

Weekly Update – Dec 2 – 6 2019

“If possible, so far as it depends on you, live peaceable with all” ~ Romans 12:18 St. Joseph Tips With the first Sunday of Advent upon us, we reflect on the word “HOPE”.  Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ teaches us to find hope and joy in the midst of a trial or hurtful situation. 

Weekly Update – Nov 25-29 2019

“Allow the light and healing power of Christ to shine brightly through your lives. In that way, all those who come in contact with you will discover the loving kindness of God.”  ~ Blessed Pope John Paul II Everyday Counts It is imperative that students attend school regularly and on time.  Students are more likely

Weekly Update – Nov 18 – 22, 2019

“For Jesus, peace seems to have meant not the absence of struggle, but the presence of love” ~ Frederick Buechner Progress Reports Progress Reports go home on Wednesday, November 20th from Kindergarten to Grade 8 students.  Please make sure you sign up for an interview time for either Thursday, November 21st or Friday, November 22nd

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