HCDSB Marks Rowan’s Law Day ~ September 29, 2021

On Wednesday, September 29, 2021, the Halton Catholic District School Board will be marking Rowan’s Law Day to raise awareness about concussions. What is a Concussion? A concussion is a brain injury that is caused by a blow to the head, face, neck, or body that can cause a sudden jarring of the head. Even what seems to be

PA Day – September 1 & 2, 2021

The Education Act provided by the Ministry of Education requires each school Board to establish a School Year Calendar, identifying instructional days, professional activity (P.A.) days and holidays for each school year. Regulation 304, “School Year Calendar, Professional Activity Days”, made under the Education Act, requires school boards to prepare an agenda that lists the

Weekly Update June 28, 2021

Let go of yesterday. Let today be a new beginning and be the best that you can, and you’ll get to where God wants you to be. Joel Osteen June 28 and June 28 Our Educators have prepared asynchronous learning activities for the children on June 28th and June 29th. There will be no live

Weekly Update June 21, 2021

The righteous man walks in his integrity; his children are blessed after him. Proverbs 20:7 New Principal for St. Marguerite d’Youville CEC As Mrs. Kelly Cascone Brown is retiring, the Board has announced the new St. Marguerite Principal for September 2021: Sonia Snyder. She joins our community after serving as Principal in Acton at St.

Weekly Update June 14, 2021

The strength of the family lies in its capacity to love and to teach how to love. Pope Francis St. Marguerite Catholic School Council After 16 years of dedicated service, we are saying goodbye to School Council Chair Lyn Hartman.  Lyn has contributed an enormous amount of time and energy to enriching student experiences at

Weekly Update June 7, 2021

It matters not who you love, where you love, why you love, when you love, or how you love. It matters only that you love. John Lennon June is the designated Pride Month in Canada, and throughout the month, we will join other schools in our district in raising awareness, and nurturing our call to

Weekly Update May 31, 2021

Love of God and love of neighbour should be the two cornerstones of our lives. Pope Francis Student 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 curriculum and feel more

Weekly Update May 24, 2021

“An inclusive education finds a pace for all and does not select in an elitist way the beneficiaries of its efforts” Pope Francis Principal Cascone Brown announces to staff she is retiring!!! After 31 years in Education: 19 as a school principal Kelly Cascone Brown is retiring. The past 2 years at St. Marguerite d’Youville

Weekly Update May 17 2021

Expect to have hope rekindled. Expect your prayers to be answered in wondrous ways. The dry seasons in life do not last. The spring rains will come again. Sarah Ban Breathnach – Author Literacy and Numeracy Summer Programs for Students in Grades 6, 7, and 8 The Halton Catholic District School Board’s Thomas Merton Centre

Weekly Update May 10th 2021

Those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. Isaiah 40:31 Sunday, May 9th, is Mother’s Day. We honour and celebrate all our mothers – including our grandmothers, godmothers, new mothers, mothers-to-be, stepmothers, foster mothers, adoptive mothers and all those who care for us in motherly ways. We also pray for all mothers who