Weekly Update- May 10-14th, 2021

“Motherhood has the greatest potential influence in human life”- unknown On Mother’s Day, we hope that you will take the time to say thanks to all the Moms in your life and pray that their days are showered with love and blessings. Happy Mother’s Day to all our St. Mary Mothers, Grandmothers, and Mother Figures.

Weekly Update- May 3-7, 2021

“Those who hope in the LORD will renew their strength.” (Isaiah 40:31) We All Belong in Our Catholic School “What does the Lord require of you but to do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God.”  Micah 6:8. At St. Mary School, we believe that we are all created in

Weekly Update- April 26-29, 2021

Award of Excellence Recipient Congratulations to Andelka Peric in Grade 8 who is this year’s Board recipient of the Award of Excellence for our school. Andelka exemplifies the Catholic Graduate Expectations throughout her actions within our school and community. We are so proud of you!!!! Andelka will be formally recognized as part of our Grade

Exposure to COVID-19 in the St. Mary Catholic School Community

SUBJECT: Exposure to COVID-19 at St. Mary Catholic Elementary School April 18, 2021 Dear Parents and Guardians, We are writing to let you know we have recieved communication from Halton Region Public Health about 3 new positive cases of COVID-19 in our school community. Public Health has notified all high-risk contacts of the cases and

Weekly Update- April 19-23, 2021

“Although you have not seen him, you love him; and even though you do not see him now, you believe in him and rejoice with an indescribable and glorious joy.” 1 Peter 1:8 Technology Requests for Remote Learning- April 19 As noted in previous messaging from the Board, Monday, April 19th will be a transition

Provincial Announcement: All Schools Moving to Remote Learning After Spring Break

On April 12, 2021, the Premier of Ontario announced that all Ontario elementary and secondary schools will be moving to remote learning following the Spring Break. Read the News Release here.  According to the Ministry memo received, the decision to move to remote learning has been made to reduce mobility, and support as many households as

April 9, 2021

Dear Parents and Guardians, Thank you for continuing to follow the public health and safety measures that have kept schools open and safe for students and staff. It is our collective effort that continues to ensure your children can learn in the classroom. As per recent announcements, the province has implemented a provincewide shutdown for

Weekly Update- April 6-9th, 2021

Daily Screening Tool and Isolation Requirements We thank you for your continued support in following the Ministry and Public Health guidelines. 1. Updates to the COVID-19 School and Child Care Screening Tool.  The COVID-19 School Screening Tool has been changed and will now require students and staff with any new or worsening symptoms of COVID-19, even those with only one (1) symptom, to

Weekly Update- March 29- April 1, 2021

“For God so loved the world that He gave His only Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish but have eternal life” John 3:16 This Easter, may we remember God’s gift to us and the promise of eternal life. Voluntary COVID-19 Testing- March 30 As you may be aware, the Province of Ontario

Weekly Update- March 22- 26th, 2021

“We pray, fast, and perform the works of mercy in this time of grace, so that the Lord might find our hearts ready and fill them with the victory of his love”. Pope Francis Daily Screening Tool and Isolation Requirements We thank you for your continued support in following the Ministry and Public Health guidelines.