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Community Update-Opening Procedures September 7, 2021

“The love of Christ, welcomed with an open heart, changes us, transforms us, and makes us able to love.” ~Pope Francis Please review the following information to prepare for your child’s first day of school in Grades 1-8 on Tuesday September 7th or Wednesday September 8th. First Day of School Procedures 2021 Daily Screening for

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Community Update: May 25, 2021

Happy Victoria Day! We wish our school community a wonderful Victoria Day long weekend!  Classes resume on Tuesday May 25, 2021. St. Matthew Parish – PENTECOST PRAYER This weekend, we celebrate the solemnity of Pentecost, which concludes the Easter Season. We crown our joyful commemoration of the Lord’s Resurrection wondering at the birth of His

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Community Update: May 17 2021

It has been a beautiful week with warmer weather, sunshine and many blossoms! I hope you have been able to get outside and enjoy the spring weather! Please be sure to check your emails for correspondence from the HCDSB Communications Department this week: Parent/Guardian School Climate Survey 2021-2022 International Languages Registration Special Education Advisory Committee

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Community Update: May 3 , 2021

Catholic Education Week 2021 The 2021 theme for Catholic Education Week is “Nurturing Hope”. During this week, all HCDSB schools will participate in activities that encourage each school community and the public to celebrate this year’s theme and to discover what Catholic Education means for each of us. Throughout this week, our students will be involved

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Community Update: April 26th 2021

Remote Learning  Thank you and Reminders Thank you to all our families, teachers and students for all of your effort and support this week as we ventured into another pivot period and remote learning. We are proud of all of you and please know that together we are stronger. A few reminders: Teachers will communicate

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Community Update: April 19, 2021

We all hope that each of you had a safe, happy and healthy Spring Break. On Monday April 12th, 2021, the provincial government announced a return to remote learning following the April Break. This decision was made to reduce mobility, and support as many households as possible in staying home to help stop the spread

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Community Update: April 6 2021

May all of our St. Matthew School family be filled with countless blessings from the Lord. May your life continue to be transformed into something beautiful and magical. Happy Easter to you and your loved ones. Government Update This afternoon Premier Doug Ford announced that Ontario will enter a provincial shutdown for 28 days, beginning

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Community Update: March 29, 2021

We wish all of our families a blessed Holy Week and upcoming Easter. May the resurrection of our Saviour be a constant reminder of His love and promise of eternal life. Good Friday and Easter Monday A gentle reminder that there is no school on Good Friday and Easter Monday.  School will resume for staff

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Community Update: March 22

Crossing Guard Appreciation  The annual province-wide School Crossing Guard Appreciation Day is on Wednesday, March 24, 2021, and it is fast approaching! Rain, shine or snow, crossing guards are committed to ensuring the safety of children and pedestrians on 95 crossing locations across Oakville. This Wednesday please remember an extra smile and thank you to

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Community Update: March 15 2021

March Break & Spirit Week Please be reminded that March Break has been postponed until April 12-16, 2021. Instruction at St. Matthew will continue as scheduled this week.  The Student Ambassadors and our Intermediate students have been working to put together a week of Spirit and fun. Please see the attached flyer below: World Down Syndrome